In Re: Ohio Execution Protocol Litigation, No. 2:2011cv01016 - Document 1263 (S.D. Ohio 2017)

Court Description: DECISION AND ORDER DENYING TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDERS. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael R. Merz on 9/28/2017. (kpf)
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In Re: Ohio Execution Protocol Litigation Doc. 1263 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF OHIO EASTERN DIVISION AT COLUMBUS In re: OHIO EXECUTION PROTOCOL LITIGATION, Case No. 2:11-cv-1016 Chief Judge Edmund A. Sargus, Jr. Magistrate Judge Michael R. Merz This Order relates to Plaintiffs Campbell and Tibbetts DECISION AND ORDER DENYING TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDERS This 42 U.S.C. § 1983 method-of-execution case is before the Court on Plaintiff Raymond Tibbetts Second Motion) and Plaintiff Alva Campbell’s Amended Motion for a Stay of Execution, a Temporary Restraining Order, and a Preliminary Injunction (ECF No. 1262). For the reasons given for denying a temporary restraining order with respect to former Plaintiff Gary Otte (In re: Ohio Execution Protocol Litig (Otte), 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 138456 (S.D. Ohio Aug. 29, 2017), copy at ECF No. 1178), the temporary restraining order portions of the instant Motions are denied without prejudice to the other portions of those Motions. September 28, 2017. s/ Michael R. Merz United States Magistrate Judge 1 Dockets.Justia.com