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Personal Injury Case Law RAINES, DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET, et al. v. BYRD et al. – Supreme Court of United States

521 U.S. 811 (1997)RAINES, DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET, et al.v.BYRD et al.No. 96-1671.United States Supreme Court.Argued May 27, 1997.Decided June 26, 1997.APPEAL FROM THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Rehnquist, C. J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which O'Connor, Scalia, Kennedy, Thomas, and Ginsburg, JJ., joined. Souter, [...]

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Personal Injury Case Law CITY OF LOS ANGELES v. LYONS – Supreme Court of United States

461 U.S. 95 (1983)CITY OF LOS ANGELESv.LYONSNo. 81-1064.Supreme Court of United States.Argued November 2, 1982.Decided April 20, 1983.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT Frederick N. Merkin argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the briefs were Ira Reiner and Lewis N. Unger.Michael R. Mitchell argued the cause for [...]

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Personal Injury Case Law SIERRA CLUB v. MORTON, SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR, et al. – Supreme Court of United States

405 U.S. 727 (1972)SIERRA CLUBv.MORTON, SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR, ET AL.No. 70-34.Supreme Court of United States.Argued November 17, 1971.Decided April 19, 1972.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT.Leland R. Selna, Jr., argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the briefs was Matthew P. Mitchell. Solicitor General Griswold argued the [...]

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Personal Injury Case Law W. JONES v. BLANAS. – Court of Appeals of United States

393 F.3d 918 (2004)Oscar W. JONES, Plaintiff-Appellant,v.Lou BLANAS; County of Sacramento, Defendants-Appellees.No. 02-17148.United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.Argued and Submitted November 1, 2004.Filed December 27, 2004. Grace K. Won and Darrell A. Fruth, Farella Braun + Martel LLP, San Francisco, CA, for the plaintiff-appellant.David A. Melton, Porter, Scott, Weiberg & Delehant, Sacramento, CA, for [...]

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Personal Injury Case Law BAKER et al. v. CARR et al. – Court of Appeals of United States

369 U.S. 186 (1962)BAKER ET AL.v.CARR ET AL.No. 6.Supreme Court of United States.Argued April 19-20, 1961.Set for reargument May 1, 1961.Reargued October 9, 1961.Decided March 26, 1962.APPEAL FROM THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF TENNESSEE.Charles S. Rhyne and Z. T. Osborn, Jr. reargued the cause for appellants. With them on the [...]

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Personal Injury Case Law E. LICARI v. L. ELLIOTT – Court of Appeals of the State of New York

57 N.Y.2d 230 (1982)Nicholas E. Licari, Appellant, et al., Plaintiff,v.Arthur L. Elliott, Respondent.Court of Appeals of the State of New York.Argued September 7, 1982.Decided October 14, 1982.Julio J. Marino for appellant.Alexander J. Wulwick and L. Kevin Sheridan for respondent.Robert H. Silk for New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Inc., amicus curiae.Chief Judge COOKE and Judges [...]

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Personal Injury Case Law GERTZ v. ROBERT WELCH, INC. – Supreme Court of United States

418 U.S. 323 (1974)GERTZv.ROBERT WELCH, Inc.No. 72-617.Supreme Court of United States.Argued November 14, 1973.Decided June 25, 1974.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT. Wayne B. Giampietro argued the cause and filed briefs for petitioner.Clyde J. Watts argued the cause and filed a brief for respondent.MR. JUSTICE POWELL delivered the opinion [...]

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Personal Injury Case Law VALLEY FORGE CHRISTIAN COLLEGE v. AMERICANS UNITED FOR SEPARATION OF CHURCH AND STATE, INC., et al. – Supreme Court of United States

454 U.S. 464 (1982)VALLEY FORGE CHRISTIAN COLLEGEv.AMERICANS UNITED FOR SEPARATION OF CHURCH AND STATE, INC., ET AL.No. 80-327.Supreme Court of United States.Argued November 4, 1981Decided January 12, 1982CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE THIRD CIRCUIT C. Clark Hodgson, Jr., argued the cause and filed a brief for petitioner.Solicitor General Lee argued [...]

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Personal Injury Case Law ZUCKERMAN v. CITY OF NEW YORK et al. – Court of Appeals of the State of New York

49 N.Y.2d 557 (1980)Muriel Zuckerman, Plaintiff,v.City of New York et al., Respondents, New York City Transit Authority, Appellant, et al., Defendant.Court of Appeals of the State of New York.Argued February 7, 1980.Decided April 1, 1980.Kenneth J. Chertoff, Helen R. Cassidy and John A. Murray for appellant.Allen G. Schwartz, Corporation Counsel (Bernard Abel and L. Kevin [...]

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Personal Injury Case Law BURGER KING CORP v. RUDZEWICZ – Supreme Court of United States

471 U.S. 462 (1985)BURGER KING CORP.v.RUDZEWICZNo. 83-2097.Supreme Court of United States.Argued January 8, 1985Decided May 20, 1985APPEAL FROM THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE ELEVENTH CIRCUIT Joel S. Perwin argued the cause and filed briefs for appellant.Thomas H. Oehmke argued the cause and filed a brief for appellee.JUSTICE BRENNAN delivered the opinion of [...]

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