Muehler v. Mena

Police detained Mena and others in handcuffs while they searched the house they occupied. During the detention they... Continued

Oregon v. Guzek

A jury found Randy Lee Guzek guilty of capital murder and sentenced him to death. On appeal, the Oregon Supreme Court... Continued

Hill v. McDonough

Clarence Hill was sentenced to death in Florida, which ordinarily uses a three-drug combination for executions. Hill... Continued

Riley v. Kennedy

In 1987, the United States Attorney General precleared a local Alabama law providing for a special election to fill... Continued

Smith v. Cain

Juan Smith was convicted on five counts of murder and sentenced to life in prison without parole. The Louisiana state... Continued

Maryland v. King

The Maryland DNA Collection Act (MDCA) allows state and local law enforcement officers to collect DNA samples from... Continued

Clark v. Rameker

In 2001, Heidi Heffron-Clark inherited a $300,000 individual retirement account (IRA) from her mother's estate. The U.S... Continued

Warger v. Shauers

In 2006, Gregory Warger was involved in an automobile collision with another car driven by Randy Shauers. Warger filed... Continued

Coleman v. Tollefson

The "three strikes" provision of the Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA) prohibits a prisoner from proceeding in forma... Continued

Dietz v. Bouldin

Hillary Bouldin’s vehicle collided with Rocky Dietz’s in Montana in 2009. Dietz filed a negligence claim for injuries... Continued