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Case 2:07-cv-02513-GMS Document 1682 Filed 05/19/16 Page 1 of 2

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT

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FOR THE DISTRICT OF ARIZONA

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Manuel de Jesus Ortega Melendres, on
behalf of himself and all others similarly
situated; et al.

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and

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United States of America,
Plaintiff-Intervenor,

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v.

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Joseph M. Arpaio, in his official capacity as
Sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona; et al.

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ORDER

Plaintiffs,

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No. CV-07-2513-PHX-GMS

Defendants.
Pending before the Court is Defendant Arpaio’s Motion to Modify Deadline.

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(Doc. 1680). The Motion is denied. The Court set forth the particular remedy questions

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it wished the parties to address in its Findings of Fact. When it invited the parties to

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address “any other matters that they desire to bring to the attention of the court,” it

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contemplated matters pertaining to civil remedies. The Court will not permit Defendant

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Arpaio “to raise substantive challenges to the Court’s Findings of Fact.” (Doc. 1680 at 5).

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As he notes, there have been 20 days of hearings on this issue. The Court advised the

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parties that all issues of fact must be presented during the hearing and gave the parties a

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full opportunity to make arguments pertaining to that factual evidence. The Court will
not now, after its detailed review of the evidence and exhaustive factual findings, provide

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any party with a new opportunity to reargue the facts.
This clarification should focus the filings of the parties. Should the parties agree
that there are substantial areas of contemplated agreement, they may raise the matter at

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the hearing on May 31 together with any proposals regarding the finalization of any such
agreements for the Court’s consideration. The Court’s schedule remains in place.
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Defendant Arpaio’s Motion to Modify the
Deadline (Doc. 1680) is denied.
Dated this 19th day of May, 2016.

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Honorable G. Murray Snow
United States District Judge

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