New York Times Co. v. United States, 403 U.S. 713 (1971), was a landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court on the First Amendment. The ruling made it possible for The New York Times and The Washington Post newspapers to publish the then-classified Pentagon Papers without risk of government ...
United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians, 448 U.S. 371 (1980), was a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court held that: 1) the enactment by Congress of a law allowing the Sioux Nation to pursue a claim against the United States that had been previously adjudicated did not violate the doctrine of separation of ...
John Bad Elk v. United States, 177 U.S. 529 (1900). John Bad Elk v. United States. No. 350. Submitted February 26, 1900. Decided April 30, 1900. 177 U.S. 529 ... that "he had shot into the air for fun," to which Gleason responded by saying to him, "Come around to the office in a little while, and we will talk the matter over.
Minor v. Happersett, 21 Wall. 162; Ex parte Wilson, 114 U. S. 417, 114 U. S. 422; Boyd v. United States, 116 U. S. 616, 116 U. S. 624, 116 U. S. 625; Smith v. Alabama, 124 U. S. 465. The language of the Constitution, as has been well said, could not be understood without reference to the common law. Kent Com. 336 ...
The plaintiff in error was convicted in April, 1899, in the circuit court of the United States, in South Dakota, of the murder on March 13, 1899, of John Kills Back at the ... that 'he had shot into the air for fun;' to which Gleason responded by saying to him, 'Come around to the office in a little while, and we will talk the matter over.
The term “bad men” commonly appears in other treaties between the United States and native American Indian groups. Compl. 11 13; Tsosie v. United States, 825 F.2d .... Elk v. Wilkins, 112 U.S. 94, 99 (1884). A treaty between the United States and an Indian tribe is a contract, and individual Indians may bring suit under the ...
Case opinion for US 8th Circuit PRIMEAUX v. UNITED STATES. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw. ... Primeaux filed this suit for damages against the United States under the Federal Tort Claims Act, 28 U.S.C. §§ 1346(b)(1), 2671 et seq. (the “FTCA”). Following a bench trial, the district court entered judgment for the ...
United States Court of Appeals. FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT. Argued February 9, 2015. Decided June 5, 2015. No. 13-5272. LENEUOTI FIAFIA TUAUA, ET AL.,. APPELLANTS v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ET AL., . APPELLEES. AMERICAN SAMOA GOVERNMENT AND AUMUA AMATA,.
In The United States Court of Federal Claims. No. 05-186L. (Filed: April 28, 2009) . ______. LAVETTA ELK,. Plaintiff, v. THE UNITED STATES,. Defendant. .... 5 family. On the Pine Ridge reservation, younger Native Americans refer to any related elder, such ..... Texas, 128 S.Ct. 1346, 1357 (2008); El Al Israel Airlines, Ltd. v.