Riley v. Kolitwenzew

July 7, 2016
section_1983_civil_rights

Jail inmate complained of not receiving adequate pain medication for his hernia. He sued the Chief of Corrections, alleging that the Chief was deliberately indifferent to his serious medical needs. Michael Condon and Anthony Becknek successfully defended the Chief before the district and appellate courts, winning a summary judgment motion based on lack of personal involvement. Riley v. Kolitwenzew, No. 15-1137 (7th Cir. Mar. 18, 2016). Click to read more.