Estate of Loren Simpson et al v. Yellowstone County

Filing 70

ORDER GRANTING 48 Motion for Summary Judgment Signed by Judge Susan P. Watters on 1/27/2017. (AMC)

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FILED JAN 2 7 2017 Clerk IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF MONTANA BILLINGS DIVISION us o· f:tict DiStnct Ot Coun Bi/lingsontana Cause No. CV 15-99-BLG-SPW ESTATE OF LOREN SIMPSON, et al., Plaintiffs, vs. ORDER YELLOWSTONE COUNTY, et al., Defendants. Before the Court is Defendant Yellowstone County's Motion for Summary Judgment on the County's liability under Monell v. Dep 't of Soc. Servs. Of City of New York, 436 U.S. 658 (1978), and Yellowstone County's liability for punitive damages under § 1983 and Montana law. (Doc. 48). Plaintiff does not oppose the County's motion. (Doc. 63 at 2-3). Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Yellowstone County's Motion for Summary Judgment (Doc. 48) is GRANTED. DATED this &''tav-of January 2017. ~ew~ SUSAN P. WATTERS U.S. DISTRICT COURT JUDGE

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