Administrative Law

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Londoner v. Denver

210 U.S. 373, 28 S. Ct. 708, 52 L.Ed. 1103 (1908)

Facts

Plaintiffs wanted to not be taxed on their land for the cost of paving a street upon which the land was adjacent. The tax gave the city of Denver the power to make local improvements and then assess the value of the improve...

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Board of Regents v. Roth

408 U.S. 564, 92 S. Ct. 2701, 33 L.Ed.2d 548 (1972)

Facts

Roth was a professor hired on contract, with a specific date of termination of the contract. He was then informed he would not be rehired. Roth argued that his due process violations were violated because of a “failure ...

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Codd v. Velger

429 U.S. 624, 97 S.Ct. 882, 51 L.Ed.2d 92 (1977)

Facts

Velger believed he had been wrongly dismissed from his police officer job without a hearing. He had a probationary position. He argued that material from another position had been put in his police file which was derogatory ...

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Bi-Metallic Investment Company v. State Board of Equalization

239 U.S. 441, 36 S. Ct. 141, 60 L.Ed. 372 (1915)

Facts

The State Board of Equalization and Colorado Tax Commission increased the valuation of all assessed property in Colorado by 40 cents. The P sought to have the tax increase halted at trial and was successful. P argues that th...

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Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Ins. Co.

463 U.S. 29, 103 (1983)

Facts

The department of transportation began instituting a mandatory passive restraint regulation which phased in the requirement that large vehicles have seat belts or air bags. However, a new Secretary of Trans assumed office and ordered a one year dela...

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