• U.S. District Court
  • U.S. District Court
  • 3:11cv31
  • Mar 04 2013 (Date Decided)
  • Thompson, J.
Federal courts can abstain from considering a complaint, pursuant to the Rooker-Feldman doctrine, if: 1.) the plaintiff lost in state court; 2.) the plaintiff alleges injuries from the state court judgment; 3.) the plaintiff requests District Court review of the state court judgment; and 4.) the state court judgment was entered prior to the commencement of the federal court suit.

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