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Lewis v. City of Chicago, 17-1510

Held that a man timely filed a Fourth Amendment claim for wrongful pretrial detention because he sued within two years of his release. He spent more than two years in pretrial detention based on false police reports implicating him in a crime. Reversed a dismissal in relevant part.

Appellate Information

  • Decided
  • Published 2019/01/23

Judges

  • Sykes

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel