A discussion of Hudson v. Palmer, examining the basis for the decision that the fourth amendment does not apply in a prison cell and that an unauthorized, intentional deprivation of property by a state official does not violate due process where adequate post-deprivation remedies exist.
College of Law
Northern Illinois University Law Review
"Hudson v. Palmer: Closing the "Iron Curtain" on Fourth Amendment Protection in Prison Cells,"
Northern Illinois University Law Review: Vol. 5:
2, Article 4.
Available at: https://huskiecommons.lib.niu.edu/niulr/vol5/iss2/4
Phil Dabney, Note, Hudson v. Palmer: Closing the "Iron Curtain" on Fourth Amendment Protection in Prison Cells, 5 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 271 (1985).