Hernandez v. Mesa & Bivens Actions
March 6, 2017
11:45 AM - 01:00 PM
 
Event Location:
TNH 2.137
The University of Texas School of Law
727 East Dean Keeton
Austin, TX 78705
  
Details: Join Texas Law ACS for a lunch talk featuring Professor Stephen Vladeck and Professor Ranjana Natarajan as they discusses the Supreme Court case Hernandez v. Mesa, involving the cross-border killing of a 15-year-old Mexican boy by a U.S. Border Patrol Agent.

The case addresses having a cause of action against a federal agent for a damages suit, as established in Bivens v. Six Unknown Named Agents.

Read more about the case & BIvens actions in Prof. Vladeck's recent issue brief for the American Constituion Society: http://www.acslaw.org/sites/default/files/The_Bivens_Term.pdf

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