United States District Court, D. Nebraska
ORDER RE: TRIAL PREPARATION
MICHAEL D. NELSON UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
CIVIL TRIAL SCHEDULE:
matter is scheduled for trial the week of February
19, 2018, and the first day of trial will be
Tuesday, February 20, 2018, subject only to
the Court's need to commence any previously scheduled
criminal trial in which a Speedy Trial Act deadline exists.
to continue trial are referred to Magistrate Judge Michael D.
Nelson for decision. Any motion to continue trial must be
filed with the Clerk of the Court, together with a supporting
affidavit, as soon as is practicable. The moving party shall
send a proposed order to Magistrate Judge Nelson at
notify Chief Judge Smith Camp's chambers by email at
firstname.lastname@example.org immediately upon filing
any pretrial motion not already addressed requiring an
evidentiary hearing pursuant to Fed.R.Evid. 104 so that a
hearing may be held before trial.
seeking to submit materials in a manner different from the
following requirements must seek leave of the court.
Materials submitted outside of the following deadlines
without leave of the court may be deemed withdrawn. Use of
discovery material as substantive evidence is controlled by
the Pretrial Order and the following requirements:
The party seeking to use a deposition at trial must deliver a
paper copy of the deposition to my chambers at least 24 hours
before the deposition is to be presented at trial. If less
than the entire deposition will be offered, the proponent
must 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.
The party seeking to use a deposition at trial must also
submit a list or index of unresolved objections to the court
in a motion in limine filed electrically at least 24 hours
before the deposition is to be presented at trial. The list
or index of objections must identify the location of the
objection by page and line as well as the precise nature of