Eleventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals Case Law

Created in 1981, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit is based in Atlanta, Georgia and has appellate jurisdiction over courts in the following districts:

To learn more about the court and the judges who serve on it, visit the Eleventh Circuit Historical Society.

Browse Opinions From the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit


Recent Decisions From the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Calvin C. Caldwell, Jr. v. Fort Lauderdale Airport Task Force, et al.
Date: December 9, 2016
Docket Number: 15-12231
USA v. Charlie Warren Pendleton
Date: December 9, 2016
Docket Number: 15-13617
USA v. Charles Thomas O'Neil
Date: December 9, 2016
Docket Number: 15-14627
Michael McShun Reeves v. USA
Date: December 8, 2016
Docket Number: 15-14366
Dessie Antonya Brown-Gaudet-Evans v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: December 8, 2016
Docket Number: 15-15305
Emanuel Zeltser v. Little Rest Twelve, Inc.
Date: December 8, 2016
Docket Number: 16-11354
Cynthia Nunez Collier v. R.L. Butch Conway
Date: December 7, 2016
Docket Number: 15-13322
Thaddeus Howell v. Officer C. White, et al.
Date: December 7, 2016
Docket Number: 15-13944
EEOC v. St. Joseph's Hospital, Inc.  
Date: December 7, 2016
Docket Number: 15-14551

Justia Opinion Summary: Leokadia Bryk, a disabled nurse, sought a reasonable accommodation in the form of a job reassignment to another unit at St. Joseph’s Hospital because she required the use of a cane, which posed a safety hazard in the psy...

Ronald Smith v. Warden, et al.
Date: December 7, 2016
Docket Numbers: 15-15732, 16-17167
USA v. Gregory Lamont Randall
Date: December 7, 2016
Docket Number: 16-11753
Howard Levy v. USA
Date: December 6, 2016
Docket Number: 15-12246
Carver Middle School Gay-Straight Alliance v. School Board of Lake County, Florida  
Date: December 6, 2016
Docket Number: 15-14183

Justia Opinion Summary: After a teacher at Carver Middle School submitted an application for the approval of the Carver Gay-Straight Alliance, the superintendent denied the application on the ground that the application failed to identify an al...

USA v. Corey Faison
Date: December 6, 2016
Docket Number: 15-15411
Armando Luis Jessurum Medrano v. The Investment Emporium LLC, et al.
Date: December 6, 2016
Docket Number: 15-15634