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1Press-Enterprise Co. v. Superior Court84-1560478 U.S. 119861986-02-261986-06-30 First Amendment,Sixth Amendment,Fourteenth Amendment,Article I,Bill of Rights,jury selection,murder,privacy,probable cause
2Thornburg v. Gingles83-1968478 U.S. 3019861985-12-041986-06-30 Fourteenth Amendment,Fifteenth Amendment,Civil Procedure,patent,racial discrimination,Reapportionment,Voting Rights Act of 1965
3Davis v. Bandemer84-1244478 U.S. 10919861985-10-071986-06-30 Fourteenth Amendment,Fifteenth Amendment,Article I,Equal Protection Clause,judicial review,racial discrimination,Reapportionment,separation of powers,Voting Rights Act of 1965
4Bowers v. Hardwick85-140478 U.S. 18619861986-03-311986-06-30 First Amendment,Fourth Amendment,Eighth Amendment,Ninth Amendment,Fourteenth Amendment,Bill of Rights,Civil Procedure,Due Process,Equal Protection Clause,Miranda,murder,patent,privacy,probable cause,public education
5Japan Whaling Assn. v. American Cetacean Soc.85-954478 U.S. 22119861986-04-301986-06-30 abuse of discretion,Administrative Procedure,endangered species,judicial review,Natural Resources,threatened species
6Acosta v. Louisiana Dept. of HHS85-1500478 U.S. 25119860000-00-001986-06-30 Appellate Procedure,Civil Procedure,EPA,Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
7Allen v. Hardy85-6593478 U.S. 25519860000-00-001986-06-30 Sixth Amendment,criminal procedure,Equal Protection Clause,habeas,habeas corpus,jury selection,murder,probable cause
8Papasan v. Allain85-499478 U.S. 26519861986-04-221986-07-07 Ninth Amendment,Eleventh Amendment,Fourteenth Amendment,ADA,Civil Procedure,Equal Protection Clause,Federal Rules of Civil Procedure,immunity from suit,public education,public schools,sovereign immunity,stare decisis
9Library Of Congress v. Shaw85-54478 U.S. 31019861986-02-241986-07-01 Fifth Amendment,42 U.S.C. 2000e,Age Discrimination in Employment Act,Civil Rights Act,Civil Rights Act of 1964,Discrimination in Employment,Federal Tort Claims,immunity from suit,Indians,racial discrimination,sovereign immunity,Title VII
10Posadas de Puerto Rico Ass. v. Tourism Co. of PR84-1903478 U.S. 32819861986-04-281986-07-01 First Amendment,Fourteenth Amendment,ADA,Civil Procedure,Due Process,Equal Protection Clause,judicial review,RICO
11Allen v. Illinois85-5404478 U.S. 36419861986-04-301986-07-01 Fifth Amendment,Sixth Amendment,Fourteenth Amendment,criminal procedure,Due Process,murder,probable cause,Self-Incrimination
12Bazemore v. Friday85-93478 U.S. 38519861986-04-221986-07-01 Fourteenth Amendment,42 U.S.C. 2000e,Civil Procedure,Civil Rights Act,Civil Rights Act of 1964,Indians,jury selection,public schools,racial discrimination,racial segregation,Title VII
13Local 28 v. EEOC84-1656478 U.S. 42119861986-02-251986-07-02 Fifth Amendment,42 U.S.C. 2000e,9 U.S.C. 1,abuse of discretion,Affirmative Action,attorney fees,Civil Rights Act,Civil Rights Act of 1964,Due Process,equitable relief,National Labor Relations Act,racial discrimination,racial preferences,racial segregation,res judicata,Title VII,Voting Rights Act of 1965
14Firefighters v. Cleveland84-1999478 U.S. 50119861986-02-251986-07-02 Fourteenth Amendment,42 U.S.C. 2000e,abuse of discretion,Affirmative Action,Civil Procedure,Civil Rights Act,Civil Rights Act of 1964,Defamation,EPA,Equal Protection Clause,equitable relief,Natural Resources,racial discrimination,racial preferences,racial segregation,stare decisis,Title VII
15Pennsylvania v. Del. Valley Citizens' Council85-5478 U.S. 54619861986-03-031986-07-02
16Rose v. Clark84-1974478 U.S. 57019861986-03-241986-07-02 Fourth Amendment,Fifth Amendment,Sixth Amendment,Fourteenth Amendment,Due Process,habeas,habeas corpus,harmless error,harmless-error,jury selection,Miranda,murder,racial discrimination
17United States v. James85-434478 U.S. 59719861986-04-211986-07-02 Fifth Amendment,absolute immunity,Federal Tort Claims,property rights,sovereign immunity,Takings Clause
18Baker v. General Motors Corp.85-117478 U.S. 62119861986-04-021986-07-02 9 U.S.C. 1,judicial review,National Labor Relations Act,NLRA,Section 7 of the National Labor Relations Act,Social Security Act
19Randall v. Loftsgaarden85-519478 U.S. 64719861986-04-021986-07-02 Internal Revenue Code,Securities Act of 1933
20Bethel School District No. 403 v. Fraser84-1667478 U.S. 67519861986-03-031986-07-07 First Amendment,Fourteenth Amendment,Due Process,patent,public education,public schools,student speech
21Arcara v. Cloud Books, Inc.85-437478 U.S. 69719861986-04-291986-07-07 First Amendment,Fourteenth Amendment,Fair Labor Standards Act,National Labor Relations Act,protected activities
22Bowsher v. Synar85-1377478 U.S. 71419861986-04-231986-07-07 Administrative Procedure,Appointments Clause,Article I,Article I of the Constitution,Immigration and Nationality Act,Impeachment Clause,judicial review,Legislative Veto,Necessary and Proper,Presentment Clause,separation of powers
23University Of Tennessee v. Elliott85-588478 U.S. 78819861986-04-211986-07-07 Fourteenth Amendment,42 U.S.C. 2000e,Administrative Procedure,Civil Rights Act,Civil Rights Act of 1964,Full Faith and Credit,Full Faith and Credit Clause,judicial review,res judicata,Title VII
24Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Thompson85-619478 U.S. 80419861986-04-281986-07-07 28 U.S.C. 1441,9 U.S.C. 1,Article I,Employee Retirement Income Security Act,Federalism,Judicial Power,National Labor Relations Act,Natural Resources
25Commodity Futures Trading Comm'n v. Schor85-621478 U.S. 83319861986-04-291986-07-07 Administrative Procedure,Article I,Bankruptcy,Civil Procedure,habeas,habeas corpus,judicial review,Natural Resources,separation of powers
26KANSAS GAS AND ELEC. CO. v. BROCK478 U.S. 101119860000-00-000000-00-00
27MICHIGAN v. ESSA478 U.S. 101219860000-00-000000-00-00 Fourth Amendment,warrantless search
28HUFFINGTON v. MARYLAND478 U.S. 102319860000-00-000000-00-00 Fourteenth Amendment,murder
29ROOK v. RICE478 U.S. 104019860000-00-000000-00-00 Fourteenth Amendment,Death Penalty,habeas,habeas corpus
30DAVIS v. WAINWRIGHT478 U.S. 104419860000-00-000000-00-00 habeas,habeas corpus,probable cause
31STEWART v. WAINWRIGHT478 U.S. 105019860000-00-000000-00-00 Fourteenth Amendment,habeas,habeas corpus,ineffective assistance of counsel,murder
32Araneta v. United StatesA-18478 U.S. 130119860000-00-001986-07-19 Fifth Amendment
33Mikutaitis v. United StatesA-195478 U.S. 130619860000-00-001986-09-17 Fifth Amendment
34PRUDENTIAL FEDERAL SAVINGS AND LOAN ASS'N v. FLANI478 U.S. 131119860000-00-000000-00-00

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