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Section 1983: Police Misconduct and Prison Violations Seminar

This course examines the origins, uses, and limits of section 1983 litigation by studying some of the constitutional claims that federal courts encounter most.  These include claims against police and prison officials, such as improper search and seizure, excessive force, false arrest and malicious prosecution, and deliberate indifference to the medical needs of detainees and ...