19 Cited authorities

  1. United States v. Salerno

    481 U.S. 739 (1987)   Cited 4,109 times   14 Legal Analyses
    Holding the Bail Reform Act of 1984 did not facially violate the Due Process Clause of the Fifth Amendment and, noting in support of its conclusion, it had previously "found no absolute constitutional barrier to detention of potentially dangerous resident aliens pending deportation proceedings"
  2. Washington v. Glucksberg

    521 U.S. 702 (1997)   Cited 2,088 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that courts should precisely define purported substantive due process rights to direct and restrain exposition of the Due Process Clause
  3. Roe v. Wade

    410 U.S. 113 (1973)   Cited 3,805 times   12 Legal Analyses
    Holding that end of pregnancy did not moot the case because the plaintiff was capable of becoming pregnant again
  4. Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pa. v. Casey

    505 U.S. 833 (1992)   Cited 1,645 times   21 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "a State may not prohibit any woman from making the ultimate decision to terminate her pregnancy before viability"
  5. Lawrence v. Texas

    539 U.S. 558 (2003)   Cited 1,001 times   34 Legal Analyses
    Holding that persons in a homosexual relationship may seek autonomy in their consensual sexual conduct in the home just as heterosexual persons do
  6. Obergefell v. Hodges

    135 S. Ct. 2584 (2015)   Cited 541 times   54 Legal Analyses
    Holding that laws prohibiting same-sex marriage "impos[e] disability on gays and lesbians"
  7. Cruzan ex rel. Cruzan v. Director, Missouri Department of Health

    497 U.S. 261 (1990)   Cited 696 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a "person has a constitutionally protected liberty interest in refusing unwanted medical treatment"
  8. Vacco v. Quill

    521 U.S. 793 (1997)   Cited 410 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that New York's assisted suicide law had a rational basis, therefore comporting with equal protection, despite its controversy among medical experts
  9. Immuno Ag. v. Moor-Jankowski

    77 N.Y.2d 235 (N.Y. 1991)   Cited 331 times
    Holding that the New York State Constitution independently provides protection for statements of opinion greater than those required by the First Amendment
  10. Rivers v. Katz

    67 N.Y.2d 485 (N.Y. 1986)   Cited 248 times
    Establishing the right of mentally incompetent persons to refuse certain drugs