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Planned Parenthood of the Heartland and Jill Meadows v. Kimberly K. Reynolds, ex rel State of Iowa and Iowa Board of Medicine SUPREME COURT OF IOWA

In this appeal, we must decide if the constitutional right of women to choose to terminate a pregnancy is unreasonably restricted by a statute that prohibits the exercise of the right for a period of seventy-two hours after going to a doctor. In making this decision, we recognize the continuing debate in society over abortion and acknowledge the right of government to reasonably regulate the const... More...   $0 (07-15-2018 - IA)

Ricky Griffitts vs. Old Republic Insurance Company, BNSF Railway Company, and James M. Campbell Missouri Supreme Court - Jefferson City, Missouri

Appellant Ricky Lee Griffitts (“Griffitts”) was rear-ended by James Campbell (“Campbell”), an employee of BNSF Railway Company (“BNSF”), in Springfield, Missouri. Campbell was driving a BNSF company vehicle and was intoxicated at the time of the collision. Numerous lawsuits ensued, including the instant equitable garnishment action that Griffitts filed against BNSF and its insurer, Old Republic (c... More...   $0 (07-15-2018 - MO)

State of Tennessee v. Damarkus Lowe

Following the April 2012 shooting death of William Watson (“the victim”), a Knox County grand jury charged the Defendant, along with Michael May, with the first degree premeditated murder of the victim and two alternative counts of especially aggravated kidnapping involving Myshauna Blair. See Tenn. Code Ann. §§ 39-13-202, 305. The Defendant proceeded to a trial by jury on June 30through July 3,... More...   $0 (07-14-2018 - TN)

STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JUAN SALINAS Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal

Defendant, Juan Salinas, was arrested on February 1, 2015, along with
defendant, Lance Cowans. On March 12, 2015, the St. Charles Parish District
Attorney filed a bill of information charging defendant with possession with intent
to distribute marijuana in violation of La. R.S. 40:966(A)(2). On April 7, 2015,
defendant was arraigned and entered a plea of not guilty. On Febru... More...
   $0 (07-13-2018 - LA)

STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS LANCE COWANS

Defendant, Lance Cowans, was arrested on February 1, 2015, along with
Juan Salinas. Defendant was charged with possession of more than sixty but less
than two thousand pounds of marijuana in violation of La. R.S. 40:966(F) (count
one), and possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances3 in violation
of La. R.S. 40:967(C) (count three).4 On April 7, 2015, defendant ... More...
   $0 (07-12-2018 - LA)

Enrique Arochi v. The State of Texas

Paulina Petrosky and the victim in this case, Christina Morris, were friends from Allen
High School. Petrosky graduated in 2010, one year after Morris, and the two had remained friends.
Petrosky, an account manager for an insurance company, lived in an apartment complex located
at the Shops at Legacy in Plano, Texas, a mixed-use residential and commercial property with
shops,... More...
   $0 (07-12-2018 - TX)

Lee Manning v. Zurich American Insurance Company and Safeway Insurance Company

Jackson, MS - Lee Manning sued Zurich American Insurance Company and Safeway Insurance Company on a personal injury auto negligence insurance law theory.... More...   $0 (07-11-2018 - MS)

United States of America v. Dexter Day Gilbert Middle District of Alabama Federal Courthouse - Montgomery, Alabama

Montgomery, AL - Wiregrass Farmer Pleads Guilty to Fraudulently Obtaining Federal Crop Insurance Funds

On Wednesday, June 27, 2018, Dexter Day Gilbert, 40, of Campbellton, Florida pleaded guilty to one count of theft of government property, announced United States Attorney Louis Franklin and Special Agent in Charge Karen Citizen-Wilcox, with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of I... More...
   $0 (07-11-2018 - AL)

State of Tennessee v. Damarkus Lowe

Following the April 2012 shooting death of William Watson (“the victim”), a Knox County grand jury charged the Defendant, along with Michael May, with the first degree premeditated murder of the victim and two alternative counts of especially aggravated kidnapping involving Myshauna Blair. See Tenn. Code Ann. §§ 39-13-202, 305. The Defendant proceeded to a trial by jury on June 30through July 3,... More...   $0 (07-09-2018 - TN)

STATE OF OHIO vs. B.H. Court of Appeals of Ohio EIGHTH APPELLATE DISTRICT COUNTY OF CUYAHOGA

In August 2009, B.H. pleaded guilty to one count of attempted insurance fraud in
violation of R.C. 2923.02/2913.47(B)(1), a misdemeanor of the first degree. The trial court
sentenced her to six months in jail, suspended, and ordered her to pay court costs, which she did.

{¶3} In June 2017, B.H. filed an application to seal the record of her conviction
pursuant to R.C. ... More...
   $0 (07-09-2018 - OH)

United States of America v. Clayton Marlow Anderson, Jr. Southern District of California Federal Courthouse - San Diego, California Morelaw Internet Marketing National Find A Lawyer Directory 888-354-4529

San Diego, CA - Disbarred Attorney Admits Defrauding Former Clients and Law Firm Investors

Clayton Marlow Anderson, Jr., a former attorney based in La Mesa, California before his disbarment in 2015, pled guilty on July 3, 2018 to defrauding investors and clients of over a million dollars. Anderson also admitted to money laundering in connection with his fraud scheme, known alternatively... More...
   $0 (07-09-2018 - CA)

STATE OF OHIO v. SCOTT A. STEIN

On April 28, 2016, Stein, Brett Eley (“Eley”), and Krista Ashley
(“Ashley”) went to the home of Jason Davidson (“Davidson”) to retrieve some
property that had been stolen from Stein by Davidson and Eley. When they arrived,
Eley and Ashley went to speak with Davidson, leaving Stein in the car. Eley spoke
with Davidson while Ashley spoke with the owner of the home, Mike Volger... More...
   $0 (07-08-2018 - OH)

Mike L. Winn v. Commissioner, Social Security Administration Western District of Missouri Federal Courthouse - Jefferson City, Missouri

Mike L. Winn applied for Social Security disability insurance benefits between
June 12, 2007, the alleged disability onset date, and December 31, 2012, his “date last
insured.” See 20 C.F.R. §§ 404.130, 404.131, 404.315(a). During Winn’s prior
appeal from the denial of benefits after an administrative hearing, we granted the
Commissioner’s motion to remand for consideration of addi... More...
   $0 (07-08-2018 - MO)

United States of America v. Jordan Eckerling Northern District of Illinois Courthouse - Chicago, Illinois Morelaw Internet Marketing National Find A Lawyer Directory 888-354-4529

Chicago, IL - North Suburban Businessman Sentenced to 24 months for Evading More Than $800,000 in State and Federal Income Taxes

A north suburban businessman who operated a cellular telephone distributorship throughout Illinois and other Midwestern states was sentenced on July 6, 2018 to 24 months imprisonment for willfully failing to pay more than $800,000 in personal and corporate incom... More...
   $8060899 (07-07-2018 - IL)

STATE OF KANSAS v. SHENA ROSHAWN DREYFUS

Shena Dreyfus appeals the district court's decision to revoke her probation and require her to serve her underlying prison sentence. Dreyfus suggests that the district court should have given her another chance at probation rather than send her to prison.

But Dreyfus admitted to committing two new offenses while on probation: domestic violence/destruction of property and interference ... More...
   $0 (07-07-2018 - KS)

In the Matter of the Guardianship of E.C., A Minor Child

On August 9, 2016, the maternal grandparents of E.C., petitioned the court to be appointed as E.C.'s guardians. D.P., E.C.'s mother, had died of cancer on July 28, 2016. Grandparents alleged that they were fit to serve as E.C.'s guardians partly because E.C. had been living with them since she was six months old. Grandparents also asserted that D.C., E.C.'s biological father, had no bond with E.C.... More...   $0 (07-07-2018 - KS)

STEPHEN DOUGLAS WHITE v. STATE OF KANSAS

White pleaded no contest to a charge of rape of a child under age 14. In exchange for his plea, the State dismissed two additional counts of the same charge. The State agreed to a departure sentence from a hard 25 life sentence to a sentence for a specified term of months, as defined in an agreed-upon sentencing guidelines grid box. The State's agreement was contingent on White presenting, and the... More...   $0 (07-06-2018 - KS)

State of Tennessee v. Darrell Wayne Smith

A Roane County Grand Jury indicted the defendantfordriving under the influence and violation of the financial responsibility law as a result of a car accident. The defendant was charged based on his interactions with the state trooper at the scene and the results of ablood test indicatingnarcotics levelssufficient to cause impairment.

At the outset of the defendant’s trial, the trial cou... More...
   $0 (07-05-2018 - TN)

State of Tennessee v. Lee Harold Cromwell

After a fireworks show on July 4, 2015, in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, the defendant reversed his truck through a crowded parking lot, killing one victim and injuring eight others. An Anderson County Grand Jury indicted the defendant for seventeen crimes, including one count each of vehicular homicide, criminally negligent homicide, reckless homicide, reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon, and dri... More...   $0 (07-05-2018 - TN)

Cintas Corp. No. 2 v. Becker Property Services LLC

Becker Property Services LLC ("Becker") and Cintas Corporation No. 2 ("Cintas") executed a contract containing indemnification and choice-of-law provisions. A dispute arose over whether the contract entitles Cintas to indemnification for damages caused by its own negligence. To answer that question, we must also resolve a threshold dispute: As between Wisconsin and Ohio, which law provid... More...   $0 (07-04-2018 - WI)

United States of America v. Timothy Thomas Middle District of Tennessee - Estes Kefauver Federal Courthouse Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville, TN - Former CEO of Tennessee-Based Telemarketing Company Sentenced to Federal Prison

A Brentwood, Tennessee man was sentenced on July 2, 2018 in U.S. District Court to 66 months in prison for his criminal conduct in marketing and misrepresenting health insurance plans, announced Acting Assistant Attorney General John P. Cronan of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U... More...
   $0 (07-04-2018 - TN)

State of Illinois v. Donnie Rudd Morelaw Internet Marketing National Find A Lawyer Directory 888-354-4529

Chicago, IL - Jury Convicts Man of First-Degree Murder For Killing Wife

The State of Illinois charged Donnie Rudd, age 76, with first-degree murder for killing his wife, Noreen Kumeta, age 19, 45 years ago.

The State claimed that Rudd killed his new wife to collect insurance money and improve the life he was livings with another woman and her children.

Defendant was a... More...
   $0 (07-04-2018 - IL)

Alan Clukey v. Town of Camden District of Maine Federal Courthouse - Bangor, Maine

In 2007, the Town of Camden,
Maine moved its police department's dispatch operations to the
Knox County Sheriff's Department in the Town of Rockland. As a
result, Camden laid off its three police dispatchers, including
Plaintiff Alan Clukey who had been working as a Camden Police
Department dispatcher for 31 years. Clukey sued Camden in 2011
pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, cl... More...
   $0 (07-02-2018 - ME)

State of Tennessee v. Ramey Michelle Long

As a result of a traffic stop effectuated by two Henderson County sheriff’s deputies, the Appellant was indicted for DUI; DUI, second offense; possession of marijuana; possession of drug paraphernalia; and violating the open container law. The true bill reflects the Appellant also was indicted for speeding; however, the indictment did not include a charge of speeding. Nevertheless, at trial, the... More...   $0 (07-01-2018 - TN)

Pinkette Clothing, Inc. v. Cosmetic Warriors Limited Central District of California Federal Courthouse - Los Angeles, California Morelaw Internet Marketing National Find A Lawyer Directory 888-354-4529

Cosmetic Warriors Limited (“CWL”) sells LUSHbranded
cosmetics and related goods, while Pinkette Clothing
sells LUSH-branded women’s fashions. CWL seeks both a
permanent injunction restraining Pinkette from infringing on
CWL’s LUSH mark and cancellation of Pinkette’s
registration of its own LUSH mark. The district court held
that laches barred CWL’s infringement and cancella... More...
   $0 (06-29-2018 - CA)

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