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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
Content of Injunction
Monitor/Master
Reporting
Crowding
Crowding / caseload
Defendant-type
Jurisdiction-wide
General
Assault/abuse by residents/inmates/students
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
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 42 U.S.C. § 1983
Declaratory Judgment Act, 28 U.S.C. § 2201
Habeas Corpus, 28 U.S.C. §§ 2241-2253; 2254; 2255
State law
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 Defendant
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief Declaratory Judgment
None yet
Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Litigation
None yet
Form of Settlement None on record
Order Duration not on record
Case Closing Year n/a
Case Ongoing Yes
Additional Resources
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Links Philadelphia Forfeiture
http://ij.org/case/philadelphia-forfeiture/
By: Institute for Justice (Institute for Justice)
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Docket(s)
0:11−cv−03659−DWF−JJK (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-9002.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/31/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint for Violation of Civil Rights Pursuant to 42 IJ.S.C. 1983
CJ-MN-0002-0012.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/15/2011
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum of Law in Support of Application for Temporary Restraining Order/Preliminary Injunction
CJ-MN-0002-0004.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/21/2011
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Amended Order (staying cases) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0005.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/06/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
First Amended Complaint
CJ-MN-0002-0007.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/15/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Plaintiffs' Memorandum of Law in Support of Motion for Restraining Order
CJ-MN-0002-0006.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/28/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Plaintiffs' Memorandum of Law in support of Amended Motion for Class Certification
CJ-MN-0002-0008.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/28/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
State Defendants' Memorandum of Law in Opposition to Plaintiffs' Motion for Class Certification
CJ-MN-0002-0009.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/13/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Certifying Class Pursuant to Rule 23(b)(2) (283 F.R.D. 514) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0002.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 07/24/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Agreement
CJ-MN-0002-0010.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/24/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [Denying Temporary Restraining Order] (2012 WL 3061863) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0003.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 07/26/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [Creating Sex Offender Civil Commitment Advisory Task Force] (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/15/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Regarding Sex Offender Civil Commitment Advisory Task Force (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0013.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/15/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order on Composition of Michigan Sex Offender Program Evaluation Team (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0019.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/09/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order (2012 WL 6044652) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0014.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 12/04/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Regarding the MSOP Program Evaluation Team (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0015.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/13/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0016.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/26/2013
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Amended Protective Order (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0020.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/12/2013
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Brief of Amici Curia--ACLU‐MN
CJ-MN-0002-0021.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/27/2013
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum Opinion and Order (6 F.Supp.3d 916) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0018.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 02/19/2014
Source: Justia
Order to Show Cause (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0022.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/02/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0031.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/27/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Second Amended Protective Order (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0023.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/01/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum, Opinion, and Order relating to Motion for Immediate Transfer of R.B. (6 F.Supp.3d 958) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0024.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 08/11/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order and Opinion (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0040.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/11/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order and Opinion (2014 WL 4446270) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0039.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 09/09/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Third Amended Complaint
CJ-MN-0002-0017.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/28/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Motion to Dismiss Specific Counts (2015 WL 1893191) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0025.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 04/24/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Findings of Facts, Conclusions of Law, and Order (109 F.Supp.3d 1139) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0026.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 06/15/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [Regarding Plaintiff's Motion to Dismiss Counts] (2015 WL 3755930) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0032.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 06/17/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Approving Class Notice Modifications (109 F.Supp.3d 1139) (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0028.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 07/17/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum Opinion and Order (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0033.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/22/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Appointing Special Master (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0034.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/23/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [regarding plaintiff's motion to dismiss] (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0035.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/10/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Brief of Amici Curiae-Eric S. Janus and ACLU, MN
CJ-MN-0002-0030.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/14/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
First Interim Relief Order (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0027.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/28/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [regarding defendant's motion to stay] (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0036.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/23/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [lifting stay] (D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0037.pdf | Detail
Date: 04/14/2016
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
United States Court of Appeals Judgment (845 F.3d 394)
CJ-MN-0002-0041.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 01/03/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Judges Boylan, Arthur J. (D. Minn.) [Magistrate]
CJ-MN-0002-0001 | CJ-MN-0002-0013
Colloton, Steven M. (Eighth Circuit)
CJ-MN-0002-0041
Davis, Michael James (FISC, 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-0002-0018 | CJ-MN-0002-0022 | CJ-MN-0002-0024 | CJ-MN-0002-0025 | CJ-MN-0002-0026 | CJ-MN-0002-0027 | CJ-MN-0002-0028 | CJ-MN-0002-0031 | CJ-MN-0002-0032 | CJ-MN-0002-0033 | CJ-MN-0002-0034 | CJ-MN-0002-0035 | CJ-MN-0002-0036 | CJ-MN-0002-0037 | CJ-MN-0002-0039 | CJ-MN-0002-0040 | CJ-MN-0002-9002
Keyes, Jeffrey J. Court not on record [Magistrate]
CJ-MN-0002-0015 | CJ-MN-0002-0016 | CJ-MN-0002-0019 | CJ-MN-0002-0020 | CJ-MN-0002-0023 | CJ-MN-0002-9002
Murphy, Diana E. (Eighth Circuit, D. Minn.)
CJ-MN-0002-0041
Shepherd, Bobby E. (W.D. Ark., Eighth Circuit)
CJ-MN-0002-0041
Monitors/Masters Magnuson, Eric J. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Plaintiff's Lawyers Borrelli, Raina (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0017 | CJ-MN-0002-9002
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-0002-9002
Goodwin, David A. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0006 | CJ-MN-0002-0008 | CJ-MN-0002-0017 | CJ-MN-0002-9002
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-0002-9002
Massopust, Lucia G. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Taubel, Eric S. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Defendant's Lawyers Alpert, Steven H (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0010 | CJ-MN-0002-9002
Brennaman, Nathan A (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Figueroa, Ricardo (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0009 | CJ-MN-0002-9002
Ikeda, Scott H (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Kieley, Max H. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Welle, Adam H. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Winter, Aaron (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Other Lawyers Anfinson, Mark R. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Borger, John P. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Janus, Eric S. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-0021 | CJ-MN-0002-0030 | CJ-MN-0002-9002
Kirwin, John L. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Lebedoff, Randy M. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Nelson, Teresa (New York)
CJ-MN-0002-0021 | CJ-MN-0002-0030 | CJ-MN-0002-9002
Nickitas, Peter J. (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002
Walker, Mary Andreleita (Minnesota)
CJ-MN-0002-9002

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