United States District Court, W.D. Wisconsin
MATTHEW C. STECHAUNER, Plaintiff,
PAUL KEMPER, LAVAIL JAMISON, and DANA BROWN, Defendant. VOIR DIRE DRAFT-6.13.2019
case involves activities that happened at Racine Correctional
Institution, where Matthew Stechauner was formerly
incarcerated. Stechauner alleges that Lavail Jamison and Dana
Brown, correctional officers at Racine Correctional
Institution, ignored his need for medical care. Stechauner
also alleges that when he complained about his medical care,
the warden, Paul Kemper, retaliated against him by having him
transferred to Oshkosh Correctional Institution. Kemper,
Jamison and Brown deny any wrongdoing. Have any of you ever
heard of this case before today? Follow up at sidebar.
trial of this case will begin today and may last three days,
finishing on Wednesday. Are any of you unable to serve as a
juror during this time?
of parties and others
Stechauner to introduce himself and for counsel to introduce
defendants. Ask panel whether anyone knows the parties.
counsel to stand and tell the jury where they practice and
with whom. Ask panel whether anyone knows counsel or their
associates or partners.
witnesses in the case may include the following individuals.
(Read list of witnesses.) Do any of you know any of the
any of you know the judge or court personnel?
any of you know any of the other persons on the jury panel?
to each prospective juror (listed on a sheet provided to
stand up and tell us about yourself:
Name, age, and city or town of residence.
Marital status and number of children, if any.
Current occupation (former if retired).
Current (or former) occupation of your spouse, domestic