UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
July 14, 2009
BENNETT DEATON, PLAINTIFFS,
LELAND MCELHANEY; JOHN MCMAINS; FRANK TAYLOR; RICHARD YOUNG; MARIE FOURNIER; JON HEGNESS; WILLIAM GALE; CARL LEBLANC; LISA ROGAN; TERRANCE BROWN; LAURA FARGOSO; KATHRYN CORTEZ; SCOT DAVIS; FRANK GONZALES; JEREMY DORROUGH; TORG WOLD; DANIEL HAUETER; BRUNICK, MCELHANEY & BECKETT; AND DOES 1 THROUGH 10 INCLUSIVE, DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: S. James Otero United States District Judge
ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION OF UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 636, the Court has reviewed the First Amended Complaint and other papers along with the attached Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Rosalyn M. Chapman, as well as plaintiff's objections to the Report and Recommendation,*fn1 and has made a de novo determination.
IT IS ORDERED that (1) the Report and Recommendation is approved and adopted; (2) defendants' motion to dismiss under Rule 12(b)(6) for failure to state a claim is granted, and Judgment shall be entered dismissing all federal claims with prejudice; and (3) the Court declines to retain jurisdiction over plaintiff's state law claims, and Judgment shall be entered dismissing those claims without prejudice.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk shall serve copies of this Order, and the Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation by the United States mail on plaintiff.