Southern District of New York

Van Oss v. New York, 783 F.Supp.2d 681 (S.D. N.Y. 2011).  LIABILITY, ABUSE REPORTS Subjects of indicated reports of child maltreatment who challenged New York law governing child maltreatment investigations were not seeking to require state officials to comply with state law, therefore their claims were not barred by the Eleventh Amendment; subjects challenged officials’ failure to review whether indicated reports were relevant to child-related employment/activities as a constitutional due process violation.