Mercator Lines Limited (Singapore) Pte.Ltd et al

Filing 40

Order re: 30 Appeal of Magistrate Judge's Order. Court finds that the Magistrate Judge's 24 Order is AFFIRMED as set out. Signed by Judge Callie V. S. Granade on 11/18/2011. (tot)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ALABAMA SOUTHERN DIVISION MERCATOR LINES LIMITED (SINGAPORE) PTE, LTD, TARGET SHIP MANAGEMENT PTE, LTD., and the M/V GAURAV PREM, in rem, Petitioners. Re: Seafarer Witness Prastana Taohim and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA vs. M/V/ GAURAV PREM Re: Material Witness Prastana Taohim, ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) MISC. NO. 11-00024-CG-C Criminal No. 11-mj-00203-N ORDER This matter is before the Court on the United States’ appeal (Doc. 30) from the Magistrate Judge’s Order granting Prastana Taohim’s emergency petition and requiring the United States to conduct Taohim’s deposition not later than December 9, 2011. (Doc. 24). The Court has considered the Magistrate Judge’s Order, the record in this case, the briefs of the parties and authorities cited therein. The court finds that the Magistrate Judge’s Order (Doc. 24) is neither clearly erroneous, contrary to law, or an abuse of discretion, and is therefore AFFIRMED. DONE and ORDERED this 18th day of November, 2011. /s/ Callie V. S. Granade UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE

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