IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
June 18, 2009
LEONARD FRED TILLMAN, PLAINTIFF,
PA DEPT. OF CORRECTIONS, 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 17, 2008 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 22, 2009, recommends that: (1) the Motion to Dismiss Complaint  filed on behalf of the DOC Defendants be granted; (2) the Motion to Dismiss Complaint  filed on behalf of Defendant Prison Health Services, Inc. be granted; and (3) the case be closed. The parties were allowed ten (10) days from the date of service in which to file objections. Service was made on Plaintiff by certified mail at the Allegheny County Jail in Pittsburgh, where he is incarcerated, and on the Defendants. 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 18th day of June, 2009;
IT IS ORDERED that: (1) the Motion to Dismiss Complaint  filed on behalf of the DOC Defendants be, and hereby is, GRANTED; (2) the Motion to Dismiss Complaint  filed on behalf of Defendant Prison Health Services, Inc. be, and hereby is, GRANTED; and (3) the within case shall be marked CLOSED.
The Report and Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Baxter , dated May 22, 2009, is adopted as the opinion of this Court.
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