IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
October 7, 2011
MELISSA BRINCKERHOFF, PLAINTIFF,
TOWN OF PARADISE, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gregory G. Hollows United States Magistrate Judge
Previously pending on this court's law and motion calendar for October 6, 2011, was plaintiff's motion to compel further discovery and for sanctions, filed September 19, 2011.*fn1
Alden Knisbacher appeared for plaintiff. Doug Thorn represented defendant. Having heard oral argument and reviewed the papers, the court now issues the following summary order.
For the reasons stated at hearing, IT IS ORDERED that: Plaintiff's amended motion for discovery and sanctions, filed September 19, 2011 (dkt. no. 93), is denied except that plaintiff shall be permitted to take the depositions of Robert Duncan and Phil Rose within the remaining discovery period.*fn2 The parties shall work together to schedule dates within this period, and if either of the depositions cannot be scheduled amicably by close of business on Friday, October 7, 2011, plaintiff shall subpoena these witnesses.