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Dean Whitlow v. Rideout Memorial Hospital

The trial court granted defendant Rideout Memorial Hospital’s motion for
summary judgment, finding that, as a matter of law, the emergency room physician who
failed to diagnose and treat decedent’s brain hemorrhage was not an ostensible agent of
the hospital. On appeal, the surviving children argue that, despite the hospital’s
boilerplate admissions form and signage stating ... More...
   $0 (06-09-2015 - CA)

The People v. Eric Geovanie Garcia

Defendants are all related. Defendants Samuel Navarro and Joseph Navarro are
brothers. Defendant Eric Garcia is the brother of Lizbeth Robles, who is Samuel
Navarro’s girlfriend; thus, Garcia is Samuel Navarro’s de facto brother-in-law.
At one time, Garcia and Joseph Navarro were friends with Luis Arceo, who lived
next door to Samuel Navarro. However, during a party at Arceo’... More...
   $0 (06-09-2015 - CA)

United States of America v. Kathy Jordan

Portland, ME - Kathy Jordan, 61, of Westbrook, Maine, was sentenced by Nancy Torresen to one month in prison and one year of supervised release for adulterating a food item, namely a bottle of fish oil capsules, with the intent to defraud.

According to court documents and testimony at the sentencing hearing, on April 3, 2012, Jordan purchased a bottle of fish oil capsules, face cream and... More...
   $0 (06-09-2015 - ME)

United States of America v. David Richard Schultz, II

Seattle, WA - The man who touched off a devastating Bellevue apartment fire with his illegal hash oil manufacturing was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to nine years in prison, announced U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes. DAVID RICHARD SCHULTZ, II, 33, was using highly explosive butane gas to make hash oil in the Hampton Greens Apartment complex on November 5, 2013. The gas expl... More...   $0 (06-08-2015 - WA)

Demetric McGowan v. Sherry Burt

This is an appeal from an order of the district court
conditionally granting habeas relief to petitioner Demetric McGowan. McGowan is a prisoner in
the custody of the Michigan Department of Corrections, serving a sentence of from 195 to 480
Honorable Harry S. Mattice, Jr., United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee, sitting
by designation.
No. 1... More...
   $0 (06-08-2015 - MI)

United States of America v. Douglas Vance Crooked Arm

Following conviction and sentencing upon Defendants-
Appellants Douglas “Vance” Crooked Arm’s and Kenneth
Shane’s (collectively Defendants) conditional guilty pleas in
this case, Defendants appeal the district court’s denial of their
pretrial Motion to Dismiss Indictment for Failure to State a
Felony Claim. We consider the Migratory Bird Treaty Act of
1918 (MBTA).... More...
   $0 (06-08-2015 - MT)

The People v. Royce Lyn Scott

Following a jury trial on a 15-count indictment, defendant Royce Lyn Scott was convicted of sexually assaulting and murdering 78-year-old Della Morris in her home. Specifically, Scott was convicted of the first degree murder of Morris (Pen. Code, § 187, subd. (a); count 4), burglary (id., § 459; count 1), and the rape and sodomy of Morris (id., §§ 261, subd. (a)(2), 286, subd. (c); counts 2 an... More...   $0 (06-08-2015 - CA)

In re Joseph H., a Person Coming Under the Juvenile Court Law

Joseph H., the minor, at age 10, woke up early one morning and shot his father in the head as the latter slept on the sofa. A wardship petition was filed alleging the minor had committed acts which would have been crimes if committed by an adult, specifically, murder (Pen. Code, § 187, subd. (a)),1 with a special allegation of discharging a firearm causing death (§ 12022.53, subd. (d)). After a ... More...   $0 (06-08-2015 - CA)

United States of America v. Terry Stewart

BUFFALO, NY - Terry Stewart, 35, of Stillwater, NY, who was convicted of engaging in a racketeering conspiracy, was sentenced to 55 months in prison by U.S. District Judge Richard J Arcara. The defendant was also ordered to pay $671,183.25 in restitution to retail chains.

According to Assistant U.S. Attorney Anthony M. Bruce, who handled the case, Stewart was part of an organized shoplift... More...
   $0 (06-05-2015 - NY)

Anne (Sandy) Batchelor-Robjohns v. United States of America

This is an appeal of a federal income tax refund suit filed by the Estate of
George Batchelor (“Estate”).
Counts I and II of the Estate’s three-count
Complaint involve Batchelor’s personal income taxes for 1999 and 2000. Count
III concerns the Estate’s attempt to claim a credit for its 2005 income taxes for
payments it made in settlement of various lawsuits aga... More...
   $0 (06-05-2015 - FL)

Jimmy Foster v. Anita Tramell

Jimmy Foster seeks a certificate of appealability (“COA”) to appeal from the
district court’s denial of his 28 U.S.C. § 2254 habeas petition. We deny a COA and
dismiss this proceeding.
Foster was accused of killing Tyri Rodgers, who died after being shot at the
Apache Manor Apartments in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on July 9, 2006. At trial, Foster
admitted shooting Rodgers. ... More...
   $0 (06-05-2015 - OK)

United States of America v. Francis Swan

Pierre, SD - An Eagle Butte, South Dakota, man convicted of Felony Child Abuse and Aiding and Abetting was sentenced on by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange.

Francis Swan, age 25, was sentenced to 30 months in custody, 2 years of supervised release, and a $100 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.

On or about October 18, 2014, the defendant’s 20-month-old son... More...
   $0 (06-05-2015 - SD)

State of Washington v. Christopher Monfort

Seattle, WA - The State of Washington charged Christopher Monfort with first-degree murder in conjunction with the killing of a Seattle police officer Timothy Brenton on Halloween night in 2009.

Monfort pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

Court Docket:

Sub Docket Date Docket Code Docket Description Misc Info
1 11-12-2009 INFORMATION Information
... More...
   $0 (06-05-2015 - WA)

The People v. Nathan Louis Campbell

Los Angeles, CA - The People charged Nathan Louis Campbell, age 32, with second-degree murder in the death of Alice Gruppioni and with numerous counts of assault and batter with a dangerous weapon for deliberately driving his car into pedestrians on the Venice boardwalk on August 3, 2013. The State claimed that Campbell became upset with a drug dealer who had cheated him or a friend and decided to... More...   $0 (06-05-2015 - CA)

United States of America v. Nemessis Bates

New Orleans, LA - A jury returned a guilty verdict against NEMESSIS BATES for his participation in the November 2010 murder of Christopher “Tiger” Smith.

The jury found BATES, age 36, of Kenner, guilty as charged of solicitation to commit a crime of violence, use of interstate commerce facilities in the commission of murder-for-hire, causing death through the use of a firearm, and con... More...
   $0 (06-04-2015 - LA)

State of Oklahoma v. William Matthew Stick

Tulsa, OK - The State of Oklahoma charged William Matthew Stick a/k/a Matt Stick with first-degree murder for stabbing his mother to death in the home where they lived on October 5, 2012.

Count # 1. Count as Filed: HM11, MURDER IN THE FIRST DEGREE, in violation of 21 O.S. 701.7
Date of Offense: 10/05/2012
Party Name Disposition Information
STICK, WILLIAM MATTHEW Disposed:... More...
   $0 (06-04-2015 - OK)

Michael Ney v. Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company

After the death of Shawn Ney (Shawn), his father, Michael Ney (Michael), filed a claim under a life insurance contract naming Shawn as the insured and Michael as the sole beneficiary. Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company (FBL) denied payment of the death benefit under the policy. Michael then filed a lawsuit seeking the policy value of the death benefit. The district court granted summary judgment i... More...   $0 (06-04-2015 - KS)

United Parcel Service, Inc. and Roland Leal v. Robert Scott Rankin, Individually, Rachelle Rankin, Individually and as Next Friend for Avery Rankin, Kara Rankin, and Samuel Rankin, Minors

This appeal involves a personal-injury suit brought by Robert Scott Rankin and his family against United Parcel Service, Inc. and Roland Leal (collectively “UPS”). UPS appeals the over $4 million judgment granted in favor of Rankin and his family. We affirm.
On July 15, 2009, at about 6:00 p.m., Roland Leal, a driver with UPS, parked his UPS package vehicle in front of a res... More...
   $0 (06-03-2015 - TX)

United States of America v. Brian D. Norton

UTICA, NY – A man who previously pled guilty to mailing letters falsely claiming to contain deadly anthrax or ricin was sentenced in U. S. District Court in Utica. Brian D. Norton, 60, of Cicero, NY, was sentenced to thirty-three (33) months in prison, to be followed by a term of three (3) years on supervised release, according to U.S. Attorney Richard S. Hartunian and Andrew W. Vale, Special Ag... More...   $0 (06-03-2015 - NY)

Vivian Jackson v. Preston West

This case is about the tragic death, by suicide, of Darius Johnell James while
he was in the custody of the Marion County Jail in Ocala, Florida. On October 14,
2007, Mr. James took his own life by hanging himself with a bed sheet. He was 22
years old at the time. Vivian Jackson, Mr. James’s mother and the Personal
Representative of his Estate, filed a 42 U.S.C. § 1983 complaint... More...
   $0 (06-03-2015 - FL)

Russell Williams v. Richard J. Bednar

Tulsa, OK - 1. The Plaintiffs are residents of the State of Oklahoma and Tulsa County, and were at the time the facts occurred giving rise to this lawsuit.
2. The Defendants are residents ofthe State of Oklahoma and Tulsa County, and were at the time the facts occurred giving rise to this lawsuit.
3. The facts giving rise to this lawsuit occurred in Tulsa County, Oklahoma.
4. Upon serv... More...
   $0 (06-02-2015 - OK)

Wesley J. Hendry v. Urologic Specialists of Oklahoma, Inc., et al.

Tulsa, OK - Wesley J. Hendry, surviving spouse of Marion Leon Hendry, deceased, sued Urologic Specialists of Oklahoma, Inc. St. John Physicians, Inc., Jack S. Miller, M.D., FACS, and Edward E. Rylander, M.D. on medical negligence (medical malpractice) theories claiming:

The Plaintiff, Wesley J. Hendry, is the surviving Spouse of Marion Leon Hendry, who died on August 11,2012, as a result... More...
   $1 (06-02-2015 - OK)

State of Nevada v. Wayne Burgarello

Reno, NV - The State of Nevada charged Wayne Burgarello, age 74, with one count of first-degree murder, second-degree murder, voluntary manslaughter and involuntary manslaughter in the death of Cody Devine and the wounding of Janai Wilson who had trespassed unarmed on a property owned by Burgarello in February of 2014. The rundown duplex on the property had been burglarized repeated before the co... More...   $0 (05-30-2015 - NV)

State of Oklahoma v. Joshua John Schneider

Tahlequah, OK - The State of Oklahoma charged Joshua John Schneider with first-degree murder and arson in conjunction with the death of Tiffany Rene Maher, age 38, whose body was found in her burning home on May 31, 2012. The State claimed that Maher had met Schneider on Plentyoffish.com and began communicating with him by telephone shortly thereafter with someone referred to "Big Daddy." Her la... More...   $0 (05-30-2015 - OK)

United States of America v. Ross William Ulbricht

New York, NY - A unanimous jury found that Ross William Ulbricht operated Silk Road – a clandestine global marketplace that offered buyers and sellers of illegal goods and services a promise of anonymity. Ulbricht built this black market bazaar to exploit the dark web and the digital currency Bitcoin to allow users to conduct illegal business beyond the reach of law enforcement. Ulbricht’s arr... More...   $0 (05-30-2015 - NY)

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