Case Details

CourtEastern District of Pennsylvania
Docket number2:09-cv-02982
Date case filed2009-07-02
Date case closed2010-12-03
Date of latest filing
Assigned toHONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO
Case cause28:1331 Federal Question: Other Civil Rights
Nature of suit440 Civil Rights: Other
Jury demandDefendant
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: JAMES E. HEALY
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: JAMES E. HEALY
Attorney Contact:
34 WEST MONTGMERY AVE.
ARDMORE, PA 19003
PRO SE


Attorney name: MICHAEL PILEGGI
Attorney Contact:
LAW OFFICE OF MICHAEL PILEGGI
303 CHESTNUT STREET
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19106
215-627-8516
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: WILLIAM F. SHIELDS
Party type: Defendant
TERMINATED: 02/08/2010
Attorney name: ROBERT P. DIDOMENICIS
Attorney Contact:
HOLSTEN & ASSOCIATES
ONE OLIVE STREET
MEDIA, PA 19063
610-627-2437
Email: [email protected]
TERMINATED: 02/08/2010 LEAD ATTORNEY
Party: HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP
Party type: Defendant
TERMINATED: 07/09/2010
Attorney name: ROBERT P. DIDOMENICIS
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 07/09/2010 LEAD ATTORNEY
Party: HAVERFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT
Party type: Defendant
TERMINATED: 02/08/2010
Attorney name: ROBERT P. DIDOMENICIS
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 02/08/2010 LEAD ATTORNEY
Party: HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165
Party type: Defendant
INDIVIDUALLY AND AS A POLICE OFFICER FOR HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP
Attorney name: ROBERT P. DIDOMENICIS
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

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12009-07-02 COMPLAINT against WILLIAM F. SHIELDS, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP, HAVERFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT ( Filing fee $ 350 receipt number PPE004495.), filed by JAMES E. HEALY.(jeb, ) (Additional attachment(s) added on 2/1/2012: # 1 Designation Form) (lboy, ). (Entered: 07/02/2009)
1.1 Designation Form
22009-10-02 Letter dated 10/2/2009 from Ronald Vance Re: Service must be made by 10/30/2009; Proof of service must be filed with the Clerk's Office within 5 days of service, etc. (ap, ) (Entered: 10/05/2009)
32009-10-23 SUMMONS Returned Executed by JAMES E. HEALY re: JANE H. ERWIN served Summons and Complaint upon HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP. HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP served on 10/20/2009, answer due 11/9/2009. (ap, ) (Entered: 10/23/2009)
42009-10-23 SUMMONS Returned Executed by JAMES E. HEALY re: JANE H. ERVIN served Summons and Complaint upon HAVERFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT. HAVERFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT served on 10/20/2009, answer due 11/9/2009. (ap, ) (Entered: 10/23/2009)
52009-10-28 SUMMONS Returned Executed by JAMES E. HEALY re: Jane H. Ervin served Summons and Complaint upon WILLIAM F. SHIELDS via personal service. WILLIAM F. SHIELDS served on 10/25/2009, answer due 11/16/2009. (ap, ) (Entered: 10/28/2009)
62009-11-09 NOTICE of Appearance by ROBERT P. DIDOMENICIS on behalf of WILLIAM F. SHIELDS, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP, HAVERFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT with Jury Demand and Certificate of Service(DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) (Entered: 11/09/2009)
72009-11-09 ANSWER to 1 Complaint with Affirmative Defenses by WILLIAM F. SHIELDS, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP, HAVERFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT, Certificate of Service.(DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) Modified on 11/10/2009 (nd, ). (Entered: 11/09/2009)
82010-01-15 NOTICE of Hearing: PRETRIAL CONFERENCE SET FOR 1/28/2010 09:00 AM, IN COURTROOM 11A, BEFORE HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO.(to, ) (Entered: 01/15/2010)
92010-01-27 ORDER THAT THE INITIAL PRETRIAL CONFERENCE IS RESCHEDULED FOR 2/4/2010 09:00 AM IN COURTROOM 11A BEFORE HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO.. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 1/26/2010. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit) 1/27/2010 ENTERED AND COPIES MAILED TO PRO SE, E-MAILED.(ap, ) (Entered: 01/27/2010)
102010-02-04 NOTICE of Appearance by MICHAEL PILEGGI on behalf of JAMES E. HEALY (kk, ) (Additional attachment(s) added on 2/8/2010: # 1 notice) (kk, ). (Entered: 02/04/2010)
112010-02-04 SCHEDULING ORDER: AMENDED PLEADINGS DUE BY 2/15/2010. DISCOVERY DUE BY 5/17/2010. MOTIONS DUE BY 6/6/2010. TRIAL POOL SET FOR 6/16/2010, ETC. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 2/4/10. 2/4/10 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED.(kk, ) (Entered: 02/04/2010)
122010-02-04 Minute Entry for proceedings held before HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO: Pretrial Conference held on 2/4/10. Court Reporter: ESR. (kk, ) (Entered: 02/04/2010)
132010-02-08 AMENDED COMPLAINT against HAVEFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP, filed by JAMES E. HEALY.(kk, ) (Entered: 02/08/2010)
142010-02-24 ANSWER to 13 Amended Complaint with Affirmative Defenses by HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165.(DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) (Entered: 02/24/2010)
152010-05-18 ORDER THAT THE PARTIES REQUEST IS GRANTED AND THE DEADLINES SET FORTH IN THE COURT'S SCHEDULING ORDER ARE ENLARGED BY 60 DAYS. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 5/17/10. 5/19/10 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED.(dp, ) (Entered: 05/19/2010)
162010-05-18 SECOND SCHEDULING ORDER THAT DISCOVERY DUE BY 7/16/2010. MOTIONS DUE BY 8/6/2010. TRIAL POOL SET FOR 8/16/2010.. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 5/17/10. 5/19/10 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED.(dp, ) (Entered: 05/19/2010)
172010-07-09 ORDER THAT ALL CLAIMS SET FORTH AGAISNT HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP IN PLAINTIFF'S AMENDED COMPLAINT ARE DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE AND HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP IS DISMISSED AS A DEFENDANT.. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 7/7/10. 7/12/10 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED.(dp, ) (Entered: 07/12/2010)
182010-07-21 First MOTION in Limine filed by JAMES E. HEALY. Memorandum, Certificate of Service. (PILEGGI, MICHAEL) Modified on 7/22/2010 (lisad, ). (Entered: 07/21/2010)
192010-07-21 Second MOTION in Limine filed by JAMES E. HEALY. Memorandum, Ceritficate of Service. (PILEGGI, MICHAEL) Modified on 7/22/2010 (lisad, ). (Entered: 07/21/2010)
202010-07-21 Proposed Jury Instructions by JAMES E. HEALY. July 21, 2010 (PILEGGI, MICHAEL) Modified on 7/22/2010 (lisad, ). (Entered: 07/21/2010)
212010-07-21 TRIAL BRIEF by JAMES E. HEALY. July 21, 2010 (PILEGGI, MICHAEL) (Entered: 07/21/2010)
222010-07-21 Proposed Verdict Sheet by JAMES E. HEALY.. July 21, 2010 (PILEGGI, MICHAEL) (Entered: 07/21/2010)
232010-08-04 RESPONSE to Motion re 18 First MOTION in Limine to Limit the Testimony of Joseph J. Stine filed by HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165. (DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) (Entered: 08/04/2010)
242010-08-04 RESPONSE to Motion re 19 Second MOTION in Limine seeking to preclude evidence leading to Plaintiff's stop and detainment, evidence after Plaintiff was tasered and in custody and evidence of Plaintiff's criminal conviction history filed by HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit exhibit 2, # 3 Exhibit exhibit 3, # 4 Exhibit exhibit 4, # 5 Exhibit exhibit 5, # 6 Exhibit exhibit 6 pt 1, # 7 Exhibit exhibit 6 pt 2, # 8 Exhibit exhibit 7, # 9 Exhibit exhibit 8)(DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) (Attachment 3 replaced on 8/6/2010) (nd, ). (Attachment 4 replaced on 8/6/2010) (nd, ). (Attachment 5 replaced on 8/6/2010) (nd, ). (Entered: 08/04/2010)
252010-08-06 Proposed Verdict Sheet by HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165.. (DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) (Entered: 08/06/2010)
262010-08-06 PRETRIAL MEMORANDUM by HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165. (DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) (Entered: 08/06/2010)
272010-08-06 Proposed Jury Instructions by HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165. (DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) (Entered: 08/06/2010)
282010-08-12 ORDER THAT A FINAL PRETRIAL CONFERENCE SET FOR 9/14/2010 02:00 PM BEFORE HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO.. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 8/11/10. 8/13/10 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED.(dp, ) (Entered: 08/13/2010)
292010-09-14 Minute Entry for proceedings held before HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO: Final Pretrial Conference held on 9/14/10 Court Reporter: JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. (dp, ) (Entered: 09/14/2010)
302010-09-15 SCHEDULING ORDER: TRIAL DATE SET FOR 11/29/2010 09:30 AM BEFORE HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO. SEE ATTACHED. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 9/14/10. 9/15/10 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED.(dp, ) (Entered: 09/15/2010)
312010-11-29 PRETRIAL MEMORANDUM by HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165. (DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) (Entered: 11/29/2010)
322010-11-30 Minute Entry for proceedings held before HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO: Civil Jury Trial- day 1 held on 11/29/10 Court Reporter: JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. (dp, ) (Entered: 11/30/2010)
332010-12-01 Minute Entry for proceedings held before HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO: Jury Trial DAY 3 held on 12/1/2010. Court Reporter: JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. (kk, ) (Entered: 12/01/2010)
342010-12-01 Minute Entry for proceedings held before HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO: Jury Trial DAY 2 held on 11/30/2010. Court Reporter: JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. (kk, ) (Entered: 12/01/2010)
352010-12-03 Minute Entry for proceedings held before HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO: Jury Trial DAY 4 held on 12/2/2010. Court Reporter: JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. (kk, ) (Entered: 12/03/2010)
362010-12-03 ORDER THAT THE CLERK OF COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PA BE AND HE IS HEREBY DIRECTED TO FURNISH LUNCH FOR 8 JURORS ENGAGED IN THE ABOVE ENTITLED CASE. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 12/2/2010. 12/3/2010 ENTERED AND COPIES MAILED, E-MAILED.(kk, ) (Entered: 12/03/2010)
372010-12-03 ORDER THAT THE CLERK OF COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PA BE AND HE IS HEREBY DIRECTED TO FURNISH COFFEE SERVICE FOR 8 JURORS ENGAGED IN THE ABOVE ENTITLED CASE. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 12/2/2010. 12/3/2010 ENTERED AND COPIES MAILED, E-MAILED.(kk, ) (Entered: 12/03/2010)
382010-12-03 JUDGMENT in favor of WILLIAM F. SHIELDS against JAMES E. HEALY. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 12/2/2010. 12/3/2010 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED.(kk, ) (Entered: 12/03/2010)
392010-12-03 ORDER THAT ALL POST-TRIAL MOTIONS SHALL BE FILED WITHIN SEVEN(7) DAYS OF THE ENTRY OF THE JUDGMENT, ETC. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 12/2/2010. 12/3/2010 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED.(kk, ) (Entered: 12/03/2010)
402010-12-03 Questions to Jurors with answers thereof. (kk, ) (Entered: 12/03/2010)
412010-12-13 TRANSCRIPT of held on 9/14/2010, before Judge EDUARDO C. ROBRENO. Court Reporter/Transcriber JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. 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.. Redaction Request due 1/3/2011. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 1/10/2011. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 3/10/2011. (kk, ) (Entered: 12/14/2010)
422010-12-13 Notice of Filing of Official Transcript with Certificate of Service re 41 Transcript - PDF, 12/13/2010 Entered and Copies Emailed and Mailed.. (kk, ) (Entered: 12/14/2010)
432010-12-15 ORDER THAT THE PLAINTIFF'S REQUEST FOR A TWO WEEK EXTENSION TO FILE POST TRIAL MOTIONS IS DENIED WITHOUT PREJUDICE. SIGNED BY HONORABLE EDUARDO C. ROBRENO ON 12/15/2010. 12/15/2010 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED.(kk, ) (Entered: 12/15/2010)
442010-12-30 NOTICE OF APPEAL by JAMES E. HEALY. Filing fee $ 455, receipt number PPE035119. Copies to Judge, Clerk USCA, Appeals Clerk and (kk, ) (Entered: 01/03/2011)
452010-12-30 Clerk's Notice to USCA re 44 Notice of Appeal : (kk, ) (Entered: 01/03/2011)
462011-04-07 Copy of TPO Form re 44 Notice of Appeal : (kk, ) (Entered: 04/07/2011)
472011-06-20 TRANSCRIPT of held on 11/29/10, before Judge ROBRENO. Court Reporter/Transcriber JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. 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.. Redaction Request due 7/8/2011. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 7/18/2011. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 9/15/2011. (jl, ) (Entered: 06/20/2011)
482011-06-17 TRANSCRIPT of held on 11/30/2010, before Judge ROBRENO. Court Reporter/Transcriber JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. 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.. Redaction Request due 7/5/2011. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 7/15/2011. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 9/12/2011. (Attachments: # 1 AFTERNOON) held on 11/30/10(jl, ) Modified on 6/21/2011 (jl, ). (Entered: 06/20/2011)
492011-06-17 TRANSCRIPT of held on 12/1/10, before Judge ROBRENO. Court Reporter/Transcriber JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. 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.. Redaction Request due 7/5/2011. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 7/15/2011. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 9/12/2011. (jl, ) (Entered: 06/20/2011)
502011-06-17 TRANSCRIPT of held on 12/2/10, before Judge ROBRENO. Court Reporter/Transcriber JOSEPH MATKOWSKI. 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.. Redaction Request due 7/5/2011. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 7/15/2011. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 9/12/2011. (jl, ) (Entered: 06/20/2011)
512011-06-17 Notice of Filing of Official Transcript with Certificate of Service re 50 Transcript - PDF, 47 Transcript - PDF, 49 Transcript - PDF, 48 Transcript - PDF, 6/20/11 Entered and Copies Emailed and Mailed.. (jl, ) (Entered: 06/20/2011)
522012-03-02 BILL OF COSTS by HAVERFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE OFFICER SHIELDS, BADGE #2165, WILLIAM F. SHIELDS. (DIDOMENICIS, ROBERT) (Entered: 03/02/2012)
532012-03-15 ORDER of USCA THAT THE JUDGMENT ENTERED BY THE DISTRICT COURT DATED 12/3/2010, BE AND THE SAME IS HEREBY AFFIRMED. COSTS TAXED TO APPELLANT JAMES HEALY. ALL OF THE ABOVE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE OPINION OF THIS COURT.(kk, ) (Entered: 03/16/2012)
542012-04-20 Clerk's Taxation of Costs. 4/20/12 Entered and Copies Mailed to Pro Se and E-Mailed to Counsel. (sr) (Entered: 04/20/2012)
552012-04-20 JUDGMENT IS HEREBY ENTERED IN FAVOR OF HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT AND WILLIAM F. SHIELDS, AND AGAINST JAMES E. HEALY, IN THE AMOUNT OF $2,136.41. SIGNED BY MICHAEL E. KUNZ, CLERK OF COURT ON 4/20/12. 4/20/12 ENTERED AND COPIES MAILED TO PRO SE AND E-MAILED TO COUNSEL. (sr) (Entered: 04/20/2012)