Case Details

CourtMiddle District of Florida
Docket number5:13-cv-00347
Date case filed2013-07-19
Date case closed2014-09-11
Date of latest filing2013-07-19
Assigned toSenior Judge Wm. Terrell Hodges
Case cause42:1983 Civil Rights Act
Nature of suit440 Civil Rights: Other
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Joel Smith
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Eric J. Friday
Attorney Contact:
Fletcher & Phillips, PLLC
Suite 1
541 E Monroe St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 353-7733
Fax: (904) 353-8255
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: J. Patrick Buckley , III
Attorney Contact:
The Law Offices of J. Patrick Buckley III & Associates
Suite 300
1404 Dean St
Ft Myers, FL 33901
239-278-7700
Fax: 239-278-7701
Email: [email protected]
TERMINATED: 10/02/2014 LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Terry Bowen Cramer
Attorney Contact:
The Law Offices of J. Patrick Buckley III & Associates
Suite 300
1404 Dean St
Ft Myers, FL 33901
239/278-7700
Email: [email protected]
Party: Florida Carry, Inc.
Party type: Plaintiff
a Florida Not-for-Profit Corporation
Attorney name: Eric J. Friday
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: J. Patrick Buckley , III
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 10/02/2014 LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Terry Bowen Cramer
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
Party: Deputy Andy Cox
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Jeanelle G. Bronson
Attorney Contact:
Grower, Ketcham, Rutherford, Bronson, Eide & Telan, PA
901 N Lake Destiny Rd - Ste 450
PO Box 538065
Orlando, FL 32853-8065
407/423-9545
Fax: 407/425-7104
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Ramon Vazquez
Attorney Contact:
Grower, Ketcham, Rutherford, Bronson, Eide & Telan, PA
901 N Lake Destiny Rd - Ste 450
PO Box 538065
Orlando, FL 32853-8065
407/423-9545
Fax: 407/425-7104
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Sergeant Dave Fields
Party type: Defendant
Party: Sheriff Jeffrey Dawsy
Party type: Defendant
Party: Citrus County
Party type: Defendant
TERMINATED: 02/05/2014
Party: Dave Fields
Party type: Defendant
Seargeant
TERMINATED: 02/05/2014
Party: Jeffrey J. Dawsy
Party type: Defendant
Sheriff
TERMINATED: 02/05/2014

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12013-07-19 COMPLAINT against All Defendants with Jury Demand filed by Joel Smith, Florida Carry, Inc.(MAM) (Entered: 07/19/2013)
22013-07-19 SUMMONS issued as to All Defendants. (MAM) (Entered: 07/19/2013)
32013-07-19 NOTICE of designation under Local Rule 3.05 - track 2. Signed by Deputy Clerk on 7/19/2013. (Attachments: # 1 consent forms) Copies mailed/emailed. (MAM) (Entered: 07/19/2013)
3.1 consent forms
42013-07-19 NOTICE to counsel, Terry Cramer, of Local Rule 2.01 (signed by deputy clerk). Copies mailed/emailed. (MAM) (Entered: 07/19/2013)
52013-07-19 NOTICE to additional counsel regarding participating in CM/ECF. Copies mailed/mailed. (MAM) (Entered: 07/19/2013)
62013-08-12 PROOF of service as to Sheriff Jeffrey Dawsy by Florida Carry, Inc., adn Joel Smith (Buckley, J.) Modified on 8/13/2013 (LAB). (Entered: 08/12/2013)
72013-08-12 PROOF of service as to Citrus County by Florida Carry, Inc., and Joel Smith (Buckley, J.) Modified on 8/13/2013 (LAB). (Entered: 08/12/2013)
82013-08-12 PROOF of service as to Sergeant Dave Fields by Florida Carry, Inc., and Joel Smith (Buckley, J.) Modified on 8/13/2013 (LAB). (Entered: 08/12/2013)
92013-08-19 MOTION to Dismiss the Complaint with memorandum of law by Citrus County. (Bogan, Bruce) Modified on 8/20/2013 (LAB). (Entered: 08/19/2013)
102013-08-19 MOTION to Dismiss the Complaint with memorandum of law by Dave Fields. (Bogan, Bruce) Modified on 8/20/2013 (LAB). (Entered: 08/19/2013)
112013-08-19 MOTION to Dismiss the Complaint with memorandum of law by Jeffrey Dawsy. (Bogan, Bruce) Modified on 8/20/2013 (LAB). (Entered: 08/19/2013)
122013-09-20 Unopposed MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to 11 MOTION to Dismiss the Complaint with memorandum of law, 10 MOTION to Dismiss the Complaint , 9 MOTION to Dismiss the Complaint by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Exhibit "A", # 2 Text of Proposed Order Order)(Buckley, J.) Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Philip R. Lammens. (Entered: 09/20/2013)
132013-09-23 ENDORSED ORDER granting 12 Unopposed Motion for Extension of Time to File Opposition Memoranda: Plaintiffs shall file responses to motions to dismiss 9 , 10 , 11 by September 27, 2013. Signed by Magistrate Judge Philip R. Lammens on 9/23/2013. (AR) (Entered: 09/23/2013)
142013-09-27 Unopposed MOTION for leave to file Amended Complaint by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith. (Buckley, J.) (Entered: 09/27/2013)
152013-09-30 WAIVER of service returned executed on 9/19/13 by Joel Smith, Florida Carry, Inc. as to Andy Cox. (Buckley, J.) (Entered: 09/30/2013)
162013-09-30 AMENDED COMPLAINT against Citrus County, Andy Cox, Jeffrey Dawsy, Dave Fields with Jury Demand re 1 Complaint. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Exhibit "A", # 2 Exhibit Exhibit "B") filed by Florida Carry, Inc. and Joel Smith. (Buckley, J.) Modified on 10/1/2013 (LAB). (Entered: 09/30/2013)
172013-10-02 NOTICE of Appearance by Ramon Vazquez on behalf of Andy Cox (Vazquez, Ramon) (Entered: 10/02/2013)
182013-10-02 NOTICE of Appearance by Jeanelle G. Bronson on behalf of Andy Cox (Bronson, Jeanelle) (Entered: 10/02/2013)
192013-10-08 ORDER granting 14 Plaintiffs' unopposed motion to file an Amended Complaint; denying as moot 9 , 10 , 11 motions to dismiss. Signed by Magistrate Judge Philip R. Lammens on 10/8/2013. (AR) (Entered: 10/08/2013)
202013-10-18 MOTION to Dismiss First Amended Complaint by Citrus County. (Bogan, Bruce) (Entered: 10/18/2013)
212013-10-18 MOTION to Dismiss First Amended Complaint by Jeffrey Dawsy. (Bogan, Bruce) (Entered: 10/18/2013)
222013-10-18 MOTION to Dismiss First Amended Complaint by Dave Fields. (Bogan, Bruce) (Entered: 10/18/2013)
232013-11-18 MOTION to Dismiss First Amended Complaint by Andy Cox. (Vazquez, Ramon) (Entered: 11/18/2013)
242014-01-31 Opposoed MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to 23 MOTION to Dismiss First Amended Complaint by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith. (Buckley, J.) Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Philip R. Lammens. Modified on 2/3/2014 (LAB). (Entered: 01/31/2014)
252014-01-31 NOTICE of voluntary dismissal by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith (Buckley, J.) (Entered: 01/31/2014)
262014-01-31 Unopposed MOTION to Appear Telephonically by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith. (Buckley, J.) Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Philip R. Lammens. Modified on 2/3/2014 (LAB). (Entered: 01/31/2014)
272014-02-03 ORDER denying without prejudice 24 Motion for an Extension of Time to Respond to Defendant Andy Cox's Motion to Dismiss; and denying 26 Motion to Appear Telephonically. Signed by Magistrate Judge Philip R. Lammens on 2/3/2014. (EEQ) (Entered: 02/03/2014)
282014-02-04 ORDER dismissing without prejudice all claims against Defendants Sergeant Dave Fields, Sheriff Jeffrey J. Dawsy, and Citrus County re 25 Notice of voluntary dismissal filed by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith; terminating 20 , 21 , 22 motions to dismiss. The case shall proceed against Defendant Deputy Andy Cox. Signed by Senior Judge Wm. Terrell Hodges on 2/4/2014. (LRH) (Entered: 02/04/2014)
292014-02-05 JUDGMENT entered. Civil appeals checklist attached. Signed by Senior Judge Wm. Terrell Hodges on 2/4/14. (LAB) (Entered: 02/05/2014)
302014-03-06 ORDER to show cause for failure to file case management report. Signed by Deputy Clerk on 3/6/2014. Copies mailed/emailed (MAM) (Entered: 03/06/2014)
312014-03-17 NOTICE by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith re 30 Order to show cause (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit)(Buckley, J.) (Entered: 03/17/2014)
322014-03-18 RESPONSE re 31 Notice (Other) to Plaintiff's Notice of Showing Good Cause filed by Andy Cox. (Attachments: # 1 Errata Composite Exhibit A)(Vazquez, Ramon) (Entered: 03/18/2014)
332014-03-19 ORDER: The Court orders the parties to hold an in person case management conference and to file a case management report on or before April 1, 2014. Failure to comply with this deadline will result in the dismissal of the case without further notice. Signed by Magistrate Judge Philip R. Lammens on 3/19/2014. (EEQ) (Entered: 03/19/2014)
342014-03-28 CERTIFICATE of interested persons and corporate disclosure statement re 3 Related case order and track 2 notice (DOC. INCOMPLETE REFILED AT DOC. 37) by Andy Cox. (Vazquez, Ramon) Modified on 3/31/2014 (LAB). (Entered: 03/28/2014)
352014-03-28 NOTICE of pendency of related cases re 3 Related case order and track 2 notice per Local Rule 1.04(d) by Andy Cox. Related case(s): no (Vazquez, Ramon) (Entered: 03/28/2014)
362014-03-28 CASE MANAGEMENT REPORT. (Vazquez, Ramon) (Entered: 03/28/2014)
372014-03-31 CERTIFICATE of interested persons and corporate disclosure statement re 3 Related case order and track 2 notice, 34 Certificate of interested persons and corporate disclosure statement (COMPLETE DOCUMENT) by Andy Cox. (Vazquez, Ramon) (Entered: 03/31/2014)
382014-03-31 CERTIFICATE of interested persons and corporate disclosure statement re 3 Related case order and track 2 notice by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith identifying Corporate Parent Florida Carry, Inc. for Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith.. (Buckley, J.) (Entered: 03/31/2014)
392014-03-31 NOTICE of pendency of related cases per Local Rule 1.04(d) by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith. Related case(s): NO (Buckley, J.) (Entered: 03/31/2014)
402014-04-02 CASE MANAGEMENT AND SCHEDULING ORDER: Discovery due by 11/3/2014, Dispositive motions due by 2/3/2015, Pretrial Conference set for 4/22/2015 at 09:30 AM in Ocala Courtroom 3 A before Senior Judge Wm. Terrell Hodges, Jury Trial set for trial term commencing 5/4/2015 in Ocala Courtroom 3 A before Senior Judge Wm. Terrell Hodges. Signed by Deputy Clerk on 4/2/2014. Copies mailed/emailed (MAM) (Entered: 04/02/2014)
412014-09-10 ORDER granting 23 Defendant Deputy Andy Cox's motion to dismiss. See Order for further details. Signed by Senior Judge Wm. Terrell Hodges on 9/10/2014. (LRH) (Entered: 09/10/2014)
422014-09-11 JUDGMENT entered in favor of Andy Cox and against Florida Carry, Inc. and Joel Smith. Civil appeals checklist attached. (Signed by Deputy Clerk) (LMF) (Entered: 09/11/2014)
432014-09-17 PROPOSED BILL OF COSTS with attachments by Andy Cox. (Vazquez, Ramon) (Entered: 09/17/2014)
442014-10-01 MOTION to Substitute Attorney by All Plaintiffs. (Friday, Eric) Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Philip R. Lammens. (Entered: 10/01/2014)
452014-10-01 MEMORANDUM in support re 44 Motion to Substitute Attorney filed by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith. (Friday, Eric) (Entered: 10/01/2014)
462014-10-01 MEMORANDUM in opposition re 43 Bill of costs - proposed filed by Florida Carry, Inc., Joel Smith. (Friday, Eric) (Entered: 10/01/2014)
472014-10-02 ORDER granting 44 Motion to Substitute Attorney. See order for details. Signed by Magistrate Judge Philip R. Lammens on 10/2/2014. (SEJ) (Entered: 10/02/2014)
482014-10-09 ORDER directing the Clerk to tax costs in the amount of $341.95 re 43 Bill of costs - proposed filed by Andy Cox. Signed by Senior Judge Wm. Terrell Hodges on 10/9/2014. (LRH) (MJT). (Entered: 10/09/2014)
492014-10-14 BILL OF COSTS taxed against Joel Smith and Florida Carry, Inc. in the amount of 341.95. Signed by Senior Judge Wm. Terrell Hodges. (LAB) (Entered: 10/14/2014)