Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals Case Law

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Recent Decisions From the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

USA v. Milford Clark
Date: December 19, 2014
Docket Number: 12-1417

USA v. Robert Nelson
Date: December 19, 2014
Docket Number: 13-2648

Morjal v. City of Chicago
Date: December 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1365

Justia Opinion Summary: Morjal sued Chicago and individual police officers under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging unlawful search and seizure, excessive force, conspiracy, false imprisonment, assault and malicious prosecution. Morjal accepted an offer...

Tiffany Fabiyi v. McDonald's Corporation
Date: December 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1597

Jennifer Lovette-Cephus v. Village of Park Forest
Date: December 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1883

USA v. Javier Madrigal
Date: December 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1900

USA v. Elisha Drake
Date: December 18, 2014
Docket Number: 11-2687

Druckzentrum Harry Jung GmbH v. Motorola Mobility LLC
Date: December 18, 2014
Docket Number: 12-3057

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2008 Motorola agreed to make a good-faith effort to purchase two percent of its cell-phone user-manual needs from Druckzentrum, a printer based in Germany. After a year, Motorola’s sales contracted sharply. Motorola c...

Stuhlmacher v. Home Depot U.S.A., Inc.
Date: December 17, 2014
Docket Number: 14-2018

Justia Opinion Summary: Stuhlmacher’s parents purchased a ladder from Home Depot so that their son, Kurt, a millwright technician, could work on the roof of a cabin he was building for them in Indiana. Kurt was using the ladder for the first ti...

Jeremiah Lambert v. Kenneth Adler
Date: December 17, 2014
Docket Number: 14-2189

Clarence Givens v. Kenneth Luedtke
Date: December 17, 2014
Docket Number: 14-2485

Sierra Club v. EPA
Date: December 16, 2014
Docket Number: 12-2853

Sierra Club v. EPA
Date: December 16, 2014
Docket Number: 12-3142

Sierra Club v. United States Envtl. Prot. Agency
Date: December 16, 2014
Docket Numbers: 12-3143, 12-3142, 12-2853

Justia Opinion Summary: Sierra Club challenged the Environmental Protection Agency’s decisions to redesignate three geographic areas—Milwaukee-Racine, Greater Chicago, and the Illinois portion of the St. Louis area—as having attained the 1997 N...

United States v. Jones
Date: December 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3673

Justia Opinion Summary: Jones pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute crack cocaine. Other charges were dismissed. Jones qualified for the safety valve and retroactive amendment to the USSG, resulting in a 46-month sentence, followed by five...