Legal status of prisoners, United States Federal Tort Claims Act
The article focuses on the U.S. federal government's invocation of the independent-contractor exception of the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) when faced with federal prisoners' claims of inadequate-contractor exception.
Danielle C. Jefferis,
Delegating Care, Evading Review: The Federal Tort Claims Act andAccess to Medical Care in Federal Private Prisons,
80 La. L. Rev.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.lsu.edu/lalrev/vol80/iss1/7