UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
March 31, 2008
MALACHY COGHLAN, ET AL., PLAINTIFFS,
MARY E. PETERS, SECRETARY, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION,*FN1 DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Paul L. Friedman United States District Judge
ORDER AND JUDGMENT
This matter is before the Court on defendant's motion to dismiss the amended complaint or, in the alternative, for summary judgment. Upon consideration of the motion, the opposition, the reply, the supplemental briefs submitted by the parties, and the entire record in this case, it is hereby
ORDERED that defendant's motion to dismiss the amended complaint or, in the alternative, for summary judgment  is GRANTED; it is
FURTHER ORDERED that JUDGMENT is entered for defendant; it is
FURTHER ORDERED that this Order and Judgment shall constitute a FINAL JUDGMENT in this case; and it is
FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk of this Court shall remove Civil Action No. 05-1476 from the docket of this Court. This is a final appealable order. See FED. R. APP. P. 4(a).
An Opinion explaining the Court's reasoning will follow.