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COOK v. GRALIKE

United States Supreme Court
Constitutional Law, Elections
States may not use ballots for congressional elections as a means of indirectly imposing restrictions on candidates for federal office because the...
02/28/2001 99-929

LEGAL SERV. CORP. v. VELAZQUEZ

United States Supreme Court
Constitutional Law
Section 504(a)(16) of the Omnibus Consolidated Rescissions and Appropriations Act of 1996, which excludes LSC representation in cases which "involve...
02/28/2001 99-603.html

WHITMAN v. AM. TRUCKING ASS'NS, INC.

United States Supreme Court
Environmental Law
The Clean Air Act, at 42 USC 7409(b), does not permit the Administrator to consider implementation costs in setting national ambient air quality...
02/27/2001 99-1257

SEMTEK INT'L INC. v. LOCKHEED MARTIN CORP.

United States Supreme Court
Civil Procedure
Because diversity jurisdiction incorporates state claim-preclusion law, federal law giving res judicata effect to judgments based on a state statute...
02/27/2001 99-1551

BUCKMAN CO. v. PLAINTIFFS' LEGAL COMM.

United States Supreme Court
Injury & Tort Law
Plaintiffs' claims that pedicle screw injuries would not have been caused but for the manufacturer's fraudulent misrepresentations to the Food and...
02/21/2001 98-1768

CENT. GREEN CO. v. US

United States Supreme Court
Environmental Law
In determining the scope of the immunity granted by the Flood Control Act of 1928, 33 USC 702c, courts should consider the character of the waters...
02/21/2001 99-859

LEWIS v. LEWIS & CLARK MARINE, INC.

United States Supreme Court
Admiralty
State courts may adjudicate personal injury claims against vessel owners pursuant to the savings clause of 28 USC 1333(1) so long as the vessel...
02/21/2001 99-1331

BD. OF TR. OF THE UNIV. OF ALABAMA v. GARRETT

United States Supreme Court
Constitutional Law, Labor & Employment Law
State employees may not sue in federal court to recover money damages for the State's failure to comply with the ADA because Congress' abrogation of...
02/21/2001 99-1240

ILLINOIS v. MCARTHUR

United States Supreme Court
Constitutional Law, Criminal Law & Procedure
Police with probable cause to believe that petitioner had illegal drugs in his home acted reasonably in restraining him from entering his home...
02/20/2001 99-1132

BRENTWOOD ACAD. v. TENNESSEE SECONDARY SCH. ATHLETIC ASSOC.

United States Supreme Court
Civil Rights, Education Law
An organization overwhelmingly composed of public school officials who act in their official capacity, whose members give up revenue in exchange for...
02/20/2001 99-901