United States Supreme Court

Opinions Filed in 2018

January 3 summaries

Artis v. District of Columbia

The word "tolled" in 28 U.S.C. §1367(d) means that the state limitations period during pending federal litigation is held in abeyance

Area(s) of Law:
  • Civil Procedure

District Of Columbia v. Wesby

Officers had probable cause to arrest partygoers based on a reasonable belief of “substantial chance of criminal activity,” established by the totality of the circumstances, and the officers making an arrest pursuant to such probable cause were entitled to qualified immunity from a civil suit.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Constitutional Law

National Assn. of Mfrs. v. Department of Defense

Challenges to the Waters of the United States Rule must be filed in federal district courts.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Environmental Law

February 0 summaries