Case: The United States Of America V. Brazos County, Texas

4:06-cv-02165 | U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Filed Date: June 28, 2006

Closed Date: June 29, 2006

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Case Summary

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Summary Authors

Patrick Hagen (11/22/2023)

Patrick Hagen (11/22/2023)

People

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Judge(s)

Hittner, David (Texas)

Attorney for Plaintiff

Jr, Donald J (Texas)

O'Donnell, Sean William (Texas)

Slade, Jared Michael (Texas)

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Documents in the Clearinghouse

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Complaint

June 28, 2006

June 28, 2006

Complaint
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Joint Stipulation Requesting Entry of Proposed Consent Decree, Judgment, and Order

June 28, 2006

June 28, 2006

Pleading / Motion / Brief
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4:06-cv-02165

Consent Decree, Judgment, and Order

June 29, 2006

June 29, 2006

Order/Opinion
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Plaintiff's Notice of Expiration of Consent Decree

April 14, 2009

April 14, 2009

Notice Letter

Docket

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COMPLAINT against all defendants (Filing fee $ 0.) filed by The United States Of America.(lfilmore, ) Additional attachment(s) added on 6/29/2006 (lusmith, ). (Entered: 06/28/2006)

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June 28, 2006

June 28, 2006

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ORDER for Initial Pretrial and Scheduling Conference and Order to Disclose Interested Persons. Initial Conference set for 10/18/2006 at 02:00 PM in Courtroom 702 before Magistrate Judge Stephen Smith. ( Signed by Judge David Hittner ) Parties notified. (lfilmore, ) (Entered: 06/28/2006)

June 28, 2006

June 28, 2006

PACER
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WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed. Brazos County, Texas served on 6/27/2006, answer due 8/28/2006, filed.(swhite) (Entered: 06/29/2006)

June 28, 2006

June 28, 2006

PACER
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Joint STIPULATION Requesting Entry of Proposed Consent Decree Judgment and Order by all parties, filed. (Attachments: # 1)(ledwards, ) (Entered: 06/29/2006)

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June 28, 2006

June 28, 2006

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CONSENT DECREE, JUDGMENT AND ORDER. Case terminated on 6/29/06.( Signed by Judge David Hittner ) Parties notified.(dhansen, ) (Entered: 06/29/2006)

June 29, 2006

June 29, 2006

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NOTICE of Filing of Federal Observer Reports by The United States Of America, filed. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Ex. A - Report - 2008-03-04 Bryan United Pentecostal Church, # 2 Exhibit Ex. B - Report - 2008-03-04 - Church of Christ, # 3 Exhibit Ex. C - Report - 2008-03-04 Galilee Baptist Church.pdf, # 4 Exhibit Ex. D - Report - 2008-03-04 Knights of Columbus, # 5 Exhibit Ex. E - Report - 2008-03-07 Precinct 4abc, 79, 43.pdf, # 6 Exhibit Ex. F - Report - 2006-11-07 Precinct 11.pdf, # 7 Exhibit Ex. G - Report - 2007-11-07 Precinct 14, 49, 55, 57, # 8 Exhibit Ex. H - Report - 2007-11-07 Precinct 16, # 9 Exhibit Ex. I - Report - 2007-11-07 Precinct 17, # 10 Exhibit Ex. J - Report - 2007-11-07 Precinct 18abc, # 11 Exhibit Ex. K - Report - 2007-11-07 Precinct 30, 77, 19, # 12 Exhibit Ex. L - Report - 2007-11-07 Precinct 35ab, # 13 Exhibit Ex. M - Report - 2007-11-07 Precinct 44, 45, 46, 47, 78, 81, # 14 Exhibit Ex. N - Report - 2007-11-07 Precinct 63ab)(O'Donnell, Sean) (Entered: 04/30/2008)

April 30, 2008

April 30, 2008

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Unopposed MOTION for Jared M. Slade to Appear Pro Hac Vice by The United States Of America, filed. Motion Docket Date 4/27/2009. (Slade, Jared) (Entered: 04/07/2009)

April 7, 2009

April 7, 2009

PACER
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ORDER granting 7 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Jared Michael Slade.(Signed by Judge David Hittner) Parties notified.(ealexander, ) (Entered: 04/09/2009)

April 8, 2009

April 8, 2009

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Case Details

State / Territory: Texas

Case Type(s):

Election/Voting Rights

Special Collection(s):

Law Firm Antiracism Alliance (LFAA) project

Key Dates

Filing Date: June 28, 2006

Closing Date: June 29, 2006

Case Ongoing: No

Plaintiffs

Plaintiff Description:

United States

Plaintiff Type(s):

U.S. Dept of Justice plaintiff

Attorney Organizations:

U.S. Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division

Public Interest Lawyer: Yes

Filed Pro Se: No

Class Action Sought: No

Class Action Outcome: Not sought

Defendants

County, Texas (Brazos), County

Defendant Type(s):

Jurisdiction-wide

Case Details

Causes of Action:

Voting Rights Act, section 208 (assistance for disabled persons), 52 U.S.C. § 10508 (previously 42 U.S.C. § 1973aa-6)

Available Documents:

Complaint (any)

Injunctive (or Injunctive-like) Relief

Outcome

Prevailing Party: Plaintiff

Nature of Relief:

Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement

Source of Relief:

Settlement

Litigation

Form of Settlement:

Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree

Order Duration: 2006 - 2006

Content of Injunction:

Voting Process Changes

Issues

Disability and Disability Rights:

disability, unspecified

Voting:

Voting: General & Misc.

Voting: Physical/Effective Access

Discrimination-basis:

Disability (inc. reasonable accommodations)

Language:

Spanish

Type of Facility:

Government-run