Joseph v. Hofmann et al
Plaintiff: Francis Joseph
Defendant: Robert Hofmann, Randy Stoval, Corrections Corporation of America, John Ferguson, Vermont Department of Corrections, Gardener Dunn, Greg Barrett, Bessie Hughes, Bingham, John Doe #1, Jane Doe #1, Jane Doe #2, John Doe #3 and Jane Doe #3
Case Number: 1:2008cv00011
Filed: January 18, 2008
Court: US District Court for the District of Vermont
Office: Brattleboro Office
County: XX US, Outside State
Presiding Judge: J. Garvan Murtha
Presiding Judge: Jerome J. Niedermeier
Nature of Suit: Habeas Corpus (Prison Condition)
Cause of Action: 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Jury Demanded By: None

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February 10, 2009 Opinion or Order Filing 23 ORDER AFFIRMING, APPROVING and ADOPTING 18 Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation. See 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1). Defendants' 15 motion to dismiss is GRANTED in part. The following claims are hereby DISMISSED: (1) all claims aga inst the Vermont Department of Corrections; (2) all claims for damages against Robert Hofmann in his official capacity; and (3) all claims against Robert Hofmann in his individual capacity. The remainder of the case is TRANSFERRED to the United State s District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1406. Further, Robert Hofmann's 20 alternative motion to dismiss the official capacity declaratory and injuctive relief claims is GRANTED. Any appeal taken in forma pauperis from this Order would not be taken in good faith because such an appeal would be frivolous. Signed by Judge J. Garvan Murtha on 2/10/2009. (kak)
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