Newsome-Goudeau v. State of Louisiana et al

Plaintiff: Nicole Newsome-Goudeau
Defendant: State of Louisiana, Dept of Public Safety & Corrections Wade Correctional Center, Coroner of Claiborne Parish, Jerry Goodwin, Unknown Security Staff Employees of David Wade Correctional Center and A B C Insurance Co
Case Number: 5:2017cv00909
Filed: July 14, 2017
Court: Louisiana Western District Court
Office: Shreveport Office
County: Claiborne
Presiding Judge: Elizabeth E Foote
Referring Judge: Mark L Hornsby
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights
Cause of Action: 42:1983
Jury Demanded By: None

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May 10, 2018 41 Opinion or Order of the Court MEMORANDUM RULING: The Court lacks subject-matter jurisdiction over the claims against the StateDefendants, IT IS ORDERED those claims are SEVERED and REMANDED to the 2nd JDC. The 28 Motion to Dismiss is DENIED AS MOOT; 30 Motion to Dismiss is G RANTED IN PART and DENIED IN PART. Plaintiff seeks monetary damages only, the motion is GRANTED to the extent it seeks dismissal of claims against Goodwin in his official capacity. Also GRANTED as to Plaintiff's § 1983 claims Goodwin was d eliberately indifferent in light of his subjective awareness of Goudeau's risk of suicide and Goodwin is liable of Goudeau's death was due to foul play or criminal violation. These claims are DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. Goodwin's motion is DENIED as to Plaintiffs § 1983 claim that Goodwin established an insufficient suicide prevention policy and as to Plaintiff's state-law tort claims. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED this matter is REFERRED to the Magistrate Judge for a scheduling order. Signed by Judge Elizabeth E Foote on 5/10/2018. (crt,Putch, A)
March 23, 2018 38 Opinion or Order of the Court MEMORANDUM RULING granting 24 Motion to Dismiss. All claims against Haynes are dismissed with prejudice for failure to state a claim upon which relief can be granted. Signed by Judge Elizabeth E Foote on 3/23/2018. (crt,Keifer, K)

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Plaintiff: Nicole Newsome-Goudeau
Represented By: Wendell C Woods
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Defendant: State of Louisiana
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Defendant: Dept of Public Safety & Corrections Wade Correctional Center
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Defendant: Coroner of Claiborne Parish
Represented By: Jeremy T Grabill
Represented By: Lillian Marie Grappe
Represented By: Christopher K Ralston
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Defendant: Jerry Goodwin
Represented By: Danielle Nicole Brown
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Defendant: Unknown Security Staff Employees of David Wade Correctional Center
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Defendant: A B C Insurance Co
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