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


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Federal CourtsEdit

Supreme Court of the United StatesEdit

United States Courts of AppealEdit

United States Court of ClaimsEdit

United States District CourtsEdit

ArkansasEdit

United States District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas, Western DivisionEdit
  • 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.
  • 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

CaliforniaEdit

United States District Court, Central District of CaliforniaEdit

District of ColumbiaEdit

United States District Court, District of ColumbiaEdit

FloridaEdit

United States District Court for the Northern District of FloridaEdit

IllinoisEdit

United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Eastern DivisionEdit

MichiganEdit

United States District Court, Western District of MichiganEdit
United States District Court, Eastern District of MichiganEdit

MinnesotaEdit

North CarolinaEdit

United States District Court for the Middle District of North CarolinaEdit

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 DakotaEdit

United States District Court for the District of North DakotaEdit

NevadaEdit

United States District Court for the District of NevadaEdit

New JerseyEdit

United States District Court for the District of New JerseyEdit

New YorkEdit

United States District Court for the Southern District of New YorkEdit

OklahomaEdit

United States District Court for the Northern District of OklahomaEdit

OregonEdit

United States District Court for the District of OregonEdit

PennsylvaniaEdit

United States District Court for the Western District of PennsylvaniaEdit
United States District Court for the Middle District of PennsylvaniaEdit

Tammy Kitzmiller, et al. v. Dover Area School District, et al., Case No. 04cv2688, was the first direct challenge brought in United States federal courts against a public school district that tried to mandate teachers to read a statement to the students about intelligent design as an alternative "explanation" to evolution. The Memorandum Opinion by Judge John E. Jones III sets out his findings in considerable detail.

TexasEdit

United States District Court for the Northern District of TexasEdit
United States District Court for the Western District of TexasEdit

UtahEdit

United States District Court for the District of UtahEdit

VirginiaEdit

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Alexandria DivisionEdit

United States Tax CourtEdit

United States Bankruptcy CourtEdit

FloridaEdit

  • 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 DecisionsEdit

Federal Trade CommissionEdit

State CourtsEdit

State Supreme CourtsEdit

CaliforniaEdit

DelawareEdit

See: Portal:Delaware case law

IllinoisEdit

MassachusettsEdit

NebraskaEdit

New JerseyEdit

See: Portal:New Jersey case law

New YorkEdit

PennsylvaniaEdit

See: Portal:Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

VirginiaEdit

State Courts of AppealsEdit

CaliforniaEdit

New JerseyEdit

See: Portal:New Jersey case law

TexasEdit

State Trial CourtsEdit

CaliforniaEdit

DelawareEdit

See: Portal:Delaware case law

IllinoisEdit

New JerseyEdit

See: Portal:New Jersey case law

PennsylvaniaEdit

See alsoEdit