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Tylon C. Outlaw v. City of Hartford District of Connecticut Federal Courthouse - Hartford, Connecticut

1 Appeal by plaintiff from so much of a judgment of the United States
2 District Court for the District of Connecticut, Geoffrey W. Crawford, Judge, as granted
3 summary judgment dismissing his claims against defendant City of Hartford (the
4 "City"), brought principally under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, for failing to supervise its police
5 officers with respect to appropriate use of force;... More...
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AO Alpha-Bank v. Oleg Nikolaevich Yakovlev

Plaintiff AO Alpha Bank (Alpha Bank) initiated this lawsuit pursuant to the
Uniform Foreign-Country Money Judgments Act (Recognition Act; Code Civ. Proc.,
§§ 1713–1725)1 to recognize a Russian judgment against defendant Oleg Nikolaevich
Yakovlev. Yakovlev moved for summary judgment, arguing the judgment could not be
recognized because (1) the Russian court lacked personal jurisdict... More...
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United States of America v. David Tyler Nelson Southern District of Alabama Federal Courthouse - Mobile, Alabama

Mobile, AL - Mobile County Man Receives 33 Month Sentence for Possession of a Firearm After Felony Conviction

David Tyler Nelson, a 23 year old, resident of Mobile, Alabama was sentenced to 33 months incarceration followed by three years of supervised release for possessing a firearm after being convicted of a felony, namely, Unlawful Possession or Receipt of a Controlled Substance.
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United States of America v. William Anthony Gosha, III Middle District of Alabama Federal Courthouse - Montgomery, Alabama

Montgomery, AL - Phenix City Resident and Ringleader of Multi-Million Dollar Stolen Identity Tax Refund Fraud Schemes Sentenced to Prison

A Phenix City, Alabama, resident was sentenced to 30 years in prison for his role in masterminding multiple stolen identity refund fraud (SIRF) schemes, announced U.S. Attorney Louis V. Franklin, Sr. of the Middle District of Alabama, and Principal Depu... More...
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United States of America v. Oniel Christopher Russell, a/k/a "O.G. Russell" Middle District of Florida Federal Courthouse - Orlando, Florida

Orland, FL - Illegal Alien Sentenced To Five Years For Possession Of Loaded Firearms And Felony Assault On A Federal Officer

U.S. District Court Judge Carlos E. Mendoza sentenced Oniel Christopher Russell, a/k/a “O G Russell” (40, Jamaican national), to five years in federal prison for possessing two loaded firearms while being in the United States illegally, and for committing a felony a... More...
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Pauline Burkhart v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals - Elbert P. Tuttle Federal Courthouse - Atlanta, Georgia

This appeal, brought by three tobacco companies (“Appellants”), challenges on multiple grounds the judgment entered against them and in favor of Pauline Burkhart for compensatory and punitive damages. The judgment was awarded after a bifurcated, ten-day trial in which the jury found in Burkhart’s favor on her claims of negligence, strict liability, fraudulent concealment, and civil conspiracy. Thi... More...   $0 (03-12-2018 - FL)

Edward Shaw v. City of Selmas Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals - Elbert P. Tuttle Federal Courthouse - Atlanta, Georgia

A Selma Police officer shot and killed Ananias Shaw, who was coming toward him with a hatchet. Shaw’s estate brought 42 U.S.C. § 1983 claims for excessive force and false arrest and state law tort claims against Officer Desmond Williams, former Selma Police Chief William Riley, and the City of Selma. The district court granted summary judgment in favor of the defendants and the estate has appealed... More...   $0 (03-12-2018 - AL)

Edward Lewis Tobinick, M.D. v. M.D. Seven Novella, et al. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals - Elbert P. Tuttle Federal Courthouse - Atlanta, Georgia

Dr. Edward Tobinick appeals the District Court’s award of attorney’s fees to Dr. Steven Novella. Dr. Tobinick argues both that the District Court’s decision to award attorney’s fees and the amount of fees it awarded were made in error. This case presents an issue of first impression for our circuit. That is, whether the “exceptional case” standard for awarding attorney’s fees in Patent Act cases, ... More...   $0 (03-12-2018 - FL)

Klean W. Hollywood, LLC v. The Superior Court of California, Langston Jackson, Real Party in Interest

Petitioner Klean W. Hollywood, LLC (Klean), a voluntary
drug abuse treatment facility, was sued by real party Langston
Jackson, who had enrolled at the facility to obtain treatment
for drug addiction. Jackson blamed Klean for the injuries he
suffered after smuggling heroin into his room and injecting it
late one night. Jackson claimed that Klean was negligent in
failing to ... More...
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Michael Chaney v. Leann Netterstrom

After three years of dating and cohabitation, appellant
Leanne Netterstrom and respondent Michael Chaney applied for
a confidential marriage license and exchanged vows at a
solemnization ceremony. After the ceremony, the officiant gave
the signed license to the parties, who promised to file it with the
county. For personal and financial reasons, the parties did not
return t... More...
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Kenneth Jerome Dawson v. Board of County Commissioners of Jefferson County, et al. District of Colorado Federal Courthouse - Denver, Colorado

Kenneth Jerome Dawson appeals the dismissal of his action brought pursuant
to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 in which he asserts a violation of his Fourteenth Amendment
substantive due process rights. Dawson challenges the official policies of the
Jefferson County Jail. Due to the timing of Dawson’s detention, the timing of his
posting of bond, and the court-ordered release condition that Dawson... More...
   $0 (03-10-2018 - CO)

United States of America v. David Robert McFarland Western District of Oklahoma Federal Courthouse - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

David McFarland appeals the district court’s order revoking his supervised
release pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 3583. He contends that he was denied his right of
cross-examination at the preliminary hearing and that the evidence was insufficient to
support the criminal allegations underlying the revocation. We dismiss the first
argument for lack of jurisdiction and affirm on the second.... More...
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Sherida Felders v. Brain Bairett and Jeff Malcom Tenth Circuit Courthouse - Denver, Colorado

This is a 42 U.S.C. § 1983 case; the single issue presented involves the costs to
be awarded Plaintiffs after they prevailed at trial against Defendant Brian Bairett.
Ordinarily prevailing parties can recover litigation costs from their opponent. See
Fed. R. Civ. P. 54(d)(1). But Fed. R. Civ. P. 68 allows “a party defending against a
claim” to limit his liability for the other side... More...
   $0 (03-10-2018 - UT)

GMRI, Inc. v. California Department of Tax and Fee Administration

GMRI, Inc. (GMRI or the Company), a restaurant operator, appeals from a
judgment entered in favor of the State Board of Equalization (the Board) after the
trial court granted the Board’s summary judgment motion.1
The trial court concluded
a 15 or 18 percent gratuity restaurant managers automatically added to parties of eight
or more without first conferring with the cus... More...
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Sandra Gail La Rosa v. Extended Stay America, Inc. Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

Memphis, TN - Sandra Gail La Rosa sue06/16/2017 1 NOTICE OF REMOVAL by Extended Stay America, Inc. from Circuit Court of Shelby County, case number CT-002374-17 (Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0651-2567929), filed by Extended Stay America, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Complaint, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet Cover Sheet)(Martin, Sean) (Entered: 06/16/2017)
06/16/2017 2 Corporate Disclosure State... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Ruth Ann Lewis Tulsa County Courthouse - Tulsa, Oklahoma

Tulsa, OK - Woman Found Guilty Child Abuse Murder In Death of Her 7-Month-Old Son

The State of Oklahoma charged Ruth Ann Lewis with:

Count # 1. Count as Filed: HM11, CHILD ABUSE MURDER, in violation of 21 O.S. 701.7
Date of Offense: 05/24/2016
Party Name Disposition Information
Count # 2. Count as Filed: CHN, CHILD NEGLECT, in violation of 2... More...
   $0 (03-09-2018 - OK)

United States of America v. James Parkhurst District of Oregon Federal Courthouse - Portland, Oregon

Portland, OR - Oregon Pastor Sentenced to More Than 11 Years in Prison for Transporting Child Pornography

An Oregon man was sentenced to serve 135 months in prison for transportation of child pornography.

James Parkhurst, 57, of Portland, Oregon, formerly a pastor, was sentenced today by U.S. District Court Chief Judge Marcia S. Krieger, who also ordered him to serve 15 years of ... More...
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Ming Dai v. Jefferson B. Sessiona III Northern District of California Federal Courthouse - San Francisco

Ming Dai is a citizen of China. He testified that he was
beaten, arrested, jailed, and denied food, water, sleep, and
medical care because he tried to stop the police from forcing
his wife to have an abortion. The Board of Immigration
Appeals (BIA) nevertheless found that Dai was not eligible
for asylum or withholding of removal.
There is one clear and simple issue in this ... More...
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Christine Dean v. Friends of Pine Meadow

Appellants Christine Dean (Dean), DeNova Homes, Inc. (DeNova), and Civic
Martinez, LLC (collectively, plaintiffs) filed the underlying action for interference with
prospective economic advantage and defamation against respondents Friends of Pine
Meadow and several individuals (collectively, defendants),1
seeking damages and
injunctive relief for allegedly false statements and p... More...
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Rebecca Cooper v. Honeywell International, Inc. Western District of Michigan Federal Courthouse - Grand Rapids, Michigan

This is yet another entry in a complicated tangle of cases
dealing with whether retiree benefits in a collective bargaining agreement (“CBA”) should
extend beyond the CBA’s expiration. Rebecca Cooper and some 50 other retirees at Honeywell
International’s Boyne City, Michigan plant say that Honeywell must provide them healthcare
benefits until they reach age 65. Honeywell responds ... More...
   $0 (03-08-2018 - MI)

Mirek Wierzbowski v. Steve Dec and S&D Beverage LLC Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

Las Vegas, NV - Mirek Wierzbowski sued Steve Dec and S&D Beverage LLC on negligence and respondeat superior theories.

Date Filed # Docket Text
02/09/2018 53 MOTION in Limine to Exclude Testimony of David A. Elliott, PE, ACTAR by Defendant Wynn Las Vegas LLC.. Responses due by 2/23/2018. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration Craig Anderson, Esq., # 2 Exhibit A thru G, # 3 Exhibit H thru M)(A... More...
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Lonnie Patterson v. City of Yuga City Northern District of California Federal Courthouse - San Francisco

The panel certified the following question to the
California Supreme Court:
Does a finding of probable cause at a
preliminary hearing preclude a false arrest
The panel withdrew the case from submission and stayed
further proceedings pending final action by the California
Supreme Court.

We certify the question set forth in Part II of this order to
the... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Kenda Lyn Miller Noble County Courthouse - Perry, Oklahoma

Perry, OK - Education Administrator Pleads Guilty To Failing to Promptly Report Alleged Sexual Abuse of Students

The State of Oklahoma charged Kenda Lyn MIller, age 58, with:


Date Code Description Count Party Amount


Pursuant to... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Reginald Hobert Thompson, a/k/a Reginald Herman Thompson Tulsa County Courthouse - Tulsa, Oklahoma

Tulsa, OK - Jury Finds Defendant Guilty of Second-Degree Murder

The State of Oklahoma charged with Reginald Hobert Thompson, a/k/a Reginald Herman Thompson, age 63, with:

Count # 1. Count as Filed: HM12, MURDER - SECOND DEGREE, in violation of 21 O.S. 701.8
Date of Offense: 05/10/2017
Party Name Disposition Information

Thompson... More...
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United States v. Donald Thomas Perrin District of Minnesota Federal Courthouse - Minneapolis, Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN - Registered Sex Offender Sentenced To 40 Years In Prison For Producing Child Pornography

DONALD THOMAS PERRIN, 58, a registered sex offender, was sentenced to 40 years in prison for producing child pornography. PERRIN, who pleaded guilty on October 10, 2017, moments before his jury trial was set to begin, was sentenced on March 1, 2018 before Judge Wilhelmina M. Wright in... More...
   $0 (03-08-2018 - MN)

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