Prisoners' Rights: Proof of Damages

Prisoners' Rights: Proof of Damages
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Last updated: October 2004

Sponsors: Illinois Institute for Community Law
Illinois Legal Aid Online
Date: Monday, October 11, 2004
Speakers: James Chapman, Illinois Institute for Community Law

This training session focuses on proof of damages under the Prison Litigation Reform Act. The session explains what an injury is under the Prison Litigation Reform Act and outlines the requirements of a physical injury in order to recover damages. The training also discusses how to look through records to determine if there is a physical injury, particularly where the attorney has limited discovery funds.

Click here to view a printable transcript of this webcast.

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