United States District Court, W.D. Pennsylvania
August 30, 2005.
TIMOTHY COOLEEN, Plaintiff,
JOHN LAMANNA, et al., Defendants.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: SEAN McLAUGHLIN, District Judge
Timothy Cooleen's civil rights action was received by the Clerk
of Court on March 1, 2004, and was referred to the United States
Magistrate Judge Susan Paradise Baxter for report and
recommendation in accordance with the Magistrates Act,
28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1), and Rules 72.1.3 and 72.1.4 of the Local Rules for
The magistrate judge's report and recommendation, filed on
August 1, 2005, [Doc. No. 70] recommended that Defendants' motion
to dismiss or for summary judgment [Doc. No. 47] be granted. The
parties were allowed ten (10) days from the date of service to
file objections. Service was made on Plaintiff by certified mail
and on Defendants. Objections were filed by Plaintiff on August
12, 2005, and a Response to the Objections were filed by the
Defendants on August 19, 2005. After de novo review of the
case, together with the report and recommendation, objections
thereto, and response to the objections, the following order is
AND NOW, this 30th day of August, 2005,
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Defendants' motion to dismiss or
for summary judgment [Doc. No. 47] is GRANTED.
The report and recommendation of Magistrate Judge Baxter, dated
August 1, 2005, is adopted as the opinion of the Court.
The clerk is directed to mark the case closed.
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