Jackson v. Alabama Department of Corrections (MAG+), No. 2:2011cv00526 - Document 21 (M.D. Ala. 2012)

Court Description: OPINION. Signed by Honorable Judge Myron H. Thompson on 7/31/2012. (jg, )
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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF ALABAMA, NORTHERN DIVISION PATRICK JACKSON, ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Plaintiff, v. ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS, Defendant. CIVIL ACTION NO. 2:11cv526-MHT (WO) OPINION Plaintiff filed this lawsuit asserting a claim under the self-care provision of the Family Medical Leave Act, 29 U.S.C. ยง 2612(a)(1)(D). court on Magistrate the This lawsuit is now before the recommendation Judge that of defendant s judgment should be granted. the United motion for States summary Also before the court are plaintiff s objections to the recommendation. After an independent and de novo review of the record, the court concludes that plaintiff s objections should be overruled and the magistrate judge s recommendation adopted. An appropriate judgment will be entered. DONE, this the 31st day of July, 2012. /s/ Myron H. Thompson UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE