United States District Court, D. Montana, Great Falls Division
Morris United States District Court Judge
an arraignment on July 30, 2019. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
following schedule will govern all pretrial procedures in
Trial Date: Monday, September 30, 2019 at No. 9:00 a.m.
Missouri River Federal Courthouse Great Falls, Montana
Final Pretrial Conference: September 30, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
Discovery deadline: August 2, 2019
Motions deadline (including motions in limine): August 30,
Plea agreement deadline or Notice of Intent to Proceed to
Trial: September 16, 2019
Jury instructions and trial briefs deadline: September 23,
schedule must be strictly adhered to by the parties.
efficiently prepare for trial within the times set above,
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED:
On or before the discovery deadline set above, the government
shall, upon request of the attorneys for the defendants,
provide to the defendant all discoverable materials specified
in Federal Rule of Criminal Procedure 16(a). The government
shall make specific disclosure of its intent to use any
statements or confessions made by the defendant. If defendant
questions the admissibility of such statement or confession,
the hearing required by Jackson v. Denno, 378 U.S.
368 (1964), shall be held at least ten (10) days prior to
The parties are under a continuing duty of disclosure and
discovery of materials set forth herein, pursuant to Federal
Rule of Criminal Procedure 16(c). If expert witnesses are
engaged, the parties shall fully comply with the requirements
of Rule 16(a)(1)(E) and Rule 16(b)(1)(C), respectively.
Notice of expert witness will be filed two weeks before
Motions: All pretrial motions, other than motions to
enter a guilty plea, must be filed, along with a brief in
support, on or before the motions deadline indicated above. A
response brief is due on or before the response deadline
indicated above. An optional reply brief may be filed within
seven (7) calendar days of the filing ...