Amendment 11: Lawsuits against states.
Proposed: March 4, 1794
Ratified: January 8, 1798
A11. The Judicial power of the United States shall not be construed to extend to any suit in law
or equity, commenced or prosecuted against one of the United States by Citizens of another
State, or by Citizens or Subjects of any Foreign State.
The Constitution of the United States of America