Eisenstadt v. Baird
Eisenstadt v. Baird, 405 U.S. 438 (1972), is a United States Supreme Court case that established the right of unmarried people to possess contraception on the same basis as married couples and, by...
Bellotti v. Baird (1976)
Bellotti v. Baird, 428 U.S. 132 (1976), was a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court upheld a Massachusetts law requiring parental consent to a minor's abortion, which provided that "if o...
Lawrence v. Texas
Lawrence v. Texas, 539 U.S. 558 (2003) is a landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court. In the 6–3 ruling the Court struck down the sodomy law in Texas and, by extension, invalidated sod...
Rocky Mountain Bank v. Google Inc.
Rocky Mountain Bank v. Google Inc. was a decision by the United States District Court for the Northern District of California holding that Google had to reveal the account information of a Gmail user ...
Thompson v. Johnson County Community College
Thompson v. Johnson County Community College, 108 F. 3d 1388 (10th Cir. 1997) is decision by the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, involving the Johnson County Community College an...
Gillan and Quinton v United Kingdom
Gillan and Quinton v United Kingdom was a decision by the European Court of Human Rights that ruled that the United Kingdom's stop and search powers without reasonable suspicion under the Terrorism Ac...
NASA v. Nelson
NASA v. Nelson, No. 09-530 (2011), was a recent case in which the Supreme Court of the United States held that NASA's background checks of contract employees did not violate any constitutional privacy...
Florida v. Jardines
In 2006, police in Miami, Florida received an anonymous tip that a home was being used as a marijuana grow house. They led a drug-sniffing police dog to the front door of the home, and the dog alerted...
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Robbins v. Lower Merion School District
Robbins v. Lower Merion School District is a federal class action lawsuit, brought in February 2010 on behalf of students of two high schools in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania suburbs. In October 201...
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United States v. Jones (2012)
United States v. Jones, 132 S. Ct. 945, 565 U.S. ___ (2012), was a United States Supreme Court case which held that installing a Global Positioning System (GPS) tracking device on a vehicle and using ...
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Smith v. Maryland
Smith v. Maryland, 442 U.S. 735 (1979), was a case in which the Supreme Court of the United States held that the installation and use of the pen register was not a "search" within the meaning of the F...
Kyllo v. United States
Kyllo v. United States, 533 U.S. 27 (2001), held that the use of a thermal imaging, or FLIR, device from a public vantage point to monitor the radiation of heat from a person's home was a "search"...
Griswold v. Connecticut
Griswold v. Connecticut, 381 U.S. 479 (1965), is a landmark case in which the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that the Constitution protected a right to privacy. The case involved a Conn...
Al-Haramain v. Obama
Al-Haramain v. Obama was a case before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California filed 28 February 2006 by the al-Haramain Foundation and others concerning the NSA warrantless su...
United States v. Karo
United States v. Karo, 468 U.S. 705 (1984), was a United States Supreme Court decision related to the Fourth Amendment protection from unreasonable search and seizure. It held that use of an electroni...
Federal Aviation Administration v. Cooper
Federal Aviation Administration v. Cooper, 566 U.S. ___ (2012), was a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court held that "actual damages" under the Privacy Act of 1974 is not clear enough t...
Florida Star v. B. J. F.
Florida Star v. B. J. F., 491 U.S. 524 (1989), is a United States Supreme Court case involving freedom of the press and privacy rights. After The Florida Star newspaper accidentally revealed the full ...