Union County New Jersey Correctional Facility Strip Search Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

All persons who were placed into the custody of the Union County Correctional Facility as a result of a non-indictable matter and were strip searched in the absence of reasonable suspicion upon their entry into Union County Correctional Facility pursuant to the policy, custom and practice of the County of Union. The class period commences on, May 1, 2006 and extends until June 30, 2008.

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Case Name

Takacs/Allen v. Union County,
Civil Action No. 08-CV-711
District Court for the District of New Jersey, Newark Vicinage,

Case Summary

the lawsuit claims that individuals admitted to the Union County Correctional Facility between May 1, 2006, and June 30, 2008, who were charged with non-indictable offenses were illegally strip searched.

The Court did not decide in favor of Plaintiff and the Settlement Class Members or Defendants. Instead both parts agreed to a settlement

Settlement Pool





Union County Settlement

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