Volume 124 · November 2010 · Number 1
The Supreme Court 2009 Term
Federalism All the Way Down
Heather K. Gerken
Citizens United v. FEC: Corporate Political Speech
Corporate Political Speech: Who Decides?
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Robert J. Jackson, Jr.
On Political Corruption
Two Concepts of Freedom of Speech
Kathleen M. Sullivan
CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE
Fourth Amendment — Reasonable Expectation of Privacy: City of Ontario v. Quon.
Fifth Amendment — Invocation of the Right to Cut Off Questioning: Berghuis v. Thompkins.
Sixth Amendment — Effective Assistance of Counsel: Padilla v. Kentucky.
Eighth Amendment — Juvenile Life Without Parole Sentences: Graham v. Florida.
Endorsement Test: Salazar v. Buono.
Incorporation of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms: McDonald v. City of Chicago.
FREEDOM OF SPEECH AND EXPRESSION
Categorical Exclusions: United States v. Stevens.
Freedom of Expressive Association: Christian Legal Society Chapter of the University of California, Hastings College of the Law v. Martinez.
Material Support for Terrorism: Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project
Public Disclosure of Referendum Petitions: Doe v. Reed.
NECESSARY AND PROPER CLAUSE
Civil Commitment: United States v. Comstock.
SEPARATION OF POWERS
Removal Power: Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board.
Judicial Takings: Stop the Beach Renourishment, Inc. v. Florida Department of Environmental Protection.
Corporate Citizenship: Hertz Corp. v. Friend.
FEDERAL RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE
Preemption of State Procedural Rules: Shady Grove Othopedic Associates, P.A. v. Allstate Insurance Co.
STATUS OF INTERNATIONAL LAW
Deference to the Executive — Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction: Abbott v. Abbott.
CIVIL RIGHTS ACT, TITLE VII
Statute of Limitations: Lewis v. City of Chicago.
CIVIL RIGHTS ATTORNEY'S FEES AWARD ACT
Performance-Based Enhancements: Perdue v. Kenny A. ex rel. Winn.
HONEST SERVICES FRAUD
Covered Offenses: Black v. United States; Skilling v. United States; Weyhrauch v. United States.
Patent-Eligible Subject Matter: Bilski v. Kappos.
REVIEW OF ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
National Labor Relations Act — Agency Jurisdiction: New Process Steel, L.P. v. NLRB.
Proximate Causation: Hemi Group, LLC v. City of New York.
Quick Look Rule of Reason — American Needle, Inc. v. National Football League.