Case Details

CourtWestern District of Missouri
Docket number6:11-cv-03228
Date case filed2011-07-05
Date case closed2011-11-29
Date of latest filing
Assigned toMagistrate Judge James C. England
Case causeDiscrimination in Education - Sex
Nature of suit440 Civil Rights: Other
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: E. R.
Party type: Plaintiff
a minor, by and through her next friend, D.R.
Attorney name: John R Lightner
Attorney Contact:
Baird Lightner Millsap, PC
1901 South Ventura Avemue
Suite C
Springfield, MO 65804-2700
(417) 887-0133
Fax: (417)887-8740
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: M. Douglas Harpool
Attorney Contact:
Baird Lightner Millsap, PC
1901 South Ventura Avemue
Suite C
Springfield, MO 65804-2700
(417) 887-0133
Fax: (417) 887-8740
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Matt Cologna
Attorney Contact:
Baird, Lightner, Millsap & Harpool, PC
1901 South Ventura Avemue
Suite C
Springfield, MO 65804-2700
(417) 887-0133
Fax: (417) 887-8740
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: D. R.
Party type: Plaintiff
next friend
Attorney name: Matt Cologna
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: M. Douglas Harpool
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Republic R-III School District
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Celynda L. Brasher
Attorney Contact:
Tueth, Keeney, Cooper, Mohan & Jackstadt, PC
34 N. Meramec
Ste. 600
St. Louis, MO 63105
(314) 880-3600
Fax: (314) 880-3601
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Michelle Hammond Basi
Attorney Contact:
Tueth, Keeney, Cooper, Mohan & Jackstadt, PC
34 N. Meramec
Ste. 600
St. Louis, MO 63105
(314) 880-3600
Fax: (314) 880-3601
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Patricia Mithelavage
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Celynda L. Brasher
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Michelle Hammond Basi
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Joni Ragain
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Celynda L. Brasher
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Michelle Hammond Basi
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Robert Duncan
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Celynda L. Brasher
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Michelle Hammond Basi
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12011-07-05 COMPLAINT against Robert Duncan, Patricia Mithelavage, Joni Ragain, Republic R-III School District filed by M. Douglas Harpool on behalf of E. R., D. R.. Filing fee $350, receipt number 0866-2762284. Service due by 11/7/2011. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(Harpool, M.) (Entered: 07/05/2011)
1.1 Civil Cover Sheet
22011-07-05 Notice of EAP assignment to an outside mediator. (Attachments: # 1 EAP General Order)(Burch, C. Steve) (Entered: 07/05/2011)
32011-07-08 MOTION for leave to file Documents Under Seal, The Petition for Appointment of Next Friend and Consent of Next Friend filed by Matt Cologna on behalf of D. R., E. R.. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 7/25/2011 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Cologna, Matt) (Entered: 07/08/2011)
42011-07-08 SUGGESTIONS in support re 3 MOTION for leave to file Documents Under Seal, The Petition for Appointment of Next Friend and Consent of Next Friend filed by Matt Cologna on behalf of Plaintiffs D. R., E. R.. (Related document(s) 3 ) (Cologna, Matt) (Entered: 07/08/2011)
52011-07-08 ORDER granting 3 motion for leave to file. Signed on 7/8/11 by District Judge Ortrie D. Smith. This is a TEXT ONLY ENTRY. No document is attached.(Wille, Joshua) (Entered: 07/08/2011)
62011-07-08 MOTION for Order (SEALED) Petition for Appointment of Next Friend filed by M. Douglas Harpool on behalf of D. R., E. R.. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 7/25/2011 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Consent of Next Friend)(Harpool, M.) (Entered: 07/08/2011)
72011-07-12 RETURN OF SERVICE of complaint executed by E. R., D. R.. Robert Duncan served on 7/8/2011, answer due 7/29/2011. (Harpool, M.) (Entered: 07/12/2011)
82011-07-12 RETURN OF SERVICE of complaint executed by E. R., D. R.. Patricia Mithelavage served on 7/8/2011, answer due 7/29/2011. (Harpool, M.) (Entered: 07/12/2011)
92011-07-12 RETURN OF SERVICE of complaint executed by E. R., D. R.. Joni Ragain served on 7/8/2011, answer due 7/29/2011. (Harpool, M.) (Entered: 07/12/2011)
102011-07-12 RETURN OF SERVICE of complaint executed by E. R., D. R.. Republic R-III School District served on 7/8/2011, answer due 7/29/2011. (Harpool, M.) (Entered: 07/12/2011)
112011-07-18 NOTICE of appearance by Celynda L. Brasher on behalf of Robert Duncan, Patricia Mithelavage, Joni Ragain, Republic R-III School District (Brasher, Celynda) (Entered: 07/18/2011)
122011-07-18 NOTICE of appearance by Michelle Hammond Basi on behalf of Robert Duncan, Patricia Mithelavage, Joni Ragain, Republic R-III School District (Basi, Michelle) (Entered: 07/18/2011)
132011-07-19 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by D. R., E. R. re 5 Order on Motion for Leave to File, 4 Suggestions in Support of Motion, 6 MOTION for Order (SEALED) Petition for Appointment of Next Friend filed by M. Douglas Harpool on behalf of Plaintiffs D. R., E. R.. Related document: 5 Order on Motion for Leave to File, 4 Suggestions in Support of Motion, filed by E. R., D. R., 6 MOTION for Order (SEALED) Petition for Appointment of Next Friend filed by E. R., D. R..(Harpool, M.) (Entered: 07/19/2011)
142011-07-22 DISCLOSURE OF CORPORATE INTERESTS filed by Celynda L. Brasher on behalf of Defendants Robert Duncan, Patricia Mithelavage, Joni Ragain, Republic R-III School District.(Brasher, Celynda) (Entered: 07/22/2011)
152011-07-29 ANSWER to 1 Complaint, on behalf of Robert Duncan, Patricia Mithelavage, Joni Ragain, Republic R-III School District.(Brasher, Celynda) (Entered: 07/29/2011)
162011-08-02 Rule 16 Notice. Proposed scheduling order due by 10/25/2011. Rule 26 conference due by 10/11/2011. Corporate disclosures due by 8/17/2011. Signed on 8/2/2011 by District Judge Ortrie D. Smith. (Hopkins, Karen) (Entered: 08/02/2011)
172011-08-02 ORDER granting motion to appoint next friend 6 . Signed on August 2, 2011 by District Judge Ortrie D. Smith. (Moore, Terri) (Entered: 08/02/2011)
182011-08-05 NOTICE of appearance by John L. Lightner on behalf of E. R. (Lightner, John) (Entered: 08/05/2011)
192011-08-12 DESIGNATION OF NEUTRAL naming James Newberry(Harpool, M.) (Entered: 08/12/2011)
202011-08-15 DESIGNATION OF NEUTRAL naming James Newberry(Harpool, M.) (Entered: 08/15/2011)
212011-08-18 Joint MOTION for protective order filed by Celynda L. Brasher on behalf of All Parties. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 9/6/2011 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Brasher, Celynda) (Entered: 08/18/2011)
222011-08-19 ORDER granting 21 motion for protective order. Signed on 08/19/2011 by District Judge Ortrie D. Smith. (Will-Fees, Eva) (Entered: 08/19/2011)
232011-11-16 CONSENT to jurisdiction by US Magistrate Judge by Robert Duncan, Patricia Mithelavage, E. R., Joni Ragain, Republic R-III School District. (Rowland, Bonnie) (Entered: 11/16/2011)
242011-11-16 ORDER REASSIGNING CASE TO MAGISTRATE JUDGE. Pursuant to the consent of the parties and the provisions of 28 U.S.C. ยง 636(c), this case is reassigned to Magistrate Judge James C. England for all further proceedings. District Judge Ortrie D. Smith no longer assigned to case. Please note new case number: 11-03228-CV-S-JCE. Signed on November 16, 2011 by District Judge Ortrie D. Smith. (Moore, Terri) (Entered: 11/16/2011)
252011-11-29 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Magistrate Judge James C. England: HEARING on motion for approval of minor's settlement held on 11/29/2011. To order a transcript of this hearing please contact Glenda Elayer, 417-865-3869. (Elayer, Glenda) (Entered: 11/29/2011)
262011-11-29 MOTION for Approval of Minor Settlement (SEALED) filed by M. Douglas Harpool on behalf of All Parties. (Elayer, Glenda) (Entered: 11/29/2011)
272011-11-29 ORDER granting 26 Sealed Motion for approval of minor settlement. Signed on 11/29/11 by Magistrate Judge James C. England. (Elayer, Glenda) (Entered: 11/29/2011)
282011-11-29 MOTION to Dismiss (SEALED) filed by M. Douglas Harpool on behalf of E. R.. (Elayer, Glenda) (Entered: 11/29/2011)
292011-11-29 ORDER by Judge James C. England granting 28 Sealed Motion to dismiss and case is dismissed with prejudice (Elayer, Glenda) (Entered: 11/29/2011)
302012-06-11 Joint MOTION for leave to file under seal Joint Motion for Relief from Order Sealing Minor Settlement Agreement filed by Celynda L. Brasher on behalf of All Parties. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 6/28/2012 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Brasher, Celynda) (Entered: 06/11/2012)
312012-06-12 ORDER granting 30 motion for leave to file under seal. Signed on 06/12/12 by Magistrate Judge James C. England. (Anderson, Christy) (Entered: 06/12/2012)
322012-06-12 Joint MOTION for Order (SEALED) for Relief from Order Sealing Minor Settlement Agreement filed by Celynda L. Brasher on behalf of Robert Duncan, Patricia Mithelavage, Joni Ragain, Republic R-III School District. Suggestions in opposition/response due by 6/29/2012 unless otherwise directed by the court. (Brasher, Celynda) (Entered: 06/12/2012)
332012-06-14 ORDER granting 32 Sealed Motion. Signed on 6/14/2012 by Magistrate Judge James C. England. (Burch, C. Steve) (Entered: 06/14/2012)