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Booth v. Churner

Docket No.: 99-1964
Argued: March 20, 2001
Decided: May 29, 2001

Topics:

42 U.S.C. 1997, Judicial Power, Bivens action, Eighth Amendment, Federal Tort Claims, Section 1983, abuse of discretion

Petitioner: Booth
Respondent: Churner

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE THIRD CIRCUIT
Citation: 206 F.3d 289
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


532 U.S. 731 (2001)
Question:

Must prisoners who seek only monetary damages in suits over prison conditions still exhaust all administrative remedies before going to court, even if monetary damages are not available under the particular administrative process?

Booth v. Churner
ORAL ARGUMENT

March 20, 2001

Holding: affirmed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Churner, 0 vote(s) against
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