IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
September 12, 2012
MIFFLIN COUNTY REGIONAL POLICE DEPT., CPL. ROBERT L. HAINES, JR., LT. STEVE KNUDSON, PTLM. ETTINGER, AND CHIEF WILLIAM HERKERT, JR., DEFENDANTS
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Judge Conner
AND NOW, this 12th day of September, 2012, upon consideration of the Report and Recommendation (Doc. 117) of United States Magistrate Judge Malachy E. Mannion, recommending that plaintiff's motion for summary judgment (Doc. 103) be denied, and, following an independent review of the record and noting that plaintiff filed objections*fn1 to the report on August 28, 2012 (Doc. 118), and the court finding Judge Mannion's analysis to be thorough and well-reasoned, and the court finding plaintiff's objections to be without merit and squarely addressed by Judge Mannion's report (Doc. 10), it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. The report and recommendation of Magistrate Judge Mannion (Doc. 117) are ADOPTED.
2. Plaintiff's motion for summary judgment (Doc. 103) is DENIED.
3. A revised pretrial/trial schedule shall issue by separate order.
CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER United States District Judge