State of New York et al v. United States Department of Agriculture et al Featured Case

The attorneys general of several states, including New York, California, Illinois, Minnesota, New Mexico, Vermont, and the District of Columbia, have filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration over its weakening of the federal nutrition standards for school meals that are fed to about 30 million children across the country.

Plaintiff: District of Columbia, State of Minnesota, State of Illinois, State of New Mexico, State of Vermont and State of California
Defendant: United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service, United States Department of Agriculture and Sonny Perdue, in his official capacity as Secretary of Agriculture
Lead Plaintiff: State of New York
Case Number: 1:2019cv02956
Filed: April 3, 2019
Court: US District Court for the Southern District of New York
Office: Foley Square Office
Nature of Suit: Other Statutes: Administrative Procedures Act/Review or Appeal of Agency Decision
Cause of Action: 05:551
Jury Demanded By: None

Docket Report

This docket was last retrieved on April 21, 2019. A more recent docket listing may be available from PACER.

Date Filed Document Text
April 15, 2019 >>>NOTICE REGARDING DEFICIENT MOTION TO APPEAR PRO HAC VICE. Notice to RE-FILE Document No. 20 MOTION for Jamie Davidson Getz to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Filing fee $ 200.00, receipt number ANYSDC-16696113. Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff.. The filing is deficient for the following reason(s): certificates of good standing must be issued by the supreme court of Illinois. Re-file the motion as a Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice - attach the correct signed PDF - select the correct named filer/filers - attach valid Certificates of Good Standing issued within the past 30 days - attach Proposed Order.. (ma)
April 15, 2019 Filing 20 FILING ERROR - DEFICIENT DOCKET ENTRY - MOTION for Jamie Davidson Getz to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Filing fee $ 200.00, receipt number ANYSDC-16696113. Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff. Document filed by State of Illinois. (Attachments: # 1 Affidavit, # 2 Exhibit, # 3 Exhibit, # 4 Text of Proposed Order)(Getz, Jamie) Modified on 4/15/2019 (ma).
April 5, 2019 Filing 19 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE. Sonny Perdue served on 4/5/2019, answer due 6/4/2019; United States Department of Agriculture served on 4/5/2019, answer due 6/4/2019; United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service served on 4/5/2019, answer due 6/4/2019. Service was made by Mail. Document filed by State of New Mexico; District of Columbia ; State of Vermont; State of California; State of Illinois; State of New York ; State of Minnesota. (Shterngel, Max)
April 5, 2019 Filing 18 ELECTRONIC SUMMONS ISSUED as to Sonny Perdue. (dnh)
April 5, 2019 Filing 17 ELECTRONIC SUMMONS ISSUED as to United States Department of Agriculture. (dnh)
April 5, 2019 Opinion or Order Filing 16 ORDER FOR ADMISSION PRO HAC VICE granting 12 Motion for Max Hollister Kieley to Appear Pro Hac Vice. (Signed by Judge Andrew L. Carter, Jr on 4/5/2019) (rj)
April 4, 2019 Filing 15 REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS as to Sonny Perdue, re: 1 Complaint,. Document filed by District of Columbia, State of California, State of Illinois, State of Minnesota, State of New Mexico, State of New York, State of Vermont. (Shterngel, Max)
April 4, 2019 Filing 14 REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS as to United States Department of Agriculture, re: 1 Complaint,. Document filed by District of Columbia, State of California, State of Illinois, State of Minnesota, State of New Mexico, State of New York, State of Vermont. (Shterngel, Max)
April 4, 2019 ***NOTICE TO ATTORNEY REGARDING DEFICIENT REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS. Notice to Attorney Samantha Liskow to RE-FILE Document No. 4 Request for Issuance of Summons, 6 Request for Issuance of Summons,. The filing is deficient for the following reason(s): second party name on the PDF 'To' section must include 'care of c/o';. Re-file the document using the event type Request for Issuance of Summons found under the event list Service of Process - select the correct filer/filers - and attach the correct summons form PDF. (jgo)
April 4, 2019 Filing 13 ELECTRONIC SUMMONS ISSUED as to United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service. (jgo)
April 4, 2019 Case Designated ECF. (jgo)
April 4, 2019 Magistrate Judge James L. Cott is so designated. Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 636(c) and Fed. R. Civ. P. 73(b)(1) parties are notified that they may consent to proceed before a United States Magistrate Judge. Parties who wish to consent may access the necessary form at the following link: http://nysd.uscourts.gov/forms.php. (jgo)
April 4, 2019 CASE OPENING INITIAL ASSIGNMENT NOTICE: The above-entitled action is assigned to Judge Andrew L. Carter, Jr. Please download and review the Individual Practices of the assigned District Judge, located at http://nysd.uscourts.gov/judges/District. Attorneys are responsible for providing courtesy copies to judges where their Individual Practices require such. Please download and review the ECF Rules and Instructions, located at http://nysd.uscourts.gov/ecf_filing.php. (jgo)
April 4, 2019 ***NOTICE TO ATTORNEY REGARDING PARTY MODIFICATION. Notice to attorney Samantha Liskow. The party information for the following party/parties has been modified: State of New York; Sonny Perdue. The information for the party/parties has been modified for the following reason/reasons: party role was entered incorrectly; party text was entered incorrectly. (jgo)
April 4, 2019 ***NOTICE TO ATTORNEY REGARDING CIVIL CASE OPENING STATISTICAL ERROR CORRECTION: Notice to attorney Samantha Liskow. The following case opening statistical information was erroneously selected/entered: Cause of Action code 05:551;. The following correction(s) have been made to your case entry: the Cause of Action code has been modified to 05:702;. (jgo)
April 3, 2019 >>>NOTICE REGARDING PRO HAC VICE MOTION. Regarding Document No. 12 MOTION for Max Hollister Kieley to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff.. The document has been reviewed and there are no deficiencies. (jc)
April 3, 2019 Filing 12 MOTION for Max Hollister Kieley to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff. Document filed by State of Minnesota. (Attachments: # 1 Affidavit of Max Kieley, # 2 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing, # 3 Text of Proposed Order)(Kieley, Max)
April 3, 2019 >>>NOTICE REGARDING DEFICIENT MOTION TO APPEAR PRO HAC VICE. Notice to RE-FILE Document No. 11 Proposed Order, 10 Affidavit in Support of Motion, 9 MOTION for Max Hollister Kieley to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Filing fee $ 200.00, receipt number ANYSDC-16615746. Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff... The filing is deficient for the following reason(s): With Pro Hac Motions, all supporting documents are filed as attachments to the motion. Re-file the motion as a Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice - attach the correct signed PDF - select the correct named filer/filers - attach valid Certificates of Good Standing issued within the past 30 days - attach Attorney Affidavit - attach Proposed Order. (jc)
April 3, 2019 Filing 11 FILING ERROR - DEFICIENT DOCKET ENTRY - PROPOSED ORDER. Document filed by State of Minnesota. (Kieley, Max) Proposed Order to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff. Modified on 4/3/2019 (jc).
April 3, 2019 Filing 10 FILING ERROR - DEFICIENT DOCKET ENTRY - AFFIDAVIT of Max Kieley in Support re: 9 MOTION for Max Hollister Kieley to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Filing fee $ 200.00, receipt number ANYSDC-16615746. Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff.. Document filed by State of Minnesota. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1)(Kieley, Max) Modified on 4/3/2019 (jc).
April 3, 2019 Filing 9 FILING ERROR - DEFICIENT DOCKET ENTRY - MOTION for Max Hollister Kieley to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Filing fee $ 200.00, receipt number ANYSDC-16615746. Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk's Office staff. Document filed by State of Minnesota. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Kieley, Max) Modified on 4/3/2019 (jc).
April 3, 2019 Filing 8 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Matthew Colangelo on behalf of State of New York. (Colangelo, Matthew)
April 3, 2019 Filing 7 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Max Shterngel on behalf of State of New York. (Shterngel, Max)
April 3, 2019 Filing 6 FILING ERROR - DEFICIENT PLEADING - SUMMONS REQUEST PDF ERROR - REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS as to Sonny Perdue, in his official capacity as Secretary of Agriculture, re: 1 Complaint,. Document filed by District of Columbia, State of California, State of Illinois, State of Minnesota, State of New Mexico, State of New York, State of Vermont. (Liskow, Samantha) Modified on 4/4/2019 (jgo).
April 3, 2019 Filing 5 REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS as to United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service, re: 1 Complaint,. Document filed by District of Columbia, State of California, State of Illinois, State of Minnesota, State of New Mexico, State of New York, State of Vermont. (Liskow, Samantha)
April 3, 2019 Filing 4 FILING ERROR - DEFICIENT PLEADING - SUMMONS REQUEST PDF ERROR - REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS as to United States Department of Agriculture, re: 1 Complaint,. Document filed by District of Columbia, State of California, State of Illinois, State of Minnesota, State of New Mexico, State of New York, State of Vermont. (Liskow, Samantha) Modified on 4/4/2019 (jgo).
April 3, 2019 Filing 3 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Monica Blong Wagner on behalf of State of New York. (Wagner, Monica)
April 3, 2019 Filing 2 CIVIL COVER SHEET filed. (Liskow, Samantha)
April 3, 2019 Civil Case Opening Fee Payment: for 1 Complaint,. Filing fee $ 400.00, receipt number ANYSDC-16613394.(Liskow, Samantha)
April 3, 2019 Filing 1 COMPLAINT against United States Department of Agriculture, United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service, Sonny Perdue, in his official capacity as Secretary of Agriculture. (Filing Fee $ 400.00.)Document filed by State of New Mexico, State of New York, State of Illinois, District of Columbia, State of Vermont, State of California, State of Minnesota.(Liskow, Samantha)

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Plaintiff: State of Minnesota
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Defendant: United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service
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