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  • In re Krems, (Ohio 2004)

    PARENTAL RIGHTS – permanent custody; manifest weight; R.C. 2151.414; best interest; employment; housing; Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution; right against self incrimination.

  • Residential Market Remains Very Robust

    For all kinds of reasons, the United States right now is experiencing "the strongest housing market in history," according to National Association of Realtors president Al Mansell. A Feb. 15 NAR story said a record number of the country's metropolitan areas showed double-digit increases in median home prices in the fourth quarter.

  • Section 8: Powers of Congress

    ... common Defence and general Welfare of the United States; but all Duties, Imposts and Excises shall ... of general principles by which the right to such immunity shall be determined. However, ...Roanoke Redevelopment & Housing Auth., 479 U.S. 418 (1987). . E.g. , Title VI ...

  • Section 2: Judicial Power and Jurisdiction

    ... under this Constitution, the Laws of the United States, and Treaties made, or which shall be ...The right of expounding the Constitution in cases not of ... parties to bring actions under the Fair Housing Act to challenge alleged discriminatory ...

  • 8 CFR 214.2 - Special requirements for admission, extension, and maintenance of status.

    ...For purposes of employment in the United States, the term dependent of an A-1 or A-2 ... whether employment conditions, including housing, meet applicable requirements. In petition ... of the reasons for the denial and of the right to appeal the denial of the petition under 8 CFR ...

  • Fourteenth Amendment. Section 5: Enforcement

    ..., Congress, in addition to proposing to the States the Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth ... Several of these laws were general civil rights statutes which broadly attacked racial and other ... expansion of the powers of Congress in United States v. Morrison . In Morrison , the Court ... to some degree in outlawing most private housing discrimination; on the other hand, it enacted ...

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

    The Fourteenth Amendment and States' Rights . . Amendment of the Constitution ... . Citizens of the United States . The citizenship provisions of the ... constitution to the effect that low-rent housing projects could not be developed, constructed, or ...

  • Is A 'Right to Sue' Letter Required Before Filing A Housing Discrimination Complaint In Court? No.
  • Henderson v. United States, 568 U.S. (2013)

    ... Procedure 52(b) provides an exception,permitting "[a] plain error that affects substantial rights [to] be considered even though it was not brought to the [trial] court's attention." Here, the ... See Thorpe . v. Housing Authority of Durham, 393 U. S. 268, 281. Because neitherprinciple is absolute, the conflict cannot ...

  • Why People Who Face Losing Their Homes in Legal Proceedings Must Have a Right to Counsel

    Introduction. Overview and Summary. I. Recognition of a Right to Counsel for People Who Face Eviction is Sound Public Policy. A. Eviction Proceedings and Other Legal Proceedings Through Which People Lose Their Homes are Too Complicated and Difficult for Untrained People to Defend Themselves Adequately. B. Unnecessary, Unlawful Evictions Impose High Costs on Tenants and the City.. C. ...

  • Thirteenth Amendment: Slavery And Involuntary Servitude

    ... based on his war powers, that within named States and parts of States in rebellion against the ... them unrestricted application within the United States." By its adoption, Congress intended, said ... broad congressional powers, but the Civil Rights Cases of 1883 began a process, culminating in ... Rights Act forbidding discrimination in housing on the basis of race was enacted a brief time ...

  • Section 2: Powers and Duties of the President

    ... in Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States, and of the Militia of the several States, ... in war, or any other subject where the rights and powers of the executive arm of the government .... Congress thereafter enacted a new Housing and Rent Act to continue the controls begun in ...

  • Marx v. General Revenue Corp., 568 U.S. (2013)

    ... for the convenience of the reader.See United States v. Detroit Timber & Lumber Co., 200 U. S. ... parties wereentitled to costs as of right in actions at law while courts had discretionto ...S. C. §3613(c)(2) (Fair Housing Act) ("In a civil action . . .the court, in its ...

  • Fifth Amendment: Rights Of Persons

    ..., of Chinese aliens found to be unlawfully within the United States, created an offense which could be tried only upon ... to achieve the legislative end," no vested right to use housing, built with the aid of FHA mortgage insurance for transient ...

  • Seventh Amendment: Civil Trials

    Trial by jury in civil cases . The Right and the Characteristics of the Civil Jury . ... of practice in civil trials in the States it would be impossible to draft a suitable ... which sit under the authority of the United States, including courts in the territories and ... racial discrimination in the rental of housing in violation of federal law. In the former case, ...

  • 24 CFR 92.2 - Definitions.

    Title 24: Housing and Urban Development. Subtitle A: Office of the ... (ii) The for-profit entity may not have the right to appoint more than one-third of the membership ... Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, the United States Virgin Islands, and American Samoa. ...

  • Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians v. Patchak, 567 U.S. (2012)

    ... for the convenience of the reader.See United States v. Detroit Timber & Lumber Co., 200 U. S. ... from) a suit by a plaintiff asserting a "right, title, or interest" inreal property that ..., economic development, or Indian housing." . 25 CFR §151.3(a)(3). And they require the ...

  • Section 1: Judicial Power, Courts, Judges

    ... 1789, one of the seminal statutes of the United States. By the Act, the Court was made to ... the Legislature is essential if there is a right to have claims decided by judges who are free ... to implement a consent decree remedying housing discrimination by the city. The proper remedy, ...

  • Ignorance Is Effectively Bliss: Collateral Consequences, Silence, and Misinformation in the Guilty-Plea Process

    In the 2009-2010 term, the U.S. Supreme Court will decide if it matters whether a criminal defense lawyer correctly counsels a client about the fact that the client faces deportation as a result of a guilty plea. Under prevailing constitutional norms in almost every jurisdiction, a lawyer does not have a duty to tell her client about many serious but "collateral" consequences of a...

  • Finding a right to the city: exploring property and community in Brazil and in the United States.

    ...Local Efforts--Pro-favela and Participatory Budgeting III. APPLICATION OF THE RIGHT TO THE CITY--THE UNITED STATES A. Individual and Social Conceptions of Property B. Planning for Affordable Housing C. Occupation Claims--Squatters and Land Banks 1. Inventory Management and Transfers to Productive Use 2. Reforming Property Laws for Productive Use IV. CONCLUSION I. INTRODUCTION . This Article is ...

  • First Amendment: Religion And Free Expression

    ...Madison's original proposal for a bill of rights provision concerning religion read: "The civil ... voted for the language and those in the States who voted to ratify is subject to speculation. . ...United States , Chief Justice Waite for the Court ... banning from streets within a low-income housing development any person who is not a resident or ...

  • United States v. Winstar Corp., 518 U.S. 839 (1996)

    ... described as "a federally-conceived and assisted system to provide citizens with affordable housing funds." H. R. Rep. No. 101-54, pt. 1, p. 292 (1989) (House Report). Because the contracts at issue ... rendered Glendale immediately insolvent by approximately $460 million, but for Glendale's right to count goodwill as regulatory capital. Although one can imagine cases in which the potential gain ...

  • 24 CFR 81.2 - Definitions.

    Title 24: Housing and Urban Development. Subtitle A: Office of the ..., insurance or other obligation by the United States or any of its agencies or ... proprietary lease, occupancy agreement, or right of tenancy in the dwelling unit of the ...

  • New Optimism for a Recovery in U.S. Housing

    After years of false hopes, the U.S. housing market appears to be recovering from a severe economic downturn. Sale prices are rising and the demand for homes is increasing in many areas of the country. Announcements of a housing recovery in the United States have become a wrongheaded rite of summer, but after several years of false hopes, evidence is accumulating that the optimists may finally be ...

  • Hills v. Gautreaux, 425 U.S. 284 (1976)

    ...284. HILLS, SECRETARY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT v. GAUTREAUX ET AL. ARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT. ... with local governmental units retaining the right to comment on specific proposals, to reject ...