“Attempting to sidestep Rooker-Feldman, Paul argues that an exception to the doctrine allows for collateral review of state court judgments that are void ab initio for lack of jurisdiction. ‘This court has neither endorsed nor rejected [this] exception,’ and ‘[o]ur sister circuits are split on the issue.’ We need not resolve the split here, however, because even if we were to adopt this exception, ‘the cases that . . . recognize’ it ‘indicate that it is presently limited to the bankruptcy context.’ What is more, Paul’s basis for contesting the Texas courts’ jurisdiction is that the vexatious litigant statute is unconstitutional. But a judgment is not void simply because it applied an unconstitutional statute.” Nunu v. State of Texas, No. 21-20446 (March 17, 2022, unpublished).

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