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Ellmann v. Baker
Date: July 2, 2015
Docket Number: 14-2149

Justia Opinion Summary: The debtors owned a house in Michigan; in 2007, it was foreclosed and sold at a sheriff’s sale. In 2008, they filed for chapter 13 bankruptcy, but did not disclose any interest in the house or any related cause of action...

Green Party of Tenn. v. Hargett
Date: July 2, 2015
Docket Number: 14-5435

Justia Opinion Summary: Tennessee previously recognized only statewide political parties as automatically entitled to have their candidates identified on the ballot by their party affiliation. In 2011, the state created a new designation, “reco...

USA v. Luis Edwards
Date: July 1, 2015
Docket Number: 13-2629

Lazelle Maxwell v. USA
Date: July 1, 2015
Docket Number: 13-5856

Lauri Huffman v. Speedway LLC
Date: July 1, 2015
Docket Number: 14-1668

Rudlaff v. Gillispie
Date: July 1, 2015
Docket Number: 14-1712

Justia Opinion Summary: Deputy Gillispie, on patrol in Wellston, Michigan, saw Carpenter’s truck. Gillispie knew Carpenter from prior encounters involving Carpenter driving with a suspended license. Gillispie knew Carpenter’s history of drunk d...

Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort v. NLRB
Date: July 1, 2015
Docket Number: 14-2405

Lauri Huffman v. Speedway LLC
Date: July 1, 2015
Docket Number: 14-2468

Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort v. Nat'l Labor Relations Bd.
Date: July 1, 2015
Docket Numbers: 14-2558, 14-2405

Justia Opinion Summary: The federally recognized Indian Tribe is a successor to an 1864 Treaty between the United States and the Chippewa Indians, including an agreement by the United States to set aside property in Isabella County, Michigan as...

Warren Drilling Co., Inc. v. Ace American Ins. Co
Date: July 1, 2015
Docket Number: 14-3872

Warren Drilling Co., Inc. v. Ace American Ins. Co.
Date: July 1, 2015
Docket Number: 14-3931

USA v. Duane Hill
Date: June 30, 2015
Docket Number: 14-3082

JNJ Logistics, L.L.C. v. Scottsdale Insurance Company
Date: June 30, 2015
Docket Number: 14-5900

JNJ Logistics, L.L.C. v. Scottsdale Insurance Company
Date: June 30, 2015
Docket Number: 14-5947

Sherman Wagner v. Paul Klee
Date: June 29, 2015
Docket Number: 13-2137