Paracha v. Bush et al

District of Columbia, dcd-1:2004-cv-02022

ORDER granting 366 Petitioner's Motion to Stay Case. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on 5/4/2011.

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA TILL D MAY - 4 2011 SAIFULLAH PARACHA, Clerk, U.S. District & Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Columbia Petitioner, v. Civil Action No. 04-2022 (PLF) BARACK H. OBAMA, et al., under Seal Respondents. [PROPOSED] ORDER Before the Court is Petitioner's motion to stay his case. Respondents do not oppose the motion. Accordingly, it is ORDERED that (1) the motion is granted and the case stayed; (2) the parties' obligations under this Court's November 6, 2008 Case Management Order, as amended on December 16, 2008, shall be suspended with respect to Petitioner unless and until the Court lifts the stay; (3) either counsel for Petitioner or counsel for Respondents may lift the stay upon notice to counsel for the opposing party; (4) this Court's September 11, 2008 Protective Order and Procedures for Counsel Access to Detainees at the United States Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (the "Protective Order") shall remain in effect while the case is stayed; and (5) counsel for Petitioner shall continue to have access to Petitioner in accordance with the terms of the Protective Order, including, but not limited to, access to visit petitioner in person and to send and receive legal mail, while the petition is stayed. SO ORDERED. UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE DATED: May 4, 2011