United States District Court, W.D. Pennsylvania
September 5, 2014
BRYAN ANGLE, II, Plaintiff,
EDS SHIRLEY MOORE SMEAL, et al., Defendants.
CATHY BISSOON, District Judge.
This case has been referred to United States Magistrate Judge Susan Paradise Baxter for pretrial proceedings in accordance with the Magistrates Act, 28 U.S.C. §§ 636(b)(1)(A) and (B), and Rules 72.C and 72.D of the Local Rules for Magistrates.
On July 31, 2014, the magistrate judge issued a Report (Doc. 26) recommending that Defendants' Motion to Dismiss (Doc. 22) be granted; that, therefore, Plaintiff's Fourteenth Amendment due process claim be dismissed; that Plaintiff's Motion for Change of Venue (Doc. 25) be denied; and that all of Plaintiff's remaining claims be dismissed under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e)(2). Service of the Report and Recommendation was made on the parties, and Plaintiff has filed objections. See Doc. 27.
After a de novo review of the pleadings and documents in the case, together with the Report and Recommendation and the Objections thereto, the following Order is entered:
Defendants' Motion to Dismiss (Doc. 22) is GRANTED, and, therefore, Plaintiff's Fourteenth Amendment due process claim is DISMISSED; Plaintiff's Motion for Change of Venue (Doc. 25) is DENIED; and all of Plaintiff's remaining claims are DISMISSED under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e)(2).
The Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation dated July 31, 2014 hereby is adopted as the Opinion of the District Court.
IT IS SO ORDERED.