UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
September 11, 2009
EDWARD BURGESS, PLAINTIFF,
LESTER N. WRIGHT, ASSOCIATE COMMISSIONER/CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER; LARRY SEARS, SUPERINTENDENT; GLENN CHAMPAGNE, FACILITY HEALTH SERVICE DIRECTOR; DR. CAHILL, FACILITY DIRECTOR; LOUISE TICHENOR, DR.; AND MR. BOYEA, INMATE GRIEVANCE PROGRAM SUPERVISOR, DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gary L. Sharpe, U.S. District Judge
The above-captioned matter comes to this court following a Report-Recommendation by Magistrate Judge David R. Homer, duly filed August 19, 2009. Following ten days from the service thereof, the Clerk has sent the file, including any and all objections filed by the parties herein.
No objections having been filed, and the court having reviewed the Magistrate Judge's Report-Recommendation for clear error, it is hereby
ORDERED, that the Report-Recommendation of Magistrate Judge David R. Homer filed August 19, 2009 is ACCEPTED in its entirety for the reasons state therein, and it is further
ORDERED, that the defendant's motion to dismiss (Dkt. No. 24) is GRANTED as to defendants Wright and Sears in all respects and that those two defendants be DISMISSED from the action, and it is further
ORDERED, that the defendant's motion to dismiss is DENIED as to Burgess' Eighth Amendment claim regarding medical treatment for his neck, and it is further
ORDERED, that the defendants' motion to dismiss is GRANTED in all other respects to all remaining claims, and it is further
ORDERED, that the Clerk of the court serve a copy of this order upon the parties in accordance with this court's local rules.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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