SONNLEITNER v. YORK, 01-3966
A mental institute and state officials are entitled to qualified immunity in a 42 U.S.C. section 1983 claim, where a nurse failed to show the existence of a clearly-established constitutional right to a pre-demotion hearing as to all relevant charges.
- Argued 04/11/2002
- Decided 09/12/2002
- Published 09/12/2002
- CUDAHY, Circuit Judge., Before CUDAHY, DIANE P. WOOD, and EVANS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- John S. Williamson, Jr. (argued), Appleton, WI, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Richard Briles Moriarty (argued), Office of Atty. Gen., Wisconsin Dept. of Justice, Madison, WI, for Defendants-Appellees.