Docket Nos. 10-135-cv(L), 10-2245-cv (Con).

673 F.3d 120 (2012)

Robert HILTON, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated, Plaintiff-Appellant, Louis Vasquez, Plaintiff, v. Lester N. WRIGHT, M.D., M.P.H., Associate Commissioner, Chief Medical Officer for the New York State Department of Correctional Services and New York State Department of Correctional Services, Defendants-Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

Decided: March 9, 2012.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Elizabeth L. Koob , Koob & Magoolaghan, Yonkers, NY, for Plaintiff-Appellant.

Owen Demuth , Assistant Solicitor General, of counsel, for Eric T. Schneiderman, Attorney General of the State of New York, Barbara D. Underwood, Solicitor General, Andrea Oser, Deputy Solicitor General, Albany, NY, for Defendants-Appellees.

Before: WINTER, POOLER, and HALL, Circuit Judges.


Plaintiff-Appellant Robert Hilton appeals from the judgment of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York (Hurd, J.), dismissing his complaint against Dr. Lester N. Wright and the New York Department of Correctional Services after granting the defendants' motion for summary judgment on Hilton's individual claims for damages arising from asserted violations of his rights under the Eighth Amendment of the United States...

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