Fictitious Claims

January 26, 2012

  • 170B Federal Courts
  • 170BI Jurisdiction and Powers in General
  • 170BI(A) In General
  • 170Bk29 Objections to Jurisdiction, Determination and Waiver
  • 170Bk32 k. Pleading.

170B Federal CourtsClaims that are “essentially fictitious,” thus warranting dismissal for lack of subject matter jurisdiction, include those that allege bizarre conspiracy theories, fantastic government manipulations of the will or mind, or any sort of supernatural intervention.
Bickford v. Gov’t of U.S., 2011 WL 3891805 (D.D.C. Sept. 6, 2011)