Case: Mooneyham v. Ozark Fire Protection District

6:14-cv-03496 | U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri

Filed Date: Nov. 24, 2014

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Case Summary

(This summary is temporary, while we research the case.) The plaintiff in this case was an employee of the defendant and a woman in a same-sex couple. The defendant offered spousal benefits to married couples, but refused to offer the same benefits to employees in a same-sex marriage. The ACLU sued the defendant on the plaintiff's behalf.

People

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Judge(s)

Harpool, M. Douglas (Missouri)

Attorney for Plaintiff

Block, Joshua A (Missouri)

Doty, Grant R. (Missouri)

McNulty, Andrew (Missouri)

Attorney for Defendant

Case, Kevin D (Missouri)

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Docket

See docket on RECAP: https://www.courtlistener.com/docket/13212791/mooneyham-v-ozark-fire-protection-district/

Last updated Feb. 22, 2024, 3:15 a.m.

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COMPLAINT against Ozark Fire Protection District filed by Anthony E. Rothert on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. Filing fee $400, receipt number 0866-4169195. Service due by 3/27/2015. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 11/24/2014)

Nov. 24, 2014

Nov. 24, 2014

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SUMMONS ISSUED as to Ozark Fire Protection District. (Siegert, Karen)

Nov. 24, 2014

Nov. 24, 2014

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NOTICE OF REASSIGNMENT from Magistrate Judge David P Rush to District Judge M. Douglas Harpool. New case number is: 14-3496-CV-S-MDH. (Burch, C. Steve) (Entered: 11/24/2014)

Nov. 24, 2014

Nov. 24, 2014

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NOTICE OF INCLUSION FOR MEDIATION AND ASSESSMENT PROGRAM (MAP). REVIEW NOTICE AND MAP GENERAL ORDER CAREFULLY FOR IMPORTANT CHANGES, DEADLINES AND REQUIREMENTS.Notice of MAP assignment to an outside mediator. (Attachments: # 1 MAP General Order)(Burch, C. Steve) (Entered: 11/24/2014)

Nov. 24, 2014

Nov. 24, 2014

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Motion to allow Joshua Block to appear pro hac vice (Pro Hac fee $100 receipt number 0866-4177024) filed by Anthony E. Rothert on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/02/2014)

Dec. 2, 2014

Dec. 2, 2014

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NOTICE of appearance by Gillian R. Wilcox on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham (Attorney Gillian R. Wilcox added to party Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham(pty:pla))(Wilcox, Gillian) (Entered: 12/02/2014)

Dec. 2, 2014

Dec. 2, 2014

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***WITHDRAWN PER ORDER DATED 1/26/2015*** MOTION for preliminary injunction filed by Anthony E. Rothert on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 12/19/2014 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Rothert, Anthony) Modified on 1/27/2015 to reflect document withdrawn. (Burch, C. Steve) (Entered: 12/02/2014)

Dec. 2, 2014

Dec. 2, 2014

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MOTION for leave to file excess pages re: suggestions in support of motion for preliminary injunction filed by Anthony E. Rothert on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 12/19/2014 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Attachments: # 1 proposed suggestions in support of motion for preliminary injunction, # 2 Exhibit Ex. 1 to proposed suggestions in support of motion for preliminary injunction, # 3 Exhibit Ex. 2 to proposed suggestions in support of motion for preliminary injunction)(Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/02/2014)

Dec. 2, 2014

Dec. 2, 2014

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ORDER granting 7 motion for leave to file excess pages. (Roubal, Kristen) (Entered: 12/02/2014)

Dec. 2, 2014

Dec. 2, 2014

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SUGGESTIONS in support re 6 MOTION for preliminary injunction filed by Anthony E. Rothert on behalf of Plaintiff Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Ex. 1, # 2 Exhibit Ex. 2)(Related document(s) 6 ) (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/02/2014)

Dec. 2, 2014

Dec. 2, 2014

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10

ORDER granting 4 motion to appear pro hac vice approved by Clerk of Court. Attorney Joshua A Block for Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham allowed to appear pro hac vice. This entry will serve as authorization for the pro hac participation by the attorney. This is a TEXT ONLY ENTRY. No document is attached.(Burch, C. Steve) (Entered: 12/03/2014)

Dec. 3, 2014

Dec. 3, 2014

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NOTICE of appearance by Grant R. Doty on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham (Attorney Grant R. Doty added to party Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham(pty:pla))(Doty, Grant) (Entered: 12/04/2014)

Dec. 4, 2014

Dec. 4, 2014

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RETURN OF SERVICE of complaint executed by Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. Ozark Fire Protection District served on 12/2/2014, answer due 12/23/2014. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 12/18/2014)

Dec. 18, 2014

Dec. 18, 2014

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MOTION for extension of time to file answer and Otherwise Respond to Complaint filed by Kevin D Case on behalf of Ozark Fire Protection District. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 1/9/2015 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Attorney Kevin D Case added to party Ozark Fire Protection District(pty:dft))(Case, Kevin) (Entered: 12/23/2014)

Dec. 23, 2014

Dec. 23, 2014

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ORDER granting 13 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer Ozark Fire Protection District answer due 1/6/2015. Signed on 12/29/14 by District Judge M. Douglas Harpool. This is a TEXT ONLY ENTRY. No document is attached.(Howard, Linda) (Entered: 12/29/2014)

Dec. 29, 2014

Dec. 29, 2014

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NOTICE of appearance by Randi Tangney on behalf of Ozark Fire Protection District (Attorney Randi Tangney added to party Ozark Fire Protection District(pty:dft))(Tangney, Randi) (Entered: 12/30/2014)

Dec. 30, 2014

Dec. 30, 2014

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ANSWER to 1 Complaint, with Jury Demand on behalf of Ozark Fire Protection District.(Case, Kevin) (Entered: 01/06/2015)

Jan. 6, 2015

Jan. 6, 2015

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SUGGESTIONS in opposition re 6 MOTION for preliminary injunction filed by Randi Tangney on behalf of Defendant Ozark Fire Protection District. Reply suggestions due by 1/26/2015 unless otherwise directed by the court (Related document(s) 6 ) (Tangney, Randi) (Entered: 01/07/2015)

Jan. 7, 2015

Jan. 7, 2015

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Consent MOTION to withdraw document 6 MOTION for preliminary injunction as moot filed by Anthony E. Rothert on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 2/9/2015 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Related document(s) 6 ) (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 01/23/2015)

Jan. 23, 2015

Jan. 23, 2015

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ORDER granting 18 consent motion to withdraw motion for preliminary injunction (Doc. #6). This is a TEXT ONLY ENTRY. No document is attached.(Roubal, Kristen) (Entered: 01/26/2015)

Jan. 26, 2015

Jan. 26, 2015

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MOTION to withdraw as attorney filed by Grant R. Doty on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 4/20/2015 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Doty, Grant) (Entered: 04/02/2015)

April 2, 2015

April 2, 2015

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Rule 16 Notice. Proposed scheduling order due by 5/18/2015. Rule 26 conference due by 5/4/2015. Signed on 4/2/15 by District Judge M. Douglas Harpool. (View, Pat) (Entered: 04/02/2015)

April 2, 2015

April 2, 2015

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ORDER granting 20 Grant R. Doty's motion to withdraw as attorney for Plaintiff. Attorney Grant R. Doty terminated. This is a TEXT ONLY ENTRY. No document is attached.(Roubal, Kristen) (Entered: 04/06/2015)

April 6, 2015

April 6, 2015

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Certificate of service of initial Rule 26 disclosures

May 4, 2015

May 4, 2015

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Certificate of service of initial Rule 26 disclosures

May 4, 2015

May 4, 2015

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE OF INITIAL RULE 26 DISCLOSURES filed by Anthony E. Rothert on behalf of Plaintiff Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham.(Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 05/04/2015)

May 4, 2015

May 4, 2015

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Proposed Scheduling Order

May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015

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Proposed Scheduling Order

May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015

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Certificate of service of initial Rule 26 disclosures

May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015

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25

Certificate of service of initial Rule 26 disclosures

May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015

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Joint PROPOSED SCHEDULING ORDER by Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 05/08/2015)

May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE OF INITIAL RULE 26 DISCLOSURES filed by Randi Tangney on behalf of Defendant Ozark Fire Protection District.(Tangney, Randi) (Entered: 05/08/2015)

May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015

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~Util - Set Deadlines AND Scheduling Order AND Trial Order

May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015

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~Util - Set Deadlines AND Scheduling Order AND Trial Order

May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015

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Rules of trial

May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015

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Rules of trial

May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015

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SCHEDULING AND BENCH TRIAL ORDER: Amended Pleadings due by 6/1/2015. Joinder of Parties due by 6/1/2015. Status Report due by 10/1/2015. Discovery Motions due by 10/1/2015. Discovery due by 11/2/2015. Dispositive Motions due by 12/4/2015. Proposed Exhibit List due by 2/18/2016. Proposed Witness List due by 2/18/2016. Initial Pretrial Conference set for 3/3/2016 09:00 AM in Chambers before District Judge M. Douglas Harpool. Final Pretrial Conference set for 3/14/2016 03:30 AM in District Courtroom 1, Springfield (MDH) before District Judge M. Douglas Harpool. Bench Trial set for three days beginning 3/14/2016 09:00 AM in District Courtroom 1, Springfield (MDH) before District Judge M. Douglas Harpool. Signed on 5/14/15 by District Judge M. Douglas Harpool. (View, Pat) (Entered: 05/14/2015)

May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015

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RULES OF TRIAL Signed on 5/14/15 by District Judge M. Douglas Harpool. (View, Pat) (Entered: 05/14/2015)

May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015

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28

Notice of Appearance

May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015

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28

Notice of Appearance

May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015

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NOTICE of appearance by Andrew McNulty on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham (Attorney Andrew McNulty added to party Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham(pty:pla))(McNulty, Andrew) (Entered: 05/15/2015)

May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015

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29

Notice of MAPN

May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

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29

Notice of MAPN

May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

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30

Certificate of Service

May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

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30

Certificate of Service

May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

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31

Certificate of Service

May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

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31

Certificate of Service

May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

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AMENDED NOTICE OF INCLUSION FOR MEDIATION AND ASSESSMENT PROGRAM (MAP). REVIEW NOTICE AND MAP GENERAL ORDER CAREFULLY FOR IMPORTANT CHANGES, DEADLINES AND REQUIREMENTS.Notice of MAP assignment to an outside mediator. (Attachments: # 1 MAP General Order)(Burch, C. Steve) (Entered: 05/19/2015)

May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham filed by Gillian R. Wilcox on behalf of Plaintiff Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham.(Wilcox, Gillian) (Entered: 05/19/2015)

May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham filed by Gillian R. Wilcox on behalf of Plaintiff Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham.(Wilcox, Gillian) (Entered: 05/19/2015)

May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

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Certificate of Service

June 10, 2015

June 10, 2015

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Certificate of Service

June 10, 2015

June 10, 2015

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Ozark Fire Protection District filed by Randi Tangney on behalf of Defendant Ozark Fire Protection District.(Tangney, Randi) (Entered: 06/10/2015)

June 10, 2015

June 10, 2015

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Certificate of Service

June 18, 2015

June 18, 2015

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Certificate of Service

June 18, 2015

June 18, 2015

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Ozark Fire Protection District filed by Randi Tangney on behalf of Defendant Ozark Fire Protection District.(Tangney, Randi) (Entered: 06/18/2015)

June 18, 2015

June 18, 2015

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Certificate of Service

June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015

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34

Certificate of Service

June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Ozark Fire Protection District Answers and Objections of Defendant Ozark Fire Protection District to Plaintiffs First Interrogatories to Defendant filed by Randi Tangney on behalf of Defendant Ozark Fire Protection District.(Tangney, Randi) (Entered: 06/22/2015)

June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015

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Notice of Appearance

July 8, 2015

July 8, 2015

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Notice of Appearance

July 8, 2015

July 8, 2015

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NOTICE of appearance by Jessie Steffan on behalf of Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham (Attorney Jessie Steffan added to party Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham(pty:pla))(Steffan, Jessie) (Entered: 07/08/2015)

July 8, 2015

July 8, 2015

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Certificate of Service

July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

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Certificate of Service

July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

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Certificate of Service

July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

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Certificate of Service

July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham filed by Andrew McNulty on behalf of Plaintiff Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham.(McNulty, Andrew) (Entered: 07/10/2015)

July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham filed by Andrew McNulty on behalf of Plaintiff Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham.(McNulty, Andrew) (Entered: 07/10/2015)

July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015

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STIPULATION of dismissal by Andrea "Andi" Mooneyham. (Rothert, Anthony) (Entered: 09/09/2015)

Sept. 9, 2015

Sept. 9, 2015

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Order of Dismissal. Signed on 9/9/15 by District Judge M. Douglas Harpool. (View, Pat) (Entered: 09/09/2015)

Sept. 9, 2015

Sept. 9, 2015

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Case Details

State / Territory: Missouri

Case Type(s):

Equal Employment

Key Dates

Filing Date: Nov. 24, 2014

Closing Date: Sept. 9, 2015

Case Ongoing: Yes

Case Details

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Issues

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