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O'Donnell v. City of Cleveland  
Date: September 23, 2016
Docket Number: 15-4398

Justia Opinion Summary: On November 29, 2012, a vehicle sped by Cleveland Police Officers and emitted a loud bang. Thinking that it was a gunshot, the officers radioed their dispatcher, stating that they were shot at by two African-American me...

A. Philip Randolph Inst. v. Husted  
Date: September 23, 2016
Docket Number: 16-3746

Justia Opinion Summary: In addition to removing the names of the deceased, adjudicated incompetents, and felons from its voter rolls, Ohio removess voters who are no longer eligible to vote because they have moved outside their county of regist...

Crangle v. Kelly  
Date: September 22, 2016
Docket Number: 14-3447

Justia Opinion Summary: Crangle agreed to plead guilty to rape with a recommended sentence of life imprisonment and parole eligibility after 10 years. Crangle acknowledged, “I have been informed that . . . after my release from prison I [May__...

Shimel v. Warren  
Date: September 22, 2016
Docket Number: 15-2419

Justia Opinion Summary: Shimel pled guilty to second-degree murder and possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony in the shooting death of her husband. After sentencing, the trial court conducted a “Ginther” hearing and concluded th...

Janice Specht v. USA
Date: September 22, 2016
Docket Number: 15-3095
USA v. Quadricus Dean
Date: September 22, 2016
Docket Number: 15-6244
Veronica Presnall v. William Huey
Date: September 22, 2016
Docket Number: 16-1105
Efrain Camacho-Villa v. Loretta E. Lynch
Date: September 20, 2016
Docket Number: 14-3379
Phedrek Davis v. Debra Johnson
Date: September 20, 2016
Docket Number: 14-5985
USA v. Trent Shepard
Date: September 20, 2016
Docket Number: 15-3738
AlixPartners, LLP v. Brewington  
Date: September 20, 2016
Docket Number: 16-1027

Justia Opinion Summary: The Michigan office of Alix, an international company, administers payroll and benefits for U.S. employees and is directly involved in U.S. hiring. In 2013, Alix hired Brewington, a Texas resident, for its Dallas Corpor...

Amezola-Garcia v. Lynch  
Date: September 19, 2016
Docket Number: 15-3328

Justia Opinion Summary: Amezola-Garcia unsuccessfully attempted to enter the U.S. in 1996 by presenting the resident alien card of another. He agreed to return to Mexico in lieu of exclusion proceedings. In 1997, Amezola-Garcia successfully e...

USA v. Harold Salyers
Date: September 19, 2016
Docket Number: 15-6131
Mary Stamm v. Frederick Miller
Date: September 16, 2016
Docket Number: 15-1601
Thelonious Jackson v. Daniel Lubelan
Date: September 16, 2016
Docket Number: 15-2563