STIPULATION AND ORDER SETTING MODIFIED PAGE LIMITS FOR BRIEFING ON PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION MOTION
Pursuant to L.R. Civ. 83-143, this Stipulation is entered into by and between Plaintiffs South Yuba River Citizens League and Friends of the River; Federal Defendants National Marine Fisheries Service, Otto Wolff, Rodney McInnis, United States Army Corps of Engineers, Pete Geren, and Col. Thomas C. Chapman; and Defendant Yuba County Water Agency ("YCWA"):
WHEREAS, on June 17, 2008, this Court entered a scheduling Order limiting opening briefs on all motions to 30 pages (Doc. No. 149, at 3);
WHEREAS, on March 2, 2009, Plaintiffs filed a motion for preliminary injunction in this action (Doc. Nos. 197, 198, 199);
WHEREAS, on March 20, 2009, Federal Defendants and YCWA filed their briefs in opposition to Plaintiffs' motion (Doc. Nos. 214, 218, 219);
WHEREAS, Federal Defendants and YCWA inadvertently filed briefs in excess of this Court's page limit, of 41 pages and 58 pages, respectively;
WHEREAS, on March 23, 2009, Plaintiffs moved this Court for leave to file two reply briefs of 25 pages each (Doc. No. 223);
NOW, THEREFORE, it is hereby stipulated between Plaintiffs, YCWA, and Federal Defendants, by and through counsel, that:
1. Federal Defendants shall be granted leave to file a brief not to exceed 41 pages in opposition to Plaintiffs' preliminary injunction motion.
2. YCWA shall be granted leave to file a brief not to exceed 58 pages in opposition to Plaintiffs' preliminary injunction motion.
3. Plaintiffs shall be granted leave to file separate reply briefs not to exceed 25 pages each responding, respectively, to the Federal Defendants' and YCWA's Opposition briefs.
4. Plaintiffs' motion for leave to file overlength brief shall be deemed withdrawn.
Respectfully submitted this 24th day of March, 2009.
Brian Orion (as authorized on 3/23/09)
BRIAN ORION Environmental Advocates 5135 Anza Street San Francisco, CA 94121 tel: (858) 354-8222 fax: (415) 358-5695 ...