Scherer v. Graham

Decision Date30 June 1983
Citation710 F.2d 838
Parties* Scherer v. Graham 82-5813, 83-3034
CourtU.S. Court of Appeals — Eleventh Circuit



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  • Davis v. Scherer, 83-490
    • United States
    • U.S. Supreme Court
    • June 28, 1984
    ...can comply with them only selectively. In these circumstances, officials should not err always on the side of caution. Pp. 193-196. 710 F.2d 838, reversed and Mitchell D. Franks, Tallahassee, Fla., for appellants. Richard G. Wilkins, Washington, D.C., for the United States, as amicus curiae......
  • Kellogg v. City of Gary
    • United States
    • Indiana Supreme Court
    • November 8, 1990
    ...Scherer v. Davis (N.D.Fla.1981), 543 F.Supp. 4, 19. The Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit affirmed. Scherer v. Graham (11th Cir.1983), 710 F.2d 838. The United States Supreme Court reversed, considering only the issue of qualified immunity. The Davis Court rejected the "totality of ......
  • Pollnow v. Glennon, 719
    • United States
    • U.S. Court of Appeals — Second Circuit
    • March 12, 1985
    ... ... Clearly, a violation of state law is not cognizable under Sec. 1983. Davis v. Scherer, 468 U.S. ---, ---, 104 S.Ct. 3012, 3019 (1984). Furthermore, such a violation, even if there were one, would not deprive a state official of ... ...

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