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Now displaying: October, 2015
Oct 27, 2015
Hirabayashi v. United States (1943) Upholding curfews of Japanese Americans Yasui v. United States (1943).  A companion case of Hirabayashi. Korematsu v. United States (1944).  Upholding the constitutionality of removal of Japanese Americans from the west coast. Ex Parte Endo (1944).  Finding that detention of loyal Japanese Americans was not authorized.
Oct 19, 2015
Question:  Was trial counsel constitutionally ineffective for failing to review a 1991 scientific paper on comparative lead bullet analysis?  
Oct 6, 2015
Can the people of a state, through amendment of the state constitution, give power to establish legislative districts to an independent commission and not the state legislature? This was an effort to Arizona to stop the practice of Gerrymandering.  
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