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Shaw v. Murphy

Docket No.: 99-1613
Argued: January 16, 2001
Decided: April 18, 2001

Topics:

Amendment 1: Speech, Press, and Assembly, First Amendment, Miscellaneous, Fifth Amendment, First Amendment, Miranda, Sixth Amendment, equitable relief, habeas, murder, racial discrimination, retaliation

Petitioner: Shaw
Respondent: Murphy

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 195 F.3d 1121
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


532 U.S. 223 (2001)
Question:

Do prison inmates have a constitutional right to provide legal assistance to fellow inmates?

Shaw v. Murphy
ORAL ARGUMENT

January 16, 2001

Holding: reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Shaw, 0 vote(s) against
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