Gordon v. Watts et al

Filing 44

DECISION AND ORDER: ORDERED, that the 43 Report and Recommendation is APPROVED and ADOPTED in its ENTIRETY. ORDERED, that this case is DISMISSED based upon Plaintiff's failure to prosecute and to comply with this Court's Orders and Local Rules, pursuant to Rule 41(b) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Northern District of New York Local Rule 41.2(b). ORDERED, that Defendants' 23 Motion to Dismiss or for Summary Judgment is DENIED as MOOT. Signed by Senior Judge Lawrence E. Kahn on 3/24/09. (Order served on the Clerk of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, where Plaintiff has an appeal pending and on Plaintiff by regular mail) (alh, )

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK JUKEN WASHINGTON GORDON, Plaintiff, -vHARRELL WATTS, et al., Defendants. 9:06-CV-450 (LEK/ DEP) DECISION AND ORDER This matter comes before the Court following a Report-Recommendation filed on February 27, 2009, by the Honorable David E. Peebles, United States Magistrate Judge, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 636(b) and L.R. 72.3(c) of the Northern District of New York. Report-Rec. (Dkt. No. 43). Within ten days, excluding weekends and holidays, after a party has been served with a copy of a Magistrate Judge's Report-Recommendation, the party "may serve and file specific, written objections to the proposed findings and recommendations," FED. R. CIV. P. 72(b), in compliance with L.R. 72.1. No objections have been raised in the allotted time with respect to the ReportRecommendation filed by Judge Peebles. Furthermore, after examining the record, the Court has determined that the Report-Recommendation is not subject to attack for plain error or manifest injustice. Accordingly, it is hereby ORDERED, that the Report-Recommendation (Dkt. No. 43) is APPROVED and ADOPTED in its ENTIRETY; and it is further ORDERED, that this case is DISMISSED based upon Plaintiff's failure to prosecute and to 1 comply with this Court's Orders and Local Rules, pursuant to Rule 41(b) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Northern District of New York Local Rule 41.2(b); and it is further ORDERED, that Defendants' Motion to dismiss or for summary judgment (Dkt. No. 23) is DENIED as moot; and it is further ORDERED, that the Clerk forward a copy of this dismissal Order to the Clerk of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, where Plaintiff currently has an appeal pending (USCA case number 08-1595-pr); and it is further ORDERED, that the Clerk serve a copy of this Order on all parties. IT IS SO ORDERED. DATED: March 24, 2009 Albany, New York 2

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