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Case TitleMabie v. United States Marshals Service et al
DistrictSouthern District of Illinois
CityEast St. Louis
Case Number3:2018cv01276
Date Filed2018-06-15
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge J. Phil Gilbert
PlaintiffWilliam Mabie
Case DescriptionWilliam Mabie , a state prisoner, submitted a FOIA request to the U.S. Marshals Service for records concerning a video surveillance system in St. Louis. The agency failed to respond and Mabie filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit

DefendantUnited States Marshal's Service
DefendantAlton City Jail
DefendantAlton City Jail
TERMINATED: 06/13/2018
DefendantSaint Louis Metropolitan Police
DefendantSaint Louis Metropolitan Police
TERMINATED: 06/13/2018
Documents
Docket
Complaint
Complaint attachment 1
Opinion/Order [19]
Opinion/Order [20]
User-contributed Documents
 
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Date FiledDoc #Docket Text

2018-05-031COMPLAINT against ALTON CITY JAIL, SAINT LOUIS METROPOLITAN POLICE, UNITED STATES MARSHALS SERVICE, filed by WILLIAM MABIE. (No fee paid with this filing) (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(DJH) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 05/04/2018)
2018-05-032MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis, filed by Plaintiff WILLIAM MABIE. (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(DJH) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 05/04/2018)
2018-05-043MAGISTRATE JUDGE's NOTICE of Availability to Exercise Jurisdiction issued. (DJH) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 05/04/2018)
2018-05-084ENTRY DIRECTING FURTHER PROCEEDINGS - denying 2 Motion for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis. (See Entry.) Copy to Plaintiff via US Mail. Signed by Judge Robert L. Miller, Jr on 5/8/2018. (BRR) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 05/08/2018)
2018-05-165Mail Returned as undeliverable - Not at this Institution. 4 Order sent to WILLIAM MABIE 35381-044 TERRE HAUTE U.S. PENITENTIARY Inmate Mail/Parcels P.O. BOX 33 TERRE HAUTE, IN 47808. (DW) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 05/18/2018)
2018-05-216Updated address for WILLIAM MABIE and corrected his BOP number on our docket. Address changed from USP Terre Haute to Marion USP based on BOP website. Resent dkt 4 to WILLIAM MABIE at Marion USP. (MEH) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 05/21/2018)
2018-05-217CONSENT to Jurisdiction to US Magistrate Judge by WILLIAM MABIE. (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(DW) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 05/22/2018)
2018-06-058Submission of Letter regarding Jurisdiction and address change (address has been updated), filed by Plaintiff WILLIAM MABIE, Petitioner WILLIAM MABIE. (Attachments: # 1 Envelope)(DW) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 06/08/2018)
2018-06-129Renewed MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis, filed by Plaintiff WILLIAM MABIE. (Attachments: # 1 Inmate Statements, # 2 Letter, # 3 Envelope)(JKS) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 06/13/2018)
2018-06-1310CLOSED TRANSFER to Southern District of Illinois, East St. Louis Division. The court notes that the filing fee issue has not been resolved in this case. The federal FOIA does not apply to state governments. Because the Alton City Jail and the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department aren't agencies subject to FOIA, they are dismissed as defendants from this action. Signed by Judge Robert L. Miller, Jr on 6/13/2018 (dist made)(CBU) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 06/13/2018)
2018-06-1311Transfer Letter to Clerk of the Southern District of Illinois. Case transferred electronically to Southern District of Illinois, on June 13, 2018. (CBU) [Transferred from Indiana Southern on 6/15/2018.] (Entered: 06/13/2018)
2018-06-1512Case transferred in from District of Indiana Southern; Case Number 2:18-cv-00216. Original file certified copy of transfer order and docket sheet received. (Entered: 06/15/2018)
2018-06-1513Letter to plaintiff regarding case being transferred to Southern District of Illinois. (Attachments: # 1 Motion and Affidavit to Proceed in District Court Without Prepaying Fees or Costs, # 2 Consent to Magistrate Judge) (tkm) (Entered: 06/15/2018)
2018-06-2614MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis by William Mabie. (tkm) (Entered: 06/26/2018)
2018-06-2615MOTION to Reinstate Parties by William Mabie. (tkm) (Entered: 06/26/2018)
2018-06-2616MOTION to Recuse District Judges by William Mabie. (tkm) (Entered: 06/26/2018)
2018-06-2917ORDER Directing Monthly Payments be made from Prison Account of Mabie, granting 14 MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis filed by William Mabie. Signed by Judge J. Phil Gilbert on 6/29/2018. (tjk) (Entered: 06/29/2018)
2018-07-0918Consent Form - IFP Proceedings by William Mabie (tkm) (Entered: 07/09/2018)
2018-07-1019MEMORANDUM AND ORDER, denying 16 MOTION for Recusal filed by William Mabie. Signed by Judge J. Phil Gilbert on 7/10/2018. (jdh) (Entered: 07/10/2018)
2018-07-1220MEMORANDUM AND ORDER, re: the Court to direct issuance and service of process. Signed by Judge J. Phil Gilbert on 7/12/2018. (jdh) (Entered: 07/12/2018)
2018-07-1321Summons Issued as to United States Marshal's Service (kls3) (Entered: 07/13/2018)
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