Prisoners right to Law Libraries

August 25, 2014

  • 310 Prisons
  • 310II Prisoners and Inmates
  • 310II(G) Access to Courts and Public Officials
  • 310k265 Law Books, Law Libraries, and Legal Materials

08-25-14Reasonable restriction placed upon prison inmate’s access to law library as a result of prior disciplinary disposition did not violate inmate’s constitutional right to access the court system or the law library.

Izquierdo v. Goord, 275 A.D.2d 494, (N.Y. Sup. Ct., App. Div., 3rd Dept., 2000)