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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. . ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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. ...

  • 548 U.S. 331 (2006), 04-10566, Sanchez-Llamas v. Oregon

    ...When he was arrested after an exchange of gunfire with police, .... . citizens of [each country who reside in the other] shall ...Baker of Georgia, Lawrence G. Wasden of Idaho, Steve Carter of ...

  • 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 ...

  • 71 U.S. 2 (1866), Ex Parte Milligan

    ... that lists of all persons, being citizens of States in which the administration of the laws ... then held in confinement, or thereafter arrested, should not be furnished within twenty days after ... civil power of the State;' and by that of Georgia, 1777, that 'the principles of the habeas corpus ...

  • 48 U.S. 1 (1849), Luther v. Borden

    ... clausum fregit against the defendants, citizens of the State of Rhode Island, for breaking and ...    That the defendants were ordered to arrest the plaintiff, and, if necessary, to break and ..., North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia, and ratified and confirmed the same; and, as one ...

  • 521 U.S. 898 (1997), 95-1478, Printz v. United States

    ..., persons who have renounced their citizenship, and persons who have been subjected to certain ... authority" of a State to cause the arrest and delivery of a fugitive from justice upon the ...23, 1789, 1 Stat. 96. Moreover, when Georgia refused. . to comply with the request, see L. ...

  • 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 ...

  • 48 U.S. 283 (1849), Smith v. Turner

    ... duty, to provide for the safety of its citizens by preventing, as far as human means can prevent ... be reconciled.  If a navigator be arrested on board of a vessel about to sail, or the ship ...Georgia have established their own systems, but they have ...

  • 481 U.S. 279 (1987), 84-6811, McCleskey v. Kemp

    ..., a black man, was convicted in a Georgia trial court of armed robbery and murder, arising ...arrested in connection with an unrelated offense. He ... is that of protecting the lives of its citizens, and one of the most basic ways in which it ...

  • 527 U.S. 41 (1999), 97-1121, Chicago v. Morales

    ...' enforcement discretion by confining arrest authority to designated officers, establishing ... places has intimidated many law abiding citizens.' " 177 Ill.2d 440, 445, 687 N.E.2d 53, 58(1997). ...Baker of Georgia, James E. Ryan of Illinois, Jeffrey 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. ...

  • 394 U.S. 557 (1969), 293, Stanley v. Georgia

    ...The films were projected and deemed to be obscene. Appellant was arrested for their possession. He was thereafter indicted, tried, and convicted for ... of other things thought to be detrimental to the welfare of their citizens. If the State can protect the body of a citizen, may it not, argues ...

  • 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 ...

  • 547 U.S. 103 (2006), 04-1067, Georgia v. Randolph

    ...          The defendant in that case was arrested in the yard of a house where he lived with a Mrs. Graff and several of her .... . Amendmen[t] to discourage citizens from aiding to the utmost of their ability in the apprehension of ...

  • 547 U.S. 398 (2006), 05-502, Brigham City, Utah v. Stuart

    ...The officers arrested respondents and charged them with contributing to ...2408; see also Georgia v. Randolph, 547 U.S. 103, 118, 126 S.Ct. 1515, ... of the individual liberty of our citizens" and "undertak[e] a principled exploration of the ...

  • 325 U.S. 91 (1945), 42, Screws v. United States

    ..., of local law enforcement officers who arrested a negro citizen for a state offense and ... Screws was sheriff of Baker County, Georgia. He enlisted the assistance of petitioner Jones, ... are prescribed for the punishment of citizens, shall be fined not more than $1,000, or ...

  • 384 U.S. 808 (1966), 471, City of Greenwood v. Peacock

    ... providing for the equal civil rights of citizens, and under 28 U.S.C. § 1443(2) that they were ... (1) that the individual petitioners were arrested because they were Negroes or were helping Negroes ... Georgia v. Rachel, ante, p. 780, distinguished. Pp. ...

  • 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, ...

  • 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 ...