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United States of America v. Daniel Rodirugez Reyna and Vanessa Bernal United State District Court for the Southern District of Texas - Laredo

Laredo, TX - Mexican Truck Driver and a Laredo Woman Sentenced for Trafficking Drugs

A Nuevo Laredo man and a Laredo woman have been ordered to federal prison for their roles in a conspiracy to traffic drugs via the World Trade Bridge.

Daniel Rodirugez Reyna, 45, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to posses with the intent to distribute heroin and methamphetamine April 4, 2017. On that... More...
   $0 (08-03-2017 - TX)

In the Interest of J.C.M., a Child

In numerous issues in appellate cause numbers 10-17-00079-CV and 10-17-00081-CV, appellants, Amy and Doug, challenge the trial court’s orders terminating their parental rights to their children, A.N.M. and J.C.M.1 Because we overrule all of Amy and Doug’s issues in both appeals, we affirm the judgments of the trial court.2
I. AMY AND DOUG’S MOTIONS TO DISMISS AND THE TRIAL COURT’S MONITORED-RE... More...
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Bernardo Luis Avila v. The State of Texas

Bernardo Luis Avila (appellant) appeals his three convictions for solicitation to commit capital murder. The sole issue before us involves the sufficiency of the evidence to establish that he intended that the three potential victims be killed. Allegedly, the evidence simply illustrated that he wanted their tongues removed. We affirm.
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The applicable standard of review is that mos... More...
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Tom Retzlaff v. Philip R. Klein, Klein Investigations & Consulting, and James W. Landess

This appeal is brought under section 51.014(a)(12) of the Texas Civil Practice and
Remedies Code, which allows an appeal from an interlocutory order denying a motion to dismiss
under the Texas Citizens Participation Act (TCPA). See TEX. CIV. PRAC. & REM. CODE ANN.
§ 51.014(a)(12) (West Supp. 2016). The appellant, Tom Retzlaff, argues the trial court erred in
denying his mo... More...
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America Amada Gonzalez v. Jose Gilberto Pena, Imelda B. Pena, and Maria Guadalupe Villarreal

This is an appeal from the trial court’s dismissal of appellant’s suit for want of prosecution.
In three issues on appeal, appellant asserts the trial court erred in dismissing her suit because she
did not receive adequate notice, the trial court erred by not reinstating her case, and the trial court
intentionally dismissed her case without notice because the trial judge was b... More...
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Bradley L. Sweeney v. The City of Decature

¶ 1 In February 2016, plaintiff, Bradley L. Sweeney, filed a two-count complaint against
defendant, the city of Decatur (City), his former employer, and Tim Gleason, the City’s
manager. In April 2016, plaintiff filed an amended complaint against only the City. In
response, the City filed a combined motion to dismiss the amended complaint under section
2-619.1 of the Code of Civil P... More...
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The People of the State of Illinois v. Richard D. Lewis

¶ 1 Defendant, Richard D. Lewis, appeals his September 2014 conviction for unlawful
possession of methamphetamine precursors in violation of section 120(a) of the
Methamphetamine Control and Community Protection Act (Community Protection Act) (720
ILCS 646/120(a) (West 2012)). On appeal, defendant argues (1) the State failed to prove he
knowingly purchased, owned, or otherwise poss... More...
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The People of the State of Illinos v. Jared M. Staake

¶ 1 In July 2013, the State charged defendant, Jared M. Staake, with second degree murder for
the killing of Michael Box. In December 2013, the State filed an amended information,
dropping the charge of second degree murder and adding a charge of first degree murder. In
January 2014, the State filed a second amended information, this time charging first degree
murder under a differ... More...
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United States of America v. Osman Rutilio Reyes

This Court implicitly held in United States v. Velasco, 465 F.3d 633 (5th
Cir. 2006), that the Illinois aggravated battery statute is divisible—meaning
that if a defendant has a prior conviction under that statute and a sentencing
court must determine whether this prior conviction qualifies for a sentencing
enhancement, the court should look to certain records of conviction to iden... More...
   $0 (08-02-2017 - TX)

Talmadge Baker v. Italian Maple Holdings, LLC

Marlene Baker LaBerge, a 73-year-old woman, was a resident and patient of a 24-
hour skilled nursing facility owned by Italian Maple Holdings, LLC dba La Paloma
Healthcare Center (La Paloma). Approximately a week after LaBerge arrived at the
facility, La Paloma's staff presented LaBerge with two arbitration agreements that
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included language required by Cod... More...
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Steven J. Trazaska v. L'Oreal USA, Inc.; L'Oreal, S.A.

Steven J. Trzaska was an in-house patent attorney for
L’Oréal USA, Inc. (“L’Oréal USA”), a cosmetics company.
It fired him, he alleges, for his refusal to violate various
ethical rules that govern the legal profession. He asserts that
this action violated New Jersey employment law, as one
cannot be fired for refusing to violate regulations or public
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policy at the ins... More...
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Global Tel*Link Corporation v. Securus Technologies, Inc.

Global Tel*Link Corporation (“GTL”) moved to dismiss a suit brought by Securus Technologies, Inc. (“Securus”) based on the provisions of the Texas Citizen’s Protection Act (“TCPA”). Securus responded asserting the commercial speech exception applied to its suit or, in the alternative, it had clear and convincing evidence to support the claims asserted. Following a hearing, the trial court denied G... More...   $0 (08-01-2017 - TX)

In re Volkwagen Clean Diesel Litigation: Texas Clean Air Act Enforcement Cases

This appeal presents issues concerning State and local-government enforcement of
the Texas Clean Air Act (TCAA).1 Appellant, the State of Texas, and a number of Texas counties
filed the underlying TCAA-enforcement lawsuits in various counties across Texas against the
German automaker Volkswagen2 after Volkswagen admitted that it had installed emissions “defeat
devices” on certain o... More...
   $0 (08-01-2017 - TX)

Talmadge Baker v. Italian Maple Holding, LLC


Marlene Baker LaBerge, a 73-year-old woman, was a resident and patient of a 24-
hour skilled nursing facility owned by Italian Maple Holdings, LLC dba La Paloma
Healthcare Center (La Paloma). Approximately a week after LaBerge arrived at the
facility, La Paloma's staff presented LaBerge with two arbitration agreements that
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included language required by Code of Civil Proc... More...
   $0 (08-01-2017 - CA)

Victor Anthony Cruz v. The State of Texas

Victor Anthony Cruz, appellant, appeals the trial court’s judgment by which he was convicted of assault with a deadly weapon and sentenced to twenty-five years’ imprisonment. On appeal, he contends that he was entitled to a jury instruction on the use of deadly force in defense of self. He maintains the trial court erred by refusing to include such an instruction in its charge to the jury. We affi... More...   $0 (07-31-2017 - TX)

Bernardo Luis Avila v. The State of Texas

Bernardo Luis Avila (appellant) appeals his three convictions for solicitation to commit capital murder. The sole issue before us involves the sufficiency of the evidence to establish that he intended that the three potential victims be killed. Allegedly, the evidence simply illustrated that he wanted their tongues removed. We affirm.
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The applicable standard of review is that mos... More...
   $0 (07-31-2017 - TX)

Hassan Chahadeh v. Regions Bank Texas Court of Appeals - First District Courthouse - Houston, Texas

Appellant, Hassan Chahadeh, challenges the trial court’s summary judgment in favor of appellee, Regions Bank (“Regions”), on its claim for breach of contract and Chahadeh’s counterclaim against it for fraud, aiding and abetting a breach of fiduciary duty, and a declaratory judgment. In three issues, Chahadeh contends
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that the trial court erred in granting Regions summary judgment, denyin... More...
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Wescley Fonseca Pereira v. Jefferson B. Sessions, III United States Court of Appeals For The First Circuit - Boston, Massachusetts

The Immigration and Nationality
Act ("INA") gives the Attorney General discretion to cancel the
removal of a non-permanent resident alien if the alien meets
certain criteria, including ten years of continuous physical
presence in the United States. 8 U.S.C. § 1229b(b)(1). Under the
"stop-time" rule, the alien's period of continuous physical
presence ends "when the alien is ... More...
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United States of America v. James Dale Little Eleventh Circuit - Elbert P. Tuttle Federal Courthouse - Atlanta, Georgia

While in Texas, James Dale Little received and opened on his smartphone an email containing child pornography. He didn’t delete it. After Little moved from Case: 16-10664 Date Filed: 07/28/2017 Page: 1 of 15
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Texas to Tampa, Florida, he used that same email account (which contained the email he received in Texas) to send at least one email containing child pornography. He was convicted of... More...
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United States of America v. Elder Nehemias Lopez Hernandez, et al. Eleventh Circuit - Elbert P. Tuttle Federal Courthouse - Atlanta, Georgia

The United States prosecuted these four defendants—Lopez Hernandez, Hernandez Almaraz, Aguilar Lopez, and Savala Cisneros—under the Maritime Drug Law Enforcement Act (MDLEA), which criminalizes an individual’s possessing with intent to distribute a controlled substance “[w]hile on board a covered vessel,” which includes “a vessel subject to the jurisdiction of the United States,” which in turn inc... More...   $0 (07-28-2017 - FL)

United States of America v. Gabriel Reyes a/k/a "Payaso"

Dallas, TX - Lancaster Heroin Trafficker Sentenced to 170 Months in Federal Prison

Gabriel Reyes, aka “Payaso,” 33, was sentenced on July 27, 2017 by Chief U.S. District Judge Barbara M.G. Lynn to 170 months in federal prison for the distribution of heroin.

Reyes pleaded guilty in February 2017 to one count of possession with the intent to distribute 100 grams or more of a mixtu... More...
   $0 (07-27-2017 - TX)

State of Indiana v. Robert Drake Marion County Indiana Courthouse - Indianapolis, Indiana

Indianapolis, IN - Jury Convicts Defendant for Burglary and Murder

The State of Indiana charged Robert Drake, age 27, with:

35-42-1-1(2): Murder, 35-43-2-1/F1:Burglary , but serious bodily injury occurs and burglary was to a dwelling., 35-42-3-3(a)/F5:Criminal Confinement Criminal Confinement with bodily injury.


Authorities claimed that the Defendant robbed and kill... More...
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United States of America v. Gregory P. Burleson Federal Courthouse - Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas, NV - Phoenix Man Sentenced To Over 68 Years In Prison For Threat And Assault Of Federal Law Enforcement And Other Charges Related To 2014 Armed Standoff In Bunkerville

A Phoenix, Ariz. man was sentenced today to 819 months in prison in connection with the armed assault against federal law enforcement officers that occurred in the Bunkerville, Nev. area in April 2014, over ranch... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Lacey Dawn Sponsler

Pawhuska, OK - Substitute Teacher Pleads Guilty To Assault


The State of Oklahoma charged Lacey Dawn Sponsler, age 34, with:

1. ASSAULT WITH INTENT TO COMMIT A FELONY, in violation of 21 OS 645,652,653,681

Docket
Date Code Description Count Party Amount
07-24-2017

INFO

Document Available at Court Clerk's Office
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State of Oklahoma v. Martin Jamison

Tulsa, OK - Defendant Sentenced to 30 Years In Prison For Death In DUI Accident

The State of Oklahoma charged Martin Lee Jamison, age 30, with:

Count # 1. Count as Filed: HM12, MURDER - SECOND DEGREE, in violation of 21 O.S. 701.8
Date of Offense: 02/12/2016
Party Name Disposition Information
JAMISON, MARTIN LEE Disposed: CONVICTION, 07/25/2017. Guilty Plea
C... More...
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