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Assault and Battery Law
 
Walter Earl McDonald v. The State of Texas

Va-Shawn Cobbins and her sister Nina Robinson bake pastries out of their
home. On the morning of November 2, 2014, they went to a corner store to deliver
pastries to a customer. At trial, Cobbins and Robinson testified that, while at the
corner store, they were joking with McDonald and two other men identified as Sonny
and Wayne. According to Cobbins and Robinson, Wayne joki... More...
   $0 (02-27-2017 - TX)

Keith Edward Hendricks v. The State of Texas

In 2013, complainant Jane Doe,2 a woman in her early twenties with mental
illness, became homeless and began staying at a shelter in downtown Houston.
One day, she met Hendricks—whom she knew as “Kevin,” “Slim,” or “Chicago
Slim”—and the two went for a walk in Houston’s Third Ward.
Hendricks led Doe to an abandoned house, promising to provide her with
clothes and cigarett... More...
   $0 (02-27-2017 - TX)

Adrian Aaron Mendez, Jr. v. The State of Texas

On the afternoon of August 5, 2011, appellant went to a convenience store,
Chicano’s, where he met up with Haley Barry, Haley’s boyfriend, Brandon, April
Santellana, who was Brandon’s sister and whose mother owned the store, and
Romero. Haley described the convenience store as a place that she and her friends
would hang out and “party.” While at the store that day, the member... More...
   $0 (02-27-2017 - TX)

STATE OF KANSAS v. JESSE MONTANEZ

For his burglary and misdemeanor theft crimes, the court sentenced Montanez using a criminal history score of A based, in part, on the classification of his 1982 Illinois convictions for armed robbery and aggravated battery as person felonies. He successfully appealed his sentence to this court, and we vacated his felony sentence and remanded for resentencing with directions to reclassify those tw... More...   $0 (02-26-2017 - KS)

STATE OF KANSAS v. JESUS MUNOZ

On November 19, 2013, J.M. caught M.M., her 13-year-old daughter, with an iPhone. This surprised J.M. because M.M. was not allowed to have a cell phone. J.M. took the iPhone away from M.M. Upon searching through the iPhone, J.M. found photos of M.M. in her bra and underwear, which had been sent to a contact listed as "JMZ." J.M. contacted A.M., her husband and M.M.'s father, about the photos. Toge... More...   $0 (02-26-2017 - KS)

Alam Glisson, Personal Representative of the Estate of Nicholas L. Glisson v. Indiana Department of Corrections

Nicholas Glisson entered the custody
of the Indiana Department of Corrections on September 3,
2010, upon being sentenced for dealing in a controlled substance
(selling one prescription pill to a friend who turned out
to be a confidential informant). Thirty-seven days later, he
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was dead from starvation, acute renal failure, and associated
conditions. His mo... More...
   $0 (02-26-2017 - IN)

Maria Cazorla, et al. v. Koch Foods of Mississippi, L.L.C.

Hispanic employees of Koch Foods (“Koch”), a poultry processor, allege harassment and abuse on the job. Koch claims they made up the allegations in order to get U visas, which are available to abuse victims who assist in government investigations. The company sought discovery of any information related to the employees’ U visa applications. Plaintiffs objected, pointing out that the discovery woul... More...   $0 (02-26-2017 - MS)

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. DAVID SAVOY THOMAS

Defendant-Appellant David Savoy Thomas appeals from his conviction of
four counts of robbery, 18 U.S.C. § 1951(a), following a jury trial. On appeal, he
challenges (1) the sufficiency of the evidence on Count 1, (2) an in-court
identification, and (3) the denial of his motion to sever the Count 1 robbery
charge from the other robbery counts. Exercising jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C.<... More...
   $0 (02-25-2017 - )

State of Nebraska v. Adrian Lester

On April 14, 2014, 15-year-old Allee H. sent a text message
to her high school classmate Justice Terpstra (Terpstra), asking
if he would sell her marijuana. Terpstra refused, after which
the text messages between Allee and Terpstra became contentious,
culminating in an agreement to meet at a park in Omaha,
Nebraska, to fight. Both Allee and Terpstra recruited others to
acco... More...
   $0 (02-25-2017 - NE)

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ANTHONY T. ROSS

Anthony T. Ross was convicted in 1999 of misdemeanor sexual assault. In 2009 he moved from Washington D.C. to Ohio, and on October 7, 2010 he was indicted for failing to register with local authorities pursuant to the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (“SORNA”). See 120 Stat. 587, 590 (2006), 42 U.S.C. § 16901 et seq.; 18 U.S.C. § 2250(a). The act, passed by Congress in 2006, “see... More...   $0 (02-25-2017 - DC)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. JAMES D. DIXON

Following a bench trial, defendant was convicted of second
degree robbery, N.J.S.A. 2C:15-1; second-degree burglary,
N.J.S.A. 2C:18-2; third-degree aggravated assault, N.J.S.A.
2C:12-1(b)(7); fourth-degree false imprisonment, N.J.S.A. 2C:13
3; fourth-degree resisting arrest by flight, N.J.S.A. 2C:29
2(a)(1)(3); and fourth-degree unlawful possession of a weapon,
N.J.S.A. ... More...
   $0 (02-24-2017 - NJ)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY v. CURTIS A. FRANKLIN

A.M. has known defendant since she was four years old. A.M.'s
family and defendant's family enjoyed a close relationship, and
both families were active in their local church, where defendant
served as associate pastor at the time of his arrest.
The accusations came to light on November 30, 2009, when A.M.
reported her past sexual relationship with defendant to the ... More...
   $0 (02-24-2017 - NJ)

Pedro Portillo vs. The State of Florida

Portillo was charged with attempted sexual battery under sections 794.011(5)
and 777.04(1), Florida Statutes (2013). The charge required proof that Portillo
intended to digitally penetrate the victim’s vagina. See Lakey v. State, 113 So. 3d
90, 91 (Fla. 5th DCA 2013). The adult victim testified that while visiting her
mother’s home, Portillo, who lived with the victim’s mothe... More...
   $0 (02-24-2017 - FL)

QUENTIN MARCUS TRUEHILL vs. STATE OF FLORIDA

Quentin Truehill, who was twenty-two years old at the time, was charged
with the kidnapping and murder of Vincent Binder, who was twenty-nine years
old. Truehill’s crime spree began on the evening of March 30, 2010, at the
Avoyelles Parish Sheriff’s Office in Mansura, Louisiana, when Truehill and two
other cellmates, Kentrell F. Johnson1 and Peter Hughes,2 held the holding-cel... More...
   $0 (02-24-2017 - FL)

State of Tennessee v. Terry Sherrod

In April of 2014, Defendant was indicted in case number 41400411 for one count of aggravated assault and one count of theft of property with a value of less than $500. That same month, Defendant was indicted in case number 41400412 for one count of possession of a Schedule IV drug, Diazepam, with the intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver and one count of simple possession of cocaine. In Septem... More...   $0 (02-23-2017 - TN)

State of Tennessee v. Miko Burl

Following a jury trial, the Petitioner was convicted of aggravated assault with the use of a deadly weapon, especially aggravated robbery accomplished with a deadly weapon, and aggravated burglary. T.C.A. §§ 39-13-102(a)(1)(B) (1997), 39-13403(a)(1), 39-14-402(a)(3), 39-14-403(a). The trial court sentenced the Petitioner as a Range I offender to twenty-five years for the especially aggravated ro... More...   $0 (02-23-2017 - )

Janell Morton v. State of Tennessee

The Petitioner was indicted on attempted first degree murder, especially aggravated kidnapping, and aggravated assault. She entered pleas pursuant to Alford v. North Carolina, 400 U.S. 25 (1970), to attempted first degree murder and especially aggravated kidnapping. Pursuant to the plea agreement, the trial court sentenced the Petitioner to thirteen years and six months at twenty percentfor the ... More...   $0 (02-23-2017 - TN)

Jay E. Millen v. State of Indiana

In 2011, Millen pled guilty to Class C felony criminal confinement, Class D
felony strangulation, Class D felony intimidation, and Class A misdemeanor
domestic battery. In exchange, he received a ten-year sentence, all of which
was suspended to probation (minus credit time).
[2] Thereafter, the State filed a petition to revoke Millen’s probation, alleging that
he violated... More...
   $0 (02-23-2017 - IN)

Asia Marshall v. State of Indiana

On December 9, 2014, Marshall and her live-in boyfriend of several years,
Antonio Chacon, had an argument at their home that resulted in Chacon
calling 911. Chacon reported to the 911 operator that Marshall hit him in the
face with a remote control and his face was cut and bleeding. Two Fort Wayne
police officers responded to the home within approximately ten minutes of the <... More...
   $0 (02-23-2017 - IN)

STATE OF IOWA vs. ANTONIO R. GANTT

The State filed a trial information charging Gantt with burglary in the first
degree, in violation of Iowa Code sections 713.1 and 713.3 (2015), assault while
participating in a felony, in violation of section 708.3, and criminal mischief in the
second degree, in violation of sections 716.1 and 716.4, following allegations that
he attacked an occupied vehicle with a baseball ba... More...
   $0 (02-23-2017 - IA)

State of Texas v. Darnell Rogers

San Antonio, TX - Wheel Chair Bound Defendant Found Not Guilty On Attempted Capital Murder Charge but Guilty of Aggravated Assault of a Police Officer

The State of Texas charged Darnell Rogers, age 23, with attempted capital murder of a police officer and aggravated assault of a policed officer as a result of a 2015 shootout with Bexar County deputy constables.

Rogers was shot an... More...
   $0 (02-23-2017 - TX)

STATE OF IOWA vs. DARWIN ANGELO JONES SR.,

Darwin Jones appeals his sentence for second-degree harassment. He
contends the district court abused its discretion in sentencing him to twenty days
in jail rather than granting him probation as he requested. See State v. Seats,
865 N.W.2d 545, 552 (Iowa 2015) (setting forth standard of review).
The State requested a thirty-day jail sentence. In imposing a twenty-day <... More...
   $0 (02-22-2017 - IA)

STATE OF IOWA vs. TONY WANGMENG LEE

Lee went to Laos in 2010 to meet and marry M.V. When Lee brought
M.V. to the United States in June 2011, Lee’s former wife, O.L.,2 was still living
with him and was pregnant with his child. M.V. did not speak, read, or write
English and had no relatives in the United States.
In April 2012, M.V. called police and reported Lee had beaten her. Lee
was arrested, and M.V... More...
   $0 (02-22-2017 - IA)

STEVEN STAFFORD vs. STATE OF MISSOURI

Movant was convicted of murder in the first degree, assault and armed criminal action after
a jury trial and was sentenced to life imprisonment. After his convictions were affirmed on appeal,
Movant filed a timely pro se Rule 29.15 motion on January 5, 2015. An attorney from the public
defender’s office entered her appearance on January 28, 2015 and filed a motion for an additiona... More...
   $0 (02-22-2017 - MO)

Ruben David Ramirez, Jr. v. The State of Texas

Appellant was charged by indictment with retaliation, assault of a public servant, and felony driving while intoxicated. Pursuant to a negotiated plea agreement, the State abandoned the felony driving while intoxicated charge, and Appellant pleaded “guilty” to the remaining charges. Appellant further waived his right to appeal the findings of guilt. The trial court assessed Appellant’s punishme... More...   $0 (02-22-2017 - TX)

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