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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prison_Litigation_Reform_Act

The Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA), 42 U.S.C. § 1997e, is a U.S. federal law that was enacted in 1996. Congress enacted PLRA in response to a significant ...

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The Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA) makes it harder for prisoners to file ... If you are thinking about filing a lawsuit, then you should know about a 1996 law.

criminal.findlaw.com/criminal-rights/prison-litigation-reform-act.html

In 1995, Congress passed the Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA), which placed several restrictions on the ability of prisoners to file lawsuits based on the ...

www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/42/1997e

No action shall be brought with respect to prison conditions under section 1983 of ... a prior showing of physical injury or the commission of a sexual act (as defined in ... L. 104–134, title I, § 101[(a)] [title VIII, § 803(d)], Apr. 26, 1996, 110 Stat.

jailhouselaw.org/brief-summary-prison-litigation-reform-act

Apr 14, 2011 ... The PLRA, an anti-prisoner statute which became law in 1996, has made it much harder for prisoners to gain relief in the federal courts.

www.congress.gov/bill/104th-congress/senate-bill/1279

Prison Litigation Reform Act of 1995 - Revises Federal criminal code provisions regarding remedies for prison crowding to substitute provisions regarding ...

www.hrw.org/report/2009/06/16/no-equal-justice/prison-litigation-reform-act-united-states

Jun 16, 2009 ... In the spring of 1996 Congress passed the Prison Litigation Reform Act, and President Clinton signed the bill into law on April 26, 1996.

www.law.umich.edu/facultyhome/margoschlanger/Pages/PrisonLitigationReformActLegislativeHistory.aspx

Prison Litigation Reform Act: Legislative History. Individual components of the record. A Legislative History of the Prison Litigation Reform Act of 1996 Vol 1 ...

www.fjc.gov/subject/prison-litigation-reform-act-plra

Resource Guide for Managing Prisoner Civil Rights Litigation with Special Emphasis on the Prison Litigation Reform Act. January 1, 1996. A resource for federal ...