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Case Name United States v. Puerto Rico JI-PR-0004
Docket / Court 3:94-cv-02080 ( D.P.R. )
State/Territory Puerto Rico
Case Type(s) Juvenile Institution
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Affected Gender
Crowding / caseload
Assault/abuse by residents/inmates/students
Classification / placement
Disciplinary procedures
Disciplinary segregation
Fire safety
Food service / nutrition / hydration
Recreation / Exercise
Sanitation / living conditions
Special education
Staff (number, training, qualifications, wages)
Medical/Mental Health
Medical care, unspecified
Medication, administration of
Mental health care, general
Type of Facility
Causes of Action Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act), 29 U.S.C. § 701
Indv. w/ Disab. Educ. Act (IDEA), Educ. of All Handcpd. Children Act , 20 U.S.C. § 1400
Civil Rights of Institutionalized Persons Act (CRIPA), 42 U.S.C. § 1997 et seq.
Defendant(s) Cabo Rojo Industrial School
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Guaynabo Training School
Juvenile Institutions Administration
Metropolitan Training School at Bayam-n
Ponce Central Training School
Ponce Detention Center for Girls
Ponce Industrial School for Girls and Boys
The Central Treatment Center
Plaintiff Description U.S. Department of Justice
Indexed Lawyer Organizations None on record
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Order Duration 1994 - n/a
Case Closing Year n/a
Case Ongoing Yes
94-2080 (D.P.R.) 11/01/2016
JI-PR-0004-9000.pdf | Detail
PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Notice Letter re: CRIPA Investigation of Juvenile Facilities in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico 10/09/1991
JI-PR-0004-0001.pdf | Detail
Findings Letter re: CRIPA Investigation of Juvenile Facilities in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico 12/02/1992
JI-PR-0004-0002.pdf | Detail
Amended Complaint 08/22/1994
JI-PR-0004-0003.pdf | Detail
Findings Letter re: CRIPA Investigation of Juvenile Facilities in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico 09/14/1994
JI-PR-0004-0004.pdf | Detail
Consent Order 10/11/1994 (D.P.R.)
JI-PR-0004-0005.pdf | Detail
United States' Motion for Leave to Amend Complaint 10/07/1997
JI-PR-0004-0006.pdf | Detail
United States' Motion to Enter Settlement Agreement as an Order of the Court and for a Finding of Compliance with the Prison Litigation Reform Act 10/07/1997
JI-PR-0004-0009.pdf | Detail
Affidavit of Orlando L. Martinez 10/07/1997
JI-PR-0004-0012.pdf | Detail
Settlement Agreement 10/07/1997
JI-PR-0004-0013.pdf | Detail
Order 10/30/1997 (D.P.R.)
JI-PR-0004-0007.pdf | Detail
Second Amended Complaint 10/31/1997
JI-PR-0004-0008.pdf | Detail
Order 12/11/1997 (D.P.R.)
JI-PR-0004-0011.pdf | Detail
Settlement Agreement 12/12/1997
JI-PR-0004-0010.pdf | Detail
Order 04/10/2007 (2007 WL 1119336 / 2007 U.S.Dist.LEXIS 26653) (D.P.R.)
JI-PR-0004-0014.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Order 04/12/2007 (2007 U.S.Dist.LEXIS 27267) (D.P.R.)
JI-PR-0004-0016.pdf | LEXIS | Detail
Document Source: LexisNexis
Order 05/15/2007 (2007 WL 1455895) (D.P.R.)
JI-PR-0004-0015.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Judges Cerezo, Carmen Consuelo (D.P.R.)
JI-PR-0004-0007 | JI-PR-0004-0011 | JI-PR-0004-0014 | JI-PR-0004-0015 | JI-PR-0004-0016 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Monitors/Masters Benton, F. Warren (New York)
JI-PR-0004-0014 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Burgos, Javier T. (Puerto Rico)
Martinez, Orlando L. (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0012 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Plaintiff's Lawyers Dunne, John R. (District of Columbia)
Fernandez-Torres, Miguel A. (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0014 | JI-PR-0004-0016 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Frohboese, Robinsue (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0008 | JI-PR-0004-0010 | JI-PR-0004-0013
Gil, Guillermo (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0003 | JI-PR-0004-0009
Jones, Michelle A. (District of Columbia)
Mondino, Jennifer L. (District of Columbia)
Munos, Isabelle (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0008 | JI-PR-0004-0011
Munoz-Acosta, Isabelle (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0006 | JI-PR-0004-0009 | JI-PR-0004-0014 | JI-PR-0004-0015 | JI-PR-0004-0016 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Murphy, Amie S. (District of Columbia)
Patrick, Deval L. (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0003 | JI-PR-0004-0004 | JI-PR-0004-0005
Peabody, Arthur E. Jr. (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0003 | JI-PR-0004-0005
Perez, Sergio (District of Columbia)
Pinzler, Isabelle Katz (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0008 | JI-PR-0004-0010 | JI-PR-0004-0013
Preston, Judith C. (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0003 | JI-PR-0004-0005 | JI-PR-0004-0006 | JI-PR-0004-0008 | JI-PR-0004-0009 | JI-PR-0004-0010 | JI-PR-0004-0013
Reno, Janet (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0003 | JI-PR-0004-0008
Rios, Maria Hortensia (District of Columbia)
Rosenbaum, Steven H. (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0008 | JI-PR-0004-0010 | JI-PR-0004-0013
Saucedo, Luis E. (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0014 | JI-PR-0004-0015 | JI-PR-0004-0016 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Schoen, Benjamin P. (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0003 | JI-PR-0004-0005
Simons, Shaheena S. (District of Columbia)
Weiss, Daniel H. (District of Columbia)
JI-PR-0004-0014 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Agostini, Jose A. Fuentes (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0010 | JI-PR-0004-0013
Brugman-Mercado, Harry (Puerto Rico)
Crespin-Credi, Esther (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0014 | JI-PR-0004-0015 | JI-PR-0004-0016 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Del Valle Cruz, Carlos A. (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0014 | JI-PR-0004-0015 | JI-PR-0004-9000
del Valle-Emmanuelli, Luis F. (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0006 | JI-PR-0004-0009 | JI-PR-0004-0011 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Ferdman, Taraneh K. (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0014 | JI-PR-0004-0015 | JI-PR-0004-0016 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Laffitte, Miguel G. (Puerto Rico)
Landron-Guardiola, Eileen (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0016 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Longo-de-Morgan, Dennisse N. (Florida)
Lugo-Auffant, Daliah (Puerto Rico)
McCall, Michael C. (Puerto Rico)
Nemcik-Cruz, Rick (California)
Ojeda-Diez, Francisco A. (Puerto Rico)
Perez-Borerro, Arlene R. (Puerto Rico)
JI-PR-0004-0016 | JI-PR-0004-9000
Pierluisi, Pedro (Puerto Rico)
Ruiz-Comas, Roberto E. (Puerto Rico)
Surillo, Maria Judith (Puerto Rico)
Toland, Andrew J. (Maryland)
Vera-Ramirez, Eduardo A. (Puerto Rico)
Other Lawyers Berkan, Judith (Puerto Rico)
Diaz-Tejera, Jose V. (Puerto Rico)
Mendez-Villa, Mary Jo (Puerto Rico)
Morales-Perez, Erick (Puerto Rico)

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