Northern v. John H. Stroger jr Hosp. of Cook County
||Orlander K. Northern
||John H. Stroger jr Hosp. of Cook County
||June 7, 2016
||US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
||John J. Tharp
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||28 U.S.C. § 1331
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|September 27, 2017
ORDER Signed by the Honorable John J. Tharp, Jr on 9/27/2017: Plaintiff Orlander K. Northern brings this suit pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 against his employer, John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County ("Hospital"), asserting claims for "disability, race, age, [and] sex discrimination." Am. Compl. at 3, ECF No. 8.1 The Hospital has moved to dismiss his First Amended Complaint pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(b)(6) for failure to state a claim. For the re asons set forth in the Statement below, the defendant's Motion to Dismiss 17 is granted in part. Mr. Northern is granted leave to file a second amended complaint by October 13, 2017 naming the County of Cook as defendant. The defendant's Answer to the seconded amended complaint will be due October 27, 2017. To the extent Northern seeks court-appointed counsel, he must file a separate motion for attorney representation as well as an application detailing his financial status; any requ est in his First Amended Complaint for appointed counsel is denied without prejudice. This case is referred to the assigned Magistrate Judge for discovery scheduling and supervision, consideration of any matters regarding recruitment of counsel, and to conduct any settlement conference the parties may wish to conduct. (For further details see order) Mailed notice(air, )
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