Recovery of Mental/Emotional Distress Damages Under the Prison Litigation Reform Act.
Discusses the recovery of mental/emotional damages in prisoner civil rights litigation.

U.S. Supreme Court Revisits the Basics of Probable Cause and Qualified Immunity.
Discusses an important U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning a damage award to partygoers arrested in a vacant house.

Public Safety Employee Discipline and State Bill of Rights Laws - Part 2.
Discusses the impact of state Bill of Rights laws on firefighter discipline in California and on police discipline cases in states other than California.

Public Safety Employee Discipline and State Bill of Rights Laws - Part 1.
Discusses the impact of state Bill of Rights laws on police discipline cases.

U.S. Supreme Court Rejects the Ninth Circuit's Provocation Doctrine on Officer Shootings.
Discusses an important U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning a Ninth Circuit decision on officer shootings.