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19 terms
Law Cases
Pickering vs Board
Sante Fe ISD vs. Doe
Tinker vs. Des Moines ISD
Bethal ISD vs. Fraser
Teacher writes a complaint in the newspaper and is fired... - U…
Student chaplain elected to pray before football games over t…
Students wore black arm bands to detest Vietnam War and were…
Student used sexual metaphors during a school assembly speech…
Pickering vs Board
Teacher writes a complaint in the newspaper and is fired... - U…
Sante Fe ISD vs. Doe
Student chaplain elected to pray before football games over t…
Law Cases
Facts of Marbury v. Madison
Ruling of Marbury v. Madison
Importance of Marbury v. Madison
Facts of Prochnow v. Prochnow
William Marbury had been appointed justice of the peace in Wa…
Marbury was denied of his commission because the justices agr…
This case establishes the Judiciary act of 1789 which effecti…
-Joyce Prochnow accused said her husband was the father of th…
Facts of Marbury v. Madison
William Marbury had been appointed justice of the peace in Wa…
Ruling of Marbury v. Madison
Marbury was denied of his commission because the justices agr…
law cases
skilling v. United States
Matthews v. B and K Foods, Inc.
Krasner v. HSH Nordbank AG
southern prestige industries, Inc. v.…
Enron's CEO skilling resigned 4 months before they went bankr…
Diane Matthews was employed as a floral manager by B and K Fo…
Krasner worked in an international commercial bank headquarte…
independence plating corporation was in New Jersey, didn't ad…
skilling v. United States
Enron's CEO skilling resigned 4 months before they went bankr…
Matthews v. B and K Foods, Inc.
Diane Matthews was employed as a floral manager by B and K Fo…
5 terms
Law cases
Defendant impersonated a person at an…
Railway worker oiling signal apparatus…
Offensive weapons act made it offence…
Witnessed a man masturbating, as Polic…
Whiteley v Chappell (1868)
Berriman v London N.E Railway (1946)
Fisher v Bell (1961)
Cheeseman v DPP (1990)
Defendant impersonated a person at an…
Whiteley v Chappell (1868)
Railway worker oiling signal apparatus…
Berriman v London N.E Railway (1946)
87 terms
LAW: Cases
Phillips v Ford Motor Co of Canada
Highway Traffic Act
R v Hummel
Re Horne and Evans
- trial judge concluded early in the case that break failure…
- vehicle doesn't include motorized snow vehicle or street ca…
- judge perkins didn't following binding decisions a higher c…
- law is a decision of a court of co-ordinate jurisdiction ou…
Phillips v Ford Motor Co of Canada
- trial judge concluded early in the case that break failure…
Highway Traffic Act
- vehicle doesn't include motorized snow vehicle or street ca…
Law Cases
The case of the unclear law
The case of the shipwrecked sailors
Timothy McVeigh
Frank Schaefer
The case about the park that was built in the middle of a cit…
There were a few sailors who were shipwrecked at sea. One was…
...
In 2013, he was tried by a United Methodist court for officia…
The case of the unclear law
The case about the park that was built in the middle of a cit…
The case of the shipwrecked sailors
There were a few sailors who were shipwrecked at sea. One was…
21 terms
Case Law
Stare decisis
Ratio decidendi
Obiter dictum
Negligence
To stand by things decided
Reasoning underpinning the decision
Things said by the way
A failure to take reasonable care to avoid causing injury or…
Stare decisis
To stand by things decided
Ratio decidendi
Reasoning underpinning the decision
Law Cases
Meyer vs State Nebraska
The Bilingual Education Act Title VII
Lau vs Nichols
Plyer vs. Doe
Passed act in 1919 that no person should teach any subject to…
Allocates funds for innovative programs, recognizes the uniqu…
Suit by Chinese parents in San Francisco leads Supreme Court…
Supreme Court denies the states right to exclude the children…
Meyer vs State Nebraska
Passed act in 1919 that no person should teach any subject to…
The Bilingual Education Act Title VII
Allocates funds for innovative programs, recognizes the uniqu…
Law cases
Young v. Board of Pharmacy
Rite Aid of NJ v. Board of Pharmacy
NC Board of Pharmacy v. Rules Review C…
Walker v. Board of Pharmacy
Excessive "unprofessional conduct" punishment for poor record…
They indeed had the authority to promulgate patient-profile r…
They indeed had the authority to promulgate shifts and breaks…
Fictional case, does the pharmacist have a duty to inform pat…
Young v. Board of Pharmacy
Excessive "unprofessional conduct" punishment for poor record…
Rite Aid of NJ v. Board of Pharmacy
They indeed had the authority to promulgate patient-profile r…
38 terms
Law Cases
Offer (communicated)
Offer (lapse of time)
Offer (holding offer open)
Offer (withdrawal)
Bloom v American Swiss Watch
Ramsgate Victoria Hotel v Montefiore
Routledge v Grant
Dickinson v Dodds
Offer (communicated)
Bloom v American Swiss Watch
Offer (lapse of time)
Ramsgate Victoria Hotel v Montefiore
Contract Law Cases
Smith v Hughes (1871)
RTS Flexible Systems Ltd v Molkereir A…
Hartog v Colin and Shields [1939]
Statoil ASA v Louis Dreyfus Energy Ser…
Agreement reached if a reasonable man would believe the indiv…
Letter of Intent (without signed contract) for supply of pack…
If offeror's mistake relates to terms of the offer/contract a…
If offeror's mistake regards facts on which he based his deci…
Smith v Hughes (1871)
Agreement reached if a reasonable man would believe the indiv…
RTS Flexible Systems Ltd v Molkereir A…
Letter of Intent (without signed contract) for supply of pack…
19 terms
Law Cases
Hazelwood School District v Kuhlmeier(…
Vernonia school dst vs Acton(1995)
Tinker vs Des Moines(1969)
New Jersey vs TLO(1985)
Issue: student journalism (1st) ... Backround: schools can senso…
Issue: Student clubs... background:schools can require it. James…
issue:freedom of speech... background: you have right to express…
issue:privacy rights at school... background:belongings can be s…
Hazelwood School District v Kuhlmeier(…
Issue: student journalism (1st) ... Backround: schools can senso…
Vernonia school dst vs Acton(1995)
Issue: Student clubs... background:schools can require it. James…
33 terms
Law Cases
NFIB v. Sebelius
Darling v. Charleston Community Memori…
Johnson v. Misericordia Community Hosp…
Powell v. Margileth
Individual mandate, is not authorized under the commerce clau…
18 years old Football player injured. Fracture of tibia and f…
Failure to screen an applicant's application can result in li…
Physician treated patient for cat scratch disease later diagn…
NFIB v. Sebelius
Individual mandate, is not authorized under the commerce clau…
Darling v. Charleston Community Memori…
18 years old Football player injured. Fracture of tibia and f…
27 terms
Law cases
medication errors... (Hendricks V Charity)
product defect liability... (Mutual V Bar…
informed consent... (Happel V WalMart)
guardianship... (LS.HS V Valley hospital)
dilantin overdose due to medication error... pharmacist was not…
court favored manufacturer despite serious damages to patient…
pharmacist charged with battery and negligence for filling…
parents refused to consent to blood transfusions for newborns…
medication errors... (Hendricks V Charity)
dilantin overdose due to medication error... pharmacist was not…
product defect liability... (Mutual V Bar…
court favored manufacturer despite serious damages to patient…
Law - Cases
Abrams vs. U.S.
Associated Press vs. Walker
Barber vs. Dearborn Public School
Bartnicki vs. Vopper
Abrams - wrote leaflets denouncing the US decision to send tr…
Edwin Walker sued the Associated Press (AP), claiming that it…
Barber - junior @ Dearborn High School ... Barber wore a t-shir…
Bartniki discovered that his phone call to Kane had been surr…
Abrams vs. U.S.
Abrams - wrote leaflets denouncing the US decision to send tr…
Associated Press vs. Walker
Edwin Walker sued the Associated Press (AP), claiming that it…
14 terms
Law Cases
Quality Car & Truck Leasing, Inc., v.…
ORX Resources, Inc. v. MBW Exploration…
Brennan's Inc. v. Colbert (LA Ct. App.…
Guth v. Loft, Inc. (DE, 1939) (p. 448).
Issue: whether the transfer of a sole proprietor's house to h…
Liability may be imposed on a member under the "alter-ego the…
When sued for legal malpractice, a law firm claimed that the…
"Corporate officers and directors are not permitted to use th…
Quality Car & Truck Leasing, Inc., v.…
Issue: whether the transfer of a sole proprietor's house to h…
ORX Resources, Inc. v. MBW Exploration…
Liability may be imposed on a member under the "alter-ego the…
13 terms
law cases
Sturges v. Bridgman
Butterfield v. Forrester
Davies v. Mann
Naab v. Nolan
candy maker and doctor, efficient
riding on horse hit pole, inefficient
Donkey on highway killed, inefficient
driveway and garage neighbors, adverse possession, efficient
Sturges v. Bridgman
candy maker and doctor, efficient
Butterfield v. Forrester
riding on horse hit pole, inefficient
12 terms
Cases in law
U.S. v. Ross
Terry v. Ohio
Illinois v. Caballes
Kyllo v U.S.
police do not need a warrant to search a car if they have pro…
Police can frisk occupants of cars pulled over for traffic vi…
Even if there is no reason to believe the car contains illega…
the Court found the use of thermal-imaging to detect areas of…
U.S. v. Ross
police do not need a warrant to search a car if they have pro…
Terry v. Ohio
Police can frisk occupants of cars pulled over for traffic vi…
12 terms
Cases in law
U.S. v. Ross
Terry v. Ohio
Illinois v. Caballes
Kyllo v U.S.
police do not need a warrant to search a car if they have pro…
Police can frisk occupants of cars pulled over for traffic vi…
Even if there is no reason to believe the car contains illega…
the Court found the use of thermal-imaging to detect areas of…
U.S. v. Ross
police do not need a warrant to search a car if they have pro…
Terry v. Ohio
Police can frisk occupants of cars pulled over for traffic vi…
Law cases
Hill V Baxter
R V Larsonneur
R V Pitwood
Stone and Dobinson
(Actus Reus) ... -An act must be voluntary... -Woman had heart atta…
(Actus Reus) ... -Actus Reus can be satisfied through state of…
(Omissions) ... -Contractual duty to act... -Crossing guard
(Omissions)... -Duty to act through voluntary acceptance of resp…
Hill V Baxter
(Actus Reus) ... -An act must be voluntary... -Woman had heart atta…
R V Larsonneur
(Actus Reus) ... -Actus Reus can be satisfied through state of…
41 terms
Law Cases
NEGLIGENCE
Duty Cases
Farwell
Trimarco
...
1. Farwell... 2. Trimarco... 3. Fritos... 4. Adams
followed girls, started helping
shower glass, custom to repair
NEGLIGENCE
...
Duty Cases
1. Farwell... 2. Trimarco... 3. Fritos... 4. Adams
law cases
contract - offer and acceptance/invita…
L'estrange v Graucob... case showing how…
Unilateral contract
Invitation to treat
Carlill v Carbolic Smoke Ball 1893
L'estrange owned a café and wanted to buy a machine from Grau…
Carlill v Carbolic Smoke Ball 1893 as she performed her part…
Fisher v Bell with the flick knife
contract - offer and acceptance/invita…
Carlill v Carbolic Smoke Ball 1893
L'estrange v Graucob... case showing how…
L'estrange owned a café and wanted to buy a machine from Grau…
Law cases
Milligan case
Mcculloch v mary land
Rochin v Cali
Gideon v wainwright
Military cant try in created courts while civil active
Tax on bank
Drugs, due process
Denied lawyer
Milligan case
Military cant try in created courts while civil active
Mcculloch v mary land
Tax on bank
25 terms
Law Cases
DPP v Little
Colins v Wilcock
Fagan v MPC
Venna
Assault and Battery are two seperate crimes.
Common assault is causing someone to apprehend the immediate…
Battery by omission.... Battery is any unlawful and unwanted con…
Common assault and battery can be committed intentionally or…
DPP v Little
Assault and Battery are two seperate crimes.
Colins v Wilcock
Common assault is causing someone to apprehend the immediate…
51 terms
Law Cases
Lucena v Craufurd
Macaura
Moonacre
Dalby
...
...
...
...
Lucena v Craufurd
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Macaura
...
Law cases
US vs Maze
City of Chicago vs Morales
Software vs St Louis
Kolender vs Lawson
charged with mail fraud for unlawfully obtaining possession o…
City ordinance prohibits criminal street gang members from lo…
Ordinance requires owners of arcades to place games known to…
Court struck down California statute that combined ancient va…
US vs Maze
charged with mail fraud for unlawfully obtaining possession o…
City of Chicago vs Morales
City ordinance prohibits criminal street gang members from lo…
10 terms
Law Cases
Miranda v. Arizona
Mapp v.Ohio
The exclusionary rule
Terry v. ohio
The right to know your rights when arrested
Search warrant needed to search persons home
Evidence obtained illegally can not be used
Cop must have reasonable suspicion to stop a person
Miranda v. Arizona
The right to know your rights when arrested
Mapp v.Ohio
Search warrant needed to search persons home
23 terms
Law cases
THE PEOPLE OF CALIFORNIA VS OJ SIMPSON
ROE VS WADE
MIRANDA VS ARIZONA
NEW JERSEY VS TLO
OJ'S WIFE AND RONALD GOLDMAN WERE MURDERED... BRONCO CAR CHASE-…
1970-1973... REAL NAME NORMA McCORVEY... ROE WAS A TEXAS RESIDENT W…
MIRANDA ARRESTED FOR RAPE... WRITTEN CONFESSION THAT HE WAS GUIL…
TLO WAS A HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT WHO WAS CAUGHT SMOKING AND SHE…
THE PEOPLE OF CALIFORNIA VS OJ SIMPSON
OJ'S WIFE AND RONALD GOLDMAN WERE MURDERED... BRONCO CAR CHASE-…
ROE VS WADE
1970-1973... REAL NAME NORMA McCORVEY... ROE WAS A TEXAS RESIDENT W…
25 terms
Law cases
Brown vs board of education of Topeka,…
Furman vs Georgia 1972
Gibbons vs Ogden 1824
Gideon vs wainwright 1963
Ended segregation in public schools 14th amendment
Made states rewrite death penalty statutes 8th amendment
Strengthened the federal governments power to regulate inters…
A lawyer must be provided for anyone facing a criminal charge…
Brown vs board of education of Topeka,…
Ended segregation in public schools 14th amendment
Furman vs Georgia 1972
Made states rewrite death penalty statutes 8th amendment
8 terms
Law Cases
Mapp v. Ohio
Nix v. Williams
Terry v. Ohio
US v. Leon
-police believed she was harboring a fugitive (bombing suspec…
-man was accused of kidnapping little girl on Christmas Eve.…
-detective (McFadden) had probable cause to believe two men w…
-police got anonymous tip that people were selling drugs. pol…
Mapp v. Ohio
-police believed she was harboring a fugitive (bombing suspec…
Nix v. Williams
-man was accused of kidnapping little girl on Christmas Eve.…
Law cases
Statutory law
Fundemental law
Felony
Misdemeanor
Laws made by a legislative body
The constitution
More than a year of jail time
Less than a year of jail time
Statutory law
Laws made by a legislative body
Fundemental law
The constitution
Law Cases
Kinney v. Barnes 2014
NY times v. United States 1971
Brandenburg v. Ohio 1969
NY Times v. Sullivan 1964
court ruled that an injunction on future speech is a form of…
someone leaked the "pentagon papers" to the NY times (US's wa…
Changed the definition of sedition. It's an instance where sp…
changed our notion of what is libelous and what is not ... NY ti…
Kinney v. Barnes 2014
court ruled that an injunction on future speech is a form of…
NY times v. United States 1971
someone leaked the "pentagon papers" to the NY times (US's wa…
87 terms
Law Cases
Alcatel Australia Ltd v Scarcella
Allcard v Skinner
Associated Newspapers Ltd v Bancks
Australian Knitting Mills Ltd v Grant
fire safety inspection
selling house to religious order
comic
woollen underwear
Alcatel Australia Ltd v Scarcella
fire safety inspection
Allcard v Skinner
selling house to religious order
Law Cases
NFIB v. Sebelius ... Ch 1
DHHS v. Florida... Ch 1
Tomcik v. Ohio Department of Rehabilit…
Niles v. City of San Rafael... Ch 3
Congress lacked the power to enact the individual mandate und…
the decision describes the coercion doctrine based on diet in…
Breast Exam... -delay in treatment... -not a detailed breast exam (…
-suffered head injury... -taken to emergency room and examined w…
NFIB v. Sebelius ... Ch 1
Congress lacked the power to enact the individual mandate und…
DHHS v. Florida... Ch 1
the decision describes the coercion doctrine based on diet in…
5 terms
Law cases
Atkins v virginia
Furman v Georgia
Roper v summon
Coker v Georgia
Mental retardation
Degree of consistency in application of death sentence 1972
Can't impose capital punishment on any minor 2005
Cannot Enflict death penalty on the crime of rape 1977
Atkins v virginia
Mental retardation
Furman v Georgia
Degree of consistency in application of death sentence 1972
18 terms
Law: cases
MIRANDA V ARIZONA (1996)
MAPP V OHIO (1961)
EXCLUSIONARY RULE
TERRY V OHIO (1967)
You have the rights to know your rights... [EVENS OUT PLAYING FI…
Search warrant needed to search someones home... [RIGHT TO PRIVA…
Evidence that is gained illegally by police may not be used a…
A police officer with reasonable suspicion that a crime is ab…
MIRANDA V ARIZONA (1996)
You have the rights to know your rights... [EVENS OUT PLAYING FI…
MAPP V OHIO (1961)
Search warrant needed to search someones home... [RIGHT TO PRIVA…
18 terms
Law cases
Missouri v holland
Reid v covert
Assakura v city of seattle
Medellin v Texas
1920... Federal supremacy to conduct foreign affairs, not states
1957... Treaties can't remove constitutional rights... last in time…
1924... Federal treaty supremacy over state laws... Self executing…
2008... Non self executing treaty... president can't make a non-sel…
Missouri v holland
1920... Federal supremacy to conduct foreign affairs, not states
Reid v covert
1957... Treaties can't remove constitutional rights... last in time…
19 terms
Law Cases
R v Big M Drug Mart Ltd (1985)... closing…
Edward Books v The Queen (1986)... day of…
Jones v The Queen (1986)... religious edu…
Zylberberg v Sudbury Board of Educatio…
-against freedom of religion... -got rid of non-sunday shopping
...
...
...
R v Big M Drug Mart Ltd (1985)... closing…
-against freedom of religion... -got rid of non-sunday shopping
Edward Books v The Queen (1986)... day of…
...
35 terms
Law Cases
Brown vs. Board of Education
Regents of the Univ. of California vs.…
Reynolds vs. US
Korematsu vs. US
Public school segregation is inherently unequal
Reverse discrimination
Bigamy is illegal no matter the religion
Discrimination was a military necessity
Brown vs. Board of Education
Public school segregation is inherently unequal
Regents of the Univ. of California vs.…
Reverse discrimination
Law Cases
Epperson v Arkansas - Evolution
U.S.vs O'Brien - Draft Cards
Texas vs Johnson - Flag Burning
Miller vs Cal. - Porn advertisments
1st Amd. Cannot forbid evolution teaching/cannot promote reli…
1st (Symbolic) - In favor of U.S. - cannot destroy gov't prop…
1st - Can burn. no saftey threats during the process.
1st - Favor of Miller. Action not obscene
Epperson v Arkansas - Evolution
1st Amd. Cannot forbid evolution teaching/cannot promote reli…
U.S.vs O'Brien - Draft Cards
1st (Symbolic) - In favor of U.S. - cannot destroy gov't prop…
33 terms
Law Cases
Atkins v Virginia
Bakke v Regents of UC
Brown v Board of Education
Bush V Gore
8th Amendment, executing a disabled person is cruel and unusu…
Denied from University of California. Court held that any rac…
Separate but equal facilities are inherently unequal
No valid way to recount ballots that was standard for all pre…
Atkins v Virginia
8th Amendment, executing a disabled person is cruel and unusu…
Bakke v Regents of UC
Denied from University of California. Court held that any rac…
LAW CASES
Smith V Chief Constable of Woking (1983)
R V Brown and Stratten (1998)
Tuberville V Savage (1669)
R V Roberts (1971)
S looked at a woman through her bedroom window at night she w…
A son was embarrassed by his transsexual dad and broke his no…
A man put his hand on his sword and said "if it was not court…
R touched a girl in his car and the girl jumped out suffering…
Smith V Chief Constable of Woking (1983)
S looked at a woman through her bedroom window at night she w…
R V Brown and Stratten (1998)
A son was embarrassed by his transsexual dad and broke his no…
14 terms
Law cases
Mapp v Ohio
U.S. vs Santana
Wyoming v houghton
California v Acevedo
Need a warrant to search a house
No warrant needed for hot pursuit
No warrant needed to search passenger in a car
No warrant needed for automobile search because of probable c…
Mapp v Ohio
Need a warrant to search a house
U.S. vs Santana
No warrant needed for hot pursuit
24 terms
Law Cases
Mustafic v. Smith
Law Estate v. Simice
Jinks v. Cardwell
Mitchell (Litigation Administrative of…
Topic: Negligence... Summary: voluntarily admitted to psychiatri…
- judge: doctors should not consider cost factors in making t…
- patient drowned in hospital bathtub following hypotensive r…
- plaintiff claimed their child died in the hospital emergenc…
Mustafic v. Smith
Topic: Negligence... Summary: voluntarily admitted to psychiatri…
Law Estate v. Simice
- judge: doctors should not consider cost factors in making t…
24 terms
Law cases
Mens Rea-Oblique intent
Mens Rea-Recklessness
Strict liability- public danger
Actus Reus
R vs Alleyne
R vs Sprat
Harrow vs Shah
R vs Mitchell
Mens Rea-Oblique intent
R vs Alleyne
Mens Rea-Recklessness
R vs Sprat
11 terms
law cases
schenck v. US
Abrams V. US
Near v minnesota
NYT v. Sullivan
-clear and present danger
marketplace of ideas
prior restraint
public figure must prove actual malice
schenck v. US
-clear and present danger
Abrams V. US
marketplace of ideas
23 terms
law cases
mapp v ohio
weeks v united states
wolf v colorado
rochin v california
makes the exclusive of illegally seized evidence mandatory in…
warrantless seizures of items is against the 4th amednment an…
says the 4th amendment applied to the state but that the excl…
behavoir that "shock the conscience" violates an individuals…
mapp v ohio
makes the exclusive of illegally seized evidence mandatory in…
weeks v united states
warrantless seizures of items is against the 4th amednment an…
19 terms
Law Cases
Pickering vs Board
Sante Fe ISD vs. Doe
Tinker vs. Des Moines ISD
Bethal ISD vs. Fraser
Teacher writes a complaint in the newspaper and is fired... - U…
Student chaplain elected to pray before football games over t…
Students wore black arm bands to detest Vietnam War and were…
Student used sexual metaphors during a school assembly speech…
Pickering vs Board
Teacher writes a complaint in the newspaper and is fired... - U…
Sante Fe ISD vs. Doe
Student chaplain elected to pray before football games over t…
12 terms
Law Cases
Matt vs. Ohio
Fruit of a poisoness tree
US vs. Leon
Terry vs. Ohio
exclusionary rule - holds that evidence collected or analyzed…
Can't use things found in illegal search
Good faith search
Stop and frisk
Matt vs. Ohio
exclusionary rule - holds that evidence collected or analyzed…
Fruit of a poisoness tree
Can't use things found in illegal search
12 terms
Law cases
Brown v. Board of Education
McCulloch v. Maryland
Dred Scott v. Sanford
Marbury v. Madison
Seperate is not equal for schools. Began the desegregation of…
A state can not tax someone who works for the national govern…
The Missouri compromise was deemed unconstitutional.
Section three of the judiciary act was ruled unconstitutional…
Brown v. Board of Education
Seperate is not equal for schools. Began the desegregation of…
McCulloch v. Maryland
A state can not tax someone who works for the national govern…
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