Recommended Titles and Treatises

Civil actions against state and local government, its divisions, agencies, and officers

by West Group. Thomson West. 2nd edition. 1992.
2 volumes. Looseleaf.

This resource distinguishes between actions brought under state law and those brought under federal law, to aid in determining the appropriate arena. It focuses on tort immunity and the liability of state and local government entities and employees under state law. It also discusses the types of claims that may be brought against state and local governments and employees, under color of federal law, especially alleged civil rights violations.

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