Case Details

CourtNorthern District of California
Docket number5:04-cv-02858
Date case filed2004-07-15
Date case closed2012-01-25
Date of latest filing
Assigned toHon. Edward J. Davila
Case cause28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Nature of suit530 Habeas Corpus (General)
Jury demandNone
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Rick J. Wilson
Party type: Petitioner
Attorney name: John Paul Balazs
Attorney Contact:
Attorney at Law
916 2nd Street 2nd flr
Sacramento, CA 95814
916-447-9299
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Warden Mike Knowles
Party type: Respondent
Attorney name: Peggy S. Ruffra
Attorney Contact:
CA State Attorney General's Office
455 Golden Gate Avenue
Suite 11000
San Francisco, CA 94102-7004
415-703-1362
Fax: 415-703-1234
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Nancy Hsiao-Hui Tung
Attorney Contact:
CALIFORNIA ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFIC
455 Golden Gate Avenue, Suite 11000
San Francisco, CA 94102-7004
415-703-5500
Fax: (415) 7031234
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
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Date FiledDocument
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Long Description
12004-07-15 PETITION for Writ of Habeas Corpus (no process) fee paid. Filed by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/15/2004) Modified on 7/29/2004 (cv, COURT STAFF). (cv, COURT STAFF). (Additional attachment(s) added on 10/2/2012: # 1 Exhibit) (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 07/19/2004)
1.1 Exhibit
22004-07-15 MOTION for Extension on his deadline for appeal of 7/9/04 from the verdict of the California Supreme Court that was issued, dated 4/9/03 on direct appeal. filed by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/15/2004) (Entered: 07/19/2004)
32004-07-15 CLERK'S NOTICE re completion of In Forma Pauperis affidavit or payment of filing fee due within 30 days. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/15/2004) (Entered: 07/19/2004)
42004-08-12 MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis; certificate of funds in prisoner's account attached. filed by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/12/2004) (Entered: 08/16/2004)
52004-11-19 Letter from Rick Wilson re: status of case.. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/19/2004) (Entered: 11/19/2004)
62005-03-15 ORDER OF DISMISSAL with leave to amend by Judge James Ware finding as moot 4 Motion for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis, denying 2 Motion for Extension of Time to File. Petitioner to file amended petition within 30 days from the date of this order. The clerk is directed to provide petitioner with another copy of the court's habeas petition form with this order. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/15/2005) (Entered: 03/15/2005)
72005-03-17 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE re 6 Order on Motion for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis,, Order on Motion for Extension of Time to File, copies and Habeas Petition form mailed to petitioner by the clerk (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/17/2005) Modified on 3/17/2005 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 03/17/2005)
82005-04-18 AMENDED PETITION for Writ of Habeas Corpus (IFP pending). Filed byRick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/18/2005) (cv, COURT STAFF). (Additional attachment(s) added on 9/1/2010: # 1 Exhibit A thru C) (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 04/22/2005)
8.1 Exhibit A thru C
92005-04-18 MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis;inmate trust accounting system inmate trust account statement attached filed by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/18/2005) (Entered: 04/22/2005)
102005-05-03 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE why writ of habeas should not be granted. The clerk is to serve by certified mail a copy of this order and the amended petition to the Attorney General for the State of California.. Signed by Judge James Ware on 5/3/05. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/3/2005) (Entered: 05/06/2005)
112005-06-22 MOTION to Dismiss MOTION TO DISMISS PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS AS UNTIMELY filed by Mike Knowles. (Tung, Nancy) (Filed on 6/22/2005) (Entered: 06/22/2005)
122005-06-22 *** (duplicate docket entry) *** see docket number 11 MOTION to Dismiss petition for writ of habeas corpus as untimely filed by Mike Knowles. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/22/2005) Additional attachment(s) added on 7/11/2005 (cv, COURT STAFF). Modified on 7/11/2005 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 06/27/2005)
132005-07-08 Memorandum in Opposition re 12 MOTION to Dismiss filed byRick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/8/2005) (Entered: 07/11/2005)
142005-07-20 MOTION for Extension of Time to File reply to petitioner's opposition to motion to dismiss filed by Mike Knowles. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/20/2005) (Entered: 07/21/2005)
152005-07-20 Declaration of counsel in Support of 14 MOTION for Extension of Time to File reply to petitioner's opposition to motion to dismiss exhibit A attached (document faxed on 7/15/05) filed by Rick J. Wilson. (Related document(s) 14 ) (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/20/2005) Modified on 7/21/2005 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 07/21/2005)
162005-07-25 Reply to Opposition to petitioner's opposition to respondent's motion to dismiss the habeas corpus petition as untimely filed byMike Knowles. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/25/2005) (Entered: 07/26/2005)
172005-07-27 ORDER by Judge James Ware granting 14 Motion for Extension of Time to File reply to petitioiner's opposition to the motion to dismiss by 7/29/05. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/27/2005) Modified on 7/29/2005 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 07/29/2005)
182005-12-30 Letter from Rick Wilson re: 60 day extension. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/30/2005) (Entered: 01/04/2006)
192006-02-21 ORDER by Judge James Ware granting 11 request to withdraw Motion to Dismiss. Respondent SHALL file an Answer within 60 days of issuance of this order, showing cause why a writ of habeas corpus should not be issued. Respondent SHALL file with the Answer a copy of ALL portions of the State trial record that have been transcribed previously and that are relevant to a determination of the issues presented by the petition. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/21/2006) (cv, COURT STAFF). Modified on 10/27/2008 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 02/21/2006)
202006-04-05 Response to Order to Show Cause 10 Order to Show Cause, byMike Knowles. (bw, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/5/2006) (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 04/05/2006)
212006-04-05 MEMORANDUM of Points and Authorities in Support re 20 Response to Order to Show Cause filed by Mike Knowles. (Related document(s) 20 ) (bw, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/5/2006) (Entered: 04/05/2006)
222006-04-05 NOTICE of Lodged Exhibits by Mike Knowles re 20 Response to Order to Show Cause (bw, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/5/2006) (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 04/05/2006)
232006-04-05 EXHIBITS 1 Volume 1 of 1 Pages 1 thru 211 re 20 Response to Order to Show Cause filed by Mike Knowles. (Related document(s) 20 ) (bw, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/5/2006) (Entered: 04/05/2006)
242006-04-05 EXHIBITS 2- Index to Clerk's Transcript re 20 Response to Order to Show Cause filed by Mike Knowles. (Related document(s) 20 ) (bw, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/5/2006) (Entered: 04/05/2006)
252006-04-05 EXHIBITS 3-A Reporter's Transcript on Appeal, Volume 1, Pages 1-124, Dated January 24, 25, 26, 27, 2000 and April 7, 2000 re 20 Response to Order to Show Cause filed by Mike Knowles. (Related document(s) 20 ) (bw, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/5/2006) (Entered: 04/05/2006)
262006-04-05 EXHIBITS 3-B, Reporter's Transcript Volume 3, Pages 203-360-6; Dated January 24, 25, 126, 27, 2000 and April 7, 2000 re 20 Response to Order to Show Cause filed by Mike Knowles. (Related document(s) 20 ) (bw, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/5/2006) (Entered: 04/05/2006)
272006-04-05 EXHIBITS 4 Argumentation Volume II Pages 13-14 January 31, 2000 re 20 Response to Order to Show Cause filed by Mike Knowles. (Related document(s) 20 ) (bw, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/5/2006) (Entered: 04/05/2006)
282006-04-05 EXHIBIT 6 Respondent's Brief re 20 Response to Order to Show Cause filed byMike Knowles. (Related document(s) 20 ) (bw, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/5/2006) (Entered: 04/05/2006)
292006-05-19 MOTION for Extension of Time to File traverse to respondents answer to order to show filed by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/19/2006) (Entered: 05/19/2006)
302006-05-25 ORDER by Judge James Ware granting 29 Motion for Extension of Time to File traverse by 7/3/06. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/25/2006) Additional attachment(s) added on 5/30/2006 (mp, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 05/25/2006)
312006-06-08 Mail Returned as Undeliverable. Mail sent to Rick J. Wilson. (not at this address) (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/8/2006) (Entered: 06/08/2006)
322006-07-03 Traverse re 20 Response to Order to Show Cause why the petition for writ of habeas corpus should not be granted byRick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/3/2006) (Entered: 07/06/2006)
332006-07-03 MEMORANDUM in Support re 32 Traverse filed byRick J. Wilson. (Related document(s) 32 ) (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/3/2006) (Entered: 07/06/2006)
342006-07-03 NOTICE of lodged exhibits by Rick J. Wilson re 33 Memorandum in Support (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/3/2006) (Entered: 07/06/2006)
352006-07-06 Letter from Wilson informing the courts about pro se petitioners referring themselves in the first person.. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/6/2006) (Entered: 07/06/2006)
362007-05-11 ORDER RE ELECTRONIC FILING IN CASES WITH UNREPRESENTED PARTIES: Case designated for electronic filing. Effective immediately all represented parties will e-file their submissions to the court. Represented parties will be required to serve paper copies by mail on unrepresented parties. Unrepresented litigants will continue to file and serve all submissions to the court in paper form unless prior leave is obtained from the assigned judge. Signed by Chief Judge Vaughn Walker dated 5/11/07. Copy mailed to counsel of record. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/11/2007) (Entered: 05/18/2007)
372007-07-27 NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION for Bail/Release on own recognizance pending determination of petition for writ of habeas corpus filed by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/27/2007) (Entered: 07/31/2007)
382007-09-06 ORDER Denying Petition for a Write of Habeas Corpus re 1 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus filed by Rick J. Wilson. Signed by Judge James Ware on 8/31/2007. (ecg, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/6/2007) (Entered: 09/06/2007)
392007-09-06 JUDGMENT in favor of respondent, ***Civil Case Terminated. Signed by Judge James Ware on 8/31/2007. (ecg, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/6/2007) (Entered: 09/06/2007)
402007-10-09 NOTICE OF APPEAL as to 38 Order, 39 Judgment, Terminated Case by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/9/2007) Additional attachment(s) added on 10/10/2007 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 10/10/2007)
412007-10-09 MOTION for Leave to Appeal in forma pauperis; certificate of funds in prisoner's account; Trust account display attached. filed by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/9/2007) (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 10/10/2007)
422007-10-09 MOTION for Extension of Time to File certificate of appealability. filed by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/9/2007) (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 10/10/2007)
432007-10-10 CLERK'S NOTICE re: Certificate of Appealability (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/10/2007) (Entered: 10/10/2007)
442007-11-19 MOTION for Certificate of Appealability and statement of reasons in support re: 40 filed by Rick J. Wilson. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/19/2007) Modified on 11/20/2007 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 11/20/2007)
452007-11-20 CLERK'S NOTICE (2nd) notifying the Court Notice of Appeal has been filed and the Certificate of Appealability (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/20/2007) Additional attachment(s) added on 11/21/2007 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 11/20/2007)
462007-11-30 ORDER Denying Motions for Certificate of Appealability; Denying Motion to Proceed In Forma Pauperius; Granting Motion for Extension of time. denying 41 Motion for Leave to Appeal in forma pauperis; granting 42 Motion for Extension of Time to File; denying 44 Motion for Certificate of Appealability, denying 40 NOTICE OF APPEAL. The Clerk shall forward to the United States Court of Appeals the case file with this order. Signed by Judge James Ware on 11/29/2007. (ecg, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/30/2007) (Entered: 11/30/2007)
472007-11-19 Letter from Rick Wilson re: Motion for certificate of appealability, motion to proceed IFP on the appeal, motion for extension of time. (Attachments: # 1 pro se prisoner envelope)(cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/19/2007) (Entered: 12/07/2007)
47.1 pro se prisoner envelope
482007-12-07 Clerks Notice re: Certified and Transmitted Record on Appeal to US Court of Appeals re 40 Notice of Appeal (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/7/2007) (Entered: 12/07/2007)
492007-12-17 ORDER Denying 37 Motion. Signed by Judge James Ware on 12/4/2007. (ecg, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/17/2007) (Entered: 12/17/2007)
502007-12-28 USCA Case Number 07-17318 US Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit (srm, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/28/2007) (Entered: 01/09/2008)
512008-01-16 CLERK'S ***FIRST NOTICE*** Fee Past Due. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 1/16/2008) (Entered: 01/22/2008)
522008-02-27 CLERK'S SECOND NOTICE of Fee Past Due. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/27/2008) (Entered: 02/28/2008)
532008-03-18 USCA Appeal Fees received $ 455 receipt number 34611017126 re 40 Notice of Appeal filed by Rick J. Wilson (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/18/2008) (Entered: 03/21/2008)
542008-09-11 Letter from Rick Wilson re: REFUND of fee in the amount of $455.00 paid for 40 appeal. related documents 51 52 (Attachments: # 1 pro se prisoner envelope front and back)(cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/11/2008) Modified on 9/15/2008 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 09/15/2008)
552008-09-29 Appeal Record Returned: USCA Case Number, 50 USCA Case Number, 53 USCA Appeal Fees, 48 Appeal Record Sent to USCA, 40 Notice of Appeal (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/29/2008) (Entered: 09/29/2008)
562010-09-05 Certified and Transmitted Record on Appeal to US Court of Appeals re 40 Notice of Appeal (record sent directly to Judge) (Attachments: # 1 Supplement)(cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/5/2010) (Entered: 09/05/2010)
572011-02-08 USCA OPINION (ALEX KOZINSKI, JOHN T. NOONAN and BARRY G. SILVERMAN) REVERSED AND REMANDED. Judge: AK Dissenting, Judge: JTN Authoring, FILED AND ENTERED JUDGMENT. as to 40 Notice of Appeal filed by Rick J. Wilson (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/8/2011) (Entered: 02/08/2011)
582011-03-15 Appeal Record Returned: 57 USCA Order, Terminate Appeal (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/15/2011) (Entered: 03/15/2011)
592011-03-31 MOTION for release pending any further appeal proceedings by Attorney General in light of Ninth Circuit's grant of habes relief in Wilson v. Knowles, 631 F.3d 1295 (9th Cir. 2011) filed by Rick J. Wilson. Motion Hearing set for 5/16/2011 09:00 AM in Courtroom 8, 4th Floor, San Jose before Hon. James Ware. (Balazs, John) (Filed on 3/31/2011) (Entered: 03/31/2011)
602011-04-01 ORDER and OPINION of USCA FILED (ALEX KOZINSKI, JOHN T. NOONAN and BARRY G. SILVERMAN) ; The Opinion and Dissent filed February 8, 2011 57 are withdrawn. A new Opinion and Dissent are filed herewith. With this Opinion, the petition for rehearing is DENIED and the petition for rehearing en banc is DENIED. Chief Judge Kozinski would grant the petition for rehearing and the petition for rehearing en banc. The full court has been advised of the petition for rehearing en banc, and no judge of the court has requested a vote whether to rehear the matter en banc. Fed. R. App. P. 35. Judge: AK Dissenting, Judge: JTN Authoring, Judge: BGS. FILED AND ENTERED JUDGMENT as to 40 Notice of Appeal filed by Rick J. Wilson (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/1/2011) Modified on 4/1/2011 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 04/01/2011)
612011-04-06 MOTION to Withdraw 59 MOTION for release pending any further appeal proceedings by Attorney General in light of Ninth Circuit's grant of habes relief in Wilson v. Knowles, 631 F.3d 1295 (9th Cir. 2011) MOTION for release pending any further appeal proceedings by Attorney General in light of Ninth Circuit's grant of habes relief in Wilson v. Knowles, 631 F.3d 1295 (9th Cir. 2011) Withdrawal of motion for release filed by Rick J. Wilson. (Balazs, John) (Filed on 4/6/2011) (Entered: 04/06/2011)
622011-04-06 ORDER of USCA Filed (JOHN T. NOONAN) Respondents motion for stay of the mandate is GRANTED. The mandate is hereby stayed for 45 days or until the date that respondent informs the Court of its decision not to file a writ of certiorari, whichever is sooner. Respondent is directed to promptly inform the Court of any decision not to file a writ of certiorari (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/6/2011) (Entered: 04/07/2011)
632011-04-08 ORDER of USCA Filed (ALEX KOZINSKI, JOHN T. NOONAN and BARRY G. SILVERMAN) Petitioners motion for release pending resolution of respondents petition for writ of certiorari is DENIED. (cv, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/8/2011) (Entered: 04/08/2011)
642011-04-08 ORDER Granting 61 Motion to Withdraw 59 MOTION for release pending any further appeal proceedings by Attorney. Signed by Judge James Ware on 4/8/2011. (ecg, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/8/2011) (Entered: 04/08/2011)
652011-04-25 ORDER REASSIGNING CASE. Case reassigned to Judge Edward J. Davila for all further proceedings. Judge James Ware no longer assigned to the case.Signed by The Executive Committee on 4/25/2011. (tsh, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/25/2011) (Entered: 04/25/2011)
662011-04-28 CASE MANAGEMENT STATEMENT filed by Mike Knowles. (Ruffra, Peggy) (Filed on 4/28/2011) (Entered: 04/28/2011)
672011-05-25 MOTION for Writ Habeas Corpus and MOTION Vacating Sentence, and MOTION to REMAND to state court for re-sentencing filed by Rick J. Wilson. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Balazs, John) (Filed on 5/25/2011) Modified on 5/26/2011,(counsel failed to properly select multiple motions.) (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 05/25/2011)
682011-06-13 Letter from Rick Wilson. (srm, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/13/2011) (Entered: 06/14/2011)
692011-06-17 MOTION for immediate release pending grant of habeas corpus and resentencing in state court re 67 MOTION for Writ of Habeas Corpus And Vacating Sentence--UNOPPOSED filed by Rick J. Wilson. Responses due by 7/1/2011. Replies due by 7/8/2011. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Balazs, John) (Filed on 6/17/2011) (Entered: 06/17/2011)
702011-06-17 MOTION to Shorten Time for motion for immediate release (document 69 filed by Rick J. Wilson. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Balazs, John) (Filed on 6/17/2011) Modified on 6/20/2011 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 06/17/2011)
712011-06-22 ORDER granting 70 Petitioner's Motion to Shorten Time on his Motion for Immediate Release. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 6/22/2011. (ejdlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/22/2011) (Entered: 06/22/2011)
722011-06-24 RESPONSE (re 69 MOTION for immediate release pending grant of habeas corpus and resentencing in state court re 67 MOTION for Writ of Habeas Corpus And Vacating Sentence--UNOPPOSED filed by Mike Knowles. (Ruffra, Peggy) (Filed on 6/24/2011) Modified on 6/29/2011 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 06/24/2011)
732011-06-25 MOTION to Appear by Telephone at June 30, 2011 hearing filed by Rick J. Wilson. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Balazs, John) (Filed on 6/25/2011) (Entered: 06/25/2011)
742011-06-27 MOTION to Appear by Telephone Request Of Respondent's Counsel To Appear By Telephone filed by Mike Knowles. (Ruffra, Peggy) (Filed on 6/27/2011) (Entered: 06/27/2011)
752011-06-27 Proposed Order Granting 74 MOTION For Respondent's Counsel To Appear By Telephone by Mike Knowles. (Ruffra, Peggy) (Filed on 6/27/2011) Modified on 6/29/2011,(link to motion.) (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 06/27/2011)
762011-06-27 ORDER granting 67 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus and Vacating Sentence; IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that case is REMANDED to the Superior Court of California for the County of Santa Clara for re-sentencing within 45 days of this order in a manner consistent with the views stated in Wilson v. Knowles, 638 F.3d 1213 (9th Cir. 2011). Petitioner shall make an initial appearance on Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at 1:30 p.m. in Department 24 of the Superior Court. finding as moot 69 Motion for Immediate Release; finding as moot 73 Motion to Appear by Telephone; finding as moot 74 Motion to Appear by Telephone. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 6/27/2011. (ejdlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/27/2011) Modified on 6/27/2011 (cv, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 06/27/2011)
772012-01-25 JUDGMENT. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED that judgment is entered in favor of Petitioner and against Respondent. The Clerk shall close this file. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 1/25/2012. (ejdlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 1/25/2012) (Entered: 01/25/2012)