Opinions From the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

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United States v. Campbell
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: 12-3724

Justia Opinion Summary: Campbell recruited young women in the U.S. illegally, initially persuading the women to join his “Family” by offering comfortable places to live and jobs in massage parlors with no expectation that they perform sexual se...

USA v. Jamie Moody
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3875

USA v. Jamie Moody
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3920

Tine Karamoy v. Eric Holder, Jr.
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1311

Center for Dermatology and Ski v. Sylvia Mathews Burwell
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1934

Charles B. Davis, Sr. v. John Sellas
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-2107

Rollins v. Willett
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-2115

Justia Opinion Summary: Rollins had driven into a store parking lot and gotten out of his car when a police officer emerged from a police car that had pulled up behind him and ordered him to get back into his car and show his driver’s license,...

United States v. Schmitt
Date: October 20, 2014
Docket Number: 13-2894

Justia Opinion Summary: Evansville detectives received a tip from Hutchinson that Hutchinson’s neighbor, Schmitt had acquired a semi-automatic assault rifle in exchange for $200 and two grams of methamphetamine. Hutchinson had arranged the deal...

Wheeler v. Talbot
Date: October 20, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3294

Justia Opinion Summary: Illinois prisoner Wheeler sued the prison’s medical director, Dr. Talbot, for alleged deliberate indifference to serious medical needs, 42 U.S.C. 1983. Wheeler claims that he experiences excruciating pain from “large and...

United States v. Stacy
Date: October 20, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3551

Justia Opinion Summary: A deputy stopped a truck in which Stacy was a passenger, knowing that Stacy and the driver had recently purchased notable quantities of pseudoephedrine pills from local pharmacies, possibly for use in manufacturing metha...

Campbell v. Smith
Date: October 20, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3780

Justia Opinion Summary: Campbell pleaded guilty in state court to first degree sexual assault of a child (his 10-year-old daughter). The maximum sentence was 60 years. The state agreed to dismiss three other counts and recommend a sentence of n...

Lucian Pop v. Eric Holder, Jr.
Date: October 20, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1081

Lucian Pop v. Eric Holder, Jr.
Date: October 20, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1081

Carol Fredericks v. Adventist La Grange Memorial H
Date: October 20, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1228

United States v. Nayak
Date: October 20, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1404

Justia Opinion Summary: Nayak owned outpatient surgery centers and made under-the-table payments to physicians that referred patients to his centers, including cash payments and payments to cover referring physicians’ advertising expenses. Naya...