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Erlis Joseph Chaisson v. The State of Texas

Chaisson was charged by indictment with five counts of aggravated assault of a
child and ten counts of indecency with a child by contact. See id. §§ 21.021, 22.11. Prior
to trial, the State waived several counts, leaving one count of aggravated assault of a
child and four counts of indecency with a child by contact. At the close of the State’s
case, appellant’s motion for di... More...
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Pedro Garcia, Jr. v. The State of Texas

Appellant was sentenced on December 13, 2017. Because appellant did not file
a motion for new trial, his notice of appeal was due within thirty days after sentence was
imposed, by January 12, 2018. See TEX. R. APP. P. 26.2(a) (a notice of appeal must be
filed within thirty days after sentence is imposed or within ninety days after that date if a
motion for new trial is timely... More...
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Salvador Zarate v. The State of Texas

The State’s first witness was Starr County Sheriff’s Officer Justin Falcon. Officer Falcon
testified that he was working in the jail, on December 24, 2014, when he received a call from
Justice of the Peace Salvador Zarate Jr. instructing him to reduce the bonds for both Daisy Rich
and Harry Rich from $30,000.00 each to $5,000.00 each. Officer Falcon explained that although
it... More...
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Ex parte Vester Saylee Vester G Saylee - Registered Sex Offender

Appellant Vester Saylee seeks to appeal the trial court’s denial of her application for
writ of habeas corpus. See Tex. Code Crim. Proc. art. 11.072, § 8.
The appellate rules require the trial court to certify the defendant’s right of appeal
each time it enters a judgment of guilt or other appealable order. Tex. R. App. P. 25.2(a)(2). We
are required “to examine a certification ... More...
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Neal Everett Bland v. The State of Texas

On the morning of December 21, 2012, Godwin Mathew picked up Joshua
Woods so they could go to Willowbrook Mall and purchase several pairs of limited
release Air Jordan Retro 11 shoes. After they made their purchases and were exiting
the mall, a young man approached them and asked to buy one of their pairs of shoes.
Mathew quoted a price but the man declined to buy them. When... More...
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In 2002, a jury found Mattox guilty, among other things, of aiding and abetting in the reckless second-degree murder of John Lane. Although the facts are fully set out in Mattox's direct appeal, State v. Mattox, 280 Kan. 473, 124 P.3d 6 (2005) (Mattox I), and his previous K.S.A. 60-1507 motion, Mattox v. State, 293 Kan. 723, 267 P.3d 746 (2011) (Mattox II), we briefly discuss the facts to give con... More...   $0 (04-17-2018 - KS)


The fraud scheme for which defendants stand convicted sought  to take advantage of a disability pension plan made available to LIRR 
16-3754-cr (L) United States v. Rutigliano  
employees  by  the  RRB.  The  LIRR’s  own  pension  plan  allowed  employees with 20 or more years of service to retire as early as age 50  and to receive payments equal to half their pre‐retirement income. ... More...
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The petitioner, John Michael Howell, appeals the portion of the Circuit Court of Wetzel County’s May 12, 2016, “Amended Entry of a Plea and Sentencing Order Amended” [sic] specifying that he will be eligible for parole consideration after serving a minimum of fifteen years in prison. He argues that pursuant to statute, he should be eligible for parole after ten years of incarceration. The State of... More...   $0 (04-16-2018 - MS)


This Court has previously detailed the underlying facts of this case. Hall v.
State (Hall I), 107 So. 3d 262, 267-71 (Fla. 2012). Relevant to the instant
proceeding, Hall, an inmate at Tomoka Correctional Institution (TCI), was
convicted and sentenced to death for the first-degree murder of Correctional
Officer (CO) Donna Fitzgerald. Hall v. State (Hall II), 212 So. 3d 1001,... More...
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Julie Hautzenroeder v. Michael DeWine Southern District of Ohio Federal Courthouse - Columbus, Ohio

Due to her conviction for sexual battery, Julie Hautzenroeder
must forever comply with Ohio’s sex offender registration and notification laws. After her
release from prison and community control, Hautzenroeder filed a habeas petition under 28
No. 17-3395 Hautzenroeder v. DeWine Page 2
U.S.C. § 2254 challenging her conviction with its attendant ongoing reporting burden. TheMore...
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Davis was charged and convicted of the capital murder of Jane Daniel, theft of
property, and burglary. Prior to his trial, the Benton County Circuit Court ordered Davis
to be examined by Dr. Jenkins at Ozark Guidance to determine whether “there are
reasonable grounds to believe the defendant to be presently insane or that he was insane
at the [time] of the alleged offenses.” Je... More...
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Barnes alleged in her complaint that she was terminated from her position with the
ACC for protesting discriminatory actions on behalf of her employer and participating in
an investigation designed to discover further discrimination. She alleged that her
termination was a violation of the Arkansas Whistle-Blower Act (“AWBA”) and asked for
damages, reinstatement, attorneys’ fees... More...
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Ex parte Bryan Christopher Everage

Appellant Bryan Christopher Everage is charged in three cause numbers with evading
arrest with a vehicle, aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon, and aggravated assault on a public
servant. The trial court set bail at $7,500 on the evading-arrest charge in cause number
17-1384-K26; $500,000 on the aggravated-robbery charge in cause number 17-1385-K26; and
$500,000 on the aggravat... More...
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JOSHUA ROBERTSON v. DALE CALL, et al Kansas Court Of Appeals

For a complete recitation of the facts and procedural history, see Robertson v. Call, No. 114,122, 2016 WL 4413321 (Kan. App. 2016) (unpublished opinion) (Robertson II), and Robertson v. Call, No. 112,132, 2015 WL 326677 (Kan. App. 2015) (unpublished opinion), rev. denied 301 Kan. 1047 (2015) (Robertson I). Relevant to this appeal, on February 21, 2014, Robertson filed a petition for writ of habea... More...   $0 (04-14-2018 - KS)

State of Oklahoma v. Geomari Day’on Washington MoreLaw Suites Legal Suites and Virtual Offices In Downtown Tulsa 406 South Boulder and 624 South Denver 918-582-3993 or Info@morelaw.com

Tulsa, OK - Jury Finds Defendant Guilty of Felony Murder, Etc. For Death of Man In 2015 Robbery

The States of Oklahoma charged Geomari Day’on Washington, age 21, with:

Count # 1. Count as Filed: HM11, FELONY MURDER - 1ST DEGREE, in violation of 21 O.S. 701.7
Date of Offense: 12/23/2015
Party Name Disposition Information
Count # 2. ... More...
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Jonathan David Moore v. The State of Texas

On June 20, 2016, Appellant presented a check to be cashed at a Tyler branch of Austin Bank. The check was a temporary check from his father David Moore’s (Mr. Moore) account with Austin Bank in Jacksonville. When Appellant presented the check to the bank teller, the bank’s system alerted the teller to compare the signature on the check with the signature on file. Mr. Moore previously contacted... More...   $0 (04-13-2018 - TX)

Ex Parte Derrick Lee Hudson

On October 4, 2017, Appellant filed a petition for writ of habeas corpus in the trial court.
He alleged he was being illegally restrained because he was not receiving appropriate treatment,
and thus his confinement bore no relation to the purpose for his commitment.
After a hearing, on November 1, 2017, the trial court found Appellant was not entitled to
the relief sought and ... More...
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Rodrigo Sandoval and Aracely Martinez v. Mark Transportation, L.L.C., et al. Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

Corpus Christi, TX - Rodrigo Sandoval and Aracely Martinez, individually and as next friends of A.R.S.-1 and A.R.S.-2, minor children, sued Mark Transportation, L.L.C., K & M Expressway, LLC, Arkan Antwan Sabri on auto negligence theories.

03/26/2018 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Hayden Head. TELEPHONE CONFERENCE held on 3/26/2018. Atty Sahadi advises the Court that Ad... More...
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Daniel Antonio Ferrer v. The State of Texas

On May 23, 2015, complainant Francisco Capetillo-Medina was shot to death in broad daylight in front of a convenience store. Investigating officers were able to obtain surveillance video of the shooting, but the investigation stalled until investigators received a Crime Stoppers tip implicating appellant. Appellant was subsequently charged with the offense of murder pursuant to section 19.02 of ... More...   $0 (04-10-2018 - TX)

Jamal Joyner v. The State of Texas

In November 2012, Joyner was indicted for capital murder after he and two
other men stole drugs and, in the course of the robbery, murdered one of the drug
sellers. In September 2014, Joyner pleaded guilty in exchange for the State reducing
his charge to the lesser-included offense of aggravated robbery. The plea agreement
also stated:
The defendant agrees that he will tes... More...
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Jamal Joyner v. The State of Texas

In November 2012, Joyner was indicted for capital murder after he and two
other men stole drugs and, in the course of the robbery, murdered one of the drug
sellers. In September 2014, Joyner pleaded guilty in exchange for the State reducing
his charge to the lesser-included offense of aggravated robbery. The plea agreement
also stated:
The defendant agrees that he will tes... More...
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Dantrell J Jenkins vs State of Florida

Jenkins is a close relative of the victim’s father, had a close relationship with the victim and her mother, and often came to their house. Jenkins admitted that in the early morning hours one day, when the victim was eight years old, he came to the house high on various drugs and lay down next to her. Sometime later, the victim’s father walked into the living room and saw the victim with Jenkins’... More...   $0 (04-09-2018 - FL)

Jay Dee Burns v. The State of Texas

The grand jury returned nine indictments against Appellant. Indictments A and B were for the offense of improper relationship between an educator and student.1 Indictments C, D, and E were for the offense of sexual assault of a child.2 Indictment F was for the offense of indecency with a child.3 Indictment G was for the offense of stalking.4 Indictments H and I were for the offense of improper... More...   $0 (04-08-2018 - TX)

David R. Griffith v. The State of Texas IN THE TENTH COURT OF APPEALS

The basic facts are not disputed. When Griffith’s daughter A.G. was fourteen years
old, she made an outcry of sexual abuse against him that was reported to Child Protective
Services and the Navarro County Sheriff’s Office. After Griffith’s arrest, A.G. recanted
her sexual-abuse claims and subsequently testified at trial that Griffith did not sexually
abuse her. The evidence ... More...
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Jamal Trulove v. City of San Francisco et al. Northern District of California Federal Courthouse - San Francisco

San Francisco, CA - Jamal Trulove sued The City of San Francisco and others on civil rights violation theories under 42 U.S.C. 1983 claiming that he was wrongfully convicted of murder and served six years in prison as a result of being framed in 2007 of a killing at the City's Sunnydale public housing complex.

Date Filed # Docket Text
01/10/2018 268 Transcript of EXCERPT of Proceedi... More...
   $10000000 (04-07-2018 - CA)

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