Johnson v. United States, 135 S.Ct. 2551 (2015), was a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court ruled the "residual clause" of the Armed Career Criminal Act was unconstitutionally vague and in violation of due process. Contents. [hide]. 1 Background. 1.1 Armed Career Criminal Act; 1.2 Case History; 1.3 ...
Jun 13 2014, Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner Samuel James Johnson. Jun 26 2014, Brief of ... Jul 3 2014, Brief amici curiae of Gun Owners of America, Inc., et al. filed. Aug 18 2014 ... The supplemental brief of the United States is due on or before Friday, March 20, 2015. The reply brief, if ...
Johnson v. United States ... Pursuant to the Armed Career Criminal Act (ACCA), Johnson was then subject to a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years. Johnson argued that the convictions in question should not be considered ... sentence required by the ACCA. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit affirmed.
U.S. Supreme Court. Johnson v. United States, 333 U.S. 10 (1948). Johnson v. United States. No. 329. Argued December 18, 1947. Decided February 2, 1948. 333 U.S. 10. CERTIORARI TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS. FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT. Syllabus. 1. Where officers detected the odor of burning opium ...
Apr 20, 2016 ... The U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Johnson v. United States left many questions unanswered, including how far exactly the decision reaches, according to Neal Modi, a University of Virginia School of Law student. This article is a winning entry in the 2016 Bloomberg Law Write-On Competition for law ...
U.S. Supreme Court. Johnson v. United States, 228 U.S. 457 (1913). Johnson v. United States. No. 715. Argued April 11, 1913. Decided April 28, 1913. 228 U.S. 457. ERROR TO THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES. FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA. Syllabus. Courts proceed step by step.
U.S. Supreme Court. Johnson v. United States, 333 U.S. 10 (1948). Johnson v. United States. No. 329. Argued December 18, 1947. Decided February 2, 1948. 333 U.S. 10. Syllabus. 1. Where officers detected the odor of burning opium emanating from a hotel room, entered without a search warrant and without knowing ...
Jun 26, 2015 ... The Government argued that Johnson's prior conviction for unlawful possession of a short-barreled shotgun met this definition, making the third conviction of a violent felony. This Court had previously pronounced upon the meaning of the residual clause in James v. United States, 550 U. S. 192; Begay v.
Case opinion for US Supreme Court UNITED STATES v. JOHNSON. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw.