U.S. District Court
United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa (Central)
CIVIL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 4:07-cv-00023-JAJ-RAW


Olsen v. Gonzales et al
Assigned to: Judge John A. Jarvey
Referred to: Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters
Cause: 42:1981 Civil Rights

Date Filed: 01/16/2007
Jury Demand: None
Nature of Suit: 440 Civil Rights: Other
Jurisdiction: U.S. Government Defendant

Date Filed

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Docket Text

09/05/2007   *** COA BATCH RECEIPT of Notice of Appeal and related supporting documents sent on: Wed Sep 5 10:49:18 CDT 2007 (COA1, ) (Entered: 09/05/2007)
09/05/2007   NOTIFICATION OF APPEAL by District Court Clerk to USCA re 51 Notice of Appeal filed on 9/5/2007 (don, ) (Entered: 09/05/2007)
09/05/2007 52 NOTICE of Appeal Supplement (don, ) (Entered: 09/05/2007)
09/05/2007 51 NOTICE OF APPEAL as to 49 Order on Motion for Summary Judgment, Order on Motion to Dismiss, 50 Judgment by Carl Eric Olsen. (don, ) (Entered: 09/05/2007)
07/17/2007 50 JUDGMENT in favor of Alberto Gonzales, Dennis Anderson, John Sarcone, Karen Tandy, Thomas Miller against Carl Eric Olsen. Signed by Marjorie Krahn, Clerk on 7/17/2007. (gk, ) (Entered: 07/17/2007)
07/16/2007 49 ORDER granting Motions 8, 15, 21 to Dismiss; denying as moot Motion 43 for Summary Judgment. The clerk shall enter judgment for all defendants on all claims. Signed by Judge John A. Jarvey on 7/16/2007. (mem) (Entered: 07/16/2007)
07/05/2007 48 TEXT ORDER: ORDER granting 47 Attorney General Thomas Miller's unresisted request for extension of time. Defendant shall have until 8/3/2007 to file a resistance to plaintiff's motion for summary judgment 43. Entered by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 7/5/2007. (klw) (Entered: 07/05/2007)
07/05/2007 47 Unresisted MOTION for Extension of Time to File Resistance to Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Thomas Miller. Responses due by 7/23/2007 (Hunacek, Mark) (Entered: 07/05/2007)
07/03/2007 46 NOTICE- BRIEF IN SUPPORT by Carl Eric Olsen re 43 MOTION for Summary Judgment (gk, ) (Entered: 07/03/2007)
07/02/2007 45 TEXT ORDER: ORDER granting 44 plaintiff's unopposed motion to exceed page limitations. The case manager shall detach the memorandum attached to the motion and link it to plaintiff's motion 43 as a brief in support of the motion. Entered by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 7/2/2007.(klw) (Entered: 07/02/2007)
07/02/2007 44 MOTION to File Overlength Brief in Support of Motion for Summary Judgment by Pro Se Plaintiff Carl Eric Olsen. Responses due by 7/19/2007 (Attachments: # 1 Overlength Brief in support of Motion for Summary Judgment) (lh, ) (Entered: 07/02/2007)
07/02/2007 43 MOTION for Summary Judgment by Pro Se Plaintiff Carl Eric Olsen. Responses due by 7/26/2007 (Attachments: # 1 Exhibits in Support of) (lh, ) (Entered: 07/02/2007)
06/25/2007 42 NOTICE of Appearance by James C Luh on behalf of Alberto Gonzales, Karen Tandy (Luh, James) (Entered: 06/25/2007)
06/05/2007 41 ORDER denying 39 plaintiff's Motion for leave to file overlength brief; denying 40 plaintiff's Motion for Leave to File Surreply. See order. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 6/5/2007. (klw) (Entered: 06/05/2007)
06/04/2007 40 MOTION for Leave to File by Carl Eric Olsen. Responses due by 6/21/2007 (Attachments: # 1 proposed memorandum) (jm) (Entered: 06/04/2007)
06/04/2007 39 MOTION to Exceed Page LimitationMotions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Pro Se Plaintiff Carl Eric Olsen. Responses due by 6/21/2007 (lh, ) (Entered: 06/04/2007)
05/25/2007 38 REPLY re 21 MOTION to Dismiss, 27 Response to Motion filed by Alberto Gonzales, Karen Tandy. (gk, ) (Entered: 05/25/2007)
05/25/2007 37 ORDER granting 36 Motion to file overlength brief. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 5/25/2007. (nsr) (Entered: 05/25/2007)
05/24/2007 36 Unresisted MOTION to file overlength brief Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Alberto Gonzales, Karen Tandy. Responses due by 6/11/2007 (Attachments: # 1 Reply Brief)(White, Edward) (Entered: 05/24/2007)
05/10/2007 35 ORDER granting 34 federal defendants' Motion for Extension of Time to File reply brief. Brief due 5/24/2007. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 5/10/2007. (klw) (Entered: 05/10/2007)
05/09/2007 34 Unresisted MOTION for Extension of Time to File Reply Brief Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Alberto Gonzales, Karen Tandy. Responses due by 5/29/2007 (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(White, Edward) (Entered: 05/09/2007)
05/03/2007 33 TEXT PUBLIC DOCKET ANNOTATION: The Clerks Office has received e-mail address information for the Plaintiff. The Clerks Office is manually sending e-mail copies of all filings to him at that address. Defendants are reminded that the Plaintiff is NOT authorized to file electronicly therefore they MUST properly serve the Plaintiff with paper copies of all documents that they file. (gk, ) (Entered: 05/03/2007)
05/03/2007 32 TEXT ORDER: ORDER granting 31 plaintiff's unopposed motion for leave to serve federal defendants by email. Plaintiff should note that when the Clerk's office e-files pleadings and documents for him, all defendants who have appeared and who are ECF system registrants are automatically served electronically. See LR 5.3.k.1. Plaintiff does not need to follow up with service by mail and in his certificate of service may note that the Clerk's office has served defendants electronically. The Court also notes that in spite of Judge Jarvey's 4/27/2007 ruling that plaintiff could also be served electronically if he provides an e-mail address to the Clerk's office, plaintiff has not yet provided the same. Until that is done, the Court and counsel for defendants have no alternative but to send copies of filings to plaintiff by regular mail. Entered by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 5/3/2007. (klw) (Entered: 05/03/2007)
05/03/2007 31 MOTION to Serve Federal Defendants by Mail Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Carl Eric Olsen. Responses due by 5/21/2007 (don, ) (Entered: 05/03/2007)
05/02/2007 30 Response to Motion - Memorandum of Law in Support of Plaintiffs Response 27 to Federal Defendants Motion to Dismiss 21 by Carl Eric Olsen (gk, )(filed per order 29) (Entered: 05/02/2007)
05/01/2007 29 TEXT ORDER: ORDER granting 28 plaintiff's unopposed motion to exceed page limitations. The case manager may detach and separately file the brief attached to the motion, linking it to plaintiff's response 27 as a brief in support of resistance. Entered by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 5/1/2007.(klw) (Entered: 05/01/2007)
04/30/2007 28 MOTION to file overlength brief in support of response to Federal dft's motion to dismissMotions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Carl Eric Olsen. Responses due by 5/17/2007 (Attachments: # 1 brief) (don, ) (Entered: 04/30/2007)
04/30/2007 27 RESPONSE to Motion re 21 MOTION to Dismiss filed by Carl Eric Olsen. Replies due by 5/10/2007. (don, ) (Entered: 04/30/2007)
04/27/2007 26 ORDER denying 17 Motion for Reconsideration; granting in part and denying in part 25 Motion for Notification of Filings and Time Limits. The court directs the plaintiff to provide the Clerk's Office with his e-mail address, upon receipt of which the Clerk's Office shall begin notifying Plaintiff electronically as well as by regular mail. Signed by Judge John A. Jarvey on 4/27/2007. (mem) (Entered: 04/27/2007)
04/24/2007 25 MOTION for notification of filings and time limits by Carl Eric Olsen. Responses due by 5/11/2007 (jm) (Entered: 04/24/2007)
04/24/2007 24 TEXT ORDER: ORDER granting 23 plaintiff's unresisted motion for extension of time. Plaintiff shall have to and including 5/18/2007 to respond to the federal defendants' motion to dismiss 21. Entered by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 4/24/2007. (klw) (Entered: 04/24/2007)
04/23/2007 23 MOTION for Extension of Time to File to respond to defendants' motion to dismiss.Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Carl Eric Olsen. Responses due by 5/10/2007 (don, ) (Entered: 04/23/2007)
04/17/2007 22 ORDER denying 7 Motion for a District Court Judge to Hear and Determine Pretrial Matters. Signed by Judge John A. Jarvey on 4/17/2007. (mem) (Entered: 04/17/2007)
04/10/2007 21 MOTION to Dismiss by Alberto Gonzales, Karen Tandy. Responses due by 4/27/2007 (Attachments: # 1 Memorandum in Support) (gk, ) (Entered: 04/11/2007)
04/10/2007 20 TEXT ORDER: ORDER granting 19 "Federal Defendants' Unopposed Motion to Exceed Page Limitations." The Clerk of Court shall detach and separately file defendants' Motion to Dismiss and Memorandum in Support of their Motion to Dismiss. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 4/10/2007. (nsr) (Entered: 04/10/2007)
04/09/2007 19 Unresisted MOTION to file overlength brief by Federal Defendants Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Alberto Gonzales, Karen Tandy. Responses due by 4/26/2007 (Attachments: # 1 Motion to Dismiss# 2 Memo In Support of Federal Defendants' Motion to Dismiss)(White, Edward) (Entered: 04/09/2007)
04/02/2007 18 MOTIONS REFERRAL - NO DOCUMENT - 17 MOTION for Reconsideration re 16 Order on Motion for Miscellaneous Relief Motions referred to John A. Jarvey. (per request from Mag Judge Ross Walters Chambers. (gk, ) (Entered: 04/02/2007)
04/02/2007 17 MOTION for Reconsideration re 16 Order on Motion for Miscellaneous Relief Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Carl Eric Olsen. (gk, ) (Entered: 04/02/2007)
03/29/2007 16 ORDER denying 14 pro se Motion for access to ECF. Signed by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 3/29/2007. (klw) (Entered: 03/29/2007)
03/19/2007 15 MOTION to Dismiss by John Sarcone, Dennis Anderson. Responses due by 4/5/2007 (OMeara, Michael) (Entered: 03/19/2007)
03/19/2007 14 MOTION for Non-Attorney to file ECF Pro Se Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Carl Eric Olsen. (gk, ) (Entered: 03/19/2007)
03/15/2007 13 REASSIGNMENT NOTICE. (jm) (Entered: 03/15/2007)
03/15/2007   Judge John A. Jarvey added. Judge Ronald E. Longstaff no longer assigned to case. (jm) (Entered: 03/15/2007)
03/14/2007 12 TEXT ORDER: ORDER granting 11 federal defendants' unopposed motion for extension of time. The federal defendants shall move or plead in response to the complaint by 4/9/2007. Entered by Magistrate Judge Ross A. Walters on 3/14/2007.(klw) (Entered: 03/14/2007)
03/13/2007 11 Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response to Complaint Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Alberto Gonzales, Karen Tandy. Responses due by 3/30/2007 (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(White, Edward) (Entered: 03/13/2007)
03/12/2007 10 MOTIONS REFERRAL - NO DOCUMENT - 7 MOTION for a District Court Judge to hear and determine pretrial matters. (gk, ) (Entered: 03/12/2007)
02/23/2007 9 RESPONSE to Motion re 8 defts MOTION to Dismiss filed by plaintiff Carl Eric Olsen. Replies due by 3/7/2007. (Attachments: # 1 memorandum in support of response) (ljf, ) (Entered: 02/23/2007)
02/07/2007 8 MOTION to Dismiss by Thomas Miller. Responses due by 2/26/2007 (Attachments: # 1 Memorandum in Support of Motion)(Hunacek, Mark) (Entered: 02/07/2007)
01/22/2007 7 MOTION for a District Court Judge to hear and determine pretrial matters Motions referred to Ross A. Walters. by Carl Eric Olsen. Responses due by 2/8/2007 (dv, ) (Entered: 01/22/2007)
01/22/2007 6 AFFIDAVIT of Carl Eric Olsen re: Proof of Service re 2 Certificate of Service by Carl Eric Olsen. (dv, ) (Entered: 01/22/2007)
01/22/2007 5 WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed by Carl Eric Olsen. John Sarcone waiver served on 1/16/2007, answer due 3/19/2007. (dv, ) (Entered: 01/22/2007)
01/22/2007 4 WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed by Carl Eric Olsen. Thomas Miller waiver served on 1/16/2007, answer due 3/19/2007. (dv, ) (Entered: 01/22/2007)
01/22/2007 3 WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed by Carl Eric Olsen. Dennis Anderson waiver served on 1/16/2007, answer due 3/19/2007. (dv, ) (Entered: 01/22/2007)
01/22/2007 2 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Carl Eric Olsen (dv, ) (Entered: 01/22/2007)
01/16/2007   Set/Reset Deadlines: Rule 16 Notice of Dismissal set for 5/16/2007. (gk, ) (Entered: 01/26/2007)
01/16/2007   PUBLIC DOCKET ANNOTATION; plaintiff's exhibits 1 through 21 maintained in paper format in the clerk's office (over 200 pages) (ljf, ) (Entered: 01/16/2007)
Exhibit #1 (5380 KB)
Exhibit #2 (194 KB)
Exhibit #3 (878 KB)
Exhibit #4 (844 KB)
Exhibit #5 (767 KB)
Exhibit #6 (134 KB)
Exhibit #7 (914 KB)
Exhibit #8 (2150 KB)
Exhibit #9 (567 KB)
Exhibit #10 (43 KB)
Exhibit #11 (78 KB)
Exhibit #12 (740 KB)
Exhibit #13 (86 KB)
Exhibit #14 (314 KB)
Exhibit #15 (50 KB)
Exhibit #16 (85 KB)
Exhibit #17 (451 KB)
Exhibit #18 (483 KB)
Exhibit #19 (155 KB)
Exhibit #20 (301 KB)
Exhibit #21 (618 KB)
01/16/2007   Judge Ronald E. Longstaff and Magistrate Ross A. Walters added. (ljf, ) (Entered: 01/16/2007)
01/16/2007   Filing fee: $ 350.00, receipt number 75431 for new case filing fee by check by Carl Eric Olsen (ljf, ) (Entered: 01/16/2007)
01/16/2007 1 COMPLAINT against defendants Alberto Gonzales, Karen Tandy, Thomas Miller, John Sarcone, Dennis Anderson, filed by plaintiff Carl Eric Olsen. Notice of Dismissal for lack of Service deadline set for 5/16/2007. (Attachments: # 1 memorandum of law in support of complaint# 2 civil cover sheet) (ljf, ) (Entered: 01/16/2007)