693 Fed.Appx. 298 (5th Cir. 2017), 16-20266, Ellason v. Texas Department of Criminal Justice Correctional Institutions Division

Docket Nº:16-20266
Citation:693 Fed.Appx. 298
Opinion Judge:PER CURIAM:
Party Name:THOMAS DEWAYNE ELLASON, Plaintiff-Appellant v. TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS DIVISION; BRYAN COLLIER, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE, Official and Individual Capacity; SHAWN BLAIR, Director of Texas Correctional Industries, Official and Individual Capacity; JACK DOUGLAS, Director of ...
Attorney:THOMAS DEWAYNE ELLASON, Plaintiff - Appellant, Pro se, Iowa Park, TX. For BRYAN COLLIER, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE, Official and Individual Capacity, SHAWN BLAIR, Director of Texas Correctional Industries, Official and Individual Capacity, FRANK HOKE, Director of Te...
Judge Panel:Before REAVLEY, OWEN, and ELROD, Circuit Judges.
Case Date:June 06, 2017
Court:United States Courts of Appeals, Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
 
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693 Fed.Appx. 298 (5th Cir. 2017)

THOMAS DEWAYNE ELLASON, Plaintiff-Appellant

v.

TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS DIVISION; BRYAN COLLIER, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE, Official and Individual Capacity; SHAWN BLAIR, Director of Texas Correctional Industries, Official and Individual Capacity; JACK DOUGLAS, Director of Texas Department of Criminal Justice Grievance Office, Official and Individual Capacity; FRANK HOKE, Director of Texas Department of Criminal Justice Offender Access to Courts, Official and Individual Capacity; LORIE DAVIS, DIRECTOR, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE, CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS DIVISION, Official and Individual Capacity; OLIVER J. BELL, Chairperson, Official and Individual Capacity, Defendants-Appellees

No. 16-20266

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

June 6, 2017

UNPUBLISHED

Editorial Note:

Please Refer Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure Rule 32.1

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas. USDC No. 4:14-CV-3325.

THOMAS DEWAYNE ELLASON, Plaintiff - Appellant, Pro se, Iowa Park, TX.

For BRYAN COLLIER, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE, Official and Individual Capacity, SHAWN BLAIR, Director of Texas Correctional Industries, Official and Individual Capacity, FRANK HOKE, Director of Texas Department of Criminal Justice Offender Access to Courts, Official and Individual Capacity, LORIE DAVIS, DIRECTOR, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE, CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS DIVISION, Official and Individual Capacity, OLIVER J. BELL, Chairperson, Official and Individual Capacity, Defendants - Appellees: Jennifer Lynn Daniel, Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General, Law Enforcement Defense Division, Austin, TX.

Before REAVLEY, OWEN, and ELROD, Circuit Judges.

OPINION

PER CURIAM:[*]

Thomas Dewayne Ellason, Texas prisoner # 600129, appeals the dismissal of his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action against several directors and administrators of the Correctional Institutions Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ). The district court dismissed the complaint for failure to state a claim...

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