Miller v. Jones, 05-1932
Refusal to grant police chief qualified immunity in a suit alleging retaliation based on speech is affirmed where the plaintiff's speech was on a matter of public concern, and where the unconstitutionality of the chief's actions was clearly established at the time they occurred.
- Argued 12/08/2005
- Decided 04/17/2006
- Published 04/17/2006
- BAUER, Circuit Judge., Before BAUER, POSNER, and KANNE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- William R. Rettko (argued), Rettko Law Offices, Brookfield, WI, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Jan A. Smokowicz (argued), Milwaukee City Attorney's Office, Milwaukee, WI, for Defendant-Appellant.