Mays v. Godinez et al
Available Case Documents
The following documents for this case are available for you to view or download:
|Date Filed||#||Document Text|
|February 9, 2015
SUMMARY JUDGMENT OPINION entered by Judge Joe Billy McDade on 02/09/2015. IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED: 1) Defendants' Motions for Summary Judgment on the Issue of Exhaustion as it relates to the claim for retaliation are GRANTED 101 , 103 . Plaint iff's related motion 104 is DENIED. The clerk of the court is directed to enter judgment in favor of Defendants and against Plaintiff. All pending motions are denied as moot, and this case is terminated, with the parties to bear their own cost s. Plaintiff remains responsible for the $350.00 filing fee. 2) If Plaintiff wishes to appeal this judgment, he must file a notice of appeal with this Court within 30 days of the entry of judgment. Fed. R. App. P. 4(a)(4). A motion for leave to appeal in forma pauperis MUST identify the issues the Plaintiff will present on appeal to assist the court in determining whether the appeal is taken in good faith. See Fed. R. App. P. 24(a)(1)(c); see also Celske v Edwards, 164 F.3d 396, 398 (7th Ci r. 1999)(an appellant should be given an opportunity to submit a statement of his grounds for appealing so that the district judge "can make a reasonable assessment of the issue of good faith."); Walker v OBrien, 216 F.3d 626, 632 (7th Ci r. 2000)(providing that a good faith appeal is an appeal that "a reasonableperson could supposehas some merit" from a legal perspective). If Plaintiff does choose to appeal, he will be liable for the $505.00 appellate filing fee regardless of the outcome of the appeal. See full written Opinion.(JS, ilcd)
|February 13, 2014
SUMMARY JUDGMENT OPINION entered by Judge Joe Billy McDade on 02/13/2014. IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED: 1) Defendants' Motions for Summary Judgment on the issue of exhaustion as they relate to the claim of deliberate indifference to serious medical n eed are GRANTED 53 , 55 . This ruling applies to Defendant Michell as well. 2) The parties may file further briefs on the issue of whether Plaintiff exhausted his administrative remedies as to his retaliation claim within 21 days. See Full Written Order.(JS, ilcd)
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 Illinois Central District Court's Electronic Court Filings (ECF) System
Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.
Why Is My Information Online?