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22 terms
Law Key Cases
Duty Of Care
The Facts Speak for Themselves.... -The b…
Damage
Vicarious Liability ... - Employees actions
Donoghue v Stevenson
Paris vs Stepney BC
The Wagon Mound
Limpus vs London General Omnibus Co.
Duty Of Care
Donoghue v Stevenson
The Facts Speak for Themselves.... -The b…
Paris vs Stepney BC
9 terms
Law- Insanity Key Cases
M'Naghten Rules
Clarke
Kemp
Sullivan
Facts: D in fear of prosecution by government tried to kill P…
Facts: D claimed that she didn't know she had put items in a…
Facts: D had physical illness in brain (hardening of arteries…
Facts:D suffered from epilepsy and attacked his neighbour but…
M'Naghten Rules
Facts: D in fear of prosecution by government tried to kill P…
Clarke
Facts: D claimed that she didn't know she had put items in a…
16 terms
Law- Consent Key Cases
Richardson
Tabassum
Olugboja
Dica
Facts: D was a dentist who continued to perform surgery even…
Facts: D posed as a doctor in order to molest women who thoug…
Facts: When D tried to rape V she did not resist. D argued sh…
Facts: D persuaded women to have unprotected sex with him in…
Richardson
Facts: D was a dentist who continued to perform surgery even…
Tabassum
Facts: D posed as a doctor in order to molest women who thoug…
6 terms
Law- Blackmail Key Cases
Collister and Warhurst
Treacy v DPP
Harvey
Lawrence and Pomroy
Facts: Within D's hearing 2 police officers discussed the pos…
Facts: D posted a letter making a demand with menaces in Engl…
Facts: D made threats of murder and rape to V's family after…
Facts: There was a dispute over money owed for repairs. D mad…
Collister and Warhurst
Facts: Within D's hearing 2 police officers discussed the pos…
Treacy v DPP
Facts: D posted a letter making a demand with menaces in Engl…
8 terms
Law- Murder Key Cases
Attorney General's reference (No3 of 1…
Vickers
Woollin
Matthews and Alleyne
Facts: D stabbed pregnant girlfriend who gave birth premature…
Facts: D struck V with several blows in a burglary for V's ho…
Facts: D threw baby towards pram which hit the wall and then…
Facts: D's threw the V who couldn't swim into a river and V d…
Attorney General's reference (No3 of 1…
Facts: D stabbed pregnant girlfriend who gave birth premature…
Vickers
Facts: D struck V with several blows in a burglary for V's ho…
14 terms
Key cases - Sources of Law
Whiteley V Chappell 1868
London & North Eastern Railway Co. V B…
Alder V George 1964
Re Sigsworth 1935
LITERAL RULE (Statutory Interpretation) ... D was charged under…
LITERAL RULE (Statutory Interpretation) ... A worker was killed…
GOLDEN RULE (Statutory Interpretation) ... In this case the Offi…
GOLDEN RULE (Statutory Interpretation) ... In this case the son…
Whiteley V Chappell 1868
LITERAL RULE (Statutory Interpretation) ... D was charged under…
London & North Eastern Railway Co. V B…
LITERAL RULE (Statutory Interpretation) ... A worker was killed…
6 terms
Law- Theft Key Cases
Morris
Lawrence
Oxford v Moss
Turner
Facts: D switched price labels on products on supermarket she…
Facts: D, a taxi driver, took £7 for a fare worth less than £…
Facts: D acquired an exam paper intending to read it contents…
Facts: D left car in garage for repairs. The car was left out…
Morris
Facts: D switched price labels on products on supermarket she…
Lawrence
Facts: D, a taxi driver, took £7 for a fare worth less than £…
14 terms
Law Midterm Key Cases
Schneck vs. U.S.
Abrams vs. U.S.
Gitlow vs. New York
Valentine vs. Chrestensen
Socialists discouraged men from reporting for the draft and J…
Resulted in the marketplace of ideas theory. Abrams and his c…
Wrote left wing manifesto and the 14th amendment was establis…
NY Police kept Chrestensen from distributing handbills to adv…
Schneck vs. U.S.
Socialists discouraged men from reporting for the draft and J…
Abrams vs. U.S.
Resulted in the marketplace of ideas theory. Abrams and his c…
7 terms
Law- Automatism Key Cases
Bratty
Broome v Perkins
AG's Ref no2 of 1992
R v T
Ratio: Automatism is defined as " an act done by muscles with…
Facts: D drove erratically in hypoglycemic state, hitting car…
Facts: D was driving lorry and crashed, D argued that he was…
Facts: D was suffering from post traumatic stress disorder…
Bratty
Ratio: Automatism is defined as " an act done by muscles with…
Broome v Perkins
Facts: D drove erratically in hypoglycemic state, hitting car…
6 terms
Law- Robbery Key Cases
Robinson
Dawson and James
Clouden
B and R v DPP
Facts: V's wife owed D £7. D used a knife to threaten V. V dr…
Facts: D1 pushed V, D2 took his wallet. Was this enough force…
Facts: D wrenched a shopping bag off V, so only indirect forc…
Facts: 5 lads asked V for his phone and money. No violence wa…
Robinson
Facts: V's wife owed D £7. D used a knife to threaten V. V dr…
Dawson and James
Facts: D1 pushed V, D2 took his wallet. Was this enough force…
11 terms
Law- Key Cases Causation
Hill v Baxter
Adomako
Larsonneur
White 1910... (Factual Causation)
Facts: A swarm of bees caused the driver to lose control of h…
Facts: D was an anesthetist who failed to notice a detached b…
Facts: D was ordered to leave UK and went back to Ireland. Ir…
Facts: D wanted his inheritance nearly so put arsenic in his…
Hill v Baxter
Facts: A swarm of bees caused the driver to lose control of h…
Adomako
Facts: D was an anesthetist who failed to notice a detached b…
9 terms
Law- Key Cases GBH
Eisenhower
Bollom
DPP v Smith
Dica
Crime: GBH, Actus Reus... Facts: V hit in the eye with pellet-…
Crime: GBH, Actus Reus... Facts: V was a baby and suffered brui…
Crime: GBH, Actus Reus... Facts: D injured a policeman seriousl…
Crime: GBH, Actus Reus ... Facts: D had HIV and deliberately tr…
Eisenhower
Crime: GBH, Actus Reus... Facts: V hit in the eye with pellet-…
Bollom
Crime: GBH, Actus Reus... Facts: V was a baby and suffered brui…
6 terms
Law- Fraud Key Cases
Hamilton
Barnard
DPP v Ray
Kapitene
Facts: D told V that fence panels had not been paid for when…
Facts: D said he was an Oxford professor and dressed as one t…
Facts: D had no money to pay for dinner but a friend offered…
Facts: D was an illegal immigrant who got a cleaning job with…
Hamilton
Facts: D told V that fence panels had not been paid for when…
Barnard
Facts: D said he was an Oxford professor and dressed as one t…
66 terms
Criminal Law: Key cases
Brown [1993]
Wilson [1996]
R v R [1991]
Fagan v Metropolitan Police Commission…
CONSENT, OAPA... Consensual homosexual sadomasochism; 5 males co…
CONSENT, OAPA... Husband branded his initials on wife's buttocks…
SEXUAL OFFENCES... A husband can be convicted of raping his wife
OMISSION... D accidentally drove his car onto police officer's f…
Brown [1993]
CONSENT, OAPA... Consensual homosexual sadomasochism; 5 males co…
Wilson [1996]
CONSENT, OAPA... Husband branded his initials on wife's buttocks…
8 terms
Law- Key Cases Consideration
Types of Consideration
White v Bluett
Chappell v Nestle
Re McArdle
Executed: Consideration to be given in the present or in the…
Principle: Consideration must be sufficient ... Ratio: A promis…
Principle: Consideration doesn't need to be of equal value... R…
Principle: Consideration must not be in the past ... Ratio: Bro…
Types of Consideration
Executed: Consideration to be given in the present or in the…
White v Bluett
Principle: Consideration must be sufficient ... Ratio: A promis…
54 terms
Land Law Key Cases
National Provincial Bank v Ainsworth […
Scott v Southern Pacific Mortgages Ltd…
Kelson v Imperial Tobacco Co [1957]
Edwards v Lee's administrator
Topic: What does land really do?... Facts: Mr A used used house…
Topic: What does land really do? ... and...... Priorities - the def…
Topic: Dimensions of land... Facts: Advertising sign protruded o…
Topic: Dimensions of Land... Facts: Edwards discovered a cave be…
National Provincial Bank v Ainsworth […
Topic: What does land really do?... Facts: Mr A used used house…
Scott v Southern Pacific Mortgages Ltd…
Topic: What does land really do? ... and...... Priorities - the def…
19 terms
Key Cases Law 03
White 1910
Blaue 1975
Pagett 1983
Cunningham 1981
'But for' test 1910
Think skull rule
'But for' test 1983
Established subjective recklessness
White 1910
'But for' test 1910
Blaue 1975
Think skull rule
8 terms
Law- Key Cases Acceptance
Felthouse v Bindley
Northern Foods v Focal Foods
Adams v Lindsell
Yates v Pulleyn
Principle: Silence isn't acceptance... Ratio: You have to do so…
Principle: You can accept an offer through your conduct ... Rat…
Principle: The Postal Rule... Ratio: Acceptance happens at the…
Principle: Acceptance by a certain method... Ratio: If acceptan…
Felthouse v Bindley
Principle: Silence isn't acceptance... Ratio: You have to do so…
Northern Foods v Focal Foods
Principle: You can accept an offer through your conduct ... Rat…
6 terms
Law- Key Cases Intention
Mohan
Woollin
Cunningham
Direct Intention
MR: Direct Intention ... Facts: D was driving his car and respo…
MR: Indirect Intention ... D lost temper with 3 month old baby…
MR: Subjective Recklessness ... Facts: D broke into a abandoned…
D has an aim or purpose to bring about a consequence
Mohan
MR: Direct Intention ... Facts: D was driving his car and respo…
Woollin
MR: Indirect Intention ... D lost temper with 3 month old baby…
6 terms
Law- Key Cases Omissions
Pittwood 1902... (Contractual Duty)
Gibbons & Proctor 1918... (A duty due to…
Stone & Dobinson 1977... (A duty that ha…
Dytham 1979... (A duty due to one's offi…
Railway crossing keeper failed to shut gates, making him guil…
Father failed to feed the child deliberately, died of starvat…
Stone's elderly sister came to live with them, but became ill…
A police officer witnessed a violent attack but did nothing t…
Pittwood 1902... (Contractual Duty)
Railway crossing keeper failed to shut gates, making him guil…
Gibbons & Proctor 1918... (A duty due to…
Father failed to feed the child deliberately, died of starvat…
8 terms
Law- Key Cases Acceptance
Felthouse v Bindley
Northern Foods v Focal Foods
Adams v Lindsell
Yates v Pulleyn
Rule: Silence is not acceptance... Legal Decision: Acceptance m…
Rule: You can accept via conduct... Legal Decision: Focal made…
Rule: The Postal Rule... Legal Decision: Acceptance happens at…
Rule: If acceptance by a particular method is part of the off…
Felthouse v Bindley
Rule: Silence is not acceptance... Legal Decision: Acceptance m…
Northern Foods v Focal Foods
Rule: You can accept via conduct... Legal Decision: Focal made…
8 terms
Key NZ Case Law
1962 Corbett v Social Security Commiss…
1972 Bognuda v Upton & Shearer Ltd
1847 R v Symonds
1877 Wi Parata v Bishop of Wellington
Important information case. Privy Council and House of Lords…
Negligence case. No conflict between Privy Council and House…
"test case" for pre-emptive powers of Crown. Symonds had Crow…
Case to recover entrusted land. ... 1. Unless Maori land support…
1962 Corbett v Social Security Commiss…
Important information case. Privy Council and House of Lords…
1972 Bognuda v Upton & Shearer Ltd
Negligence case. No conflict between Privy Council and House…
15 terms
Key Dates (Case Law)
Bushell's Case
Entick v Carrington
R v Symonds
Wi Parata v Bishop of Wellington
1670
1765
1847
1877
Bushell's Case
1670
Entick v Carrington
1765
11 terms
Law: Midterm [Key Cases]
Schneck v. U.S. (1919)
Abrams v. U.S. (1919)
Near v. Minnesota (1931)
Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
socialists discouraged men from joining the draft. Justice Ho…
Abrams and his communist friends created flyers urging muniti…
Near published a newspaper that attacked local politicians. H…
Brandenburg led a KKK rally that called for violence against…
Schneck v. U.S. (1919)
socialists discouraged men from joining the draft. Justice Ho…
Abrams v. U.S. (1919)
Abrams and his communist friends created flyers urging muniti…
56 terms
Key Case Law
Burlington Industries, Inc. V. Ellerth
Faragher v. City of Boca Raton and Ell…
Griggs V. Duke Power Co.
Lechmere, Inc. V. NLRB
Distinguished between supervisor harassment that results in t…
Distinguished between supervisor harassment that results in t…
Recognized adverse impact discrimination
Stated that an employer cannot be compelled to allow nonemplo…
Burlington Industries, Inc. V. Ellerth
Distinguished between supervisor harassment that results in t…
Faragher v. City of Boca Raton and Ell…
Distinguished between supervisor harassment that results in t…
Case law key
Court hierarchy
Name of case
Ratio decidendi
Obiter dicta
supreme court, court of appeal, high court, district court
plaintiff v defendant
is the reason for the decision. The principal of law that eme…
it is an if, by the way statement or opinion of the judge. It…
Court hierarchy
supreme court, court of appeal, high court, district court
Name of case
plaintiff v defendant
14 terms
Key Cases & Acts for Law, Sources of Law
Balfour v Balfour (1919)
Davis v Johnson (1978)
DPP v Smith (1961)
Donoghue v Stevenson (1932)
A husband worked overseas and agreed to send maintenance paym…
This case concerned the interpretation of the Domestic Violen…
A policeman tried to stop the defendant from driving off with…
Mrs Donoghue went to a cafe with a friend. The friend brought…
Balfour v Balfour (1919)
A husband worked overseas and agreed to send maintenance paym…
Davis v Johnson (1978)
This case concerned the interpretation of the Domestic Violen…
6 terms
Law- Criminal Damage Key Cases
Hardman
A (Juvenile) v R
Seray-White
Gemmel and Richards
Facts: Protestors painted on pavement and was removed by wate…
Facts: D spat on police officers uniform ... Ratio: No criminal…
Facts: D wrote with black marker on parking notices... Ratio: T…
Facts: 2 boys set fire to a bin which then caused millions of…
Hardman
Facts: Protestors painted on pavement and was removed by wate…
A (Juvenile) v R
Facts: D spat on police officers uniform ... Ratio: No criminal…
18 terms
Key laws/bodies/cases
Council of Economic Advisers
Mayflower compact
Civil Rights Act of 1964 Title I
Monroe Doctrine
A three-member body appointed by the president to advise the…
Drafted in 1620 prior to settlement by the Pilgrims at Plymou…
This act made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by em…
U.S. foreign policy regarding European countries in 1823. It…
Council of Economic Advisers
A three-member body appointed by the president to advise the…
Mayflower compact
Drafted in 1620 prior to settlement by the Pilgrims at Plymou…
8 terms
Law- Key Cases Assault and Battery
Smith v Woking
Ireland
Tuberville v Savage
Logdon
Crime: Assault, Actus Reus... Facts: D entered a garden and loo…
Crime: Assault, Actus Reus... Facts: D made silent phone calls…
Crime: Assault, Actus Reus... Facts: D put his hand on his swor…
Crime: Assault, Mens Rea... Facts: D pointed an imitation gun a…
Smith v Woking
Crime: Assault, Actus Reus... Facts: D entered a garden and loo…
Ireland
Crime: Assault, Actus Reus... Facts: D made silent phone calls…
13 terms
Key case laws
Merriken v. Cressman
New Jersey v. TLO
Sterling v. Minersville
Tarasoff I and II
1973... Questionnaires asking personal information about family…
1985... Schools ability to search kids- schools don't have to ha…
2000... Kid was in trouble with the law- told police he was scar…
Duty to warn and duty to protect if danger to individual or o…
Merriken v. Cressman
1973... Questionnaires asking personal information about family…
New Jersey v. TLO
1985... Schools ability to search kids- schools don't have to ha…
18 terms
EU Law supremacy key cases
Simmenthal [1978]
Brasserie du Pecheur and Factortame [1…
Costa v ENEL [1964]
Defrenne v Sabena [1976]
Should a national court disapply national provisiosn that vio…
Damages claim: other kinds of breach of EU law by Member Stat…
Challenge to Italian legislation.... EU law takes precedence ov…
Defrenne sought to invoke a Treaty Article (now 157 TFEU) in…
Simmenthal [1978]
Should a national court disapply national provisiosn that vio…
Brasserie du Pecheur and Factortame [1…
Damages claim: other kinds of breach of EU law by Member Stat…
12 terms
Law- Intoxication Key Cases and Keywords
Basic intent crime
Specific intent crime
Voluntary intoxication
Involuntary intoxication
Any crime which you can be reckless as to the MR (S.39, S.47,…
Any crime which you have to have an intention towards (S.18,…
Where D knowingly drinks alcohol and knows the amount but doe…
Where D does not know they are consuming an intoxicant or con…
Basic intent crime
Any crime which you can be reckless as to the MR (S.39, S.47,…
Specific intent crime
Any crime which you have to have an intention towards (S.18,…
11 terms
Law- Key Cases Offers and ITT
Carlill v Carbolic Smoke Ball Co.
Hyde v Wrench
Biggs v Boyd Gibbons
Chapleton v Barry UDC
Type: Offer... Facts: Mrs C knew if she the smoke ball then got…
Type: Counter Offer... Facts: Offered to sell farm for £1000 an…
Type: Offer... Facts: Seller made an announcement that " For a…
Type: Offer... Facts: Deck chairs on display by the seaside ... R…
Carlill v Carbolic Smoke Ball Co.
Type: Offer... Facts: Mrs C knew if she the smoke ball then got…
Hyde v Wrench
Type: Counter Offer... Facts: Offered to sell farm for £1000 an…
22 terms
Business Law Key Terms / Cases
Law is a set of enforceable rules gove…
Punishment/Retribution, Deterrence, an…
Criminal and Civil Law
Marbury v. Madison
Definition of Law
3 purposes of Criminal Laws and punishments
2 types of law
court case that defined that courts have the right for judici…
Law is a set of enforceable rules gove…
Definition of Law
Punishment/Retribution, Deterrence, an…
3 purposes of Criminal Laws and punishments
8 terms
Administrative Law - Actions Key Cases
Hornsby v. Allen
Gibson v. Berryhill
Withrow v. Larkin
Bell v. Burson
State has interest in regulating liquor sales, can set strict…
Case involving Alabama licensing optometrists (optometrists s…
Same people conducting investigation regarding license make d…
Driving license can't be removed without adjudication (hearin…
Hornsby v. Allen
State has interest in regulating liquor sales, can set strict…
Gibson v. Berryhill
Case involving Alabama licensing optometrists (optometrists s…
14 terms
Law - Trespass to the Person (key cases)
Collins v Wilcock
Letang v Cooper
Meade v Belts case
Read v Coker
An act which causes another person to apprehend the inflictio…
Did the D act intentionally or negligently? The injury must b…
Words or singing alone cannot be an assault
Gestures and word = assault
Collins v Wilcock
An act which causes another person to apprehend the inflictio…
Letang v Cooper
Did the D act intentionally or negligently? The injury must b…
8 terms
Administrative Law - Adjudication Key Cases
Cinderella Career and Finishing School…
Goldberg v. Kelley
Mathews v. Eldridge
Marathon Oil v. EPA
Court ruled that the hearing commission mishandles decision,…
Court recognized that there is a spectrum of what is required…
Termination of social security benefits does not require a pr…
Marathon sued EPA over effluent standards, claimed that EPA c…
Cinderella Career and Finishing School…
Court ruled that the hearing commission mishandles decision,…
Goldberg v. Kelley
Court recognized that there is a spectrum of what is required…
10 terms
Law- Key Cases Statutory Interpretation
Whitely vs Chappell 1868... (Literal Rule)
Berriman 1946... (Literal Rule)
Fisher v Bell 1961... (Literal Rule)
R v Allen 1872... (Golden Rule)
The D had voted using a dead person's name, the law said it w…
The window of Berriman was claiming compensation, as the law…
Flick-knives on sale in a shop window were an invitation to t…
The D went through a marriage ceremony with a new wife whilst…
Whitely vs Chappell 1868... (Literal Rule)
The D had voted using a dead person's name, the law said it w…
Berriman 1946... (Literal Rule)
The window of Berriman was claiming compensation, as the law…
8 terms
SHRM SCP Key Case Law
Burlington Industries, Inc v. Ellerth
Faragher v. City of Boca Raton
Griggs v. Duke Power Co.
Lechmere, Inc. v. NRLB
1998 - Distinguished between supervisor harassment that resul…
Distinguished between supervisor harassment that results in t…
1971 - Recognized adverse impact discrimination.
1992 - Stated that an employer cannot be compelled to allow n…
Burlington Industries, Inc v. Ellerth
1998 - Distinguished between supervisor harassment that resul…
Faragher v. City of Boca Raton
Distinguished between supervisor harassment that results in t…
16 terms
Law - Trespass to land (key cases)
Definition of trespass
Definition of possession
Lord Bernstein v Skyviews
Kelsen v Imperial Tonacco
The intentional, unlawful direct interference with land in th…
...
Taking photos from a remote controlled plane didn't amount to…
A protruding sign amounted to trespass rather than nuisance a…
Definition of trespass
The intentional, unlawful direct interference with land in th…
Definition of possession
...
40 terms
Summary of Key Planning Law Cases
Lingle 2005
City of Boerne 1997
Del Monte Dunes 1999
Dolan 1994
Commercial Rent Control... Takings Clause (inapplicability of "…
Churches... Religious Freedom Restoration Act (ruled unconstitu…
Developer Exactions... Takings Clause (applicability of rough p…
Developer Exactions... Takings Clause (applicability of rough p…
Lingle 2005
Commercial Rent Control... Takings Clause (inapplicability of "…
City of Boerne 1997
Churches... Religious Freedom Restoration Act (ruled unconstitu…
5 terms
Law- Key Cases Breach of Contract
Possard v Spiers & Pond
Bettini v Gye
Hochster v De La Tour
Avery v Bowden
Type of breach: Repudiatory Breach, Breach of a condition... Fa…
Type of breach: Actual Breach, Breach of a warranty... Facts: T…
Type of breach: Anticipatory Breach... Facts: H was hired as a t…
Type of breach: Anticipatory Breach ... Facts: The shipping com…
Possard v Spiers & Pond
Type of breach: Repudiatory Breach, Breach of a condition... Fa…
Bettini v Gye
Type of breach: Actual Breach, Breach of a warranty... Facts: T…
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…
13 terms
Key legal cases for Environmental Law
Marbury v. Madison (1803)
Illinois Central Railroad v. Illinois…
Sierra Club v. Morton (1972)
Boomer v. Atlantic Cement (1970)
Gave the Supreme Court the power of Judicial Review. Ability…
established the public trust doctrine
Gave public interest environmental organizations STANDING to…
Made clear the ineffectiveness of tort law to prevent future…
Marbury v. Madison (1803)
Gave the Supreme Court the power of Judicial Review. Ability…
Illinois Central Railroad v. Illinois…
established the public trust doctrine
21 terms
International Law Key Cases POINTS OF LAW
Asakura v. Seattle
Zschernig v. Miller
Wang v. Ashcroft
Sei Fuji v. California
PoL: Treaties are supreme to all state/local laws (U.S.)
PoL: if there is a conflict between federal and state law, an…
PoL: congressional action following the ratification of a non…
PoL: The UN charter is non-self-enforcing, so absent congress…
Asakura v. Seattle
PoL: Treaties are supreme to all state/local laws (U.S.)
Zschernig v. Miller
PoL: if there is a conflict between federal and state law, an…
9 terms
Law Midterm Bentley Key Cases
Schenk v. US
Abrams v. US
NY Times Co v. Sullivan
Time Inc. v. Hill
-1919 ... -Opposed war in Russia ... -Dropped flyers to discourage…
-1919... -Abrams and his communist friends published flyers urgi…
-1964... -the times ran an advertorial supporting MLK and seekin…
-1967... -In 1952, the hill family was held hostage for 19 hours…
Schenk v. US
-1919 ... -Opposed war in Russia ... -Dropped flyers to discourage…
Abrams v. US
-1919... -Abrams and his communist friends published flyers urgi…
72 terms
con law case key points
in 1803 this case provide the Supreme…
who wrote the majority opinion for Mar…
what is a writ of mandamus?
what did Marbury want?
Marbury v. madison
Marshall
an order by the court to do or not do something it is suppose…
Marbury wanted the court to issue a writ of mandamus to James…
in 1803 this case provide the Supreme…
Marbury v. madison
who wrote the majority opinion for Mar…
Marshall
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)
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
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