United States District Court, M.D. Tennessee, Nashville Division
November 12, 2014
SAMUEL JEFFERSON, Plaintiff,
CHARLES BARLESS, et al., Defendants.
KEVIN H. SHARP, District Judge.
Pending before the Court is a Report and Recommendation ("R & R") of the Magistrate Judge, recommending that Defendant's First Amended Motion to Dismiss Under Rule 12(b)(6), Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment (Docket Entry No. 182) be granted. No objections were made to the R & R.
Where no objections are made to the R & R, "[t]he district judge may accept, reject, or modify the recommended disposition; receive further evidence; or return the matter to the magistrate judge with instructions." Fed.R.Civ.P. 72(b). Having thoroughly reviewed the record in this case and the applicable law in accordance with Rule 72(b), the Court will accept the R & R.
Accordingly, the Court hereby rules as follows:
(1) The Report and Recommendation (Docket Entry No. 200) is hereby ACCEPTED and APPROVED;
(2) Defendant's First Amended Motion to Dismiss Under Rule 12(b)(6), Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment (Docket Entry No. 182) is hereby GRANTED; and
(3) This case is hereby DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE.
The Clerk is directed to enter Judgment in a separate document in accordance with Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 58.
It is SO ORDERED.