Spreadbury v. Bitterroot Public Library et al, No. 9:2011cv00064 - Document 193 (D. Mont. 2011)

Court Description: ORDER that the Court DECLINES to adopt Judge Lynch's Findings and Recommendations (dkt # 181) concerning Lee Entetprises, Inc.'s motion for summary judgment, subject to reconsideration when the stay is lifted. Furthermore, all motions pertaining to Lee Entetprises, Inc. are DENIED as moot, subject to renewal when the stay is lifted. Signed by Judge Donald W. Molloy on 12/16/2011. (APP, ) Modified on 12/16/2011 to reflect copy mailed to Spreadbury this date (APP, ). (Entered: 12/16/2011)
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Spreadbury v. Bitterroot Public Library et al Doc. 193 FILED DEc 16 2011 PATRICK A.. -T. E. DUFFY ,CLERK ~-.~' --'~, r ClERi<~ 0I.JiA IN THE UNIlED STAlES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF MONTANA MISSOULA DIVISION ) ) ) ) ) } } ) ) ) MICHAEL E. SPREADBURY, Plaintiff, vs. BITIERRooT PUBLIC LIBRARY, CITY OF HAMlLTON, LEE ENTERPRISES, INC., and BOONE KARLBERG P.C. CV 11-64-M-DWM-JCL ORDER ) ) Defendants. -------------------------} United States Magistrate Judge Jeremiah C. Lynch issued Findings and Recommendations (dkt # 181) concerning Lee Enterprises, Inc.' s motion for summary judgment (dkt # 108). Before the Court could consider them, however, Defendant Lee Enterprises, Inc. filed for bankruptcy, automatically staying the -1­ Dockets.Justia.com case as against Lee Entetprises, Inc. pursuant to II U.S.C. § 362(a). Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Court DECLINES to adopt Judge Lynch's Findings and Recommendations (dkt # 181) concerning Lee Entetprises, Inc.'s motion for summary judgment, subject to reconsideration when the stay is lifted. Furthermore, all motions pertaining to Lee Entetprises, Inc. are DENIED as moot, subject to renewal when the stay is lifted. Dated this J.£/::day ofDecember, 201 L -2­