Gutierrez v. Ada

The Organic Act of Guam provides that that "if no [slate of] candidates [for Governor and Lieutenant Governor of Guam]... Continued

Portuondo v. Agard

Ray Agard was tried in New York on sodomy, assault, and weapons counts. Ultimately, Agard's trial turned on whether... Continued

Troxel v. Granville

During Tommie Granville and Brad Troxel's relationship, which ended in 1991, they had two daughters. Until Brad's... Continued

New York v. Hill

The Interstate Agreement on Detainers (IAD) is a congressionally sanctioned interstate compact to establish procedures... Continued

Miller v. French

In 1975, inmates at the Pendleton Correctional Facility filed a class action lawsuit, which ultimately led the... Continued

Mitchell v. Helms

Chapter 2 of the Education Consolidation and Improvement Act of 1981 provides for the allocation of funds for... Continued

Reno v. Condon

State departments of motor vehicles (DMVs) require drivers and automobile owners to provide personal information... Continued

Florida v. J. L.

On October 13, 1995 Miami-Dade police received an anonymous tip that a black male wearing a plaid shirt was standing... Continued

Beck v. Prupis

Robert A. Beck, II, of Southeastern Insurance Group (SIG), alleged that after he discovered former senior officer and... Continued

Rotella v. Wood

Mark Rotella was admitted to a Brookhaven Psychiatric Pavilion in 1985 and discharged in 1986 after Brookhaven... Continued

Stenberg v. Carhart

A Nebraska law prohibited any "partial birth abortion" unless that procedure was necessary to save the mother's life... Continued

Brancato v. Gunn

Pro se petitioner Donald H. Brancato sought leave to proceed in forma pauperis in the U.S. Supreme Court under Rule 39... Continued

Garner v. Jones

While serving a life sentence for murder in Georgia, Robert Jones escaped and committed a second murder in 1982. Jones... Continued