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Filing Nature 550 Prisoner Civil Rights
Code Section 42-1983 Civil Rights
Plaintiff Firewalker-Fields
Defendant Lee, Et Al
Location (plaintiff) 51015
Filed Date Feb 08, 2023
Termination Date Jun 06, 2023
Disposition Dismissed - settled
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Departments Virginia Department of Corrections


David Nighthorse Firewalker-Fields, a Virginia inmate proceeding pro se, filed this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, naming as Defendants Jack Lee, who is the Superintendent of the Middle River Regional Jail (“MRRJ”), and the Middle River Regional Jail Authority. In general terms, the Verified Complaint, as supplemented, alleges that Defendants’ policies, practices, and customs at the MRRJ promote Christianity, prohibit Muslim religious

practices, and unfairly and disproportionately house Muslim inmates in segregation.