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  • 492 U.S. 361 (1989), 87-5765, Stanford v. Kentucky

    ... of capital crimes is committed by persons in the younger age group. Beyond that, it is ... no youthful offender should be held responsible. Pp. 374-377.         2. The indicia of ... majorities," leaves "`[c]onstitutional doctrine [to] be formulated by the acts of those ...

  • 553 F.3d 768 (5th Cir. 2008), 05-20997, United States v. Brown

    ... Texas pharmacist, Walter Lemmons, who personally knew appellants Combs and Brown, reviewed ...doctrine of Cuellar and hold that the government's ... subjective intentions of the attorney responsible for dismissing venire members. 81 But Batson ...

  • 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 ...

  • 518 U.S. 37 (1996), 95-566, Montana v. Egelhoff

    ... individuals may be held criminally responsible for their actions. The provision judges equally ulpable a person who commits an act stone sober, and one who ...This however is not the doctrine of the common law; and to its maxims, based as ...

  • 517 U.S. 186 (1996), 94-203, Morse v. Republican Party of VA.

    .... election," including the selection of persons for "party office"; and by the text of § 2, ... the limits imposed by the state-action doctrine. Such questions are properly left for a case that ... government "does not thereby become responsible for all that occurs upon it." Edmonson v. ...

  • 532 U.S. 275 (2001), 99-1908, Alexander v. Sandoval

    ...Whereas §601 decrees that "[n]o person . . . shall . . . be subjected to ..., the federal agencies and departments responsible for awarding and administering federal contracts ... most often described as the " Chevron doctrine." See Chevron U.S. A. Inc. v. Natural Resources ...

  • 500 U.S. 614 (1991), 89-7743, Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete Co., Inc.,

    ... Leesville's negligence had caused him personal injury. During voir dire, Leesville used two of ... platform; it does not thereby become responsible for all that occurs upon it. As much as we would ...The public function doctrine requires that the private actor exercise "a power ...

  • 548 U.S. 735 (2006), 05-5966, Clark v. Arizona

    ...          "A person is not responsible for criminal conduct if at the ...-impulse test as "a most dangerous doctrine"). 9 E.g., Parsons v. State, 81 Ala. 577, 2 ...

  • 414 U.S. 168 (1973), 72-702, Golden State Bottling Co., Inc. v. NLRB

    ..., employee complement, or supervisory personnel, and that, hence, All American, having acquired ... is derived from the common law doctrine that a decree of injunction not only binds the ... of whether it is a successor which is responsible for remedying a predecessor's unfair labor ...

  • 555 U.S. 555 (2009), 06-1249, Wyeth v. Levine

    ... it clear that manufacturers remain responsible for updating their labels. See 121 Stat. 925-926. ... function that may motivate injured persons to come forward with information. Failure-to-warn ... of far-reaching implied pre-emption doctrines. In particular, I have become increasingly ...

  • 268 U.S. 652 (1925), 19, Gitlow v. People

    ... of speech and of the press are among the personal rights and liberties protected by the due process ...., advocating, advising or teaching the doctrine that organized government should be so ... their adoption, and that he was responsible for the Manifesto as it appeared, that "he knew ...

  • 514 U.S. 1 (1995), 93-1660, Arizona v. Evans

    ... errors committed by law enforcement personnel and similar mistakes by court employees and ... on the part of judicial officers responsible for issuing search warrants applies in this case. ... do so by its understanding of federal doctrines."). This Court's stated reluctance to look ...

  • 530 U.S. 466 (2000), 99-478, Apprendi v. New Jersey

    ... the crime with a purpose to intimidate a person or group because of, inter alia, race. After ...427, 431, 30 A. 74, 75 (1894) ("The doctrine of the court, says Mr. Bishop, is identical with ... supra, at 540, whether a fact is responsible for an . . increase or a decrease in punishment ...

  • 547 U.S. 410 (2006), 04-473, Garcetti v. Ceballos

    ... as a citizen expressing his or her personal views on disputed matters of public import." Id. ... starting point in explaining the Court's doctrine. There the relevant speech was a teacher's letter ... value on a right to speak, as any responsible citizen would.          Nor is there ...

  • __ U.S. __ (2015), 13-1402, Kerry v. Din

    Din petitioned to have her husband, Berashk, a resident citizen of Afghanistan and former civil servant in the Taliban regime, classified as an “immediate relative” entitled to priority immigration status. Din’s petition was approved, but Berashk’s visa application was ultimately denied. A consular officer informed Berashk that he was inadmissible under 8 U.S.C. 1182(a)(3)(B), which excludes...

    ... accepting the textually unsupportable doctrine of implied fundamental rights, nothing in that ... included erecting serious impediments to a person's ability to bring a spouse into the United ...), and because the " guideposts for responsible decisionmaking in this unchartered area are ...

  • 365 U.S. 167 (1961), 39, Monroe v. Pape

    ... of showing a "specific intent to deprive a person of a federal right.".         P. 187. ... of tort liability that makes a man responsible for the natural consequences of his actions. ... of social policy upon which the doctrine of stare decisis, calling for the controlling ...

  • 833 F.3d 313 (3rd Cir. 2016), 14-1667, Parkell v. Danberg

    Parkell, a Delaware state prisoner, claims that state officials deprived him of his rights under the Fourth, Eighth, and Fourteenth Amendments by subjecting him to unreasonable thrice-daily visual body-cavity searches and harsh conditions and by depriving him of adequate medical care. In his suit under 42 U.S.C. 1983, the district court granted the defendants summary judgment, concluding that:...

    ... were not personally involved in creating the conditions; and. ... consistent with the Fourth Amendment doctrine of special. needs searches." Id. at, 308 ... responsible for ensuring .. compli[ance] with the. ...

  • 165 U.S. 606 (1897), 201, Pauly v. State Loan & Trust Company

    ..., is not a shareholder, subject to the personal liability imposed upon shareholders by Rev.Stat. ... shall be held individually responsible, equally and ratably, and not one for another, ... The American doctrine is even more stringent. Mr. Thompson states it ...

  • 423 U.S. 362 (1976), 74-942, Rizzo v. Goode

    ... those respondents lacked the requisite personal stake in the outcome, i.e., the order ... the unconstitutional deprivation, the responsible authorities were not found to have played an ...The concept, thus, is far from novel doctrine. 2 . Under section 1983, equitable relief is ...

  • 668 F.2d 1238 (C.D. Cir. 1981), 79-2442, United States v. Heldt

    ..., and by revealing the identity of the person or persons who had told him to make the entry. ... and Mitchell Herman, who was then responsible for covert operations activities, were assigned ... Warrant-Limitations on the Plain View Doctrine.         We have already noted that the ...

  • ___ U.S. ___ (2014), 12-696, Town of Greece, New York v. Galloway

    ... they disagree as to religious doctrine. The prayers. delivered in Greece do not ... influenced by a person's acquiescence in the prayer. ... town's local directory, and the responsible town employee. did not include them on her ...

  • 17 F.3d 616 (3rd Cir. 1994), 92-3385, Elliot Coal Min. Co., Inc. v. Director, Office of Workers' Compensation Programs

    ... of pneumoconiosis because it was a "responsible operator" within the meaning of the Black Lung ... is not related to or affiliated with the person to whom the right to mine coal has been given, ... rely on the grammatical principle or "doctrine of the last antecedent." Under that principle, ...

  • 42 F.3d 1421 (3rd Cir. 1994), 94-5305, American Tel. and Tel. Co. v. Winback and Conserve Program, Inc.

    ... whom One Stop had no control, were responsible for any infringing acts. 5 Consequently, as a ..., servants, employees, attorneys and all persons in active concert or participation with them" ... import into such statutes common law doctrines of secondary liability.         Section ...

  • 418 U.S. 323 (1974), 72-617, Gertz v. Robert Welch, Inc.

    ... public issue without regard to whether the person defamed is a public official as in New York ... reporting ordinarily adhered to by responsible publishers. .         388 U.S. at 155. ...Additionally, the doctrine of presumed damages invites juries to punish ...

  • 665 F.3d 774 (7th Cir. 2011), 10-1300, Milestone v. City of Monroe, Wisconsin

    ....2007) ( " Misbehaving employees are responsible for their own conduct, [but] units of local ... of such initial determination by another person, committee or agency of the municipality may be ... it prohibits; the point of vagueness doctrine is to permit individuals to conform their conduct ...