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Richardson v. Monroe County Sheriff

This is a case challenging the conditions at the Monroe County Jail. A motion to dismiss has been filed by the defendants and was denied in 2008. The case has been settled and is open for monitoring.
May 15, 2017 Prisoner Rights

Simons v. Hinshaw

This is a case challenging the refusal of a chaplain at the Correctional Industrial Facility to permit the plaintiff to marry her inmate-fiancé. After the case was filed in October 2016, the DOC approved the marriage, and our claim for damages is proceeding.
May 15, 2017 Prisoner Rights

Glenn v. Liebel

We previously represented the plaintiff, a prisoner, in a federal case that resulted in a private settlement agreement allowing him and other Eastern Orthodox adherents at Wabash Valley Correctional Facility to meet for worship and study.
May 15, 2017 Religious Liberty Prisoner Rights

Kemp v. Commissioner

This is an action by two Jewish prisoners who were at a facility that provided both a kosher diet and services. The prisoners were transferred to another institution with a kitchen the Indiana Department of Corrections (DOC) characterizes as kosher so they could continue their kosher diets.
May 15, 2017 Religious Liberty Prisoner Rights

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