IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
August 17, 2009
DEMAIN TREVOR O'KEEFFE, PLAINTIFF,
EDWARD S. ALAMEIDA, JR., ET AL, DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gregory G. Hollows United States Magistrate Judge
Defendant Erkenbrecher has requested to file briefing on the issue of qualified immunity, and for an order vacating the scheduling order pending a ruling on this issue. As no motion for summary judgment is currently pending, defendant will be permitted to file a motion for summary judgment based solely on qualified immunity grounds.
Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
1. The scheduling order issued August 4, 2009 (dkt. #51), is vacated.
2. Defendant shall file a summary judgment motion on qualified immunity grounds only within 14 days of this order.
3. Plaintiff shall file an opposition within 14 days of being served with defendant's motion.
4. Defendant may file a reply within 7 days after service of the opposition. The motion will then be taken under submission without a hearing.
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