Case: Githieya v. Global Tel*Link

1:15-cv-00986 | U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

Filed Date: April 3, 2015

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Case Summary

(This summary is temporary, while we research the case.)

This is a class-action lawsuit by incarcerated people in Georgia against the prison phone provider Global Tel*Link Crop. The plaintiffs alleged that Global Tel*Link illegally took money from inactive accounts belonging to incarcerated people in their families. In December of 2021, the parties entered into a class action settlement in which the company agreed to pay back $67 million of illegally imposed charges.

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Document

1:15-cv-00986

Docket [PACER]

Githieya v. Global Tel Link Corporation

Dec. 6, 2021

Dec. 6, 2021

Docket
1

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Class Action Complaint

Githieya v. Global Tel Link Corporation

April 3, 2015

April 3, 2015

Complaint
23

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Order on Motion to Stay

None

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

None
26

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Order on Motion for Appeal under 1292(b)

2016 WL 11770353

March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016

Order/Opinion
170

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Order

Githieya v. Global Tel Link Corporation

2018 WL 11395476

Sept. 7, 2018

Sept. 7, 2018

Order/Opinion
178

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Amended Complaint

None

Oct. 12, 2018

Oct. 12, 2018

None
178

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Amended Complaint

Oct. 12, 2018

Oct. 12, 2018

Complaint
276

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Order

Githieya v. Global Tel Link Corporation

Nov. 30, 2020

Nov. 30, 2020

Order/Opinion
275

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Opinion and Order

Githieya v. Global Tel Link Corporation

2020 WL 7022451

Nov. 30, 2020

Nov. 30, 2020

Order/Opinion
326-1

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Class Action Settlement Agreement and Release

Githieya v. Global Tel Link Corporation

Dec. 6, 2021

Dec. 6, 2021

Settlement Agreement

Resources

Docket

See docket on RECAP: https://www.courtlistener.com/docket/4242860/githieya-v-global-tel-link-corporation/

Last updated Aug. 12, 2022, 7:53 a.m.

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COMPLAINT with Jury Demand filed by Benson Githieya. ( Filing fee $ 400.00 receipt number 113E-5752911.) (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(eop) Please visit our website at http://www.gand.uscourts.gov/forms to obtain Pretrial Instructions which includes the Consent To Proceed Before U.S. Magistrate form. (Entered: 04/06/2015)

1 Civil Cover Sheet

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April 3, 2015

April 3, 2015

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COMPLAINT with Jury Demand filed by Benson Githieya. ( Filing fee $ 400.00 receipt number 113E-5752911.) (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(eop) Please visit our website at http://www.gand.uscourts.gov/forms to obtain Pretrial Instructions which includes the Consent To Proceed Before U.S. Magistrate form. (Entered: 04/06/2015)

1 Civil Cover Sheet

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April 3, 2015

April 3, 2015

Clearinghouse
1

COMPLAINT with Jury Demand filed by Benson Githieya. ( Filing fee $ 400.00 receipt number 113E-5752911.) (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(eop) Please visit our website at http://www.gand.uscourts.gov/forms to obtain Pretrial Instructions which includes the Consent To Proceed Before U.S. Magistrate form. (Entered: 04/06/2015)

1 Civil Cover Sheet

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April 3, 2015

April 3, 2015

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Electronic Summons Issued as to Global Tel Link Corporation. (eop) (Entered: 04/06/2015)

April 3, 2015

April 3, 2015

PACER
2

Electronic Summons Issued as to Global Tel Link Corporation. (eop) (Entered: 04/06/2015)

April 3, 2015

April 3, 2015

PACER
2

Electronic Summons Issued as to Global Tel Link Corporation. (eop) (Entered: 04/06/2015)

April 3, 2015

April 3, 2015

PACER
3

Guidelines to Parties and Counsel Proceeding Before the Honorable Amy Totenberg. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 4/09/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 04/09/2015)

April 9, 2015

April 9, 2015

PACER
3

Guidelines to Parties and Counsel Proceeding Before the Honorable Amy Totenberg. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 4/09/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 04/09/2015)

April 9, 2015

April 9, 2015

PACER
3

Guidelines to Parties and Counsel Proceeding Before the Honorable Amy Totenberg. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 4/09/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 04/09/2015)

April 9, 2015

April 9, 2015

PACER
4

Return of Service Executed by Benson Githieya. Global Tel Link Corporation served on 4/9/2015, answer due 4/30/2015. (Radford, James) (Entered: 04/09/2015)

April 9, 2015

April 9, 2015

PACER
4

Return of Service Executed by Benson Githieya. Global Tel Link Corporation served on 4/9/2015, answer due 4/30/2015. (Radford, James) (Entered: 04/09/2015)

April 9, 2015

April 9, 2015

PACER
4

Return of Service Executed by Benson Githieya. Global Tel Link Corporation served on 4/9/2015, answer due 4/30/2015. (Radford, James) (Entered: 04/09/2015)

April 9, 2015

April 9, 2015

PACER
5

MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit [Proposed] Consent Order Granting Motion to Extend Time to Respond to Complaint)(King, Michael) (Entered: 04/29/2015)

April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015

PACER
5

MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit [Proposed] Consent Order Granting Motion to Extend Time to Respond to Complaint)(King, Michael) (Entered: 04/29/2015)

April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015

PACER
5

MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit [Proposed] Consent Order Granting Motion to Extend Time to Respond to Complaint)(King, Michael) (Entered: 04/29/2015)

April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015

PACER
6

ORDER GRANTING 5 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer 1 Complaint. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings on or before May 14, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 4/29/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 04/29/2015)

April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015

PACER
6

ORDER GRANTING 5 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer 1 Complaint. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings on or before May 14, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 4/29/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 04/29/2015)

April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015

PACER
6

ORDER GRANTING 5 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer 1 Complaint. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings on or before May 14, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 4/29/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 04/29/2015)

April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015

PACER
7

Second MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit [Proposed] Consent Order Granting Second Motion to Extend Time to Respond to Complaint)(King, Michael) (Entered: 05/08/2015)

May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015

PACER
7

Second MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit [Proposed] Consent Order Granting Second Motion to Extend Time to Respond to Complaint)(King, Michael) (Entered: 05/08/2015)

May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015

PACER
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Second MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit [Proposed] Consent Order Granting Second Motion to Extend Time to Respond to Complaint)(King, Michael) (Entered: 05/08/2015)

May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015

PACER

Submission of 7 Second MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER

Submission of 7 Second MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER

Submission of 7 Second MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER
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CONSENT ORDER GRANTING 7 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer 1 Complaint. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings on or before May 14, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 5/11/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 05/11/2015)

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER
8

CONSENT ORDER GRANTING 7 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer 1 Complaint. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings on or before May 14, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 5/11/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 05/11/2015)

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER
8

CONSENT ORDER GRANTING 7 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer 1 Complaint. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings on or before May 14, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 5/11/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 05/11/2015)

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER
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AMENDED CONSENT ORDER. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings on or before May 21, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 5/11/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 05/12/2015)

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER
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AMENDED CONSENT ORDER. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings on or before May 21, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 5/11/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 05/12/2015)

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER
9

AMENDED CONSENT ORDER. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings on or before May 21, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 5/11/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 05/12/2015)

May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

PACER
10

MOTION to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, PARTIAL MOTION to Dismiss with Brief In Support by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Brief in Support of Motion to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, Partial Motion to Dismiss and Memorandum of Law in Support, # 2 Exhibit Declaration of John W. Baker, II)(King, Michael) . Added MOTION to Dismiss on 5/22/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 05/21/2015)

1 Brief Brief in Support of Motion to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, P

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2 Exhibit Declaration of John W. Baker, II

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May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015

PACER
10

MOTION to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, PARTIAL MOTION to Dismiss with Brief In Support by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Brief in Support of Motion to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, Partial Motion to Dismiss and Memorandum of Law in Support, # 2 Exhibit Declaration of John W. Baker, II)(King, Michael) . Added MOTION to Dismiss on 5/22/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 05/21/2015)

1 Brief Brief in Support of Motion to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, P

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2 Exhibit Declaration of John W. Baker, II

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May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015

PACER
10

MOTION to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, PARTIAL MOTION to Dismiss with Brief In Support by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Brief in Support of Motion to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, Partial Motion to Dismiss and Memorandum of Law in Support, # 2 Exhibit Declaration of John W. Baker, II)(King, Michael) . Added MOTION to Dismiss on 5/22/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 05/21/2015)

1 Brief Brief in Support of Motion to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, P

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2 Exhibit Declaration of John W. Baker, II

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May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER
11

MOTION for Extension of Time File Response to Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration or in the Alternative Partial Motion to Dismiss by Benson Githieya. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Radford, James) (Entered: 06/01/2015)

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER
11

MOTION for Extension of Time File Response to Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration or in the Alternative Partial Motion to Dismiss by Benson Githieya. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Radford, James) (Entered: 06/01/2015)

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER
11

MOTION for Extension of Time File Response to Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration or in the Alternative Partial Motion to Dismiss by Benson Githieya. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Radford, James) (Entered: 06/01/2015)

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER

Submission of 11 MOTION for Extension of Time File Response to Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration or in the Alternative Partial Motion to Dismiss, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER

Submission of 11 MOTION for Extension of Time File Response to Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration or in the Alternative Partial Motion to Dismiss, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER

Submission of 11 MOTION for Extension of Time File Response to Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration or in the Alternative Partial Motion to Dismiss, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER
12

ORDER GRANTING 11 Motion for Extension of Time to Respond to 10 MOTION to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, Partial Motion to Dismiss. Plaintiff shall file responsive pleadings on or before June 22, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 6/01/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 06/02/2015)

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER
12

ORDER GRANTING 11 Motion for Extension of Time to Respond to 10 MOTION to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, Partial Motion to Dismiss. Plaintiff shall file responsive pleadings on or before June 22, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 6/01/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 06/02/2015)

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER
12

ORDER GRANTING 11 Motion for Extension of Time to Respond to 10 MOTION to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, Partial Motion to Dismiss. Plaintiff shall file responsive pleadings on or before June 22, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 6/01/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 06/02/2015)

June 1, 2015

June 1, 2015

PACER
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AMENDED COMPLAINT against Global Tel Link Corporation with Jury Demand, filed by Benson Githieya. (Attachments: # 1 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork.com Mobile Site, # 2 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork Full Site)(Radford, James) Please visit our website at http://www.gand.uscourts.gov/forms to obtain Pretrial Instructions which includes the Consent To Proceed Before U.S. Magistrate form. (Entered: 06/11/2015)

1 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork.com Mobile Site

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2 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork Full Site

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June 11, 2015

June 11, 2015

PACER
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AMENDED COMPLAINT against Global Tel Link Corporation with Jury Demand, filed by Benson Githieya. (Attachments: # 1 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork.com Mobile Site, # 2 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork Full Site)(Radford, James) Please visit our website at http://www.gand.uscourts.gov/forms to obtain Pretrial Instructions which includes the Consent To Proceed Before U.S. Magistrate form. (Entered: 06/11/2015)

1 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork.com Mobile Site

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2 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork Full Site

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June 11, 2015

June 11, 2015

PACER
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AMENDED COMPLAINT against Global Tel Link Corporation with Jury Demand, filed by Benson Githieya. (Attachments: # 1 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork.com Mobile Site, # 2 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork Full Site)(Radford, James) Please visit our website at http://www.gand.uscourts.gov/forms to obtain Pretrial Instructions which includes the Consent To Proceed Before U.S. Magistrate form. (Entered: 06/11/2015)

1 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork.com Mobile Site

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2 Screenshot of ConnectNetwork Full Site

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June 11, 2015

June 11, 2015

PACER
14

RESPONSE re 10 MOTION to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, Partial MOTION to Dismiss filed by Benson Githieya. (Radford, James) (Entered: 06/22/2015)

June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015

RECAP
14

RESPONSE re 10 MOTION to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, Partial MOTION to Dismiss filed by Benson Githieya. (Radford, James) (Entered: 06/22/2015)

June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015

RECAP
14

RESPONSE re 10 MOTION to Compel Arbitration, or in the Alternative, Partial MOTION to Dismiss filed by Benson Githieya. (Radford, James) (Entered: 06/22/2015)

June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015

RECAP

Submission to District Judge

June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015

PACER
15

Joint MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response to 13 Amended Complaint and Set Deadline for Plaintiff to File Motion for Class Certification, by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit [Proposed] Consent Order Setting Deadlines)(King, Michael) (Entered: 06/29/2015)

June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015

PACER
15

Joint MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response to 13 Amended Complaint and Set Deadline for Plaintiff to File Motion for Class Certification, by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit [Proposed] Consent Order Setting Deadlines)(King, Michael) (Entered: 06/29/2015)

June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015

PACER
15

Joint MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response to 13 Amended Complaint and Set Deadline for Plaintiff to File Motion for Class Certification, by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit [Proposed] Consent Order Setting Deadlines)(King, Michael) (Entered: 06/29/2015)

June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015

PACER

Submission of 15 Joint MOTION to Set Deadlines, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015

PACER

Submission of 15 Joint MOTION to Set Deadlines, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015

PACER

Submission of 15 Joint MOTION to Set Deadlines, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

June 29, 2015

June 29, 2015

PACER
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ORDER GRANTING 15 Motion for Extension of Time. GlobalTel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings to the Amended Complaint on or before July 10, 2015. The time for Plaintiff to file his motion for class certification is stayed until 21 days after this Court disposes of the anticipated motion to be filed by Defendant on or before July 10, 2015. Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration [Doc. 10] is DENIED AS MOOT. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 7/06/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 07/06/2015)

July 6, 2015

July 6, 2015

RECAP
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ORDER GRANTING 15 Motion for Extension of Time. GlobalTel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings to the Amended Complaint on or before July 10, 2015. The time for Plaintiff to file his motion for class certification is stayed until 21 days after this Court disposes of the anticipated motion to be filed by Defendant on or before July 10, 2015. Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration [Doc. 10] is DENIED AS MOOT. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 7/06/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 07/06/2015)

July 6, 2015

July 6, 2015

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ORDER GRANTING 15 Motion for Extension of Time. GlobalTel*Link Corporation shall file its responsive pleadings to the Amended Complaint on or before July 10, 2015. The time for Plaintiff to file his motion for class certification is stayed until 21 days after this Court disposes of the anticipated motion to be filed by Defendant on or before July 10, 2015. Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration [Doc. 10] is DENIED AS MOOT. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 7/06/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 07/06/2015)

July 6, 2015

July 6, 2015

RECAP
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MOTION to Dismiss,or in the Alternative, MOTION to Stay and MOTION to Compel Arbitration, with Brief In Support by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Brief in Support of Motion to Dismiss, or in the Alternative for a Stay, and to Compel Arbitration, # 2 Declaration of John W. Baker, II)(King, Michael). Added MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel Arbitration on 7/13/2015 (jtj). (Entered: 07/10/2015)

1 Brief in Support of Motion to Dismiss, or in the Alternative for a Stay, and to

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2 Declaration of John W. Baker, II

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July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

PACER
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MOTION to Dismiss,or in the Alternative, MOTION to Stay and MOTION to Compel Arbitration, with Brief In Support by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Brief in Support of Motion to Dismiss, or in the Alternative for a Stay, and to Compel Arbitration, # 2 Declaration of John W. Baker, II)(King, Michael). Added MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel Arbitration on 7/13/2015 (jtj). (Entered: 07/10/2015)

1 Brief in Support of Motion to Dismiss, or in the Alternative for a Stay, and to

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2 Declaration of John W. Baker, II

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July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

PACER
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MOTION to Dismiss,or in the Alternative, MOTION to Stay and MOTION to Compel Arbitration, with Brief In Support by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Brief in Support of Motion to Dismiss, or in the Alternative for a Stay, and to Compel Arbitration, # 2 Declaration of John W. Baker, II)(King, Michael). Added MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel Arbitration on 7/13/2015 (jtj). (Entered: 07/10/2015)

1 Brief in Support of Motion to Dismiss, or in the Alternative for a Stay, and to

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2 Declaration of John W. Baker, II

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July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

PACER
18

NOTICE of Filing Declaration of John W. Baker, II re 10 MOTION to Compel Arbitration, PARTIAL MOTION to Dismiss by Global Tel Link Corporation. (King, Michael) (Entered: 07/10/2015)

July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

PACER
18

NOTICE of Filing Declaration of John W. Baker, II re 10 MOTION to Compel Arbitration, PARTIAL MOTION to Dismiss by Global Tel Link Corporation. (King, Michael) (Entered: 07/10/2015)

July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

PACER
18

NOTICE of Filing Declaration of John W. Baker, II re 10 MOTION to Compel Arbitration, PARTIAL MOTION to Dismiss by Global Tel Link Corporation. (King, Michael) (Entered: 07/10/2015)

July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

PACER
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RESPONSE in Opposition re 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel, filed by Benson Githieya. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Benson Githeiya, # 2 Declaration of Imre Szalai, # 3 FCC Final Rule Regarding Inmate Calling Services, # 4 Order of the Alabama Public Service Commission Regarding Inmate Calling Services)(Radford, James) (Entered: 07/27/2015)

1 Declaration of Benson Githeiya

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2 Declaration of Imre Szalai

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3 FCC Final Rule Regarding Inmate Calling Services

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4 Order of the Alabama Public Service Commission Regarding Inmate Calling Service

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July 27, 2015

July 27, 2015

PACER
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RESPONSE in Opposition re 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel, filed by Benson Githieya. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Benson Githeiya, # 2 Declaration of Imre Szalai, # 3 FCC Final Rule Regarding Inmate Calling Services, # 4 Order of the Alabama Public Service Commission Regarding Inmate Calling Services)(Radford, James) (Entered: 07/27/2015)

1 Declaration of Benson Githeiya

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2 Declaration of Imre Szalai

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3 FCC Final Rule Regarding Inmate Calling Services

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4 Order of the Alabama Public Service Commission Regarding Inmate Calling Service

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July 27, 2015

July 27, 2015

PACER
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RESPONSE in Opposition re 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel, filed by Benson Githieya. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Benson Githeiya, # 2 Declaration of Imre Szalai, # 3 FCC Final Rule Regarding Inmate Calling Services, # 4 Order of the Alabama Public Service Commission Regarding Inmate Calling Services)(Radford, James) (Entered: 07/27/2015)

1 Declaration of Benson Githeiya

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2 Declaration of Imre Szalai

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3 FCC Final Rule Regarding Inmate Calling Services

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4 Order of the Alabama Public Service Commission Regarding Inmate Calling Service

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July 27, 2015

July 27, 2015

PACER
20

MOTION for Extension of Time Time to Reply in Further Support of 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(King, Michael) (Entered: 08/11/2015)

Aug. 11, 2015

Aug. 11, 2015

PACER
20

MOTION for Extension of Time Time to Reply in Further Support of 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(King, Michael) (Entered: 08/11/2015)

Aug. 11, 2015

Aug. 11, 2015

PACER
20

MOTION for Extension of Time Time to Reply in Further Support of 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(King, Michael) (Entered: 08/11/2015)

Aug. 11, 2015

Aug. 11, 2015

PACER
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ORDER GRANTING 20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Reply to 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its reply on or before August 27, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 8/11/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 08/12/2015)

Aug. 11, 2015

Aug. 11, 2015

PACER
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ORDER GRANTING 20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Reply to 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its reply on or before August 27, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 8/11/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 08/12/2015)

Aug. 11, 2015

Aug. 11, 2015

PACER
21

ORDER GRANTING 20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Reply to 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay, MOTION to Compel. Global Tel*Link Corporation shall file its reply on or before August 27, 2015. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 8/11/2015. (jtj) (Entered: 08/12/2015)

Aug. 11, 2015

Aug. 11, 2015

PACER
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REPLY BRIEF re 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay and MOTION to Compel, filed by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Declaration of Vance MacDonald)(King, Michael) (Entered: 08/27/2015)

1 Exhibit Declaration of Vance MacDonald

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Aug. 27, 2015

Aug. 27, 2015

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REPLY BRIEF re 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay and MOTION to Compel, filed by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Declaration of Vance MacDonald)(King, Michael) (Entered: 08/27/2015)

1 Exhibit Declaration of Vance MacDonald

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Aug. 27, 2015

Aug. 27, 2015

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REPLY BRIEF re 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay and MOTION to Compel, filed by Global Tel Link Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Declaration of Vance MacDonald)(King, Michael) (Entered: 08/27/2015)

1 Exhibit Declaration of Vance MacDonald

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Aug. 27, 2015

Aug. 27, 2015

PACER

Submission of 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay and MOTION to Compel, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

Aug. 28, 2015

Aug. 28, 2015

PACER

Submission of 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay and MOTION to Compel, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

Aug. 28, 2015

Aug. 28, 2015

PACER

Submission of 17 MOTION to Dismiss, MOTION to Stay and MOTION to Compel, submitted to District Judge Amy Totenberg. (jtj)

Aug. 28, 2015

Aug. 28, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

Aug. 28, 2015

Aug. 28, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

Aug. 28, 2015

Aug. 28, 2015

PACER

Submission to District Judge

Aug. 28, 2015

Aug. 28, 2015

PACER

Terminated Case

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

PACER

Terminated Case

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

PACER

Terminated Case

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

PACER
23

ORDER GRANTING 17 Motion to Stay and COMPELS the parties to arbitrate Plaintiff's claims. This case is STAYED and ADMINISTRATIVELY CLOSED pending the outcome of the arbitration. The parties are DIRECTED to inform the Court of any such outcome within 10 days thereof. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 1/25/2016. (See order for more specifics) (jtj) (Entered: 01/25/2016)

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

Clearinghouse
23

ORDER GRANTING 17 Motion to Stay and COMPELS the parties to arbitrate Plaintiff's claims. This case is STAYED and ADMINISTRATIVELY CLOSED pending the outcome of the arbitration. The parties are DIRECTED to inform the Court of any such outcome within 10 days thereof. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 1/25/2016. (See order for more specifics) (jtj) (Entered: 01/25/2016)

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

Clearinghouse
23

ORDER GRANTING 17 Motion to Stay and COMPELS the parties to arbitrate Plaintiff's claims. This case is STAYED and ADMINISTRATIVELY CLOSED pending the outcome of the arbitration. The parties are DIRECTED to inform the Court of any such outcome within 10 days thereof. Signed by Judge Amy Totenberg on 1/25/2016. (See order for more specifics) (jtj) (Entered: 01/25/2016)

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

Clearinghouse

Civil Case Administratively Closed. (jtj)

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

PACER

Civil Case Administratively Closed. (jtj)

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

PACER

Civil Case Administratively Closed. (jtj)

Jan. 25, 2016

Jan. 25, 2016

PACER
24

MOTION for Appeal under 1292(b) with Brief In Support by Benson Githieya. (Radford, James) (Entered: 02/04/2016)

Feb. 4, 2016

Feb. 4, 2016

PACER

Case Details

State / Territory: Georgia

Case Type(s):

Prison Conditions

Key Dates

Filing Date: April 3, 2015

Case Ongoing: Yes

Plaintiffs

Plaintiff Type(s):

Private Plaintiff

Public Interest Lawyer: No

Filed Pro Se: No

Class Action Sought: Yes

Class Action Outcome: Granted

Defendants

Global Tel*Link Corp. (Falls Church), Private Entity/Person

Case Details

Availably Documents:

Trial Court Docket

Complaint (any)

Monetary Relief

Outcome

Prevailing Party: Plaintiff

Nature of Relief:

Damages

Source of Relief:

Settlement

Form of Settlement:

Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree

Issues

General:

Fines/Fees/Bail/Bond

Phone