Ninth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Court was established in 1891 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. The court holds appellate jurisdiction over courts in the following districts:

The court also has jurisdiction over the territorial courts of Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands. The Ninth Circuit is the largest of the circuit courts. To learn more about the history of the Ninth Circuit, visit the Ninth Judicial Circuit Historical Society.

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


Recent Decisions From the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
USA V. JESUS ELIZONDO
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 15-30307
USA V. ELIJAH ARTHUR, SR.
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 16-10005
NEIL GRENNING V. MAGGIE MILLER-STOUT
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35903
AARON TSANG V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56865
LEONARDO SOTO MENDOZA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 16-70462
USA V. AMBROSIO CONSTANTINO, JR.
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10173
STATE OF WASHINGTON V. MONSANTO COMPANY
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35641
Tin Cup, LLC v. US Army Corps of Engineers  
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35889

Justia Opinion Summary: Language in a 1993 appropriations act does not require the Corps to continue to use a 1987 guidance manual for delineating wetlands under the Clean Water Act. In an action seeking to set aside the Corps' decision for an...

DANA FEWELL V. STATE OF CALIFORNIA
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55536
DAVID KELLY V. JOSEPH ARPAIO
Date: September 21, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15046
USA V. MARCO HERNANDEZ-LARA
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 13-10637
Marks v. Crunch San Diego, LLC  
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 14-56834

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit vacated the district court's grant of summary judgment to Crunch Fitness on plaintiff's claim that three text messages he received from Crunch violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The...

USA V. EDUARDO ARRIAGA
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-10519
KIMBERLY HARRIS V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35122
YONAS FIKRE V. FBI
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-36072