Butler v. City of Colorado Springs

1:09-cv-01296 | D. Colo. | Aug 10, 2009

Case 1:09-cv-01296-PAB-MEH Document 27 Filed 08/10/09 USDC Colorado Page 1 of 2


Plaintiff, v. CITY OF COLORADO SPRINGS, a body corporate and politic, and STEVEN COX, in his individual capacity,

Defendants. MINUTE ORDER Entered by Michael E. Hegarty, United States Magistrate Judge, on August 10, 2009. The Stipulated Motion to Vacate and Reset Scheduling Conference and for Extension of Time to Submit Proposed Scheduling Order [filed August 10, 2009; docket #25] is granted . The Scheduling Conference set in this case for August 18, 2009, is vacated and rescheduled for September 8, 2009 , at 9:45 a.m. in Courtroom 203 on the second floor of the Byron G. Rogers United States Courthouse, 1929 Stout Street, Denver, Colorado.

Lawyers whose offices are located outside of the Denver metropolitan area may appear at scheduling conferences by telephone, if the original signed copy of the appropriate proposed order has been submitted. Counsel are to arrange appearance by telephone with my Chambers by calling (303) 844-4507.

It is further ORDERED that counsel for the parties in this case are to hold a pre-scheduling conference meeting and prepare a proposed Scheduling Order in accordance with Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(f), as amended, on or before August 18, 2009 . Pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(d), as amended, no discovery shall be submitted until after the pre-scheduling conference meeting, unless otherwise ordered or directed by the district judge in this case.

The parties shall submit their proposed scheduling order, pursuant to District of Colorado Electronic Case Filing (“ECF”) Procedures V.L. no later than five (5) business days prior to the scheduling conference. The proposed Scheduling Order to be submitted to the Magistrate Judge under the ECF Procedures must be submitted in a useable format (i.e., Word or WordPerfect only) and shall be emailed to the Magistrate Judge at Hegarty_Chambers@cod.uscourts.gov .

Attorneys and/or pro se parties not participating in ECF shall submit their proposed scheduling order on paper to the Clerk’s Office. However, if any party in this case is participating in ECF, it is the responsibility of that party to submit the proposed scheduling order pursuant to the District of Colorado ECF Procedures.

Case 1:09-cv-01296-PAB-MEH Document 27 Filed 08/10/09 USDC Colorado Page 2 of 2 The parties shall prepare the proposed Scheduling Order in accordance with the form which may be downloaded in richtext format from the forms section of the court’s website at www.co.uscourts.gov. Instructions for downloading in richtext format are posted in the forms section of the website.

All out-of-state counsel shall comply with D.C. Colo. LCivR 83.3C prior to the Scheduling/Planning conference. The parties are further advised that they shall not assume that the court will grant the relief requested in any motion. Failure to appear at a court-ordered conference or to comply with a court- ordered deadline which has not be vacated by court order may result in the imposition of sanctions.

Please remember that anyone seeking entry into the Byron G. Rogers United States Courthouse will be required to show a valid photo identification. See D.C. Colo. LCivR 83.2B. Finally, the parties are reminded of their obligations to comply with D.C. Colo. LCivR