IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
June 8, 2007
MYRON WARD, PLAINTIFF,
JOHN J. LAMANNA, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Sean J. McLaughlin United States District Judge
Plaintiff's civil rights complaint was received by the Clerk of Court on April 24, 2007 and was referred to 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 Magistrates.
The magistrate judge's report and recommendation, filed on May 16, 2007, recommended that the action be dismissed as legally frivolous in accordance with 28 U.S.C. § 1915(d) and that Plaintiff's request for leave to proceed in forma pauperis  be denied as moot. The parties were allowed ten (10) days from the date of service to file objections. Service was made on Plaintiff by certified mail at his last address of record, and on the Defendant. No objections were filed. After de novo review of the complaint and documents in the case, together with the report and recommendation, the following order is entered:
AND NOW, this 8th Day of June, 2007;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the within action is DISMISSED as legally frivolous in accordance with 28 U.S.C. § 1915(d) and that Plaintiff's request for leave to proceed in forma pauperis  is DENIED as moot.
The report and recommendation of Magistrate Judge Baxter, dated May 16, 2007,  is adopted as the opinion of this Court.
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