FILLMORE v. PAGE, 02-3208
District court properly dismissed excessive force claims brought against named authorities at a maximum security prison. Dismissal of claims against the unidentified defendants who allegedly beat plaintiff in the Segregation Unit is reversed and remanded for a thorough inquiry into whether the incident occurred and who was involved.
- Argued 06/06/2003
- Decided 02/18/2004
- Published 02/18/2004
- DIANE P. WOOD, Circuit Judge., Before RIPPLE, KANNE, and DIANE P. WOOD, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Alan S. Mills (Argued), Uptown People's Law Center, Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Catherine B. Weiler (Argued), Office of the Attorney General, Civil Appeals Division, Chicago, IL, for Defendants-Appellees.