'Kids For Cash' Plaintiffs Want Sanctions, Fees From Attys

Law360, Philadelphia (March 8, 2013, 3:05 PM EST) -- Plaintiffs embroiled in a class action over Pennsylvania’s notorious “kids for cash” scheme are seeking sanctions and fees against the lawyers representing three private juvenile detention centers that allegedly gave kickbacks to judges, arguing that they sought to undermine a settlement in a related case.

The class, composed of juveniles who were allegedly harmed by the scheme, contended in a March 4 brief that Pittsburgh law firm Brucker Schneider & Porter — counsel for PA Child Care LLC, Western Pennsylvania Child Care LLC and Mid-Atlantic Youth...
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Case Information

Case Title

Wallace v. Powell et al

Case Number



Pennsylvania Middle

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Other


A. Richard Caputo

Date Filed

February 12, 2009

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