United States of America v. Meisner et al

District of Nebraska, ned-8:2005-cv-00100

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER that the depositions of Kathy S. Jewett, Mary S. Hickey, Robert L. Amick, Christopher Nebel, Thomas B. Moore, William House, and Orlin M. Kompelien are stayed until further order of this court on the motion to quash.Ordered by Magistrate Judge David L. Piester.

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8:05-cv-00100-DLP Doc # 74 Filed: 01/08/07 Page 1 of 2 - Page ID # 627 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEBRASKA UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,)) Plaintiff,) 8:05CV100) v.)) JENNIFER L. MEISNER, SCOTTS) MEMORANDUM AND ORDER BLUFF COUNTY, Nebraska, STATE) OF NEBRASKA, Nebraska) Department Of Revenue, FIRST) NATIONAL BANK, FEDERAL) NATIONAL MORTGAGE) ASSOCIATION, and NEBRASKA) DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE,)) Defendants.)) On December 21, 2006 the government filed a motion to quash the subpoenas served by the plaintiffs to depose the following Internal Revenue Service officers and employees: 1. Kathy S. Jewett Senior Associate Advocate (Case Advocate) 2. Mary S. Hickey Supervisory Associate Advocate 3. Robert L. Amick Appeals Officer 4. Christopher Nebel Technical Specialist 5. Thomas B. Moore Revenue Officer (Collections Analyst) 6. William House Revenue Officer 7. Orlin M. Kompelien Territory Manager See filing 68. 8:05-cv-00100-DLP Doc # 74 Filed: 01/08/07 Page 2 of 2 - Page ID # 628 The motion to quash was fully submitted for court ruling on January 3, 2007. Accordingly, the parties re-scheduled the depositions from January 2-4, 2007 to January 10-12, 2007 to afford the court an opportunity to first rule on the motion to quash. However, both parties have offered substantial evidence on the motion, and the court has not had an adequate opportunity to review this evidence and render a ruling. IT THEREFORE HEREBY IS ORDERED: The depositions of Kathy S. Jewett, Mary S. Hickey, Robert L. Amick, Christopher Nebel, Thomas B. Moore, William House, and Orlin M. Kompelien are stayed until further order of this court on the motion to quash. DATED this 8th day of January, 2007. BY THE COURT: s/ David L. Piester David L. Piester United States Magistrate Judge 2