2022 Fifth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

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McLemore v. Walmart TX Stores, et al
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40637
Watts v. Pickett
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60203
USA v. Dial
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11071
Moses v. Edwards
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30270
Amer Petro Tankers v. Amer River Trans
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30420
Amer Petro Tankers v. Amer River Trans
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30487
Garza v. Molina
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40805
Bechuke Bertrand v. Garland
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60571
Lay v. USA
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60776
USA v. Reyes
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 22-40006
Arias v. Garland
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 18-60417
USA v. Charleston
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 19-31032
Overstreet v. Allstate  
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10462

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff bought a home insurance policy from Allstate that covered damage from wind and hail. On June 6, 2018, a wind and hail storm hit the area where Plaintiff lived, allegedly damaging his roof. An Allstate adjuster...

CHP v. Schwyhart
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10704
USA v. Moore
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10995
USA v. Rodriguez-Villanueva
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11035
Hart v. Lowe's Home Centers
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30689
Galan v. Petit
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30728
USA v. Valdez-Rojas
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40544
Cantu v. Guerra
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40584
USA v. Shaw
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40853
Escalante v. Lidge  
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50097

Justia Opinion Summary: A wrongful-death suit ended in default when a trucking company went bankrupt. That left two plaintiffs who both claimed to be the decedent’s common-law wife. The district court awarded damages to just one of them because...

USA v. Goiburo Martinez
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50629
USA v. Islas-Macias
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51001
USA v. Islas-Macias
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51026
Morelos Cortes v. Garland
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60199
Chaj-Perez v. Garland
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60376
USA v. Spear
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 18-60530
Maxim Crane Works v. Zurich Amer Ins
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-20489
Nkenglefac v. Garland  
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-60647

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner a native and citizen of Cameroon, applied for admission into the United States on May 9, 2018. The immigration judge (“IJ”) denied Petitioner’s application for relief from removal and ordered him removed to Ca...

Capio Funding v. Rural/Metro Oprt, et al  
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11218

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff buys and collects on delinquent healthcare accounts. Defendant sells such accounts. Business between the two soured, and Plaintiff sued for breach of contract and tortious interference. The district court dismi...

USA v. Parcon
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11258
Hutchings v. Cty of Llano, et al
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50885
Jarkesy v. SEC  
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61007

Justia Opinion Summary: The SEC brought an enforcement action within the agency against Petitioners for securities fraud. An SEC administrative law judge adjudged Petitioners liable and ordered various remedies, and the SEC affirmed on appeal o...

Salcido v. Wilson
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11029
USA v. Altamirano
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20164
USA v. Sylvester
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30202
Rolls v. Packaging Corp of America  
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30435

Justia Opinion Summary: After her ex-husband died in a containerboard mill explosion, Plaintiff brought a wrongful death and survival action against Defendant Packaging Corporation of America (“PCA”) and PCA employee, a supervisor alleged to ha...

USA v. Luna-Gonzalez  
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40397

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pleaded guilty to violating 18 U.S.C. Section 922(g)(5)(A), which makes it unlawful for aliens illegally in the country to possess firearms. But he insisted the district court erred at sentencing by applying Se...

USA v. Cordova-Lopez  
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40426

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pleaded guilty to unlawfully re-entering the United States following removal. The district court sentenced him to 51 months in prison. On appeal, Defendant argued that the district court miscalculated his advis...

USA v. Gharib
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40779
Law Ofc of Ryan Downton v. Little River
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50616
USA v. Arteaga
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50886
USA v. Adkins
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50951
Mboba v. Garland
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60001
Stilley v. Garland
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60022
Kadiwal v. Garland
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60147
Flores-Abrego v. Garland
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60231
USA v. Lee
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60666
USA v. Britain
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60692
Carr, et al v. City of Spring Valley, et al
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 19-20373
USA v. Del Angel
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-20258
Marzett v. Tigner, et al
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30154
Price v. Sanders, et al
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30450
Sanchez-Felipe v. Garland
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60999
USA v. Jenkins
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10003
USA v. Perez-Solis
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10904
USA v. Alexander
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10929
Smith v. AT&T Mobility Services
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20366
USA v. Stewart
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20430
Gamel v. Forum Energy Technol
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20479
USA v. Ambers
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20581
Bank of Louisiana v. FDIC  
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30494

Justia Opinion Summary: The Bank of Louisiana (“BOL”) and two of its directors appeal the district court’s dismissal of their complaints against the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). The district court ruled that the complaints reha...

Underwood v. Parker Towing
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30531
USA v. Anita-Botello
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40742
USA v. Camacho-Govea
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40764
USA v. Frazier
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50141
USA v. Stoglin  
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50206

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute cocaine base and one count of knowingly possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking offense. The in...

USA v. Solis-Ramirez
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50718
USA v. Arias-Quintanilla
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51080
USA v. Felipe-Pascual
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51103
USA v. Felipe-Pascual
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51124
Martinez-Cortes v. Garland
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60322
USA v. Elias
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 19-20540
USA v. Nnaji
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11190
USA v. Jackson
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30778
Garcia-Avila v. Garland
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60406
Melendez-Monge v. Garland
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60814
Ehimare v. Garland
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61122
Dabur v. Garland
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61154
USA v. Perkins
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11113
Rockwell v. Sprouts Farmers Market
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20354
Dill v. Fed Home Loan Mtge
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20533
Roberts v. Fuentes
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40036
Cano v. Garcia
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50742
USA v. Fleming
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50894
Reyes-Rivas v. Garland
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60185
USA v. Sanchez
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60669
Vasquez-De Martinez v. Garland  
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60856

Justia Opinion Summary: A mother and daughter from El Salvador were ordered removed. The Board of Immigration Appeals affirmed. Mother and daughter retained counsel and filed a petition for review in the Fifth Circuit. As a result of personal i...

Rivers v. Lumpkin
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 18-11490
Yanez-Pena v. Garland
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 19-60464
USA v. Gross
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10303
Owens v. Circassia Pharmaceuticals  
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10760

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff alleged that her former employer, Circassia Pharmaceuticals (“Circassia”), fired her for discriminatory and retaliatory reasons. The district court granted summary judgment for Circassia, holding that Owens had...

USA v. Vazquez-Tellez
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11067
Higgins v. Lumpkin
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20058
USA v. Rodriguez  
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20150

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was the passenger of a vehicle stopped for a traffic violation. During the stop, the officer became suspicious, removed the men from the car, and found a firearm in a jacket on the rear floorboard of the vehicl...

USA v. Miller
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30432
USA v. Ortega
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40737
USA v. Castillo-Rubio  
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50140

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was a high-ranking member of the Juarez Cartel between 2000 and 2011. He was charged and convicted of three narcotics offenses, and given three life sentences. He appealed his convictions and sentences on vario...

USA v. Torres
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50426
USA v. Guerra
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50815
USA v. Salazar-Munoz
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51139
Realty Income v. Golden Palatka
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60567
Stonewater Adolescent v. Lafayette Cty
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60672
USA v. Herrera
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60684
Buckeye Partners v. FERC
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 22-60100
USA v. Perry, et al  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Numbers: 17-30610, 17-30611

Justia Opinion Summary: Many Defendants belonging to the "39ers" a New Orleans gang, were convicted of various RICO-related offenses. Ten Defendants appealed their convictions on multiple grounds. The Eighth Circuit affirmed the vast majority o...

USA v. Price, et al
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 17-30611
Engle v. Lumpkin  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 19-40356

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner was convicted of felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Petitioner initiated a postconviction proceeding in federal district court. The district court rejected all of Petitioner’s claims of trial erro...

Burch v. Homeward
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11057
Puente Perez v. Garland
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60625
Santos-Garcia v. Garland
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60850
Perez Mantilla v. Merrick Garland, U.S. Attorney
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60879
Pena-Lopez v. Garland  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60911

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2004, Petitioner was ordered removed in absentia; however, he continued to reside in the United States. In 2019, Petitioner filed a motion to reopen under 8 U.S.C. Sec. 1229a(c)(7)(C)(iv)(III), which extends the amoun...

Tzul Lacan v. Garland
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61229
USA v. Hawks
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10167
USA v. Reyna
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11118
Johnson v. Caroli
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20231
Tutus v. JLG Industries
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20383
USA v. Castro-Lopez
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20420
USA v. Rivera-Salinas
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20607
Thomas v. Ameritas Life Insurance  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30254

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff and his son’s mother met with the insurance company’s producer seeking insurance covering the life of their adult son. The producer filled out the application, as well as a temporary insurance agreement (the “T...

USA v. Pimentel-Soto
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40517
USA v. Hamann  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50122

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was indicted for conspiracy to possess methamphetamine after DEA agents executed a search warrant at his motel room, recovering more than 150 grams of methamphetamine. The indictment alleged two prior convictio...

USA v. Karr
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50219
USA v. Onoimoimilin
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50630
USA v. Villegas
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50876
USA v. Villegas
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50977
USA v. Soto-Rueda
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51060
USA v. Pacheco-Apodaca
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51108
USA v. Pacheco-Apodaca
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51110
Loftin v. City of Prentiss, MS  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60611

Justia Opinion Summary: Officers of the Prentiss Police Department arrested Plaintiff for aggravated assault after he and others told the officers that Plaintiff had shot the victim. Plaintiff sued the officers and the City of Prentiss under 42...

Pleasant v. Lumpkin
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 19-20664
Badgerow v. Walters, et al
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 19-30766
Enriquez v. Lumpkin
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-20554
Hernandez Roman v. Garland
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60844
Ocampo Villalobos v. Garland
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61243
USA v. Lucio
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10787
Bradford Realty Svc v. Hartford Fire
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11047
USA v. Kemp
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11152
Salas v. City of Galena Park
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20170
Salas v. Knox
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20333
Leachman v. Gonzalez
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20499
Baker v. Puckett
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40085
USA v. Aderinoye  
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40220

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant and accomplices stole millions of dollars in a transcontinental business email compromise scheme. A jury convicted him of fraud, money laundering, and identity theft for his role in the operation. On appeal, De...

Hargrave v. AIM Directional Svcs
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40496
USA v. Morales
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50383
USA v. Thomas
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50663
OHT Hawk AS v. Cruz
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60796
Buckeye Partners v. FERC
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 22-60100
USA v. Terry
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 19-11039
Okankiri v. Garland
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60629
Marroquin-De Garcia v. Garland
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60818
USA v. Bell
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10690
USA v. Contreras-Zamora
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10813
USA v. Griego
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10956
USA v. Mata
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11019
Springboards to Educ v. Pharr San Juan  
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40336

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff is an education company that owns various trademarks, including "Read a Million Words," "Million Dollar Reader," "Millionaire Reader," and " Millionaire Reading Club." Plaintiff filed suit against Defendant, a...

USA v. Upchurch
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50810
Rubio v. Lumpkin
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-20158
Roque v. Shrode, et al
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40153
USA v. Rodriguez-Huitron
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10082
USA v. Grant
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20573
USA v. Tucker  
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30194

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was involuntarily committed to the emergency room for protective custody after law enforcement found he was a danger to himself or others. He remained committed for 15 days. Two weeks later, Defendant was again...

Celino v. Biotronik
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30626
USA v. Brooks  
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60633

Justia Opinion Summary: A grand jury charged Defendant with two counts of possessing a firearm as a convicted felon. As his criminal case proceeded, medical examiners diagnosed Defendant with paranoid schizophrenia. Defendant moved to discontin...

USA v. Reedy
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10895
USA v. Lopez
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40437
Sanders v. Lumpkin
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40626
USA v. Anderson
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50864
Cai v. Garland
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60804
Burch v. Aurzada
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10709
Burch v. Aurzada
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10828
Burch v. Bank of Amer
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10850
Cisneros Guerrero, et al v. Occidental Petro, et a  
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-20633

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, a foreign oil company, contracted with Ecuador to develop an oil-rich region of the rainforest. Defendant paid its Ecuadorian employees a sizable portion of its annual profits. The government canceled the expl...

Striz v. Collier
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40878
Cabrera-Ardon v. Garland
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60868
Diggs v. Waybourn
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10395
USA v. Hays
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10406
USA v. Gonzales
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10631
USA v. Artee Clark
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20248
USA v. Mikulin
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20378
USA v. Villatoro
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40583
USA v. Salazar-Razo
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40791
USA v. Cabello  
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50083

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was arrested after he and a co-defendant attempted to sell narcotics to an undercover police officer. Defendant was indicted for distributing narcotics. During trial, at the conclusion of the government's evide...

USA v. Hearst
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50428
USA v. Suttle
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50576
USA v. Gallardo
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50601
Sandoval-Salmeron v. Garland
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60099
Mendez Martinez v. Garland
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60368
Wallace v. Reiser
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60463
USA v. Abrams
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60589
USA v. Segovia-Lopez
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 18-40460
Burch v. America's Servicing
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11132
LMPC0402457 v. BP Exploration, et al
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30502
Carranza-Albayero v. Garland
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60488
Geberemeskel v. Garland
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60963
Soni v. Solera Holdings
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10428
USA v. Castilleja
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10981
USA v. Bradix
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11216
Johnson v. Huffingtonpost.com
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20022
USA v. Salazar-Razo
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20570
USA v. Chavarria
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50901
USA v. Vasquez-Jacinto
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51072
Anyambu v. Garland
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60172
Friston v. Mills
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60514
Wearry v. Foster  
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30406

Justia Opinion Summary: After the Supreme Court overturned Plaintiff’s Louisiana capital murder conviction, Plaintiff brought Section 1983 and 1988 suits against the state prosecutor and a sheriff’s detective, alleging that they fabricated evid...

Campos-Flores v. Garland
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60154
Urbina-Urbina v. Garland
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60617
Urbina-Urbina v. Garland
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60618
Urbina-Lobo v. Garland
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60619
Roman Yanez v. Garland
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60888
Lara-Serrano v. Garland
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61004
USA v. Aguirre
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10474
USA v. Jenkins
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11033
USA v. Rangel
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11075
USA v. Ballow
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20417
Hebrew v. Gonzalez
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20585
Donahue v. Makar Installations  
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30212

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed a negligence suit under Louisiana law against many parties, including Defendant, an entity that participated in a construction project at the Republic National Distribution Company (“Republic”) warehouse...

USA v. Deem
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30493
USA v. Smoot
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30532
USA v. Tutt
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40494
USA v. Franco
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50041
USA v. Duarte-Munoz
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51114
In re: A&D Interests  
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 22-40039

Justia Opinion Summary: A&D Interests, Incorporated (doing business as the “Heartbreakers Gentlemen’s Club”), petitioned the Fifth Circuit for a writ of mandamus. Petitioners argue that the district court should not have certified a Fair Labor...

CFPB v. All American Check Cashing, et al  
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 18-60302

Justia Opinion Summary: On the panel's initial hearing of the case, Judge Higginson concluded that the restrictions on the President's removal authority under the Consumer Financial Protection Act are valid and constitutional. Judge Higginson f...

Burch v. Mullin
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11106
USA v. Hernandez
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10753
Coleman v. Combs
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10823
USA v. Steen
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10950
USA v. Wilson
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30547
USA v. Rachal
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30633
USA v. Barron-Rivera
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50393
Escobedo Andrade v. Garland
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60316
Turner v. GoAuto Insurance  
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 22-30103

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed a petition for damages in the 19th Judicial District Court in East Baton Rouge Parish. Plaintiff totaled his car in an accident and alleged that GoAuto, his car insurance carrier, paid less in policy bene...

Burch v. Ocwen Loan Servicing
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11058
Burch v. Homeward Residential
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11239
Redding, et al v. Swanton, et al
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50769
USA v. Rodriguez
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10866
USA v. Macias-Munoz
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50196
USA v. Upchurch
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50797
Contreras-Rojas v. Garland
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60076
Gomez-Zelaya v. Garland
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60390
USA v. Thomas
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60844
Cueto-Jimenez v. Garland
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 19-60410
USA v. Hardrick
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10952
USA v. Hardrick
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10953
Hawkins, et al v. HUD
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-20281
Nelson v. Thompson, et al
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40733
Decker v. Routledge
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40830
Wilson, et al v. Stroman, et al
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50367
Lewis, et al v. Stroman, et al
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50372
Mitchell, et al v. Stroman, et al
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50380
Miller, et al v. Stroman, et al  
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50408

Justia Opinion Summary: In a consolidated appeal, Plaintiffs challenged the district court’s application of the independent intermediary doctrine to dismiss their Fourth Amendment false arrest claims. Plaintiffs are motorcyclists who had gather...

Harper v. Stroman, et al
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50453
Salazar Juarez v. Garland
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61198
Cruz Ventura v. Garland
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61203
USA v. Mata-Benavidez
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10777
USA v. Albright
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11169
Mechelle v. USA Industries
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20481
USA v. Guzman
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20641
USA v. Tello
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40427
Zurovetz v. Argenbright
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40653
USA v. Tamayo Ovando
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40698
USA v. Rios-Galicia
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40830
BVS Construction v. Brazos County
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50821
Pelico-Ajtun v. Garland
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60392
Stringer v. Downy
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60551
Lin v. Garland
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60745
Edwards Family Partnership, et al v. Johnson  
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61011

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellants, the Edwards Family Partnership (“EFP”) and Beher Holdings Trust (“BHT”), two companies owned by Edwards and collectively referred to as the “Edwards entities” and Appellee, the trustee who presently manages D...

Box v. PetroTel  
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10686

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff sued PetroTel Oman, LLC (“PetroTel”) and affiliated entities in Texas state court, alleging that they breached an oral contract to compensate him for helping them raise funds for an oil and gas project in Oman....

USA v. Minjarez
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50060
H.W. v. Comal Indep Sch Dist  
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50838

Justia Opinion Summary: Student is an elementary school pupil at the School District (“SD”). The SD moved her from general education into an essential academics program after they determined that despite the accommodations it offered her, Stude...

USA v. Blea
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50898
USA v. Lujan-Galindo
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51022
Williams v. Hooper
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 19-30523
USA v. Belducea-Mancinas
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50929
Cook v. TTUHSC Medical Personnel
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10053
USA v. Bonilla-Turcios
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10702
USA v. Hernandez
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40161
USA v. Hughes
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50458
USA v. Mejia-Banegas  
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50459

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pleaded guilty to illegal reentry under 8 U.S.C. Section 1326. At sentencing, the judge included the following condition of probation: "If the probation officer determines that the defendant poses a risk to ano...

USA v. Jones
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50672
Whole Woman's Health v. Jackson
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50792
Young v. LeBlanc
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30592
USA v. Flores
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50998
Ray v. Crow
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51068
USA v. Hanner  
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30420

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner was convicted of aggravated burglary, manslaughter, and second-degree battery in federal court and was sentenced under the Armed Career Criminals Act (ACCA). Following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in John...

USA v. Pierre
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30728
USA v. Jimenez-Garcia
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10333
USA v. Santos
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10381
USA v. Escalante
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11109
USA v. Saucedo
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40327
Glover v. Lopez
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40734
Session v. Ware
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50250
Santana-Casas v. Garland
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60115
Exela Enterprise Solutions v. NLRB  
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60426

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, an office services and facilities management company, refused to bargain with a labor union based on its position that the union was not a "properly certified representative of its employees." In turn, the un...

USA v. Santana
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60631
Ades v. USA
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 22-10044
USA v. Runsdorf
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 22-40073
Burch v. Aurzada
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11040
Valdez, et al v. Superior Engy Srv, et al
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40182
USA v. Perez-Espinoza  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40769

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pleaded guilty to narcotics possession and at his sentencing hearing, the court stated that if Defendant were to return to this country, he would be required to report to the nearest probation office within 72...

USA v. Huckaby
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10836
USA v. Alamilla-Hernandez
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10928
USA v. Regis
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11129
Solis v. Serrett  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20256

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellee sued officers asserting various Section 1983 claims including excessive force, unreasonable seizure due to an arrest without probable cause, malicious prosecution, violation of her First Amendment rights for arr...

USA v. Scott
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20541
Saketkoo v. Admin Tulane Educ  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30055

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed a claim under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (“Title VII”) against the Administrators of the Tulane Education Fund (“Administrators”), alleging gender discrimination, retaliation, and hostile w...

Dixon v. Haza Foods of Louisiana
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30316
USA v. Salazar-Monroy
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40656
USA v. Quintero-Barias
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40851
USA v. Garcia
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50268
USA v. Barron-Vazquez
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50785
Shumaker v. Guzman
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 22-40049
USA v. Williams
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11110
Bakre v. Kendall, et al
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40660
USA v. Paz-Mejia
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50926
Vista Health Plan v. HHS  
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50963

Justia Opinion Summary: Vista Health Plan, Inc., a small health insurance company in Texas, was assessed risk-adjustment fees that exceeded its premium revenue, causing the company to cease operations. The company and its parent, Vista Service...

Bank of NY Mellon v. Meachum
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10766
Wooley v. N&W Marine Towing  
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30594

Justia Opinion Summary: N&W filed a maritime limitation action in federal district court after Plaintiff was injured on a ship owned by N&W Marine Towing. The district court initially stayed Plaintiff from prosecuting claims against N&W in othe...

USA v. Morales
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50315
USA v. Washington
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50388
Carlos v. VanNess
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50419
USA v. Chapman
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60728
Buntion v. Lumpkin
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 22-70003
Buntion v. Collier  
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 22-70004

Justia Opinion Summary: A jury convicted Appellant for capital murder in the death of a police officer. The Fifth Circuit rejected Appellant's last-minute efforts to stop the imposition of his sentence. The Fifth Circuit held that Appellant is...

Burch v. Bank of Amer
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10872
Rodriguez v. Garland
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60008
Ramirez-Lopez v. Garland
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60654
Singh v. Garland
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60766
Edwards v. Oliver  
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10366

Justia Opinion Summary: A fifteen-year-old boy was shot and killed by Defendant, a then-officer responding to a 911 call about possible underage drinking. The boy’s family and friends sued Defendant and the City of Balch Springs alleging excess...

Dynamic CRM v. UMA Education  
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20351

Justia Opinion Summary: Dynamic CRM Recruiting Solutions sued UMA Education in Harris County district court for alleged misappropriation of Dynamic’s software in breach of their licensing agreement (“the Agreement”). UMA removed the action to f...

USA v. Williams
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20452
Stokes v. Matranga
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30129
USA v. Varela-Gonzalez
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50279
Gonzalez v. Gillis
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60764
Hardison v. Skinner, et al
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30643
Santos-Garcia v. Garland
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61006
USA v. Carrera
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10575
USA v. Lane
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10868
USA v. Johnson
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30485
USA v. Hilton
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30593
USA v. Mitchell
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40495
Brandt v. Pegoda
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40546
USA v. Palacio
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50164
USA v. Lopez-Reynoso
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50168
USA v. Martin
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50799
Baker v. Lumpkin
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50918
Boyd v. Spencer
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60718
USA v. Gamez
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 19-50866
Cortez-Burlingame, et al v. Galveston Cty, et al
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40540
Boyd v. Cullom, et al
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60327
Ruiz Figueroa v. Garland
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60727
USA v. Abonza
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10885
Starkey v. Collier
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20083
Smith v. Heap  
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20329

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant is an elected constable in Harris County, Texas. Plaintiff is his counterpart in adjoining Waller County. After a 911 caller reported that Plaintiff had aimed a gun at him on a local tollway in Harris County, D...

Prather v. Conroe Police Dept
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20376
Mendoza-Gomez v. Union Pacific RR
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20397
USA v. Ballay
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30190
NCC Financial v. Investar Bank
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30291
Phillips v. Med Device Bus Svc
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30296
USA v. Wesley
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30504
USA v. Mitchell
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40293
USA v. Jermaine Codrington
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40387
USA v. Cantu
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40834
USA v. Garcia-Limon
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50030
USA v. Guzman
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50275
USA v. Gallardo
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50604
USA v. Bryan
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50753
USA v. Naranjo
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50961
USA v. Delgadillo
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51037
Newman v. Cypress Environmental Mgmt
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51089
USA v. Andres-Tomas
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51140
Espinosa Sanchez v. Garland
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60040
Alston v. Prairie Farms Dairy
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60465
USA v. Olguin
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60484
Montgomery v. Hendrix
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60643
Burch v. Mullin
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 22-10027
Esparza v. Partington, et al
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 19-10890
Foster v. Warden, et al  
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10841

Justia Opinion Summary: A former military prisoner violated a condition of his supervision. After being arrested and while being detained, he brought the current lawsuit claiming that the condition he violated was unconstitutional. He has been...

Alvarez-Noriega v. Garland
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60592
Maradiaga-Ochoa v. Garland
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61026
Chowa v. Garland
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61182
Salascio v. Trejo
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10893
Jackson v. Wood Group USA
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20210
USA v. Hernandez
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20393
Cordova v. LA State Univ Agri
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30239
USA v. Minor
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30550
USA v. Summons
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50205
USA v. Corona-Leon
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50420
USA v. King
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50543
BLET v. Union Pacific Railroad  
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50544

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, Union Pacific, is a national rail carrier. Plaintiff, The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen ("BLET"), is a labor union representing Union Pacific engineers. Division 192 is the exclusive represe...

Noble Capital Fund v. US Capital Global  
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50609

Justia Opinion Summary: This case arises from a dispute regarding a joint financial venture between Noble Capital Fund Management, L.L.C. (“Noble”) and US Capital Global Investment Management, L.L.C. (“US Capital”). Noble created two separate f...

Barron v. USA  
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50776

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs' son was killed when he attempted to drive through a low water crossing in Camp Bullis, a military training base outside San Antonio, Texas. As Plaintiff's son navigated the crossing, water swept across the ro...

Nieto v. Durbin
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50934
Garcia-Hernandez v. Garland
Date: April 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60004
BITCO Gen Ins v. Monroe Guar Ins  
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 19-51012

Justia Opinion Summary: BITCO General Insurance Corporation (“BITCO”) and Monroe Guaranty Insurance Company (“Monroe”) issued general liability insurance policies to 5D Drilling & Pump Service Inc. (“5D”). A property owner sued 5D for breach of...

Mateo-Juan v. Garland
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60614
Zuniga Munoz v. Garland
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61031
USA v. Sullivan
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10033
USA v. Avalos
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10111
USA v. Cadena
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10873
Acosta v. Denka Performance
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30136
Morris v. Guerin
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30455
USA v. Thompson
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40753
USA v. Rosales-Ramirez
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50724
USA v. Rosales-Ramirez
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50741
Central Boat Rentals v. M/V Nor Goliath  
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60501

Justia Opinion Summary: Epic Companies, LLC ("Epic") was a general contractor specializing in the decommissioning of oil platforms. Epic hired the vessel Nor Goliath to lift oil platform components out of the water. These components were then t...

Nyugah v. Garland
Date: April 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60664
Sanchez-Amador v. Garland  
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60367

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a native and citizen of Honduras, sought asylum in the United States after the Department of Homeland Security charged that she, her husband, and her minor son were removable as aliens present in the United S...

Gavidia-Jovel v. Garland
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60734
Contreras Martinez v. Garland
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60754
Umanzor-Cisnado v. Garland
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60864
Pun v. Garland
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60940
USA v. Sanchez
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10884
USA v. Womack
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10942
USA v. Torres
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50819
USA v. Fierro
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50882
USA v. Ruiz-Alvarez
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50988
USA v. Carchi-Fernandez
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51004
USA v. Carchi-Fernandez
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51021
Baker v. Wal-Mart Stores East
Date: April 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60696
Seguin v. Remington Arms  
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 17-30499

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff was injured while she, her father, and others were tracking a wounded deer at night in the woods. Her father’s Remington Model 710 rifle accidentally discharged and injured her. Plaintiff and her family members...

USA v. Segovia-Lopez
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 18-40460
USA v. Lott
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 20-20656
Salvador v. Garland
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60517
Boch-Saban v. Garland  
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60540

Justia Opinion Summary: In November 2005, Petitioner, a citizen of Guatemala, was charged with being a removable alien. Petitioner failed to appear at his removal hearing, and he was ordered removed. Petitioner remained in the United States and...

Gonzalez v. Gills
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60547
USA v. Joe
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10206
Scott v. MEI
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10680
USA v. Velasquez-Jimenez
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10737
USA v. Thomas
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10747
USA v. White
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10908
USA v. Phillips
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11008
USA v. Barratt
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11010
USA v. Kanu-Bradley
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20244
Cross v. Bank of New York Mellon
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20384
Lain v. Entergy Louisiana
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30497
Daniel v. Board of Supervisors for LSU
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30555
White v. Coffield Medical
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40211
Gosby v. Apache Industrial  
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40406

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a temporary employee on a construction job suffered a diabetic attack at work. Six days later, the plaintiff was terminated along with several others. After exhausting her administrative remedies, the plaintif...

USA v. Gordon
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40647
USA v. Galo-Lopez
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40815
USA v. Aziz
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40878
Chupka v. Pflugerville Indep Sch Dist
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50356
Matthews v. Exct Ofc US Atty
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50829
USA v. Oliva-Santos
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51073
USA v. Ochoa-Fabian
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51100
USA v. Ochoa-Fabian
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-51121
USA v. Morris
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60660
Barber v. Burke
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60725
USA v. Harper
Date: April 8, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60860
Seguin v. Remington Arms  
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 17-30499

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff was injured when a gun manufactured by the defendant accidentally discharged. Plaintiff and her family filed several claims in the district court. The district court dismissed all parties’ claims except the pla...

Mount v. Lumpkin
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 20-20176
Decker v. Todo
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40778
USA v. Alfaro  
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 20-51054

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted of seven counts of mail fraud. The pre-sentence report noted that Defendant had a criminal history category of 1 and that the offense level was 39, based on losses of $9,922,428.63. At sentencing,...

USA v. Rosales
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10629
USA v. Mireles
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-11002
Barr v. Stripes
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20278
U.S. Bank v. Lamell
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20326
USA v. Harris
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30326
USA v. Stewart
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30498
USA v. Reyes Villagran
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40472
USA v. Ruiz
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40723
USA v. Rosas-Padilla
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40823
USA v. Serna-Granados
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40857
USA v. Martinez-Cruz
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40871
USA v. Bender
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50643
USA v. Martinez-Cardoza
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50856
Elvir-Robledo v. Garland
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60373
Jarimillo-Morones v. Garland
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 21-60543
Feds for Medical Freedom v. Biden  
Date: April 7, 2022
Docket Number: 22-40043

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs challenged President Biden’s September 9, 2021 order requiring all executive employees to receive the COVID-19 vaccination. After finding that the equities favored the plaintiffs and that they were likely to s...

Hernandez-Abrego v. Garland
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 19-60228
Williams v. City Richardson, et al
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10417
USA v. Gonzalez-Aros
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40807
Enriquez-Acuapa v. Garland
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60798
Lin v. Garland
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-60965
Penate-De Osorio v. Garland
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61044
USA v. Holland
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10393
USA v. Jackson
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10453
USA v. Kincade
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10623
USA v. Perez-Solis
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10902
USA v. Cordova
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10992
USA v. Ceasar  
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-20163

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was federally charged with various child pornography offenses. However, the district court found him incompetent and committed the defendant for evaluation and treatment. The defendant was released to live with...

Okeke v. Admin of Tulane Educ Fund
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30451
Brandon Alwell v. James LeBlanc
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30540
USA v. Doria-Hernandez
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40604
USA v. Trevino-Gomez
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40689
USA v. Trevino-Gomez
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40706
USA v. Torres-Mata
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-40797
Hicks v. Pinney
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50691
USA v. Renteria
Date: April 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50713
USA v. Runnels
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 17-11156
Pulse Network v. Visa  
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 18-20669

Justia Opinion Summary: Visa and Pulse both operate debit networks; Pulse has a PIN network; Visa has a signature network (“Visa Debit”) and a PIN network (“Interlink”). In response to the Durbin Amendment and to avoid anti-competitiveness, Vis...

Andrade-Vindel v. Garland
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 19-60533
Seigler v. Wal-Mart Stores TX  
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-11080

Justia Opinion Summary: While shopping at a Wal-Mart Supercenter retail store in Weatherford, Texas, the plaintiff slipped and fell in the store’s deli section. Her amended complaint referred to the cause of her fall as “grease or a similar sli...

USA v. Mahmood
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-40421
Ponce-Cabrales v. Garland
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61125
Montes Torres v. Garland
Date: April 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-61213