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Constitutional Torts (3rd edition)
Scholarly Works
  • Sheldon H Nahmod
  • Michael L. Wells, University of Georgia School of Law
  • Thomas A. Eaton, University of Georgia School of Law

Publication citation
Nahmod, Sheldon H., Michael L. Wells, and Thomas A. Eaton. 2010. Constitutional torts. New Providence, NJ: LexisNexis.

ISBN 9781422470275

Table of contents
Constitutional torts : a first look -- "Under color of" state law -- "Secured by the constitution and laws" -- "Secured by the constitution and laws" affirmative constitutional duties and rights secured by Federal laws -- "Every person" : governmental liabiltiy -- "[S]ubjects or causes : to be subjected..." : causation -- "Every person" : absolute immunity -- "Every person" : qualified immunity -- "Shall be liable to the party injured in an action at law, suit in equity or other proper proceeding for redress" : constitutional tort remedies -- Procedural defenses -- Litigating section 1983 claims in state courts -- Attorney's fees

Publication Date
Citation Information
Sheldon H Nahmod, Michael L. Wells and Thomas A. Eaton. Constitutional Torts (3rd edition). (2010)
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