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Second Circuit – Qualified immunity: Tangreti v. Bachman

United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Qualified immunity Deliberate indifference – Supervisory liability Tangreti v. Bachman 19-3712 Judges Walker, Menashi Background: The plaintiff was sexually abused by three correctional officers during her incarceration at a correctional facility. She sued eight prison supervisory officials alleging that they violated the Eighth Amendment through their deliberate indifference to the substantial risk ...