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  • Schenck V. United States

    Schenck v. United States, Supreme Court of the United States, 1919 Issue: Whether distributing anti-conscription literature during war time is protected under the First Amendment. Relief Sought: Schenck did not want to be convicted of violating the Espionage Act of 1917 so he appealed to the United States...

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  • Yates V. United States

    Foster Zinn Team History 4/4/2013 The Constitutionality of Yates v. United States The case Yates v. United States was asking if the Smith Act was a violation of the First Amendment. Fourteen leaders of the Communist Party were sent to court for violating the Smith act. Yates argued that he was protected...

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  • Arizona V United States

    Arizona v. United States The case of Arizona v. United States is a Supreme Court case dealing with the issue of the state of Arizona trying to enact laws against illegal aliens inside the state’s borders. These previsions implemented by the state of Arizona conflicted with the Federal Government...

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  • Korematsu v. United States

    landmark case of Korematsu v. United States for this research paper. Back on December 7, 1941 the Japanese attacked US Naval forces in Pearl Harbor located in Hawaii. The next day the US declared war on Japan and everyone was in a panic wondering what would happen next. The United States joined World War II...

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  • Frye V. United States

    Frye v. United States In 1923 defendant James Alphonso Frye was convicted of murder in the second degree and appealed the decision. The defense counsel offered an expert witness to testify on the results of a systolic blood pressure deception test, which was the rudimentary precursor to the lie detector...

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  • Korematsu V. United States

    ever brought into the Supreme Court was the _Korematsu v United States._ (Source C) Korematsu v United States challenged the internment of Japanese Americans in World War II. The amendment affected in this case was the 5th Amendment which states no freedoms shall be deprived without due process of law...

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  • United States V. Nixon

    CASE United States v. Nixon, 418 U.S. 683 (1974) FACTS A grand jury returned indictments against seven of President Nixon’s White House staff members and political supporters of the President for violation of federal statutes in the Watergate affair,. The President on the other hand was named as...

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  • Jacobson V. United States

    Jacobson v. United States Supreme Court of the United States 1992. 503 U.S. 540, 112 S.Ct. 1535. FACTS= On September 24, 1987, Keith Jacobson was indicted on charges of violating a provision of the Child Protection Act of 1984, which criminalizes the knowing receipt through mail of...

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  • United States V. Nixon

    U.S. Supreme Court UNITED STATES v. NIXON, 418 U.S. 683 (1974) 418 U.S. 683 UNITED STATES v. NIXON, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, ET AL. CERTIORARI BEFORE JUDGMENT TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT. No. 73-1766. Decided By: Burger Court (1972-1975) ...

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  • Kent V. United States

    Kent V. United States Regarded as the first major juvenile rights case to preface further juvenile court reforms, Kent v. United States established the universal precedents of requiring waiver hearings before juveniles could be transferred to the jurisdiction of a criminal court and juveniles being...

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  • Hirabayashi V. United States

    Hirabayashi v. United States Induction
After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor the U.S. December 7,1941 America declared war against Japan the day after. The Government faired that the 112.000 people of Japanese descent that lived on the west Coast would be a treat to the national security. President...

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  • mcboyle v. united states

     McBoyle v. United States Procedural History: Prior Proceeding: The United States charged William W. McBoyle (defendant) for stealing a Waco airplane with motor No. 6124, serial No. 256. he transported an airplane that he knew was stolen cross state lines. In the federal trial court, the defendant...

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  • Korematsu V. United States

    Korematsu V. United States On December 7, 1941 the Japanese Imperial Navy launched an attack on Pearl Harbor, the next day Congress declared war on Japan. Public opinion towards people of any “Asian” ancestry turned to racial hatred. Under political and public pressure Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed...

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  • Braswell V. United States

    Braswell v. United States Introduction The Fifth Amendment of US Constitution provides a significant protection for accused persons. In particular, the Fifth Amendment provides guarantees for due process, protection against double jeopardy and against the self-incrimination. My paper focuses on the...

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  • United States V. Nixon, President of the United States

    United States v. Nixon, President of the United States Throughout American history, the fear that our leaders may sometimes think themselves above the law has always been evident. The fear is that power brings corruptness. To prevent this, however, the system of checks and balances has been installed...

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  • United States V. Dentsply International, Inc

    Caption: United States v. Dentsply International, Inc., Court: United States of Appeals, Third Circuit. Date: Argued September 21, 2004. February 24, 2005 Citation: 399 F.3d 181 Facts: This is an antitrust case that the defendant- Dentsply international, Inc., is one...

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  • Korematsu V. the United States (1944)

    Graded Assignment Korematsu v. the United States (1944) Use the background information and the primary sources in the Graded Assignment: Primary Sources sheet to answer the following questions. (5 points) What prompted the sudden outpouring of racial prejudice against Japanese Americans...

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  • Heart of Atlanta V. United States

    Heart of Atlanta v. United States Heart of Atlanta v. United States (1964) - Any business that was participating in interstate commerce would be required to follow all rules of the federal civil rights legislation. In this case, a motel that wanted to continue segregation was denied because they did...

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  • Case: Olmstead v. United States

    Olmstead v. United States (1928) Opinion delivered by Chief Justice Taft Vote: 5-4 Case reached Supreme Court by writ of certiorari. Facts: The evidence in the records discloses a conspiracy of amazing magnitude to import, possess, and sell liquor unlawfully. Involved were not less than fifty employees...

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  • United States V. Lee (1982)

    United States v. Lee (1982) This case involved a conflict between the beliefs of the Old Order Amish and government regulations on employment and Social Security. The Amish regard the care of the sick and elderly to be one of their religious obligations; as a consequence, they believe that paying...

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