Frandsen v. Darlington et al, No. 4:2008cv00026 - Document 84 (D. Mont. 2010)

Court Description: ORDER ADOPTING FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS 81 in full. 55 Motion for Summary Judgment filed by Jeff Bragg, Dean Bennett, Keith Hedges, Travis Palmer, Morgan Kasuske, Eric Baumann is GRANTED as to Defendant Hedges. Plaintiffs claim for excessive use of force against Defendant Keith Hedges is DISMISSED with prejudice. Signed by Judge Sam E Haddon on 10/6/2010. Mailed to Frandsen. (TAG, )
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Frandsen v. Darlington et al Doc. 84 r- I I ,- I , I, )010 L :.., l: : 6 '-' ,DrT1I , 31 j i , .•. , IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT;-- i' '•• L i" '.\ FOR THE DISTRICT OF MONTANA GREAT FALLS DIVISION ROGER MARTIN FRANDSEN, Plaintiff, No. CV-08-26-GF-SEH VS. CASCADE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPUTIES MA'ITHEW DARLINGTON, MIKE MELLOT, AND SERGEANT SCOTT VANDYKEN; Md GREAT FALLS POLICE DEPT. SERGEANT ERIC BAUMANN, SERGEANT DEAN BENNETT, AND OFFICERS JEFF BRAGG, KEITH HEDGES, MORGAN KASUSKE, AND TRAVIS PALMER, ORDER DefendMts. On September 7, 20 I 0, United States Magistrate Judge Keith Strong entered his Findings Md Recommendations ' in this matter. Plaintiff did not file 1 Document No. 81 Dockets.Justia.com objections. No review is required of proposed findings and recommendations to which no objection is made. Thomas v. Am, 474 U.S. 140, 149-152 (1985). However, this Court will review Judge Strong's Findings and Recommendations for clear error. I find no clear error in Judge Strong's Findings and Recommendations and adopt them in full. ORDERED: 1. Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgmentz as to Defendant Keith Hedges is GRANTED. 2. Plaintiffs claim for excessive use offorce against Defendant Keith Hedges is DISMISSED with prejudice. DATED this d day of October, 2010. b,4411'r\ "AMB. HADDON United States District Judge 2 Document No. 55-1 2 -