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1000 TAPIA V. UNITED STATES
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883 BURGESS V. UNITED STATES
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782 UNITED STATES V. RODRIQUEZ
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782 BARBER V. THOMAS
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782 SHAFER V. SOUTH CAROLINA
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The South Carolina Supreme Court incorrectly interpreted Simmons v. South Carolina, 512 U. S. 154, when it declared that case inapplicable to South Carolina's current sentencing scheme.
721 ALABAMA V. SHELTON
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Under Argersinger v. Hamlin, 407 U. S. 25, 40, a suspended sentence that may "end up in the actual deprivation of a person's liberty" may not be imposed unless the defendant was accorded "the guiding hand of counsel" in the prosecution for the crime charged.
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721 FREEMAN V. UNITED STATES
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645 WALLACE V. KATO
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645 LEWIS V. UNITED STATES, 523 U.S. 155 (1998)
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645 BEARD V. BANKS
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556 LEWIS V. UNITED STATES, 518 U.S 322 (1996).
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556 TURNER V. ROGERS
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556 SATTAZAHN V. PENNSYLVANIA
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Neither the Fifth Amendment's Double Jeopardy Clause nor the Fourteenth Amendment's Due Process Clause barred Pennsylvania from seeking the death penalty against petitioner on retrial when he was given a life sentence at his first trial.
556 KELLY V. SOUTH CAROLINA
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Petitioner was entitled to a jury instruction that he would be ineligible for parole under a life sentence.
556 ALABAMA V. BOZEMAN
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The literal language of Art. IV(e) of the Interstate Agreement on Detainers-which provides that a State that obtains a prisoner for trial must try him within 120 days of his arrival, Art. IV(c), and if it returns him to his original place of imprisonment prior to that trial, charges "shall" be dismissed with prejudice, Art. IV(e)-bars further criminal proceedings when a defendant is returned to the original place of imprisonment before trial.
556 JONES V. UNITED STATES
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556 CUNNINGHAM V. CALIFORNIA
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556 UNITED STATES V. GONZALES, 520 U.S. 1 (1997).
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556 LOGAN V. UNITED STATES
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556 UNITED STATES V. JOHNSON
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Whether a federal criminal defendant's term of supervised release commences on the date of his actual release from prison or on the earlier date on which he should have been released in accordance with a retroactively applied change in the law.
556 RENO V. KORAY, 515 U.S. 39 (1995).
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556 M. L. B. V. S. L. J., 519 U.S. 102 (1996).
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439 CHAMBERS V. UNITED STATES
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439 CASTILLO V. UNITED STATES
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18 U.S.C. 924©(1) punishes with five years imprisonment whoever, during a federal crime of violence, ""uses or carries a firearm, . . . and if the firearm is a machinegun, or a destructive device, ""with thirty years. The issues are (1) whether the firearm type is an element of the offense which must be alleged in the indictment and found by the jury beyond a reasonable doubt, or is a sentencing factor to be found by the judge by a preponderance of evidence, and (2) whether equivocal ""legislative history"" overrides the doctrine of constitutional doubt set forth in Jones V. United States, 526 U.S. 227 (1999), that a statute must be interpreted to avoid possible unconstitutionality under the Fifth and Sixth Amendments."
439 SMALL V. UNITED STATES
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439 ALI V. FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS
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439 ALMENDAREZ-TORRES V. U.S., 523 U.S. 224 (1998)
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439 MV. UNITED STATES
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439 ZADVYDAS V. DAVIS
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The post-removal-period detention statute, read in light of the Constitution's demands, implicitly limits an alien's detention to a period reasonably necessary to bring about that alien's removal from the United States, and does not permit indefinite detention; the application of that limitation is subject to federal court review.
439 JAMES V. UNITED STATES
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439 DILLON V. UNITED STATES
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439 MELENDEZ V. UNITED STATES, 117 S. CT. 383, 136 L. ED. 2D 301 (1996).
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439 DOLAN V. UNITED STATES
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439 EL AL ISRAEL AIRLINES, LTD. V. TSUI YUAN TSENG
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439 ABBOTT V. UNITED STATES
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278 SMITH V. DOE
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Because Alaska's "Megan's Law" is nonpunitive, its retroactive application does not violate the Ex Post Facto Clause.
278 JOHNSON V. UNITED STATES
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Whether the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit erred in concluding that the district court properly imposed a ''tail "" of supervised release following incarceration after revoking Petitioner' s initial term of supervised release, in violation of the Ex Post Facto Clause of the United States Constitution."
278 WILKIE V. ROBBINS
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278 PEPPER V. UNITED STATES
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278 HARRIS V. UNITED STATES
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278 COLLINS V. YOUNGBLOOD, 497 U.S. 37 (1990)
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278 RUTLEDGE V. UNITED STATES., 517 U.S. 292 (1996).
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278 STENBERG V. CARHART
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1. Whether the Eighth Circuit's adoption of a broad unconstitutional reading of Nebraska's ban on partial -birth abortion, which directly conflicts with the narrower constitutional construction of similar statutes by the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals and that of the State officials charged with enforcement of the statute, violates fundamental rules of statutory construction and basic principles of federalism in contradiction of the clear direction of this Court in Webster v. Reproductive Health Services? 2. Whether the Eighth Circuit misapplied this Court's instructions in Planned Parenthood v. Casey by finding that a law banning cruel and unusual methods of killing a partially-born child, is an ""undue burden"" on the right to abortion?"
278 MASSARO V. UNITED STATES
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Whether a federal criminal defendant, whose new appellate counsel fails to raise, on direct appeal, a claim of ineffective assistance of trial counsel, is procedurally barred from asserting that constitutional claim in a habeas corpus proceeding brought pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 2255.
278 ROMPILLA V. BEARD
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278 LEOCAL V. ASHCROFT
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278 BELL V. CONE
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Respondent's claim that his counsel rendered ineffective assistance during his sentencing hearing was governed by Strickland v. Washington, 466 U. S. 668, and the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals' rejection of his claim neither was "contrary to" nor involved "an unreasonable application of clearly established Federal law" under 28 U. S. C. §2254(d)(1).
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278 HOPKINS V. REEVES, 524 U.S. 88 (1998)
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278 WEEKS V. ANGELONE
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1. Is there any ""compelling"" reason to review the Fourth Circuit's application of this Court's recent decision in Buchannan V. Angelone, 118 S. Ct. 757 (1998), to the facts of petitioner's case, which are substantially indistinguishable from those in Buchanan?"
278 GONZALES V. DUENAS-ALVAREZ
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278 FISCHER V. UNITED STATES
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1. Whether Medicare payments to a hospital for services provided to Medicare patients qualify as ""benefits"" to meet the jurisdictional requirements of Title 18 U.S.C. 666 so as to federalize crimes of theft, embezzlement, and bribery involving the hospital?"
278 LOPEZ V. DAVIS
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Whether the director of the Bureau of Prisons has the authority to categorically deny consideration for eligibility for early release as proscribed by 18 U.S.C. 3621(e) (2) (B) to an inmate convicted of a nonviolent offense after the inmate has completed the requisite residential substance abuse program.
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278 GARNER  V.  JONES
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1. Whether the ex post facto clause of the United States Constitution bars the State from applying its amended regulation governing the reconsideration schedule for life-sentenced inmates who have been denied parole, when the amendment has no effect on the sentence imposed, the substantive formula for the consideration of the prisoner for parole, or the determination of the prisoner's eligibility for parole, or whether the change creates only ""the most speculative and attentuated possibility of producing the prohibited effect of increasing the measure of punishment."" 2. Whether the decision below conflicts with the decisions of other United States Courts of Appeals and the appellate courts of the several states as to the meaning and import of this Court's decisions in California Dep't of Corrections V. Morales and Lynce v. Mathis.
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278 EWING V. CALIFORNIA
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The California Court of Appeal's decision that Ewing's sentence under the State's three strikes law is not grossly disproportionate under the Eighth Amendment's prohibition on cruel and unusual punishments is affirmed.
278 CARACHURI-ROSENDO V. HOLDER
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278 YOUNG V. HARPER, 520 U.S. 143 (1997).
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278 UNITED STATES V. MARTINEZ-SALAZAR
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Whether a defendant is entitled to automatic reversal of his conviction when he uses a peremptory challenge to remove a potential juror whom the district court erroneously failed to remove for cause, and he ultimately exhausts his remaining peremptory challenges.
278 BROWN V. PAYTON
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278 LIBRETTI V. UNITED STATES, 516 U.S. 29 (1995).
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278 WALTON V. ARIZONA, 497 U.S. 639 (1990)
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278 EDWARDS V. CARPENTER
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Whether a federal habeas court is barred from considering an ineffective-assistance-of-counsel claim as "" cause"" for the procedural default of another habeas claim when the ineffective-assistance claim is itself procedurally defaulted."
278 BEGAY V. UNITED STATES
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278 GREENLAW V. UNITED STATES
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278 GALL V. UNITED STATES
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278 BUCHANAN V. ANGELONE, 522 U.S. 269 (1998)
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278 SAMSON V. CALIFORNIA
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278 RING V. ARIZONA
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Walton v. Arizona, 497 U. S. 639, is irreconcilable with Apprendi v. New Jersey, 530 U. S. 466, and is, accordingly, overruled to the extent that it allows a sentencing judge, sitting without a jury, to find an aggravating circumstance necessary for imposition of the death penalty, see 497 U. S., at 647-649. Because Arizona's enumerated aggravating factors operate as "the functional equivalent of an element of a greater offense," Apprendi, 530 U. S., at 494, n. 19, the Sixth Amendment requires that they be found by a jury.
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278 UNITED STATES V. COMSTOCK
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278 ROPER V. SIMMONS
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278 MARYLAND V. SHATZER
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278 MAYLE V. FELIX
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