Case: Blackman v. Dist. of Columbia

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

Filed Date: July 17, 1997

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Case Summary

People

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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

Docket [PACER]

Blackman v. DC

March 6, 2017 Docket
1563

Order on Revised Consent Decree

Blackman v. DC

321 F.Supp.2d 99

June 9, 2004 Order/Opinion
498

Consent Decree

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Aug. 24, 2006 Order/Opinion

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

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Feb. 8, 2007 Monitor/Expert/Receiver Report
1934

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 Monitor/Expert/Receiver Report
2032

Agreement of Parties to Blackman/Jones Case

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007 Settlement Agreement
2032-3

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

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007 Settlement Agreement
2032-5

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

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007 Settlement Agreement
2032-4

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

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007 Settlement Agreement
2032-6

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

Blackman v. District of Columbia

Dec. 10, 2007 Settlement Agreement

Resources

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Docket

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

Last updated May 11, 2022, 8 p.m.

ECF Number Description Date Link
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 PACER
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 PACER
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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 PACER
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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 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 PACER
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 PACER
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(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 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 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 PACER
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 PACER
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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 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 PACER
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 PACER
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 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)

Oct. 10, 1997 PACER
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REPLY pursuant to the Court's oral ruling from the bench that parties file their position RE: consolidation to this case [11-2] 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 (bjsp) (Entered: 10/22/1997)

Oct. 21, 1997 PACER
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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 PACER
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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 PACER
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 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 PACER
21

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

Nov. 4, 1997 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 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 PACER
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 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 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 PACER
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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 PACER
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MOTION filed by defendant DC in 1:97-cv-01629 to decertify the class (blj) (Entered: 11/24/1997)

Nov. 21, 1997 PACER
29

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

Dec. 3, 1997 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 PACER
31

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

Dec. 11, 1997 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 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 PACER
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 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 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 PACER
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 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 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 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 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 PACER
42

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

Dec. 31, 1997 PACER
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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 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 PACER
45

SCHEDULING ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman defendants' full explanation of the meaning of the compliance report to be completed by 1/30/98; production of documents related to the named plaintiffs by DCPS to be completed by 1/30/98; if after completing the discovery related to the compliance report, plaintiffs believe they need additional discovery to support this motion for summary judgment, such discovery will be served by 2/13/98 and defendants will have until 3/16/98 to respond to such discovery; motions for summary judgment due 4/17/98 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402; response to motions due 4/28/98 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402; reply to motions due 5/5/98 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402, and cancelling motion hearing set for 2/25/98 and resetting for 9:30 5/28/98 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402 ; setting forth instructions to plaintiffs; counsel for defendants has reviewed this scheduling order and has authorized counsel for plaintiff to sign on his behalf. (N) (bm) (Entered: 01/05/1998)

Jan. 5, 1998 PACER
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AMENDED ANSWER [1-1] filed by defendants DC, DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., JEFF MYERS (ks) (Entered: 01/06/1998)

Jan. 5, 1998 PACER
47

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for plaintiffs by Andrew L. Lipps, Ky Elaine Kirby, Alisa H. Reff (ks) (Entered: 02/11/1998)

Feb. 10, 1998 PACER
48

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for plaintiffs by Charles Anthony Moran (ks) (Entered: 02/17/1998)

Feb. 13, 1998 PACER
49

MOTION filed by plaintiffs for immediate equitable relief ; Attachments (5). (ks) (Entered: 03/18/1998)

March 17, 1998 PACER
50

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: response to plaintiffs' motion for immediate equitable relief due 3/25/98; replies, if any, due 3/30/98; hearing on the motion set for 2:30 4/2/98 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402 ; if the parties are able to resolve the issues raised in plaintiffs' motion prior to the 4/2/98 hearing, plaintiffs shall file a motion to withdraw the motion for immediate equitable relief (N) (bm) (Entered: 03/18/1998)

March 18, 1998 PACER
51

MEMORANDUM by defendants in opposition to motion for immediate equitable relief [49-1] by MARY ANN BLACKMAN; Attachments. (ks) (Entered: 03/26/1998)

March 25, 1998 PACER
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REPLY by plaintiffs to response to motion for immediate equitable relief [49-1] by MARY ANN BLACKMAN; Attachments (2). (ks) (Entered: 03/31/1998)

March 30, 1998 PACER
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ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: motion hearing set for 4/2/98 at 2:30 p.m. is postponed until 10:30 a.m. 4/9/98 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402 (N) (bm) (Entered: 03/31/1998)

March 31, 1998 PACER
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ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: canceling motion hearing set for 4/9/98 at 10:30 a.m.; staying plaintiffs' motion for immediate equitable relief; if the parties are able to resolve the issues raised in plaintiffs' motion, plaintiffs shall promptly file a motion to withdraw the motion for immediate equitable relief. (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/08/1998)

April 8, 1998 PACER
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ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: lifting the stay on plaintiff's motion for immediate equitable relief; in light of the changed circumstances, the parties shall discuss whether resolutin of plaintiffs' motion is possible; the parties shall fiel a joint written status report by 4/21/98 indicating wheher plaintiffs' motion has been resolved and, if it has not, specifying the remaining legal issues to be decided. (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/14/1998)

April 14, 1998 PACER
56

JOINT MOTION by plaintiffs in 1:97-cv-01629, defendants in 1:97-cv-01629 to extend time to 4/28/98 within which defendants shall file their motion for summary judgment and plaintiffs seek a reciprocal enlargement of time to file their motion. (bm) (Entered: 04/20/1998)

April 17, 1998 PACER
57

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting joint motion to extend time to 4/28/98 within which defendants shall file their motion for summary judgment and plaintiffs seek a reciprocal enlargement of time to file their motion. [56-1] by defendant, plaintiff; cross motions due by 4/28/98 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402; responses to cross motions due by 5/11/98 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402 ; reply to cross motions due by 5/18/98 in 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402; (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/21/1998)

April 21, 1998 PACER
58

JOINT STATUS REPORT by plaintiffs and defendants; and request for a stay. (ks) (Entered: 04/22/1998)

April 21, 1998 PACER
59

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: granting joint motion to stay; staying further proceedings regarding plaintiffs' motion for immediate equitable relief pending further order of the Court. (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/23/1998)

April 22, 1998 PACER
60

MOTION filed by plaintiffs for summary judgment as to liability ; Exhibits (25). (Bulky-two binders) (ks) (Entered: 04/29/1998)

April 28, 1998 PACER
61

MOTION filed by defendants to extend time to 4/29/98 to file their motion to dismiss the complaint, or in the alternative, for summary judgment. (ks) (Entered: 04/29/1998)

April 28, 1998 PACER
62

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion to extend time to 4/29/98 to file their motion to dismiss the complaint, or in the alternative, for summary judgment [61-1] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC in 1:97-cv-01629 (N) (bm) (Entered: 04/29/1998)

April 29, 1998 PACER
63

MOTION filed by defendants to dismiss complaint [1-1], or in the alternative for summary judgment ; Exhibits (3). (Bulky) (ks) Modified on 04/30/1998 (Entered: 04/30/1998)

April 29, 1998 PACER
64

ERRATA by defendants of their statement of material facts and Declaration, inadvertence left out of their dispositive motion filed 4/29/98; Attachments. (ks) (Entered: 05/01/1998)

April 30, 1998 PACER
65

MEMORANDUM by plaintiffs in opposition to motion to dismiss complaint [1-1] [63-1]; or in the alternative, for summary judgment [63-2] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC; Declaration (1). (ks) (Entered: 05/12/1998)

May 11, 1998 PACER
66

MOTION filed by defendants to extend time to 5/12/98 to file their opposition to plaintiff's motion for summary judgment. (ks) (Entered: 05/12/1998)

May 11, 1998 PACER
67

MEMORANDUM by defendants in opposition to motion for summary judgment as to liability [60-1] by plaintiff (ks) (Entered: 05/13/1998)

May 12, 1998 PACER
68

NOTICE OF FILING by defendants of their amended statement of facts as to which there is no genuine issue. (ks) (Entered: 05/13/1998)

May 12, 1998 PACER
69

OPINION by Judge Paul L. Friedman (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/14/1998)

May 14, 1998 PACER
70

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : denying motion to decertify the class [28-1] by DC in 1:97-cv-01629; granting motion for class certification [4-1] by SHAQUETTE CURTIS in 1:97-cv-02402; consolidating the classes certified in 97-1629 and 97-2402 into a single class; setting forth definition of class; consolidated class has two subclasses; setting forth definition of subclass; setting forth certain plaintiff as part of a second subclass; plaintiffs Justin Reynolds and Donald Slaughter shall show cause by 5/28/98 why they should not be dismissed from this action ; directing plaintiffs and defendants shall file a joint status report on the status of the claims of certain plaintiffs by 2/6/99; if it appears that the claims of these plaintiffs have been resolved, plaintiffs shall file a motion to amend the complaint to substitute plaintiffs by 5/28/98. (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/14/1998)

May 14, 1998 PACER
71

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion to extend time to 5/12/98 to file their opposition to plaintiff's motion for summary judgment. [66-1] by DC in 1:97-cv-01629 (N) (dot) (Entered: 05/15/1998)

May 15, 1998 PACER
72

MOTION filed by defendants to extend time to 5/20/98 to file a reply to their motion to dismiss or in the alternative, for summary judgment. (ks) (Entered: 05/19/1998)

May 18, 1998 PACER
73

REPLY by plaintiffs to response to motion for summary judgment as to liability [60-1] by plaintiffs; Exhibits (3). (Bulky) (ks) (Entered: 05/19/1998)

May 18, 1998 PACER
74

AMENDED ORDER by Judge James Robertson: amended the last ordering paragraph of the Court's Order of 5/14/98; setting forth the amendment. (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/20/1998)

May 20, 1998 PACER
75

RESPONSE by defendants to plaintiffs' statement of material facts as to which there is no genuine issue. (zz) (Entered: 05/21/1998)

May 20, 1998 PACER
76

REPLY by defendants to response to motion for summary judgment on liability [63-2] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC (zz) (Entered: 05/21/1998)

May 20, 1998 PACER
77

MOTION filed by plaintiffs for clarification of the Court's Order of 5/14/98. (ks) (Entered: 05/27/1998)

May 26, 1998 PACER
78

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion to extend time to 5/20/98 to file a reply to their motion to dismiss or in the alternative, for summary judgment [72-1] by DC (N) (bm) (Entered: 05/28/1998)

May 28, 1998 PACER
79

JOINT STATUS REPORT by plaintiffs and defendants. (ks) (Entered: 05/28/1998)

May 28, 1998 PACER
80

NOTICE OF FILING by defendants of Declaration of Arlene Ackerman, filed in support of defendant's motions; Declaration (1). (ks) (Entered: 06/02/1998)

May 29, 1998 PACER
81

OPINION by Judge Paul L. Friedman (N) (bm) Additional attachment(s) added on 7/19/2006 (bm, ). (Entered: 06/03/1998)

June 3, 1998 PACER
82

ORDER AND JUDGMENT by Judge Paul L. Friedman: denying motion to dismiss complaint [1-1] [63-1] or in alternative for summary judgment [63-2] by JEFF MYERS, JULIUS W. BECTON JR., DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS, DC in 1:97-cv-01629; granting motion for summary judgment as to liability [60-1] by plaintiff in 1:97-cv-01629; entering judgment for plaintiffs on the issue of liability ; the parties shall file by 6/26/98 a proposed plan and scheduled for resolution of the issue of remedy; encouraging the parties to consider the possibility of recommending the appointment of a special master, mediator or outside facilitator to assist in fashioning appropriate remedies for the Court's consideration. (N) (bm) (Entered: 06/03/1998)

June 3, 1998 PACER
83

MOTION filed by defendants to alter judgment, or to amend judgment ; Attachments. (ks) (Entered: 06/18/1998)

June 17, 1998 PACER
86

JOINT MOTION by plaintiffs and defendants to extend time to 6/26/98 to file a joint proposed Plan (ks) (Entered: 07/03/1998)

June 26, 1998 PACER
84

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman: granting parties' joint request extending time to 7/2/98 to file their joint proposed plan and schedule for resolution of the issue of remedy 1:97-cv-01629, in 1:97-cv-02402 (N) (bm) (Entered: 06/30/1998)

June 30, 1998 PACER
85

RESPONSE by plaintiffs in opposition to motion to alter judgment [83-1]; or to amend judgment [83-2] by DC . (ks) (Entered: 07/02/1998)

July 1, 1998 PACER
87

RESPONSE (OPPOSITIONS) 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 to order entering judgment for plaintiffs on the issue of liability [82-1], order [82-2] (dot) (Entered: 07/06/1998)

July 2, 1998 PACER
88

RESPONSE by plaintiffs in 1:97-cv-01629 to order [82-2]; attachment (1). (dot) (Entered: 07/06/1998)

July 2, 1998 PACER
89

JOINT STATUS REPORT by defendant DC in 1:97-cv-01629 (ks) (Entered: 07/17/1998)

July 16, 1998 PACER
90

MOTION filed by plaintiffs for leave to file supplemental information in support of plaintiffs' opposition to defendant's motion to alter or amend judgment ; EXHIBIT (SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION) (ks) (Entered: 08/04/1998)

July 31, 1998 PACER
92

JOINT STATUS REPORT by plaintiffs, and defendants in 1:97-cv-01629 (zz) (Entered: 08/04/1998)

July 31, 1998 PACER
91

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion for leave to file supplemental information in support of plaintiffs' opposition to defendant's motion to alter or amend judgment [90-1] by MARY ANN BLACKMAN in 1:97-cv-01629 (N) (bm) (Entered: 08/04/1998)

Aug. 4, 1998 PACER
93

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION by plaintiffs to motion to alter judgment [83-1]; or to amend judgment [83-2] by DC (zz) (Entered: 08/04/1998)

Aug. 4, 1998 PACER
94

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : denying motion to alter judgment [83-1] or amend judgment [83-2] by DC in 1:97-cv-01629 (N) (bm) (Entered: 08/11/1998)

Aug. 11, 1998 PACER
95

MOTION filed by defendants to extend time to 8/24/98 to file their opposition to plaintiffs' proposed Plan for Resolution on the Issue of Remedy (ks) (Entered: 08/20/1998)

Aug. 19, 1998 PACER
96

ORDER by Judge Paul L. Friedman : granting motion to extend time to 8/24/98 to file their opposition to plaintiffs' proposed Plan for Resolution on the Issue of Remedy [95-1] by DC (N) (ks) (Entered: 08/21/1998)

Aug. 21, 1998 PACER
97

RESPONSE (OPPOSITIONS) by defendants to plaintiff's Proposed Plan for resolution of the issue of remedy and Order for the appointment of Court Advisor; Exhibits (5). (ks) Modified on 09/08/1998 (Entered: 08/25/1998)

Aug. 24, 1998 PACER
98

RESPONSE by plaintiffs in opposition to defendant's motion for enlargment of time. (ks) (Entered: 08/25/1998)

Aug. 24, 1998 PACER
99

SUPPLEMENTAL MEMORANDUM by defendants in opposition to plaintiffs' proposed plan for resolution of a remedy and request to appoint a Special Master. (ks) (Entered: 08/31/1998)

Aug. 28, 1998 PACER
100

REPLY by plaintiffs to response to plaintiff's proposed plan for resolution of the issue of remedy and Order for the appointment of a Court adviser [97-1] by DC; Exhibits (7); Attachments (7). (Bulky) (ks) (Entered: 09/08/1998)

Sept. 4, 1998 PACER

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