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Case Name Malcolm v. Starr PC-MN-0005
Docket / Court 0:20-cv-02503 ( D. Minn. )
State/Territory Minnesota
Case Type(s) Prison Conditions
Special Collection COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)
Attorney Organization ACLU Affiliates (any)
Case Summary
This class action lawsuit, filed in 2020 by persons incarcerated at the Federal Correctional Institution in Waseca, Minnesota, alleged a failure to implement measures to protect against COVID-19 at the facility and sought transfer to home confinement and implementation of health and safety measures ... read more >
This class action lawsuit, filed in 2020 by persons incarcerated at the Federal Correctional Institution in Waseca, Minnesota, alleged a failure to implement measures to protect against COVID-19 at the facility and sought transfer to home confinement and implementation of health and safety measures.



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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
COVID-19
Population-Medically vulnerable
Defendant-type
Corrections
Disability
disability, unspecified
Discrimination-basis
Disability (inc. reasonable accommodations)
General
Conditions of confinement
Sanitation / living conditions
Medical/Mental Health
Medical care, general
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Special Case Type
Habeas
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. § 1983
Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. §§ 551 et seq.
Habeas Corpus, 28 U.S.C. §§ 2241-2253; 2254; 2255
Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act), 29 U.S.C. § 701
Defendant(s) Bureau of Prisons
Federal Correctional Institution - Waseca
Plaintiff Description 14 incarcerated women on behalf of all persons currently or in the future imprisoned at FCI-Waseca during the COVID19 pandemic who are medically vulnerable.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations ACLU Affiliates (any)
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status outcome Unknown
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party None Yet / None
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Filed 12/09/2020
Court Docket(s)
D. Minn.
03/15/2021
0:20-cv-02503-MJD-LIB
PC-MN-0005-9000.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
D. Minn.
12/09/2020
Class Action Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief and Petition for Writs of Habeas Corpus [ECF# 1]
PC-MN-0005-0001.pdf | Detail
Source: ACLU
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Judges Brisbois, Leo I. (D. Minn.) [Magistrate] show/hide docs
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Davis, Michael James (FISC, D. Minn.) show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Bratlie, Ian (Minnesota) show/hide docs
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Bye, Jonathan M (Minnesota) show/hide docs
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Diegel, Clare A (Minnesota) show/hide docs
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Hilke, Wallace G (Minnesota) show/hide docs
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Nascimento, Isabella Salomao (Minnesota) show/hide docs
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Nelson, Teresa J. (Minnesota) show/hide docs
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Walker, Mary Andreleita (Minnesota) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Bildtsen, Ann M (Minnesota) show/hide docs
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Secord, Erin M. (Minnesota) show/hide docs
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