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Case Name West v. City of Santa Fe CJ-TX-0011
Docket / Court 3:16-cv-00309 ( S.D. Tex. )
State/Territory Texas
Case Type(s) Criminal Justice (Other)
Special Collection Fines/Fees/Bail Reform (Criminalization of poverty)
Attorney Organization ACLU Chapters (any)
Case Summary
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Constitutional Clause
Assistance of counsel (6th Amendment)
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Due Process
Equal Protection
Over/Unlawful Detention
Pattern or Practice
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. ยง 1983
Defendant(s) City of Santa Fe
Plaintiff Description Individuals who have been, or fear they will be, jailed for failure to pay their outstanding fines to the City of Santa Fe
Indexed Lawyer Organizations ACLU Chapters (any)
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
Filed 11/03/2016
Case Ongoing Yes
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3:16-cv-00309 (S.D. Tex.)
CJ-TX-0011-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/19/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Class Action Complaint [ECF# 1]
CJ-TX-0011-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/03/2016
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
First Amended Complaint [ECF# 43]
CJ-TX-0011-0002.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/23/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges Hanks, George Carol Jr. (S.D. Tex.) show/hide docs
Plaintiff's Lawyers Robertson, Rebecca Lynn (Texas) show/hide docs
CJ-TX-0011-0001 | CJ-TX-0011-9000
Trigilio, Trisha (Texas) show/hide docs
CJ-TX-0011-0001 | CJ-TX-0011-0002 | CJ-TX-0011-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Giles, Norman Ray (Texas) show/hide docs
Helfand, William Scott (Texas) show/hide docs

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