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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Inmate-Relief from Incarceration

Plaintiff, an inmate, appealed from the adverse grant of summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. §1983 action. Where plaintiff could not seek release from confinement pursuant to §1983 until exhausting state administrative remedies and habeas relief, the district court correctly ...

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Government fails to release data on deaths in police custody

More than four years after Congress required the Department of Justice to assemble information about those who die in police custody, the agency has yet to implement a system for collecting that data or release any new details of how ...

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Government fails to release data on deaths in police custody

More than four years after Congress required the Department of Justice to assemble information about those who die in police custody, the agency has yet to implement a system for collecting that data or release any new details of how ...

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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Inmate-Deliberate-Indifference Claim

  Plaintiff, a former inmate, appealed from the grant of summary judgment to defendants on plaintiff’s deliberate indifference claim brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. §1983. Where review of the record in the light most favorable to plaintiff and drawing all ...

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Civil Practice: Inmate-Deliberate Indifference-Medical Needs

Plaintiff appealed the dismissal of his 42 U.S.C. §1983 action, alleging that corrections officers were deliberately indifferent to his medical needs in diagnosing and treating an earlier stroke, after he was transported to the hospital and diagnosed with suffering a ...

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Civil Practice: Inmate-42 U.S.C. §1983-Adverse Grant of Summary Judgment

Plaintiff, a federal inmate, appealed the district court’s grant of adverse summary judgment in plaintiff’s §1983 action. Where there was no merit in plaintiff’s argument, the district court correctly dismissed his action. Judgment is affirmed. Hawk-Gallardo v. Wendling (MLW No. ...

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