circumstantial thought process

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  • 490 U.S. 228 (1989), 87-1167, Price Waterhouse v. Hopkins

    ...-shifting if the employer's decisional process is. . "tainted" by awareness of sex or race in ... setting, not mere discriminatory thoughts. Critics of the bill that became Title VII ... is accorded employers facing only circumstantial evidence of discrimination. Both the policies ...

  • 563 U.S. 754 (2011), 10-6, Global-Tech Appliances, Inc. v. SEB S. A.

    ... that remain cool during the frying process. The. cool-touch deep fryer consisted of a ... Comm'r Pat. 760. These Justices thought that this reading. was supported by the ...Circumstantial facts like. these tend to be the only ...

  • 767 F.3d 247 (3rd Cir. 2014), 11-4200, Blunt v. Lower Merion Sch. Dist.

    ... . . . . . Circumstantial Evidence. . . . . . H. Class ... of the Pennsylvania Special Education Due Process Appeals Review Panel (the 'Appeals Panel') ... that provides everything that might be thought desirable by loving parents' . . . . '[A]t a ...

  • 386 U.S. 18 (1967), 95, Chapman v. California

    ... presented a reasonably strong "circumstantial web of evidence" against petitioners, 63 Cal.2d ..., what is this -- first of all, "I thought I'd better let you know that Tom arrived here ..., I think it clear that constitutional due process could not countenance the continued application. ...

  • 428 F.3d 738 (8th Cir. 2005), 04-1337, United States v. Purkey

    ...Long, who he said he thought was a prostitute, voluntarily entered his truck ... these notes constitutes a denial of due process and requires dismissal of the indictment. ... . significant circumstantial evidence that Mr. Purkey suffered from this ...

  • __ U.S. __ (2017), 15-1262, Cooper v. Harris

    North Carolina redrew Congressional Districts 1 and 12 after the 2010 census. Previously, neither district had a majority black voting-age population (BVAP), but both consistently elected candidates preferred by most African-American voters. The state needed to add 100,000 people to District 1 to comply with the one-person-one-vote principle; it took most of them from heavily black areas of...

    ... 'circumstantial and direct evidence of intent' ". to assess ... District Court reasonably thought they had not. . . ... redistricting process, testimony of government officials,. expert ...

  • __ U.S. __ (2016), 14-8913, Molina-Martinez v. United States

    Molina-Martinez pleaded guilty to being unlawfully present in the U.S. after being deported following an aggravated felony conviction. The Guidelines range in his presentence report was 77-96 months. The Probation Office recommended a 77-month sentence; the government requested 96 months. The court, with little explanation, sentenced him to 77 months. On appeal, Molina-Martinez argued for the...

    ... Guidelines first enter the sentencing process when the United. States Probation Office ... thought the sentence it chose was appropriate ... circumstantial evidence regarding the parties' sentencing. ...

  • 9 F.3d 259 (2nd Cir. 1993), 836, In re Time Warner Inc. Securities Litigation

    ... in deterring the use of the litigation process as a device for extracting undeserved settlements ...No identified defendant stated that he thought deals would be struck by a certain date, or even ... is to allege facts constituting circumstantial evidence of either reckless or conscious ...

  • 718 F.3d 1325 (11th Cir. 2013), 12-10732, Goodman v. Kimbrough

    ... new detainees and— or so it was thought— performing " head counts" and " cell checks" ... ways, including inference from circumstantial evidence, and a factfinder may conclude that a ... detainee such as Goodman, the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment, not the ...

  • 545 U.S. 231 (2005), 03-9659, Miller-El v. Dretke

    ... that the reason for striking him, that he thought death was an easy way out and defendants should ...The selection process was replete with evidence that prosecutors were ... of credence is simply one form of circumstantial evidence that is probative of intentional ...

  • 510 F.3d 1312 (11th Cir. 2007), 06-10606, Goebert v. Lee County

    ... of fluid from her vagina, which she thought was amniotic fluid. Goebert waited for the jail ... because the time to serve her with process had expired. The individual capacity claim ... ways, including inference from circumstantial evidence, and a factfinder may conclude that a ...

  • 499 U.S. 279 (1991), 89-839, Arizona v. Fulminante

    ... is unlikely that the physical and circumstantial evidence alone would have been sufficient to ... of error that transcends the criminal process. In fact, it is impossible to create a meaningful ... illegal methods used to convict those thought to be criminals as from the actual criminals ...

  • 736 Fed.Appx. 695 (9th Cir. 2018), 17-55430, Ford v. Berryhill

    ... memory, tangential and circumstantial thought process, or. both. These ...

  • 517 U.S. 952 (1996), 94-805, Bush v. Vera

    ... against minorities in electoral processes. Among the conditions that must be satisfied to ... followed without much conscious thought, they cannot be said to have been "subordinated ..., but because it may be persuasive circumstantial evidence that race for its own sake, and not ...

  • 317 F.3d 564 (6th Cir. 2003), 99-3929, Wexler v. White's Furniture, Inc.

    ...But we did interview another guy that we thought was top drawer. We thought that he was just ... ADEA by offering either direct or circumstantial evidence of age discrimination. Kline v. Tenn. ... partnership position after a long review process in which the partners' input on each candidate ...

  • 817 F.2d 762 (D.C. Cir. 1987), 83-1604, Tavoulareas v. Piro

    ... is more, Tavoulareas testified that he thought it likely that Comnas made the offer to Peter not ... of mind through the cumulation of circumstantial evidence, as well as through direct evidence. ... may stimulate or facilitate the mental process involved in connecting up issues and key items of ...

  • 541 U.S. 267 (2004), 02-1580, Vieth v. Jubelirer

    ... for the courts' intrusion into a process that is the very foundation of democratic ... district he was credited with forming was thought to resemble. See Webster's New International ... be shown "by direct evidence or by circumstantial evidence that other neutral and legitimate ...

  • Ford v. Berryhill, 090418 FED9, 17-55430

    ... memory, tangential and circumstantial thought process, or. both. These ...

  • 541 F.3d 652 (6th Cir. 2008), 07-1408, Tucker v. Palmer

    ... by sufficient evidence, albeit circumstantial. For the following reasons, we will reverse the ... affords the accused: “the Due Process Clause [of the Fourteenth Amendment] protects the ... his back door was “ajar," two rings he thought he placed on his dresser were missing, and the ...

  • 548 U.S. 399 (2006), 05-204, League of United Latin American Citizens v. Perry

    ..., it is shown that the political processes leading to nomination or election . . . are not ...        In a characteristically thoughtful opinion written by Judge Higginbotham, the ..., if true, would establish by circumstantial evidence "tantamount for all practical purposes ...

  • 593 F.3d 810 (9th Cir. 2010), 08-15894, Cook v. LaMarque

    ...During the selection process, the assistant district attorney used twenty-five ... a sensitive inquiry into such circumstantial and direct evidence of intent as may be ... presumption that because Watkins thought her brother wrongly convicted, it might mean that ...

  • 578 F.3d 559 (7th Cir. 2009), 08-1642, Coffman v. Indianapolis Fire Dept.

    ... amounting to violations of her due process rights under the Fourteenth Amendment, see 42 ... must provide either direct or circumstantial evidence that supports an inference of ... incidents with two other firefighters he thought himself obligated not to " ignore these apparent ...

  • 441 F.3d 153 (2nd Cir. 2006), 04-5007, United States v. Quattrone

    ... documents relating to CSFB's allocation process. J.A. 642 (Gov.Ex. 102). On June 2, 2000, CSFB's ... because it rests even wholly on circumstantial evidence. See United States v. MacPherson, ... reject to Quattrone's explanation that he thought the investigation focused on a separate business ...

  • 458 U.S. 613 (1982), 80-2100, Rogers v. Lodge

    ... participate effectively in the political process, the District Court held that, although the state ... a sensitive inquiry into such circumstantial and direct evidence of intent as may be ...Four other Justices, however, thought the evidence sufficient to satisfy the purposeful ...

  • 591 F.3d 1232 (9th Cir. 2010), 07-16703, Clouthier v. County of Contra Costa

    ... violated the Fourteenth Amendment due process rights of their son, Robert Clouthier, by failing ... also personally informed Blush that she thought Clouthier was truly suicidal, that he was going ...From this circumstantial evidence, a jury could reasonably infer that ...