Brief of Professor Suja A. Thomas As Amicus Curiae in Support of Plaintiff-Appellant Jerberee Jefferson and Reversal of District Court

46 Pages Posted: 12 Sep 2017 Last revised: 6 Nov 2017

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Suja A. Thomas

University of Illinois College of Law

Date Written: September 9, 2017

Abstract

This amicus brief to the Eleventh Circuit, filed in an employment discrimination case, argues that the issue of whether summary judgment is unconstitutional has not been decided, argues summary judgment is unconstitutional under the Seventh Amendment, and argues that the reasonable jury standard underlying summary judgment is unconstitutional.

Keywords: summary judgment, Seventh Amendment, jury, reasonable jury

Suggested Citation

Thomas, Suja A., Brief of Professor Suja A. Thomas As Amicus Curiae in Support of Plaintiff-Appellant Jerberee Jefferson and Reversal of District Court (September 9, 2017). University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-7. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3034769 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3034769

Suja A. Thomas (Contact Author)

University of Illinois College of Law ( email )

504 E. Pennsylvania Avenue
Champaign, IL 61820
United States

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