University of Toledo Law Review
Section 1983 litigation, Sixth Circuit
This article looks at the most significant developments in section 1983 litigation in the Sixth Circuit during the two-year period from January 1, 1987 to December 31, 1988. The emphasis is on the remedial and procedural issues that arise in section 1983 litigation rather than on the underlying federal constitutional and statutory rights enforceable through section 1983.
Steven H. Steinglass, Section 1983 and the Reaganization of the Sixth Circuit: Closing the Doors to the Federal Courthouse, 20 University of Toledo Law Review 497 (1988-1989)