UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
December 9, 2005
LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE ON CIVIL RIGHTS, PLAINTIFF,
ALBERTO GONZALES, ATTORNEY GENERAL, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
Upon consideration of defendants' motion  for summary judgment and motion to stay proceedings pursuant to Open America v. Watergate Special Prosecution Force, 547 F.2d 605 (D.C. Cir. 1976), the opposition and reply thereto and after a review of the entire record, it is hereby
ORDERED that defendants' motion  for summary judgment and an Open America Stay is granted in part and denied in part, and it is further
ORDERED that plaintiff's motion  for partial summary judgment is granted in part and denied in part. It is further
ORDERED that defendants shall expedite processing plaintiff's FOIA requests and produce the requested records to plaintiffs as soon as practicable, but no later than September 28, 2006; and it is further
ORDERED that defendants have to and including October 28, 2006, to provide a Vaughn Index, supporting declaration and motion for summary judgment relating to the remaining FOIA requests before the Court; and it is further
ORDERED that defendants shall disclose to plaintiffs the draft of the proposed 7th Edition of Federal Prosecution of Election Officials and the names and work telephone extension numbers of paralegals of the Department of Justice that have been withheld; and it is further
ORDERED that defendants may withhold the information redacted from law enforcement records in the court records and filing previously processed; and it is further
ORDERED that plaintiff's motion  to Expedite Plaintiff's Motion for Expedited Consideration is found to be MOOT.
Signed by Royce C. Lamberth, United States District Judge, December 9, 2005.
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