IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS
April 10, 2007
RUSSELL CLEVENGER, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND ADMINISTRATOR OF THE ESTATE OF CAROLYN CLEVENGER, AND AS GUARDIAN AND NEXT FRIEND OF MINOR CHILDREN ASHLEY CLEVENGER AND ANDREW CLEVENGER, PLAINTIFF,
EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Herndon, District Judge
The Court issues this Order, sua sponte, STRIKING Defendant's Reply (Doc. 12) to Plaintiff's Response in Opposition to Defendant's Motion to Dismiss, or in the Alternative, to Transfer. The Court refers Defendant to Local Civil Rule 7.1(d), which states, "Reply briefs shall not exceed five (5) pages." Defendant's Reply is thirteen (13) pages long, thereby exceeding the permissible page limit. Moreover, Defendant did not seek leave to file additional pages. Therefore, Defendant is allowed leave to file a Reply conforming with Local Civil Rule 7.1(d) by April 16, 2007.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
David R Herndon United States District Court
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