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:

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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. Curtis Kennedy Williams
Date: April 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-11876
USA v. Ryan Vincent Hill
Date: April 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-12679
United States v. Whitman  
Date: April 24, 2018
Docket Number: 15-14846

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed Defendant Whitman's conviction and Defendant McCarty's sentence for convictions of bribery, wire fraud, theft, and obstruction involving government contracts. The court held that the distric...

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation v. Loudermilk  
Date: April 24, 2018
Docket Number: 16-17315

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit certified the following question to the Supreme Court of Georgia: 1) Whether Georgia's apportionment statute, O.C.G.A. 51-12-33, applies to tort claims for purely pecuniary losses against bank direct...

Clayton County, Georgia v. Federal Aviation Administration  
Date: April 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10210

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit lacked jurisdiction to consider the merits of petitioners' suit challenging the FAA's interpretation of 49 U.S.C. 47133 as set forth in a 2016 letter because the letter did not constitute final agenc...

First National Bank of Oneida, N.A. v. Brandt  
Date: April 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-11654

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit vacated the district court's dismissal of First National's deficiency claims and remanded for the district court to consider, in the first instance, whether the dismissal of defendant's Chapter 11 ca...

USA v. Mario Donate Lockhart
Date: April 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-13022
USA v. Colon Jaime Pibaque Pibaque
Date: April 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-13313
USA v. David Chkuaseli, et al
Date: April 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-1507
USA v. Joseph Bishop
Date: April 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15319
Dixon v. Pollock  
Date: April 23, 2018
Docket Number: 16-15040

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a Florida prisoner proceeding pro se, appealed the district court's grant of a motion to dismiss his civil rights complaint for lack of subject matter jurisdiction under Heck v. Humphrey, 512 U.S. 477, 114 S....

USA v. Elisabet Kerese Alvarez
Date: April 23, 2018
Docket Number: 16-17416
Tiffany Beckman v. Joe Hamilton
Date: April 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-12407
Brandon Leidel v. Coinbase, Inc.
Date: April 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-12728