Gideon v. Wainwright, 372 U.S. 335 (1963), is a landmark case in United States Supreme Court history. In it, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that states are required under the Sixth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution to provide an attorney to defendants in criminal cases who are unable to afford their own attorneys.
A case that focused on Japanese Americans who were denied citizenship and forced to move is the case of Korematsu v. United States. Fred Korematsu refused to obey the wartime order to leave his home and report to a relocation camp for Japanese Americans. He was arrested and convicted. After losing in the Court of ...
United States Court of Appeals,Eleventh Circuit. Kirlew S. GORDON, Petitioner- Appellant, v. UNITED STATES of America, Respondent-Appellee. No. 05-16703. Decided: March 07, 2008. Before PRYOR, KRAVITCH and ALARCÓN,* Circuit Judges.Courtland L. Reichman (Court-Appointed), King & Spalding, LLP, Atlanta, ...
Facts. The Defendants, as partners in a business, were convicted for violating a law against selling items on credit based on the actions taken by an employee in selling sewing machines without requisite down payment. The trial court instructed the jury that the Defendants could be charged with willfulness or guilty ...
Gordon v. New York Stock Exchange, Inc. No. 74-304. Argued March 25-26, 1975. Decided June 26, 1975. 422 U.S. 659. Syllabus. Petitioner, individually and on behalf of an asserted class of small investors, filed suit against respondents -- the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange, and two member ...
Oct 21, 2014 ... No. 04-1632. In the Supreme Court of the United States. Robert S. Gordon, petitioner. v. United States of America. ON PETITION FOR A WRIT OF CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT. BRIEF FOR THE UNITED STATES IN OPPOSITION. Paul D. Clement
A summary and case brief of Gordon v. United States, including the facts, issue, rule of law, holding and reasoning, key terms, and concurrences and dissents.
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