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. Mark Christopher Menendez
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-13628
Lamirand, et al v. Fay Servicing, LLC  
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-14286

Justia Opinion Summary: Charles and Tracy Lamirand took out a mortgage loan to buy a home in Florida but did not keep up with the payments. After they defaulted, the loan servicer sued to foreclose on the home. While the foreclosure suit was pe...

Deron Devaughn Mahone v. Zachery Stewart, et al.
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-14752
USA v. Malic Stephens
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11665
James Alexander Logan v. William Hall, et al.
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-13049
Brandon Craig Wood v. Samuel Andrews, et al.
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-13359
Richard Durham v. Aerial Funding, LLC
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-13847
USA v. Temperance Fennell
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-13941
Donna Brown v. Philip Morris USA, Inc.  
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 15-13160

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a lifelong smoker, sued Philip Morris USA, Inc., seeking damages for the injuries she sustained as a result of smoking Philip Morris’s cigarettes, specifically her development of peripheral vascular disease (“...

FAMA Construction, LLC v. U.S. Department of Labor
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 19-13277
Hjalmar Rodriguez, Jr. v. Edward H. Burnside, et al.  
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11218

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff was imprisoned at Hays State Prison after he was convicted of voluntary manslaughter. While he lived there, Plaintiff killed another inmate by stabbing him with a knife during a fight. Plaintiff disagreed with...

Manika Lewis v. Secretary of the U.S. Air Force
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-12463
USA v. Jeffrey Beard, II
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-14397