United States District Court, E.D. California
the Honorable Stanley A. Boone, J.
ORDER SETTING SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE
BARBARA A. McAULIFFE, UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
Reginald Ray York is a state prisoner proceeding pro
se in this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C.
Court has determined that this case will benefit from a
settlement conference. Therefore, this case will be referred
to Magistrate Judge Stanley A. Boone to conduct a settlement
conference at the California State Prison, Corcoran, 4001
King Avenue, Corcoran, CA 93212 on November 8, 2019,
at 8:30 a.m. The Court will issue the necessary
transportation order in due course.
parties shall each submit to Magistrate Judge Stanley A.
Boone a confidential settlement conference statement, as
described below, to arrive at least seven days (one week)
prior to the conference.
Court puts the parties on notice that if Plaintiff has any
outstanding criminal restitution obligation, fines and/or
penalties, these settlement negotiations shall not be geared
towards what the restitution obligation is, but what the
value the of the case itself is to each side, irrespective of
any outstanding restitution obligation.
it is HEREBY ORDERED that:
case is set for a settlement conference before Magistrate
Judge Stanley A. Boone on November 8, 2019, at 8:30
a.m., at the California State Prison, Corcoran,
located at 4001 King Avenue, Corcoran, CA 93212.
representative with full and unlimited authority to negotiate
and enter into a binding settlement shall attend in
Those in attendance must be prepared to discuss the claims,
defenses, and damages. The failure or refusal of any counsel,
party or authorized person subject to this order to appear in
person may result in the cancellation of the conference and
the imposition of sanctions. The manner and timing of
Plaintiff’s transportation to and from the conference
is within the discretion of CDCR.
Defendants shall provide a confidential settlement statement
to the following email address:
Plaintiff shall mail his confidential settlement statement to
U.S. District Court, 2500 Tulare Street, Fresno, California,
93721, “Attention: Magistrate Judge Stanley A.
Boone.” The envelope shall be marked
“Confidential Settlement Statement”. Settlement
statements shall arrive no later than November 1,
2019. Parties shall also file a Notice of
Submission of Confidential Settlement
Statement. See Local Rule 270(d). Settlement
statements should not be filed with the
Clerk of the Court nor served on any other
party. Settlement statements shall be clearly marked
“confidential” with the date and time of the
settlement conference indicated prominently thereon.
confidential settlement statement shall be no longer
than five pages in length, typed or neatly printed,
and include the following:
a. A brief statement of the facts of the case.
b. A brief statement of the claims and defenses, i.e.,
statutory or other grounds upon which the claims are founded;
a forthright evaluation of the parties’ likelihood of
prevailing on the claims and defenses; ...