Ali et al v. Ashcroft et al

District of Columbia, dcd-1:2004-cv-01258

ORDER granting {{71}} Motion to Dismiss. Signed by John D. Bates on 9/19/05. (lcjdb2)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA OMAR ABU ALI, et al. Petitioners, v. Civil Action No. 04-1258 (JDB) ALBERTO R. GONZALES,1 et al. Respondents. ORDER Upon consideration of repondents' motions to dismiss, the memoranda of the parties, and the entire record herein, and for the reasons stated in the Memorandum Opinion issued on this date, it is this 19th day of September, 2005, hereby ORDERED that respondents' motion to dismiss is GRANTED, and it is further ORDERED that the petition is DISMISSED in its entirety. So ordered. /s/ John D. Bates JOHN D. BATES United States District Judge 1 The current Attorney General of the United States has been automatically substituted as a party, pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 25(d)(1). -1- Copies to: Jonathan Louis Stern ARNOLD & PORTER, LLP 555 12th Street, NW Washington, DC 20004-1206 Email: jonathan_stern@aporter.com Morton Sklar WORLD ORGANIZATION AGAINST TORTURE, USA 1725 K Street, NW, Suite 610 Washington, DC 20006 Email: msklar@humanrightsusa.org David Douglas Cole GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY LAW CENTER 600 New Jersey Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20001 Jenny-Brooke Condon WORLD ORGANIZATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS USA 1725 K Street, NW Washington, DC 20006 Susan G. Lee ARNOLD & PORTER, LLP 555 12th Street, NW Washington, DC 20004 Email: susan_lee@aporter.com Jonathan S. Martel ARNOLD & PORTER, LLP 555 12th Street, NW Washington, DC 20004-1206 Mara Vanessa Jessica Senn ARNOLD & PORTER, LLP 555 12th Street, NW Washington, DC 20004-1206 Email: mara_senn@aporter.com Counsel for petitioners -2- Ori Lev Judry L. Subar UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, CIVIL DIVISION Federal Programs Branch, Room 7138 P.O. Box 833 Washington, D.C. 20044 Counsel for respondents -3-