IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
May 14, 2013
MARILYN MARIE SMITH,
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, ET AL., DEFENDANTS
The opinion of the court was delivered by: (Judge Conner)
AND NOW, this 14th day of May, 2013, upon consideration of the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Thomas M. Blewitt (Doc. 6), recommending that plaintiff's Complaint and Amended Complaint (Docs. 1, 5) be dismissed, and, following an independent review of the record, and noting that plaintiff filed objections*fn1 to the report (Doc. 7) on April 15, 2013, and the court finding Magistrate Judge Blewitt's analysis to be thorough and well-reasoned, and the court finding the objections to be without merit and squarely addressed by Judge Blewitt's report (Doc. 6), it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. The Report and Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Blewitt (Doc. 6) are ADOPTED.
2. Plaintiff's Complaint and Amended Complaint (Docs. 1, 5) are DISMISSED with prejudice.
3. Plaintiff's motion to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED solely for the purpose of filing this action.
4. The Clerk of Court is directed to CLOSE this case.
CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER United States District Judge