Supreme Court Will Not Reexamine Doctrine That Shields Police In Misconduct Suits
Appointed by President Warren G. Harding, Chief Justice William H. Taft is the only individual to have served as both the President of the United States (1909 – 1913) and Chief Justice of the U.S. Charles Hughes was nominated to be the eleventh Chief Justice by President Herbert Hoover in 1930. Chief Justice Hughes had been the Republican nominee for the 1916 U.S. presidential election, dropping by a small margin to Woodrow Wilson, and he had also served as an associate justice on the U.S. The Hughes Court was identified for upholding laws defending civil rights and civil liberties, and for resisting President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s try to pack the Court in 1937 by way of the Judiciary Reorganization Bill. After the unsuccessful try to pack the Court, Justice Owen Roberts, who had previously sided with the conservative justices, started to vote with the liberal justices.
Click the case number to open the opinion within the State of Oregon Law Library Digital Collection. Search outcomes are primarily based on the case number and will show any paperwork associated with the case which are out there. The Board of Professional Responsibility (“the Board”) filed a Petition for Discipline against James MacDonald (“Attorney”) based mostly on a single grievance arising from his illustration of Michael Huddleston. Thereafter, the Board filed a petition for evaluate of the Panel’s determination in the Knox County Chancery Court.
Attorney sought evaluation on this Court, … Read More