United States Seventh Circuit

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JACKSON v. ILLINOIS-MEDICAR, INC., 01-4162

Claim for unconstitutional denial of medical care to a pretrial detainee is not actionable, where provider of transportation services had no authority over the detainee, and did not act with deliberate indifference.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 06/03/2002
  • Decided 08/07/2002
  • Published 08/07/2002

Judges

  • RIPPLE, Circuit Judge., Before:  BAUER, RIPPLE and KANNE, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • Jon Loevy,Michael Kanovitz (argued), Loevy & Loevy, Chicago, IL, for plaintiff-appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  • Jeffrey H. Lipe, Alyssa M. Campbell (argued), Williams Montgomery & John, Chicago, IL, for defendants-appellees.