Cases & Deals

Federal prisoner wins right to discovery on excessive force claim in Sixth Circuit appeal

Clients Alspaugh, Robert

Jones Day secured reversal, in part, of summary judgment where the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals found that the district court erred in denying the plaintiff any discovery on his excessive force claim before granting summary judgment against him.

Alspaugh v. McConnell et al., ___ F.3d ___, Case No. 08-2330 (6th Cir. May 23, 2011)