Tag: #Immunity

Russi v. City of Newark

A motorist was injured when a tree branch fell on his front windshield while he was driving. The tree was on city land, but the county maintained the road. The

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E.C. v. Inglima-Donaldson

The plaintiff filed suit against his former track coach and the school district that employed him based on allegations that the track coach had sexually assaulted him. At issue was

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Hepp v. Facebook

Appellant Karen Hepp hosts FOX 29’s Good Day Philadelphia. Hepp sued Facebook, Reddit, and Imgur. She alleged each defendant violated her right of publicity under Pennsylvania law. Hepp’s allegations centered

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Buddy v. Knapp

Wawa is associated with cases in NJ, too. The New Jersey Appellate Division dealt with two consolidated cases involving motorists who illegally crossed over the double-yellow lines to get to

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Lozano v. New Jersey

The Third Circuit addressed the degree to which an officer must be involved in an arrest or charging a suspect to be liable for violating that suspect’s rights. The plaintiff,

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Trinh v. Fineman

In an opinion notable for its brevity, the Third Circuit joined its sister courts in holding that court-appointed receivers are entitled to absolute, quasi-judicial immunity from suit when they act

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