beyond a reasonable doubt analogy

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  • 554 U.S. 570 (2008), 07-290, District of Columbia v. Heller

    ... Court's opinion should not be taken to cast doubt on longstanding prohibitions on the possession of .... . for the enacting part to go beyond the preamble; the remedy often extends beyond the ...Blanding , 20 Mass. 304, 313-314. The analogy makes no sense if firearms could not be used for ... shotgun] at this time has some reasonable relationship to the preservation or efficiency of ...

  • Reasonable doubt and moral elements.

    ... a person of a crime, every element of the crime with which he is charged must be proven beyond a reasonable doubt. This Article argues that this fundamental proposition of American criminal law ... apply to normative questions, despite the considerable initial appeal of the rule of lenity analogy. First, the beyond a reasonable doubt requirement applied to moral elements compels underinclusive ...

  • 488 U.S. 33 (1988), 87-1277, Lockhart v. Nelson

    ... term of imprisonment if the State proves beyond a reasonable doubt, at a separate sentencing ... evidence it has admitted, and to make the analogy complete it must be this same quantum of evidence ...

  • 467 U.S. 180 (1984), 83-128, United States v. Gouveia

    ...         (b) The Court of Appeals' analogy to Sixth Amendment speedy trial cases -- which ...Marion, supra, at 322, and, beyond that protection, the Fifth Amendment requires the ...Under such circumstances, there can be no doubt that concern for the welfare of other inmates or ... that they can establish guilt beyond a reasonable doubt, United States v. Lovasco, 431 U.S. at ...

  • 416 U.S. 663 (1974), 73-157, Calero-Toledo v. Pearson Yacht Leasing Co.

    ... . legislative action beyond that required for the laws of a territory. A ...In such case, there is some analogy to the law of deodand, by which a personal ... immediate cause of the death of any reasonable creature was forfeited. To the superstitious ..., as incorporated, fairly read, leave little doubt that the matter in controversy exceeds $10,000 ...

  • Summaries of Published Opinions, 1117 COBJ, Vol. 46, No. 10 Pg. 93

    ... Misconduct—Burden of Proof—Beyond a. Reasonable Doubt—Evidence— Intent ... by using a puzzle analogy during closing argument. The. prosecutor ...

  • 508 U.S. 366 (1993), 91-2019, Minnesota v. Dickerson

    ... case would not qualify because it went far beyond" what is permissible under Terry. .       \xC2"... without a warrant and on the basis of reasonable suspicion less than probable cause -- is not ... to it -- has an obvious application by analogy to cases in which an officer discovers contraband .... . .").         I frankly doubt, moreover, whether the fiercely proud men who ...

  • 524 U.S. 721 (1998), 97-6146, Monge v. California

    ... the prosecution must prove the allegations beyond a reasonable doubt; and the rules of evidence ... in a sentencing proceeding, however, the analogy is inapt. The pronouncement of sentence simply ...

  • 569 U.S. 1 (2013), 11-564, Florida v. Jardines

    ... L.Ed.2d 214. Here there is no doubt that the officers entered. it: The front ... that is objectively reasonable is not vitiated by. the fact that the ... a simple analogy clinches this case--and does so on privacy. ... beyond that law's formal protections--about an ...

  • 494 U.S. 433 (1990), 88-5909, McKoy v. North Carolina

    ... Do you unanimously find from the evidence, beyond a reasonable doubt, the existence of one or more ...Second, the dissent's analogy to the affirmative-defense cases confuses the ...

  • 558 U.S. 120 (2010), 08-559, McDaniel v. Brown

    ... of fact could have found proof of guilt beyond a reasonable doubt." Id. , at 324, 99 S.Ct. ...2141, 57 L.Ed.2d 1 (1978). To "make the analogy complete" between a reversal for insufficiency of ...

  • 452 U.S. 18 (1981), 79-6423, Lassiter v. Department of Social Services

    ... Court's decisions have by now made plain beyond the need for multiple citation that a parent's ...While hearsay evidence was no doubt admitted, and while Ms. Lassiter no doubt left ... arguably supports an automatic analogy to the criminal process, the Court has eschewed a ... who appears unrepresented, it seems reasonable to infer that a sizable number of cases against ...

  • 556 U.S. 129 (2009), 07-9712, Puckett v. United States

    ... or obvious, rather than subject to reasonable dispute. See id. , at 734, 113 S.Ct. 1770. ...Although the analogy may not hold in all respects, plea bargains are ...'s commitments will on occasion be open to doubt. Moreover, the Government will often have a ... damage in the eyes of anyone who sees beyond the oddity of this case. ...

  • 377 U.S. 533 (1964), 23, Reynolds v. Sims

    ... Alabama Legislature had had a "further reasonable but prompt opportunity to comply with its duty" ... Senate, the District Court rejected the analogy on the ground that Alabama. . counties are ...Rather, we simply stated:. Beyond noting that we have no cause at this stage to ...Since it can, I think, be shown beyond doubt that state legislative apportionments, as such, ...

  • 529 U.S. 765 (2000), 98-1828, Vermont Agency of Natural Resources v. United States ex rel. Stevens

    ..., but notes that there is "a serious doubt" on that score. Ashwander v. TVA, 297 U.S. 288, ... and to a court determination of reasonableness before settlement, § 3730(c)(2). If the ...It is beyond doubt that the complaint asserts an injury to the ... Senate's understanding was based on an analogy rather than on controlling precedent. Petitioner ...

  • 411 U.S. 1 (1973), 71-1332, San Antonio Independent School District v. Rodriguez

    ... . demonstrate a reasonable" or rational basis for the State's system.    \xC2"...In these days, it is doubtful that any child may reasonably be expected to ... occupy the real property of his landlord beyond the term of his lease, without the payment of ...An analogy to the Nation-State relationship in our federal ...

  • 486 U.S. 750 (1988), 86-1042, City of Lakewood v. Plain Dealer Publ. Co.

    ... and conditions deemed necessary and reasonable by the Mayor." The District Court found the ... discussion explains why the dissent's analogy between newspapers and soda vendors is ...It was never doubted that a military commander may generally restrict ...App. 401. 17 In addition, it may be beyond...

  • 508 U.S. 248 (1993), 91-1071, Mertens v. Hewitt Associates

    ...229, 238. And the text of ERISA leaves no doubt that Congress intended "equitable relief" to ... legal remedies which would otherwise be beyond the scope of its authority." 1 J. Pomeroy, Equity ... liability for plan-related misdeeds in reasonable proportion to respective actors' power to control ... Ante at 259, n. 9. The analogy seems to me a long reach. The common law duty of ...

  • 467 U.S. 649 (1984), 82-1213, New York v. Quarles

    ... or overtly compelled to speak, it is reasonable to infer both an unwillingness to speak and a ... to Officer Kraft's questioning, I have no doubt that our precedents require that the gun ... requiring immediate action by the officers beyond the normal need expeditiously to solve a serious ... various circumstances should have no analogy in the Fifth Amendment context. Curiously, the ...

  • 527 U.S. 116 (1999), 98-5881, Lilly v. Virginia

    ... . violation was "harmless beyond a reasonable doubt." Chapman v. California, 386 ...The analogy to the presentation of ex parte affidavits in ...

  • __ U.S. __ (2015), 14-556, Obergefell v. Hodges

    ... intimate association, a right extending beyond mere freedom from laws making same-sex intimacy a ..., and the effects of these injuries no doubt lingered long after Bowers was overruled. A ... continues to be held--in good faith by reasonable and sincere people here and throughout the world. ... Minnesota Supreme Court rejected their analogy to Loving , and this Court summarily dismissed ...

  • 272 U.S. 52 (1926), 2, Myers v. United States

    ...To do this would be to go beyond the words and implications of that clause and to ... for it, but there is not the slightest doubt, after an examination of the record, that the ...From this division on principle, the reasonable construction of the Constitution must be that the ... is sought to be found in an asserted analogy between such a power in Congress and its power in ...

  • 327 U.S. 114 (1946), 292, Estep v. United States

    ... him as available for military service was beyond its jurisdiction. Falbo v. United States , 320 ... the question of available defenses in doubt. But we are loathe to resolve those doubts ...Is it reasonable to believe that Congress, bent on creating a vast ...Denial of habeas corpus followed by analogy to the familiar situations where other corrective ...

  • 341 U.S. 494 (1951), 336, Dennis v. United States

    ...The dissenters doubted only the probable effectiveness of the puny ..., namely, whether the statute was "reasonable." Since it was entirely reasonable for a state to ...Speech is not an absolute, above and beyond control by the legislature when its judgment, ...But the analogy is close when the illegality is made to turn on ...

  • 301 U.S. 548 (1937), 837, Steward Machine Co. v. Collector of Internal Revenue

    ..., inducement or persuasion does not go beyond the bounds of power. P. 591.         5. ...    As to the argument from history: doubtless there were many excises in colonial days and ... who look to it will be deprived of reasonable protection is one in name, and nothing more. What ... touches the subject, or has even a remote analogy to it. The powers conferred upon the United ...