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Michael Geoffrey Peters v. The State of Texas

On October 21, 2014, a grand jury indicted Peters on multiple counts of
retaliation,3 wherein the grand jury alleged the following:
. . . Michael Geoffrey Peters, the Defendant, on or about June 14, 2014 and continuing through July 26, 2014, . . . did then and there intentionally or knowingly harm Tracy A. Gilbert by an unlawful act, to-wit; with intent to harass, an... More...
   $0 (06-04-2016 - TX)

Patrick Nicholas Taylor v. The State of Texas

After receiving a tip from an informant2 that Taylor was selling
methamphetamine in a trailer park located near a prison, two deputies, both
employed by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, went to the park where the RV in
which Taylor was living was parked. During the suppression hearing, one of the
deputies testified that when he approached Taylor’s RV, he noticed there were two... More...
   $0 (06-04-2016 - TX)

State of Wisconsin v. Stephen LeMere

The charges against LeMere arose out of events that
occurred after a gathering in the City of Eau Claire on Friday
evening, May 13, 2011, at the home of J.C. and his wife, A.C.
LeMere was then 24. During the gathering, LeMere and another
visitor drank the majority of two 30 packs of beer, in addition
to other alcohol in the house. LeMere also took a narcotic pain
... More...
   $0 (05-31-2016 - WI)

Timothy Wade Mitleff v. The State of Texas

After an early morning altercation with his wife, Alishia, Timothy Wade Mitleff was
arrested, and subsequently indicted, for family-violence assault against his wife. The criminal
action against Mitleff came about after Alishia and the couple’s fifteen-year-old daughter,
Destinie, each made oral and written statements describing Mitleff’s actions. The statements were
corrobor... More...
   $0 (05-30-2016 - TX)


A jury convicted defendant Peter Shanley of the murder of
his wife, as well as two weapons offenses, and a judge sentenced
him to prison for life. Defendant appeals from the judgment of
conviction and makes these arguments: first, the trial judge
May 13, 2016
A-1468-13T1 2
erred by not dismissing the murder charge because of a
prosecutor's misstatements and prej... More...
   $0 (05-14-2016 - NJ)

William Chad Wigington v. Laura McCalop

¶1. Three and a half years after his divorce was final, Dr. Chad Wigington (“Chad”) filed his complaint to reopen in the Chancery Court of Hinds County. He alleged that the divorce settlement agreement between him and his ex-wife, Dr. Laura McCalop (“Laura”), was procedurally and substantively unconscionable and specifically requested that the chancellor modify the child support and visitation pro... More...   $0 (05-12-2016 - )

Brent Stephens v. The State of Texas

S.G. (Sarah)2 was born in December 2003. When Sarah was two years
old, her mother S.S. (Mother) married appellant. Thus, appellant became
Sarah’s stepfather. Mother, appellant, Sarah, and Sarah’s older brother lived in a
large house in Trophy Club. The house had an indoor pool.
Sarah and appellant were fond of each other, and they spent time
together. Sarah referred t... More...
   $0 (05-09-2016 - TX)


Daniel Hendricks appeals his criminal conviction for violating a nocontact order entered in his divorce case. Hendricks argues that the statute making it a crime to violate a protection order doesn't apply to orders entered in a divorce case after the divorce decree has been entered. The order Hendricks violated was entered several years after the decree in his divorce case, during new disputes wi... More...   $0 (05-09-2016 - KS)


.Thedefendantappealsfromthejudgment ofconviction,renderedafteratrialbeforeathreejudge court(panel),ofmurderinviolationofGeneralStatutes § 53a-54a (a) and tampering with evidence in violation of General Statutes § 53a-155 (a). On appeal, the defendant claims that the panel improperly concluded that hehadfailedtoprovehisaffirmativedefenseofextreme emotional disturbance by a fair preponderance of the... More...   $0 (05-07-2016 - CT)

State of Tennessee v. Joseph Anthony Rivera

This case arises from the June 5, 2010 killing of Michelle Rivera, the Defendant‟s estranged wife. At the trial, Gerald Ross testified that he met the victim online and that they decided to meet for dinner in late April 2010. He said that the victim worked as a massage therapist at a West Knoxville office, that she also had private clients, and that she taught massage therapy. He said th... More...   $0 (05-06-2016 - TN)

United States of America v. Dr. Michael D. Brandner

Anchorage, AK - Anchorage Plastic Surgeon sentenced to prison for wire fraud and tax evasion

Defendant concealed bank accounts in Panama and Costa Rica from the IRS

An Anchorage plastic surgeon was sentenced to 48 months in prison for wire fraud and tax evasion.

Dr. Michael D. Brandner, 67, of Anchorage, Alaska, was convicted by a federal jury in November 2015 of four co... More...
   $0 (05-06-2016 - AK)


Thedefendant,RalphB.,appealsfrom the judgment of conviction, rendered after a jury trial, ofattempttocommitassaultinthefirstdegreeinviolation of General Statutes §§ 53a-49 and 53a-59 (a) (1), unlawful restraint in the first degree in violation of General Statutes § 53a-95 (a), strangulation in the second degree in violation of General Statutes § 53a-64bb (a), and risk of injury to a child in viola... More...   $0 (04-24-2016 - CT)


This case concerns whether the district court abused its discretion when it imposed sex
offender treatment on Nicholas Webster ("Webster") as a condition
of supervised release. Webster was convicted of attempted gross
sexual assault and solicitation of a child by computer in Maine
state court in 2007. He was subsequently convicted for failing
to register as a sex offend... More...
   $0 (04-17-2016 - ME)


This certified appeal addresses the scope of the marital communications privilege codified in General Statutes § 54-84b.1 The defendant, Sheila Davalloo, was convicted, after a jury trial, of murder in violation of General Statutes § 53a-54a. The defendant appeals from the judgment of the Appellate Court affirmingthatconvictionafterconcludingthatherstatements to her husband, Paul Christos, did not... More...   $0 (04-16-2016 - CT)

Dustin Scott Roberts v. William R. Ray

In 2006, Dustin Scott Roberts (“Plaintiff”) entered into a contract with William R. Ray (“Defendant”) for the preparation and execution of a prenuptial agreement (“the Agreement”) in anticipation of his upcoming wedding with Amy Freeman (“Wife”). Defendant drafted the Agreement, in which the parties waived any potential claim for alimony, identified their separate property, and stated their inten... More...   $0 (04-15-2016 - TN)

Stanley Lionel Bolden v. The State of Texas

Appellant was charged by indictment with murder. He pleaded “not guilty,” and the matter proceeded to a jury trial. At trial, the evidence showed that Appellant went to the mall early one Saturday morning to buy some newly released tennis shoes. While inside the mall, Appellant encountered Jonathan Dews and had a verbal confrontation with him. The two men went into the parking lot. Some of th... More...   $0 (04-14-2016 - TX)

State of Tennessee v. William Pillars

In November 2012, the Franklin County Circuit Court grand jury charged the defendant with three counts of rape of a child and one count of aggravated sexual battery. The trial court conducted a jury trial in November 2013.
The State‟s proof at trial showed that the victim, M.C.,1 was 10 years old and in the fourth grade at the time of trial. When the victim was in Kindergarten, she... More...
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Corey Lake v. State of Florida*

Lake claims that his annual review trial, a civil proceeding, should be closed because the Treatment Progress Report from the commitment facility, which is confidential pursuant to section 394.921, Florida Statutes (2015), will necessarily be discussed at the hearing. Lake cannot overcome the strong presumption of openness in civil proceedings and the public policy set forth section 394.921 does ... More...   $0 (04-01-2016 - FL)

Dennis DeMartin v. State of Florida*

Appellant appeals the trial court’s order finding him guilty of two counts of contempt. Appellant claims that the trial court erred in finding him in contempt for failing to divulge during voir dire that his ex-wife was arrested for DUI and for conducting a drinking experiment during the pendency of a trial in which appellant was a juror. We find that competent substantial evidence supports the ... More...   $0 (04-01-2016 - FL)

State of Maine v. Crystal Hodsdon

The following facts are taken from the trial record, and we review them
“in the light most favorable to the State to determine whether the fact-finder could
rationally find every element of the offense beyond a reasonable doubt.” State v.
Woodard, 2013 ME 36, ¶ 19, 68 A.3d 1250 (quotation marks omitted). From
May 2009 until April 2013, Hodsdon misrepresented the composition o... More...
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Dennis DeMartin v. State of Florida*

Appellant appeals the trial court’s order finding him guilty of two counts of contempt. Appellant claims that the trial court erred in finding him in contempt for failing to divulge during voir dire that his ex-wife was arrested for DUI and for conducting a drinking experiment during the pendency of a trial in which appellant was a juror. We find that competent substantial evidence supports the ... More...   $0 (03-30-2016 - FL)

United States of America v. Earl D. Grigsby

Jefferson County, Kentucky, Man Sentenced To 92 Months For An Attempted Murder-For-Hire Scheme

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A Jefferson County, Kentucky, man was sentenced today in United States District Court, by Senior Judge Charles R. Simpson III, to 92 months in prison followed by a three year period of supervised release, for an attempted murder-for-hire scheme, announced United States Attorney... More...
   $0 (03-29-2016 - KY)

Carl Dion Lovings v. The State of Texas

On February 23, 2014, Officer Mark Contreras of the Houston Police Department was dispatched to the home of LaTanya Peterson, the complainant and appellant’s wife. Contreras testified that when he arrived at the house, Peterson was “very upset, crying, [and] frazzled.” She immediately said to him, “He beat me. He beat me. He hit me like a dog. I thought he was going to kill me.” “He” referred to a... More...   $0 (03-29-2016 - TX)


Thedefendant,ErynGilligan,appealsfrom the judgment of conviction, rendered following a jury trial,ofoperatingamotorvehiclewhileundertheinfluence of alcohol or drugs or both in violation of General Statutes§ 14-227a(a)(1).Thedefendantclaimsthatthe trial court erred by (1) admitting into evidence expert testimonyregardingthequantitativeresultsofherurine test and (2) finding that she was a second off... More...   $0 (03-28-2016 - CT)


The defendant, Daniel B., appeals from the judgment of conviction, rendered after a jury trial, of attempt to commit murder in violation of General Statutes §§ 53a-49 and 53a-54a. On appeal, the defendant claims that (1) the evidence was insufficient to support his conviction, (2) the trial court unduly restricted his access to certain information regarding a confidential informant who testified ... More...   $0 (03-28-2016 - CT)

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