State officials may not be sued in their individual capacities for violating the ADA, since the statute provides for suit against public entities but not individuals. Nor may they be sued under § 1983 for violating the ADA, since that would be inconsistent with the comprehensive remedial and enforcement scheme. The implication seems to be that a damage remedy is available against the public entity itself, but the court doesn't say so. See: Alsbrook v. City of Maumelle, Ark., 156 F.3d 825 (8th Cir. 1998).
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Alsbrook v. City of Maumelle, Ark.
|Cite||156 F.3d 825 (8th Cir. 1998)|
|Level||Court of Appeals|