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Criminal Law Case Law GRIFFITH v. KENTUCKY – Supreme Court of United States

479 U.S. 314 (1987)GRIFFITHv.KENTUCKYNo. 85-5221.Supreme Court of United States.Argued October 14, 1986Decided January 13, 1987[*]CERTIORARI TO THE SUPREME COURT OF KENTUCKY J. Vincent Aprile II argued the cause for petitioner in No. 85-5221. With him on the brief were Larry H. Marshall and JoAnne M. Yanish. Fred Haddad argued the cause and filed a brief [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS, et al. v. MORALES – Supreme Court of United States

514 U.S. 499 (1995)CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS, et al.v.MORALESNo. 93-1462.United States Supreme Court.Argued January 9, 1995.Decided April 25, 1995.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT Thomas, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Rehnquist, C. J., and O'Connor, Scalia, Kennedy, Ginsburg, and Breyer, JJ., joined. Stevens, J., filed [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law DELAWARE v. PROUSE – Supreme Court of United States

440 U.S. 648 (1979)DELAWAREv.PROUSE.No. 77-1571.Supreme Court of United States.Argued January 17, 1979.Decided March 27, 1979.CERTIORARI TO THE SUPREME COURT OF DELAWARE. Charles M. Oberly III argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the brief were Richard R. Wier, Jr., Attorney General of Delaware, and Carolyn Berger, Fred S. Silverman, and Kathleen Molyneux, Deputy Attorneys [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law SIBRON v. NEW YORK – Supreme Court of United States

392 U.S. 40 (1968)SIBRONv.NEW YORK.No. 63.Supreme Court of United States.Argued December 11-12, 1967.Decided June 10, 1968.[*]APPEAL FROM THE COURT OF APPEALS OF NEW YORK. Kalman Finkel and Gretchen White Oberman argued the cause and filed briefs for appellant in No. 63. Robert Stuart Friedman argued the cause and filed a brief for appellant in No. [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law PAYTON v. NEW YORK – Supreme Court of United States

445 U.S. 573 (1980)PAYTONv.NEW YORK.No. 78-5420.Supreme Court of United States.Argued March 26, 1979.Reargued October 9, 1979.Decided April 15, 1980.[*]APPEAL FROM THE COURT OF APPEALS OF NEW YORK. William E. Hellerstein reargued the cause for appellants in both cases. With him on the briefs was David A. Lewis.Peter L. Zimroth reargued the cause for appellee in [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law SHERMAN v. UNITED STATES – Supreme Court of United States

356 U.S. 369 (1958)SHERMANv.UNITED STATES.No. 87.Supreme Court of United States.Argued January 16, 1958.Decided May 19, 1958.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SECOND CIRCUIT. Henry A. Lowenberg argued the cause and filed a brief for petitioner.James W. Knapp argued the cause for the United States. On the brief were Solicitor General Rankin, [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law BELL, ATTORNEY GENERAL, et al. v. WOLFISH eat al. – Supreme Court of United States

441 U.S. 520 (1979)BELL, ATTORNEY GENERAL, ET AL.v.WOLFISH ET AL.No. 77-1829.Supreme Court of United States.Argued January 16, 1979.Decided May 14, 1979.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SECOND CIRCUIT. Deputy Solicitor General Frey argued the cause for petitioners. With him on the briefs were Solicitor General McCree, Assistant Attorney General Heymann, Kent [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law STOVALL v. DENNO, WARDEN – Supreme Court of United States

388 U.S. 293 (1967)STOVALLv.DENNO, WARDEN.No. 254.Supreme Court of United States.Argued February 16, 1967.Decided June 12, 1967.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SECOND CIRCUIT. Leon B. Polsky argued the cause and filed briefs for petitioner.William Cahn argued the cause and filed a brief for respondent.H. Richard Uviller argued the cause and filed [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law NORTH CAROLINA ET AL. v. PEARCE – Supreme Court of United States

395 U.S. 711 (1969)NORTH CAROLINA ET AL.v.PEARCE.No. 413.Supreme Court of United States.Argued February 24, 1969.Decided June 23, 1969.[*]CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT. Andrew A. Vanore, Jr., argued the cause for petitioners in No. 413. With him on the brief was Thomas Wade Bruton, Attorney General of North Carolina, [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law WAINWRIGHT, SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF OFFENDER REHABILITATION OF FLORIDA v. SYKES – Supreme Court of United States

433 U.S. 72 (1977)WAINWRIGHT, SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF OFFENDER REHABILITATION OF FLORIDAv.SYKESNo. 75-1578.Supreme Court of the United States.Argued March 29, 1977.Decided June 23, 1977.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT Charles Corces, Jr., Assistant Attorney General of Florida, argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the brief was Robert L. [...]

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