Denial of release for individual awaiting sentencing for drug charges following guilty plea. Court described defendant as a flight risk and danger to the community and noted that because he was an asymptomatic carrier, it was unlikely that he would be safer in home confinement.
United States v. Love, 2:17-cr-00002 (PPS), Dkt. No. 149 (N.D. Ind. May 28, 2020)
Criminal (Federal Charges)
Other, Preliminary Injunction (PI), Release, Release, Remand to District Court (for release)
Type of Court
Federal District Court
Type of Case
Immigrant Detention, Post-Conviction Detention [jail or prison], Pre-Existing Health Conditions, Pretrial Detention [jail]
Compassionate Release Case
Case Tracking Number
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Place of Incarceration
Name of Facility
Metropolitan Correctional Center Chicago
Substantive Due Process - Punitive Detention (both 14th and 5th Amendments)
Aggravated battery; criminal confinement; battery by means of a deadly weapon; battery resulting in serious bodily injury; strangulation; unspecified pending misdemeanor cases
COVID-19 in Jail Prison or Detention Center
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