United States District Court, W.D. Pennsylvania
September 27, 2005.
KENNETH GILLAM and JESSICA GILLAM, Plaintiffs
STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY, Defendant.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: KIM GIBSON, District Judge
This matter was referred to Magistrate Judge Keith A. Pesto for
pretrial proceedings in accordance with the Magistrates Act,
28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1), and subsections 3 and 4 of Local Rule 72.1
for Magistrate Judges.
On September 7, 2005, the Magistrate Judge filed a Report and
Recommendation, docket no. 20, recommending that defendant's
motion for summary judgment, docket no. 15, be granted.
The parties were notified that pursuant to
28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1), they had ten days to serve and file written objections
to the Report and Recommendation. Plaintiffs filed timely
objections, docket no. 21, to which defendant filed a timely
response, docket no. 22.
After de novo review of the record and the Report and
Recommendation, and after consideration of the objections to the
Report and Recommendation and the response thereto, the following
order is entered: AND NOW, this 26th day of September, 2005, it is
ORDERED that the defendant's motion for summary judgment,
docket no. 15, is granted. The Report and Recommendation is
adopted as the opinion of the Court. The Clerk shall mark this
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