TURCOTTE v. LEPAGE, No. 1:2011cv00312 - Document 17 (D. Me. 2012)

Court Description: ORDER AFFIRMING RECOMMENDED DECISION OF THE MAGISTRATE JUDGE - adopting Report and Recommended Decision re 11 Report and Recommendations for 8 Motion to Dismiss filed by PAUL R LEPAGE. By JUDGE D. BROCK HORNBY. (mnw)
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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF MAINE MICHAEL P. TURCOTTE, PLAINTIFF v. PAUL R. LePAGE, STATE OF MAINE GOVERNOR, DEFENDANT ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) CIVIL NO. 1:11-cv-312-DBH ORDER AFFIRMING RECOMMENDED DECISION OF THE MAGISTRATE JUDGE On November 30, 2011, the United States Magistrate Judge filed with the court, with copies to the parties, her Recommended Decision. The plaintiff filed an objection to the Recommended Decision on December 19, 2011, and a supplemental objection on December 29, 2011. I have reviewed and considered the Recommended Decision, together with the entire record; I have made a de novo determination of all matters adjudicated by the Recommended Decision; and I concur with the recommendations of the United States Magistrate Judge for the reasons set forth in the Recommended Decision, and determine that no further proceeding is necessary and that oral argument would not be helpful. It is therefore ORDERED that the Recommended Decision of the Magistrate Judge is hereby ADOPTED. The defendant s motion to dismiss is GRANTED and the Amended Complaint is DISMISSED as moot. SO ORDERED. DATED THIS 13TH DAY OF JANUARY, 2012 /S/D. BROCK HORNBY D. BROCK HORNBY UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE