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Ironically, PETA sued the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife for the damage caused, saying that it was all because of its deer management program which involved efforts to increase deer population. Three students sued the school arguing that the prayers violated the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment.

That question would be inane but for one fact: Rowan held that a person can personally refuse exposure to obscene material meant for wide distribution. Stop and frisks do not violate the Constitution under certain circumstances.

For some reasons, he got locked up inside the garage and had to stay there for eight days since the house owners were on a vacation then. The court, however, unanimously rejected her argument. Nine students at an Ohio public school received day suspensions for disruptive behavior without due process protections.

The special prosecutor in the Watergate affair subpoenaed audio tapes of Oval Office conversations. Santa Fe Independent School District v. From this point onward, individuals can sue under the 10th Amendment as well. Police must inform suspects of their rights before questioning.

Students are entitled to certain due process rights. The prison sentenced stemmed from his conviction this summer on 18 charges of corruption. The complainant said he suffered emotional distress and mental injury because of the false ads.

The FCC has responded to the verdict by considering changing the rules about how video is transmitted over the Internet. When local police used this ordinance to shut down protests, a group of students challenged the law all the way to the Supreme Court. It is aimed directly at activity protected by the Constitution.

Fearing a disruption, the administration prohibited wearing such armbands. At trial, he sought to suppress his confession, stating that he was not advised of his rights to counsel and to remain silent. Oklahoma, the Supreme Court ruled that executing persons for crimes committed at age 15 or younger constitutes cruel and unusual punishment in violation of the Eighth Amendment.

Inwhen a toxic supposed medication killed over peoplethe FDA could only seize unsold bottles because it declared them mislabeled. The daughter later tried to sue the judge, but the Supreme Court voted to grant the judicial immunity.

Although Judge Michael Pastor sentenced Murray to four years in prison for involuntary manslaughter, Murray is expected to serve less than half of that because of prison overcrowding.

A Cleveland woman named Shena Hardin was ordered by a judge to stand on a corner during rush hour for 2 days holding a sign that read "Only an idiot would drive on the sidewalk to avoid a school bus", after notoriously disregarding the law and laughing at the charges. The Supreme Court agreed, ruling that symbolic speech is constitutionally protected even when it is offensive.

He lost his case.

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Madison which establishes the concept of judicial review. One day, he decided to be removed from prison so he could enter a mental institution. Ina woman petitioned a Judge for permission to sterilize her "somewhat retarded" daughter.

The Supreme Court held that the tax unconstitutionally interfered with federal supremacy and ruled that the Constitution gives the federal government certain implied powers.

The Supreme Court unanimously agreed that Bond had standing to sue. William Petit has had to repeatedly relive since his wife and two daughters were killed in a home invasion finally ended on Dec. The ability of federal courts to declare legislative and executive actions unconstitutional is known as judicial review.Oct 01,  · I have a report to write about a supreme court case.

I would like to do a topic that pertains to something like gay rights, pornography, etc. (subjects less touched on in high school) rather than the ones related to search/seizure and freedom of speech/religion, etc.

What are some good, interesting, maybe even peculiar cases?Status: Resolved. Jun 26,  · The 21 most famous Supreme Court decisions. The Supreme Court's decision on same-sex marriage is among its landmark cases of all time.

Listed below, grouped according to our top investigative priorities and related categories, are many of our famous and most significant cases over the past century. The monographs and write-ups. Oct 11,  · Probably no American government institution has had more controversy and discussion associated with it than the Supreme Court.

Famous rulings, such as Roe. Go Home. Bizarre. All Bizarre 10 Strange Supreme Court Cases With Lasting Impacts. Damien B. October 11, Share Cases important enough to make it to the Supreme. The most interesting legal cases of Sections.

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