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Author Schwartz, Martin A., author.

Title Section 1983 litigation / Martin A. Schwartz, Touro Law Center ; legal editor : Kris Markarian.

Publication Info. Washington, DC : Federal Judicial Center, 2014.
[Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Government Printing Office


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  JU 13.2:L 71/3/2014    ---  Available
Edition Third edition.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 389 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction to [section] 1983 litigation -- Constitutional claims against federal officials: The Bivens Doctrine -- Section 1983: Elements of claim, functional role, pleading, and jurisdiction -- Section 1983 plaintiffs -- Constitutional rights enforceable under [section] 1983 -- Enforcement of federal statutes under [section] 1983 -- Color of state law and state action -- Section 1983 defendants -- Causation -- Capacity of claim: Individual versus official capacity -- Municipal liability -- Liability of supervisors -- Relationship between individual and municipal liability -- State liability: The Eleventh Amendment -- Personal-capacity claims: Absolute immunities -- Personal liability: Qualified immunity -- Exhaustion of state remedies: Preiser-Heck Doctrine, notice of claim, and ripeness -- Preclusion defenses -- Statute of limitations -- Survivorship and wrongful death -- Abstention doctrines -- Monetary relief -- Attorneys' fees.
Note Title from title screen (viewed on Dec. 31, 2014).
Subject State action (Civil rights) -- United States.
Actions and defenses -- United States.
Actions and defenses. (OCoLC)fst00796238
State action (Civil rights) (OCoLC)fst01131748
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Markarian, Kris, editor.
Federal Judicial Center, issuing body.
Other Form: Print version: Schwartz, Martin A., Section 1983 litigation. Third edition (OCoLC)893479934
Gpo Item No. 0743-C-01 (online)
Sudoc No. JU 13.2:L 71/3/2014

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