Jail Pro Lesson Summaries
2021 Lesson 5: Caselaw Update
This lesson provides legal training for jailers and correctional officers through an analysis of three Target Cases answering the following questions:
- When will a jail’s non-privileged correspondence rules violate the constitutional rights of inmates?
- When are jailers entitled to the protection of qualified immunity when their actions result in an inmate’s injury?
- When will law enforcement officials be denied qualified immunity for using a chokehold on someone they have in custody?