United States District Court, Northern District of New York
February 17, 2015
KEVIN J. JOHNSON, Plaintiff,
BRIAN FISCHER; and HAROLD H. GRAHAM, Defendants.
KEVIN J. JOHNSON, 98-B-0132 Plaintiff pro se
HON. ERIC T. SCHNEIDERMAN Attorney General for the State of New York Attorney for Defendants
CATHY Y. SHEEHAN, ESQ. Ass't Attorney General
DECISION AND ORDER
DAVID N. HURD, United States District Judge
Pro se plaintiff Kevin J. Johnson brought this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. On August 5, 2014, the Honorable Thérèse Wiley Dancks, United States Magistrate Judge, advised by Report-Recommendation that defendants' motion for summary judgment pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 56 be granted and plaintiff's complaint be dismissed. Plaintiff timely filed objections to the Report-Recommendation.
Based upon a de novo review of the portions of the Report-Recommendation to which plaintiff objected, the Report-Recommendation is accepted and adopted in all respects. See 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1).
Therefore, it is
1. Defendants' motion for summary judgment is GRANTED;
2. Plaintiffs complaint is DISMISSED in its entirety; and
3. The Clerk is directed to serve a copy of this Decision and Order upon plaintiff in accordance with the Local Rules and close the file.
IT IS SO ORDERED.