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Case Name Chimenti v. Pennsylvania Department of Corrections PC-PA-0041
Docket / Court 2:15-cv-03333-JP ( E.D. Pa. )
State/Territory Pennsylvania
Case Type(s) Prison Conditions
Attorney Organization Kairys, Rudovsky, Messing & Feinberg, LLP
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Defendant-type
Corrections
General
Conditions of confinement
Grievance Procedures
Medical/Mental Health
Hepatitis
Medical care, general
Medication, administration of
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. § 1983
State law
Defendant(s) Pennsylvania Department of Corrections
Plaintiff Description Inmates with Hepatitis C who allege that the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections have failed to provide adequate medical care.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations Kairys, Rudovsky, Messing & Feinberg, LLP
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted Yes
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Attorneys fees
Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Filing Year 2015
Case Ongoing Yes
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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)
2:15−cv−03333−JP (E.D. Pa.)
PC-PA-0041-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/07/2019
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Class Action Complaint [ECF# 1]
PC-PA-0041-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/12/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum [Motion to Dismiss] [ECF# 26] (2016 WL 1125580) (E.D. Pa.)
PC-PA-0041-0003.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 03/21/2016
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
First Amended Complaint [ECF# 50]
PC-PA-0041-0005.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/03/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum [ECF# 90] (2017 WL 3394605) (E.D. Pa.)
PC-PA-0041-0006.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 08/08/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Plaintiffs' Response to Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment [With Attachments] [ECF# 101]
PC-PA-0041-0004.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/02/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum [ECF# 107] (2018 WL 2388665) (E.D. Pa.)
PC-PA-0041-0007.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 05/24/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum [ECF# 109] (2018 WL 3388305) (E.D. Pa.)
PC-PA-0041-0008.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 07/12/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Settlement Agreement and General Release [ECF# 125-2]
PC-PA-0041-0009.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/19/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges Padova, John R. (E.D. Pa.) show/hide docs
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Rice, Timothy R. (E.D. Pa.) [Magistrate] show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Brown, Stephen D. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Levin, Christine C. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Love, Angus R. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Rudovsky, David (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Solove, Ethan (California) show/hide docs
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Solove, Ethan (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Wong, Rose Marie C (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Yeh, Su Ming (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Foreman, Samuel H. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Goodrich, Caitlin J. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Katz, Noah Evan (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Mazeski, Vincent R. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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