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Cline v. Rogers
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
87 F.3d 176 (1996)
Jackie Ray Cline (plaintiff) sued Sheriff George Rogers (defendant), alleging that Rogers disclosed Cline’s criminal record to a private citizen. Cline sued Rogers pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, alleging that the disclosure violated his constitutional right to privacy under the Fourteenth Amendment. The district court dismissed the complaint for failure to state a claim on which relief could be granted. Cline appealed.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Batchelder, J.)
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