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Paul Hansmeier v. Daniel McDermott
Date: September 29, 2016
Docket Number: 15-6035
John Huonder v. Champion Milking Systems
Date: September 29, 2016
Docket Number: 16-6011
United States v. Cody Williams
Date: September 28, 2016
Docket Number: 16-1359
United States v. Dayton Heins
Date: September 26, 2016
Docket Number: 15-2736
United States v. Jeffrey Treta
Date: September 26, 2016
Docket Number: 15-3757
United States v. Altonio Graves
Date: September 26, 2016
Docket Number: 16-1196
United States v. Derrick Parker
Date: September 26, 2016
Docket Number: 16-1279
United States v. Thomas  
Date: September 26, 2016
Docket Number: 16-1283

Justia Opinion Summary: After defendant was convicted of distributing cocaine base, the district court applied the Guidelines' career-offender enhancement on the basis of two prior convictions, one of which was for first-degree battery under 5-...

United States v. James Bailey
Date: September 26, 2016
Docket Number: 16-1373
United States v. David Goodwin
Date: September 23, 2016
Docket Number: 15-1841
Gural Foster v. Carolyn Colvin
Date: September 23, 2016
Docket Number: 16-1014
Christine Brown v. Carolyn Colvin
Date: September 23, 2016
Docket Number: 16-1235
United States v. Eldon Philip Anderson
Date: September 23, 2016
Docket Number: 16-2251
Kuntz v. Rodenburg LLP  
Date: September 22, 2016
Docket Number: 15-2777

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against Rodenburg, a debt collection law firm, alleging violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), 15 U.S.C. 1692d-f. The court concluded that Rodenburg reasonably believed that pl...

County of Dakota v. Milan  
Date: September 22, 2016
Docket Number: 16-6012

Justia Opinion Summary: The County appealed the bankruptcy court's order and judgment discharging the debt owed to it by Jacob Milan for costs incurred related to his incarceration. The bankruptcy code precludes discharge of a debt for a fine,...