6th Cir. 16-2424 Docket

EEOC v. R.G. and G.R. Harris Funeral Homes
No. 16-2424, Case History  

Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Panel: Not yet announced

Date Filed # Docket Text
10/13/2016 1 Civil Case Docketed. Notice filed by Appellant EEOC. Transcript needed: y. (RMJ)
10/13/2016 2 The case manager for this case is: Renee M. Jefferies (RMJ)
10/14/2016 3 Mediation Office is involved in this appeal. (MLB)
10/14/2016 4 A Telephone Mediation Conference has been scheduled for 11/15/2016 at 2:00 PM (ET) with Bob Kaiser. [Please open notice for important details and deadlines.] (MLB)
10/18/2016 5 APPEARANCE filed for Appellant EEOC by Anne Noel Occhialino. Certificate of Service: 10/18/2016. (ANO)
10/21/2016 6 CIVIL APPEAL STATEMENT OF PARTIES AND ISSUES filed by Attorney Ms. Anne Noel Occhialino for Appellant EEOC. Certificate of Service:10/21/2016. (ANO)
10/28/2016 7 TRANSCRIPT ordered from Ms. Marie Jedreski Metcalf, filed by Ms. Anne Noel Occhialino for EEOC. [7] District Court Docket Number: 2:14-cv-13710 ; Date NOA Filed: 10/13/2016 ; —– This is to order a transcript of the following proceedings and to certify that satisfactory financial arrangements have been completed —– Transcript ordered on: 10/24/2016 ; District Court Judge/Magistrate: Judge Cox ; Hearing Dates: Summary Judgment Hearing 8/11/16 Motion to Dismiss Hearing 4/16/15; Other: Summary Judgment Hearing of 8/11/16 (ordered 10/24/16) and Motion to Dismiss Hearing 4/16/15 (ordered 10/17/16); Method of Payment: Private Funds ; Court reporter acknowledgement is due in 14 days. Certificate of Service: 10/28/2016. (ANO)
10/31/2016 8 NOTIFICATION: Setting acknowledgement deadline, relating to transcript order, [7]. Marie Jedreski Metcalf’s acknowledgement is due 11/14/2016. (RMJ)
10/31/2016 9 APPEARANCE filed for Appellee R.G. &. G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc. by Jordan Lorence. Certificate of Service: 10/31/2016. (JWL)
11/03/2016 10 APPEARANCE filed for Appellee R.G. &. G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc. by Douglas G. Wardlow. Certificate of Service: 11/03/2016. (DGW)
11/03/2016 11 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT filed by Attorney Mr. Douglas G. Wardlow for Appellee R.G. &. G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc. Certificate of Service: 11/03/2016. (DGW)
11/03/2016 12 APPEARANCE filed for Appellee R.G. &. G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc. by Gary S. McCaleb. Certificate of Service: 11/03/2016. (GM)
11/14/2016 13 The Telephone Mediation Conference has been rescheduled for 11/30/2016 at 2:00 PM (ET) with Bob Kaiser. [Please open notice for important details and deadlines.] (MLB)
11/16/2016 14 Court Reporter Acknowledgement filed by Ms. Marie Jedreski Metcalf, for transcript [7] ; Already on file in the District Court. (MJM)
11/16/2016 15 BRIEFING LETTER SENT setting briefing schedule: appellant brief due 12/27/2016; appellee brief due 01/26/2017. (RMJ)
12/14/2016 16 BRIEFING LETTER SENT by Mediation Office, resetting briefing schedule as agreed upon by the parties: appellant brief now due 01/26/2017. appellee brief now due 03/13/2017. (LMR)
12/14/2016 17 Mediation Office is no longer involved in this appeal. (LMR)
01/26/2017 18 MOTION filed by Ms. Anne Noel Occhialino for EEOC to extend time to file brief. Certificate of Service: 01/26/2017. (ANO)
01/26/2017 19 MOTION to INTERVENE filed by Daniel S. Korobkin for Aimee Stephens. Certificate of Service: 01/26/2017. (DSK)
01/26/2017 20 RULING LETTER SENT granting motion to extend time to file brief [18] filed by Ms. Anne Noel Occhialino, resetting briefing schedule: appellant brief now due 02/27/2017. appellee brief now due 03/29/2017. (RMJ)
02/06/2017 21 RESPONSE in opposition filed regarding a motion to intervene, [19]; previously. Response from Attorney Mr. Douglas G. Wardlow for Appellee R.G. &. G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc. Certificate of Service:02/06/2017. (DGW)
02/10/2017 22 APPELLANT BRIEF filed by Ms. Anne Noel Occhialino for EEOC. Certificate of Service:02/10/2017. Argument Request: requested. (ANO)
02/13/2017 23 REPLY filed by Daniel S. Korobkin for Aimee Stephens in support of motion to intervene. Certificate of Service: 02/13/2017. (PJE)
02/15/2017 24 Amicus MOTION filed by Americans United for Separation of Church and State to extend time to file brief. Certificate of Service: 02/15/2017. (RBK)
02/16/2017 25 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Lambda Legal Defense & Education Fund, Inc. by Gregory R. Nevins. Certificate of Service: 02/16/2017. (GRN)
02/16/2017 26 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Amicus Curiae Americans United for Separation of Church and State by Richard Brian Katskee. Certificate of Service: 02/16/2017. (RBK)
02/16/2017 27 ORDER filed: pending the court’s ruling on the motion to intervene, all briefing in this appeal, including the brief of the proposed intervenor and any briefs by amicus in support of the appellant, will be held in abeyance. Upon the Court’s ruling on the motion to intervene the briefing will resume on a schedule established at that time. In view of this ruling, the amicus motion to extend the time for filing its brief isdenied as moot. [24].. (YH)
03/27/2017 28 ORDER filed: The motion to intervene is therefore GRANTED, for briefing purposes only. Stephens shall file her brief on or before twenty days from the date of entry of this order. Harris’s briefing time shall not begin until Stephens files her brief. Should the appeal be scheduled for oral argument, Stephens may move the court at that time for permission to participate. Ronald Lee Gilman and Julia Smith Gibbons, Circuit Judges; and Joseph M. Hood, U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Kentucky, sitting by designation. (JRH)
03/27/2017 30 **LOCKED** RULING LETTER SENT resetting briefing schedule: amicus appellant brief now due 04/17/2017. appellee brief now due 05/17/2017. Appearance form for the Amicus will be due on or before the filing of the brief. ***CORRECTED BRIEFING LETTER TO ISSUE DUE TO ERROR.–[Edited 03/30/2017 by RMJ] (JRH)
03/27/2017 31 APPEARANCE filed for Intervenor Aimee Stephens by Daniel S. Korobkin. Certificate of Service: 03/27/2017. (DSK)
03/30/2017 32 CORRECTED BRIEFING LETTER SENT correcting briefing schedule: intervenor brief due: 04/17/2017; appellee brief due 05/17/2017. (RMJ)
04/03/2017 33 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Equality Ohio by Doron M. Kalir. Certificate of Service: 04/03/2017. (DMK)
04/03/2017 34 APPEARANCE filed for Intervenor Aimee Stephens by John A. Knight. Certificate of Service: 04/03/2017. (JAK)
04/11/2017 35 APPEARANCE filed for Intervenor Aimee Stephens by Jay D. Kaplan. Certificate of Service: 04/11/2017. (JDK)
04/17/2017 36 **LOCKED** INTERVENOR BRIEF filed by Mr. John Anthony Knight for Aimee Stephens.. Certificate of Service:04/17/2017. ***PAGE ID# RANGE WAS OMITTED IN DESIGNATION. CORRECTIONS LETTER SENT. COUNSEL TO REFILE AS A CORRECTED BRIEF BY 04/21/2017.–[Edited 04/19/2017 by RMJ] (JAK)
04/18/2017 37 LETTER filed by Mr. Douglas G. Wardlow for R.G. &. G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc. communicating dates of unavailability for oral argument: May 29, 2017 to June 9, 2017. Certificate of Service: 04/18/2017. (DGW)
04/19/2017 38 BRIEFING LETTER SENT requesting brief corrections from Mr. John Anthony Knight for Aimee Stephens because Page ID# range was omitted in Designation (as opposed to listing only relevant page id#’s). Corrections due: 04/21/2017. (RMJ)
04/19/2017 39 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Public Rights / Private Conscience Project by Mary Jane Eaton. Certificate of Service: 04/19/2017. (ME)
04/19/2017 40 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Public Rights / Private Conscience Project by Wesley R. Powell. Certificate of Service: 04/19/2017. (WRP)
04/19/2017 41 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Public Rights / Private Conscience Project by Sameer Advani. Certificate of Service: 04/19/2017. (SA)
04/19/2017 42 **LOCKED** CORRECTED INTERVENOR BRIEF filed by Mr. John Anthony Knight for Aimee Stephens. Certificate of Service:04/19/2017. Argument Request: requested. ***INCORRECT CAPTION. REFILED. SEE DOC #60.–[Edited 04/26/2017 by RMJ] (JAK)
04/23/2017 43 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Unitarian Universalist Association by Eric Alan Isaacson. Certificate of Service: 04/23/2017. (EAI)
04/24/2017 44 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Amicus Curiae Public Rights/Private Conscience Project by Elizabeth Reiner Platt. Certificate of Service: 04/24/2017. (ERP)
04/24/2017 45 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Amicus Curiae Public Rights/Private Conscience Project by Katherine Franke. Certificate of Service: 04/24/2017. (KMF)
04/24/2017 46 **LOCKED** AMICUS BRIEF filed by Eric Alan Isaacson, counsel for amicus curiae Unitarian Universalist Association, with parties’ consent.. Certificate of Service:04/24/2017. ***INCORRECT CAPTION. REFILED. SEE DOC #65.–[Edited 05/01/2017 by RMJ] (EAI)
04/24/2017 47 **LOCKED** AMICUS BRIEF filed by Ms. Mary Eaton and Ms. Elizabeth Reiner Platt for PublicRights/Private Conscience Project , with parties’ consent.. Certificate of Service: 04/24/2017.–[Edited 04/25/2017 by RMJ] ***DESIGNATION OF RELEVANT DISTRICT COURT DOCUMENTS WAS OMITTED. CORRECTIONS LETTER SENT. COUNSEL TO REFILE AS A CORRECTED BRIEF BY 04/28/2017. – [Edited 04/25/2017 by RMJ] (ME)
04/24/2017 48 **LOCKED** AMICUS BRIEF filed by Mr. Richard Brian Katskee for Americans United for Separation of Church and State , with parties’ consent.Certificate of Service: 04/24/2017.\ ***INCORRECT CAPTION. REFILED. SEE DOC #61.–[Edited 04/27/2017 by RMJ] (RBK)
04/24/2017 49 **LOCKED** AMICUS BRIEF filed by Equality Ohio, with parties’ consent.. Certificate of Service:04/24/2017. ***DESIGNATION OF RELEVANT DISTRICT COURT DOCUMENTS WAS OMITTED. CORRECTIONS LETTER SENT. COUNSEL TO REFILE AS A CORRECTED BRIEF BY 04/28/2017.– [Edited 04/25/2017 by RMJ] (DMK)
04/24/2017 50 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Amicus Curiae Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc. Human Rights Campaign, Inc.; Service Employees International Union by Jennifer C. Pizer. Certificate of Service: 04/24/2017. (JCP)
04/24/2017 51 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Amicus Curiae Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc. Human Rights Campaign, Inc; Service Employees International Union by Nancy C. Marcus. Certificate of Service: 04/24/2017. (NCM)
04/24/2017 52 **LOCKED** AMICUS BRIEF filed by Mr. Gregory R. Nevins for Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc. Human Rights Campaign Inc.; Service Employees International Union, with parties’ consent.. Certificate of Service:04/24/2017. ***INCORRECT CAPTION. REFILED. SEE DOC #64.–[Edited 04/27/2017 by RMJ] (GRN)
04/25/2017 53 BRIEFING LETTER SENT requesting brief corrections from Ms. Mary Eaton for Public Rights/Private Conscience Project and Ms. Elizabeth Reiner Platt for Public Rights/Private Conscience Project because Designation of Relevant District Court Documents was omitted. Corrections due: 04/28/2017. (RMJ)
04/25/2017 54 BRIEFING LETTER SENT requesting brief corrections from Mr. Doron M. Kalir for Equality Ohio because Designation of Relevant District Court Documents was omitted. Corrections due: 04/28/2017. (RMJ)
04/25/2017 55 **LOCKED** CORRECTED AMICUS BRIEF filed by Mr. Doron M. Kalir for Equality Ohio, with parties’ consent. Certificate of Service: 04/25/2017. ***INCORRECT CAPTION. REFILED. SEE DOC #62.–[Edited 04/27/2017 by RMJ] (DMK)
04/25/2017 56 ***LOCKED** CORRECTED AMICUS BRIEF filed by Ms. Mary Eaton and Ms. Elizabeth Reiner Platt for Public Rights/Private Conscience Project, with parties’ consent. Certificate of Service :04/25/2017. ***INCORRECT CAPTION. REFILED. SEE DOC #63.–[Edited 04/27/2017 by RMJ] (ME)
04/25/2017 57 AMICUS APPEARANCE filed for Amici Curiae Human Rights Campaign and Service Employees International Union by Gregory R. Nevins. Certificate of Service: 04/25/2017. (GRN)
04/26/2017 58 BRIEFING LETTER SENT requesting brief corrections from Intervenor Counsel and Intervenor Amicus Counsel: Mr. John Anthony Knight, Ms. Mary Eaton and Elizabeth Reiner Platt, Mr. Eric Alan Isaacson, Mr. Doron M. Kalir, Mr. Richard Brian Katskee, Mr. Gregory R. Nevins because Case Caption on briefs is incorrect. Aimee Stephens is an Intervenor and should be listed on the caption, however, she is not an appellant. Please see attached case caption and update caption on briefs. Corrections due: 04/28/2017. (RMJ)
04/26/2017 59 APPEARANCE filed for Amicus Curiae Americans United for Separation of Church and State by Richard B. Katskee. Certificate of Service: 04/26/2017. (RBK)
04/26/2017 60 CORRECTED INTERVENOR BRIEF of Aimee Stephens filed by Mr. John Anthony Knight for Aimee Stephens. Certificate of Service:04/26/2017.–[Edited 04/27/2017 by RMJ] (JAK)
04/26/2017 61 CORRECTED AMICUS BRIEF filed by Mr. Richard Brian Katskee for Seventy-six members of the clergy, Americans United for Separation of Church and State, Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc., The Interfaith Alliance Foundation, Union for Reform Judaism, Central Conference of American Rabbis, Women of Reform Judaism, Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice, Muslim Advocates, People for the American Way Foundation, Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association, The Anti-Defamation League, Keshet, Reconstructionist Rabbinical College/Jewish Reconstructionist Communities, The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, with parties’ consent, Certificate of Service: 04/26/2017–[Edited 04/27/2017 by RMJ] (RBK)
04/26/2017 62 CORRECTED AMICUS BRIEF filed by Mr. Doron M. Kalir for Equality Ohio, with parties’ consent. Certificate of Service:04/26/2017.–[Edited 04/27/2017 by RMJ] (DMK)
04/26/2017 63 CORRECTED AMICUS BRIEF filed by Ms. Mary Eaton and Ms. Elizabeth Reiner Platt for Public Rights/Private Conscience Project, with parties’ consent. Certificate of Service: 04/26/2017.–[Edited 04/27/2017 by RMJ] (ME)
04/27/2017 64 CORRECTED AMICUS BRIEF filed by Mr. Gregory R. Nevins for Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc., Service Employees International Union and Human Rights Campaign, with parties’ consent..Certificate of Service: 04/27/2017.–[Edited 04/27/2017 by RMJ] (GRN)
04/28/2017 65 CORRECTED AMICUS BRIEF filed by Mr. Eric Alan Isaacson for Unitarian Universalist Association, with parties’ consent. Certificate of Service: 04/28/2017.–[Edited 05/01/2017 by RMJ] (EAI)
05/17/2017 66 APPELLEE BRIEF filed by Mr. Douglas G. Wardlow for R.G. &. G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc.. Certificate of Service:05/17/2017. Argument Request: not requested. (DGW)
05/18/2017 67 MOTION filed by Mr. Douglas G. Wardlow for R.G. &. G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc. requesting oral argument. Certificate of Service: 05/18/2017. (DGW)
05/23/2017 68 MOTION filed by Ms. Anne Noel Occhialino for EEOC and by Mr. John Anthony Knight for Aimee Stephens to extend time to file brief. Certificate of Service: 05/23/2017.–[Edited 05/23/2017 by RMJ] (ANO)
05/23/2017 69 RULING LETTER SENT granting motion to extend time to file reply brief [68] filed by Ms. Anne Noel Occhialino and Mr. John Anthony Knight. Reply briefs now due: 06/12/2017. (RMJ)
05/24/2017 70 AMICUS BRIEF filed by Public Advocate of the United States, U.S. Justice Foundation, and Conservative Legal Defense and Education Fund, with parties’ consent.. Certificate of Service:05/24/2017. (WJO)
05/26/2017 71 APPEARANCE filed for Amici Curiae Conservative Legal Defense and Education Fund, Public Advocate of the United States and U.S. Justice Foundation by William J. Olson. Certificate of Service: 05/26/2017. (WJO)
06/09/2017 72 REPLY BRIEF filed by Attorney Ms. Anne Noel Occhialino for Appellant EEOC. Certificate of Service:06/09/2017. (ANO)
06/12/2017 73 REPLY BRIEF filed by Attorney Mr. John Anthony Knight for Intervenor Aimee Stephens. Certificate of Service:06/12/2017. (JAK)
06/14/2017 74 LETTER filed by Mr. John Anthony Knight for Aimee Stephens communicating dates of unavailability for oral argument: August 1 through August 4, 2017. Certificate of Service: 06/14/2017. (JAK)

 

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