United States District Court, W.D. Washington, Seattle
ROBERT S. LASNIK, UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE.
Honorable Robert S. Lasnik This matter, having come to the
Court's attention on the Stipulation for Entry of a
Discovery Protective Order submitted by the United States of
America and the Defendants, GREGORY L. SMITH and KYLE R
MCCLURE, and their respective attorneys, and the Court,
having considered the motion, and being fully advised in this
matter, hereby enters the following PROTECTIVE ORDER:
following documents and materials are deemed Protected
Material. The United States will make available copies of the
Protected Materials, including those filed under seal, to
defense counsel to comply with the government's discovery
obligations. Possession of copies of the Protected Materials
is limited to the attorneys of record, and investigators,
paralegals, law clerks, experts, and assistants for the
attorneys of record (hereinafter collectively referred to as
members of the defense team). This category of Protected
Materials will be marked and labeled as "Protected
a. Grand Jury transcripts and exhibits.
b. Audio/video recordings of witnesses and defendants.
c. Witness and defendant statements, including but not
limited to reports of law enforcement officers memorializing
d. The personal information related to victim/witnesses, and
any statements and documents containing personal information
about or related to any victims and witnesses.
in this Order, the term "personal information"
refers to each victim and witness's full name, date of
birth, Social Security number (or other identification
information), driver's license number, address, telephone
number, location of residence or employment, school records,
juvenile criminal records, and other confidential
party producing discovery is responsible for clearly
identifying the material that is covered under the terms of
this order as protected.
Scope of Review of Protected Material
attorneys of record and members of the defense teams may
display and review the Protected Material with their
respective Defendant. The attorneys of record and members of
the defense teams agree that providing copies of the
Protected Material to the Defendants and other persons is
prohibited and they will not duplicate or provide copies of
Protected Material to the Defendants and other persons. The
only exception to this prohibition is that the attorneys of
record and members of the defense teams may provide
electronic copies of Protected Material to the Federal
Detention Center at SeaTac, Washington, for use in a
controlled environment by their respective Defendant, who is
currently in custody at the FDC.
United States Attorney's Office for the Western District
of Washington is similarly allowed to display and review the
Protected Material to lay witnesses, but is otherwise
prohibited from providing copies of the Protected Material to
lay witnesses, i.e. non-law enforcement witnesses.
Consent to Terms ...