IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
April 13, 2011
PENN-TRAFFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT ; SCOTT INGLESE, BOTH IN HIS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY AND AS PRINCIPAL OF PENN-TRAFFORD HIGH SCHOOL; DEBORAH KOLONAY, BOTH IN HER INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY AND AS SUPERINTENDENT OF PENN-TRAFFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT; HARRY SMITH, BOTH IN HIS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY AND AS ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT OF PENN-TRAFFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Terrence F. McVerry United States District Judge
Judge Terrence F. MvVerry / Chief Magistrate Judge Lisa Pupo Lenihan
The Complaint in the above captioned case was received by the Clerk of Court on September 3, 2010, and was referred to Chief United States Magistrate Judge Lisa Pupo Lenihan for pretrial proceedings in accordance with the Magistrate Judges Act, 28 U.S.C. §636(b)(1), and Local Rules of Court 72.C and 72.D.
The Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation (ECF. No. 10), filed on February 9, 2011, recommended that the Motion to Dismiss filed by defendants (ECF No. 6) be granted with respect to plaintiff's claims of punitive damages and denied as to all other claims. The parties were advised they were allowed fourteen (14) days from the date of service to file written objections to the report and recommendation. No objections have been filed. After review of the pleadings and documents in the case, together with the report and recommendation, the following order is entered:
AND NOW, this 13th day of April, 2011;
IT IS HEREBY DERED that Defendants' Motion to Dismiss (Doc. No. 6) is GRANTED with respect to plaintiff's claims of punitive damages and DENIED in all other respects.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Report and Recommendation (Doc. No. 10) of Chief Magistrate Judge Lenihan, dated February 9, 2011, is adopted as the opinion of the court.
By the Court:
Lisa Pupo Lenihan United States Magistrate Judge
Counsel of record
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