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  • Additional Checks and Balances

    § 20.1. Separation of Powers Checks and Balances. § 20.1.1 Having Some Constitutional Government Structure in Place and Operating. § 20.1.1.1 Ensuring the Continuity of Government. § 20.1.1.2 The 1781 Articles of Confederation and Their Replacement by the 1789 Constitution. § 20.1.1.3 Amending the United States Constitution. § 20.1.2 Issues in the Election of Members of the Federal Government. § 2

    ... VI, § 2, that federal law is supreme in case of a conflict between state and federal law, ... Court most famously in the 1842 case of Swift v. Tyson, discussed at § 20.3.1.4.1.D. The ...160, 171 (1999) (request not made until a brief was filed on the merits); id. (O'Connor, J., ...

  • 412 U.S. 580 (1973), 71-1459, United States v. Little Lake Misere Land Co.

    ... had been vacated by this Court and the case remanded with instructions to dismiss the ... Swift v. Tyson, 16 Pet. 1, 18 (1842); see Kuhn v. ....         Brief for Respondents 27, citing, e.g., Hicks v. ...

  • Sua sponte actions in the appellate courts: the "gorilla rule" revisited.

    ... party, to remove Judge Scheindlin from the case. Legal experts couldn't recall another case in ... oral argument, and ordered supplemental briefing. (35) When neither party took a position on ...64, 80 (1938) (overruling Swift v. Tyson, 41 U.S. 1 (1842), and characterizing it ...

  • 398 U.S. 375 (1970), 175, Moragne v. States Marine Lines, Inc.

    ....         We brought this case here to consider whether The Harrisburg, 119 U.S. ...In her brief in support of this motion, petitioner urged that ..., at a time when the federal courts under Swift v. Tyson, 16 Pet. 1, 10 L.Ed. 865 (1842), ...

  • 446 U.S. 14 (1980), 78-1261, Carlson v. Green

    ...First, the case involves no special factors counseling hesitation ...Reply Brief for Petitioners 7, and n. 6; Brief for ... . view, previously adopted in Swift v. Tyson, 16 Pet. 1 (1842), that federal courts ...

  • 487 U.S. 500 (1988), 86-492, Boyle v. United Technologies Corp.

    ...The case is remanded for clarification of this point. Pp. ... See, e.g., Swift v. Tyson, 16 Pet. 1 (1842). Erie renounced the ... Government would be materially affected." Brief for Respondent Parnell in Bank of America Nat'l ...

  • 517 U.S. 843 (1996), 95-591, United States v. International Business Machines Corp.

    ... INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORP. . Case No. 95-591 . United States Supreme Court . ...On the briefs were Solicitor General Days, Assistant Attorney ...64, 77-78 (1938) (overturning Swift v. Tyson, 16 Pet. 1 (1842), as ...

  • Tort Liability and the Original Meaning of the Freedom of Speech, Press, and Petition

    I. Introduction. II. Late 1700s and Early 1800s Cases. III. Late 1700s and Early 1800s Commentators and Related Constitutional Provisions. IV. The First Amendment and the Federalization of Free-Speech Protections. V. Conclusion.

    ... original meaning, including in free-speech cases, 4 makes the question significant again, .... . See, e.g. , Brief for the State of Kansas et al. as Amici Curiae in ...20, § 34, 1 Stat. 73, 92; Swift v. Tyson, 41 U.S. (16 Pet.) 1, 18 (1842) ...

  • HOMELESS AND HUNGRY: DEMANDING THE RIGHT TO SHARE FOOD.

    ... explains which arguments, in light of the case's facts, would be the most persuasive on remand ... City also listed many other reasons in its Brief. (123) These reasons are likely to be deemed to .... (166.) Compare Swift v. Tyson, 41 U.S. 1 (1842), with Erie v. ...

  • 436 U.S. 584 (1978), 77-178, Robertson v. Wegmann

    ... but in all cases where they . . . are deficient in the provisions ...1353, 1358-1361 (1975); Brief for Respondent 6. There is a survivorship ... time of § 1988's passage in 1866, see Swift v. Tyson, 16 Pet. 1 (1842); cf. Moor v. County ...

  • 719 F.3d 83 (2nd Cir. 2013), 11-5000-cv, Ali v. Federal Ins. Co.

    ...Harckham (Rene F. Hertzog, on the brief), Anderson Kill & Olick, P.C., New York, NY, for ...          This insurance case raises two issues. First, we consider our ...817, 82 L.Ed. 1188 (1938), overruling Swift v. Tyson, 41 U.S. 1, 16 Pet. 1, 10 L.Ed. 865 ...

  • The many and varied roles of history in constitutional adjudication.

    ... "general" law--authorizing tort actions in cases involving breaches of the law of nations. So ... rooted reasoning, I shall be very brief. . A. The Fixation Thesis . In thinking about how ...As Part I explained, Swift v. Tyson, which appears to have assumed the ...

  • 376 U.S. 398 (1964), 16, Banco Nacional de Cuba v. Sabbatino

    ..., which the District Court found had been the case here. The Court of Appeals affirmed, additionally ...has been permitted as amicus to brief and argue its position before this Court. In ... decisions decided during the reign of Swift v. Tyson, 16 Pet. 1. In Hatch v. Baez, 7 Hun ...

  • A cause of action, anyone? Federal equity and the preemption of state law.

    .... In this very brief Essay, I focus on aspects of a topic on which ...Allen v. Wright (12) is the casebook poster child for this body of doctrine. It is a ... rested on the jurisprudential order of Swift v. Tyson, 41 U.S. (16 Pet.) 1 (1842). Some of the ...

  • 321 U.S. 649 (1944), 51, Smith v. Allwright

    ... between the decision in the Grovey case and that of United States v. Classic , 313 U.S. ...Townsend was distinguished in brief and argument by the Government without suggestion ...v. Tompkins , 304 U.S. 64, overruling Swift v. Tyson, 16 Pet. 1; Graves v. New York ex rel. ...

  • Stare decisis and constitutional text.

    ... the United States resolves constitutional cases. Yet the academic and judicial rationales for ...Davis's brief in the companion case of Briggs v. Elliott ... general commercial law that originated in Swift v. Tysort. (161) One of these was customary ...Tyson had spawned. (166) That the written Constitution ...

  • 110 F.2d 754 (1st Cir. 1940), 3454, Sampson v. Channell

    ...Connolly, of Boston, Mass., on the brief), for appellant.          Hubert C. ... federal court, in diversity of citizenship cases, must follow the applicable state rule as to ... 1 During the reign of Swift v. Tyson, 1842, 16 Pet. 1, 10 L.Ed. 865, the ...

  • 375 U.S. 411 (1964), 7, England v. Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners

    ...         Held: On the record in this case, the judgment is reversed and the case is ... unreservedly submitted for decision, and briefed and argued, their contention that [84 S.Ct. 464] ...at 74) of the earlier rule of Swift v. Tyson, 16 Pet. 1, were apparent, federal ...

  • 443 U.S. 368 (1979), 77-1301, Gannett Co., Inc. v. DePasquale

    ... Court of Appeals, although holding that the case was technically moot because, shortly before ...." Each paper on that day also carried a brief notice that a memorial service for Clapp would be ... interest in seeing that justice is swiftly and fairly administered. See Barker v. Wingo , ...Gore Newspapers Co. v. Tyson, 313 So.2d 777, 785-788 (Fla.App. 1975); ...

  • Diagonal Public Enforcement.

    Introduction I. International Cases A. Tobacco B. Antitrust C. Other Cases of ...Given this limitation, this Subpart only briefly describes three models of states enforcing ...See id. . (118.) See City of Tulsa v. Tyson Foods, Inc., 258 F. Supp. 2d 1263, 1270 (N.D. ...Co. v. Tompkins, 304 U.S. 64, 74 (1938) ("Swift v. Tyson[, 41 U.S. (16 Pet.) 1 (1842),] ...

  • Sustained dissent and the extended deliberative process.

    ...(2) In a brief per curiam opinion, the Court reaffirmed its sion in Citizens United v. FEC (3)--a 2010 case which held that independent corporate political ... Court partly based its decision to overrule Swift v. Tyson (104) on its contention that Swift was ...

  • PRIOR APPROPRIATION.

    ... verdicts in the Malheur and Nevada standoff cases (25) in the face of significant evidence ... advocates' arguments in context with a brief review of natural law in U.S. legal history. Part .... (179.) Swift v. Tyson, 41 U.S. (16 Pet.) 1, 19 (1842) ...

  • The President and the detainees.

    ... why Obama's goal proved so recalcitrant as a case study of separation-of-powers constraints upon ... under President Bush undertook a series of swift and unilateral policy decisions about how to ...In brief then, this account aims to render lucidly and in .... (330) See Alec Tyson, Should Guantanamo Be Open or Closed? Either Way ...

  • 45 U.S. 404 (1845), Smyth v. Strader

    ...case came up, by writ of error, from the Circuit Court ..., at this late moment, to abandon our brief, and employ the few moments allowed us, at the ...Anderson, 2 McLean, 589, and Swift v. Tyson, 16 Peters, 1. Both these decisions are ...

  • Against coherence in statutory interpretation.

    ... reader to consider which outcome in a given case "harmonizes best with the general body of ...Part II examines preemption. It briefly recounts how early preemption doctrine exhibited ...(167) While the "general common law" of Swift v. Tyson (168) fame was an assumed part of our ...