citizens arrest georgia

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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. . ...

  • 2 U.S. 419 (1793), Chisholm v. Georgia

    ... judicial power shall extend to controversies between a State and citizens of another State' 'In cases, in which a State shall be a party, the ... of an individual.  For instance, without suing a State, a person arrested may be liberated by habeas corpus; a person attainted and a convict under ...

  • 422 U.S. 86 (1975), 73-1933, United States v. Citizens & Southern National Bank

    ...         THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA.         Syllabus.        To circumvent Georgia's ...Section 7 was intended, as we have repeatedly said, to "arrest anticompetitive tendencies in their `incipiency.'" United States v. ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 9 U.S. 61 (1809), Bank Of U.s. v. Deveaux

    ... to the circuit court for the district of Georgia. .         The declaration, or petition, ...citizens of the State of Pennsylvania, and the said Peter ..., acquires the privilege of being free from arrest for debt.  And she renounces the privilege of ...

  • 423 F.3d 1247 (11th Cir. 2005), 04-12256, Bennett v. Hendrix

    ... Court for the Northern District of Georgia.         Before BLACK and WILSON, Circuit ...Along with other citizens, they formed a committee in support of the ..., attempted to obtain a warrant for their arrest on trumped-up environmental charges, and mailed ...

  • 425 U.S. 682 (1976), 73-1288, Alfred Dunhill of London, Inc. v. Republic of Cuba

    ... (194), a supplier libeled and caused the arrest of the Gul Djemal, a steamship owned and ...Planters' Bank of Georgia, 9 Wheat. 904, 907 (1824):. It is, we think, a ... that can also be exercised by private citizens. Subjecting them in connection with such acts to ...

  • 655 F.3d 78 (1st Cir. 2011), 10-1764, Glik v. Cunniffe

    ....          Simon Glik was arrested for using his cell phone's digital video camera ...Georgia, 394 U.S. 557, 564, 89 S.Ct. 1243, 22 L.Ed.2d ... to endure significant burdens caused by citizens' exercise of their First Amendment rights. See ...

  • 707 F.3d 531 (4th Cir. 2013), 11-5084, United States v. Black

    ... was aware of Gates' prior felony drug arrests. Officer Strayer had previously arrested Gates ... all contact between the police and citizens, but is designed ‘ to prevent arbitrary and ...Georgia, 448 U.S. 438, 440, 100 S.Ct. 2752, 65 L.Ed.2d ...

  • 654 F.3d 480 (4th Cir. 2011), 10-4209, United States v. Massenburg

    ... encounter between law enforcement and citizens was properly admitted into evidence during a ...Georgia, 448 U.S. 438, 440, 100 S.Ct. 2752, 65 L.Ed.2d ... 250 feet before Gaines caught up and arrested him. In addition to the firearm, police recovered ...

  • 354 U.S. 1 (1956), 701, Reid v. Covert

    ...When the United States acts against its citizens abroad, it can do so only in accordance with all ... make the criminal laws, initiate charges, arrest alleged offenders, try them, and, after ...Georgia, 2 Dall. 419. And, more recently, the ...

  • 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 ...

  • 460 U.S. 491 (1983), 80-2146, Florida v. Royer

    ...Respondent was then told he was under arrest. Following the Florida trial court's denial of ... the driver and passengers about their citizenship and immigration status, and . . . ask them to ... Reid v. Georgia , 448 U.S. 438 (1980) (per curiam). Yet our ...

  • 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 ...

  • 505 U.S. 42 (1992), 91-372, Georgia v. McCollum

    ... process is undermined; since, as the representative of all its citizens, it has a close relation to potential jurors; and since the barriers to ..." Ibid. (emphasis added).         From arrest, to trial, to possible sentencing and punishment, the antagonistic ...

  • 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. ...

  • 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 ...

  • 452 U.S. 412 (1981), 80, Jones v. Helms

    ...         Under a Georgia statute, a parent who willfully and voluntarily ... described as a privilege of national citizenship, 12 and as an aspect of liberty that is ... conviction, probable cause may justify an arrest and subsequent temporary detention. Similarly, a ...

  • 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 ...

  • 367 U.S. 497 (1961), 60, Poe v. Ullman

    ....          Georgia v. Stanton, 6 Wall. 50, 75, approvingly quoting ... and a nurse working in that clinic were arrested by the police and charged with advising married ...fundamental; which belong . . . to the citizens of all free governments," Corfield v. Coryell, ...

  • 169 U.S. 649 (1898), 18, United States v. Wong Kim Ark

    ... subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the United States and of the State wherein ...Georgia (1831), 5 Pet. 1; nor upon the case of a ...-- the first of which is the exemption from arrest or detention of the person of a foreign sovereign ...

  • 713 F.3d 1319 (11th Cir. 2013), 11-14802, Myers v. Bowman

    ... the Chief Magistrate of Jefferson County, Georgia, Wiley Clark Evans, IV, Individually, and as a ... police chase on rural roadways and a brief arrest of Dustin and his father, Rodney Myers. The end ...And Evans testified that citizens sometimes reported crimes directly to him on his ...