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Case: Horton v. Rangos

2:22-cv-01391 | U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Filed Date: Oct. 2, 2022

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Case Summary

(This summary is temporary while we research the case) On October 2, 2022, six currently detained individuals filed a class action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania against three Allegheny County judges, the County Jail Warden, the Directory of Probation, and other probation officials. Plaintiffs alleged that Allegheny County's pervasive use of probation detainers violates their Fourteenth Amendment rights and state constitutional rights.  

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Docket

See docket on RECAP: https://www.courtlistener.com/docket/65396089/horton-v-rangos/

Last updated Oct. 20, 2022, 3:03 a.m.

ECF Number Description Date Link Date / Link
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COMPLAINT against JILL RANGOS, FRANK SCHERER, ANTHONY MARIANI, KELLY BIGLEY, CHARLENE CHRISTMAS, ROBERT OBRIEN, STEPHEN ESSWEIN, RENAWN HARRIS, ORLANDO HARPER, (Filing fee, including Administrative fee, $402, receipt number APAWDC-7323737), filed by DION HORTON, DAMON JONES, CRAIG BROWNLEE, RAHDNEE ODEN-PRITCHETT, TATE STANFORD, ELIJAH BRONAUGH (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet) (keh) (Entered: 10/03/2022)

1 Civil Cover Sheet

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Oct. 2, 2022

Oct. 2, 2022

RECAP
2

MOTION for Preliminary Injunction by ELIJAH BRONAUGH, CRAIG BROWNLEE, DION HORTON, DAMON JONES, RAHDNEE ODEN-PRITCHETT, TATE STANFORD. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order) (Saleh, Sumayya) (Entered: 10/03/2022)

Oct. 3, 2022

Oct. 3, 2022

PACER
3

BRIEF in Support re 2 Motion for Preliminary Injunction filed by ELIJAH BRONAUGH, CRAIG BROWNLEE, DION HORTON, DAMON JONES, RAHDNEE ODEN-PRITCHETT, TATE STANFORD. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit) (Saleh, Sumayya) (Entered: 10/03/2022)

Oct. 3, 2022

Oct. 3, 2022

PACER
4

ORDER REASSIGNING CASE, the Clerk of Court shall reassign this case to another Judge on this Court. Judge Nora Barry Fischer no longer assigned to case. Signed by Judge Nora Barry Fischer on 10/3/2022. Text-only entry; no PDF document will issue. This text-only entry constitutes the Order of the Court or Notice on the matter. (bdk) (Entered: 10/03/2022)

Oct. 3, 2022

Oct. 3, 2022

PACER

Judge Nora Barry Fischer presiding. Judge D. Michael Fisher no longer assigned to case. (ctb)

Oct. 3, 2022

Oct. 3, 2022

PACER

Order Reassigning Case

Oct. 3, 2022

Oct. 3, 2022

PACER
5

NOTICE of Appearance by Bret Grote on behalf of ELIJAH BRONAUGH, CRAIG BROWNLEE, DION HORTON, DAMON JONES, RAHDNEE ODEN-PRITCHETT, TATE STANFORD. (Grote, Bret) (Entered: 10/04/2022)

Oct. 4, 2022

Oct. 4, 2022

RECAP

Judge Robert J. Colville added. (av)

Oct. 4, 2022

Oct. 4, 2022

PACER
6

NOTICE of Appearance by Dolly Prabhu on behalf of ELIJAH BRONAUGH, CRAIG BROWNLEE, DION HORTON, DAMON JONES, RAHDNEE ODEN-PRITCHETT, TATE STANFORD. (Prabhu, Dolly) (Entered: 10/05/2022)

Oct. 5, 2022

Oct. 5, 2022

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WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed by ELIJAH BRONAUGH, CRAIG BROWNLEE, DAMON JONES, DION HORTON, RAHDNEE ODEN-PRITCHETT, TATE STANFORD. ORLANDO HARPER waiver sent on 10/3/2022, answer due 12/2/2022. (Saleh, Sumayya) (Entered: 10/05/2022)

Oct. 5, 2022

Oct. 5, 2022

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8

ORDER OF RECUSAL. Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. ยง 455, Judge Robert J. Colville recuses himself from the above captioned case. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Clerk of Court is directed to reassign this matter to another member of this Court. Signed by Judge Robert J. Colville on 10/5/22. Text-only entry; no PDF document will issue. This text-only entry constitutes the Order of the Court or Notice on the matter. (cjo) (Entered: 10/05/2022)

Oct. 5, 2022

Oct. 5, 2022

PACER

Order of Recusal

Oct. 5, 2022

Oct. 5, 2022

PACER

Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan added. (av)

Oct. 5, 2022

Oct. 5, 2022

PACER
9

MOTION for attorney Leonard J. Laurenceau to Appear Pro Hac Vice, (Filing fee $70, Receipt # APAWDC-7331792) by ELIJAH BRONAUGH, CRAIG BROWNLEE, DION HORTON, DAMON JONES, RAHDNEE ODEN-PRITCHETT, TATE STANFORD. (Attachments: # 1 Affidavit in Support of Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice, # 2 Exhibit 1 - Certificate of Good Standing) (Laurenceau, Leonard) (Entered: 10/06/2022)

1 Affidavit in Support of Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice

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2 Exhibit 1 - Certificate of Good Standing

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Oct. 6, 2022

Oct. 6, 2022

RECAP
10

Proposed Order re 9 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice, Leonard J. Laurenceau by ELIJAH BRONAUGH, CRAIG BROWNLEE, DION HORTON, DAMON JONES, RAHDNEE ODEN-PRITCHETT, TATE STANFORD. (Laurenceau, Leonard) (Entered: 10/11/2022)

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

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11

ORDER. A Video Status Conference is set for 10/12/2022 at 3:00 p.m. before Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan. The Court will e-mail plaintiff's counsel prior to the hearing date with details for accessing the video conference. Plaintiff's counsel shall provide defense counsel with a copy of this Order and the details for accessing the video conference. Signed by Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan on 10/11/2022. Text-only entry; no PDF document will issue. This text-only entry constitutes the Order of the Court or Notice on the matter. (pak) (Entered: 10/11/2022)

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

PACER
12

ORDER. The Video Status Conference set for 10/12/2022 at 3:00 p.m. is hereby RESCHEDULED for the same date at 10:30 a.m. The details for accessing the video conference remain unchanged. Plaintiff's counsel shall provide defense counsel with a copy of this Order. Signed by Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan on 10/11/2022. Text-only entry; no PDF document will issue. This text-only entry constitutes the Order of the Court or Notice on the matter. (pak) (Entered: 10/11/2022)

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

PACER
13

NOTICE of Appearance by John A. Bacharach on behalf of ORLANDO HARPER. (Bacharach, John) (Entered: 10/11/2022)

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

RECAP
14

NOTICE of Appearance by Dennis R. Biondo, Jr on behalf of ORLANDO HARPER. (Biondo, Dennis) (Entered: 10/11/2022)

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

RECAP

CLERK'S OFFICE QUALITY CONTROL MESSAGE re 9 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice. ERROR: Proposed Order was not attached. CORRECTION: Attorney is advised to file a proposed order by using the Proposed Order event and linking it to the document in question. (pak)

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

PACER

~Util - Set Hearings AND 1 - Terminate Deadlines and Hearings AND Order

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

PACER

~Util - Set Hearings AND Order

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

PACER

~Util - Set Hearings AND Order AND 1 - Terminate Deadlines and Hearings

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

PACER

1 - Terminate Deadlines and Hearings AND ~Util - Set Hearings AND Order

Oct. 11, 2022

Oct. 11, 2022

PACER
15

ORDER granting 9 Motion for Leonard J. Laurenceau to Appear Pro Hac Vice. Signed by Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan on 10/12/2022. (pak) (Entered: 10/12/2022)

Oct. 12, 2022

Oct. 12, 2022

PACER
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Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan: Video Status Conference held on 10/13/2022. (Court Reporter: D. Betzler) (pak) (Entered: 10/13/2022)

Oct. 13, 2022

Oct. 13, 2022

PACER
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CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER: A hearing on the 2 Motion for Preliminary Injunction is set for 12/20/2022 at 9:30 AM in Courtroom 6C before Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan. The Court authorizes an expedited discovery schedule. Plaintiffs' supplemental brief in support due by 12/8/2022; Brief in opposition due by 12/15/2022; Reply brief due by 12/19/2022. The parties shall conduct a mediation session prior to the motion hearing on 12/20/2022. Plaintiffs' counsel shall coordinate with counsel and the mediator as to scheduling of mediation and file a Stipulation Selecting ADR Process by 10/27/2022. Appearances of counsel for all parties must be filed by 10/20/2022. Plaintiffs' counsel shall serve a copy of this Order by e-mail on counsel for the "Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Defendants." Signed by Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan on 10/13/2022. (pak) (Entered: 10/13/2022)

Oct. 13, 2022

Oct. 13, 2022

PACER
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ORDER REFERRING CASE to Mediation. Carole Katz is appointed as mediator, consistent with the terms of the Courts 17 Case Management Order. Signed by Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan on 10/13/2022. (pak) (Entered: 10/13/2022)

Oct. 13, 2022

Oct. 13, 2022

PACER
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MOTION for attorney Katherine Hubbard to Appear Pro Hac Vice, (Filing fee $70, Receipt # APAWDC-7343898) by ELIJAH BRONAUGH, CRAIG BROWNLEE, DION HORTON, DAMON JONES, RAHDNEE ODEN-PRITCHETT, TATE STANFORD. (Attachments: # 1 Affidavit, # 2 Exhibit 1) (Hubbard, Katherine) (Entered: 10/14/2022)

Oct. 14, 2022

Oct. 14, 2022

PACER
21

Order on Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice

Oct. 18, 2022

Oct. 18, 2022

PACER

Case Details

State / Territory: Pennsylvania

Case Type(s):

Criminal Justice (Other)

Key Dates

Filing Date: Oct. 2, 2022