IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY CAMDEN VICINAGE
March 29, 2012
RICHARD MAY, PLAINTIFF,
RONALD SANNA, JR., AND TOWNSHIP OF LUMBERTON, DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Renee Marie Bumb United States District Judge
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THIS MATTER coming before the Court upon a motion for summary judgment by Defendants; and
THE COURT having considered the moving papers, as well as those submitted in opposition and reply, and all accompanying materials; and
FOR THE REASONS set forth in the Opinion issued herewith, IT IS on this 29th day of March 2012, hereby ORDERED that Defendants' motion for summary judgment shall be granted as to Count I, with respect to Plaintiff's First, Fifth, Sixth, and Eighth Amendment claims, Count II, and Count III; and it is further
ORDERED that Defendants' motion for summary judgment shall be denied as to Count I, with respect to Plaintiff's Fourth Amendment claims for excessive force and false arrest; and it is further
ORDERED that Defendants' motion to dismiss Plaintiff's request for punitive damages is denied with respect to Counts I and IV and granted with respect to Count III; and it is further
ORDERED that Plaintiff shall notify the Court on or before April 19, 2012, as to whether or not he wishes to pursue punitive damages against the Defendants for violations under Count IV, and to the extent he does seek to pursue such relief, he shall file supplemental briefing setting forth the propriety of this on the same date; Defendants may file an opposition on or before May 3, 2012; and it is finally
ORDERED that Defendants' motion to bar Plaintiff's expert report is dismissed without prejudice.
Renee Marie Bumb
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