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Laxton v. Bartow, 04-3988

Denial of plaintiff's petition for a writ of habeas corpus is affirmed over his claim that his commitment to a mental health facility violated his substantive due process rights.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 05/10/2005
  • Decided 08/31/2005
  • Published 08/31/2005


  • FLAUM, Chief Judge., Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, and KANNE and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.


  • United States Seventh Circuit


  • For Appellant:
  • Margaret A. Maroney (argued), Office of the State Public Defender, Madison, WI, for Petitioner-Appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  • Warren D. Weinstein (argued), Office of the Attorney General Wisconsin Department of Justice, Madison, WI, for Respondent-Appellee.
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