UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN JOSE DIVISION
March 7, 2012
COLUMBA R., AS GUARDIAN AD LITEM FOR M.R.,
CITY OF SALINAS; SCOTT KENNETH CALLAN; AND DOES 1-10, INCLUSIVE, DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Lucy H. Koh United States District Judge
United States District Court For the Northern District of California
ORDER MODIFYING CAPTION AND SEALING DOCUMENTS (re: dkt. #1-15, inclusive)
Defendant City of Salinas ("Defendant") removed this action to federal court on February 15, 2012, and included a minor's name in the caption. Pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 19 5.2(a), parties may include only a minor's initials in any filing with the Court. Accordingly, all 20 future filings in this case shall conform to the new caption as modified above. To protect the 21 interests of the minor M.R., the Clerk shall seal all previously filed documents containing the 22 minor's name or the parent's last name, which includes ECF Nos. 1 through 12, 14, and 15. By 23 March 14, 2012, the parties shall re-file properly redacted versions of their previously filed 24 documents. The parties must ensure that the minor's name and date of birth, as well as the parent's 25 last name, have been redacted in all publicly filed documents. See Fed. R. Civ. P. 5.2(a). 26
IT IS SO ORDERED. 27
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