Farmer v. City of Greenwood, Mississippi
ORDER striking 131 MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT. Signed by District Judge Debra M. Brown on 1/19/23. (jla)
Case: 4:22-cv-00011-DMB-JMV Doc #: 132 Filed: 01/19/23 1 of 1 PageID #: 1561
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI
ASHLEY BROCK FARMER
COMMISSION, d/b/a Greenwood
Convention and Visitors Bureau;
and CITY OF GREENWOOD,
On December 2, 2022, the Greenwood Tourism Commission filed a motion for summary
judgment on all of Ashley Brock Farmer’s claims against it. Doc. #117. In accordance with the
Local Rules, the Commission filed a supporting memorandum brief, which is twenty-five pages
long, excluding the certificate of service. Doc. #120. After Farmer responded, the Commission
filed a rebuttal memorandum, containing twelve substantive pages. Doc. #131.
These filings together violate Local Rule 7(b)(5), which provides that a “[m]ovant’s
original and rebuttal memorandum briefs together may not exceed a total of thirty-five pages.”
Accordingly, the Commission’s rebuttal memorandum  is STRICKEN. Within seven (7)
days of this order, the Commission may refile its rebuttal memorandum in accordance with the
SO ORDERED, this 19th day of January, 2023.
/s/Debra M. Brown
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
No additional arguments may be included in the refiled memorandum.
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