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Pro Se Plaintiff, Adem Albra seeks a volunteer lawyer to represent him in a case he brings to review a social security disability or supplemental security income decision by the Commissioner of Social Security. Mr. Albra alleges the decision was not supported by substantial evidence in the record and/or was based on legal error. The complaint was filed in late March and the case is in its early stages.
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Plaintiff's claims compensatory damages against Dr. Delgado in his individual capacity on Eighth Amendment theories of deliberate indifference to serious medical needs and cruel and unusual punishment. Plaintiff alleges that Dr. Delgado's delayed several hours in calling outside trauma assistance after Plaintiff suffered stab wounds and was sprayed with a chemical agent in his mouth. Plaintiff alleges that the chemical agent caused Plaintiff's neck to become extremely swollen, that Plaintiff was chocking and could not breathe, and that he allegedly almost died.
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The plaintiff filed this action against the Commissioner of Social Security seeking review of the Commissioner's decision to deny the plaintiff's social security benefits. The complaint was filed on October 28, 2016, and the plaintiff has been granted leave to proceed in forma pauperis.
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Plaintiffs brings this action against the City of Miami-Dade County and its arresting officers on the basis that Defendants violated Plaintiffs' constitutional rights.
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The Plaintiff, who resides at the Franklin Correctional Institution in Carrabelle, Florida, has filed a Section 1983 civil rights complaint with regards to incidents that allegedly occurred at the Okechobee County Detention Center. He claims that he is disabled and confined to a wheelchair due to a spinal cord injury. He claims that the OCDC head nurse was deliberately indifferent to his serious medical needs, exposed him to unconstitutional conditions of confinement, and retaliated against him by withholding pain medications, depriving him of adult diapers, and housing him with a mentally ill inmate. He further claims that an OCDC administrator failed to stop these actions. The case has passed initial screening and service on the two Defendants is underway.
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Plaintiff is currently incarcerated at Okaloosa C.I. His claims arose while he was in the custody of the Palm Beach Jail.

The plaintiff alleges that he was diagnosed with Hepatitis-C upon his entry to the PBJ in March 2010. He claims that his condition was not treated properly treated during the five years he was held awaiting trial. He claims that he was told the treatment was too expensive. As a result he first developed high blood pressure and was placed on the incorrect medication, resulting in declining liver function. He further claims that as a result of the lack of treatment he had developed severe liver damage including cirrhosis and a tumor.

He seeks damages against Corizon Health, Inc., Dr. George Jorge, Dr. Scott Kennedy and Nurse Misty Gaddis.
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Plaintiff, a Jamaican resident, brings a Section 1983 against officers from the Miami-Dade Police Department stemming from an arrest at the Miami International Airport. Plaintiff contests his previous deportation and later airport arrest as unlawful and false.
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A former engineer with the Federal Aviation Agency sues the Department of Transportation for employment discrimination related to his age and disabilities. The EEOC dismissed Plaintiff's agency action for being untimely filed. Plaintiff contests this decision, and seeks damages for the alleged unlawful termination of his employment. Trial date has not been set in this case.
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The plaintiff is suing six police officers for excessive use of force durin. his arrest, the remaining 28 defendants have been dismissed in the screening report and recommendation and the order adopting same. The plaintiff alleges that after leading the police on a vehicle chase, he was severely beaten after he was handcuffed and in the control of the police. He alleges that he was surrounded by police cars. Multiple officers had him held at gunpoint. He contends that he complied with their orders but was nevertheless pulled from his vehicle and beaten to unconsciousness He claims he was hospitalized as a result of the beating.

The case is in the preliminary stages and service of process is just being ordered.
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The plaintiff is suing police officers alleging excessive use of force during his arrest on two separate occasions. He claims that the two instances are somehow linked because he has been allegedly had difficulties with Miami police and Miami-Dade police. In December 2009 he was arrested during a prostitution sting and alleges that the officers beat him. In November 2010 he was arrested for possession of cocaine, aggravated fleeing and resisting arrest. The defendants in the November 2010 incident filed a motion to dismiss which it has been recommended be denied. The defendants in the 2009 incident have not been served although service is now outstanding since they have been properly identified as City of Miami officers.
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