Federal Judge Stays Duplicative Dean v. NBC Action Until Resolution of Parallel Superior Court Case

Judge Leon today stayed the federal court case captioned Dean v. NBC until the previously-filed and pending Superior Court action between the same parties is resolved.  The Court’s order reads:

MINUTE ORDER granting nunc pro tunc 2 Defendants’ Motion to Stay or, in the Alternative, for an Order Extending Time to Answer or Respond to the Complaint. It is hereby ORDERED that the motion is GRANTED; and it is further ORDERED that this action is stayed pending final resolution of Dean v. NBC Universal et al., Case Number 2011 CA 006055 B, currently pending in the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. Signed by Judge Richard J. Leon on 5/14/2012. (lcrjl1) (Entered: 05/14/2012)

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