application" for President Obama's Social Security number. In his accompanying affidavit, thePlaintiff asserts that the President's bilih certificate is a "forgery" and that President Obama isusing a "fraudulently obtained Social Security number."
The Defendant is required by law to certify the candidates for the 2012 AlabamaDemocratic Primary no later than January 19,2012.
2012 Defendant Kennedy filed a Motion for Expedited StatusConference. On January
scheduled a hearing on the Defendant's motion forJanuary
2012 the Plaintiff filed a "Motion for a Stay
Expedited StatusConference." In his motion, the Plaintiff asserts that while he filed the present case without thebenefit
has now allegedly retained a California lawyer to represent him.
While Defendant Kennedy believes that this matter would celiainly benefit fromthe involvement
qualified and eligible counsel to advise and assist the Plaintiff, the Californialawyer identified by the Plaintiff is not licensed in Alabama and has not complied with therequirements for admission
pro hac vice
provided for in Rule VII
the Rules GoverningAdmission to the Alabama State Bar.
e.g., Ex parte Maples,
So.2d 845,850 (Ala.Crim.App. 2004) ("To be admitted
pro hac vice,
an out-of-state attorney must associatea local attorney.,,).22 Even
Plaintiffs California counsel is somehow able
secure local counsel and comply withthe
admission rules, the Defendant will likely oppose her
application based on herlong and sordid history
sanctions and other unprofessional conduct.
670 F.Supp.2d 1363 (M.D. Ga. 2009),
368 Fed.Appx 949 (11th Cir. 2010)($20,000 in sanctions). "The grant
admission to a nomesident attorney
appear in this court
pro hac vice
is not a right but a privilege, 'the granting
which is a matter
grace resting inthe sound discretion
the presiding judge.'"
463 F.Supp.2d 4, 7 (D.D.C.2006).2