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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
Affected Gender
Female
Constitutional Clause
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Due Process
Due Process: Substantive Due Process
Free Exercise Clause
Petitions clause
Unreasonable search and seizure
Defendant-type
Corrections
Discrimination-basis
Gender identity
Sex discrimination
General
Assault/abuse by residents/inmates/students
Classification / placement
Conditions of confinement
Gay/lesbian/transgender
Religious programs / policies
Sanitation / living conditions
Sexual abuse by residents/inmates
Totality of conditions
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Type of Facility
Government-run
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 No
Class action status granted No
Filed Pro Se Yes
Prevailing Party Defendant
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief None
Source of Relief None
Filed 12/29/2016
Case Closing Year 2019
Case Ongoing No
Case Listing PA-TX-0001 : Texas v. United States (N.D. Tex.)
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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