Case Details

CourtMiddle District of North Carolina
Docket number1:16-cv-01026
Date case filed2016-08-05
Date case closed
Date of latest filing2017-10-27
Assigned toCHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR
Case cause28:1983 Civil Rights
Nature of suit400 State Reapportionment
Jury demandNone
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: COMMON CAUSE
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
BONDURANT MIXSON & ELMORE, LLP
1201 W. PEACHTREE ST., N.W., STE. 3900
ATLANTA, GA 30309
404-881-4100
Fax: 404-881-4111
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
POYNER SPRUILL, LLP
301 FAYETTEVILLE STREET, STE. 1900
RALEIGH, NC 27601
919-783-1108
Fax: 919-783-1075
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
Attorney Contact:
BONDURANT MIXSON & ELMORE, LLP
1201 W. PEACHTREE ST., N.W., STE. 3900
ATLANTA, GA 30309
404-881-4100
Fax: 404-881-4111
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
Attorney Contact:
PATTERSON BELKNAP WEBB & TYLER
1133 AVE. OF THE AMERICAS
NEW YORK, NY 10036-6710
212-336-2000
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
Attorney Contact:
BONDURANT MIXSON & ELMORE, LLP
1201 W. PEACHTREE ST., N.W., STE. 3900
ATLANTA, GA 30309
404-881-4100
Fax: 404-881-4111
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
Attorney Contact:
PATTERSON BELKNAP WEBB & TYLER
1133 AVE. OF THE AMERICAS
NEW YORK, NY 10036-6710
201-336-2406
Fax: 212-336-1288
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
Attorney Contact:
POYNER SPRUILL, LLP
301 FAYETTEVILLE STREET, STE. 1900
RALEIGH, NC 27602
919-783-2846
Fax: 919-783-1075
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
PATTERSON BELKNAP WEBB & TYLER
1133 AVE. OF THE AMERICAS
NEW YORK, NY 10036-6710
212-336-2000
Email: [email protected]
TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
POYNER SPRUILL, LLP
301 FAYETTEVILLE STREET, STE. 1900
RALEIGH, NC 27601
919-783-6400
Fax: 919-783-1075
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: LARRY D. HALL
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: DOUGLAS BERGER
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: CHERYL LEE TAFT
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: RICHARD TAFT
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: ALICE L. BORDSEN
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: WILLIAM H. FREEMAN
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: MELZER A. MORGAN, JR.
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: COY E. BREWER, JR.
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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Party: JOHN MORRISON McNEILL
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: ROBERT WARREN WOLF
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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Party: JONES P. BYRD
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: JOHN W. GRESHAM
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
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Party: RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR.
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
Attorney Contact:
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: ROBERT A. RUCHO
Party type: Defendant
in his official capacity as Chairman of the North Carolina Senate Redistricting Committee for the 2016 Extra Session and Co-Chairman of the Joint Select Committee on Congressional Redistricting
Attorney name: ALEXANDER MCCLURE PETERS
Attorney Contact:
N.C. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
POB 629
RALEIGH, NC 27602-0629
919-716-6913
Fax: 919-716-6763
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JAMES BERNIER , JR.
Attorney Contact:
N. C. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
POB 629
RALEIGH, NC 27602-0629
919-716-6932
Fax: 919-716-6763
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: MICHAEL DOUGLAS MCKNIGHT
Attorney Contact:
OGLETREE DEAKINS NASH SMOAK & STEWART, P.C.
4208 SIX FORKS ROAD, SUITE 1100
RALEIGH, NC 27609
919-789-3159
Fax: 919-783-9412
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PHILLIP JOHN STRACH
Attorney Contact:
OGLETREE DEAKINS NASH SMOAK & STEWART, P.C.
4208 SIX FORKS RD., STE. 1100
P.O. BOX 31608 (27622)
RALEIGH, NC 27609
919-789-3179
Fax: 919-783-9412
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: THOMAS A. FARR
Attorney Contact:
OGLETREE DEAKINS NASH SMOAK & STEWART, P.C.
4208 SIX FORKS ROAD, SUITE 1100
RALEIGH, NC 27609
919-787-9700
Fax: 919-783-9412
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: DAVID R. LEWIS
Party type: Defendant
in his official capacity as Chairman of the North Carolina House of Representatives Redistricting Committee for the 2016 Extra Session and Co-Chairman of the Joint Select Committee on Congressional Redistricting
Attorney name: ALEXANDER MCCLURE PETERS
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JAMES BERNIER , JR.
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: MICHAEL DOUGLAS MCKNIGHT
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PHILLIP JOHN STRACH
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: THOMAS A. FARR
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: PHILIP E. BERGER
Party type: Defendant
in his official capacity as the President Pro Tempore of the North Carolina Senate
Attorney name: ALEXANDER MCCLURE PETERS
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JAMES BERNIER , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: MICHAEL DOUGLAS MCKNIGHT
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PHILLIP JOHN STRACH
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: THOMAS A. FARR
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Party: TIMOTHY K. MOORE
Party type: Defendant
in his official capacity as the Speaker of the North Carolina House of Representatives
Attorney name: ALEXANDER MCCLURE PETERS
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JAMES BERNIER , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: MICHAEL DOUGLAS MCKNIGHT
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PHILLIP JOHN STRACH
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: THOMAS A. FARR
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR.
Party type: Defendant
in his official capacity as Chairman and acting on behalf of the North Carolina State Board of Elections
Attorney name: ALEXANDER MCCLURE PETERS
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JAMES BERNIER , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: MICHAEL DOUGLAS MCKNIGHT
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PHILLIP JOHN STRACH
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: THOMAS A. FARR
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: PATRICK L. McCRORY
Party type: Defendant
in his official capacity as Governor of the State of North Carolina
TERMINATED: 09/07/2016
Party: STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE
Party type: Defendant
Party: STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: ALEXANDER MCCLURE PETERS
Attorney Contact:
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LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JAMES BERNIER , JR.
Attorney Contact:
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LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: MICHAEL DOUGLAS MCKNIGHT
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PHILLIP JOHN STRACH
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: THOMAS A. FARR
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: ALEXANDER MCCLURE PETERS
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JAMES BERNIER , JR.
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: MICHAEL DOUGLAS MCKNIGHT
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PHILLIP JOHN STRACH
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: THOMAS A. FARR
Attorney Contact:
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: MORTON LURIE
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: CAROLINE P. MACKIE
Attorney Contact:
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Attorney name: BENJAMIN W. THORPE
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EMMET J. BONDURANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: GREGORY L. DISKANT
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: JASON J. CARTER
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: PETER A. NELSON
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: STEVEN B. EPSTEIN
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: SUSAN R. MILLENKY
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TERMINATED: 03/01/2017 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: EDWIN M. SPEAS , JR.
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ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: PATRICK MCCRORY
Party type: Defendant
116 W. JONES
RALEIGH, NC 27603-8001 in his official capacity as Governor of the State of North Carolina
TERMINATED: 09/07/2016
Attorney name: THOMAS A. FARR
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12016-08-05 COMPLAINT THREE JUDGE COURT FOR DECLARATORY JUDGMENT AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0418-1962481.), filed by COY E. BREWER, JR, ALICE L. BORDSEN, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, COMMON CAUSE, ROBERT WARREN WOLF, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, RICHARD TAFT, LARRY D. HALL, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, JONES P. BYRD, JOHN W. GRESHAM, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, DOUGLAS BERGER, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, CHERYL LEE TAFT. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - 2016 Contingent Congressional Plan Committee Adopted Criteria, # 2 Exhibit B - 2016 Congressional Redistricting Plan, # 3 Civil Cover Sheet)(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 08/05/2016)
22016-08-05 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney EDWIN M. SPEAS, JR on behalf of Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF (SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 08/05/2016)
32016-08-05 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney CAROLINE P. MACKIE on behalf of Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF (MACKIE, CAROLINE) (Entered: 08/05/2016)
42016-08-05 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT filed pursuant to FRCP 7.1(a) by Plaintiff COMMON CAUSE (SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 08/05/2016)
52016-08-05 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney EMMET J. BONDURANT on behalf of Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF (BONDURANT, EMMET) (Entered: 08/05/2016)
62016-08-05 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney BENJAMIN W. THORPE on behalf of Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF (THORPE, BENJAMIN) (Entered: 08/05/2016)
72016-08-05 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney JASON J. CARTER on behalf of Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF (CARTER, JASON) (Entered: 08/05/2016)
82016-08-08 Summons Issued as to All Defendants. (Attachments: # 1 Summons to David R. Lewis, # 2 Summons to Philip E. Berger, # 3 Summons to Timothy K. Moore, # 4 Summons to A. Grant Whitney, Jr., # 5 Summons to Patrick L. McCrory, # 6 Summons to The North Carolina State Board of Elections, # 7 Summons to the State of North Carolina) (Garland, Leah) (Entered: 08/08/2016)
92016-08-08 Notice of Right to Consent. Counsel shall serve the attached form on all parties. (Garland, Leah) (Entered: 08/08/2016)
102016-08-10 WAIVER OF SERVICE of SUMMONS by COY E. BREWER, JR, ALICE L. BORDSEN, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, COMMON CAUSE, ROBERT WARREN WOLF, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, RICHARD TAFT, LARRY D. HALL, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, JONES P. BYRD, JOHN W. GRESHAM, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, DOUGLAS BERGER, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, CHERYL LEE TAFT. PHILIP E. BERGER waiver sent on 8/9/2016, answer due 10/11/2016; DAVID R. LEWIS waiver sent on 8/9/2016, answer due 10/11/2016; TIMOTHY K. MOORE waiver sent on 8/9/2016, answer due 10/11/2016; ROBERT A. RUCHO waiver sent on 8/9/2016, answer due 10/11/2016; STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA waiver sent on 8/9/2016, answer due 10/11/2016; THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS waiver sent on 8/9/2016, answer due 10/11/2016; A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR waiver sent on 8/9/2016, answer due 10/11/2016. (SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 08/10/2016)
112016-08-15 WAIVER OF SERVICE of SUMMONS by COY E. BREWER, JR, ALICE L. BORDSEN, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, COMMON CAUSE, ROBERT WARREN WOLF, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, RICHARD TAFT, LARRY D. HALL, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, JONES P. BYRD, JOHN W. GRESHAM, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, DOUGLAS BERGER, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, CHERYL LEE TAFT. PATRICK L. McCRORY waiver sent on 8/11/2016, answer due 10/11/2016. (SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 08/15/2016)
122016-09-07 Consent AMENDED COMPLAINT - FIRST AMENDED COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY JUDGMENT AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF - THREE JUDGE PANEL against defendant PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR, filed by COY E. BREWER, JR, ALICE L. BORDSEN, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, COMMON CAUSE, ROBERT WARREN WOLF, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, RICHARD TAFT, LARRY D. HALL, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, JONES P. BYRD, JOHN W. GRESHAM, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, DOUGLAS BERGER, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, CHERYL LEE TAFT, MORTON LURIE. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - 2016 Contingent Congressional Plan Committee Adopted Criteria, # 2 Exhibit B - 2016 Congressional Redistricting Plan)(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 09/07/2016)
12.1 Exhibit A - 2016 Contingent Congressional Plan Committee Adopted Criteria
12.2 Exhibit B - 2016 Congressional Redistricting Plan
132016-09-07 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney EDWIN M. SPEAS, JR on behalf of Plaintiff MORTON LURIE (SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 09/07/2016)
142016-09-07 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney CAROLINE P. MACKIE on behalf of Plaintiff MORTON LURIE (MACKIE, CAROLINE) (Entered: 09/07/2016)
152016-09-07 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney EMMET J. BONDURANT on behalf of Plaintiff MORTON LURIE (BONDURANT, EMMET) (Entered: 09/07/2016)
162016-09-07 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney JASON J. CARTER on behalf of Plaintiff MORTON LURIE (CARTER, JASON) (Entered: 09/07/2016)
172016-09-07 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney BENJAMIN W. THORPE on behalf of Plaintiff MORTON LURIE (THORPE, BENJAMIN) (Entered: 09/07/2016)
182016-09-07 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney GREGORY L. DISKANT on behalf of Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF (DISKANT, GREGORY) (Entered: 09/07/2016)
192016-09-07 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney SUSAN R. MILLENKY on behalf of Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF (MILLENKY, SUSAN) (Entered: 09/07/2016)
202016-09-12 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney ALEXANDER MCCLURE PETERS on behalf of Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR (PETERS, ALEXANDER) (Entered: 09/12/2016)
212016-09-12 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney JAMES BERNIER, JR on behalf of Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR (BERNIER, JAMES) (Entered: 09/12/2016)
222016-09-15 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer re 12 Amended Complaint,,, by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(PETERS, ALEXANDER) (Entered: 09/15/2016)
232016-10-13 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney THOMAS A. FARR on behalf of Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR (FARR, THOMAS) (Entered: 10/13/2016)
242016-10-13 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney PHILLIP JOHN STRACH on behalf of Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR (STRACH, PHILLIP) (Entered: 10/13/2016)
252016-10-13 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney MICHAEL DOUGLAS MCKNIGHT on behalf of Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR (MCKNIGHT, MICHAEL) (Entered: 10/13/2016)
262016-10-18 RESPONSE in Opposition re (17 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer re (1) Complaint,, filed by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Email Correspondence, # 2 Exhibit Harris v McCrory Order) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(EARLS, ANITA) (Entered: 10/18/2016)
272016-10-25 ORDER designating the Honorable James A. Wynn, United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit, the Honorable William L. Osteen, Jr., Chief United States District Judge for the Middle District of North Carolina, and the Honorable W. Earl Britt, Senior United States District Judge the Eastern District of North Carolina, to serve in the hearing and determination of this matter, constituting a district court of three judges as provided by law. Signed on 10/25/2016 by ROGER L. GREGORY, Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. (Garland, Leah) (Entered: 10/25/2016)
282016-10-31 MOTION TO DISMISS FOR FAILURE TO STATE A CLAIM by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, PATRICK L. McCRORY, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. Responses due by 11/25/2016 (FARR, THOMAS) (Entered: 10/31/2016)
292016-10-31 MEMORANDUM filed by Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, PATRICK L. McCRORY, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR re 28 MOTION TO DISMISS FOR FAILURE TO STATE A CLAIM filed by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, PATRICK L. McCRORY, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. (FARR, THOMAS) (Entered: 10/31/2016)
302016-11-10 Rule 26(f) Report (Individual). by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Responses due by 12/5/2016 (SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 11/10/2016)
312016-11-10 MEMORANDUM filed by Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF re 30 Rule 26(f) Report (Individual). - Memorandum in Support of Plaintiffs' Rule 26(f) Report filed by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. (SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 11/10/2016)
322016-11-14 Rule 26(f) Report (Individual). Responses due by 12/8/2016 by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR.(FARR, THOMAS) (Entered: 11/14/2016)
332016-11-23 RESPONSE in Opposition re 28 MOTION TO DISMISS FOR FAILURE TO STATE A CLAIM filed by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Replies due by 12/12/2016. (Attachments: # 1 Appendix A - Shapiro v. McManus, No. 1:13-CV-03233-JKB, 2016 WL 4445320 (D. Md. Aug. 24, 2016), # 2 Appendix B - Whitford v. Gill, No. 15-CV-421, 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 160811 (W.D. Wis. Nov. 21, 2016))(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 11/23/2016)
342016-12-07 REPLY, filed by Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, PATRICK L. McCRORY, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR, to Response to 28 MOTION TO DISMISS FOR FAILURE TO STATE A CLAIM filed by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, PATRICK L. McCRORY, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. (FARR, THOMAS) (Entered: 12/07/2016)
352016-12-14 MOTION for Pre-Trial Conference by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 12/14/2016)
362016-12-19 ORDER signed by CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR on 12/19/2016; that Plaintiffs' Motion to Schedule Pre-Trial Conference in case number 1:16CV1026 (Doc. 35 ) is hereby GRANTED. FURTHER ORDERED that the parties in 1:16CV1164 shall meet and confer as required by LR 16.1(b) and thereafter file an appropriate Rule 26(f) report(s), on or before January 4, 2017. Upon the filing of the Rule 26(f) reports, the Clerk is directed to promptly set a hearing on an initial pretrial conference as required by LR 16.1(c) for each of these cases. The Clerk may confer with all counsel to determine a date upon which all counsel may be available in anticipation of the filing of the pretrial reports. Nevertheless, the pretrial conference will be set at the direction of the court. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Garland, Leah) (Entered: 12/19/2016)
372017-01-13 NOTICE of Hearing: Pretrial Conference set for 2/6/2017 02:00 PM in Greensboro Courtroom #1 before CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN JR. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP (Welch, Kelly) (Entered: 01/13/2017)
382017-02-01 AMENDED Rule 26(f) Report (Individual) by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF.(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 02/01/2017)
392017-02-02 Joint MOTION to Consolidate Cases. Case to be consolidated with 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP (Joint Consent Motion) by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Response to Motion due by 2/23/2017 (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 02/02/2017)
402017-02-02 MEMORANDUM filed by Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF re 39 Joint MOTION to Consolidate Cases. Case to be consolidated with 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP (Joint Consent Motion) filed by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. (SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 02/02/2017)
412017-02-07 ORDER signed by CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR on 02/07/2017; that the following actions are consolidated for purposes of discovery and trial: League of Women Voters v. Rucho, No. 1:16-cv-1164, and Common Cause v. Rucho, No. 1:16-cv-1026. All notices, requests, responses, motions and other filings related to both actions must be served on all counsel in each action and bear the case caption for each action that has been consolidated pursuant to this order. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP (Garland, Leah) (Entered: 02/07/2017)
422017-02-14 JOINT 26(F) REPORT by Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF, WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(EARLS, ANITA) Modified on 2/15/2017 to properly set out correct event. (Garland, Leah) (Entered: 02/14/2017)
432017-02-15 NOTICE by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF - Common Cause's Preliminary Outline of Legal Standards (filed per Court's request at the February 6, 2017 status conference) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 02/15/2017)
442017-02-16 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney SUSAN R. MILLENKY by on behalf of DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Responses due by 3/9/2017 (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(MILLENKY, SUSAN) (Entered: 02/16/2017)
452017-02-21 MOTION TO DISMISS FOR FAILURE TO STATE A CLAIM Plaintiff's Amended Complaint by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, PATRICK L. McCRORY, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. Response to Motion due by 3/14/2017 (FARR, THOMAS) (Entered: 02/21/2017)
462017-02-21 MEMORANDUM filed by Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR re 45 MOTION TO DISMISS FOR FAILURE TO STATE A CLAIM Plaintiff's Amended Complaint filed by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. (FARR, THOMAS) (Entered: 02/21/2017)
472017-03-01 ORDER signed by CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR on 03/01/2017 approving without modification 42 RULE 26F (JOINT) in case 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP and 42 RULE 26F (JOINT) in case 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP. Discovery shall be established as Standard. Mediation is not required under LR 16.4 in this case. The parties state that they do not wish to reference the case to a Magistrate Judge or appointment of a master. Trial is expected to take five (5) days and a jury trial has not been demanded. Plaintiff's Amended Pleadings due by 2/10/2017. Defendant's Amended Pleadings due by 2/10/2017. Discovery due by 4/28/2017. Joinder of Parties for Plaintiff due by 2/10/2017. Joinder of Parties for Defendant due by 2/10/2017. Motions due by 5/12/2017. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP (Garland, Leah) (Entered: 03/01/2017)
482017-03-01 ORDER signed by CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR on 03/01/2017, that the Motion to Withdraw as Counsel (1:16CV1026, Doc. 44 ) is GRANTED and that attorney Susan Millenky is hereby discharged as Plaintiffs counsel. Remaining counsel of record for Plaintiffs shall continue as counsel for Plaintiffs in this matter. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Garland, Leah) (Entered: 03/01/2017)
492017-03-03 ANSWER to Amended Complaint by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(FARR, THOMAS) (Entered: 03/03/2017)
502017-03-03 MEMORANDUM OPINION signed by JUDGE JAMES A. WYNN, JR., CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR, and JUDGE W. EARL BRITT on 03/03/2017. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Garland, Leah) Modified on 5/22/2017 to correct misspelling. (Garland, Leah) (Entered: 03/03/2017)
512017-03-03 ORDER signed JUDGE JAMES A. WYNN, JR, CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR, and JUDGE W. EARL BRITT on 03/03/2017, that the Defendants' Motion to Dismiss in Case No. 1:16-CV-1026 is DENIED; and it is further ORDERED that the Defendants' Motion to Dismiss First Amended Complaint Filed by League Of Women Voters Of North Carolina ("LWVNC") Plaintiffs in Case No. 1:16-CV-1164 is DENIED; and it is further ORDERED that the Defendants' Motion to Dismiss in Case No. 1:16-CV-1164 (Doc. 30 ) is DENIED, as moot. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP (Garland, Leah) (Entered: 03/03/2017)
522017-04-11 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney STEVEN B. EPSTEIN on behalf of Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF (EPSTEIN, STEVEN) (Entered: 04/11/2017)
532017-04-19 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney PETER A. NELSON on behalf of Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF (NELSON, PETER) (Entered: 04/19/2017)
542017-05-23 NOTICE of Trial Calendar: Bench Trial set for 6/26/2017 09:30 AM in Greensboro Courtroom #1 before CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN JR., JUDGE JAMES A. WYNN, JR., SENIOR JUDGE W. EARL BRITT. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP (Welch, Kelly) (Entered: 05/23/2017)
552017-05-30 FINAL PRETRIAL DISCLOSURES by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Attachment 1 Deposition Designations, # 2 Exhibit COLLINS, WILLIAM designations, # 3 Exhibit EVANS, ELIZABETH designations, # 4 Exhibit FELDMAN, ELLIOTT designations, # 5 Exhibit FOX, FAULKNER designations, # 6 Exhibit LOVE, ANNETTE designations, # 7 Exhibit PALMER, MARIA designations, # 8 Exhibit PECK, GUNTHER designations, # 9 Exhibit PHELPS, ERSLA M designations, # 10 Exhibit QUINN, III, JOHN J designations, # 11 Exhibit SARVER, AARON J designations, # 12 Exhibit SUMPTER, JANIE S designations, # 13 Exhibit TROTTER KLENZ, MARY designations, # 14 Exhibit WILLIAMS, WILLIS designations, # 15 Exhibit LEWIS, REPRESENTATIVE DAVID I designations, # 16 Exhibit LEWIS, REPRESENTATIVE DAVID II designations, # 17 Exhibit HOFELLER, THOMAS B I designations, # 18 Exhibit HOFELLER, THOMAS B II designations, # 19 Exhibit RUCHO, SENATOR ROBERT A designations, # 20 Exhibit GIMPEL, JAMES G designations, # 21 Exhibit HOOD III, M.V. designations, # 22 Exhibit TRENDE, SEAN designations) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(GREENWOOD, RUTH) (Entered: 05/30/2017)
562017-05-30 FINAL PRETRIAL DISCLOSURES by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(GREENWOOD, RUTH) (Entered: 05/30/2017)
572017-05-30 (See Amended Document 67 ) PRETRIAL DISCLOSURES by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - Deposition Designations, # 2 Exhibit B - Joint Plaintiffs' Exhibit List, # 3 Exhibit C - Common Cause Plaintiffs' Exhibit List) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) Modified on 6/14/2017 (Welch, Kelly). (Entered: 05/30/2017)
582017-05-30 Exhibit List by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Attachment 1 Joint Plaintiffs' Exhibit List, # 2 Exhibit Attachment 2 LWVNC Plaintiffs' Exhibit List) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(GREENWOOD, RUTH) (Entered: 05/30/2017)
592017-05-30 FINAL PRETRIAL DISCLOSURES by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Designations of Deposition Testimony, # 2 Exhibit 2 - Exhibit List (Expect to Offer), # 3 Exhibit 3 - Exhibit List (May Offer)) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(MCKNIGHT, MICHAEL) (Entered: 05/30/2017)
602017-05-31 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney ANNA E. BODI on behalf of Plaintiffs WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(BODI, ANNA) (Entered: 05/31/2017)
612017-06-05 Proposed Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, PATRICK L. McCRORY, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(STRACH, PHILLIP) (Entered: 06/05/2017)
622017-06-05 NOTICE of Appearance by attorney MOLLY DANAHY on behalf of Plaintiffs WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(DANAHY, MOLLY) (Entered: 06/05/2017)
632017-06-05 Proposed Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(GREENWOOD, RUTH) (Entered: 06/05/2017)
642017-06-05 TRIAL BRIEF by Plaintiffs WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(GREENWOOD, RUTH) (Entered: 06/05/2017)
652017-06-05 Proposed Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 06/05/2017)
662017-06-08 NOTICE OF HEARING: Final Pretrial Conference set for 6/19/2017 09:30 AM in Greensboro Courtroom #1 before CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN JR. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Welch, Kelly) (Entered: 06/08/2017)
672017-06-13 AMENDED DOCUMENT (Amended Rule 26(a)(3)(A) Pretrial Disclosures) by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Amendment to (56 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) Pretrial Disclosures,, . Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 06/13/2017)
682017-06-13 DESIGNATION OF DEPOSITION TRANSCRIPT by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 06/13/2017)
692017-06-13 OBJECTION - Other re (59 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 58 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) Final Pretrial Disclosures,, by Plaintiffs WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Objections to Defendants' Exhibits, # 2 Exhibit Counter-Designations to Defendants Deposition Designations, # 3 Exhibit Collins Counter-Designations, # 4 Exhibit Feldman Counter-Designations, # 5 Exhibit Love Counter-Designations, # 6 Exhibit Palmer Counter-Designations, # 7 Exhibit Sumpter Counter-Designations, # 8 Exhibit Klenz Counter-Designations) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(EARLS, ANITA) (Entered: 06/13/2017)
702017-06-13 OBJECTION - Other re (58 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 59 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP) Final Pretrial Disclosures,, by Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 06/13/2017)
712017-06-13 OBJECTION - Other re (57 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 56 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) Pretrial Disclosures,, (58 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 57 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) Exhibit List, (55 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 56 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP) Final Pretrial Disclosures, (54 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 55 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP) Final Pretrial Disclosures,,,,, by Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Defendants' Objections to Plaintiffs' Joint Exhibits, # 2 Exhibit 2 - Defendants' Objections to Plaintiff LWV's Proposed Exhibits, # 3 Exhibit 3 - Defendants' Objections to Plaintiff Common Cause's Proposed Exhibits, # 4 Exhibit 4 - Defendants' Objections and Counter-Designations of Plaintiffs Designations of Deposition Testimony) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(MCKNIGHT, MICHAEL) (Entered: 06/13/2017)
722017-06-19 MOTION in Limine to exclude testimony of Sean P. Trende at trial by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Response to Motion due by 6/22/2017 Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(GREENWOOD, RUTH) (Entered: 06/19/2017)
732017-06-19 BRIEF re (71 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) MOTION in Limine to exclude testimony of Sean P. Trende at trial . (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Expert Report of Sean P. Trende, dated April 3, 2017, # 2 Exhibit 2 - Deposition of Sean P. Trende, dated May 5, 2017, # 3 Exhibit 3 - Curriculum Vitae of Sean P. Trende, # 4 Exhibit 4 Expert Report of Dr. Simon Jackman, dated April 18, 2017, # 5 Exhibit 5 - Bernard Grofman & Gary King, The Future of Partisan Symmetry as a Judicial Test for, # 6 Exhibit 6 Rebuttal Report of Dr. Simon Jackman, dated April 17, 2017, # 7 Exhibit 7 Deposition of James G. Gimpel, dated April 27, 2017, # 8 Exhibit 8 Curriculum Vitae of Dr. Simon Jackman, # 9 Exhibit 9 Curriculum Vitae of Dr. Jowei Chen, # 10 Exhibit 10 Curriculum Vitae of Dr. Jonathan Rodden, # 11 Exhibit 11 American Political Science Association, APSR Submission Guidelines, updated August 26, 2016, # 12 Exhibit 12 Trial Transcript, Whitford v. Nichol, 218 F. Supp. 3d 837, 854 (W.D. Wis. 2016) (No. 1:15-cv-421-bbc), # 13 Exhibit 13 Expert Report of Simon Jackman, dated July 7, 2015, Whitford v. Nichol, 218 F. Supp. 3d 837 (W.D. Wis. 2016) (No. 1:15-cv-421-bbc), # 14 Exhibit 14 Almanac of American Politics 2014, at 1233 (Michael Barone et al. eds., 2014), # 15 Exhibit 15 Michael D. McDonald & Robin E. Best, Unfair Partisan Gerrymanders in Politics and Law: A Diagnostic Applied to Six Cases, 14 Election L.J. 312 (2015), # 16 Exhibit 16 - Samuel S. H. Wang, Three Tests for Practical Evaluation of Partisan Gerrymandering, 68 Stan. L. Rev. 1263 (2016)) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(GREENWOOD, RUTH) (Entered: 06/19/2017)
742017-06-26 MOTION to Stay by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO. Response to Motion due by 7/17/2017 Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(STRACH, PHILLIP) (Entered: 06/26/2017)
752017-06-26 MEMORANDUM filed by Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO re (74 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 73 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) MOTION to Stay filed by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(STRACH, PHILLIP) (Entered: 06/26/2017)
762017-07-03 RESPONSE in Opposition re (71 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 72 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP) MOTION in Limine to exclude testimony of Sean P. Trende at trial filed by WILLIS WILLIAMS, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, GUNTHER PECK, WILLIAM COLLINS, AARON SARVER, JOHN QUINN, III, ANNETTE LOVE, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, MARIA PALMER, ERSLA PHELPS, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER filed by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. Replies due by 7/17/2017 (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Chart of 1992-2016 Congressional Plans - Divided Counties and VTDs) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(STRACH, PHILLIP) (Entered: 07/03/2017)
772017-07-17 REPLY, filed by Plaintiffs WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS, to Response to (71 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 72 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP) MOTION in Limine to exclude testimony of Sean P. Trende at trial filed by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(GREENWOOD, RUTH) (Entered: 07/17/2017)
782017-07-17 RESPONSE in Opposition re (74 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP) MOTION to Stay filed by TIMOTHY K. MOORE, PHILIP E. BERGER, ROBERT A. RUCHO, DAVID R. LEWIS filed by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Replies due by 7/31/2017 Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(HARLESS, ANNABELLE) (Entered: 07/17/2017)
792017-07-17 RESPONSE in Opposition re (74 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 73 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) MOTION to Stay filed by TIMOTHY K. MOORE, PHILIP E. BERGER, ROBERT A. RUCHO, DAVID R. LEWIS filed by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Replies due by 7/31/2017 Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 07/17/2017)
802017-07-31 REPLY, filed by Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, to Response to (73 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) MOTION to Stay filed by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(STRACH, PHILLIP) (Entered: 07/31/2017)
812017-08-04 NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL AND SUBSTITUTION OF COUNSEL on behalf of Plaintiffs WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. MOLLY DANAHY is substituted as counsel for Plaintiffs. Attorney MOLLY DANAHY terminated. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(DANAHY, MOLLY) (Entered: 08/04/2017)
822017-08-07 NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL AND SUBSTITUTION OF COUNSEL on behalf of Plaintiffs WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. ANNA E. BODI is substituted as counsel for Plaintiffs. Attorney ANNA E. BODI terminated. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(BODI, ANNA) (Entered: 08/07/2017)
832017-08-23 NOTICE OF HEARING: Hearing on Legislative Defendants' Motion to Stay set for 8/29/2017 11:30 AM in Raleigh, Courtroom #2 before SENIOR JUDGE W. EARL BRITT, CIRCUIT JUDGE JAMES A. WYNN, JR. & CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Welch, Kelly) (Entered: 08/23/2017)
842017-08-28 Suggestion of Subsequently Decided Authority by Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Benisek et al v. Lamone et al. (D. Md. Aug. 24, 2017)) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(STRACH, PHILLIP) (Entered: 08/28/2017)
852017-08-29 ORDER denying (74) Motion to Stay in case 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP and denying (73) Motion to Stay in case 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP. A written opinion will follow. Signed by JUDGE W. EARL BRITT on 8/29/2017. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP (Marsh, Keah) (Entered: 08/29/2017)
862017-09-01 Transcript of Motion Hearing Proceedings held on 08/29/2017, before Judge WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR., Judge W. EARL BRITT, and Judge JAMES A. WYNN, JR. NOTICE RE: REDACTION OF TRANSCRIPTS: The parties have 5 business days to file a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction and 21 calendar days to file a Redaction Request. If no notice is filed, this transcript will be made electronically available to the public without redaction after 90 calendar days. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the court reporter before the 90 day deadline. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP. Court Reporter: Amy M. Condon, Raleigh, NC (Taylor, Abby) (Entered: 09/01/2017)
872017-09-08 MEMORANDUM OPINION - Circuit Judge Wynn, Jr., wrote the opinion in which Senior District Judge Britt joined. Chief District Judge Osteen, Jr. concurred. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP (Garland, Leah) (Entered: 09/08/2017)
882017-09-11 NOTICE OF HEARING: Bench Trial set for 10/16/2017 09:00 AM in Greensboro Courtroom #1 before CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN JR., CIRCUIT JUDGE JAMES A. WYNN, JR., SENIOR JUDGE W. EARL BRITT (Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP) (Welch, Kelly) (Entered: 09/11/2017)
892017-09-11 NOTICE of Trial Calendar: Bench Trial set for 10/16/2017 09:00 AM in Greensboro Courtroom #1 before CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN JR., CIRCUIT JUDGE JAMES A. WYNN, JR., SENIOR JUDGE W. EARL BRITT Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Welch, Kelly) (Entered: 09/11/2017)
902017-10-04 FINAL PRETRIAL ORDER signed by CHIEF JUDGE WILLIAM L. OSTEEN, JR on 10/04/2017 as set out herein. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Taylor, Abby) (Entered: 10/04/2017)
912017-10-09 Proposed Exhibit List Amended by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit LWV Plaintiffs' Exhibit List) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(EARLS, ANITA) (Entered: 10/09/2017)
922017-10-09 MOTION to Bifurcate Trial Testimony of Jowei Chen by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Response to Motion due by 10/30/2017 (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(EARLS, ANITA) (Entered: 10/09/2017)
932017-10-09 MEMORANDUM filed by Plaintiffs WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS re (92 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP) MOTION to Bifurcate Trial Testimony of Jowei Chen filed by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(EARLS, ANITA) (Entered: 10/09/2017)
942017-10-09 Proposed Exhibit List Amended by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. (Attachments: # 1 Ex A - Joint Joint Trial Exhibit List, # 2 Ex B - Joint Plaintiffs' Trial Exhibit List, # 3 Ex C - Common Cause Plfs' Trial Exhibit List) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 10/09/2017)
952017-10-09 Proposed Exhibit List Amended by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Defendants Amended Trial Exhibits List) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(MCKNIGHT, MICHAEL) (Entered: 10/09/2017)
95.1 Exhibit Defendants Amended Trial Exhibits List
962017-10-10 AMENDED DOCUMENT by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. Amendment to (58 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 59 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP) Final Pretrial Disclosures,, Defendants' Corrected Designations of Deposition Testimony. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(MCKNIGHT, MICHAEL) (Entered: 10/10/2017)
972017-10-11 RESPONSE in Support re 92 MOTION to Bifurcate Trial Testimony of Jowei Chen, 93 Memorandum,, filed by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Replies due by 10/25/2017 (BONDURANT, EMMET) (Entered: 10/11/2017)
982017-10-13 STATEMENT (League Plaintiffs' Opening Statement) by Plaintiffs WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(EARLS, ANITA) (Entered: 10/13/2017)
992017-10-13 STATEMENT re (89 in 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 90 in 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP) Final Pretrial Order (Opening Statement on Behalf of the Common Cause Plaintiffs) by Plaintiffs DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 10/13/2017)
1002017-10-13 STATEMENT by Defendants PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(STRACH, PHILLIP) (Entered: 10/13/2017)
1012017-10-13 NOTICE by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR of Filing of Combined Deposition Designations and Counter-Designations (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 - Annette Love Deposition, # 2 Exhibit 2- Larry Hall Deposition, # 3 Exhibit 3 - Gunther Peck Deposition, # 4 Exhibit 4 - Faulkner Fox Deposition, # 5 Exhibit 5 - William Collins Deposition, # 6 Exhibit 6 - Willis Williams Deposition, # 7 Exhibit 7 - Elizabeth Evans Deposition, # 8 Exhibit 8 - Douglas Berger Deposition, # 9 Exhibit 9 Ersla Phelps Depositions, # 10 Exhibit 10 - Richard Taft Deposition, # 11 Exhibit 11 - Cheryl Taft Deposition, # 12 Exhibit 12 - Morton Lurie Deposition, # 13 Exhibit 13 - Maria Palmer Deposition, # 14 Exhibit 14 - William Freeman Deposition, # 15 Exhibit 15 - Alice Bordsen Deposition, # 16 Exhibit 16 Merlzer Morgan Deposition, # 17 Exhibit 17 - Cynthia Boylan Deposition, # 18 Exhibit 18 - Coy Brewer Deposition, # 19 Exhibit 19 - John McNeill Deposition, # 20 Exhibit 20 - Elliott Feldman Deposition, # 21 Exhibit 21 - Robert Wolf Deposition, # 22 Exhibit 22 - John Quinn Deposition, # 23 Exhibit 23 - Aaron Sarver Deposition, # 24 Exhibit 24 - Jones Byrd Deposition, # 25 Exhibit 25 - John Gresham Deposition, # 26 Exhibit 26 - Janie Sumpter Deposition, # 27 Exhibit 27 - Russell Walker Deposition, # 28 Exhibit 28 - Mary Klenz Deposition, # 29 Exhibit 29 - Bob Phillips Deposition, # 30 Exhibit 30 - Wayne Goodwin Deposition, # 31 Exhibit 31 - William Gilkeson Deposition, # 32 Exhibit 32 - Robert Rucho Deposition, # 33 Exhibit 33 - David Lewis Deposition, # 34 Exhibit 34 - Thomas Hofeller Deposition, # 35 Exhibit 35 - James Gimpel Deposition, # 36 Exhibit 36 - M.V. Hood Deposition, # 37 Exhibit 37 - Sean Trende Deposition) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(MCKNIGHT, MICHAEL) (Entered: 10/13/2017)
1022017-10-15 Proposed Exhibit List Second Amended by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(HARLESS, ANNABELLE) (Entered: 10/15/2017)
1032017-10-18 Proposed Exhibit List Final by WILLIAM COLLINS, ELLIOTT FELDMAN, CAROL FAULKNER FOX, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NORTH CAROLINA, ANNETTE LOVE, MARIA PALMER, GUNTHER PECK, ERSLA PHELPS, JOHN QUINN, III, AARON SARVER, JANIE SMITH SUMPTER, ELIZABETH TORRES EVANS, WILLIS WILLIAMS. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP(HARLESS, ANNABELLE) (Entered: 10/18/2017)
1042017-10-19 Proposed Exhibit List Final by DOUGLAS BERGER, ALICE L. BORDSEN, CYNTHIA S. BOYLAN, COY E. BREWER, JR, JONES P. BYRD, COMMON CAUSE, WILLIAM H. FREEMAN, JOHN W. GRESHAM, LARRY D. HALL, MORTON LURIE, MELZER A. MORGAN, JR, JOHN MORRISON McNEILL, NORTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATIC PARTY, CHERYL LEE TAFT, RICHARD TAFT, RUSSELL G. WALKER, JR, ROBERT WARREN WOLF. (Attachments: # 1 Ex A - Final Joint Joint Trial Exhibit List, # 2 Ex B - Final Joint Plaintiffs' Trial Exhibit List, # 3 Ex C - Final Common Cause Plfs' Trial Exhibit List) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(SPEAS, EDWIN) (Entered: 10/19/2017)
1052017-10-24 Transcript of Bench Trial Volume I of IV held on 10/16/2017 before Judge William L. Osteen, Jr., Judge W. Earl Britt, and Judge James A. Wynn, Jr. Court Reporter/Transcriber J. Armstrong, Telephone number 336-332-6034. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER.

NOTICE RE: REDACTION OF TRANSCRIPTS: The parties have 5 business days to file a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction and 21 calendar days to file a Redaction Request. If no notice is filed, this transcript will be made electronically available to the public without redaction after 90 calendar days. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the court reporter before the 90 day deadline. After that date it may be obtained through PACER.

Redaction Request due 11/17/2017. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 11/27/2017. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 1/25/2018. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Armstrong, Joe) (Entered: 10/24/2017)
1062017-10-24 Transcript of Bench Trial Volume II of IV held on 10/17/2017 before Judge William L. Osteen, Jr., Judge W. Earl Britt, and Judge James A. Wynn, Jr. Court Reporter/Transcriber J. Armstrong, Telephone number 336-332-6034. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER.

NOTICE RE: REDACTION OF TRANSCRIPTS: The parties have 5 business days to file a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction and 21 calendar days to file a Redaction Request. If no notice is filed, this transcript will be made electronically available to the public without redaction after 90 calendar days. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the court reporter before the 90 day deadline. After that date it may be obtained through PACER.

Redaction Request due 11/17/2017. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 11/27/2017. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 1/25/2018. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Armstrong, Joe) (Entered: 10/24/2017)
1072017-10-24 Transcript of Bench Trial Volume III of IV held on 10/18/2017 before Judge William L. Osteen, Jr., Judge W. Earl Britt, and Judge James A. Wynn, Jr. Court Reporter/Transcriber J. Armstrong, Telephone number 336-332-6034. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER.

NOTICE RE: REDACTION OF TRANSCRIPTS: The parties have 5 business days to file a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction and 21 calendar days to file a Redaction Request. If no notice is filed, this transcript will be made electronically available to the public without redaction after 90 calendar days. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the court reporter before the 90 day deadline. After that date it may be obtained through PACER.

Redaction Request due 11/17/2017. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 11/27/2017. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 1/25/2018. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Armstrong, Joe) (Entered: 10/24/2017)
1082017-10-26 Transcript of Bench Trial Volume IV of IV held on 10/18/2017 before Judge William L. Osteen, Jr., Judge W. Earl Britt, and Judge James A. Wynn, Jr. Court Reporter/Transcriber J. Armstrong, Telephone number 336-332-6034. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER.

NOTICE RE: REDACTION OF TRANSCRIPTS: The parties have 5 business days to file a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction and 21 calendar days to file a Redaction Request. If no notice is filed, this transcript will be made electronically available to the public without redaction after 90 calendar days. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the court reporter before the 90 day deadline. After that date it may be obtained through PACER.

Redaction Request due 11/20/2017. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 11/30/2017. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 1/29/2018. Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(Armstrong, Joe) (Entered: 10/26/2017)
1092017-10-26 Marked Exhibit List Final Amended by PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR, PHILIP E. BERGER, DAVID R. LEWIS, TIMOTHY K. MOORE, ROBERT A. RUCHO, THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, A. GRANT WHITNEY, JR. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Defendants' Final Amended Exhibit List, # 2 Exhibit 5001 (Redacted Declaration of Dr. Thomas Hofeller), # 3 Exhibit 5116 (Second Declaration of Dr. Thomas Hofeller in Response to Declaration of Timothy Stallmann)) Associated Cases: 1:16-cv-01026-WO-JEP, 1:16-cv-01164-WO-JEP(MCKNIGHT, MICHAEL) (Entered: 10/26/2017)