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. Arvel Henderson, II
Date: July 27, 2021
Docket Number: 20-3017
Cheryl Beaudry v. TeleCheck Servs., Inc.
Date: July 27, 2021
Docket Number: 20-6018
In re Paul Darren Smith
Date: July 27, 2021
Docket Number: 21-8004
United States v. Hollins-Johnson  
Date: July 26, 2021
Docket Number: 20-3330

Justia Opinion Summary: Hollins-Johnson pleaded guilty to student loan fraud and theft of government funds, conspiracy to commit those crimes, making false statements to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and witness tamperin...

Lesly Palma-Ulloa v. Merrick B. Garland
Date: July 26, 2021
Docket Number: 20-3582
Lidolina Maraziegos-Morales v. Merrick B. Garland
Date: July 26, 2021
Docket Number: 20-3777
Martina Rodriguez-Lopez v. Merrick B. Garland
Date: July 26, 2021
Docket Number: 20-4087
Threat v. City of Cleveland  
Date: July 26, 2021
Docket Number: 20-4165

Justia Opinion Summary: The plaintiffs, captains in Cleveland’s Emergency Medical Service division, belong to the same union; all are black. Each fall, captains bid on their schedules for the upcoming year. The city uses a seniority-based biddi...

Lidolina Maraziegos-Morales v. Merrick B. Garland
Date: July 26, 2021
Docket Number: 20-4171
United States v. Richard Starghill, II
Date: July 26, 2021
Docket Number: 20-5706
United States v. Danny Collins
Date: July 26, 2021
Docket Number: 20-5813
Lyn Allen v. Gretchen Whitmer
Date: July 26, 2021
Docket Number: 21-1019
United States v. Earl Clayton, III
Date: July 23, 2021
Docket Number: 19-5077
United States v. Earl Clayton, III
Date: July 23, 2021
Docket Number: 19-5142
Pearl Dunlap v. Sevier County, Tenn.
Date: July 23, 2021
Docket Number: 20-6216