Bell v. United States of America (MAG+), No. 1:2012cv00075 - Document 8 (M.D. Ala. 2012)

Court Description: OPINION. Signed by Honorable Judge Myron H. Thompson on 5/7/12. (djy, )
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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF ALABAMA, SOUTHERN DIVISION NATHAN C. BELL, ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Plaintiff, v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Defendant. CIVIL ACTION NO. 1:12cv75-MHT (WO) OPINION The plaintiff filed this lawsuit against the defendant, seeking money for damages allegedly resulting from a visit to a Veterans Affairs clinic. This lawsuit is now before the court on the recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge that the defendant s motion to set aside default judgment should be granted and the state-court default judgment be set aside and that the defendant s motion to dismiss should be granted and this case should be jurisdiction. recommendation. dismissed There for are lack no of subject-matter objections to the After an independent and de novo review of the record, the court concludes that the magistrate judge s recommendation should be adopted. An appropriate judgment will be entered. DONE, this the 7th day of May, 2012. /s/ Myron H. Thompson UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE