Welch v. Estes et al, No. 5:2014cv00250 - Document 22 (N.D. Ala. 2016)

Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION Signed by Judge William M Acker, Jr on 1/4/16. (SAC )
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Welch v. Estes et al Doc. 22 FILED 2016 Jan-04 PM 02:41 U.S. DISTRICT COURT N.D. OF ALABAMA IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ALABAMA NORTHEASTERN DIVISION DARIUS WELCH, Plaintiff, v. DEWAYNE ESTES, et al., Defendants. ) ) ) ) ) Case No. 5:14-cv-00250-WMA-TMP ) ) ) ) MEMORANDUM OF OPINION The magistrate judge filed a report and recommendation on December 15, 2015, recommending that the defendants’ motion for summary judgment be granted and this cause be dismissed with prejudice. (Doc. 21). 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 defendants are entitled to judgment as a matter of law. Accordingly, the defendants’ 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. Dockets.Justia.com DONE this the 4th day of January, 2016. _______________________________ WILLIAM M. ACKER, JR. UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE