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www.scotusblog.com/case-files/cases/holt-v-hobbs

Holding: An Arkansas prison policy that prevents a Muslim prisoner from growing a half-inch beard in accordance with his religious beliefs violates the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act. Judgment: Reversed and remanded, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Alito on January 20, 2015. Justice Ginsburg filed a ...

www.scotusblog.com/2014/10/argument-report-trouble-at-the-lectern

Oct 7, 2014 ... David A. Curran, a deputy attorney general from Little Rock, arguing for the state in the case of Holt v. Hobbs, took his turn before the Justices after two lawyers on the other side had repeatedly complained that the state simply had no real justification for banning all beards on inmates, even for those who ...

www.americanbar.org/publications/preview_home/13-6827.html

QUESTION PRESENTED: I. Whether the Arkansas Department of Corrections' no beard grooming policy violates the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA). II. Whether a ½ inch beard would satisfy the security goals sought by the policy. III. Whether the no beard grooming policy violates Petitioner's ...

caselaw.findlaw.com/us-7th-circuit/1478420.html

Nov 30, 2007 ... Case opinion for US 7th Circuit UNITED STATES v. HOBBS. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw. ... While they drafted the complaint, Peoria police sergeant Ronald Scott Cook, aware of Hobbs's arrest and possession of cocaine, went to Hobbs's house to conduct surveillance from an unmarked ...

www.law.cornell.edu/supct/cert/10-9647

Respondent, Arkansas Department of Corrections Director Ray Hobbs, asserts that such a sentence is constitutionally permissible and in line with national standards. The Supreme Court's decision will help delineate the bounds of Eighth Amendment protection with respect to life-without-parole sentences for young ...

religionandpolitics.org/2015/01/28/holt-v-hobbs-does-a-muslim-prisoners-case-foreshadow-the-end-of-affirmative-action

Jan 28, 2015 ... (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Attorney Douglas Laycock, center, speaks with reporters after his argument before the Supreme Court in Holt v. Hobbs. At left is Hannah Smith, a senior counsel with the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. Last Tuesday, the Supreme Court ruled unanimously in favor of an ...

cases.justia.com/ohio/twelfth-district-court-of-appeals/2014-ca2013-10-098.pdf?ts=1404156679

David P. Fornshell, Warren County Prosecuting Attorney, Michael Greer, 500 Justice Drive,. Lebanon, Ohio 45036, for plaintiff-appellee. Bryan Scott Hicks, P.O. Box 359, Lebanon, Ohio 45036, for defendant-appellant. Per Curiam. {¶ 1} This cause came on to be considered upon a notice of appeal, the transcript of the docket ...

www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/11pdf/10-9646g2i8.pdf

Jun 25, 2012 ... Hobbs, Director, Arkansas. Department .... v. ALABAMA. ON WRIT OF CERTIORARI TO THE COURT OF CRIMINAL. APPEALS OF ALABAMA. KUNTRELL JACKSON, PETITIONER. 10–9647 v. RAY HOBBS, DIRECTOR, ARKANSAS ..... berg & Scott, Less Guilty by Reason of Adolescence: De- velopmental ...

www.foxnews.com/opinion/2014/10/08/supreme-court-and-holt-v-hobbs-religion-in-public-square-and-prison-yard.html

Oct 8, 2014 ... ( AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Holt v. Hobbs, a case pitting the Arkansas Department of Correction against an inmate who seeks to grow a half-inch beard in accordance with his religious beliefs. ADVERTISEMENT. Though the facts appear small and ...