Court Cases

AAMVA identifies court cases affecting the motor vehicle and law enforcement community. Key court cases are listed below.

Shaw v. Jones, Erich v. Jones (2023)

Kansas Highway Patrol's use of the two-step maneuver is deemed unconstitutional. 

Oklahoma v. Castro-Huerta (2022)

The U.S. Supreme Court that states have the authority to prosecute non-tribal members who commit crimes against Native Americans on Indian territory. 

Berger v. North Carolina NAACP (2022)

The U.S. Supreme Court voted in favor of the state legislators’ right to defend constitutional challenges to its voter ID law.

Newburgh Heights v. Ohio (2022)

Ohio Supreme Court upholds law slashing state funding for cities collecting traffic-camera fines.

Washington v. Fraser (2022)

Washington Supreme Courts decide drivers can receive a DUI after marijuana use. 

NFIB v. OSHA (2022)

The U.S. Supreme Court strikes down OSHA's vaccination mandate for businesses with 100+ employees.

City of Tahlequah v. Bond, Rivas-Villegas v. Cortesluna (2021)

The U.S. Supreme Court upholds the qualified immunity doctrine.