University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
new search
page permalink
Case Name Salim v. Mitchell NS-WA-0003
Docket / Court 2:15-cv-00286 ( E.D. Wash. )
State/Territory Washington
Case Type(s) National Security
Attorney Organization ACLU Chapters (any)
ACLU National (all projects)
Case Summary
Case summary not yet recorded

- click to show/hide ALL -
Issues and Causes of Action
click to show/hide detail
Issues
General
Conditions of confinement
International law
Over/Unlawful Detention
Restraints : physical
Terrorism/Post 9-11 issues
Torture
Totality of conditions
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action Alien Tort Claims Act (ATCA), 28 U.S.C. § 1350
Defendant(s) James Elmer Mitchell
John "Bruce" Jessen
Plaintiff Description Two men and the estate of a third man, alleging torture while in the custody of the CIA.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations ACLU Chapters (any)
ACLU National (all projects)
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party Mixed
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Unknown
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Private Settlement Agreement
Voluntary Dismissal
Filing Year 2015
Case Ongoing No reason to think so
Additional Resources
click to show/hide detail
  See this case at CourtListener.com (May provide additional documents and, for active cases, real-time alerts)
Docket(s)
2:15-cv-286 (E.D. Wash.)
NS-WA-0003-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/17/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint and Demand for Jury Trial [ECF# 1]
NS-WA-0003-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/13/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum Opinion and Order Denying Motion to Dismiss [ECF# 40] (183 F.Supp.3d 1121) (E.D. Wash.)
NS-WA-0003-0002.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 04/28/2016
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Re: Motion to Dismiss [ECF# 135] (2017 WL 390270) (E.D. Wash.)
NS-WA-0003-0003.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 01/27/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum Opinion and Order Denying Both Parties' Motion for Summary Motion [ECF# 239] (268 F.Supp.3d 1132) (E.D. Wash.)
NS-WA-0003-0004.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 08/07/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
show all people docs
Judges Quackenbush, Justin Lowe (E.D. Wash.) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-0002 | NS-WA-0003-0003 | NS-WA-0003-0004 | NS-WA-0003-9000
Plaintiff's Lawyers Baker, La Rond (Washington) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-0001 | NS-WA-0003-9000
Chiang, Emily (Washington) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Frey, Avram D. (New Jersey) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Hoffman, Paul L. (California) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-0001 | NS-WA-0003-9000
Jaffer, Jameel (New York) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-0001 | NS-WA-0003-9000
Janukowicz, Kate E. (New Jersey) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Ladin, Dror (New York) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-0001 | NS-WA-0003-9000
Lustberg, Lawrence S. (New Jersey) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
McGrady, Daniel J. (New Jersey) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Shamsi, Hina (New York) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-0001 | NS-WA-0003-9000
Watt, Steven M. (New York) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-0001 | NS-WA-0003-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Paszamant, Brian S. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Rosenthal, Jeffery N. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Schuelke, Henry F. III (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Smith, James T. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Tompkins, Christopher W. (Washington) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Other Lawyers Johnson, Timothy Andrew (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000
Warden, Andrew Irwin (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
NS-WA-0003-9000

- click to show/hide ALL -

new search
page permalink

- top of page -