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The 31st Annual Conference on Section 1983 Litigation

I would like to invite readers to attend my 31st Annual Conference on Section 1983 Litigation, to be held at Chicago-Kent on Thursday and Friday, April 24-25, 2014. 143 more words

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Law Professors' Amicus Brief in Lane v. Franks

I blogged on January 20, 2014, about the Supreme Court’s grant of certiorari in Lane v. Franks, a potentially significant First Amendment public employee free speech case in which a public employee was allegedly terminated because of his truthful subpoenaed testimony in a federal fraud trial. 123 more words

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My New Article: The Birth of Section 1983 in the Supreme Court

My new article, entitled Section 1983 Is Born: The Interlocking Supreme Court Stories of Tenney and Monroe, has just been published in 17 Lewis & Clark L. 249 more words

Civil Rights - Section 1983