Eighth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Established in 1868, the US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit holds appellate jurisdiction over courts in the following districts:

The court is based in St. Louis, Missouri and encompassed at one time almost all the land included in the Louisiana Purchase. Congress passed a statute in 1929 dividing the Eighth Circuit, placing Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, Kansas, and Oklahoma into a new Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals. Learn more about the history and the judges who have served on the Eighth Circuit by visiting the Eighth Circuit Historical Society.

Browse Opinions From the US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit


Recent Decisions From the US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Nathan C. McGuire v. ISD No. 833
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-3885
Joaquin Cervantes v. United States
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1554
American Chemicals & Equipment v. Principal Management Corp.
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1576
American Chemicals & Equipment v. Principal Management Corp.
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1580
American Chemicals & Equipment v. Principal Management Corp.
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1712
Dennis Lagares, Jr. v. Aaron Koeppen
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2153
Gregory Lewis v. United States
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2196
Michele Donaldson v. National Union Fire Insurance
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2229
United States v. Ryan William McMillan
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2436
Gloria Bunch v. University of AR Board etc.
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2538
United States v. Kelly James Rayson
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3094
United States v. Michael Knight
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3670
United States v. Steven Horton
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3976
United States v. Steven Horton
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3982
United States v. Gary Sanders
Date: July 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4507