Windsor v. The United States Of America

Filing 101

Letter addressed to Judge Barbara S. Jones from Roberta A. Kaplan dated 5/28/2012 re: On behalf of plaintiff, we write to let Your Honor know that Edie Windsor is back at home and is recovering from her most recent heart attack. Document filed by Edith Schlain Windsor.(ama)

Download PDF
PAUL, WEISS, RIFKIND, WHARTON & GARRISON LLP 1285 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS NEW YORK, NEW YORK 1 001 9-6064 TELEPHONE (212) 373-3000 LLOYD K, GARRISON (1946-1991} RANDOLPH E. PAUL ( 1946-1956) SIMON H. RIFKIND LOUIS S. WEISS JOHN F WHARTON (1950-19951 (1927-19501 UNIT 3601, FORTUNE PLAZA OFFICE TOWER A NO 7 DONG SANHUAN ZHONGLU CHAO YANG DISTRICT BEIJING 100020 PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA TELEPHONE 186~10) 5828-6300 lt927~1977) 12TH FLOOR, HONG KONG CLUB BUILDING 3A CHATER ROAD, CENTRAL HONG KONG TELEPHONE (8!52} 2846-0300 MATTHEWW.ABBOTT ALLAN J. ARFFA ROBERT A. ATKINS DAVIDJ LL JOHN F. GHMAN LYNN B. DANIEL BRADS. KARP JOHN C. KENNEDY ALAN W. KORNBERG DANIEL J. KRAMER DAVID K. LAKHOHIR STEPHEN P. LAMB* JOHN E. LANGE DANIEL J. LEFFELL XIAOYU GREG LIU CRAIG A MITCH£ MARK$ BRUCE H. CHA: AN JA Rl D JEFFREY D. MAR ELL MARCO V. MASOTTI EDWIN S. MAYNARD DAVID W. MAYO ELIZABETH R. MCCOLM MARK F. MENDELSOHN TOBY S. MYERSON JOHN E. NATHAN CATHERINE NYARADY JOHN J. O'NEIL YOUNG K. OH R. OKUN NISH VlOOW VIS LONDON EC2V 7JU, U.K. TELEPHONE (44 201 7367 1600 (212) 373-3086 FUKOKU SEIMEI BUILDING WRITER'S DIRECT FACSIMILE 2-2 UCHI5AIWAICHO VALERIE CARLL J. CUMMINGS ALDER CASTLE 10 NOBLE STREET WRITER'S DIRECT DIAL NUMBER EY D. PARKER RT P. PARKER' E. UTTER MARK E NTZ LA BASTIDE Ill ELBAUM IN ATON LICH lNG FAGEN 2~CHOME NER WALTER WALTER RICHAR ANDRE JACQ RA JEF JEF CHIYODA-KU, TOKYO 100-0011, JAPAN TELEPHONE {81·3) 3S97-8101 {212) 373-2037 WRITER'S DIRECT E-MAIL ADDRESS TORONTO-DOMINION CENTRE 77 KING STREET WEST, SUHE 3100 rkaplan@paulweiss.com P.O. BOX 226 TORONTO, ONTARIO M5K 1J3 TELEPHONE (416} 504-0520 T RNOFSKY 2001 K STREET, NW THURMOND OAL WASHINGTON, DC 20006·1047 TELEPHONE 12.02) 223~7300 AZQUEZ LLO G. WEE ~~K~~'Q~S, 500 DELAWARE AVENUE, SUJTE 200 POST OFFICE BOX 32 WILMINGTON, DE 19899-0032 TELEPHONE \302J 655-4410 March 28, 2012 CE I. WITOORCHJC WLAZLO JULIA T.M. WOOD JORDAN E. YAR:ETT KAYE N. YOSHINO TONG YU TRACEY A. ZACCONE T. ROBERT :ZOCHOWSKf, JR r:::::::::::::::::~=======·N:O:T:A:o:M~~~~T'WYORKSAR BY HAND USDCSD~l' The Honorable Barbara S. Jones United States District Court Southern District ofNew York 500 Pearl Street New York, NY 10007 DOCUMEhlT Fl F:"~·r:to'~"·..: - ' · ·-'· •. ·"'~~ ·~ ! . JR. J. WILLIAMS ED t., .• Windsor v. United States, 10 Civ. 8435 (BSJ) (JCF) Dear Judge Jones: On behalf of plaintiff, we write to let Your Honor know that Edie Windsor is back at home and is recovering from her most recent heart attack. We also enclose a copy of the latest filing in the related Golinski case. In the enclosed Motion to Consolidate and Expedite Appeals dated March 26, 2012, the United States Department of Justice asks the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth J Circuit to hear the appeal of Judge White's decision of February 22, 2012 (which we previously sent to Your Honor on February 23, 2012) on an expedited basis and en bane given the importance and the urgency of the issues presented concerning the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act. PAUL, WEISS, RIFKIND, WHARTON & GARRISON LLP 2 The Honorable Barbara S. Jones Respectfully submitted, Roberta A. Kaplan Enclosure cc (via email): Paul D. Clement, Esq. H. Christopher Bartolomucci, Esq. James D. Esseks, Esq. Jean Lin, Esq.