D. GORDON BRYANT, Jr., Magistrate Judge.
Proceeding pro se and in forma pauperis, Plaintiff Maurice Eugene Dancy filed this action under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. On April 7, 2016, the court issued a Report recommending that the district court dismiss Plaintiff's Complaint as time barred. On March 23, 2017, the district court declined to adopt the court's Report and Recommendation and transferred this case back to the undersigned judge's docket to further develop the facts of the case and to address the merits of Plaintiff's claims. ECF No. 15. Accordingly, the April 7, 2016. Report and Recommendation (ECF No. 10) is