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Jun 22 1964 (FN)

Aptheker Vs. Secretary of State

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jun-22-1964

aptheker v. secretary of state - 378 u.s. 500 (1964) u.s. supreme court aptheker v. secretary of state, 378 u.s. 500 (1964) aptheker v. secretary of state no. 461 argued april 21, 1964 decided june 22, 1964 378 u.s. 500 appeal from the united states district court for the district of columbia syllabus appellants, native-born citizens and residents of the united states, are ranking officials of the communist party of the united states. after hearings under state department regulations, appellants' passports were revoked under 6 of the subversive activities control act of 1950, which provides that, when a communist organization is registered, or under final order to register, it shall be unlawful for any member with knowledge or notice thereof to apply for or use a passport. appellants filed suit asking that 6 be declared unconstitutional as a violation of the due process clause of the fifth amendment and that the secretary of state be ordered to issue passports to them. a three-judge district court denied relief. held: 1. section 6 is unconstitutional on its face, for it too broadly and indiscriminately transgresses the liberty guaranteed by the fifth amendment. pp. 378 u. s. 505 -514. (a) the right to travel at home and abroad is an important aspect of liberty of which a citizen cannot be deprived without due process of law. kent v. dulles, 357 u. s. 116 , followed. p. 378 u. s. 505 . (b) under existing laws, denial of a passport effectively prohibits travel anywhere in the .....

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Jun 22 1964 (FN)

Berman Vs. United States

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jun-22-1964

berman v. united states - 378 u.s. 530 (1964) u.s. supreme court berman v. united states, 378 u.s. 530 (1964) berman v. united states no. 245 argued march 26, 1964 decided june 22, 1964 378 u.s. 530 certiorari to the united states court of appeals for the second circuit judgment affirmed. per curiam. the judgment of the court of appeals for the second circuit is affirmed. united states v. robinson, 361 u. s. 220 . mr. justice black, with whom the chief justice, mr. justice douglas, and mr. justice goldberg join, dissenting. this case seems to me to be decided on the premise that it is more important that the federal rules of criminal procedure be slavishly followed than that justice be done. i cannot agree to any such principle, and therefore dissent. petitioner was convicted in the united states district court for the southern district of new york on two counts -- one of possessing counterfeit currency and one of receiving stolen securities. he was sentenced to concurrent prison terms of two years on each count and a total fine of $2,000. he decided to appeal. federal rule of criminal procedure 37(a)(2) requires a notice of appeal to be filed within 10 days. here the tenth day fell on page 378 u. s. 531 saturday. on the preceding friday, an associate to whom petitioner's attorney had given the notice of appeal for filing left the office with a fever and went home to bed, where he stayed until late sunday. because of the associate's illness, the notice was not filed on .....

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Mar 23 1964 (FN)

Boire Vs. Greyhound Corp.

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Mar-23-1964

..... .s. 473 certiorari to the united states court of appeals for the fifth circuit syllabus the national labor relations board (nlrb) concluded, after hearing, that respondent and a firm under contract to clean and maintain certain bus terminals which respondent operated were joint employers of bus terminal maintenance employees who constituted an appropriate unit in which to hold a representation election ..... 376 u. s. 475 as greyhound and floors, inc. the latter, a corporation engaged in the business of providing cleaning, maintenance and similar services to various customers in florida, had contracted with greyhound to provide such services at the four terminals in question. at the board hearing on the petition, the union contended alternatively that the unit requested was appropriate as .....

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Dec 14 1964 (FN)

All States Freight, Inc. Vs. N.Y., N.H. and H. R. Co.

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Dec-14-1964

all states freight, inc. v. n.y., n.h. & h. r. co. - 379 u.s. 343 (1964) u.s. supreme court all states freight, inc. v. n.y., n.h. & h. r. co., 379 u.s. 343 (1964) all states freight, inc. v. new york, new haven & hartford railroad co. no. 22 argued october 21, 1964 decided december 14, 1964 379 u.s. 343 appeal from the united states district court for the district of connecticut syllabus section 1(6) of the interstate commerce act, which requires carriers to establish "just and reasonable classifications of property for transportation, with reference to which rates" are or may be prescribed, applies to the setting of class rates (rates for various classes or categories of property), but not to all-commodity rates, although all-commodity rates are subject to interstate commerce commission control under other provisions of the act. pp. 379 u. s. 343 -355. 221 f.supp. 370 affirmed. mr. justice stewart delivered the opinion of the court. this is an appeal from the judgment of a three-judge district court setting aside an order of the interstate commerce commission which had disallowed certain freight rates filed by the new york, new haven & hartford railroad company (hereafter "the new haven") and other rail carriers. the issue presented is whether page 379 u. s. 344 1(6) of the interstate commerce act, as amended, which requires carriers "to establish, observe, and enforce just and reasonable classifications of property for transportation, with reference to which rates, .....

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Apr 06 1964 (FN)

United States Vs. First Nat'l Bank of Lexington

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Apr-06-1964

..... court, as applied to the facts of this case, clearly compel the reversal. [ footnote 1 ] sections 1 and 2 of the sherman act provide in pertinent part: "sec. 1. every contract, combination in the form of trust or otherwise, or conspiracy, in restraint of trade or commerce among the several states, or with foreign nations, is hereby declared to be illegal .....

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Feb 17 1964 (FN)

Greene Vs. United States

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Feb-17-1964

..... the revocation of his security clearance, the industrial employment review board, on january 29, 1952, had reversed the action of an inferior board and granted petitioner clearance for secret governmental contract work. on april 17, 1953, however, the secretary of the navy notified erco that petitioner's "continued access to navy classified security information [was] inconsistent with the best interests of ..... (without real contradiction) that he is effectively barred from pursuit of many aspects of his profession, given the current dependence of most phases of the aircraft industry on defense department contracts not only for production, but for research and development work as well. . . . nor do we doubt that, following the government's action, some stigma, in greater or lesser degree, has .....

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Jun 15 1964 (FN)

Davis Vs. Mann

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jun-15-1964

davis v. mann - 377 u.s. 678 (1964) u.s. supreme court davis v. mann, 377 u.s. 678 (1964) davis v. mann no. 69 argued november 14, 18, 1963 decided june 15, 1964 377 u.s. 678 appeal from the united states district court for the eastern district of virginia syllabus complainants, certain virginia voters, brought this action against appellants, various officials having state election duties, challenging the statutory provisions apportioning seats in the virginia legislature as violative of the equal protection clause. while the virginia constitution provides for decennial reapportionment the establishment of districts rests in the discretion of the legislature, which has been guided chiefly by population, but which has also considered factors such as compactness and contiguity of territory, geographic features, and community of interests. under the existing apportionment, the state is divided into 36 senatorial districts, with 40 senators, and 70 house districts with 100 delegates. the maximum population variance ratios between the most populous and least populous senatorial and house districts are, respectively, 2.65 to 1 and 4.36 to 1; and, under the 1962 apportionment, about 41.1% of the state's total population reside in districts electing a majority of the senate, and about 40.5% in districts electing a majority of the house. no adequate political remedy for legislative reapportionment exists in virginia, and no initiative procedure is provided for. appellants before the .....

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Apr 24 1964 (SC)

New Asiatic Insurance Co. Ltd. Vs. Pessumal Dhanamal Aswani and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-24-1964

Reported in : AIR1964SC1736; (1964)66BOMLR702; 1965MHLJ257(SC); [1964]7SCR867

..... car insured under the policy, but merely amounted to a condition affecting the liability of the company vis a vis the driver who was entitled to indemnity under any other policy. the question thus reduces itself to the determination of whether pessumal comes within the persons indemnified in para. 3 of the ..... appearing in the certificate in order to comply with the act is recoverable from the insured, and refers to the avoidance clause. 24. thus the contract between the insured and the company may not provide for all the liabilities which the company has to undertake vis a vis the third parties, ..... in the policy of the company. 23. the act contemplates the possibility of the policy of insurance undertaking liability to third parties providing such a contract between the insurer and the insured, that is, the person who effected the policy, as would make the company entitled to recover the whole or ..... persons from the general classification will have to be related to considerations affecting it and is not to be related to such classified persons right to indemnity from any other insurer. in this connection reference may be made to proviso (b) which cannot in any case be a proviso relating to ..... 'other vehicles extension clause' respectively, are material and are set out in full : '3. in terms of and subject to the limitations of the indemnity which is granted by this section to the insured the company will indemnify any driver who is driving the motor car on the insured's order or with .....

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