Civil Action No. 94-221.

923 F.Supp. 626 (1995)

Robert J. SWAN, Jr., by his next friend Matilda CARELLO, Matilda Carello on her own behalf and Ralph P. Carello, Jr., Plaintiffs, v. Aubrey DANIELS, ARA Health Services, a corporation of the State of Delaware, George Martino, William L. Hoosier, Bradley Lee, and Annette M. Newman, Defendants.

United States District Court, D. Delaware.

June 28, 1995.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Douglas A. Shachtman, Douglas A. Shachtman & Associates, Wilmington, Delaware, for plaintiffs.

William W. Erhart, Wilmington, Delaware, for defendant Aubrey Daniels.

Michael I. Silverman, Tybout, Redfearn & Pell, Wilmington, Delaware, for defendant ARA Health Services.

Gregg E. Wilson, and J. Brendan O'Neil, Delaware Department of Justice, Wilmington, Delaware, for defendants George Martino, Bradley Lee, and William L. Hoosier.

Christopher J. Curtin, Sawyer & Akin, P.A., Wilmington, Delaware, for defendant Annette M. Newman.


McKELVIE, District Judge.

This is a civil rights case. Robert Swan is a citizen of the State of Delaware. Matilda and Ralph Carello are Swan's mother and stepfather. On June 3, 1992, Swan attempted to commit suicide while detained at the Delaware Multi-Purpose Criminal Justice Facility, known as Gander Hill prison, in Wilmington, Delaware. In a complaint and amended complaint filed April 29, and June 3, 1994, respectively, Robert Swan, through Matilda...

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