United States Seventh Circuit

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GARVIN v. WHEELER, 01-3825

Saucier v. Katz, 533 U.S. 194, did not work a fundamental change in the law of qualified immunity, to allow a police officer to reopen his summary judgment motion in an excessive force claim, and an appeal will not be heard under the collateral order doctrine.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 04/16/2002
  • Decided 08/28/2002
  • Published 08/28/2002

Judges

  • COFFEY, Circuit Judge., Before CUDAHY, COFFEY, and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellees:
  • Nathaniel Lee (argued), Lee Burns & Cossell, Indianapolis, IN, for Plaintiffs-Appellees., Anthony W. Overholt (argued), Office of Corp. Counsel, City Counsel Legal Div., Indianapolis, IN, Jeffrey S. McQuary, Office of Corp. Counsel, Indianapolis, IN, for Defendant-Appellant.