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Originally Posted August 20, 2021
by Robert Baty
The New York Post published a story today reporting that Frances Amato had recently filed a federal suit against Judge McGinty.
Link to New York Post Article
Regarding the quality of reporting by the New York Post:
“Overall we rate the New York Post on the far end of Right-Center Biased due to story selection that typically favors the Right and Mixed (borderline questionable) for factual reporting based on several failed fact checks.”
Original Complaint, Exhibit A
Order (Text Only)
Available Amended Complaint Documents
See Exhibits 3, 4 & 5 File Links Below
Update August 21, 2021
The New York Post article mentioned that Judge McGinty was to be deposed yesterday in the related case of Alana Orr. Frances Amato was dismissed from that case. Frances Amato may be hoping to get her own deposition with Judge McGinty, but I don’t think that is going to happen. I think Frances Amato’s new case, referenced above, will ultimately be dismissed as was her earlier attempt to sue Judge McGinty.
Below are the restrictions the Court put on the deposition of Judge McGinty. I suspect Orr and Amato may have trouble keeping their mouths/keyboards shut about the matter. We will see.
For all of her experience with federal cases, Frances Amato is talking big and as if she doesn’t know how things work in federal court. She has posted the following 2 messages to her FaceBook page.
Criminal charges are not “pressed” by civilians. Frances might whine all she wants about alleged criminal activity, but it’s up to law enforcement to “press criminal charges”.
Judge McGinty is no where near being served in Frances’ suit referenced above.
I decided copying Exhibits 3, 4 & 5 for this article was appropriate and they are listed below!
Frances Amato is getting a little threatening, as have so many others (i.e., Kent Hovind), by invoking God and suggesting God will “get McGinty”!
Update August 22, 2021
For reference and background, here is a link to a New York Appeals Court case on the custody matter; from 2018.
August 23, 2021
So, seems to me, Frances filed her own new lawsuit in hopes she could get her own deposition out of Judge McGinty. I don’t think that is going to work for Frances. We will see.
The New York Attorney General appears to think the New York Post article is symptomatic that Alana Orr, et al, have already violated the Court’s order protecting the deposition of Judge McGinty.
I report. You decide.
Update August 24, 2021
Alana Orr gets a pass, for now, regarding the Attorney General’s concern over the New York Post article about Judge McGinty’s deposition.
Update August 26, 2021
Update August 27, 2021
The Court has been cleaning up the docket record in the Amato v. McGinty case. Following is the latest updates with the files containing the amended complaing and Exhibits 1-5.
Someone could have a problem regarding Exhibit #2, the Beesmer Criminal Record! I report! You decide!
Update August 31, 2021
Alana Orr really, really wants to have the McGinty deposition released to the public!
Update September 14, 2021
Judge McGinty has filed his brief in support of his motion that the deposition not be released.
Update October 13, 2021
McGinty files another motion alleging Orr in violation of protection order as to deposition; wants hearing!
Update October 28, 2021
Court to Amato – “Try Again!”
Update November 15, 2021
Seems Frances failed to keep the Court advised of her address! She did, however, amend her request for “pauper” status and provide her super secret address to the Court (redacted from exhibit below).
Update November 24, 2021
NOTE: The above is from the related Orr v. McGinty case, not the Amato v. McGinty case!
In the Amato v. McGinty case, Frances Amato has again been denied “pauper” status!
Update November 26, 2021
Another woman, Tammy Terpening, joins Orr & McGinty in trying to “get McGinty”:
Terpening Cover Letter
Terpening Pauper Claims
Terpening Docket Record
Update December 14, 2021
A little more progress in the Orr case:
Frances Amato files another “pauper” request:
Tammy Terpening pleads for help:
Update December 17, 2021
Orr and Amato both lose in latest round of decisions by the Federal District Court!
Update January 11, 2022
Frances Amato tries again for pauper status!
Update January 13, 2022
Orr gets Show Cause Order for alleged violations of protective order!
Update January 25, 2022
Judge McGinty, in the Orr case, asks Court to stay proceedings pending a resolution of the Show Cause Order directed at Orr, as indicated above.
Image of Letter
Update January 26, 2022
CASE DISMISSED – See Order!
Update January 28, 2022
Orr’s lawyer pleads guilty and wants to apologize to the Court and Defendant.
Update February 2, 2022
Summary Judgment Motion in the works in the Orr case, and it looks like it is more likely to be granted than not; in my opinion.
McGinty Letter Motion of 02012022 (Docket Entry #151)
Transcription of Orr deposition in Orr Amato et al v McGinty (Exhibit A – 177 Pages)
Update February 10, 2022
Judge McGinty responds to Orr’s response to Show Cause regarding the imposition of sanctions, and Frances Amato is featured prominently in Judge McGinty’s response.
Update February 18, 2022
Amato v. McGinty – ORDER of DISMISSAL
Update March 8, 2022
Alana Orr isn’t giving up. She’s fighting motion for summary judgment!
Update March 28, 2022
Judgment entered in Amato v. McGinty:
Update June 17, 2022
Tammy Terpening Update – DISMISSED!
Update July 8, 2022
Alana Orr’s lawyer sanctioned $500 for misbehavior.
Is a dismissal coming next?
Update August 26, 2022
ORDER and JUDGMENT in the case of Alana Orr!
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