West Headnote of the Day – June 14, 2010

June 14, 2010

West's Key 212 Injunction
West's Key 212II Subjects of Protection and Relief
West's Key 212II(A) Actions and Other Legal Proceedings
West's Key 212k26 Commencement and Prosecution of Civil Actions
West's Key 212k26(3) k. Grounds in General.

212 InjunctionPublic policy mandates free access to the courts; however, when a litigant is abusing the judicial process by hagriding individuals solely out of ill will or spite, equity may enjoin such vexatious litigation.
Shreve v. Shreve, 645 N.Y.S.2d 198 (N.Y. App. Div. 1996)

Suggested by James Vculek, West Attorney Editor