BY SHELDON H NAHMOD, PROFESSOR OR LAW, INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS SERIES, THE LAW OF SECTION 1983-SECOND EDITION, PAGES 655, HARDBOUND
THIS IS MARIANNE’S FAVORITE OF ALL FAVORITE BOOKS. TRULY A MUST HAVE FOR YOUR LEGAL LIBRARY. INFORMATION IS VALUABLE FOR PURSUING ANY FORM OF LEGAL ACTION. SOME EXAMPLES INCLUDED IN BOOK.
EIGHT FULL SECTIONS WITH DYNAMIC INFORMATION.
SECTION 1 Introduction: History, Procedural Matters, and Attorney’s Fees
SECTION 2 The “deprivation [under “color of” law] of any rights, privileges, or immunities secured by the Constitution and laws”
SECTION 3 “[S]ubjects or causes to be subjected…to the deprivation”
SECTION 4 “[S]hall be liable to the party injured in an action at law” Damages
SECTION 5 “[S]uit in equality or other proper proceeding for redress”: Equitable Relief and “Procedural” Defenses
SECTION 6 “Every person”: Governmental Liability
SECTION 7 “Every person”: The Absolute Individual Immunity of Legislators, Judges, Prosecutors, and Others
SECTION 8 Qualified Immunity for “Persons”: An Affirmative Defense
APPENDIX A; TABLE OF LEADING CONSTITUTION LAW CASES