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CASE ENTRY

Brown v. Taylor

Sex offender serves his time, remains civilly committed. Sex offender: In squalid conditions and subject to daily random searches, property restrictions, staff harassment. Fifth Circuit: Civilly committed persons are entitled to more considerate treatment than criminally confined persons, but the conditions alleged are constitutional. Some of his other claims can go, though.


Tags: 2018, 42 USC 1983, Due Process, Fifth Circuit, Retaliation

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