Legal Bulletins

 

The Lewisburg Prison Project has been distributing Legal Bulletins nationwide since 1983. So that we can continue to provide up-to-date legal information, we ask that users of these bulletins make a donation (link) to offset our costs.

 

For hard copies of the Legal Bulletins, please fill out this order form and send it to the following address.  Please include the small payment indicated on the form to cover copying and postage costs.

 

Lewisburg Prison Project

P.O. Box 128

Lewisburg, PA 17837-0128

 

LITIGATION

1.1 Civil Actions in Federal Court

      (How to select, file, and follow legal actions)

1.2 Legal Research

1.3 Access to Records

1.5 Federal Tort Claims Act

1.8 Injunctive Relief

 

FIRST AMENDMENT

2.1 Religious Rights in Prison

2.3 Speech, Visitation, Association

 

STATUS

4.1 Rights of Pretrial Detainees

 

DUE PROCESS IN PRISON

6.1 Disciplinary Hearings

6.4 Urinalysis Drug Testing

 

"CRUEL & UNUSUAL PUNISHMENT": (8th Amendment)

7.1 Assaults & Beatings (Versión en español)

7.2 Conditions of Confinement (Versión en español)

 

MEDICAL CARE

8.1 Medical Rights (Versión en español)

8.2 Psychiactric & Disability Rights

8.3 Aids in Prison

 

POST CONVICTION

9.1 Post-Conviction Remedies

9.2 Detainers (Choices & Strategies) 

9.3 Pennsylvania's Megan Law (Versión en español

9.4 DNA Collection & Testing