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  • 403 U.S. 217 (1971), 107, Palmer v. Thompson

    ...Petitioners, Negro citizens of Jackson, then brought this action, mainly on ... where the Court declined to set aside the Georgia Legislature's sale of lands on the theory that ... § 1983 if they subject a person "to false arrest for vagrancy for the purpose of harassing and ...

  • 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 ...

  • 151 F.3d 1346 (11th Cir. 1998), 96-5395, Gold v. City of Miami

    ...Gold ("Gold") brought a false arrest claim under state law and civil rights actions ...City of Augusta, Georgia, 59 F.3d 1160, 1171-72 (11th Cir.1995); Church v. ...'s department did not log or document citizens' complaints in any fashion, much less retain ...

  • 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 ...

  • 21 F.3d 1544 (11th Cir. 1994), 92-8791, Kelly v. Curtis

    ... Court for the Southern District of Georgia.         Before DUBINA and CARNES, ... detectives who had been involved in his arrest. In factual terms, Kelly accused the detectives ... diverts official energies, deters able citizens from public service, and " 'dampen[s] the ardor ...

  • 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 ...

  • 523 U.S. 491 (1998), 96-1400, California v. Deep Sea Research, Inc.

    ... and requested a warrant for the arrest of the vessel and its cargo. The District Court ... against one of the United States by Citizens of another State, or by Citizens or Subjects of ...Bowers of Georgia,? Calvin E. Holloway, Sr., of Guam, Margery ...

  • 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 ...

  • 187 F.3d 1339 (11th Cir. 1999), 97-8585, Crosby v Paulk

    ... District Court for the Middle District of Georgia. (No. 7:95-CV-88), Hugh Lawson, Judge. ... had received numerous complaints from citizens, including local clergy, a college official, and ... Winningham of the Drug Task Force obtained arrest warrants for Leverne Crosby, Rick Crosby, and ...

  • 458 F.3d 1251 (11th Cir. 2006), 05-13573, Miller v. Harget

    ... Court for the Northern District of Georgia", D. C. Docket No. 03-03168-CV-TWT-1.      \xC2"...Miller's arrest. The District Court concluded that Officer Harget ... types of encounters between police and citizens "for purposes of . . . Fourth Amendment analysis: ...

  • 670 F.2d 583 (5th Cir. 1982), 79-5471, United States v. Berry

    ... Court for the Northern District of Georgia.         Before GODBOLD, Chief Judge, ...Appellants were arrested.         The magistrate below found that ... concluded that all contact between citizens and police in the course of an investigation is ...

  • 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 ...

  • 158 U.S. 532 (1895), In re Quarles and Butler

    ... States for the Northern District of Georgia. The first motion was in behalf of John M. ... such right and privilege secured to the citizens of the United States as such citizens as that set ... and convicted by a jury, and moved in arrest of judgment, for the following reasons:. 1. ...

  • 603 F.3d 731 (9th Cir. 2010), 08-30463, United States v. Struckman

    ... only found that out after Struckman was arrested and after they had searched the backpack, finding ..., ask questions was consistent with what citizens expect from law enforcement-efforts to assure ... See Georgia v. Randolph, 547 U.S. 103, 126, 126 S.Ct. 1515, ...

  • 65 U.S. 66 (1861), Com. Of Kentucky v. Dennison

    ... agent of the Governor of Kentucky, and the arrest and delivery of the fugitive demanded. . ... under an obligation to surrender its citizens or residents to any other State, on the charge ....         Chisholm v. Georgia, 2 Dall., 419, 432, 452. . ...

  • 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 ...

  • 738 F.3d 81 (4th Cir. 2013), 12-2481, McAfee v. Boczar

    ..., on January 13, 2011, Boczar secured an arrest warrant for McAfee from a state court magistrate. ...Georgia Highway Express Inc., 488 F.2d 714, 717-19 (5th ... to vindicate, for McAfee and other citizens of Virginia, a most important right secured by ...

  • 427 U.S. 539 (1976), 75-817, Nebraska Press Assn. v. Stuart

    ...Simants was arrested and arraigned in Lincoln County Court the ... of that system is of crucial import to citizens concerned with the administration of government. ...252, 263-264 (1941); Wood v. Georgia , 370 U.S. 375, 384, and n. 5 (1962). 18 See ...

  • 259 U.S. 276 (1922), 176, Ng Fung Ho v. White

    ... immigration authorities and afterwards arrested and held for deportation, who claim to be ... of the United States in virtue of the citizenship of their father (Rev.Stats. § 1993), and who ...United States, 231 U.S. 9, 26; Hawes v. Georgia, 258 U.S. 1. Here, the proceeding is throughout ...

  • 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 ...

  • 494 U.S. 624 (1990), 88-1993, Butterworth v. Smith

    ... important function -- to safeguard citizens against an overreaching Crown and unfounded ...665, 708 (1972). See also Wood v. Georgia, 370 U.S. 375 (1962). We must thus balance ... been exonerated, on the one hand, or arrested or otherwise informed of the charges against him, ...

  • 410 U.S. 484 (1973), 71-6516, Braden v. 30th Judicial Circuit Court of Kentucky

    ... officials and remained at large until his arrest in Alabama on February 24, 1968. Petitioner was ... See May v. Georgia, 409 F.2d 203 (5th Cir.1969). See also Rodgers ...Where American citizens confined overseas (and thus outside the territory ...

  • 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 ...

  • 732 F.3d 1006 (9th Cir. 2013), 12-17152, Valle del Sol Inc. v. Whiting

    ... for Safe Families; Japanese American Citizens League; Local 5Service Employees International ... plaintiff] first expose himself to actual arrest or a prosecution to be entitled to challenge ...Gov. of Georgia, 691 F.3d 1250, 1258 (11th Cir.2012) (holding ...

  • 427 U.S. 347 (1976), 74-1520, Elrod v. Burns

    ..., or other matters of opinion or force citizens to confess by word or act their faith therein. . ...2691] we took steps to arrest the downgrading of States to a role comparable to ...175, 182 (1968); Wood v. Georgia , 370 U.S. 375, 391-392 (1962). [T]he purpose ...