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10-1168 - Fields v. City of Chicago et al


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10-1168 - Fields v. City of Chicago et al
April 4, 2011
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MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order Signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 4/4/2011.(ma, )
October 15, 2012
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 10/15/12: For the reasons stated in this Memorandum Opinion and Order, the Court respectfully declines to relinquish jurisdiction over the state law claims against defendants Wharrie and Kelley. (mk)
October 15, 2012
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 10/15/12: The Court grants plaintiff's motion and renewed motion for rule to show cause in part. Defendant City of Chicago is directed to provide a complete response to Interrogatories 4 and 5 as described in this decision by October 23, 2012. Plaintiff's request to take the depositions of attorney Noland and paralegal Majka remains under advisement pending consideration of the City's response to these interrogatories. Plaintiff is directed to submit a statement of his reasonable attorneys fees and expenses as described in this decision by October 23, 2012, and the City is directed to respond by no later than October 30, 2012. (mk)
December 26, 2012
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REVISED MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 12/26/2012: For the reasons stated in this Memorandum Opinion and Order, the Court withdraws its Memorandum Opinion and Order dated October 15, 2012 [dkt. no. 291] and issues this one in its place. The Court grants plaintiff's motion and renewed motion for rule to show cause in part, orders a complete response to certain interrogatories, keeps under advisement thge request to depose attorney Noland and paralegal Majka, and imposes a sanction, to be assessed by separate order. (mk)
December 26, 2012
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 12/26/2012: The Court grants plaintiff's motion for reconsideration and vacates its order of April 4, 2011 to the extent it dismissed plaintiff's federal claim against defendant Wharrie arising from the fabrication of false evidence from Anthony Sumner. Plaintiff is entitled to proceed with that claim. He is also entitled to proceed with his state law claims against Wharrie to the extent they arise from that conduct, as well as his state law claims against defendant Kelley to the extent it arises from the fabrication of false evidence from Randy Langston. (mk)
April 27, 2013
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 4/27/2013: Plaintiff's motion for sanctions 347 is granted in part and denied in part as stated in the accompanying Memorandum Opinion and Order. The case remains set for a status hearing on 5/1/2013 at 9:30 a.m. (mk)
February 6, 2014
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 2/6/2014: For the reasons stated in the accompanying decision, the Court grants summary judgment in favor of defendants Thomas Richardson, Stephen Casto, James Minogue, Joseph Bogdalek, Steph Hood, and Robert Evans but denies defendants' motion for summary judgment as to defendants City of Chicago, David O'Callaghan, Daniel Brannigan, and Joseph Murphy [dkt. no. 436]. The Court also denies plaintiff's motion for partial summary judgment [dkt. no. 434]. The case remains set for a status hearing on 2/10/2014 at 9:30 a.m. (mk)
March 10, 2014
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ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 3/10/2014: For the reasons stated in this order, the Court denies defendants' motion to reconsider the summary judgment ruling 545, denies defendants' motion regarding evidentiary issues relatied to the Circuit Court's order (etc.) 544, and grants plaintiff's motion in limine to bar reference to the certificate of innocence proceeding 539, reserving, however, the question of the admissibility of the denial of the COI petition during the damages phase of the trial in the present case. (mk)
April 8, 2014
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 4/8/2014: For the reasons stated in the accompanying opinion, the Court overrules Fieldss request to carve the 2009 retrial out of his malicious prosecution claim and makes the further rulings described in the text of this opinion regarding the admissibility of the testimony of and about Trammel Davis, Jackie Clay, Derrick Kees, and Eugene Hunter. The Court also terminates Fields's previously-filed motion in limine 11, which concerned the admissibility of those same witnesses' testimony. (mk)
April 22, 2014
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MOTION by Defendant Lawrence Wharrie for judgment as a Matter of Law (Meador, Lisa)
May 29, 2014
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MOTION by Defendant David O'Callaghan for judgment Rule 50(b) Renewed Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A-F)(Noland, Daniel)
September 11, 2017
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 9/11/2017: For the reasons stated in the accompanying Memorandum Opinion and Order, the Court denies defendants' motions for judgment as a matter of law or for a new trial [dkt. nos. 1145, 1146, 1147 & 1180]. (mk)
October 12, 2017
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CORRECTED MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 10/12/2017. (mk)
January 1, 2018
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 1/1/2018: The Court grants plaintiff's petition for attorney's fees and costs to the extent described in the accompanying Memorandum Opinion and Order. The Court awards attorney's fees (including paralegal fees) as follows: $1,900,238.75 for Loevy & Loevy; $3,450,775.00 for the Law Office of H. Candace Gorman; and $220,500.00 for the Law Office of Leonard Goodman. See App'x 1 (spreadsheet). Plaintiff's counsel are directed to recalculate recoverable costs and expenses based on the Court's rulings in this opinion and are to provide a revised listing to defendants by no later than January 4, 2018 and to the Court by January 5, 2018. If defendants have any problem with the recalculation, they are to make a written submission to the Court by January 8, 2018. (mk)
January 1, 2018
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (including Appendix) signed by the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly on 1/1/2018: The Court grants plaintiff's petition for attorney's fees and costs to the extent described in this Memorandum Opinion and Order. The Court awards attorney's fees (including paralegal fees) as follows: $1,900,238.75 for Loevy & Loevy; $3,450,775.00 for the Law Office of H. Candace Gorman; and $220,500.00 for the Law Office of Leonard Goodman. See App'x 1 (spreadsheet). Plaintiff's counsel are directed to recalculate recoverable costs and expenses based on the Court's rulings in this opinion and are to provide a revised listing to defendants by no later than January 4, 2018 and to the Court by January 5, 2018. If defendants have any problem with the recalculation, they are to make a written submission to the Court by January 8, 2018. (mk)