UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
June 11, 2009
FARHI SAEED BIN MOHAMMED, ET AL., PETITIONERS,
BARACK H. OBAMA, ET AL., RESPONDENTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gladys Kessler United States District Judge
A Status Conference was held in this case on June 11, 2009, which was closed due to discussion of classified information. Upon consideration of Petitioner's Motion for 30-Day Notice [Dkt. No. 191] and Emergency Motion Challenging Protected Information Designation [Dkt. No. 192], the representations of the parties, and the entire record herein, it is hereby
ORDERED, that Petitioner's Motion for 30-Day Notice is denied. See Kiyemba v. Obama, 561 F.3d 509, 515 (D.C. Cir. 2009) ("[T]he requirement that the Government provide pre-transfer notice interferes with the Executive's ability to conduct the sensitive diplomatic negotiations required to arrange safe transfers for detainees."); and it is further
ORDERED, that Petitioner's Emergency Motion is denied without prejudice; and it is further
ORDERED, that parties shall report on the status of the case by July 13, 2009, at 5:00 p.m.; and it is further
ORDERED, that the Government's oral Motion for Stay is granted. The case is stayed until July 14, 2009; and it is further
ORDERED, that a Status Conference shall be held on July 14, 2009, at 10 a.m.
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