Are senators immune from suit for crimes in official capacity?

April 1978
American Bar Association Journal;Apr78, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p528
Academic Journal
Discusses cases that being heard before the U.S. Supreme Court in 1978. Immunity of senators from suit for crimes in official capacity in 'McClellan v. McSurely'; Issue of attorney fees in a civil rights case brought by inmates of the Arkansas prison system; Definition of community for obscenity prosecutions; Existence of a potential defense to price-fixing charges.


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