Murray v. New York City Dept. of Corrections et al
MEMORANDUM DECISION AND ORDER: The plaintiff's case is dismissed for failure to prosecute. Ordered by Judge Ann M. Donnelly on 1/9/2017. (Greene, Donna)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
MEMORANDUM DECISION AND
- against 16-CV-0676(AMD)(SMG)
NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF
OFFICER SPEIGHT,OFFICER LEWIS,and
AREA CAPTAIN(NAME NOT KNOWN)
IN CLERK'S OFFICE
US DISTRICT COURT E.D.N.Y,
Shield # 11223,
ANN DONNELLY,District Judge.
The plaintiff brought this action against defendants New Yoik City Department of
Corrections, Officers Gagedeen, Speight and Lewis, and Area Captain(name not known)Shield
# 11223 on February 5,2016, alleging that the defendant officers used chemical agents to
obscure his vision and then assaulted him on November 21,2015, while he was incarcerated at
the Riker's Island Correctional Facility.(Dkt. No. 1.) In a Report and Recommendation issued
on December 23,2016, Magistrate Judge Steven L. Tiscione recommended that the plaintiffs
complaint be dismissed for failure to prosecute. No party has objected to Judge Tiscione's
Report and Recommendation within the time prescribed by 28 U.S.C. §636(b)(l).
In reviewing an R&R,a district court"may accept, reject, or modify,in whole or in part,
the findings or recommendations made by the magistrate judge." 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1)(C).
Where, as here, no party has objected to the magistrate judge's recommendation,"a district court
s/Ann M. Donnelly
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