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STATE OF OHIO v. GEORGE FISHER

In January 2016, the Jackson County Grand Jury returned an indictment
charging Fisher with one count of possession of heroin in an amount equal to or
exceeding 250 grams in violation of R.C. 2925.11(A), and a major-drug-offender
specification. Fisher, who retained private counsel, entered a plea of not guilty to the
charge. The trial court released Fisher on his own recogniz... More...
   $0 (07-18-2018 - OH)

Lacey Robinett v. Shelby County Healthcare Corporation United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas - Jonesboro, Arkansas

Lacey Robinett appeals the district court’s 1 grant of judgment on the pleadings
to Shelby County Healthcare Corporation (“the Med”) and Avectus Healthcare
1The Honorable D.P. Marshall Jr., United States District Judge for the Eastern
District of Arkansas.
Solutions, LLC. Robinett contends that the district court erroneously concluded that
the federal and Arkansas Medicaid laws... More...
   $0 (07-18-2018 - AR)

Kevin Michael McGruder v. The State of Texas

On April 3, 2016, Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Zachariah Lundy was on
patrol when he saw a black Toyota Tundra pickup truck traveling west on Interstate Highway 10
in Kimble County, Texas. The officer identified the Toyota Tundra as stolen from Bexar County
and requested assistance to initiate a stop of the Toyota Tundra. After being joined by Junction
Chief of P... More...
   $0 (07-07-2018 - TX)

State of Tennessee v. Darrell Wayne Smith

A Roane County Grand Jury indicted the defendantfordriving under the influence and violation of the financial responsibility law as a result of a car accident. The defendant was charged based on his interactions with the state trooper at the scene and the results of ablood test indicatingnarcotics levelssufficient to cause impairment.

At the outset of the defendant’s trial, the trial cou... More...
   $0 (07-05-2018 - TN)

State of Tennessee v. Ramey Michelle Long

As a result of a traffic stop effectuated by two Henderson County sheriff’s deputies, the Appellant was indicted for DUI; DUI, second offense; possession of marijuana; possession of drug paraphernalia; and violating the open container law. The true bill reflects the Appellant also was indicted for speeding; however, the indictment did not include a charge of speeding. Nevertheless, at trial, the... More...   $0 (07-01-2018 - TN)

Landry Rountree v. Troy Dyson, City of Beaumont Eastern District of Texas Federal Courthouse - Beaumont, Texas

Landry Rountree appeals the dismissal of his 42 U.S.C § 1983 and related state-law claims against the City of Beaumont and Beaumont Police Sergeant Troy Dyson. We affirm the judgment of dismissal.
I.
Rountree owns a towing business and, for thirty years, participated in Beaumont’s non-consent tow rotation. For an accident that disables a car, the
United States Court of Appeals
Fift... More...
   $0 (06-15-2018 - TX)

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA v. PAUL DAVID ELDRED Court of Appeals of North Carolina

The State’s evidence at trial tended to show the following:
On 30 October 2015, between 8:20 and 8:30 p.m., law enforcement officers in
Avery County received a radio communication of a reported motor vehicle accident on
Highway 221 north of the intersection with Highway 105. Avery County Sheriff’s
Deputy Timothy Clawson (“Deputy Clawson”) and State Highway Patrol Trooper J.D. ... More...
   $0 (05-05-2018 - NC)

STATE OF MONTANA v. MYKEL THOMAS O’MALLEY SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF MONTANA

Pursuant to Section I, Paragraph 3(c), Montana Supreme Court Internal Operating
Rules, this case is decided by memorandum opinion and shall not be cited and does not
serve as precedent. Its case title, cause number, and disposition shall be included in this
Court’s quarterly list of noncitable cases published in the Pacific Reporter and Montana
Reports.
¶2 A jury in the L... More...
   $0 (04-23-2018 - MT)

United States of America v. Michael DeWayne Johnson Northern District of Alabama Federal Courthouse - Birmingham, Alabama

Birmingham, AL - Federal Judge Sentences Prior Felon to 22 Years in Prison for Armed Carjacking

A federal judge on March 20, 2018 sentenced a Graysville man to more than 20 years in prison for a 2016 carjacking in Forestdale.

U.S. District Judge L. Scott Coogler sentenced MICHAEL DeWAYNE JOHNSON, 33, to 21 years and 10 months in prison on one count each of carjacking, being a con... More...
   $0 (03-21-2018 - AL)

Billy J. Burden v. State of Indiana COURT OF APPEALS OF INDIANA

In the fall of 2015, Burden and a woman named Christina were in a
relationship and lived together with Christina’s two young children B.E. and
K.E. Christina believed that Burden was the father of four-month old K.E.; yet,
she wanted Burden to provide no care for either child, explaining, “I was their
mother.” Tr. Vol. 3 at 40. Christina testified that she provided “clothing... More...
   $0 (01-28-2018 - IN)

STATE OF KANSAS v. JOSHUA MICHAEL MALL

On October 5, 2015, Mall made the fatal decision to drink alcohol and drive his truck. Unfortunately, Mall included his 6-year-old daughter, Madilyn, in that decision. After drinking nearly half of a bottle of whiskey and smoking some marijuana, Mall put Madilyn into his 2001 Ford Ranger and decided to drive. Mall sped down Tuttle Creek Boulevard in Manhattan, Kansas, weaving in and out of traffic... More...   $0 (01-16-2018 - KS)

STATE OF KANSAS v. JAIME MICHELLE CARTER

The facts in this case are tragic but they are not complex and are not challenged in this appeal. The procedural history, however, is extensive and relevant and must be laid out in some detail.

In the early evening of May 25, 2014, Carter was involved in a collision in Leavenworth County. Her eastbound sedan crossed the road's centerline and struck a motorcycle driven by Kristopher Steu... More...
   $0 (01-16-2018 - KS)

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA v. JESSE SANTIFORT Kenly officer charged in Taser death back in court

On 3 March 2016, Santifort was employed as a police officer with the Kenly
Police Department. On that date, he became involved in a vehicle pursuit that had
been initiated by deputies employed by the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office.
Eventually, Alexander Thompson — the driver of the vehicle being pursued —
wrecked his truck in an open field. Shortly after calling in the wreck,... More...
   $0 (01-10-2018 - NC)

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA v. DELEXANDER MANSON HILL

On 14 March 2016, a Forsyth County grand jury indicted Defendant for fleeing
to elude arrest with a motor vehicle, driving with his license revoked, and resisting a
public officer. For the charge of fleeing to elude arrest, the State alleged three
aggravating factors: (1) Defendant drove recklessly; (2) Defendant drove negligently,
which led to an accident causing property dam... More...
   $0 (01-07-2018 - NC)

Shyann P. v. Department of Child Safety, C.C., H.C.

¶1 Shyann P. ("Mother") appeals the superior court's order ruling
her two children dependent. Because substantial evidence supports the
court's decision, we affirm.
FACTS AND PROCEDURAL BACKGROUND
¶2 Mother has a history of methamphetamine abuse, which
caused the State to remove the children from her care in 2014. The
Department of Child Safety ("DCS") returned the children... More...
   $0 (01-04-2018 - AZ)

Victor Ramires v. The State of Texas arrant County Jailer Hospitalized After Alleged Attacked By Inmate

On February 17, 2016, Tarrant County Sheriff’s deputies prepared to
return Ramires from John Peter Smith Hospital back to jail. Informed that he
would be discharged from the hospital, deputies unchained him from the hospital
bed on which he lay, ordered him to change into his jail uniform, and searched
him after he had finished changing.
Because Ramires had previously los... More...
   $0 (12-04-2017 - TX)

BRIAN CHRISTOPHER DUNN v. STATE OF TENNESSEE Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals

This case arises from evidence a police officer found in a vehicle that the
Petitioner had been driving before it crashed. With regard to this evidence, a Williamson County grand jury indicted the Petitioner for initiating the process to manufacture methamphetamine, driving with a suspended, cancelled, or revoked license, and driving with a suspended, cancelled, or revoked license–6th offens... More...
   $0 (11-20-2017 - TN)

Kathy Nguyen and Tho Nguyen v. Samantha Lee Luster and Evelyn Vellecia Williams

Tulsa, OK - Kathy Nguyen and Tho Nguyen sued Samantha Lee Luster Evelyn Vellecia Williams and Central State Community Services of Oklahoma, Inc. claiming to have been injured or damaged in a car wreck which defendant admitted liability.

Issue # 1. Issue: NEGLIGENCE (GENERAL) (NEGL)
Filed By: NGUYEN, KATHY
Filed Date: 07/03/2014
Party Name Disposition Information
Defen... More...
   $5000 (11-13-2017 - OK)

STATE OF OHIO vs.DEVIN W. GARRETT

The incident which forms the basis for the instant appeal occurred during the
early morning hours of April 12, 2015, when the victim, Danny Courts, was moving items
from his residence located on Harvard Boulevard in Dayton, Ohio. At approximately 1:50
a.m., Courts was loading items into his vehicle, a black Pontiac Grand Prix. He observed
two men running around the left side ... More...
   $0 (11-11-2017 - OH)

COLE D. ROSS V. COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY

Appellant was indicted for the murder of Keith Colston and first-degree
arson relating to the burning of the Colston residence. His first trial ended
I . I with a hung jury. Upon retrial, he was convicted and sentenced to life
imprisonment. On appellate review; th:l.s Court reversed the convictions and
remanded the case for a third trial. See Ross v. Commonwealth, 2015 WL
... More...
   $0 (11-07-2017 - KY)

Brenda M. Diedrich v. Nancy A. Berryhill Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Courthouse - San Francisco, California

Brenda M. Diedrich appeals the district court’s order affirming the Commissioner of Social Security’s (the “Commissioner”) denial of Diedrich’s application for Social Security Disability Insurance (“SSDI”) benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act. The Commissioner determined that Diedrich had become disabled, but an Administrative Law Judge (“ALJ”) found that her disability did not begin... More...   $0 (10-27-2017 - OR)

Michael Boyle v. ASAP Energy, Inc., Fast Lane Stores, Inc. d/b/a Fast Lane 3 Oklahoma Supreme Court Courthouse - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

¶1 Plaintiffs brought an action in the District Court for Custer County and claimed a convenience store negligently and recklessly sold low-point beer to a noticeably intoxicated person who injured plaintiffs in a vehicle collision several hours later. Defendant filed a motion for summary judgment which was granted by the trial court.1 We reverse the judgment of the District Court.

¶2 Two... More...
   $0 (10-24-2017 - OK)

Brittney Hilbert v. Charles Fitzhugh Ellis, III Oklahoma County Oklahoma Courthouse - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Oklahoma City, OK - Brittney Hilbert v. Charles Fitzhugh Ellis, III

Plaintiff and defendant were involved in a car wreck on April 25, 2014 at or near Highway 66 (2nd Street) and Jackson Street in Edmond, Oklahoma. Plaintiff claimed $7,193.05 in medical specials.

Issue # 1. Issue: AUTO NEGLIGENCE (AUTONEG)
Filed By: Hilbert, Brittney
Filed Date: 09/18/2015
Party Name... More...
   $0 (10-11-2017 - OK)

United States of America v. Timothy Andrew Wofford Federal Courthouse - Columbia, South Carolina

Columbia, SC - Spartanburg Man Enters Guilty Plea in Federal Court on Firearms Charges

Timothy Andrew Wofford, age 39, of Campobello, pled guilty in federal court in Greenville to felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. United States District Timothy M. Cain accepted the plea and will impose sentence after United States Probation prepares a pre-sentence report. Wofford, based on... More...
   $0 (09-04-2017 - SC)

Charles Sheffer v. Carolina Forge Company, LLC and Garrett Law Center, PLLC v. The Hershewe Law Firm, P.C.

¶1 This appeal involves two law firms disputing the trial court's division of a $234,462.34 contingent attorney fee fund. The court awarded $5,000.00 to attorney Rick Yohn, then awarded Appellant Garrett Law Center, PLLC (GLC) 25% of the fund and 75% to Appellee The Hershewe Law Firm, P.C. (HLF). We find the division was not against the clear weight of the evidence or contrary to law. Accordingly,... More...   $0 (08-22-2017 - OK)

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