Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation in the October 2005 Term
14 Pages Posted: 27 Jun 2014 Last revised: 9 Jul 2014
Date Written: 2007
This article discusses the Section 1983 cases decided by the Supreme Court in the October 2005 Term. It divides the decisions into three areas: 1. First Amendment retaliation claims; 2. Fourth Amendment issues; and 3. prisoners' rights.
Keywords: Section 1983, Supreme Court, First Amendment, retaliation, Fourth Amendment, prisoners' rights, Garcetti v. Ceballos, Hartman v. Moore, Hudson v. Michigan, Beard v. Banks, Woodford v. Ngo, Hill v. McDonough
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