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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Licensure Board Disciplinary Proceeding-Preservice Dismissal

Plaintiff appealed the preservice dismissal of her §1983 complaint, which alleged that her constitutional rights were violated in a board of pharmacy disciplinary proceeding. Where plaintiff failed to plead viable claims, the district court did not err by granting preservice ...

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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Failure to Protect from Violence-Qualified Immunity

Plaintiff sued various state corrections officers under §1983, alleging they failed to protect him from attacks by other inmates. The district court denied defendants’ motion for summary judgment on grounds of qualified immunity, finding a material factual dispute regarding whether ...

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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Correctional Inmate-Failure to Exhaust Administrative Remedies

Plaintiff appealed the district court’s grant of summary judgment to defendant state corrections officials, dismissing plaintiff’s §1983 complaint. Where there was a material factual dispute involving the information plaintiff was required to submit along with his administrative-grievance appeal, t he ...

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