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Flagg Brothers, Inc. v. Brooks
Citation:436 U.S. 149, 98 S.Ct. 1729, 56 L.Ed.2d 185 (1978).
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Plaintiff lived in an apartment with her family. She was evicted and the city marshal arranged for Defendant to store the family’s possessions. Plaintiff was informed of the cost of moving and storage. After a series of disputes about the charges, Plaintiff filed a § 1983 claim, seeking damages and an injunction against the threatened sale of her belongings under the 14th Amendment.
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