Sixth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit was established in 1891 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio. The court has appellate jurisdiction over courts in the following districts:

President William Howard Taft was once a sitting judge on the court, the only person to have also held the position of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court and President of the United States.

Browse Opinions From the US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit


Recent Decisions From the US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
United States v. Philip Robinson
Date: December 11, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6353
United States v. Ronald Paul
Date: December 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-5329
United States v. Folad  
Date: December 11, 2017
Docket Numbers: 17-5538, 17-5544

Justia Opinion Summary: Individuals reprogrammed ATMs to dispense $20 bills for each $1 they were supposed to dispense. Requesting $40 at a compromised ATM would deliver 40 $20 bills instead of two. More than $600,000 was taken from ATMs owned...

United States v. Khaled Fattah
Date: December 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-5544
NestlĂ© Waters North America. Inc. v. Mountain Glacier LLC  
Date: December 11, 2017
Docket Number: 17-5638

Justia Opinion Summary: The Sixth Circuit affirmed the decision of the district court affirming the bankruptcy court concluding that Mountain Glacier properly reserved its arbitration claim in its dispute with Nestle Waters after Mountain Glaci...

United States v. Timothy Daniels
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2296
U.S. et Tenn. ex rel. Armes v. Jan Garman
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6212
United States v. Robert Faber
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1292
United States v. TaShun White
Date: December 8, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1489
United States v. Sylvester Marks
Date: December 7, 2017
Docket Number: 17-3107
Donald Nichols v. Knox Cty., Tenn.
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 16-6492
Speedeon Data v. Integrated Direct Mktg.
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-3387
United States v. Michael Johnson
Date: December 6, 2017
Docket Number: 17-5165
United States v. Darrell Hunt
Date: December 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2329
United States v. Jackson  
Date: December 5, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2415

Justia Opinion Summary: An undercover agent drove a confidential informant to purchase heroin. After Jackson sold the CI a gram of heroin, the CI asked Jackson if he knew where to get a pistol. They negotiated a price. While the CI went to the...