State of Texas, et al. v. United States of America, et al. Featured Case
Plaintiff: State of Texas, State of Kentucky, State of Tennessee, Harrold Independent School District (TX), State of Alabama, Governor of Maine Paul LePage, State of Wisconsin, State of Mississippi, State of Oklahoma, State of Utah, Arizona Department of Education, State of West Virginia, State of Louisiana, Heber-Overgaard Unified School District (AZ) and State of Georgia
Defendant: United States of America, United States Department of Education, United States Department of Justice, Vanita Gupta, John B. King, Thomas E. Perez, Jenny R Yang, United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, United States Department of Labor, Loretta E Lynch and David Michaels
Petitioner: Dr. Rachel Jona Tudor, GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders, Charlsa Suzanne Little, Jeanette Driever, Transgender Law Center, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc., American Civil Liberties Union Foundation, American Civil Liberties Union of Texas, Rhonda Fleming and National Center for Lesbian Rights
Amicus Curiae: Governor C. L. "Butch" Otter, State of Washington, Letitia James, Public Advocate for the City of New York and Eagle Forum Education & Legal Defense Fund
Case Number: 7:2016cv00054
Filed: May 25, 2016
Court: US District Court for the Northern District of Texas
Office: Wichita Falls Office
County: Wilbarger
Presiding Judge: Reed C O'Connor
Referring Judge: Reed C O'Connor
Nature of Suit: Other Statutes: Other Statutory Actions
Cause of Action: 28:2201
Jury Demanded By: None
Docket Report

This docket was last retrieved on May 25, 2016. A more recent docket listing may be available from PACER.

Date Filed Document Text
May 25, 2016 Filing 5 Summons issued as to All Defendants, U.S. Attorney, and U.S. Attorney General. (plp)
May 25, 2016 Filing 4 New Case Notes: A filing fee has been paid. Pursuant to Misc. Order 6, Plaintiff is provided the Notice of Right to Consent to Proceed Before A U.S. Magistrate Judge. Clerk to provide copy to plaintiff if not received electronically. (plp)
May 25, 2016 Filing 3 Request for Clerk to issue Summons filed by Arizona Department of Education, Harrold Independent School District (TX), Heber-Overgaard Unified School District (AZ), Paul LePage, State of Alabama, State of Georgia, State of Louisiana, State of Oklahoma, State of Tennessee, State of Texas, State of Utah, State of West Virginia, State of Wisconsin. (Attachments: # 1 Additional Page(s), # 2 Additional Page(s), # 3 Additional Page(s), # 4 Additional Page(s), # 5 Additional Page(s), # 6 Additional Page(s), # 7 Additional Page(s), # 8 Additional Page(s), # 9 Additional Page(s), # 10 Additional Page(s)) (Nimocks, Austin)
May 25, 2016 Filing 2 CERTIFICATE OF INTERESTED PERSONS/DISCLOSURE STATEMENT by Arizona Department of Education, Harrold Independent School District (TX), Heber-Overgaard Unified School District (AZ), Paul LePage, State of Alabama, State of Georgia, State of Louisiana, State of Oklahoma, State of Tennessee, State of Texas, State of Utah, State of West Virginia, State of Wisconsin. (Nimocks, Austin)
May 25, 2016 Filing 1 COMPLAINT against Vanita Gupta, John B. King, Loretta E Lynch, David Michaels, Thomas E. Perez, United States Department of Education, United States Department of Justice, United States Department of Labor, United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, United States of America, Jenny R. Yang filed by State of Utah, Heber-Overgaard Unified School District (AZ), Harrold Independent School District (TX), State of Texas, State of West Virginia, Arizona Department of Education, State of Alabama, State of Oklahoma, State of Georgia, Paul LePage, State of Wisconsin, State of Louisiana, State of Tennessee. (Filing fee $400; Receipt number 0539-7604002) Plaintiff will submit summons(es) for issuance. In each Notice of Electronic Filing, the judge assignment is indicated, and a link to the Judges Copy Requirements is provided. The court reminds the filer that any required copy of this and future documents must be delivered to the judge, in the manner prescribed, within three business days of filing. Unless exempted, attorneys who are not admitted to practice in the Northern District of Texas must seek admission promptly. Forms, instructions, and exemption information may be found at www.txnd.uscourts.gov, or by clicking here: Attorney Information - Bar Membership. If admission requirements are not satisfied within 21 days, the clerk will notify the presiding judge. (Attachments: # 1 Cover Sheet, # 2 Exhibit(s), # 3 Exhibit(s), # 4 Exhibit(s), # 5 Exhibit(s), # 6 Exhibit(s), # 7 Exhibit(s), # 8 Exhibit(s), # 9 Exhibit(s), # 10 Exhibit(s), # 11 Exhibit(s), # 12 Exhibit(s), # 13 Exhibit(s), # 14 Exhibit(s), # 15 Exhibit(s), # 16 Additional Page(s)) (Nimocks, Austin)

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Plaintiff: State of Texas
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of Kentucky
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of Tennessee
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: Harrold Independent School District (TX)
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of Alabama
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: Governor of Maine Paul LePage
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of Wisconsin
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of Mississippi
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of Oklahoma
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of Utah
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: Arizona Department of Education
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of West Virginia
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of Louisiana
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: Heber-Overgaard Unified School District (AZ)
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Plaintiff: State of Georgia
Represented By: Austin Nimocks
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Defendant: United States of America
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: United States Department of Education
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: United States Department of Justice
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: Vanita Gupta
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: John B. King
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: Thomas E. Perez
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: Jenny R Yang
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: United States Department of Labor
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: Loretta E Lynch
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Defendant: David Michaels
Represented By: Benjamin Leon Berwick
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Amicus curiae: Governor C. L. "Butch" Otter
Represented By: Cally Younger
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Amicus curiae: State of Washington
Represented By: Alan D Copsey
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Amicus curiae: Letitia James, Public Advocate for the City of New York
Represented By: Molly Thomas-Jensen
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Amicus curiae: Eagle Forum Education & Legal Defense Fund
Represented By: Karen Bryant Tripp
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Petitioner: Dr. Rachel Jona Tudor
Represented By: Ezra Ishmael Young
Represented By: Marie Eisela Galindo
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Petitioner: GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders
Represented By: Paul David Castillo
Represented By: Kenneth D Upton, Jr
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Petitioner: Charlsa Suzanne Little
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Petitioner: Jeanette Driever
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Petitioner: Transgender Law Center
Represented By: Paul David Castillo
Represented By: Kenneth D Upton, Jr
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Petitioner: Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc.
Represented By: Paul David Castillo
Represented By: Kenneth D Upton, Jr
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Petitioner: American Civil Liberties Union Foundation
Represented By: Paul David Castillo
Represented By: Kenneth D Upton, Jr
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Petitioner: American Civil Liberties Union of Texas
Represented By: Paul David Castillo
Represented By: Kenneth D Upton, Jr
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Petitioner: Rhonda Fleming
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Petitioner: National Center for Lesbian Rights
Represented By: Paul David Castillo
Represented By: Kenneth D Upton, Jr
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