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Justices to decide on qualified immunity

The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether a private lawyer can claim qualified immunity when sued under §1983 for his actions in representing a public employer in an internal affairs investigation. The Court will review a 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision that a private attorney cannot claim immunity under those circumstances. The defendant was retained ...

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