writ of prohibition in india

286 results for writ of prohibition in india

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  • 120 F.3d 1419 (11th Cir. 1997), 93-3291, United States v. Gecas

    ...The United States subpoenaed oral and written testimony from Gecas concerning allegations that ...Rep. 157 (Ex. 1750); and East India Co. v. Campbell, 27 Eng. Rep. 1010 (Ex. 1749). In ... to issue a steady stream of writs of prohibition against ecclesiastical proceedings thought to ...

  • 754 F.3d 1260 (11th Cir. 2014), 14-12663-P, Wellons v. Commissioner, Georgia Department of Corrections

    ... malice murder and rape of fifteen-year-old India Roberts on June 6, 1993. The Supreme Court denied his petition for writ of certiorari on direct appeal. Wellons v. ... violates the Eighth Amendment's prohibition against cruel and unusual punishment before it ...

  • 374 U.S. 23 (1963), 53, Ker v. California

    ...prohibition of the Fourth Amendment against unreasonable ... of searches under general warrants and writs of assistance against which English law had ...664, 678-679 (1961). Compare East-India Co. v. Skinner, Comb. 342, 90 Eng.Rep. 516. 6 ...

  • Petition for Writ of Prohibition in Markeith Loyd v State of Florida

      What is a Petition for Writ of Prohibition? Death Penalty Defense and Petitions for Writs In Florida, several requests can be filed with the appellate court while a death penalty trial is ongoing.  Parties can seek appellate review and issuance of appellate exercises of power that include writs of mandamus, prohibition, quo warranto, certiorari, and...

    ... component of our justice system; historically, they originated in the courts of Great Britain (for a history of the use of writs in England, India, etc. go here). In sum, a writ is an official action taken by a higher court (like the Florida appellate court), ordering a lower court to do ...

  • 115 U.S. 620 (1885), Campbell v. Holt

    ....         This is a writ of error to the supreme court of the state of ... East, 439, the contract sued on was made in India, and by the law of limitations of that ... being repealed which made this prohibition, he recovered in the court a judgment for the ...

  • 369 U.S. 186 (1962), 6, Baker v. Carr

    ... 328 U.S. at 568. Mr. Justice Rutledge, writing separately, expressed agreement with this ...          The status of Indian tribes: this Court's deference to the political ..., 348 U.S. 483, 489, "The prohibition of the Equal Protection Clause goes no further ...

  • The limitations of tradition: how modern choice of law doctrine can help courts resolve conflicts within the New York Convention and the federal Arbitration Act.

    ... can consider a revers e-Erie problem on a writ of certiorari from a state court of last resort. .... (84) See, e.g., Fertilizer Corp. of India v. IDI Mgmt., 517 F. Supp. 948, 963 (S.D. Ohio ..., a primary motivation behind the prohibition on substantive judicial review of arbitral awards ...

  • 947 F.3d 1159 (9th Cir. 2020), 18-36082, Rose Juliana v. United States

    ... Saint-Mary-of-the-Woods Indiana; Leadership Conference of. Women Religious; ... government unsuccessfully sought a writ of mandamus. In. re United States, 884 F.3d ...Upholding the Constitution’s. prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment, for example, ...

  • Human rights in India - fifty years after independence.

    ... of huts for a period of four years following the filing of the writ petition.(156) The Court directed the municipal authorities to provide ....(287) Significantly, the Court also noted with approval the prohibition of polygamy in the United States on the ground of public morals and ...

  • The lost "effects" of the Fourth Amendment: giving personal property due protection.

    ...(209) Blackstone wrote of multiple writs available for interferences that deprived owners ... a Fourth Amendment exception to the prohibition on searches of "persons." However, Riley could ... when they are coming from on board an East India ship), and if they find any the least article ...

  • 262 U.S. 258 (1923), 77, Tulsidas v. Insular Collector of Customs

    ... of the Philippine Islands which discharged a writ of habeas corpus sued out by the petitioners in a ... that it appeared that he had no business in India, and none in the Philippines, that his passport ... the exemption of an alien from the prohibition of the immigration law. (2) The court considered ...

  • 875 F.3d 896 (10th Cir. 2017), 07-7068, Murphy v. Royal

    ...; UNITED KEETOOWAH BAND OF CHEROKEE INDIANS IN OKLAHOMA, Amici Curiae . Nos. 07-7068, ... and remand to the district court to issue a writ of. habeas corpus vacating his conviction ... AEDPA's prohibition on the issuance of a writ" ). We. now apply ...

  • Endnotes.

    ... one of the pharmaceutical industry in India. There, most of the firms are small to ...'It seemed terribly unfair,' he writes, 'that in a world of richness and plenty, so many ... an extension of the self and of the prohibition on slavery. Ownership of one's own body implies ...

  • Jesner v. Arab Bank, PLC, 042418 FEDSC, 16-499

    Petitioners sought compensation under the Alien Tort Statute (ATS), part of the Judiciary Act of 1789, 28 U.S.C. 1350, based on terrorist acts committed abroad. They alleged that those acts were in part facilitated by Arab Bank, a Jordanian institution with a New York branch. They claimed that the bank used that branch to clear dollar-denominated transactions that benefited terrorists through the

    ... . .          ON WRIT. OF CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT ... prohibitions. . .          Petitioners. ... See, e.g., Skinner v. East India Co., 6 State Trials. 710, 711 (1666); The ...

  • 353 U.S. 138 (1957), 204, Benz v. Compania Naviera Hidalgo, S.A.

    ...This picketing was stopped by a writ issued against that union and its representatives ..., and specifically declared the prohibition applicable to foreign vessels "while in waters of ..., to load a cargo of wheat for carriage to India. The crew members were paid about one-third the ...

  • 554 F.3d 923 (11th Cir. 2009), 07-13086, Wellons v. Hall

    ... the malice murder and rape of 15-year-old India Roberts, appeals the district court's denial of is petition for a writ of habeas corpus. Wellons raises five issues from ... violates the Eighth Amendment's prohibition against cruel and unusual punishment and that the ...

  • Origins of the Clean Air Act: a new interpretation.

    ... from the Union Carbide facility in Bhopal, India, which resulted in the deaths of approximately ... any air pollutant in violation of the prohibition of section 7410(a)(2)(D)(ii) of this title or ...at 904 (denying petition for writ of certiorari on May 18, 1970). . (178) Bishop ...

  • 61 U.S. 208 (1858), Chaffee v. Hayward

    ...       THESE cases were brought up, by writ of error, from the Circuit Court of the United ..., and were within the letter of the prohibition.  (Picquet v. Swan, 5 Mason, 561; Richmond v. ...India Rubber Manufacturing Company, 1 Blatchford, 628, ...

  • 671 F.3d 736 (9th Cir. 2011), 02-56256, Sarei v. Rio Tinto, PLC

    ... through the ATS— such as the prohibition by international law of genocide, slavery, war ... said is that although the statute is written as a grant of jurisdiction, it was understood at ...v. Government of India, 434 U.S. 308, 309, 98 S.Ct. 584, 54 L.Ed.2d 563 ...

  • Border Adjustment Measures In Proposed U.S. Climate Change Legislation

    Introduction. Background. Rationale for including competitiveness provisions. Existing border adjustment proposals. Are the existing border adjustment proposals consistent with world trade organization rules?. Minimizing the risk that a border adjustment measure will run afoul of wto rules. Conclusion.

    ... in countries such as China and India, which are heavy polluters but currently are not ... payment of a penalty and even a prohibition on importing the goods in controversy for up to ...The MFN clause at Article I:1 provides, writ large, that if a WTO Member gives advantageous ...

  • 48 U.S. 1 (1849), Luther v. Borden

    ... District of Rhode Island, the former by a writ of error, and the latter by a certificate of ... their decision, to protect the Cherokee Indians in their possessions, and to restrain the State ... powers, and placed under strong prohibitions and checks.  (8 Wheat. 88; 3 Smedes & Marshall, ...

  • 327 U.S. 304 (1945), Duncan v. Kahanamoku

    ... requires it, to suspend the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus or "place the Territory . . . ... of the country required martial law in Indiana [Hawaii]. If any of her citizens were plotting ... corpus, an injunction, or a writ of prohibition to release the petitioners or otherwise to oust ...

  • 338 U.S. 25 (1948), Wolf v. Colorado

    ...164.         INDIA.         ALL. Ali Ahmad Khan v. ... the Court that the Fourth Amendment's prohibition of "unreasonable searches and seizures" is ...Why not put the old writ to a new use? When the Court cites cases ...

  • 166 U.S. 110 (1897), 98, The Conqueror

    ... affect the right of this Court to issue a writ of certiorari to the court of appeals, to bring ... applied to this Court for a writ of prohibition, which was denied. In re Fassett, 142 U.S. 479. ...; The Inflexible, Swabey 200; The Star of India, 1. Page 127. P.D. 466; The City of Buenos ...

  • 60 U.S. 183 (1857), Brown v. Duchesne

    ...         THIS case came up, by writ of error, from the Circuit Court of the United ...prohibition of the use of such an article as this, in a ... in the British Provinces, and in the West India Islands, may use all our nautical patents. . ...