United States District Court, E.D. California
FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING
DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR JUDGMENT ON THE PLEADINGS, [ECF
Shannon Sorrells is appearing pro se and in forma pauperis in
this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983.
before the Court is Defendants' motion for judgment on
the pleadings, filed November 30, 2017.
action is proceeding against Defendants Horton and Mehlhoff
for deliberate indifference to a serious medical need in
violation of the Fourteenth Amendment.
March 13, 2017, Defendant Mehlhoff waived filing an answer.
March 14, 2017, the Court issued the discovery and scheduling
23, 2017, Defendant Horton filed an answer to the complaint.
26, 2017, the Court extended the deadline to file an
exhaustion motion for summary judgment to July 14, 2017, and
extended all other deadlines and provisions to both
14, 2017, Defendants filed an exhaustion-related motion for
summary judgment. Plaintiff filed an opposition on July 31,
2017, and Defendants filed a reply on August 1, 2017.
November 14, 2017, the undersigned issued Findings and
Recommendations recommending that Defendants'
exhaustion-related motion for summary judgment be denied.
November 30, 2017, Defendants filed a motion for judgment on
the pleadings. Plaintiff did not file an opposition.
November 14, 2017 Findings and Recommendations were adopted
in full on March 23, 2018, and Defendants'
exhaustion-related motion for summary judgment was denied.