Craig v. Boren

An Oklahoma law prohibited the sale of "nonintoxicating" 3.2 percent beer to males under the age of 21 and to females... Continued

Manson v. Brathwaite

An undercover police officer bought drugs from a narcotics vendor. The officer saw the vendor up close for several... Continued

Estelle v. Gamble

J. W. Gamble was a prisoner in the Huntington Unit of the Texas prison system, also known as the “Walls Unit.” On... Continued

Dobbert v. Florida

In the spring of 1972, Ernest Dobbert’s son was found wandering outside a Holiday Inn in Jacksonville, Florida, with... Continued

Ward v. Illinois

In 1971, Wesley Ward was charged with selling two sadomasochistic publications at his store in violation of the... Continued