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State of Colorado v. Kenneth Scott Casey

Breckenridge, CO - The State of Colorado charged Kenneth Scott Casey, age 61, with sexual exploitation of a child.

The State claimed that Casey's computer contained more than 2,000 instances of child pornography.

The images were discovered by Casey's girlfriend in 2015.

Colorado Revised Statutes Title 18 Criminal Code Section 18-6-403 Sexual exploitation of a childMore...
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Sara Hart v. Clear Recon Corp.

Following summary judgment against plaintiffs Sara and
Guy Hart in this wrongful foreclosure action, defendant
Nationstar Mortgage LLC obtained its attorney’s fees as
prevailing party, based on a clause in the deed of trust. On
appeal from the fee award, the Harts contend the clause in
question is not an attorney’s fees provision. We agree and
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Melody Chacker v. JPMorgan Chase Bank. N.A.

Pursuant to California Rules of Court, rules 8.1105(b) and
8.1110, this opinion is certified for publication with the exception
of Parts II.A–II.B and Part II.D.

Plaintiff and appellant Melody Chacker (plaintiff)
refinanced a loan on her home and then failed to make required
loan payments, which triggered non-judicial foreclosure
proceedings. Plaintiff sued to stop the... More...
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Tray Don Goswick v. The State of Texas

On October 21, 2015, law enforcement arrested Appellant and discovered that he was carrying methamphetamine in his pocket. The trial for the possession offense occurred on May 17, 2016. Appellant testified during the guilt/innocence phase that, on the date of his arrest, he believed that he was carrying bath salts rather than methamphetamine. The jury subsequently found Appellant guilty of poss... More...   $0 (09-19-2018 - TX)

Argustus Charles Choyce v. The State of Texas

A jury convicted Argustus Charles Choyce of family violence assault with a prior conviction, a third-degree felony. See TEX. PENAL CODE ANN. § 22.01(b)(2) (West Supp. 2017). After Choyce pled true to the State’s two enhancement allegations, he was sentenced to fifty years’ imprisonment. On appeal, Choyce argues that (1) the trial court erroneously struck a panel member for cause, (2) the in... More...   $0 (09-19-2018 - TX)

Ronnie James Monroe v. The State of Texas

At trial, Mother3 testified that she began dating Monroe right before Christmas
2013. She met him on a social website, and he moved in with her and her two
children sometime around June 2014. Mother averred that on June 11, 2016, she,
Monroe, Girl, and Boy attended a family reunion at a nearby lake. Girl was six years
old at the time.
According to Mother, the group left... More...
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Appellant Ranau D. Johnson appeals his convictions and sentence. Upon
review, we affirm all the convictions for aggravated arson and the sentence imposed on
Counts 3 and 4, vacate as void the conviction and sentence on Count 1 for attempted
felony murder, reverse the award of restitution, and remand the case to the trial court for a
resentencing hearing on Count 2 only and fo... More...
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The jury was instructed the State would have to prove several elements of
first-degree robbery, including: “The Defendant or the person(s) the Defendant
aided and abetted was armed with a dangerous weapon.” The jury also was
instructed the State would have to prove several elements of first-degree burglary,
including: “During the incident the Defendant or the person(s) he aide... More...
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Tray Don Goswick v. The State of Texas MoreLaw Suites - The Best Place In Tulsa To Practice Law

On October 21, 2015, law enforcement arrested Appellant and discovered that he was carrying methamphetamine in his pocket. The trial for the possession offense occurred on May 17, 2016. Appellant testified during the guilt/innocence phase that, on the date of his arrest, he believed that he was carrying bath salts rather than methamphetamine. The jury subsequently found Appellant guilty of poss... More...   $0 (09-13-2018 - TX)

The Estate of Caldwell Jones, Jr. v. Live Well Financial, Inc. Northern District of Georgia Federal Courthouse - Atlanta, Georgia

This case arises out of the foreclosure of a home-equity conversion
mortgage—commonly called a “reverse mortgage.” We are asked to interpret a
federal statute, 12 U.S.C. § 1715z-20, which authorizes the Secretary of the
Department of Housing and Urban Development to establish a mortgage-insurance
program designed to encourage lenders to offer reverse mortgages and thereby
allev... More...
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Amanda Kondrat'Yev v. City of Pensacola, Florida United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida Federal Courthouse - Pensacola, Florida

The City of Pensacola, Florida appeals a district court decision ordering it to remove a 34-foot Latin cross from a public park on the ground that the City’s maintenance of the cross violates the First Amendment’s Establishment Clause. Having concluded that we are bound by existing Circuit precedent, we find ourselves constrained to affirm.
The pertinent facts are undisputed. In 1941, th... More...
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In 1976, a jury convicted Johnson of two counts of first-degree murder. The district court sentenced Johnson to two consecutive life sentences, and he became eligible for parole in 1990. He has appeared before the Board numerous times since then and each time the Board has refused parole. Johnson most recently went before the Board in February 2017, when the Board, after stating it had considered ... More...   $0 (09-10-2018 - KS)


David Matusiewicz1 and Christine Belford were married from 2001 to 2006, during which time they had three children, L.M.1, L.M.2, and K.M.1 (the “children”). The couple and their children also lived with Belford’s one child from a previous marriage, K.M.2.2 After their divorce, Belford and David engaged in a bitter custody dispute, during which David accused Belford of being an unfit mother and ... More...   $0 (09-09-2018 - DE)


The defendant was employed in California by the plaintiff company, which is headquartered in Massachusetts. 2 As a condition of employment, he signed a confidentiality, nonsolicitation, and noncompetition agreement (agreement) that declared that the agreement would be governed by the laws of Massachusetts and that all lawsuits arising from the agreement would be brought in a Massachusetts co... More...   $0 (09-09-2018 - MA)

State of Ohio v. Latrell D. Richey

This matter arises out of the July 30, 2015 fatal shooting of James Flannery, a delivery driver for Papa John's Pizza ("Papa John's"). On August 21, 2015, a Franklin County Grand Jury filed an indictment charging appellant with nine criminal counts: (1) kidnapping, in violation of R.C. 2905.01, a felony of the first degree; (2) aggravated robbery, in violation of R.C. 2911.01, a felony of the fir... More...   $0 (09-08-2018 - OH)


Appellant was indicted on 21 counts after his two daughters reported sexual abuse to a Children Services caseworker in September 2015. At the time of the disclosure, Child A was 14 years old (date of birth April 6, 2001), and Child B was 13 years old (date of birth May 2, 2002). Counts 1 through 10 related to Child B. The first five counts alleged rape of a child under 13, with a date range of ... More...   $0 (09-06-2018 - OH)

Brittany Harris v. Kimberly Klase Eastern District of Kentucky Federal Courthouse - Covington, Kentucky

Seventeen-year-old Brittany Harris was a passenger in her family’s minivan when it was pulled over by police officers in Erlanger, Kentucky. Later,
No. 17-6051 Harris v. Klare Page 2
Officer Kimberly Klare was summoned to escort Harris to a nearby restroom and, while doing so, searched her in allegedly inappropriate and unlawful ways. Harris brought suit under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, claim... More...
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STATE OF KANSAS v. DUSTIN D. BENNETT Sooner Cannabis Consultants Click Here For Expert Help 918-960-5038

Dustin Bennett appeals the district court's decision to revoke his probation and require that he serve his underlying prison sentence. He claims that the court should have given him another chance at probation rather than send him to prison. But Bennett admitted to the district court that he committed several new offenses while on probation and that gave the district court the discretion to send ... More...   $0 (09-05-2018 - KS)

STATE OF KANSAS v. WILLIAM D. MOXLEY Sooner Cannabis Consultants Click Here For Expert Help 918-960-5038

William D. Moxley pled no contest to two counts of sexual exploitation of a child for "promoting any performance that includes sexually explicit conduct by a child under 18 years of age." K.S.A. 2013 Supp. 21-5510(a)(4). Count 1 was classified as an off-grid offense under K.S.A. 2013 Supp. 21-5510(b)(2), which applied since Moxley was 18 years of age or older and the child was under 14 years of ag... More...   $0 (09-05-2018 - KS)

Alaqua Lake Community Association, Inc. v. Taylor Morrison of Flrodia, Inc., et al. Seminole County Courthouse - Sanford, Florida

Sanford, FL - The Alaqua Lakes Community Association, Inc. sued Taylor Morrison of Flrodia, Inc., et al. on negligence theories claiming that the Defendants negligently constructed roads in and leading to the Association's property to its detriment and damage.

08/3... More...
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On Sunday, August 28, 2016, twelve-year-old T.A. resided at 135 Ross St. in Delaware, Ohio, with her grandmother Dolly Broyles-Miller, step-grandfather Shawn Miller, her brother J.A., and several other family members. (T. at 871-872). J.A. testified that Sunday afternoon, T.A. approached him on the bike path behind their home. (T. at 875). He explained T.A. was acting "nervous," "jittery," "up... More...   $0 (09-04-2018 - OH)


Arnold is the first cousin of C.H., a female who has been diagnosed with developmental delays and related disorders that impede her cognitive functioning. From the age of six months, C.H. was raised by her maternal aunt, P.R. (“Mother”),1 who also is Arnold’s mother. C.H. and Arnold regard one another as siblings. {¶ 3} On March 4, 2017, when C.H. was 13 years old and Arnold was 24, C.H., Arn... More...   $0 (09-04-2018 - OH)

Forrest Huff v. Securitas Security Services USA, Inc.

This case presents the question of whether a plaintiff who brings a representative
action under the Private Attorneys General Act of 2004 (PAGA; Lab. Code, § 2698,
et seq.) may seek penalties not only for the Labor Code violation that affected him or her,
but also for different violations that affected other employees. The trial court granted
plaintiff Forrest Huff a new trial, rea... More...
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This matter is before the Court on the November 2, 2017 Notice of Appeal
of Christopher A. Silcott. Silcott appeals from his October 18, 2017 Judgment Entry of
Conviction, issued following a bench trial, on one count of aggravated trafficking in drugs,
in violation of R.C. 2925.03(A)(1),(C)(1)(c), with a specification of prior convictions, a
felony of the third degree (Count I... More...
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Travis Ryan Crawford v. The State of Texas

A grand jury indictment alleges, in relevant part, that on or about May 17, 2016, in Montgomery County, Texas, Crawford “did then and there, with specific intent to commit the offense of Sexual Assault of a Child, do an act, to-wit: travel to a prearranged meeting location, amounting to more than mere preparation that tended to but failed to effect the commission of the offense[.]” At trial, J... More...   $0 (09-03-2018 - TX)

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