Athwal et al v. County of Stanislaus et al

Filing 125

ORDER setting Deadline for completion of Non-Expert Discovery; ORDER setting further Status / Scheduling Conference signed by Magistrate Judge Barbara A. McAuliffe on 12/7/2020. Status Conference set for 4/6/2021 at 09:00 AM in Courtroom 8 (BAM) before Magistrate Judge Barbara A. McAuliffe.(Lundstrom, T) Modified date on 12/8/2020. (Valdez, E)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 11 BALJIT ATHWAL, et al., 12 13 14 Plaintiffs, v. COUNTY OF STANISLAUS, et al., 15 Case No. 1:15-cv-00311-TLN-BAM ORDER SETTING DEADLINE FOR COMPLETION OF NON-EXPERT DISCOVERY ORDER SETTING FURTHER STATUS/SCHEDULING CONFERENCE Defendants. 16 ___________________________________ 17 GEORGIA DEFILIPPO, et al., Case No. 1:18-cv-00496-TLN-BAM 18 19 20 Plaintiffs, v. COUNTY OF STANISLAUS, et al., 21 22 23 Defendants. ___________________________________ EDUARDO QUINTANAR, JR., 24 25 26 27 Case No. 1:18-cv-01403-TLN-BAM Plaintiff, v. COUNTY OF STANISLAUS, et al., Defendants. 28 1 1 FRANK CARSON, 2 3 4 Case No. 1:20-cv-00747-TLN-BAM Plaintiff, v. COUNTY OF STANISLAUS, et al., 5 Defendants. 6 ___________________________________ 7 WALTER W. WELLS, et al., 8 9 10 11 Case No. 1:20-cv-00770-TLN-BAM Plaintiffs, v. COUNTY OF STANISLAUS, et al., Defendants. 12 13 14 The above related actions arise out of the investigation into the murder of Korey 15 Kauffman and the prosecution of criminal charges against each of the individual plaintiffs. The 16 actions have been consolidated for the purposes of discovery. 17 On December 7, 2020, the Court held a further telephonic status conference to address the 18 scheduling of discovery deadlines in these related actions. Counsel Arturo Gonzalez and Robert 19 Sandoval appeared by telephone on behalf of Plaintiffs Baljit Athwal, Daljit Atwal, and Karan 20 Inc. and Plaintiffs Walter Wells and Scott McFarlane. Counsel Jayme Walker appeared by 21 telephone on behalf of Plaintiffs Georgia DeFilippo and Christina DeFilippo, Plaintiffs Estate of 22 Frank Carson and Georgia DeFilippo, as an individual and as successor in interest to Frank 23 Carson, and Plaintiff Eduardo Quintanar, Jr. Counsel John Whitefleet appeared by telephone on 24 behalf of Defendants County of Stanislaus, Stanislaus County Office of the District Attorney, 25 Dale Lingerfelt, Kirk Bunch, Steve Jacobson, Birgit Fladager, Marlissa Ferreira, Cory Brown and 26 David Harris. Counsel Amanda Heitlinger appeared by telephone on behalf of Defendants City 27 of Turlock, City of Ceres, Timothy Redd and Derek Perry. Counsel Patrick Moriarty appeared by 28 telephone on behalf of Defendants City of Modesto, Jon Evers and Galen Carroll. Counsel T. J. 2 1 2 Stephens appeared by telephone on behalf of Defendant Paul Edward Jones. As agreed at the conference, and in the interests of judicial and party economy, all 3 discovery in the related actions, with the exception of expert discovery, shall be completed no 4 later than two hundred forty (240) days from the date upon which the last answer in the related 5 cases may be filed with the Court pursuant to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. In this 6 context, "completed" means that all discovery shall have been conducted so that all depositions 7 have been taken and any disputes relative to discovery shall have been resolved by appropriate 8 order if necessary, and where discovery has been ordered, the order has been obeyed. All motions 9 to compel discovery must be noticed on the undersigned magistrate judge’s calendar in 10 accordance with the Local Rules. 11 The Court sets a further status/scheduling conference on April 6, 2021, at 9:00 AM in 12 Courtroom 8 (BAM) before Magistrate Judge Barbara A. McAuliffe. The purpose of the 13 conference is to address the status of discovery and the scheduling of expert discovery deadlines. 14 The parties shall appear at the conference with each party connecting remotely either via Zoom 15 video conference or Zoom telephone number. The parties shall be provided with the Zoom ID 16 and password by the Courtroom Deputy prior to the conference. The Zoom ID number and 17 password are confidential and are not to be shared. Appropriate court attire required. IT IS SO ORDERED. 18 19 Dated: /s/ Barbara December 7, 2020 A. McAuliffe _ UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 3

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