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  • Section 1: Judicial Power, Courts, Judges

    ... thereon," the cases and commentary support, indeed require, a distinction between the two ... powers of courts to punish for contempts of their authority, to issue writs in aid of ... for determination whether payment of child support arrearages would purge a determinate ...484 (1973), held that an inmate of an Alabama prison was sufficiently in custody as well of ...

  • Fourteenth Amendment. Section 1: Privileges and immunities of citizenchip, due process and equal protection

    ... Justice Taney, writing for the Court, ruled that this rule did not apply to ... 1, the Court has held that a child born in the United States of Chinese .... . [it was] supported by the facts." . Seven years later, ... from the decedent by will (Alabama) were both allowed to impose a tax on ... assets, was adjudged in contempt for frustrating enforcement of a ...

  • United States v. Barnett, 376 U.S. 681 (1964)

    U.S. Supreme Court UNITED STATES v. BARNETT, 376 U.S. 681 ... to prosecute this criminal contempt proceeding under Rule 42 (b) of the ... Briefs of amici curiae in support of the defendants were filed by Joe T. ... to deliver property to minor children whose guardian he had been. The lower ... The Alabama criminal contempt statute declared ...

  • Section 2: Judicial Power and Jurisdiction

    ... to extend the jurisdiction of the Court generally to cases arising under the ... "the whole proceeding was in contempt of the court, and highly ... would result in any minority child being admitted to a school. But the ... appropriations and other supportive legislation and to consider ...Thus, in Alabama v. Arizona , where Alabama sought to ...

  • Kennedy v. Louisiana, 554 U.S. (2008)

    SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES . Syllabus . . ... punishment for the rape of a child under 12. The State Supreme Court ...There is little evidence to support respondent's contention that state ...27, 2007). In Alabama, the recent legislation is similar to a ... sense and in its almost total contempt for the personal integrity and autonomy ...

  • First Amendment: Religion And Free Expression

    ... . . Not until the Supreme Court held the religion clauses applicable to ... connoted sponsorship, financial support, and active involvement of the ... free transportation for children attending parochial schools reached the ... , the Court held invalid an Alabama statute authorizing a 1-minute period ..., since in order to avoid a contempt citation the newspaper would have to ...

  • Miller v. Alabama, 567 U.S. (2012)

    ... constitutes no part of the opinion of the Court but has beenprepared by the Reporter of Decisions ... conduct, so-called "fightingwords," child pornography, fraud, true threats, and speech ...Falwell, 485 U. S. 46, 52, support its claim thatfalse statements have no value and ...Indeed, the outrage and contempt expressedfor respondent's lies can serve to ...

  • Section 1: Full Faith and Credit

    ..., in accordance with which the courts of one country, or "jurisdiction," will ... of prima facie evidence in support thereof, so that the merits of the ... court to adjudge him in contempt for failing to make payments for her ... Awarding Alimony, Custody of Children .-Resulting as a by-product of divorce ....) 407, 413-420 (1850); Bank of Alabama v. Dalton, 50 U.S. (9 How.) 522 , 528 ...

  • Sixth amendment: Rights of Accused in Criminal Prosecutions

    ... of a foreign nation, the Court specifically held that this Amendment ... this holding no longer is supportable after Reid v. Covert , but it is not ... deportation proceedings, but contempt proceedings which were at one time not ... While, in Swain v. Alabama , the Court held that a prosecutor's ... state efforts to protect a child from trauma while testifying. In Coy ...

  • Roper v. Simmons, 543 U.S. ___ (2005)

    ... . CERTIORARI TO THE SUPREME COURT OF MISSOURI. . No. 03-633.Argued ... identity means it is less supportable to conclude that even a heinous crime ... for many purposes between childhood and adulthood and the age at which the ...See Brief for Alabama et al. as Amici Curiae . Certainly it ... by callousness, cynicism, and contempt for the feelings, rights, and suffering ...

  • Fifth Amendment: Rights Of Persons

    ... of grand juries in federal courts is to return criminal indictments, but ...As long as support for a mistrial order can be found in ...'s order that the mother of a child under the court's supervision produce ...The decision in Coleman v. Alabama, 399 U.S. 1 (1970), deeming the ... could be punished as a contempt by that body and by prosecution by the ...

  • What is child support?

    Child support is an award in a dissolution, legal separation, annulment, or paternity proceeding for the care, support, and education of any child of a marriage or other parties. Payment of college expenses for a child is generally not assumed to be a part of the obligation to pay child support. Child support is paid until the last minor child no longer fits the statutory definition of "child...

  • What is temporary relief?

    After a divorce action has been commenced, the spouses may need the intervention of the Court to decide immediate, short-term issues such as occupancy of the house, custody of children, payment of money for child support and spousal maintenance, etc. The Court decides these immediate issues at a court hearing known as a temporary hearing or preliminary hearing. The hearing is usually scheduled by ...

  • New York Times Co. v. Sullivan, 376 U.S. 254 (1964)

    U.S. Supreme Court NEW YORK TIMES CO. v. SULLIVAN, 376 ... TO THE SUPREME COURT OF ALABAMA. No. 39. Argued January 6, 1964. ... insufficient to support the judgment for respondent, since it ... home almost killing his wife and child. They have . [Page 376 U.S. 254, 258] ... the individual into public contempt," they are "libelous per se"; that "the ...

  • Section 1: The President

    ...Despite strong support for such a council, the Convention ... to have carried a majority of the Court with him in establishing the ... rule of the Democratic Party of Alabama, acting under delegated power of the ... out in this clause is whether a child born abroad of American parents is "a ... private counsel to prosecute contempt of court actions, rejected the ...

  • Zelman v. Simmons-Harris, 536 U.S. 639 (2002)

    ...CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SIXTH CIRCUIT. ... parents choose to enroll their children. The number of tutorial assistance ... as follows: Bill Pryor of Alabama, M. Jane Brady of Delaware, Don ...) ("[W]hen government aid supports a school's religious mission only ... hatred, disrespect and even contempt of those who held contrary beliefs." ...

  • Turner v. Rogers, 564 U.S. (2011)

    ... no part of the opinion of the Court but has beenprepared by the Reporter of ...'s Family Court enforces its child supportorders by threatening with ceration for civil contemptthose who are (1) subject to a child support ...S. 367, 373-374(1979); Alabama v. Shelton, 535 U. S. 654, 662 ...

  • What is alimony and how is it determined?

    Alimony or spousal maintenance is money paid by one spouse for the support and maintenance of the other spouse. When a party starts a divorce proceeding, he or she may need the immediate intervention of the court to establish temporary alimony as a part of other types of temporary relief. The amount of temporary alimony is based upon the financial circumstances existing at that time, as presented ...

  • Pennzoil Co. v. Texaco Inc., 481 U.S. 1 (1987)

    U.S. Supreme Court PENNZOIL CO. v. TEXACO INC., 481 U.S. ... were filed for the State of Alabama et al. by Robert T. Stephan, Attorney ... a challenge to a State's contempt process. The Court's reasoning in that ... has offered no authority in support of its novel proposition that the situs ...Sims, 442 U.S. 415 (1979) (child abuse regulation); Middlesex County ...

  • Can child support/alimony be modified?

    ... An attorney must be consulted. . ALABAMA. A prior child support award may be modified only on proof of ... openly or cohabiting with a member of the opposite sex, the court shall modify a divorce decree to terminate alimony. Alabama Code ... of a party whose support is governed by the order; 10) contempt by a party of existing court orders; 11) other factors the court ...

  • What is visitation?

    When one parent has sole physical custody of the child, the other parent is awarded visitation rights. This means the other parent has the right to see the child on a regularly scheduled basis. Please see specific state for details and/or differences.

  • Bartnicki v. Vopper, 532 U.S. 514 (2001)

    ...CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE THIRD CIRCUIT. No. ..., and no evidence to support the assumption that the prohibition ... photographic reproductions of children engaged in lewd sexual conduct is ... Alabama, 310 U. S. 88 , 102 (1940)).21. Our ..., such as holding in contempt commission members who breached their ...

  • What is custody?

    Custody is the legal authority to control a child. The power to make important decisions about a child is generally referred to as "legal" custody. The power to maintain physical, day-to-day control over a child is generally referred to as "physical" custody. The custodial parent is the parent with physical custody of a child. The other parent is the non-custodial parent....

  • United States v. Windsor, 570 U.S. (2013)

    ... no part of the opinion of the Court but has beenprepared by the Reporter of ... of husbandand wife and parent and child were matters reserved to the ... retains a stake sufficientto support Article III jurisdiction on appeal and ...The whole proceeding was in contempt of the court, and highly reprehensible ... in Albany and then move to Alabama, which does not "recognize as valid any ...

  • Overruling the overwhelming-necessity standard for modifications of child custody in Alabama: Ex parte Cleghorn.

    ...(2) However, in Ex parte Cleghorn, the Alabama Supreme Court held that the McLendon standard did not require a showing of ...(8) On January 27, 2004, Cleghorn filed a petition for contempt and modification of the custody agreement. (9) This led to a ..., and we will not reverse unless the evidence so fails to support the determination that it is plainly and palpably wrong." (41) ...