436 U.S. 962 (1978), 77-1207, Blum v. Toomey

Docket NºNo. 77-1207
Citation436 U.S. 962, 98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128
Party NameBarbara B. BLUM, Acting Commissioner, New York State Department of Social Services, et al., petitioners, v. Martin TOOMEY et al
Case DateJune 12, 1978
CourtUnited States Supreme Court

Page 962

436 U.S. 962 (1978)

98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128

Barbara B. BLUM, Acting Commissioner, New York State Department of Social Services, et al., petitioners,

v.

Martin TOOMEY et al

No. 77-1207

United States Supreme Court.

June 12, 1978

OPINION

[98 S.Ct. 3082] Motion of respondents for leave to proceed in forma pauperis granted. Petition for writ of certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second circuit denied.

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  • 109 F.R.D. 609 (S.D.N.Y. 1986), 85 Civ. 5237 (LLS), Alston v. Coughlin
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 2nd Circuit Southern District of New York
    • February 27, 1986
    ...of others similarly situated. See e.g., Greklek v. Toia, 565 F.2d 1259, 1261 (2d Cir.1977) (per curiam), cert. denied, 436 U.S. 962, 98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128 (1978); Arthur v. Starrett City Assoc., 98 F.R.D. 500, 508 (E.D.N.Y.1983); Wilder v. Bernstein, 499 F.Supp. 980, 994 (S.D.N.Y.1......
  • 129 Misc.2d 564, Lamboy v. Gross
    • United States
    • August 26, 1985
    ...405 N.Y.S.2d 801 (3rd Dept.1978); Greklek v. Toia, 565 F.2d 1259, 1261 (2nd Cir.1977), cert. den. sub nom. Blum v. Toomey, 436 U.S. 962, 98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128 (1978); Allen v. Blum, 58 N.Y.2d 954, 460 N.Y.S.2d 520, 447 N.E.2d 68; Fulton v. Krauskopf, 127 Misc.2d 20, 484 N.Y.S.2d 98......
  • 108 F.R.D. 46 (E.D.N.Y. 1985), 82 Civ. 2892, Koster v. Perales
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 2nd Circuit Eastern District of New York
    • September 12, 1985
    ...the conclusion of litigation, see Greklek v. Toia, 565 F.2d 1259, 1261 (2d Cir.1977), cert. denied sub nom. Blum v. Toomey, 436 U.S. 962, 98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128 (1978); (2) this Court is able to order relief that would be effective for the entire class, see Ram v. Blum, 533 F.Supp. ......
  • 158 F.R.D. 251 (E.D.N.Y. 1994), CV-94-2842 (CPS), Brown v. Giuliani
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 2nd Circuit Eastern District of New York
    • October 27, 1994
    ...demonstrates why a class action is needed here. See Greklek v. Toia, 565 F.2d 1259, 1261 (2d Cir.1977), cert. denied, 436 U.S. 962, 98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128 (1978); Jane B. v. New York City Dep't of Soc. Serv., 117 F.R.D. at Accordingly, for the reasons set forth herein, plaintiffs' m......
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  • 109 F.R.D. 609 (S.D.N.Y. 1986), 85 Civ. 5237 (LLS), Alston v. Coughlin
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 2nd Circuit Southern District of New York
    • February 27, 1986
    ...of others similarly situated. See e.g., Greklek v. Toia, 565 F.2d 1259, 1261 (2d Cir.1977) (per curiam), cert. denied, 436 U.S. 962, 98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128 (1978); Arthur v. Starrett City Assoc., 98 F.R.D. 500, 508 (E.D.N.Y.1983); Wilder v. Bernstein, 499 F.Supp. 980, 994 (S.D.N.Y.1......
  • 129 Misc.2d 564, Lamboy v. Gross
    • United States
    • August 26, 1985
    ...405 N.Y.S.2d 801 (3rd Dept.1978); Greklek v. Toia, 565 F.2d 1259, 1261 (2nd Cir.1977), cert. den. sub nom. Blum v. Toomey, 436 U.S. 962, 98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128 (1978); Allen v. Blum, 58 N.Y.2d 954, 460 N.Y.S.2d 520, 447 N.E.2d 68; Fulton v. Krauskopf, 127 Misc.2d 20, 484 N.Y.S.2d 98......
  • 108 F.R.D. 46 (E.D.N.Y. 1985), 82 Civ. 2892, Koster v. Perales
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 2nd Circuit Eastern District of New York
    • September 12, 1985
    ...the conclusion of litigation, see Greklek v. Toia, 565 F.2d 1259, 1261 (2d Cir.1977), cert. denied sub nom. Blum v. Toomey, 436 U.S. 962, 98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128 (1978); (2) this Court is able to order relief that would be effective for the entire class, see Ram v. Blum, 533 F.Supp. ......
  • 158 F.R.D. 251 (E.D.N.Y. 1994), CV-94-2842 (CPS), Brown v. Giuliani
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 2nd Circuit Eastern District of New York
    • October 27, 1994
    ...demonstrates why a class action is needed here. See Greklek v. Toia, 565 F.2d 1259, 1261 (2d Cir.1977), cert. denied, 436 U.S. 962, 98 S.Ct. 3081, 57 L.Ed.2d 1128 (1978); Jane B. v. New York City Dep't of Soc. Serv., 117 F.R.D. at Accordingly, for the reasons set forth herein, plaintiffs' m......
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