IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
June 15, 2011
WAYMON R. LANIER,
ARNOLD TRANSPORTATION SERVICES, INC., DEFENDANT
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Judge Conner
AND NOW, this 15th day of June, 2011, upon consideration of the Report
Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge William T. Prince
recommending that defendant's motion for summary judgment (Doc. 45) be
and, following an independent review of the record and noting that
both counsel and
pro se plaintiff filed objections*fn1 to the report on
March 10, 2011 and March 14, 2011
(Docs. 79, 81), and the Court finding Judge Prince's analysis to be
thorough and well-
reasoned, and the court finding plaintiff's objections*fn2
to be without merit and squarely
addressed by Judge Prince's report (Doc. 75), it is hereby ORDERED
1. Defendant Arnold Transportation Services, Inc.'s motion to strike (Doc. 83) is GRANTED in part and DENIED in part. See note 1 supra.
2. The Report and Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Prince (Doc. 75) are ADOPTED.
3. Defendant's motion for summary judgment (Doc. 45) is GRANTED. The Clerk of Court is directed to enter JUDGMENT in favor of defendant and against plaintiff.
4. The Clerk of Court is directed to CLOSE this matter.
CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER United States District Judge