TITLE

High Court to review case on immunity defense

AUTHOR(S)
Walsh, Mark
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Education Week;10/30/96, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the United States Supreme Court's plan to review a procedural case affecting the ability of government officials to raise a defense of immunity in civil rights lawsuits filed under the federal Civil Rights Act of 1871. State courts' divisiveness on whether immunity rulings can be appealed; Rejection of use of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 for employment-discrimination cases against schools and colleges.
ACCESSION #
9611214051

 

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