Can you tell me under what Federal Rule of procedure in a civil case it would be required to refile exhibits with an amended complaint that were already admitted with a prior amended complaint? Especially when there was a stipulation made at the end of the amended complaint that "plaintiff adopts all prior submitted exhibits as if set forth herein."
Considering the great lengths most state courts go to with rules and stipulations aimed reducing unnecessary redundancy of documents, I am surprised -- especially with electronic filing in Federal Courts -- that there isn't something noted as precedent for reducing this need. They are in the record; clearly on the docket tree and noted; and they are specifically referred to being adopted in the following amended complaint.
Is there a particular way "attaching" them to an already filed Amended Complaint needs to be done? Or just go back to the Clerk with another copy of both and be redundant about the same complaint?
After thinking about this, I guess a MOTION TO ATTACH EXHIBITS would suffice?
Is "praecipe" in your context different than I understand, which is usually a writ from the bench, or would my Motion To Attach be the same?
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