United States District Court, Western District of Washington, Tacoma
February 23, 2015
KEITH ANDERSON, Plaintiff,
CITY OF BREMERTON, Defendant.
ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
ROBERT J. BRYAN, United States District Judge.
This matter comes before the Court on United States Magistrate Judge Karen L. Strombom’s Report and Recommendation. Dkt. 4. The Court has considered the Report and Recommendation, plaintiff’s response, and the file herein.
On December 19, 2014, plaintiff filed a civil complaint and an application to proceed in forma pauperis. Dkt. 1. On December 22, 2014, the Court notified plaintiff of the deficiencies in plaintiff’s complaint and warned plaintiff that the case may dismissed if plaintiff fails to correct noted deficiencies. Dkt. 2.
In response, on January 21, 2015, plaintiff filed a motion to voluntarily dismiss this case without prejudice. Dkt. 3.
Magistrate Judge Strombom recommends that the Court grant plaintiff’s motion and dismiss this case without prejudice. Dkt. 4. On February 18, 2015, plaintiff filed a response, confirming his desire to dismiss this case without prejudice. Dkt. 5. Accordingly, the Court should adopt Judge Strombom’s Report and Recommendation and dismiss this case without prejudice.
The Court, having reviewed Magistrate Judge Karen L. Strombom’s Report and Recommendation, and the remaining record, does hereby ORDER:
(1) The Court ADOPTS the Report and Recommendation (Dkt. 4).
(2) Pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 41(a)(1)(A), the Court grants plaintiff’s motion to voluntarily dismiss this action without prejudice.
(3) This case is DISMISSED without prejudice.
(4) The Clerk shall direct copies of this Order to all counsel and to Magistrate Judge Strombom.