United States District Court, E.D. Virginia, Alexandria Division
March 12, 2015
ARMIYA BANI LAGASAN, Plaintiff,
HADBAN AL-GHASEL, et al., Defendants.
ANTHONY J. TRENGA, District Judge.
This matter is before the Court on the Report and Recommendation [Doc. No. 18] of the Magistrate Judge recommending that default judgment be entered against defendants Hadban Al-Ghasel and Jimla Al-Ghasel ("defendants") and in favor of plaintiff Armiya Bani Lagasan ("plaintiff'), in the amount of $749, 351. No objections to the Report and Recommendation have been filed. The Court conducted a de novo review of the evidence in this case and adopts and incorporates the findings and recommendations of the Magistrate Judge. Accordingly, it is hereby
ORDERED that plaintiff's Motion for Default Judgment Pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 55(b)(1) [Doc. No. 13] be, and the same hereby is, GRANTED; and it is further
ORDERED that default judgment be, and the same hereby is, entered against defendants, jointly and severally, and in favor of plaintiff, in the amount of $749, 351, which consists of $369, 606 in compensatory damages under the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act ("TVPA"), $369, 606 in punitive damages under the TVPA, and an additional $10, 319 in damages for breach of contract.
The Clerk is directed to enter judgment in accordance with this Order pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 58 and to forward copies of this Order to all counsel of record and to defendants at the following addresses: