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Case Name Ligons v. Minnesota Department of Corrections PC-MN-0003
Docket / Court 0:15-cv-2210 ( D. Minn. )
State/Territory Minnesota
Case Type(s) Prison Conditions
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Due Process
Defendant-type
Corrections
Discrimination-basis
Disability (inc. reasonable accommodations)
General
Conditions of confinement
Medical/Mental Health
Hepatitis
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. § 1983
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), 42 U.S.C. §§ 12111 et seq.
Defendant(s) Minnesota Department of Corrections
Plaintiff Description Inmates of Minnesota Department of Corrections suffering from the hepatitis-C virus.
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted Pending
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party None Yet / None
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief None yet
Source of Relief None yet
Filing Year 2015
Case Ongoing Yes
Additional Resources
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  Civil Rights Injunctions Over Time: A Case Study of Jail and Prison Court Orders
N.Y.U. Law Review
Date: May 2006
By: Margo Schlanger (Washington University Faculty)
Citation: 81 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 550 (2006)
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  Judicial Policy Making and the Modern State: How the Courts Reformed America's Prisons
Book
Date: Jan. 1, 1998
By: Malcolm M. Feeley & Edward Rubin (UC Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law & Vanderbilt School of Law Faculty Faculty)
Citation: (1998)
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Docket(s)
0:15−cv−02210−PJS−BRT (D. Minn.)
PC-MN-0003-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/12/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint [ECF# 1]
PC-MN-0003-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 05/01/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Amended Complaint [ECF# 11]
PC-MN-0003-0002.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/03/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Judges Schiltz, Patrick Joseph (D. Minn.)
PC-MN-0003-9000
Plaintiff's Lawyers Ciresi, Michael V. (Minnesota)
PC-MN-0003-9000
Erlinder, Carl Peter (Minnesota)
PC-MN-0003-9000
Lehmann, Katie Crosby (Minnesota)
PC-MN-0003-9000
Mohring, Andrew H (Minnesota)
PC-MN-0003-9000
Nickitas, Peter J. (Minnesota)
PC-MN-0003-0001 | PC-MN-0003-0002 | PC-MN-0003-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Kemp, Kelly S (Minnesota)
PC-MN-0003-9000
Novak, Anthony James (Minnesota)
PC-MN-0003-9000
Solheim, Mark A (Minnesota)
PC-MN-0003-9000
Strauss, Lindsay (Minnesota)
PC-MN-0003-9000

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