Cases & Deals

Prison inmate successfully settles a §1983 case involving claims of unconstitutional conditions of confinement and denial of medical treatment while detained in Cook County Jail

Clients Bass, Michael A.

Jones Day associate Brian Murray was appointed through the Northern District of Illinois' Trial Bar to represent Mr. Bass, an incarcerated person, in a §1983 case involving claims of unconstitutional conditions of confinement and denial of medical treatment while he was a pre-trial detainee in the Cook County Jail. After substantially defeating defendants' motion to dismiss, Jones Day lawyers obtained a significant monetary settlement for Mr. Bass.

Bass v. Stroger, et al., No. 06C3693 (N.D. Ill.)