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USA v. David Hatcher
Date: January 23, 2015
Docket Number: 13-10636

Fontenot v. McCraw
Date: January 23, 2015
Docket Number: 13-20611

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit alleging that the City misreported charges under the Texas Driver Responsibility Program to plaintiffs and that the State overcharged plaintiffs as a result. On appeal, defendant, the Director of th...

Lauren Peters v. JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Date: January 23, 2015
Docket Number: 13-50157

Eduardo Sanchez v. Dawn Grounds, et al
Date: January 23, 2015
Docket Number: 14-40402

Ratliff Ready-Mix, L.P. v. Barry Pledger
Date: January 23, 2015
Docket Number: 14-50023

USA v. Francisco Perez-Villalba
Date: January 23, 2015
Docket Number: 14-50075

Pablo Vasquez v. William Stephens, Director
Date: January 23, 2015
Docket Number: 14-70019

Thomas Whitaker, et al v. Brad Livingston, Executi
Date: January 22, 2015
Docket Number: 13-20750

Yilver Ponce v. Virgil Lucas, et al
Date: January 22, 2015
Docket Number: 13-31116

United States v. Harrison
Date: January 22, 2015
Docket Number: 14-10078

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pled guilty to one count of conspiracy to file false claims and subsequently moved to withdraw his guilty plea. On appeal, defendant challenged the district court's refusal to hold an evidentiary hearing on the...

TCI Courtyard, Incorporated v. Wells Fargo Bank, N
Date: January 22, 2015
Docket Number: 14-10635

Meche v. Key Energy Servs., LLC
Date: January 22, 2015
Docket Number: 14-30032

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, the captain of a crew boat, filed suit against his employer and his supervisor under the Jones Act, 46 U.S.C. 50101, and general maritime law, seeking maintenance and cure and damages. All parties cross-appeal...

USA v. Javier Casas
Date: January 22, 2015
Docket Number: 14-40365

USA v. Dennis Padilla-Garcia
Date: January 22, 2015
Docket Number: 14-40664

USA v. Eliazar Garza
Date: January 22, 2015
Docket Number: 14-50071