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Case Name Walsh v. Franco JC-VT-0001
Docket / Court 86-97 ( D. Vt. )
State/Territory Vermont
Case Type(s) Jail Conditions
Special Collection Strip Search Cases
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Affected Gender
Constitutional Clause
Unreasonable search and seizure
Search policies
Strip search policy
Type of Facility
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. ยง 1983
Defendant(s) City of Burlington
City of Burlington Police Department
State of Vermont Department of Corrections
Plaintiff Description Plaintiff underwent a strip and body cavity in the processing area of the Chittenden County Correctional Center following his arrest for unpaid parking tickets.
Class action status sought No
Class action status outcome Not sought
Filed Pro Se Unknown
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Unknown
Nature of Relief Unknown
Source of Relief Unknown
Filed 1986
Case Ongoing No
Additional Resources
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  Jail Strip-Search Cases: Patterns and Participants
Date: Spring 2008
By: Margo Schlanger (Washington University in St. Louis Faculty)
Citation: 71 Law & Contemp. Problems 65 (2008)
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General Documents
U.S. Court of Appeals
Opinion (849 F.2d 66)
JC-VT-0001-0001.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Source: Google Scholar
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Judges Kearse, Amalya Lyle (Second Circuit) show/hide docs
Lumbard, Joseph Edward (Second Circuit) show/hide docs
Oakes, James Lowell (D. Vt., Second Circuit) show/hide docs
Plaintiff's Lawyers Rath, David (Vermont) show/hide docs
Terwilliger, Carol H. (Vermont) show/hide docs
Defendant's Lawyers Amestoy, Jeffrey L. (Vermont) show/hide docs
Hartman, Donald F. (Vermont) show/hide docs
Shems, Ronald A. (Vermont) show/hide docs

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