UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY
September 2, 2010
MICHAEL OKPOR, PLAINTIFF,
KENNEDY HEALTH SYSTEM, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Hon. Joseph H. Rodriguez United States District Judge
This matter having come before the Court upon the motion of Plaintiff to proceed in forma pauperis, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915, and the Court having considered the submissions of the Plaintiff, and for the reasons expressed in the Opinion filed the same day;
IT IS on this 2nd day of September 2010 hereby
ORDERED that Plaintiff's request to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED in part; and it is further
ORDERED that Plaintiff may proceed with his claims under § 1981 and breach of contract; and it is further
ORDERED that Plaintiff may amend his complaint with respect to his claim under § 1982, consistent with the Opinion; and it is further
ORDERED that the Plaintiff may amend his complaint with respect to him claims under § 1983 and § 1985, only as the claims pertain to Dr. Lovell and Dr. Simmerson; and it is further
ORDERED that Plaintiff's claims against Kennedy Hospital under § 1985 and §1983 are dismissed for failure to state a claim; and it is further
ORDERED that Plaintiff's § 1988 claim is dismissed.
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