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Constitutional torts by Sheldon H. Nahmod

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Published by LexisNexis in New Providence, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Constitutional torts -- United States -- Cases,
  • State action (Civil rights) -- United States -- Cases

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementSheldon H. Nahmod, Michael L. Wells, Thomas A. Eaton.
GenreCases
ContributionsWells, Michael L., Eaton, Thomas A., 1950-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF1306.C64 N34 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24117275M
ISBN 109781422470275
LC Control Number2009039365
OCLC/WorldCa438056827

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