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Case TitleBowes-Northern v. Village of Phoenix et al
DistrictNorthern District of Illinois
Case Number1:2021cv06595
Date Filed2021-12-09
Date Closed2021-12-16
JudgeHonorable Manish S. Shah
PlaintiffCathy Bowes (Shedrick Mother)
TERMINATED: 12/16/2021
PlaintiffShedrick Bowes-Northern
Case DescriptionCathy Bowes filed suit against the Village of Phoenix on charges related to sexual assault. While she alleged that various local public bodies failed to respond to FOIA requests, this is not a FOIA claim.
Complaint issues: FOIA mentioned only tangentially

DefendantVillage of Phoenix
DefendantVillage of Dolton
DefendantEcho Joint Agreement
DefendantPace Elementary School
DefendantCook County State Attorney Office
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2021-12-091RECEIVED Complaint and no copies by Cathy Bowes, Shedrick Bowes-Northern (Exhibits) (ma,) (Entered: 12/09/2021)
2021-12-092CIVIL Cover Sheet (ma,) (Entered: 12/09/2021)
2021-12-093PRO SE Appearance by Plaintiff Shedrick Bowes-Northern (ma,) (Entered: 12/09/2021)
2021-12-094APPLICATION by Plaintiff Shedrick Bowes-Northern for leave to proceed in forma pauperis (ma,) (Entered: 12/09/2021)
2021-12-09CASE ASSIGNED to the Honorable Manish S. Shah. Designated as Magistrate Judge the Honorable Jeffrey Cummings. Case assignment: Random assignment. (ma,) (Entered: 12/09/2021)
2021-12-09CLERK'S NOTICE: Pursuant to Local Rule 73.1(b), a United States Magistrate Judge of this court is available to conduct all proceedings in this civil action. If all parties consent to have the currently assigned United States Magistrate Judge conduct all proceedings in this case, including trial, the entry of final judgment, and all post-trial proceedings, all parties must sign their names on the attached Consent To form. This consent form is eligible for filing only if executed by all parties. The parties can also express their consent to jurisdiction by a magistrate judge in any joint filing, including the Joint Initial Status Report or proposed Case Management Order. (ma,) (Entered: 12/09/2021)
2021-12-167ORDER. Signed by the Honorable Manish S. Shah on 12/16/2021: The Clerk shall terminate Cathy Brown as a plaintiff in this case. Plaintiff Shedrick Bowes-Northern's application to proceed in forma pauperis 4 is granted. The complaint 1 is dismissed with prejudice in part for failure to state a claim and without prejudice in part for lack of subject-matter jurisdiction. Enter judgment and terminate civil case. Notices mailed. (psm, ) (Entered: 12/16/2021)
2021-12-168ENTERED JUDGMENT. Notices mailed. (psm, ) (Entered: 12/16/2021)
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