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Case Name Amador v. Baca JC-CA-0110
Docket / Court 2:10-cv-1649 ( C.D. Cal. )
State/Territory California
Case Type(s) Jail Conditions
Special Collection Post-WalMart decisions on class certification
Strip Search Cases
Attorney Organization Kaye, McLane, Bednarski & Litt
Case Summary
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Affected Gender
Female
Constitutional Clause
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Due Process
Equal Protection
Unreasonable search and seizure
Defendant-type
Corrections
Jurisdiction-wide
Law-enforcement
Discrimination-basis
Sex discrimination
General
Assault/abuse by staff
Bathing and hygiene
Classification / placement
Conditions of confinement
Excessive force
Grievance Procedures
Sanitation / living conditions
Search policies
Sex w/ staff; sexual harassment by staff
Strip search policy
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. § 1983
Defendant(s) Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
Plaintiff Description Former female inmates who were imprisoned in the Century Regional Detention Facility, a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department facility.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations Kaye, McLane, Bednarski & Litt
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted Yes
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party None Yet / None
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief None yet
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Filed 03/05/2010
Case Ongoing Yes
Case Listing JC-NJ-0022 : Florence v. County of Burlington (D.N.J.)
JC-CA-0007 : Bull v. City and County of San Francisco (N.D. Cal.)
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  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)
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Docket(s)
10-1649 (C.D. Cal.)
JC-CA-0110-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 01/18/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Class Action Complaint for Damages and Injunctive Relief [ECF# 1]
JC-CA-0110-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/05/2010
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Second Amended Class Action Complaint for Damages and Injunctive Relief [ECF# 109]
JC-CA-0110-0002.pdf | Detail
Date: 01/28/2011
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
In Chambers Order Re: Motion to Dismiss [ECF# 170] (C.D. Cal.)
JC-CA-0110-0003.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/19/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
In Chambers Order Re: Motion to Compel and Motion for Class Certification [ECF# 173] (C.D. Cal.)
JC-CA-0110-0004.pdf | Detail
Date: 01/09/2013
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Re: Motion for Class Certification [ECF# 232] (299 F.R.D. 618) (C.D. Cal.)
JC-CA-0110-0005.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 03/12/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Granting in Part and Denying in Part Plaintiff's Renewed Motion for Class Certification [ECF# 263] (2014 WL 10044904) (C.D. Cal.)
JC-CA-0110-0006.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 12/18/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Granting Plaintiff's Renewed Motion for Class Certification [ECF# 327] (2016 WL 8904537) (C.D. Cal.)
JC-CA-0110-0007.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 11/18/2016
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Fourth Amended Class Action Complaint for Damages [ECF# 334]
JC-CA-0110-0008.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/19/2016
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Civil Minutes - General [In Chambers Order Granting Plaintiffs' Motion for Summary Judgment and Granting in Part and Denying in Part Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment] [ECF# 361] (2017 WL 9472901) (C.D. Cal.)
JC-CA-0110-0009.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 06/07/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges McDermott, John E. Court not on record [Magistrate] show/hide docs
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Wilson, Stephen Victor (C.D. Cal.) show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Anderson-Barker, Cynthia M. (California) show/hide docs
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Battles, Lindsay B. (California) show/hide docs
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Cook, Donald W. (California) show/hide docs
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Estuar, Paul J. (California) show/hide docs
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Flynn, Colleen (California) show/hide docs
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Litt, Barrett S. (California) show/hide docs
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Mann, Robert Frederick (California) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Beach, Paul B (California) show/hide docs
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Choi, Jin S (California) show/hide docs
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Clark, Justin W. (California) show/hide docs
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Lawrence, David D. (California) show/hide docs
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Lee, Daniel (California) show/hide docs
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