The opinion of the court was delivered by: Susan Illston United States District Judge
ORDER FOR PRETRIAL PREPARATION
Good cause appearing, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
TRIAL DATE: On August 18, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. Courtroom 10, 19th floor, and will be before the JURY.
TRIAL LENGTH is estimated to be days.
Any party wishing to have motions in limine heard prior to the commencement of trial must file and serve same no later than five court days prior to the date set for the Pretrial Conference. Any party opposing such a motion in limine shall file and serve its opposition papers no later than two court days prior to the Pretrial Conference(with personal service directly on chambers). No reply papers will be considered, and the motions will be heard at the Pretrial Conference or at such other time as the Court may direct.
A Pretrial Conference SHALL be held at 3:00 p.m. on August 12, 2008 in Courtroom 10. Not less than three days before the Pretrial Conference, counsel for the government SHALL:
(1) Serve and file a trial memorandum briefly stating the legal bases for the charges and the anticipated evidence, and addressing any evidentiary, procedural or other anticipated legal issues;
(2) Serve and file a list of all witnesses who may be called, together with a brief summary of the testimony of each;
(3) Serve and file proposed jury instructions on all substantive issues and on any procedural issue not adequately covered by the Court's standard instructions (which are published in the Ninth Circuit Manual of Model Jury Instructions). Counsel for the government shall deliver to the Courtroom Deputy a copy of its proposed jury instructions on a 3-1/2" floppy disk in the WordPerfect 9 format;
(4) Serve and lodge a proposed form of verdict and proposed questions for jury voir dire; and,
(5) Serve and file exhibit lists; and serve copies of all marked exhibits on all parties. Each item SHALL be premarked; generally, the government SHALL use numbers, the defendant, letters.
The actual exhibits SHOULD NOT be filed with the Court, only the exhibit lists must be filed with the Court. The Court's copy of the actual exhibits should be ...