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Case Name R.A.J. v. Gilbert [also Jenkins v. Cowley] MH-TX-0001
Docket / Court No. CA 3-74-394-C ( N.D. Tex. )
State/Territory Texas
Case Type(s) Intellectual Disability (Facility)
Mental Health (Facility)
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. ยง 1983
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status outcome Granted
Filed Pro Se No
Filed 04/29/1974
Additional Resources
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  See this case at CourtListener.com (May provide additional documents and, for active cases, real-time alerts)
  State Hospital Reform: Why Was It So Hard to Accomplish?
Carolina Press
Date: 1999
By: David Pharis
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  State Hospital Reform in Texas: A History of the R. A. J. Class Action Lawsuit
ERIC
Date: 1989
By: David Pharis (Texas Univ., Austin. Hogg Foundation for Mental Health)
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

Court Docket(s)
N.D. Tex.
10/16/1997
3:74-cv-00394-H
MH-TX-0001-9000.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
N.D. Tex.
10/23/1997
3:74-cv-00394-H
MH-TX-0001-9001.pdf | Detail
Source: Westlaw
General Documents
N.D. Tex.
09/17/1974
Opinion (384 F.Supp. 441)
MH-TX-0001-0001.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Source: Westlaw
N.D. Tex.
04/02/1984
Order, Memorandum and Opinion (590 F.Supp. 1310)
MH-TX-0001-0002.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Source: Westlaw
N.D. Tex.
05/17/1996
Order [ECF# 3]
MH-TX-0001-0003.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
N.D. Tex.
09/13/1996
Order [ECF# 8]
MH-TX-0001-0004.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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MH-TX-0001-0001 | MH-TX-0001-0002 | MH-TX-0001-0003 | MH-TX-0001-0004 | MH-TX-0001-9000 | MH-TX-0001-9001
Plaintiff's Lawyers Brattin, Helen Louise (Texas) show/hide docs
MH-TX-0001-9000 | MH-TX-0001-9001
Hankerson, J. A. (Texas) show/hide docs
MH-TX-0001-9000 | MH-TX-0001-9001
Defendant's Lawyers Anderson, Sarah L. (Texas) show/hide docs
MH-TX-0001-9000 | MH-TX-0001-9001
Chapman, Randall (Texas) show/hide docs
MH-TX-0001-9000 | MH-TX-0001-9001
Cloutman, Edward Bradbury III (Texas) show/hide docs
MH-TX-0001-9000 | MH-TX-0001-9001
Ferleger, David (Pennsylvania) show/hide docs
MH-TX-0001-9000 | MH-TX-0001-9001
Pharis, David (Texas) show/hide docs
MH-TX-0001-9000 | MH-TX-0001-9001

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