Case Details

CourtNorthern District of California
Docket number3:16-cv-05771
Date case filed2016-10-07
Date case closed
Date of latest filing
Assigned toHon. Thelton E. Henderson
Case cause28:1331 Federal Question: Other Civil Rights
Nature of suit440 Civil Rights: Other
Jury demandBoth
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Fidelia Del Carmen May Can
Party type: Plaintiff
as individuals and co-successor-in-interest to Decedent Luis Demetrio Gongora Pat
Attorney name: John L. Burris
Attorney Contact:
The Law Offices of John L. Burris
Airport Corporate Centre
7677 Oakport Street, Suite 1120
Oakland, CA 94621
510-839-5200
Fax: 510-839-3882
Email: john.burris@johnburrislaw.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: DeWitt Marcellus Lacy
Attorney Contact:
Law Offices of John L. Burris
Airport Corporate Center
7677 Oakport Street, Suite 1120
Oakland, CA 94621
510-839-5200
Fax: 510-839-3882
Email: dewitt.lacy@johnburrislaw.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Melissa Catherine Nold
Attorney Contact:
Law Offices of John L. Burris
Airport Corporate Centre
7677 Oakport Street, Suite 1120
Oakland, CA 94621
(510) 839-5200
Fax: (510) 839-3882
Email: melissa.nold@johnburrislaw.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Adante Pointer
Attorney Contact:
The Law Offices of John L. Burris
Airport Corporate Centre
7677 Oakport Street, Suite 1120
Oakland, CA 94621
510-839-5200
Fax: 510-839-3882
Email: adante.pointer@johnburrislaw.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Rosana Guadalupe Gongora May
Party type: Plaintiff
as individuals and co-successor-in-interest to Decedent Luis Demetrio Gongora Pat
Attorney name: John L. Burris
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: DeWitt Marcellus Lacy
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Melissa Catherine Nold
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Adante Pointer
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Luis Rodolfo Gongora May
Party type: Plaintiff
as individuals and co-successor-in-interest to Decedent Luis Demetrio Gongora Pat
Attorney name: John L. Burris
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: DeWitt Marcellus Lacy
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Melissa Catherine Nold
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Adante Pointer
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Angel De Jesus May
Party type: Plaintiff
as individuals and co-successor-in-interest to Decedent Luis Demetrio Gongora Pat
Attorney name: John L. Burris
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: DeWitt Marcellus Lacy
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Melissa Catherine Nold
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Adante Pointer
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: City and County of San Francisco
Party type: Defendant
a municipal corporation
Attorney name: Sean F. Connolly
Attorney Contact:
City Attorney's Office
City & County of San Francisco
Fox Plaza
1390 Market Street, 6th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102-5408
415-554-3863
Fax: 415-554-3837
Email: sean.connolly@sfgov.org
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Nate Steger
Party type: Defendant
individually and in his capacity as a City of San Francisco Police Sergeant
Attorney name: Sean F. Connolly
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Michael Mellone
Party type: Defendant
individually and in his capacity as a City of San Francisco Police Officer
Attorney name: Sean F. Connolly
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
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Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12016-10-07 COMPLAINT (with jury demand) against City and County of San Francisco (Filing fee $400, receipt number 0971-10833240). Filed by Rosana Guadalupe Gongora May, Fidelia Del Carmen May Can, Angel De Jesus May, Luis Rodolfo Gongora May. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(Pointer, Adante) (Filed on 10/7/2016) Modified on 10/11/2016 (cjlS, COURT STAFF). (Entered: 10/07/2016)
1.1 Civil Cover Sheet
22016-10-07 Proposed Summons. (Nold, Melissa) (Filed on 10/7/2016) (Entered: 10/07/2016)
32016-10-07 ERRATA re 1 Complaint by Rosana Gongora, Angel May, Fidelia Carmen May. (Attachments: # 1 Complaint with corrections)(Nold, Melissa) (Filed on 10/7/2016) (Entered: 10/07/2016)
42016-10-07 Case assigned to Magistrate Judge Donna M. Ryu. Counsel for plaintiff or the removing party is responsible for serving the Complaint or Notice of Removal, Summons and the assigned judge's standing orders and all other new case documents upon the opposing parties. For information, visit E-Filing A New Civil Case at http://cand.uscourts.gov/ecf/caseopening.Standing orders can be downloaded from the court's web page at www.cand.uscourts.gov/judges. Upon receipt, the summons will be issued and returned electronically. Counsel is required to send chambers a copy of the initiating documents pursuant to L.R. 5-1(e)(7). A scheduling order will be sent by Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF) within two business days. Consent/Declination due by 10/21/2016. (cjlS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/7/2016) (Entered: 10/07/2016)
52016-10-11 Initial Case Management Scheduling Order with ADR Deadlines: Case Management Statement due by 1/11/2017. Case Management Conference set for 1/18/2017 01:30 PM in Courtroom 4, 3rd Floor, Oakland. (cjlS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/11/2016) (Entered: 10/11/2016)
62016-10-11 Summons Issued as to City and County of San Francisco, Michael Mellone, Nate Steger. (cjlS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/11/2016) (Entered: 10/11/2016)
72016-10-14 NOTICE of Appearance by DeWitt Marcellus Lacy (Lacy, DeWitt) (Filed on 10/14/2016) (Entered: 10/14/2016)
82016-10-14 NOTICE of Appearance by John L. Burris (Burris, John) (Filed on 10/14/2016) (Entered: 10/14/2016)
92016-10-24 CLERK'S NOTICE TO PLAINTIFFS Re: Consent or Declination: Plaintiffs shall file a consent or declination to proceed before a magistrate judge Consent/Declination due by 11/7/2016. Note that any party is free to withhold consent to proceed before a magistrate judge without adverse substantive consequences. The forms are available at: http://cand.uscourts.gov/civilforms. (ig, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/24/2016) (Entered: 10/24/2016)
102016-10-31 Proposed Order re 3 Errata Permitting Plaintiffs to File Corrected Complaint by Fidelia Del Carmen May Can, Angel De Jesus May, Luis Rodolfo Gongora May, Rosana Guadalupe Gongora May. (Nold, Melissa) (Filed on 10/31/2016) (Entered: 10/31/2016)
112016-11-07 CONSENT/DECLINATION to Proceed Before a US Magistrate Judge by Fidelia Del Carmen May Can, Angel De Jesus May, Luis Rodolfo Gongora May, Rosana Guadalupe Gongora May.. (Nold, Melissa) (Filed on 11/7/2016) (Entered: 11/07/2016)
122016-11-15 ORDER PERMITTING PLAINTIFFS TO FILE CORRECTED COMPLAINT. Signed by Magistrate Judge Donna M. Ryu on November 15, 2016. (dmrlc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/15/2016) (Entered: 11/15/2016)
132016-11-15 COMPLAINT Corrected Complaint against All Defendants. Filed byAngel De Jesus May, Fidelia Del Carmen May Can, Luis Rodolfo Gongora May, Rosana Guadalupe Gongora May. (Nold, Melissa) (Filed on 11/15/2016) (Entered: 11/15/2016)
142016-11-15 Declaration of All Plaintiffs in Support of 13 Complaint Co-Successors-In-Interest Declaration filed byFidelia Del Carmen May Can, Angel De Jesus May, Luis Rodolfo Gongora May, Rosana Guadalupe Gongora May. (Attachments: # 1 Birth Certificates and Marriage License)(Related document(s) 13 ) (Nold, Melissa) (Filed on 11/15/2016) (Entered: 11/15/2016)
152016-11-18 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Angel De Jesus May, Fidelia Del Carmen May Can, Luis Rodolfo Gongora May, Rosana Guadalupe Gongora May. All Defendants. (Nold, Melissa) (Filed on 11/18/2016) (Entered: 11/18/2016)
162016-12-08 ANSWER to Complaint with JURY DEMAND byCity and County of San Francisco. (Connolly, Sean) (Filed on 12/8/2016) (Entered: 12/08/2016)
172016-12-09 CLERK'S NOTICE TO DEFENDANT CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO Re: Consent or Declination: Defendant City and County of San Francisco shall file a consent or declination to proceed before a magistrate judge Consent/Declination due by 12/23/2016. Note that any party is free to withhold consent to proceed before a magistrate judge without adverse substantive consequences. The forms are available at: http://cand.uscourts.gov/civilforms. (ig, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/9/2016) (Entered: 12/09/2016)
182016-12-20 CONSENT/DECLINATION to Proceed Before a US Magistrate Judge by City and County of San Francisco.. (Connolly, Sean) (Filed on 12/20/2016) (Entered: 12/20/2016)
192016-12-21 CLERK'S NOTICE OF IMPENDING REASSIGNMENT TO A U.S. DISTRICT COURT JUDGE: The Clerk of this Court will now randomly reassign this case to a District Judge because either (1) a party has not consented to the jurisdiction of a Magistrate Judge, or (2) time is of the essence in deciding a pending judicial action for which the necessary consents to Magistrate Judge jurisdiction have not been secured. You will be informed by separate notice of the district judge to whom this case is reassigned. ALL HEARING DATES PRESENTLY SCHEDULED BEFORE THE CURRENT MAGISTRATE JUDGE ARE VACATED AND SHOULD BE RE-NOTICED FOR HEARING BEFORE THE JUDGE TO WHOM THIS CASE IS REASSIGNED. This is a text only docket entry; there is no document associated with this notice. (vlkS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/21/2016) (Entered: 12/21/2016)
202016-12-22 ORDER REASSIGNING CASE. Case reassigned to Judge Hon. Thelton E. Henderson for all further proceedings. Magistrate Judge Donna M. Ryu no longer assigned to the case. This case is assigned to a judge who participates in the Cameras in the Courtroom Pilot Project. See General Order 65 and http://cand.uscourts.gov/cameras. Signed by the Executive Committee on December 22, 2016. (Attachments: # 1 Notice of Eligibility for Video Recording)(cjlS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/22/2016) (Entered: 12/22/2016)
212016-12-22 CLERK'S NOTICE ON REASSIGNMENT. You are noticed that the Court has scheduled an Initial Case Management Conference before Judge Thelton E. Henderson upon reassignment. Joint Case Management Statement due by 3/6/2017. Initial Case Management Conference set for 3/13/2017 01:30 PM in Courtroom 12, 19th Floor, San Francisco. For a copy of Judge Henderson's Standing Order and other information, please refer to the Court's website at www.cand.uscourts.gov. . (This is a text-only entry generated by the court. There is no document associated with this entry.) (tlS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/22/2016) (Entered: 12/22/2016)
222017-02-08 ANSWER to Complaint with Jury Demand byMichael Mellone, Nate Steger. (Connolly, Sean) (Filed on 2/8/2017) (Entered: 02/08/2017)
232017-02-17 NOTICE of need for ADR Phone Conference (ADR L.R. 3-5 d) (Connolly, Sean) (Filed on 2/17/2017) (Entered: 02/17/2017)
242017-02-17 ADR Certification (ADR L.R. 3-5 b) of discussion of ADR options (Connolly, Sean) (Filed on 2/17/2017) (Entered: 02/17/2017)
252017-02-17 ADR Certification (ADR L.R. 3-5 b) of discussion of ADR options (Pointer, Adante) (Filed on 2/17/2017) (Entered: 02/17/2017)
262017-02-21 ADR Clerk's Notice Setting ADR Phone Conference on March 8, 2017, at 2:30 p.m. Pacific time. Please note that you must be logged into an ECF account of counsel of record in order to view this document. (ewhS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/21/2017) (Entered: 02/21/2017)
272017-03-06 JOINT INITIAL CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE STATEMENT filed by Fidelia Del Carmen May Can, Angel De Jesus May, Luis Rodolfo Gongora May, Rosana Guadalupe Gongora May. (Nold, Melissa) (Filed on 3/6/2017) (Entered: 03/06/2017)
282017-03-08 ADR Remark: ADR Phone Conference held on 3/8/2017 with Tamara Lange. (cmf, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/8/2017) (This is a text-only entry generated by the court. There is no document associated with this entry.) (Entered: 03/08/2017)
292017-03-13 PRETRIAL ORDER: Discovery due by 7/9/2018. Motions due by 7/23/2018. Pretrial Conference set for 10/15/2018 03:00 PM before Hon. Thelton E. Henderson. Jury Trial set for 10/22/2018 09:00 AM in Courtroom 2, 17th Floor, San Francisco before Hon. Thelton E. Henderson. Signed by Judge Thelton E. Henderson on 3/13/18. (dl, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/13/2017) (Entered: 03/13/2017)
302017-03-17 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Hon. Thelton E. Henderson: Initial Case Management Conference held on 3/13/2017., CASE REFERRED to Magistrate Judge Nathanael Cousins for Early Settlement ConferenceTotal Time in Court 32 minutes. Not Reported. Plaintiff Attorney DeWitt Lacy; Adante Pointer. Defendant Attorney Sean Connolly. Attachment Civil Minutes.(tlS, COURT STAFF) (Date Filed: 3/17/2017) (Entered: 03/17/2017)