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Case Name Leyba v. Santa Fe County JC-NM-0003
Docket / Court 6:05-cv-00036-BB-ACT ( D.N.M. )
State/Territory New Mexico
Case Type(s) Jail Conditions
Special Collection Strip Search Cases
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Affected Gender
Female
Male
General
Strip search policy
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. ยง 1983
State law
Defendant(s) Management and Training Corporation
Santa Fe County
Santa Fe County Detention Facility
Plaintiff Description All who, from January 12, 2002 to the present, were arrested and subjected to a strip search and/or body cavity search at the Santa Fe County Detention Facility without reasonable suspicion of the discovery of contraband or weapons.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations None on record
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted Yes
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief Damages
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Order Duration not on record
Case Closing Year 2006
Case Ongoing Yes
Additional Resources
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Case Studies After Decision: Implementation of Judicial Decrees in Correctional Settings
Written: Oct. 01, 1977
By: M. Kay Harris & Dudley P. Spiller (Temple University)
Citation: (1977)
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  Jail Strip-Search Cases: Patterns and Participants
http://law.duke.edu/journals/lcp
By: Margo Schlanger (Washington University in St. Louis)
Citation: 71 Law & Contemp. Problems 65 (2008)
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Docket(s)
6:05-cv-00036-BB-ACT (D.N.M.) 12/21/2007
JC-NM-0003-9000 PDF | Detail
PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Class Action Complaint for Damages for Violation of Civil and Constitutional Rights and for Declaratory and Injunctive Rights 01/12/2005
JC-NM-0003-0001 PDF | Detail
Joint Unopposed Motion for Preliminary Approval of Class Action Settlement Agreement 07/06/2006
JC-NM-0003-0010 PDF | Detail
Notice of Proposed Settlement of Santa Fe County Class Action Strip Search Case 07/24/2006
JC-NM-0003-0008 PDF | Detail
Order Granting Preliminary Approval of Settlement Agreement and Approving the Form and Manner of Notice 07/24/2006 (D.N.M.)
JC-NM-0003-0009 PDF | Detail
Supplement [re motion for order for entry of stipulated order amending preliminary approval of settlement agreement] 09/18/2006
JC-NM-0003-0015 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Stipulated Order Amending Preliminary Approval of Settlement Agreement and the Form and Manner of Notice 09/20/2006 (D.N.M.)
JC-NM-0003-0012 PDF | Detail
Class Action Claim Form 11/27/2006
JC-NM-0003-0007 PDF | Detail
Affidavit of Mark Patton in Support of Joint Unopposed Motion for Final Approval of Class Action Settlement Agreement 11/29/2006
JC-NM-0003-0004 PDF | Detail
Affidavit of Paul Bardacke in Support of Approval of Attorneys Fees and Costs 11/29/2006
JC-NM-0003-0005 PDF | Detail
Affidavit of John C. Bienvenu in Support of Joint Unopposed Motion for Final Approval of Class Action Settlement Agreement and Approval of Attorneys Fees, Costs and Incentive Payments 11/30/2006
JC-NM-0003-0002 PDF | Detail
Affidavit of Robert R. Rothstein in Support of Joint Unopposed Motion for Final Approval of Class Action Settlement Agreement and Approval of Attorneys Fees, Costs and Incentive Payments 11/30/2006
JC-NM-0003-0003 PDF | Detail
Joint Unopposed Motion for Final Approval of Class Action Settlement Agreement 12/01/2006
JC-NM-0003-0011 PDF | Detail
Memo in Support of Approval of Reasonable Attorneys Fees, Costs and Incentive Payments 12/01/2006
JC-NM-0003-0013 PDF | Detail
Affidavit of Mark H. Donatelli in Support of Joint Unopposed Motion for Final Approval of Class Action Settlement Agreement and Approval of Attorneys Fees, Costs and Incentive Payments 12/04/2006
JC-NM-0003-0006 PDF | Detail
Final Judgment of Dismissal and Order Granting Final Approval of Settlement Agreement 12/08/2006 (D.N.M.)
JC-NM-0003-0014 PDF | Detail
Joint Motion [to Amend/Correct by United States Of America] 06/24/2008
JC-NM-0003-0016 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Joint Motion [to Alter/Amend Judgment by United States Of America] 06/25/2009
JC-NM-0003-0017 PDF | Detail
Document Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Judges Black, Bruce D. (D.N.M.)
JC-NM-0003-0008 | JC-NM-0003-0009 | JC-NM-0003-0012 | JC-NM-0003-0014 | JC-NM-0003-9000
Motz, J. Frederick (D. Md.)
JC-NM-0003-0017
Torgerson, Alan C. (D.N.M.) [Magistrate]
JC-NM-0003-9000
Monitors/Masters Patton, Mark (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-0004
Plaintiff's Lawyers Bardacke, Paul (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-0005
Becker, Grace Chung (District of Columbia)
JC-NM-0003-0016
Bienvenu, John C. (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-0001 | JC-NM-0003-0002 | JC-NM-0003-0010 | JC-NM-0003-0011 | JC-NM-0003-0012 | JC-NM-0003-0013 | JC-NM-0003-0014 | JC-NM-0003-0015 | JC-NM-0003-9000
Brown Cutlar, Shanetta Y. (District of Columbia)
JC-NM-0003-0016
Donatelli, Mark H. (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-0001 | JC-NM-0003-0006 | JC-NM-0003-0010 | JC-NM-0003-0011 | JC-NM-0003-0012 | JC-NM-0003-0013 | JC-NM-0003-0014 | JC-NM-0003-0015 | JC-NM-0003-9000
Rothstein, Robert R. (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-0001 | JC-NM-0003-0003 | JC-NM-0003-0010 | JC-NM-0003-0011 | JC-NM-0003-0012 | JC-NM-0003-0013 | JC-NM-0003-0014 | JC-NM-0003-0015 | JC-NM-0003-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Dickman, Michael (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-0010 | JC-NM-0003-0011 | JC-NM-0003-0012 | JC-NM-0003-0014 | JC-NM-0003-9000
Eaton, P. Scott (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-0010 | JC-NM-0003-0011 | JC-NM-0003-0012 | JC-NM-0003-0014 | JC-NM-0003-9000
Phillips, Grace (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-9000
Van Luchene, Gary J. (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-0010 | JC-NM-0003-0011 | JC-NM-0003-0012 | JC-NM-0003-0014 | JC-NM-0003-9000
Wihl, Kurt (New Mexico)
JC-NM-0003-0010 | JC-NM-0003-0011 | JC-NM-0003-0012 | JC-NM-0003-0014 | JC-NM-0003-9000
Other Lawyers None on record

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