Supreme Court Decisions: Decisions made by the United States Supreme Court.Jurisprudence: The science or philosophy of law. Also, the application of the principles of law and justice to health and medicine.Judicial Role: The kind of action or activity proper to the judiciary, particularly its responsibility for decision making.Civil Rights: Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from accessed 1/31/2003)Criminal Law: A branch of law that defines criminal offenses, regulates the apprehension, charging and trial of suspected persons, and fixes the penalties and modes of treatment applicable to convicted offenders.Expert Testimony: Presentation of pertinent data by one with special skill or knowledge representing mastery of a particular subject.Liability, Legal: Accountability and responsibility to another, enforceable by civil or criminal sanctions.Crime: A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.Child Custody: The formally authorized guardianship or care of a CHILD.Child Advocacy: Promotion and protection of the rights of children; frequently through a legal process.Lawyers: Persons whose profession is to give legal advice and assistance to clients and represent them in legal matters. (American Heritage Dictionary, 3d ed)Law Enforcement: Organized efforts to insure obedience to the laws of a community.Mandatory Programs: Programs in which participation is required.Compensation and Redress: Payment, or other means of making amends, for a wrong or injury.Federal Government: The level of governmental organization and function at the national or country-wide level.Insanity Defense: A legal concept that an accused is not criminally responsible if, at the time of committing the act, the person was laboring under such a defect of reason from disease of the mind as not to know the nature and quality of the act done or if the act was known, to not have known that what was done was wrong. (From Black's Law Dictionary, 6th ed)Forensic Psychiatry: Psychiatry in its legal aspects. This includes criminology, penology, commitment of mentally ill, the psychiatrist's role in compensation cases, the problems of releasing information to the court, and of expert testimony.Forensic Medicine: The application of medical knowledge to questions of law.Juvenile Delinquency: The antisocial acts of children or persons under age which are illegal or lawfully interpreted as constituting delinquency.Transfer Agreement: A written agreement for the transfer of patients and their medical records from one health care institution to another.Parental Consent: Informed consent given by a parent on behalf of a minor or otherwise incompetent child.Minors: A person who has not attained the age at which full civil rights are accorded.Mental Competency: The ability to understand the nature and effect of the act in which the individual is engaged. (From Black's Law Dictionary, 6th ed).Posthumous Conception: Conception after the death of the male or female biological parent through techniques such as the use of gametes that have been stored during his or her lifetime or that were collected immediately after his or her death.Legislation, Medical: Laws and regulations, pertaining to the field of medicine, proposed for enactment or enacted by a legislative body.Legislation as Topic: The enactment of laws and ordinances and their regulation by official organs of a nation, state, or other legislative organization. It refers also to health-related laws and regulations in general or for which there is no specific heading.Prussia: Former state in north central Germany. Formally abolished March 1, 1947. Kingdom established 1701.Forensic Sciences: Disciplines that apply sciences to law. Forensic sciences include a wide range of disciplines, such as FORENSIC TOXICOLOGY; FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY; FORENSIC MEDICINE; FORENSIC DENTISTRY; and others.Right to Die: The right of the patient or the patient's representative to make decisions with regard to the patient's dying.Patents as Topic: Exclusive legal rights or privileges applied to inventions, plants, etc.Human Rights: The rights of the individual to cultural, social, economic, and educational opportunities as provided by society, e.g., right to work, right to education, and right to social security.Euthanasia, Passive: Failing to prevent death from natural causes, for reasons of mercy by the withdrawal or withholding of life-prolonging treatment.Tennis: A game played by two or four players with rackets and an elastic ball on a level court divided by a low net.Criminals: Persons who have committed a crime or have been convicted of a crime.Social Control, Formal: Control which is exerted by the more stable organizations of society, such as established institutions and the law. They are ordinarily embodied in definite codes, usually written.Patient Advocacy: Promotion and protection of the rights of patients, frequently through a legal process.Suicide, Assisted: Provision (by a physician or other health professional, or by a family member or friend) of support and/or means that gives a patient the power to terminate his or her own life. (from APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed).Patient Rights: Fundamental claims of patients, as expressed in statutes, declarations, or generally accepted moral principles. (Bioethics Thesaurus) The term is used for discussions of patient rights as a group of many rights, as in a hospital's posting of a list of patient rights.United StatesPersons: Persons as individuals (e.g., ABORTION APPLICANTS) or as members of a group (e.g., HISPANIC AMERICANS). It is not used for members of the various professions (e.g., PHYSICIANS) or occupations (e.g., LIBRARIANS) for which OCCUPATIONAL GROUPS is available.Contracts: Agreements between two or more parties, especially those that are written and enforceable by law (American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). It is sometimes used to characterize the nature of the professional-patient relationship.Paternalism: Interference with the FREEDOM or PERSONAL AUTONOMY of another person, with justifications referring to the promotion of the person's good or the prevention of harm to the person. (from Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, 1995); more generally, not allowing a person to make decisions on his or her own behalf.PrisonersRacquet Sports: Games in which players use a racquet to hit a ball or similar type object.Legislation, Drug: Laws concerned with manufacturing, dispensing, and marketing of drugs.Refusal to Treat: Refusal of the health professional to initiate or continue treatment of a patient or group of patients. The refusal can be based on any reason. The concept is differentiated from PATIENT REFUSAL OF TREATMENT see TREATMENT REFUSAL which originates with the patient and not the health professional.Government Regulation: Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.Democracy: A system of government in which there is free and equal participation by the people in the political decision-making process.Deception: The act of deceiving or the fact of being deceived.Homicide: The killing of one person by another.Commitment of Mentally Ill: Legal process required for the institutionalization of a patient with severe mental problems.Insurance, Liability: Insurance against loss resulting from liability for injury or damage to the persons or property of others.Police: Agents of the law charged with the responsibility of maintaining and enforcing law and order among the citizenry.Employee Retirement Income Security Act: A 1974 Federal act which preempts states' rights with regard to workers' pension benefits and employee benefits. It does not affect the benefits and rights of employees whose employer is self-insured. (From Slee & Slee, Health Care Reform Terms, 1993)Withholding Treatment: Withholding or withdrawal of a particular treatment or treatments, often (but not necessarily) life-prolonging treatment, from a patient or from a research subject as part of a research protocol. The concept is differentiated from REFUSAL TO TREAT, where the emphasis is on the health professional's or health facility's refusal to treat a patient or group of patients when the patient or the patient's representative requests treatment. Withholding of life-prolonging treatment is usually indexed only with EUTHANASIA, PASSIVE, unless the distinction between withholding and withdrawing treatment, or the issue of withholding palliative rather than curative treatment, is discussed.Euthanasia: The act or practice of killing or allowing death from natural causes, for reasons of mercy, i.e., in order to release a person from incurable disease, intolerable suffering, or undignified death. (from Beauchamp and Walters, Contemporary Issues in Bioethics, 5th ed)Dangerous Behavior: Actions which have a high risk of being harmful or injurious to oneself or others.Value of Life: The intrinsic moral worth ascribed to a living being. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Human Rights Abuses: Deliberate maltreatment of groups of humans beings including violations of generally-accepted fundamental rights as stated by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted and proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 217 A (III) of 10 December 1948.Social Responsibility: The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.Charities: Social welfare organizations with programs designed to assist individuals in need.Courtship: Activities designed to attract the attention or favors of another.Criminal Psychology: The branch of psychology which investigates the psychology of crime with particular reference to the personality factors of the criminal.Surrogate Mothers: Women who allow themselves to be impregnated with the understanding that the offspring are to be given over to the parents who have commissioned the surrogate.Licensure: The legal authority or formal permission from authorities to carry on certain activities which by law or regulation require such permission. It may be applied to licensure of institutions as well as individuals.United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration: An office in the Department of Labor responsible for developing and establishing occupational safety and health standards.Famous PersonsInformed Consent: Voluntary authorization, by a patient or research subject, with full comprehension of the risks involved, for diagnostic or investigative procedures, and for medical and surgical treatment.Defensive Medicine: The alterations of modes of medical practice, induced by the threat of liability, for the principal purposes of forestalling lawsuits by patients as well as providing good legal defense in the event that such lawsuits are instituted.Prisons: Penal institutions, or places of confinement for war prisoners.Euthanasia, Active: The act or practice of killing for reasons of mercy, i.e., in order to release a person or animal from incurable disease, intolerable suffering, or undignified death. (from Beauchamp and Walters, Contemporary Issues in Bioethics, 5th ed)Child Abuse: Abuse of children in a family, institutional, or other setting. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Legislation, Hospital: Laws and regulations concerning hospitals, which are proposed for enactment or enacted by a legislative body.Ethics, Medical: The principles of professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families.Substance-Related Disorders: Disorders related to substance abuse.Medical Futility: The absence of a useful purpose or useful result in a diagnostic procedure or therapeutic intervention. The situation of a patient whose condition will not be improved by treatment or instances in which treatment preserves permanent unconsciousness or cannot end dependence on intensive medical care. (From Ann Intern Med 1990 Jun 15;112(12):949)United States Federal Trade Commission: An independent administrative agency concerned with maintaining competitive free enterprise by prohibiting unfair methods of competition and unfair deceptive acts or practices.Jehovah's Witnesses: Members of a religious denomination founded in the United States during the late 19th century in which active evangelism is practiced, the imminent approach of the millennium is preached, and war and organized government authority in matters of conscience are strongly opposed (from American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). Jehovah's Witnesses generally refuse blood transfusions and other blood-based treatments based on religious belief.Capital Punishment: The use of the death penalty for certain crimes.Health Facility Merger: The combining of administrative and organizational resources of two or more health care facilities.Pregnant Women: Human females who are pregnant, as cultural, psychological, or sociological entities.Abortion, Legal: Termination of pregnancy under conditions allowed under local laws. (POPLINE Thesaurus, 1991)Tobacco Industry: The aggregate business enterprise of agriculture, manufacture, and distribution related to tobacco and tobacco-derived products.Employee Discipline: Regulations or conditions imposed on employees by management in order to correct or prevent behaviors which are counterproductive to the organization.Records as Topic: The commitment in writing, as authentic evidence, of something having legal importance. The concept includes certificates of birth, death, etc., as well as hospital, medical, and other institutional records.Living Wills: Written, witnessed declarations in which persons request that if they become disabled beyond reasonable expectation of recovery, they be allowed to die rather than be kept alive by extraordinary means. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Treatment Refusal: Patient or client refusal of or resistance to medical, psychological, or psychiatric treatment. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)Legal Guardians: A legal concept for individuals who are designated to act on behalf of persons who are considered incapable of acting in their own behalf, e.g., minors and persons found to be not mentally competent.Intellectual Property: Property, such as patents, trademarks, and copyright, that results from creative effort. The Patent and Copyright Clause (Art. 1, Sec. 8, cl. 8) of the United States Constitution provides for promoting the progress of science and useful arts by securing for limited times to authors and inventors, the exclusive right to their respective writings and discoveries. (From Black's Law Dictionary, 5th ed, p1014)Firearms: Small-arms weapons, including handguns, pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, etc.Fraud: Exploitation through misrepresentation of the facts or concealment of the purposes of the exploiter.Insurance Carriers: Organizations which assume the financial responsibility for the risks of policyholders.Drug and Narcotic Control: Control of drug and narcotic use by international agreement, or by institutional systems for handling prescribed drugs. This includes regulations concerned with the manufacturing, dispensing, approval (DRUG APPROVAL), and marketing of drugs.State Government: The level of governmental organization and function below that of the national or country-wide government.Sexual Behavior, Animal: Sexual activities of animals.Personhood: The state or condition of being a human individual accorded moral and/or legal rights. Criteria to be used to determine this status are subject to debate, and range from the requirement of simply being a human organism to such requirements as that the individual be self-aware and capable of rational thought and moral agency.Automobile Driving: The effect of environmental or physiological factors on the driver and driving ability. Included are driving fatigue, and the effect of drugs, disease, and physical disabilities on driving.Consumer Product SafetyRate Setting and Review: A method of examining and setting levels of payments.Antitrust Laws: Those federal and state laws, and their enforcement, that protect trade and commerce from unlawful restraints and monopolies or unfair business practices.Public Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.Epilepsy, Post-Traumatic: Recurrent seizures causally related to CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA. Seizure onset may be immediate but is typically delayed for several days after the injury and may not occur for up to two years. The majority of seizures have a focal onset that correlates clinically with the site of brain injury. Cerebral cortex injuries caused by a penetrating foreign object (CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA, PENETRATING) are more likely than closed head injuries (HEAD INJURIES, CLOSED) to be associated with epilepsy. Concussive convulsions are nonepileptic phenomena that occur immediately after head injury and are characterized by tonic and clonic movements. (From Rev Neurol 1998 Feb;26(150):256-261; Sports Med 1998 Feb;25(2):131-6)Ethics: The philosophy or code pertaining to what is ideal in human character and conduct. Also, the field of study dealing with the principles of morality.Mentally Ill Persons: Persons with psychiatric illnesses or diseases, particularly psychotic and severe mood disorders.Workers' Compensation: Insurance coverage providing compensation and medical benefits to individuals because of work-connected injuries or disease.Disclosure: Revealing of information, by oral or written communication.Ethics, Dental: The principles of proper professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the dentist, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the dentist in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)History, 17th Century: Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.Therapeutic Human Experimentation: Human experimentation that is intended to benefit the subjects on whom it is performed.Religion and Medicine: The interrelationship of medicine and religion.Forensic Genetics: The application of genetic analyses and MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES to legal matters and crime analysis.Legislation, Veterinary: Laws and regulations, pertaining to the field of veterinary medicine, proposed for enactment or enacted by a legislative body.Politics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.Confidentiality: The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.Conflict of Interest: A situation in which an individual might benefit personally from official or professional actions. It includes a conflict between a person's private interests and official responsibilities in a position of trust. The term is not restricted to government officials. The concept refers both to actual conflict of interest and the appearance or perception of conflict.Moral Obligations: Duties that are based in ETHICS, rather than in law.Public Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.Punishment: The application of an unpleasant stimulus or penalty for the purpose of eliminating or correcting undesirable behavior.Alcoholic Intoxication: An acute brain syndrome which results from the excessive ingestion of ETHANOL or ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.Rape: Unlawful sexual intercourse without consent of the victim.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Substance Abuse Detection: Detection of drugs that have been abused, overused, or misused, including legal and illegal drugs. Urine screening is the usual method of detection.Child Welfare: Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.Personal Autonomy: Self-directing freedom and especially moral independence. An ethical principle holds that the autonomy of persons ought to be respected. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Christianity: The religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus Christ: the religion that believes in God as the Father Almighty who works redemptively through the Holy Spirit for men's salvation and that affirms Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior who proclaimed to man the gospel of salvation. (From Webster, 3d ed)Opiate Substitution Treatment: Medical treatment for opioid dependence using a substitute opiate such as METHADONE or BUPRENORPHINE.Dissent and Disputes: Differences of opinion or disagreements that may arise, for example, between health professionals and patients or their families, or against a political regime.Drug Users: People who take drugs for a non-therapeutic or non-medical effect. The drugs may be legal or illegal, but their use often results in adverse medical, legal, or social consequences for the users.Local Government: Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.Violence: Individual or group aggressive behavior which is socially non-acceptable, turbulent, and often destructive. It is precipitated by frustrations, hostility, prejudices, etc.Great BritainHistory, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Social Justice: An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.MichiganGovernment: The complex of political institutions, laws, and customs through which the function of governing is carried out in a specific political unit.ArizonaCrime Victims: Individuals subjected to and adversely affected by criminal activity. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Third-Party Consent: Informed consent given by someone other than the patient or research subject.Science: The study of natural phenomena by observation, measurement, and experimentation.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Internationality: The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)Psychiatric Department, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the organization and administration of psychiatric services.Hospitals, Psychiatric: Special hospitals which provide care to the mentally ill patient.Policy Making: The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.CaliforniaMental Disorders: Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.Risk Management: The process of minimizing risk to an organization by developing systems to identify and analyze potential hazards to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences, and by attempting to handle events and incidents which do occur in such a manner that their effect and cost are minimized. Effective risk management has its greatest benefits in application to insurance in order to avert or minimize financial liability. (From Slee & Slee: Health care terms, 2d ed)Cultural Diversity: Coexistence of numerous distinct ethnic, racial, religious, or cultural groups within one social unit, organization, or population. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed., 1982, p955)Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Child Abuse, Sexual: Sexual maltreatment of the child or minor.Employment: The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.Prejudice: A preconceived judgment made without factual basis.Propensity Score: Conditional probability of exposure to a treatment given observed covariates.Diagnosis, Dual (Psychiatry): The co-existence of a substance abuse disorder with a psychiatric disorder. The diagnostic principle is based on the fact that it has been found often that chemically dependent patients also have psychiatric problems of various degrees of severity.Eligibility Determination: Criteria to determine eligibility of patients for medical care programs and services.Drug Industry: That segment of commercial enterprise devoted to the design, development, and manufacture of chemical products for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, disability, or other dysfunction, or to improve function.Antisocial Personality Disorder: A personality disorder whose essential feature is a pervasive pattern of disregard for, and violation of, the rights of others that begins in childhood or early adolescence and continues into adulthood. The individual must be at least age 18 and must have a history of some symptoms of CONDUCT DISORDER before age 15. (From DSM-IV, 1994)Methadone: A synthetic opioid that is used as the hydrochloride. It is an opioid analgesic that is primarily a mu-opioid agonist. It has actions and uses similar to those of MORPHINE. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1082-3)Interinstitutional Relations: The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Documentation: Systematic organization, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of specialized information, especially of a scientific or technical nature (From ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983). It often involves authenticating or validating information.New YorkProfessional Practice: The use of one's knowledge in a particular profession. It includes, in the case of the field of biomedicine, professional activities related to health care and the actual performance of the duties related to the provision of health care.Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.Case Management: A traditional term for all the activities which a physician or other health care professional normally performs to insure the coordination of the medical services required by a patient. It also, when used in connection with managed care, covers all the activities of evaluating the patient, planning treatment, referral, and follow-up so that care is continuous and comprehensive and payment for the care is obtained. (From Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2nd ed)Costs and Cost Analysis: Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.Australia: The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.Referral and Consultation: The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.Opioid-Related Disorders: Disorders related or resulting from abuse or mis-use of opioids.Disabled Persons: Persons with physical or mental disabilities that affect or limit their activities of daily living and that may require special accommodations.Universities: Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.Mental Health Services: Organized services to provide mental health care.Managed Care Programs: Health insurance plans intended to reduce unnecessary health care costs through a variety of mechanisms, including: economic incentives for physicians and patients to select less costly forms of care; programs for reviewing the medical necessity of specific services; increased beneficiary cost sharing; controls on inpatient admissions and lengths of stay; the establishment of cost-sharing incentives for outpatient surgery; selective contracting with health care providers; and the intensive management of high-cost health care cases. The programs may be provided in a variety of settings, such as HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS and PREFERRED PROVIDER ORGANIZATIONS.Cooperative Behavior: The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)LondonAlcoholism: A primary, chronic disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations. The disease is often progressive and fatal. It is characterized by impaired control over drinking, preoccupation with the drug alcohol, use of alcohol despite adverse consequences, and distortions in thinking, most notably denial. Each of these symptoms may be continuous or periodic. (Morse & Flavin for the Joint Commission of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and the American Society of Addiction Medicine to Study the Definition and Criteria for the Diagnosis of Alcoholism: in JAMA 1992;268:1012-4)Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)Personality Assessment: The determination and evaluation of personality attributes by interviews, observations, tests, or scales. Articles concerning personality measurement are considered to be within scope of this term.
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  • Even though the Pennsylvania man who ultimately bought the gun was not legally prohibited from owning a firearm and passed a background check, the Court, in a 5-4 decision, said the transfer violated federal "straw purchase" law. (
  • The case now before a Moscow civil court, heard in a small courtroom, is being closely watched by religious and human rights groups as the first significant attempt to use the law to restrict worship. (
  • On June 16, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a case involving a Virginia man who could legally purchase a firearm and did so for an uncle from Pennsylvania. (
  • In this case ( Abramski v. United States ), the Court ruled in effect that the Virginia man, a former police officer purchasing the firearm at a discounted price, was acting as agent for the true buyer-his uncle. (
  • Meanwhile, it is our understanding that the Supreme Court ruling does not make it illegal for a consumer to purchase firearms as gifts. (
  • The atmosphere at the hearing today in a grimy court building in a neighborhood north of the Kremlin -- where one of two elevators was broken, its doors kept open by a broken chair -- carried faint hints of Soviet times when political and religious dissidents were shuffled from trial to trial. (
  • The Supreme Court Building is closed on weekends and federal holidays. (
  • The session may begin with the announcement of opinions - decisions in argued cases - followed by the swearing in of new members to the Bar of the Supreme Court. (
  • The audio recordings of all oral arguments heard by the Supreme Court of the United States are available to the public at the end of each argument week. (
  • The Supreme Court of Washington's judgment-that the "right to travel" provision of the 1855 Treaty Between the United States and the Yakama Nation of Indians pre-empts the State's fuel tax as applied to Cougar Den's importation of fuel by public highway for sale within the reservation-is affirmed. (
  • In Florida , the circuit courts are one of four types of courts created by the Florida Constitution (the other three being The Florida Supreme Court , Florida District Courts of Appeal , and Florida County Courts ). (
  • MIAMI (AP) - Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday chose a second Miami appeals judge for a seat on the Florida Supreme Court, continuing to move the state's highest court in a more conservative direction. (
  • WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court is telling Kentucky's highest court to take another look at the case of a serial murder on death row. (
  • The court Monday told the Supreme Court of Kentucky to revisit Larry Lamont White's death sentence in light of a 2017 Supreme Court ruling. (
  • WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to a Wisconsin drunk driving law that has parallels in other states. (
  • BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man nearly three years ago can be prosecuted on a murder charge, the Alabama Supreme Court ruled Friday. (
  • The Kansas Supreme Court is. (
  • New Jersey's Supreme Court ruled that the NFL didn't violate state consumer fraud laws with its ticketing. (
  • MIAMI (AP) - With the first of his three picks for the Florida Supreme Court, Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday chose a female Cuban-American appellate judge to become the state's newest justice. (
  • CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The U.S. Supreme Court is being asked to review a decision that derailed impeachment trials for West Virginia Supreme Court justices. (
  • 'Insurrection' Against Abortion Rights Is Growing Within the Federal Judiciary If and when the Supreme Court decides to unravel Roe v. Wade , lower federal courts and GOP state legislatures will supply the tools. (
  • The Supreme Court of Indiana has opportunities for law clerks to work directly with the five Justices of the Court. (
  • But more importantly, a law clerk for the Supreme Court will become involved in the rich history and traditions of the Court and participate in challenging discussions of contemporary law and events that make up the fabric of the legal system. (
  • Conceivably, Susan could still seek a hearing before the United States Supreme Court. (
  • All applications for Bulk Distribution or Compiled Information from Court Records, including court documents or court financial information, shall be submitted to IOCS on forms posted on the Indiana Supreme Court website or substantially in conformance with the posted forms. (
  • The CAO may refer applications to the Indiana Supreme Court. (
  • Instead of focusing on quick justice, the Supreme Court has decreed lengthy new procedures for clinical trials, causing huge delays and costs for legitimate activity. (
  • The Supreme Court should focus on speedy convictions, not ever more regulations. (
  • Asked if presidents must enforce Supreme Court decisions, Carson cited the Dred Scott decision, in which the high court rejected an enslaved African-American man's bid for freedom and set off public outrage that precipitated the Civil War. (
  • You know, the Supreme Court came up with this and Abraham Lincoln did not agree with it," Carson said. (
  • With cries of cronyism greeting the nomination of Harriet Miers to the Supreme Court, the White House is appealing to history-saying, in effect, that there's a long and distinguished tradition of cronyism in Supreme Court appointments. (
  • In distributing offices to friends, Jackson deemed the Supreme Court fair game. (
  • Chester Arthur-who after a hacklike career surprised everyone as president by championing clean government-chose two meritorious justices, yet stumbled by naming his longtime sponsor, the former New York senator and political boss Roscoe Conkling, to a Supreme Court vacancy in 1882. (
  • In these years, no one presumed an iron wall should exist between the Supreme Court and party politics. (
  • The case will be appealed to the Kansas Supreme Court, but the majority of justices on the Kansas Supreme Court are further to the left on the political spectrum than the majority of judges on the Court of Appeals, so there is little hope for change. (
  • It should not be determined by Kansas Supreme Court justices through extravagant speculative rulings. (
  • However, in 2014 the Kansas Supreme Court ruled the verdicts invalid. (
  • The United States Supreme Court ruled 8-1 that the Kansas Supreme Court Justices unjustly overturned the death sentences of the nefarious Carr brothers. (
  • Below are justices who serve on the Kansas Supreme Court up for retention. (
  • If Kansas had the federal system in place, there would likely be a court balance similar to that of the United States Supreme Court, a balance reflective of the people. (
  • The Kansas Supreme Court is the third branch of state government and should also be reflective of the people. (
  • You will get to have a voice in the final decision after we pass a Constitutional Amendment to change the method of selection for the Kansas Supreme Court. (
  • The Indiana Supreme Court is the exclusive interpreter of disputed cases brought to appeal in criminal appeals involving the sentence of death or life without parole, in appeals in which a statute has been declared unconstitutional, in appeals involving waiver of parental consent to abortion, and in appeals involving mandate of funds. (
  • In addition, the Supreme Court may review the decisions of the Indiana Court of Appeals and the Indiana Tax Court . (
  • The issues that come to the Supreme Court may relate to a great variety of circumstances, and affect property rights, the liberty of individuals, search and seizure of criminal evidence, or the broader public rights that stem from the common law or laws enacted by the General Assembly . (
  • The route to the Supreme Court begins in the local trial courts. (
  • These courts have what is known as "original jurisdiction" and this is where the issues that eventually come to the Supreme Court are first tested in either criminal or civil actions. (
  • If either party wishes to challenge the Court of Appeals' decision, it asks the Indiana Supreme Court to take the case by filing a Petition to Transfer Jurisdiction from the Court of Appeals to the Supreme Court. (
  • The Supreme Court may then decide to accept the case. (
  • If it accepts the case (which is called "granting transfer"), the Supreme Court will review the documents and record submitted to the Court of Appeals and may also hear oral arguments on the case. (
  • Thereafter, the Supreme Court may issue a written order or opinion that upholds or overrules the decision of the lower court and states the reasoning behind its decision. (
  • The New Hampshire Supreme Court on Thursday ordered that Paul Moore no longer practice law in the state. (
  • The state Supreme Court sent the Judicial Conduct Committee a complaint against Moore last fall. (
  • Residents of the Bronx neighborhood where Sonia Sotomayor grew up reacted joyfully to President Obama's nomination of Sotomayor to the Supreme Court. (
  • President Obama nominated federal judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court yesterday, putting her in line to become the nation's first Hispanic justice and creating a difficult political equation for Republicans as they weigh how aggressively to fight her appointment. (
  • We must remember that a Supreme Court justice sits for a lifetime appointment, and the Senate hearing is the only opportunity for the American people to engage in the nomination process,' Sessions said in a statement. (
  • TRENTON, N.J. -- In a major legal victory for Merck & Co. in its massive Vioxx litigation, New Jersey's Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a potential class-action lawsuit that could have cost the drugmaker up to $18 billion. (
  • It considers itself the equivalent of the Supreme Court of the United States, laying down a federal law of Europe. (
  • I do not suggest belief that the United Kingdom's legal system is perfect but I do argue that detailed decisions about how it could be improved should be made in London, either by our democratic institutions or by judicial bodies which, like the Supreme Court of the United States, are integral with our own society and respected as such. (
  • Mark Muller QC, chairman of the Bar Human Right Committee, said: "The European Court is not a federal supreme court and nor has it attempted to impose itself on Europe in this way. (
  • supreme court had been the Hofgericht , in which the emperor presided and a body of assessors sat in judgment. (
  • Weeks after judges of the Supreme Court themselves called into question the manner in which cases were b ... eing listed at the apex court, a new Roster system has been introduced. (
  • The change, which will take effect from February 5, comes in the wake of the press conference called for by four of the senior most judges of the Supreme Court. (
  • The Roster shows the type of cases that will be listed before Benches headed by the twelve senior most judges of the Supreme Court - Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan Lokur, Kurian Joseph, AK Sikri, SA Bobde, RK Agrawal, NV Ramana, Arun Mishra, AK Goel and Rohinton Nariman. (
  • Shouldn't the entire U.S. Supreme Court be disqualified from hearing anything controversial because all the justices seem pretty political? (
  • I bring this up in light of news reports about a Utah Supreme Court ruling that a small-time judge in Taylorsville, Utah must be suspended for six months for making some snide comments about the current president. (
  • I'm not going to answer these questions (thereby avoiding discipline), but I do recommend reading the Utah Supreme Court opinion for its entertainment value. (
  • Or could it be that state supreme court justices have no sense of humor? (
  • The Connecticut Supreme Court on Friday reinstated the 2002 murder conviction of Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel in the 1975 death of teen Martha Moxley. (
  • Venezuela's opposition leader Henrique Capriles has urged the Supreme Court to rule on a dispute over what happens if President Hugo Chavez is not sworn in. (
  • I don't know what the Supreme Court magistrates are waiting for," he said. (
  • If for any reason, (they) cannot be sworn in before the National Assembly, they shall take the oath of office before the Supreme Court. (
  • The Arizona Supreme Court rejected arguments that the state breached Donald Beaty's constitutional due process rights and protections against cruel and unusual punishment when it substituted one drug for another in the lethal-injection mix it planned to use in his execution. (
  • Beaty's lawyers said they would petition the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco to block the execution, and an 11th-hour appeal could ultimately reach the U.S. Supreme Court. (
  • We certainly are disappointed the Arizona Supreme Court has lifted the stay," Jennifer Garcia, a federal public defender for Beaty, told Reuters. (
  • The Missouri Supreme Court has unanimously upheld a lower court decision imposing fines and penalties on former state Senator Robin-Wright Jones. (
  • The Supreme Court found the fees to not be excessive or unconstitutional. (
  • A review by a circuit court at the request of Wright-Jones affirmed the Administrative Commissions decision, leading to the former Senator's appeal to the Supreme Court. (
  • Some 210 years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court, led by Chief Justice John Marshall, defined the equality of the executive, legislative and judicial branches of government and established the authority of the Supreme Court to rule on the constitutionality of laws passed by legislatures in this country, including Congress. (
  • For two centuries, every law declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court had been enacted by a legislature presumptively expressing 'the will of the people. (
  • Gov. Nathan Deal on Wednesday named three new justices for the Georgia Supreme Court, as well as two new judges for the state's Court of Appeals. (
  • Gov. Nathan Deal continued a transformation of the judiciary on Wednesday by tapping three new Georgia Supreme Court justices and two new judges on Georgia's Court of Appeals, stocking the court system with young conservatives who are poised to long outlast his tenure in office . (
  • The Legislature overwhelmingly approved his plan to expand the Georgia Supreme Court from seven justices to nine earlier this year, and last year he pushed an expansion of the appeals court from 12 to 15. (
  • The trio of new Supreme Court justices join Justice Keith Blackwell, who was tapped for the bench in 2012, as Deal appointees. (
  • In a statement, Thompson welcomed the three new Supreme Court justices as "excellent" choices. (
  • We here at the Supreme Court are ready for them. (
  • Last June, the US Supreme Court addressed one of FCA relators' more successful liability expansions: the "implied-certification" theory. (
  • Federal appellate courts have begun taking the Supreme Court at its word and have rejected claims that cannot establish materiality or satisfy the FCA's scienter requirement. (
  • Lower courts were split on how broadly to draw implied-certification liability, which led the Supreme Court to grant certiorari in Escobar . (
  • - In their own words, the Supreme Court has become 'a national theology board,' 'a super board of education,' and amateur psychologists on a 'psycho-journey. (
  • All appeals from the orders of the Commercial Court/Commercial Division would lie before the Commercial Appellate Divisions to be set-up in all High Courts. (
  • The circuit courts primarily handle civil cases where the amount in controversy is greater than $15,000, and felony criminal cases, as well as appeals from county courts. (
  • Appeals from county courts (except from orders or judgments declaring invalid a state statute or provision of the State Constitution, or any orders or judgments certified by the county court as a matter of great public importance and accepted for review by a District Court of Appeal). (
  • Appeals Court Rejects Request to Restore Travel Ban, for Now The Justice Department's request for an emergency stay that would have reinstated the travel ban pending the government's appeal was denied. (
  • The Common Pleas Court is also the court in which many appeals, such as driver's license suspensions, zoning matters, traffic tickets and numerous others are resolved. (
  • It should be said at the outset that Susan lost her case in New York's Court of Appeals - that state's highest judicial tribunal. (
  • The Court of Appeals, in adjudicating Susan's claim that she deserved another chance to make good in school said that, ``Because her allegations are directed at the pedagogical evaluation of her test grades, a determination best left to educators rather than the courts, we conclude that her petition does not state a judicially cognizable claim. (
  • That decision allowed the New York Court of Appeals to take the case further and investigate the facts. (
  • People rallied outside the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals courthouse in San Francisco in October to show support for the 21 youth suing the government in Juliana v. United States . (
  • But the ruling, which is under seal, was stayed by 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Joseph Weis Jr. until a panel of three circuit judges in Philadelphia can consider it. (
  • The case was appealed by the Kansas attorney general and yesterday the Kansas Court of Appeals released its 7-7 ruling - a tied ruling that upholds the lower court ruling, continuing the hold on the dismemberment ban. (
  • In all civil cases and all criminal cases except where a sentence of death or life without parole has been entered, a party first appeals to the Indiana Court of Appeals, or to the Tax Court in tax-related cases. (
  • A federal appeals court has ruled that Marathon Petroleum Corp., corporate owner of the Speedway gas station chain, can challenge the state of Delaware's escheatment interest in unclaimed store-value gift card funds held by its Ohio-based subsidiaries, although not in the way the companies initially intended. (
  • Although demands for juries are required to be in writing, a trial court erred in denying a tenant a jury trial in a landlord's action for possession when the litigant was unable to file her written demand due to a courthouse computer malfunction, the District of Columbia Court of Appeals held on July 26 � and other court decisions from The National Law Journal. (
  • Reversing, the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, the district's highest court, noted that tenants had a right to a jury trial in actions for possession by landlords. (
  • Full text of the decision Oral deal is integrated into the written contract All rights to reacquire the Salt Lake Tribune that were orally guaranteed to the family that had long controlled it were integrated into the written agreement, the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held on July 27. (
  • CONSUMER PROTECTION Synthetics can be used in organic food production Regulations promulgated by the U.S. secretary of agriculture approving synthetic substances for certain uses in certified "organic" products, which were partially deemed invalid by the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, were deemed valid by the same court on July 24, due to revisions of the statute. (
  • In introducing Sotomayor at the White House yesterday morning, Obama hailed the 54-year-old appeals court judge as an accomplished and 'inspiring' individual with a compelling life story. (
  • Deal selected Court of Appeals Judges Michael Boggs and Nels Peterson and state Solicitor General Britt Grant for the state's top bench, signaling a broader shift in the court's makeup. (
  • He also appointed state Sen. Charlie Bethel , a Dalton Republican and longtime Deal ally, and Macon Circuit Superior Court Judge Tripp Self III to replace Boggs and Peterson on the appeals court bench. (
  • Peterson was one of three new judges appointed by Deal to the appeals court in early 2016, and he served in several different roles in Deal's administration. (
  • The two new appeals court judges also have conservative bona fides. (
  • The argument before the state's Court of Appeals is whether a defendant can sue their prosecutor and then claim the prosecutor should be removed from the criminal case due to a conflict of interest. (
  • the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit expressly cited Escobar 's materiality analysis when it affirmed the district court's grant of summary judgment. (
  • Circuit court judges are elected by the voters of the circuits in nonpartisan, contested elections against other persons who choose to qualify as candidates for the position. (
  • Established in November 1999 following the enactment of the Courts Service Act of 1998, the Courts Service's remit includes providing support services to the judges and information to the public, managing and maintaining court buildings, and providing facilities for users of the courts. (
  • There are approximately 1,100 court users and approximately 120 judges that use the Courts Service support systems. (
  • Research shows that treatment court judges are motivators who provide ongoing encouragement to participants as they undertake the difficult work of recovery. (
  • The court also has thirteen full time judges and four senior judges. (
  • The court uses the IBM® Watson® Care Manager solution to synthesize information in real time from families, probation officers (POs), educators, employers and more and provide it to judges in a straightforward dashboard format. (
  • Montgomery County Juvenile Court judges have less than 10 minutes per child to review information from many parties and make potentially life-changing decisions. (
  • Specialty courts such as Capizzi's differ from traditional courts, where judges and juries determine guilt and mete out punishment. (
  • Seven federal judges began grappling Thursday with the tough question of whether consolidation of the nation's 31,000 asbestos cases would relieve overwhelmed courts or cause more expense and delay. (
  • The federal courts are in danger of being overwhelmed if Congress persists in assigning U.S. judges the responsibility for handling new cases involving guns, drug murders and sexual assaults, Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist said Tuesday in a year-end report. (
  • According to documents released yesterday, Moore interfered with the evaluation system the state courts use to assess the performance of judges, in order to boost his own score. (
  • Shami Chakrabarti, director of human rights group Liberty, said: "No doubt the European Court is as fallible as any other but if Lord Hoffmann is right, it is all the more important to protect the Human Rights Act, which allows British judges to make decisions here in the UK. (
  • Since Delhi's mobile courts experiment is just a year old, and involves only 20 judges, it is too early to gauge whether this idea will dramatically winnow the clogged dockets. (
  • SACRAMENTO (CN) - The governor's office announced the appointment of 14 new judges to California superior courts. (
  • State Rep. Joel Desilets, also a Windham selectman, defended himself during a trial Wednesday at Salem District Court, giving his version of events surrounding a bar fight in May 2017. (
  • Ch. Oct. 4, 2017), Vice Chancellor Laster held that a receiver's determination is subject to de novo review and the court has discretion to go beyond the record presented to the receiver by conducting an evidentiary hearing. (
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  • An appellate court, however, ordered the school to reevaluate her grade in one course. (
  • Leading conservatives outside the Senate, however, did not hold back, targeting a pair of speeches in which Sotomayor said appellate courts are where 'policy is made' and another in which she said a Latina would often 'reach a better conclusion than a white male who hasn't lived that life. (
  • An appellate court has partially overturned a ruling against real estate brokers who leased a former thermometer factory to a day care. (
  • WOODBURY - An appellate court has partially overturned a ruling against the owners of a former Franklin Township thermometer factory-turned day care center where children were exposed to mercury a decade ago, but will still be required to pay toward site cleanup. (
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  • Unless otherwise noted, the Court generally hears two, one-hour oral arguments, with attorneys for each side of a case given 30 minutes to make a presentation to the Court and answer questions posed by the Justices. (
  • Although justices still counseled presidents on a range of matters, and presidents still placed their friends on the court, they now did so with less frequency and more difficulty. (
  • The Court has just relocated to a brand new, state of the art Justice Center located in Doylestown, across from the classic 1960's-era post-modern Courthouse that, after being the Courts home for over 50 years, is now home to the county's Administrative offices. (
  • A key reason why India's economic growth has halved from 9% to 4.5% per year is that, in search of inclusive growth, the courts and legislatures have increasingly made legitimate business difficult. (
  • MARKET HARBOROUGH, England , March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CT Group Travel, specialists in group travel and event management has started working with search marketing agency Absolute Internet Marketing. (
  • To help develop their web marketing strategy further, CT Group Travel have opted to use the specialist services of Absolute Internet Marketing, an online marketing agency specialising in search engine optimisation. (
  • It is Absolute's job to get CT Group Travel's website more visible in the search engines when users are searching for the types of products and services CT Group Travel provide. (
  • Couple this with our effective and ethical search engine optimisation techniques and we can help CT Group Travel achieve the objectives it has set. (
  • Barbara Lagoa, for the past 12 years a judge on the 3rd District Court of Appeal in Miami, was. (
  • While Veterans Treatment Court allows the Veteran to remain in the community while undergoing treatment, a judge regularly checks on the Veteran's progress. (
  • Under the leadership of President Judge Jeffrey L. Finley, the Court of Common Pleas strives to keep pace in a world where change is accelerating. (
  • This kind of litigation, in general, might seem frivolous to some, particularly at a time when court dockets are overloaded and many important cases wait in line for several years before being heard by a judge or a jury. (
  • Our courts are not designed for making policy: they are designed to judge whether actions are in accordance with the law. (
  • Let's face it: if you pick your jurisdiction right you can probably find a district court judge to rule just about anything unconstitutional. (
  • It would be easy, for example, to find a district court judge somewhere to say that the healthcare reform law was unconstitutional. (
  • Judge Anthony Capizzi has served the Montgomery County Juvenile Court for more than 13 years. (
  • Fortunately for the youth who attend Capizzi's juvenile treatment court, the judge also serves on several national organizations and industry groups. (
  • For now, the new dashboard is limited to Capizzi's juvenile treatment court, but the judge hopes to expand the program soon. (
  • PITTSBURGH - A federal judge has ordered that Timothy McVeigh's execution be videotaped, but a higher court blocked the order Friday pending further consideration. (
  • That means that regardless of who the governor is - Graves, Sebelius, or Brownback, the system is rigged to produce a judge favored by lawyers, the very people who are going before the court, with no line of accountability to the people of Kansas. (
  • In civil cases, the judge decides which side should prevail in the dispute before the court. (
  • Circuit court Judge Paul Moore submitted a one-sentence resignation Tuesday, effective immediately. (
  • A New Hampshire circuit court judge has been suspended without pay because of allegations that he submitted fake evaluations of his job performance. (
  • Judge Paul Moore sits on the Nashua District Court. (
  • A federal judge in Delaware threatened TransPerfect Global Inc. CEO Philip R. Shawe with a nationwide filing injunction Friday if he continues to pursue litigation stemming from the court-ordered sale of his translation-services company. (
  • A Delaware Court of Chancery judge on Friday dealt a major blow to Energy Transfer Equity's bid to recover a breakup fee from a failed merger with The Williams Cos. (
  • Lawyers have been watching the case closely since New Jersey Superior Court Judge Carol Higbee certified the class action using what Thorpe called 'a very liberal standard. (
  • Courts that are asked to judge the merit of poison pills have very little case law to work with. (
  • In 2013, a Gloucester County Superior Court judge ordered Sullivan and state and local governments to pay into a $1.5 million fund for neuropsychological medical monitoring of children who attended the center. (
  • This is wrong, I am a poor man, I am a very small businessman," says Mr. Kumar, after paying a fine of 500 rupees ($11) to Judge Vir's mobile court clerk. (
  • But because implementation of mental health courts widely varies by jurisdiction, by judge, and across time, Steadman and his team point out, single-court studies of their effectiveness offer only a limited perspective. (
  • The District Court judge said the case was at the higher end of the scale in terms of seriousness, gravity and cruelty, but still sentenced Hurring to only one-third of the maximum penalty. (
  • Kenneth "Michael" Loomis was arraigned in front of Judge Herrick in Albany County Court in Albany, New York June 22, 2010 on steroid related charges. (
  • Veterans Treatment Courts are hybrid Drug and Mental Health Courts that serve veterans struggling with addiction, serious mental illness and/or co-occurring disorders. (
  • They promote sobriety, recovery, and stability through a coordinated response that involves cooperation and collaboration with the traditional partners found in Drug and Mental Health Courts, with the addition of the VA, volunteer veteran mentors, and veterans and Veterans' family support organizations. (
  • We're still in the design phase, configuring Watson Care Manager to make it as good as it can be in my treatment court, and then we hope to start using it in my family and mental health courts, preferably within the next year," he explains. (
  • The study suggests that these so-called mental health courts can achieve the public safety outcomes that funders and the public want, Dr. Henry J. Steadman of Policy Research Associates in Delmar, New York, and his colleagues write. (
  • There are currently about 250 mental health courts in the US, up from just a couple in the late 1990s, Steadman and his team note in the Archives of General Psychiatry. (
  • A 2007 study by the RAND Corporation, the first to look at the cost-effectiveness of mental health courts, found that a Pennsylvania mental health court saved taxpayers $3.5 million over a two-year period. (
  • To address this issue, the researchers looked at four different mental health courts -- two in California, one in Minnesota, and one in Indiana. (
  • Bhd, Courts changed its name to Courts Sdn Bhd on 30 June 1997. (
  • Courts subsequently converted into a public company and assumed its present name, Courts Sdn Bhd on 1 July 1997. (
  • CT Scans: Are They Safe? (
  • It has more recently been used for preventive medicine or screening for disease, for example CT colonography for people with a high risk of colon cancer, or full-motion heart scans for people with high risk of heart disease. (
  • CT, or computerized axial tomography (CAT) scans, are medical imaging tests that are used to take pictures of parts of the body at different angles to create detailed images of internal organs, blood vessels, and bones. (
  • CT scans involve exposure to ionizing radiation , which can present risks. (
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommends discussing the benefits and risks of CT scans with your doctor. (
  • What are the benefits and risks of CT scans? (
  • Medical imaging tests such as CT scans are painless procedures that allow doctors to diagnose diseases and injuries without being invasive. (
  • As in many areas of medicine, there are risks associated with CT scans, which use ionizing radiation to create images of the body. (
  • CT scans are most often an outpatient procedure. (
  • CT scans show a slice, or cross-section, of the body. (
  • CT scans can show a tumor's shape, size, and location. (
  • Doctors often use CT scans to help them guide a needle to remove a small piece of tissue. (
  • CT scans can also be used to guide needles into tumors for some types of cancer treatments, such as radiofrequency ablation (RFA) , which uses heat to destroy a tumor. (
  • By comparing CT scans done over time, doctors can see how a tumor is responding to treatment or find out if the cancer has come back after treatment. (
  • In a way, CT scans are like standard x-ray tests. (
  • CT scans are most often done on an outpatient basis, so you don't have to be in a hospital to get one. (
  • This is important because reactions to these things may put you at risk for reacting to the contrast dye used in CT scans. (
  • CT scans expose you to more radiation than regular x-rays. (
  • Having many x-rays or CT scans over time may increase your risk for cancer. (
  • This site is maintained by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts on behalf of the Federal Judiciary. (
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions (Ala.), the ranking Republican on the Judiciary Committee, did not comment on Sotomayor's qualifications for the nation's highest court yesterday but indicated that he was not inclined to rush the confirmation process. (
  • Dominic Grieve, the shadow justice secretary, said: "It is interesting to note that the concerns we have about the operation of the European court are shared by one of the most senior members of the judiciary. (
  • Specialty courts focus on a particular population and provide court-supervised probation and rehabilitation services for that population. (
  • After several meetings with the IBM team, says Capizzi, "We determined that my court could be a good design partner for the Watson Health group, and we began designing a program that we hope will work for specialty courts all over the country. (
  • What started with the development of a few local community courts soon expanded to a dizzying array of specialty courts and the problem-solving court industrial complex. (
  • Courts Malaysia, is a consumer electronics and furniture retailer in Malaysia with a network of 60 stores nationwide and a staff strength of 1,100. (
  • Last year the Tokyo District Court upheld activist investor Dalton's argument that Suntelephone's (8083.T: Quote, Profile, Research) planned issue of warrants to a third party was unfair to all existing shareholders - as the warrants were not priced at fair value. (
  • With such clear evidence that the allegations were not material to the government, the court upheld the district court's dismissal. (
  • TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Abortion opponents in Kansas have been bracing themselves for nearly two years for a ruling from the state's highest court that protects the right to have an abortion and potentially upends politics in a state long at the center of the national debate. (
  • CT is a sophisticated diagnostic imaging modality that captures cross sectional images of the patient. (
  • The CT technologist is an integral member of the healthcare team who is proficient in performing cross sectional images using sophisticated diagnostic x-ray equipment. (
  • And then we have the courts, which have become battlefields for many a climate fight these days, as youth sue the federal government, cities sue oil companies, and nonprofits sue, well, both, in an effort to move the bar forward on climate action. (
  • The standing-room-only hearing was held in Manhattan federal court. (
  • Rehnquist, a former Phoenix attorney, compared the federal court system to a Western desert town facing overdevelopment amid a water shortage. (
  • But while the volume of merger litigation in Delaware has been on the decline, there has been a noticeable surge in filings in other jurisdictions, particularly federal courts. (
  • A Utah federal court granted MediaNews summary judgment. (
  • The Federal Court of Justice in Karlsruhe made the ruling after hearing the case of a man who was unable to use his DSL connection, which also offered a telephone and fax line, for two months from late 2008 to early 2009. (
  • You won't hear anything about it from the mainstream media, but the federal government's kangaroo "vaccine court" has once again conceded, albeit quietly, that the combination measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine does, indeed, cause autism. (
  • Sao Paulo (AFP) - A Brazilian federal court on Thursday suspended a proposed $4.75 billion tie-up between US aerospace giant Boeing and the civilian business of Brazilian plane-maker Embraer pending the government of president-elect Jair Bolsonaro taking office. (
  • Since the Court decided Escobar , several federal circuit courts have applied it in a manner that limits FCA liability. (
  • More significantly, an explosive investigation by CBS News has found that since 1988, the vaccine court has awarded money judgments, often in the millions of dollars, to thirteen hundred and twenty two families whose children suffered brain damage from vaccines. (
  • Johnny Depp arrived at Britain's High Court on Tuesday to attend a hearing of his claim against The Sun's publisher, News Group Newspapers over a story alleging he was abusive to his ex-wife Amber Heard. (
  • Some CT procedures may use a "contrast dye" which allows doctors to see specific organ(s). (
  • One of the world's most criminally corrupt corporations will finally get its day in court. (
  • In addition the business is also a member of UNIGLOBE Travel, one of the world's largest independent travel management companies, which gives CT Group Travel access to the best airfares, hotel and car hire rates worldwide, therefore placing the company in a unique and enviable position. (
  • The Alessandrini Lab in the Center for Transplantation Sciences (CTS) at Massachusetts General Hospital studies regulatory T cells and plasmacytoid dendritic cells, and the roles they play in the induction of transplantation tolerance. (
  • The Cellular and Molecular Immunology Laboratory in the Center for Transplantation Sciences (CTS) at Massachusetts General Hospital studies the immune mechanisms underlying the allorecognition and alloresponse by T and B cells in transplant rejection and tolerance. (
  • The Molecular Biology Laboratory in the Center for Transplantation Sciences (CTS) at Massachusetts General Hospital focuses on deciphering the role of major histocompatibility class II molecules in the modulation of T cell responses to self and foreign antigens. (
  • The Markmann Laboratory in the Center for Transplantation Sciences (CTS) at Massachusetts General Hospital examines the hypothesis that a small subset of B cells plays a beneficial or regulatory role in transplant tolerance within the elderly population. (
  • Known as a "table injury," encephalopathy is a recognized, compensable adverse reaction to vaccines, and one that the kangaroo vaccine court has previously linked to vaccines. (
  • BERLIN (Reuters) - A German court ruled on Thursday that people have the right to claim compensation from service providers if their Internet access is disrupted, because the Internet is an "essential" part of life. (
  • PHOENIX (Reuters) - Arizona's highest court on Wednesday lifted the hold it placed on the execution of a man condemned for the 1984 rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl, clearing the way for him to be put to death. (
  • This class action settlement case is remanded for the courts below to address the plaintiffs' standing in light of Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, 578 U. S. (
  • One major way is when it comes to what is known as "standing," a hurdle that all plaintiffs must pass in order to have their day in court. (
  • Only three years later, when he tried to elevate the justice to chief, did the mostly conservative critics of the Warren Court and its liberal jurisprudence seize on Fortas' continuing contacts with the president as a reason to filibuster his nomination , which they did successfully. (
  • They oppose her at their peril,' Sen. Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) said of his GOP colleagues and conservative activists who are leading the court fight. (
  • The all-Republican court rejected defense claims that Aaron Cody Smith, 25, is immune from prosecution in the fatal. (
  • A trial court asked the tenants what arguments they made in the answer, and they said their defense was illegal retaliation over complaints they had made about the property. (
  • The goal of Veterans Treatment Courts is to divert those with mental health issues and homelessness from the traditional justice system and to give them treatment and tools for rehabilitation and readjustment. (
  • Glenn was talking about the fact that the Department of Justice is appealing a September district court ruling that held DADT unconstitutional. (
  • So-called problem-solving courts are now firmly entrenched in the American criminal justice system. (
  • To avoid incarcerating people for too long simply because they can't afford bail, court officials will begin working with the Pretrial Justice Institute to find ways to improve bail practices. (
  • He will also hear Election Matters, Social Justice Matters, Contempt of Court Matters, matters dealing with appointment of Constitutional functionaries and law officers, and matters related to Commissions of Enquiry, among others. (
  • But while he says it will take five days of sales to make up for the financial loss from this fine - sales that he will continue to make from his illegal sidewalk shop - he agrees that the mobile court is a more humane way to bring justice. (
  • Terrence David, manager of the nearby Golden Dragon Chinese Restaurant, who has been charged with improper disposal of garbage, says that he thinks the swift justice of the mobile courts is "a good thing. (
  • Mentally ill individuals who go through a specialized court system instead of the criminal justice system are less likely to be arrested again, new research hints. (
  • They compared 447 people assigned to the mental health court system to 600 people who were also mentally ill, but went through the regular criminal justice system. (
  • In the 18 months before entering the criminal justice or mental health court system, 93 percent of the individuals in the mental health court group and 95 percent of the control group were arrested at least one additional time, the researchers found. (
  • City officials paid $45,000 to the woman at the center of a months-long investigation into the conduct of fired city police officers Darren Murphy and Aaron Brown, according to court documents. (
  • What Are the Usual Outcomes of a Hearing in Veterans Court? (
  • Our data do not comprehensively address the key questions of who the courts are most effective for or what mechanisms produce positive outcomes, the researchers caution in their report. (
  • Courts was listed on the Main Board of the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (now known as Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad) on October 11, 2000 and delisted again from bursa Malaysia 3 September 2007 markets following the completion of ownership engagement with Malaysia Retail Group. (
  • Indeed, Delhi municipal court officials acknowledge that no other Indian city has yet studied the mobile courts to see if they could be duplicated elsewhere. (