A COURT IS NOT A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION
- Whose right to die? Emanuel, Ezekiel // Atlantic;Mar1997, Vol. 279 Issue 3, p73
The article highlights the debate over the legalization of physician-assisted suicide and voluntary euthanasia in America. The decision of the Second and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeals in striking down state laws in New York and Washington that forbid physician-assisted suicide is highlighted....
- U.S. Supreme Court Delivers Bad News to Many Families in Case That Lengthens the Cue for Aged-out Children. Phulwani, Michael; Nachman, David H.; Singh, Rabindra K. // Desi Talk;6/27/2014, Vol. 18 Issue 26, p28
The article reports that in the case Scialabba v. Cuellar de Osorio, a U.S. Supreme Court ruled against thousands of aspiring young immigrants who were included on their parents' visa petitions as minors, but who turned 21.
- The Risks of Ambiguous Handbooks. Hatch, D. Diane; Hall, James E.; Kobata, Mark T. // Workforce (10928332);Mar2003, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p65
Presents the supreme court case Baril versus Aiken Regional Medical Centers in the U.S. Details on the case; Background on the offense of nurse Marolyn Baril; Decision of court towards the case.
- SCHOLASTIC JOURNALISM LAW. Appel, Gerry // Communication: Journalism Education Today;Spring2008, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p14
The article presents a query on whether the U.S. Supreme Court decision on case of Morse vs Frederick on June 25, 2007 protects students from expression laws.
- Morse, et al. v. Frederick. Schaefer, Debra // Communication: Journalism Education Today;Spring2008, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p27
The article offers step-by-step instructions for journalism students simulating the drama during the decision of U.S. Supreme Court case Morse et al vs Frederick.
- Insurers' action betrayed policyholder, court rules. Prince, Michael // Business Insurance;12/24/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 52, p4
Reports on the court ruling concerning betrayal of the insurer's fiduciary duty to its insured in the United States. Basis of the court ruling; Reference to the Lockwood International B.V. versus Volm Bag Co. Inc. case; Terms and agreement of the deal between both companies.
- Legalizing physician-assisted suicide: Michigan and Oregon. // Brown University Long-Term Care Quality Advisor;4/29/96, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p5
Reports on the debate on assisted suicide in Michigan and Oregon. Attitudes of physicians on euthanasia in Michigan; Oregon's 1994 Death with Dignity Act. INSET: Editor's note, by David A. Levine..
- Judges who support the right to die. Epps, Garrett // U.S. News & World Report;01/13/97, Vol. 122 Issue 1, p28
Profiles two judges who are outspoken about a person's right to die. Roger Miner of the US Second Court of Appeals; His ruling on the case Vacco v. Quill; The significance of the case Compassion in Dying v. Washington; Judge Stephen Reinhardt; His passion for liberalism.
- in brief. // Commercial Carrier Journal;Jan2011, Vol. 168 Issue 1, p28
This section offers news briefs related to the U.S. transportation industry including a ruling by a U.S. district judge in Arkansas on ABF Freight System's lawsuit against YRC Worldwide Inc. and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters over a concessions agreement, the decision of the U.S....