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Section 1983 Malicious Prosecution – The Claim and Defenses

Recorded on: Oct. 27, 2017
Running Time: 01:13:13

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Taken from the Web Program 34th Annual Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation recorded October 2017 in New York.

Section 1983 Malicious Prosecution – The Claim and Defenses [01:13:13]

One of the nation’s leading constitutional scholars provides an in-depth analysis of the myriad issues in Section 1983 malicious prosecution actions, including:

  • Significance of Albright v. Oliver
  • Fourth Amendment seizure issues
  • Common law elements of malicious prosecution
  • Immunity defenses (prosecutorial immunity, witness immunity and qualified immunity)
  • Causation
  • Significance of Manuel v. City of Joliet

Speaker: Dean Erwin Chemerinsky
Panelists: Professor Karen M. Blum, Frederick K. Brewington, Peter G. Farrell, Hon. Arlene Rosario Lindsay, Professor Alex Reinert, Professor Emeritus Martin A. Schwartz

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  • Recent Decisions Holding Plaintiff’s Arrest Record Inadmissible (March 2, 2017)
    Martin A. Schwartz
Karen M. Blum ~ Professor Emerita, Suffolk University Law School
Frederick K. Brewington ~ Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington
Erwin Chemerinsky ~ Dean and Jesse H. Choper Distinguished Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Peter G Farrell ~ Deputy Chief, Special Federal Litigation Division, New York City Law Department, Office of the Corporation Counsel
Hon. Arlene Rosario Lindsay ~ United States Magistrate Judge, United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
Alex Reinert ~ Professor of Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Martin A. Schwartz ~ Professor Emeritus of Law, Touro Law Center
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