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Wright v. Nephi City

United States District Court, D. Utah

March 8, 2017

BLAKE R. WRIGHT, Plaintiff,
v.
NEPHI CITY et al., Defendants.

          ORDER & MEMORANDUM DECISION

          CLARK WADDOUPS JUDGE.

         Plaintiff, inmate Blake R. Wright, filed this pro se civil rights suit, see 42 U.S.C.S. § 1983 (2017), in forma pauperis, see 28 Id. § 1915. The Court now screens his Complaint and orders Plaintiff to file an amended complaint to cure deficiencies before further pursuing his claims.

         1. Deficiencies in Complaint

         Complaint:

(a) is not on the form required by the Court.
(b) possibly alleges claims that concern the constitutionality of his conviction and/or validity of his imprisonment, which should be brought in a habeas-corpus petition, not a civil-rights complaint.
(c) appears to inappropriately allege civil-rights violations on a respondeat-superior theory.
(d) does not affirmatively link several of the defendants to civil-rights violations.
(e) alleges claims that are possibly invalidated by the rule in Heck (see below).
(f) appears to involve claims that are past the statute of limitations for a civil-rights case (see below).
(g) alleges conspiracy claims that are too vague (see below).
(h) improperly names prosecutors as defendants, without considering prosecutorial immunity (see below).
(i) improperly names "State of Utah" as a defendant, though there is no showing that it has waived its governmental immunity (see below).
(j) states claims in violation of municipal-liability doctrine (see below).
(k) brings civil-rights claims against Nedra Loyola and Shauna Bock, who are not properly named, as they ...

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