IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
October 11, 2011
MITCHELL REDDICK, PLAINTIFF
CUMBERLAND COUNTY PRISON, ET AL., DEFENDANTS
The opinion of the court was delivered by: (Chief Judge Kane)
ORDER THE BACKGROUND OF THIS ORDER IS AS FOLLOWS:
Presently pending before the Court is Magistrate Judge Carlsons's Report and Recommendation. (Doc. No. 7.) In his report, Judge Carlson recommends that Plaintiff's motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis (Doc. No. 4) be granted, but that Plaintiff's complaint (Doc. No. 1) be dismissed without prejudice, provided that Plaintiff correct the defects cited in the report within twenty days of a dismissal order (Doc. No. 7 at 16). No timely objections have been filed. On September 12, 2011, Plaintiff filed a motion to amend his complaint. (Doc. No. 8.)
ACCORDINGLY, on this 11th day of October 2011, upon review of the record and the applicable law, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
1. The Report and Recommendation (Doc. No. 7) is ADOPTED.
2. Plaintiff's motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED.
3. The above-captioned case shall be REMANDED to Magistrate Judge Carlson for further proceedings.
Yvette Kane, Chief Judge United States District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
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