S.D. Miss. 3:16-cv-00442 Docket

Campaign for Southern Equality v. Bryant 
No. 3:16-cv-00442, Case History  

Court: Southern District of Mississippi (Northern (Jackson))
Assigned to: Judge Judge Carlton W. Reeves
(previously Judge Daniel P. Jordan, III)
Referred to: Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson
(previously Judge F. Keith Ball)

Date Filed # Docket Text
06/10/2016 1 COMPLAINT for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief against Phil Bryant, John Davis, Jim Hood, and Judy Moulder ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 34643039756), filed by Campaign for Southern Equality and Susan Hrostowski. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A – Rt. Rev. Brian R. Seage letter on 6/3/2016, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet)(ND) (Entered: 06/13/2016)
06/13/2016 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1Hrowtowski declaration, # 2 Beach-Ferrara declaration)(Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/13/2016)
06/13/2016 3 MEMORANDUM in Support re 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction filed by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/13/2016)
06/14/2016 4 Summons Issued as to Phil Bryant, John Davis, Jim Hood, and Judy Moulder. (ND) (Entered: 06/14/2016)
06/14/2016 5 MOTION to Consolidate Cases by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/14/2016)
06/15/2016 6 ORDER REASSIGNING CASE – This case is hereby reassigned to District Judge Carlton W. Reeves and Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson for all further proceedings. District Judge Daniel P. Jordan, III and Magistrate Judge F. Keith Ball are no longer assigned to this case. Signed by Chief District Judge Louis Guirola, Jr. on 6/15/2016 (ND) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 7 MOTION for Andrew J. Ehrlich to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing)(Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 8 MOTION for Jacob H. Hupart to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing)(Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 9 MOTION for Roberta A. Kaplan to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing)(Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 10 MOTION for Jacob J. Taber to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing)(Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 11 MOTION for Joshua D. Kaye to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing)(Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 12 Summons Reissued as to Phil Bryant, John Davis, Jim Hood, and Judy Moulder. (Attorney is directed to electronically file the original summons issued on 6/14/16 as “returned unexecuted” as soon as they are received.) (ND) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 13 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Campaign for Southern Equality; Jim Hood served on 6/15/2016, answer due 7/6/2016. (ND) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 14 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Campaign for Southern Equality; John Davis served on 6/15/2016, answer due 7/6/2016. (ND) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 15 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Campaign for Southern Equality; Judy Moulder served on 6/15/2016, answer due 7/6/2016. (ND) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/15/2016 16 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Campaign for Southern Equality; Phil Bryant served on 6/15/2016, answer due 7/6/2016. (ND) (Entered: 06/15/2016)
06/16/2016 17 Summons Returned Unexecuted by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski as to Phil Bryant. (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/16/2016)
06/16/2016 18 Summons Returned Unexecuted by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski as to John Davis. (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/16/2016)
06/16/2016 19 Summons Returned Unexecuted by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski as to Jim Hood. (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/16/2016)
06/16/2016 20 Summons Returned Unexecuted by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski as to Judy Moulder. (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/16/2016)
06/16/2016 21 SCHEDULING ORDER. The Motion to Consolidate Cases 5 is terminated. Signed by District Judge Carlton W. Reeves on 6/16/2016. (AC) (Entered: 06/16/2016)
06/16/2016 Set Hearing as to 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction. Motion Hearing set for 6/23/2016 to 6/24/2016 at 9:30 AM in Courtroom 5B (Jackson Federal Courthouse) before District Judge Carlton W. Reeves. (AC) (Entered: 06/16/2016)
06/17/2016 22 MOTION for Zachary Dietert to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing)(Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/17/2016)
06/17/2016 23 MOTION for Alexia D. Korberg to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing)(Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/17/2016)
06/17/2016 24 MOTION for William Michael to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing)(Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/17/2016)
06/17/2016 25 AFFIDAVIT in Support re 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction (Declaration of Joshua D. Kaye) filed by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/17/2016)
06/20/2016 Pro Hac Vice fee paid for Andrew J. Ehrlich receipt number 0538-3211556 $ 100 (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/20/2016)
06/20/2016 Pro Hac Vice fee paid for Jacob H. Hupart receipt number 0538-3211563 $ 100 (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/20/2016)
06/20/2016 Pro Hac Vice fee paid for Roberta A Kaplan receipt number 0538-3211567 $ 100 (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/20/2016)
06/20/2016 Pro Hac Vice fee paid for Jacob J. Taber receipt number 0538-3211570 $ 100 (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/20/2016)
06/20/2016 Pro Hac Vice fee paid for Joshua D. Kaye receipt number 0538-3211577 $ 100 (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/20/2016)
06/20/2016 Pro Hac Vice fee paid for Zachary Dietert receipt number 0538-3211580 $ 100 (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/20/2016)
06/20/2016 Pro Hac Vice fee paid for Alexia D. Korberg receipt number 0538-3211585 $ 100 (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/20/2016)
06/20/2016 Pro Hac Vice fee paid for William Michael receipt number 0538-3211587 $ 100 (Mills, Alysson) (Entered: 06/20/2016)
06/20/2016 26 NOTICE of Appearance by Douglas T. Miracle – State Gov on behalf of Jim Hood, Judy Moulder (Miracle – State Gov, Douglas) (Entered: 06/20/2016)
06/21/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER granting 7 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice of ANDREW J. EHRLICH as co-counsel. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 6/21/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER SHALL ISSUE. (WG) (Entered: 06/21/2016)
06/21/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER granting 8 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice of JACOB H. HUPART as co-counsel. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 6/21/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER SHALL ISSUE. (WG) (Entered: 06/21/2016)
06/21/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER granting 9 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice of ROBERTA A. KAPLAN as co-counsel. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 6/21/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER SHALL ISSUE. (WG) (Entered: 06/21/2016)
06/21/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER granting 10 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice of JACOB J. TABER as co-counsel. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 6/21/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER SHALL ISSUE. (WG) (Entered: 06/21/2016)
06/21/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER granting 11 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice of JOSHUA D. KAYE as co-counsel. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 6/21/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER SHALL ISSUE. (WG) (Entered: 06/21/2016)
06/21/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER granting 22 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice of ZACHARY DIETERT as co-counselo. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 6/21/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER SHALL ISSUE. (WG) (Entered: 06/21/2016)
06/21/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER granting 23 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice of ALEXIA D. KORBERG as co-counsel. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 6/21/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER SHALL ISSUE. (WG) (Entered: 06/21/2016)
06/21/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER granting 24 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice of WILLIAM MICHAEL as co-counsel. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 6/21/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER SHALL ISSUE. (WG) (Entered: 06/21/2016)
06/21/2016 27 NOTICE of Appearance by Tommy D. Goodwin – State Gov on behalf of Phil Bryant, John Davis (Goodwin – State Gov, Tommy) (Entered: 06/21/2016)
06/22/2016 28 MEMORANDUM in Opposition re 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction filed by Jim Hood, Judy Moulder (Miracle – State Gov, Douglas) (Entered: 06/22/2016)
06/22/2016 29 Joinder in Document by Phil Bryant, John Davis to 28 Memorandum in Opposition to Motion filed by Jim Hood, Judy Moulder (Goodwin – State Gov, Tommy) (Entered: 06/22/2016)
06/22/2016 30 RESPONSE in Opposition re 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction filed by Jim Hood, Judy Moulder (Miracle – State Gov, Douglas) (Entered: 06/22/2016)
06/23/2016 31 Memorandum of Law in Opposition to Defendants’ Objections to Plaintiffs’ Exhibits CSE-2, CSE-5, CSE-6, CSE-7, CSE-8, and CSE-9 by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Kaplan – PHV, Roberta) (Entered: 06/23/2016)
06/23/2016 [Disregard this Docket Annotation, entered in wrong case.] (Entered: 06/23/2016)
06/23/2016 Minute Entry for proceedings held before District Judge Carlton W. Reeves: Motion Hearing held on 6/23/2016 re 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction filed by Susan Hrostowski and Campaign for Southern Equality. Appearances: Robert B. McDuff, Sibyl C. Byrd, Alysson L. Mills, Jacob J. Taber, Roberta A. Kaplan, Tommy D. Goodwin, Paul E. Barnes and Dougle T. Miracle. Court heard arguments on the issues. Hearing continued until 6/24/2016. Court Reporter/Transcriber Cherie Bond, Telephone Number : 601-608-4186. (JS) (Entered: 06/23/2016)
06/24/2016 Minute Entry for proceedings held before District Judge Carlton W. Reeves: Motion Hearing held on 6/24/2016 re 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction filed by Susan Hrostowski and Campaign for Southern Equality. Appearances: Robert B. McDuff, Sibyl C. Byrd, Alysson L. Mills, Jacob J. Taber, Roberta A. Kaplan, Tommy Goodwin, Paul E. Barnes and Douglas T. Miracle. Court heard arguments and testimony on the issues and reserved to rule at a later date. Court Reporter/Transcriber Cherie Bond, Telephone Number : 601-608-4186. (JS) (Entered: 06/24/2016)
06/24/2016 33 Plaintiffs Exhibit List re Motion Hearing concluded on 6/24/2016 re 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit CSE-2 Letter from Brian R. Seage dated 6-3-16, # 2 Exhibit CSE-3 Resolution dated 7-4-2005, # 3 Exhibit CSE-4 Reflections on Marriage Equality by John H.Thomas dated 9-2005, # 4 Exhibit CSE-5 The Union for Reform Judaism Resolutions adopted 1977, # 5 Exhibit CSE-6 The Union for Reform Judaism Resolutions adopted 1987, # 6 Exhibit CSE-7 The Union for Reform Judaism Resolutions adopted 1997, # 7 Exhibit CSE-8 Resolution on Same Gender Offication adopted by the CCAR 2000, # 8 Exhibit CSE-9 The Union for Reform Judaism Resolutions adopted 2015, # 9 Exhibit CSE-10 Compilation of Social Media for HB1523, # 10 Exhibit CSE-14 Beyon Same-Sex Marriage, # 11 Exhibit CSE-16 Pew Research Center article dated 5-12-16, # 12 Exhibit CSE-26 CV of Robert P. Jones PhD, # 13 Exhibit CSE-27 CV of Professor Douglas NeJaime, # 14 Exhibit CSE-28 Feb 19, 2016 Unofficial Transcript of House Debate re HB1523, # 15 Exhibit CSE-29 Family Policy Alliance press release dated 4-5-16)(JS) (Entered: 06/27/2016)
06/24/2016 34 Defendants Exhibit List re Motion Hearing concluded on 6/24/2016 re 2 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit D-1 House Bill 1523, # 2 Exhibit D-2 PEW Research Center’s 2014 Religious Landscape Study (Tabular Format), # 3 Exhibit D-3 PEW Research Center’s 2014 Religious Landscape Study (Bar Graph Format))(JS) (Entered: 06/27/2016)
06/30/2016 35 ORDER granting 2 Motion for Preliminary Injunction. Signed by District Judge Carlton W. Reeves on 6/30/2016. (AC) (Entered: 06/30/2016)
07/01/2016 36 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of MOTION HEARING held on June 23, 2016 before Judge Carlton W. Reeves. Court Reporter/Transcriber Cherie Bond, Telephone Number : 601-608-4186. NOTICE RE : REDACTION OF TRANSCRIPTS: The parties have seven (7) calendar days to file with the Court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction of this transcript. If no Notice is filed, the transcript will be made electronically available to the public without redaction after 90 calendar days. The policy is located on the court website at www.mssd.uscourts.gov.Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Redaction Request due 7/22/2016. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 8/1/2016. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 9/29/2016. (CB) (Entered: 07/01/2016)
07/01/2016 37 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of MOTION HEARING held on June 24, 2016 before Judge Carlton W. Reeves. Court Reporter/Transcriber Cherie Bond, Telephone Number : 601-608-4186. NOTICE RE : REDACTION OF TRANSCRIPTS: The parties have seven (7) calendar days to file with the Court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction of this transcript. If no Notice is filed, the transcript will be made electronically available to the public without redaction after 90 calendar days. The policy is located on the court website at www.mssd.uscourts.gov.Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Redaction Request due 7/22/2016. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 8/1/2016. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 9/29/2016. (CB) (Entered: 07/01/2016)
07/06/2016 38 ANSWER to 1 Complaint, by Phil Bryant, John Davis.(Goodwin – State Gov, Tommy) (Entered: 07/06/2016)
07/06/2016 39 ANSWER to 1 Complaint, by Jim Hood, Judy Moulder.(Miracle – State Gov, Douglas) (Entered: 07/06/2016)
07/07/2016 40 NOTICE of Appearance by Drew L. Snyder on behalf of Phil Bryant (Snyder, Drew) (Entered: 07/07/2016)
07/07/2016 41 NOTICE OF APPEAL of 35 ORDER granting 2 Motion for Preliminary Injunction, by Phil Bryant. (Snyder, Drew) (Entered: 07/07/2016)
07/07/2016 42 MOTION Stay Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal by Phil Bryant (Snyder, Drew) (Entered: 07/07/2016)
07/07/2016 43 MEMORANDUM in Support re 42 MOTION Stay Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal filed by Phil Bryant (Snyder, Drew) (Entered: 07/07/2016)
07/08/2016 44 NOTICE of Appearance by Mack A. Reeves-State Gov on behalf of John Davis (Reeves-State Gov, Mack) (Entered: 07/08/2016)
07/08/2016 45 First MOTION to Stay Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal by John Davis (Reeves-State Gov, Mack) (Entered: 07/08/2016)
07/08/2016 46 NOTICE OF APPEAL of 35 ORDER granting 2 Motion for Preliminary Injunction, by John Davis. (Reeves-State Gov, Mack) (Entered: 07/08/2016)
07/12/2016 47 Unopposed MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by Phil Bryant, John Davis (Goodwin – State Gov, Tommy) (Entered: 07/12/2016)
07/14/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER granting 47 Motion to Withdraw as Attorney. Attorney Tommy D. Goodwin – State Gov terminated. Signed by Magistrate Judge Linda R. Anderson on 7/14/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER WILL ISSUE. (WG) (Entered: 07/14/2016)
07/20/2016 48 MEMORANDUM in Opposition re 45 First MOTION to Stay Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal , 42 MOTION Stay Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal filed by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Kaplan – PHV, Roberta) (Entered: 07/20/2016)
07/20/2016 49 AFFIDAVIT in Opposition re 45 First MOTION to Stay Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal , 42 MOTION Stay Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal / Declaration of Roberta A. Kaplan in Opposition to Defendant Bryant’s and Davis’s Motion to Stay Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal filed by Campaign for Southern Equality, Susan Hrostowski (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A Letter dated 7/16/16, # 2 Exhibit B Letter dated 7/5/16, # 3 Exhibit C Letter dated 7/6/16, # 4 Exhibit D Letter dated 7/8/16, # 5 Exhibit E Letter dated 7/13/16, # 6 Exhibit F Letter dated 7/14/16, # 7 Exhibit G Email dated 6/24/15, # 8 Exhibit H redline comparing HB 1523 to Model Executive Order, # 9 Exhibit I Letter dated 3/3/16, # 10 Exhibit J Email dated 3/28/16, # 11 Exhibit K Email dated 3/31/16, # 12 Exhibit L Email dated 4/4/16, # 13 Exhibit M Emails dated 4/4/16 and 4/5/16, # 14 Exhibit N Email dated 4/5/16, # 15 Exhibit O Email dated 3/31/16, # 16 Exhibit P Letter from National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, # 17 Exhibit Q Other Correspondence)(Kaplan – PHV, Roberta) (Entered: 07/20/2016)
07/25/2016 APPEAL Filing fee paid by John Davis: $ 505.00, receipt number 34643040356 in re Notice of Appeal 46 . (ND) (Entered: 07/25/2016)
07/25/2016 Appeal Filing fee paid by Phil Bryant: $ 505.00, receipt number 34643040355 in re Notice of Appeal 41 . (ND) (Entered: 07/25/2016)
07/28/2016 50 REPLY to Response to Motion re 48 Memorandum in Opposition to Motion, filed by Phil Bryant (Snyder, Drew) (Entered: 07/28/2016)
08/01/2016 51 ORDER denying 42 , 45 Motions to Stay Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal. Signed by District Judge Carlton W. Reeves on 8/1/2016. (AC) (Entered: 08/01/2016)
08/12/2016 52 ORDER of USCA in re 46 Notice of Appeal filed by John Davis and 41 Notice of Appeal filed by Phil Bryant. (Attachments: # 1 Cover Letter)(ND) (Entered: 08/12/2016)
08/30/2016 Certified and Transmitted Record on Appeal electronically to US Court of Appeals in re 46 Notice of Appeal. (ND) (Entered: 08/30/2016)
09/13/2016 ELECTRONIC RECORD ON APPEAL ACCEPTED : The Court of Appeals has accepted the Electronic Record on Appeal and it is available for attorney access and download at http://http://www.ca5.uscourts.gov/docs/default-source/forms/instructions-for-electronic-record-download-feature-of-cm.pdf using credentials provided to you by the Clerk of that Court. (ND) (Entered: 09/13/2016)
12/06/2016 TEXT-ONLY ORDER re: [33-14] Plaintiffs’ Exhibit CSE-28. Pages 11-29 of the Senate Debate Transcript were admitted into evidence and retained in the paper record, but are not contained in the electronic record. The Clerk is directed to file the entire exhibit in the next docket entry, 53 . Signed by District Judge Carlton W. Reeves on 12/6/2016. NO FURTHER WRITTEN ORDER SHALL ISSUE. (AC) (Entered: 12/06/2016)
12/06/2016 53 HEARING EXHIBIT – Plaintiffs’ Exhibit CSE-28 – Unofficial Transcripts of Legislative Debates. (AC) (Entered: 12/06/2016)
12/09/2016 Certified and Transmitted Supplemental Record on Appeal electronically to US Court of Appeals in re 46 Notice of Appeal. (ND) (Entered: 12/09/2016)
09/29/2017 54 ORDER of USCA: denying petition for rehearing as to 46 Notice of Appeal filed by John Davis, 41 Notice of Appeal filed by Phil Bryant (Attachments: # 1 Cover Letter)(cwl) (Entered: 09/29/2017)
10/10/2017 55 Copy of Opinion – USCA in re 46 Notice of Appeal and 41 Notice of Appeal. (Attachments: # 1 USCA Cover Letter)(ND) (Entered: 10/10/2017)
10/10/2017 56 CERTIFIED COPY OF USCA JUDGMENT Issued as the MANDATE as to 46 Notice of Appeal filed by John Davis and 41 Notice of Appeal filed by Phil Bryant. The USCA Ordered and Adjudged that the Preliminary Injunction is Reversed, and a Judgment of Dismissal for Want of Jurisdiction is Rendered. (Attachments: # 1 USCA Bill of Costs, # 2 Cover Letter)(ND) (Entered: 10/10/2017)

 

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