ERIC Number: EJ227899
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
The Eleventh Amendment: An Endangered Species.
Thornton, Peter W.
Indiana Law Journal, v55 n2 p293-348 Win 1980
Argues that the Constitution did not originally recognize state immunity from suit in federal courts and that the Eleventh Amendment is narrow in scope and limits judicial power only where the sole basis of jurisdiction is the character of the parties. Available from Indiana University School of Law, Lax Annex II, Bloomington, IN 47405. (Author/IRT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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