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

Opinions 1 - 500 of 1430

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
USA V. DAVID SALGADO
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10341
GUILLERMO TRUJILLO V. RUIZ
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15101
VINCENT SOLOMON V. M. CARRASCO
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15436
JOEL HOLLEY V. E. EVANS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16012
GUILLERMO TRUJILLO V. GOMEZ
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16567
USA V. JONATHAN BOOTHE
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30161
USA V. SEAN SCHRAMMECK
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30171
USA V. GEORGE GERALDO
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-30212
USA V. ERNESTO CASILLAS-PEREZ
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50109
USA V. RUBEN GALVAN-SALAZAR
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50112
USA V. GEORGE BELTRAN
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50232
USA V. PEDRO CASTILLO
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50264
EDWIN LAINEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-70160
SARABJIT SINGH V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-70211
Blixseth v. Yellowstone Mountain Club  
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 12-35986

Justia Opinion Summary: The court filed an order denying Appellant Blixseth's counsel's motion and amended motion for reconsideration of the Commissioner's orders awarding attorneys' fees and non-taxable costs; denying requests for recusal, app...

JOSHUA GONZALES V. CONNIE GIPSON
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 13-56498
WILD FISH CONSERVANCY V. NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35791
SUSSAN NG V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 14-73000
USA V. MIGUEL FLORES-MENDEZ
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10107
BARBARA RESSLER V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15979
USA V. ANGELINO RODRIGUEZ-BARCENAS
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50394
LINDA RUBENSTEIN V. NEIMAN MARCUS GROUP
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55890
ELLEN ROZARIO V. KIM RICHARDS
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56077
USA V. SCOTT BRABSON
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56374
PANAGIOTIS THEODOROPOULOS V. COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56728
ROLANDO AGUILAR-BARRERA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-71941
JUN CUI V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-72905
JOSE RODRIGUEZ-GARCIA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73106
YOUNG CHO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-73330
USA V. JOSE GONZALEZ ARIAS
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10021
USA V. FREDY HERNANDEZ-MALDONADO
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10158
USA V. JESUS ARIAS-LOPEZ
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10206
USA V. HECTOR ESTRADA-RAMOS
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10238
USA V. BRENT LEE
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10302
CODY MARBLE V. HEATHER SMITH
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35171
MICHAEL EVANS V. JAMES DEACON
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35187
USA V. ENRIQUE WONG
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50000
USA V. GOSADA MUNOZ
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50019
USA V. GILBERTO LOPEZ-ROMO
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50219
USA V. JOSE CASTILLO
Date: April 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50278
Minto v. Sessions  
Date: April 17, 2017
Docket Number: 12-74027

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, who was in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), sought review of the BIA's dismissal of his appeal of the IJ's order of removal based on 8 U.S.C. 1182(a)(7)(A)(i)(I), which makes an immigr...

KEVIN BOGUE V. NCO FINANCIAL SYSTEMS
Date: April 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35078
KRISTINE DAVENPORT V. PATRICIA FALLER
Date: April 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35355
PATRICK GLASS V. PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIF.
Date: April 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56235
FERNANDO LEON V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56237
DAVID GOODRICH V. RUDY FUENTES
Date: April 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56618
ANDRES CRUZ-GRANILLO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-72232
DAVID CURTIS V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35066
DEBRA ERICKSON V. J.C. BROMAC CORP.
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 13-35288
JAMES HERBERT V. VWR INTERNATIONAL, LLC
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15760
GARY BUTLER V. NO. AMERICAN CAPACITY INS
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35131
USA V. RICKY DAVIS
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10402
United States v. Davis  
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10402

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his sentence and conviction for sexual exploitation and attempted sex trafficking of a minor. The court concluded that, because the conduct charged in the indictment was substantially different from th...

Wortman v. All Nippon Airways  
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-15362, 15-15364

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed a class action against defendants alleging antitrust violations in connection with three categories of defendants' charged rates: unfiled fares, fuel surcharges, and special "discount" fares. Plaintiffs...

ANTHONY DELEVIN V. TED HOLTEEN
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16765
STEVEN HELLERSTEIN V. DESERT LIFESTYLES, LLC
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17421
JOSEPH BOURBEAU V. COGNITIVE CODE CORP.
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55950
MICHAEL NICHOLS V. GUILLERMO FERNANDEZ
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56641
Dunson v. Cordis Corp.  
Date: April 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-15257

Justia Opinion Summary: Cordis invoked the Class Action Fairness Act's (CAFA), 28 U.S.C. 1332(d)(11)(B)(i), provision as the basis for removing to federal court eight products liability suits filed against it in California state court. Although...

Hedlund v. Ryan  
Date: April 13, 2017
Docket Number: 09-99019

Justia Opinion Summary: The court filed an amended opinion reversing in part and affirming in part the denial of habeas relief, and order denying a petition for rehearing en banc. Petitioner, convicted of two counts of murder and sentenced to d...

KARI KAUFFMAN V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 13, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35609
Irvine Unified School District v. K.G.  
Date: April 13, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56457

Justia Opinion Summary: This case arose from a dispute over which California government entity would be responsible for funding the education of K.G. pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), 20 U.S.C. 1400(d)(1)(A). T...

USA V. JOSE NAVA
Date: April 13, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50486
Davis v. United States  
Date: April 13, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55671

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs Joann Davis and Paul Cilley filed suit against the United States and NASA officials, alleging, among other things, a claim for wrongful detention under the Fourth Amendment pursuant to Bivens v. Six Unknown Fe...

MANUEL LOZANO V. PATRICIA KNUDSON
Date: April 13, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56528
DERWIN JACKSON V. W. SULLIVAN
Date: April 12, 2017
Docket Number: 11-15932
JOHN CRIM V. CYNTHIA MANN
Date: April 12, 2017
Docket Number: 13-16085
SCOTT COOK V. MATTHEW CATE
Date: April 12, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16769
YANITA KUZOVA V. USDHS, CITIZENSHIP & IMM. SVC
Date: April 12, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16984
Southern California Alliance of Publicly Owned Treatment Works v. EPA  
Date: April 12, 2017
Docket Number: 14-74047

Justia Opinion Summary: SCAP petitioned for review of an objection letter sent by the EPA regarding draft permits for water reclamation plants in El Monte and Pomona, California. The court concluded that neither 33 U.S.C. 1369(b)(1)(E) or (F) p...

LYMON HENSON V. MARK NOOTH
Date: April 12, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35830
USA V. WILLIAM STEHL
Date: April 12, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50035
MICHAEL SMITH V. CITY OF LOS ANGELES
Date: April 12, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55782
USA V. FERNANDO ARANGO
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17536
USA V. SHAUN BRIDGES
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10590
ROY SPEARS V. CITY OF TUCSON
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16874
United States v. Crooked Arm  
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-30277, 15-30280

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendants Crooked Arm and Shane appealed their sentences for conspiring to kill, transport, offer for sale, and sell migratory birds, including bald and golden eagles in violation of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA)...

CARL SIMINGTON V. JEFF PREMO
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35877
LESLEE SCALLON V. SCOTT HENRY'S WINERY CORP.
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35952
USA V. EDWARD DIAZ
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50081
RICHARD GARCIA V. USA
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55821
FLAVIO RODRIGUEZ V. LASD
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56487
USA V. CESAR ANGULO-FELIX
Date: April 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10212
Nasby v. McDaniel  
Date: April 10, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17313

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, convicted of murder, appealed the district court's denial of his motion for habeas relief under 28 U.S.C. 2254(d). In Jones v. Wood, the court held that a habeas court must either obtain and review the releva...

S. H. V. United States  
Date: April 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15000

Justia Opinion Summary: S.H., the daughter of William and Chantal Holt, was born prematurely while the family was stationed at a United States Air Force (USAF) base in Spain. As a result of her premature birth, S.H. was diagnosed with cerebral...

HELLER EHRMAN LLP V. K. NEUMAN
Date: April 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17124
LISA COLMERY-PINKERTON V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55810
EDUMOZ, LLC V. REPUBLIC OF MOZAMBIQUE
Date: April 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56311
TRE AVIATION ADMINISTRATION V. FAA
Date: April 10, 2017
Docket Number: 15-71061
WILLIAM CARRANZA GALVEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-70407
GEORGE CHAPMAN V. DAVID HILPERT
Date: April 7, 2017
Docket Number: 13-36151
Mavrix Photographs, LLC v. LiveJournal, Inc.  
Date: April 7, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56596

Justia Opinion Summary: Mavrix filed suit against LiveJournal for posting 20 of its copyrighted photographs online. The district court granted summary judgment for LiveJournal, holding that the Digital Millennium Copyright Act's (DMCA), 17 U.S....

USA V. ANDREW HARRIS
Date: April 7, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30390
Boston v. Kitsap County  
Date: April 7, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35296

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging claims arising out of injuries he sustained while he was housed in the county jail. On appeal, the county and Conmed, a private contractor, challenged the district cour...

NANCY MILLER V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 7, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35931
Santillan v. USA Waste of California  
Date: April 7, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55238

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a 53-year-old garbage truck driver, filed suit against USA Waste, his employer of 32 years, alleging wrongful termination based on age discrimination and retaliation. The district court granted summary judgmen...

Fortson v. L.A. City Attorney's Office  
Date: April 7, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55497

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging that defendants violated his Second Amendment rights by seizing firearms and ammunition he kept in his home, and then prosecuting him for the unlawful possession of fir...

HECTOR MONTANO V. BONNIE BRAE CONVALESCENT HOSP.
Date: April 7, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56602
United States v. Arriaga-Pinon  
Date: April 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50188

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pleaded no contest to unlawful reentry following removal and was sentenced to 18 months in prison. On appeal, defendant challenged his sentence, arguing that, in light of the United States Supreme Court's decis...

AMAN RAHMAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 6, 2017
Docket Number: 13-72901
YVONNE COTTA V. COUNTY OF KINGS
Date: April 6, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15420
USA V. JOSE RIVERA
Date: April 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10065
ALFONSO RAMIREZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 5, 2017
Docket Number: 13-71692
United States v. Gasca-Ruiz  
Date: April 5, 2017
Docket Number: 14-50342

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pleaded guilty to transporting undocumented immigrants. Over defendant's objection, the district court imposed a two-level sentencing enhancement under USSG 2L1.1(b)(7)(A) for bodily injury because one of the p...

PNC Bank v. Sterba  
Date: April 5, 2017
Docket Number: 14-60061

Justia Opinion Summary: When debtors filed for bankruptcy in 2013, PNC Bank filed a claim based on a 2007 note. Debtors objected, contending that the claim was barred by California's applicable four-year statute of limitations. PNC argued, howe...

ANDRES MORENO-SANCHEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: April 5, 2017
Docket Number: 14-73892
ALOE VERA OF AMERICA, INC. V. USA
Date: April 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15672
USA V. ALBERT DIROBERTO
Date: April 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50437
Maloney v. T3Media, Inc.  
Date: April 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55630

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, former student athletes, filed suit against T3Media, asserting claims for statutory and common law publicity-rights, as well as an unfair competition claim under California law. Plaintiffs alleged that T3Medi...

ADALBERTO FLORES-HARO V. STEPHEN SLADE
Date: April 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35055
MATTHEW FLETCHER V. J. SOTO
Date: April 4, 2017
Docket Number: 13-56958
SBA v. Bensal  
Date: April 4, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17404

Justia Opinion Summary: The SBA guaranteed a loan between a private bank and Michael Bensal's company, BCI. The private bank filed suit against BCI as the borrower and Bensal as a personal guarantor after BCI defaulted on the loan. The private...

CHARLES CLAGETT, III V. J. WOODRING
Date: April 4, 2017
Docket Number: 14-55051
ANGELO TSAKOPOULOS V. ALAMEDA INVESTMENTS, LLC
Date: April 4, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56574
ALEZANDER DELGADO V. L. GONZALEZ
Date: April 4, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15190
ADELA RAMIREZ V. ITW FOOD EQUIPMENT GROUP
Date: April 4, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55516
ITN FLIX, LLC V. GLORIA HINOJOSA
Date: April 4, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55800
GREGORY SMITH V. RELIANCE STANDARD LIFE INS.
Date: April 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15319
CARL WEST V. USA
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 13-16909
West v. United States  
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 13-16909

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against the United States and former FBI agent Joe Gordwin after plaintiff was convicted of robbery and sentenced to twenty years in prison based on manufactured and coerced witness testimony. Plaint...

Dingley v. Yellow Logistics, LLC  
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 14-60055

Justia Opinion Summary: Debtor was the former owner and operator of two towing companies, Yellow Logistics and Yellow Express. In this case, the bankruptcy court sanctioned the companies for violating the automatic stay by pursuing civil contem...

Arizona ex rel. Darwin v. EPA  
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Numbers: 14-73368, 14-73384, 14-73386, 14-73394

Justia Opinion Summary: This extensive litigation arose when Arizona clashed with the EPA over its State Implementation Plan (SIP) required under a new regulatory scheme codified in Section 169A of the Clean Air Act (CAA), 42 U.S.C. 7491(b). Th...

ANTHONY ADRIAN V. ONEWEST BANK, FSB
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15583
NEVADA ASS'N OF COUNTIES V. US DEPT. OF INTERIOR
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15620
TERRY CATTANO V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55126
UNICOLORS, INC. V. URBAN OUTFITTERS, INC.
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55507
Unicolors, Inc. v. Urban Outfitters, Inc.  
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55507

Justia Opinion Summary: Unicolors filed suit against Urban, alleging copyright infringement of the Subject Design. The district court concluded that defendants were liable for copyright infringement. A jury found that Urban willfully infringed...

1617 WESTCLIFF LLC V. WELLS FARGO BANK
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55831
CHRIS HICKS V. PROGRESSIVE CASUALTY INS.
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55953
THE ESTATE OF ALEX MARTIN V. USA
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56451
LINDA LEMAUGA V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56611
United States v. Blackwell, Jr.  
Date: April 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10287

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, convicted of armed bank robberies and a firearm offense, appealed pro se from the district court's order denying his motion to set aside enforcement of the fine and restitution ordered as part of his criminal...

ALEJANDRO HERNANDEZ-RAMOS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 13-70154
JOSHUA NAKAGAWA V. COUNTY OF MAUI
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15683
In re Miller  
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16854

Justia Opinion Summary: Larry and Kari Miller, both Arizona domiciliaries, owned a cooperative apartment held in each of their names, as husband and wife. First Community Bank, a judgment creditor of Larry Miller, obtained a lien against the co...

Ramirez v. Brown  
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35633

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff Jesus Ramirez came to the United States from El Salvador in 1999 and was granted Temporary Protected Status (TPS) in 2001. In 2012, plaintiff married a United States citizen and the couple sought lawful permane...

PAUL VIRIYAPANTHU V. THOMAS BRANDON
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 14-55187
Dowers v. Nationstar Mortgage  
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15178

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit against Nationstar and others, asserting claims relating to defendants' servicing of plaintiffs' home loan. Plaintiffs alleged violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), 15 U.S.C....

CONSERVATION CONGRESS V. USFS
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15737
MICHAEL SELF V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15760
TIMOTHY SAENZ V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35799
SEI KIM V. PEERLESS INSURANCE COMPANY
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56486
USA V. NNA ONUOHA
Date: March 31, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50399
SPEED'S AUTO SERVICES GROUP V. CITY OF PORTLAND
Date: March 30, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35608
ESTATE OF COLTON PETERSON V. DAVID KRUEGER
Date: March 30, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35682
MIGUEL AVILA V. SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT 81
Date: March 30, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35965
Avila v. Spokane School District 81  
Date: March 30, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35965

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, parents of a student at the District, filed suit alleging claims that the District violated the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), 20 U.S.C. 1400 et seq. Plaintiffs argued that the district c...

CONTEMPORARY SERVICES CORP. V. LANDMARK EVENT STAFFING
Date: March 30, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56636
ROBERT HARVEY V. JERI TAYLOR
Date: March 30, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35998
CITY OF ALMATY V. ELVIRA KHRAPUNOV
Date: March 30, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56627
ROQUE DE LA FUENTE V. ALEX PADILLA
Date: March 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-56261
Bundy v. US District Court for the District of Nevada, Las Vegas  
Date: March 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-70700

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, through Attorney Larry Klayman, filed the instant emergency petition asking the court to issue a writ of mandamus to the district court for its failure sua sponte to admit Klayman pro hac vice. The court reje...

KIT LI V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 13-73041
NORMAN POWELL V. RICK WALKER
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16837
MICHELE BELANGER V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35632
SCOTT NANCE V. MAY TRUCKING COMPANY
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35640
EDDY NEW V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35973
USA V. SAMUEL COHEN
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10274
JENNIFER DONOVAN V. J. PHILLIPS
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15605
CATHY REYNOLDS V. METROPOLITAN LIFE INS. CO.
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15710
ALEXIA COLTER V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15744
PAUL FIX V. UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD CO.
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15827
TIMOTHY WOMELDORF V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15908
United States v. Plascencia-Orozco  
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-50143, 15-50238

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, a citizen and national of Mexico, appealed his conviction of two counts of aggravated identity theft and two counts of attempted illegal reentry. The court concluded that the district court did not abuse its d...

Real v. City of Long Beach  
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56158

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a tattoo artist and long-time resident of Long Beach, filed suit against the City, alleging that the City's zoning ordinances violated the First Amendment by unreasonably restricting his ability to open and op...

JERRY KEENAN V. CIR
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 15-70997
NATIONAL ABORTION FEDERATION V. CENTER FOR MEDICAL PROGRESS
Date: March 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15360
SUHUA QIU V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 13-74294
TRACY JONASSEN V. PORT OF SEATTLE
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35560
JORGE PEREZ-ROJAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 14-70405
STEPHEN WYNN V. JAMES CHANOS
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15639
DANIEL LAYTON V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15671
CRISTINA PAULOS V. LAS VEGAS METRO. POLICE DEPT.
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15728
KM ENTERPRISES, INC. V. GLOBAL TRAFFIC TECHNOLOGIES
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15865
ROBERT SLOVAK V. WELLS FARGO BANK
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15881
RUSSELL FRITZ V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35629
CARMEN BLAIR V. DAVID SHULKIN
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55748
KEVIN PARK V. WEBLOYALTY.COM, INC.
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56079
Copeland v. Ryan  
Date: March 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15849

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, convicted of ten different state criminal charges, appealed the district court's interlocutory orders requiring an Arizona state corrections official to reimburse petitioner for deposition expenses incurred i...

PAUL BESTE V. ALEC HARRINGTON
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 13-17494
MARIA JONES V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35314
JESSICA SEAICH V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35701
M.C. v. Antelope Valley Union High School District  
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56344

Justia Opinion Summary: M.C. filed suit under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), 20 U.S.C. 1400(d)(1)(A), alleging that the district violated the IDEA by (1) failing to adequately document the services provided by a teacher...

ABHIJIT PRASAD V. SANTA CLARA DEPT OF SOCIAL SVC
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15256
ROBERT VAN ZANDT V. WILLIAM PARISI
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15513
ROBERT VAN ZANDT V. WILLIAM PARISI
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15515
ROBERT VAN ZANDT V. WILLIAM PARISI
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15526
WMCV PHASE 3, LLC V. GLOBAL ACCENTS, INC.
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15570
PAUL BESTE V. PATRICK BULMER
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15612
ARMENTHA HOOKER V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15647
BESS BAIR V. CAL. DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15674
IVAN IONTCHEV V. AAA CAB SERVICE, INC.
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15789
RONALD MAZZAFERRO V.
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15988
RONALD MAZZAFERRO V.
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15989
RONALD MAZZAFERRO V.
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15990
FDIC V. JOHN DOAK
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16013
VERONICA OCHOA-VALENZUELA V. FORD MOTOR CO.
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16388
KRISTEL DEFREES V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17122
STACY DRAYTON V. STEPHEN SCALLON
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55458
CARMELO GALEA V. STEVEN BURGESS
Date: March 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56468
Eleri v. Sessions  
Date: March 24, 2017
Docket Number: 13-73455

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a native and citizen of Nigeria, sought review of the BIA's decision finding him ineligible for a waiver of inadmissibility under the aggravated felony bar. Petitioner entered the country as a conditional per...

SHARLYN LARONGE V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35533
GARY UNDERHILL V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35721
EUGENE MURGUIA V. JACK PALMER
Date: March 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15720
Gugliuzza v. FTC  
Date: March 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55510

Justia Opinion Summary: This case stemmed from the FTC's successful enforcement action against debtor and his former company, Commerce Planet, for violation of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 45(a). On appeal, debtor challenged the district court's orde...

ROBIN ANDERSON V. CRST INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Date: March 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55556
Williams v. Yamaha Motor Corp.  
Date: March 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55924

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, twenty individuals who purchased first generation four stroke outboard motors (the Class Motors), filed suit against defendants, alleging that the Class Motors contained an inherent design defect that caused...

SOLID 21, INC. V. HUBLOT OF AMERICA
Date: March 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56036
NED FLORES V. ADIR INTERNATIONAL, LLC
Date: March 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56260
USA V. SAMUEL SEYMOUR
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 12-10072
SAN LUIS & DELTA-MENDOTA WATER V. RYAN ZINKE
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17493
REXFORD ROTHERY V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15775
AYODELE AKINOLA V. DAVID SEVERNS
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16066
DONALD LEE V. BRIER POLICE DEPARTMENT
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35794
ESTATE OF SYDELLE RICH V. DAVID KITTAY
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55352
MICHAEL ROCCA V. DEN 109 LP
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56407
STEPHANIE CHARLES V. ABERCROMBIE & FITCH STORES INC
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56553
PAUL BUSH V. ROBERT POMMER
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15019
ERVIN MIDDLETON V. GUARANTEED RATE, INC.
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15151
CHAD ROMINE V. BIG O TIRES CORPORATE HDQRTRS
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15218
MYHRNA BLACK V. NATHAN YOUNG
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15730
PAYAM KAMBOD V. FAA
Date: March 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-71054
MARIE T. PEYTON V. OPTION ONE MORTGAGE CORP.
Date: March 22, 2017
Docket Number: 11-17775
HECTOR GUTIERREZ-MORENO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: March 22, 2017
Docket Number: 13-72293
DB Healthcare, LLC v. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, Inc.  
Date: March 22, 2017
Docket Numbers: 14-16518, 14-16612

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs are health care providers who furnish medical services to subscribers of employee health benefits plans. Defendants are health insurers, plan administrators, and/or claims administrators for the relevant emplo...

SUTTER NGUYEN V. T. FELKER
Date: March 22, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17198
CRAIG YATES V. SWEET POTATO ENTERPRISE, INC.
Date: March 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15083
LORETTA CHEEKS V. GENERAL DYNAMICS C4 SYSTEMS
Date: March 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15658
US EX REL. CHARLES JAJDELSKI V. KAPLAN, INC.
Date: March 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15668
NICOLA BUCCI V. TIMOTHY BUSBY
Date: March 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17413
USA V. JOHNNY WILLIAMS, JR.
Date: March 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-30379
FELTON MATTHEWS, JR. V. RYAN HESSLER
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 13-16733
VICTORIA RAMIREZ-RUANO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 13-71765
LUIS ARENAS-LOPEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 13-74125
MICHAEL MCCORMACK V. CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15549
MICHAEL FOLEY V. MICHELLE PONT
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16774
VARAZDAT DAVTIAN V. SAFECO INSURANCE CO. OF OREGON
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35599
ROBERT WILLIAMS V. SALLY JEWELL
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-36057
Teleflex Medical Inc. v. National Union Fire Insurance Co.  
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56366

Justia Opinion Summary: LMA filed suit against its excess insurance carrier, National Union, based on National Union's refusal to either contribute $3.75 million toward the settlement of claims brought by a third party or take over the defense....

VOGUE INT'L V. HARTFORD CASUALTY INS. CO.
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56394
USA V. JOEL BOYCE
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-56610
DORIAN BAILEY V. GREG LEWIS
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15955
ALFREDO CAMARGO V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16014
LILIYA WALSH V. AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16072
PAUL WELDON V. JOHN CONLEE
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16207
BRADLEY SMITH V. NESTER LOPEZ
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16838
FRANCIS PULLANO V. MARY BRAMMER
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-16840
MARY MARTINEZ V. BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17452
RENARD POLK V. DWAYNE DEAL
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-17491
ANGELA OLINGHOUSE V. USA
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35301
Brunozzi v. Cable Communications, Inc.  
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-35623, 15-35744

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs Matteo Brunozzi and Casey McCormick, technicians for CCI, filed separate suits alleging that CCI's compensation plan violated the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), 29 U.S.C. 207, and...

STEPHEN EUGSTER V. WASHINGTON STATE BAR ASSOCIATI
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-35743
USA V. CARLOS GUTIERREZ-FLORES
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-50407
EDWARD REZEK V. CITY OF TUSTIN
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55320
EARL BOND, JR. V. KEITH MILLER
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55321
SEC v. Messina  
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55325

Justia Opinion Summary: Victor Messina and International Market Ventures (IMV), challenged their liability as relief defendants in the SEC's enforcement action against Phil Ming Xu and various Xu-related entities for federal securities law viol...

KARL HUBER V. CHRISTOPHER COULTER
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55392
DEAN KIDDER, II V. LOS ANGELES COUNTY
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55595
JOHN MITCHELL V. MEDTRONIC INC.
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55888
STEPHEN YAGMAN V. PAUL GABBERT
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55904
DANITA CHRISTIE V. MARK LESTER
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-55982
Fox Television Stations, Inc. v. Aereokiller LLC  
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56420

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, a group of broadcast stations and copyright holders, filed suit against FilmOn X, an operator of a service that uses antennas to capture over-the-air broadcast programming, much of it copyrighted, and then us...

E.F. V. NEWPORT MESA UNIFIED SCH. DIST
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 15-56452
EDMUND ABORDO V. MOBI PCS
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15466
GREGORY MURPHY V. KATHLEEN ALLISON
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15575
FREDDY TORRES V. MICHAEL SAYRE
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15760
CARLOS ESPINO V. WALGREEN CO.
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15778
DANNY GARCIA V. KALISHER
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15804
MICHAEL WILLIAMS V. T. YUEN
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16034
CHARLES DAVILA V. DAVID SMITH
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16525
MICHAEL WILLIAMS V. ARCELIA CASTANEDA
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17263
JOJO EJONGA-DEOGRACIAS V. DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35512
KEVIN TEEMAN V. YAKIMA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-35634
USA V. RUDOLPH ENGLETON, JR.
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-50064
ANDREW HUNTER V. CIR
Date: March 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-70308
ROBERT ALEXANDER V. MAX WILLIAMS
Date: March 20, 2017
Docket Number: 13-36197
GANG CHEN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: March 20, 2017
Docket Number: 13-72961
CHRISTOPHER MARTINEZ V. USAA FEDERAL SAVINGS BANK
Date: March 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-16349
SARMAD SYED V. M-I, LLC
Date: March 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-17186
GARY KRANTZ V. ALLSTATE PROPERTY & CASUALTY
Date: March 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35628
WILLIAM PAATALO V. JPMORGAN CHASE BANK
Date: March 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-35931
FELIPE FLORES V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: March 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-71561
The Hopi Tribe v. USEPA  
Date: March 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-73055

Justia Opinion Summary: The Tribe petitioned for review of the EPA's federal implementation plan (FIP) under the Clean Air Act (CAA), 42 U.S.C. 7401, for the Navajo Generating Station in Arizona. The FIP was promulgated under the EPA's Tribal A...