2017 Fourth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Opinions 1 - 500 of 2895

Frontier-Kemper Constructors, Inc. v. DOWCP
Date: December 12, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1849
United States v. Blue  
Date: December 12, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4537

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit vacated defendant's 272-month sentence after he pleaded guilty to armed bank robbery and brandishing a firearm during a crime of violence. The court agreed with defendant that his sentence was procedur...

US v. Deon Dinkins
Date: December 12, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4795
Westmoreland Coal Company v. DOWCP
Date: December 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1577
US v. Amos James
Date: December 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4388
US v. Hervey Ransom
Date: December 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6768
Joshua Paternoster-Cozart v. Jim O'Sullivan
Date: December 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6855
N.P. v. Kevin Maxwell
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1164
US v. Walda Lorena Luna
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4790
US v. Raphele Little
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4302
US v. Cortez Barefield
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4421
Eugene Schuler v. Harold Clarke
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6645
Michael Brown v. David Ballard
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6837
US v. Justin Strom
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6921
Flynn v. SEC  
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2122

Justia Opinion Summary: A disinterested observer could not reasonably conclude that the Commission violated SEC Rule of Practice 900(a). Although Rule 900(a) sets timelines by which the Commission would ideally adjudicate cases, the permissive...

US v. Phillip McLeod
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4210
In re: Tony Walker
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-2001
US v. Vanxay Sisomphone
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4321
Adib Eddie Ramez Makdessi v. Lt. Fields
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6121
Ryan White v. US
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6750
US v. Brent Christian
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6859
Darrel White v. W. Jackson
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6875
US v. Abederrahmane Aboulhorma
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6957
Bate Land Company LP v. Bate Land & Timber LLC  
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2037

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit reversed the district court's dismissal of BLC's appeal of the bankruptcy court's confirmed reorganization plan for debtor. The court held that BLC's appeal was not equitably moot. On the merits, the c...

US v. William Crittenden
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4480
US v. Abdi Osman
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4754
Starsha Sewell v. WMATA
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1632
Adrienne McAdory v. Vail Technologies
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1725
Starsha Sewell v. Deborah Chasanow
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1849
US v. Ladarrius Walker
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4217
US v. Darius Prayer
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6385
Turuk Saunders v. Warden of Broad River Prison
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6674
Waneley Brown v. US
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6821
US v. Rodney R. Hailey
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7005
Zambrano v. Sessions  
Date: December 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2131

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit granted a petition for review of the BIA's decision affirming the IJ's denial of petitioner's application for asylum. The court held that the BIA applied the wrong legal standard for assessing asylum e...

Sims v. Labowitz  
Date: December 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2174

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against the administrator of detective David E. Abbott's estate under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging that the search of his person violated his Fourth Amendment right of privacy or, alternatively, his righ...

Wilcox v. Brown  
Date: December 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-7596

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed the dismissal of his in forma pauperis, 42 U.S.C. 1983 action for failure to state a claim and failure to exhaust administrative remedies. Plaintiff, an adherent of the Rastafarian faith, challenged th...

John P. Turner v. SSA
Date: December 5, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1832
US v. Antonio Levett Rucker
Date: December 5, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4375
Robert E. Lee Supinger, Jr. v. Richard D. Holcomb
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1932
US v. Lorenzo Clegg
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4025
United States v. Gattis  
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4663

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed defendant's sentence after he pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm by a felon. The court held that defendant's prior North Carolina common law robbery conviction categorically qualified a...

US v. Cynthia Harlan
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4833
US v. Ray Mettetal, Jr.
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6871
Donna Ward v. U.S. Dept. of Commerce
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1147
Nutjaya Wannarat v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1448
US v. Delray Randall
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4261
US v. Gustavo Yera
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4291
Fernando Palma Carias v. Donnie Harrison
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6490
US v. Malcolm Tyler
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6691
US v. Rondall Mixson
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6872
US v. Nigel Clarke
Date: December 4, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6902
US v. Donald Cantrell
Date: December 1, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4683
US v. Sidney Davis
Date: December 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4330
Aminata Williams v. 21st Mortgage Corporation
Date: November 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1659
Frontier-Kemper Constructors, Inc. v. DOWCP  
Date: November 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1849

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the Board's holding that Frontier-Kemper was responsible for the payment of benefits to a coal miner under the Black Lung Benefits Act (BLBA), 30 U.S.C. 901 et seq. Frontier Constructors and K...

US v. Toboris Buie
Date: November 30, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4238
Jesse Yates, III v. State Farm Fire and Casualty
Date: November 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1285
Samuel Tzic-Chicaj v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1535
Montavius Johnson v. David Mitchell
Date: November 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6749
Michael Eugene Reed, II v. Erik A. Hooks
Date: November 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6771
Nardea v. Sessions  
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1274

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit denied a petition for review of an order of removal issued by DHS. Petitioner was removed without the benefit of a hearing on the basis that he entered the United States under the Visa Waiver Program a...

Westmoreland Coal Co. v. Stallard  
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1460

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the denial of Westmoreland's petition for review of the Board's final decision and order granting federal disability benefits to plaintiff, a retired coal miner, under the Black Lung Benefits...

US v. Terry Shifflett
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4147
US v. Elbert Bell
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4403
US v. Delfiscio Little
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4662
Osiel Rodriguez v. Charles Ratledge
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6332
Matta Zeinali v. Michael Pense
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1085
Katherine Dauphin v. Beverly Hennager
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1556
US v. Ishmael Ford-Bey
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4092
Adrin Kentral Rome v. Hampton Roads Regional Jail
Date: November 29, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6760
Penley v. McDowell County Board of Education  
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2034

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's grant of summary judgment to defendants in an action alleging that plaintiff's suspension, investigation, and recommendation of dismissal from his job as a high school tea...

Michael Tillery v. Piedmont Airlines
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2225
US v. Willie Andre Jackson
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4507
Claudia Sibrian de Alfaro v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1365
Ricardo Gonzalez v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1440
Daniel Bradshaw v. Nancy Berryhill
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1612
In re: William Bond
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1955
US v. William Ormond, III
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4234
US v. Kimberly Dawn Palmer
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4407
US v. Lasayfies E. Wilson
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6466
Kenneth Newkirk v. Director, Dept. of Corrections
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6779
Momolu Sirleaf v. Eddie Pearson
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6798
Gregory D. Graves v. Jeffery B. Kiser
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6934
David Garner v. John Cohen
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6935
Alexander Jiggetts v. Baltimore County Sheriff
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6937
US v. Kevin Fuertes
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6939
Olandio Ray Workman v. Director Greenville County Detention Center
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6951
John Stafford v. Unknown
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6956
US v. Charles Ray Deese
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6961
US v. Larry Antonio Simmons
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6962
US v. Tavis Houpe
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6965
US v. Russell Burnett
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6966
Terry Garner v. Carteret County District Atty
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6967
US v. Terrance Backus
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6971
US v. Difankh Asar
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6977
US v. Beverly Baker
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6981
US v. Kevin Mormon
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6985
Brandon Michael Pickens v. Frank L. Perry
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6993
US v. Antoine Lundy
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6994
Timothy Foxworth v. Harvey Clay
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6996
Jermaine N. Turner v. Dr. Bowles
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7026
Frankie McCoy, Sr. v. Maryland Department of Public Safety
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7028
US v. Kelvin Andre Spotts
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7045
US v. Wayne Simmons
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7065
Marshall Williams v. Warden
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7084
US v. Jotham Simmons
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7096
Maurice Randall v. Harold Clarke
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7104
Rolando Stockton v. Erick Wilson
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7133
Ian Aulden Campbell v. Donald W. Stephens
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7149
US v. Starks Fincher, Jr.
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7177
George Delaney v. Brandon Mullen
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7178
US v. Roderick Williams
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7180
US v. Sigmund James
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7191
US v. Kenneth Ray Hunter
Date: November 28, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7205
Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Ins. v. Protostorm, LLC
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1835
US v. Makeshia Glover
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4183
US v. Brian Asbury
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4634
James Roudabush, Jr. v. F. Milano
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6278
Stephen Frye v. Wild Bird Centers of America
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1346
Ronnie Lee Howard v. Red Lobster
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1570
Raymond Tahir v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1684
In Re: Lamar Garvin
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1752
Debbie Coghill v. Board of Education
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1765
Jason Vicks v. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1786
Katherine B. Robinson v. Chesapeake Bank of Maryland
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1796
In re: Catherine Randolph
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1855
Harry T. Lewis v. United States Government
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1860
Andre Juste v. Lindsay Brennan
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1868
Nathanael Harsy v. Mid-America Apt. Communities
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1879
In re: Sundari Prasad
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1910
Peggy Rhem v. Virginia Beach Police Dept.
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1922
Patrick Christian v. Commonwealth State of Virginia
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1941
Clarence B. Jenkins, Jr. v. S.C. Human Affairs Commission
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-2162
US v. Alfredo Contador-Cruz
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4107
US v. Irving E. Rodriguez-Munguia
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4219
US v. Delonte Javon Brooks
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4315
US v. Nigel Faison
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4332
US v. Lenny Haskins
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6734
US v. Francisco Arrollo-Silva
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6753
US v. Aaron Burns
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6757
US v. Alimamy Barrie
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6782
Alan Duane Rose v. Warden Larry Cartledge
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6792
Carnell McElroy v. Harold Clarke
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6806
US v. Ronald Doby
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6843
Rico Burnett v. Harold Clarke
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6845
Milton Williams v. Commonwealth of Virginia
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6852
US v. Reginald Falice
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6856
US v. Sean Black
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6857
Aaron Burns v. Harold Clark
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6860
Morris Fahnbulleh v. Brick Tripp
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6861
US v. Joseph Irven Powell, Jr.
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6874
Leon Parrish Marshall v. Harold W. Clarke
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6914
US v. Trayone Burton
Date: November 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6915
John J. Cunney v. Patrick Communications
Date: November 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1902
Eric DePaola v. VDOC
Date: November 22, 2017
Docket Number: 16-7358
US v. Paul Chatman
Date: November 22, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4288
William Lee Anderson, II v. Philip H. Witherspoon
Date: November 22, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6667
US v. Quatrail Pair
Date: November 22, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6686
Abdul-Aziz Muhammad v. Eric Wilson
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 14-7735
Eddie Neal v. Lonnie Luedtke
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1278
Brown v. Elliot  
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-2214, 16-2218

Justia Opinion Summary: After Melvin Lawhorn was fatally shot by police, his personal representative filed suit under 42 U.S.C. 1983 and various state laws against the county, the sheriff's office, and others. In this case, an officer leaned in...

US v. Jose Perez
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6862
Gregory Alan Adams, Jr. v. New Hanover County Detention
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6866
US v. Ray Dicks, Jr.
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6876
US v. Melvin Mooring
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6887
Wesley Gallop, Jr. v. Harold Clarke
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6888
US v. Victor Roman
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6898
US v. Marcus Terrell Burney
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6942
Thomas L. Hicks v. VDOC
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6945
David Felton v. Claudette Edwards
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6946
US v. Jose Morban-Lopez
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6954
US v. Walter Brooks
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6959
US v. Carl Linyard
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6964
Larry Smith v. Harold Clarke
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6972
US v. Andrew Jackson
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6980
Ozelia Hicks, Jr. v. Laura S. Khawaja
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6989
US v. Eric Richardson
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7132
Adrian Rome v. Mack
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7233
US v. Francisco Zavala
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7255
Kunta Redd v. Eric Wilson
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7266
Jesse Hemingway v. Miss Chattman
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7269
John Hightower v. Savannah River Remediation, LLC
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1454
United States v. Raza  
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-4247, 16-4259, 16-4261, 16-4262

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed defendants' convictions of wire fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud. The court rejected defendants' request to utilize Universal Health Services v. United States ex rel. Escobar, 136 S....

Cox v. Duke Energy  
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6625

Justia Opinion Summary: After plaintiff was arrested for flying his glider plane over a nuclear plant, he filed suit under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging that defendants had violated his civil rights under color of state law, denying him the "freedom...

Janice Grenadier v. Thomas Gorman
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1540
Benjamin Stratton v. Commonwealth of Virginia
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1772
In re: Marion Sherrod
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1837
In re: Mohammed Jilani
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1846
Dora Adkins v. HBL, LLC
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1940
In re: Michael Eisner
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1942
Deutche Bank National Trust v. Helen Valencia Thomas
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1949
Diane Rosenberg v. Dianna Ford
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1978
In re: Gloria Tyndle
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1983
In re: James Dow Vandivere
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1985
Martin Werner v. Donald Trump
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-2024
In re: Lamont Bolden
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-2202
Shawn Davis v. Warden M. McCall
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6101
Syron Rogers v. Harold Clarke
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6551
US v. Pedro Camacho-Castillo
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6638
Christopher Gayton v. Officer Kustanbauer
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6662
US v. Jermaine Brown
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6813
US v. Ricky Ingram
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6817
US v. Ashley Regina Gooch
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6841
US v. Gregory Vonzell Comer
Date: November 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6849
Hensley v. Price  
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1294

Justia Opinion Summary: After deputies shot and killed David Hensley outside of his home, plaintiffs filed suit against the deputies in their individual and official capacities under 42 U.S.C. 1983 and North Carolina law. The Fourth Circuit aff...

Schilling, Jr. v. Schmidt Baking Co., Inc.  
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2213

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs appealed the district court's dismissal of their complaint against Schmidt Baking Co. under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), 29 U.S.C. 201 et seq., and the Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law. Althoug...

US v. Nelson Broadie, Jr.
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4132
Justin Evans v. John Kuplinski
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6136
International Refugee Assistance Project v. Donald J. Trump
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1351
US v. Troy Wilson
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4237
US v. David Jackson, Jr.
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4260
US v. Jose Organes-Espino
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6644
US v. David Tyrone Murrell
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6717
Mario Hairston v. US
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6923
Juniper v. Zook  
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 13-7

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit vacated the district court's denial of relief under 28 U.S.C. 2254 as to petitioner's Brady claim, holding that the district court abused its discretion in dismissing the claim without holding an evide...

Norfolk Southern Railway v. Baltimore and Annapolis Rail
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1986
US v. William Hunt
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4521
Jorge A. Esperanza-Marenco v. Jefferson B. Sessions III
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1437
US v. Nathan Entsminger
Date: November 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6933
PTA-FLA Inc v. ZTE Corporation
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-2310
Maguire Financial, LP v. Powersecure International, Inc.  
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2163

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of Maguire Financial's amended complaint in a securities fraud class action. The court held that Maguire Financial's amended complaint failed to adequately alleg...

US v. Kenneth Ray Matthews
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4054
US v. Lamont Long, Jr.
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4218
US v. Arthur Sean Warner
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6732
Jean B. Germain v. Warden Frank Bishop, Jr.
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6788
US v. David Mayhew
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4020
United States v. Banker  
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4413

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed defendant's convictions for conspiracy to engage in sex trafficking of a minor, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 1594; sex trafficking of a minor, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 1591(a); and enticement of...

US v. Juan Guerrero-Deleon
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4639
US v. Terrance Hamlin
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4866
In re: John F. Curran, III
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1973
US v. Delonte Parker
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4070
US v. Tyrone Wise
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4080
US v. James Kelson
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4100
Anthony Kelly v. Charlotte Zies
Date: November 14, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6715
OpenRisk, LLC v. MicroStrategy Services Corp.  
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-1852, 16-1906

Justia Opinion Summary: OpenRisk filed suit against MicroStrategy after MicroStrategy continued to provide services to OpenRisk's ex-employees after they had left and formed a new company. The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's grant...

Bryon Gossard v. Michael Fronczak
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2187
Gregory G. Hall v. City of Clarksburg
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2251
Lorena Roman-Aguilar v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1445
William Taccino v. Commissioner, Social Security
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1584
Keith Kraemer v. Massachusetts Mutual Life Ins.
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1656
Tonya Chapman v. Greenville SC USPS
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1717
US v. Clement Hope
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4145
US v. Gregory McCorkle
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6294
James Smith v. Harold Clarke
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6469
US v. Albert Iaquinta
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6673
Eron Tascoe v. Warden of Lee Correctional
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6720
US v. William Meeks
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6756
Frankie Miller, Jr. v. Harold Clarke
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6765
US v. Earl Revels
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 15-7464
Fatou Njie v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1386
Josephat Mua v. State of Maryland
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1426
Allan Askar v. ETrade Bank
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1428
Donald Gordon v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1750
Karen Tejeda Reyes v. Thomas Homan
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6245
US v. Dave Taylor
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6388
US v. Andre Turner Primus
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6538
US v. Phillip Barnard, Jr.
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6654
John Lewis v. Karen Brown
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6695
Bruce Bunting v. Roy Cooper
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6839
Derrick Robertson v. Craig Apker
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 14-7504
Plotnick v. Computer Sciences Corp.  
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1606

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of class certification and grant of summary judgment for CSC in an action filed by former executives pursuant to section 1132(a) of the Employee Retirement Income S...

Ashraf Ali v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1379
In re: John Francis Curran, III
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1872
US v. Danny Roney
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4083
US v. Jvante Knight
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4208
US v. Patrick Boyd
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6778
Anthony Glover v. State of South Carolina
Date: November 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6846
John Meredith, IV v. Justin Andrews
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 13-7306
Teresa Cuatzo-Nieves v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2038
S. Freedman & Sons, Inc. v. NLRB
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2066
US v. Andrei Turski
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4624
US v. Dwayne Anderson
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4666
Deana Kinder v. City of Myrtle Beach
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1224
Kayi Goudeagbe v. Jefferson B. Sessions III
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1245
Francis Ndika v. Mrs. Maranon
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1637
Kathleen Munive v. Fairfax County School Board
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1692
In re: Keith Davis
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1726
US v. Lewis Barnes
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4045
US v. Damain E. Bell
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4081
US v. Julius Lamont Smoot
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4154
US v. Aaron Cosner
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4404
US v. David McKinney
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6575
US v. Craig Maurice Harris
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6615
US v. Jeffrey A. Martinovich
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6651
Milton Williams v. Commonwealth of Virginia
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6769
US v. Rayshawn Donaldson
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6808
US v. Robert Jones
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6844
US v. Stevenson Trice
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4241
United States v. Ali  
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1655

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's decision holding respondent in contempt after she failed to produce certain documents pursuant to an IRS summons. In this case, the IRS was investigating respondent's inco...

Norma Xiloj-Chan v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1782
William Lara-Elias v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1191
Highland Construction v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1429
Reina Ramos De Chacon v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1441
Carmen Manzaneda v. Seterus, Inc.
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1767
US v. Alexis Albarran
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4252
US v. William Rhodes
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4307
US v. Duane Montgomery
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6164
Ross Jenkins v. Marvin Plumley
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6556
US v. Kelby Devonta Benjamin
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7040
Elkay Mining Company v. Hazel Smith
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1450
Re: Francisco Salinas-Castillo
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1604
Maria Santos-Neta v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1607
Continental Casualty Company v. John F. Curran, III
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1618
Greg Walsh v. Specialized Loan Servicing
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1670
Lester Fletcher v. Ashton Carter
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1732
US v. Dexter Spears
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4349
US v. Robert Ross
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6404
David Gambino v. Frank Hershberger
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6800
Estarlin Valdez Almonte v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1410
Melissa Clutter-Johnson v. US
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1417
Rose Apuzzi v. American Medical Systems, Inc.
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1450
US v. Troy D. Stewart
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4155
US v. Wendell Herron
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4275
Cleveland Brandon v. David R. Wilson
Date: November 1, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6267
Daryl Everett v. Eric Wilson
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 15-7287
Gregory Randolph v. Powercomm Construction, Inc.
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2370
US v. Ezequiel Garza
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4842
Rene Enmanuel Rivera Portillo v. Jefferson B. Sessions III
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1334
Latricia Goodwin v. Branch Banking & Trust Company
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1412
In re: Bismark Torkornoo
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1760
US v. George Trent
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4016
US v. Jesse Almendarez
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6157
Christopher A. Woody v. Warden Robert Stevenson
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6258
Tobias Jamie Young v. Harold W. Clarke
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6345
Alfonza Greenhill v. Harold Clarke
Date: October 31, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6696
United States v. Palin  
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-4522, 16-4540

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed defendants' conviction of health care fraud and conspiracy to engage in health care fraud. Assuming that the district court did err in failing to consider materiality expressly when assessing...

Richard Darrell Trigg v. Mary Katherine Jones
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1801
Nathaniel Caldwell, III v. Warden Roberto Roberts
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6271
US v. Christopher Williams
Date: October 30, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6692
US v. Victor Lebron
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4247
US v. Dennis Cunningham, III
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4263
Paul Thompson, Jr. v. Harold Clarke
Date: October 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6504
United States v. Thompson  
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 15-4685

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed defendant's sentence after he pleaded guilty to a drug offense and being a felon in possession of a firearm. The court held that defendant's prior previous North Carolina conviction for assaul...

Kriesta L. Watson v. Shenandoah University
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1588
US v. Adam Joseph Barfield
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6403
Adam Pelletier v. Harold Clarke
Date: October 26, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6742
Karen Bagheri v. Dwight Bailey
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1712
Betsy Ross v. Mary Klesius
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2040
Shontay House v. Federal Home Loan Mortgage
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2250
Edward Hugler v. S&H Restaurant, Inc.
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1091
Ronnie Wallace Long v. Frank L. Perry
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6277
Torian Gaither v. David Zook
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6690
US v. Darryl Magwood
Date: October 25, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6812
SAS Institute, Inc. v. World Programming Ltd.  
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-1808, 16-1857

Justia Opinion Summary: This case arose out of competition in the market for software used to manage and analyze large and complex datasets. SAS filed suit against WPL, alleging that WPL breached a license agreement for SAS software and violat...

Campbell-McCormick, Inc. v. Oliver  
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1895

Justia Opinion Summary: Wayne Oliver filed suit in state court against CMC, alleging asbestos exposure claims. CMC filed a third-party complaint against several entities, including GE. GE removed to the district court and the district court gra...

United States v. Zuk  
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4727

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit vacated the district court's sentence after defendant pleaded guilty to one count of possessing child pornography. The court held that defendant's plea agreement explicitly preserved the government's a...

US v. Jamie Hargrove
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6573
Dmitry Pronin v. Charles Wright
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6613
US v. Oscar Lobo-Lopez
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6668
Marc Hall v. Warden C.J. Holland
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6680
US v. Christopher Williams
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6692
US v. Dejuan Frazier
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6697
US v. Damon Dock, Jr.
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6722
Michael Cook v. George Solomon
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6740
Steve Lester v. SCDOC "Perry"
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6751
Ronney Turner v. Wyatt Ruffin
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6787
US v. Anthony Trappier
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6833
US v. Victor Perkins
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6836
Michael Formica v. Harold Clarke
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6889
US v. Robert Martinez
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6890
US v. Eric Van Buren
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6897
US v. Lance Reese
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6947
US v. Ryan Fultz
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6948
US v. Darnell Barnes
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6984
US v. Jamar Hodge
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7037
US v. Carlton Edwards
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7098
Richie Williams v. Gordon Willis
Date: October 24, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7102
Tony M. Strawderman, Sr. v. Clara P. Swanson
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1420
Brent Cook v. Sletton
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1479
Thomas Singleton v. Dr. Emran
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1512
Fredicia Hardnett v. M&T Bank
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1538
Marie Assa'ad-Faltas v. Tandy Carter
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1672
Betsy Nicholson v. US
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1733
In Re: Lateef Fisher
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1746
Joseph Pirela v. The State of Florida
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1781
Hamid Mahjor v. Greenpoint Mortgage Funding
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1782
Judson Witham v. DEC New York State
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1791
In re: Vivek Shah
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1797
In re: James Burks, Jr.
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1802
Sabrina Davis v. Bankers Life and Casualty Co.
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1869
In re: Shannon Williams
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1918
Steven Rollakanti v. Holy Cross Hospital
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1953
US v. Derrick Hairston
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4018
US v. Todarian Martin
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4251
US v. Lawrence Pettaway
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4359
US v. Nery Gustavo Ramos Duarte
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6529
William Carawan, Jr. v. Helms
Date: October 23, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6545
Angela Pieper v. US
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2035
Santiago Rios v. Warden
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6389
Robert Miller v. Martin Gruenberg
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1688
Melvyn Salter v. Commissioner of IRS
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1957
David Washington v. Timothy Stewart
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6289
US v. Asael Gomez-Jimenez
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6755
Clarence Small v. Warden Willie L. Eagleton
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6761
US v. William Graham
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6767
Bernard McFadden v. Edward Bittinger
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6772
Oliver Boling v. US
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6784
Scott Turner v. Anne Arundel County Detention
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6793
US v. Joey Sutton
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6796
US v. Devon Sappleton
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6803
Larry James Tyler v. Sheriff Wayne Byrd
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6810
William Pumphrey v. Joe Coakley
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6823
US v. Damonan Owens Irby
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6826
Roy Echols, Jr. v. CSX Transportation, Inc.
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6827
Edward Marcano v. Commonwealth of Virginia
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6828
US v. Michael Rankins
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6834
Kim L. Hargett, Sr. v. Johns Hopkins Hospital
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6847
US v. Kedrick Harris
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6863
Billy Larkin v. Chris Kelly
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6865
Christopher Payne v. William Wilson
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6877
Emmanuel Sloan v. Pettiway
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6884
A. Jackson v. Eric Wilson
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6900
David Montgomery v. State of Maryland
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6912
Richard Curry v. Harold Clarke
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7013
Tyel Lashawn Claiborne, Sr. v. Inder Jeet Singh Gujral
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7014
US v. Frederick Sellers
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7066
US v. Charlette Johnson
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7069
US v. Josand Farmer
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7100
US v. Yulian Carillo-Tamayo
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-7155
John McKinney, Jr. v. G4S Government Solutions, Inc.
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1498
M. Modderno v. Surety Trustees, LLC
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1590
Yolanda Bell v. Anne Heishman
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1606
Angela Gail Jennings v. Nancy A. Berryhill
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1696
Jason Harbin v. Lori Partin
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1719
Phillip Ward v. Branch Banking and Trust
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1734
In re: Sandra Elliott
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1761
Derek Jarvis v. The City of Alexandria
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1780
Dulce Minor v. Nationstar Mortgage, LLC
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1823
Brian Hill v. EOUSA
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1866
Gurley Glenn v. Metech Recycling, Inc.
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1920
Brien Hill v. Learning Experience
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1930
Brien Hill v. SJV, LLC
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1932
US v. Conley Patterson
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4055
US v. Stephone Brian Scales
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4233
US v. Corey Pettiford
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4235
US v. Corey Jenkins
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4262
US v. Sandra Kuhns
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4285
Curtis Hardy v. Jennifer Saad
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6327
Ozelia Hicks, Jr. v. Commonwealth of Virginia
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6647
US v. Andrew Walters
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6656
Joshua Blair v. Virginia DOC
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6682
Michael Breyan v. Cynthia Ruth
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6703
US v. Larry McDaniel
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6716
US v. Tiayon Evans
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6721
US v. Ezau Yanez-Hernandez
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6724
Mischa Walker v. J. Saad
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6728
Ozelia Hicks, Jr. v. David S. Clements
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6731
US v. Delton Raynor
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6738
American Humanist Assoc. v. Maryland-National Capital Park  
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 15-2597

Justia Opinion Summary: A local government violated the Establishment Clause when it displays and maintains on public property a 40-foot tall Latin cross, established in memory of soldiers who died in World War I. The Fourth Circuit reversed an...

US v. George Stanley, IV
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4364
Christian Pearson v. Elizabeth Panaguiton
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 16-7385
Anthony Spencer Green, Sr. v. DARPA
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1799
US v. Gregory Gouldman
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4085
US v. Suliman El-Amin
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4127
Eric B. Saub v. Georgett Phillips
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6604
Samuel Griffin v. Ms. Ransom
Date: October 18, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6710
US v. James Robinson
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-7371
David Richard Sizemore v. Nancy A. Berryhill
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1301
Borzilleri v. Mosby  
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1751

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit alleging that defendant fired her for supporting defendant's political rival, and thus violated plaintiff's First Amendment rights. The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's determination that...

PLS Investments, LLC v. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1225
Oscar Enriques v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1376
James Powell v. Commissioner of IRS
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1518
Keith A. Sims v. Robert Stevenson
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6304
Clarence Miller v. Willie Eagleton
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6426
John Alexander v. Leroy Cartledge
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6571
US v. Roger Van Santvoord Camp
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6657
US v. Thomas Dean, Jr.
Date: October 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6754
Teresa Blubaugh v. Harford County Sheriff
Date: October 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1069
Phillip Bay v. Harold Clarke
Date: October 16, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6202
Siena Corp. v. Mayor and City Council of Rockville  
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1732

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of a suit challenging Rockville's zoning ordinance that prohibited the construction of self-storage facilities within 250 feet of property on which a public scho...

Lucero v. Early  
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1767

Justia Opinion Summary: After plaintiff was arrested for failing to confine his leafleting to an area designated for protest activities, as set forth in a protocol formulated by Baltimore's legal department in 2004, he filed suit challenging th...

US v. Brandon Solomon
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4776
US v. Suerenza Nixon
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4792
Del Webb Communities, Inc. v. Roger Carlson
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1347
Debra Bass v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1431
Harold Boyd v. Jaxx, LLC
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1555
US v. Carl Jefferson
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4112
US v. Joseph Brown, Jr.
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4210
US v. Maurice Cromratie
Date: October 13, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6582
Fawzy v. Wauquiez Boats SNC  
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Numbers: 16-2211, 16-2311

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against Wauquiez Boats, alleging claims for breach of maritime contract and for products liability under the general maritime law. The district court dismissed the complaint under Federal Rule of Civ...

Abbington SPE, LLC v. U. S. Bank NA
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2343
United States v. Salmons  
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4316

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his sentence after pleading guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm. The district court found that defendant had been convicted of a crime of violence on the basis of his prior conviction fo...

Vansy Chao v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1173
Ronald G. Ullrich v. CEXEC, Inc.
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1248
Jean Nana v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1337
Peter Kinyanjui v. Jefferson Sessions III
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1368
Mona Chu v. Patent and Trademark Office
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1664
US v. Robert Scott
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4198
Darrell J. Mickell v. Bryan Stirling
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6282
Mario Escalante v. Anderson County Sheriff's Dept
Date: October 12, 2017
Docket Number: 17-6452
US v. Eric Bernard Smith
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 13-6177
Taja Investments LLC v. Peerless Insurance Company
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1854
Emanuella Nnadozie v. ManorCare Health Services LLC
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2449
US v. Mark James
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4710
US v. John Glenn Bartley
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4836
Douglas C. Charnock, Jr. v. Commonwealth of VA
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1049
Robert Gary v. USAA Life Insurance Company
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1094
Thomas W. Lovegrove v. Brock & Scott, PLLC
Date: October 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1615
Patricia Markle v. US
Date: October 10, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1783