Volume 12, Issue 1 (1955)
Constitutional Law-Right of Public School Board to Discharge Teacher
Invoking Privilege Against Self-Incrimination in Communist Investigation
[Faxon v. The Committee, Mass. 1954, and Daniman v. The Board,
N. Y. 1954]..........
Criminal Law-Effect of Married Woman's Acts on Husband's Liability for
Larceny of Wife's Property [People v. Morton, N. Y. 1954]
Domestic Relations-Marriage in State as Basis for Jurisdiction of Ex Parte
Divorce Action When Neither Spouse Is Domiciled in State [David-
Zieseniss v. Zieseniss, N. Y. 1954].
Evidence-Admissibility in Prosecution for Drunken Driving of Accused's Refusal
To Submit to Blood Test [Gardner v. Commonwealth, Va. 1954]
Evidence-Application of Federal Wire Tapping Statute to Recording Authorized
by Informer Without Consent of Accused [United States v. Stephenson,
Evidence-Validity of Statute Making Illegally Obtained Evidence Admissible
in Gambling Prosecution in One County of State [Salsburg v. Maryland,
U S. Sup. Ct. 1954].
Federal Procedure-Venue of Original Action as Supporting Third-Party Proceeding
Not Maintainable as Independent Action [United States v.
Acord, Fed. 1954]
Procedure-Application of Res Judicata to Findings in Prior Litigation Not
Essential to Disposition of That Case [Petrus v. Robbins, Va. 1954]
Statute of Frauds-Right of Vendor To Collect on Check Given as Down
Payment on Oral Sale Contract Repudiated by Vendee [Sturgis v.
Meadors, Ark. 1954].
Suretyship-Right of Surety of Bank Against Loss from Forgery To Recover
on Subrogation Theory Against Depository Bank Guaranteeing Forged
Indorsements on Checks [Standard Accident Ins. Co. v. PelIecchia, N. J.
Torts-Liability of Owner Leaving Automobile Unattended in Violation of
Statute for Injuries Caused by Negligence of Unauthorized Driver [Ney
v. Yellow Cab Co., Ill. 1954].