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- BARKER: death + Burglary, Arson, Rape, Kidnap,
Escape, or Robbery = felony murder.
- Negligence if burden of fixing problem is less
than probability that accident will happen TIMES
extent of injury that could happen.
- Negligence elements: duty, breach, causation,
- Offer + acceptance + consideration = a contract,
if there's competence, consent, and it's legal.
- Promissory estoppel: promise
without consideration binds IF promisor used
promise to get reliance, and IF party banked on
it, IF non-enforcement would not be just.
- Three ways to recover on breach of contract: (1)
expectation damages, (2) reliance damages, or (3)
restitution. Pick one.
- For a contract, ask: (1) Does UCC apply? (2) Does
Statute of Frauds apply? (3) Does parole evidence
apply? (4) Are elements present -- offer,
acceptance, consideration? (5) Any defenses to
formation? (6) How about 3rd party rights and
- What you don't possess, you cannot convey. You
can own different parts of a timeline of a piece
of property, and you can own different aspects of
physical being of a piece of property.
- If you are going to delay a gift, by will or
while you are still alive, full title must vest
(if at all) within 21 years after the death of a
person alive at the time of the gift.
- CIVIL: Complaint; Summons; Service of Process;
Answer; Written interrogatories; Depositions
- 12(b)(6): failure to state a claim
- Articles I, II, III: legislative, executive,
- Article I, Sec. 8: Powers of Congress: tax,
borrow, regulate commerce, copyright, make laws,
create lower courts, declare war, raise armies.
- Article IV, Sec. 1: full faith and credit.
- 1. religion; speech; press; assembly; petition
- 2. right to keep and bear arms
- 3. no soldier quartered in any house without
- 4. search and seizure; probable cause
- 5. grand jury; double jeopardy; self
incrimination; just compensation; due process
- 6. speedy and public trial; confront, subpoena
witnesses; right to counsel
- 7. jury trials in civil cases; jury-decided facts
- 8. no excessive bail; no cruel/unusual punishment
- 9. unenumerated rights to the people
- 10. reserved powers by States and people
- 14. if born in US, citizen of US; States must
grant due process and equal protection
- 19. women's suffrage.