Perry et al v. Schwarzenegger et al

Filing 217

Declaration of Jesse Panuccio in Support of 216 MOTION TO REALIGN DEFENDANT ATTORNEY GENERAL EDMUND G. BROWN filed byMartin F. Gutierrez, Dennis Hollingsworth, Mark A. Jansson, Gail J. Knight, ProtectMarriage.com - Yes on 8, A Project of California Renewal, Hak-Shing William Tam. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit Exhibit B)(Related document(s) 216 ) (Cooper, Charles) (Filed on 10/2/2009)

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Perry et al v. Schwarzenegger et al Doc. 217 Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document217 Filed10/02/09 Page1 of 3 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 COOPER AND KIRK, PLLC Charles J. Cooper (DC Bar No. 248070)* ccooper@cooperkirk.com David H. Thompson (DC Bar No. 450503)* dthompson@cooperkirk.com Howard C. Nielson, Jr. (DC Bar No. 473018)* hnielson@cooperkirk.com Nicole J. Moss (DC Bar No. 472424)* nmoss@cooperkirk.com Jesse Panuccio (DC Bar No. 981634)* jpanuccio@cooperkirk.com Peter A. Patterson (Ohio Bar No. 0080840)* ppatterson@cooperkirk.com 1523 New Hampshire Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 Telephone: (202) 220-9600, Facsimile: (202) 220-9601 LAW OFFICES OF ANDREW P. PUGNO Andrew P. Pugno (CA Bar No. 206587) andrew@pugnolaw.com 101 Parkshore Drive, Suite 100, Folsom, California 95630 Telephone: (916) 608-3065, Facsimile: (916) 608-3066 ALLIANCE DEFENSE FUND Brian W. Raum (NY Bar No. 2856102)* braum@telladf.org James A. Campbell (OH Bar No. 0081501)* jcampbell@telladf.org 15100 North 90th Street, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 Telephone: (480) 444-0020, Facsimile: (480) 444-0028 ATTORNEYS FOR DEFENDANTS-INTERVENORS DENNIS HOLLINGSWORTH, GAIL J. KNIGHT, MARTIN F. GUTIERREZ, HAK-SHING WILLIAM TAM, MARK A. JANSSON, and PROTECTMARRIAGE.COM YES ON 8, A PROJECT OF CALIFORNIA RENEWAL * Admitted pro hac vice UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA KRISTIN M. PERRY, SANDRA B. STIER, PAUL T. KATAMI, and JEFFREY J. ZARRILLO, Plaintiffs, v. ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, in his official capacity as Governor of California; EDMUND G. BROWN, JR., in his official capacity as Attorney General of California; MARK B. HORTON, in his official capacity as Director of the California CASE NO. 09-CV-2292 VRW DECLARATION OF JESSE PANUCCIO IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS' MOTION TO REALIGN ATTORNEY GENERAL EDMUND G. BROWN, JR. Date: August 19, 2009 Time: 10:00 a.m. Judge: Chief Judge Vaughn R. Walker Location: Courtroom 6, 17th Floor DECLARATION OF JESSE PANUCCIO IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS' MOTION TO REALIGN ATTORNEY GENERAL EDMUND G. BROWN, JR. CASE NO. 09-CV-2292 VRW Dockets.Justia.com Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document217 Filed10/02/09 Page2 of 3 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 Department of Public Health and State Registrar of Vital Statistics; LINETTE SCOTT, in her official capacity as Deputy Director of Health Information & Strategic Planning for the California Department of Public Health; PATRICK O'CONNELL, in his official capacity as Clerk-Recorder for the County of Alameda; and DEAN C. LOGAN, in his official capacity as Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk for the County of Los Angeles, Defendants, and PROPOSITION 8 OFFICIAL PROPONENTS DENNIS HOLLINGSWORTH, GAIL J. KNIGHT, MARTIN F. GUTIERREZ, HAKSHING WILLIAM TAM, and MARK A. JANSSON; and PROTECTMARRIAGE.COM YES ON 8, A PROJECT OF CALIFORNIA RENEWAL, Defendant-Intervenors. Additional Counsel for Defendant-Intervenors ALLIANCE DEFENSE FUND Timothy Chandler (CA Bar No. 234325) tchandler@telladf.org 101 Parkshore Drive, Suite 100, Folsom, California 95630 Telephone: (916) 932-2850, Facsimile: (916) 932-2851 Jordan W. Lorence (DC Bar No. 385022)* jlorence@telladf.org Austin R. Nimocks (TX Bar No. 24002695)* animocks@telladf.org 801 G Street NW, Suite 509, Washington, D.C. 20001 Telephone: (202) 393-8690, Facsimile: (202) 347-3622 * Admitted pro hac vice DECLARATION OF JESSE PANUCCIO IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS' MOTION TO REALIGN ATTORNEY GENERAL EDMUND G. BROWN, JR. CASE NO. 09-CV-2292 VRW Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document217 Filed10/02/09 Page3 of 3 I, Jesse Panuccio, attorney for Defendant-Intervenors Proposition 8 Proponents Dennis Hollingsworth, Gail J. b i g h t , Martin F. Gutierrez, Hak-Shing William Tam, Mark A. Jansson, and Proposition 8 Campaign Committee ProtectMarriage.com - Yes on 8, a Project of California Renewal, have personal knowledge of the facts in this declaration, and if called as a witness, I could and would competently testify to these facts under oath: 1. Attached hereto as Exhibit A is a true and correct copy of Plaintiffs' First Set of Requests for Admission to Defendant Attorney General Edmund G. Brown, Jr., served August 25, 2009. 2. Attached hereto as Exhibit B is a true and correct copy of an email addressed from Pearl Lim, Legal Secretary in the Office of the Attorney General, that counsel for Defendant-Intervenors received on September 25, 2009. I declare under the penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on October 2, 2009 at Washington, D.C. 7 1 DECLARATION OF JESSE PANUCCIO IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS' MOTION T O REALIGN ATTORNEY GENERAL EDMUND G. BROWN, JR -CASE NO 09-CV-2292 VRW