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WDNY — Pro Bono Appointment: Belile v. John Doe, et al.

U.S. District Court, WDNY Pro Bono Appointment Non-complex Case — Difficulty in Finding Witnesses Belile v. John Doe, et al. 10-cv-6501-cjs Judge Siragusa Background: The plaintiff commenced an action alleging the defendant used excessive force and assaulted him in violation ...

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WDNY — Age Discrimination Act: Simoni v. Village of Sodus, et al.

U.S. District Court, WDNY Age Discrimination Act Proper Defendants Simoni v. Village of Sodus, et al. 11-cv-6177-cjs-mwp Judge Siragusa Background: The plaintiff brought an action under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act and Americans with Disabilities Act alleging that his ...

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WDNY — Judicial Immunity: Wik v. Kunego

U.S. District Court, WDNY Judicial Immunity Civil Rights Wik v. Kunego 11-cv-6205-cjs Judge Siragusa Background: The plaintiff commenced an action against a town justice alleging that the defendant failed to provide him with certain documents pertaining to a prosecution against ...

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WDNY — Americans with Disabilities Act: Amerose v. Monroe County Water Authority

U.S. District Court, WDNY Americans with Disabilities Act Public Sector Union — One Year of Disability Amerose v. Monroe County Water Authority 10-cv-6383-cjs Judge Siragusa Background: The plaintiff commenced an action alleging that, upon returning from medical leave, the defendant ...

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WDNY — Forfeiture: United States v. 208 Blueberry Handbags, et al.

U.S. District Court, WDNY Forfeiture Standing — Ownership United States v. 208 Blueberry Handbags, et al. 12-cv-6015-cjs Judge Siragusa Background: The government brought a forfeiture action to recover unmarked merchandise that had been imported into the U.S. from China. It ...

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WDNY — Prisoner ‘Three Strikes’ Provision: Nealy v. Corrections Officer Kamas, et al.

U.S. District Court, WDNY  Prisoner ‘Three Strikes’ Provision In Forma Pauperis Nealy v. Corrections Officer Kamas, et al. 12-cv-6201-cjs Judge Siragusa Background: The defendants filed a motion to revoke the plaintiff’s in forma pauperis status alleging that the plaintiff was in ...

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WDNY — Hostile Work Environment: Bundschuh v. The Inn on the Lake Hudson Hotels LLC

U.S. District Court, WDNY  Hostile Work Environment Relation to Gender Bundschuh v. The Inn on the Lake Hudson Hotels LLC 09-cv-6037-cjs Judge Siragusa Background: The plaintiff brought an action alleging hostile work environment, retaliation and constructive discharge. The record reflected that ...

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WDNY — Sex Discrimination: Kleehammer v. Monroe County, et al.

U.S. District Court, WDNY Sex Discrimination Remedial Action — Termination Suspension Kleehammer v. Monroe County, et al. 09-cv-6177-cjs Judge Siragusa Background: The plaintiff commenced a sex discrimination claim against the defendant alleging that she was subject to lewd comments by ...

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WDNY — Prisoner Mail Tampering: Hill v. Washburn, et al.

U.S. District Court, WDNY Prisoner Mail Tampering Retaliatory Animus Hill v. Washburn, et al. 08-cv-6285-cjs Judge Siragusa Background: The plaintiff alleged that the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision violated his First Amendment rights in connection with the way his ...

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