Case: Maldonado v. Ciuros

1:76-02854 | U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Filed Date: June 28, 1976

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Case Summary

According to the website of the Legal Aid Society of New York, this case, along with several others, case was consolidated for enforcement purposes with Benjamin v. Horn, 75 Civ. 3073 (HB) (S.D.N.Y). Benjamin is in this database as JC-NY-0002, and enforcement is discussed there. We have no separate information on the proceedings in this case.

(We've marked this as closed, because it is no longer a separate case.)

Summary Authors

Kristen Sagar (10/13/2008)

Related Cases

Benjamin v. Horn, Southern District of New York (1975)

Ambrose v. Malcolm, Southern District of New York (1976)

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Case Details

State / Territory: New York

Case Type(s):

Juvenile Institution

Key Dates

Filing Date: June 28, 1976

Case Ongoing: No

Plaintiffs

Plaintiff Description:

Juveniles in New York City -- no other details known.

Plaintiff Type(s):

Private Plaintiff

Public Interest Lawyer: Yes

Filed Pro Se: Unknown

Class Action Sought: Yes

Class Action Outcome: Granted

Defendants

New york City (New York City, New York), City

Case Details

Causes of Action:

42 U.S.C. § 1983

Availably Documents:

None of the above

Outcome

Prevailing Party: Plaintiff

Nature of Relief:

Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement

Source of Relief:

Settlement

Form of Settlement:

Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree

Order Duration: 1979 - None

Issues

General:

Juveniles

Crowding:

Crowding / caseload

Pre-PLRA Population Cap

Affected Gender:

Female

Male

Type of Facility:

Government-run