United States District Court, Western District of Washington, Tacoma
April 6, 2015
KYLE LEE PAYMENT, Plaintiff,
RON FRAKER, DARREN HEAWARD, BRIAN PEDERSON, ROY CORTEZ, Defendants.
ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
BENJAMIN H. SETTLE United States District Judge
This matter comes before the Court on the Report and Recommendation (“R&R”) of the Honorable Karen L. Strombom, United States Magistrate Judge. Dkt. 35. The Court having considered the R&R and the remaining record, and no objections having been filed, does hereby find and order as follows:
(1) The R&R is ADOPTED;
(2) The Court GRANTS defendants’ motion for summary judgment as to defendants Fraker and Heaward and they are DISMISSED from this action with prejudice; and
(3) The Court DENIES defendants’ motion regarding defendants Pederson and Cortez as to the First Amendment retaliation claim against them.