Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals Case Law

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit was established in 1891 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio. The court has appellate jurisdiction over courts in the following districts:

President William Howard Taft was once a sitting judge on the court, the only person to have also held the position of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court and President of the United States.

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


Recent Decisions From the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Michael Abrams v. Nucor Steel Marion
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-4422
USA v. Kenneth Jones
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2525
David Jones v. Clark County, Ky.
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6281
Stone Surgical LLC v. Stryker Corp.  
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-1434, 16-1654

Justia Opinion Summary: Ridgeway was employed as a Stryker sales representative from 2001-2013. Stryker’s faxed employment offer stated Ridgeway’s employment was contingent on his signing and returning an offer letter, a form non-compete agreem...

Stryker Corporation v. Christopher Ridgeway
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1654
Yolanda Sanchez-Ochoa v. Jefferson B. Sessions, III
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4041
Stephen Scanlan v. Sunbeam Products
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-5284
John Mills v. Christopher LaRose
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-3359
Atlas Noble v. Krizman Enter.
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-4385
Atlas Noble v. Krizman Enter.
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-4400
United States v. Darryl Gilliam-French
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1661
Atlas Noble v. Beau J. Croxton
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3002
United States v. Andrews  
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3130

Justia Opinion Summary: Andrews was charged with conspiring to possess cocaine with intent to distribute, 21 U.S.C. 841(b)(1)(A) and 846; conspiracy to interfere with commerce by robbery and threats of physical violence, 18 U.S.C. 1951; aiding...

United States v. Michael Hasan
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3824
Atic Enter. v. Cottingham & Butler
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6549