2017 Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals Case Law

Opinions 1 - 500 of 1713

FANYA YOUNG V. THIRD AND MISSION ASSOCIATES
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16926
RILICIA LEVERENZ V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17402
ROBERT SEALEY V. FRANK BUSICHIO
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35958
CHRISTOPHER CONNORS V. BRIAN WILLIAMS, SR.
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15959
OXANE TAUB V. CITY & COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16415
USA V. FEDERAL RESOURCES CORP.
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35192
J. H. V. RIVERSIDE CNTY OFFICE OF EDUC.
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56594
KEVIN DO V. FIRST FINANCIAL SECURITY
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56837
CATHY MCDONALD V. NAVY EXCHANGE SERVICE COMMAND
Date: May 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73525
NAMIT BHATNAGAR V. MEDCO HEALTH, LLC
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 11-17152
SODHI SINGH V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 11-73825
EEOC V. McLane Co.  
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 13-15126

Justia Opinion Summary: On remand from the United States Supreme Court, the Ninth Circuit vacated the district court's order denying enforcement of an administrative subpoena issued by the EEOC to McLane that was issued as part of an investigat...

STEVE TARBUCK V. STATE OF NEVADA
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15503
Santopietro v. Howell  
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16324

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff is a street performer. She and her friend were arrested and charged with conducting business without a license, because they were dressed in "sexy cop" outfits on the Las Vegas strip and posed for photos with t...

KAREN SINCLAIR V. MICHAEL AKINS
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35617
LINDA KABRICH V. ALLSTATE PROPERTY & CASUALTY
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35768
CENTURY SURETY CO. V. BELMONT SEATTLE
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-36002
AMJAD ALI ALABED V. JONATHAN CRAWFORD
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16067
REUVEN RASOOLY V. G. TARIN
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16213
LINDA ROCHA V. CDCR
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16908
Bassett v. Lamantia  
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35045

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit certified the following question to the Montana Supreme Court: Whether, under Montana law, the public duty doctrine shields a law enforcement officer from liability for negligence where the officer is t...

J. STACEY V. SALLY JEWELL
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35353
FELICIA JOHNSON V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35921
USA V. EDUARDO SOLORIO
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50326
HEALTHY & NATURAL TRADING LLC V. DEPT. OF HOMELAND SECURITY
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55030
Resh v. China Agritech  
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55432

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed a would-be class-action against China Agritech and others, alleging violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Resh Action). Plaintiffs in this case were unnamed plaintiffs in two earlier would-b...

USA V. WILLIAM WOLF
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30065
USA V. LADEL HARRISON
Date: May 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35128
HORATIU FARKAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 12-74182
HARD 2 FIND ACCESSORIES V. AMAZON.COM
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 14-36059
USA V. OSVALDO AGUIRRA
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 14-50540
USA V. ROBERT MYERS
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 14-55422
LUCIO GOMEZ ALVARENGA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 14-70603
USA V. ACACIA CORPORATE MGMT., LLC
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16601
USA V. RICHARD NUWINTORE
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16796
MITSUI O.S.K. LINES, LTD. V. SEAMASTER LOGISTICS, INC.
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17295
SEACC V. USFS
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35232
In re Big Thorne Project  
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-35232, 15-35233, 15-35244

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit alleging that the 2008 Tongass Forest Plan unlawfully damages the habitat of the indigenous Alexander Archipelago wolf, and that the Forest Service violated the National Forest Management Act (NFMA)...

STARLIGHT CINEMAS, INC. V. REGAL ENTERTAINMENT GROUP
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55217
CARLOS MOLINA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-71625
USA V. MATTHEW HANSON
Date: May 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30029
Vien-Phuong Thi Ho v. ReconTrust  
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 10-56884

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit filed an amended opinion affirming in part and vacating in part the dismissal of plaintiff's action for failure to state a claim, holding that the trustee of a California deed of trust is a "debt collec...

MIRNA VILLEGAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 13-72946
MICHAEL O'CONNOR V. PHOENIX SCHOOL OF LAW, LLC
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15621
ROSEVILLE EMPLOYEES' RET. SYS. V. STERLING FINANCIAL CORP.
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35902
MARIA ZERTUCHE-MORENO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 14-72101
Demetris v. Transport Workers Union of America  
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-15229, 15-15529

Justia Opinion Summary: After American filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, it sought to reject and to renegotiate its collective bargaining agreements with TWU. American and TWU negotiated new agreements, including an early separation program. TWU...

THOMAS GONDA, JR. V. PERMANENTE MEDICAL GROUP, INC.
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16484
DESHAWNTE WADE V. NEIL MCDOWELL
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55117
BONA FIDE CONGLOMERATE, INC. V. SOURCEAMERICA
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55999
LUIS GONZALEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73292
MARIA HASEEB V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15226
ALVARO SANCHEZ-ORTEGA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 12-73829
USA V. STATE OF WASHINGTON
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 13-35474
ROD ESLAMI V. FNMA/FANNIE MAE
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35677
VERNIE REED, JR. V. CITY OF TACOMA
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35925
DANIEL STRINGER V. USDA
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35988
NIVEEN ISMAIL V. COUNTY OF ORANGE
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56486
RONALD SARUKHANOV V. JPMORGAN CHASE BANK
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56961
JEFFREY HENDERSON V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16037
CAMILLE LEWIS V. STATE OF NEVADA
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16797
Olivas v. Nevada  
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17123

Justia Opinion Summary: Section 1915A of the Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA), 28 U.S.C. 1915A, applies only to claims brought by individuals incarcerated at the time they file their complaints. Plaintiff, a former prisoner, filed suit again...

AMERICAN FAMILY MUTUAL INS. V. CARLOS VERDUGO
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15687
DONTE WINFREY, SR. V. KMART CORP.
Date: May 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55184
GURDEEP ATWAL V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 12-70811
RAFAEL LAINEZ-URQUILLA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 12-73125
Spencer v. Krause  
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35689

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourteenth Amendment prohibits the deliberate fabrication of evidence by a state official; deliberate fabrication can be established by circumstantial evidence; deliberate fabrication can be shown by direct evidence;...

LAUREN ROTHER V. LESLIE LUPENKO
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35771
JAMES THORNBERG V. JACK FOX
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56792
YAN SUI V. 2176 PACIFIC HOMEOWNERS ASSOC.
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56929
THOMAS CORNIEA V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16407
VIRGINIA CALDWELL-GRANT V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16919
USA V. EFREN GALLEGOS-RAYMUNDO
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30099
TRICIA MELLAND V. CORNERSTONE DENTAL, PC
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35146
BRIAN KOPEIKIN V. MOONLIGHT BASIN MANAGEMENT
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35186
C. R. V. SEATTLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35187
JEFFREY GREEN V. ALLSTATE INS. CO.
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35335
USA V. JOSEPH PRITCHARD
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50278
USA V. JOHN DOE
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50284
YAN SUI V. 2176 PACIFIC HOMEOWNERS ASSOC.
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55706
YAN SUI V. RICHARD MARSHACK
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55708
Defenders of Wildlife v. Zinke  
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55806

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit challenging the BLM's approval of a right-of-way on federal lands in Nevada for the construction of an industrial solar project known as Silver State South. The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district co...

YAN SUI V. RICHARD MARSHACK
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56130
STAR INSURANCE CO. V. SUNWEST METALS, INC.
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56562
FRENCH AUTOMOBILE LLC V. DAVID GILL
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56621
RICH FORSYTH V. CITY OF BUENA PARK
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56709
TREVONE WILLIAMS V. COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56787
YAN SUI V. RICHARD MARSHACK
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-60065
YAN SUI V. RICHARD MARSHACK
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-60066
USA V. DONALD STRANGE
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10128
Nordstrom v. Ryan  
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15277

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a death row inmate, appealed the dismissal of his claims that the ADC policy and practice of inspecting inmates' outgoing legal mail violates his Sixth and First Amendment rights. The Ninth Circuit reversed an...

RONALD SISCO, II V. YOLANDA LOYA
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15680
USA V. LEROY CHARLES
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30039
YAN SUI V. RICHARD MARSHACK
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-60049
YAN SUI V. RICHARD MARSHACK
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-60081
Broadway Grill v. Visa  
Date: May 18, 2017
Docket Number: 17-15499

Justia Opinion Summary: At issue was whether plaintiffs may amend their complaint, after a case has been removed to federal court, to change the definition of the class so as to eliminate minimal diversity and thereby divest the federal court o...

Alliance for the Wild Rockies v. Bradford  
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35786

Justia Opinion Summary: Alliance filed suit under the National Forest Management Act (NFMA), the Endangered Species Act (ESA), and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), seeking to enjoin the Forest Service from constructing new roads in...

SALMA AGHMANE V. BANK OF AMERICA
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15482
NELSON CARBALLO V. COMCAST, INC.
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17029
GARY PRYDE V. BANK OF AMERICA N.A.
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17041
Davies v. Benov  
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17256

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner appealed the denial of his petition for habeas relief under 28 U.S.C. 2241, contending that a congressional appropriations rider prohibits the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) from using federal funds to incarcerate hi...

MARK CALVERT V. GEORGE KOOSHIAN
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35465
SAUL PEREZ V. DILL
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15558
ROGER GIFFORD V. HORNBROOK COMMUNITY SERV. DIST
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15749
LEODEGARIO SALVADOR V. BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15750
DEBBY GENTHNER V. ROBERT HEDRICK
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16611
USA V. MICHAEL SPITZAUER
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30095
JEFFREY SZILAGYI V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35057
DANIEL MASTERSON V. THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55277
KENNETH WEBB V. SECRETARY U.S. ARMY
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55652
AHADI MUHAMMAD V. CITY OF LONG BEACH
Date: May 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55730
GOSSI KIOTA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 12-72155
MARCELO BALLESTEROS-GALICIA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 13-72890
MOUNTAIN WEST HOLDING CO. V. STATE OF MONTANA
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 14-36097
JOHN BRENNAN V. USDHS
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 14-73502
Elliott v. Google, Inc.  
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15809

Justia Opinion Summary: A claim of genericness or "genericide," where the public appropriates a trademark and uses it as a generic name for particular types of goods or services irrespective of its source, must be made with regard to a particul...

STEPHEN MAY V. USA
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16599
NORA LAVERY-PETRASH V. CATHOLIC HEALTHCARE WEST
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16759
JULIE HARRIS V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17360
JOHNNY MYLES V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56953
USA V. CHRISTOPHER WHITE
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30094
ERIC STOBIE V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35135
KAY BURDEN V. BAR LOUIE ANAHEIM, INC.
Date: May 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55371
JAMES BRADDOCK V. ANGELINA JOLIE
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 13-55703
DENISE MCMILLAN V. CIR
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 13-73139
LEE MORRIS V. NORTHWEST TRUSTEE SERVICES
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35962
USA V. KENNY KIRBY
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10155
ROBERT STANFORD, III V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16652
USA V. KAREN OLSON
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30022
United States v. Olson  
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30022

Justia Opinion Summary: To secure a conviction for misprision of felony under 18 U.S.C. 4, the government must prove not only that the defendant knew the principal engaged in conduct that satisfies the essential elements of the underlying felon...

SHAUN LOWRY V. SHERWOOD CHARTER SCHOOL
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35060
USA V. GREGORY CROSS
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50458
GREGORY LORBER V. FTC COMMERCIAL CORP.
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56771
USA V. ARMANDO MENDOZA-PERALTA
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50076
USA V. ANN HUNTER
Date: May 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50103
DALIA MORALES-VELASQUEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 12, 2017
Docket Number: 12-71076
Washington Mutual v. United States  
Date: May 12, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35289

Justia Opinion Summary: The parties' dispute arose out of transactions originating from the savings and loan crisis during the 1970's and 1980's. Washington Mutual appealed a judgment entered in favor of the Government after a bench trial in a...

BRUCE HAMPTON V. FRED STEEN
Date: May 12, 2017
Docket Number: 14-36025
EDWARD KARAYAN V. SUSAN MARDIAN
Date: May 12, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17008
USA V. MARTIN RUBIO-MUNOZ
Date: May 12, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50292
CATHERINE WOOLSEY V. JP MORGAN VENTURES ENERGY CORP
Date: May 12, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56697
S. B. v. County of San Diego  
Date: May 12, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56848

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit under 42 U.S.C. 1983 against defendants, alleging that a sheriff's deputy used excessive force when he shot and killed David Brown in his home. The Ninth Circuit reversed the district court's denial...

LELAND NEYER V. GMAC HOMECOMINGS FINANCIAL BAN
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 11-15722
LIONEL LIMA, JR. V. DEUTSCHE BANK NAT'L TRUST
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 13-16091
MOHAMMAD HANNAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 13-74094
SEBINA SHAH V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 13-74104
Greenway v. Ryan  
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15309

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit previously affirmed the district court's denial of petitioner's claims of ineffective assistance of counsel at sentencing, but the panel remanded for consideration of his claims of ineffective assistanc...

TRICIA COOPER V. INTEL CORP. LTD PLAN
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35745
USA V. DONNA DICKSON
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 14-36052
Orzechowski v. The Boeing Company Non-Union Long-Term Disability Plan  
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 14-55919

Justia Opinion Summary: California Insurance Code 10110.6(a) has voided provisions conferring discretionary authority to Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), 29 U.S.C. 1001 et seq., plan administrators such as Aetna. Plaintiff chall...

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals v. Aventis Pharma  
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Numbers: 14-56382, 15-56122

Justia Opinion Summary: The Supreme Court's opinion in CRST Van Expedited Inc. v. E.E.O.C., 136 S. Ct. 1642, 1646 (2016), effectively overruled Branson v Nott's holding that when a defendant wins because the action is dismissed for lack of subj...

INDIGO GROUP USA, INC. V. RALPH LAUREN CORP.
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56429
United States v. Brugnara  
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10509

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted of wire fraud, mail fraud, false declaration before a court, escape, and contempt. The Ninth Circuit affirmed the convictions, holding that the district court did not abuse its discretion by denyi...

USA V. CLAY SERENBETZ
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10582
JOSEPH LEON V. SAN JOSE POLICE DEPT.
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15433
CHET GRAY V. LIFELOCK, INC.
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16885
JERALD HAMMANN V. 1-800 IDEAS, INC.
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17476
MARGARET GAUTHIER V. DOONAN, GRAVES & LONGORIA LLC
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17500
USA V. MICHAEL ECKENRODE
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30201
OREGON WILD V. BLM
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35336
LEONARD WALLACE V. NORMAN HAYES
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35791
USA V. JOSE TRUJILLO
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50449
USA V. ARTEMIO GONZALEZ-ANDRADE
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50495
JOSEPH BOURBEAU V. COGNITIVE CODE CORP.
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55950
JASMINE BOWERS V. ROBERT MCDONALD
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56270
ROSA QUINONES V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56319
USA V. GUSTAVO TRUEBA
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10105
USA V. RAFAEL NIEBLAS-CRUZ
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10140
USA V. GEORGE WINDLEY
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10208
USA V. MITCHELL CLAWSON
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10226
USA V. NAZARIO MARQUEZ-FLORES
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10284
USA V. JOSE GARCIA-RENTERIA
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10291
USA V. ARLENE MARTINEZ
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10324
USA V. ADAM HARRIS
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10382
USA V. THOMAS RUIZ
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10390
HAROLD HARDEN V. SOBORO
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15328
MIGUEL KERCHERVAL V. RAFAEL ZUNIGA
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15698
RODNEY BARNO V. DAVID LOPEZ
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16460
AARON STRIBLING V. R. MOTT
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16562
AARON STRIBLING V. C. TOBIAS
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16738
USA V. PERFECTO SANCHEZ
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30075
USA V. ABRAHAM SALAMANCA
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30187
DONALD LEE V. STATE OF WASHINGTON
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35472
USA V. TANYA MORREO
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50170
USA V. JAE CHUNG
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50186
USA V. HUGO CONTRERAS-HERNANDEZ
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50189
USA V. IVAN HERNANDEZ
Date: May 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50257
JOSUE PEREZ-REBOLLAR V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 13-74211
DONALD LONG V. GORDON GILL
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35669
SLEP-TONE ENTERTAINMENT CORP. V. CANTON PHOENIX
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 14-36018
NESTOR DOMINGO V. MEGAN J. BRENNAN
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15907
HYRUM WEST V. NYE COUNTY DETENTION
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16913
STEPHEN YAGMAN V. CORNELL COMPANIES, INC.
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56581
PATRICIA KIELTY V. MIDLAND CREDIT MGMT., INC.
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56737
SUNVALLEY SOLAR, INC. V. CEEG (SHANGHAI) SOLAR SCIENCE
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56802
HAMLET BENNETT V. CIR
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-71228
SHERRIE JOHNSON V. CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16364
NESTOR DOMINGO V. MEGAN J. BRENNAN
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16784
GEO MCCALIP V. TED CONFERENCES, LLC
Date: May 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55510
ARSEN KARAPETYAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 9, 2017
Docket Number: 13-70882
Gardner v. Berryhill  
Date: May 9, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35164

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit reversed the denial of plaintiff's application for attorney's fees under the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA), 28 U.S.C. 2412(d)(1)(A). Plaintiff presented new evidence to the Appeals Council after sh...

Decker v. Berryhill  
Date: May 9, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35373

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the denial of plaintiff's application for attorney fees under the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA), 28 U.S.C. 2412(d)(1)(A), holding that the Commissioner's litigation position was substantia...

FTC V. AT&T MOBILITY LLC
Date: May 9, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16585
THE BURLINGTON INS. CO. V. MINADORA HOLDINGS, LLC
Date: May 9, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55702
CITY OF LOS ANGELES V. AECOM SERVICES
Date: May 9, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56606
JAVIER ADAME CHAVARIN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 9, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73518
Recycle for Change v. City of Oakland  
Date: May 9, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15295

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the denial of preliminary injunctive relief, holding that RFC was unlikely to succeed on the merits of its First Amendment claim challenging the City of Oakland's ordinance regulating unattende...

YI DUAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 12-74073
USA V. DIONISIO ROBLES PADILLA
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 14-10417
United States v. Thomas, Jr.  
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 14-10427

Justia Opinion Summary: In this order, the Ninth Circuit granted in part and denied in part a petition for panel rehearing, and denied on behalf of the court a petition for rehearing en banc. In 2016, a Ninth Circuit panel affirmed defendant's...

Cameranesi v. US Department of Defense  
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16432

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit withdrew its previous opinion and dissent, filing a superseding opinion and dissent. The Ninth Circuit reversed the grant of summary judgment for plaintiffs in their suit under the Freedom of Informatio...

TAWNY LITTLE V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35408
NOELLE MAJOR V. OCEAN SPRAY CRANBERRIES
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15880
KEITH WARKENTIN V. FEDERATED LIFE INS. CO.
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16182
VITALE & ASSOCIATES, LLC V. SUE LOWDEN
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16928
MICHAEL SCANTLIN V. GENERAL ELECTRIC CO.
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55104
ROBIN WINGER V. CITY OF GARDEN GROVE
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55848
USA V. JOSE SANTILLAN-MORALES
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10430
JUAN BELTRAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-70938
AVERY ARMANI V. USDC-CALA
Date: May 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-70244
United States v. Liew  
Date: May 5, 2017
Docket Numbers: 14-10367, 14-10384

Justia Opinion Summary: Walter Liew and his company, USAPTI, challenged eight counts of conviction under the Economic Espionage Act of 1996 (EEA), 18 U.S.C. 1831(a), for charges related to their unauthorized use of DuPont chloride-route technol...

Fisher v. Kealoha  
Date: May 5, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16514

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the grant of summary judgment to defendants in plaintiff's suit challenging the constitutionality of section 134-7 of the Hawaii Revised Statutes, which prohibit plaintiff from owning or posses...

City of Dearborn Heights Act 345 Police & Fire Retirement System v. Align Technology  
Date: May 5, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16814

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the dismissal of plaintiff's suit alleging securities fraud under Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and SEC Rule 10b-5, 15 U.S.C. 78j(b) and 78t(a), 17 C.F.R. 240....

SPASKA NACHEVA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 5, 2017
Docket Number: 14-70135
KnightBrook Insurance v. Payless Car Rental System  
Date: May 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15998

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit certified the following questions of state law to the Arizona Supreme Court: 1. Whether Arizona equitable indemnity law incorporates Section 78 of the Restatement (First) of Restitution; and if so, 2. W...

MIKE NEWCASTLE V. L. ADAMS
Date: May 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16679
US EX REL. MARK MCGRATH V. MICROSEMI CORP.
Date: May 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17206
JOHN MURPHY V. BEST BUY STORES, L.P.
Date: May 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55047
JOYCE WALKER V. LIFE INS. CO. OF THE SOUTHWEST
Date: May 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55809
ELSA ROBERTS V. PERMANENTE MED'L GRP.
Date: May 4, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15540
WILLIAM BURNETT V. CONSECO LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY
Date: May 4, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15854
DENISE ABBEY V. CITY OF RENO
Date: May 4, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15863
JOSE RAMOS V. JP MORGAN CHASE BANK, NA
Date: May 4, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16668
CONSERVATION CONGRESS V. SHARON HEYWOOD
Date: May 4, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17207
KLINKENBORG AERIAL SPRAYING V. ROTORCRAFT DEVELOPMENT CORP
Date: May 4, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35008
Hickcox-Huffman v. US Airways  
Date: May 3, 2017
Docket Number: 11-16305

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit reversed the dismissal of a putative class action seeking refunds of baggage fees based on preemption by the Airline Deregulation Act, 49 U.S.C. 1301 et seq. Plaintiff filed suit, alleging various breac...

FRANK MORROW, JR. V. CITY OF OAKLAND
Date: May 3, 2017
Docket Number: 13-17658
DENNIS ROBINSON V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: May 3, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35415
Friedman v. AARP  
Date: May 3, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56765

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit reversed the dismissal of plaintiff's putative class action filed under California's Unfair Competition Law (UCL), Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code 17200–17210, and common law, alleging that AARP, through its arr...

MARIA PENA V. TAYLOR FARMS PACIFIC, INC.
Date: May 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15965
STEVEN INGRAM V. PACIFIC GAS & ELECTRIC CO.
Date: May 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16069
LEONARD TYSON V. TD SERVICES COMPANY
Date: May 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17016
JILL DORAN-SLEVIN V. UNITED PARCEL SERVICE
Date: May 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35093
SHAME ON YOU PRODUCTIONS, INC. V. ELIZABETH BANKS
Date: May 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56372
JULIANNE PANAGACOS V. JOHN TOWERY
Date: May 2, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35598
USA V. SKYLER FOWLER
Date: May 2, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10048
MERITAGE HOMES OF NEVADA, INC. V. FNBN RESCON I LLC
Date: May 2, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15394
United States v. Rodriguez-Soriano  
Date: May 2, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30039

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the denial of defendant's motion for a sentence reduction under 18 U.S.C. 3582(c)(2), in light of Sentencing Guidelines Amendment 782, holding that defendant's original sentence was not actuall...

ROYCE MATHEW V. THE WALT DISNEY CO.
Date: May 2, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56726
ANASTACIO SILVA-NUNEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 2, 2017
Docket Number: 15-70123
EMMA BONILLA DE IBARRA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: May 2, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73606
Ayala v. Sessions  
Date: May 1, 2017
Docket Number: 13-72250

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit granted a petition for review and remanded for further proceedings, holding that it had jurisdiction over petitions for review of reasonable fear determinations made in connection with the reinstatement...

United States v. Velazquez  
Date: May 1, 2017
Docket Number: 14-10311

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit vacated convictions related to defendant's guilty plea on the ground that she was constructively denied her right to counsel when the district court denied her motions to substitute counsel without cond...

CARLEN BOUDREAUX V. J.B. HUNT TRANSPORTATION, INC.
Date: May 1, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16802
United States v. Sprint Communications  
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17434

Justia Opinion Summary: The court affirmed the denial of a motion to intervene in a False Claims Act (FCA), 31 U.S.C. 3729-3733, suit brought by the Government against Sprint because the movant did not meet the requirements in the four-part tes...

Wildwest Institute v. Kurth  
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35431

Justia Opinion Summary: The court affirmed the FWS's finding that listing the whitebark pine as a threatened or endangered species was "warranted but precluded." Wildwest asserted that FWS's decision was arbitrary and capricious, an abuse of di...

DOUGLAS WOO V. SCOTTSDALE INSURANCE COMPANY
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56992
JAMES LONG V. INGENIO, INC.
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16810
DAVID KHAL V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35751
KAY NABIS-SMITH V. CAROLYN COLVIN
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35021
IRMA RODAS LOPEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 11-70271
BARRY HALAJIAN V. DEUTSCHE BANK
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15236
JERRY STEVER V. US BANCORP
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16262
LAURIE BERGMAN V. ELLIOTT MCCARTY
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16494
BRANDON STANLEY V. USA
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35926
JOHN NORRIE V. BRAD KRASNOFF
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56043
MICHAEL FEIZ MEDICAL CORP. V. SCOTTSDALE INS. CO.
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56652
Rizo v. Yovino  
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15372

Justia Opinion Summary: After plaintiff discovered that she was payed less than her male counterparts for the same work, she filed suit under the Equal Pay Act, 29 U.S.C. 206(d); Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. 2000e-5; and...

GURMUKH SINGH V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 13-72892
WILLIAM TERRYBERRY V. LIBERTY MUTUAL FIRE INS. CO.
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17082
MICHAEL CONTI V. CORPORATE SERVICES GROUP
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35674
SCOTTY MAHLUM V. ADOBE SYSTEMS, INC.
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15306
MICHAEL HUNT V. D. RIOS
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15368
OWNER-OPERATOR IND. DRIVERS V. RICHARD COREY
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16429
SANTA ROSA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL V. JENNIFER KENT
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16650
PATRICK POPPE V. USA
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17132
OMAR CHAVEZ V. COUNTY OF SONOMA
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17287
GERALDINE HILT V. FOSTER WHEELER, LLC
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17301
DWAYNE BURGESS V. J. RAYA
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17462
CHARLENE BALES V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35904
NAZIE AZAM V. US BANK
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-60051
DAVID LOPEZ-GOMEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73182
USA V. RICHARD RENZI
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10016
HERBERT HEINTZ V. CIR
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 12-72620
KAMLESH BANGA V. ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17147
RICK HAMMOND V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35479
CONTINENTAL CASUALTY CO. V. KOOL RADIATORS INC.
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16023
THOMAS HEILMAN V. TODD WASKO
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17549
ROXSANNA RYAN V. CHRISTY BRANDON
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35212
JEANNETTE MARTELLO V. SHELLEY ROUILLARD
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56185
BRUCE COPELAND V. BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56321
NAT'L CONF. OF PERSONAL MGRS. V. EDMUND BROWN, JR.
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56388
THOMAS HEILMAN V. A. DILLEN
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56852
ROBERT JACOBSEN V. CIR
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-71608
SIVATHARAN NATKUNANATHAN V. CIR
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73334
KEITH LASKO V. WILLIAM ROBERTS
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15455
NOEL RODRIGUEZ V. ISAAC
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15705
CHARLES CABRERA V. JESSIE NEVILLE
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15829
FRANK EVERSOLE V. IRS
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35035
LEWIS HUGHES V. WILLIAM HINESLY
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35193
TARA SINGHAL V. JACK LEW
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55461
BRIAN KENNER V. USA
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 12-56358
WILLIS MCALLISTER V. HAWAIIANA MANAGEMENT COMPANY,
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 13-15631
DAVID BALD V. WELLS FARGO BANK
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 13-16622
MARIO DE VERA V. UNITED AIRLINES, INC.
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16281
ROBERT MCCARTY V. JOHN ROOS
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16934
MARTHA JO PETERS V. WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-55375
JAIME LOPEZ-LOPEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-70943
USA V. CLARENCE ANDREWS
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10030
USA V. MICHAEL MONTALVO
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10568
DONNA KARA V. ROBERT STONE
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15650
G. LYON V. GILA RIVER INDIAN COMMUNITY
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15872
ELIZABETH L. V. AETNA LIFE INS. CO.
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15893
MISHEWAL WAPPO TRIBE OF AV V. SALLY JEWELL
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15993
TION HILL, SR. V. JOSHUA ARNOLD
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16468
WENDLE LEHNERD V. MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REG.
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16641
KENNETH TAYLOR V. LAURIE THOMAS
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16744
TJ PLAZA, LLC V. U.S. BANK
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16968
FLOYD SCOTT V. J. PALMER
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17113
JUVENTINO RODARTE V. ALAMEDA COUNTY
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17126
DANIEL EVERETT V. PAUL BOSCHETTI
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17203
LORRAINE PATTERSON V. ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17308
USA V. JESSE BARKER
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30217
MELINDA ARMSTRONG V. USA
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35094
JAMES BARSTAD V. EARL WRIGHT
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35862
City of Los Angeles v. AECOM Services  
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56606

Justia Opinion Summary: Two disabled individuals filed suit against the City, alleging that the City's FlyAway bus facility and service failed to meet the accessibility standards set forth in Title II of the ADA, 42 U.S.C. 12131 et seq.; Sectio...

AUDREY TOMERLIN V. THE JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56695
SIVATHARAN NATKUNANATHAN V. UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56769
KAHTAN BAYATI V. WILLIAM MUSHARBASH
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-60073
AMIR SAFAKISH V. CIR
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-70826
KEITH LY V. USA
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-71833
USA V. JASON ANDRE
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10244
USA V. RICHARD TAUMOEPEAU
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10301
USA V. CHRISTOPHER NIU
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10305
JAYMAR ADAMS V. US CUSTOMS AND BORDER
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15230
DAVID CRAMER V. CITY OF AUBURN
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15234
DAVID ARENBERG V. JEN FONTAINE
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15419
ROBERT WILLIAMS V. STEVE KEEFER
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15661
ROBERT JENKINS V. RON BARNES
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15674
MARTINEZ AYTCH V. G. CARPENTER
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16157
JON NYLAND V. CALAVERAS CTY. SHERIFF'S JAIL
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16214
USA V. JOHN DEWEY
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30113
USA V. JOSE MANZO
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30151
USA V. LEWIS MITCHELL
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30169
USA V. PATRICE FORD
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30173
WANDA SMITH-JETER V. ARTSPACE EVERETT LOFTS
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35196
USA V. HERMAN RAEL
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50133
USA V. ERVIN MALDONADO-GOMEZ
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50145
USA V. JESSE HERRERA
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50162
USA V. PAUL BAKER
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50163
USA V. CESAR COUTINO-LOPEZ
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50178
USA V. MARIO GARIBO-GALEANA
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50182
USA V. JORGE PEREZ-DIAZ
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50229
USA V. MONICA LOPEZ-REAL
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50238
JULIAN HOOD, JR. V. USPS
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-56053
California Pub. Util. Comm'n v. Federal Energy Reg. Comm'n  
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 01-71934

Justia Opinion Summary: This petition for review returned to a long series of administrative cases arising out of the California energy crisis of 2000 and 2001 all centering on whether the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC” or “Commis...

RICHARD WHITEHURST V. CVS PHARMACY
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15714
PATRICIA BAUERLE V. USHHS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16872
Weeden v. Johnson  
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17366

Justia Opinion Summary: Sarah Weeden was convicted in California state court of felony murder and sentenced to twenty-nine years to life in prison for her role in a bungled robbery that occurred when she was fourteen. She was not present at the...

De la Torre v. Cashcall, Inc.
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17571
OUR MONEY OUR TRANSIT V. FTA
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35766
JOHN CHRISTAKIS V.
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-60013
PAULO VALDEZ-LOPEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-70894
HAMBARDZUM MIRZOYAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-71934
KENNETH SCHIRO V. STEPHEN CLARK
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15266
SHAKA V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15486
JULIAN ENGEL V. NOVEX BIOTECH, LLC
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15492
Kwan v. Sanmedica Int'l  
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15496

Justia Opinion Summary: Serena Kwan appealed the dismissal of her second amended complaint for failing to state a claim upon which relief can be granted. In 2014, Kwan, On Behalf of Herself and All Others Similarly Situated, filed a class actio...

GEORGE MORSE V. NEVADA ATTORNEY GENERAL
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15659
DORI BECKWITH V. CITY OF HENDERSON
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16101
ARMANDO MARROQUIN V. R. BOWMAN
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16515
AMTRUST BANK V. REX LEWIS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16754
ABUBAKAR AHMED V. ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSP.
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17136
United States v. Johnson  
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30350

Justia Opinion Summary: A jury convicted Donald “Ski” Johnson of wire fraud. The district court sentenced Johnson to five years’ probation and ordered Johnson to pay $5,648.58 in restitution. On appeal, the government argued the district court...

SEC V. ALETHEIA RESEARCH MANAGEMENT
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55887
ALDEN MOORE V. C. HAMMOND
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56027
KEVIN ANDRES V. MARSHALL
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56057
Andres v. Marshall  
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56057

Justia Opinion Summary: California state prisoner Kevin Andres appealed pro se the district court’s summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. 1983 action alleging excessive force. After prison staff failed to respond to plaintiff’s grievance alleging e...

JOSEPH SISNEROS V. BROWN
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56331
TIM HASKIN V. US AIRWAYS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56713
KEVIN HEALY V. M. CYNTHIA ROSE
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-60044
GUILLERMO MOJARRO V. CIR
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-72153
USA V. KEVIN HAWKINS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10145
TWYLA BOATLEY V. ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15038
DONNA KAIMI V. STATE OF HAWAII DPS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15045
CTIA Witeless Ass'n v. City of Berkeley  
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15141

Justia Opinion Summary: A City of Berkeley ordinance required cell phone retailers to inform prospective cell phone purchasers that carrying a cell phone in certain ways may cause them to exceed Federal Communications Commission guidelines for...

JONATHAN PLOOF V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15239
JOHN CHRISTAKIS V. U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15346
WILLIE BOLDS V. J. CAVAZOS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15592
JIMIE STARKS V. PARBALL CORPORATION
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15641
DWAYNE GILES V. TOM FELKER
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15683
JOEL GARCIA V. DENNIS LEROUX
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15780
PATRICK RICHARDSON V. MONTEREY COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15875
JUAN FALCON V. M. PHILLIPS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16177
JAMAL HENDRIX V. ROHAN
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16229
LEON RICHARDSON V. BERNIE MANCINO
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16264
JAMAL HENDRIX V. STATE OF NEVADA
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16743
RENEE' MARTIN V. LITTON LOAN SERVICING, LP
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16811
RONALD LAWSON V. ALVARADO
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16825
USA V. RAYMOND FRYBERG, JR.
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30013
United States v. Fryberg, Jr.  
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30013

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant Raymond Fryberg, Jr., appealed his conviction for possession of a firearm by a prohibited person. He argued several grounds for reversal, including the allegedly erroneous admission into evidence of a return of...

USA V. RICHARD SPRINGS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30073
SIDNEY JENKINS, III V. CAMPOSE
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35265
JAMES HINKLEY V. KIRK JESSEE
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35393
PAUL HUPP V. COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55128
PAUL HUPP V. TERRANCE HUBBS
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55266
DAVID TURNER, JR. V. MADSON
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55444
SASCHA LYNCH V. PFIZER, INC.
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55494
GREGORY FRANKLIN V. USDEA
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55570
DARRIN GASPER V. S. SANCHEZ
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-55760
YOUSIF HALLOUM V. MCCORMICK, BARSTOW, SHEPPARD
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-60059
STATE OF HAWAII V. DONALD TRUMP
Date: April 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-15589
SAMUEL AMANKRAH V. F. CHAVEZ
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 11-57060
HENRY WILLIAMS V. CIR
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 13-56386
AROLDO HERNANDEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 13-71356
JING JIN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 13-71659
JOSE SALAZAR-GUTIERREZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 13-72241
MINNY FRANK V. CASCADE HEALTHCARE COMMUNITY,
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35188
ADRIANUS ALKEMADE V. QUANTA INDEMNITY CO.
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35605
ELIZABETH PRITCHARD-SLEATH V. MT DEPT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35826
ALLIANCE FOR THE WILD ROCKIES V. DANIEL ASHE
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35936
BOYNE USA V. ROSS RICHARDSON
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35945
USA V. JAVIER CASTELLON
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-50213
DOLORES MARTINEZ V. NAVY LEAGUE OF THE U.S.
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56682
YOUSIF HALLOUM V.
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-60086
JAIME ALVAREZ RUIZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-71427
United States v. Rivera-Muniz  
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10560

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2015, Hugo Rivera-Muniz pleaded guilty to reentering the United States without authorization after having been deported or removed. At the sentencing hearing, the district court considered Rivera-Muniz’s previous conv...

ALFRED KING V. CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF CORR
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15209
PREMALAL RANASINGHE V. GREAT WEST CASUALTY COMPANY
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15247
PREMALAL RANASINGHE V. JOSEPH POPOLIZIO
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15310
ESTELLA MEDRANO V. ROBERT DIVENTI
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16664
Porter v. Nabors Drilling USA, L.P.  
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16985

Justia Opinion Summary: Movant-Appellee Nabors Drilling USA, L.P. filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. That filing triggered the automatic stay under 11 U.S.C. 362(a)(1), which generally applied to protect a debtor...

BARON BEMENT V. JAMES COX
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17225
USA V. RANDY ZACHERLE
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30245
USA V. ANTHONY ROBERTY
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30338
BRADLEY PETERS V. PATRICK GLEBE
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35994
USA V. ARTURO CHAVEZ-MELGOZA
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50210
USA V. CHARU ADAMS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50233
USA V. JULIO MANZANO
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50496
USA V. INES CELIS-LOPEZ
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50526
NATIONWIDE INS. CO. OF AMER. V. BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56472
BARBARA KELLERER V. ALLIED PROPERTY & CAS. INS. CO
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56653
Mastan v. Salamon  
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-60031

Justia Opinion Summary: In this bankruptcy appeal, the issue presented for the Ninth Circuit’s review was one of first impression regarding some key provisions of 11 U.S.C. 1111(b) that apply to Chapter 11 proceedings for those who hold non-rec...

NELSON BENITEZ-CRUZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-70714
JACK COLE V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-71370
MARGARITO MARTIN-FUNES V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-72441
YEGHISABET GRIGORYAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-72666
IN KYUNG PAK V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73074
MARKOS ABELYAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73263
ADRIEN NORMIL V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73273
FRANCISCO SANCHEZ-GARCIA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73881
United States v. Harris  
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10152

Justia Opinion Summary: In 1997, Michael Harris was convicted of eight federal criminal counts related to theft from an employee benefit plan. He was sentenced to 30 months in prison and ordered to pay $646,000 in restitution. He paid only a sm...

USA V. SHARRON CRABB
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10194
USA V. RYAN CISLO
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30081
USA V. CHRISTOPHER CHASE
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30136
USA V. WADE WRIGHT
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30154
USA V. SAMUEL LAVERDURE
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30197
GLEN BURNS V. BERNARD WARNER
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35031
USA V. ANTOINETTE VALENZUELA
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50035
USA V. FERMIN RUELAS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50039
USA V. DAVID BARRERA-VALDIVIA
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50070
USA V. JENNIFER MARTIN DEL CAMPO
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50071
USA V. MIGUEL TRUJILLO-RODRIGUEZ
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50259
GABRIEL GARDUNO FONSECA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-70410
PEDRO MUNOZ BONILLA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 13-74045
VICTOR MEZA-NOYOLA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 13-74362
USA V. VICTOR LOPEZ-MORALES
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-10564
GERALD FLUNDER, JR. V. ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15906
HOWARD ZOCHLINSKI V. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA BOARD
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16400
JOHN BERMAN V. KNIFE RIVER CORPORATION
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16874
STANLEY DALE V. BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16927
STAR INSURANCE COMPANY V. WALTER JOHNSON FAMILY TRUST
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-55668
EDMUND DUDA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-70585
HONG KHUN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-71237
SERGIO OSEGUERA-SALCE V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-71500
RAFAEL GUITRON-BARAJAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-73190
JUAN CANO-VILLA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-73354
RICHARD CANATELLA V. CIR
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-73457
MAGLORI MARTINEZ-HERRERA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-73532
LUIS MENDEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 14-73560
KEVIN SCHRUBB, SR. V. JAGER
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15533
ELIE MAMBOLEO V. WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15562
KENNETH PACKNETT V. WINGO
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15910
M. L. V. EVALINA BARTH
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17130
USA V. RAYMOND SCOTT, JR.
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30239
USA V. JOSE HERNANDEZ
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50076
USA V. LAWRENCE ROMO
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50124
USA V. LETICIA ROSALES-ESCOBEDO
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50371
USA V. CHARLES MOLNAR
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50428
USA V. PABLO ALVAREZ-JIMENEZ
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50552
NORMAN DIAMOND V. USA
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55334
NORMAN DIAMOND V. USA
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56100
ALBERTO SANCHEZ-LUNA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-70285
HERODIS DOMINGUEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-71124
JOSE RESENDIZ-GARCIA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-71429
JOSE FLORES ROLDAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-72159
ALMA NAVARRETE-PRADO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73180
SANDRA CIRIGNANO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73262
ELIPDIO RAMIREZ-DORANTES V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73647
USA V. ALBERTO GARCIA-JIMENEZ
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10169