This made people so angry that Congress proposed and the States ratified the Eleventh Amendment two years later, overruling Chisholm and enshrining some degree of state sovereign immunity (exactly how much is disputed) in the Constitution itself.
What does 11A stand for?
11A stands for Eleventh Amendment
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Prior to the ratification of the Eleventh Amendment there were concerns that the states would be subject to suit in federal court.
55) The Eleventh Amendment reads: The Judicial power of the United States shall not be construed to extend to any suit in law or equity, commenced or prosecuted against one of the United States by Citizens of another State, or by Citizens or Subjects of any Foreign State.
Introduction The Eleventh Amendment to the United States Constitution immunizes the states from suits that are brought in federal court by citizens of foreign nations and other states.
The district court denied qualified immunity for the defendants, and Eleventh Amendment immunity for the sheriff, and they appealed.