Appeal from the United States District Court
for the Eastern District of Michigan at Detroit.
No. 2:16-cv-10602—Stephen J. Murphy, III, District Judge.
Argued: March 13, 2018
Decided and Filed: April 3, 2018
Before: MERRITT, CLAY, and SUTTON, Circuit Judges.
CLAY, Circuit Judge. Plaintiff James Maben (“Maben”) appeals from the judgment
entered by the district court granting Defendant Troy Thelen’s (“Thelen”) motion for summary
judgment and dismissing the case. For the reasons set forth below, we AFFIRM in part and
REVERSE in part the judgment of the district court and REMAND the case to the district court
for proceedings consistent with this opinion.