United States District Court, D. Nebraska
ORDER RE: TRIAL PREPARATION (CRIMINAL JURY
Smith Camp Chief United States District Judge.
to continue trial are referred to Magistrate Judge F.A.
Gossett for decision. Any motion to continue trial must be
filed electronically, together with a supporting affidavit,
as soon as is practicable. The moving party shall send a
proposed order to Magistrate Judge Gossett at
notify my chambers immediately of any pretrial motion
requiring an evidentiary hearing outside the presence of the
jury. Motions must be in writing and accompanied by
FOLLOWING MATERIAL MUST BE SUBMITTED NO LATER THAN FIVE (5)
WORKING DAYS BEFORE THE SCHEDULED DATE OF TRIAL.
The following documents shall be filed
electronically with the Clerk of the
Court by government’s counsel: trial brief, witness
list, exhibit list, proposed jury instructions and verdict
form(s). The defendant is encouraged to submit such materials
to my chambers as well, and the materials so submitted shall
not be disclosed to the government unless the defendant
addition, each party’s jury instructions, verdict
form(s), witness list, and exhibit list shall be e-mailed as
attachments in Wordperfect or Word format to the chambers at
the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The proponent of a deposition to be used at trial shall
deliver a copy of the deposition to my chambers. If less than
the entire deposition will be offered, the proponent shall
deliver: (1) a list or index designating by page and line(s)
the testimony to be offered, and (2) a copy of the entire
deposition with highlighted parts to be offered.
A list or index of objections to another party’s
designated deposition testimony shall be delivered to my
chambers and shall identify by page and line the location of
the objection and shall identify the precise nature of the