Plaintiff Gregory Downs ("Plaintiff") is a state prisoner proceeding pro se in this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. Plaintiff filed this action on April 22, 2009. Doc. 1. On September 11, 2009, the Court screened the complaint and dismissed the complaint with leave to amend. Doc. 13. Plaintiff filed the first amended complaint on April 5, 2010. Doc. 22. On July 20, 2010, and October 29, 2010, Plaintiff filed motions to amend the complaint (Docs. 30, 32) and on November 18, 2010, Plaintiff's second amended complaint was submitted and lodged. Doc. 33. On May 11, 2011, the Court granted Plaintiff's request to amend the complaint, screened Plaintiff's second amended complaint submitted on November 18, 2010, and dismissed action without prejudice for failure to state a claim. Doc. 37. On May 23, 2011, Plaintiff filed a motion for reconsideration. Doc. 39. On June 16, 2011, Plaintiff filed a motion to file an amended complaint. Doc. 42. On November 7, 2011, the Court denied Plaintiff's motion for reconsideration and denied all pending motions as moot. Doc. 43.
1. Plaintiff's motion for leave to file an amended complaint filed December 12, 2011, is DENIED as moot (Doc. 44); and