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The Constitutional Nature Of The United States Tax Court, Brant J. Hellwig Jan 2016

The Constitutional Nature Of The United States Tax Court, Brant J. Hellwig

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Brief Of Reporter And Advisers To Restatement (Third) Restitution And Unjust Enrichment, As Amici Curiae In Support Of Respondent, Doug Rendleman, Douglas Laycock Nov 2011

Brief Of Reporter And Advisers To Restatement (Third) Restitution And Unjust Enrichment, As Amici Curiae In Support Of Respondent, Doug Rendleman, Douglas Laycock

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Restitution may be a casualty in a collision with the constitutional law of standing. Article III is traditionally said to require an “injury in fact” for standing to be a plaintiff in federal court. Edwards, who alleges that First American paid a bribe or kickback in violation of the federal Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, seeks to recover the statutory penalty. Defendant argues that even if it violated the Act, Edwards suffered no “injury in fact.” Our amicus brief in support of Edwards alerts the Supreme Court to the many restitutionary claims either for a wrongdoer’s profits or to ...


Getting The Framers Wrong: A Response To Professor Geoffrey Stone, Samuel W. Calhoun Jan 2009

Getting The Framers Wrong: A Response To Professor Geoffrey Stone, Samuel W. Calhoun

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Professor Geoffrey Stone’s Essay, The World of the Framers: A Christian Nation?, seeks to state “the truth about . . . what [the Framers] believed, and about what they aspired to when they created this nation.” Doing so will accomplish Professor Stone’s main objective, helping us to understand what “the Constitution allows” on a host of controversial public policy issues.3 Regrettably, Professor Stone’s effort is unsuccessful. Although he clearly tried to be fair in his historical account,4 the Essay ultimately presents a misleading view of the Framers’ perspective on the proper relationship between religion and the state.


California V. Greenwood, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1987

California V. Greenwood, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Honig V. Doe, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1987

Honig V. Doe, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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United States V. Johnson, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1986

United States V. Johnson, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Griffin V. Wisconsin, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1986

Griffin V. Wisconsin, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Arizona V. Hicks, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1986

Arizona V. Hicks, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Colorado V. Bertine, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1986

Colorado V. Bertine, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Illinois V. Krull, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1986

Illinois V. Krull, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Bowen V. Gilliard, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1986

Bowen V. Gilliard, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Nollan V. California Coastal Commission, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1986

Nollan V. California Coastal Commission, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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United States V. Paradise, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1986

United States V. Paradise, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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California V. Ciraolo, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1985

California V. Ciraolo, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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New York V. Class, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1985

New York V. Class, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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National Farmers Union Insurance Cos. V. Crow Tribe Of Indians, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1984

National Farmers Union Insurance Cos. V. Crow Tribe Of Indians, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Winston V. Lee, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1984

Winston V. Lee, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Tennessee V. Garner, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1984

Tennessee V. Garner, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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New Jersey V. T.L.O., Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1984

New Jersey V. T.L.O., Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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City Of Cleburne, Texas V. Cleburne Living Center Inc., Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1984

City Of Cleburne, Texas V. Cleburne Living Center Inc., Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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School Committee Of The Town Of Burlington V. Department Of Education Of Massachusetts, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1984

School Committee Of The Town Of Burlington V. Department Of Education Of Massachusetts, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Montana V. Blackfeet Tribe Of Indians, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1984

Montana V. Blackfeet Tribe Of Indians, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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United States V. Sharpe, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1984

United States V. Sharpe, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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United States V. Hensley, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1984

United States V. Hensley, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Solem V. Bartlett, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1983

Solem V. Bartlett, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Welsh V. Wisconsin, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1983

Welsh V. Wisconsin, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Michigan V. Clifford, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1983

Michigan V. Clifford, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Patton V. Yount, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1983

Patton V. Yount, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Kirkpatrick V. Christian Home Of Abilene, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1983

Kirkpatrick V. Christian Home Of Abilene, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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Oliver V. United States, Lewis F. Powell Jr. Oct 1983

Oliver V. United States, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

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