Farmer v. Federal Bureau of Prisons et al

Plaintiff: Dee Farmer
Defendant: Federal Bureau of Prisons and Frank Strada
Case Number: 1:2013cv01255
Filed: March 11, 2013
Court: New York Eastern District Court
Office: Brooklyn Office
Presiding Judge: Dora Lizette Irizarry
Referring Judge: Cheryl L. Pollak
Nature of Suit: Prisoner: Civil Rights
Cause of Action: 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Jury Demanded By: None

Available Case Documents

The following documents for this case are available for you to view or download:

Date Filed#Document Text
March 27, 2015 49 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER denying 35 Motion to Reopen Case; granting in part and deferring ruling in part 40 Motion for Preliminary Injunction; granting 45 Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction AND TRANSFERRING REMAINING CLAIMS TO THE U.S. DISTRICT COURT F OR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF WEST VIRGINIA --- For the reasons set forth in the ATTACHED WRITTEN MEMORANDUM AND ORDER, Defendants' motion to dismiss is granted to the extent that the following claims are dismissed in their entirety: (1) ADA; (2) for monetary relief under the Rehabilitation Act; and (3) regarding Plaintiff's confinement at MDC. Defendant's motion to transfer Plaintiff's remaining claims for injunctive relief regarding his confinement at FCI Gilmer to the Unit ed States District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia is granted. Plaintiff's motion for a preliminary injunction related to his MDC claims is denied. The Court defers to the transferee court any ruling on Plaintiff's motion for the appointment of counsel and the remaining Restoration Act claims relating to his confinement at FCI Gilmore. These claims and Plaintiff's motion for the appointment of counsel are hereby TRANSFERRED to the United States District Court fo r the Northern District of West Virginia. The Court certifies pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915(a)(3) that any appeal would not be taken in good faith. Therefore, in forma pauperis status is denied for the purpose of any appeal. Coppedge v. United States, 369 U.S. 438, 444-45 (1962). The Clerk is directed to mail a copy of this Electronic Order and the Attached Written Memorandum and Order to pro sePlaintiff. This case previously was closed by court order. SO ORDERED by Judge Dora Lizette Irizarry on 3/27/2015. (Irizarry, Dora)

Access additional case information on PACER

Use the links below to access additional information about this case on the US Court's PACER system. A subscription to PACER is required.

Access this case on the New York Eastern District Court's Electronic Court Filings (ECF) System

Search for this case: Farmer v. Federal Bureau of Prisons et al
Search News [ Google News | Marketwatch | Wall Street Journal | Financial Times | New York Times ]
Search Web [ Legal Web | Google | Bing | Yahoo | Ask ]
Plaintiff: Dee Farmer
Search News [ Google News | Marketwatch | Wall Street Journal | Financial Times | New York Times ]
Search Finance [ Google Finance | Yahoo Finance | Hoovers | SEC Edgar Filings ]
Search Web [ Legal Web | Google | Bing | Yahoo | Ask ]
Defendant: Federal Bureau of Prisons
Search News [ Google News | Marketwatch | Wall Street Journal | Financial Times | New York Times ]
Search Finance [ Google Finance | Yahoo Finance | Hoovers | SEC Edgar Filings ]
Search Web [ Legal Web | Google | Bing | Yahoo | Ask ]
Defendant: Frank Strada
Search News [ Google News | Marketwatch | Wall Street Journal | Financial Times | New York Times ]
Search Finance [ Google Finance | Yahoo Finance | Hoovers | SEC Edgar Filings ]
Search Web [ Legal Web | Google | Bing | Yahoo | Ask ]

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets were retrieved from PACER, and should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.