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Date: 04-21-2024

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Thomas Austin v. The Estate of Norberto Morfa, et al.

Case Number: 1:22-cv-00867

Judge: Martha Vazquez

Court: United States District Court for the District of New Mexico (Bernalillo County)

Plaintiff's Attorney: Elise Christine Funke, Elizabeth A. Harrison, Jessica A. Hernandez, Paul J. Kennedy

Defendant's Attorney: Daniel J Macke for the The Estate of Norberto Morfa

Jonlyn M. Martinez for Bernalillo County Board of County Commissioners

Description: Albuquerque, New Mexico personal injury lawyers represented the Plaintiff who sued on civil rights act violation theories. under 42 U.S.C. 1983.

Section 1983 provides an individual the right to sue state government employees and others acting "under color of state law" for civil rights violations.

The claims made and defenses asserted by the parties are not available.

Outcome: 04/18/2024 27 ORDER by District Judge Martha Vazquez GRANTING 26 Motion to Dismiss. IT IS ORDERED that, pursuant to Rule 41(a) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Plaintiff's Complaint against Defendants is hereby dismissed with prejudice, with each party to bear their own costs and attorneys' fees. (gr) (Entered: 04/18/2024)

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