Portal:Case law of the United States

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This category lists works related to case law in the United States.


Federal Courts[edit]

Supreme Court of the United States[edit]

United States Courts of Appeal[edit]

United States Court of Claims[edit]

United States District Courts[edit]

Arkansas[edit]

Eastern District[edit]
  • Morris v. Williams, 59 F. Supp. 508 (E.D. Ark. 1944) (plaintiff schoolteacher alleged that Little Rock school district discriminated against black teachers by paying them less than white teachers; district court denied relief after finding plaintiff did not show discrimination on the basis of race), rev'd, 149 F.2d 703 (8th Cir. 1945).
  • Yancey v. Faubus, 238 F. Supp. 290 (E.D. Ark. 1965) (Amendment 45 to Arkansas Constitution held unconstitutional under U.S. Supreme Court's case law about reapportionment).
  • Simpson v. Weeks, 530 F. Supp. 196 (E.D. Ark. 1977) (police chief illegally punished subordinate after wrongly concluding that subordinate had given information to opposing counsel in pending lawsuit against police department), aff'd in part and rev'd in part, 570 F.2d 240 (8th Cir. 1978).
  • United States v. Griffin, 462 F. Supp. 928 (E.D. Ark. 1978) (denying plea agreement between government and criminal defendant). Eisele, C.J., explains why he refuses to accept plea agreements in criminal cases.
  • McLean v. Arkansas Board of Education, 529 F. Supp. 1255 (E.D. Ark. 1982) (enjoining enforcement of state law that required schools to teach creation science alongside evolution).
  • Paula Jones v. William Clinton April 1, 1998
    • Judge's Opinion Dismissing April 1, 1998 Judge Susan Webber Wright's ruling dismissing all three counts in Paula Jones' sexual harassment and employment discrimination lawsuit against President Bill Clinton, saying there were no "genuine issues" worthy of a trial

California[edit]

Central District[edit]

District of Columbia[edit]

Florida[edit]

Northern District[edit]

Illinois[edit]

Northern District[edit]
  • In re African-American Slave Descendents Litigation, 375 F. Supp. 2d 721 (N.D. Ill. 2005) (dismissing lawsuits seeking reparations from numerous corporations for their alleged complicity in slavery), aff'd in part and rev'd in part, 471 F.3d 754 (7th Cir. 2006).

Michigan[edit]

Western District[edit]
Eastern District[edit]

Minnesota[edit]

North Carolina[edit]

Middle District[edit]

Lawsuit by Flue-cured Tobacco Cooperative Stabilization Corporation, The Council for Burley Tobacco, Inc., Universal Leaf Tobacco Company, Inc., Philip Morris Inc., R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, and Gallins Vending Company, v. United States Environmental Protection Agency, and Carol Browner, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency challenging EPA's finding on second hand smoke

North Dakota[edit]

Nevada[edit]

New Jersey[edit]

New York[edit]

Southern District[edit]

Oklahoma[edit]

Northern District[edit]

Oregon[edit]

Pennsylvania[edit]

Western District[edit]
Middle District[edit]

Texas[edit]

Northern District[edit]
Western District[edit]

Utah[edit]

Virginia[edit]

Eastern District[edit]

United States Tax Court[edit]

United States Bankruptcy Court[edit]

Florida[edit]

  • The Hovind Bankruptcy Decision (1996) Minister Kent Hovind unsuccessfully filed for bankruptcy to avoid paying federal income taxes. Hovind was found to have lied about his possessions and income.
  • The Riddle Bankruptcy Decision (2006) Chief Judge Emeritus A. Jay Cristol issues an order in a somewhat unusual format.

Federal Administrative Decisions[edit]

Federal Trade Commission[edit]

State Courts[edit]

State Supreme Courts[edit]

Arkansas[edit]

See: Portal:Arkansas case law

California[edit]

Delaware[edit]

See: Portal:Delaware case law

Illinois[edit]

Massachusetts[edit]

Nebraska[edit]

New Jersey[edit]

See: Portal:New Jersey case law

New York[edit]

Pennsylvania[edit]

See: Portal:Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Virginia[edit]

State Courts of Appeals[edit]

Arkansas[edit]

See: Portal:Arkansas case law

California[edit]

New Jersey[edit]

See: Portal:New Jersey case law

Texas[edit]

State Trial Courts[edit]

California[edit]

Delaware[edit]

See: Portal:Delaware case law

Illinois[edit]

New Jersey[edit]

See: Portal:New Jersey case law

Pennsylvania[edit]

See also[edit]