United States District Court, D. New Mexico
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER
MATTER is before the Court under 28 U.S.C. §§ 1915A
and 1915(e)(2)(B) on the Complaint for Violation of Civil
Rights filed by Plaintiff Natanael Escarcega on March 13,
2017. (Doc. 1). The Court dismisses the Complaint for failure
to state a claim on which relief can be granted.
Escarcega is incarcerated at Northwest New Mexico
Correctional Facility. (Doc. 1 at 6, 11). He is proceeding
pro se and in forma pauperis. Escarcega filed his
Complaint for Violation of Civil Rights on March 13, 2017. In
his Complaint, he makes a number of vague, generalized
allegations of constitutional violations:
“1) My constitutional & civil rights were violated
by C.C.A. (A private prison) and New Mexico Department of
prisons by violating (Depriving me of visits, by having them
behind glass) when I passed their state wide shake-down an
2) C.C.A. Deprive me of my constitutional & civil rights
for cruel and unusual punishment by not letting me have
access to recreation during this time period.
3) C.C.A. & Department of correctional (N.M.) did in fact
mass punish all of us here at N.N.M.C.F. Grants NM by
treating all of us as drug-users.
4) C.C.A. did treat us unfairly when 2 of their employees
were caught in compromising positions: Mass. punishment Due
5) C.C.A. violates our constitutional & civil rights by
not following policy & procedures described by N.M.D.O.C.
concerning grievances: excedera:
6) Substandard training of corrections officers.
7) Denial of adequate medical care: No. confidence in
healthcare provider & medical staff: Centurian L.L.C.
8) Substandard meals by Kitchen: Trinity
9) This is an accident waiting to happen.
10) Denial of phones: laundry: legal access: sanitory living
(Doc. 1 at 12-13). Escarcega names, as Defendants,
Corrections Company of America (Core Civic), Centurian
L.L.C., C.C.A.-Core Civic, Corrections Center of America, New
Mexico Department of Corrections, Trinity Food Service, B.
Judd: Warden, J.. Lopez: Assistant Warden, J. Doman: Chief of
Unit Managers, Mr. Soloman: G-Unit Manager, Ms. Woodard:
G-Unit Manager, Mr. Aragon: Unit Management, Ms. Willy:
G-Unit Management, Dr. Bailey, Dr. I, and all employees of
C.C.A., C.C.A-Core Civic, and Centurian L.L.C. (Doc. 1 at
1-3, 13). The allegations of the Complaint do not factually
specify any individual conduct by any Defendant or how any
conduct by an individual violated Plaintiff Escarcega's
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