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McCaa v. Hamilton

Seventh Circuit: The district court should probably appoint counsel to a mentally ill prisoner who alleges Green Bay, Wisc. corrections officers deliberately disregarded his serious risk of suicide. Concurrence: We’re getting a little too close to declaring “a presumptive right to counsel in some categories of civil cases.”


Tags: 2018, Pro Se Complaint, Right to Counsel, Seventh Circuit

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