Pro Bono Opportunity in case 5:15-cv-153

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono

representation in a case ready to be set for bench trial. The

case is Oliver v. Gafford, et al., Case No. 5:15cv153-MW-GRJ.

Plaintiff, an inmate in the Florida Department of

Corrections, currently incarcerated at Tomoka Correctional

Institution, seeks relief under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 against five

corrections officers as a result of an allegedly unconstitutional

use of force during his incarceration at Northwest Florida

Reception Center. Plaintiff alleges that Defendants physically

assaulted him and used chemical agents on him. Plaintiff,

however, is entitled to nominal damages only on his claims

against Defendants



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