2017 Eleventh Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Opinions 1 - 500 of 1785

USA v. Bacari McCarthren
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 13-13523
Maggie O. Tsavaris v. Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17356
Earle Yaffa, et al v., SunSouth Bank, et al
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10368
Michael Pierce, et al. v. Clayton County, Georgia, et al.
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10815
Bozorgmehr Pouyeh v. Public Health Trust of Jackson Health System, et al
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12749
USA v. Daryon B. Howard
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-13257
USA v. Domenico Rabuffo, et al.
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 14-14585
USA v. Marcus Porter
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17014
The Coastal Bank, et al v. G. Glen Martin, et al
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11998
Hancock v. Cape  
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-14284

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, an inmate, filed a pro se complaint against a Peace Officer and others under 42 U.S.C. 1983. Plaintiff filed suit more than two years after the alleged incident giving rise to his claim occurred, but filed his...

Hammett v. Paulding County, Georgia  
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15764

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's grant of summary judgment to defendants in an action alleging excessive force against Daniel Hammett. Hammett was shot and killed by an officer in a confrontation during...

USA v. Royce Thermon Johnson
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16300
Kristian Horneland v. United of Omaha Insurance Company
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16935
USA v. Michael Lermos-Hernandez
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17146
Original Appalachian Artworks, Inc. v. Jakks Pacific, Inc.
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11513
Frances Alvarado v. Mentor Corporation, et al
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-10119, 16-10120, 16-10122, 16-10124, 16-10351, 16-10354, 16-10355, 16-10356, 16-10357, 16-11520, 16-11519, 16-12841, 16-14364, 16-16600
David Lee Green v. Secretary, Florida Department of Corrections, et al
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11239
USA v. Nester Leon
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15524
USA v. Ramon Valles, III
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15875
Samoil Pruteanu v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17757
USA v. Quinton Jackson
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10302
USA v. Milton Minter
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10424
USA v. Ernesto Cabanas-Torres
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10644
MT. Hawley Insurance Company v. Miami River Port Terminal, LLC, et al
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10770
USA v. Deon Toril Hepburn
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10850
Robert Joseph Sarhan v. Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Prisons
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-13834
Rimmer v. Secretary, FL DOC  
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-14257

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit withdrew its prior opinion and issued this opinion in its place. The court affirmed the district court's denial of petitioner's 28 U.S.C. 2254 habeas petition and held that the state court's denial o...

Andres Gregory, et al. v. Miami-Dade County, Florida, et al.
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17093
USA v. Reinaldo Arteaga
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17306
Michael Horsley v. Secretary, Department of Corrections, et al
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10518
Paulino Granda v. USA
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10725
Edwin Posada Pabon v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10896
Monica Anne Cappetta v. North Fulton Eye Center
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11581
Bonnie Lucas, et al v. USAA Casualty Insurance Company
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12676
Peter Meyer v. Gwinnett County, et al
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-13287, 17-11270
Chun Hei Lam v. USA
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11766
SCL Basilisk AG v. Agribusiness United Savannah Logistics LLC  
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15535

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of relief in an action brought by SCL Basilisk against Thorco for an order requiring the posting of a security by Agribusiness Savannah, Agribusiness United, Agri...

USA v. Desmond Alexander
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16921
Ronney Stuckey v. Michael L. Crews, et al
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10247
USA v. Blake Smith
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10285
Rogelio Aroldo Cabrera v. CMG Development LLC, et al
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10567
Joseph Roberts v. FNB South of Alma, Georgia
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11269
USA v. Bernard Eugene McKinney, II
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10300
USA v. Kevin Bristol Patterson
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10999
Angeline Carole Nono Mbukam v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11250
USA v. Destin Whitmore
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11753
Roossevelt Goguette, et al v. U.S. Bank National Association
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17017
USA v. Jose Fidel Magana
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17341
United States v. Luis Alicea  
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17545

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed defendant's conviction after he pleaded guilty to drug and firearm offenses. The court held that the district court did not clearly err in applying a base offense level of 20 based on defend...

USA v. Mario Senior
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17738
USA v. Livingston Samuels
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10299
USA v. Hilda Gaona-Calderon
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10718
USA v. DeAngelo A. Rome
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10910
Marianne Malley v. Royal Caribbean Cruises LTD
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11437
USA v. Nelson Hernandez-Tores
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Numbers: 17-11618, 17-11653
Robert Peede v. Attorney General, State of FL, et al
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-10982, 15-12077
Jimmie Canupp, Jr. v. John Paul, et al.
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11073
Carlos Marcano, Jr. v. USA
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16337
USA v. Cordell Felix
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16457
Patrick J. Grady v. United States Government, et al
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10586
USA v. Juan Rafael Chavez
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10949
Jarnard M. Williams v. Warden
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10988
Patrick Hannon v. Secretary, FL DOC, et al.
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-14935
United States v. Davis  
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10789

Justia Opinion Summary: Alabama's first degree sexual abuse statute, as interpreted by the Alabama Supreme Court, does not necessarily include as an element the use, attempted use, or threatened use of violent physical force. Defendant appealed...

Gbolahan Babagbemileke Majekodunmi v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17694
USA v. Yancey Jack Garringer
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11284
USA v. Shukree Simmons
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11916
Melvin Blough v. Morris Silberman, et al
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12190
Michael Frank Burgess v. USA
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: 15-12045
Kimberly Brinson v. Secetary, Department of Corrections, et al.
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10043
Carol Gorczyca v. MSC Cruises, S.A.
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15491
Laura Pena v. Christopher Marcus, et al.
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17635
USA v. Markeith Cox
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10340
Hargress v. Social Security Administration  
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11683

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the denial of disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income (SSI) to plaintiff. The court held that substantial evidence supported the ALJ's decision to give little weight t...

USA v. Michael Sassnett
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12356
Nelson Garcia v. Secretary, Florida Department of Corrections, et al
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16339
USA . Michael Michalak
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11039
USA v. Khaled K. Shaheen
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11917
Charles J. Greene v. Alabama Department of Public Health
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12484
USA v. Michael Sassnett
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12356
USA v. Carson William Matute-Rankin
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14683
Federal Trade Commission v. Michael W. Lanier
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16524
USA v. Miguel Manriquez
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17311
USA v. Ontarian Green
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17486
Rosemary Wright, et al v. Dish Network, LLC, et al
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17740
Liu Yanni v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10885
Turbeville v. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority  
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11083

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of plaintiff's complaint against FINRA and its denial of plaintiff's motion to remand the case to Florida state court. The court held that removal was proper i...

United States v. Longoria  
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17645

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed defendant's conviction of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and his sentence of fifteen years in prison under the Armed Career Criminal Act (ACCA), 18 U.S.C. 924(e)(1). The court...

Richard Leonard v. Zwicker & Associates, P.C.
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10174
USA v. Tasmine Shawaun Boatwright
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10278
USA v. Jonathan Claret
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17291
Arthur C. Johnson v. Coffee County Commissioner, et al
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10387
USA v. Jeffrey Ihm
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10523
USA v. Emmanuel Ambrosio
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10572
Jean A. Saint VIl, et al v. Wells Fargo Bank N.A., et al
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10666
Jane Taylor v. James Moskow
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10847
USA v. Hector Camirlo Espinoza-Guido
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10878
USA v. Miguel Trevino
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11228
USA v. Abel Sabino-Hernandez
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11562
United States v. Martinez Mathews  
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11191

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit vacated defendant's 60-month sentence, holding that the district court erroneously concluded that it lacked any legal authority to grant an acceptance-of-responsibility reduction under USSG 3E1.1. Th...

Charles J. Eato v. Secretary, Florida Department of Corrections, et al
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15688
R & R Ground Maintenance Inc. v. Alabama Power Company, et al
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16788
Seana Barnett v. Sara MacArthur, et al
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17179
USA v. Cero Castro Cajado
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17188
USA v. Derek Lamar Reddick
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17222
West Alabama Women's Center v. Miller  
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17296

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendants appealed the grant of a preliminary injunction in this case. The Eleventh Circuit dismissed the appeal as moot pursuant to Grupo Mexicano de Desarrollo S.A. v. Alliance Bond Fund, Inc., 527 U.S. 308, 315, 119...

Gregory James Eddins v. State of Alabama, et al.
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10223
Egor Viktorovich Rubanov, et al. v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10261
USA v. Walkin De Leon Peralta
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10603
Antonio Doll v. Secretary, Florida Department of Corrections, et al.
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 15-13994
Kirsha Brown v. Orange County Corrections Dept., et al.
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12283
USA v. Dyrell Leshaun Davis
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14405
Christopher Chapman v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-15851, 16-15852
Maurice Daniels v. USA
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16338
Rebecca Sue Sims v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17117
USA v. Luis Prieto, Jr.
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17436
Minli Wang v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17563
USA v. DeWayne Bradley
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11169
Jimmy Meders v. Warden, GDP
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Numbers: 14-14178, 15-14734
Norma N. Serrano-Molina v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10317
Ellis Mashburn, Jr. v. Commissioner, Alabama Department of Corrections
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-11408
Terry N. Taylor v. Melisa Combs Forsyth, et al.
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12872
Roderick Billups v. Emerald Coast Utilities Authority
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10391
USA v. Deandrick Keyon Bacon
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11106
Technology Training Assoc. v. Buccaneers Limited Partnership  
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11710

Justia Opinion Summary: Cin-Q filed suit in 2013, alleging that Buccaneers was responsible for unsolicited faxes that violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, 47 U.S.C. 227 (the Cin-Q case). Medical & Chiropractic Clinic eventually joine...

Elizabeth Leigh Butler v. Paul Tremblay
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12607
Palaxar Group LLC, et al. v. Charles T. Rahn
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 14-14745
Harris v. Commissioner, Alabama Department of Corrections  
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-14484

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the denial of a petition for habeas relief based on the ineffective assistance of counsel at the guilt phase of petitioner's trial. Petitioner alleged that she was denied effective assistanc...

Jackson v. United States  
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16472

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner appealed the district court's order dismissing her motion to vacate, set aside, or correct her sentence, filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 2255. The Eleventh Circuit held that it lacked jurisdiction over the appeal...

Chandra Fields v. Department of Juvenile Justice
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17302
Larry E. Klayman v. Stephanie DeLuca, et al.
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-13725
Heather Yates v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16877
USA v. Robert Lewis Morgan
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10582
USA v. Andy Armas
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10837
USA v. Jamar Bradley
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12212
Julian Rigby, et al. v. Philip Morris USA Inc., et al.
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16831
Smith v. United States  
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17425

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of plaintiff's complaint for failure to state a claim. Plaintiff's claim arose out of an agreement she entered into with a non-party FBI confidential informant...

James Bryson Graham v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., et al.
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17615
United States v. Dixon  
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10503

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed defendant's sentence at the bottom of the guideline range after he pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. The court held that Florida's domestic-battery-b...

Archie L. Jenkins v. Secretary, Department of Corrections, et al
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10747
A+ Restorations, Inc. v. Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Company
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11387
JYSK Bed'N Linen v. Monosij Dutta-Roy
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Numbers: 13-15309, 15-14859
Lavarn C. Watson v. Governor of Georgia, et al
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15427
Christopher Shawn Linton v. USA
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15486
USA v. Michael Bernard Johnson
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10007
USA v. Timothy Jevon Sewell
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10637
Eghnayem v. Boston Scientific Corp.  
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11818

Justia Opinion Summary: BSC appealed from various orders and a final judgment in favor of plaintiff, who alleged substantial injuries caused by the Pinnacle Pelvic Floor Repair Kit that was manufactured and sold by BSC. The Eleventh Circuit aff...

Major Fortson, et al. v. City of Baldwin, et al.
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16331
USA v. Oscar Victor Cuello-Frias
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16334
Estate of Juanita Jackson v. Schron  
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16462

Justia Opinion Summary: This appeal arose when the estates of several deceased nursing home patients filed a series of wrongful death suits against a network of nursing homes, which resulted in $1 billion in empty chair judgments against the ne...

USA v. Guillermo Horta-Alvarez
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16757
Scott J. Moore, et al. v. Seterus, Inc., et al.
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17571
Witkin Design Group v. Travelers Property Casualty Company of America
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10488
Jerry Elrod v. Dolgencorp, LLC
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10715
USA v. Jacquel Searles
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11945
USA v. Stanley Aubrey Baker
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11947
Randall Lamont Rolle v. Emily Glenn, et al
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12027
USA v. Eneshia Carlyle
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-12977
Krawczuk v. Secretary, FL DOC  
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15068

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of a 28 U.S.C. 2254 petition for writ of habeas corpus, alleging that defense counsel rendered ineffective assistance in the investigation and presentation of mit...

Kirby Mohammed v. Jacksonville Hospitalists, P.A.
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15620
USA v. David Cilla
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11297
USA v. Samuel David Alvarado
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12416
USA v. Benjie Earl Wright
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12979
Rachel Pinkston v. University of South Florida Board of Trustees, et al
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16929
USA v. Michael Terrill Faircloth
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17471
USA v. Jonathan Robert Tarver
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17533
Zakir Hossain v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17535
USA v. Sims Jerome Collins
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10454
Artez Hammonds v. Commissioner, AL DOC
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-11797
Mitchell v. Warden  
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12043

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit reversed the district court's dismissal of a complaint alleging that prison staff were deliberately indifferent to Blair Mitchell's serious medical needs in violation of his Eighth Amendment rights....

USA v. Donald C. Brigman
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12777
USA v. Darius Harbin
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14412
Mercurius Jallim v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16775
Mary Margaret Lupardus v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16806
Rene Israel Rivera-Perez v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17695
USA v. Jeremy James
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10284
Superior Consulting Services, Inc. v. Shaklee Corporation
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11210
USA v. Juan Carlos Cordova-Alvarado
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11277
USA v. Damian Mayol
Date: October 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11617
TYR Tactical, LLC v. Protective Products Enterprises, LLC, et al
Date: October 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16747
USA v. Jorge Chavez
Date: October 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17439
USA v. Joseph Belcik
Date: October 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17558
USA v. Demetrius Gregory Floyd
Date: October 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10657
Kristy Hunter v. Social Security Administration, Commissioner
Date: October 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11557
World of Beer Franchising, Inc. v. MWB Development I, LLC, et al
Date: October 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12870
USA v. Adrian Labar Ingram
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 15-11868
USA v. Larry Hyman
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12291
Eduardo A. Julien v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16635
USA v. Joseph Harvey, et al.
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10171
Derrick Rogers v. USA
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10219
Darryl Tyrone Repress v. USA
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10844
USA v. Clinton Coleman, Jr.
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12949
USA v. Woodrow Andrew Clark
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16277
Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor v. Preston  
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10833

Justia Opinion Summary: Section 1113(1)'s statute of repose in the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), 29 U.S.C. 11131(a), is subject to express waiver. In this interlocutory appeal, the Eleventh Circuit was asked to answer a certi...

Joe Daniel Holt, Jr. v. Robert M. Baker, et al.
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12714
USA v. Mark Adam Shaw
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14216
USA v. John Crowe
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10455
Brenda Hamilton, et al. v. Louis Roberts, III, et al.
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10521
Kennedy N. Omanwa v. Catoosa County, Georgia, et al.
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11041
USA v. Jeffrey Thomas Gola
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Numbers: 17-11385, 16-15841
Angela Molina v. Aurora Loan Services, LLC, et al.
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-10456, 16-17401
USA v. Jeffrey Brian Mobley
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12969
Christopher Edward Hallett v. State of Ohio, et al
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14969
Dennis Lee Kemp v. USAA Casualty Insurance Company
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-15087, 16-15169
Erskine James McKinley v. USA
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16188
ZVI Kurtzman v. Nationstar Mortgage LLC, et al
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17236
Jawad Ali v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17308
Joseph L. Cooler v. Layne Christensen Company
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17773
Isidora Rivera v. Royal Caribbean Cruises LTD
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10089
USA v. Patrick Willie Smith
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10500
USA v. Romial Jacques
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10573
Joyce Taylor-Williams v. Raymond Rembert, et al.
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10961
Novum Structures, LLC v. Choate Construction Company, Inc.
Date: October 6, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15584
Arevalo v. U.S. Attorney General  
Date: October 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11458

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit denied the petition for review and held that the BIA's interpretation of 8 U.S.C. 1182(h) was reasonable where the agency concluded that petitioner was not entitled to relief under the Special Rule b...

Scott Axel v. Fields Motorcars of Florida, Inc.
Date: October 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-13829
United States v. George  
Date: October 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14812

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit vacated defendant's 259 month sentence after he was convicted of multiple crimes stemming from his drug-dealing and identity-theft activities. The court held that the district court did not clearly e...

USA v. Kenny Grover
Date: October 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16313
USA v. Maurice Williams
Date: October 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16405
USA v. Azell Tywon Canty
Date: October 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17118
USA v. Enrique Vinales
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Numbers: 12-15168, 16-17660
USA v. Davie Julian Rodriguez
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15802
Lorie Potter v. Don Williford
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-13030, 16-15743
Brenda Salter v. Wilbur Mitchell, et al.
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14703
Jose Luis Gonzalez v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15100
USA v. Yannier Arias
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16063
Raymond Berthiaume v. David T. Smith, et al.
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16345
USA v. Telesforo Lozano
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16683
USA v. James Vernon Battle
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17257
USA v. Quiyontay Sanders
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10596
USA v. Edd Colbert Jones, III
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11891
Lambrix v. Secretary, DOC  
Date: October 5, 2017
Docket Number: 17-14413

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit granted the State's motion to vacate the district court's certification of appealability and denied petitioner's stay of execution. Petitioner contended that his federal Due Process, Equal Protection...

USA v. Quartavious Davis
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Numbers: 12-12928, 16-11477
USA v. Octavio Sanchez
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10279
USA v. Craig Michael Hathcock
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11962
USA v. Vernon Rashaad Jiggetts
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16174
USA v. Tony Donnell Mathis
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16312
Leslie Reilly v. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17461
USA v. Jose Martinez Santelices
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10334
USA v. Elias Morales
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11717
Carl Jeffrey Payne v. J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11808
In re: Gatewood Walden, Ex Parte
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11856
Does 1-98 v. Boies, Schiller & Flexner, LLP
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11993
Rickey Shew, et al. v. William Horvath
Date: October 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-12023
Savannah College of Art and Design, Inc. v. Sportswear, Inc.  
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-13830

Justia Opinion Summary: SCAD appealed the district court's grant of summary judgment in favor of Sportswear in an action where SCAD asserted a number of claims against Sportswear, including service mark infringement under 15 U.S.C. 1114; unfair...

Brian A. Sidman v. Joseph P. Dougherty, et al
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15000
James Alexander Carter v. Broward County Sheriff Office, et al
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11649
Shockley v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue  
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-13473

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the decisions of the tax court upholding the Commissioner's transferee liability assessment against petitioners. Terry and Sandra Shockley sold their company, SCC, and reported their gains f...

Deandre Russell v. Redstone Federal Credit Union, et al
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15117
Stuart Marvin Reis v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15884
Conrad Scarry v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16356
USA v. Donald Broomfield
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16495
USA v. Carlos Renaldo Ware
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16762
David Pilver v. Hillsborough County, et al
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10058
USA v. Wayne Clyde Terry
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10073
Mariama Jallow v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10312
USA v. Jean Emmanuel Duval
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10429
USA v. Deandre Marqui Gray
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10524
USA v. Edwin Hernandez
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10880
USA v. Thomas F. Spellissy
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11067
Moses Langford v. Magnolia Advanced Materials, Inc.
Date: October 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11100
J.S., III v. The Houston County Board of Education
Date: October 2, 2017
Docket Number: 15-14306
USA v. Brian Patrick Gathers
Date: October 2, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15400
USA v. Charles Tyrone Walker
Date: October 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11395
Barrett v. Walker County School District  
Date: October 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11952

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit challenging the school board's policy governing public comment at its meetings. The Eleventh Circuit affirmed in part the district court's grant of a permanent injunction based on plaintiff's facial...

Henry M. Wells, III v. Powell Powell & Powell, PA, et al.
Date: October 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12104
USA v. Hamza Bendelladj
Date: October 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12133
Oscar Ariel Vallecio-Romero v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: October 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16786
USA v. Angelo Anton Shaw
Date: October 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16918
2051 Lush Apartments, LLC, et al. v. City of Lauderhill
Date: October 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17194
United States v. Green  
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 14-12830

Justia Opinion Summary: In light of the Eleventh Circuit's decision in United States v. Vail-Bailon, 868 F.3d 1293 (11th Cir. 2017), the court vacated its prior panel opinion and substituted this opinion, which has been revised only in Section...

Southern-Owners Insurance Co. v. Moore  
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15386

Justia Opinion Summary: Southern-Owners filed suit seeking a declaratory judgment absolving it of the duty to indemnify or defend Easdon Rhodes, or the other defendants, in an underlying negligence suit. The Fifth Circuit affirmed the district...

Jose Ramon Echemendia v. USA
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11727
Byron Rodolfo Recinos-Coronado v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12073
Federal Trade Commission v. Gail Daniels
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-13532
USA v. Ira Christopher Jackson
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14251
USA v. Thomsin Pierre
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15335
USA v. Issa Diallo
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15497
Tajuana Frazier v. Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16329
USA v. Manila Chicago
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16397
USA v. Kelvin Pace
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-16427, 16-16429
Steve Parton v. Blake Dorning, et al.
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16563
USA v. Lakisha Abney
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16774
Eddy Raphael Galeano v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16856
USA v. Jason Lee Dover
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17650
George Dagnesses v. Target Media Partners, et al.
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17802
Venus Jones v. J. Walsh, et al
Date: September 29, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11318
USA v. Karen Kallen-Zury
Date: September 28, 2017
Docket Numbers: 13-14144, 16-17358
Jonathan Morales v. Secretary, Florida Department of Corrections
Date: September 28, 2017
Docket Number: 13-15593
Reaves v. Secretary, Florida DOC  
Date: September 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-11225

Justia Opinion Summary: After the Florida Supreme Court rejected petitioner's appeal from the denial of his guilt stage ineffective assistance claim on remand, he filed in federal district court a 28 U.S.C. 2254 petition for writ of habeas corp...

Lake v. Skelton
Date: September 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-13124
Twanetta Rollins v. Cone Distributing, Inc.
Date: September 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15009
Terrance D. Durr v. Adams Beverages, Inc.
Date: September 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15285
Dwight E. Jordan v. The City of Darien, et al.
Date: September 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17721
William N. Lucy v. John Grow, II
Date: September 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10350
Tao Chen v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11529
North American Specialty Insurance Company v. Mark Allen Wells, et al
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10738
USA v. Quantrell Grace
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-12909, 16-17052
UA v. Cedric Duane Ryans
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15507
Kayla Thomas, et al. v. Nancy Buckner, et al.
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16142
USA v. Kewanda Love
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16647
USA v. Andre M. Straughn
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16945
USA v. Walter Ray Hamilton
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16983
USA v. Jose Neda
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17063
Harold B. Mason v. Georgia Department of Labor, et al.
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17085
Annie J. Ashment v. Joseph B. McCarthy
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10314
USA v. Robert Watson
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10442
USA v. Kevin Reaves
Date: September 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10771
Johnson v. Keybank National Assoc.  
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Numbers: 13-12082, 15-10779

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit reversed the district court's denial of KeyBank's motion to compel arbitration on grounds of unconscionability. The court looked to Ohio law to determine where plaintiff consented to arbitrate; plain...

Jorge Espinoza, et al. v. Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, LP, et al.
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 14-13933
BOBBY WALDROP v. COMMISSIONER, ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS, ET AL.
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10881
Griffith v. United States  
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-11877

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit reversed and remanded for an evidentiary hearing on an ineffective assistance of counsel claim involving the failure to challenge the quantity of methamphetamine attributed to petitioner. Because the...

Waldman v. Alabama Prison Commissioner  
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15535

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the dismissal of plaintiff's 42 U.S.C. 1983 action against five ADOC officials. Plaintiff alleged that the Alabama Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification Act (ASORCNA) and the...

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation v. William L. Amos, et al
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-10962, 16-13819
USA v. Laquitta S. Brackins
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15195
Armanda Coles v. Post Master General United States Postal Services
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15364
USA v. Richard Odell davis, III
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15570
Carmen Denise Diamond v. Bank of America
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16033
Tabatha Fuller v. Kroger Company (THE)
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16170
USA v. Quardarius Jalouis Demetric Arkeem Holley
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17125
USA v. Jeremy S. Daubon
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10396
John W. Harris v. Sunshine Health Agency, et al
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10828
USA v. Alexander Vugler
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11173
Dana Chapman v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11217
USA v. Clifford Lamar Vason
Date: September 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11378
Nam Dang v. Sheriff, Seminole County Florida, et al.
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-14842
Plaintiff v. Defendant
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10238
William Hecht v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, et al
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10447
Sonia Antionette Dodd v. USA
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11598
USA v. Timothy Michael Sedlak
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15844
USA v. Michael Kelly
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16619
Linda H. Moser v. Florida Department of Corrections
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16693
Mauricio Vilchiz-Bello v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16764
USA v. Airamis J. Williams
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16963
USA v. Robert M. Grafton, Jr.
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17326
Morrissey v. United States  
Date: September 25, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10685

Justia Opinion Summary: The money that a homosexual man paid to father children through in vitro fertilization—and in particular, to identify, retain, compensate, and care for the women who served as an egg donor and a gestational surrogate—was...

USA v. Stephanie Musselwhite, et al.
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10842
Pittman v. Secretary, FL DOC  
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-11807

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of habeas relief in a capital case where petitioner was convicted of three murders. The court held that the Florida Supreme Court's decision to exclude evidence r...

Kyle C. McClamma v. USA
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 15-14962
Thuong Mennella v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15845
David Frank Petrano, et al. v. Supreme Court of Florida, et al.
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16231
Beeman v. United States  
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16710

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner appealed the district court's denial of his 28 U.S.C. 2255 motion to vacate his 210-month sentence, arguing that he was entitled to resentencing pursuant to Johnson v. United States. The Eleventh Circuit affir...

Hart v. Credit Control, LLC  
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17126

Justia Opinion Summary: A voicemail can, and will, be considered a communication under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), 15 U.S.C. 1692, if the voicemail reveals that the call was from a debt collection company and provides instru...

Jaki Baez v. Specialized Loan Servicing, LLC
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17292
USA v. Ruben Alberto Montano Castro
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17555
Harrison Norris, Jr. v. USA
Date: September 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17741
Frank Young v. Secretary, Florida Department of Corrections
Date: September 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11149
James L. Stillwell, Jr. v. USA
Date: September 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12390
USA v. Anthony Wayne Morrison Lazzara
Date: September 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14290
Howard Paul Levy v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 21, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-14726, 16-14972
Gaines v. Wardynski  
Date: September 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15583

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a public school teacher, filed suit under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging that she was denied a promotion in violation of her First Amendment right to free speech and intimate association. The Fifth Circuit reversed...

John M. Barone v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Date: September 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16079
USA v. Ramone R. Bright
Date: September 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16127
Albert E. Brinson v. Pat Welsh, et al
Date: September 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17487
USA v. Terrence George
Date: September 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10687
USA v. Sonya Michelle Pittman
Date: September 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-13728
Tremaine Shenard Jackson v. USA
Date: September 20, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15552
Bergin v. Mentor Worldwide LLC  
Date: September 20, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-10119, 16-10120, 16-10122, 16-10124, 16-10351, 16-10354, 16-10355, 16-10356, 16-10357, 16-11520, 16-11519, 16-12841, 16-14364

Justia Opinion Summary: In this appeal arising from an allegedly defective surgical mesh implant, the Eleventh Circuit certified the following question to the Supreme Court of Texas: In a product liability case, does Texas' discovery rule requi...

USA v. John Walter Simmons
Date: September 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14700
United States v. Williams  
Date: September 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16444

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of defendant's motion to suppress evidence agents found in an outbuilding adjacent to defendant's main residence while they were executing a warrant for defendant...

Antoinette Pizzino v. NCL (Bahamas) Ltd.
Date: September 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16812
Plaintiff v. Defendant
Date: September 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17024
USA v. Rebecca Ann Norton
Date: September 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11035
USA v. Misael Rosario Pacheco, Sr.
Date: September 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16713
Emmanuel B. Adegbite v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17183
Willie Pearl Smith v. Hospital Authority of Cobb County, et al.
Date: September 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11512
Slater v. United Steel Corp.  
Date: September 18, 2017
Docket Number: 12-15548

Justia Opinion Summary: When a plaintiff takes inconsistent positions by pursuing in district court a civil claim that he failed to disclose as an asset in his bankruptcy proceedings, a district court may apply judicial estoppel to bar the plai...

USA v. Basilio Amaury Bron, Jr.
Date: September 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11929
USA v. Romancee Oshay George
Date: September 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12294
USA v. Juan Perez-Maldonado
Date: September 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15616
Keri Putman v. Social Security Administration, Commissioner
Date: September 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17223
Amanda Malphurs v. Cooling Towers Systems Inc., et al.
Date: September 18, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10170
Rosana Boulhosa Nassar v. Eduardo Boulhosa Nassar
Date: September 18, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10191
Hipolito Alejandro Felix v. USA
Date: September 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-13281
William A. White v. William Berger, Sr., et al
Date: September 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11606
Erodita Leka v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17579
USA v. Robert Bigney
Date: September 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11311
USA v. Bradley Eugene Ackerman
Date: September 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11589
Jesse Loor v. Jenny Bailey, et al.
Date: September 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11733
Jacqueline Ann Anteau v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: September 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17187
USA v. Lorenzo Jennings
Date: September 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17369
Markus Jamaal Rudolph v. Commissioner, Social Security Administration
Date: September 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10190
USA v. Aneuri Manzueta
Date: September 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10564
USA v. Eric Jermaine Spivey, et al.
Date: September 13, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15023
USA v. Arsenio Brundidge
Date: September 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10571
USA v. David Peterson
Date: September 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15603
USA v. Desmond Shotwell
Date: September 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15935
USA v. Anthony Morais
Date: September 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11101
Robert Liebman v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
Date: September 8, 2017
Docket Numbers: 14-13197, 16-17440
Terrence Demetrius Nesbitt v. USA
Date: September 8, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-11970, 16-13868
Michael Baysen v. Secretary, Florida Department of Corrections
Date: September 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-13622
USA v. Ramone Spruill
Date: September 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15488
USA v. Anton Lemar Dames
Date: September 8, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-16195, 16-17617, 17-11482
USA v. Hollie Remillard
Date: September 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16881
Asazuh Mobley v. USA
Date: September 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10016
USA v. Ray Eugene Collins
Date: September 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10595
GEICO General Insurance Company v. Michael Berguiristain, et al
Date: September 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11010
Marlene Dorta v. Citibank National Association, et al
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Number: 14-11884
Quality Auto Painting Center of Roselle, Inc. v. State Farm Indemnity Co.  
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-14160, 15-14162, 15-14178, 15-14179, 15-14180

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit reversed the dismissal of five complaints filed by automobile body shops, asserting federal antitrust and state tort claims against insurance companies. The court held that the shops pleaded enough f...

Hicks v. Tuscaloosa, Alabama  
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-13003

Justia Opinion Summary: The plain reading of the Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) covers discrimination against breastfeeding mothers. Plaintiff filed suit against the police department under the PDA and the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA...

USA v. Vernon Anthony Reid
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14772
Steven Mark Hayden v. Robert S. Vance, Jr., et al
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15326
United States v. Masino  
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15451

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendants Larry and Dixie Masino were indicted for conspiracy to commit wire fraud, operating an illegal gambling business, conspiracy to commit money laundering, and money laundering. A federal grand jury returned a su...

USA v. Jimmy Anfield
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16146
USA v. Anton Lemar Dames
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-16195, 16-17617, 17-11482
Derek Quinn v. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC, et al
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17442
Kimberly Coheley v. Social Security Administration
Date: September 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17523
USA v. Paul F. Wrubleski
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 14-12293
Lisa R. Lee v. USA
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 14-15095
United States v. Focia  
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15643

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed defendant's conviction and sentence for dealing in firearms without a federal firearms license, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 922(a)(1)(A), and selling firearms to unlicensed residents of states...

USA v. Stanley J. Kowalewski
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11969
Jamilia D. Jones v. AllState Insurance Co.
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15628
Sears, Roebuck and Co. v. Hardin Construction Group, Inc., et al
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16969
Sharon Ann Ransom v. Richard Sherman
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17443
Pamela M. Timbes v. Deutche Bank National Trust Company, et al
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10556
Renasant Bank Inc. v. EarthResources of Franklin County LLC, et al
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11419
West v. Commissioner, Alabama DOC  
Date: September 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11536

Justia Opinion Summary: This appeal involved four of a group of twelve cases filed by death row inmates challenging the constitutionality of the State's lethal injection protocol. The Eleventh Circuit reversed the dismissal of the four cases, h...

USA v. Craig D. Near, et al
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 15-15590
Timothy D. Woulard v. Secretary, Department of Corrections, et al
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10469
United States v. Jeri  
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11418

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of defendant's motion for a new trial after he was convicted of importing a controlled substance and of possessing a controlled substance with the intent to distr...

Victor Lamar Clement v. Carl Lively
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11660
Alvaro Vazquez-Ramirez v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-13920
USA v. Ronet Blanc
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-13937
USA v. Jeremy L. Addison
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16807
USA v. Patrick Darrell Williams
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16977
Rubin Dexter Baxter v. USA
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17756
USA v. Garfield Cargill
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10237
USA v. Cesar Macario Martinez
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10249
Ryoko Cunningham v. Terrance Cunningham, et al
Date: September 5, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11139
USA v. Frankie Jermaine Anderson
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 15-14131
Grayson v. Warden, ADOC  
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-15732, 16-17167, 16-16876

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, death row inmates, filed suit challenging the constitutionality of Alabama's execution protocol. The Eighth Circuit vacated the district court's grant of summary judgment for the ADOC and held that genuine is...

James E. Baumann v. PNC Bank, National Association
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12615
Lester Carpenter Reed v. Charles Brock
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14893
USA v. Denis Miguel Pineda
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15673
Angela Lambert v. Worldwide Marketing Technologies Corporation, et al.
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15992
G4S Secure Solutions Inc. v. NLRB
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16698
Multiquimica Dominicana, S.A. v. Chemo International, Inc.
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16784
USA v. Ruben Antonio Santana Pimenta
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16813
USA v. Todd Christian Van Linda
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17054
USA v. Christopher Bernard Thompson
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17472
Cynthia W. Taylor v. Georgia Power Company
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17632
Aubrey Lauhoff v. Quality Correctional Health Care, Inc., et al.
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10121
USA v. Moses Simmons
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10262
USA v. Juan David Acosta
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Numbers: 17-10570, 17-11498
Melissa Wylie v. Island Hotel Company Limited, et al.
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10581
Crooked Creek Properties, Inc. v. Richard Ensley, et al
Date: September 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10958
USA v. Stephanie Lorraine Prendergast
Date: August 31, 2017
Docket Number: 15-13876
Ivory S. Glenn v. M. Smith, et al.
Date: August 31, 2017
Docket Number: 15-14261
Julissa Bradshaw v. Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company
Date: August 31, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11125
Donnie Cleveland Lance v. Warden, Georgia Diagnostic Prison
Date: August 31, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15008
USA v. Byron McCollum
Date: August 31, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15063
USA v. Franz P. Cannet
Date: August 31, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16801
USA v. Everett Jerome Tripodis
Date: August 31, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17377
USA v. Timothy Dale Washington, II
Date: August 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10059
Alphonso L. Lee, Jr. v. Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Georgia, et al.
Date: August 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10764
USA v. Kewarren Lamar Jones
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-10419, 15-10420
Ela v. Destefano  
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11548

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against a sheriff's deputy for improperly accessing and viewing her private information on Florida driver's license databases. The district court granted plaintiff's motion for judgment as a matter o...

USA v. Robert Wade Umbach, et al
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11588
USA v. Sadarrevin Kendrick
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-13395
Rebecca K. Yarbrough v. Iris Tatom, et al.
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15905
Constantin Afanasie Rotaru, et al. v. U.S. Attorney General
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16634
Denise M. Womble v. Commissioner of Social Security
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17116
Bryant Davis v. Daniel Lang
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10069
USA v. Eddys Faraminan
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10530
Kary Suceli Lopez Barillas v. Field Office Director, et al.
Date: August 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-11881
USA v. Darcy Piloto
Date: August 29, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-13589, 17-10184
Charles E. Gore v. Jacobs Engineering Group
Date: August 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10950
USA v. Rick Lee Evans
Date: August 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11651
USA v, Christopher Antonio Lewis
Date: August 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11940
Patricia G. Guthrie v. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage NA, et al
Date: August 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-12207
USA v. Anthony Swaby
Date: August 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17780
Oden, LLC v. City of Rome, Georgia
Date: August 29, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10719
USA v. David L. Bullock
Date: August 29, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10721
USA v. Gabriel Jiminez-Antunez
Date: August 28, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-10224, 16-17731
USA v. Brian Robert Harling
Date: August 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10969
Llewellen Fernando Smith v. Warden, FCC Coleman - Low
Date: August 28, 2017
Docket Number: 15-13996
USA v. Mikel Alemin Craig
Date: August 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-10083
USA v. Joseph L. Pasquale
Date: August 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11625
United States v. Vail-Bailon  
Date: August 25, 2017
Docket Number: 15-10351

Justia Opinion Summary: The Eleventh Circuit granted the government's petition to rehear this case en banc and held that Florida felony battery does categorically qualify as a crime of violence under USSG 2L1.2 of the Guidelines. The en banc co...

USA v. Reginald Eugene Grimes, Sr.
Date: August 25, 2017
Docket Numbers: 15-14533, 15-14625
USA v. Andrew Cunningham, III
Date: August 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14153
USA v. Joh Dwayne Riley
Date: August 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-14950
Alexander Harvin v. JP Morgan Chase bank N.A.
Date: August 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15416
USA v. Tarmarley Jahwada Orr
Date: August 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16779
Fred Dalton Brooks v. Deputy Warden William Powell
Date: August 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16853
Ralph A. Udick v. The State of Florida
Date: August 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17321