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Algier Flippin v. State of Indiana Indiana Court of Appeals

Around 6:00 p.m. on September 12, 2015, Joseph Lackner and Roy Jones were
walking home from a neighborhood block party in Indianapolis. While
walking along the eastern border of Garfield Park, Lackner and Jones saw a
group of teens on the opposite side of the street. The teens crossed the street,
surrounded Lackner and Jones, and demanded that the two men hand over
their... More...
   $0 (06-30-2017 - IN)

Edward Stuart v. The State of Texas TEXAS COURT OF APPEALS, THIRD DISTRICT, AT AUSTIN

Stuart was charged by indictment with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and
tampering with physical evidence after stabbing a man with a knife and subsequently placing the
knife beneath a storage box in the bedroom of Stuart’s apartment. At trial, the jury heard testimony
from Stuart, his wife Kelli Mantel, the victim Rick Tellez, and his fiancée Julie Cortelyou. The jury
a... More...
   $0 (06-23-2017 - TX)

Bombardier Aerospace Corporation v. SPEP Aircraft Holdings, LLC, et al.

Appellees SPEP Aircraft Holdings, LLC (SPEP), PE 300 Leasing, LLC (PE 300),
Saracen Pure Energy Partners, LP (Saracen), Crane Capital Group, Inc. (Crane Capital), James
R. Crane (Crane), Floridian Golf Resort, LLC (Floridian Golf Resort), Champion Energy
Marketing LLC (Champion Energy), and Crane Worldwide Logistics, LLC (Crane Worldwide)
sued appellant Bombardier Aerospace Corpora... More...
   $0 (06-23-2017 - tx)

Benjamin J. Ashmore, Sr. v. CGI Group, Inc.

Benjamin Ashmore appeals from the order of the district court (Analisa
Torres, J.) dismissing him as the plaintiff in this Sarbanes-Oxley whistleblower
action and allowing Barbara A. Edwards, the Trustee of his bankruptcy estate
(“Trustee”), to be substituted as the plaintiff. Ashmore argues that he has
standing to prosecute the whistleblower action because, contrary to the distric... More...
   $0 (06-21-2017 - )

Lakeside Village Homeowners Association, Inc., Principal Management Group of North Texas, and Principal Management Group, Inc. v. Alfred "Corky" Belanger and Michael Drennan

This appeal arises from two townhome duplex owners, Alfred “Corky” Belanger and Michael Drennan, who brought breach of contract, trespass, negligence, and diversion of water claims against their homeowners association and its management company.
FACTUAL AND PROCEDURAL BACKGROUND
Lakeside Village
Lakeside Village is a gated townhome community comprised of 498 units by a lake in Rockwall... More...
   $0 (06-17-2017 - TX)

Hermenia Jenkins v. Crosby Independent School District and Michael L. Williams in his Official Capacity as State Commissioner of Education

After the new superintendent of Crosby Independent School District (the District)
reassigned appellant Hermenia Jenkins from the position of principal at an intermediate school
within the District to that of an assistant principal at Crosby High School, Jenkins challenged the
reassignment pursuant to the District’s grievance procedure. After the District’s board of trustees
voted t... More...
   $0 (06-15-2017 - TX)

Michael Cohen as Director, etc. v. Callander Associates Landscape Architecture, Inc.

After Governor Brown announced his intention to dissolve redevelopment
agencies, but before the legislation passed, City of Galt entered into an agreement (the
Cooperative Agreement) with its former redevelopment agency under which the former
redevelopment agency agreed to finance several parts of the redevelopment plan, totaling
more than $22,000,000. To obtain money for the finan... More...
   $0 (06-05-2017 - CA)

Tonya Davis v. Ernest B. Fenton, et al.

In 2013 Tonya Davis sued Ernest Fenton (as well as Fenton’s law firms) in federal district court asserting state malpractice and breach of contract claims, as well as federal Fair Housing Act and Civil Rights Act claims, all arising out of Fenton’s representation of Davis in a mortgage foreclosure action in which Davis had lost her home. Davis alleged that Fenton’s representation of her had
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   $0 (05-26-2017 - IL)

Texas Health and Human Services Commission v. Albert Olguin

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) appeals from the trial
court’s denial of its plea to the jurisdiction. Albert Olguin brought suit against HHSC pursuant to
the Texas Commission on Human Rights Act (TCHRA), alleging discrimination, retaliation, and
aiding and abetting discriminatory behavior. See Tex. Lab. Code §§ 21.051, .055, .056. HHSC filed
a plea to the jur... More...
   $0 (05-24-2017 - TX)

Theresa Graham v. R.J Reynolds Tobacco Company, et al.

This appeal presents the questions whether due process forbids giving a
jury’s findings of negligence and strict liability in a class action against cigarette
manufacturers preclusive effect in a later individual suit by a class member and, if
not, whether federal law preempts the jury’s findings. Florida smokers and their
survivors filed a class action against several tobacco comp... More...
   $0 (05-18-2017 - FL)

STATE OF OHIO vs. BRETT A. TURNER Court of Appeals Of Ohio, Eighth Appellate District

Turner was charged with two counts of aggravated robbery, in violation of
R.C. 2911.01(A)(1) and (3), two counts of felonious assault, in violation of
R.C. 2903.13(A)(1) and (2), and one count of having a weapon while under disability, in
violation of R.C. 2923.13(A)(3). The aggravated robbery and felonious assault charges
included one- and three-year firearm specifications. T... More...
   $0 (05-14-2017 - OH)

STATE OF KANSAS v. BRIAN DIXON

On August 19, 2015, Dixon pled guilty to aggravated escape from custody, a severity level 8 nonperson felony. A presentence investigation (PSI) report prepared before sentencing indicated that Dixon's criminal history score was C based in part on a prior 2000 second-degree burglary conviction in Missouri, which was classified as a person felony. Dixon filed a motion for durational departure.
... More...
   $0 (05-03-2017 - KS)

City of Tulsa v. Larry Wheeler, et al.

Tulsa, OK - City of Tulsa v. Larry Wheeler, et al.

Issue # 1. Issue: CONDEMNATION (CONDEMN)
Filed By: CITY OF TULSA
Filed Date: 08/10/2016
Party Name Disposition Information
Defendant: ONEOK INC Disposed: DISCLAIMER, 09/16/2016. Other
Defendant: CONOCO PHILLIPS COMPANY Disposed: DISMISSED, 09/20/2016. Other
Defendant: PHILLIPS 66 COMPANY Disposed: DISMI... More...
   $0 (05-02-2017 - OK)

Pacific Gas and Electric Company v. The Superior Court of San Mateo County, and Zachary Rowe, et al. Real Parties In Interest

BY THE COURT:
On April 17, 2017, we received a letter from counsel for PG&E requesting that we
modify our opinion in this case. We treat this request as a petition for rehearing, which
we deny. However, we order that the opinion filed on April 5, 2017, be modified as
follows:
1. On pages 25 through 26: delete the last four paragraphs of Part VI in full.
They begin at page 2... More...
   $0 (04-24-2017 - )

Pacific Gas and Electric Company v. The Superior Court of San Mateo County, and Zachary Rowe, et al. Real Parties In Interest

BY THE COURT:
On April 17, 2017, we received a letter from counsel for PG&E requesting that we
modify our opinion in this case. We treat this request as a petition for rehearing, which
we deny. However, we order that the opinion filed on April 5, 2017, be modified as
follows:
1. On pages 25 through 26: delete the last four paragraphs of Part VI in full.
They begin at page 2... More...
   $0 (04-24-2017 - )

Deborah Shaw v. The Superior Court of Los Angeles County

This case presents two issues: (1) Is a trial court ruling denying a request
for a jury trial in a civil action subject to review prior to trial by a petition for an
extraordinary writ or may such a ruling be reviewed only by appeal after trial?
and (2) Is there a right to a jury trial in a health care facility whistleblower action
for retaliatory termination brought pursuant to He... More...
   $0 (04-13-2017 - )

United States of America v. James Dwight Andrew Monego Federal District Court Courtroom - Bismarck, North Dakota

Bismarck, ND - Former Railroad Employee Sentenced for Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

James Dwight Andrew Monego, 46, Illinois, was sentenced before Chief US District Judge Daniel L. Hovland to serve 10 years and one month after pleading guilty to one count of Possessing Images Depicting the Sexual Exploitation of Minors and Distribution. Judge Hovland also sentenced Monego to serve 10 yea... More...
   $0 (04-12-2017 - ND)

Poet, LLC v. State Air Resources Board

The California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006 (Health & Saf. Code,
§ 38500 et seq.) established the first comprehensive greenhouse gas regulatory program
in the United States. Its goal is to progressively reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 1990
levels by 2020. The State Air Resources Board (ARB) was charged with achieving this
goal. One of its actions was promulgating the low... More...
   $0 (04-11-2017 - )

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ENRICO PONZO, a/k/a Henry Ponzo, a/k/a Michael P. Petrillo, a/k/a Rico, a/k/a Joey, a/k/a Jeffrey John Shaw, a/k/a Jay Shaw Idaho Rancher Revealed as Gangster From Boston

This case centers on Ponzo's affiliation with LCN, a
crime network with a "boss," "soldiers," and "associates" -- an
affiliation that began in the late 1980s and ended in the mid
1990s, give or take. LCN operated its organized crime network through trafficking drugs, loansharking, extortion, and illegal gambling. Ponzo's LCN membership formed the basis for the
Racketeer Influ... More...
   $0 (04-09-2017 - MA)

Memorial Hermann Health System v. Samia Khalil, M.D.

After 40 years of employment at Memorial Hermann hospital, Dr. Samia
Khalil sued Memorial Hermann Health System for defamation, tortious
interference with an existing contract, conspiracy, and intentional infliction of
emotional distress. Khalil, age 77, also sued for age discrimination. Memorial
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Hermann sought to dismiss several of her claims under summary dismiss... More...
   $0 (03-29-2017 - TX)

The People v. Charles Van Orden

Like People v. Garza (2005) 35 Cal.4th 866 (Garza), this case “involves the
interplay between two criminal law statutes: one a provision of the Penal Code, the other
a provision of the Vehicle Code.” (Id. at p. 871.) In Garza, the court considered the
interplay between Vehicle Code section 10851 (unlawful taking or driving a vehicle,
hereafter section 10851) and Penal Code section ... More...
   $0 (03-24-2017 - CA)

Estate of William J. Burford v. Accounty Practice Sales, Inc. and Gary L. Holmes

Defendant Accounting Practice
Sales (APS) terminated its brokerage contract with William
Burford after he failed, in his exclusive territory for APS, to
meet his minimum yearly sales volume for four consecutive
years. Burford sued. APS defended on the grounds that Burford
failed to meet his sales requirement and that his contract
was terminable at will. The case was tried a... More...
   $0 (03-13-2017 - IL)

CLAUDE SEARS, et al. v. UNITED STATES

The land at issue was previously held as a right-of-way for railroad purposes by the Iowa River Railroad, “extending from milepost 243.35 near Marshalltown, Iowa, to milepost 209, outside Steamboat Rock, Iowa, a total distance of 34.35 miles, in Marshall and Hardin Counties, Iowa.” Sears I, 124 Fed. Cl. at 446 (quoting Second Am. Compl. ¶ 4, ECF No. 33). On August 2, 2012, the Surface Transporta... More...   $686940 (03-09-2017 - DC)

United States of America v. Deric Lostutter

Lexington, KY - Winchester Man Sentenced To 24 Months For Illegally Hacking Into Website And Lying To Federal Agents

A Winchester, Ky., man, who previously admitted to hacking and taking control of a high school sports website, to gain publicity for his online identity and harass and intimidate the website owner and others, has been sentenced to 24 months in federal prison.

U.S. ... More...
   $0 (03-08-2017 - KY)

Cellular South, Inc. v. BellSouth Telecommunications, LLC, f/k/a BellSouth Telecommunications, Inc. and Successor by Merger to Bellsouth MNS, Inc

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In July 2015, CellularSouth filed its Petition to Revoke Protective Order in which it
contended that two amendments to the Pu... More...
   $0 (03-07-2017 - MS)

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