In Defense of Animals et al v. United States Department of the Interior et al

Filing 37

ORDER signed by Judge Morrison C. England, Jr. on 7/28/2010 ORDERING 36 that Safari Club International and Safari Club International Foundation are GRANTED amici curiae status. IT IS FURTHERED ORDERED, that the amici curiae brief filed as an exhibit to their memorandum of points and authorities in support of the motion is DEEMED filed as of the date of this order. Safari Club International shall take any necessary steps to ensure proper filing of this brief under the Local Rules. (Reader, L)

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In Defense of Animals et al v. United States Department of the Interior et al Doc. 37 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 FRANCIS TORRENCE (SBN: 154653) WILSON, ELSER, MOSKOWITZ, EDELMAN & DICKER LLP 525 Market Street 17th Floor San Francisco, California 94105-2725 Telephone: (415) 433-0990 Facsimile: (415) 434-1370 Email: francis.torrence@wilsonelser.com ANNA M. SEIDMAN (D.C. BAR NO.: 417091) (Pro Hac Vice Forthcoming) DOUGLAS S. BURDIN (D.C. BAR NO.: 434107) (Pro Hac Vice Forthcoming) SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL 501 2nd Street, NE Washington, D.C. 20002 Telephone: (202) 543-8733 Facsimile: (202) 543-1205 Email: aseidman@safariclub.org dburdin@safariclub.org Attorneys for Amici Curiae Applicants IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA IN DEFENSE OF ANIMALS; DREAMCATCHER WILD HORSE AND BURRO SANCTUARY; BARBARA CLARKE; CHAD HANSON; LINDA HAY, Plaintiffs, vs. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR; BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT; KEN SALAZAR, Secretary of the United States Department of the Interior; ROBERT ABBEY, Director of the Bureau of Land Management; DAYNE BARRON, Field Manager of Eagle Lake Field Office, Defendants. SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL; SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION, Amici Curiae Applicants. Date: None, Ex Parte Motion Time: Courtroom: 7 Hon. Morrison C. England, Jr. Complaint filed: July 15, 2010 Case No.: 2:10-cv-01852-MCE-DAD ORDER GRANTING SAFARI CLUB'S EX PARTE MOTION FOR AMICI CURIAE STATUS 1 Dockets.Justia.com 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 This matter is before the Court on the ex parte motion for amici curiae status by Safari Club International and Safari Club International Foundation. Said entities have represented to the Court that neither Plaintiff nor the Federal Defendants are taking any position on their request for amici status. Given that fact, upon consideration of the motion and the record in this case, and good cause appearing, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED, that Safari Club International and Safari Club International Foundation are granted amici curiae status. IT IS FURTHERED ORDERED, that the amici curiae brief filed as an exhibit to their memorandum of points and authorities in support of the motion is deemed filed as of the date of this order. Safari Club International shall take any necessary steps to ensure proper filing of this brief under the Local Rules. IT IS SO ORDERED. DATED: July 28, 2010 __________________________________ MORRISON C. ENGLAND, JR UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE 2