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Tag Archives: Prison Inmate

Civil Rights: Prison Inmate-Challenge to Conditions of Confinement-Summary Judgment

Plaintiff, an inmate, appealed from the adverse grant of summary judgment in his action challenging the conditions of his confinement. Where the record supported the grant of summary judgment to defendants, the court affirmed and denied plaintiff’s pending motions as ...

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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Prison Inmate-Deliberate Indifference to Medical Needs

Plaintiff appealed from the adverse grant of summary judgment in his §1983 action alleging deliberate indifference to his serious medical needs. Where plaintiff failed to show that defendants acted with more than gross negligence or a culpability similar to criminal ...

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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Prison Inmate-Adverse Summary Judgment

Plaintiff, an inmate in a Missouri prison, appealed the district court’s discovery ruling and adverse grant of summary judgment in plaintiff’s §1983 action. Where there was no abuse of discretion, the district court properly denied plaintiff’s motions to compel and ...

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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Prison Inmate-Summary-Judgment Dismissal

Plaintiff, a prison inmate, appealed from the adverse grant of summary judgment of his pro se 42 U.S.C. §1983 action. Where, viewing the evidence in the light most favorable to plaintiff, there were no genuine issues of material fact, defendants ...

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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Prison Inmate-Summary Judgment

Plaintiff, a prison inmate, appealed from the adverse grant of summary judgment of his pro se 42 U.S.C. §1983 action. Where, viewing the evidence in the light most favorable to plaintiff, defendants were entitled to summary judgment, the court affirmed. ...

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

  Plaintiff, a former inmate, appealed the adverse grant of summary judgment in his §1983 action. Where, after viewing the record and affording all reasonable inferences to plaintiff, there was no error in the district court’s analysis of plaintiff’s claim, ...

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Civil Rights: 42 U.S.C. §1983-Prison Inmate-Qualified Immunity

Plaintiff, a prison inmate, filed a §1983 complaint against Arkansas prison officials, alleging deprivation of his constitutional rights. Plaintiff sought damages along with injunctive and declaratory relief. The district court dismissed the action, ruling that plaintiff had failed to state ...

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