UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT CENTRAL DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS URBANA DIVISION
October 16, 2007
ANTHONY PAUL YOUNG, PLAINTIFF,
PUBLIC DEFENDER OFFICE AND DIXON CORRECTIONAL CENTER, DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Michael P. McCUSKEY Chief U.S. District Judge
A Report and Recommendation (#32) was filed by the Magistrate Judge in the above cause on September 24, 2007. More than ten (10) days have elapsed since the filing of the Recommendation and no objections have been made. See 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1).*fn1 The Recommendation of the Magistrate Judge is, therefore, accepted by the court. See Video Views, Inc. v. Studio 21, Ltd, 797 F.2d 538 (7th Cir. 1986).
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED THAT:
(1) The Report and Recommendation (#32) is accepted by this court.
(2) The Motion to Dismiss (#11) filed by Defendant Office of the Public Defender of Champaign County, Illinois,*fn2 is GRANTED. Plaintiff's Complaint (#5) is dismissed with prejudice as to any federal claims against the Office of the Public Defender for lack of jurisdiction. Any purported state law claims are dismissed without prejudice so that they may be filed in state court.
(3) This case is terminated.