Enjaian v. University of Michigan et al
ORDER STRIKING Improper Filings re: 11 MOTION judicial notice of FERPA Regulations filed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer], 27 Notice (Other) filed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer], 28 Notice (Other), filed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer], 14 Notice of Consent and Reference of a Civil Action to a Magistrate Judge filed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer], 18 Notice (Other) filed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer], 10 MOTION judicial notice of Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act fil ed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer], 29 Notice (Other) filed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer], 12 MOTION judicial notice of the Michigan Constitution filed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer], 17 Notice (Other) filed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer], 16 Notice (Other) filed by Jesse R Enjaian [E-Filer]. Signed by District Judge Robert H. Cleland. (LWag)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN
JESSE R. ENJAIAN,
Case No. 13-CV-13907-DT
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN et al.,
ORDER STRIKING IMPROPER FILINGS
Before the court are three pending motions: a motion filed by pro se Plaintiff
Jesse R. Enjaian, and two motions to dismiss filed by separate Defendants. These
motions will be resolved in due time. In addition to these motions and the
accompanying responses, Plaintiff has filed a series of documents entitled “Judicial
Notice,” in which he purports to ask that the court take judicial notice of various types of
authority in support of his motion or response briefs. These documents are not allowed
under the local rules and will be stricken as improvidently filed. The local rules allow for
a motion, response, and optional reply brief, and all these documents must comply with
certain formatting and procedural requirements. See E.D. Mich. LR 7.1. There is no
provision under the local rules which allows a party to file a repeated documents
supplementing his brief, particularly when the filings–as here–do not add any additional
argument but ask the court to look to general areas of law (such as the Michigan
Constitution, or the Elliot-Larsen Civil Rights Act). Plaintiff must contain all of his
citations to legal authority and exhibits in one brief in support or opposition to a motion.
Any additional documents will not be allowed and will be stricken by the court.
IT IS ORDERED that Plaintiff’s various documents entitled “Judicial Notice” [Dkt.
## 10, 11, 12, 14, 16, 17, 18, 27, 28, 29] are STRICKEN from the court's docket.
s/Robert H. Cleland
ROBERT H. CLELAND
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
Dated: December 17, 2013
I hereby certify that a copy of the foregoing document was mailed to counsel of record
on this date, December 17, 2013, by electronic and/or ordinary mail.
s/Lisa G. Wagner
Case Manager and Deputy Clerk
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