Case: Blackman v. Dist. of Columbia

1:97-cv-01629 | U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Filed Date: July 17, 1997

Clearinghouse coding in progress

Case Summary

People

For PACER's information on parties and their attrorneys, see: https://www.courtlistener.com/docket/4630153/parties/blackman-v-dc/


Judge(s)

Friedman, Paul L. (District of Columbia)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Alvarez, Karen D. (District of Columbia)

Bogin, Matthew B. (Maryland)

Bossing, Lewis (District of Columbia)

Brisbane, Latoya (District of Columbia)

Brown, James E. (District of Columbia)

Burnim, Ira Abraham (District of Columbia)

Chassy, Paul Leonard (Maryland)

Dalton, Paul S. (District of Columbia)

Dorsch, Sara (Maryland)

Judge(s)

Friedman, Paul L. (District of Columbia)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Alvarez, Karen D. (District of Columbia)

Bogin, Matthew B. (Maryland)

Bossing, Lewis (District of Columbia)

Brisbane, Latoya (District of Columbia)

Brown, James E. (District of Columbia)

Burnim, Ira Abraham (District of Columbia)

Chassy, Paul Leonard (Maryland)

Dalton, Paul S. (District of Columbia)

Dorsch, Sara (Maryland)

Drake, Ronald Lee (District of Columbia)

Eig, Michael J. (Maryland)

Fawcett, Myrna Lee (District of Columbia)

Gambale, Roberta L. (District of Columbia)

Gates, George M. (Maryland)

Gerald, Tilman L. (District of Columbia)

Glassman, Kimberly (Maryland)

Goode, Jesse P (District of Columbia)

Goodman, Tracy L. (District of Columbia)

Graff, Julia (District of Columbia)

Houck, Carolyn W. (District of Columbia)

Houston, William E. (Virginia)

Huebner, Lawrence H. (District of Columbia)

Iseman, Haylie Michelle (Maryland)

Jenefsky, Anna Elizabeth (District of Columbia)

Jester, Elizabeth T. (Virginia)

Jones-Moon, Bonita A. (District of Columbia)

Katz, Daniel Adlai (Maryland)

Kirby, Ky Elaine (District of Columbia)

Kohn, Margaret A. (District of Columbia)

Lang, Lindsey Bishop (District of Columbia)

Lipps, Andrew L. (District of Columbia)

Lipscomb, Angela (District of Columbia)

Malson, Laurel Pyke (District of Columbia)

McQuinn, Urenthea (District of Columbia)

Moran, Charles Anthony (District of Columbia)

Murrell, Travis A. (District of Columbia)

Read, Emily B. (District of Columbia)

Reff, Alisa H. (District of Columbia)

Rosenstock, Paula Amy (Maryland)

Ryan, Jane Irene (District of Columbia)

Savit, Diana Marjorie (Maryland)

Seltzer, Tamara Lynn (District of Columbia)

van Houwelingen, Luke (District of Columbia)

Williams, James E. (Virginia)

Wulkan, Donna (District of Columbia)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Abel, Charlotte A. (District of Columbia)

Adams, Eugene A. III (District of Columbia)

Alexandri, Maya (District of Columbia)

Bell, Lisa Annette (District of Columbia)

Bolden, Melvin W. Jr. (District of Columbia)

Caspari, Amy (District of Columbia)

Coleman, Lisa Kay (New York)

Copeland, Chad Wayne (District of Columbia)

Covington, Evangeline (District of Columbia)

Dahline, Susan L. (District of Columbia)

DeMarco, Juliane T. (District of Columbia)

Earl, William Johnson Jr. (District of Columbia)

Efros, Ellen A. (District of Columbia)

Frost, Shana Lyn (District of Columbia)

George, Laura (District of Columbia)

Grossman, Martin L. (District of Columbia)

Healy, Victoria Lynne (District of Columbia)

Hopkins, Cathye (District of Columbia)

Infelise, Jeffery Thomas (District of Columbia)

Latterell, Richard Allan (District of Columbia)

Margolis, Daniel Herbert (District of Columbia)

Mazych, Veleter (District of Columbia)

McManus, Laurie Pouzzner (Virginia)

Merkowitz, Maria L. (District of Columbia)

Miller, Barbara A. (District of Columbia)

Nickles, Peter J. (District of Columbia)

Perry-Gaiter, Grace (District of Columbia)

Pollak, Cary D. (District of Columbia)

Porter, Veronica A. (District of Columbia)

Potter, Jonathon F. (District of Columbia)

Racca, Andrew W. (District of Columbia)

Rezneck, Daniel A. (District of Columbia)

Rigsby, Robert (District of Columbia)

Schultz, Nancy S. (District of Columbia)

Spagnoletti, Robert J. (District of Columbia)

Taptich, Edward P. (District of Columbia)

Utiger, Robert C. (District of Columbia)

Valentine, George C. (District of Columbia)

Other Attorney(s)

Anderson, Brian C. (District of Columbia)

Baum, Lauren E. (District of Columbia)

Berlow, Robert Irving (Maryland)

Branch, David A (District of Columbia)

Nabors, Steve (District of Columbia)

Watsky, Stephen Louis (District of Columbia)

Expert/Monitor/Master

Baach, Elise T. (District of Columbia)

Klemm, Rebecca (District of Columbia)

Sundram, Clarence J. (New York)

Totenberg, Amy Mil (Georgia)

Ullman, Susan K (District of Columbia)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

1:97-cv-01629

Docket [PACER]

Blackman v. DC

March 6, 2017

March 6, 2017

Docket
1563

1:97-cv-01629

Order on Revised Consent Decree

Blackman v. DC

321 F.Supp.2d 99

June 9, 2004

June 9, 2004

Order/Opinion
498

1:97-cv-02402

Consent Decree

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Aug. 24, 2006

Aug. 24, 2006

Order/Opinion

1:97-cv-01629

Interim Report of Evaluation team for the Period August 24, 2006 - January 17, 2007

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Feb. 8, 2007

Feb. 8, 2007

Monitor/Expert/Receiver Report
1934

1:97-cv-02402

Evaluation Team Recommendations Relating to the Interim Report of the Evaluation Team for the Period August 24, 2006 - January 17, 2007

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Feb. 8, 2007

Feb. 8, 2007

Monitor/Expert/Receiver Report
2032-6

1:97-cv-01629

Draft Agreement Regarding Resolution Sessions [Exhibit to the Settlement Agreement]

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007

Dec. 10, 2007

Settlement Agreement
2032-3

1:97-cv-01629

Agreement Regarding Blackman/Jones Compensatory Education [Exhibit to the Settlement Agreement]

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007

Dec. 10, 2007

Settlement Agreement
2032-5

1:97-cv-01629

Office of the State Superintendent of Education Contract for Consulting Services [Exhibit to the Settlement Agreement]

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007

Dec. 10, 2007

Settlement Agreement
2032

1:97-cv-01629

Agreement of Parties to Blackman/Jones Case

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007

Dec. 10, 2007

Settlement Agreement
2032-4

1:97-cv-01629

Case Management: Draft Scope of Work [Exhibit to the Settlement Agreement]

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007

Dec. 10, 2007

Settlement Agreement

Resources

Docket

See docket on RECAP: https://www.courtlistener.com/docket/4630153/blackman-v-dc/

Last updated Aug. 4, 2022, 3:01 a.m.

ECF Number Description Date Link Date / Link
482

RESPONSE by plaintiff in 1:97-cv-01629 to special master report [454-1] (jf) (Entered: 04/10/2000)

April 7, 2000

April 7, 2000

PACER
1

COMPLAINT filed by plaintiff MARY ANN BLACKMAN, plaintiff PAUL CHASSY, plaintiff CAROLYN JONES, plaintiff DIANE JONES, plaintiff ROSA LONG, plaintiff CAROL DALTON, plaintiff PHYLLIS WRIGHT, plaintiff GLORIA SPRAUVE, plaintiff HAROLD SLAUGHTER (cjp) (Entered: 07/21/1997)

July 17, 1997

July 17, 1997

483

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: referring the motion of plaintiff Tammy Pleasant, mother and next friend of the minor child Anthony Pleasant, for a preliminary injunction to the Special Master, Elise Baach, to facilitate a resolution to plaintiff's claims, or, in the alternative, to issue a report and recommendation. (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/11/2000)

April 11, 2000

April 11, 2000

PACER

SUMMONS (4) issued for defendant DC, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR., defendant JEFF MYERS (cjp) (Entered: 07/21/1997)

July 17, 1997

July 17, 1997

2

NOTICE OF FILING by plaintiff PAUL CHASSY to the Court RE: copies of return service receipts; attachments (bjsp) (Entered: 08/05/1997)

Aug. 4, 1997

Aug. 4, 1997

485

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for plaintiff PAULETTE GLENN in 1:97-cv-01629 by Paul S. Dalton, Ellen Douglass Dalton (bjsp) (Entered: 04/13/2000)

April 11, 2000

April 11, 2000

PACER
3

RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of summons and complaint executed on 7/17/97 upon defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS; (COPY) (bjsp) (Entered: 08/05/1997)

Aug. 4, 1997

Aug. 4, 1997

486

MOTION (APPLICATION) filed by plaintiff PAULETTE GLENN in 1:97-cv-01629 for preliminary injunction (bjsp) (Entered: 04/13/2000)

April 11, 2000

April 11, 2000

PACER
4

ANSWER TO COMPLAINT [1−1] by defendant DC, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR., defendant JEFF MYERS . (clv) (Entered: 08/15/1997)

Aug. 14, 1997

Aug. 14, 1997

484

THIRD MONTHLY REPORT by special master Elise T. Baach in 1:97-cv-01629 ; attachments (15) (bjsp) (Entered: 04/13/2000)

April 12, 2000

April 12, 2000

PACER
488

MOTION (CONSENT) (NUNC PRO TUNC) filed by intervenor-defendant in 1:97-cv-01629 to extend time to 4/19/00 to respond to plaintiff's motion for preliminary injunction (bjsp) (Entered: 04/14/2000)

April 13, 2000

April 13, 2000

PACER
5

(CONSENT) MOTION filed by defendant DC, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR., defendant JEFF MYERS to extend time to 8/29/97 within which to file their opposition to plaintiffs' motion for class certification (bjsp) (Entered: 08/25/1997)

Aug. 22, 1997

Aug. 22, 1997

6

ORDER by Judge Gladys Kessler : granting motion to extend time to 8/29/97 within which to file their opposition to plaintiffs' motion for class certification [5−1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC response to motion(s) due by 8/29/97 ; (N) (lin) (Entered: 08/27/1997)

Aug. 27, 1997

Aug. 27, 1997

487

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: referring the motion of plaintiff Paulette Glenn, mother and next friend of the minor child Julius Johnson, for a preliminary injunction to the Special Master, Elise Baach, to facilitate a resolution to plaintiff's claims or, in the alternative, to issue a report and recommendation. (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/14/2000)

April 14, 2000

April 14, 2000

PACER
7

(CONSENT) MOTION filed by defendant DC, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR., defendant JEFF MYERS to extend time to 9/5/97 within which to file their opposition to plaintiffs' motion for class certification (bjsp) (Entered: 09/02/1997)

Aug. 29, 1997

Aug. 29, 1997

491

MOTION (consent) filed by defendant DC in 1:97-cv-01629 to extend time to 4/28/00 to respond to plaintiffs' motion for attorneys' fees and costs. (tw) (Entered: 04/19/2000)

April 17, 2000

April 17, 2000

PACER
489

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: motion by plaintiff De'Mitria Rice be held in abeyance; the Special Master shall provide reports regarding the status of the claimants on a monthly basis; in order to monitor the timely implementation of the services described in the Special Master's Report and Recommendation, defendants shall furnish the Special Master with documentation and information in the form in which it is requested and by the date it is requested. (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/18/2000)

April 18, 2000

April 18, 2000

PACER
8

ORDER by Judge Louis F. Oberdorfer : granting motion to extend time to 9/5/97 within which to file their opposition to plaintiffs' motion for class certification [7−1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC response to motion(s) due by 9/5/97 ; (N) (mon) (Entered: 09/05/1997)

Sept. 4, 1997

Sept. 4, 1997

493

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for plaintiff GLORIA ADAMS in 1:97-cv-01629 by Paul S. Dalton, Ellen Douglass Dalton (tw) (Entered: 04/19/2000)

April 18, 2000

April 18, 2000

PACER
9

RESPONSE by defendant DC, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR., defendant JEFF MYERS to the Court's order letting defendants' file this memorandum in opposition to plaintiffs' motion for class certification [8−1] (bjsp) (Entered: 09/08/1997)

Sept. 5, 1997

Sept. 5, 1997

10

REPLY by plaintiff MARY ANN BLACKMAN, plaintiff PAUL CHASSY, plaintiff CAROLYN JONES, plaintiff DIANE JONES, plaintiff ROSA LONG, plaintiff CAROL DALTON, plaintiff PHYLLIS WRIGHT, plaintiff GLORIA SPRAUVE, plaintiff HAROLD SLAUGHTER to defendants' opposition to plaintiffs' respons to the Court's order directing plaintiffs' to file their response to the class certification issue [9−1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC . (bjsp) (Entered: 09/18/1997)

Sept. 17, 1997

Sept. 17, 1997

490

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: denied in part and held in abeyance in part motion for preliminary injunction [296-1]; denying with respect to plaintiff Michael Richardson; holding in abeyance with respect to the ten other plaintiffs; the Special Master shall continue to monitor the efforts of DCPS and shall provide the Court witht he results of such monitoring in a further report (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/18/2000)

April 18, 2000

April 18, 2000

PACER
494

MOTION filed by plaintiff GLORIA ADAMS in 1:97-cv-01629 for preliminary injunction compelling the defendant to hold an IEP/MDT meeting. (tw) (Entered: 04/19/2000)

April 18, 2000

April 18, 2000

PACER
11

ORDER by Judge Louis F. Oberdorfer : motion hearing set for 3:30 9/30/97 ; (N) (mon) Modified on 09/24/1997 (Entered: 09/24/1997)

Sept. 22, 1997

Sept. 22, 1997

492

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion to extend time to 4/28/00 to respond to plaintiffs' motion for attorneys' fees and costs. [491-1] by DC (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/19/2000)

April 19, 2000

April 19, 2000

PACER
12

MOTION filed by plaintiff MARY ANN BLACKMAN, plaintiff PAUL CHASSY, plaintiff CAROLYN JONES, plaintiff DIANE JONES, plaintiff ROSA LONG, plaintiff CAROL DALTON, plaintiff PHYLLIS WRIGHT, plaintiff GLORIA SPRAUVE, plaintiff HAROLD SLAUGHTER for leave to file and permit service of supplemental pleadings EXHIBIT AMENDED COMPLAINT and EXHIBITS ) (bjsp) (Entered: 09/30/1997)

Sept. 29, 1997

Sept. 29, 1997

13

JOINT MEET AND CONFER STATEMENT/REPORT PURSUANT TO L.R. 206(d) filed by plaintiff MARY ANN BLACKMAN, plaintiff PAUL CHASSY, plaintiff CAROLYN JONES, plaintiff DIANE JONES, plaintiff ROSA LONG, plaintiff CAROL DALTON, plaintiff PHYLLIS WRIGHT, plaintiff GLORIA SPRAUVE, plaintiff HAROLD SLAUGHTER, defendant DC, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR., defendant JEFF MYERS . (bjsp) (Entered: 09/30/1997)

Sept. 29, 1997

Sept. 29, 1997

495

NOTICE OF CHANGE OF ADDRESS by James E. Williams III in 1:97-cv-01629, Elizabeth Tacy Jester in 1:97-cv-01629 representing plaintiff in 1:97-cv-01629. New address: Jester and Williams 206 G Street, NE, Suite 100 Washington DC 20002 (202) 546-4696. (dam) (Entered: 04/21/2000)

April 20, 2000

April 20, 2000

PACER
496

MOTION filed by plaintiff in 1:97-cv-01629 for attorney fee and costs against DC in 1:97-cv-01629, DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629, JULIUS W. BECTON JR. in 1:97-cv-01629, JEFF MYERS in 1:97-cv-01629 ; exhibits (1) (dam) (Entered: 04/21/2000)

April 20, 2000

April 20, 2000

PACER

MOTION HEARING before Judge Louis F. Oberdorfer motion of plaintiffs for class certification heard and taken under advisement. Reporter: Vernell Marshall (mon) (Entered: 09/30/1997)

Sept. 30, 1997

Sept. 30, 1997

14

MEMORANDUM OF LAW by plaintiff MARY ANN BLACKMAN, plaintiff PAUL CHASSY, plaintiff CAROLYN JONES, plaintiff DIANE JONES, plaintiff ROSA LONG, plaintiff CAROL DALTON, plaintiff PHYLLIS WRIGHT, plaintiff GLORIA SPRAUVE, plaintiff HAROLD SLAUGHTER to the Court pursuant to the Judge's 9/30/97 request that plaintiffs' submit this memorandum (bjsp) (Entered: 10/06/1997)

Oct. 3, 1997

Oct. 3, 1997

497

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : denying motion to extend time to 4/19/00 to respond to plaintiff's motion for preliminary injunction [488-1] by SHERITA TAYLOR TAYLOR (bm) (Entered: 04/21/2000)

April 21, 2000

April 21, 2000

PACER
15

MEMORANDUM by defendant DC, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR., defendant JEFF MYERS in opposition to request for consolidation with a related matter (bjsp) (Entered: 10/14/1997) DIANE JONES, plaintiff ROSA LONG, plaintiff CAROL DALTON, plaintiff PHYLLIS WRIGHT, plaintiff GLORIA SPRAUVE, plaintiff HAROLD SLAUGHTER (bjsp) (Entered: 10/22/1997)

Oct. 10, 1997

Oct. 10, 1997

498

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: referring the motion of plaintiff Gloria Adams, mother and next friend of the minor child Latoya Adams, for a preliminary injunction to the Special Master, Elise Baach, to facilitate a resolution to plaintiff's claims or, in the alternative, to issue a report and recommendation. (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/21/2000)

April 21, 2000

April 21, 2000

PACER
16

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER by Judge Louis F. Oberdorfer : Granting the motion of plaintiffs for class certification; certifying plaintiff class in accordanace with Rule 23 of FRCP. (N) (N) (mon) (Entered: 10/22/1997)

Oct. 22, 1997

Oct. 22, 1997

499

TRANSCRIPT filed for date(s) of October 1, 1999. Reporter: Santa Theresa Zizzo (tw) (Entered: 04/26/2000)

April 25, 2000

April 25, 2000

PACER
500

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for claimant DANIEL THOMAS in 1:97-cv-01629 by Elizabeth Jester and James E. Williams (tb) (Entered: 04/27/2000)

April 26, 2000

April 26, 2000

PACER

CASE REASSIGNED to Judge Paul L. Friedman (lpp) (Entered: 10/24/1997)

Oct. 23, 1997

Oct. 23, 1997

501

MOTION filed by plaintiff MICHAEL RICHARDSON in 1:97-cv-01629 for attorney fee against DC in DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629 (tw) (Entered: 04/28/2000)

April 27, 2000

April 27, 2000

PACER
18

MOTION (NUNC PRO TUNC) filed by defendant DC, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR., defendant JEFF MYERS to extend time to 10/31/97 within which to file their opposition to plaintiffs' motion to permit service of supplemental pleadings (bjsp) (Entered: 10/27/1997)

Oct. 24, 1997

Oct. 24, 1997

19

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion to extend time to 10/31/97 within which to file their opposition to plaintiffs' motion to permit service of supplemental pleadings [18−1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC (N) (bm) (Entered: 10/29/1997)

Oct. 29, 1997

Oct. 29, 1997

502

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: granting defendant's motion extending time to 5/2/00 within which to respond to plaintiffs' motion for attorneys' fees and costs; defendant's to respond to motion for attorneys' fees and costs due 5/2/00 (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/28/2000)

April 28, 2000

April 28, 2000

PACER
503

MOTION filed by claimant DANIEL THOMAS in 1:97-cv-01629 for preliminary injunction ; "Let this be filed" J. FRIEDMAN (tb) (Entered: 05/01/2000)

April 28, 2000

April 28, 2000

PACER
20

MOTION (nunc pro tunc) filed by defendant to extend time to 11/17/97 to respond to plaintiffs' motion to permit service oif supplemental pleadings (blj) (Entered: 11/04/1997)

Nov. 3, 1997

Nov. 3, 1997

504

MEMORANDUM by defendant DC in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR. in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant JEFF MYERS in 1:97-cv-01629 in opposition to motion for attorney fee against DC in DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629 [501-1] by MICHAEL RICHARDSON, motion for attorney fee and costs against DC in 1:97-cv-01629, DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629, JULIUS W. BECTON JR. in 1:97-cv-01629, JEFF MYERS in 1:97-cv-01629 [496-1] by plaintiffssssssss (tw) (Entered: 05/01/2000)

April 28, 2000

April 28, 2000

PACER
21

RESPONSE by plaintiffs to court's scheduling order [19−1] (blj) (Entered: 11/05/1997)

Nov. 4, 1997

Nov. 4, 1997

505

RESPONSE by defendant DC in 1:97-cv-01629 in opposition to motion for attorney fee against DC in DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629 [501-1] by MICHAEL RICHARDSON . (tw) (Entered: 05/03/2000)

May 2, 2000

May 2, 2000

PACER
22

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: status conference set for 2:00 11/13/97 ; the parties should be prepared to discuss how this case should proceed and whether this case should be consolidated with C.A. 97−2402 and/or C.A. 95−2192. (N) (bm) (Entered: 11/06/1997)

Nov. 6, 1997

Nov. 6, 1997

506

RESPONSE by defendant DC in 1:97-cv-01629 in opposition to motion for attorney fee against DC in DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629 [501-1] by MICHAEL RICHARDSON, motion for attorney fee and costs against DC in 1:97-cv-01629, DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629, JULIUS W. BECTON JR. in 1:97-cv-01629, JEFF MYERS in 1:97-cv-01629 [496-1] by plaintiffssssssss . (tw) (Entered: 05/08/2000)

May 4, 2000

May 4, 2000

PACER
23

RESPONSE by plaintiff in opposition to motion to extend time to 11/17/97 to respond to plaintiffs' motion to permit service of supplemental pleadings [20−1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC . (ks) (Entered: 11/10/1997)

Nov. 7, 1997

Nov. 7, 1997

24

NOTICE OF FILING by defendants DC, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., JEFF MYERS of proposed scheduling order. (ks) (Entered: 11/10/1997)

Nov. 7, 1997

Nov. 7, 1997

507

MEMORANDUM by defendant DC in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR. in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant JEFF MYERS in 1:97-cv-01629 in opposition to motion for attorney fee against DC in DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629 [501-1] by MICHAEL RICHARDSON, motion for attorney fee and costs against DC in 1:97-cv-01629, DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629, JULIUS W. BECTON JR. in 1:97-cv-01629, JEFF MYERS in 1:97-cv-01629 [496-1] by plaintiffssssssss (tw) (Entered: 05/08/2000)

May 5, 2000

May 5, 2000

PACER
25

RESPONSE by plaintiffs to court's order scheduling status conference [22−1], order [22−2] (blj) (Entered: 11/13/1997)

Nov. 12, 1997

Nov. 12, 1997

508

MOTION (consent) filed by plaintiff in 1:97-cv-01629 to extend time to 5/19/00 to reply to defendants' opposition to plaintiffs' motion for attorneys' fees and costs. (tw) (Entered: 05/10/2000)

May 9, 2000

May 9, 2000

PACER

STATUS CONFERENCE before Judge Paul L. Friedman: defendants' motion for decertification of the class due 11/21/97; plaintiffs' response to motion due 12/5/97; defendants' reply to motion due 12/12/97; cross motions due 1/27/98; response to motions due 2/10/98; reply to cross motions due 2/17/98; motion hearing set for 10:00 2/25/98 Reporter: Santa Zizzo (bm) (Entered: 11/13/1997)

Nov. 13, 1997

Nov. 13, 1997

509

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for plaintiff ELIZABETH JONES in 1:97-cv-01629, plaintiff WAYNE YOUNG in 1:97-cv-01629 by Elizabeth Jester and James E. Williams. (tw) (Entered: 05/10/2000)

May 10, 2000

May 10, 2000

PACER
513

MOTION filed by plaintiff MICHAEL RICHARDSON in 1:97-cv-01629 to extend time to 5/19/00 to reply to defendants memorandum in opposiiton to plaintiff's petition for fees. (tw) (Entered: 05/12/2000)

May 10, 2000

May 10, 2000

PACER
26

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for defendants DC, DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., JEFF MYERS by Lisa A. Bell (blj) (Entered: 11/17/1997)

Nov. 14, 1997

Nov. 14, 1997

510

MOTION filed by plaintiff ELIZABETH - JONES in 1:97-cv-01629, plaintiff WAYNE YOUNG in 1:97-cv-01629 for preliminary injunction ; exhibits (7) (tw) (Entered: 05/10/2000)

May 10, 2000

May 10, 2000

PACER

*** ALL DOCKET ENTRIES WILL BE FILED AND DOCKETED TO CA 97−1629 PER CONSOLIDATED ORDER FILED 11/17/97 *** (ks) (Entered: 11/17/1997)

Nov. 17, 1997

Nov. 17, 1997

27

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : consolidating case CA 97−1629 with CA 97−2402 ; confirming dates set at the status conference held 11/13/97. (N) (ks) (Entered: 11/17/1997)

Nov. 17, 1997

Nov. 17, 1997

511

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion to extend time to 5/19/00 to reply to defendants' opposition plaintiffs' motion for attorneys' fees and costs. [508-1] plaintiffs (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/11/2000)

May 11, 2000

May 11, 2000

PACER

MEMORANDUM by defendants in opposition to motion for class certification prior to preliminary injunction. [4−1] by SHAQUETTE CURTIS (ks) (Entered: 11/24/1997)

Nov. 21, 1997

Nov. 21, 1997

512

STATUS REPORT by plaintiff in 1:97-cv-01629; exhibts (4) (tw) (Entered: 05/12/2000)

May 11, 2000

May 11, 2000

PACER
28

MOTION filed by defendant DC in 1:97−cv−01629 to decertify the class (blj) (Entered: 11/24/1997)

Nov. 21, 1997

Nov. 21, 1997

518

SUPPLEMENTAL (second) by plaintiffs in 1:97-cv-01629 to the 1/10/00 objection to proposed revised settlement agreement [413-1] by DC; Attachment (1). (ks) (Entered: 05/17/2000)

May 12, 2000

May 12, 2000

PACER
29

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for plaintiffs in 1:97−cv−01629 by Tamara Lynn Seltzer (blj) (Entered: 12/04/1997)

Dec. 3, 1997

Dec. 3, 1997

514

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion to extend time to 5/19/00 to reply to defendants memorandum in opposiiton to plaintiff's petition for fees. [513-1] by MICHAEL RICHARDSON (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/15/2000)

May 15, 2000

May 15, 2000

PACER
515

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: referring the motion of plaintiff Daniel Thomas for a preliminary injunction to the Special Master, Elise Baach, to facilitate a resolution to plaintiff's claims or, in the alternative, to issue a report and recommendation. (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/15/2000)

May 15, 2000

May 15, 2000

PACER
30

RESPONSE by plaintiff in 1:97−cv−01629 in opposition to motion to decertify the class [28−1] by DC . (JMF) (Entered: 12/08/1997)

Dec. 5, 1997

Dec. 5, 1997

516

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: referring the motion of plaintiff Elizabeth Jones, next friend of the minor child Wayne Young, for a preliminary injunction to the Special Master, Elise Baach, to facilitate a resolution to plaintiff's claims or, in the alternative, to issue a report and recommendation (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/15/2000)

May 15, 2000

May 15, 2000

PACER
31

LETTER dated 12/9/97 to Judge Friedman from co−counsel for plaintiffs. (bm) (Entered: 12/11/1997)

Dec. 11, 1997

Dec. 11, 1997

517

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: defendants shall file and hand deliver to Chambers, class counsel, Ronald L. Drake and the Special Master a memorandum accompanied by appropriate affidavits or declarations due 4:00 5/18/00 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402; if defendants do not submit the memorandum by 4:00 5/18/00, or if defendants are unable to attache the required affidavits or declarations because the statements noted are untrue, a hearing set for 2:00 5/19/00 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402 ; if the Court receives the memorandum and affidavits or declarations in a timely manner and is satisfied with their contents, the Court will cancel the hearing and so notify the parties. (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/17/2000)

May 17, 2000

May 17, 2000

PACER
32

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: directing counsel shall not communicate with the Court by letter; all requests, notices and other communications shall be contained in motions or other appropriate filings made in accordance with Local Rules 106, 108 and 110; directing the Office of the Clerk shall cause the attached letter dated 12/9/97 to be filed; defendants' counsel shall the letter as a motion and shall by 12/18/97; status conference set for 10:00 12/22/97 in 1:97−cv−01629, in 1:97−cv−02402 (N) (bm) (Entered: 12/11/1997)

Dec. 11, 1997

Dec. 11, 1997

519

REPORT OF SPECIAL MASTER (Fourth Monthly): filed by Elise T. Baach in 1:97-cv-01629. (tw) (Entered: 05/18/2000)

May 17, 2000

May 17, 2000

PACER
33

MOTION (CONSENT) filed by defendant in 1:97−cv−01629 to extend time to respond to plaintiffs' motion to permit service of supplemental pleadings, and to reply to plaintiffs' opposition to 12/15/97 (blj) (Entered: 12/15/1997)

Dec. 12, 1997

Dec. 12, 1997

34

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion to extend time to respond to plaintiffs' motion to permit service of supplemental pleadings, and to reply to plaintiffs' opposition to 12/15/97 [33−1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC; reply to motions due by 12/15/97 in 1:97−cv−01629, in 1:97−cv−02402 (N) (bm) (Entered: 12/16/1997)

Dec. 15, 1997

Dec. 15, 1997

520

OPINION AND ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion for preliminary injunction [228-1] by KEVONA STAFFORD, SHARON STAFFORD; setting forth instructions to DCPS; directing the Special Master shall issue a supplemental report and recommendation with respect to the status of Kevona Stafford by 6/30/00; hearing set for 2:00 6/12/00 (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/19/2000)

May 18, 2000

May 18, 2000

PACER
521

RESPONSE by defendant DC in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629 to the Court's May 16, 2000 order and plaintiffs' status report [517-1], order [517-2]; exhibits (8) (tw) (Entered: 05/19/2000)

May 18, 2000

May 18, 2000

PACER
36

MOTION filed by defendants in 1:97−cv−01629 to extend time to 12/17/97 to respond to plaintiffs' motion to permit service of supplemental pleadings (blj) (Entered: 12/17/1997)

Dec. 15, 1997

Dec. 15, 1997

522

REPLY by plaintiff MICHAEL RICHARDSON in 1:97-cv-01629 to defendants' opposition to plaintiffs' motion for attorney in 1:97-cv-01629 [501-1]. (tw) (Entered: 05/19/2000)

May 18, 2000

May 18, 2000

PACER
35

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: granting defendants' motion for enlargement of time; extending time to 12/17/97 to reply to dispositive motions in 1:97−cv−01629, in 1:97−cv−02402 (N) (bm) (Entered: 12/17/1997)

Dec. 17, 1997

Dec. 17, 1997

37

REPLY by defendant in 1:97−cv−01629 to response to motion to decertify the class [28−1] by DC; exhibits (3) (blj) (Entered: 12/18/1997)

Dec. 17, 1997

Dec. 17, 1997

524

REPLY by plaintiffs in 1:97-cv-01629 to defendant's opposition to motion for fees for fee litigation [501-1],[496-1] (tw) (Entered: 05/23/2000)

May 19, 2000

May 19, 2000

PACER
38

RESPONSE (OPPOSITIONS) by plaintiff MARY ANN BLACKMAN in 1:97−cv−01629 to status report [17−1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC in 1:97−cv−02402; attachment (1) (blj) (Entered: 12/19/1997)

Dec. 18, 1997

Dec. 18, 1997

523

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: cancelling the hearing scheduled for 5/19/00 (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/22/2000)

May 22, 2000

May 22, 2000

PACER
525

STRICKEN FROM THE RECORD PURSUANT TO ORDER FILED 5/23/00 MEMORANDUM by defendant DC in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant JULIUS W. BECTON JR. in 1:97-cv-01629, defendant JEFF MYERS in 1:97-cv-01629 in opposition to plaintiff's motion for preliminary injunction [510-1]; exhibits (3) (tw) Modified on 05/24/2000 (Entered: 05/23/2000)

May 22, 2000

May 22, 2000

PACER
39

RESPONSE by defendants in 1:97−cv−01629 to plaintiffs' request for discovery [31−1]; Exhibit (1) (blj) (Entered: 12/19/1997)

Dec. 18, 1997

Dec. 18, 1997

STATUS CONFERENCE before Judge Paul L. Friedman: parties to agree on a schedule for limited discovery. Reporter: Santa Zizzo (bm) (Entered: 12/22/1997)

Dec. 22, 1997

Dec. 22, 1997

526

REPORT OF SPECIAL MASTER: filed by Elise T. Baach in 1:97-cv-01629; attachments (4) (tw) (Entered: 05/24/2000)

May 23, 2000

May 23, 2000

PACER
527

REPORT OF SPECIAL MASTER: filed by Elise T. Baach in 1:97-cv-01629; attachments (2) (tw) (Entered: 05/24/2000)

May 23, 2000

May 23, 2000

PACER
40

MOTION filed by defendants in 1:97−cv−01629 for leave to file amended answers to the complaints ; Exhibits (AMENDED ANSWERS FOR 97−1629 AND 97−2402) (blj) (Entered: 12/22/1997)

Dec. 22, 1997

Dec. 22, 1997

528

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : striking memorandum in opposition response plaintiffs' motion for preliminary injunction [525-1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC; setting forth instructions to the Clerk of the Court (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/24/2000)

May 23, 2000

May 23, 2000

PACER
41

RESPONSE by plaintiffs to motion for leave to file amended answers to the complaints [40−1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC (ks) (Entered: 01/05/1998)

Dec. 31, 1997

Dec. 31, 1997

529

MOTION filed by plaintiff in 1:97-cv-01629 for leave to late file reply to the defendant's opposition to the plaintiff's motion for attorneys' fees and costs ; EXHIBIT (Reply) (tw) Modified on 05/30/2000 (Entered: 05/30/2000)

May 26, 2000

May 26, 2000

PACER
42

JOINT STATUS REPORT by plaintiffs and defendants and proposed order relating to discovery. (ks) (Entered: 01/05/1998)

Dec. 31, 1997

Dec. 31, 1997

530

MOTION (consent) filed by plaintiff in 1:97-cv-01629 for leave to file late on today's date a reply to the defendant's opposition to the plaintiffs' motion for attorneys' fees and costs ; EXHIBIT (Reply) (tw) Modified on 05/30/2000 (Entered: 05/30/2000)

May 26, 2000

May 26, 2000

PACER
43

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion for leave to file amended answers to the complaints [40−1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC in 1:97−cv−01629 (N) (bm) (Entered: 01/05/1998)

Jan. 5, 1998

Jan. 5, 1998

531

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion for leave to file by 5/26/00 a reply to the defendant's opposition to the plaintiffs' motion for attorneys' fees and costs [530-1] [529-1] by plaintiffs (N) (bm) (Entered: 06/01/2000)

June 1, 2000

June 1, 2000

PACER
44

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: setting forth instructions to defendants after reviewing the status report relating to discovery submitted by the parties 12/31/97; if after receipt of the above information, plaintiffs believe they need additional information to support a motion for summary judgment, they will not be precluded from making additional discovery requests. (N) (bm) (Entered: 01/05/1998)

Jan. 5, 1998

Jan. 5, 1998

Case Details

State / Territory: District of Columbia

Case Type(s):

Education

Key Dates

Filing Date: July 17, 1997

Plaintiffs

Attorney Organizations:

Bazelon Center

Case Details

Availably Documents:

Trial Court Docket