Can you a judge in civil court for a constitutional violation?
Just a yes or a no please.
The correct post is can you sue a judge in civil court...............
Constitutional Law Attorney
A judge cannot be sued for acts taken in her judicial capacity for damages.
A judge can, under the proper facts, be sued for acts taken in her judicial capacity for forward looking injunctive relief.
So, really, it depends on what you are trying to accomplish.
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Criminal Defense Attorney
Judges have absolute immunity. You cannot succesfully sue a Judge.
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