Understanding Inmate Lawsuits
Understanding Inmate Lawsuits

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Understanding Inmate Lawsuits

One of the rights of all Americans, including those incarcerated in jails and prisons, is the right to file lawsuits against other individuals and organizations. Whether these cases have legal merit is a matter of the courts. Inmates file lawsuits about a number of issues, including conditions of confinement, programs, medical and mental health care, and use force. Whether these cases have legal merit is a matter decided by the courts. This course will examine the ways inmates file lawsuits and the common types of lawsuits they file.
ACA Hours: 7
44.50