ERIC Number: EJ227856
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Oct
Res Judicata and Section 1983: The Effect of State Court Judgments on Federal Civil Rights Actions.
Levenson, Laurie L.
UCLA Law Review, v27 n1 p177-222 Oct 1979
Argues for a consistent approach to determining when Section 1983 litigation may follow state proceedings. Provides guidelines similar to those applied in habeas corpus proceedings for deciding when federal action will be barred. Available from UCLA Law Review, 405 Hilgard Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90024. (IRT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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