Monroe and the modern [sec.] 1983 action Parratt and the scope of due process Excessive force, private violence, and [sec.] 1983 Enforcing rights under federal "laws" through [sec.] 1983 Municipal liability State sovereign immunity Personal immunities Damages and [sec.] 1983 Injunctions and declaratory relief Attorney's fees Choice of law and [sec.] 1983 Section 1983 in the state courts Preclusion and [sec.] 1983 Abstention and related doctrines Habeas corpus and prisoner litigation Bivens and federal officer liability Jurisdiction and procedure.