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Case Name Karsjens v. Minnesota Department of Human Services CJ-MN-0002
Docket / Court 0:11-cv-03659-DWF-JJK ( D. Minn. )
State/Territory Minnesota
Case Type(s) Criminal Justice (Other)
Jail Conditions
Case Summary
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Due Process
Free Exercise Clause
Freedom of speech/association
Unreasonable search and seizure
Crowding
Crowding / caseload
Defendant-type
Jurisdiction-wide
General
Conditions of confinement
Confidentiality
Counseling
Discharge & termination plans
Disciplinary procedures
Disciplinary segregation
Disparate Treatment
Food service / nutrition / hydration
Grievance Procedures
Law library access
Library (non-law) access
Loss or damage to property
Mail
Over/Unlawful Detention
Parents (visitation, involvement)
Pattern or Practice
Phone
Records Disclosure
Recreation / Exercise
Rehabilitation
Religious programs / policies
Restraints : physical
Sanitation / living conditions
Search policies
Sex offender regulation
Sexual abuse by residents/inmates
Staff (number, training, qualifications, wages)
Strip search policy
Totality of conditions
Unconstitutional conditions of confinement
Visiting
Work release or work assignments
Medical/Mental Health
Medical care, general
Medication, administration of
Mental health care, general
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action State law
Declaratory Judgment Act, 28 U.S.C. § 2201
42 U.S.C. § 1983
Defendant(s) Minnesota Department of Human Services
Minnesota Sex Offender Program
Plaintiff Description "All patients currently civilly committed in the Minnesota Sex Offender Program pursuant to Min.. Stat. § 253B."
Indexed Lawyer Organizations None on record
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted Yes
Prevailing Party not on record
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief None yet

Source of Relief None yet
Form of Settlement
Order Duration not on record
Case Closing Year n/a
Case Ongoing Yes
Docket(s)
0:11-cv-03659-DWF-JJK (D. Minn.) 11/07/2014
CJ-MN-0002-9000 PDF | Detail
PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint for Violation of Civil Rights Pursuant to 42 IJ.S.C. 1983 Jury Trial DEMANDED 12/15/2011
CJ-MN-0002-0012 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum of Law in Support of Application for Temporary Restraining Order/Preliminary Injunction 12/21/2011
CJ-MN-0002-0004 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Amended Order (staying cases) 02/06/2012 (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0005 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
First Amended Complaint 03/15/2012
CJ-MN-0002-0007 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Plaintiffs' Memorandum of Law in Support of Motion for Restraining Order 06/28/2012
CJ-MN-0002-0006 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Plaintiffs' Memorandum of Law in support of Amended Motion for Class Certification 06/28/2012
CJ-MN-0002-0008 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
State Defendants' Memorandum of Law in Opposition to Plaintiffs' Motion for Class Certification 07/13/2012
CJ-MN-0002-0009 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Certifying Class Pursuant to Rule 23(b)(2) 07/24/2012 (283 F.R.D. 514) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0002 PDF | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Agreement 07/24/2012
CJ-MN-0002-0010 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [Denying Temporary Restraining Order] 07/26/2012 (2012 WL 3061863) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0003 PDF | WESTLAW | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [Creating Sex Offender Civil Commitment Advisory Task Force] 08/15/2012 (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0001 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Regarding Sex Offender Civil Commitment Advisory Task Force 10/15/2012 (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0013 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order 12/04/2012 (2012 WL 6044652) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0014 PDF | WESTLAW | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Regarding the MSOP Program Evaluation Team 12/13/2012 (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0015 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order 02/26/2013 (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0016 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Third Amended Complaint 10/28/2014
CJ-MN-0002-0017 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Judges Boylan, Arthur J. (D. Minn.) [Magistrate]
CJ-MN-0002-0001 | CJ-MN-0002-0013
Davis, Michael J. (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0005
Frank, Donovan W. (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0002 | CJ-MN-0002-0003 | CJ-MN-0002-0014 | CJ-MN-0002-9000
Keyes, Jeffrey J. Court not on record
CJ-MN-0002-0015 | CJ-MN-0002-0016 | CJ-MN-0002-9000
Monitors/Masters None on record
Plaintiff's Lawyers Borrelli, Raina (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0017 | CJ-MN-0002-9000
Challeen, Raina (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0006 | CJ-MN-0002-0008
Gluek, Karla (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0006 | CJ-MN-0002-0008 | CJ-MN-0002-0017 | CJ-MN-0002-9000
Goodwin, David A. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0006 | CJ-MN-0002-0008 | CJ-MN-0002-0017 | CJ-MN-0002-9000
Gustafson, Daniel E. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0006 | CJ-MN-0002-0007 | CJ-MN-0002-0008 | CJ-MN-0002-0010 | CJ-MN-0002-0017 | CJ-MN-0002-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Alpert, Steven H (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0010 | CJ-MN-0002-9000
Figueroa, Ricardo (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0009 | CJ-MN-0002-9000 | CJ-MN-0002-9000
Kieley, Max H. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9000
Other Lawyers None on record

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