Carlotta Alverson

United States Supreme Court (1 summary)

Dunn v. Madison

A person who merely understands why they are being punished is competent to be executed although they do not remember the crime they committed.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Habeas Corpus

United States Supreme Court Certiorari Granted (2 summaries)

Ohio v. American Express Co.

Whether a narrow definition of the relevant market may permit a finding of anti-competitive effects under the Sherman Act rule of reason analysis, thereby requiring the defendant to demonstrate the restraint on trade had pro-competition benefits.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Consumer Credit

Vogt v. City of Hays

Whether a criminal defendant's Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination is violated if the government uses compelled statements against the criminal defendant during a probable cause hearing.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Civil Rights ยง 1983