2014 Eleventh Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Opinions 501 - 1000 of 2019

USA v. Julian Gil, et al.
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 12-16594
Hughes v. Kia Motors Corp., et al.  
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10922

Justia Opinion Summary: Allene Hughes died of traumatic brain injury after she was involved in a collision with a Mack truck. Plaintiff, Allene's mother and the administratrix of her estate, filed suit against Kia, alleging that Kia's failure t...

Sharmila Melissa Powell v. Belinda Davis
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12403
Jim Walter Resources, Inc. v. Director, OWCP, et al.  
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13185

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner sought review of a decision awarding benefits to a miner's widow under the Black Lung Benefits Act, 30 U.S.C. 901 et seq. The court found, after reviewing petitioner's arguments and the relevant law, that noth...

USA v. Rita Lopez
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14217
Luiz Claudio Francisco v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14300
Jesus Aguero v. USA
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14746
David Mac Sparks v. Sunshine Mills, Inc.
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14922
USA v. Jamel Melvin
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15378
USA v. Clifton Lamar Dodd
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15824
USA v. John Peak
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10429
Bonnide Johnson v. Chaplain Ossie Brown, et al
Date: September 12, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11988
Guillermo Ramirez v. E.I. DuPont Nemours & Company
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 11-10035
Chapman, et al. v. The Procter & Gamble Dist., et al.  
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14502

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, Marianne and Daniel Chapman, filed a products liability suit against P&G after Marianne developed neurological symptoms that the Chapmans maintain were caused by zinc-induced, copper-deficiency myelopathy (CD...

Laura Ellen Lewis v. Haskell Slaughter Young & Rediker, LLC
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14882
USA v. Frederick Cadet
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13227
USA v. Frederick Cadet
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13236
USA v. Stephen M. Lovell
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13898
Jefferson County Board of Education v. Lolita S.
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15170
USA v. Joseph Johnson, Jr.
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15768
James L. Ward v. United Parcel Service, et al
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10170
USA v. Chester Charles Galloway, II
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10646
USA v. Jose Jaimez-Padilla
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10714
USA v. Daniel Newell Metts
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10802
Arlene M. Lamarca v. Shari Streit Jansen
Date: September 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10826
Cathy Jean Peters v. Hartford Life $ Accident Insurance Company
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 08-16070
Cathy Jean Peters v. Hartford Life & Accident Insurance Company
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 09-12867
4432 Ind. Tobacco Plaintiffs v. Various Tobacco Companies, et al.  
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10839

Justia Opinion Summary: These consolidated appeals concern the ongoing tobacco litigation that began as a class action in Florida courts more than two decades ago. At issue is the fate of 588 personal injury cases filed on behalf of purportedly...

Samak v. FCI Coleman Medium Warden  
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12161

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner was convicted of conspiracy to violate the Organized Crime Control Act of 1970 (OCCA) in violation of 18 U.S.C. 371 and one count of violating the OCCA through destruction by fire in violation of 18 U.S.C. 844...

Nataska Howard v. Warden
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12274
4432 Individual Tobacco Plaintiffs v. Various Tobacco Companies, et al
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12901
Denny Anthony West v. USA
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13781
4432 Individual Tobacco Plaintiffs v. Various Tobacco Companies, et al
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14302
Rigoberto Avila-Santoyo v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10151
Danton Williams v. Commissioner, Social Security Administration
Date: September 10, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11192
Michael Huff, et al. v. Regions Bank
Date: September 9, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13102
Lara Polk v. Social Security Administration, Commissioner
Date: September 9, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15169
James R. Thomas, Jr., et al. v. Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit, et al.
Date: September 9, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10265
USA v. Marlon Jerell Daffin
Date: September 9, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10279
Jimmy L. Coney v. Warden, FCC Coleman - Medium
Date: September 9, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10598
USA v. Alvin Toles
Date: September 9, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10788
Deneise Benjamin-Stubbs v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 9, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10993
USA v. Gustavo Reyes-Sosa
Date: September 9, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11044
Saunders v. Duke, et al.  
Date: September 8, 2014
Docket Number: 12-11401

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against law enforcement officers under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging that officers used excessive force when his head was slammed against the pavement with extreme force after he had been handcuffed and w...

USA v. Dwipin Thomas Maliackal
Date: September 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13699
Robert A. Chancey v. Fairfield Southern Company, Inc., et al
Date: September 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14479
Ricco Brown v. Secretary, Florida Department of Corrections, et al.
Date: September 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14723
West v. Davis  
Date: September 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14805

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against defendant under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging that defendant subjected her to an unreasonable seizure and for using excessive force in the course of the seizure in violation of her Fourth Amendmen...

USA v. Jacob L. Anderson
Date: September 8, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10276
Crystal Morgan v. Bruce Christensen
Date: September 8, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10922
USA v. Simon Chavez-Maciel
Date: September 8, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10954
Emma Esperanza Medina-Menendez v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 8, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11029
Seaman v. Peterson  
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 11-10243

Justia Opinion Summary: Wife filed suit against husband under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction, TIAS No. 11670, S Treaty Doc. No. 99-11, as implemented by the International Child Abduction Remedies Act...

Abel Diaz v. USA
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 12-16498
Bates v. Secretary, FL DOC  
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11882

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a death row inmate convicted of murder, was granted a certificate of appealability by this court on two grounds: first, petitioner contended that his trial counsel was constitutionally ineffective for failing...

Travis Beckles v. USA
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13569
USA v. Cornelius Offord
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10179
Uri Dowbenko v. Google Inc., et al.
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10195
Securities and Exchange Commission v. Michael Boudreaux
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10363
USA v. Raymond Donovan Williams
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10641
Troy Crockett v. The Geo Group, Inc.
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10927
Henry McCone v. Pitney Bowes, Inc., et al
Date: September 5, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11119
USA v. Quartavious Davis
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 12-12928
United States v. Green  
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 12-12952

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, convicted of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine base, appealed the district court's denial of his motion for a reduced sentence. At issue was whether, on a motion for a reduced sentence, a...

United States v. Coffman  
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10016

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, convicted of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute 500 grams or more of a mixture and substance containing methamphetamine, sought a copy of an exhibit from his trial. At issue was whether a federal...

SFM Holdings Ltd, et al. v. Banc of America Securities, LLC  
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10563

Justia Opinion Summary: The district court enjoined SFM from prosecuting an action in Florida state court against BAS. On appeal, SFM challenged the issuance of the injunction, arguing that it does not fall within the narrow "relitigation excep...

Atkinson v. Ernie Haire Ford, Inc.  
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11810

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed the district court's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's orders granting debtor's motion to modify its Second Amended and Restated Chapter 11 Plan and confirming debtor's Third Amended Plan of Reorgan...

USA v. Wondera Eason
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13104
Connelly v. Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Trans., et al.  
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14032

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed a judgment in favor of his former employer and against his complaint of racial discrimination and retaliation. At issue was whether the district court erred when it entered a judgment as a matter of la...

USA v. Emilien Camille
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14193
Russell E. Martin, et al v. City of Atlanta, Georgia, et al
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14389
Dwayne Norton v. Mark Ober, State of Florida
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14577
Michael King v. Government Employees Insurance Company
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14794
Cora Lee Loy De Olazabal v. Social Security Administration, Commissioner
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15285
Brandon Rowell v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15749
USA v. Anthony Jerome Facon
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10804
USA v. Dexter Makkah Farahkan
Date: September 4, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10988
United States v. Campbell, Jr.  
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 12-11952

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his conviction and sentence for charges related to his involvement in the creation and successful execution of a scheme to defraud the State of Alabama of $7 million dollars. The court found no merit i...

USA v. Alexander Michael Roy
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15093
United States v. Godwin  
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10184

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendants Godwin and Ellis appealed their convictions under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO), 18 U.S.C. 1961, for racketeering and conspiracy to commit racketeering. Defendants' convictions...

Deon Lionel Wilson v. Warden, FCC Coleman
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11560
Rivas v. U.S. Attorney General  
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13069

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner sought review of the BIA's order of removal on the ground that he failed to file an application for an adjustment of status concurrently with his application for a waiver. The court concluded that the BIA's in...

Christy Manley, et al. v. Dekalb County, Georgia
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14503
Erainnia B. Byrd v. Postmaster General, U.S. Postal Service
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15914
FCCI Insurance Company v. McLendon Enterprises, Inc., et al
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10266
Johnny Ford, et al v. Luther J. Strange, III, et al
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10326
Bank of America v. Alexis Lopez
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10518
Tariku Keira v. John Berry, et al.
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10782
USA v. Robert Allen Christiansen
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10815
Bank of America v. Kimberley Colette Nemcik
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11290
William Kevin Short v. Commissioner, Social Security Administration
Date: September 3, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11492
Jim Windwalker v. Governor of Alabama, et al
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11279
USA v. George Elia
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12998
RMS Titanic, Inc., et al. v. Kingsmen Creatives, LTD., et al.
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13711
Margaret Jallali v. USA Funds, et al
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14807
Tony Speight, et al v. Benjamin W. Griggs, Corporal
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14857
USA v. Vernon Harrison
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15323
Victoria Iordan v. Commissioner, Social Security Asmnistration
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15398
Clyde Anthony, et al v. Coffee County, et al
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15477
USA v. Miguel Morales Colon
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15955
James Stephen Fennel v. Commissioner of IRS
Date: September 2, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10060
USA v. Eddie Mickens
Date: August 29, 2014
Docket Number: 12-13265
USA v. Patrick Blackwood
Date: August 29, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13525
Hanover Insurance Company v. Bay Meadows Consulting LLC, et al.
Date: August 29, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14482
USA v. Norman Robinson
Date: August 29, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14489
Francisco Martin v. One Bronze Rod, et al
Date: August 29, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10688
Georgia Carry Org, Inc., et al. v. Brian Kabler
Date: August 29, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11225
Kenneth David Butler v. David Schiralli, et al.
Date: August 29, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11341
USA v. James Allen Starkes
Date: August 28, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12692
Kirby Landry v. Lincare, Inc.
Date: August 28, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12903
Marilyn K. Shumate v. Selma City Board of Education, et al
Date: August 28, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14948
Silvia Maria Sarria v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: August 28, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15721
Ronald Fitzpatrick v. The Bank of New York Mellon, et al.
Date: August 28, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10051
Donald Alan Tobkin v. The Florida Bar
Date: August 28, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10272
Margaret Jallali, et al v. USA Funds, et al
Date: August 28, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10837
Christopher Lenning v. Brantley County, Georgia, et al.
Date: August 28, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11014
USA v. Tidaesha V. Taylor
Date: August 28, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11069
Burton W. Wiand v. Dancing $, LLC
Date: August 27, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10851
Victor Dontavious Stallworth v. S. Tyson
Date: August 27, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11402
Bhogaita v. Altamonte Heights Condo Assoc.  
Date: August 27, 2014
Docket Numbers: 13-12625, 13-13914

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against the Association under the Federal and Florida Fair Housing Acts (FHA), 42 U.S.C. 3604(f)(3)(b) and Fla. Stat. 760.23(9)(b). Plaintiff alleged that the Association violated these statutes when...

Charles B. Barniv, et al. v. Banktrust, et al.
Date: August 27, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13302
Mary Kristina Smith v. City of Sumiton, et al
Date: August 27, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13416
Ajit Bhogaita v. Altamonte Heights Condominium Assn., Inc.
Date: August 27, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13914
Jayne Graham, et al v. Pfizer, Inc., et al
Date: August 27, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14070
Darcel Drew v. Safeco Insurance Company of Illinois
Date: August 27, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14514
Fults v. GDCP Warden  
Date: August 26, 2014
Docket Number: 12-13563

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, convicted of murder and sentenced to death, appealed the district court's denial of his petition for a writ of habeas corpus. Petitioner raised several issues on appeal. The court addressed only the juror bia...

Dealmos Johnson v. Steven F. Singer
Date: August 26, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13343
Leroy C. McDonald v. Secretary, Department of Corrections, et al.
Date: August 26, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14214
USA v. Juan David Escudero Barrera
Date: August 26, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15890
Hyang Soon Cho v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 26, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10982
Derk L. Allaben v. Elizabeth H. Howanitz, et al
Date: August 26, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11227
Viraj, LLC, et al. v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13015
USA v. Ronald Rogers
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13543
USA v. Richard Middleton
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14131
Rosa Galdamez v. DHL Air Express USA
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14169
Joedson Costa v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10159
USA v. Nicholas Bachynsky
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10294
USA v. Julio Cesar Gonzalez-Mendoza
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10401
Wynette Kwok v. Delta Air Lines Inc.
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10552
USA v. Roberto Barrero
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10668
Bank of America, N.A. v. Bartel James Vander Iest, Jr.
Date: August 25, 2014
Docket Number: 14-12406
United States v. Haynes, Jr.  
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Numbers: 12-12689, 12-13244

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, a federal prisoner, filed a motion to vacate his sentence under 28 U.S.C. 2255, which the district court granted in part because his sentence for possession of a firearm and ammunition as a convicted felon exc...

USA v. Ricky Douglas Haynes, Jr.
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 12-13244
Stanley Sierra Granados, et al. v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13184
Lenis Irene Arboleda Bohorguez v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13686
Lenis Irene Arboleda Bohorguez v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14653
USA v. Jon Leslie Williams
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15345
Nickolas Jurich, et al v. Compass Marine, Inc.
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15520
Wilbur Smith v. Seaport Marine, Inc., et al
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15526
Stefani Jackson v. Bank of America, NA, et al.
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15791
Jurich, et al. v. Compass Marine, Inc.  
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Numbers: 13-15520, 13-15526

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit under general maritime law against their maritime employment agencies, asserting a claim for wages. The district court granted defendants summary judgment on plaintiffs' claims and plaintiffs appeal...

Kevin Gerald Forde v. Miami Federal Department of Corrections
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10114
USA v. Antonio Pedraza-Mendoza
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10254
Charles Joseph Kohler v. Marian Garlets, et al.
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10331
USA v. Ulysses Antwain Blackmon
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10576
Justin Laster v. City of Tampa Police Department, et al.
Date: August 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11034
Clara Bender v. Miami Shores Village
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11326
Preston Shane Allen v. Secretary, Florida Department of Corrections
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13927
USA v. Darryl Lee Baxter
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14104
Thomas C. Shelton, et al. v. Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Company
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15371
Linda Stabb v. GMAC Mortgage, LLC, et al
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15900
Fnu Lena v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10023
William C. Martinez v. Hernando County Sheriff's Office
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10427
General Lending Corporation v. Jesus Cancio, et al
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10838
Bank of America, N.A. v. Robbie Thomas Lee, et al.
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11353
Bank of America, NA v. Yvonne Roberts Waits
Date: August 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11408
USA v. Ronald Walker
Date: August 20, 2014
Docket Number: 12-16451
United States v. Therve  
Date: August 20, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11879

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his conviction for bribery of a public official. On appeal, defendant argued that the district court abused its discretion in declaring a mistrial at his first trial. The court held that the district c...

Stephanie Mastro v. Seminole Tribe of Florida
Date: August 20, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13886
USA v. Ronald Jabriel Robinson
Date: August 20, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14101
Laverne Alexander-Igbani v. Dekalb County School District
Date: August 20, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15036
Dale Christopher Daniels, Jr. v. Anthony Geraldi, et al.
Date: August 20, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15634
MDS (Canada) Inc., et al. v. Rad Source Technologies, Inc.
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 11-15145
Malu v. U.S. Attorney General  
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10409

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a native of the Congo, appealed the BIA's dismissal of her appeal from the IJ's denial of her application for withholding of removal or protection under the Convention Against Torture (CAT). At issue was whet...

USA v. Maria Yobal Perez
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12108
USA v. Timothy Edwards
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12886
USA v. Otto G. Pena
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13577
USA v. Yesenia Pouparina
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14045
USA v. Edward Lincoln Forehand
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14089
Leda Ilma Martinez v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14524
USA v. Boyd Wallace Higginbotham, Jr.
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14757
Roosevelt Jones v. Suburban Propane, Inc.
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10323
Hamid Mazuji v. Commissioner, Social Security
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10389
Diana Escorihuela, et al v. Moises Faidengold
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10587
Lester Mathis v. David Adams, et al.
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10605
USA v. Danyel Ramon Burnett
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10847
Kathy Fowler, et al v. Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC
Date: August 19, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11197
Tyrone Samuel Fields v. USA
Date: August 18, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15784
Chai Choe Tjoe v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 18, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14416
Wayne Black v. Commissioner, Alabama Department of Corrections, et al
Date: August 18, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15040
Robert L. Rehberger v. Henry County, Geoergia, et al
Date: August 18, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15226
Mirgiyas Usmanov v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 18, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10237
Jaleh Hosseinzadeh v. Green Point Mortgage Funding, Inc., et al
Date: August 18, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10306
Alfred Moon, et al. v. Medical Technology Associates, Inc.
Date: August 18, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11155
W. Dexter Harrison v. USA
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15502
Troy v. Secretary, FL DOC  
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10516

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, convicted of murder and sentenced to death, appealed the district court's denial of habeas relief. Petitioner argued that the exclusion of testimony from a corrections officer about general conditions in Flor...

United States v. Barsoum  
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10710

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his sentence and conviction for one count of conspiring to dispense Oxycodone not for a legitimate medical purpose and not in the usual course of professional practice, and five counts of distributing...

Wortley v. Chrispus Venture Capital, LLC  
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11666

Justia Opinion Summary: Joseph G. Wortley, interested party, appealed the district court's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's summary denial of his motion for relief from judgment under Rule 60(b). Wortley and two others shared ownership in G...

Lakeland Regional Medical Center v. Astellas US, LLC, et al.  
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12709

Justia Opinion Summary: Astellas holds patents on a cardiac test and sells its unpatented pharmaceutical product, Adenoscan, for using during that test. The Medical Center, which conducts cardiac tests, filed suit under Section 1 of the Sherman...

USA v. James Timothy Turner
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13613
USA v. Abdul Jabbar Mack
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13765
USA v. Richard Eugene Young, Jr.
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14253
Sumpter, et al. v. Secretary of Labor, et al.  
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15360

Justia Opinion Summary: This dispute arose from violations issued by the Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration. At issue was whether the word "corporation" includes limited liability companies (LLCs) for purposes of the Fe...

United States v. Payne  
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15699

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his sentence after pleading guilty to one count of bank robbery. Defendant argued that the district court violated his Sixth Amendment rights, as interpreted by Alleyne v. United States, when it senten...

USA v. Terry Eugene Bricker
Date: August 15, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10094
Joy C. Bell v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12453
USA v. Eddie Merritt
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12806
USA v. William J. Britt
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13080
Roosevelt Simmons v. K. Cimock, et al.
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13392
USA v. Kessler Holzendorf
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13440
Michael Jerome Files v. FCC Coleman - USP I Warden
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13535
USA v. Junaid Peerani
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13866
Baker County Medical Services v. U.S. Attorney General, et al.  
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13917

Justia Opinion Summary: The Hospital filed suit against various federal agencies and officials, seeking a declaratory judgment that 18 U.S.C. 4006(b)(1), where Congress has elected to impose the Medicare rate as full compensation for medical se...

Christopher Bowden v. Robert Stokely, et al
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14320
Travelers Property Casualty Co. v. Moore, et al.  
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14413

Justia Opinion Summary: Travelers filed suit seeking a declaratory judgment that there is no coverage for and thus no duty to indemnify defendant under his employer's commercial automobile insurance policy for an incident which is the subject o...

USA v. Isidro Ramirez-Martinez
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14553
Lloyd Streater v. Warden, USP Atlanta
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10034
Clifton Bell v. Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority, et al.
Date: August 14, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10864
USA v. Willie James Haugabrook
Date: August 13, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11102
Deron King v. Butts County Georgia, et al.
Date: August 13, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11794
Stacy Lanet Word v. Bellsouth Telecommunications, Inc.
Date: August 13, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12164
John S. Oates v. Walgreen Company
Date: August 13, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12184
USA v. Al Lerouge Jones
Date: August 13, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15915
USA v. Antonio Tremain Lockett
Date: August 13, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10144
USA v. Leotis Williams
Date: August 13, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10347
USA v. David Marrero
Date: August 13, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11047
United States v. Hayes  
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 11-13678

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, a business owner, appealed his sentence after being convicted of bribing a state official in order to ensure that his company would continue to receive government contracts. Over a period of four years, defend...

Dan Schmidt v. Krista Navarro, et al
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11496
Paul Gaugin Cruises, Inc. v. eContact, Inc., et al.
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11532
Sabo, et al. v. Carnival Corp., et al.  
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11765

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, seafarers employed with Cunard Line cruise ships, filed a class action complaint against Carnival Corp. and Carnival PLC, a dual-listed company, alleging failure to provide maintenance and cure in accordance...

Mohamed Mawji, et al. v. Commissioner, IRS
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13194
Doria W. May v. AT&T Integrated Disability, et al
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14006
USA v. Eugene E. Davis
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14473
Vito J. Fenello, Jr., et al v. Bank of America, NA, et al
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15558
Earl C. Meggison, Sr. v. Gerald Bailey
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15863
Willie Leon Banks v. Warden, et al.
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15931
USA v. Earl Eugene Hampton
Date: August 12, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10277
Rafael Llovera v. State of Florida
Date: August 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14661
USA v. Tiquela N. Murray
Date: August 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14892
USA v. Kenneth Jackson
Date: August 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15618
USA v. Edward William McElhenny
Date: August 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15959
USA v. Jeffrey Eugene Lee
Date: August 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11323
Cliff DeTemple v. Leica Geosystems, Inc.
Date: August 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11413
Keybank National Association v. Curtis Hamrick, et al
Date: August 8, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15498
Evans v. Books-A-Million  
Date: August 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10054

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against her employer, alleging violations of the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), 29 U.S.C. 2601; the Equal Pay Act, 29 U.S.C. 206; Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. 2000e et seq.;...

Etifwork Badada v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13749
USA v. Juan Marcelo Gutierrez-Ixchia
Date: August 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14303
USA v. Sarah Jayne Adleta
Date: August 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15052
USA v. Nyneson S. Jeudy
Date: August 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15222
Mary Giles, et al. v. Winn-Dixie Montgomery, LLC
Date: August 8, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11134
USA v. German Silvestro
Date: August 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12533
Feng Chai Yang v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15443
USA v. Jose Ricardo Vazquez-Garcia
Date: August 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15943
John Nunnelee v. USA
Date: August 7, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10544
Local 703, et al. v. Regions Financial Corp., et al.  
Date: August 6, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14168

Justia Opinion Summary: Regions appealed the district court's decision to certify a class action based on alleged misrepresentations about Regions' financial health before and during the recent economic recession. The court vacated and remanded...

Davis v. Producers Agricultural Ins.  
Date: August 6, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10648

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit challenging the decision of an arbitrator that had denied his claim under a crop insurance policy obtained from ProAg. On appeal, ProAg challenged the district court's grant of plaintiff's motion to...

USA v. German Silvestro
Date: August 6, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12533
Pine, et al. v. City of West Palm Beach, FL  
Date: August 6, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15011

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, anti-abortion advocates, challenged Sections 34-38 of the Code of the City of West Palm Beach, which bans amplified sound within 100 feet of the property line of any health care facility. The court concluded...

Tamer Gozleveli, et al v. Karen Kohnke
Date: August 6, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10586
Christopher Glenn Weaver v. Alltel Corporation, et al.
Date: August 6, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11521
USA v. Jack Renard Woods
Date: August 5, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15020
United States v. Roy  
Date: August 5, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15093

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his conviction for charges related to enticement of a minor to engage in sexual activity and possession of child pornography. Defendant alleged that his criminal conviction was obtained in violation of...

Blount Cty. Bd. of Educ., et al. v. Bowens, et al.  
Date: August 5, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11392

Justia Opinion Summary: The Board appealed the district court's grant of summary judgment in favor of plaintiffs, mother and son, requiring the Board to reimburse the mother for the cost of the placement of her son, who was diagnosed with autis...

Wright v. Secretary, FL DOC  
Date: August 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11832

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, convicted of capital murder and sentenced to death, appealed the district court's denial of his petition for a writ of habeas corpus. The court concluded that the record supported the state courts' fact findi...

Madison v. Commissioner, AL DOC, et al.  
Date: August 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12348

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a death row inmate, appealed the district court's denial of his petition for writ of habeas corpus after a federal evidentiary hearing. The court carefully reviewed the record and considered the totality of t...

Qinrong Chen v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 4, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14390
USA v. Jorge Ponce-Cortes
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14416
USA v. Inger L. Jensen
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14448
USA v. Andrew S. Mackey
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15897
USA v. Chuck Wayne Boyd
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13799
USA v. Donald Ray Holmes
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14801
USA v. Donald Ray Holmes
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14802
Mendoza v. Secretary, FL DOC  
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14968

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death, appealed the district court's denial of his 28 U.S.C. 2254 petition for a writ of habeas corpus. The court rejected petitioner's claim that trial couns...

USA v. Allen George Ramdatt
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15007
Richard Ralph Malcolm v. Sabine Ramonvil
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15290
USA v. Antonio Tavaris Brown
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15557
USA v. Manuel Rodriguez
Date: July 31, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10117
Sip Tjhin Bong, et al. v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 30, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13234
USA v. Darvis Santiesteban
Date: July 30, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13510
Joshua Kincaid v. Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Company
Date: July 30, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10465
Wesco Insurance Company v. James Anthony Casto
Date: July 30, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10562
Coquina Investments v. TD Bank, N.A.  
Date: July 29, 2014
Docket Number: 12-11161

Justia Opinion Summary: Coquina invested in a Ponzi scheme perpetrated by Scott Rothstein and lost over $6.7 million when his scheme collapsed. Coquina then filed suit against TD Bank, claiming that the bank made material misrepresentations and...

Adams, et al. v. Laboratory Corp. of America  
Date: July 29, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10425

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff and her husband filed suit against LabCorp, alleging that its cytotechnicians were negligent in failing to identify abnormalities in plaintiff's Pap smears and that this negligence caused a delay in her cancer...

USA v. John Jeffery Carr
Date: July 29, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11025
Hangmin Cai v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 29, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12437
Jennie McQueen v. Aerotek, et al
Date: July 29, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13470
Jairo Enrique Hernandez Gomez, et al. v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 29, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14295
USA v. James Leray McIntosh
Date: July 29, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15933
Taylor v. Secretary, FL Dept. of Corrections  
Date: July 28, 2014
Docket Number: 12-12112

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, convicted of first degree murder and sexual battery, appealed the district court's denial of habeas relief. The court concluded that the state court's refusal to grant relief based on the exclusion of the vic...

United States v. Watkins  
Date: July 28, 2014
Docket Number: 12-12549

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his conviction for receipt of child pornography by computer over the internet. The court concluded that the search of the computers was valid because, despite the infirmities that the district court de...

Western Surety Company v. Mooney Construction, Inc., et al.
Date: July 28, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13493
Kenneth Goodman, et al. v. The City of Cape Coral
Date: July 28, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14213
Eduardo Flores v. DeVry University, Inc.
Date: July 28, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15348
USA v. Delvin McKinney
Date: July 28, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15450
Robert Kopperud v. Dexter Mabry
Date: July 28, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10232
D.'Uryyah Ajamu v. United States Postal Service
Date: July 28, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10258
USA v. Michael Clarke, et al.
Date: July 25, 2014
Docket Number: 12-13190
Wollschlaeger, et al. v. Governor State of FL, et al.  
Date: July 25, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14009

Justia Opinion Summary: The State appealed the district court's grant of summary judgment and an injunction in favor of plaintiffs, enjoining enforcement of Florida's Firearm Owners Privacy Act, Fla. Stat. 381.026, 456.072, 790.338, on First an...

Marie Corinne Doudeau v. Target Corporation
Date: July 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13745
USA v. Bjorn Jamal Green
Date: July 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13854
USA v. Jorge Alipio Perez Villa
Date: July 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14347
Marquis K. Paschal v. United Parcel Service
Date: July 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14560
USA v. Franklin Mosley
Date: July 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15000
USA v. Sergio Hernandez
Date: July 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15676
USA v. Salvador Angel Luna
Date: July 25, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15678
Cardona, et al. v. Chiquita Brands Int'l, et al.  
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14898

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit against Chiquita under the Alien Tort Statute (ATS), 28 U.S.C. 1350, and the Torture Victims Protection Act (TVPA), 28 U.S.C. 1350, alleging that the company engaged in concert of action with parami...

USA v. Lamario Harris
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15003
Juan Enrique Rodriguez v. USA
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15100
USA v. Daniel Mack, et al.
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 12-16602
USA v. Tavaris Lorenzo Scanes
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11361
Nathan DeShawn Faust v. USA
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12168
Miriam Crisman v. Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12395
Michael Duble v Fedex Ground Package System, Inc, et al
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12749
Jerlard Derek Rembert v. State of Florida
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13320
Tijuana Tuggerson-Brown v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14168
USA v. Jocelyn Faurisma
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14466
Charles E. Harder v. Mark Hunter
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15027
Charlie Scott v. Warden
Date: July 24, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11135
Bennie C. Rivera v. USA
Date: July 23, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12005
USA v. Yancy Craft
Date: July 23, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14115
Menas Barsorian v. Grossman Roth, P.A.
Date: July 23, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14156
Howard Walther, et al. v. Robert McIntosh, et al.
Date: July 23, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15085
Miska Besnik v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 23, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15524
USA v. Crystal S. Douglas
Date: July 23, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10439
USA v. Robert Stanley Ziolkowski
Date: July 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11993
Jack E. Robinson v. Commissioner of IRS
Date: July 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13040
USA v. Alvin Ray Johnson, II
Date: July 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13940
USA v. Alvin Ray Johnson, II
Date: July 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14694
Robert Conyers v. United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Date: July 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14811
Nicolas Francois Jeanty, Jr. v. Warden, FCI - Miami
Date: July 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14931
Joseph P. Brown, Jr., et al. v. JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Date: July 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15422
Stan Stuart v. Linda Mendenhall
Date: July 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10943
Juan Antonio Moreno v. George N. Turner, et al.
Date: July 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11015
USA v. Patricia Lebron, et al
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10519
USA v. Sara Mari Hoehn
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10908
USA v. John Lebron
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12054
USA v. Mark Carrie
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13750
Keller v. Commissioner of Social Security  
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14321

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed a motion asking the court to approve the contingency fee arrangement he agreed to with his lawyer, following a successful claim for social security benefits. The magistrate judge determined that a fee in...

USA v. Dequavious Johnson
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14335
Carmen D. Stephens v. CitiMortgage, Inc., et al
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14497
USA v. Azael Guarin Moreno
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14558
Anthony T. Barrios v. Regions Bank
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14822
USA v. Hubert Santiesteban
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15432
USA v. Franco Rivarola
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15578
Snyder's-Lance Inc. v. Cowen Truck Line, Inc.
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15945
Ed Orton v. Sandy Mathews, et al.
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10043
USA v. Diego Joseph Saunders
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10059
USA v. Tony Cyril Fuller
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10340
Willilam Clowers, et al v. OneWest Bank, et al
Date: July 21, 2014
Docket Number: 14-11369
USA v. Alvaro Carraza Echeverria
Date: July 18, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12105
USA v. Luis Lara
Date: July 18, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12575
USA v. Willie Clay Means
Date: July 18, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14266
USA v. Michael Perez
Date: July 18, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14491
USA v. Alfonso Gonzalez-Florez
Date: July 18, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15430
USA v. Robert Davis
Date: July 18, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15465
Shirley Brown v. Jacobs Engineering, Inc.
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 10-10078
St. Devon Anthony Cover v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11023
USA v. Alci Bonannee
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12098
USA v. Lee Voyd Merricks
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12597
Marvin Griffin v. Warden, FCI Miami
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13846
Marvin Griffin v. Warden, FCI Miami
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13884
USA v. Richard Tucker
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14135
USA v. Labenz Turner
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14733
John Hilsman Investments, LLC, et al. v. Quality Properties, LLC
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14754
USA v. Jack Lee Brown
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15625
Dorothy Markuske v. Commissioner of Social Secuirty
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15769
USA v. Alejandra Vega-Delgado
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10408
Pamela T. Williams v. State Farm Fire and Casualty Insurance Company
Date: July 17, 2014
Docket Number: 14-141100
USA v. James Tipton
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 12-16515
Lisa DeSouza v. Federal Home Mortgage Corp., et al
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10116
USA v. Epifania Sanchez Delarosa
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13174
Salih Haluk Erben v. Raymond James European Holdings, Inc., et al.
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13242
Shu Wen Zhu v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14044
USA v. David Bermudez-Tapia
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14191
Roderic Walker v. U.S. Bank National Association, et al
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14226
Mary E. Walters v. Paul Freeman
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14407
Rayford Stevems v. Warden
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14686
USA v. Daniel M. Metz
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15867
USA v. Shannon DeWayne Steele
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15937
USA v. Isny Joseph
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10245
USA v. Nathaniel Hargrove
Date: July 16, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10334
DeBruce v. Commissioner, AL DOC  
Date: July 15, 2014
Docket Number: 11-11535

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a death row inmate, appealed the denial of his petition for writ of habeas corpus under 28 U.S.C. 2254. The court concluded that the state court's conclusion that trial counsel did not provide ineffective ass...

Burton W. Wiand, et al v. Brian L. Meeker
Date: July 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11526
Michael Antwon Howard v. Jacquez Memnon, et al
Date: July 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12049
Jeanty, Jr. v. Warden, FCI - Miami  
Date: July 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14931

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, proceeding pro se, appealed the denial of his 28 U.S.C. 2241 petition for writ of habeas corpus. Petitioner contended that the district court erred in ruling that he could not rely on Alleyne v. United States...

USA v. Rahkeem Butler
Date: July 15, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15517
Arlanda Arnay Smith v. M. L. Mercer, et al.
Date: July 14, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14322
Joe Winborn v. Supreme Beverage Company Inc.
Date: July 14, 2014
Docket Number: 12-16324
Martino Ramos v. Department of Corrections
Date: July 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12694
Arlanda Arnay Smith v. M.L. Mercer, et al.
Date: July 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13776
Kay Yates Newberry v. Commissioner, Social Security Administration
Date: July 14, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15072
USA v. Niarco Garcia
Date: July 14, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10225
J.B.D. Construction, Inc. v. Mid-Continent Casualty Company
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10138
Marcelino Ramirez v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12422
Xuejun Chen v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13014
USA v. Simeon A. Huntley, III
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13139
Joseph Harper v. Jeremiah Davis, et al
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13190
Martha Bogert Powell v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13826
USA v. Ricardo Vigne
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14252
USA v. Armando Jaimez
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14475
USA v. Hubert Rivas-Granados
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15527
Mamie Cook-Benjamin v. MHM Correctional Services, Inc., et al
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15960
USA v. Kelvin Smith
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10010
William Broughton v. Suntrust Mortgage, Inc.
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10263
USA v. Troy Douglas Brimm
Date: July 11, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10564
USA v. John F. Williams
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 12-13630
United States v. Estrella  
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15815

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, convicted of illegal reentry, appealed the district court's application of a 16-level guideline enhancement under U.S.S.G. 2L1.2(b)(1)(A)(ii). The court concluded that defendant's conviction under Fla. Stat. 7...

USA v. John F. Williams
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10751
Crawford v. LVNV Funding, LLC, et al.  
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12389

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2008, plaintiff filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy. During the proceeding, LVNV filed a proof of claim to collect the Heilig-Meyers debt, notwithstanding the limitations period had expired four years earlier. At issue on...

The Royalty Network, Inc., et al. v. Harris, et al.  
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12460

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant and his company, Phat Groov Music, appealed the district court's denial of their motion to dismiss a complaint filed by the Royalty Network and others. The court concluded that it had appellate jurisdiction und...

USA v. James R. MacArthur
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13435
USA v. Karriece Quontrell Davis
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14498
Stephen McKitt v. Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, et al.
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14921
USA v. Daniel Aguilar-Gonzalez
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15031
USA v. Michael D. Neely
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15098
Eric S. Dawson, Jr. v. Ameritox, Ltd.
Date: July 10, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10084
USA v. Leonard P. Bogdan, Jr.
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14910
Hittson v. GDCP Warden  
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 12-16103

Justia Opinion Summary: The district court granted petitioner, convicted of murder and sentenced to death, a certificate of appealability (COA), on his Brady claims, and this court expanded the COA to include his ineffective-assistance-of-couns...

Veronza L. Bowers, Jr. v. United States Parole Commission, Warden
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 12-16560
Christopher James Peer v. Daniel Warfield Lewis
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11554
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. v. William N. Asma, et al
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14196
USA v. Donyel James Fitts
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14229
USA v. Nannette M. Cobb
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14665
Amanda Deloach Slappey v. USA
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15411
Enrique Mejia Chavez v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15486
USA v. Demetrius Revere
Date: July 9, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10286
United States v. Muzio  
Date: July 8, 2014
Docket Number: 10-13325

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted of one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, two counts of substantive wire fraud, six counts of securities fraud, and two counts of making false statements to agents of the SEC and FBI. At is...

Cummings v. Dept. of Corrections, et al.  
Date: July 8, 2014
Docket Number: 11-13507

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against four prison officials under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging violations of his constitutional rights and seeking money damages. The jury returned a verdict for the defense and plaintiff filed a motio...

Marc Pierre Hall v. Warden, FCC Coleman - USP I
Date: July 8, 2014
Docket Number: 12-12892
Campbell v. Air Jamaica Ltd., et al.  
Date: July 8, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14860

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against Air Jamaica and Caribbean Airlines, seeking recovery under Article 17 and 19 of the Montreal Convention, S. Treaty Doc. No. 106-45, 2242 U.N.T.S. 350, a multilateral treaty setting rules for...

Stoufflet v. United States  
Date: July 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10874

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner pleaded guilty to charges related to his conspiracy with others to establish an online pharmacy in violation of federal law. At issue on appeal was whether petitioner could collaterally attack the voluntarines...

USA v. Robbie Louis Reason
Date: July 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12582
USA v. Donald Sargent
Date: July 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13331
USA v. Geminas Brown
Date: July 8, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13377
Lorna Beach-Mathura v. American Airlines, Inc.
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 10-12066
Jorge Luis Aranguren-Suarez v. USA
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11534
United States v. Charles  
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11863

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his sentence after pleading guilty to conspiring to use unauthorized access devices. The court vacated the district court's sentence and remanded for resentencing without a two-level increase for traff...

Sadriddin Aslievich Nasriev, et al v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12727
USA v. Vincent Glover
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12858
USA v. Kinzie DeCarlos Thomas
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12880
USA v. Manuel Herrera-Lopez
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13563
USA v. Fred Holton
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14010
USA v. Randall Pitts
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14370
Tracy D. Crow v. Commissioner, Social Security Administration
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14813
USA v. Lonnie Pittman
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14837
USA v. Justin Mosely
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15365
USA v. Cecil Anthony Dortch
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15717
USA v. Anes Joseph
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15860
Brian Mead v. Doug Pierce
Date: July 7, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10447
Booth, et al. v. Pasco Cty., FL, et al.  
Date: July 3, 2014
Docket Numbers: 12-13389, 12-4194

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit against the County and Union, alleging violations of federal and state civil rights statutes. The jury found that the County subjected plaintiffs to fitness-for-duty examinations because of their gr...

Anthony Booth, et al v. Pasco County, Florida, et al
Date: July 3, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14194
USA v. Marianela Terrero, et al.
Date: July 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10821
Julien Garcon v. State of Florida, et al.
Date: July 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12463
USA v. Donald Ray Ceasar
Date: July 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14091
Goodwin v. Reynolds, et al.  
Date: July 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14621

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit in state court against defendants, alleging theories of negligence, vicarious liability, and premises liability. Although one defendant is a citizen of the forum state, two non-forum defendants remo...

HTC Leleu Family Trust v. Piper Aircraft, Inc.
Date: July 3, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15089
R.L., et al. v. Miami-Dade Cty. Sch. Bd.  
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 12-14880

Justia Opinion Summary: The Board challenged the district court's decision to award O.L.'s parents reimbursement for one-on-one instruction outside the school setting as well as some of their attorney's fees. The parents cross-appealed the dist...

Harold A. Taylor v. Teakdecking Systems, Inc.
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12057
Loretta J. Boone v. City of McDonough, et al.
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14323
USA v. Willie Bentley
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14362
Ruga v. U.S. Attorney General  
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14377

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a native and citizen of Albania, sought review of the BIA's decision affirming the IJ's finding that she was subject to removal and ineligible for relief from deportation because she knowingly filed a frivolo...

USA v. John W. Rudolph
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14916
USA v. Lamar Sintel Pringle
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15055
USA v. Lamar Sintel Pringle
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15056
USA v. Darrell Len Hamilton
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15070
USA v. Lamar Sintel Pringle
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15101
USA v. Benjamin Caine
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 13-15379
USA v. Jeffery Barnes
Date: July 2, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10027
Estate of Michelle Evette McCall, et al. v. USA
Date: July 1, 2014
Docket Number: 09-16375
USA v. Pikerson Mentor
Date: July 1, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10611
Biljana Pivac v. Component Services & Logistics, Inc.
Date: July 1, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11699
Narconon Spring Hill, Inc. v. Hernando County, Florida
Date: July 1, 2014
Docket Number: 13-12014
Matthew Paul Morris v. Paul C. May, et al
Date: July 1, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13996
Rodriguez v. Secretary, FL DOC  
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 11-13273

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, sentenced to death for committing three murders during the course of a burglary, appealed the district court's denial of his petition for a writ of habeas corpus. The court concluded that it could not grant f...

Finnerty v. Stiefel Laboratories, Inc., et al.  
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Numbers: 12-13947, 12-15060, 12-15642

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against SLI alleging violations of section 10(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and accompanying Rule 10b-5, 15 U.S.C. 78j and 17 C.F.R. 240.10b-5. Plaintiff alleged that SLI withheld materia...

Timothy Finnerty v. Stiefel Laboratories, Inc., et al.
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15060
Timothy Finnerty v. Stiefel Laboratories, Inc., et al.
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 12-15642
Securities and Exchange Commission v. Joseph J. Monterosso, et al.
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10341
Charles Jackson Friedlander v. USA
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 13-10439
Amber Hatcher, et al v. Shannon Fusco
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 13-11989
Richard Lee Mullinax v. Frank McKeithen, et al.
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13631
Elias Gaston Martinic Reyes, et al. v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 13-13702
USA v. Marshall H. Foskey
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14327
USA v. William Robert Hosey
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 13-14788
Charlton Paul Green v. State of Georgia, et al
Date: June 30, 2014
Docket Number: 14-10098