Case: U.S. V. STATE OF MICHIGAN

4:87-cv-00346 | U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan

Filed Date: Sept. 16, 1987

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Case Summary

People


Judge(s)

Gibson, Benjamin F. (Michigan)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Davis, Tawana E. (District of Columbia)

Fidler, Gayle D. (District of Columbia)

Guzman, Philip A. (District of Columbia)

LaVille, Daniel M. (Michigan)

Stern, Robert H. (District of Columbia)

Stutman, Edward A. (District of Columbia)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Harsh, Edith C. (Michigan)

McCargar, George L. (Michigan)

Meadows, Mark S. (Michigan)

Judge(s)

Gibson, Benjamin F. (Michigan)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Davis, Tawana E. (District of Columbia)

Fidler, Gayle D. (District of Columbia)

Guzman, Philip A. (District of Columbia)

LaVille, Daniel M. (Michigan)

Stern, Robert H. (District of Columbia)

Stutman, Edward A. (District of Columbia)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Harsh, Edith C. (Michigan)

McCargar, George L. (Michigan)

Meadows, Mark S. (Michigan)

Wheeker, Thomas R. (Michigan)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

Docket

USA v. Michigan, State of

May 17, 1994 Docket

Docket

Last updated May 13, 2022

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49

STATUS ORDER ( 2 pages) by Magistrate Hugh W. Brenneman Jr. ; Status report of Deft due 11/6/89 (cc: all counsel) Three additional reports are expected at future dates. No further Court action unless review of reports or motion requires otherwise. No further Court proceedings are scheduled pending final motion by the State. (dhop) (Entered: 10/31/1989)

Oct. 16, 1989
50

STATUS REPORT (CONSENT DECREE PLAN PROGRESS REPORT VI) by defendant MI Dpt Mental Health (dhop) (Entered: 10/31/1989)

Oct. 18, 1989
51

STATUS REPORT (Joint) (CONSENT DECREE PLAN PROGRESS REPORT VII) dated April 16, 1990 filed by dft MI Dept of Mental Health w/Proof of Service (skb) Modified on 04/17/1990 (Entered: 04/17/1990)

April 17, 1990
52

STATUS REPORT by pltf of the Tenth Quarterly Progress and Compliance Report of July, 1990 for Northville Regional Psychiatric Hospital w/Attachments 1-24 and the Justice Consent Decree Progress Report X for Ypsilanti Regional Psychiatric Hospital of July, 1990 w/Proof of Service (skb) (Entered: 08/17/1990)

Aug. 16, 1990
53

TRANSCRIPT filed by Court Reporter, Jarratt W. Martin, on Motion to Recuse and Order, on July 1, 1988 before Judge Richard A. Enslen. (bd) (Entered: 09/14/1990)

Sept. 4, 1990
54

STATUS REPORT by defendant MI Dpt Mental Health w/Proof of Service (skb) (Entered: 11/07/1990)

Nov. 2, 1990
55

NOTICE of hearing: status conf scheduled 2:30p.m. on 2/22/91 before Mag. Judge Hugh W. Brenneman, Jr. (cc: to all counsel 1/31/91) (skb) (Entered: 01/31/1991)

Jan. 30, 1991
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DEPOSITION filed by deft pursuant to the Consent Judgment Michigan Dept of Mental Health Ypsilanti Regional Psychiatric Hospital (Justice Consent Decree, Progress Report XI dated January, 1991) (skb) (Entered: 02/19/1991)

Feb. 13, 1991
58

PROOF OF SERVICE by deft for pleading numbers 56 & 57 pursuant to the Consent Judgment (skb) (Entered: 02/19/1991)

Feb. 13, 1991
59

STATUS REPORT by plaintiff (skb) (Entered: 02/19/1991)

Feb. 14, 1991
60

STATUS REPORT by defendants (skb) (Entered: 02/21/1991)

Feb. 20, 1991

PROCEEDING before Magistrate Judge Hugh W. Brenneman Jr.; Status Conference held (skb) Modified on 04/26/1991 (Entered: 02/25/1991)

Feb. 22, 1991
61

MOTION by defts to dissolve injunction, discharge judgment, terminate jurisdiction, close case and dismiss case w/prejudice w/Brief in Support and Proof of Service (skb) (Entered: 02/25/1991)

Feb. 22, 1991
62

OPPOSITION by pltf to defts' motion to dissolve injunction, discharge judgment, terminate jurisdiction, close case and dismiss case w/prejudice [61-1] (skb) (Entered: 04/01/1991)

March 28, 1991
63

MOTION by pltf to extend time to respond to defts Motion to Dissolve Injunction, Terminate Jurisdiction, Close Case and Dismiss Case w/Prejudice w/Certificate of Svc and Proposed Order attached (skb) Modified on 04/18/1991 (Entered: 04/18/1991)

April 17, 1991
64

PROGRESS (STATUS) REPORT IX by deft MI Dpt Mental Health Kalamazoo Regional Psychiatric Hospital w/proof of svc (krv) (Entered: 04/25/1991)

April 22, 1991
65

ORDER (1 pg) by Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson granting USA's motion to extend time to respond to defts Motion to Dissolve Injunction, Terminate Jurisdiction, Close Case and Dismiss Case w/Prejudice [63-1]; such response is due 30 days from the entry of this order (ddl set for 5/24/91) [61-1] (cc: all counsel) (krv) (Entered: 04/26/1991)

April 24, 1991
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ANSWER (RESPONSE) by deft State of Michigan to pltf's motion for extension of time [63-1] and request to grant deft's motion w/PROPOSED ORDER for termination of consent decree and proof of svc (krv) (Entered: 04/26/1991)

April 25, 1991
66

SUPPLEMENT by deft State of Michigan to their motion to dissolve injunction, discharge judgment, terminate jurisdiction, close case and dismiss case w/prejudice (same document as above) (krv) (Entered: 04/26/1991)

April 25, 1991
67

ORDER (2 pgs) by Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson denying defts motion to dissolve injunction, discharge judgment, jurisdiction, close case and dismiss case w/prejudice [61-1] (cc: to all counsel 4/26/91) (skb) (Entered: 04/29/1991)

April 25, 1991
68

MOTION by deft Michigan, State of for reconsideration of the courts denial of defts' motion to dissolve injunction, discharge judgment, terminate jurisdiction, close case and dismiss case w/prejudice entered on 4/25/91 w/Brief in Support, Exhibit A and Proof of Svc (skb) (Entered: 05/03/1991)

May 3, 1991
69

OPPOSITION by pltf to defts motion for reconsideration of the courts denial of defts' motion to dissolve injunction, discharge judgment, terminate jurisdiction, close case and dismiss case w/prejudice entered on 4/25/91 [68-1] (skb) (Entered: 05/16/1991)

May 16, 1991
70

ORDER (5 pgs) by Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson denying defts' motion for reconsideration of the courts denial of defts' motion to dissolve injunction, discharge judgment, jurisdiction, close case and dismiss case w/prejudice entered on 4/25/91; and denying deft's motion for reconsideration of this Court's April 24, 1991 Order granting pltf's motion for an extension of time (denied) as moot [68- 1] (cc: to all counsel 5/29/91) (skb) (Entered: 05/29/1991)

May 28, 1991
71

MOTION by defts for order to dissolve injunction , and for order to discharge judgment , and for order to terminate jurisdiction , and to dismiss case w/prejudice w/Brief in Support, Exhibits A-C and Proof of Svc (skb) Modified on 07/10/1991 (Entered: 07/01/1991)

June 27, 1991
72

AFFIDAVIT of James J. Coleman (skb) (Entered: 07/08/1991)

July 3, 1991
73

PROGRESS REPORT XII (STATUS REPORT) of the Northville Regional Psychiatric Hospital w/narrative and attachments 1 - 31 (wrm) (Entered: 08/29/1991)

Aug. 29, 1991
74

OBJECTION (OPPOSITION) by pltf to defts' motions for order to dissolve injunction [71-1], for order to discharge judgment [71-2], for order to terminate jurisdiction [71-3] and to dismiss case w/prejudice [71-4] w/attachments (wrm) (Entered: 09/03/1991)

Sept. 3, 1991
75

NOTICE of hearing: setting motions for order to dissolve injunction [71-1], for order to discharge judgment [71-2], for order to terminate jurisdiction [71-3] and to dismiss case w/prejudice [71-4] at 9:30 am on 9/24/91 in courtroom 601 (cc: all counsel) (wrm) (Entered: 09/11/1991)

Sept. 9, 1991
76

BRIEF IN REPLY by defts to pltfs' objections(response) to defts' motions for order to dissolve injunction [71-1], for order to discharge judgment [71-2], for order to terminate jurisdiction [71-3] and to dismiss case w/prejudice [71-4] w/proof of svc (wrm) (Entered: 09/20/1991)

Sept. 18, 1991
77

ATTORNEY SUBSTITUTION: terminating attorney Edward A. Stutman for USA and substituting attorney Philip A. Guzman w/certificate of svc (wrm) (Entered: 09/20/1991)

Sept. 18, 1991
78

MEMORANDUM OPINION and SCHEDULING ORDER (2 pgs) by Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson stating that parties respective experts will tour the Kalamazoo Regional Psychiatric Hospital; the experts tours and exchange of reports shall constitute all discovery permitted in this matter and also setting defts' motions for order to dissolve injunction [71-1], for order to discharge judgment [71-2], for order to terminate jurisdiction [71-3] and to dismiss case w/prejudice [71-4] all at 9:30am on 2/20/92 and 2/21/91 (cc: all counsel 9/26/91) (wrm) (Entered: 09/26/1991)

Sept. 24, 1991

PROCEEDING before Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson; continued to February 21, 1992 (wrm) (Entered: 09/26/1991)

Sept. 24, 1991
79

PROGRESS REPORT X (STATUS REPORT) by deft MI Dpt Mental Health w/proof of svc (wrm) (Entered: 10/29/1991)

Oct. 25, 1991
80

TRANSCRIPT of Motion Hearing dated 9/24/91 before Chief Judge Gibson filed (wrm) (Entered: 11/20/1991)

Nov. 19, 1991
81

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE by Robert H. Stern on behalf of plaintiff (wrm) (Entered: 11/27/1991)

Nov. 25, 1991
82

ORDER (2 pgs) by Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson regarding scheduling order dated 9/24/91; stating that either party may accompany the other's expert witness tour of the Kalamazoo Regional Psychiatric Hospital. The number of persons accompanying the tour shall not be unreasonable and those persons shall only be present in an observational capacity. They shall use every effort to avoid interfering with the other party's tour of the facility (cc: all counsel) (wrm) (Entered: 11/27/1991)

Nov. 27, 1991
83

MOTION by pltf to compel discovery w/memorandum in support (wrm) (Entered: 12/11/1991)

Dec. 10, 1991
85

STIPULATION AND ORDER (2 pgs) by Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson: vacating hearing re motion for order to dissolve injunction [71-1], re motion for order to discharge judgment [71-2], re motion for order to terminate jurisdiction [71-3] and re motion to dismiss case w/prejudice [71-4] (cc: all counsel 2/14/92) (gjf) (Entered: 02/14/1992)

Feb. 13, 1992
86

LETTER to court from pltf regarding the settling of outstanding issues and resloving the defts' motion to Terminate (wrm) (Entered: 03/20/1992)

March 19, 1992
87

STIPULATION AND ORDER RE TERMINATION OF CONSENT DECREE (12 pgs) by Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson: w/attachments & PROPOSED Order of termination of Consent Decree; terminating case - [note: case terminated in error; reopened this same date on 3/28/94] (cert cc: all counsel) (bdv) Modified on 03/28/1994 (Entered: 12/30/1992)

Dec. 18, 1992
88

COPY OF PROGRESS REPORT XI (EXHIBIT) of the Kalamazoo Regional Psychiatric Hospital filed by defts w/proof of svc (bdv) (Entered: 01/14/1993)

Jan. 6, 1993
89

PROGRESS REPORT XII (NOTICE) of the Kalamazoo Regional Psychiatric Hospital, filed by defts (bdv) (Entered: 06/21/1993)

June 18, 1993
90

NOTICE OF COMPLIANCE by defts w/attachments & proof of svc (bdv) (Entered: 12/16/1993)

Dec. 15, 1993
91

NOTICE of hearing: setting joint motion to vacate Order of termination of Consent Decree [94-1] on 3/29/94 at 8:30am before Judge Gibson (cc: all counsel on 2/4/94) (bdv) (Entered: 03/21/1994)

Feb. 3, 1994
92

NOTICE OF CHANGE OF ADDRESS of Robert H. Stern, counsel for pltf, to 10th St. & Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Rm. 1746a, Washington, DC 20530, w/cert of svc (bdv) (Entered: 02/11/1994)

Feb. 8, 1994
94

JOINT MOTION to vacate Order of termination of Consent Decree w/proof of svc - [note: received in Judge Gibson's Chambers 1/13/94; filed in Clerk's Office 3/21/94] (bdv) (Entered: 03/21/1994)

March 21, 1994
95

ORDER (1 pg) by Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson: the joint motion to vacate Order of termination of Consent Decree [94-1] is denied as moot (cc: all counsel 3/29/94) (bdv) (Entered: 04/01/1994)

March 28, 1994
96

ORDER (2 pgs) by Chief Judge Benjamin F. Gibson: the Consent Decree entered on 10/16/87 is dissolved and discharged w/the consequent termination of this Court's jurisdiction w/prejudice (cert cc: all counsel 5/18/94; faxed to Meadows 5/17/94) (bdv) Modified on 05/18/1994 (Entered: 05/18/1994)

May 17, 1994

State / Territory: Michigan

Case Type(s):

Mental Health (Facility)

Key Dates

Filing Date: Sept. 16, 1987

Plaintiffs

Attorney Organizations:

U.S. Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division

Case Details

Causes of Action:

Civil Rights of Institutionalized Persons Act (CRIPA), 42 U.S.C. § 1997 et seq.

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