The opinion of the court was delivered by: Hon. Stephen M. Orlofsky
This matter having come before the Court on Defendants' Motion to Dismiss, pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6), Justin T. Loughry, Esq. and Lawrence W. Lindsay, Esq., LOUGHRY and LINDSAY, LLC, Paul J. Hirsh, Esq., PAUL HIRSH, P.C., Audrey J. Bomse, Esq., appearing on behalf of Plaintiffs and Andrew J. Kyreakakis, Esq., AMBRIOSIO, KYREAKAKIS & DILORENZO, LLP, appearing on behalf of Plaintiff, Junius Williams; Mark M. Roselli, Esq., KUSNIRIK & FORNARO, appearing on behalf of Defendants; and,
The Court having considered the moving papers of the Defendants in support of their Motion to Dismiss, and the papers of Plaintiffs in opposition to that Motion; and,
For the reasons set forth in the Opinion filed concurrently with this Order;
IT IS, on this 13th day of March, 2003, hereby ORDERED that:
(1) Defendants' Motion to Dismiss Plaintiffs' Charge of Conspiracy pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1985(3), is GRANTED as to all Plaintiffs except the following: Tony Bacon; Frederick Brown; Alfonso Torres; Carlos Martinez; Hamzah Olugbala Abdullah-Jaleel (a.k.a. Todd Snell Randolph); Charles Anderson; Eugene Brice; David Brown; Lawrence Casele; Jimmy DeJesus; William Faccone; Kevin Gaines; David Gill (a.k.a. Kyle Harding); Raymond Harris; Pedro Hernandez; Michael Hinderson; Darren Holland; George H. Jenkins; Hampton Jenks; Gene A. Jones; William Jones; MacArthur Lee; Angel Leon; Jimmie Lewis, Jr.; Angel Lopez; Gregory Lynch; Moises Maldonado; Dan McCallum; Donnie McClendon; Everett McLean; Luis G. Mejias; Henry Mitchell; John Negron; Joe L. Parks; Richard Pettigrew; Calvin Pilgrim; Jon Pocknett; Mark Rawlins; Eddie Rhodes; Fenton Riddick; Cherrod Roberts; Eric Roberts; Abdul R. Shabazz; Bernard Short; Stack Stackhouse; Jonathan Sylvester; Ronald Temple; Alvin Thornton; Walter Weaver; and Junius Williams;
(2) Defendants' Motion to Dismiss Plaintiffs' Sixth Amended Complaint is DENIED in all other respects.
STEPHEN M. ORLOFSKY United States District Judge