BERG v. OBAMA, United States District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia) CIVIL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 2:08-cv-04083-RBS

United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia), CIVIL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 2:08-cv-04083-RBS

BERG v. OBAMA et al
Assigned to: HONORABLE R. BARCLAY SURRICK
Cause: 28:2201 Injunction
Date Filed: 08/21/2008
Jury Demand: Plaintiff
Nature of Suit: 890 Other Statutory Actions
Jurisdiction: U.S. Government Defendant
Plaintiff
PHILIP J. BERG, ESQUIRE represented by PHILIP J. BERG, LAW OFFICES OF PHILIP J. BERG, 555 ANDORRA GLEN COURT, SUITE 12, LAFAYETTE HILL , PA 19444; 610-825-3134/ Fax: 610-834-7659
Email: philjberg@gmail.com
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

V.
Defendant
BARACK OBAMA, also known as BARRY SOETORO, also known as BARRY OBAMA; also known as BARACK DUNHAM; also known as BARRY DUNHAM represented by JOHN P. LAVELLE, BALLARD SPAHR ANDREWS & INGERSOLL LLP, 1735 MARKET ST., 51ST FL PHILADELPHIA , PA 19103; 215-665-8500/ Email:lavellej@ballardspahr.com
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Defendant
THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE represented by JOHN P. LAVELLE
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Defendant
THE FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION
Defendant
DOES 1-50 INCLUSIVE

V.
Movant
PAUL ANDREW MITCHELL
UNITED STATES ex relatione represented by PAUL ANDREW MITCHELL
C/O FORWARDING AGENT
501 WEST BROADWAY, #A-332
SAN DIEGO, CA 92101
PRO SE

Movant
T.B. BRADLEY Dr. Psy.D represented by T.B. BRADLEY P.O. BOX 8542 COLUMBUS, GA 31908
PRO SE

Date Filed # Docket Text
08/21/2008 1 COMPLAINT against all defendants ( Filing fee $ 350 receipt number 951001.), filed by PHILIP J. BERG.(tj, ) (Entered: 08/22/2008)

08/21/2008 2 MOTION FOR TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER AND FOR EXPEDITED DISCOVERY filed by PHILIP J. BERG,MEMORANDUM. (Attachments: # 1 Memorandum)(tj, ) (Entered: 08/22/2008)

08/21/2008 Summons 5 Issued; 4 Mailed to counsel and 1 Forwarded to the U.S. Attorney’s Office 8/22/08 as to BARACK OBAMA, THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE, THE FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION. (tj, ) (Entered: 08/22/2008)

08/21/2008 DEMAND for Trial by Jury by PHILIP J. BERG. (tj, ) (Entered: 08/22/2008)

08/22/2008 3 Minute Entry for TRO Hearing held before HONORABLE R. BARCLAY SURRICK held on 8/22/08. ESR. M. FINNEY: MR. BERG ADDRESSES THE COURT. COURT DENIED PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER. (jpd) (Entered: 08/22/2008)

08/22/2008 4 ORDER THAT UPON CONSIDERATION OF PLAINITFF’S MOTION FOR TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER (DOC. NO. 2) AND AFTER HAVING A HEARING IN OPEN COURT IT IS ORDERED THAT THE MOTION IS DENIED. SIGNED BY HONORABLE R. BARCLAY SURRICK ON 8/22/08. 8/22/08 ENTERED AND COPIES FAXED FROM CHAMBERS. (jpd) (Entered: 08/22/2008)

08/22/2008 5 Acceptance of Service by U.S. Attorney Re: accepted summons and complaint for THE FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION on 8/22/2008, answer due 10/21/2008. (jpd) (Entered: 08/25/2008)

09/02/2008 6 Praecipe for Reissuance of Summons by PHILIP J. BERG. (BERG, PHILIP) Modified on 9/3/2008 (le, ). (Entered: 09/02/2008)

09/03/2008 2 Original Alias Summons Issued as to DEFENDANTS BARACK HUSSEIN OBAMA, DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION. Forwarded to Counsel on 9/3/08 (jpd, ) (Entered: 09/03/2008)

09/09/2008 7 Affidavit of Service of BRANDON A. SNESKO re: service of Alias Summons and Complaint, Memorandum in Support of Plaintiff’s Motion for Temporary Restraining Order and for Expedited Discovery; Plaintiff’s Motion for Temporary Restraining Order and for Expedited Discovery upon INDIRA HENRAD on behalf of DEFENDANT BARACK OBAMA, and upon AMANDA LAFORGE on behalf of DEFENDANT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE by PERSONAL SERVICE on 9/4/2008, answer due 9/24/2008. (jpd). (Entered: 09/09/2008)

09/09/2008 8 MOTION to Expedite Discovery, Extensive Discovery and Appoint A Special Master filed by PHILIP J. BERG.Memorandum and Certificate of Service.(BERG, PHILIP) (Entered: 09/09/2008)

09/11/2008 9 Reissuance of Summons for the FEC by PHILIP J. BERG. (BERG, PHILIP) (Entered: 09/11/2008)

09/11/2008 One Alias Summons Issued as to THE FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION. Forwarded To: Counsel on 9/12/08 (sc, ) (Entered: 09/12/2008)

09/15/2008 10 ADDITIONAL CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE BY PLAINTIFF PHILIP J. BERG, ESQUIRE REGARDING SERVICE OF PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR EXPIDITED DISCOVERY UPON DEFENDANT BARACK H. OBAMA BY FAX AND UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE EXPRESS MAIL AND DEFENDANT DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE BY FAX AND UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE EXPRESS MAIL. (FAX TRANSMISSION LOG AND EXPRESS MAIL RECEIPTS ATTACHED). (jpd) (Entered: 09/16/2008)

09/18/2008 11 APPLICATION BY PAUL ANDREW MITCHELL FOR LEAVE TO INTERVENE AND FOR WRIT IN THE NATURE OF PROHIBITION, CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE. (jpd) (Entered: 09/18/2008)

09/24/2008 12 MOTION to Dismiss filed by BARACK OBAMA, THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE.Brief and Certificate of Service.(LAVELLE, JOHN) (Entered: 09/24/2008)
09/29/2008 13 RESPONSE in Opposition re 12 MOTION to Dismiss Brief in Support thereof and proof of service filed by PHILIP J. BERG. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit, # 2 Exhibit, # 3 Exhibit, # 4 Exhibit, # 5 Exhibit, # 6 Exhibit, # 7 Exhibit, # 8 Exhibit, # 9 Exhibit, # 10 Exhibit, # 11 Exhibit, # 12 Exhibit)(BERG, PHILIP) (Additional attachment(s) added on 9/30/2008: # 13 Exhibit 1) (jpd, ). (Entered: 09/29/2008)

10/06/2008 14 MOTION for Leave to File First Amended Complaint filed by PHILIP J. BERG.Brief in support thereof and Certificate of Service. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit)(BERG, PHILIP) (Entered: 10/06/2008)

10/06/2008 15 MOTION for Protective Order Staying Discovery Pending Decision on Dispositive Motion filed by BARACK OBAMA, THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE.Brief, Certification, Certificate of Service. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Exhibit A)(LAVELLE, JOHN) (Entered: 10/06/2008)

10/07/2008 16 T.B. BRADLEY’S MOTION FOR APPLICATION TO INTERVENE WITH COMPLAINT AND PETITION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS DIRECTED TO THE AGENCIES OF THE UNITED STATES AND MOTION FOR INJUNCTIVE RELIEF, CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE. (jpd) (Entered: 10/07/2008)
10/07/2008 17 MOVANT T.B. BRADLEY’S MOTION TO APPEAR AS JANE DOE. (jpd) (Entered: 10/07/2008)

10/09/2008 18 RESPONSE in Opposition re 15 MOTION for Protective Order Staying Discovery Pending Decision on Dispositive Motion Brief in Support thereof and Certificate of Service filed by PHILIP J. BERG. (BERG, PHILIP) (Entered: 10/09/2008)

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