34 Cited authorities

  1. U.S. v. Stevens

    559 U.S. 460 (2010)   Cited 1,158 times   10 Legal Analyses
    Holding law unconstitutional under First Amendment where "impermissible applications ... far outnumber[ed] any permissible ones"
  2. Elrod v. Burns

    427 U.S. 347 (1976)   Cited 4,228 times   7 Legal Analyses
    Holding that local government could not constitutionally base public employment opportunities on political affiliation or nonaffiliation
  3. Hoffman Estates v. Flipside, Hoffman Estates

    455 U.S. 489 (1982)   Cited 3,184 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the possible inhibition of a constitutional right is "perhaps the most important factor"
  4. Grayned v. City of Rockford

    408 U.S. 104 (1972)   Cited 4,719 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a statute's words, even when "marked by flexibility and reasonable breadth, rather than meticulous specificity," are clear based on "what the ordinance as a whole prohibits"
  5. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. v. Federal Communications Commission

    512 U.S. 622 (1994)   Cited 1,294 times   7 Legal Analyses
    Holding that rules that distinguish "based only upon the manner in which speakers transmit their messages to viewers, and not upon the messages they carry" are content-neutral
  6. United States v. Playboy Entertainment Group, Inc.

    529 U.S. 803 (2000)   Cited 833 times   7 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a statute was content based because it “applies only to channels primarily dedicated to sexually explicit adult programming or other programming that is indecent”
  7. Pike v. Bruce Church, Inc.

    397 U.S. 137 (1970)   Cited 1,700 times   27 Legal Analyses
    Holding that where a statute addresses "a legitimate local public interest, and its effects on interstate commerce are only incidental, it will be upheld unless the burden imposed on such commerce is clearly excessive in relation to the putative local benefits"
  8. N.A.A.C.P. v. Button

    371 U.S. 415 (1963)   Cited 2,199 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that Virginia failed to "justify the broad prohibitions" imposed through a barratry law, but enjoining the statute only as applied to the politically oriented litigating efforts of the NAACP
  9. Edgar v. MITE Corp.

    457 U.S. 624 (1982)   Cited 769 times   22 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "matters peculiar to the relationships among or between the corporation and its current officers, directors, and shareholders" are a corporation's internal affairs
  10. Keyishian v. Board of Regents

    385 U.S. 589 (1967)   Cited 1,158 times
    Holding unconstitutional a requirement that college professors sign a pledge indicating they are not members of the Communist Party
  11. Rule 65 - Injunctions and Restraining Orders

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 65   Cited 22,466 times   87 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing court's ability to enter emergency order with less than full adversary hearing and even, in appropriate circumstances, without notice
  12. Rule 5 - Serving and Filing Pleadings and Other Papers

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 5   Cited 22,113 times   16 Legal Analyses
    Allowing service by filing papers with the court's electronic-filing system
  13. Section Amendment IV - Search and Seizure

    U.S. Const. amend. IV   Cited 26,754 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing that "[t]he right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized"
  14. Section Amendment I - Religion and Expression

    U.S. Const. amend. I   Cited 7,111 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing the "right to petition the Government for redress of grievances"
  15. Section 8 - Powers of Congress

    U.S. Const. art. I, § 8   Cited 6,975 times   28 Legal Analyses
    Granting Congress the power to “provide for the common Defence,” to “regulate Commerce with foreign Nations,” and to “establish an uniform Rule of Naturalization”
  16. Section 11-811 - Zoning ordinance; zoning districts; definitions

    Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 11-811   Cited 4 times

    A. Pursuant to this article, the board of supervisors may adopt a zoning ordinance in order to conserve and promote the public health, safety, convenience and general welfare. The zoning ordinance and all rezonings and zoning regulations amendments adopted under this article shall be consistent with and conform to the adopted comprehensive plan. In addition to the other matters that are required or authorized under this section and article 1 of this chapter, the zoning ordinance: 1. Shall show the

  17. Section 13-1425 - Unlawful disclosure of images depicting states of nudity or specific sexual activities; classification; definitions

    Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 13-1425   Cited 1 times

    A. It is unlawful for a person to intentionally disclose an image of another person who is identifiable from the image itself or from information displayed in connection with the image if all of the following apply: 1. The person in the image is depicted in a state of nudity or is engaged in specific sexual activities. 2. The depicted person has a reasonable expectation of privacy. Evidence that a person has sent an image to another person using an electronic device does not, on its own, remove the