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Summary Of State V. Bennett, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 63, Shane Jasmine Young Dec 2003

Summary Of State V. Bennett, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 63, Shane Jasmine Young

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

Appeal and cross-appeal from a district court order granting in part and denying in part Defendant’s post-conviction petition for a writ of habeas corpus in a capital case.


Summary Of Barry V. Lindner, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 45, Matt Wagner Dec 2003

Summary Of Barry V. Lindner, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 45, Matt Wagner

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

No abstract provided.


Summary Of Seres V. Lerner, 120 Nev. Adv. Op. 95, Sally L. Galati Dec 2003

Summary Of Seres V. Lerner, 120 Nev. Adv. Op. 95, Sally L. Galati

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

The sister of a manslaughter victim, on her mother’s behalf, brought an action against the felon, who wrote a book regarding the killing of the victim, seeking to recover the felon’s book proceeds under the Nevada “Son of Sam” law. The district court found the applicable Nevada statute to be unconstitutional and dismissed the plaintiff’s action. Plaintiff appealed.


Summary Of Smith V. State, 120 Nev. Adv. Op. 96, Sally L. Galati Dec 2003

Summary Of Smith V. State, 120 Nev. Adv. Op. 96, Sally L. Galati

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

Defendant appealed from a judgment of conviction for one count of burglary following a jury verdict. Defendant’s primary contention was that the district court erred in refusing his proffered jury instruction on the lesser crime of trespass.


Salt Equalizer, Vol. 2003, Issue 4, Society Of American Law Teachers Nov 2003

Salt Equalizer, Vol. 2003, Issue 4, Society Of American Law Teachers

SALT Equalizer

Margalynne Armstrong, The SALT Annual Awards Dinner to Honor Quigley, Lewis, at 1.

Michael Rooke-Ley, SALT, FAIR Sue Department of Defense over Solomon Amendment, at 1.

Raleigh Hanna Levine, Introducing SALT’s New Co-Presidents, at 2.

Paula C. Johnson & Michael Rooke-Ley, Co-Presidents’ Column, at 3.

Eileen Kaufman, SALT Bar Exam Workshop, at 4.

Sally Simpson, The Community Legal Access BarAlt Program, at 4.

Andrea Curcio & Clark D. Cunningham, Georgia’s Public Service Bar Exam Alternative, at 5.

Marjorie M. Shultz & Sheldon Zedeck, Identification and Development of Predictors for Successful Lawyering, at 5.

Alan Treleaven, British Columbia’s Bar Admission Program ...


Employer Tros Are All The Rage: A New Approach To Workplace Violence, Kyle Riley Sep 2003

Employer Tros Are All The Rage: A New Approach To Workplace Violence, Kyle Riley

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Malignant Democracy: Core Fallacies Underlying Election Of The Judiciary, Jeffrey W. Stempel Sep 2003

Malignant Democracy: Core Fallacies Underlying Election Of The Judiciary, Jeffrey W. Stempel

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Judicial Selection And Evaluation, Center For Democratic Culture At Unlv Sep 2003

Judicial Selection And Evaluation, Center For Democratic Culture At Unlv

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Public Financing Of Judicial Campaigns: Practices And Prospects , Michael W. Bowers Sep 2003

Public Financing Of Judicial Campaigns: Practices And Prospects , Michael W. Bowers

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Section 1446(B) Federal Removal Jurisdiction And The Thirty-Day Clock: Should A Motion To Amend Trigger The Time Bomb?, Briant S. Platt Sep 2003

Section 1446(B) Federal Removal Jurisdiction And The Thirty-Day Clock: Should A Motion To Amend Trigger The Time Bomb?, Briant S. Platt

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


In The Stream Of The Commerce Clause: Revisiting Asahi In The Wake Of Lopez And Morrison, Andrew Kurvers Spalding Sep 2003

In The Stream Of The Commerce Clause: Revisiting Asahi In The Wake Of Lopez And Morrison, Andrew Kurvers Spalding

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Shutting The Barn Door Before The Horse Is Stolen: How And Why State Public Utility Commissions Should Regulate Transactions Between A Public Utility And Its Affiliates, Judy Sheldrew Sep 2003

Shutting The Barn Door Before The Horse Is Stolen: How And Why State Public Utility Commissions Should Regulate Transactions Between A Public Utility And Its Affiliates, Judy Sheldrew

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Summary Of Camacho V. State, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 47, Hilary Barrett Aug 2003

Summary Of Camacho V. State, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 47, Hilary Barrett

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

Appeal from a judgment of conviction and sentence entered after a guilty plea.


Summary Of Dayside Inc. V. District Court, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 48, Nevada Law Journal Aug 2003

Summary Of Dayside Inc. V. District Court, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 48, Nevada Law Journal

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

General contractor’s petition for writ of mandamus or certiorari against partial summary judgment granted by the First Judicial District Court, State of Nevada, dismissing mechanic’s lien against property owner.


Summary Of Dayside Inc. V. District Court, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 48, Nevada Law Journal Aug 2003

Summary Of Dayside Inc. V. District Court, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 48, Nevada Law Journal

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

General contractor’s petition for writ of mandamus or certiorari against partial summary judgment granted by the First Judicial District Court, State of Nevada, dismissing mechanic’s lien against property owner.


Summary Of Maki V. Chong, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 46, Hilary Barrett Aug 2003

Summary Of Maki V. Chong, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 46, Hilary Barrett

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

Appeal from a district court order applying the statutory homestead exemption to a debtor’s real property.


Summary Of Keife V. Logan, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 41, James Davis Aug 2003

Summary Of Keife V. Logan, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 41, James Davis

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

Appeal from an order of the Second Judicial District Court, State of Nevada, finding that Defendant and underlying landowner was the rightful owner of a former railroad right-of-way under 43 U.S.C.S. §912, because the underlying landowner had purchased the underlying land and right-of-way from the railroad, which had been granted the right-of-way by the United States.


Summary Of Schneider V. County Of Elko, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 43, Hilary Barrett Aug 2003

Summary Of Schneider V. County Of Elko, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 43, Hilary Barrett

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

Appeal from a district court order dismissing a property owner’s complaint for failure to state a claim upon which relief can be granted.


Summary Of Evans V. Samuels, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 42, Hilary Barrett Aug 2003

Summary Of Evans V. Samuels, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 42, Hilary Barrett

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

Appeal from a district court order granting summary judgment in a quiet title action.


Salt Equalizer, Vol. 2003, Issue 3, Society Of American Law Teachers Aug 2003

Salt Equalizer, Vol. 2003, Issue 3, Society Of American Law Teachers

SALT Equalizer

Contents of this issue:

Paula C. Johnson & Michael Rooke-Ley, Co-Presidents' Column, at 1.

Commentary on Lawrence v. Texas, at 2.

Commentary on Grutter v. Bollinger, at 7.

Alicia Alvarez, Supreme Court Roundup, at 15.

Paula C. Johnson & Nancy K. Ota, Nancy and Paula's Excellent Adventure: The First Running of the Princess Cycling Tour, at 17.

Committee News, at 24.


Summary Of State V. Bayard, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 29, Melanie Koep Jun 2003

Summary Of State V. Bayard, 119 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 29, Melanie Koep

Nevada Supreme Court Summaries

Expedited appeal from an order of the Second Judicial District Court, State of Nevada, granting a motion to suppress evidence of narcotics obtained by searching defendant after arrest for two minor traffic violations.-flas


Salt Equalizer, Vol. 2003, Issue 2, Society Of American Law Teachers Apr 2003

Salt Equalizer, Vol. 2003, Issue 2, Society Of American Law Teachers

SALT Equalizer

Contents of this issue:

In the Court, In the Media, In Their Schools, and On the Streets of Washington, D.C., SALT Members Support Affirmative Action in Higher Education, at 1.

Paula C. Johnson & Michael Rooke-Ley, Co-Presidents' Column, at 1.

Molly Kalb & Steve Mallory, Second Annual Norman Amaker Public Interest Law Retreat: Law Students Learn to "Go Out and Catch Some Hell," at 2.

Nik Hua & Jim Nguyen, Fifth Annual Trina Grillo Public Interest and Social Justice Law Retreat: Poverty, Wealth, Status & Inequality: Social Justice Lawyering in Theory and In Practice, at 4.

Angela R. Riley, Reflections from a First-Time Grillo Retreat Participant, at 5.

SALT Board of Governors' Statement on Iraq, at 6.

Special 12-Page Insert: SALT Supports Affirmative Action, at 7.

Sarah Alvarez, Sixteenth Annual Robert M. Cover Retreat: Cold Outside, Warm Inside, at 19.

Beto Juarez, Cover Workshop: Law Teachers Working for Peace, at 20.

Fran Ansley, Membership Committee News: Membership Up; Let's Keep Growing, at 21.

Nancy Cook, Faculty Mentoring Committee News: Off to a Good Start, at 21.

Bob Dinerstein, Judicial Nominations Committee News: Judicial Nominations Continue to Be a Major Battleground, at 22.

Marc Poirier, Solomon Amendments Committee News: Help Wanted, at 23.

Eileen Kaufman, Bar Exams Committee News: SALT Works to Defeat Proposed Increase in a Passing Score on New York Bar Exam ...


Proliferation And Expansion Of America's Airports At The Expense Of Its Treasured Parks And Preserves: Judicial Perversion Of The Term "Use" In Section 4(F) Of The Department Of Transportation Act, Matthew J. Christian Mar 2003

Proliferation And Expansion Of America's Airports At The Expense Of Its Treasured Parks And Preserves: Judicial Perversion Of The Term "Use" In Section 4(F) Of The Department Of Transportation Act, Matthew J. Christian

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


The Enumerated Powers Of States, Robert G. Natelson Mar 2003

The Enumerated Powers Of States, Robert G. Natelson

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


The Canon That Tax Penalties Should Be Strictly Construed, Steve R. Johnson Mar 2003

The Canon That Tax Penalties Should Be Strictly Construed, Steve R. Johnson

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


You Asked For It, You Got It . . . Toy Yoda: Practical Jokes, Prizes, And Contract Law, Keith A. Rowley Mar 2003

You Asked For It, You Got It . . . Toy Yoda: Practical Jokes, Prizes, And Contract Law, Keith A. Rowley

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Night Thoughts: Reflections On The Debate Concerning Same-Sex Marriage, John V. Orth Mar 2003

Night Thoughts: Reflections On The Debate Concerning Same-Sex Marriage, John V. Orth

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Remedying Judicial Foot-In-Mouth Disease: Nevada's Prohibitions Against Judicial Commentary On Evidence And The Rule Of Harmless Error, Andrew F. Dixon Mar 2003

Remedying Judicial Foot-In-Mouth Disease: Nevada's Prohibitions Against Judicial Commentary On Evidence And The Rule Of Harmless Error, Andrew F. Dixon

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


The Ninth Circuit's Message To Nevada: You're Not Getting Any Younger, Kevin Beck Mar 2003

The Ninth Circuit's Message To Nevada: You're Not Getting Any Younger, Kevin Beck

Nevada Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Salt Equalizer, Vol. 2003, Issue 1, Society Of American Law Teachers Feb 2003

Salt Equalizer, Vol. 2003, Issue 1, Society Of American Law Teachers

SALT Equalizer

Contents of this issue:

Howard A. Glickstein, 2002-03 SALT Salary Survey, at 1.