Ertl v. Lane (MAG+), No. 1:2009cv00693 - Document 12 (M.D. Ala. 2009)

Court Description: OPINION. Signed by Honorable Myron H. Thompson on 12/17/2009. (cc, )
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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF ALABAMA, SOUTHERN DIVISION JENNIFER L. ERTL, ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Plaintiff, v. JOHN D. LANE, Defendant. CIVIL ACTION NO. 1:09cv693-MHT (WO) OPINION The plaintiff filed this lawsuit claiming, among other things, that she was denied the right to be heard in state-court proceedings concerning the modification of child support. This lawsuit is now before the court on the recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge that the plaintiff s motion to proceed in forma pauperis should be granted; the plaintiff s motion to appeal should be denied; and the plaintiff s case should be dismissed without prejudice. Also before the court are the plaintiff s objections to the recommendation. After an independent and de novo review of the record, the court concludes that the plaintiff s objections should be overruled and the magistrate judge s recommendation adopted. An appropriate judgment will be entered. DONE, this the 17th day of December, 2009. /s/ Myron H. Thompson UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE