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Porter v. Nussle

Docket No.: 00-853
Certiorari Granted: Jun 4 2001
Argued: January 14, 2002
Decided: February 26, 2002


42 U.S.C. 1997, Judicial Power, Eighth Amendment, FLSA, Fair Labor Standards Act, Fourteenth Amendment, Immigration and Naturalization, NLRA, National Labor Relations Act, OSHA, Title VII, habeas, habeas corpus, immigration, retaliation, sex discrimination

PartyNames: Correction Officer Porter, et al. v. Ronald Nussle
Petitioner: Correction Officer Porter, et al.
Respondent: Ronald Nussle

Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Citation: 224 F.3d 95
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

Correction Officer Porter, et al.
Ronald Nussle
534 U.S. 516 (2002)

Does the Prison Litigation Reform Act of 1995 require that all prisoners seeking redress for prison circumstances or occurrences exhaust any applicable administrative remedies before filing suit?

Porter v. Nussle

January 14, 2002

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

Porter v. Nussle
Case Documents

1Opinion in Porter v. Nussle
2Opinion in Porter v. Nussle
Additional documents for this case are pending review.