Joseph v. Powell et al (INMATE 2), No. 2:2015cv00772 - Document 7 (M.D. Ala. 2015)

Court Description: OPINION. Signed by Honorable Judge Myron H. Thompson on 11/24/2015. (kh, )
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Joseph v. Powell et al (INMATE 2) Doc. 7 IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF ALABAMA, NORTHERN DIVISION HARRY JOSEPH, ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Plaintiff, v. CRENSHAW COUNTY JAIL, et al., Defendants. CIVIL ACTION NO. 2:15cv772-MHT (WO) OPINION Pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, plaintiff, a state inmate, placed filed in this lockdown lawsuit for complaining seven days that and, he during was that time, denied access to religious materials, all contact with family and legal counsel, and personal hygiene. This lawsuit is now before the court on the recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge that plaintiff’s claims against one defendant, Crenshaw County Jail, be dismissed, as it is not a legal entity and therefore not subject to suit. objections to the recommendation. There are no 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 24th day of November, 2015. _ /s/ Myron H. Thompson UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE