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  • 478 U.S. 186 (1986), 85-140, Bowers v. Hardwick

    ...  After being charged with violating the Georgia statute criminalizing sodomy by committing that ..., placed him in imminent danger of arrest, and that the statute for several reasons ... that, before Georgia can prosecute its citizens for making choices about the most intimate. . ...

  • 445 U.S. 573 (1980), 78-5420, Payton v. New York

    ..., if necessary, to make a routine felony arrest. In each of the appeals, police officers, acting ...§ 46-6-401 (1979) (same as Georgia); S.C.Code § 23-15-60 (1976); 1 by state common ... contrasts the case of arrests by private citizens, which cannot be justified unless the person ...

  • 553 U.S. 35 (2008), 07-5439, Baze v. Rees

    ... associated with the paralysis and cardiac arrest caused by the second and third drugs, pancuronium ...See Gregg v. Georgia , 428 U.S. 153, 177, 96 S.Ct. 2909, 49 L.Ed.2d ...13. The experience of fellow citizens who support the death penalty is described, with ...

  • 338 F.3d 1304 (11th Cir. 2003), 01-13606, Manders v. Lee

    ..., City of Homerville, Clinch County, Georgia, Defendants, . Winston Peterson, individually ... officers from the City of Homerville arrested plaintiff Manders and transported him to the ... against one of the United States by Citizens of another State, or by Citizens or Subjects of ...

  • 538 U.S. 343 (2003), 01-1107, Virginia v. Black

    ...It permits the Commonwealth to arrest, prosecute, and convict a person based solely on ... occurred on Stone Mountain near Atlanta, Georgia. While a 40-foot cross burned on the mountain, ... doctrine which a vast majority of its citizens believes to be false and fraught with evil ...

  • 324 U.S. 439 (1945), 11, Georgia v. Pennsylvania Railroad Co.

    ... may maintain the suit as parens patriae acting on behalf of its citizens, and the injury to the State in its proprietary capacity may be treated as ... (d) to hold the Georgia economy in a state of arrested development. .         The complaint alleges that the defendants ...

  • 381 U.S. 479 (1965), 496, Griswold v. Connecticut

    ... November 10, 1961, when appellants were arrested.         They gave information, ... with the fundamental liberties of citizens. . . . 8 .         The vice of the ...926-927. Thus, the Supreme Court of Georgia, in granting a cause of action for damages to a ...

  • 421 U.S. 213 (1975), 73-1531, Johnson v. Mississippi

    ... discrimination in employment, were arrested with others and charged with unlawfully ... providing for the equal civil rights of citizens, .         alleging that the conspiracy ... Georgia v. Rachel , 384 U.S. 780; City of Greenwood v. ...

  • 448 U.S. 438 (1980), 79-448, Reid v. Georgia

    ... seizures that involve only a brief detention short of traditional arrest. Davis v. Mississippi, 394 U.S. 721 (1969); Terry v. Ohio, 392 U.S. 1, ... Obviously, not all personal intercourse between policemen and citizens involves "seizures" of persons. Only when the officer, by means of ...

  • 560 U.S. 48 (2010), 08-7412, Graham v. Florida

    ...          Graham was arrested for the robbery attempt. Under Florida law, it is ...Georgia , 408 U.S. 238, 382, 92 S.Ct. 2726, 33 L.Ed.2d ... such moral judg­ments than our fellow citizens. Nothing in our training as judges qualifies us ...

  • 563 U.S. 452 (2011), 09-1272, Kentucky v. King

    ...1943, 164 L.Ed.2d 650; see also Georgia v. Randolph, 547 U.S. 103, 116, n. 6, 126 ... 80 L.Ed.2d 247 ("While most citizens will respond to a. police request, the fact ... of the room, they placed her under arrest, searched. the room, and discovered opium ...

  • 383 U.S. 745 (1966), 65, United States v. Guest

    ...        FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF GEORGIA.         Syllabus. ...§ 241 for conspiring to deprive Negro citizens in the vicinity of Athens, Georgia, of the free ... would be achieved, including causing the arrest of Negroes by means of false reports of their ...

  • 440 U.S. 410 (1979), 77-1337, Nevada v. Hall

    ... [99 S.Ct. 1188] Georgia, 2 Dall. 419. .          The Chisholm ...26 And the citizens in each State are entitled to all privileges and ... of the person of the sovereign from arrest or detention in a foreign territory, the immunity ...

  • 380 U.S. 202 (1965), 64, Swain v. Alabama

    ...Texas , 347 U.S. 475; and Reece v. Georgia , 350 U.S. 85. Moreover, we do not consider an ... County place on the jury roll all male citizens in the community over 21 who are reputed to be ...Orfield, Criminal Procedure From Arrest to Appeal 355 (1947). Harris, Criminal Law 443 ...

  • 482 U.S. 451 (1987), 86-243, City of Houston, Texas v. Hill

    ... during a confrontation, appellee was arrested for "willfully . . . interrupt[ing] a city ...518, 525 (1972); see also ibid. (Georgia breach-of-peace statute not limited to fighting ... to the constitutional rights of their citizens. When government protects society's interests in ...

  • 435 U.S. 191 (1978), 76-5729, Oliphant v. Suquamish Indian Tribe

    ...Petitioner Mark David Oliphant was arrested by tribal authorities during the Suquamish's ... over United States officials and citizens traveling through the area. 13 The reasons were ...Georgia, 6 Pet. 515, 551-552, 554 (1832), such an ...

  • 469 U.S. 325 (1985), 83-712, New Jersey v. T.L.O.

    ... That they are educating the young for citizenship is reason for scrupulous protection of ... criminal activity, to locate and arrest those who violate our laws, and to facilitate the ...The Georgia courts have held that although the Fourth ...

  • 370 U.S. 375 (1962), 369, Wood v. Georgia

    ... a press statement criticizing the Judge's action and urging citizens to take notice when their judges threatened political intimidation and ... 17 Orfield, Criminal Procedure from Arrest to Appeal (1947) 144-146. See Hale v. Henkel , 201 U.S. 43, 59-66. See ...

  • 346 U.S. 156 (1953), 391, Stein v. New York

    ...'s signal, two policemen closed in and arrested Cooper. That. . night (2 a.m., June 6) ... knowledge of crime rests upon all citizens. It is so vital that one known to be innocent may ...442, 443, down to Avery v. Georgia , 345 U.S. 559, has the lack of a showing of ...

  • 428 U.S. 153 (1976), 74-6257, Gregg v. Georgia

    ... afternoon, the petitioner and Allen, while in Simmons' car, were arrested in Asheville, N.C. In the search incident to the arrest a .25-caliber ... their conception of the relation of a state to even its offending citizens from the practice . . of the American commonwealths, and believe ...

  • 408 U.S. 665 (1972), 70-85, Branzburg v. Hayes

    ... reporter of the obligation that all citizens have to respond to a grand jury subpoena and ....          Wood v. Georgia , 370 U.S. 375, 392 (1962). A grand jury ... suppress the radical and his ideas and to arrest him, rather than the hostile audience. See ...

  • 561 U.S. 742 (2010), 08-1521, McDonald v. City of Chicago, Illinois

    ... handgun possession by almost all private citizens. After Heller , petitioners filed this federal ... Justice Henry Lumpkin's decision for the Georgia Supreme Court in Nunn v. State , 1 Ga. 243 ...The plan was foiled, leading to the swift arrest of 130 blacks, and the execution of 37, including ...

  • 209 U.S. 123 (1908), 10, Ex Parte Young

    ..., except the railway company, are citizens and residents of the State of Minnesota. ...Georgia, (1792) 2 Dall. 419, where it was held that a ... at the risk of his being fined and arrested, cannot be justified upon the ground that the ...

  • 262 U.S. 553 (2009), Pennsylvania v. West Virginia

    ...125, 141-143; 206 U.S. 46, 95-99; Georgia v. Tennessee Copper Co. , 206 U.S. 230, 237; New ... has any higher standing than one of her citizens with a contract for gas would have if there were ... of such compliance he would cause the arrest and prosecution of every person dealing in the ...

  • 123 U.S. 623 (1887), Mugler v. Kansas

    ... a certificate, signed by at least twelve citizens of the township or city where such business is ... court for the Northern district of Georgia also takes the same view as our supreme court in ... before irreparable mischief ensues, but arrest or abate those in progress, and, by perpetual ...