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Case: United States of America v. Franklin County School District

3:68-cv-04256 | U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi

Filed Date: 1968

Clearinghouse coding in progress

Case Summary

None

Related Cases

30 Related School Desegregation Cases in the Southern District of Mississippi, Southern District of Mississippi (1966)

People

For PACER's information on parties and their attrorneys, see: https://www.courtlistener.com/docket/6127288/parties/united-states-v-franklin-county-school-district/


Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Clark, Ramsey (District of Columbia)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Clark, Ramsey (District of Columbia)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document
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3:68-cv-04256

Docket [PACCER]

Jan. 9, 1981

Jan. 9, 1981

Docket

3:68-cv-04256

Docket

Feb. 10, 2011

Feb. 10, 2011

Docket

Docket

See docket on RECAP: https://www.courtlistener.com/docket/6127288/united-states-v-franklin-county-school-district/

Last updated Nov. 28, 2022, 3:24 a.m.

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Attached is a scanned copy of the original docket sheet. It will be necessary to review this docket sheet for complete information in this case, including attorneys of record, from filing through 2/10/2011. Original docket sheet and case file have been shipped to Archives. (cwl) (Entered: 02/10/2011)

Feb. 10, 2011

Feb. 10, 2011

PACER
2

NOTICE of Appearance by Lane B. Reed on behalf of Franklin County School District (Reed, Lane) (Entered: 10/14/2015)

Oct. 14, 2015

Oct. 14, 2015

PACER
3

NOTICE Report (2012- 2013) by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit, # 2 Exhibit, # 3 Exhibit, # 4 Exhibit, # 5 Exhibit, # 6 Exhibit, # 7 Exhibit, # 8 Exhibit, # 9 Exhibit, # 10 Exhibit)(Reed, Lane) (Entered: 10/14/2015)

Oct. 14, 2015

Oct. 14, 2015

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4

NOTICE of Appearance by Elizabeth Lee Maron on behalf of Franklin County School District (Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 10/15/2015)

Oct. 15, 2015

Oct. 15, 2015

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5

NOTICE of Response to January 23, 2015 Request for Information by Franklin County School District (Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 10/15/2015)

Oct. 15, 2015

Oct. 15, 2015

PACER
6

NOTICE Report (2013-2014) by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit, # 2 Exhibit, # 3 Exhibit, # 4 Exhibit, # 5 Exhibit, # 6 Exhibit, # 7 Exhibit, # 8 Exhibit, # 9 Exhibit, # 10 Exhibit)(Reed, Lane) (Entered: 10/15/2015)

Oct. 15, 2015

Oct. 15, 2015

PACER
7

NOTICE Report (2014- 2015) by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Net Membership by Race/Gender, # 2 Exhibit Net Membership by Race/Gender, # 3 Exhibit Schedule Filter: FLE, # 4 Exhibit Schedule Filter: FUE, # 5 Exhibit Schedule Filter: Middle School, # 6 Exhibit Schedule Filter: High School, # 7 Exhibit Schedule Filter: Career Tech, # 8 Exhibit Employee Summary Report: FLE, # 9 Exhibit Students Transferred into Franklin County, # 10 Exhibit Title 1 District Meeting)(Reed, Lane) (Entered: 10/16/2015)

Oct. 16, 2015

Oct. 16, 2015

PACER
8

NOTICE of Supplemental Response to January 23, 2015 Request for Information by Franklin County School District (Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 11/16/2015)

Nov. 16, 2015

Nov. 16, 2015

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9

MOTION for Declaration of Unitary Status by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Complaint, # 2 Exhibit 2 - November 7, 1969 Order, # 3 Exhibit 3 - Desegregation Plan, # 4 Exhibit 4 - November 26, 1969 Order, # 5 Exhibit 5 - November 13, 1972 Order, # 6 Exhibit 6 - May 1, 1974 Order, # 7 Exhibit 7 - January 7, 1981 Order, # 8 Exhibit 8 - Killingsworth v. Enterprise Order, # 9 Exhibit 9 - Affidavit of Murray Carlock, # 10 Exhibit 10 - 2013-2014 Annual Excerpts, # 11 Exhibit 11 - 2014-2015 Annual Excerpts, # 12 Exhibit 12 - 2015-2016 Annual Excerpts, # 13 Exhibit 13 - Resolution of Intent)(Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 12/22/2015)

Dec. 22, 2015

Dec. 22, 2015

PACER
10

MEMORANDUM in Support re 9 MOTION for Declaration of Unitary Status filed by Franklin County School District (Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 12/22/2015)

Dec. 22, 2015

Dec. 22, 2015

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11

NOTICE of Appearance by Mitzi Dease Paige on behalf of United States of America (Paige, Mitzi) (Entered: 01/07/2016)

Jan. 7, 2016

Jan. 7, 2016

PACER
12

NOTICE of Appearance by Dwayne Julian Bensing - Federal Gov on behalf of United States of America (Bensing - Federal Gov, Dwayne) (Entered: 01/11/2016)

Jan. 11, 2016

Jan. 11, 2016

PACER
13

First MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to 9 MOTION for Declaration of Unitary Status by United States of America (Bensing - Federal Gov, Dwayne) (Entered: 01/11/2016)

Jan. 11, 2016

Jan. 11, 2016

PACER
14

RESPONSE to Motion re 13 First MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to 9 MOTION for Declaration of Unitary Status filed by Franklin County School District (Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 01/20/2016)

Jan. 20, 2016

Jan. 20, 2016

PACER
15

ORDER granting 13 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response; response due 3/24/2016. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 1/25/2016. (ACF) (Entered: 01/25/2016)

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

PACER
16

NOTICE REPORT 2015-2016 by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Net Membership by Race/Gender, # 2 Exhibit Net Membership by Race/Gender, # 3 Exhibit Homeroom Roster, # 4 Exhibit Homeroom Roster, # 5 Exhibit Enrollment, # 6 Exhibit Enrollment, # 7 Exhibit Summary Employee Report, # 8 Exhibit Student Transfer, # 9 Exhibit Title I Meeting)(Reed, Lane) (Entered: 02/19/2016)

Feb. 19, 2016

Feb. 19, 2016

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17

Response in Opposition re 9 MOTION for Declaration of Unitary Status by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Complaint, # 2 Exhibit 2 - November 7, 1969 Order, # 3 Exhibit 3 - Desegregation Plan, # 4 Exhibit 4 - November 26, 1969 Order, # 5 Exhibit 5 - November 13, 1972 Order, # 6 Exhibit 6 - May 1, 1974 Order, # 7 Exhibit 7 - January 7, 1981 Order, # 8 Exhibit 8 - Killingsworth v. Enterprise Order, # 9 Exhibit 9 - Affidavit of Murray Carlock, # 10 Exhibit 10 - 2013-2014 Annual Excerpts, # 11 Exhibit 11 - 2014-2015 Annual Excerpts, # 12 Exhibit 12 - 2015-2016 Annual Excerpts, # 13 Exhibit 13 - Resolution of Intent)(Maron, Elizabeth) filed by United States of America (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit HEW Plan, # 2 Exhibit 2015 01 23 Request for Information, # 3 Exhibit 2015 02 04 Response to Information Request, # 4 Exhibit 2015 04 03 Response to Information Request, # 5 Exhibit 2016 03 04 Ltr to Def re Concerns, # 6 Exhibit 2016 03 11 Ltr to US re Extension of Time)(Bensing - Federal Gov, Dwayne) (Entered: 03/24/2016)

March 24, 2016

March 24, 2016

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18

MOTION for Discovery by United States of America (Attachments: # 1 Supplement Interrogatories)(Bensing - Federal Gov, Dwayne) (Entered: 03/24/2016)

1 Supplement Interrogatories

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March 24, 2016

March 24, 2016

PACER
19

MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT re 18 MOTION for Discovery filed by United States of America (Bensing - Federal Gov, Dwayne) (Entered: 03/24/2016)

March 24, 2016

March 24, 2016

PACER
20

REPLY to Response to Motion re 9 MOTION for Declaration of Unitary Status filed by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 14 - Civil Docket, # 2 Exhibit 15 - Weather, # 3 Exhibit 16 - Correspondence)(Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 03/31/2016)

March 31, 2016

March 31, 2016

PACER
21

RESPONSE to Motion re 18 MOTION for Discovery filed by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Wilson v. Samson Contour Energy E&P, LLC, # 2 Exhibit Greenthal v. Joyce, # 3 Exhibit Docket 20)(Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 04/07/2016)

April 7, 2016

April 7, 2016

PACER
22

REPLY to Response to Motion re 18 MOTION for Discovery filed by United States of America (Bensing - Federal Gov, Dwayne) (Entered: 04/14/2016)

April 14, 2016

April 14, 2016

PACER
23

NOTICE of Service of Response to Interrogatories by Franklin County School District (Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 04/22/2016)

April 22, 2016

April 22, 2016

PACER
24

NOTICE of Supplemental 2013-2014 Report by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 2013-2014 Teachers by race in each school)(Reed, Lane) (Entered: 06/01/2016)

June 1, 2016

June 1, 2016

PACER
25

NOTICE 2014-2015 Supplemental Report by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 2014-2015 Teachers by race in each school)(Reed, Lane) (Entered: 06/03/2016)

June 3, 2016

June 3, 2016

PACER
26

NOTICE 2015-2016 Supplemental Report by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Employee Supplemental Report)(Reed, Lane) (Entered: 06/09/2016)

June 9, 2016

June 9, 2016

PACER
27

NOTICE of Service of First Supplemental Response to Interrogatories by Franklin County School District (Reed, Lane) (Entered: 07/22/2016)

July 22, 2016

July 22, 2016

PACER
28

NOTICE of Service of Defendant's First Set of Interrogatories by Franklin County School District (Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 07/25/2016)

July 25, 2016

July 25, 2016

PACER
29

NOTICE of Service of Defendant's First Set of Request for Production by Franklin County School District (Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 07/25/2016)

July 25, 2016

July 25, 2016

PACER
30

NOTICE of Service of Defendant's First Set of Request for Admissions by Franklin County School District (Maron, Elizabeth) (Entered: 07/25/2016)

July 25, 2016

July 25, 2016

PACER
31

NOTICE of Service of Response to Admissions by United States of America re 30 Notice of Service of Request for Admissions (Bensing-Federal Gov, Dwayne) (Entered: 08/24/2016)

Aug. 24, 2016

Aug. 24, 2016

PACER
32

MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney Dwayne J. Bensing by United States of America (Bensing-Federal Gov, Dwayne) (Entered: 09/01/2016)

Sept. 1, 2016

Sept. 1, 2016

PACER
33

NOTICE of Appearance by Ceala Breen-Portnoy on behalf of United States of America (Breen-Portnoy, Ceala) (Entered: 09/14/2016)

Sept. 14, 2016

Sept. 14, 2016

PACER
34

NOTICE of Service of Response to Interrogatories by United States of America (Breen-Portnoy, Ceala) (Entered: 11/08/2016)

Nov. 8, 2016

Nov. 8, 2016

PACER
35

NOTICE of Service of Response to Request for Production by United States of America (Breen-Portnoy, Ceala) (Entered: 11/08/2016)

Nov. 8, 2016

Nov. 8, 2016

PACER
36

NOTICE REPORT OF THE FRANKLIN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (2016-2017) by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Net Membership by Race/Gender (District), # 2 Exhibit Net Membership by Race/Gender (Schools), # 3 Exhibit Homeroom Roster(FLE), # 4 Exhibit Homeroom Roster (FUE), # 5 Exhibit Class Roster Summary (FMS), # 6 Exhibit Class Roster Summary (FHS), # 7 Exhibit Summary of Full Time/ Part Time Teachers by Race, # 8 Exhibit Summary of Inter-District Transfers, # 9 Exhibit Title I Committee)(Reed, Lane) (Entered: 06/02/2017)

1 Exhibit Net Membership by Race/Gender (District)

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2 Exhibit Net Membership by Race/Gender (Schools)

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3 Exhibit Homeroom Roster(FLE)

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4 Exhibit Homeroom Roster (FUE)

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5 Exhibit Class Roster Summary (FMS)

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6 Exhibit Class Roster Summary (FHS)

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7 Exhibit Summary of Full Time/ Part Time Teachers by Race

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8 Exhibit Summary of Inter-District Transfers

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9 Exhibit Title I Committee

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June 2, 2017

June 2, 2017

RECAP
37

NOTICE of Appearance by John Simeon Hooks on behalf of Franklin County School District (Hooks, John) (Entered: 06/02/2017)

June 2, 2017

June 2, 2017

PACER
38

ORDER Signed by District Judge Henry T. Wingate on 6/8/2017 (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit, # 2 Exhibit)(hw) (Entered: 06/08/2017)

1 Exhibit

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2 Exhibit

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June 8, 2017

June 8, 2017

PACER
39

ORDER finding as moot 18 Motion for Discovery Signed by District Judge Henry T. Wingate on 6/8/2017 (hw) (Entered: 06/08/2017)

June 8, 2017

June 8, 2017

PACER
40

NOTICE OF OBJECTION OR COMMENT FORM. (PKM) (Additional attachment(s) added on 6/30/2017: # 1 Envelope) (PKM). (Entered: 06/30/2017)

June 30, 2017

June 30, 2017

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41

ATTACHMENT PROOF OF PUBLICATION- NOTICE OF FAIRNESS HEARING by Franklin County School District (Reed, Lane) (Entered: 07/10/2017)

July 10, 2017

July 10, 2017

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42

NOTICE OF OBJECTION OR COMMENT FORM (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(PKM) (Entered: 07/13/2017)

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July 13, 2017

July 13, 2017

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43

NOTICE OF OBJECTION OR COMMENT FORM (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(PKM) (Entered: 07/13/2017)

1 Envelope

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July 13, 2017

July 13, 2017

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45

NOTICE of Objection or Comment (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(MGB) (Entered: 07/17/2017)

1

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July 17, 2017

July 17, 2017

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46

NOTICE of Objection or Comment (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(MGB) (Entered: 07/17/2017)

1 Envelope

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July 17, 2017

July 17, 2017

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47

NOTICE of Objection or Comment (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(MGB) (Entered: 07/17/2017)

1 Envelope

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July 17, 2017

July 17, 2017

RECAP
48

Emergency MOTION to Seal DOCUMENT by Franklin County School District (Reed, Lane) (Entered: 07/18/2017)

July 18, 2017

July 18, 2017

RECAP
49

MEMORANDUM in Support re 48 Emergency MOTION to Seal DOCUMENT filed by Franklin County School District (Reed, Lane) (Entered: 07/18/2017)

July 18, 2017

July 18, 2017

PACER
50

NOTICE OF DEFENDANT'S UNOPPOSED EMERGENCY MOTION TO SEAL DOCUMENT by Franklin County School District re 48 Emergency MOTION to Seal DOCUMENT (Reed, Lane) (Entered: 07/18/2017)

July 18, 2017

July 18, 2017

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ORDER granting unopposed 48 Motion to Seal from public access Doc. 44. The Clerk is directed to restrict access to the document 44 for reasons set forth. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 7/18/2017. (ACF) (Entered: 07/18/2017)

July 18, 2017

July 18, 2017

PACER
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NOTICE of Objection or Comment Form (Attachments: # 1 Cover Letter, # 2 Envelope, # 3 Envelope, # 4 Priority Mail Envelope)(PKM) (Entered: 07/24/2017)

1 Cover Letter

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2 Envelope

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3 Envelope

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4 Priority Mail Envelope

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July 24, 2017

July 24, 2017

RECAP
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SUMMONS Returned Executed by Franklin County School District, Subpoena Returned (Reed, Lane) (Entered: 07/25/2017)

July 25, 2017

July 25, 2017

PACER
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Subpoena Returned (Reed, Lane) (Entered: 07/25/2017)

July 25, 2017

July 25, 2017

PACER
55

NOTICE OF OBJECTION OR COMMENT FORM (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(PKM) (Entered: 08/07/2017)

Aug. 7, 2017

Aug. 7, 2017

PACER
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NOTICE OF INTENT TO SERVE SUBPOENA to Kate Royals by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Subpoena to Kate Royals)(Hooks, John) (Entered: 08/08/2017)

Aug. 8, 2017

Aug. 8, 2017

PACER
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MOTION to Quash Motion of Kate Royals to Quash Trial Subpoena by Kate Royals (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Kate Royals Subpoena)(Gregory, Haley) (Entered: 08/08/2017)

Aug. 8, 2017

Aug. 8, 2017

PACER
58

Witness List (hw) (Entered: 08/11/2017)

Aug. 11, 2017

Aug. 11, 2017

PACER
59

Letter (Rebuttal Statement) from Carla M. Bell. (PKM) (Entered: 08/11/2017)

Aug. 11, 2017

Aug. 11, 2017

PACER
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Exhibit List (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Documents, # 2 Exhibit Documents)(hw) (Entered: 08/11/2017)

Aug. 11, 2017

Aug. 11, 2017

PACER
61

NOTICE of Service of Position Statement by United States of America (Breen-Portnoy, Ceala) (Entered: 09/01/2017)

Sept. 1, 2017

Sept. 1, 2017

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NOTICE of Position Statement by Franklin County School District (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Order Granting Unitary Status to Simpson County School District, # 2 Exhibit 2 - Affidavit of M. D. Bilbo, # 3 Exhibit 3 - Affidavit of Chris Kent, # 4 Exhibit 4 - 6/10/2014 MDE Letter to District, # 5 Exhibit 5 - Affidavit of Jack Hollingsworth)(Hooks, John) (Entered: 09/08/2017)

Sept. 8, 2017

Sept. 8, 2017

PACER

Case Details

State / Territory: Mississippi

Case Type(s):

School Desegregation

Key Dates

Filing Date: 1968