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Case Name Gay v. Illinois PC-IL-0045
Docket / Court 1:18-cv-07196 ( N.D. Ill. )
State/Territory Illinois
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
Disciplinary segregation
Medical/Mental Health
Self-injurious behaviors
Plaintiff Type
State 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) Illinois Department of Corrections
Plaintiff Description Plaintiff is a man who has been imprisoned in Illinois since he was a teenager. For the past 20 years, Plaintiff has been kept in a solitary confinement cell.
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party None Yet / None
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief None yet
Source of Relief Litigation
None yet
Filing Year 2018
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)
[ Detail ] [ PDF ] [ External Link ]

  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)
1:18-cv-7196 (N.D. Ill.)
PC-IL-0045-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 01/25/2019
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint [ECF# 1]
PC-IL-0045-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/28/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Judges Ellis, Sara Lee (N.D. Ill.)
PC-IL-0045-9000
Plaintiff's Lawyers Chardon, Alexis Garmey (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-0001 | PC-IL-0045-9000
Filler, Maggie E (Massachusetts)
PC-IL-0045-0001 | PC-IL-0045-9000
Greenfield, Daniel M (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-0001 | PC-IL-0045-9000
Romanucci, Antonio Maurizio (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-0001 | PC-IL-0045-9000
Ward, Nicolette A. (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-0001 | PC-IL-0045-9000
Weil, Stephen Heschel (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-0001 | PC-IL-0045-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Atwood, Stetson F. (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-9000
Ieremia, Laura Coffey (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-9000
Lombardo, Joseph Jack (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-9000
Rehani, Phillip Waleed (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-9000
Staley, Nicholas Scott (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-9000
Weller, Matthew H. (Illinois)
PC-IL-0045-9000

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