Jackson v. Wiley.

Position:Inmate's access to court right deprived - Brief Article
 
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U.S. District Court

LAW LIBRARY

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Jackson v. Wiley, 352 F.Supp.2d 666 (E.D.Va. 2004). A state prison inmate brought a pro se [section] 1983 action alleging that prison officials denied him adequate medical care and access to prison law libraries. The district court held that the inmate failed to state a claim for violation of his Sixth Amendment right of access to the courts with allegations that he was denied adequate access to prison law libraries, and that a prison law librarian failed...

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