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Bankruptcy Case Law RALEIGH, CHAPTER 7 TRUSTEE FOR THE ESTATE OF STOECKER v. ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE – Supreme Court of United States

530 U.S. 15 (2000)RALEIGH, CHAPTER 7 TRUSTEE FOR THE ESTATE OF STOECKERv.ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF REVENUENo. 99-387.United States Supreme Court.Argued April 17, 2000.Decided May 30, 2000.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT Souter, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court.Robert Radasevich argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the [...]

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Bankruptcy Case Law MIDLANTIC NATIONAL BANK v. NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION – Supreme Court of United States

474 U.S. 494 (1986)MIDLANTIC NATIONAL BANKv.NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTIONNo. 84-801.Supreme Court of United States.Argued October 16, 1985Decided January 27, 1986[*]CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE THIRD CIRCUIT A. Dennis Terrell argued the cause for petitioner in No. 84-801. With him on the brief was Kenneth S. Kasper. William F. [...]

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Bankruptcy Case Law COOTER & GELL v. HARTMARX CORP. et al. – Supreme Court of United States

496 U.S. 384 (1990)COOTER & GELLv.HARTMARX CORP. ET AL.No. 89-275.Supreme Court of United States.Argued February 20, 1990Decided June 11, 1990CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT Stephen A. Saltzburg argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the briefs were Dale A. Cooter and Donna S. Mangold.Richard J. [...]

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Bankruptcy Case Law CONNECTICUT NATIONAL BANK v. GERMAIN – Supreme Court of United States

503 U.S. 249 (1992)CONNECTICUT NATIONAL BANKv.GERMAIN,TRUSTEE FOR THE ESTATE OF O'SULLIVAN'S FUEL OIL CO., INC.No. 90-1791.United States Supreme Court.Argued January 21, 1992.Decided March 9, 1992.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SECOND CIRCUITThomas, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Rehnquist, C. J., and Scalia, Kennedy, and Souter, JJ., joined. [...]

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Bankruptcy Case Law TKOKOSZKA v. BELFORD – Supreme Court of United States

417 U.S. 642 (1974)KOKOSZKAv.BELFORD, TRUSTEE IN BANKRUPTCY.No. 73-5265.Supreme Court of United States.Argued April 22, 1974.Decided June 19, 1974.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SECOND CIRCUIT.Thomas R. Adams argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the briefs were Joanne S. Faulkner, Joseph Dean Garrison, Jr., Frederick W. Danforth, Jr., John T. [...]

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Bankruptcy Case Law THOMPSON v. MAGNOLIA PETROLEUM CO. et al. – Supreme Court of United States

309 U.S. 478 (1940)THOMPSON, TRUSTEE,v.MAGNOLIA PETROLEUM CO. ET AL.No. 481.Supreme Court of United States.Argued February 28, 1940.Decided March 25, 1940.CERTIORARI TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT. Mr. Thomas T. Railey for petitioner.Messrs. Craig Van Meter and Thomas H. Cobbs, with whom Messrs. Fred H. Kelly, Wm. H. Armstrong, and Walace Hawkins [...]

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Bankruptcy Case Law ISAACS, TRUSTEE IN BANKRUPTCY OF THE ESTATE OF HENRIETTA E. CUNNINGHAM, BANKRUPT v. HOBBS TIE & TIMBER COMPANY – Supreme Court of United States

282 U.S. 734 (1931)ISAACS, TRUSTEE IN BANKRUPTCY OF THE ESTATE OF HENRIETTA E. CUNNINGHAM, BANKRUPT,v.HOBBS TIE & TIMBER COMPANY.No. 72.Supreme Court of United States.Argued January 23, 26, 1931.Decided February 24, 1931.CERTIFICATE FROM THE CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT. Mr. William R. Watkins for Isaacs, Trustee.Mr. John R. Duty, with whom Messrs. Claude [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law CHEEK v. UNITED STATES – Supreme Court of United States

498 U.S. 192 (1991)CHEEKv.UNITED STATES.No. 89-658.Supreme Court of the United States.Argued October 3, 1990.Decided January 8, 1991.CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT William R. Coulson argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the briefs was Susan M. Keegan.Edwin S. Kneedler argued the cause for the United States. With [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law SANDSTROM v. MONTANA – Supreme Court of United States

442 U.S. 510 (1979)SANDSTROMv.MONTANA.No. 78-5384.Supreme Court of United States.Argued April 18, 1979.Decided June 18, 1979.CERTIORARI TO THE SUPREME COURT OF MONTANA. Byron W. Boggs, by appointment of the Court, 439 U. S. 1126, argued the cause and filed a brief for petitioner.Michael T. Greely, Attorney General of Montana, argued the cause for respondent. With him [...]

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Criminal Law Case Law EWING v. CALIFORNIA – Supreme Court of United States

538 U.S. 11 (2003)EWINGv.CALIFORNIA.No. 01-6978.Supreme Court of United States.Argued November 5, 2002.Decided March 5, 2003.CERTIORARI TO THE COURT OF APPEAL OF CALIFORNIA, SECOND APPELLATE DISTRICT. O'CONNOR, J., announced the judgment of the Court and delivered an opinion, in which REHNQUIST, C. J., and KENNEDY, J., joined. SCALIA, J., post, p. 31, and THOMAS, J., post, [...]

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