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Araceli Rodriguez v. Lonnie Swartz, Agent of the U.S. Boarder Patrol Morelaw Internet Marketing National Find A Lawyer Directory 888-354-4529

A U.S. Border Patrol agent standing on American soil
shot and killed a teenage Mexican citizen who was walking
down a street in Mexico. We address whether that agent has

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qualified immunity and whether he can be sued for violating
the Fourth Amendment. Based on the facts alleged in the
complaint, we hold that the agent violated a clearly
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United States of America v. John Henry Edmonds Ramsey County Minnesota Courthouse - St. Paul, Minnesota

St. Paul, MN - Minneapolis Opioid Dealer Sentenced To 80 Months In Prison

John Henry Edmonds, 35, to 80 months in prison for distribution of heroin, carfentanil, methamphetamine, and furanyl fentanyl. EDMONDS, who pleaded guilty on March 20, 2018, was sentenced today before Senior U.S. District Judge Donovan W. Frank in U.S. District Court in St. Paul, Minn.

United States Attorn... More...
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Alia Sierra v. State of Indiana

On the evening of July 12, 2017, seventeen-year-old Sierra was driving a vehicle with four teenage passengers. Sierra was travelling between 80 and 107 m.p.h. on a county road when she hit a bump and lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle left the road and crashed through the front porch and living room of a home. The vehicle struck and killed two children who were in the living room and... More...   $0 (08-07-2018 - IN)

United States of America v. Jimmy L. Desotell Eastern District of Wisconsin Federal Courthouse - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI - Green Bay Man Receives 15 Year Sentence for Methamphetamine Distribution and Firearm Charge

Jimmy L. Desotell (age: 26) of Green Bay, Wisconsin, was sentenced to 180 months in federal prison for his role in a methamphetamine distribution ring in Northeast Wisconsin and for possessing a firearm in furtherance of that distribution.

In the Spring of 2017, Desotell w... More...
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Hubert Vaughn Thomas v. The State of Texas

This case is about a shooting at an apartment complex in Terrell, Texas. One day in August of 2016, appellant walked his wife to her car at the complex. After his wife got in her car, appellant walked past a group of men who had been smoking PCP. One of the men, Raymond Lampkin, assaulted appellant in a violent and unprovoked attack. After the assault, appellant returned to his

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Darius Noel Rodriguez v. The State of Texas

On March 10, 2015, Universal City Police Officer David Allen was dispatched for a welfare check on J.H., a three-year-old child. Officer Allen met briefly with Laura,1 J.H.’s
maternal-grandmother, and Crystal, J.H.’s maternal-aunt, regarding their concerns of physical
abuse—specifically spankings that left marks on J.H.’s body and “a burn mark on his torso.”
J.H. was living with h... More...
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Robert Aguilar v. The State of Texas

Aguilar was indicted for capital murder. Before trial, he moved to suppress the statements
he made to Detective Lawrence Saiz confessing to his participation in the murder. At the pretrial
hearing, Aguilar’s attorney argued his statement was not freely and voluntarily given because of
the references he made to being in fear for his own safety and the safety of his family, and of t... More...
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United States of America v. Michael J.W. Potter Eastern District of Tennessee Courthouse - Greeneville, TN

Greeneville, KY - Michael J.W. Potter Sentenced To Life in Prison for Conspiring to Distribute Methamphetamine

Michael J.W. Potter, 36, of Kingsport, Tennessee, was sentenced by the Honorable J. Ronnie Greer, U.S. District Judge, to serve the remainder of his life in federal prison. There is no parole in the federal system.

Potter was sentenced pursuant to a federal statute whic... More...
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United States of America v. Randy Martell Robertson, a/k/a "Black" Western District of Tennessee Federal Courthouse - Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis, TN - One-Stop Shop Heroin Dealer Sentenced to 190 Months in Federal Prison

A local man has been sentenced to 190 months in federal prison for possession with intent to distribute heroin; being a felon in possession of a firearm; and possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking. D. Michael Dunavant U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee announced the sen... More...
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United states of America v. Casey Layne Liberty and Daniel T. Begin Northern District of Ohio Courthouse - Cleveland, Ohio Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals Click Here To Find A Lawyer 888-354-4529

Cleveland, OH - Northeast Ohio couple sentenced to prison for 16 robberies or attempted robberies to fund their drug habit

A Northeast Ohio couple was sentenced to prison for 16 armed robberies or attempted robberies to fund their drug habit.

Casey Layne Liberty, 31, of Amherst, and Daniel T. Begin, 33, of Cleveland, were both sentenced to 71 months on prison. Both were ordered t... More...
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KIRK LASSEND v. UNITED STATES

In July 2010, two individuals in Fitchburg, Massachusetts called 911 to report that Lassend had been walking up and down the street with a gun and firing shots into the air. Police officers placed Lassend under arrest at the scene. The officers recovered ammunition from Lassend's pocket and found a gun in an unlocked closet in the common hallway of a nearby apartment building. A search of... More...   $0 (08-05-2018 - MA)

STATE OF CONNECTICUT v. DEQUAN MCKETHAN

The defendant, Dequan McKethan, appeals from the judgments of conviction, rendered after a jury trial, of murder in violation of General Statutes § 53a-54a, carrying a pistol without a permit in violation of General Statutes§ 29-35 (a), and possession of narcotics in violation of General Statutes § 21a-279 (a). On appeal, the defendant claims that the trial court improperly granted the state’s mo... More...   $0 (08-05-2018 - CT)

Abdur Rahim Ambrose a/k/a Abdur Ambrose v. State of Mississippi

On the afternoon of April 7, 2013, Demetrius Lee returned home from work between 3:00 and 4:00 p.m. Lee resided in the DeLisle community at 7486 Lobouy Road, which is part of a larger property commonly known as “the Hill.” The Hill is comprised of two houses and a mobile home. While Lee was relaxing, someone knocked on his window, but he remained inside. Twenty to thirty minutes later, Lee wen... More...   $0 (08-05-2018 - MS)

RACHEAL GOULD v. STATE OF FLORIDA

Appellant, Racheal Gould, appeals her convictions for conspiring to traffic and
trafficking in twenty-eight grams or more of cocaine. She argues that the court erred by
(1) denying her motion for judgment of acquittal as there was insufficient evidence of a
conspiracy and (2) allowing speculative testimony from a police officer that interpreted
and explained her actions as con... More...
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Tlacey Al Randall vs State of Florida

Tlacey Randall was found guilty by a jury of possession of marijuana and possession of cocaine (as a lesser-included offense of trafficking cocaine), and acquitted of possession of drug paraphernalia. The trial court sentenced Randall to the maximum sentence of five years in prison for possessing cocaine. Under the facts presented, we agree with Randall that the trial court sentenced him improperl... More...   $0 (08-05-2018 - FL)

State of Tennessee v. Teddy Lynn Sams

This case arises from the Defendant’s violation of the terms of his Community Supervision for Life as a result of his attempted aggravated sexual battery conviction in 2006. At the guilty plea hearing, the parties agreed that the affidavit of complaint would serve as the factual basis for the Defendant’s guilty plea. The affidavit of complaint, included in the record, states that the Defendant w... More...   $0 (08-05-2018 - TN)

COMMONWEALTH vs. LEONIDES BONES

This is an appeal by the defendant, Leonides Bones, from his conviction, after a trial by jury, of possession of a class A controlled substance with intent to distribute, see G. L. c. 94C, § 34, and, following a subsequent jury-waived trial conducted in accordance with G. L. c. 278, § 11A, of being a second or subsequent offender.1 The defendant argues that his motion to suppress was improp... More...   $0 (08-05-2018 - MA)

State of Ohio v. Donald M. Nelson

Donald M. Nelson is appealing from his conviction on a charge of having a weapon under disability in violation of R.C. 2923.13 with an accompanying firearm specification. A jury had acquitted him of charges of murder, felonious assault, and improperly discharging a firearm at or into a habitation. The charge of having a weapon under disability had been submitted to the trial court judge as the t... More...   $0 (08-05-2018 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. KELVON MADDOX

In June 2017, the Cuyahoga County Grand Jury indicted Maddox on six counts in Cuyahoga C.P. No. CR-17-618705: two counts of attempted murder and four counts of felonious assault. All counts carried one- and three-year firearm specifications. The police report leading to this indictment indicates that on January 18, 2017, at around 12:45 a.m., Maddox was at a gas station on Kinsman Road in Cl... More...   $0 (08-05-2018 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. FRANK L. HERRINGTON

On November 9, 2016, Herrington was named in a four-count indictment charging
him with two counts of rape, and one count each of complicity to commit rape and kidnapping.
The case was tried to the bench and the following evidence was presented.
{¶3} In the late evening of November 15, 1996, the victim, who was nine-months
pregnant, left her sister’s house after a cookout and... More...
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United States of America v. Lionel Thomas Eastern District of Louisiana Federal Courthouse - New Orleans, Louisiana Morelaw Internet Marketing National Find A Lawyer Directory 888-354-4529

New Orleans, LA - Houma Man Pleads Guilty to Crack and Gun Charges

Lionel Thomas, of Houma, pled guilty on August 3, 2018 to crack cocaine and firearms charges.

According to court documents, THOMAS possessed with the intent to distribute at least 28 grams of crack cocaine. The government billed THOMAS as a multiple offender with a prior felony drug conviction. As a result, for t... More...
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United States of America v. Carlos Brejohn Battle Eastern District of Texas Federal Courthouse - Tyler, Texas

Tyler, TX - Jacksonville, Texas Man Sentenced for Methamphetamine Trafficking

A 33-year-old Jacksonville, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas.

Carlos Brejohn Battle pleaded guilty on Mar. 21, 2018, to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and was sentenced to 100 months in federal prison.More...
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STATE OF OHIO vs. RICARDO YOUNG

On July 31, 2016, at approximately 4:00 a.m., officers from the Third District of
the Cleveland Police Department were dispatched to the parking lot of Rally’s Drive-in
Restaurant (“Rally’s”) located at the three-way intersection of East 55th Street, Woodland
Avenue, and Kinsman Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio. A male with a silver Chrysler was
reportedly standing in the Rally’s pa... More...
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STATE OF OHIO v. JERMAR W. WHITE

Jermar W. White was convicted after a bench trial in the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor (10 or more years older than the victim), pandering obscenity involving a minor, two counts of trafficking in persons, and two counts of compelling prostitution in furtherance of human trafficking. White was acquitted of two additional charges. The trial co... More...   $0 (08-04-2018 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. RICKY C. BRAMMER

Defendant-appellant Ricky C. Brammer appeals his conviction and sentence
for two counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, in violation of R.C. 2925.03(A)(1), both
felonies of the third degree, and one count of aggravated trafficking in drugs, in violation
of R.C. 2925.03(A)(1), a felony of the first degree. Brammer filed a timely notice of
appeal with this Court on October 2... More...
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