464 F.2d 1027 (5th Cir. 1972), 29066, Burroughs v. Wainwright

Docket Nº29066 [*]
Citation464 F.2d 1027
Party NameTroy C. BURROUGHS, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. Louie L. WAINWRIGHT, Director, Division of Corrections, State of Florida, Defendant-Appellee.
Case DateJuly 28, 1972
CourtUnited States Courts of Appeals, Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

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464 F.2d 1027 (5th Cir. 1972)

Troy C. BURROUGHS, Plaintiff-Appellant,

v.

Louie L. WAINWRIGHT, Director, Division of Corrections, State of Florida, Defendant-Appellee.

No. 29066 [*]

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

July 28, 1972

Troy C. Burroughs, pro. se.

Earl Faircloth, Atty. Gen., Horace A. Knowlton, III, Asst. Atty. Gen., Tallahassee, Fla., for defendant-appellee.

Before JOHN R. BROWN, Chief Judge, and GOLDBERG and MORGAN, Circuit Judges.

PER CURIAM:

Troy C. Burroughs, an inmate confined in the maximum security section of the

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Florida State Prison at Raiford, filed a civil rights complaint seeking injunctive relief and money damages for asserted deprivations of Federal constitutional rights resulting from (i) the decision by prison officials to place him in administrative segregation apart from the general prison population, (ii) allegedly unreasonable restrictions on visiting privileges, and (iii) a multitude of alleged abuses involving inadequate food and improper medical and dental treatment laced with overtones of racial discrimination.

We agree with the District Court's conclusion that points (i) and (ii) fail to raise a substantial Federal question. Granville v. Hunt, 5 Cir., 1969, 411 F.2d 9, 11. As for point (iii) we vacate the District Court's order summarily dismissing the complaint and remand for further proceedings consistent...

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  • 349 F.Supp. 452 (S.D.Tex. 1972), Civ. A. 71-H-973, Dreyer v. Jalet
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 5th Circuit Southern District of Texas
    • September 18, 1972
    ...Cir. 1972); Richards v. Smith, 464 F.2d 1029 (5th Cir. 1972); Bowman v. Hale, 464 F.2d 1032 (5th Cir. 1972); Burroughs v. Wainwright, 464 F.2d 1027 (5th Cir. 1972); McCray v. Fondre, 462 F.2d 1374 (5th Cir. 1972); Dennson v. Tomkins, 464 F.2d 1033 (5th Cir. 1972); McCray v. Lee, 463 F.2d 42......
  • 469 F.2d 687 (5th Cir. 1972), 72-2783, Henry v. Van Cleve
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • December 4, 1972
    ...racial discrimination requires the scrutiny of federal courts. Jackson v. Godwin, 400 F.2d 529 (5th Cir. 1968); Burroughs v. Wainwright, 464 F.2d 1027 [5th Cir., 1972]. Beard v. Lee, 396 F.2d 749 (5th Cir. 1968). That principle requires that we vacate the judgment below and remand to allow ......
  • 501 F.2d 1291 (5th Cir. 1974), 73-1023, Gates v. Collier
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • September 20, 1974
    ...(5th Cir. 1967); Schack v. Florida, 391 F.2d 593 (5th Cir. 1968); Bowman v. Hale, 464 F.2d 1032 (5th Cir. 1972). Burroughs v. Wainwright, 464 F.2d 1027 (5th Cir. It is pertinent to review this Court's discussion in Novak v. Beto, 453 F.2d 661 (5th Cir. 1971), rehearing denied en banc, 456 F......
  • 349 F.Supp. 278 (M.D.Ala. 1972), Civ. A. 3501, Newman v. State of Alabama
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 11th Circuit Middle District of Alabama
    • October 4, 1972
    ...United States, 438 F.2d 918 (5th Cir. 1971); Schack v. Florida, 391 F.2d 593 (5th Cir. 1968). Page 281 See also, Burroughs v. Wainwright, 464 F.2d 1027 (5th Cir., July 28, 1972); Bowman v. Hale, 464 F.2d 1032 (5th Cir., July 28, 1972). When practices within a prison system result in the dep......
4 cases
  • 349 F.Supp. 452 (S.D.Tex. 1972), Civ. A. 71-H-973, Dreyer v. Jalet
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 5th Circuit Southern District of Texas
    • September 18, 1972
    ...Cir. 1972); Richards v. Smith, 464 F.2d 1029 (5th Cir. 1972); Bowman v. Hale, 464 F.2d 1032 (5th Cir. 1972); Burroughs v. Wainwright, 464 F.2d 1027 (5th Cir. 1972); McCray v. Fondre, 462 F.2d 1374 (5th Cir. 1972); Dennson v. Tomkins, 464 F.2d 1033 (5th Cir. 1972); McCray v. Lee, 463 F.2d 42......
  • 469 F.2d 687 (5th Cir. 1972), 72-2783, Henry v. Van Cleve
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • December 4, 1972
    ...racial discrimination requires the scrutiny of federal courts. Jackson v. Godwin, 400 F.2d 529 (5th Cir. 1968); Burroughs v. Wainwright, 464 F.2d 1027 [5th Cir., 1972]. Beard v. Lee, 396 F.2d 749 (5th Cir. 1968). That principle requires that we vacate the judgment below and remand to allow ......
  • 501 F.2d 1291 (5th Cir. 1974), 73-1023, Gates v. Collier
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • September 20, 1974
    ...(5th Cir. 1967); Schack v. Florida, 391 F.2d 593 (5th Cir. 1968); Bowman v. Hale, 464 F.2d 1032 (5th Cir. 1972). Burroughs v. Wainwright, 464 F.2d 1027 (5th Cir. It is pertinent to review this Court's discussion in Novak v. Beto, 453 F.2d 661 (5th Cir. 1971), rehearing denied en banc, 456 F......
  • 349 F.Supp. 278 (M.D.Ala. 1972), Civ. A. 3501, Newman v. State of Alabama
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 11th Circuit Middle District of Alabama
    • October 4, 1972
    ...United States, 438 F.2d 918 (5th Cir. 1971); Schack v. Florida, 391 F.2d 593 (5th Cir. 1968). Page 281 See also, Burroughs v. Wainwright, 464 F.2d 1027 (5th Cir., July 28, 1972); Bowman v. Hale, 464 F.2d 1032 (5th Cir., July 28, 1972). When practices within a prison system result in the dep......