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Kayla Vaughn v. Public Employees' Retirement System of Mississippi

Marjorie Kahn was a state employee and consequent member of PERS. In October 1999, she applied for disability retirement. Like other applicants, she was given a choice of payment options. She chose “Option 4-B.” See Miss. Code Ann. § 25-11-115(1) (Rev. 1999). Under this option, Marjorie would receive “[a] reduced retirement allowance” throughout her life in exchange for “the further guarantee ... More...   $0 (11-16-2015 - MS)

Michael James Brown a/k/a Michael J. Brown v. State of Mississippi

DeMon McClinton (DeMon), the son of Thomas McClinton (Thomas) and Rebecca
Henry (Rebecca), and the grandson of Dr. Aaron Henry (Dr. Henry), was born on November
30, 1983. In May of 1997, Dr. Henry passed away, leaving his estate, including partial
ownership in several television stations, to his daughter, Rebecca. On December 17, 1999,
when DeMon was sixteen years old, Rebecca di... More...
   $0 (11-16-2015 - MS)

State Of Nebraska v. Custer

The charges against Custer arose from an incident in which he shot and killed Adam McCormick outside a residence in Sidney, Nebraska, on November 3, 2012. In the information filed in the district court for Cheyenne County, Custer was originally charged with second degree murder and use of a firearm to commit a felony. The information was amended to upgrade the murder charge to first degree and to ... More...   $0 (11-16-2015 - NE)

State Of Nebraska v. Nolan

Joshua W. Nolan, the appellant, was convicted of first degree murder and use of a deadly weapon to commit a felony in connection with the killing of Justin Gaines. He was sentenced to a term of life imprisonment for the first degree murder conviction and a term of 10 years’ imprisonment for the use of a deadly weapon to commit a felony conviction, to be served consecutively. On direct appeal, we a... More...   $0 (11-16-2015 - NE)

Continental Western Insurance Company v. James Black, Jj Bugs, Ltd., Andrew Gustafson, Individually, and as Personal Representative of Stephanie Gustafson, Charles Adsit, Joe Patterson, and Mia Patterson

On December 27, 2010, James Black purchased three refrigerated trailers from Keizer Trailer Sales, Inc. (Keizer). The purchase was made pursuant to an Offer of Purchase Agreement (Purchase Agreement) prepared by Keizer. On its front side, the Purchase Agreement set forth the total price of the trailers and specified the following terms (with our emphasis added): These trailers are being purchas... More...   $0 (11-16-2015 - WY)

State Of New Mexico v. Pagan-Rivera

At trial, the State presented the testimony of Martha Colwell, Ramon Lopez,
8 Antonio Lopez, and Dennie Stallworth, along with investigators and expert witnesses.
9 The witnesses described the following events.
10 {4} Martha Colwell is the mother of Ramon Lopez and Antonio Lopez who on
11 November 7 2010, were ten and seventeen years old. Dwayne King, a family friend
12 who was... More...
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State Of New Mexico v. Stanfield

On October 23, 2009, Sonny Jim and Fernando Begay were on Wayne14
Johnson’s property in San Rafael, New Mexico. They were putting away tools after15
taking down a barbed-wire fence when they were confronted by Defendant, who was16
a tenant on Johnson’s property. Defendant began shouting at Jim, and then got back17
in his truck and drove toward his trailer. When he returned shortly... More...
   $0 (11-16-2015 - NM)

U.S. v. MacDonald

A panel of members sitting as a general court-martial
convicted Appellant, contrary to his pleas, of one specification
of resisting apprehension in violation of Article 95, Uniform
Code of Military Justice (UCMJ), one specification of
premeditated murder in violation of Article 118, UCMJ, and two
specifications of assault in violation of Article 128, UCMJ. 10
U.S.C. ... More...
   $0 (11-15-2015 - DC)

Chevron Corp. v. Donziger

A provincial court in Ecuador has entered a multibillion dollar judgment against Chevron Corporation ("Chevron") in an action brought by indigenous peoples in the Amazonian rain forest (the "Lago Agrio Plaintiffs" or "LAPs").1 The gravamen of their case is alleged pollution of the rain forest in years ending in 1992 by Texaco, Inc. ("Texaco"), the stock of which Chevron acquired at the end of 2001... More...   $0 (11-15-2015 - NY)


When someone believes that he or she has been discharged or otherwise discriminated
against in violation of § 42121(a), the person has ninety days from the date of discharge or
discrimination to file a complaint with the Secretary of Labor. Id. § 42121(b)(1); 29 C.F.R.
§ 1979.103(d). Department of Labor regulations oblige the complainant to file the complaint
with the Occupatio... More...
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United States v. Mustafa

Defendant Mostafa Kamel Mostafa, a/k/a Abu Hamza aI-Masri, a/k/a Abu
Hamza, is charged in an eleven-count Indictment with various crimes, including a
hostage-taking conspiracy, hostage taking, conspiring to provide material support to
terrorists and termrist organizations, and providing such support, including
establishing a jihad training camp in Bly, Oregon and facilitating v... More...
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United States v. Carlos Urena and Limet Vasquez

The Trinitarios Gang was formed in the Rikers Island prison in the early 1990s to protect
inmates primarily, but not exclusively, of Dominican origin.
Gang members engaged in criminal activity within prison, including carrying weapons and
distributing narcotics. See, e.g., Tr. 185 (Gonzalez). Eventually, the gang spread throughout the
New York City area. And its members beg... More...
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Amarin Pharma Inc. v. U.S. FDA

Amarin is a biopharmaceutical company incorporated in Delaware and based in New
Jersey. Compl. ¶ 24. It and four medical doctors resident in New York2 (collectively, “Amarin”)
bring this suit against the FDA, two officials with responsibility over the FDA (Dr. Stephen
Ostroff and Sylvia Matthews Burwell), and the United States (collectively, the “FDA”).3 The
FDA is the federa... More...
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Antonious Jamal Brown v. State of Tennessee

In February 2012, the petitioner was convicted by a Gibson County Circuit Court jury of the first degree premeditated murder and aggravated assault of Vincent Brown, who was shot to death and struck by the petitioner’s car on a Humboldt street on November 5, 2009. The petitioner was sentenced to consecutive terms of life imprisonment and six years, respectively. His convictions were affirmed by... More...   $0 (11-14-2015 - TN)

The People v. Jessy Zetino

Santa Rosa, CA - Jury Convicts Defendant of Murder Committed While On LSD

The People of the State of California charged Jessy Zetino with first-degree murder for killing Michaela Woodridge, age 24, who was killed on Halloween in 2012.

Defendant claimed that he thought that Woodridge was a demon as a result of the ingestion of LSD and stabbed her to death and did not have the co... More...
   $0 (11-13-2015 - CA)

Ursula Ayers, individually and as representative of the Estate of Hans Ayers, deceased, v. Dr. Thomas Moore

Aspen, CO - Orthopedic Surgeon Not Responsible for Death of Patient

Ursula Ayers, individually and as representative of the Estate of Hans Ayers, deceased, sued Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Thomas Moore on as medical negligence (medical malpractice) theory claiming that the Defendant doctor provided substandard care to Mr. Ayers, and, as a direct result, Mr. Ayers died and the Plaintiffs were i... More...
   $0 (11-13-2015 - CO)

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania v. Gregory Graff

Easton, PA - Gregory Graf Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder of Stepdaughter and Sexually Abusing Her Corpse

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania charged Gregory Graf, age 54, with first-degree murder for killing his daughter and then video recording himself sexually abusing her corpse. Jessica Padgett was shot in the back of the head in November of 2014.

The defense conceded that G... More...
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Blue Mountain Energy v. Director OWCP

Blue Mountain Energy (Blue Mountain) petitions for review of a Benefits
Review Board (the Board) decision affirming an award of black lung benefits to
Terry Gunderson. An administrative law judge (ALJ) originally denied benefits
under the Black Lung Benefits Act (BLBA), 30 U.S.C. §§ 901–945, and
Gunderson appealed to the Board and then to this court. We remanded for further
p... More...
   $0 (11-13-2015 - CO)

Gavin Class v. Towson University

On August 12, 2013, as the temperature in Baltimore reached 91°F, Gavin Class, a Towson University student, collapsed with exertional heatstroke while practicing as a member of the Towson University football team. He was transported to the Shock Trauma Unit at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, where he remained in a coma for nine days and almost died. He suffered multi-orga... More...   $0 (11-13-2015 - MD)

State Of Nebraska v. Cullen

Cash Christopher Bell, born in October 2012, was the son of Christopher (Chris) Bell and Ashley Bell. Prior to the events summarized below, Cash had no medical issues. In January 2013, the Bells hired Cullen to work temporarily as a nanny for Cash in their home, pending the opening of a new daycare in June 2013. Cullen’s first day alone with Cash was on January 7, when Ashley returned to work from... More...   $0 (11-12-2015 - SD)

STATE Of South Dakota v. ORR

In October of 2014, Travis Orr was sentenced on three separate
offenses. In 2013, Orr was convicted of driving or being in actual physical control of
a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, and he was placed on probation. In
October 2014, after a hearing at which Orr admitted to violating the terms of his
probation by ingesting methamphetamine, the circuit court revok... More...
   $0 (11-12-2015 - SD)

State Of New Mexico v. Serros

The Sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution begins, “In all criminal
11 prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy . . . trial.” See N.M. Const.
12 art. II, § 14. In State v. Garza, we emphasized that “[t]he heart of the right to a speedy
13 trial is preventing prejudice to the accused.” 2009-NMSC-038, ¶ 12, 146 N.M. 499,
14 212 P.3d 387. But we also reco... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Myiasha Desere Brown

Tulsa, OK - Criminal defense lawyer Mike Manning represented Myiasha Desere Brown who was charged by the State of Oklahoma with:

Count # 1. Count as Filed: HM2, MANSLAUGHTER - 1SR - AUTOMOBILE, in violation of 21 O.S. 711
Date of Offense: 07/27/2014

Count # 2. Count as Fi... More...
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Tai A. Pham v. State of Florida & Tai A. Pham v. Julie L. Jones, etc.

Tai Pham was convicted in 2008 in Seminole County for the first-degree
murder of his estranged wife Phi Pham, the attempted first-degree murder of her
boyfriend Christopher Higgins, the armed kidnapping of his stepdaughter Lana
Pham, and armed burglary. Pham v. State, 70 So. 3d 485 (Fla. 2011). This Court
summarized the facts as follows: Pham entered Phi’s apartment where her... More...
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Harry Oliver Winkenhower v. George Allan Smith, independent executor of the Estate of Lyda Catherine Smith, Deceased

Appellant and appellee own real property in Bandera County. Appellee sued appellant seeking a partition of the property. Appellant filed a counterclaim seeking to enforce an oral agreement to convey the property into a family trust. Appellee filed a traditional and no-evidence motion for summary judgment on appellant’s counterclaims, which the trial court granted. The trial court later signed a De... More...   $0 (11-10-2015 - TX)

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