BOYCE v. MOORE, 01-2809
A prisoner's 42 U.S.C. section 1983 claim, alleging Eighth Amendment violations through failure to protect him and refusal to provide medical care, was not actionable where log books did not create a material dispute as to knowledge of plaintiff's plight, and deliberate indifference was not established.
- Argued 10/15/2002
- Decided 12/27/2002
- Published 12/27/2002
- RIPPLE, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, RIPPLE and KANNE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Todd G. Smith (argued), Lafollette, Godfrey & Kahn, Madison, WI, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Patrick S. Smith (argued), William B. Oberts, Office of the State's Attorney of Cook County, Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellee.