TITLE

Tort and Section 1983 Actions Not the Same

AUTHOR(S)
Sittleburg, Philip C.
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Oct2003, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses personal injury claims filed in U.S. federal courts under Section 1983. Difference of the claim from those filed in state courts as simple tort actions; Examples of Section 1983 claims; Conditions under which a personal injury lawsuit may be filed under Section 1983.
ACCESSION #
11813773

 

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