United States Fifth Circuit

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WRIGHT v. HOLLINGSWORTH, 99-40063

A prison inmate alleging civil rights violations must exhaust all available administrative remedies, even if the prisoner seeks money damages, and money damages are not available through administrative procedures.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 07/24/2001
  • Published 07/24/2001

Judges

  • EDITH H. JONES, Circuit Judge:, Before JOLLY, JONES and BENAVIDES, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Fifth Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • Justin M. Waggoner, Smyser Kaplan & Veselka, Houston, TX, for Plaintiff-Appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  • Charles Kenneth Eldred, Sharon Felfe, Asst. Atty. Gen., Austin, TX, for Defendant-Appellee.