United States District Court, M.D. Pennsylvania
July 15, 2015
BARRY T. KOCHEL, Plaintiff,
SOUTH LEBANON TOWNSHIP and OFFICER SEAN MCCARRICK, Defendants.
YVETTE KANE, District Judge.
Before the court in the captioned action is a May 29, 2015 Report and Recommendation of the Magistrate Judge. No timely objections have been filed.
ACCORDINGLY, this 15th day of July, 2015, upon review of the record and the applicable law, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT the Court adopts the Report and Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Carlson. Defendants' motion to dismiss the plaintiff's complaint (Doc. No. 7) is DENIED with respect to defendant McCarrick, without prejudice to the filing of a properly documented motion for summary judgment, but GRANTED with respect to defendant South Lebanon Township.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED THAT this case is referred back to Magistrate Judge Carlson for pretrial management.