53 Cited authorities

  1. Citizens United v. Fed. Election Comm'n

    558 U.S. 310 (2010)   Cited 1,316 times   64 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the government "may not suppress political speech on the basis of the speaker's corporate identity"
  2. Gasperini v. Center for Humanities, Inc.

    518 U.S. 415 (1996)   Cited 2,000 times
    Holding that state law governs the trial court standard for determining whether a verdict is excessive
  3. Baker v. Carr

    369 U.S. 186 (1962)   Cited 4,930 times   10 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the plaintiffs had standing to challenge Tennessee's apportionment of state representatives when that apportionment "effect[ed] a gross disproportion of representation to voting population"
  4. United States v. Windsor

    570 U.S. 744 (2013)   Cited 599 times   88 Legal Analyses
    Holding unconstitutional under the Fifth Amendment a federal law recognizing opposite-sex-sex but not same-sex marriages because its "principal purpose [was] to impose inequality, not for other reasons like governmental efficiency"
  5. Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete Co.

    500 U.S. 614 (1991)   Cited 1,155 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that in a civil case the "exclusion on account of race violates a prospective juror's equal protection rights"
  6. Reynolds v. Sims

    377 U.S. 533 (1964)   Cited 2,659 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "the Equal Protection Clause requires that the seats in both houses of a bicameral state legislature must be apportioned on a population basis"
  7. Bush v. Gore

    531 U.S. 98 (2000)   Cited 462 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that to comply with the Equal Protection Clause, a state must employ adequate and uniform standards when conducting a recount of ballots
  8. N. A. A. C. P. v. Alabama

    357 U.S. 449 (1958)   Cited 1,877 times   7 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "[c]ompelled disclosure of membership in an organization engaged in advocacy of particular beliefs" may violate the First Amendment
  9. Harper v. Virginia Bd. of Elections

    383 U.S. 663 (1966)   Cited 1,002 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding poll tax facially unconstitutional while identifying the specifically pernicious effect such a tax has on those unable to pay it
  10. Trbovich v. Mine Workers

    404 U.S. 528 (1972)   Cited 798 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a union member's interest was not adequately represented by the Secretary of Labor because the Secretary had a "duty to serve two distinct interests, which are related, but not identical:" that of the individual union member and that of the general public
  11. Rule 24 - Intervention

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 24   Cited 7,882 times   25 Legal Analyses
    Granting the right of intervention to qualifying persons "unless existing parties adequately represent" them
  12. Section 401 - Power of court

    18 U.S.C. § 401   Cited 2,006 times   9 Legal Analyses
    Finding of contempt discretionary in Court
  13. Section 659A.403 - Discrimination in place of public accommodation prohibited

    Or. Rev. Stat. § 659A.403   Cited 45 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Prohibiting discrimination "on account of" protected characteristics
  14. Section 659A.400 - Place of public accommodation defined

    Or. Rev. Stat. § 659A.400   Cited 21 times
    Defining places of public accommodation for purposes of ORS 659A.403 to include places offering “amusements”
  15. Section 106.010 - Marriage as civil contract; age of parties

    Or. Rev. Stat. § 106.010   Cited 10 times

    Marriage is a civil contract entered into in person by males at least 17 years of age and females at least 17 years of age, who are otherwise capable, and solemnized in accordance with ORS 106.150. ORS 106.010 Amended by 1965 c.422 §1; 1975 c.583 §1

  16. Section 106.150 - Form of solemnization; witnesses; solemnization before congregation

    Or. Rev. Stat. § 106.150   Cited 9 times

    (1) In the solemnization of a marriage no particular form is required except that the parties thereto shall assent or declare in the presence of the person, religious organization or congregation, or secular organization, authorized to solemnize marriages under ORS 106.120, and in the presence of at least two witnesses, that they take each other to be spouses in a marriage. (2) All marriages, to which there are no legal impediments, solemnized before or in any religious organization or congregation

  17. Section 106.041 - Marriage license; application; record

    Or. Rev. Stat. § 106.041   Cited 6 times

    (1) All persons wishing to enter into a marriage contract shall obtain a marriage license from the county clerk upon application, directed to any person or religious organization or congregation authorized by ORS 106.120 to solemnize marriages, and authorizing the person, organization or congregation to join together as spouses in a marriage the persons named in the license. (2) The State Registrar of the Center for Health Statistics shall provide a standard form of the application, license and record

  18. Section 106.120 - Who may solemnize marriage; fee; personal payment; records

    Or. Rev. Stat. § 106.120   Cited 2 times

    (1) As used in this section: (a) "Judicial officer" means: (A) A judicial officer of this state as that term is defined in ORS 1.210 and includes but is not limited to a judge of a municipal court and a justice of the peace. (B) An active judge of a federal court. (C) An active United States magistrate judge. (b) "Secular organization" means an organization that occupies a place in the lives of the organization's members parallel to that filled by a church or particular religious authority. (2) Marriages

  19. Section 106.077 - Issuance of marriage license; waiting period; exception

    Or. Rev. Stat. § 106.077   Cited 1 times

    (1) When the county clerk has received the written application for the marriage license from both applicants, and all other legal requirements for issuance of the marriage license have been met, the county clerk shall issue a marriage license which shall become effective three days after the date on which the application was signed by the applicants. The county clerk shall indicate on the license the date on which the license becomes effective. A license shall be valid for 60 days after the effective

  20. Section 106.110 - Unlawful issuance of marriage license prohibited

    Or. Rev. Stat. § 106.110   Cited 1 times

    No county clerk shall issue a license contrary to the provisions of ORS 106.041 to 106.077 or 106.100. ORS 106.110