Request #20-567
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Pursuant to the FOIA and as a member of the media, I request the following public records for case NDIL 2014-cv-08347 (Wilson v Evanston) :

-Records sufficient to show total public money spent on fees and court costs and total number of hours billed/worked

-all publicly filed documents

-any correspondence in the 12 months before the filing of the above case between Farrar or any other agent of the law department and anyone with the last name Morrissey or Flaxman 


Received

June 24, 2020 via web


Due

July 9, 2020


Departments

Information Technology (IT), Legal


Requester

Jonah L Meadows

Documents

Public

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Staff

Point of Contact

Devon Reid

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Denied: Partial

Your Request has been denied in part. The records for which Your Request is denied and granted are detailed below:

 (a) Your Request is denied as to the following records (the “Specified Records”): Emails between Plaintiff's attorneys and Grant Farrar or the law department for 12 months prior to the lawsuit being filed - No responsive records exist.  No communication or email correspondence located.

(b) Your Request is granted in part as the following records (the “Approved Records”):  See attached.  Please note that outside counsel was hired in 2018, hours spent by in-house counsel are not tracked and there are no responsive records for prior to 2018.  Costs to date: $1553.02; Attorneys fees to date: $55,020.50; Hours billed: 284.0 

You have a right to appeal this decision within 60 days to Sarah Pratt, Acting Public Access Counselor, Office of the Illinois Attorney General, 500 S. 2nd Street, Springfield, Illinois 62706, (phone number 1-877-299-FOIA) or to seek judicial review under Section 11 of FOIA, 5 ILCS 140/11.

        

July 1, 2020, 5:02pm by Alexandra Ruggie, Assistant City Attorney, Assistant City Attorney
Document(s) Released to Requester Public
Wilson - filed documents 96-145.zip
July 1, 2020, 4:59pm by Alexandra Ruggie, Assistant City Attorney, Assistant City Attorney
Due Date Changed Public
07/09/2020 (was 07/01/2020). 5 Day Extension
July 1, 2020, 1:41pm by Alexandra Ruggie, Assistant City Attorney, Assistant City Attorney
Document(s) Released to Requester   Details Public
Doc 23 - docket entry- Pltf leave to amend complaint.pdf
Doc 24 - Notice of Change of Attorney Address or Name.pdf
Doc 25 - Notification of Change of Attorney Address of Name.pdf
Doc 26 - Amended Complaint.pdf
Doc 27 - Docket entry 5-15-15.pdf
Doc 28 - Motion to Withdraw - harrison.pdf
Doc 29 - NOM - Harrison Motion to Withdraw.pdf
Doc 30 - Docket entry - granting Harrison Motion to Withdraw.pdf
Doc 31 - MTD Am Complaint.pdf
Doc 32 - NOM - MTD Am Complaint.pdf
Doc 33 - Memo in Support of MTD Am Complaint.pdf
Doc 33-1 - Exhibits to MTD Am Complaint.pdf
Doc 33-2 - NOF - Memo in Support of MTD Am Complaint.pdf
Doc 34 - 6-17-15 docket entry - briefing schedule for MTD - hearing Oct 14 2015.pdf
Doc 35 - Pltf Memo in Opposition to Motion to Dismiss.pdf
Doc 36 - Reply to Motion to Dismiss Amended Complaint.pdf
Doc 36-1 - Reply to MTD - Exhibit 1.pdf
Doc 36-2 - NOF - Reply to MTD.pdf
Doc 37 - docket entry - 10-14-15 reset to 12-3-15.pdf
Doc 38 - Docket entry dated 12-2-15 - hearing reset for Jan 28 2016.pdf
Doc 39 - docket entry 1-28-16 - MTD granted and denied.pdf
Doc 40 - Memo Opinion and Order granting and denying MTD 1-28-16.pdf
Doc 41 - Docket entry 1-28-16 - next status 4-13-16.pdf
Doc 42 - Answer and Aff Def to Amended Complaint.pdf
Doc 43 - Motion to Withdraw Morriseys.pdf
Doc 44 - NOM to Withdraw Morriseys.pdf
Doc 45 - Docket entry 4-11-16 granting Morriseys Mtn to Withdraw.pdf
Doc 46 - Docket Entry 4-13-16.pdf
Doc 47 - Agreed Motion to Enter Agreed Confidentiality Order.pdf
Doc 47-1 - Exhibit A - Agreed Confidentiality Order.pdf
Doc 47-2 - Exhibit B - Redlined Confidentiality Order.pdf
Doc 48 - NOM Agreed Motion to Enter Agreed Confidentiality Order.pdf
Doc 49 - Docket Entry 5-9-2016.pdf
Doc 50 - Agreed Confidentiality Order.pdf
Doc 51 - Docket Entry 5-12-2016.pdf
Doc 52 - Docket Entry 7-13-2016.pdf
Doc 53 - MOTION by Plaintiff Jermaine Wilson to amend correct and add plaintiff.pdf
Doc 54 - NOM by Joel A. Flaxman for presentment of motion to amend.pdf
Doc 55 - Docket Entry 8-31-2016.pdf
Doc 56 - Second Amended Complaint.pdf
Doc 57 - Plaintiffs Motion for Class Certification.pdf
Doc 58 - Citys Answers & Affirmative Defenses 2nd Amended Complaint.pdf
Doc 58-1 - NOF Citys Answer & Affirmative Defenses to 2nd Amended Complaint.pdf
Doc 59 - Pltfs Motion to Supplement Class Motion.pdf
Doc 60 - NOM for Pltfs Motion to Supplement Class Motion.pdf
Doc 61 - 10-18-2016 Docket Entry.pdf
Doc 62 - 10-19-2016 Docket Entry (re mtn to supplement class certification mtn).pdf
Doc 63 - Citys Response in Opposition to Plaintiffs Motion to Order that Case Proceed as Class Action.pdf
Doc 64 - Citys Response in Opp to Pltfs Motion to Order that Case Proceed as Class Action.pdf
Doc 64-1 - Citys Exhibit 1 - Wasowicz Dep..pdf
Doc 64-2 - Citys Exhibit 2 - Wilson Dep..pdf
Doc 64-3 - Citys Exhibit 3 - Sanders Dep..pdf
Doc 64-4 - Citys Exhibit 4 - Sanders Response to RTAs.pdf
Doc 64-5 - Citys Ex. 5 - Guillory case.pdf
Doc 64-6 - City Ex. 6 - Elizarri case.pdf
Doc 64-7 - City Ex. 7 - Haynes case.pdf
Doc 64-8 - City Ex. 8 - Williams case.pdf
Doc 64-9 - City Ex. 9 - Sanders Rog Answers.pdf
Doc 64-10 - City Ex. 10 - Sanders Chain of Custody Report (evidence).pdf
Doc 64-11 - City Ex. 11 - Subpoena to Cook County Sheriffs Office.pdf
Doc 64-12 - City Ex. 12 - Rodriguez case.pdf
Doc 65 - Pltfs Reply Memorandum in Support of Motion to Order that Case Proceed as a Class Action.pdf
Doc 66 - 12-19-2016 Docket Entry.pdf
Doc 67 - 1-25-2017 Docket Entry.pdf
Doc 68 - 4-11-2017 Docket Entry.pdf
Doc 69 - 4-24-2017 Docket Entry.pdf
Doc 72 - Citys Supplemental Brief In Opposition to Pltfs Motion to Order Case Proceed as Class Action.pdf
Doc 73 - Pltfs Supplement Memo (Class Certification).pdf
Doc 74 - 8-30-2017 Docket Entry (granting Pltfs class certification motion).pdf
Doc 75 - 8-30-2017 Memorandum Opinion & Order (granting class certification).pdf
Doc 76 - 8-30-17 MINUTE entry before the Honorable John Z. Lee re.Status hearing.pdf
Doc 77 - STATUS Report [JOINT] by Jermaine Wilson.pdf
Doc 78 - 10-25-2017 Docket Entry.pdf
Doc 79 - The status hearing set for 11-20-17 is reset to 12-13-17 at 9a.m..pdf
Doc 80 - Status Report (12-12-17).pdf
Doc 81 - 12-13-2017 Docket Entry.pdf
Doc 82 - MINUTE entry before the Honorable John Z. Lee - Status hearing held on 2-7-18.pdf
Doc 83 - Plainitffs Motion to Compel and Reopen Discovery.pdf
Doc 84 - MOTION by Attorney Henry J. Ford, Jr. to withdraw as attorney for City of Evanston.pdf
Doc 85 - NOTICE of Motion by Henry Julius Ford, Jr for presentment of motion to withdraw.pdf
Doc 19 - NOM - Pltf motion for leave.pdf
Doc 71 - 5-31-2017 Docket Entry.pdf
Doc 86 - ATTORNEY Appearance for Defendant City of Evanston, Illinois by Alexandra Brien Mackey.pdf
Doc 87 - Minute Entry granting Motion to Withdraw Henry Ford (appearance not necessary).pdf
Doc 88 - ATTORNEY Appearance for Defendant City of Evanston, Illinois by Michelle Lee Masoncup.pdf
Doc 89 - Agreed Motion to Reset Opt Out Date.pdf
Doc 90 - Notice of Agreed Motion.pdf
Doc 91 - Citys Response in Opposition to Plaintiffs Motion to Reopen Discovery.pdf
Doc 92 - Order Granting Plaintiffs Agreed Motion to Reset Date for Mailing Class Notice.pdf
Doc 93 - MOTION by Defendant City of Evanston, Illinois to substitute attorney.pdf
Doc 94 - NOTICE of Motion by William B. Oberts for presentment of motion to substitute attorney before Honorable John Z. Lee on 3-22-18 at 09 AM..pdf
Doc 95 - MINUTE entry - Motion for substitution of attorneys is granted.pdf
Doc 107 - Minute Entry - Order 5-15-18.pdf
Doc 1 - Complaint.pdf
Doc 2 - Civil Cover Sheet.pdf
Doc 3 - Attorney Appearance.pdf
Doc 4 - Attorney Appearance.pdf
Doc 5 - Attorney Appearance.pdf
Doc 6 - Docket entry - 12-18-14 initial status hearing.pdf
Doc 7 - Appearance for Farrar.pdf
Doc 8 - Appearance for Ford.pdf
Doc 9 - Appearance for Harrison.pdf
Doc 10 - Joint Initial Status Report.pdf
Doc 11 - Attorney Appearance.pdf
Doc 12 - Motion to Dismiss.pdf
Doc 13 - Memo in Support of Motion to Dismiss.pdf
Doc 13-1 - Exhibits to memo in support of MTD.pdf
Doc 14 - NOM - Motion to Dismiss.pdf
Doc 15 - Docket entry dated 12-18-14.pdf
Doc 16 - Pltf Memo in Opposition to MTD.pdf
Doc 17 - Reply in Support of MTD.pdf
Doc 17-1 - Exhibits for Reply in Support of MTD.pdf
Doc 17-2 - NOF - Reply in Support of MTD.pdf
Doc 18 - Pltf motion for leave to file suggestion of supplemental authority.pdf
Doc 20 - docket entry 2-24-15 - deft to respond to pltf suggestion of supp authority.pdf
Doc 21 - Response to Pltf Suggestion of Supp Authority.pdf
Doc 21-1 - Exhibits to Response to Pltf Sugg of Supp Authority.pdf
Doc 21-2 - NOF - Response to Pltf Sugg of Supp Authority.pdf
Doc 22 - docket entry - status hearing reset to April 30.pdf
July 1, 2020, 1:34pm by Alexandra Ruggie, Assistant City Attorney, Assistant City Attorney
Department Assignment Public
Added: Information Technology (IT).
June 24, 2020, 1:22pm by Alexandra Ruggie, Assistant City Attorney, Assistant City Attorney
Department Assignment Public
Legal
June 24, 2020, 10:01am
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
June 24, 2020, 10:01am