Eleventh Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Created in 1981, the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit is based in Atlanta, Georgia and has appellate jurisdiction over courts in the following districts:

To learn more about the court and the judges who serve on it, visit the Eleventh Circuit Historical Society.

Browse Opinions From the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Recent Decisions From the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
USA v. Tavaris Lamon Body
Date: October 18, 2019
Docket Number: 18-15005
Hernan Adriano Meza v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 18, 2019
Docket Number: 18-15161
USA v. Jackelyn Vanessa Blanco Nunez
Date: October 18, 2019
Docket Number: 18-15314
USA v. Willie Earl Carter
Date: October 18, 2019
Docket Number: 19-10918
State Auto and Casualty Insurance Company v. Scott Jacobs
Date: October 18, 2019
Docket Number: 19-11122
Doren T. Watkins v. Alabama Department of Public Health
Date: October 18, 2019
Docket Number: 19-11130
Evergreen Marine, Ltd. v. USA
Date: October 18, 2019
Docket Number: 19-11184
USA v. Alonso Contreras-Guerrero
Date: October 18, 2019
Docket Number: 19-11289
USA v. Michael Hendrix
Date: October 18, 2019
Docket Number: 19-11308
Stanley Joseph Thompson v. USA
Date: October 17, 2019
Docket Number: 14-15179
Jefferson v. GDCP Warden  
Date: October 17, 2019
Docket Number: 17-12160

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's grant of habeas relief to petitioner, who was convicted of felony murder and sentenced to death. The court held that the Georgia state habeas court's fact-finding was n...

William Arthur Bishop v. Secretary, Department of Corrections, et al
Date: October 17, 2019
Docket Number: 17-14638
Cvoro v. Carnival Corp.  
Date: October 17, 2019
Docket Number: 18-11815

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed the denial of her petition to "vacate and/or alternatively to deny recognition and enforcement" of the foreign arbitral award in favor of her employer, Carnival, on her claims under the Jones Act and U...

USA v. Susan Anderson
Date: October 17, 2019
Docket Numbers: 18-14619, 18-14620
Thuyen Anh Quach v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 17, 2019
Docket Number: 18-14632