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Docket Number: 2:12-CV-0811 (D. Utah) On May 25, 2016, the Department of Justice secured a civil jury verdict in Salt Lake City, Utah, against Utah-based telemarketing defendants Feature Films for Families, Inc., Corporations for Character, …

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Recent Case. Criminal Justice United States v. Jones. Seventh Circuit Holds Above-Guidelines Sentence Was Inadequately Justified, But Foreshadows Same Sentence on Remand. Jun 10, 2021. Recent Case. Arbitration Revitch v. DIRECTV, LLC. Ninth Circuit Refuses to Enforce Infinite Arbitration Agreement. Jun 10, 2021. Recent Case. Contract Law

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The New York Court of Appeals Public Access and Search System provides free access to Court of Appeals materials for cases pending on or filed after January 1, 2013. CourtWEB Includes selected recent opinions of those judges of the United States Courts who elect to make information available on this site.

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1. Lombardo v. City of St. Louis, Missouri, (6-3 Per Curiam opinion on June 28, 2021. Justice Alito filed a dissenting opinion, in which Justices Thomas and Gorsuch joined.)
2. Lange v. California, (9-0 Opinion on June 23, 2021, by Justice Kagan, joined by Justices Breyer, Sotomayor, Gorsuch, Kavanaugh and Barrett and in which Justice Thomas, joined as to all but Part II–A.
3. Terry v. United States, (9-0 Opinion by Justice Thomas, joined by Chief Justice Roberts and Justices Breyer, Alito, Gorsuch, Kavanaugh and Barrett on June 14, 2021.
4. Borden v. United States, (5-4 Opinion by Justice Kagan, joined by Justices Breyer, Sotomayor, and Gorsuch, on June 10, 2021. Justice Thomas filed a concurring opinion.
5. Van Buren v. United States, (6-3 Opinion by Justice Barrett, joined by Justices Breyer, Sotomayor, Kagan, Gorsuch and Kavanaugh on June 3, 2021. Justice Thomas, joined by Chief Justice Roberts and Justice Alito, filed a dissenting opinion.)
6. United States v. Cooley, (9-0 Opinion by Justice Breyer on June 1, 2021. Justice Alito filed a concurring opinion.)
7. Edwards v. Vannoy (6-3 Opinion by Justice Gorsuch, joined by Chief Justice Roberts and Justices Thomas, Alito, Gorsuch and Barrett on May 17, 2021. Justices Gorsuch and Thomas filed concurring opinions.
8. Mays v. Hines, (Per Curiam Opinion on March 29, 2021. Justice Sotomayor dissented.)
9. Torres v. Madrid, (5-3 Opinion by Chief Justice Roberts, joined by Justices Breyer, Sotomayor, Kagan, and Kavanaugh on March 25, 2021. Justice Gorsuch filed a dissent with Justices Thomas and Alito joining.
10. Shinn v Kayer, (Per Curiam decision on December 14, 2020. Justices Breyer, Sotomayor and Kagan dissented without opinion.)

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Criminal Law Harvard Law Review

Leading Case. Criminal Law United States v. Trice. Sixth Circuit Holds that Apartment Hallway Wall Is Not Curtilage. Jun 10, 2021. Recent Case. Criminal Law Policing the Emergency Room. Jun 10, 2021. Article by Ji Seon Song. Presidential Power The President’s Conditional Pardon Power. Jun 10, 2021. Note. Criminal Justice United States v. Jones

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US Supreme Court Recent Cases FindLaw

U.S. Supreme Court Recent Cases. Welcome to FindLaw's searchable database of U.S. Supreme Court decisions since 1760. Supreme Court opinions are browsable by year and U.S. Reports volume number, and are searchable by party name, case title, citation, full text and docket number.

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Criminal Cases United States Courts

1. Criminal cases differ from civil cases. At the beginning of a federal criminal case, the principal actors are the U.S. Attorney (the prosecutor) and the grand jury. The U.S. Attorney represents the United States in most court proceedings, including all criminal prosecutions. The grand jury reviews evidence presented by the U.S. Attorney and decides whether it is sufficient to require a defendant to stand trial.

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Download Free PDF. Criminal Law Notes and Cases.pdf. Academic Assistance. Download Download PDF. Full PDF Package Download Full PDF Package. This Paper. A short summary of this paper. 33 Full PDFs related to this paper. Read Paper. Download Download PDF.

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Cases and Codes. FindLaw's Cases and Codes section contains resources and links for both state and federal laws. This includes resources pertaining to constitutions, statutes, cases and more. Run a search for case summaries or select a jurisdiction to browse applicable laws. For additional primary sources and articles on legal practice visit

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7 Famous Criminal Law Cases in U.S. History S&K Blog

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Criminal Law & Business Crimes: The National Law Review

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Damages proposed for failure to stop shooter from buying gun used in 2017 massacre are below those in Charleston, S.C., and Parkland, Fla., shootings.

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Criminal terms review felony cases. Civil matters with no more than $25,000 at issue are reviewed by the New York City Civil Court, which also reviews landlord-tenant disputes. Non-felony criminal cases are reviewed by the New York City Criminal Courts, which also hold preliminary hearings in felony cases.

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Published / Citable Opinions. Published or "citable" opinions of the appellate courts are opinions ordered published in the Official Reports, and may be cited or relied on by other courts and parties. Official Reports Opinions (Searchable 1850-Present) are the searchable, citable, published opinions that reflect post filing corrections.

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Here are 7 of the most famous criminal law cases in U.S. history. 1. O.J. Simpson. The infamous case of O.J. Simpson was followed closely by the entire nation. Former National Football League player, actor, and broadcaster O.J. Simpson was tried for two accounts of murder in 1994.

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The Caselaw Access Project (“CAP”) expands public access to U.S. law. Goal is to make all published U.S. court decisions freely available to the public online, in a consistent format, digitized from the collection of the Harvard Law Library.

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Can a person convicted of a crack offense receive a sentence reduction?

Summary: The Court affirmed the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. The Court held that a person convicted of a crack offense is eligible for a sentence reduction under the First Step Act of 2018, Pub. L. 115–391, 132 Stat. 5194, only if he or she was convicted of an offense that triggered a mandatory minimum sentence. Decision is available here .