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Date: 08-15-2001

Case Style: Johnny Lee Wilson v. Lawrence County

Case Number: 00-2828

Judge: Beam

Court: United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

Plaintiff's Attorney: Unknown

Defendant's Attorney: Unknown

Description: Johnny Lee Wilson brought this 42 U.S.C. 1983 civil rights action against Lawrence County and several law enforcement officials for allegedly violating his constitutional rights in conducting a murder investigation, which resulted in Wilson spending over nine years in jail for a crime he did not commit. The district court 2 denied appellants' motion for summary judgment asserting qualified immunity.

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Outcome: Affirmed.

Plaintiff's Experts: Unknown

Defendant's Experts: Unknown

Comments: None

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