University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
new search
page permalink
Case Name DePriest ex rel. C.B. v. Walnut Grove Correctional Authority JI-MS-0007
Docket / Court 3:10-cv-00663-CWR-FKB ( S.D. Miss. )
State/Territory Mississippi
Case Type(s) Juvenile Institution
Prison Conditions
Special Collection Post-PLRA enforceable consent decrees
Attorney Organization ACLU National Prison Project
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
Constitutional Clause
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Content of Injunction
Develop anti-discrimination policy
Implement complaint/dispute resolution process
Monitor/Master
Monitoring
Recordkeeping
Defendant-type
Corrections
Jurisdiction-wide
General
Assault/abuse by residents/inmates/students
Assault/abuse by staff
Conditions of confinement
Confinement/isolation
Disciplinary segregation
Education
Excessive force
Failure to discipline
Failure to supervise
Failure to train
Grievance Procedures
Juveniles
Parents (visitation, involvement)
Pepper/OC spray
Protective custody
Record-keeping
Records Disclosure
Restraints : chemical
Sex w/ staff; sexual harassment by staff
Sexual abuse by residents/inmates
Special education
Staff (number, training, qualifications, wages)
Strip search policy
Suicide prevention
Visiting
Medical/Mental Health
Dental care
Intellectual/Developmental Disability
Medical care, general
Mental health care, general
Suicide prevention
Untreated pain
Wound care
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Type of Facility
Non-government for profit
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. § 1983
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), 42 U.S.C. §§ 12111 et seq.
Declaratory Judgment Act, 28 U.S.C. § 2201
Indv. w/ Disab. Educ. Act (IDEA), Educ. of All Handcpd. Children Act , 20 U.S.C. § 1400
Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act), 29 U.S.C. § 701
State law
Defendant(s) Geo Group, Inc.
Health Assurance, L.L.C.
The State of Mississippi
The State of Mississippi
Walnut Grove Correctional Authority
Plaintiff Description All present and future prisoners at the Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility, all male prisoners age 17 or younger in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections, and all male prisoners age 18 or 19 who will be housed in the Youthful Offender Unit
Indexed Lawyer Organizations ACLU National Prison Project
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted Yes
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Attorneys fees
Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Order Duration 2012 - 2017
Case Closing Year 2017
Case Ongoing Yes
Case Listing JI-MS-0012 : DOJ Investigation of Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility (No Court)
Additional Resources
click to show/hide detail
  Jail Strip-Search Cases: Patterns and Participants
http://law.duke.edu/journals/lcp
Date: Spring 2008
By: Margo Schlanger (Washington University in St. Louis Faculty)
Citation: 71 Law & Contemp. Problems 65 (2008)
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

Docket(s)
3:10-cv-00663-CWR-FKB (S.D. Miss.)
JI-MS-0007-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 05/01/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint [ECF# 1]
JI-MS-0007-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/16/2010
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Notice of Dismissal [ECF# 59]
JI-MS-0007-0008.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/15/2011
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Plaintiffs' Notice of Findings of the United States' Investigation of the Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility [ECF# 74]
JI-MS-0007-0007.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/21/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Consent Decree [Pertaining to All Present and Future Prisoners at the Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility] [ECF# 75-3]
JI-MS-0007-0003.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/26/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Consent Decree [Pertaining to All Male Youth Age 17 or Under Who Are in the Custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections] [ECF# 75-1]
JI-MS-0007-0004.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/26/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Approving Settlement [ECF# 75] (S.D. Miss.)
JI-MS-0007-0005.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/26/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Approving Settlement [ECF# 75] (S.D. Miss.)
JI-MS-0007-0009.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/26/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
[Transcript of Emergency] Hearing
JI-MS-0007-0006.pdf | Detail
Date: 05/29/2012
[Amended] Order [ECF# 170] (2015 WL 3795020 / 2015 U.S.Dist.LEXIS 75738) (S.D. Miss.)
JI-MS-0007-0011.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 06/10/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Final Judgment Pursuant to Rule 54(b) [ECF# 175] (2015 WL 3795020) (S.D. Miss.)
JI-MS-0007-0012.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 07/09/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Opinion [Ct. of App. ECF# 58]
JI-MS-0007-0013.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/27/2016
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [ECF# 208] (2017 WL 4228751) (S.D. Miss.)
JI-MS-0007-0014.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 09/22/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Granting in Part & Denying in Part Attorney's Fee Award [ECF# 217] (2018 WL 1958285) (S.D. Miss.)
JI-MS-0007-0015.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 04/25/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Judges Ball, F. Keith (S.D. Miss.) [Magistrate]
JI-MS-0007-9000
Reeves, Carlton Wayne (S.D. Miss.)
JI-MS-0007-0003 | JI-MS-0007-0004 | JI-MS-0007-0005 | JI-MS-0007-0006 | JI-MS-0007-0009 | JI-MS-0007-0011 | JI-MS-0007-0012 | JI-MS-0007-0014 | JI-MS-0007-0015 | JI-MS-0007-9000
Plaintiff's Lawyers Bedi, Sheila A. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-0001 | JI-MS-0007-0003 | JI-MS-0007-0004 | JI-MS-0007-0007 | JI-MS-0007-0008 | JI-MS-0007-9000
Bidinger, Sarah D (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Carroll, Vanessa (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Chartoff, Marion D. (Alabama)
JI-MS-0007-0001
Eber, Gabriel B. (District of Columbia)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Eichelberger, Jennie S.H. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Howard, Jacob W. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Johnson, Jadine (Alabama)
JI-MS-0007-0001
McDuff, Robert B. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-0001 | JI-MS-0007-0003 | JI-MS-0007-0004 | JI-MS-0007-0006 | JI-MS-0007-0008 | JI-MS-0007-9000
Nong, Dominique (Alabama)
JI-MS-0007-0001
Owens, Jody E. II (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-0006 | JI-MS-0007-9000
Winter, Margaret (District of Columbia)
JI-MS-0007-0001 | JI-MS-0007-0003 | JI-MS-0007-0004 | JI-MS-0007-0008 | JI-MS-0007-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Bell, Lewis W (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Bentley, Michael J. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Butler, Gregory Todd (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Friedman, Gary E. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Johnson, Walter T. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Matheny, Justin L. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-0006 | JI-MS-0007-9000
Minor, Wilson D. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-0006 | JI-MS-0007-9000
Nobile, Krissy Casey (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Pedersen, Robert H. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Pizzetta, Harold Edward III (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Siler, William T. Jr. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Thaggard, Lee (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Williams, Michael C. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000
Other Lawyers Humphrey, Omar K. (Mississippi)
JI-MS-0007-9000

- click to show/hide ALL -

new search
page permalink

- top of page -