responsible person doctrine

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  • 549 U.S. 158 (2007), 05-746, Norfolk Southern Ry. Co. v. Sorrell

    ... even if it were only partially responsible for the injury. In any event, there is no reason .... . shall be liable in damages to any person suffering injury while he is employed by such ... address "the equally well-established doctrine barring the recovery of prejudgment interest, . . ...

  • 549 U.S. 497 (2007), 05-1120, Massachusetts v. Environmental Protection Agency

    ...Contrary to EPA's argument, standing doctrine presents no insuperable jurisdictional obstacle ... and relate the injury to the class of persons entitled to bring suit." Ibid. We will not, ... of greenhouse gases assertedly responsible for "global climate change" qualifies as "air ...

  • 488 U.S. 361 (1989), 87-7028, Mistretta v. United States

    ... responsibility by granting corrections personnel in the Executive Branch the discretion. . to ... in violation of the established doctrine of separation of powers, and that Congress ... for which the United States was responsible under the 1819 treaty by which Spain ceded ...

  • 398 U.S. 144 (1970), 79, Adickes v. S. H. Kress & Co.

    ... her to relief under § 1983, and private persons involved in such a conspiracy are acting "under ... cases is the notion that a State is responsible for the discriminatory act of a private party ...doctrine reflects the profound judgment that denials of ...

  • 551 U.S. 393 (2007), 06-278, Morse v. Frederick

    ... banner and suspending the student responsible for it.           I . ... be construed by students, District personnel, parents and others witnessing the display of the ...          Through the legal doctrine of in loco parentis, courts upheld the right of ...

  • __ U.S. __ (2014), 13-354, Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.

    ... [from] substantially burden[ing] a person's exercise of religion even if the burden results ... or limited by the tenets of a religious doctrine fall comfortably within the understanding of the ... their employers' insurers would be responsible for providing information and coverage, . see, ...

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

    ... on Consular Relations provides that if a person detained by a foreign country "so requests, the ... another man, known as "Sirena," was responsible for the attack. Two defense witnesses testified ...' and thus trumps the procedural default doctrine." Ibid. We rejected this argument as "plainly ...

  • 477 U.S. 242 (1986), 84-1602, Anderson v. Liberty Lobby, Inc.

    ... there was a conspiracy between private persons and law enforcement officers. The District Court ...It is hard for me to imagine that a responsible counsel, aware that the judge will be assessing ...These holdings in no way undermine the doctrine that all evidence must be construed in the light ...

  • 538 U.S. 135 (2003), 01-963, Norfolk & Western Railway Co. v. Ayers

    ...] shall be liable in damages to any person suffering injury while he is employed by such ... bear the burden of identifying other responsible parties and demonstrating that some of the costs ... the fellow servant rule"; "rejected the doctrine of contributory negligence in favor of . . . ...

  • 849 F.3d 372 (7th Cir. 2017), 15-1419, Glisson v. Indiana Department of Corrections

    Glisson was diagnosed with laryngeal cancer. His larynx, part of his pharynx, portions of his mandible and 13 teeth were removed. He was fitted with a voice prosthesis, and received postoperative radiation treatment. Later, doctors inserted a gastrojejunostomy tube to help with nutrition and a cancerous lesion on his tongue was excised. Glisson also suffered memory issues, hypothyroidism,...

    ...2017) . ALMA GLISSON, Personal Representative of the Estate of NICHOLAS L. ... pursuant to which no one was responsible for coordinating his. overall care, Corizon ...Because. Monell doctrine applies to private corporations that. ...

  • 542 F.3d 529 (6th Cir. 2008), 07-4082, Hunt v. Sycamore Community School Dist. Bd. of Educ.

    ... was for violation of her right “to personal security and bodily integrity by failing to ...§ 1983 based on the state-created danger doctrine. The district court held that there was no ...," a governmental actor can be held responsible for an injury committed by a private person if. ...

  • 103 U.S. 168 (1881), Kilbourn v. Thompson

    ... said settlement, with power to send for persons" and papers and report to this House.' .     \xC2"...Law, 534. .         The same doctrine is held by the English courts as applicable to ... in the matter, so as to become responsible" for the acts which they directed. .       \xC2"...

  • 514 U.S. 549 (1995), 93-1260, United State v. Lopez

    ... of interstate commerce, or persons or things in interstate commerce, even though the ... of its cases caused inconsistencies in doctrine to persist, however. In addressing New Deal ..., we may have to dig hard to make a responsible judgment about what Congress could reasonably ...

  • 438 U.S. 422 (1978), 76-1560, United States v. United States Gypsum Co.

    ... The law presumes that a person intends the necessary and natural consequences of ...Unqualified acceptance of this doctrine by English common . . law in the Eighteenth ...I do not want to be responsible for anybody's health.         The COURT. ...

  • 366 U.S. 213 (1961), 63, James v. United States

    ... is a union official who, with another person, embezzled in excess of $738,000 during the years ...doctrine with wide support to the effect that ,under some ... that the House and Senate Committees responsible for our. . tax laws keep a close watch on ...

  • 60 U.S. 393 (1857), Dred Scott v. Sandford

    ...A. Sandford, in his own proper person, comes and says that this court ought not to have ... acted according to the then established doctrines and principles, and in the ordinary language of ... of his master, the law holds him responsible, not only for the loss of the slave, but he is ...

  • 600 F.3d 93 (2nd Cir. 2010), 08-3947-cv, Tiffany (NJ) Inc. v. eBay Inc.

    ... Office can bring a civil action against a person alleged to have used the mark without the owner's ... of Tiffany's mark was protected by the doctrine" of nominative fair use. Id. at 494-95.    \xC2"... or distributor is contributorially responsible for any harm done as a result of the deceit." ...

  • 654 F.3d 11 (D.C. Cir. 2011), 09-7125, Doe v. Exxon Mobil Corp.

    ... law violations with a potential for personal. . liability at the time," id. Further, ... and abetting is an ancient criminal law doctrine," . . id. at 181, 114 S.Ct. 1439, " when ... the task of prosecuting persons responsible for serious violations of international ...

  • 548 U.S. 557 (2006), 05-184, Hamdan v. Rumsfeld

    ... against those nations, organizations, or persons he determines planned, authorized, committed, or ... on the grounds that (1) the abstention doctrine espoused in Councilman, 420 U.S. 738, 95 S.Ct. ...-martial are "assigned and directly responsible to the Judge Advocate General or the Judge ...

  • __ U.S. __, 16-1371, Byrd v. United States

    ... leaving the building. He stored personal belongings in the. rental car’s trunk and ... renter’s being fully responsible for any loss or damage, and. the Government ... under substantive Fourth Amendment doctrine.". Rakas, supra, at 139, 99 S.Ct. 421. ...

  • 46 U.S. 504 (1847), Thurlow v. Com. Of Mass.

    ...person shall presume to be a retailer or seller of wine, ... side, to show the reasons given for the doctrine sustained by the counsel for the plaintiff in ... of law, and that the court was responsible for the correctness of the instructions given; ...

  • __ U.S. __ (2017), 15-1358, Ziglar v. Abbasi

    ... implied damages action to compensate persons injured by. federal officers who violated ..., and is not designed to hold officers responsible for. acts of their subordinates, see ... . . the separation-of-powers doctrine requires that a branch. not impair another ...

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

    ...33, 39. The various doctrines of "standing," 5 . . "ripeness," 6 and ... upon criminal statutes challenged by persons who claimed that the effects of the statutes were ...Warren's Profession -- was responsible for the passage in 1879 of this Connecticut law. ...

  • 70 F.3d 232 (2nd Cir. 1995), 1541, Kadic v. Karadzic

    ... do not require state action; and whether a person, otherwise liable for a violation of the law of ... under the political question doctrine. Karadzic urges us to affirm on any one of these ..., whether they are constitutionally responsible rulers, public officials or private individuals." ...

  • 495 U.S. 33 (1990), 88-1150, Missouri v. Jenkins

    ... in ruling that KCMSD should be responsible for funding its share of the remedy. Milliken v. ... cost under the principle that "`the person. . who starts the fire has more responsibility ... according to fault was supported by the doctrine of comparative fault in tort, which had been ...