CALHOUN v. DETELLA, 98-2894
In a prisoner's claim of an Eighth Amendment violation through a deliberately harassing strip search, 42 U.S.C. section 1997e(e) does not preclude claims for nominal or punitive damages for Eighth Amendment violations involving no physical injury.
- Decided 02/13/2003
- Published 02/13/2003
- ILANA DIAMOND ROVNER, Circuit Judge., Before RIPPLE, ROVNER, and EVANS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Chad R. Anderson (argued), Thomas L. Shriner, Jr., Foley & Lardner, Milwaukee, WI, for Plaintiff-Appellant., Bryan J. Rose (argued), Office of Atty. General Civil Appeals Div., Chicago, IL, for James E. Ryan.
- For Appellees:
- James E. Ryan, Office of Atty. General, Chicago, IL, for Defendants.