June 17, 2019
Manhattan Community Access Corp. v. Halleck (17-1702)
Petitioner, a private nonprofit corporation designated by New York City to operate the public access channels on the Manhattan cable system owned by Time Warner (now Charter), is not a state actor subject to the First Amendment.
Virginia Uranium, Inc. v. Warren (16-1275)
The Fourth Circuit’s judgment that the Atomic Energy Act does not preempt Virginia’s prohibition on uranium mining in the Commonwealth is affirmed.
Gamble v. United States (17-646)
The dual sovereignty doctrine—under which two offenses are not the “same offence” for double jeopardy purposes if prosecuted by separate sovereigns—is upheld.
Virginia House of Delegates v. Bethune-Hill (18-281)
The House of Delegates lacks standing to appeal the invalidation of Virginia’s redistricting plan.