University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
new search
page permalink
Case Name Walsh v. Franco JC-VT-0001
Docket / Court Unknown ( D. Vt. )
State/Territory Vermont
Case Type(s) Jail Conditions
Special Collection Strip Search Cases
Case Summary
Case summary not yet recorded

- click to show/hide ALL -
Issues and Causes of Action
click to show/hide detail
Issues
Affected Gender
Male
General
Search policies
Strip search policy
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. ยง 1983
Defendant(s) City of Burlington
City of Burlington Police Department
State of Vermont Department of Corrections
Plaintiff Description Plaintiff underwent a strip and body cavity in the processing area of the Chittenden County Correctional Center following his arrest for unpaid parking tickets.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations None on record
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief Unknown
Source of Relief Unknown
Form of Settlement None on record
Order Duration not on record
Case Closing Year n/a
Case Ongoing No
Additional Resources
click to show/hide detail
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)
[ Detail ] [ PDF ]

  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)
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

Docket(s)
No docket sheet currently in the collection
General Documents
Opinion 06/06/1988 (849 F.2d 66)
JC-VT-0001-0001.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Document Source: Google Scholar
Judges Kearse, Amalya Lyle (Second Circuit)
JC-VT-0001-0001
Lumbard, Joseph Edward (Second Circuit)
JC-VT-0001-0001
Oakes, James Lowell (D. Vt., Second Circuit)
JC-VT-0001-0001
Monitors/Masters None on record
Plaintiff's Lawyers Rath, David (Vermont)
JC-VT-0001-0001
Terwilliger, Carol H. (Vermont)
JC-VT-0001-0001
Defendant's Lawyers Amestoy, Jeffrey L. (Vermont)
JC-VT-0001-0001
Hartman, Donald F. (Vermont)
JC-VT-0001-0001
Shems, Ronald A. (Vermont)
JC-VT-0001-0001
Other Lawyers None on record

- click to show/hide ALL -

new search
page permalink

- top of page -