legislative acts prohibiting something

6358 results for legislative acts prohibiting something

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  • 323 U.S. 18 (1944), 21, Carolene Products Co. v. United States

    ... which are beyond the legislative intent.        Petitioners' ... purposefully adds something to make the mixture simulate milk. ... negatived, legislation prohibiting the sale of a wholesome article ... sustained the validity of state acts against attacks which were based on ...

  • 527 U.S. 666 (1999), 98-149, College Savings Bank v. Florida Prepaid Postsecondary Ed. Expense Bd.

    ... proprietary information, something in which a power to "exclude others" ...A municipal ordinance prohibiting billboards in residential areas ... United States 3, or otherwise acts as a "market participant" in ... to the point) "necessary legislative flexibility" for the people's ...

  • 458 U.S. 527 (1982), 81-38, Crawford v. Board of Education of City of Los Angeles

    ... cannot be characterized as something more than a mere repeal. Hunter v. ... City Council, ordinances prohibiting racial discrimination in housing ... violation of the Civil Rights Acts. Yet a "dual court system" -- one ... seeking comparable legislative action," Seattle, ante at 474, ...

  • 398 U.S. 333 (1970), 76, Welsh v. United States

    ... clear from both the legislative history and textual analysis of that ... things, forbids laws prohibiting the free exercise of religion. It is ...Although socially harmful acts may, as a rule, be banned [90 S.Ct. ...) set forth in Part II, but something less than mere adherence to ethical ...

  • 13 F. 722 (D.Cal. 1882), Railroad Tax Cases

    ... States; that by the several acts of congress set out in the answer ...      The amendment prohibiting slavery and involuntary servitude, ... likewise, unless there be something in the literal construction so ... official acts of the legislative, executive, and judicial departments ...

  • 522 U.S. 398 (1998), 96-1579, Brogan v. United States

    ... to identify that evil from something other than the text of the statute ... principles of assumed legislative intent. It is quite another to ... has committed some suspicious acts, but unable to make a criminal ...) (holding that statute prohibiting the making of false statements to a ...

  • 390 U.S. 341 (1968), 27, Federal Trade Commission v. Fred Meyer, Inc.

    ... represent an exemplar of legislative clarity, 10 we cannot, in the ... price discrimination by prohibiting the granting of sales promotional ..., and unfair or deceptive acts or practices in commerce, are hereby ... merchant is gone unless something is done and done quickly. He cannot ...

  • 380 U.S. 374 (1965), 62, Federal Trade Commission v. Colgate-Palmolive Co.

    ... issued a revised order prohibiting respondents from presenting ... case from enforcing the legislative policy of the act it administers, ...'s iced tea" while drinking something that appeared to be tea but in fact ... to include "unfair or deceptive acts or practices in commerce" 12 -- a ...

  • 308 U.S. 401 (1940), 70, American Federation of Labor v. National Labor Relations Board

    ... enforcement of its order prohibiting an unfair labor practice. ... of its purpose and its legislative history, to ascertain whether the ... ordered the employer to do something predicated upon the results of an ... such as was allowed under other acts providing for a limited court review ...

  • 333 U.S. 683 (1948), 23, Federal Trade Commission v. Cement Institute

    ...         2. The legislative history of the Federal Trade ... purpose of all the Anti-Trust Acts to maintain. .          Id. ..., and finally an order prohibiting the continuance [68 S.Ct. 809] of ... is a party to do something specified in the numbered paragraphs ...

  • 188 U.S. 321 (1903), 2, Lottery Case

    ...       Legislation prohibiting the carriage of such tickets is not ... the several states include something more? Does not the carrying from one ... the provisions of prior acts excluding lottery tickets from the ... that authority given by legislative enactment to carry on a lottery, ...

  • 671 F.3d 1052 (9th Cir. 2012), 10-16696, Perry v. Brown

    ... Unitarian Universalist Legislative" Ministry California. .       \xC2"... or a wedding ring, of something profoundly important. See id. ... statutory schemes" prohibiting discrimination in employment and ... and prospective, and the acts which may constitute grounds for its ...

  • 243 U.S. 332 (1917), 797, Wilson v. New

    ... is to give effect to the legislative will, with judgment uninfluenced by ...If acts which, if done, would interrupt, if ..., by the provision prohibiting a lower rate of wages under the new ... Rights of property include something more than mere ownership and the ...

  • 525 U.S. 266 (1999), 97-1396, Lopez v. Monterey County

    ... jurisdiction's non legislative, executive initiatives poses no ... encompasses nondiscretionary acts by covered jurisdictions endeavoring ...'s electoral base and prohibiting the division of cities among two or ... to try or attempt to (do something)"). That interpretation draws some ...

  • 492 U.S. 490 (1989), 88-605, Webster v. Reproductive Health Services

    ... statutes or regulations is something that only the state courts can ... from the ambit of the legislative process, but is, rather, to hold ... down the provision prohibiting the use of public funds for ... through negligent governmental acts, ignoring the availability of the ...

  • __ U.S. __ (2015), 13-534, North Carolina State Bd. of Dental Exam'rs v. Federal Trade Commission

    North Carolina’s Dental Practice Act does not specify that teeth whitening is “the practice of dentistry.” After dentists complained, the Board of Dental Examiners issued cease-and-desist letters to nondentist teeth whitening service providers and product manufacturers, warning that the unlicensed practice of dentistry is a crime. The FTC filed an administrative complaint, alleging that the Board’

    ... supreme court, acting legislatively rather than judicially," will ... particular anticompetitive acts of private parties and disapprove ... Act and of Parker : prohibiting the restriction of competition for ... open the possibility that something less than a majority might suffice ...

  • 195 U.S. 194 (1903), Aikens v. Wisconsin

    ... and proper subject for legislative repression as are also combinations ... Statutes of 1898, prohibiting combinations for the purpose of ... to follow from the parties' acts, although they were intended only as ...5] as intended to add something to the word "willfully," and we can ...

  • 421 U.S. 809 (1975), 73-1309, Bigelow v. Virginia

    ... is entitled to something more than the limited constitutional ... passed legislation prohibiting commercial advertisement of the type ... to have its origin in Va.Acts of Assembly 1877-1878, p. 281, c. 2, ...Section 4500 contains a legislative finding:. Medical referral ...

  • 457 U.S. 853 (1982), 80-2043, Board of Education, Island Trees Union Free

    ... with information or ideas, something that may well be associated with a ... respondents and a state legislative committee. We remanded, saying:. ...When it acts as an educator, at least at the ... of the District and prohibiting the use of those books in the ...

  • 370 U.S. 660 (1962), 554, Robinson v. California

    ... should be punished for criminal acts in order to deter other insane ... narcotics addiction is something other than an illness, nor that it ... of local statutes prohibiting such acts, it may surely be reached ... has taken certain legislative steps in regard to the status of ...

  • 504 U.S. 191 (1992), 90-1056, Burson v. Freeman

    ... Tennessee statutes prohibiting interference with an election or the ... somewhat from the previous acts in that they excluded the general ... engaged in extensive legislative hearings on election regulations. ... that such zones were something of a social atavism. To my mind, ...

  • __ U.S. __, 16-285, Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis

    ...When confronted with two Acts. allegedly touching on the ... they might conflict is something quite new. Until. a couple of ... undo rather than honor legislative. intentions. To preserve the ... prohibiting interstate railroad employers from ...

  • 543 U.S. 335 (2005), 03-674, Jama v. Immigration & Cus. Enforcement

    ... international agreement prohibiting torture, see 8 CFR §§ ..., structure, history, and legislative history of the statute, and I ... presumed that Congress acts intentionally and purposely in the ...," ante , at 700, is something...

  • 155 U.S. 461 (1894), 406, Plumley v. Massachusetts

    ... the people into purchasing something they do not intend to buy and which ... should not strike down a legislative enactment of a state, especially if ... forbidden by chapter 58 of the Acts of 1891. Oleomargarine has naturally ... be unconstitutional, as prohibiting, by its necessary operation, the ...

  • 273 U.S. 418 (1927), 261, Tyson & Brother v. Banton

    ... Court as the basis for legislative regulation of prices. P. 430. ...But there is something more special than this, something of ...563; Workmen's Compensation Acts, New York Central R.R. v. White , ...623; or legislation prohibiting option contracts for future sales of ...