2022 Third Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

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Rashid Abdulai v. Attorney General United States
Date: August 10, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2305
USA v. Trance Kale
Date: August 10, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1515
USA v. Jihad Garrett
Date: August 10, 2022
Docket Number: 22-2129
USA v. Marcus Walker
Date: August 9, 2022
Docket Number: 15-4062
France v. Bernstein  
Date: August 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3425

Justia Opinion Summary: Bernstein and France are certified agents, registered with the NFL Players Association to represent NFL players in contract negotiations. Bernstein also owns Clarity, which represents professional athletes in matters…

Odunayo Ekundayo v. Attorney General United States
Date: August 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2911
Bibbs v. Trans Union LLC  
Date: August 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1350

Justia Opinion Summary: The Third Circuit consolidated district court cases claiming violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, 15 U.S.C. 1681. Borrowers had student loans from various lenders and made payments on those loans until they were…

Diane M. Walsh v. Director Office of Workers Com
Date: August 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1354
Coello v. DiLeo  
Date: August 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2112

Justia Opinion Summary: Messina filed suit, accusing Coello—who was dating Messina’s former boyfriend— of harassment. Coello pled not guilty and the charge was dismissed. Subsequently, private attorney Estabrooks requested an appointment to…

Keith Rosario v. Edward Strawn
Date: August 8, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1312
USA v. Robert Johnson
Date: August 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1798
USA v. Bryan Thornton
Date: August 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2857
Manuel Ayala-Hernandez v. Attorney General United States
Date: August 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2990
USA v. Bryan Thornton
Date: August 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3322
David Evdokimow v. Attorney General United States
Date: August 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2951
Robert D. Mabe, Inc v. OptumRX  
Date: August 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2192

Justia Opinion Summary: The Third Circuit vacated in part the order of the district court denying OptumRX's (Optum) motion to compel arbitration in the underlying action alleging breaches of contract and breaches of duties of good faith and…

Smail Imports Inc v. RMJ Motors Inc
Date: August 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2605
USA v. Eugene Seabrookes
Date: August 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3208
USA v. Jabin Okpako
Date: August 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3232
Charles Foster v. Warden Fort Dix FCI
Date: August 4, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1011
USA v. James Bell
Date: August 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2270
USA v. Samirkumar Shah
Date: August 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2581
USA v. Samirkumar Shah
Date: August 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2581
Kathleen Mulcahy v. Leigh Skipper
Date: August 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2788
Domenic Laudato, Jr. v. EQT Corporation
Date: August 3, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1224
USA v. Thomas Noble  
Date: August 2, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1599

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was indicted for various child pornography offenses in February 2018. Defendant expressed his intention to represent himself and the district court permitted him to do so, but appointed the Federal Public…

Peter Sorokaput v. Nick Fare
Date: August 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2188
USA v. Yu Xue  
Date: August 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2227

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, a former scientist employed by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), pled guilty to a single count of conspiracy to steal trade secrets, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 1832(a)(5) based on allegations he stole company documents.…

Jonathan VanLoan v. Nation of Islam
Date: August 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2699
Alchem USA Inc v. Terianne Cage
Date: August 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2994
Francisco Matos-Almonte v. Attorney General United States
Date: August 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3036
Atina Knowles v. Temple University
Date: August 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3131
Krystal Davis v. Daniel Rubin
Date: August 2, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1472
Saket Chaudhari v. Matthew Parker
Date: August 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1337
Dominique Diorio v. Laurel Harry
Date: August 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1416
Victor Shnegelberger v. Attorney General United States
Date: July 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3052
Zohar III Corp v.
Date: July 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2799
Joshua Robinson v. Palco
Date: July 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2987
Henry Washington v. Kansky Delsima
Date: July 29, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1874
Care One Management LLC v. United Healthcare Workers East
Date: July 28, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3693
Dina Abdurahman v. Prospect CCMC LLC  
Date: July 28, 2022
Docket Numbers: 20-3459, 20-3466

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, an emergency medical resident, began working for Crozer Chester Medical Center (“CCMC”). Plaintiff signed an at-will employment agreement with CMCC and an agreement to arbitrate with Prospect Health Access…

Patrick Julney v. Attorney General United States
Date: July 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2034
Shkembi v. Attorney General United States  
Date: July 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2592

Justia Opinion Summary: Shkembi, a citizen of Albania, attempted to enter this country by representing that he was a national of a country that is a participant in the Visa Waiver Program (VWP), 8 U.S.C. 1187, although Albania is not a VWP…

James Nottingham v. Attorney General Pennsylvania
Date: July 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3298
USA v. Lawrence Rooks
Date: July 27, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1332
USA v. Gary Ramsey
Date: July 27, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1346
Sandra Harmon v.
Date: July 27, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1584
Manivannan v. United States Department of Energy  
Date: July 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3463

Justia Opinion Summary: Manivannan asserts he is one of the leading materials scientists in the United States. He was hired by the federal Department of Energy (DOE) in 2005 and assigned to the National Energy Technology Laboratory. “Conflict…

Fischer v. Federal Express Corp  
Date: July 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1683

Justia Opinion Summary: Fischer, a Pennsylvania resident and former FedEx security specialist, brought a collective action under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Fischer alleged FedEx misclassified…

Utility Systems Inc v. International Union of Operat
Date: July 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1821
Bedrosian v. United States Department of the Treasury  
Date: July 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1583

Justia Opinion Summary: The Bank Secrecy Act, 31 U.S.C. 5311, and its implementing regulations require certain individuals with foreign financial interests to file annual disclosures, subject to penalties. In 2008, Bedrosian filed an inaccurate…

USA v. Gary Mills
Date: July 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2423
USA v. Samirkumar Shah
Date: July 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2581
Avco Corp v. Veronica Saltz Turner
Date: July 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2750
Toni Bacon v. Commissioner Social Security
Date: July 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3103
In re: Keryx Biopharmaceutical v.
Date: July 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1870
Angel Thomas, Sr. v. Tyree Blocker
Date: July 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1943
Kajmowicz v. Whitaker  
Date: July 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2434

Justia Opinion Summary: The then-president’s 2018 decision, following the resignation of Jeff Sessions, to rely on his authority under the Federal Vacancies Reform Act, 5 U.S.C. 3345-3349d, to bypass the Department of Justice’s order of…

Avenatti v. Fox News Network LLC  
Date: July 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2702

Justia Opinion Summary: Attorney Avenatti rose to public prominence in 2018 by representing “Stormy Daniels,” with whom then-President Trump had allegedly had an extra-marital affair. His subsequent arrest received extensive media coverage,…

Xcoal Energy & Resources v. Bluestone Energy Sales Corp
Date: July 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2926
Perrigo Co v. AbbVie Inc
Date: July 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3026
USA v. Igor Fleyshmakher
Date: July 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3156
David Schaszberger v. AFSCME
Date: July 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2172
Sharon Otero v. Port Authority of NY and NJ
Date: July 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2772
Fred Minor v. Michael Overmyer
Date: July 20, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1777
Tola Ross v. Superintendent Pine Grove SCI
Date: July 19, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3947
Stevens Guilmeus v. Attorney General United States
Date: July 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2484
Crown Bay Marina Lp v. Reef Transportation
Date: July 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1861
Ernst Francois v. Attorney General United States
Date: July 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1887
Adam v. Barone  
Date: July 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2092

Justia Opinion Summary: Adam saw advertisements for free samples of beauty products, which implied that she need only pay for shipping and handling. Adam ordered two free samples and purchased another item. She was charged $9.94 for shipping…

Henry Bream v. Pennsylvania State University
Date: July 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2823
USA v. Juan Guzman
Date: July 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3017
In Re: Steven D'Agostino v.
Date: July 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3178
USA v. Milton Latham
Date: July 19, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1867
Christopher Erwin v. USA
Date: July 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3849
Scott Phillips v. Archdiocese of Newark
Date: July 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2948
Antonia Udasco-Kist v. Thomas Jefferson University Ho
Date: July 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1146
Auto Equity Loans of Delaware v. Attorney General Pennsylvania
Date: July 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2431
Vivek Rajkumar v. Gateway School District
Date: July 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2793
USA v. Gregory Jones
Date: July 18, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1388
Devin Coleman v. Michael Stanford
Date: July 18, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1529
James Flowers v. State of Delaware
Date: July 18, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1877
United States v. Scarfo  
Date: July 15, 2022
Docket Number: 15-2811

Justia Opinion Summary: Four defendants, who have multiple ties to organized crime, were convicted for their roles in the unlawful takeover and looting of FirstPlus Financial, a publicly traded mortgage loan company. Their scheme began with the…

Jeffrey Cutler v. Alan Schnitzer
Date: July 15, 2022
Docket Number: 18-3693
USA v. Serdar Tatar
Date: July 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3432
Christopher Lisowski v. WalMart Stores Inc
Date: July 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2501
Qiuyuan Huang v. NGOC BACH PHAN
Date: July 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2040
Sean Collins v. Warden Canaan FPC
Date: July 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2878
USA v. Ralph Maldonado
Date: July 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3189
USA v. Kenneth Crawford, Jr.
Date: July 13, 2022
Docket Number: 18-3149
Amnerys Rivera v. Joseph Sharp
Date: July 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2254
USA v. Keenan Smith
Date: July 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3094
United States v. Rodriguez  
Date: July 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3295

Justia Opinion Summary: Rodriguez pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute more than 100 grams of heroin and possession with intent to distribute an unspecified amount of heroin and more than 50 grams of…

Frank Noonan v. Kathleen Kane
Date: July 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3610
Melvin Walker v. Thomas Wolf
Date: July 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2427
Edward McLaughlin v.
Date: July 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3367
USA v. John Krasley
Date: July 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1364
Vicente Sorto v. Attorney General United States
Date: July 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2098
USA v. Salvatore Brunetti
Date: July 11, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1545
Kristen Behrens v. Arconic Inc
Date: July 8, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3606
Carlos Diaz-Osorio v. Attorney General United States
Date: July 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2478
Bayside Construction LLC v. Jeffrey Smith
Date: July 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2716
USA v. Markwann Gordon
Date: July 8, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1311
Luis Clark v. Superintendent Retreat SCI
Date: July 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1339
USA v. Pepper Robbins
Date: July 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2724
Kojo Muata v. Marcus HIcks
Date: July 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3210
USA v. Bobby Cook
Date: July 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1974
Tina Bubonovich v. State Farm Mutual Automobile
Date: July 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1611
Yvette Tillman Henley v. Brandywine Hospital
Date: July 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1829
USA v. Raymond Howard
Date: July 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1920
USA v. Mark Porowicz
Date: July 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2153
Malik Flowers v. M. Francoise
Date: July 6, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1077
USA v. John Canlas
Date: July 6, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1117
Fiaz Afzal v. American Board of Internal Medicine
Date: July 6, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1234
Hill v. Cohen  
Date: July 6, 2022
Docket Number: 22-2023

Justia Opinion Summary: Under Pennsylvania law, a court may appoint a custodian to take control of a corporation if the corporation’s board of directors is deadlocked or if the directors’ acts are illegal, oppressive, fraudulent, or wasteful.…

In re: Fiber-Span Inc  
Date: July 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1712

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2007, Transit was awarded an exclusive license to bring telecommunications services to 277 New York City subway stations. Transit subcontracted with Fiber-Span, to develop remote fiber nodes to amplify…

Fiber-Span Inc v.
Date: July 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1713
Fiber Span Inc v.
Date: July 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1806
USA v. Chaka Fattah, Jr.
Date: July 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3177
Rocmon Sanders v.
Date: July 5, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1428
J. M. v. Summit City Board of Education  
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3391

Justia Opinion Summary: In February 2016, C.M. was six years old and in first grade, when he exhibited behavioral problems. The school district determined that he was ineligible for special education and related services because he was not…

Steven Jemison v. Michael Jemison
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1805
Roscoe Brown v. Smith
Date: July 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3127
United States v. Adair  
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1463

Justia Opinion Summary: For several years, Adair sold prescription opioid pills in Pittsburgh. She pleaded guilty to a 10-count indictment. At sentencing, the court increased her offense level by four points for being an organizer or leader of…

Jacome v. Attorney General United States  
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2439

Justia Opinion Summary: The Third Circuit denied Petitioner's petition for review challenging his expedited removal by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) based on Petitioner's Pennsylvania conviction for receiving stolen property,…

SEI Global Services Inc v. SS&C Advent
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3386
In re: Imerys Talc America, Inc.  
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3485

Justia Opinion Summary: A group of insurance companies appealed an order appointing a representative for the interests of unidentified future asbestos and talc claimants in an ongoing bankruptcy proceeding. According to these insurers, who fund…

In re: Imerys Talc America, Inc  
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Numbers: 20-3486, 20-3485, 20-3487, 20-3488

Justia Opinion Summary: IImerys sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in response to mounting asbestos and talc personal injury claims. Many of the claimants who will suffer harm from asbestos exposure traceable to the debtor will not…

Imerys Talc America Inc v.
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3487
Imerys Talc America v.
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3488
USA v. Robert Whitfield
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3634
SEC v. John Black
Date: June 30, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1899
United States v. Mitchell  
Date: June 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2493

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2015, Mitchell was convicted of drug-and gun-related offenses, including two counts of possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug-trafficking crime, and aiding and abetting such possession, 18 U.S.C. 924(c)(1).…

Amalgamated Transit Union Local 85 v. Port Authority of Allegheny County  
Date: June 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1256

Justia Opinion Summary: In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, Port Authority, a municipal bus and light-rail operator, required its uniformed employees to wear face masks. Initially, Port Authority was unable to procure masks for all its…

Pyrotechnics Management Inc v. XFX Pyrotechnics LLC  
Date: June 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1695

Justia Opinion Summary: Pyrotechnics manufactures and sells hardware (a control panel and a field module) and software that control fireworks displays under the “FireOne” brand. Since around 1995, Pyrotechnics’s hardware has used a proprietary…

Neil Anand v. Independence Blue Cross
Date: June 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2679
United States v. El-Battouty  
Date: June 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1674

Justia Opinion Summary: El-Battouty was a leader of a large-scale online child pornography ring for almost two years. Using an alias, El-Battouty posted several thousand times on the internet chat platform, Discord's servers, which were…

Kyril Vashchenka v. Attorney General United States
Date: June 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3261
Jeffrey Marsalis v. Pennsylvania Department of Cor
Date: June 24, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3267
Jeffrey Marsalis v. Pennsylvania Department of Cor
Date: June 24, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3267
Allen v. Ollie's Bargain Outlet, Inc  
Date: June 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2121

Justia Opinion Summary: Allen and Mullen are disabled and need wheelchairs to move about. They shopped at two different "Ollie's" bargain stores, where they encountered an obstacle course: pillars, clothing racks, and boxes blocked their way. …

Aurelia Santacruz v. Attorney General United States
Date: June 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1582
In Re: John Varvatos Enterpris v.
Date: June 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2766
Barrett Tunsil v. Thomas Wolf
Date: June 23, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1288
In re: Application of EWE Gass v.
Date: June 22, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1830
Philip Siegel v. Mark Goldstein
Date: June 22, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3547
Philip Siegel v. Mark Goldstein
Date: June 22, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3550
G. S. v. West Chester Area School Dist
Date: June 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1680
Transource Pennsylvania LLC v. Gladys Brown Dutrieuille
Date: June 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2567
USA v. Mahmoud Aguibi
Date: June 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3384
USA v. Keenan Gibson
Date: June 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2759
Stacie Percella v. City of Bayonne
Date: June 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1504
K. L. v. Rutgers University
Date: June 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1508
Louis Ovando v. Attorney General United States
Date: June 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1810
Yanilda Toro v. N.J. State Courts Judge
Date: June 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2551
Marcella Dos Santos v. Attorney General United States
Date: June 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2919
Marsalis v. Pennsylvania Department of Corrections  
Date: June 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3267

Justia Opinion Summary: Marsalis is a nursing-school dropout but on dating websites, he was “Dr. Jeff,” a high-flying physician at the University of Pennsylvania and also a NASA astronaut. When an unsuspecting woman fell for Marsalis’s ruse, he…

David Webb v.
Date: June 16, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1708
David Webb v.
Date: June 16, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1708
Rivera v. Monko  
Date: June 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2531

Justia Opinion Summary: Inmate Rivera was temporarily transferred in order to represent himself in a trial challenging his conditions of confinement. He was assigned to the Restricted Housing Unit (RHU) from which inmates may access a “mini law…

Panzarella v. Navient Solutions Inc  
Date: June 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2371

Justia Opinion Summary: Navient serviced the student loans of Matthew Panzarella. Matthew listed his mother (Elizabeth) and brother (Joshua) as references on student loan applications and promissory notes and provided their cell phone numbers.…

Julio Bedoya Guerra v. Attorney General United States
Date: June 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3489
John Gericke v. Truist
Date: June 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1776
In re: Amarin Corp PLC v.
Date: June 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2071
USA v. Hamid Murdock
Date: June 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2273
Carlton Landis v. Wilson
Date: June 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2985
United States v. Yung  
Date: June 13, 2022
Docket Number: 19-1640

Justia Opinion Summary: Georgetown Law invited Yung to interview an alumnus. Yung thought his interviewer was rude. Georgetown rejected Yung's application. Yung launched a cyber-campaign, creating fake obituaries for the interviewer’s wife and…

John Doe 1 v. United States  
Date: June 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2140

Justia Opinion Summary: At the end of 2018, the longest government shutdown in history began because Congress had not passed a budget. For more than a month, FBI employees, like other federal workers, were not paid. Nor did they get payments…

United States v. Cannon  
Date: June 8, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1569

Justia Opinion Summary: Federal prosecutors indicted Cannon and moved for his detention, 18 U.S.C. 3142. Because of the drug and firearms charges against Cannon, section 3142(e)’s presumption of detention pending trial applied. Because Cannon…

Julie Beberman v. Secretary United States Depart
Date: June 7, 2022
Docket Number: 19-2745
USA v. Michael Dashem
Date: June 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1799
Edward Scanlon, IV v. Valerie Lawson
Date: June 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3212
United States v. Collins  
Date: June 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1935

Justia Opinion Summary: The Bank Secrecy Act requires U.S. citizens to report interests in foreign accounts with a value exceeding $10,000, 31 U.S.C. 5314. Collins, a dual citizen of the U.S. and Canada, has lived in the U.S. since 1994 and…

USA v. Kevin Livsey
Date: June 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2893
Pedro Juan Pizarro v.
Date: June 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2380
USA v. Kashamba John
Date: June 2, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3225
USA v. Lateef Alagbada
Date: June 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1079
Andre Morris v. Attorney General United States
Date: June 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2558
USA v. Lukner Rene
Date: June 2, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1642
Shawn D. Shaw v.
Date: June 2, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1819
USA v. Dequan Forde
Date: June 1, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3654
USA v. Paul Bergrin
Date: June 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2828
Tyree Lawson v. Banta
Date: June 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3444
Gartor Brown v. Mike Moore
Date: June 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3600
Boley v. Universal Health Services Inc  
Date: June 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2014

Justia Opinion Summary: The Universal Health Services Retirement Savings Plan is a defined contribution retirement plan. Qualified employees can participate and invest a portion of their paycheck in selected investment options, chosen and…

Rams Associates, L.P. v.
Date: June 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2144
Derrick Jacobs v. City of Philadelphia
Date: June 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2314
William Tomko, Jr. v. Baldwin Borough
Date: June 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2593
Majorie Gillespie v. Lori Dring
Date: May 31, 2022
Docket Number: 19-2073
Marjorie Gillespie v. Lori Dring
Date: May 31, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3582
Lori Dring v. Ariel Land Owners Inc
Date: May 31, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2080
USA v. Dorothy Robinson
Date: May 31, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3144
Stephen Brown v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 31, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3411
Quintez Talley v. Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Date: May 27, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3581
Migliori v. Lehigh County Board of Elections  
Date: May 27, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1499

Justia Opinion Summary: The Materiality Provision of the Civil Rights Act, 52 U.S.C. 10101(a)(2)(B), prohibits any “person acting under color of law [from] deny[ing] the right of any individual to vote in any election because of an error or…

United States v. Adams  
Date: May 26, 2022
Docket Number: 19-1811

Justia Opinion Summary: Adams was not tried until 2017, nearly two years after his arraignment on firearms charges. Rejecting his motions to dismiss on Speedy Trial Act grounds, the district court described “numerous continuances [and]…

DeJesus Nunez v. Attorney General United States  
Date: May 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2651

Justia Opinion Summary: Nunez, a 52-year-old citizen of the Dominican Republic has been a lawful permanent resident of the U.S. since 2010. In 2019, he pled guilty to endangering the welfare of a child in the third degree. Charged with…

Eduard Zavalunov v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2983
Antionette Bryant v. Commissioner Social Security
Date: May 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2628
Groff v. DeJoy  
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1900

Justia Opinion Summary: Groff, whose religious beliefs prohibit working on Sunday, began working for the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) in 2012. In 2013, USPS contracted with Amazon to deliver packages, including on Sundays. The Quarryville…

Mark Adams v. John Klein
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3052
Franciszek Bystron v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2971
John Anderson v. Commissioner Social Security
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2009
In re: Boy Scouts of America  
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2035

Justia Opinion Summary: Century issued insurance to BSA and purchased reinsurance. After BSA made claims related to sexual abuse litigation, Century sought to collect on those policies and hired the Sidley’s Insurance Group. The representation…

USA v. James Biear
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2425
Andre Saunders v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2696
Kwame Dwumaah v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2940
Kobe Pinkney v. City of Meadville
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1051
Argueta-Orellana v. Attorney General United States  
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1581

Justia Opinion Summary: Argueta-Orellana, a citizen of El Salvador, entered the U.S. illegally and was charged with unlawful presence. Assisted by counsel, he sought asylum, withholding of removal, and relief under the Convention Against…

FDRLST Media LLC v. National Labor Relations Board  
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3434

Justia Opinion Summary: The Federalist, a right-leaning internet magazine, publishes commentary, including on labor issues. In June 2019, media outlets reported that unionized employees of Vox, a left-leaning digital media company, walked off…

Joel Alarcon Ortega v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2195
David Campeau, Jr. v. Edward Sandercock
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2357
Victor Walthour v. City of Philadelphia
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2694
Everton Bartley v. State of New Jersey
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2748
Jean Coulter v. Paul Laurence Dunbar Community
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2971
USA v. Frederick Banks
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1192
Omayra Acosta v. Commissioner Social Security
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1454
Matrix Distributors Inc v. National Association of Boards of Pharmacy  
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3638

Justia Opinion Summary: Wholesale pharmaceutical distributors sued two private entities, OptumRx and National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, under 42 U.S.C. 1983 for alleged violations of constitutional and federal law. They claim that…

Tyrone Martin v. Secretary Pennsylvania Departm
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1522
Louis Dover v. Kyle Laskoskie
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2678
Reinard Smith v.
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1368
Darren James v. New Jersey Department of Healt
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3038
Tyrone Glenn v. Joseph Mataloni
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3616
Marvin Graham v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2167
Michael Rinaldi v.
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3228
Erika Jacobs v. Geisinger Wyoming Medical Cent
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3362
Marcellas Hoffman v. Warden Philadelphia FDC
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1327
Lesko v. Secretary Pennsylvania Department of Corrections  
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 15-9005

Justia Opinion Summary: In 1979-1980, Lesko went on a multi-day “Kill for Thrill” spree with his friend, Travaglia, ending the lives of four individuals in Western Pennsylvania. For the killing of a 21-year-old police officer, Lesko was…

USA v. Aldwin Vega
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 18-3764
Overton Pauley v. Charles Samuels, Jr.
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3666
USA v. Nathaniel Coles
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1715
USA v. Nathan Weyerman
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1896
Leon Boczkowski v. United States Postal Service
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2128
Daniel Reyes-Lopez v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2200
Marko Demaske v. Brandon Bonin
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2513
USA v. Mahn Doan
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2599
Lan Trinh v. David Fineman
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2806
Chad Sasse v. John Wetzel
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3033
Lorenzo Nichols v. Jeri Smock
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1092
USA v. Martin Mentzer
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1171
Kelley Mala v.
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1645
Donald Miles v. Jeffrey Smith
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1356
Saint Ford v. Attorney General United States  
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1729

Justia Opinion Summary: Ford, a Haitian national, became involved in Haitian national politics by joining PPD in 2012; he believed the ruling political party, PHTK, was corrupt and involved in human rights abuses. Ford received anonymous…

Ricardo Suggs, Jr. v. Warden Loretto FCI
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2497
USA v. Richard Wandell, Jr.
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3051
USA v. Gregory Makozy, Sr.
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3223
David Greco v. Andrew Bruck
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1035
David Greco v. Andrew Bruck
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1035
USA v. John Glenn, Jr.
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2585
USA v. Richard Moquete
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2670
Edward Williams v. Jeff Sessions
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 19-2694
Antron Talley v. Orlando Harper
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1166
zGaines v. Superintendent Benner Township  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1918

Justia Opinion Summary: Gaines served as the “muscle” in a drug house. Thompson came to the house to buy drugs. Williams, a visitor, told Thompson that the house was “closed,” denied him entry, and told him to leave. Thompson kept knocking and…

Andrey Vorobyev v. Bloomsburg University
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2111
USA v. Frederick Banks
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1607
Gary Segraves v. District Attorney Lycoming Cty
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1997
In re: Szczyporski  
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1858

Justia Opinion Summary: The Debtors filed a Chapter 13 bankruptcy petition. The IRS filed a proof of claim for unpaid taxes and interest, including a $927.00 shared responsibility payment the Debtors owed for failing to maintain health…

Jonathan Ehrlich v. Carmen Alvarez
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2342
Macedonio Solano-Martinez v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2818
William Kaetz v. USA
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1286
USA v. Tyren Ali
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3326
Peggy Snyder v. DowDuPont Inc
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1235
Kim Vo v. Wetzel
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1210
USA v. Jemel King
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 16-3329
Christopher Caputo v. Wells Fargo Advisors LLC
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3059
USA v. Christopher Suarez
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1721
Mahmoud Ibrahim v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1962
USA v. Paul Chretien
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2834
John Dor v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3030
Terence Thompson v. Administrator New Jersey State
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1276
Ritchy Michel v. Attorney General United States
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1649
In re: Rowena V. Wagner v.
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2413
Zachary Chambers v. Warden Allenwood FCI
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3209
USA v. Arnaldo Echevarria
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3273
USA v. Russell Johnson
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2649
Thomas Washam v. Superintendent Dallas SCI
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3073
Mitchell Williams v. Michael Clark
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1068
Ifeoma Ezekwo v. Caliber Home Loans Inc
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2404
Ifeoma Ezekwo v. Caliber Home Loans Inc
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2700
Zia Shaikh v. Madelin Einbinder
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3115
Fernando Nunez, Jr. v. McCool
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3321
Palani Karupaiyan v. Township of Woodbridge
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3339
United States v. Abreu  
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2786

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2020, Abreu pleaded guilty to possessing a firearm as a convicted felon, 18 U.S.C. 922(g)(1). His PSR calculated his Guidelines range applying the enhancement for a defendant who “committed any part of the instant…

USA v. William Battle
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1432
Brianna Kula v. USA
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1985
Gregory Podlucky v. Commissioner of Internal Reven
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2794
Andrew Schlafly v. Eagle Forum
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 19-2405
United States v. Dawson  
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3338

Justia Opinion Summary: Dawson was caught driving a car containing bags of fentanyl, stamped with the label “Peace of Mind”. Earlier that day, Police had responded to the overdose death of “L.B.”, who was found with bags of fentanyl bearing the…

Richard Greisberg v. Boston Scientific Corp
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2364
USA v. Anthony London
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1068
Host International Inc v. MarketPlace PHL LLC  
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2848

Justia Opinion Summary: Host operates airport concessions. MarketPlace is the landlord at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL). After competitive bidding, Host won PHL concession spots, planning to open a coffee shop and a restaurant.…

Vito Pelino v. John Wetzel
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1363
Victor Perkins v. Proctor and Gamble
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2138
Reza Farzan v.
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2445
Russell Vance v. Thomas McGinley
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3029
Shaquan Brown v.
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1460
Neville Chemical Co v. TIG Insurance Co
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1616
Richard Chippero v. Attorney General New Jersey
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1361
USA v. Rickey Phillips
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2152
USA v. Anthony White
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2326
USA v. Clifton Junius
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3138
McLaren v. The UPS Store Inc  
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1379

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs purchased notary services at New Jersey UPS stores and, in class action complaints, alleged they were charged an amount that exceeded the $2.50 fee permitted by New Jersey law. Neither complaint alleged that…

Tripicchio v. The UPS Store Inc
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1380
Michael Wiggins v. Albert Einstein Medical Center
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3129
Uber Driver Partner Emery v. Uber Technologies Inc
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1710
USA v. Kenneth Cherry, Jr.
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1991
Edwin Munoz Perez v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2714
Gerald Bush v.
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1232
United States v. Zayas  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1265

Justia Opinion Summary: Price was found dead in her bedroom from an overdose of fentanyl. A jury convicted Zayas of distributing and conspiring to distribute the fentanyl that killed Price; of distributing fentanyl to someone who was pregnant;…

ADP Inc v. Matthew Levin
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2187
Jorge Gomez v. Thomas Cullen
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2776
Toshisada Onishi v.
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1589
Carl Smith v. Superintendent Mahanoy SCI
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2987
Aaron Green v. City of Philadelphia
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1034
Michael Grant v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1281
Pamela Bond v. McKean County
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1686
USA v. Epolito Estevez-Ulloa
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2432
Jose Garcia v. Superintendent Forest SCI
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1570
38-36 Greenville Ave LLC v.
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2164
Garfield Davis v. Management
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3124
Frederick Banks v. Warden Fort Dix FCI
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1017
Andrew Duong v. Benihana National Corporation
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1088
Victor Perkins v. Proctor and Gamble Company
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1902
USA v. Shawn Tribbett
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2502
Sasintha Mariyanayagam v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2689
Care One Management LLC v. United Healthcare Workers East
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3693
Luis Pilataxi v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1037
USA v. Chico Carraway
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1467
Vann Bailey v. Kevin Kauffman
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3357
Nicholas Kuhar v. Petzl Co
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3900
United States v. Hurtt  
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2494

Justia Opinion Summary: Around 2:00 a.m., Philadelphia Police Officers Cannon and Gonzalez, patrolling a “very violent” North Philadelphia area, saw a pickup truck roll through a stop sign and fail to signal a turn. They stopped the truck. …

USA v. Maurice Davis
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1166
The Levy Group v. Land Air Sea and Rail Logistic
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1381
Cofund II LLC v. Hitachi Capital America Corp
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2078
Ricky Kamdem-Ouaffo v. Plaza Square Apartments
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2663
Academy Hill Inc v. City of Lambertville
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1618
Paul Anderson v. Norfolk Southern Railway Co
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1735
Jerome Washington v. Robert Gilmore
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2876
Paragon Offshore plc v.
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 19-1627
IMEG Corp v. Sunil Patel
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1310
United States v. Bergrin
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2828
Ronald Greene v. Brian Kelly
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2847
USA v. Anthony Chiccini
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1036
Daniel Conway v. Connectone Bank
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1141
Nasim Baig v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1692
Rishi Malik v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2177
USA v. Amin Wadley
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 19-2931
USA v. Reginald White
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3242
USA v. Brian Hunter
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3735
Wessie Sims v. City of Philadelphia
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2223
Edward Smith v. Leo Dunn
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2404
USA v. Tyrik Upchurch
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3189
J Supor & Son Trucking & Rigging Co., Inc. v. Trucking Employees of North Jersey Welfare Fund  
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3286

Justia Opinion Summary: Supor, a construction contractor, got a job on New Jersey’s American Dream Project, a large retail development, and agreed to use truck drivers exclusively from one union and to contribute to the union drivers’…

USA v. Basil Bey
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1917
Navjot Singh v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2100
William Kaetz v. Educational Credit Management
Date: April 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2592
Rosedale and Rosehill Cemetery v. Township of Readington
Date: April 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1391
Karanpreet Singh v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2083
USA v. Bryant Calloway
Date: April 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1124
A. W. v. Princeton Public Schools Board
Date: April 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2433
USA v. Frank Capozzi
Date: April 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2953
Jose Lopez-Sanchez v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3283
A. W. v. Princeton Public Schools Board
Date: April 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1502
J.C.C. v. L.C.
Date: March 31, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3289
In re: Rotavirus Vaccines Antitrust Litigation v.  
Date: March 31, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3460

Justia Opinion Summary: Under "loyalty contracts," Physician Buying Groups (PBGs) members are entitled to discounts if they buy a large enough percentage of their vaccines from Merck. The loyalty contracts include an arbitration provision.…

Doe v. Princeton University  
Date: March 31, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1458

Justia Opinion Summary: John and Jane attended Princeton University where they began a volatile relationship, including physical altercations. When they broke up Jane spread rumors about John on campus and threatened John: “take a year off and…

Marsha Vanhook v. Cooper Health System
Date: March 31, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2213
Jose Cruz-Garcia v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 31, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2428
Thomas Preston v. Fidelity Brokerage Services
Date: March 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1612
Olukayode Ojo v. Warden Elizabeth Detention Ctr
Date: March 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1816
Brent Richardson v. William Babiskin
Date: March 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1909
Isaiah Ransome v. Diana Anhalt
Date: March 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2609
Paul Marinaccio v. East Hanover Police Department
Date: March 30, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2677
Pittsburgh Mailers Union Local Union 22 v. PG Publishing Co., Inc.  
Date: March 30, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1249

Justia Opinion Summary: The Unions represent PG employees. Each union's collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with PG required PG to provide health insurance to union employees. A separate provision governed dispute resolution with a grievance…

Cynthia Rowe v. Penny Roberts
Date: March 30, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1489
Gregory Wright v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 30, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2032
Gary Lieberman v. Lowes Home Improvement
Date: March 30, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2440
Hall v. Nisbit
Date: March 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2139
Jeffrey Hill v. Commonwealth of PA
Date: March 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2982
James Rose, Jr. v. Glenn Guanowsky
Date: March 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3280
Ifeoma Ezekwo v. Caliber Home Loans Inc
Date: March 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2250
Jonathan Pena v. Kevin Clark
Date: March 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2931
Charles Monroe v. C/O Nunn
Date: March 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2218
In re: Cary Peterson v.
Date: March 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3351
Ellen Heine v.
Date: March 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1531
Leslie Evans-Sampson v. US Department of Justice
Date: March 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1834
Sheila Eyajan v. State of Ohio
Date: March 23, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3716
Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans v. Mayor Philadelphia
Date: March 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1125
USA v. William Johnson
Date: March 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1322
Robert Browning v. John Young
Date: March 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3341
Kester Sandy v.
Date: March 23, 2022
Docket Number: 22-1123
Stephen Nkansah v. Kleinbard LLC
Date: March 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1774
Estate of Suzanne Bardzell v. Jessica Gomperts
Date: March 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1906
USA v. Marcellas Hoffman
Date: March 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2452
Federal Trade Commission v. Hackensack Meridian Health Inc  
Date: March 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2603

Justia Opinion Summary: Englewood, a non-profit corporation with a single community hospital in Bergen County, New Jersey, provides primary, secondary, and some non-complex tertiary services to patients. It lacks the expertise, regulatory…

USA v. Robert Bard
Date: March 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3265
Becker v. Secretary Pennsylvania Department of Corrections  
Date: March 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2844

Justia Opinion Summary: Becker’s pregnant girlfriend was shot to death on August 12, 2011. In an interview immediately after the shooting, Becker waived his Miranda rights and stated that he only wanted to clean the gun and “play around.” On…

United States v. Defreitas  
Date: March 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3115

Justia Opinion Summary: Defreitas, an enforcement officer for the U.S. Virgin Islands (U.S.V.I.) Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs, asked for sexual favors in exchange for not reporting a female immigrant who was unlawfully present…

USA v. Zaamar Stevenson
Date: March 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1225
Modular Steel Systems Inc v. Westfield Insurance
Date: March 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1766
Annette Saunders v. WalMart Stores Inc
Date: March 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1941
USA v. Corderro Cody
Date: March 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2673
USA v. Frederick Banks
Date: March 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2674
Plaintiff v. Defendant  
Date: March 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1497

Justia Opinion Summary: Keles was admitted into Rutgers’s Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) Department’s graduate program and received his M.S. degree in 2014. While pursuing this degree, Keles expressed his interest in continuing his…

Plaintiff v. Defendant
Date: March 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1497
Aaron Hope v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2041
Karim Daoud Mahmoud Salem v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2099
Zonia Lopez-Ramirez v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2118
USA v. Isaac Barlow
Date: March 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2267
USA v. Hakim Wilburn
Date: March 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3514
Kassem Hafeed v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3608
Genoeffa Melchionna v. Commissioner Social Security
Date: March 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1860
USA v. David Kirkland
Date: March 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2033
Harold Chaves v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2148
Hernandez Garmendia v. Attorney General United States  
Date: March 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3211

Justia Opinion Summary: Garmendia testified that he first entered the U.S. in 2017 although there was evidence that he had previously been returned to El Salvador. In 2019, he was arrested as an active MS-13 gang member. After the IJ granted a…

G W v. Ringwood Board of Education  
Date: March 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3552

Justia Opinion Summary: The parents of M.W., a minor eligible for services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), filed a Petition for Due Process against the Board of Education. Before a scheduled hearing, the ALJ met…

USA v. Jack Ulrich
Date: March 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1647
Tracy Marrow v. Lawler
Date: March 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2063
Edward Payne, Jr. v. Prevention Point Philadelphia
Date: March 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2173
Dwight Spears v. Warden Allenwood FCI
Date: March 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2290
USA v. Richard Scalea
Date: March 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2631
Kenneth Lewis v. USA
Date: March 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3164
Arthur D'Amario, III v.
Date: March 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3349
Lamont Zamichieli v. Pennsylvania Department of Cor
Date: March 14, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3305
United States v. Hall  
Date: March 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2268

Justia Opinion Summary: Based on a scheme to file false unemployment claims with the Unemployment Compensation for Ex-Service Members Program, Hall and his wife, Blunt, were charged with mail fraud, money laundering, aggravated identity theft,…

Matthew Johnson v. Governor of New Jersey
Date: March 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1795
Robert Adger v. Robert Coupe
Date: March 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1841
Jeffrey Hill v. Lycoming County Government
Date: March 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2214
USA v. David Robinson
Date: March 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2459
Steven Meleika v. Instagram
Date: March 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2941
Scott Hause v. City of Sunbury
Date: March 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1933
Ryan Dean v. Robert Flanningan
Date: March 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2396
Lisa Bissell v. Saga Global Capital Management
Date: March 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2397
Smith & Wesson Brands Inc v. Attorney General New Jersey  
Date: March 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2492

Justia Opinion Summary: The New Jersey Attorney General, investigating Smith & Wesson under the state's Consumer Fraud Act, issued a subpoena seeking documents related to Smith & Wesson’s advertisements. Instead of producing the documents,…

Orlando Baez v. Byunghak Jin
Date: March 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1809
Francis Serieux v. Trevor Velinor
Date: March 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3237
Francis Serieux v. L. Francis
Date: March 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3238
Francis Serieux v. Frank Jones
Date: March 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3239
Duka v. United States  
Date: March 8, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2793

Justia Opinion Summary: The Albanian-born brothers lived in New Jersey illegally. They came to the FBI’s attention because of a 2006 video that depicted them at a firing range in the Pocono mountains shooting weapons and shouting “jihad in the…

USA v. Cristian Mendoza
Date: March 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1087
Julie Beberman v. Secretary US Dept of State
Date: March 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1566
USA v. Andre Henry
Date: March 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2697
United States v. Pawlowski  
Date: March 4, 2022
Docket Number: 18-3390

Justia Opinion Summary: Pawlowski, the former mayor of Allentown, Pennsylvania, was convicted of federal programs bribery, 18 U.S.C. 666; Travel Act bribery, 18 U.S.C. 1952; attempted Hobbs Act extortion, 18 U.S.C. 1001; wire and mail fraud,…

United States v. Allinson  
Date: March 4, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3806

Justia Opinion Summary: Allinson was convicted of federal programs bribery, 18 U.S.C. 666(a)(2), and conspiracy, 18 U.S.C. 371, in connection with a pay-to-play scheme involving Pawlowski, the former Mayor of Allentown, Pennsylvania. The…

USA v. Richard Winn
Date: March 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1477
USA v. Malik Martin
Date: March 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3431
Andrew Moynihan v. West Chester Area School Distr
Date: March 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2530
Frank Nunez-Ramirez v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1428
Michael Pellicano v. Office of Personnel Management
Date: March 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1472
Frieda Rogers v. Wilmington Trust Company
Date: March 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1473
USA v. Robert Martin
Date: March 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2853
Trevor Mattis v. Pennsylvania Department
Date: March 2, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3672
Juliana Arreaga Bravo v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 2, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3300
Juliana Arreaga Bravo v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 2, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3300
Michael Lasche v. State of New Jersey
Date: March 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2325
Dongarra v. Smith  
Date: March 1, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2872

Justia Opinion Summary: Dongarra, incarcerated for bank robbery, was transferred to a new prison and went through the onboarding process, supervised by Officer Smith. Smith gave him an ID card that indicated “Registered Offender,” and a T-shirt…

Joseph Aruanno v. Steven Johnson
Date: March 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1652
Deron Joe v. Attorney General United States
Date: March 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2637
Vincent Pisciotta v. Warden Fort Dix FCI
Date: March 1, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3114
Adel Ghanem v. Warden Essex County Correction
Date: February 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1908
Xuejie He v. USA
Date: February 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2546
Benezet Consulting LLC v. Secretary Commonwealth of Pennsylvania  
Date: February 24, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2976

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2016, the out-of-state petition circulators challenged Section 2869 of the Pennsylvania Election Code, which requires that any circulator of nomination petitions be “a qualified elector of the Commonwealth, who is…

Altice USA Inc v. New Jersey Board of Public Utilities  
Date: February 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1791

Justia Opinion Summary: The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) ordered Altice, a cable service provider, to prorate its bills for the month in which a cable customer cancels his service, as required by New Jersey law. In federal court,…

Alexei Legassov v. Attorney General United States
Date: February 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2586
Woodbridge Group of Companies v.
Date: February 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2347
Jennifer Welchko v. UPMC Altoona
Date: February 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3014
Harry Beckett v. T. Grant
Date: February 17, 2022
Docket Number: 19-3717
John Hancock Life Insurance Co v. Kimberly Clemente
Date: February 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2772
USA v. Argenis Moscoso
Date: February 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-2814
Corey Donovan v. State Farm Mutual Automobile I
Date: February 16, 2022
Docket Number: 19-2733
FTC v. Thomas Jefferson University
Date: February 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1817
USA v. Karen Ramm
Date: February 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3312
Alonzo Johnson v. Warden McDowell FCI
Date: February 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3595
USA v. James Hill
Date: February 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3109
Susan Boltz-Rubinstein v.
Date: February 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1232
Jaime Ayala Ramirez v. Attorney General United States
Date: February 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1623
Randall Spade v. DOJ
Date: February 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1865
Derrick Ellerbe v.
Date: February 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3003
James Riani v. Warden Canaan USP
Date: February 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3140
USA v. Frederick Banks
Date: February 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-3190
Adams v. Teamsters Union Local 429
Date: February 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1824
Diego Alvarez-Castro v. Attorney General United States
Date: February 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3294
Iredia v. Attorney General United States  
Date: February 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1379

Justia Opinion Summary: Iredia was admitted to the U.S. in 1997 on a tourist visa, which he overstayed. Later, he was granted advance parole, left the U.S., returned in 2006, and was paroled into the country. The parole was valid until 2007.…

Sergey Aleynikov v. Goldman Sachs Group Inc
Date: February 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1782
Michael Livingstone v. U-Haul International Inc
Date: February 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2131
Christopher Hall v. Shawn Nisbit
Date: February 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-2139
Dante Burton v. William Schamp
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 18-1174
Dante Burton v. William Schamp
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 18-1174
Mustafa Williams v. John Wetzel
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 19-2494
Mustafa Williams v. John Wetzel
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 19-2494
USA v. Jesse Tullies
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 19-2957
USA v. Russell Johnson
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1137
USA v. Aaron Johnson
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1392
Patrice Kantz v. AT&T Inc
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1620
Stephen Onwuzulike v. Attorney General United States
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1626
Francis Greiser, Jr. v. Joanne Drinkard
Date: February 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-1879
Weih Chang v. Delaware Dept of Services
Date: February 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-1601
Tina McLintock v. City of Philadelphia
Date: February 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-3453