Nebraska Inmate Lawsuit Bill Hearing Set

  LB793 - Limit frivolous civil actions filed by prisoners This Friday a hearing will be held to discuss the Nebraska Inmate Lawsuit Bill.  This bill hopes to reduce frivolous lawsuits filed by Nebraska prison inmates.  When an inmate files a lawsuit in the state of Nebraska it cost the tax payers money and a good majority of these lawsuits are frivolous.  A prime example is Mr. Eric Lewis.  This guy is incarcerated on a sexual assault charge and killed Dr. Louis Martin in July 2007 at the Lincoln Regional Center.  Mr. Lewis has filed 149 lawsuit cases between January 2007 and April 2008 most of which ask for protection from guards and fellow inmates.   This bill would protect the tax payers against morons like Eric Lewis.  Mr. Lewis … [Read more...]