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CASE ENTRY

Pellegrino v. Transportation Security Administration; Hernandez v. City of San Jose

And in en banc news, the Third Circuit will reconsider its holding that TSA screeners are not law enforcement officers and so are immune from suits over intentional torts—in this case, fabricating criminal charges. (We discussed the original panel decision on the podcast.) The Ninth Circuit, however, will not reconsider its decision to deny qualified immunity to San Jose, Calif. officers who allegedly forced Trump supporters to exit a rally through a violent crowd of anti-Trump protesters.


Tags: 2018, En Banc, Ninth Circuit, Qualified Immunity, Third Circuit

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