No. 1367, Docket 91-2002.

933 F.2d 128 (1991)

Robert H. COVINO, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. VERMONT DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS; Joseph Patrissi, Commissioner; Heinz Arenz, Superintendent; Peter Machia; "S/S" Finnigan; "CO/B" Duel; "CO/B" Taylor; and "S/S" Charles Gross, Defendants-Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

Decided May 14, 1991.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Robert H. Covino, pro se.

Michael McShane, Asst. Atty. Gen., State of Vt. (Jeffrey L. Amestoy, Atty. Gen., State of Vt., Thomas J. Rushford, of counsel), for defendants-appellees.

Before LUMBARD, FEINBERG and McLAUGHLIN, Circuit Judges.


Plaintiff-appellant Robert H. Covino was a pre-trial detainee at the Northwest State Correctional Facility ("NWSCF") in Swanton, Vermont. He brought this action for damages and injunctive relief pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, alleging that defendants-appellees Vermont Department of Corrections, its Commissioner, Joseph Patrissi, NWSCF's Superintendent Heinz Arenz and various turnkeys at NWSCF harassed Covino in violation of various rights secured by...

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