S-12‑1138, Jeanette Carney v. Jacquelyn Miller (Appellant)
Lancaster County, Judge Steven Burns
Attorneys: John Jelkin (Attorney General’s Office for Appellant) – Elaine Waggoner
Civil: 42 U.S.C. § 1983; qualified immunity from suit; statute of limitations
Proceedings below: Plaintiff filed suit against Appellnat in her personal capacity for violation of plaintiff’s civil rights. Appellant filed a motion for summary judgment asserting qualified immunity. The district court denied Appellant’s summary judgment motion.
Issues: The district court erred in (1) failing to find Carney’s claims were barred by the statute of limitations; (2) failed to conduct an appropriate qualified immunity analysis.