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Ali v. Federal Bureau of Prisons (Doc. #: 06-9130) (2008)  [Findlaw]

Secondary Link Ali v. Federal Bureau of Prisons  [Legal Information Institute]
Decided 1/22/2008
Supreme Court Vote 5-4
 
IssueWhether federal prison officials qualify as law enforcement officers and are therefore exempt from suit under the Federal Tort Claims Act of 1946.
Majority Opinion Thomas, J.
Dissenting Opinion Kennedy, J., & Breyer, J.
Lower Court 11th Circuit
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