United States v. O'Brien, 391 U.S. 367 (1968), was a decision by the Supreme Court of the United States, which ruled that a criminal prohibition against burning ...
Since the government has an important interest in an effective draft system, the First Amendment does not void a law against burning draft cards, especially ...
The court sentenced O'Brien to a 102-month term and Burgess to an ... than proved to a judge at sentencing by a preponderance of the evidence, McMillan v.
Lower court. United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Citation. 409 US 1 (1972). Decided. Jul 7, 1972. Sort: by seniority; by ideology.
A divided Appellate Division, relying on its prior decision in Conner v Conner (97 AD2d 88) and the decision of the Fourth Department in Lesman v Lesman (88 ...