United States District Court, W.D. Arkansas, El Dorado Division
May 12, 2015
KENNETH WAYNE WALLER, Plaintiff,
NURSE SHERI RICE; CAPTAIN MITCHELL; DETECTIVE ANGELA MEANS; DETECTIVE CATHY PHILLIPS; and SHERIFF MIKE MCGOUGH, Defendants.
SUSAN O. HICKEY, District Judge.
Before the Court is the Report and Recommendation filed April 23, 2015 by the Honorable Barry A. Bryant, United States Magistrate Judge for the Western District of Arkansas. (ECF No. 8). Judge Bryant recommends that Plaintiff's claims of slander, false charges, violations of the Freedom of Information Act, and harassment all be dismissed. He recommends that Defendants Angela Means and Cathy Phillips be dismissed.
The parties have not objected to the Report and Recommendation and the time to object has passed. See 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1). The Court adopts the Report and Recommendation in toto. Accordingly, Plaintiff's claims of slander, claims of false charges, claims regarding the Freedom of Information Act, and claims of harassment are hereby DISMISSED pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1915(e)(2)(B)(i-iii) and 1915A(a). As no claims remain against Defendants Angela Means and Cathy Phillips, these defendants are hereby dismissed from this action. Plaintiff's individual capacity claims against Defendants Rice, Mitchell, and McGough regarding denial of medical care, and conditions of confinement remain for further consideration.
IT IS SO ORDERED.