LAWSON v. OVERMYER et al
ORDER adopting 29 Report and Recommendation and denying 24 Motion for TRO. Signed by Judge Barbara Rothstein on 11/7/2017. (jds)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
Civil Action No. 17-38 (BJR)
ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND
MICHAEL OVERMYER, et al.,
The Court having reviewed the Report and Recommendation provided to it by Magistrate
Judge Susan Paradise Baxter, together with Plaintiff’s objection thereto, hereby adopts the R&R.
Plaintiff has moved for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction
prohibiting interference with his mails. The Magistrate Judge correctly concluded that Plaintiff
failed to satisfy the requirements that must be met before the extraordinary relief plaintiff requests
can be granted, more specifically, that Plaintiff failed to establish a likelihood of success on the
merits or that absent a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction he would suffer
likelihood of success on the merits or his irreparable injury if the relief is not granted.
Plaintiff’s objection does not remedy his failure to demonstrate either the
Now, therefore, the Court adopts the Report and Recommendation of the Magistrate Judge.
Dated this 7th day of November, 2017.
Barbara Jacobs Rothstein
U.S. District Court Judge
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