Voisine v. United States (June 27, 2016)

June 29th, 2016

220px-Elena_Kagan_official_SCOTUS_portraitDomestic assault

Recklessness based conviction

No gun possession

Opinion

Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstadt (June 27, 2016)

June 29th, 2016

Stephen_Breyer,_SCOTUS_photo_portraitSurgical center

Admitting privileges

Both undue burdens

Opinion

United States v. Texas (June 23, 2016)

June 28th, 2016

300px-Supreme_Court_US_2016jpgBy a 4-4 vote

Prez’s immigration plan

Will remain enjoined

Opinion

Utah v. Strieff (June 23, 2016)

June 28th, 2016

Clarence_Thomas_official_SCOTUS_portraitStop not justified

Evidence not excluded

Attenuation

Opinion

Dollar General Corp. v. Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians (June 23, 2016)

June 27th, 2016

300px-Supreme_Court_US_2016jpgTribe’s jurisdiction

Over store on trial lands

Affirmed by split Court

Opinion

Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin (June 23, 2016)

June 27th, 2016

Anthony_Kennedy_official_SCOTUS_portraitOh, it’s you again.

UT’s plan passes muster.

Again.  We mean it

Opinion

Mathis v. United States (June 23, 2016)

June 26th, 2016

220px-Elena_Kagan_official_SCOTUS_portraitFor enhanced sentence

Iowa burglary law

Is too broad to use

Opinion

Birchfield v. North Dakota (June 23, 2016)

June 25th, 2016

samuel alitoYou can be punished

For refusing a breath test

Blood test?  Not so much

Opinion

Cuozzo Speed Technologies, LLC v. Lee (June 20, 2016)

June 25th, 2016

Stephen_Breyer,_SCOTUS_photo_portraitPatent Office rules

Regarding claim construction

Within discretion

Opinion

Utah v. Strieff (June 20, 2016)

June 24th, 2016

Clarence_Thomas_official_SCOTUS_portraitStop not justified

No exclusionary rule

Attenuation

Opinion