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Case Name Seitz v. Allegheny County JC-PA-0035
Docket / Court 2:16-cv-01879-CRE ( W.D. Pa. )
State/Territory Pennsylvania
Case Type(s) Jail Conditions
Special Collection Solitary confinement
Attorney Organization ACLU Chapters (any)
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
Content of Injunction
Implement complaint/dispute resolution process
Defendant-type
Corrections
General
Bathing and hygiene
Conditions of confinement
Disciplinary procedures
Food service / nutrition / hydration
Grievance Procedures
Recreation / Exercise
Solitary confinement/Supermax (conditions or process)
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. § 1983
Defendant(s) Allegheny County
Plaintiff Description Five pregnant women at Allegheny County Jail who were subject to solitary confinement conditions and allegedly poor nutrition.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations ACLU Chapters (any)
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted Moot
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Damages
Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Order Duration 2017 - 2020
Filing Year 2016
Case Ongoing Yes
Docket(s)
2:16−cv−01879−CRE (W.D. Pa.)
JC-PA-0035-9001.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/15/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Class Action Complaint [ECF# 1]
JC-PA-0035-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/19/2016
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Stipulated Order of Dismissal & Settlement Agreement Between Plaintiffs and Allegheny County [ECF# 43]
JC-PA-0035-0003.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/09/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Stipulated Order of Dismissal [ECF# 46] (W.D. Pa.)
JC-PA-0035-0002.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/15/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges Eddy, Cynthia Reed Court not on record [Magistrate] show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Fawcett, David B. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Grote, Bret D. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Morgan-Kurtz, Alexandra T. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Rose, Sara (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Walczak, Witold J. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Williams, Aleksandra V (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Bacharach, John A. (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
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