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Case Name Rhames v. United States of America PC-TX-0023
Docket / Court 7:17-cv-00009-O ( N.D. Tex. )
State/Territory Texas
Case Type(s) Prison Conditions
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Defendant-type
Corrections
Discrimination-basis
Gender identity
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Causes of Action Religious Freedom Rest. Act/Religious Land Use and Inst. Persons Act (RFRA/RLUIPA)
Defendant(s) Department of Justice
Federal Medical Center, Carswell
U.S. Bureau of Prisons
Plaintiff Description Four cisgender women incarcerated in Texas represented by the Alliance Defending Freedom.
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted No
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party Defendant
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief None
Source of Relief None
Filed 2017
Case Ongoing Yes
Case Listing PA-TX-0001 : Texas v. United States (N.D. Tex.)
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)
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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)
7:17-cv-00009-O (N.D. Tex.)
PC-TX-0023-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 04/12/2019
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Motion to Intervene [ECF# 2]
PC-TX-0023-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/03/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Plaintiffs' Response to Motion for Preliminary Injunction by Jeanette Driever, et al. [ECF# 14]
PC-TX-0023-0002.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/03/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Third Amended Verified Complaint [ECF# 59]
PC-TX-0023-0003.pdf | Detail
Date: 05/12/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Motion for Preliminary Injunction [ECF# 79]
PC-TX-0023-0004.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/26/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Judgment [ECF# 238] (N.D. Tex.)
PC-TX-0023-0005.pdf | Detail
Date: 04/12/2019
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges O'Connor, Reed Charles (N.D. Tex.) show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Hallock, Jeana (Arizona) show/hide docs
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Holcomb, Christiana (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Little, Charlsa Suzanne (Texas) show/hide docs
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McCaleb, Gary S. (Arizona) show/hide docs
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Nimocks, Austin (Texas) show/hide docs
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Norred, Warren V (Texas) show/hide docs
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Pikl, James A (Texas) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Cutler, David G. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Nestler, Emily B. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Sealls, Kenneth Eliot (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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