Ray v. Bates et al, No. 5:2011cv02019 - Document 28 (N.D. Ala. 2013)

Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge William M Acker, Jr on 12/26/13. (ASL)
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FILED 2013 Dec-26 PM 01:17 U.S. DISTRICT COURT N.D. OF ALABAMA IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ALABAMA NORTHEASTERN DIVISION ALEXANDER RAY, ) ) ) ) ) Case No. 5:11-cv-02019-WMA-JEO ) ) ) ) Plaintiff, vs. DR. JOHNNY BATES, Defendant. MEMORANDUM OF OPINION The magistrate judge filed a report and recommendation on November 26, 2013, recommending that the defendant's motion for summary judgment be granted and this cause be dismissed with prejudice. (Doc. 27.) No objections have been filed by any party. Having carefully reviewed and considered de novo all the materials in the court file, including the report and recommendation, the Court is of the opinion that the magistrate judge's report is due to be and is hereby ADOPTED and his recommendation is ACCEPTED. The Court EXPRESSLY FINDS that there are no genuine issues of material fact and that the defendant is entitled to judgment as a matter of law. Accordingly, defendant's motion for summary judgment is due to be GRANTED and this action is due to be DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. A Final Judgment will be entered. DONE this 26th day of December, 2013. ___________________________________ WILLIAM M. ACKER, JR. UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE