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State of Florida v. Nikolas Jacob Cruz Broward County Courthouse - Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Fort Lauderdale, FL - Nikolas Cruz Charged With 17 Counts of Capital Murder

Court Docket:

Broward County Case Number: 18001958CF10A
State Reporting Number: 062018CF001958A88810
Court Type: Capital Homicide
Case Type: Capital Homicide - Report Purposes
Filing Date: 02/15/2018
Case Status: Pending
Court Location: Central Courthouse
Judge ID / Name: Scher... More...
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United States of America v. Richard Pinedo Federal Courthouse - District of Columbia

Washington, DC - Defendant Pleads Guilty to Selling Bank Accounts To Russian Hackers

The United States of America charged Richard Pinedo, age 28, with identity fraud in violation of 18 U.S.C. 1028 when the sold bank accounts to Russians who used the accounts to launder money for use in Russia's efforts to defeat Hillary Clinton's campaign to become President of the United States.

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United States of America v. Adrian Bailey Central District of Illinois Federal Courthouse - Springfield, Illinois

Adrian Bailey offered to sell marijuana
to an informant who had already brokered the purchase
of a firearm from him; the informant accepted the offer and
purchased $40 worth of marijuana from Bailey contemporaneously
with the firearm purchase. On that basis, Bailey was
convicted after a bench trial of possessing a firearm in further2
No. 17-1031
ance of a drug trafficki... More...
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United States of America v. Benito Valdez Federal Courthouse - District of Columbia

Washington, DC - Virginia Man Found Guilty of Murder and Other Charges for Triple Homicide in Northeast Washington in 1991

Shootings Took Place in Langdon Park Following Drug Dispute

Benito Valdez, 47, formerly of Arlington, Va., was found guilty by a jury today of multiple counts of first-degree murder while armed and other charges for killing three people in 1991 in Northeast W... More...
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United States of America v. Gregorio Lucas-Ramos Middle District of Florida Federal Courthouse - Tampa, Florida

Tampa, FL - Mexican Citizen Sentenced To Nine Years For Trafficking In Methamphetamine

U.S. District Judge Elizabeth A. Kovachevich has sentenced Gregorio Lucas-Ramos (29) to nine years in federal prison for conspiracy to possess with the intent to distribute 500 grams or more of methamphetamine. He pleaded guilty on October 25, 2017.

According to court documents, Lucas-Ramos is ... More...
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United States of America v. Pablo Hernandez Federal Courthouses - Eastern District of Kentucky - Lexington, Kentucky

Pablo Hernandez pled guilty to conspiring to distribute
2 kilograms of cocaine. Hernandez was to receive the 2 kilograms from a larger, 28-kilogram
shipment of cocaine as payment for an outstanding debt. At sentencing, the district court held
*This decision was originally filed as an unpublished opinion on January 17, 2018. The court has now
designated the opinion for publication.<... More...
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United States of America v. Arthur Charles Smith, a/k/a Marvon Anderson Eastern District of Tennessee - Federal Courthouse - Knoxville, Tennessee

Arthur Smith was sentenced as a career offender based in part
on his prior North Carolina state conviction for common-law robbery. In this appeal, he
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No. 16-6720 United States v. Smith Page 2
contends that North Carolina common-law robbery does not qualify as a “crime of violence”
within the meaning of § 4B1.1(a) of the United States Sentencing Guidelines. This is the second<... More...
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John Doe v. Miami University, et al. Southern District of Ohio Courthouse - Cincinnati, Ohio

In the fall of 2014, John Doe and Jane Doe1 were students at Miami University, a public university located in Oxford, Ohio. The two students knew each other and had engaged in several consensual “physical encounters.” This
case arises from an incident between John and Jane on September 14, 2014. Both parties had
consumed alcohol, and John states that he was so intoxicated that he cannot re... More...
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Daniel Thomas, et al. v. Nationwide Children's Hospital, at at. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Medical personnel treated three infants, between 19-days old
and six-months old, in the emergency room of Nationwide Children’s Hospital for serious
injuries, including skull fractures and a broken leg. Nationwide’s physicians suspected child
abuse, and they conducted x-rays, a CT scan, and blood testing to identify additional injuries,
after which they alerted Franklin County Chil... More...
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United States of America v. Daniel Thomas Hersl and Marcus Roosevelt Taylor District of Maryland Federal Courthouse - Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore, MD - Two Baltimore City Police Officers Convicted In Federal Racketeering Conspiracy

Officers Hersl and Taylor Robbed Victims, Filed False Affidavits and Made Fraudulent Overtime Claims

On February 12, 2018 a federal jury has convicted Detective Daniel Thomas Hersl, age 47, of Joppa, Maryland and Detective Marcus Roosevelt Taylor, age 30, of Glen Burnie, Maryland for r... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Samantha Ann Perales Delaware County Courthouse - Jay, Oklahoma

Jay, OK - Jury Convicts Defendant And Recommends Life In Prison

The State of Oklahoma charged Samantha Ann Perales, age 12, with manslaughter, possession of a control dangerous drug and possession of drug paraphernalia for causing an auto accident while intoxicated with meth that killed a Bartlesville, Oklahoma mother of two.

The State claimed that Perales was high on meth on Ap... More...
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Maranda Lynn O'Donnell v. Harris County, Texas, et al. Southern District of Texas Courthouse - Houston, Texas

Maranda ODonnell and other plaintiffs (collectively, “ODonnell”) brought a class action suit against Harris County, Texas, and a number of its officials—including County Judges,1 Hearing Officers, and the Sheriff (collectively, the “County”)—under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. ODonnell alleged the County’s system of setting bail for indigent misdemeanor arrestees violated Texas statutory and constitutional la... More...   $0 (02-15-2018 - TX)

United States of America v. Robert Warren Scully Western District of Texas Federal Courthouse - San Antonio, Texas

Appellant Robert Warren Scully was convicted of conspiracy to defraud the United States, conspiracy to commit wire fraud, and aiding and abetting a wire fraud scheme. 18 U.S.C. §§ 371, 1343, 1349. The district court later granted the Government’s motion to restrain Scully’s assets to preserve them for restitution and forfeiture. Scully was then sentenced and ordered to pay $1,206,539.94 in restitu... More...   $0 (02-15-2018 - TX)

Cathryn Stout v. Staff Sergeant Brad Vincent Southern District of Mississippi - Federal Courthouse - Jackson, Mississippi

We decide whether the district court erred when granting summary judgment in favor of a police officer on the racial profiling claims of a black couple. The district court found that the couple failed to raise any genuine issue
of material fact showing that the officer violated their equal protection rights
under the Fourteenth Amendment. We affirm.
Facts and Proceedings
Cathryn Sc... More...
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United States of America v. Shonna Marie Thomas Northern District of West Virginia Courthouse - Martinsburg, West Virginia

Martinsburg, WV - Berkeley County woman admits to drug distribution charge


A Martinsburg, West Virginia woman has admitted to a drug distribution charge, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced.

Shonna Marie Thomas, age 32, pled guilty to one count of “Distribution of Heroin.” Thomas admitted to selling heroin in February 2017 in Berkeley County.

Thomas faces u... More...
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E.W. v. Rosemary Dolgos and WICOMICO County Sheriff's Department District of Maryland Federal Courthouse - Baltimore, Maryland

This matter involves a school resource officer’s decision to handcuff a calm, compliant elementary school student for fighting with another student three days prior. The child brought a claim under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 for excessive use of force in violation of the Fourth Amendment and several state law claims. On a motion for summary judgment, the district court concluded that the officer’s conduct d... More...   $0 (02-14-2018 - MD)

Carol Sue Campbell; Chris Rene Wilson, et al. v. Boston Scientific Corporation Southern District of West Virginia Federal Courthouse - Charleston, West Virginia

This case involves a consolidated trial of four products liability cases that are each part of a multidistrict litigation encompassing over twenty-five thousand total cases. The jury returned verdicts for the plaintiffs, awarding over $4 million to each. Defendant Boston Scientific Corporation asserts that the consolidation itself rendered the trial unfair, disputes two evidentiary rulings, claims... More...   $0 (02-14-2018 - WV)

James Bryant Harris, Jr. v. The State of Wyoming Albany County Courthouse - Laramie, Wyoming

[¶1] James Bryant Harris, Jr., argues that the trial court erred in denying his motion to
suppress evidence obtained as a result of a detention and subsequent search of his
vehicle. We affirm.
ISSUE
[¶2] Mr. Harris submits his single issue on appeal:
Did the trial court err in denying Appellant’s Motion to Suppress
Evidence obtained as a result of his illegal detention and ... More...
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United States of America v. Stormy Sea Lane Federal Courthouse Western District of Arkansas - Fayetteville, Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR - Fayetteville Woman Sentenced To 10 Years In Federal Prison For Possession Of Methamphetamine With Intent To Distribute

Stormy Sea Lane, age 28, of Fayetteville, was sentenced on February 9, 2018 to 120 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release and was ordered to pay a $1,900.00 fine on one count of possession of methamphetamine with intent t... More...
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United States of America v. Todd Beckman Eastern District of Missouri Federal Courthouse - St. Louis, Missouri

St. Louis, MO - Tan Co. Owner Sentenced on Federal Kidnapping Charges

Todd Beckman was sentenced to 240 months in prison for his role in kidnapping a Maplewood man.

According to court documents, on November 21, 2016, brothers Blake and Caleb Laubinger entered the victim’s residence and, when he arrived home, attacked and confined him with zip ties, threatening to kil... More...
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United States of America v. Anthony R. Chaplin Eastern District of Wisconsin Federal Courthouse - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI - Oshkosh Drug Dealer Receives 20 Years in Federal Prison for Overdose Death

On February 8, 2018, Anthony R. Chaplin (age: 41) of Oshkosh, Wisconsin, was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for his distribution of fentanyl and methamphetamine to an Appleton woman, Joy Strader, resulting in her death in May of 2017.

Chaplin admitted dealing what he believed to b... More...
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United States of America v. Brian A. Mudd Southern District of Illinois Courthouse - East St. Louis, Illinois

Brian A. Mudd, 60, of Ruma, IL, was recently sentenced to federal prison on methamphetamine related charges, Donald S. Boyce, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, announced today.

On February 8, 2018, Mudd was sentenced to 135 months of imprisonment and four years of supervised release following his imprisonment. Mudd pleaded guilty to a one count indictment charg... More...
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United States of America v. Ryan A. Pancyrz Northern District of Illinois Federal Courthouse - Rockford, Illinois

Rockford, IL - Rockford Man Sentenced to More Than 12 Years in Federal Prison for Cocaine and Firearm Charges

A Rockford man was sentenced on February 12, 2018 in federal court by U.S. District Judge Frederick J. Kapala for possessing cocaine with the intent to distribute it and possessing a firearm as a convicted felon on April 8, 2016.

RYAN A. PANCYRZ, 29, was sentenced to 12 ... More...
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United states of America v. Corey Taylor Northern District of Indiana Federal Courthouse - Lafayette, Fort Wayne, South Bend, Hammond

Hammond, IN - Gary Man Sentenced To 57 Months Imprisonment

For Distribution Of Heroin

Corey Taylor, 35, of Gary, IN, was sentenced on February 6, 2018 by District Court Judge Jon E. DeGuilio to 57 months imprisonment for Distribution of Heroin. The Court ordered the sentence to be served consecutively to an 8 month sentence imposed by Judge Phillip P. Simon on November 13, 2017 ... More...
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United States of America v. Eric L. McReynolds Northern District of Ohio Courthouse - Cleveland, Ohio

Cleveland, OH - Canton man sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison for drug and firearms crimes

A Canton man was sentenced to nearly 10 years in federal prison for drug and firearms crimes, law enforcement officials said.

Eric L. McReynolds, 47, was sentenced to 117 months in prison by U.S. District Judge Donald C. Nugent. McReynolds was previously found guilty of possession of cr... More...
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