2020 Fourth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Opinions 1 - 500 of 1054

US v. Marvin Thompson
Date: June 5, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4639
US v. Lamont Gaines
Date: June 5, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4782
US v. Hafeez Odoffin
Date: June 5, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7740
Dianne Nickles v. State Farm Mutual Automobile
Date: June 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1639
Barbara Radford v. Andrew Saul
Date: June 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2100
US v. Akeem Flood
Date: June 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4678
US v. Aaron Coppedge
Date: June 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6610
US v. Sean Bradsher
Date: June 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7809
In re: Antjuane Dilworth
Date: June 4, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1117
Parkway 1046, LLC v. U.S. Home Corporation  
Date: June 3, 2020
Docket Number: 18-1556

Justia Opinion Summary: U.S. Home challenges the district court's orders granting judgment, prejudgment interest, and attorneys' fees to Parkway in an action stemming from disputes over land and purchase development contracts. The Fourth Circu...

Helga Cohen v. US
Date: June 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1080
Ashley Cockman v. Circle K Stores Inc.
Date: June 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1448
Thomas Erdman v. Fleetcor Technologies, Inc.
Date: June 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1493
US v. Greg Lester
Date: June 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4032
Richard Moise v. Howard County Detention Center
Date: June 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6645
US v. Larry Hill, Jr.
Date: June 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6944
Trey Williams v. Captain McNut
Date: June 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7290
US v. Miracle Smith
Date: June 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7733
United States v. Rogers  
Date: June 2, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4366

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit reversed defendant's sentence and remanded for resentencing, holding that 22 of his conditions for supervised release are inconsistent with his oral sentence and therefore void. In this case, the writt...

US v. James Workman
Date: June 2, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4792
US v. Robert Richardson
Date: June 2, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6514
In re: Percy Tucker
Date: June 2, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1014
In Re: David Smith
Date: June 2, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1375
Joe Fulgham v. Unknown
Date: June 2, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6148
Eusebio Escobar-De Jesus v. US
Date: June 1, 2020
Docket Number: 13-8013
US v. James Gersky
Date: June 1, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4702
Cristina Gonzalez Bautista v. William Barr
Date: June 1, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1218
Emmanuel Tagai v. Holy Cross Health, Inc.
Date: June 1, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2403
US v. Erlin Zuniga
Date: June 1, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4663
Supreme Ackbar v. Christopher Monaco
Date: June 1, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7498
US v. Tony Humphrey
Date: June 1, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7820
In re: Jeffrey Waller
Date: June 1, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1052
US v. Montraya Atkinson
Date: May 29, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4779
Barrington Boyd v. Teachers Insurance and Annuity
Date: May 29, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1488
US v. Jeremy Durkin
Date: May 29, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7149
US v. Demaine Benjamin
Date: May 29, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6087
Charles Janies v. Cempra, Inc.
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2415
US v. Dublas Lazo
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4447
Cynthia Glenn v. Melissa Marsh
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1555
Michael Osei v. UMUC
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1633
Kevin Galan Izaguirre v. William Barr
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1976
David London v. Loyola High School
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2156
Hesman Tall v. MedSource Community Services
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2460
US v. Mark Gaver
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4026
US v. Bondurant Ruffin
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4102
Darrell Williams v. Bryan Stirling
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7315
Dennis Johnson v. Christopher Simpson
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7629
John McCombs v. State of South Carolina
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7710
Brenda Gillis v. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1047
In re: Anthony Andrews
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1071
Brenda Gillis v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Date: May 28, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1426
US v. Adrian Anderson
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4050
R.S. v. Bd of Dir of Woods Charter
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1349
Daniel Felix v. Service Insurance Company
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2449
US v. Jamar Parker
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4579
Repaunzel Jackson v. Girl Scouts Council
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1053
In re: Timothy Hankins, Sr.
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1136
In re: Catherine Randolph
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1157
In re: Timothy Hankins, Sr.
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1175
Valerie Donnelly v. Peter Misiti
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1193
In re: Robert Sigler
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1205
Christopher Chin-Young v. Mark Esper
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1237
Randy Williams v. American International Group
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1338
US v. Christopher Kelly
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6011
Terrell Joyner v. Karen Burrell
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6018
Donald Vaughn v. Denise Gelsinger
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6019
US v. Adrian Porterfield
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6026
US v. Mark Radcliffe
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6033
Jimmy Roberts v. Frank Perry
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6050
Andre King v. Warden McFadden
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6062
Francisco Gomez v. Harold Clarke
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6078
US v. Tariq Belt
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6081
Louis Sanders v. Warden, Perry Corr Inst
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6090
Robert Dillard v. Scott Lewis
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6101
US v. Vaughn Coulter
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6121
Robert Weddington v. Detective Koons-Childrens
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6177
US v. Cassell Kuoh
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6266
Frederick Anderson v. Warden Scott Lewis
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6311
Devontay Myles v. Mark Key
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6319
Jesse Williams v. Wells
Date: May 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6338
Affinity Living Group, LLC v. Starstone Specialty Insurance Co.  
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2376

Justia Opinion Summary: After Affinity was sued for allegedly submitting Medicaid reimbursement claims for services that they never provided, it sought coverage for the suit under its insurance policy with StarStone. StarStone denied coverage b...

Randy Williams v. American International Group
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2221
Charles Wimer v. Greene County General Circuit
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2356
Raymond Bly v. Cir. Ct. for Howard County, MD
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2457
Tomislav Milic v. Kevin McCarthy
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2481
Alexander Jiggetts v. Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2483
William Cornick, Jr. v. Leviticus Bass
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2484
US v. Donnie Nipper
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4224
US v. Basil Halliday
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4701
US v. Shaun Givens
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4752
US v. Gary McDuffie
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4791
US v. James Edgerton, IV
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4863
US v. Ming Zhang
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4942
US v. Gary Holmes
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6725
US v. Mack Brooks
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7339
US v. Christopher Taylor
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7455
Brian Farabee v. James Lee
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7467
Ronald McClary v. Nurse Cullen
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7708
Bryan Byrd v. Michael Stephon
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7713
Tito Anderson v. Justin Andrews
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7747
US v. Donnell Coppedge
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7801
US v. Sigmund James
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7810
Jerry Clifft v. Commander C. Brobst
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7822
Linwood Duffie v. Superintendent of Maury Corr.
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7848
US v. Jamario Ford
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7871
US v. Andra Green
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7880
US v. Darrell Mays
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7882
Andre Juste v. Officer Lawrence
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1005
Antwyn Hayes, Jr. v. Caesars Baltimore Management
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1006
In re: Willie McBride
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1009
Theodore Justice v. North Carolina Dept HHS
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1044
In re: Shapat Nabaya
Date: May 26, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1045
US v. Carl Hopkins
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7812
Nelson Bruce v. Pentagon Federal Credit Union
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1183
In Re: Ernest Keith, Jr.
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1206
Mary Haggins v. Aaron Nemanic
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1222
In re: Derrick Sallis
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1235
In re: Jason Walker
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1250
In re: David Smith
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1255
Delroy Spence v. Unknown Respondent
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6020
US v. Travis Jenkins
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6030
Melinda Smith v. Entzel
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6049
Omar Hoskins v. Jamie Cobb
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6059
Vincent Walker v. M. Brooks
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6065
Vincent Walker v. Investigator
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6067
Corey Greene v. Erik Hooks
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6083
Gary Mullins v. Spencer Hill
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6093
US v. Kenneth Matthews
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6110
Victor Livermon v. Harold Clarke
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6132
Mohammed Jilani v. Blair Williams
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6171
Robert Smith v. Harold Clarke
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6227
US v. Jose Saravia
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6276
US v. Jeremy Montgomery
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6279
Alfutir Mayweather v. W. Guice
Date: May 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6299
Francisco Contreras-Mejia v. William Barr
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1120
Warren Tisdale v. CASA Partners V.L.P. The Park
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2150
AvaMaria Ladson v. Santander Consumer USA, Inc.
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2312
US v. Clement Wells
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4825
US v. Kristy Coleman
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4885
US v. Jermauciyae Abram
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4933
Jerome Johnson v. Kenneth Lassiter
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7287
Tunzy Sanders v. Warden of Allendale C.I.
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7321
Todd Dean v. F. Entzel
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7360
Phillip Daniel v. Unknown
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7584
Chase Marsh v. Leslie Fleming
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7760
Ronald Brount v. Brian Frosh
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7799
US v. Ricky Pendleton
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7831
Jerry Modisette v. US
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7854
Anthony Latimer v. Ben Jones
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7893
Paul Burt v. Eddie Pearson
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7900
Robert Wazney v. Sharon Chabassole
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1004
Dianne Carter v. Thomas Pellicane
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1059
Randy Williams v. SC Workers' Compensation
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1078
Derrick Allen v. Tri-Lift North Carolina, Inc.
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1107
Trenica Mingo v. Andrew Saul
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1108
Derrick Allen v. State of North Carolina
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1130
Derrick Allen v. Sara Glines
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1131
Richard Draper v. Commonwealth of Virginia
Date: May 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1181
US v. April Miller
Date: May 20, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4357
CSX Transportation, Inc. v. South Carolina Department of Revenue  
Date: May 20, 2020
Docket Numbers: 19-1089, 19-1154

Justia Opinion Summary: CSX argued that SCVA impermissibly discriminates against railroads in violation of the Railroad Revitalization and Regulatory Reform Act of 1976. The Fourth Circuit reversed the district court's determination that South...

Chijioke Ofoche v. Apogee Medical Group, Virginia
Date: May 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1157
US v. Darric Sweeney
Date: May 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4546
US v. Douglas Mills
Date: May 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4632
US v. David Cicalese
Date: May 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4797
US v. Anjay Patel
Date: May 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7121
Shadreck Kifayatuthelezi v. SC Department of Corrections
Date: May 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7379
US v. Mohamed El Shamy
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 16-4054
US v. Andre Cooper
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4772
US v. Julie Nelson
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4922
Bing v. Brivo Systems, LLC  
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1220

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit pro se against Brivo, alleging discrimination based on race in violation of Title VII. In this case, within an hour of starting orientation at Brivo, Brivo's security architect approached plaintiff a...

Eric Sanders v. Lowe's Home Centers, LLC
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1861
Dilma Sanchez-Sanchez v. William Barr
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2185
Henri Jean-Baptiste v. SAP, National Security Service
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2247
In re: James Tyer
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2474
US v. Christy Santiago
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4233
US v. Terri Moore
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4296
US v. Christian Catarino
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4759
Daniel McClain v. Warden
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7729
US v. Javis McKenzie
Date: May 19, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7796
Patricia Patterson v. Commissioner
Date: May 18, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1326
Robert Heghmann v. Democratic National Committee
Date: May 18, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2211
US v. Anthony Rogers
Date: May 18, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4425
US v. Kofie Jones
Date: May 18, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7546
US v. Cesar Sierro-Pineda
Date: May 18, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7734
US v. Tony Alexander
Date: May 18, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7832
In re: Michael Rand
Date: May 18, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1152
US v. Larry Burleigh
Date: May 18, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6052
Mariam, Inc. v. Universal Underwriters Ins.
Date: May 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1736
Amanuel Terefe v. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.
Date: May 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1869
US v. Darius Whitaker
Date: May 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4129
Jamal Gethers v. Harold Clarke
Date: May 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7523
Lorenzo Johnson, Jr. v. Old Dominion University
Date: May 14, 2020
Docket Number: 18-1689
In re: Donald Trump  
Date: May 14, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2486

Justia Opinion Summary: The District of Columbia and the State of Maryland sued the President in his official capacity, alleging violations of the U.S. Constitution’s Foreign and Domestic Emoluments Clauses. The district court dismissed claims...

District of Columbia v. Trump  
Date: May 14, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2488

Justia Opinion Summary: The District of Columbia and the State of Maryland sued the President in his official capacity, alleging violations of the Constitution’s Foreign and Domestic Emoluments Clauses. The district court granted a motion to am...

Fessler v. IBM Corp.  
Date: May 14, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2497

Justia Opinion Summary: Fessler sued, alleging that his former employer, IBM. unlawfully “capped” his sale commissions despite representing to him that his commissions would be uncapped. The district court dismissed his claims on the basis that...

US v. Bakari McMillan
Date: May 14, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4175
US v. Deontae Hargrave
Date: May 13, 2020
Docket Number: 16-4387
Brian Aten v. South Carolina Board of Corr
Date: May 13, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1677
US v. Isidoro Gonzalez-Ferretiz
Date: May 13, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4409
Copley v. United States  
Date: May 12, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2347

Justia Opinion Summary: Under the federal tax offset program, the Secretary of the Treasury has the discretion to set-off "any" tax overpayment against a taxpayer's preexisting tax liabilities, and the bankruptcy code provides that exempt prope...

US v. Steven Murn
Date: May 12, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4625
US v. Zakaria Taoufik
Date: May 12, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4073
US v. Brad Bruce, Jr.
Date: May 12, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4136
US v. Dave Taylor
Date: May 12, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6186
US v. Ricky Crawford, Jr.
Date: May 12, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7316
US v. Wesley Owens
Date: May 12, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7867
Ward v. AutoZoners, LLC  
Date: May 11, 2020
Docket Numbers: 18-2100, 18-2170

Justia Opinion Summary: After AutoZone was found liable for creating a hostile work environment and for intentional infliction of emotional distress, plaintiff was awarded both compensatory and punitive damages. The Fourth Circuit reversed the...

Syl Rogers v. William Barr
Date: May 11, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2364
John Orem v. Matthew Gillmore
Date: May 11, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6920
David Potter v. Bernard Booker
Date: May 11, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7442
US v. Wesley Owens
Date: May 11, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7860
US v. Rodney Self
Date: May 8, 2020
Docket Number: 17-7603
Bierman Family Farm LLC v. United Farm Family Insurance
Date: May 8, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2240
Star Development Group, LLC v. Darwin National Assurance
Date: May 8, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1042
US v. Torrick Rodgers
Date: May 8, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6375
US v. Stanley Winston
Date: May 7, 2020
Docket Number: 16-7742
Cucalon v. Barr  
Date: May 7, 2020
Docket Numbers: 18-1292, 18-2206

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit denied petitions for review of the BIA's final order of removal. Applying the modified categorical approach, the court held that defendant's prior conviction for distribution of cocaine under Virginia...

Terri Everman v. Andrew Saul
Date: May 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1569
Jesse LaLone v. Phillip Thompson
Date: May 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7217
Wellington Dickens, III v. Durham County
Date: May 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1967
Alterik Baker v. Mr. Beale
Date: May 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7024
Machiavelli Siberius v. American Public University
Date: May 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7400
US v. Raymond Perry
Date: May 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7620
United States v. Doctor  
Date: May 4, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4874

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's revocation of defendant's supervised release and resulting sentence. The court held that the district court did not clearly err in finding the government proved he committ...

In re: Cigar Association
Date: May 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2130
United States v. Lewis  
Date: May 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4028

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted for possessing a firearm as a felon and sentenced to 63 months' imprisonment and a three-year period of supervised release. The district court additionally recommended, without explanation, that d...

US v. David Johnson
Date: May 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4519
US v. Kelvin Holman
Date: May 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6754
Patrick Jeffers v. Perry Lyons, Jr.
Date: May 4, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7317
US v. Terrance Brown, Jr.
Date: May 1, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4295
US v. Dominick Johnson
Date: May 1, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4008
US v. Michael Phillips
Date: May 1, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4154
Carey v. Throwe  
Date: April 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1194

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against defendants after he was terminated for submitting two blog posts about the then Captain of the Internal Affairs Unit of the Maryland Natural Resources Police (MNRP). Among other things, the b...

US v. Raymond Griffin
Date: April 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4343
US v. Corey Moore
Date: April 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6859
US v. Brian Johnson
Date: April 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7028
US v. Richard Fulton
Date: April 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7604
US v. Troy Henley
Date: April 29, 2020
Docket Number: 08-5161
Randy Hagans v. City of Norfolk
Date: April 29, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1570
US v. Lamar Williams
Date: April 29, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4013
US v. Eric Branch
Date: April 29, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4781
US v. Errol Winter
Date: April 29, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7156
US v. Kenneth Artis
Date: April 29, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7494
US v. John White
Date: April 29, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7764
US v. Brian Anderson
Date: April 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4696
US v. Jonathan Sapp
Date: April 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7264
US v. Herbert Marshall
Date: April 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7285
US v. Bobby Debnam
Date: April 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7593
Travis Marron v. Harold Clarke
Date: April 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7721
United States v. Beck  
Date: April 27, 2020
Docket Number: 17-4179

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed defendant's conviction and sentence for distributing child pornography in violation of 18 U.S.C. 2252A(a)(1) and to committing a felony offense involving a minor (specifically, producing child...

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau v. Klopp  
Date: April 27, 2020
Docket Number: 18-1694

Justia Opinion Summary: The district court held defendant in contempt after finding him in violation of a consent order limiting his participation in the mortgage industry. The district court ordered the disgorgement of over half-a-million doll...

Fay Cole v. Family Dollar Stores of Maryland
Date: April 27, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2043
Reginald Evans v. Carolina Richardson
Date: April 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2407
US v. Jonathan Davidson
Date: April 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4708
James Cecil, Jr. v. Dr. Large
Date: April 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7211
United States v. Patterson  
Date: April 24, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4402

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit held that the district court did not violate defendant's due process rights when it failed to specify the evidence underlying its finding that he had violated his release conditions, given that the bas...

United States v. Benson  
Date: April 24, 2020
Docket Numbers: 18-4539, 18-4540, 18-4577

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendants Benson, Brown, and Wallace were convicted of aiding and abetting the use of a firearm in a crime of violence resulting in murder. The Fourth Circuit held that the district court did not err in permitting the c...

Andrew Jones v. Christopher Zych
Date: April 23, 2020
Docket Number: 15-7399
US v. Glen Matteer
Date: April 23, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7048
United States v. Chambers  
Date: April 23, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7104

Justia Opinion Summary: After defendant was erroneously sentenced as a career offender, he moved to reduce his sentence to time served under the First Step Act. The district court denied defendant's motion to reduce his custodial sentence, thou...

William Dickey v. SCDC
Date: April 23, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7499
US v. Alex Jones
Date: April 22, 2020
Docket Number: 16-4831
United States v. Ferebee  
Date: April 22, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4266

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the denial of defendant's motion to suppress evidence recovered from a backpack, and the district court's conclusion that defendant abandoned the backpack and any legitimate expectation of pri...

Dexter Taylor, Jr. v. Andrew Saul
Date: April 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2065
US v. Willard Moss, Jr.
Date: April 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4161
US v. Roderick Sanford
Date: April 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4436
US v. Ronald Pierce, Jr.
Date: April 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4601
US v. Swain Clarke
Date: April 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6876
US v. Rodney Williamson
Date: April 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7464
Abdul Mu'Min v. Harold Clarke
Date: April 22, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6031
Bazemore v. Best Buy  
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2196

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against her employer, Best Buy, claiming that she was harassed because of her race and gender and subjected to a hostile work environment in violation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Pl...

United States v. Nance  
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4585

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed defendant's above-Guidelines sentence imposed after he pleaded guilty to two federal drug- and firearm-related offenses. The court held that defendant's sentence was not procedurally unreasona...

US v. Robert Boston
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4832
Javon Jones v. United Health Group Inc.
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1728
US v. Bronson Gainey
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4724
Edward Wiggins v. Correctional Officer Johnson
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7632
Warren Yates v. Frank Bishop, Jr.
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7727
US v. Brian Gale
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7730
James Simpson v. Harold Clarke
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7735
US v. Johnnie Reed
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7738
Edward Saunders v. Harold Clarke
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7745
Carlton Cooper v. Colin Stolle
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7781
Creadell Hubbard v. Christopher Zych
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7863
US v. Creadell Hubbard
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7887
Xunxian Liu v. Mary Bushnell
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1042
John Leake v. SSA
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1084
In re: Morris Bridgers
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1090
Harry Nie v. Commonwealth of Virginia
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6007
US v. Lennell Dyches
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6056
US v. Jeffery Okyere
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6071
US v. Daniel Suggs
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6079
US v. Alton Couther, III
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6145
US v. Ronald Chisholm
Date: April 21, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6161
US v. Malcolm Thomas
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4670
United States v. Akande  
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 18-6833

Justia Opinion Summary: After defendant moved under 28 U.S.C. 2255 to vacate his conviction based on the ineffective assistance of counsel, the district court denied the motion. The Fourth Circuit granted a certificate of appealability and re...

Stepp v. U.S. Bank Trust N.A.  
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1067

Justia Opinion Summary: A bank office that conducts no mortgage-related business does not qualify as a "branch office" of a "mortgagee" under 24 C.F.R. 203.604(c)(2). Section 203.604(c)(2) excuses a face-to-face meeting between the bank and the...

Nde Ngwenyi v. William Barr
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1805
James Beggs v. American Bankers Insurance
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1859
Philip Fetner v. Wilmington Savings Fund
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2303
Philip Fetner v. Hotel Street Capital, L.L.C.
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2319
Andrew Chien v. Timothy Hauler
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2330
Jamaal Gittens v. Equifax
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2340
Tonda Smith v. Palmetto Denture Care PA
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2432
US v. John Johnson
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4330
US v. Marcus Blanks
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4432
US v. Brian Rogers
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4476
US v. James Sumter
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4585
US v. James Atkinson
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4682
US v. Zantwan Worthy
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7212
US v. Ricky Ingram
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7242
Gerard Felder v. J. Ormond
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7299
US v. Robert Rainey
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7371
Ryricka Custis v. Harold Clarke
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7398
Blake Sandlain v. Barbara Rickard
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7460
Eddie Goodwin v. Warden Mackelburg
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7500
US v. Robert Taylor
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7515
Robin McMillan v. Unknown Doe
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7537
Katrina Ben v. Christopher Moskal
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7548
US v. Eric Byers
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7553
US v. Bruce Talley
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7564
US v. Bruce Miller
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7568
William Davis, Jr. v. Earl Britt
Date: April 20, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7651
Mary Kirgan v. Manufacturers & Traders Trust
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1009
Onan Guillen Nunez v. William Barr
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1889
Thomas Montgomery, III v. Mark. T. Esper
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2205
US v. William Coontz
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4167
US v. Banita Saffore
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4816
US v. Susan Gray
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7597
US v. Gregory Anderson
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7676
Darrell Williams v. Joe Coakley
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7737
Mustafa Salaam v. John Walrath
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7746
US v. David Ward
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7769
Gregory Simmons-Bey v. USA Republic Corporation ET
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7772
Casey Tyler v. Erik Hooks
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7779
US v. Willie Poyner
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7788
US v. Stephon McCain
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7794
US v. Kenneth Coe, Jr.
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7807
Brian Boulb v. Acting Warden Vareen
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7828
Nashid Porter v. Carlton Joyner
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7888
US v. LaGrant Greer
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7895
In re: Anthony Andrews
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1013
In Re: Jonathan Brunson
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1075
Adria Crump v. Samuel Cherry
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1085
In re: Jonathan Brunson
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1087
Derrick Allen v. Alice Mine
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1104
Derrick Allen v. Ted Wire
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1105
Derrick Allen v. Phillip Jordan
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1109
Kenrick Hamilton v. Michael Gaches
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1139
David Wilkins v. Commissioner, Social Security
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1158
In re: Joshua Anderson
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1247
US v. Collin Hawkins
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6047
Sammy Shine v. B. Sullivan
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6055
US v. Dashawn Hunt
Date: April 17, 2020
Docket Number: 20-6173
Lopez Ordonez v. Barr  
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2469

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit granted a petition for review of the BIA's order denying petitioner's asylum application and ordering his removal to Guatemala. The court held that petitioner established that the past persecution h...

US v. Carlos McClammy
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 18-7139
Common Cause v. Lewis  
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Numbers: 19-1091, 19–1094

Justia Opinion Summary: In this gerrymandering action, brought exclusively under the North Carolina Constitution against certain state legislators, the Fourth Circuit held that the district court did not err in remanding because the Legislative...

Service Pump & Supply v. Sun Industries, LLC
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1891
Charles Campbell v. Hollie Bennett
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2149
Robert Wilkie v. Nationstar Mortgage, LLC
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2171
John Laschkewitsch v. Transamerica Life Insurance Co
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2172
Joseph Witchard v. Bryan Antonelli
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2248
Adria Crump v. Social Security Office
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2270
Carol Stein v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Hospital
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2332
Rhonda Kirschmann v. State of Virginia
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2335
Melinda Dill v. Commissioner
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2381
Michael Webb v. William Newman
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2420
Michael Webb v. Donald Beyer, Jr.
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2423
In re: Fred Hall
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2443
Wen Yeh v. North Carolina State Univ
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2465
US v. Vernard Buckman, Jr.
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4155
US v. Stephanie Mackie-Hatten
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4485
US v. Antonio Woods
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4500
US v. Andrew Bowles
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4541
US v. David Richardson
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4577
US v. Donnell Pittman
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4636
US v. Jeffrey Haynes
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4652
US v. Ricky Mabe
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4926
Jackie Brady v. Dennis Mecum
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7367
US v. Juan Soto
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7399
US v. Lyndon Dunham
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7532
US v. Artavious Boddie
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7574
Franklin Smith v. Nurse Mayfield
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7626
Brandon Thompson v. Frederick Entzel
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7675
Casey Tyler v. North Carolina
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7725
James Armistead v. Erik Hooks
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7774
US v. Brandon Foster
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7826
Robert Dougherty v. Dana Lawhorne
Date: April 16, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7835
US v. Taeqwon Prater
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 17-4766
Michael Musselwhite v. Mid-Atlantic Restaurant Corp.
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2435
United States v. Spivey  
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4099

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of defendant's motion to dismiss the indictment for improper venue. At issue was, in which judicial district(s) is venue proper, when a state sex offender subjec...

US v. Antonio Miller
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4796
Brad Sigmon v. Bryan Stirling
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 18-7
Robert Prince v. Harold Clarke
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 18-7347
Carla Spencer v. Town of Bedford
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1665
Expo Properties, LLC v. Experient, Inc.  
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1750

Justia Opinion Summary: Expo Properties owns an office complex in which they leased to Experient. When the lease term ended, the parties dispute the condition the premises should be in when defendant vacated, and who should pay for any work to...

Margarita Torres-Mejia v. William Barr
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1997
In re: Emerson Stevens  
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-305

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit authorized, under 28 U.S.C. 2244, a motion to file a successive 28 U.S.C. 2254 application for federal habeas relief. The court held that movant has made a prima facie showing that his application sati...

US v. Detrick Daye
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4411
US v. Brandon Dodd
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4558
US v. Eric Byers
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7362
US v. Terry Speller
Date: April 15, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7466
Sigmon v. Stirling  
Date: April 14, 2020
Docket Number: 18-7

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of habeas relief to petitioner, who was sentenced to death for two murders. The court held that the postconviction court's conclusion that petitioner could not show...

Joshua Frankel v. US
Date: April 14, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1113
Cindia Salazar de Toledo v. William Barr
Date: April 14, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1899
In re: Raymond Marshall
Date: April 14, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2018
US v. Rufus Parker
Date: April 14, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4299
US v. Jimmie Harris
Date: April 14, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7410
Gregory Greer v. General Dynamics
Date: April 13, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1235
Maurice Grier v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board
Date: April 10, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2308
Sanitary Brd of Charleston v. Andrew Wheeler
Date: April 9, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2385
US v. Don Wilkerson
Date: April 9, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4751
Subodh Pandit v. Sudhir Pandit
Date: April 9, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1045
Victor Lozano v. William Barr
Date: April 9, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2060
In re: John Moore  
Date: April 9, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2076

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit denied a petition for writ of mandamus relief seeking to direct Judge Robert J. Conrad to recuse himself from presiding over petitioner's criminal trial. Judge Conrad had prosecuted petitioner successf...

US v. Cliffton Conner
Date: April 9, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4037
United States v. Keene  
Date: April 9, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4609

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendants were charged under 18 U.S.C. 1959, which imposes criminal penalties for committing "violent crimes in aid of racketeering activity" (the VICAR statute), in three counts with the enumerated federal offense of c...

Bobby Wyche v. Bryan Pulley
Date: April 9, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7184
US v. Johnny Byrd
Date: April 8, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4765
US v. Cortese Davis
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 16-4549
Alan Tickles v. Terry Johnson
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 18-1577
Phillip Faulconer v. Centra Health, Inc.
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 18-1661
Polfliet v. Cuccinelli  
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2310

Justia Opinion Summary: 8 U.S.C. 1155 commits visa petition revocation decisions to the Secretary's discretion. Plaintiff and his stepson appealed the district court's dismissal of their complaint alleging that the USCIS unlawfully revoked thei...

US v. David Turpin
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4640
Seon Deabreu v. UPS
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1249
Roderick Carter v. CPC Logistics, Inc.
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2135
In re: Raymond Chestnut
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2379
US v. Lawrence Jordan
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4426
US v. Gerald Whaley
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4536
US v. Larcarus Howard
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4691
US v. Jeffrey Martinovich
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6797
Richard Wandell, Jr. v. Frederick Entzel
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7209
Sean Earl v. Commonwealth of Virginia
Date: April 7, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7652
US v. Aristides Rivera-Lopez
Date: April 6, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4897
Justin Rose v. William Barr
Date: April 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1726
Kpaweni Natee v. William Barr
Date: April 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2114
US v. Kyle Thompson
Date: April 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4085
US v. Eric Grinder
Date: April 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4392
US v. Kinston Pittman, Jr.
Date: April 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4495
US v. Marcus Smith
Date: April 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4552
Michael Williams v. Josh Stein
Date: April 6, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7633
Ashford v. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP  
Date: April 3, 2020
Docket Number: 18-1958

Justia Opinion Summary: The Federal Arbitration Act expresses a strong policy in favor of arbitration. Based on that, the Supreme Court and the Fourth Circuit have consistently held that contractual provisions capable of being reasonably read t...

United States v. Fall  
Date: April 3, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4673

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit affirmed defendant's conviction for receipt, possession, and transportation of child pornography. The court affirmed the district court's denial of defendant's motion to suppress evidence found during...

Fislet Desjardin v. William Barr
Date: April 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1774
LeAnthony Winston v. Harold Clarke
Date: April 3, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7174
US v. Keanan Bond
Date: April 2, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4377
Brenda Livesay v. Kenneth Livesay
Date: April 2, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1305
Wildin Guillen-Acosta v. William Barr
Date: April 2, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1447
US v. Jason Whitney
Date: April 2, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4625
US v. Rodolfo Segura-Virgen
Date: April 2, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4659
US v. Albert Woodson
Date: April 2, 2020
Docket Number: 19-6976
US v. Frederick Brown, Jr.
Date: April 2, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7448
US v. Christopher Mixell
Date: April 1, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4563
US v. Ramese McKoy
Date: April 1, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7545
US v. Yonathan Melaku
Date: March 31, 2020
Docket Number: 17-7397
US v. Jerome Collins
Date: March 31, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4525
Gradillas Court Reporters, Inc v. Cherry Bekaert LLP
Date: March 31, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1098
Barry McCabe v. Fairfax County Animal Shelter
Date: March 31, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1583
Mayor and City of Balt v. Alex Azar, II
Date: March 31, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1614
US v. Jeremiah Wilkes
Date: March 31, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7167
Jerry Boyd v. Harold Clarke
Date: March 31, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7716
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. v. Highland Construction
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2450
Servotronics, Inc. v. The Boeing Co.  
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2454

Justia Opinion Summary: Seeking evidence to use in a United Kingdom arbitration, Servotronics filed an application in the district court under 28 U.S.C. 1782 to obtain testimony from three Boeing employees residing in South Carolina. On appeal,...

United States v. McMiller  
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4744

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted and sentenced to 121 months in prison, as well as a lifetime of supervised release, for transporting and possessing child pornography. The Fourth Circuit affirmed the district court's judgment wit...

Mayor and City Council of Balt v. Alex Azar, II
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1614
Juan Alvarado v. William Barr
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1951
Lynton Ballentine v. Wells Fargo Bank National
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2117
Edgar Mota-Braga v. William Barr
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2133
US v. Cedrick Atkinson
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4499
Gaylon Cox v. Charles Ratledge
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7162
US v. Kendrick Williams
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7378
US v. Brenda Benn
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7495
US v. Lionel Newman
Date: March 30, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7572
Charles Gilbert, Jr. v. ATF
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 18-1215
Andrews v. Baltimore City Police Department  
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 18-1953

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff alleged that the Baltimore Police Department conducted a warrantless search when it used a cell site simulator to locate him. In 2014, the police department used a Hailstorm cell site simulator to locate plaint...

CTB, Inc. v. Hog Slat, Inc.  
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2107

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed the district court's grant of summary judgment in favor of defendant on the grounds that plaintiff's trade dress registrations, which cover the shape and color scheme of its chicken feeder products, ar...

Emily Sterling v. Andrew Saul
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1554
In Re: Jha'Vaughn Clark
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1915
Claire Ngo Sohna v. William Barr
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1996
US v. Dontarius Hall
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4119
US v. Timothy Bell
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4394
US v. James Judd
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4540
US v. Travis France
Date: March 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7088
Michele Damiano v. Inst. for In Vitro Sciences
Date: March 26, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2382
Michael Barrick v. PNGI Charles Town Gaming
Date: March 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1259
Rosario Fiorani, Jr. v. CapitalOne Financial Corp.
Date: March 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2019
US v. John Morgan
Date: March 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4017
US v. Darrell Adam
Date: March 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-4742
McRae Riddick v. Jim O'Sullivan
Date: March 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-7441
United States v. Johnson  
Date: March 25, 2020
Docket Numbers: 18-4312, 18-4333

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendants were convicted by a jury of several charges related to their participation in the Black Guerilla Family's (BGF) Greenmount Regime, a violent street and prison gang in Baltimore. The Fourth Circuit held that th...

United States v. Wass  
Date: March 25, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4547

Justia Opinion Summary: The Fourth Circuit reversed the district court's dismissal of an indictment alleging that defendant violated the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA). The court held that binding precedent establishes t...

United States v. Gary  
Date: March 25, 2020
Docket Number: 18-4578

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his sentence after pleading guilty to two counts of possession of a firearm and ammunition by a person previously convicted of a felony. The Fourth Circuit held that defendant's guilty plea was not kno...

Ho Jeong v. Angel Cabrera
Date: March 25, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1882
Centraarchy Restaurant Mgmt v. Philip Angelo
Date: March 25, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1888
In re: Fluor International
Date: March 25, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1241
ALPS Property & Casualty v. Ivan Higgerson, Sr.
Date: March 24, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2245
Cybernet, LLC v. David  
Date: March 24, 2020
Docket Number: 18-2420

Justia Opinion Summary: Cybernet filed suit against three state officials under 42 U.S.C. 1983 for directing or participating in the unlawful destruction of its property in violation of the Fourth Amendment. Cybernet's claims stemmed from the e...

Jack Boothe v. Northstar Realty Finance Corp.
Date: March 24, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1298
Jonas Okwara v. William Barr
Date: March 24, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1301
Marsha Ferira v. State Farm Fire and Casualty
Date: March 24, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1716
Michael Briscoe v. W.A. Chester, LLC
Date: March 24, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1727