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Case Name J.W. v. Roper PN-AL-0004
Docket / Court 2:10-cv-03314-AKK ( N.D. Ala. )
Additional Docket(s) 12-90035  [ 12-90035 ]
12-15551  [ 12-15551 ]
State/Territory Alabama
Case Type(s) Policing
Attorney Organization Southern Poverty Law Center
Case Summary
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Due Process
Unreasonable search and seizure
Defendant-type
Jurisdiction-wide
Law-enforcement
General
Aggressive behavior
Assault/abuse by staff
Excessive force
Failure to train
Juveniles
Pepper/OC spray
Restraints : chemical
Plaintiff Type
City/County Plaintiff
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. ยง 1983
State law
Defendant(s) Birmingham Board of Education
Birmingham Police Department
Plaintiff Description The class includes all current and future high school students in the Birmingham City Schools. A few current high school students also filed individual claims.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations Southern Poverty Law Center
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted Yes
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party Mixed
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Damages
Source of Relief Litigation
Settlement
Filing Year 2010
Case Closing Year 2018
Case Ongoing No
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Docket(s)
2:10-cv-03314 (N.D. Ala.)
PN-AL-0004-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/14/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint [ECF# 1]
PN-AL-0004-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/01/2010
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum Opinion [ECF# 48] (N.D. Ala.)
PN-AL-0004-0003.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/20/2011
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [ECF# 50] (N.D. Ala.)
PN-AL-0004-0004.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/20/2011
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum and Opinion Order [ECF# 187] (2012 WL 3849032 / 2012 U.S.Dist.LEXIS 124183) (N.D. Ala.)
PN-AL-0004-0005.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 08/31/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Corrected Third Amended Complaint [ECF# 188]
PN-AL-0004-0002.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/10/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum Opinion and Order [ECF# 196] (N.D. Ala.)
PN-AL-0004-0006.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/03/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Per Curiam Opinion [Ct. of App. ECF# 212-1] (541 Fed.Appx. 937)
PN-AL-0004-0007.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 09/19/2013
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law [ECF# 282]
PN-AL-0004-0008.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/30/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Appeals from the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama [Ct. of App. ECF# 316-1]
PN-AL-0004-0009.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/27/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges Black, Susan Harrell (M.D. Fla., Eleventh Circuit) show/hide docs
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Edenfield, Berry Avant (S.D. Ga.) show/hide docs
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Kallon, Abdul K. [Karim] (N.D. Ala.) show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Bauer, Mary C. (Virginia) show/hide docs
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Graunke, Kristi L. (Georgia) show/hide docs
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Howard, Ebony G. (Alabama) show/hide docs
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King, Nicole E. (Alabama) show/hide docs
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Latta, Forrest S. (Alabama) show/hide docs
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