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Case Style: Rachelle Jackson v. City of Chicago, et al.
Case Number: 03-CV-08289
Judge: Ruben Castillo
Court: United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Cook County
Plaintiff's Attorney: Chris Smith, Jim Baranyk, Phillip Coffey and Jared Samuel Kosoglad, Law Office of Christopher R. Smith, Chicago, Illinois
Defendant's Attorney: Stacy Ann Benjamin, Eileen Ellen Rosen,
Description: Rachelle Jackson sued Kelly Brogan, Michael O'Donnell and Patrick J McCormack
The defenses asserted by defendants are not available.
Outcome: Plaintiff's verdict for $7.9 million including $150,000 for federal false arrest; $250,000 for state false arrest; $500,000 for coercive questioning; $1 million for length of confinement; $2 million for malicious prosecution; and $4 million for intentional inflection of emotional distress.
Plaintiff's Experts: Unknown
Defendant's Experts: Unknown