Accession Number : ADA351829


Title :   Defensive Federal Litigation


Descriptive Note : Final rept


Corporate Author : JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL'S SCHOOL CHARLOTTESVILLE VA


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a351829.pdf


Report Date : 20 AUG 1998


Pagination or Media Count : 657


Abstract : This compilation of cases and materials on defensive federal litigation is designed to provide primary source material for students at The Judge Advocate General's School, U.S. Army (TJAGSA). Cases and other legal authorities are arranged to develop both the procedural and the substantive law governing federal court of review of military activities. Substantive topics are discussed in chapters covering jurisdiction of federal courts over cases involving military activities, the remedies available in military cases, the requirement to exhaust military rernedies before resort to the federal courts, the concept of reviewability, and the scope of judicial review of military activities. Finally, a chapter concerning the personal liability of government official is included.


Descriptors :   *FEDERAL LAW , *LEGAL DEFENSE , *LITIGATION , STUDENTS , MILITARY LAW.


Subject Categories : SOCIOLOGY AND LAW


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE