This text details critical information on all aspects of prison litigation, including information on trial and appeal, conditions of isolated confinement, access to the courts, parole, right to medical aid and liabilities of prison officials. Highlighted topics include application of the Americans with Disabilities Act to prisons, protection given to HIV-positive inmates, and actions of the Supreme Court and Congress to stem the flow of prison litigation. Part II contains Judicial Decisions Relating to Part I.

chapter 1|20 pages

An Overview of the Judicial System

chapter 2|10 pages

Administrative Law

chapter 7|44 pages

Religion in Prison

chapter 8|28 pages

Legal Services

chapter 9|26 pages

Prisoner Disciplinary Proceedings

chapter 11|42 pages

Additional Litigation

chapter 12|48 pages

Parole and Probation

chapter 14|30 pages

The Prison Litigation Reform Act

part |2 pages

Part II: Judicial Decisions Relating to Part I

chapter |428 pages

Table of Cases for Part II

part |2 pages

Appendices 883

chapter I|6 pages

Constitutional Amendments

chapter |32 pages

Table of Cases for Part I