in the Fifth Circuit

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  • The federal trial for mail fraud took place in the Fifth Circuit in 1925.
  • Zadvydas in the Fifth Circuit case and the government in the Kim case both appealed to the Supreme Court.
  • In the Fifth Circuit's view, Ford required mere awareness of the State's reason rather than a rational understanding of it.
  • In the fifth circuit the Christian who till now had been second to Hippias shared the same fate, though he escaped with his life; and then Marcus drove past the starting- sheds next to Hippias. Cited from Serapis, by Georg Ebers, v6
  • After seven years as a precedent in the Fifth Circuit, the Hopwood decision was abrogated by the U.S. Supreme Court in 2003.
  • It was the first case in a body of law developed in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals holding that a variety of forms of corporal punishment against prisoners constituted cruel and unusual punishment and a violation of Eighth Amendment rights.
  • Precedent in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the federal appellate court governing the district where Lay was indicted, indicates that vacation of the conviction had to be automatically granted.
  • The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas (in case citations, E.D. Tex.) is a federal court in the Fifth Circuit (except for patent claims and claims against the U.S. government under the Tucker Act, which are appealed to the Federal Circuit).
  • On September 11, 1939 the Supreme Court conferred the appointment of Circuit Judge, where he served in the Fifth Circuit Court, resident in the city of Puebla.
  • The ruling means that universities in the Fifth Circuit's jurisdiction can again use race as a factor in admissions (as long as quotas are not used, per Gratz v. Bollinger, 539 U.S. 244 (2003)).