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Case Name Morgan v. Sproat JI-MS-0003
Docket / Court 3:75-cv-00021-TSL-RHW ( S.D. Miss. )
State/Territory Mississippi
Case Type(s) Juvenile Institution
Attorney Organization ACLU Affiliates (any)
Southern Poverty Law Center
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Affected Gender
Male
Constitutional Clause
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Due Process
Content of Injunction
Reporting
Crowding
Crowding / caseload
General
Access to lawyers or judicial system
Confinement/isolation
Counseling
Disciplinary procedures
Education
Recreation / Exercise
Rehabilitation
Totality of conditions
Medical/Mental Health
Dental care
Medical care, general
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. ยง 1983
Defendant(s) Mississippi Department of Youth Services
Oakley Training School
Plaintiff Description All children who are now, or in the future will be, incarcerated in Oakley Training School, a juvenile training school in Mississippi, and all parents of these children.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations ACLU Affiliates (any)
Southern Poverty Law Center
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status outcome Granted
Filed Pro Se Unknown
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Litigation
Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Order Duration 1975 - n/a
Filed 02/04/1975
Case Ongoing Yes
Case Listing JI-MS-0004 : U.S. v. Mississippi (S.D. Miss.)
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  Morgan v. Sproat
Date: Aug. 1, 2003
(Southern Poverty Law Center)
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Court Docket(s)
S.D. Miss.
10/05/2009
3:75-cv-00021-TSL-RHW
JI-MS-0003-9000.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
S.D. Miss.
09/24/2019
3:75-cv-00021-TSL-RHW
JI-MS-0003-9001.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
S.D. Miss.
04/18/1977
Memorandum Opinion (432 F.Supp. 1130)
JI-MS-0003-0002.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
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Judges Nixon, Walter Louis Jr. (S.D. Miss.) show/hide docs
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Walker, Robert H. (S.D. Miss.) [Magistrate] show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Atwood, Bear Hailey (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Bedi, Sheila A. (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Bergmark, Martha (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Brownstein, Rhonda C. (Alabama) show/hide docs
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Carroll, Vanessa (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Cockrell, Corrie Wynette (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Graham, Grace Gabriel (Alabama) show/hide docs
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Juneja, Poonam (California) show/hide docs
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Levins, Kristen M. (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Lipow, Danielle Jeannine (Alabama) show/hide docs
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Miller, David B. (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Owens, Jody E. II (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Payne, Shirley (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Powell, Barry H. (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Ramberg, Charles H. (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Googe, P. Roger Jr. (Mississippi) show/hide docs
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