U.S. District Court
Western District of Texas (San Antonio)
CIVIL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 5:16-cv-00972-XR

Eakin v. United States Department of Defense
Assigned to: Judge Xavier Rodriguez
Cause: 05:552 Freedom of Information Act

Date Filed: 09/30/2016
Jury Demand: None
Nature of Suit: 895 Freedom of Information Act
Jurisdiction: U.S. Government Defendant

Plaintiff

 

John Eakin

represented by

John Eakin
9865 Tower View Road
Helotes, TX 78023
210-695-2204
Email: jeakin@airsafety.com
PRO SE

V.

 

 

Defendant

 

 

United States Department of Defense

 

 

 

Date Filed

#

Docket Text

09/30/2016

 

THIS CASE HAS BEEN RANDOMLY ASSIGNED TO JUDGE XAVIER RODRIGUEZ. (fs) (Entered: 09/30/2016)

09/30/2016

 

If ordered by the court, all referrals will be assigned to Magistrate Judge Primomo. (fs) (Entered: 09/30/2016)

09/30/2016

1

COMPLAINT ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 500036375), filed by John Eakin. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Filing Fee Receipt)(fs) (Entered: 09/30/2016)

09/30/2016

2

MOTION For Leave to File Electronically by John Eakin. (fs) (Entered: 09/30/2016)

09/30/2016

3

Summons Issued as to United States Department of Defense, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney Department of Justice (fs) (Entered: 09/30/2016)

09/30/2016

 

Text Order GRANTING 2 Motion for leave to file electronically entered by Judge Xavier Rodriguez. Plaintiff may file electronically pursuant to the electronic filing requirements for a pro se litigant set forth in the Administrative Policies and Procedures for Electronic Filing in Criminal and Civil Cases found on the Court's website. (This is a text-only entry generated by the court. There is no document associated with this entry.) (lel) (Entered: 09/30/2016)

10/17/2016

4

SUMMONS Returned Executed by John Eakin. Department of Defense (Eakin, John) Modified on 10/17/2016 (rg). (Entered: 10/17/2016)

10/17/2016

5

SUMMONS Returned Executed by John Eakin. United States Department of Defense served on 10/11/2016, answer due 12/12/2016. (Eakin, John) (Entered: 10/17/2016)  DoJ

10/17/2016

6

SUMMONS Returned Executed by John Eakin. US Atty (Eakin, John) (Entered: 10/17/2016)

10/17/2016

 

Reset Deadlines: United States Department of Defense answer due 12/2/2016. (rg) (Entered: 10/17/2016)

10/18/2016

7

NOTICE Statutory time to answer FOIA complaint by John Eakin (Eakin, John) (Entered: 10/18/2016)

11/01/2016

8

Defendant's ANSWER to complaint.  Attorney Robert Shaw-Meadow added to party United States Department of Defense (pty:dft) by United States Department of Defense. (Shaw-Meadow, Robert)

11/01/2016

9

ORDER AND ADVISORY for Scheduling Recommendations/Proposed Scheduling Order. Plaintiff shall submit scheduling recommendations/proposed scheduling order to the Court. (Scheduling Recommendations/Proposed Scheduling Order due by 12-1-16); Notice of right to consent to disposition of a civil case by a U.s. Magistrate Judge. Signed by Judge Xavier Rodriguez. (jhw)

11/02/2016

 

Set/Reset Deadlines: Scheduling Recommendations/Proposed Scheduling Order due by 12/1/2016, (rf)

11/23/2016

10

CONSENT to Trial by US Magistrate Judge by John Eakin. (rf)

12/01/2016

11

STATUS REPORT Joint Rule 26(f) Report and Response to Court Order of November 1, 2016 by United States Department of Defense. (Shaw-Meadow, Robert)

12/01/2016

12

Scheduling Recommendations/Proposed Scheduling Order Joint by United States Department of Defense. (Shaw-Meadow, Robert)

12/01/2016

13

NON-CONSENT to Trial by US Magistrate Judge by United States Department of Defense. (Shaw-Meadow, Robert)

12/01/2016

14

NOTICE of Attorney Absence by United States Department of Defense (Shaw-Meadow, Robert)

12/07/2016

15

SCHEDULING ORDER: Plaintiff's amended pleadings or motions to join parties due 12-30-16; Defendant's motion to designate third parties, amend pleadings or join parties is 1-20-17; Pretrial Motions due 2-1-17. Signed by Judge Xavier Rodriguez. (jhw)

01/24/2017

16

MOTION for Summary Judgment by John Eakin. (Eakin, John)

01/31/2017

17

Opposed MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to [16] MOTION for Summary Judgment and to Submitt Cross Motion for Summary Judgment by United States Department of Defense. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit, # (2) Exhibit)(Shaw-Meadow, Robert)

02/03/2017

18

Response in Opposition to Motion, filed by John Eakin, re [17] Opposed MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to [16] MOTION for Summary Judgment and to Submitt Cross Motion for Summary Judgment filed by Defendant United States Department of Defense (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit Exemplar FOIA request)(Eakin, John)

02/07/2017

19

NOTICE of Withdrawal and Substitution of Counsel by United States Department of Defense (Kruger, Mary)

02/09/2017

20

RESPONSE in Support, filed by United States Department of Defense, re [17] Opposed MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to [16] MOTION for Summary Judgment and to Submitt Cross Motion for Summary Judgment filed by Defendant United States Department of Defense (Attachments: # (1) Proposed Order)(Kruger, Mary)

03/14/2017

21

ORDER REASSIGNING CASE. Case reassigned to Judge Royce C. Lamberth for all proceedings. Judge Xavier Rodriguez no longer assigned to case. Signed by Judge Xavier Rodriguez. (rg)

 

 

Updated:  March 14, 2017

 

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