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What was the US Supreme Court case Katz v. United States?

Charles Katz was convicted in California of illegal gambling. He had used a public pay phone booth in Los Angeles to place bets in Miami and Boston. Unbeknownst to Katz, the F (MORE)

Who argues for the United States before the Supreme Court?

When the United States is party to a case in the Supreme Court, it is represented by the office of the US Solicitor General. The Solicitor General's office is under the US Att (MORE)

Supreme court ruling of Doggett v United states?

This U.S Supreme court ruling held that an 8 1/2 year delay in between indictment and arrest constituted a 6th Amendment violation of his right to a speedy trial because: 1.) (MORE)

How many democrats are on the United States Supreme Court how many republicans?

Supreme court members are classified not by party (officially they must be politically neutral) but the may be classified by their judicial leanings:    John Robert (Co (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

Who is the current chief justice of the United States Supreme court?

Chief Justice of the United States is John Glover Roberts, Jr.    Former President George W. Bush nominated Roberts as Chief Justice  of the United States, to succeed th (MORE)

What was the Supreme Court case New York Times v United States about?

New York Times v. United States, 403 US 713 (1971)    The New York Times and The Washington Post had acquired copies of a classified Department of Defense document, "Hi (MORE)

Who serves as the United States' lawyer in Supreme Court cases?

When the United States is party to a case in the Supreme Court, it is represented by the office of the US Solicitor General. The Solicitor General's office is under the US Att (MORE)