Case: Missouri State Conferen, Et Al V. Ferguson-Florissant Sch, Et Al

4:14-cv-02077 | U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri

Filed Date: Dec. 18, 2014

Closed Date: July 29, 2020

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Melissa Scott (11/29/2023)

People

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Judge(s)
Attorney for Plaintiff

DeLoach, Kayla (Missouri)

Doty, Grant R. (Missouri)

Ebenstein, Julie A. (Missouri)

Attorney for Defendant

Crotzer, Darold E. (Missouri)

Forster, Kathryn B. (Missouri)

Expert/Monitor/Master/Other

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Documents in the Clearinghouse

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4:14-cv-02077

Complaint

Missouri State Conference of The Nat'l Assoc. for the Advancement of Colored People, et al. v. Ferguson-Florissant Sch. Bd. of Comm'rs

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

Complaint
6

4:14-cv-02077

Answer

Jan. 7, 2015

Jan. 7, 2015

Pleading / Motion / Brief
33

4:14-cv-02077

Plaintiff's Motion to Compel Production of Documents

May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015

Pleading / Motion / Brief
36

4:14-cv-02077

Order

Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People v. Ferguson-Florissant School District

May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015

Order/Opinion
46

4:14-cv-02077

Amended Answer

June 10, 2015

June 10, 2015

Pleading / Motion / Brief
57

4:14-cv-02077

Memorandum in Support of Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's Motion for Sanctions

Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People v. Ferguson-Florissant School District

Sept. 4, 2015

Sept. 4, 2015

Pleading / Motion / Brief
56

4:14-cv-02077

Motion for Sanctions

Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People v. Ferguson-Florissant School District

Sept. 4, 2015

Sept. 4, 2015

Pleading / Motion / Brief
58

4:14-cv-02077

Declaration of Cindy Ormsby

Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People v. Ferguson-Florissant School District

Sept. 4, 2015

Sept. 4, 2015

Monitor/Expert/Receiver Report
64

4:14-cv-02077

Plaintiffs' Memorandum in Opposition to Defendant's Motion for Sanctions

Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People v. Ferguson-Florissant School District

Sept. 11, 2015

Sept. 11, 2015

Pleading / Motion / Brief
66

4:14-cv-02077

Defendant Ferguson Florissant School District's Reply Memorandum in Support of its Motion for Sanctions

Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People v. Ferguson-Florissant School District

Sept. 14, 2015

Sept. 14, 2015

Pleading / Motion / Brief

Docket

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COMPLAINT against defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District, St. Louis County Board of Election Commissioners with receipt number 0865-4642520, in the amount of $400 Non-Jury Demand,, filed by Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Doris Bailey, F. Willis Johnson, Redditt O. Hudson. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Original Filing Form, # 3 Summons School District, # 4 Summons Board of Elections)(Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/18/2014)

1 Civil Cover Sheet

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2 Original Filing Form

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3 Summons School District

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4 Summons Board of Elections

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Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

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COMPLAINT against defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District, St. Louis County Board of Election Commissioners with receipt number 0865-4642520, in the amount of $400 Non-Jury Demand,, filed by Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Doris Bailey, F. Willis Johnson, Redditt O. Hudson. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Original Filing Form, # 3 Summons School District, # 4 Summons Board of Elections)(Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/18/2014)

1 Civil Cover Sheet

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2 Original Filing Form

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3 Summons School District

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4 Summons Board of Elections

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Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

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NOTICE OF PROCESS SERVER by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt O. Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Process Server: Brian Lilley (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/18/2014)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER
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NOTICE OF PROCESS SERVER by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt O. Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Process Server: Brian Lilley (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/18/2014)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER
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DISCLOSURE OF CORPORATION INTERESTS CERTIFICATE by Plaintiff Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Parent companies: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Subsidiaries: none, Publicly held company: none,. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/18/2014)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER
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DISCLOSURE OF CORPORATION INTERESTS CERTIFICATE by Plaintiff Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Parent companies: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Subsidiaries: none, Publicly held company: none,. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/18/2014)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER

Case Opening Notification: 2 Summons(es) issued. The summons were emailed to attorney Anthony E. Rothert. Judge Assigned: U.S. District Judge Rodney W. Sippel. (BAK)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER

Case Opening Notification: 2 Summons(es) issued. The summons were emailed to attorney Anthony E. Rothert. Judge Assigned: U.S. District Judge Rodney W. Sippel. (BAK)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER
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SUMMONS Returned Executed filed by Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Doris Bailey, F. Willis Johnson, Redditt Hudson. St. Louis County Board of Election Commissioners served on 12/18/2014, answer due 1/8/2015. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/18/2014)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER
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SUMMONS Returned Executed filed by Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Doris Bailey, F. Willis Johnson, Redditt Hudson. St. Louis County Board of Election Commissioners served on 12/18/2014, answer due 1/8/2015. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/18/2014)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER
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SUMMONS Returned Executed filed by Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Doris Bailey, F. Willis Johnson, Redditt Hudson. Ferguson-Florissant School District served on 12/18/2014, answer due 1/8/2015. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/19/2014)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER
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SUMMONS Returned Executed filed by Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Doris Bailey, F. Willis Johnson, Redditt Hudson. Ferguson-Florissant School District served on 12/18/2014, answer due 1/8/2015. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/19/2014)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

PACER
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ANSWER to 1 Complaint,, by Ferguson-Florissant School District.(Ormsby, Cindy) (Entered: 01/07/2015)

Jan. 7, 2015

Jan. 7, 2015

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ANSWER to 1 Complaint,, by Ferguson-Florissant School District.(Ormsby, Cindy) (Entered: 01/07/2015)

Jan. 7, 2015

Jan. 7, 2015

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ENTRY of Appearance by Gillian R. Wilcox for Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Wilcox, Gillian) (Entered: 01/07/2015)

Jan. 7, 2015

Jan. 7, 2015

PACER
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ENTRY of Appearance by Gillian R. Wilcox for Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Wilcox, Gillian) (Entered: 01/07/2015)

Jan. 7, 2015

Jan. 7, 2015

PACER
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ANSWER to 1 Complaint,, by St. Louis County Board of Election Commissioners.(Crotzer, Darold) (Entered: 01/07/2015)

Jan. 7, 2015

Jan. 7, 2015

PACER
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ANSWER to 1 Complaint,, by St. Louis County Board of Election Commissioners.(Crotzer, Darold) (Entered: 01/07/2015)

Jan. 7, 2015

Jan. 7, 2015

PACER

Receipt 4644047445 in the amount of $100.00 for PRO HAC VICE on behalf of Dale E. Ho (CCAM)

Jan. 8, 2015

Jan. 8, 2015

PACER

Receipt 4644047445 in the amount of $100.00 for PRO HAC VICE on behalf of Dale E. Ho (CCAM)

Jan. 8, 2015

Jan. 8, 2015

PACER

Receipt 4644047445 in the amount of $100.00 for PRO HAC VICE on behalf of Julie A. Ebenstein (CCAM)

Jan. 8, 2015

Jan. 8, 2015

PACER

Receipt 4644047445 in the amount of $100.00 for PRO HAC VICE on behalf of Julie A. Ebenstein (CCAM)

Jan. 8, 2015

Jan. 8, 2015

PACER
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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Julie Ebenstein. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) (Entered: 01/09/2015)

Jan. 8, 2015

Jan. 8, 2015

PACER
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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Julie Ebenstein. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) (Entered: 01/09/2015)

Jan. 8, 2015

Jan. 8, 2015

PACER
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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Dale Ho. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) (Entered: 01/09/2015)

Jan. 8, 2015

Jan. 8, 2015

PACER
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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Dale Ho. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) (Entered: 01/09/2015)

Jan. 8, 2015

Jan. 8, 2015

PACER
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ENTRY of Appearance by Andrew J. McNulty for Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (McNulty, Andrew) (Entered: 01/09/2015)

Jan. 9, 2015

Jan. 9, 2015

PACER
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ENTRY of Appearance by Andrew J. McNulty for Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (McNulty, Andrew) (Entered: 01/09/2015)

Jan. 9, 2015

Jan. 9, 2015

PACER

Receipt 4644047470 in the amount of $100.00 for PRO HAC VICE on behalf of M. LAUGHLIN MCDONALD (CCAM)

Jan. 9, 2015

Jan. 9, 2015

PACER

Receipt 4644047470 in the amount of $100.00 for PRO HAC VICE on behalf of M. LAUGHLIN MCDONALD (CCAM)

Jan. 9, 2015

Jan. 9, 2015

PACER
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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice M. Laughlin McDonald. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachment: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing) (ARL) (Entered: 01/12/2015)

1 Certificate of Good Standing

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Jan. 9, 2015

Jan. 9, 2015

PACER
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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice M. Laughlin McDonald. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachment: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing) (ARL) (Entered: 01/12/2015)

1 Certificate of Good Standing

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Jan. 9, 2015

Jan. 9, 2015

PACER
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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 9 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Julie Ebenstein. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ; ORDERED GRANTED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 1/12/15. (ARL) (Entered: 01/12/2015)

Jan. 12, 2015

Jan. 12, 2015

PACER
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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 9 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Julie Ebenstein. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ; ORDERED GRANTED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 1/12/15. (ARL) (Entered: 01/12/2015)

Jan. 12, 2015

Jan. 12, 2015

PACER
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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 10 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Dale Ho. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ; ORDERED GRANTED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 1/12/15. (ARL) (Entered: 01/12/2015)

Jan. 12, 2015

Jan. 12, 2015

PACER
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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 10 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Dale Ho. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ; ORDERED GRANTED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 1/12/15. (ARL) (Entered: 01/12/2015)

Jan. 12, 2015

Jan. 12, 2015

PACER
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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 14 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice M. Laughlin McDonald. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachment: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing) (ARL) filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ; ORDERED GRANTED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 1/13/15. (ARL) (Entered: 01/13/2015)

Jan. 13, 2015

Jan. 13, 2015

PACER
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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 14 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice M. Laughlin McDonald. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachment: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing) (ARL) filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ; ORDERED GRANTED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 1/13/15. (ARL) (Entered: 01/13/2015)

Jan. 13, 2015

Jan. 13, 2015

PACER
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ENTRY of Appearance by Grant R. Doty for Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Doty, Grant) (Entered: 01/20/2015)

Jan. 20, 2015

Jan. 20, 2015

PACER
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ENTRY of Appearance by Grant R. Doty for Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Doty, Grant) (Entered: 01/20/2015)

Jan. 20, 2015

Jan. 20, 2015

PACER
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RULE 16 ORDER. This case is assigned to Track: 2. Joint Scheduling Plan due by 2/26/2015. Rule 16 Conference set for 3/5/2015 11:00 AM in Courtroom 16S before District Judge Rodney W. Sippel. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 1/26/15. (ARL) (Entered: 01/26/2015)

Jan. 26, 2015

Jan. 26, 2015

PACER
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RULE 16 ORDER. This case is assigned to Track: 2. Joint Scheduling Plan due by 2/26/2015. Rule 16 Conference set for 3/5/2015 11:00 AM in Courtroom 16S before District Judge Rodney W. Sippel. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 1/26/15. (ARL) (Entered: 01/26/2015)

Jan. 26, 2015

Jan. 26, 2015

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JOINT SCHEDULING PLAN by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. . (Ebenstein, Julie) (Entered: 02/05/2015)

Feb. 5, 2015

Feb. 5, 2015

PACER
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JOINT SCHEDULING PLAN by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. . (Ebenstein, Julie) (Entered: 02/05/2015)

Feb. 5, 2015

Feb. 5, 2015

PACER
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ENTRY of Appearance by Angela Bullock Gabel for Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Gabel, Angela) (Entered: 02/06/2015)

Feb. 6, 2015

Feb. 6, 2015

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ENTRY of Appearance by Angela Bullock Gabel for Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Gabel, Angela) (Entered: 02/06/2015)

Feb. 6, 2015

Feb. 6, 2015

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Minute Entry for proceedings held before District Judge Rodney W. Sippel: Rule 16 Conference held on 3/5/2015. Conference held in person. CMO to issue. (Court Reporter:Shannon White.) (FTR Gold: No.) (JWD) (Entered: 03/05/2015)

March 5, 2015

March 5, 2015

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Minute Entry for proceedings held before District Judge Rodney W. Sippel: Rule 16 Conference held on 3/5/2015. Conference held in person. CMO to issue. (Court Reporter:Shannon White.) (FTR Gold: No.) (JWD) (Entered: 03/05/2015)

March 5, 2015

March 5, 2015

PACER
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CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER: This case is assigned to Track: 2. Motion to Join Parties due by 3/13/2015. Discovery Completion due by 9/4/2015. Dispositive Motions due by 9/11/2015. Bench Trial set for 1/11/2016 09:00 AM in Courtroom 16S before District Judge Rodney W. Sippel. Motion in Limine due by 1/1/2016. SO ORDERED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 3/5/15. (JWD) (Entered: 03/05/2015)

March 5, 2015

March 5, 2015

PACER
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CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER: This case is assigned to Track: 2. Motion to Join Parties due by 3/13/2015. Discovery Completion due by 9/4/2015. Dispositive Motions due by 9/11/2015. Bench Trial set for 1/11/2016 09:00 AM in Courtroom 16S before District Judge Rodney W. Sippel. Motion in Limine due by 1/1/2016. SO ORDERED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 3/5/15. (JWD) (Entered: 03/05/2015)

March 5, 2015

March 5, 2015

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MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney ;attorney/firm Grant R. Doty by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Doty, Grant) (Entered: 04/01/2015)

April 1, 2015

April 1, 2015

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MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney ;attorney/firm Grant R. Doty by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Doty, Grant) (Entered: 04/01/2015)

April 1, 2015

April 1, 2015

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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 22 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney ;attorney/firm Grant R. Doty by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Doty, Grant) filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ; ORDERED GRANTED, Attorney Grant R. Doty terminated.. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 4/2/15. (LGK) (Entered: 04/02/2015)

April 2, 2015

April 2, 2015

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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 22 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney ;attorney/firm Grant R. Doty by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Doty, Grant) filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ; ORDERED GRANTED, Attorney Grant R. Doty terminated.. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 4/2/15. (LGK) (Entered: 04/02/2015)

April 2, 2015

April 2, 2015

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TRANSCRIPT of 20 (RULE 16 CONFERENCE) held on March 5, 2015 before Judge Rodney W. Sippel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Shannon White, Shannon_White@moed.uscourts.gov, 314-244-7966. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Redaction Request due 4/27/2015. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 5/7/2015. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 7/6/2015. (JWD) (Entered: 04/06/2015)

April 6, 2015

April 6, 2015

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TRANSCRIPT of 20 (RULE 16 CONFERENCE) held on March 5, 2015 before Judge Rodney W. Sippel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Shannon White, Shannon_White@moed.uscourts.gov, 314-244-7966. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Redaction Request due 4/27/2015. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 5/7/2015. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 7/6/2015. (JWD) (Entered: 04/06/2015)

April 6, 2015

April 6, 2015

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MOTION to Amend/Correct Case Management Order by Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Ormsby, Cindy) (Entered: 04/08/2015)

April 8, 2015

April 8, 2015

PACER
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MOTION to Amend/Correct Case Management Order by Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Ormsby, Cindy) (Entered: 04/08/2015)

April 8, 2015

April 8, 2015

PACER
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MEMORANDUM in Support of Motion re 25 MOTION to Amend/Correct Case Management Order filed by Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Ormsby, Cindy) (Entered: 04/08/2015)

April 8, 2015

April 8, 2015

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MEMORANDUM in Support of Motion re 25 MOTION to Amend/Correct Case Management Order filed by Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Ormsby, Cindy) (Entered: 04/08/2015)

April 8, 2015

April 8, 2015

PACER

Receipt 4644049308 in the amount of $100.00 for PRO HAC VICE on behalf of Sophia Lin Lakin (CCAM)

April 14, 2015

April 14, 2015

PACER

Receipt 4644049308 in the amount of $100.00 for PRO HAC VICE on behalf of Sophia Lin Lakin (CCAM)

April 14, 2015

April 14, 2015

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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Sophia Lin Lakin. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) (Entered: 04/15/2015)

April 14, 2015

April 14, 2015

PACER
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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Sophia Lin Lakin. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(LGK) (Entered: 04/15/2015)

April 14, 2015

April 14, 2015

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MEMORANDUM in Opposition re 25 MOTION to Amend/Correct Case Management Order filed by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Ebenstein, Julie) (Entered: 04/15/2015)

April 15, 2015

April 15, 2015

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MEMORANDUM in Opposition re 25 MOTION to Amend/Correct Case Management Order filed by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Ebenstein, Julie) (Entered: 04/15/2015)

April 15, 2015

April 15, 2015

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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 27 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Sophia Lin Lakin. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ORDERED GRANTED, Attorney Sophia Lin Lakin added. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 4/16/15. (JWD) (Entered: 04/16/2015)

April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015

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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 27 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice Sophia Lin Lakin. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100) by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ORDERED GRANTED, Attorney Sophia Lin Lakin added. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 4/16/15. (JWD) (Entered: 04/16/2015)

April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015

PACER

ORDER RECEIPT: (see receipt) Docket No: 29. Thu Apr 16 09:29:33 CDT 2015 (Dockery, Jason)

April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015

PACER

ORDER RECEIPT: (see receipt) Docket No: 29. Thu Apr 16 09:29:33 CDT 2015 (Dockery, Jason)

April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015

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ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's Motion to Amend Case Management Order is set for a hearing on May 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in Courtroom 16 South.. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 4/16/15. (LGK) (Entered: 04/16/2015)

April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015

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ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's Motion to Amend Case Management Order is set for a hearing on May 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in Courtroom 16 South.. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 4/16/15. (LGK) (Entered: 04/16/2015)

April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015

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ORDER RECEIPT: (see receipt) Docket No: 30. copy of order mailed to non cm-ecf participants Thu Apr 16 15:04:25 CDT 2015 (Wooley, Lisa)

April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015

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ORDER RECEIPT: (see receipt) Docket No: 30. copy of order mailed to non cm-ecf participants Thu Apr 16 15:04:25 CDT 2015 (Wooley, Lisa)

April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015

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MOTION to Continue hearing on Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's motion to amended scheduling order by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 04/20/2015)

April 20, 2015

April 20, 2015

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MOTION to Continue hearing on Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's motion to amended scheduling order by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 04/20/2015)

April 20, 2015

April 20, 2015

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ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Plaintiff's Motion to Continue # 31 the hearing on Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's Motion to Amend Case Management Order is GRANTED. The hearing that was set for May 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. is continued to May 20, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in Courtroom 16 South.. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 4/22/15. (LGK) (Entered: 04/22/2015)

April 22, 2015

April 22, 2015

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ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Plaintiff's Motion to Continue # 31 the hearing on Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's Motion to Amend Case Management Order is GRANTED. The hearing that was set for May 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. is continued to May 20, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in Courtroom 16 South.. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 4/22/15. (LGK) (Entered: 04/22/2015)

April 22, 2015

April 22, 2015

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MOTION to Compel Production of Documents by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - FFSD Resp. to 1st Interrogs., # 2 Exhibit 2 - Ebenstein Letter, # 3 Exhibit 3 - Ormsby Letter, # 4 Exhibit 4 - Emails Between Parties, # 5 Exhibit 5 - Proposed Protective Order, # 6 Exhibit 6 - 1st Interrogs. to Pl. Hudson)(Ebenstein, Julie) (Entered: 05/14/2015)

1 Exhibit 1 - FFSD Resp. to 1st Interrogs.

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2 Exhibit 2 - Ebenstein Letter

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3 Exhibit 3 - Ormsby Letter

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4 Exhibit 4 - Emails Between Parties

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5 Exhibit 5 - Proposed Protective Order

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6 Exhibit 6 - 1st Interrogs. to Pl. Hudson

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May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015

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MOTION to Compel Production of Documents by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - FFSD Resp. to 1st Interrogs., # 2 Exhibit 2 - Ebenstein Letter, # 3 Exhibit 3 - Ormsby Letter, # 4 Exhibit 4 - Emails Between Parties, # 5 Exhibit 5 - Proposed Protective Order, # 6 Exhibit 6 - 1st Interrogs. to Pl. Hudson)(Ebenstein, Julie) (Entered: 05/14/2015)

1 Exhibit 1 - FFSD Resp. to 1st Interrogs.

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2 Exhibit 2 - Ebenstein Letter

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3 Exhibit 3 - Ormsby Letter

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4 Exhibit 4 - Emails Between Parties

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5 Exhibit 5 - Proposed Protective Order

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6 Exhibit 6 - 1st Interrogs. to Pl. Hudson

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May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015

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ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that, in addition to arguing Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's Motion to Amend Case Management Order at the hearing which remains set for May 20, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in Courtroom 16 South, the parties should also be prepared to argue Plaintiff's Motion to Compel Production of Documents. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 5/15/15. (JWD) (Entered: 05/15/2015)

May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015

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ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that, in addition to arguing Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's Motion to Amend Case Management Order at the hearing which remains set for May 20, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in Courtroom 16 South, the parties should also be prepared to argue Plaintiff's Motion to Compel Production of Documents. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 5/15/15. (JWD) (Entered: 05/15/2015)

May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015

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Minute Entry for proceedings held before District Judge Rodney W. Sippel: Motion Hearing held on 5/20/2015 re 25 MOTION to Amend/Correct Case Management Order filed by Ferguson-Florissant School District. 33 MOTION to Compel Production of Documents filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Arguments heard. Order to follow. (Court Reporter: Regan Florino) (ARL) (Entered: 05/20/2015)

May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015

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Minute Entry for proceedings held before District Judge Rodney W. Sippel: Motion Hearing held on 5/20/2015 re 25 MOTION to Amend/Correct Case Management Order filed by Ferguson-Florissant School District. 33 MOTION to Compel Production of Documents filed by Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Arguments heard. Order to follow. (Court Reporter: Regan Florino) (ARL) (Entered: 05/20/2015)

May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015

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ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's Motion to Amend Case Management Order # 25 is DENIED. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Plaintiff's Motion to Compel Production of Documents # 33 is GRANTED...SEE ORDER FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS AND DEADLINES... Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 5/20/15. (LGK) (Entered: 05/20/2015)

May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015

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ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District's Motion to Amend Case Management Order # 25 is DENIED. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Plaintiff's Motion to Compel Production of Documents # 33 is GRANTED...SEE ORDER FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS AND DEADLINES... Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 5/20/15. (LGK) (Entered: 05/20/2015)

May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015

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Joint MOTION for Protective Order by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Ebenstein, Julie) (Entered: 05/27/2015)

May 27, 2015

May 27, 2015

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Joint MOTION for Protective Order by Plaintiffs Doris Bailey, Redditt Hudson, F. Willis Johnson, Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Ebenstein, Julie) (Entered: 05/27/2015)

May 27, 2015

May 27, 2015

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STIPULATED PROTECTIVE ORDER GOVERNING CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTS: IT IS SO ORDERED that the Parties' Joint Motion for Protective Order is granted. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 5/28/15. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - Written Assurance)(JWD) (Entered: 05/28/2015)

May 28, 2015

May 28, 2015

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STIPULATED PROTECTIVE ORDER GOVERNING CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTS: IT IS SO ORDERED that the Parties' Joint Motion for Protective Order is granted. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 5/28/15. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - Written Assurance)(JWD) (Entered: 05/28/2015)

May 28, 2015

May 28, 2015

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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice John A. Safarli. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100 receipt number 0865-4891896) by Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(Safarli, John) (Entered: 06/02/2015)

June 2, 2015

June 2, 2015

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MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice John A. Safarli. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100 receipt number 0865-4891896) by Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(Safarli, John) (Entered: 06/02/2015)

June 2, 2015

June 2, 2015

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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 39 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice John A. Safarli. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100 receipt number 0865-4891896) by Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(Safarli, John) filed by Ferguson-Florissant School District ; ORDERED GRANTED.. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 6/3/15. (LGK) (Entered: 06/03/2015)

June 3, 2015

June 3, 2015

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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 39 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice John A. Safarli. The Certificate of Good Standing was attached.(Filing fee $100 receipt number 0865-4891896) by Defendant Ferguson-Florissant School District. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Good Standing)(Safarli, John) filed by Ferguson-Florissant School District ; ORDERED GRANTED.. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 6/3/15. (LGK) (Entered: 06/03/2015)

June 3, 2015

June 3, 2015

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A Docket Text Order

June 3, 2015

June 3, 2015

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A Docket Text Order

June 3, 2015

June 3, 2015

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MOTION for Extension of: Time to Notify Court by Interested Party Art McCoy II. (Sedey, Mary Anne) (Entered: 06/04/2015)

June 4, 2015

June 4, 2015

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MOTION for Extension of: Time to Notify Court by Interested Party Art McCoy II. (Sedey, Mary Anne) (Entered: 06/04/2015)

June 4, 2015

June 4, 2015

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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 41 MOTION for Extension of: Time to Notify Court by Interested Party Art McCoy II. (Sedey, Mary Anne) filed by Art McCoy II ; ORDERED GRANTED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 6/5/15. (LGK) (Entered: 06/05/2015)

June 5, 2015

June 5, 2015

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Docket Text ORDER: Re: 41 MOTION for Extension of: Time to Notify Court by Interested Party Art McCoy II. (Sedey, Mary Anne) filed by Art McCoy II ; ORDERED GRANTED. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 6/5/15. (LGK) (Entered: 06/05/2015)

June 5, 2015

June 5, 2015

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Case Details

State / Territory: Missouri

Case Type(s):

Election/Voting Rights

Special Collection(s):

Law Firm Antiracism Alliance (LFAA) project

Key Dates

Filing Date: Dec. 18, 2014

Closing Date: July 29, 2020

Case Ongoing: No

Plaintiffs

Plaintiff Description:

The Missouri State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and certain African American residents and registered voters of the Ferguson-Florissant School District.

Plaintiff Type(s):

Private Plaintiff

Non-profit NON-religious organization

Attorney Organizations:

ACLU Affiliates (any)

Public Interest Lawyer: Yes

Filed Pro Se: No

Class Action Sought: No

Class Action Outcome: Not sought

Defendants

Ferguson-Florissant School District and the St. Louis County Board of Elections Commissioners (St. Louis), School District

Defendant Type(s):

Jurisdiction-wide

Elementary/Secondary School

Case Details

Causes of Action:

Voting Rights Act, section 2, 52 U.S.C. § 10301 (previously 42 U.S.C. § 1973)

Constitutional Clause(s):

Due Process: Procedural Due Process

Due Process: Substantive Due Process

Equal Protection

Available Documents:

Trial Court Docket

Complaint (any)

Monetary Relief

Injunctive (or Injunctive-like) Relief

Any published opinion

U.S. Supreme Court merits opinion

Outcome

Prevailing Party: Plaintiff

Nature of Relief:

Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement

Attorneys fees

Declaratory Judgment

Source of Relief:

Settlement

Litigation

Form of Settlement:

Private Settlement Agreement

Amount Defendant Pays: Unknown

Order Duration: 2016 - 2020

Content of Injunction:

Redistricting

Voting Process Changes

Voter Registration

Issues

Voting:

Voting: General & Misc.

Voting: Physical/Effective Access

Redistricting/district composition

Vote dilution

Discrimination-basis:

Race discrimination

Race:

Black