Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Julie Anne Bauer , Michael David Bess (argued) , Attorneys, Winston & Strawn LLP, Chicago, IL, for Plaintiffs-Appellants.
Mary Ellen Welsh (argued) , Attorney, Office of the Attorney General, Chicago, IL, for Defendants-Appellees.
Before SYKES, TINDER, and HAMILTON, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.
TINDER, Circuit Judge.
The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services ("DCFS") took fifteen-month-old Jaymz Hernandez away from his home and parents and into temporary protective custody. Jaymz and his parents, Crystelle and Joshua Hernandez, later sued the defendants-appellees, Lakesha Foster, a DCFS investigator; her supervisor, Pamela Foster-Stith; and Michael Ruppe, DCFS Assistant Regional Manager, alleging violations of their constitutional rights. The...
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