Mathew D. Staver writes about the Abstention Doctrine. The Article provides an analysis of the Anti-Injunction Act and the applicability of the Pullman, Younger, Rooker-Feldman, Brillhart, and Colorado River Abstention Doctrines, paying particular attention to how each doctrine affects a litigator's practice.
Staver, Mathew D., "Balancing Federal Court Intervention with State Sovereignty" (1997). Faculty Publications and Presentations. 24.