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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...

Jan Newell v. Lawrence Negu
Date: October 20, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1582

Marilynne Graffia v. CIR
Date: October 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3755

David Graffia v. CIR
Date: October 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3756

Paul Graffia v. CIR
Date: October 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3757

Marilynne Graffia v. CIR
Date: October 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3758

David Graffia v. CIR
Date: October 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3759

Warnether Muhammad v. Caterpillar Inc.
Date: October 16, 2014
Docket Number: 12-1723