Scales v. Talladega County Department of Human Resources et al, No. 1:2013cv01195 - Document 14 (N.D. Ala. 2016)

Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION ADOPTING and ACCEPTING the 13 Magistrate Judge's Findings and Recommendation. Signed by Judge Virginia Emerson Hopkins on 8/16/2016. (JLC)
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Scales v. Talladega County Department of Human Resources et al Doc. 14 FILED 2016 Aug-16 PM 02:01 U.S. DISTRICT COURT N.D. OF ALABAMA IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ALABAMA EASTERN DIVISION RORY SCALES, Petitioner, v. TALLADEGA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES, et al., Respondents. ) ) ) ) ) CIVIL NO. 1:13-CV-1195-VEH ) ) ) ) ) MEMORANDUM OF OPINION The magistrate judge filed findings and recommendation on July 26, 2016 (doc. 13) recommending that the petition for writ of habeas corpus be dismissed for lack of subject matter jurisdiction. The parties were allowed fourteen days from the entry of the findings and recommendation in which to file objections. No objections have been filed. Having carefully reviewed and considered de novo all the materials in the court file, the Court is of the opinion that the magistrate judge's findings are due to be and are hereby ADOPTED and her recommendation is ACCEPTED. Accordingly, the petition for writ of habeas corpus is due to be DISMISSED without prejudice for lack of subject matter jurisdiction. A Final Judgment will be entered. Dockets.Justia.com As to the foregoing it is SO ORDERED this the 16th day of August, 2016. VIRGINIA EMERSON HOPKINS United States District Judge 2