Norfleet v. Gehrke, 05-1237
Denial of summary judgment in favor of two defendants in a prisoner suit alleging violation of the Eighth Amendment is reversed where there was no evidence that a prison doctor and prison employee acted with the "culpable state of mind" required for a finding of deliberate indifference to serious medical needs.
- Argued 11/28/2005
- Decided 03/03/2006
- Published 03/03/2006
- KANNE, Circuit Judge., Before KANNE, ROVNER, and WOOD, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Jan Michelsen (argued), Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart, Indianapolis, IN, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Edward Himmelfarb (argued), Department of Justice Civil Division, Appellate Section, Washington, DC, for Defendants-Appellants.