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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Prison Inmate-Failure to Protect

Plaintiff appealed from the dismissal of his 42 U.S.C. §1983 complaint, in which he sought to assert a failure-to-protect claim. Where plaintiff failed to allege facts showing that he was faced with a substantial risk of harm and/or that defendants were deliberately indifferent to that risk, the district court properly dismissed plaintiff’s complaint. Judgment is affirmed. Scott v. ...
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