IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY
January 17, 2013
ELLA BAKER, ET AL., PLAINTIFFS,
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Hon. Jerome B. Simandle
This matter having come before the Court upon Defendant United States of America's motion to dismiss Plaintiff's Amended Complaint for lack of jurisdiction pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1)[Docket Item 14]; the Court having considered the submissions of the parties; for the reasons explained in the Opinion of today's date; and for good cause shown;
IT IS this 17th day of January, 2013 hereby ORDERED that the United States' motion to dismiss Plaintiffs' amended complaint for lack of subject matter jurisdiction pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1) is GRANTED; and it is
ORDERED that all claims against the United States arising under the Federal Tort Claims Act are dismissed without prejudice to Plaintiffs' opportunity to file a second amended complaint to cure the jurisdictional deficiencies within thirty (30) days hereof; and it is further
ORDERED that the remaining claims against the United States arising under 42 U.S.C. §§ 1983 and 1985 shall be and they hereby are, dismissed with prejudice.
JEROME B. SIMANDLE Chief U.S. District Judge
© 1992-2013 VersusLaw Inc.