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Case TitleReyes v. United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Southern California Agency
DistrictSouthern District of California
CitySan Diego
Case Number3:2017cv01418
Date Filed2017-07-13
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge John A. Houston
PlaintiffEmilio Reyes
Case DescriptionEmilio Reyes submitted a FOIA request to the Bureau of Indian Affairs for records concerning the tribal affiliation of a named individual. The agency withheld 31 documents in full and 12 documents in part. Reyes then filed suit.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Vaughn index

DefendantUnited States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Southern California Agency
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2017-07-131COMPLAINT against United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Southern California Agency, IFP Filed, filed by Emilio Reyes. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet) The new case number is 3:17-cv-1418-BTM-AGS. Judge Barry Ted Moskowitz and Magistrate Judge Andrew G. Schopler are assigned to the case.(dsn) (sjt). (Entered: 07/13/2017)
2017-07-132MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis by Emilio Reyes. (dsn) (Entered: 07/13/2017)
2017-07-173NOTICE OF RELATED CASE(S) by United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Southern California Agency of case(s) 17cv1187; 17cv1188; 17cv1189; 17cv1190; 17cv1191; 17cv1192; 17cv1193; 17cv1194; 17cv1195; 17cv1196; 17cv1197; 17cv1417; 17cv1418; 17cv1419; 17cv1420 . (Attachments: # 1 Proof of Service)(Church, Rebecca) qc email atty needs to file a NOA, if needed, on 7/18/2017 and prepared low number order on 7/18/2017 (rlu). (Entered: 07/17/2017)
2017-07-254NOTICE of Prior Identical Case by United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Southern California Agency (Attachments: # 1 Proof of Service)(Church, Rebecca) (rlu). (Entered: 07/25/2017)
2017-08-235ORDER OF TRANSFER PURSUANT TO LOW NUMBER RULE. Case reassigned to District Judge John A. Houston and Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks for all further proceedings. District Judge Barry Ted Moskowitz and Magistrate Judge Andrew G. Schopler no longer assigned to case. Create association to 3:17-cv-01190-(JAH) RBB. The new case number is 17cv1418-JAH (RBB). Signed by Judge Barry Ted Moskowitz on 8/22/2017. Signed by Judge John Houston on 8/18/2017. Motions set before Ruben B. Brooks.(All non-registered users served via U.S. Mail Service)(mxn) (Entered: 08/23/2017)
2017-11-066ORDER granting 2 Motion for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis. US Marshal shall effect service of complaint. (summons and ifp package prepared). Signed by Judge John A. Houston on 11/02/2017. (All non-registered users served via U.S. Mail Service)(jpp) (Entered: 11/06/2017)
2017-11-067Summons Issued. Counsel receiving this notice electronically should print this summons and serve it in accordance with Rule 4, Fed.R.Civ.P and LR 4.1. Summons will be mailed to plaintiffs not receiving notice electronically. (Attachments: # 1 in forma pauperis letter)(jpp) (Entered: 11/06/2017)
2017-12-128SUMMONS Returned Executed by Emilio Reyes. U.S. Attorneys Office served. (jpp) (Entered: 12/13/2017)
2017-12-129SUMMONS Returned Executed by Emilio Reyes. United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Southern California Agency served. (jpp) (Entered: 12/13/2017)
2017-12-2710SUMMONS Returned Executed by Emilio Reyes. Office of the Attorney General served.(jpp) (Entered: 01/03/2018)
2018-01-0411ANSWER to 1 Complaint, by United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Southern California Agency. (Attachments: # 1 Proof of Service)(Church, Rebecca)Attorney Rebecca Grace Church added to party United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Southern California Agency (pty:dft) (jpp). (Entered: 01/04/2018)
2018-01-0912NOTICE AND ORDER for Early Neutral Evaluation Conference. Early Neutral Evaluation set for 2/7/2018 01:30 PM before Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks on 1/09/2018.(All non-registered users served via U.S. Mail Service)(jpp) (Entered: 01/09/2018)
2018-02-0813Minute Order for proceedings held before Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks. Early Neutral Evaluation Conference held on 2/8/2018. Settlement Conference set for 5/16/2018 at 1:30pm. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks on 2/08/2018. (All non-registered users served via U.S. Mail Service)(jpp) (Entered: 02/08/2018)
2018-02-0814SCHEDULING ORDER regulating discovery and other pre-trial proceedings. Settlement Conference set for 5/16/2018 01:30 PM in Courtroom 2C before Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks. Proposed Pretrial Order due by 6/17/2019. Final Pretrial Conference set for 6/24/2019 02:30 PM in Courtroom 13B before Judge John A. Houston. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks on 2/08/2018.(All non-registered users served via U.S. Mail Service)(jpp) (Entered: 02/08/2018)
2018-03-2215MINUTE ORDER - Due to a conflict on the Courts calendar, the Court resets the settlement conference currently scheduled for May 16, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. to June 27, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. The parties shall submit a joint settlement status report directly to chambers by June 20, 2018. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks on 3/22/2018.(All non-registered users served via U.S. Mail Service)(jpp) (Entered: 03/22/2018)
2018-06-2016MINUTE ORDER - Due to a conflict on the Courts calendar, the settlement conference scheduled for June 27, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. is reset to July 10, 2018, at 10:00am. All other guidelines and requirements remain in effect.Signed by Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks on 6/20/2018.(All non-registered users served via U.S. Mail Service)(jpp) (Entered: 06/20/2018)
2018-07-1117MINUTE ORDER: A settlement conference was held. A settlement conference is set for 1/15/2019 at 2:00 p.m. before Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks. The parties shall submit a joint settlement status report by 1/8/2019. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks on 7/10/2018.(mpl) (Entered: 07/11/2018)
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