2012 Ninth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Opinions 2001 - 2500 of 3924

USA V. MICHAEL DELACRUZ
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1832
Docket Number: 11-30301
USA V. JAMES HISBADHORSE
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1833
Docket Number: 11-30316
USA V. LESTER SHARPTON
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1834
Docket Number: 11-30353
THRIVENT FINANCIAL FOR LUTHERA V. JOHANNA ANDERSON
Date: July 3, 2012
Docket Number: 11-35437
USA V. OLUFEMI KOTUN
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1835
Docket Number: 11-50115
USA V. IGNACIO HERRERA
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1836
Docket Number: 11-50131
USA V. TANYA MORRIS
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1837
Docket Number: 11-50189
USA V. JAVIER MORALES-GALVEZ
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1838
Docket Number: 11-50339
USA V. DIEGO HERRERA-LOPEZ
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1839
Docket Number: 11-50380
USA V. ALDIN MARTINEZ-AGUSTIN
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1840
Docket Number: 11-50489
USA V. SCOTT WELKER
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1841
Docket Number: 11-55064
DAMION DAVIS V. DOMINGO URIBE, JR., WARDEN
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1842
Docket Number: 11-55747
JOSEPH CANNAN V. SANDRA HUTCHENS
Date: July 3, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1843
Docket Number: 11-56274
WIDJAJA V. HOLDER
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1788
Docket Number: 06-75566
CLINT LIVERMORE V. GARY SANDOR, WARDEN
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1789
Docket Number: 08-16181
CHRISTIAN WILLIAMS V. COUNTY OF SAN MATEO
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1790
Docket Number: 08-17747
ALMA NAVARRETE PRADO V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1791
Docket Number: 08-72202
RAFAEL ROA-FIGUEROA V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1792
Docket Number: 08-73316
ABDULHAKIM HAJI-EDA V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1793
Docket Number: 08-74520
THOMAS HENNAGAN, JR. V. K. PROSPER
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1794
Docket Number: 09-15342
United States v. Yepiz  
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1795
Docket Number: 09-50574

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted of racketeering and violence in aid of a racketeering enterprise. Although Defendant was entitled to exercise ten peremptory challenges, he was unable to do so because of a "use it or lose it" voi...

ROBERT KEENAN V. FIRST CALIFORNIA BANK
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1796
Docket Number: 09-55428
YING LIN V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1797
Docket Number: 09-70895
OSMAN KHAN V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1798
Docket Number: 09-71183
USA V. RICARDO VEGA
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1799
Docket Number: 10-10447
MOHAMED LASHEEN V. EMBASSY OF THE ARAB REPUBLIC OF EGYPT
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1800
Docket Number: 10-17034
FOCUS SOUTH V KB NEVADA INC
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1801
Docket Number: 10-17562
USA V. LUIS VARGAS-CANELA
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1802
Docket Number: 11-10222
USA V. JOSE ESTRADA-AMBRIZ
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1803
Docket Number: 11-10336
USA V. DAMON SYKES
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1804
Docket Number: 11-10378
USA V. MEGAN STEVENSON
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1805
Docket Number: 11-10383
USA V. VICTOR PACHECO
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1806
Docket Number: 11-10613
Ford v. Gonzalez  
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1807
Docket Number: 11-15430

Justia Opinion Summary: After a jury trial, Defendant, a California state prisoner, was found guilty of two counts of robbery. The district court subsequently dismissed as untimely three claims in Defendant's petition for a writ of habeas corpu...

USA V. MARK ASHMORE
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1808
Docket Number: 11-30088
USA V. VICTOR WEBSTER
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1809
Docket Number: 11-30191
USA V. PEDRO MONTERO-LUJANO
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1810
Docket Number: 11-30253
USA V. BILL FLORES
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1811
Docket Number: 11-30273
USA V. ANDREW TYRAS, JR.
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1812
Docket Number: 11-50155
USA V. KENNY RAMIREZ-JUAREZ
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1813
Docket Number: 11-50184
USA V. LUIS MORALES-CABALLERO
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1814
Docket Number: 11-50418
DON BROWN V. KENNETH CLARK
Date: July 2, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1815
Docket Number: 11-56158
Sawyers v. Holder  
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1755
Docket Number: 08-70181

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner petitioned for review from the Board of Immigration Appeals' (BIA) denial of cancellation of removal under 8 U.S.C. 1229b(a). The BIA held that Petitioner did not demonstrate that he met the seven-year continu...

Rivera-Peraza v. Holder  
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1756
Docket Number: 08-70455

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a native and citizen of Mexico, was convicted of armed robbery with a firearm in California in 1981. After serving most of his sentence, Rivera was deported in 1984. Since then, Petitioner twice reentered the...

STEVEN MCARDLE V. AT&T MOBILITY LLC
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1757
Docket Number: 09-17218
VELY ANDAJANI V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1758
Docket Number: 09-73411
JOEL NAZARA V. FR LOG HOMES, INC.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1759
Docket Number: 10-16643
USA V. JOSEPH PRITCHARD
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1760
Docket Number: 10-50438
United States v. CB&I Constructors, Inc.  
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1761
Docket Number: 10-55371

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant CB&I Constructors, Inc. negligently caused a June 2002 wildfire that burned roughly 18,000 acres of the Angeles National Forest in Southern California. The United States brought a civil action against CB&I to r...

JOHN NICHOLS V. NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL LIFE
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1762
Docket Number: 10-55650
KEVIN SO V. KEVIN KONDAS
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1763
Docket Number: 10-56882
LOCHIN NAIMDII V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1764
Docket Number: 10-70014
SOEDARSONO HARDJOOETOMO V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1765
Docket Number: 10-70480
LAWRENCE MALONDA V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1766
Docket Number: 10-71202
CANDIDO DE LEON GRAMAJO V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1767
Docket Number: 10-71881
JILMER GARCIA ORTIZ V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1768
Docket Number: 10-73483
ANGEL ZUNIGA-VALENCIA V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1769
Docket Number: 10-73500
USA V. DANIEL YOSHIMOTO
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1770
Docket Number: 11-10151
USA V. JOSE MERAZ-VARGAS
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1771
Docket Number: 11-10155
USA V. ISMAEL RAMOS
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1772
Docket Number: 11-10303
USA V. JAMAR BELIN
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1773
Docket Number: 11-10543
USA V. BERYL SILVA
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1774
Docket Number: 11-10554
USA V. RAFAEL ARIAS
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1775
Docket Number: 11-10570
USA V. ESTEBAN QUEZADA-CRUZ
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1776
Docket Number: 11-10588
Plaintiff v. Defendant
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1777
Docket Number: 11-15790
WALTER BURNS V. FIRST AMERICAN TRUSTEE SERVICI
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1778
Docket Number: 11-16106
ROBERT SMITH V. TASHINA SANDOVAL
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1779
Docket Number: 11-16537
United States v. Thoms  
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1780
Docket Number: 11-30120

Justia Opinion Summary: In this criminal pre-trial matter, a magistrate judge recommended denying a motion to suppress, but the district judge reversed that determination because he was inclined to disbelieve the testimony of government officia...

DAVID SIMMONS V. STEPHEN WALLACE
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1781
Docket Number: 11-35301
USA V. SAUL RIVAS-MENESES
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1782
Docket Number: 11-50469
USA V. MICHAEL BASSETT
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1783
Docket Number: 11-50470
USA V. JOSE MENDOZA-NARANJO
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1784
Docket Number: 11-50487
KULWANT SINGH V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1785
Docket Number: 11-71545
RAFAEL GARCIA-FRANCO V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1786
Docket Number: 11-72512
USA V. MICKEY BEATY
Date: June 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1787
Docket Number: 12-30000
Nian v. Holder  
Date: June 28, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1751
Docket Number: 07-73643

Justia Opinion Summary: Bao Tai Nian (Bao), a native and citizen of China, petitioned for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' (BIA) decision denying his application for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention...

TOM STULL V. MICHAEL FOX
Date: June 28, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1752
Docket Number: 10-56940
USA V. ISAIAS MARTINEZ
Date: June 28, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1753
Docket Number: 11-30005
CHARLES WIPER, INC. V. CITY OF EUGENE
Date: June 28, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1754
Docket Number: 11-35401
Rodriguez v. Holder  
Date: June 27, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1746
Docket Number: 08-71481

Justia Opinion Summary: Rene Lopez-Rodriguez, a Mexican citizen, was paroled into the United States to face immigration and criminal charges following his initial detention at a port of entry when marijuana was discovered in a truck he was driv...

Braunstein v. Ariz. Dep't of Transp.  
Date: June 27, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1747
Docket Number: 10-16564

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff Paul Braunstein, the owner and operator of an Arizona engineering and land surveying firm that previously performed work for the Arizona Department of Transportation, sought damages based on Arizona's use of an...

Rearden LLC v. Rearden Commerce, Inc.  
Date: June 27, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1748
Docket Number: 10-16665

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellants filed suit against Rearden Commerce, asserting numerous claims related to a conflict between the parties' marks and names. The district court granted Rearden Commerce's motion for summary judgment as to Appell...

United States v. Gonzalez  
Date: June 27, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1749
Docket Number: 11-10380

Justia Opinion Summary: At issue in this case was the appropriate venue for continuing crimes, like conspiracy, where the conspirators' activities have a ripple-like effect that may involve numerous districts. Here the district court determined...

USA V. RYAN SEIDEMAN
Date: June 27, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1750
Docket Number: 11-30103
United States v. Meredith  
Date: June 26, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1738
Docket Number: 05-50452

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellants, three individuals who participated in businesses that helped customers evade federal and state income taxes, were convicted for conspiracy to defraud the United States, mail fraud, false representation of a S...

LEONARD WINFREY V. E. MCDANIEL
Date: June 26, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1739
Docket Number: 08-17224
FERNANDO RODRIGUEZ V. RENEE BAKER, WARDEN
Date: June 26, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1740
Docket Number: 09-17171
CHARLENE VAN DUSEN V. MICHAEL T. KEYS
Date: June 26, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1741
Docket Number: 10-56114
USA V. TOMAS RODRIGUEZ-VERDUZCO
Date: June 26, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1742
Docket Number: 11-30206
USA V. ALDIN TWO MOONS
Date: June 26, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1743
Docket Number: 11-30228
Snoqualmie Valley Pres. Alliance v. U.S. Army Corps of Eng'rs  
Date: June 26, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1744
Docket Number: 11-35459

Justia Opinion Summary: Puget Sound Energy (PSE) maintains and operates a hydroelectric power plant at Snoqualmie Falls in Washington state. PSE sought verification from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) that it could proceed with upgrad...

DENISE STEFFENS V. REGUS GROUP, PLC
Date: June 26, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1745
Docket Number: 11-55379
SCOTT TEUTSCHER V. RIVERSIDE SHERIFFS ASSOCIATION
Date: June 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1733
Docket Number: 10-56827
DUNEX, INC. V. CITY OF OCEANSIDE
Date: June 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1734
Docket Number: 10-56871
Mackey v. Hoffman  
Date: June 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1735
Docket Number: 11-15115

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner Andrew Mackey was convicted several crimes in California. Retained attorney Le Rue Grim represented Mackey in post-trial and post-conviction proceedings. Grim subsequently filed a timely petition in the United...

SUPERVALU HOLDINGS INC V. RICHARD MORRIS, JR.
Date: June 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1736
Docket Number: 11-35011
Bldg. Ind. Ass'n of Wash. v. Wash. State Bldg. Code  
Date: June 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1737
Docket Number: 11-35207

Justia Opinion Summary: This case was a challenge to the State of Washington's Building Code brought by the Building Industry Association of Washington (BIAW) along with individual builders and contractors. The impetus for this challenge was th...

United States v. Suarez  
Date: June 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1725
Docket Number: 10-10393

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant Rodolfo Suarez appealed his conviction for conspiracy to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine. Defendant contended that the guilty verdict on that charge was fatally inconsistent...

United States v. Collins  
Date: June 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1726
Docket Number: 10-50344

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his conviction and imposition of a sixty-month sentence following his entry of a plea of guilty to a single charge of possessing child pornography that had been shipped in interstate commerce. The Nint...

United States v. Rivera  
Date: June 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1727
Docket Number: 10-50426

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted of possessing with intent to distribute 214.4 grams of actual methamphetamine. Defense counsel indicated that Defendant wanted his family members, including his wife and young son, present at the...

ZHONGGUI CAO V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1728
Docket Number: 10-71953
LIQUAN LING V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1729
Docket Number: 10-72303
JAMES TATE, JR. V. BEVERLY NEYLAND
Date: June 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1730
Docket Number: 11-17580
CARL KNIGHT V. KATHY BROWN
Date: June 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1731
Docket Number: 11-35592
Johnson v. Uribe  
Date: June 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1732
Docket Number: 11-55187

Justia Opinion Summary: Kennard Johnson was sentenced to eleven years, four months in the superior court of California following his entry of a plea of guilty to four theft-related counts for defrauding an auto dealership and stealing a vehicle...

United States v. Mak  
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1715
Docket Number: 08-50148

Justia Opinion Summary: Chi Mak appealed his jury conviction of conspiring to violate export control laws and attempting to export a defense article to the People's Republic of China in violation of the Arms Export Control Act (AECA). The Ninth...

United States v. Ramos-Medina  
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1716
Docket Number: 09-50408

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed from his conviction and sentence for illegally re-entering the United States after previously having been deported. The Ninth Circuit affirmed, holding (1) Defendant's prior conviction for burglary und...

USA V. FRANK HIGHTOWER
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1717
Docket Number: 09-50630
USA V. CALWAY CAULEY
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1718
Docket Number: 10-10382
GARY SHEPARD V. RENEE BAKER
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1719
Docket Number: 10-15473
THE SAVE THE PEAKS COALTION V. USFS
Date: June 21, 2012
Docket Number: 10-17896
USA V. WALLENE BEAR
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1720
Docket Number: 10-30317
USA V. DAVID BRAVO-CUEVAS
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1721
Docket Number: 11-10166
JANET MAYS V. QWEST CORPORATION
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1722
Docket Number: 11-15556
United States v. Wing  
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1723
Docket Number: 11-30017

Justia Opinion Summary: Michelle Wing appealed the district court's revocation of her second term of supervised release, which had not yet commenced, based on newly discovered violations of conditions of her previously revoked first term of sup...

Samson v. W. Capital Partners, LLC  
Date: June 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1724
Docket Number: 11-60042

Justia Opinion Summary: Pursuant to the Bankruptcy Code, a debtor must file a statement of intention indicating whether she intends to surrender or retain personal property that secures a debt, and if a debtor fails to timely do so, the automat...

PACIFIC RIVERS COUNCIL V. USFS
Date: June 20, 2012
Docket Number: 08-17565
JAMES MATHEWS V. COUNTY OF BUTTE
Date: June 20, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1707
Docket Number: 09-15095
Bilyeu v. Morgan Stanley Long Term Disability Plan, et al.  
Date: June 20, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1708
Docket Number: 10-16070

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed the district court's dismissal of her claim challenging the termination of her long-term disability benefits under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), 29 U.S.C. 1132. Plaintiff...

Chavez, et al. v. Ziglar, et al.  
Date: June 20, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1709
Docket Number: 10-17659

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, operators of a shuttle service between Sesabe and Tucson, Arizona, alleged that Border Patrol agents stopped their shuttle repeatedly and in violation of their Fourth Amendment rights. Plaintiffs brought clai...

USA V. CARL TISTHAMMER
Date: June 20, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1710
Docket Number: 10-50436
USA V. BUSINESS RECOVERY SERVICES LLC
Date: June 20, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1711
Docket Number: 11-17677
CGI Technologies and Solutions v. Rose, et al.  
Date: June 20, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1712
Docket Numbers: 11-35127, 11-35128

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed the district court's grant of partial summary judgment in favor of CGI in its action seeking "appropriate equitable relief" under section 502(a)(3) of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 197...

USA V. SANTOS MURILLO
Date: June 20, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1713
Docket Number: 11-35598
MOHAMED BIN ZAYED AL NAHYAN V. USDC-CALA
Date: June 20, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1714
Docket Number: 11-70018
ALAA OBEID V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1696
Docket Number: 08-72944
USA V. RALPH MALDONADO
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1697
Docket Number: 09-10489
Marrero v. Ives, et al.  
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1698
Docket Number: 09-16053

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner was charged with two counts of interference with interstate commerce by threat or violence and use of a firearm during the commission of a crime of violence. Several months after petitioner appealed the dismis...

NICHOLAS DELIA V. CITY OF RIALTO
Date: June 19, 2012
Docket Number: 09-55514
Vilchez v. Holder, Jr.  
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1699
Docket Number: 09-71070

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a lawful permanent resident, pled guilty in 2007 to felony domestic battery and was charged with removability based on this conviction. Petitioner subsequently petitioned for review of the BIA's decision to a...

United States v. Marquez-Lobo  
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1700
Docket Number: 10-10470

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed the 16-level enhancement of his sentence due to his prior 1985 conviction for kidnapping under Arizona Revised Statute 13-1304. Defendant argued that ARS 13-1304 did not meet the generic definition of...

Garamendi v. Hennin  
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1701
Docket Numbers: 10-57000, 10-57009

Justia Opinion Summary: Sierra filed a motion under FRCP 60 in the district court that had issued default judgments against defendant, an officer of a French corporation that bought assets from an insolvent California insurance company pursuant...

FOLEX GOLF INDUSTRIES, INC. V. O-TA PRECISION INDUSTRIES CO.,
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1702
Docket Number: 10-57003
United States v. Becker  
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1703
Docket Number: 11-30250

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant pled guilty to knowingly taking or receiving obscene matters from an interactive computer service, a crime that did not categorically constitute a "sex offense" as defined by the Sex Offender Registration and N...

Peck v. Thomas; Moon v. Thomas; Suesue v. Thomas  
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1704
Docket Numbers: 11-35283, 11-35296, 11-35355

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioners were statutorily eligible for early release from prison in exchange for the successful completion of a residential drug abuse treatment program (RDAP). The Bureau of Prisons (BOP), however, enacted a regulati...

USA V. JUAN VENEGAS
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1705
Docket Number: 11-50103
RICARDO MACHUCA V. MIKE MCDONALD
Date: June 19, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1706
Docket Number: 11-55997
UMBAS V. HOLDER
Date: June 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1692
Docket Number: 07-74927
METABOLIC RESEARCH, INC. V. SCOTT FERRELL
Date: June 18, 2012
Docket Number: 10-16209
ELISEO GERMAN V. ROBERT HOREL
Date: June 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1693
Docket Number: 10-55130
USA V. ERIC GRIFFIN
Date: June 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1694
Docket Number: 11-10621
Renfro v. The Funky Door Long Term Disability Plan, et al.  
Date: June 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1695
Docket Number: 11-15301

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, insured under two-long term disability plans, sued the Plans when Unum decided to deduct his Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefit as deductible income under each plan, resulting in what he terme...

M. R. V. SUSAN DREYFUS
Date: June 18, 2012
Docket Number: 11-35026
NORDYKE V KING
Date: June 15, 2012
Docket Number: 07-15763
USA V. ROBERTO MARTINEZ-NIETO
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1676
Docket Number: 09-10213
JERRY HAMILTON V. MAURICE JUNIOUS
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1677
Docket Number: 09-17600
JUAN HUERTA V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1678
Docket Number: 09-70079
USA V. JOSE VILLASENOR
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1679
Docket Number: 10-10273
USA V. MIGUEL MARTINEZ
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1680
Docket Number: 10-10489
Briggs v. Grounds  
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1681
Docket Number: 10-16683

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner appealed the district court's denial of his 28 U.S.C. 2254 habeas petition challenging his jury conviction for one count of committing a forcible lewd act upon a child under 14 years of age; eight counts of ag...

AGNES SUEVER V. KATHLEEN CONNELL
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1682
Docket Number: 10-17127
ROBERT CHATMAN V. MICHAEL ASTRUE
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1683
Docket Number: 10-17884
Samson, et al. v. City of Bainbridge Island  
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1684
Docket Number: 10-35352

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit in federal court seeking damages for the 31 months during which they were barred from improving their shoreline property by the moratorium imposed by local officials on new projects. Plaintiffs asse...

USA V. NATHANIEL NEWHOUSE
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1685
Docket Number: 10-50565
OMAR LOPEZ V. MCDC
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1686
Docket Number: 10-56689
TAMMY PHILLIPPI V. MICHAEL ASTRUE
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1687
Docket Number: 10-56856
USA V. STEFAN WILSON
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1688
Docket Number: 11-10261
USA V. JODY FONTENOT
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1689
Docket Number: 11-10368
DESERT SCHOOLS FEDERAL CREDIT V. TAKYSHA JOHNSON
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1690
Docket Number: 11-15522
WOL OH V. WELLS FARGO BANK NA
Date: June 15, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1691
Docket Number: 11-55348
CUSANO V. KLEIN
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1661
Docket Number: 06-56871
MARTINEZ-LEIVA V. HOLDER
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1662
Docket Number: 07-74171
VINCENT CUSANO V. GENE KLEIN
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1663
Docket Number: 09-56854
EEOC V. CLARK COUNTY, NEVADA
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1664
Docket Number: 10-16216
TRUITT MOORE V. MIKE EVANS
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1665
Docket Number: 10-17813
GEORGE HALLAK V. L3 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1666
Docket Number: 10-56100
United States v. California State Lands Commission, et al.  
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1667
Docket Number: 10-56568

Justia Opinion Summary: The Lands Commission appealed the district court's final judgment in this eminent domain case, wherein the United States took a fee simple interest in the property at issue on behalf of the Navy, which has continuously l...

USA V. LUIS ARENAS-LOPEZ
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1668
Docket Number: 11-10141
USA V. JOHN BROSNAN
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1669
Docket Number: 11-10168
CHRISTINE JOHNSON V. MICHAEL ASTRUE
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1670
Docket Number: 11-15276
ELLAMAE MYERS-DESCO V. LOWE'S HIW, INC.
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1671
Docket Number: 11-16119
USA V. JOSHUA ELKINS
Date: June 14, 2012
Docket Number: 11-30135
Brewes v. Commissioner of Social Security  
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1672
Docket Number: 11-35216

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed an order of the district court affirming the Commissioner's final decision denying her disability benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act (SSA), 42 U.S.C. 401-434. At issue, among other thin...

TRACY SISSON V. MICHAEL ASTRUE
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1673
Docket Number: 11-35246
USA V. ANDREW KUHN
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1674
Docket Number: 11-50274
STEPHEN YAGMAN V.
Date: June 14, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1675
Docket Number: 11-56245
GRAHAM V. HOLDER
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1648
Docket Number: 05-75736
BARRIOS V. HOLDER
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1649
Docket Number: 07-74435
Nat'l Assoc. of Optometrists & Opticians, et al. v. Brown, Jr., et al.  
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1650
Docket Number: 10-16233

Justia Opinion Summary: This case concerned the constitutionality of certain California statutes and regulations that prohibit licensed opticians from offering prescription eyewear at the same location in which eye examinations were provided an...

BULLION MONARCH MINING, INC. V. NEWMONT USA LIMITED
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1651
Docket Number: 10-17320
ROBERT CASWELL V. OLYMPIC PIPELINE COMPANY
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1652
Docket Number: 10-35748
L.A. PRINTEX INDUSTRIES, INC. V. AEROPOSTALE, INC.
Date: June 13, 2012
Docket Number: 10-56187
Harris, et al. v. Rand, et al.  
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1653
Docket Number: 10-57012

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit in district court under 28 U.S.C. 1332(a)(2). Plaintiffs subsequently appealed from the district court's dismissal without prejudice of their first amended complaint for lack of subject matter juris...

SANTA BARBARA PATIENTS' CHC V. CITY OF SANTA BARBARA
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1654
Docket Number: 10-57024
Bullion Monarch Mining, Inc. v. Barrick Goldstrike Mines, Inc.  
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1655
Docket Number: 11-15479

Justia Opinion Summary: This case arose when plaintiff alleged that defendant owed it mineral royalty payments pursuant to an area-of-interest provision contained in a 1979 agreement. The court certified two questions to the Nevada Supreme Cour...

CHERI L. ESSLINGER V. MICHAEL ASTRUE
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1656
Docket Number: 11-35159
MICHELLE HAHN V. STEVEN STRASSER
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1657
Docket Number: 11-35247
ANIL RIJAL V. USCIS
Date: June 13, 2012
Docket Number: 11-35249
DONALD JOHNSON V. MICHAEL ASTRUE
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1658
Docket Number: 11-35376
WOODS VIEW II LLC V. KITSAP COUNTY
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1659
Docket Number: 11-35605
DON MEHR V. THE COUNTY OF ORANGE
Date: June 13, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1660
Docket Number: 11-55414
TASHAKORI V. HOLDER
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1637
Docket Number: 07-70096
LAURIE CHERNY V. AT&T MOBILITY LLC
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1638
Docket Number: 09-56964
United States v. Berry  
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1639
Docket Number: 10-10361

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his conviction for social security fraud pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 408(a)(5). The court held that the district court committed no reversible error in the formulation of jury instructions; the district cour...

GINA CELAYA V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1640
Docket Number: 10-15935
Okwu v. McKim, et al.  
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1641
Docket Number: 11-15369

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff alleged that defendants' determination, that plaintiff's psychological disorder made her unfit for reinstatement from disability retirement to active service with the Caltrans, deprived her of her right to a re...

USA V. MARISOL PEREZ-ALMONTE
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1642
Docket Number: 11-30041
USA V. RUBEN RAMIREZ-VENTURA
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1643
Docket Number: 11-30122
SYED HASAN V. EASTERN WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1644
Docket Number: 11-35038
USA V. DONALD WOODFIELD
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1645
Docket Number: 11-50182
Avina, et al. v. United States  
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1646
Docket Number: 11-55004

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed a complaint in federal district court against the United States government, alleging causes of action under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA), 28 U.S.C. 2671-2680. Specifically, plaintiffs alleged that...

WIRELESS WAREHOUSE, INC. V. BOOST MOBILE, LLC
Date: June 12, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1647
Docket Number: 11-55217
ESCOBAR-HERNANDEZ V. HOLDER
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1624
Docket Number: 07-75136
WALTER JOHNSON V. M. EVANS
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1625
Docket Number: 10-15623
DAVID RUDERMAN V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1626
Docket Number: 10-16670
TODD YASUDA V. CSS
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1627
Docket Number: 10-17611
United States v. Ferro, et al.  
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1628
Docket Numbers: 10-55734, 10-56808

Justia Opinion Summary: These cross-appeals arose from what the court understood to be the largest civil in rem forfeiture proceeding against firearms unlawfully possessed by a convicted felon in American history. The court addressed several is...

Du v. Allstate Ins. Co., et al.  
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1629
Docket Number: 10-56422

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff brought suit against Deerbrook for breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing. Plaintiff was injured in an accident caused by Deerbrook's insured and after plaintiff received a judgment again...

USA V. MARIA FERRO
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1630
Docket Number: 10-56808
USA V. SALMINEO BAUTISTA
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1631
Docket Number: 11-10310
CLACKAMAS COUNTY V. MIDWEST EMPLOYERS CASUALTY COM
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1632
Docket Number: 11-35063
United States v. Grant, III  
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1633
Docket Number: 11-50036

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted for being a felon in possession of a firearm. At issue was whether the basis of the search that resulted in defendant's conviction was so attenuated as to require suppression of the firearms evide...

USA V. MIKE WASELESKI
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1634
Docket Number: 11-50121
USA V. ROBERT FERRO
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1635
Docket Number: 11-55034
PROTECT OUR COMMUNITIES FO V. AGRI
Date: June 11, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1636
Docket Number: 11-56917
HERNANDEZ-MORALES V. HOLDER
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1610
Docket Number: 07-72198
United States v. Jingles  
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1611
Docket Number: 08-15634

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed from the denial of his motion to set aside his convictions and sentences for two counts of possession with intent to distribute cocaine base under 28 U.S.C. 2255. At issue was whether the verdict forms...

MEZHBEIN V. SALAZAR
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1612
Docket Number: 08-55131
DAVID VELASQUEZ V. A. BARRIOS
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1613
Docket Number: 08-56634
NATIONAL MEAT ASSOCIATION V. EDMUND BROWN
Date: June 8, 2012
Docket Number: 09-15483
USA V. ABDALLAH DAIS
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1614
Docket Number: 09-55968
HEDELITO GARCIA V. LINDA THOMAS
Date: June 8, 2012
Docket Number: 09-56999
JANE DOE V. WILLITS UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRIC
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1615
Docket Number: 10-16786
PAMELA JACKSON V. WILSON, SONSINI, GOODRICH
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1616
Docket Number: 10-17112
Riggs v. Prober & Raphael, et al.  
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1617
Docket Number: 10-17220

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed an action against defendants, a debt-collection law firm and Dean Prober, Esq. (collectively, Prober), after Prober sought to collect a debt plaintiff owed to Prober's client. Plaintiff alleged that Probe...

AZ HOLDING, LLC V. THOMAS FREDERICK
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1618
Docket Number: 11-15271
TRANSWESTERN PIPELINE COMPANY V. 46.78 ACRES OF PERMANENT EASEM
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1619
Docket Number: 11-15558
KEVIN BUCKWALTER V. STATE OF NEVADA BOARD
Date: June 8, 2012
Docket Number: 11-15742
LEONARD NOLLEN V. MICHAEL ASTRUE
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1620
Docket Number: 11-35501
Harris, et al. v. County of Orange  
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1621
Docket Number: 11-55669

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, on behalf of thousands of retired county employees participating in county-sponsored health care plans, filed suit against the county challenging changes it made to the structure of two health benefits. Plain...

Leavitt v. Arave  
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1622
Docket Numbers: 12-35427, 12-35450

Justia Opinion Summary: In Case No. 12-35450, petitioner sought relief under FRCP 60(b), claiming that Martinez v. Ryan rendered him eligible to pursue ineffective assistance of counsel claims on which he had ostensibly defaulted. In Case No. 1...

The Associated Press, et al. v. Otter, et al.  
Date: June 8, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1623
Docket Number: 12-35456

Justia Opinion Summary: A coalition of media corporations filed this action under 42 U.S.C. 1983 shortly after the issuance of the warrant for Richard Leavitt. Plaintiffs asserted that, as surrogates for the public, they had a right to witness...

DAVID HEFFELFINGER V. ELECTRONIC DATA SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1598
Docket Number: 08-56319
DUC VO V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1599
Docket Number: 08-72894
RONALD BAKER V. CDC
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1600
Docket Number: 09-17371
Thompson v. Lea  
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1601
Docket Number: 09-55753

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner appealed the district court's denial of his 28 U.S.C. 2254 habeas corpus petition because it was time-barred. The court found that petitioner's conviction initially became final on July 11, 2006, 90 days after...

MOHAMMAD MIRMEHDI V. USA
Date: June 7, 2012
Docket Number: 09-55846
RICHARD BREWER V. D. RUNNELS
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1602
Docket Number: 10-16980
PLANS INC. V. SACRAMENTO CITY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1603
Docket Number: 10-17720
USA V. LUIS RENDON-AGUDELO
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1604
Docket Number: 10-50212
USA V. MICHAEL SHINEFIELD
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1605
Docket Number: 10-50386
VICTORIA GONZALEZ V. KINRO, INC.
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1606
Docket Number: 10-56815
CAROLE SAUNDERS V. RICHARD SILVA
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1607
Docket Number: 11-15134
JOHN KITA V. CITY OF SEATTLE
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1608
Docket Number: 11-35392
CITY OF ROSEVILLE EMPLOYEES' R V. ORLOFF FAM TR
Date: June 7, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1609
Docket Number: 11-35455
BEEMAN V. ANTHEM PRESCRIPTION
Date: June 6, 2012
Docket Number: 07-56692
MICHAEL SAAVEDRA V. L. SCRIBNER
Date: June 6, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1590
Docket Number: 09-17775
Kaahumanu, et al. v. State of Hawaii, et al.  
Date: June 6, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1591
Docket Number: 10-15645

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs brought a First Amendment and other constitutional challenges to regulations and associated guidelines that required permits for "commercial weddings" on public beaches in Hawaii. The court held that Hawaii's...

M. M., et al. v. Lafayette Sch. Dist., et al.  
Date: June 6, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1592
Docket Number: 10-16903

Justia Opinion Summary: This case began as a dispute over the results of CM's special education evaluation under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), 20 U.S.C. 1400 et seq. At issue on appeal was: (1) the ALJ's dismissal of s...

BRENDA DAVIS V. CDCR
Date: June 6, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1593
Docket Number: 10-17890
JEREZHINO LAMONT V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: June 6, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1594
Docket Number: 10-73439
WEINSTEIN & RILEY PS V. WESTPORT INSURANCE CORPORATION
Date: June 6, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1595
Docket Number: 11-35324
USA V. ALFONSO ANORVE-VERDUZCO
Date: June 6, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1596
Docket Number: 11-50050
USA V. FRANK MENDOZA
Date: June 6, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1597
Docket Number: 11-50221
PLANES V. HOLDER
Date: June 5, 2012
Docket Number: 07-70730
MEZA V. HOLDER
Date: June 5, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1585
Docket Number: 07-73346
Xiong v. Felker, et al.  
Date: June 5, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1586
Docket Number: 09-16830

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner was convicted of second degree murder with aggravating enhancements. This case presented three certified issues which the court reviewed under the Anti-terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act (AEDPA), 28 U.S...

MARIO CONTRERAS V. TOYOTA MOTOR SALES U.S.A. INC.
Date: June 5, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1587
Docket Number: 10-16556
KRISTIN PERRY V. EDMUND G. BROWN, Jr.
Date: June 5, 2012
Docket Number: 10-16696
PLAZA 75 SHOPPING CENTER, LLC V. BIG LOTS STORES INCORPORATED
Date: June 5, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1588
Docket Number: 11-15298
MARTIN MARCEAU V. BLACKFEET HOUSING AUTHORITY
Date: June 5, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1589
Docket Number: 11-35444
CARRILLO-LOZANO V. HOLDER
Date: June 4, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1581
Docket Number: 07-73779
JEANENE HARLICK V. BLUE SHIELD OF CALIFORNIA
Date: June 4, 2012
Docket Number: 10-15595
AGNES SUEVER V. KATHLEEN CONNELL
Date: June 4, 2012
Docket Number: 10-17127
CONSERVATION CONGRESS V. USFS
Date: June 4, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1582
Docket Number: 10-17298
USA V. MICHAEL SHINEFIELD
Date: June 4, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1583
Docket Number: 10-50386
USA v BAHENA-CARRENO
Date: June 4, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1584
Docket Number: 11-50160
KARUK TRIBE OF CALIF V. USFS
Date: June 1, 2012
Docket Number: 05-16801
NORDYKE V. KING
Date: June 1, 2012
Docket Number: 07-15763
ALEJANDRO CABALLERO V. KELLY HARRINGTON, WARDEN
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1569
Docket Number: 09-56252
USA V. THOMAS GROSSI, SR.
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1570
Docket Number: 10-17821
Ludwig v. Astrue  
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1571
Docket Number: 10-35946

Justia Opinion Summary: This case stemmed from the denial of plaintiff's claim of social security disability benefits. At issue was whether the ALJ's handling of an ex parte contact was error, and if so, whether it was harmless. Because the ALJ...

BRUCE THORNS V. R. DAVIS
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1572
Docket Number: 10-55495
Hexcel Corp. v. Ineos Polymers, Inc.  
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1573
Docket Number: 10-56765

Justia Opinion Summary: Hexcel sued BP Amoco on November 26, 2008 for antitrust injuries it allegedly suffered as a result of a carbon fiber price-fixing scheme, beginning in 1992. To avoid the effect of the applicable four-year statute of limi...

USA V. ROBERT O'DONNELL
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1574
Docket Number: 11-10333
DENNIS TURNEY V. HYUNDAI CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1575
Docket Number: 11-15300
USA V. CHADWICK HOLDEN
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1576
Docket Number: 11-30175
TAMELA LATTA V. MICHAEL ASTRUE
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1577
Docket Number: 11-35493
USA V. VINCENT JONES
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1578
Docket Number: 11-50100
USA V. MELVIN KING
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1579
Docket Number: 11-50143
JONATHAN HERRERA V. COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES
Date: June 1, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1580
Docket Number: 11-55078
TOMAS CARIJANO V. OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM CORPORATI
Date: May 31, 2012
Docket Number: 08-56187
USA V. PIUS AILEMEN
Date: May 31, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1563
Docket Number: 09-15892
United States v. Gomez-Hernandez  
Date: May 31, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1564
Docket Number: 10-10441

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed the sentence imposed by the district court following his conviction for illegal reentry after deportation. Defendant challenged the district court's determination that his prior Arizona state court con...

SETH MUTH V. DWIGHT FONDREN
Date: May 31, 2012
Docket Number: 10-35223
United States v. Perea-Rey  
Date: May 31, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1565
Docket Number: 10-50632

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was indicted for harboring aliens and moved to suppress evidence of the aliens as the fruit of a warrantless search and seizure. Though the district court found that the border patrol agents entered the curtila...

MILES HALL V. NATIONAL UNION FIRE INSURANCE
Date: May 31, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1566
Docket Number: 10-56996
BRUCE BIERMAN V. TOSHIBA CORPORATION
Date: May 31, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1567
Docket Number: 11-15262
DAN GOODRICK V. PAM SONNEN
Date: May 31, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1568
Docket Number: 11-35110
FERNANDO JIMENEZ V. GREG COX
Date: May 30, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1554
Docket Number: 09-15194
USA V. GAIL BILYEU
Date: May 30, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1555
Docket Number: 11-10076
USA V. JAMES ESSNER
Date: May 30, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1556
Docket Number: 11-10344
Lewis v. Ayers  
Date: May 30, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1557
Docket Number: 11-15309

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner was sentenced to death following convictions for first-degree murder and other crimes. While seeking federal habeas relief, petitioner requested a stay of the proceedings on the grounds that he was not compete...

CHRISTOPHER CERESKO V. LVNV FUNDING, LLC
Date: May 30, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1558
Docket Number: 11-15456
JOHN STOKES V. RICHARD SAMSON
Date: May 30, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1559
Docket Number: 11-35233
JACK COOK V. BRENT REINKE
Date: May 30, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1560
Docket Number: 11-35465
United States v. Leal-Vega  
Date: May 30, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1561
Docket Number: 11-50065

Justia Opinion Summary: The Government appealed the sentence imposed on defendant for illegal reentry following deportation. The district court declined to apply a 16-level enhancement pursuant to U.S.S.G. 2L1.2, for defendant's prior convictio...

Flournoy, Jr. v. Small, et al.  
Date: May 30, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1562
Docket Number: 11-55015

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner was convicted in a California court of one count of forcible rape and one count of assault with intent to commit rape. Petitioner appealed from the district court's denial of his petition for a writ of habeas...

GRAMAJO V. HOLDER
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1540
Docket Number: 07-74609
LUIS MARTINEZ V. DORA SCHRIRO
Date: May 29, 2012
Docket Number: 09-15170
CLEMENTE BARRERA V. RAUL LOPEZ
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1541
Docket Number: 09-16222
Ordonez v. United States  
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1542
Docket Number: 09-56533

Justia Opinion Summary: After plaintiff was convicted for drug possession with intent to distribute, plaintiff sought the return of his property seized by the government during his arrest pursuant to Federal Rule of Criminal Procedure 41(g). Be...

OLIVER CLAVANO V. TONY HEDGEPATH
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1543
Docket Number: 09-56708
MARC ENDSLEY V. OCTAVIO LUNA
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1544
Docket Number: 09-56978
JENGHIZ STEWART V. ADOC
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1545
Docket Number: 10-16644
JACK SCOTT V. BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1546
Docket Number: 10-16969
SALT RIVER PROJECT AGRICULTURA V. REYNOLD LEE
Date: May 29, 2012
Docket Number: 10-17895
USA V. HOPE SPRINGS CORPORATION
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1547
Docket Number: 10-35635
MARC ENDSLEY V. OCTAVIO LUNA
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1548
Docket Number: 10-56323
United States v. Johnson  
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1549
Docket Number: 11-10290

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his jury conviction of two counts of making a false statement with respect to information required to be kept by a federally licensed firearms dealer. The court held that the district court correctly i...

Schechner, et al v. KPIX-TV, et al.  
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1550
Docket Number: 11-15294

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, television news reporters for KPIX-TV, brought suit alleging that KPIX discriminated against them on the basis of age and gender, in violation of California law, when they were laid off. The district court gr...

JOHN ERICKSON V. LONG BEACH MORTGAGE CO
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1551
Docket Number: 11-35313
Marsh v. County of San Diego, et al.  
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1552
Docket Number: 11-55395

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff sued defendants under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging that the copying and dissemination of her son's autopsy photographs violated her Fourteenth Amendment Due Process rights. The court held that plaintiff had a const...

INUPIAT COMMUNITY V. KENNETH SALAZAR
Date: May 29, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1553
Docket Number: 12-70440
PHILLIPS V. ORNOSKI
Date: May 25, 2012
Docket Number: 04-99005
ALEJO V. HOLDER
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1504
Docket Number: 06-73319
USA V. MENDOZA
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1505
Docket Number: 07-50002
SANDOVAL V. HOLDER
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1506
Docket Number: 08-70332
MARIA ANTONIA RODRIGUEZ-PAREDE V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1507
Docket Number: 08-73867
FRANCISCO SANTANA-QUINTERO V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1508
Docket Number: 08-74678
LAURO MORENO V. OMNILIFE USA, INC.
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1509
Docket Number: 09-55672
VICTOR FUENTES V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1510
Docket Number: 09-70482
RAFAEL IBARRA PEREZ V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1511
Docket Number: 09-73064
GYU OH V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1512
Docket Number: 09-74006
DAVID JOYNER V. BANK OF AMERICA HOME LOANS
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1513
Docket Number: 10-16885
Snow v. McDaniel, et al.  
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1514
Docket Number: 10-16951

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a 69-year-old inmate, appealed the grant of summary judgment denying his claims for violations of his rights under the Eighth Amendment. Plaintiff claimed that the doctors and wardens in the Nevada Department...

STEVEN YOURKE V. CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCIS
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1515
Docket Number: 10-17368
JAMES SHIELD V. JOHN SINCLAIR
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1516
Docket Number: 10-35650
SHANNON KANDA V. WAYNE LONGO
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1517
Docket Number: 10-35746
USA V. NOSA AGHEDO
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1518
Docket Number: 10-50235
BRYAN RANSOM V. GRAY
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1519
Docket Number: 10-55766
KARLA BROOKS V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1520
Docket Number: 10-73941
United States v. Harris  
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1521
Docket Number: 11-10053

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his sentence following his conviction of three counts of assaulting a federal correctional officer. The sentence was imposed by a judge other than the trial judge, whose unavailability for sentencing w...

EARNEST WOODS, II V. BEN CURRY
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1522
Docket Number: 11-15101
LAWTIS RHODEN V. STEPHEN MAYBERG
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1523
Docket Number: 11-15235
DORIAN DAVIS V. E. FLORES
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1524
Docket Number: 11-15296
RODNEY DOWD V. S. MEYST
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1525
Docket Number: 11-15360
MICHAEL SMITH V. ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGAR
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1526
Docket Number: 11-15442
MANUEL MARQUES V. DWIGHT NEVEN
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1527
Docket Number: 11-16036
CHRISTINE JONES V. CDC
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1528
Docket Number: 11-16245
JOSE RODRIGUEZ V. K. PEARSON
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1529
Docket Number: 11-16306
Wilhelm v. Rotman, et al.  
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1530
Docket Number: 11-16335

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed the dismissal of his pro se complaint under 42 U.S.C. 1983, against certain prison medical providers, alleging that the providers' delay in treating his hernia amounted to deliberate indifference to hi...

BRYAN RANSOM V. A. SCRIBNER
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1531
Docket Number: 11-16773
MANUEL MARQUES V. N.D.O.C.
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1532
Docket Number: 11-16789
BRYAN RANSOM V. D. ORTIZ
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1533
Docket Number: 11-16970
USA V. LUIS MONTOYA-RAMIREZ
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1534
Docket Number: 11-30158
JOHN BURTON V. SPOKANE POLICE DEPARTMENT
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1535
Docket Number: 11-35267
SHANE WILLIS V. CITY OF SALEM, OREGON
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1536
Docket Number: 11-35314
NEILL KOHLHASE V. SAFECO INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMERICA
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1537
Docket Number: 11-55138
LA JOLLA FRIENDS OF THE SEALS V. CITY OF SAN DIEGO
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1538
Docket Number: 11-56617
Native Village of Point Hope, et al. v. Salazar, et al.; Inupiat Community v. Salazar  
Date: May 25, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1539
Docket Numbers: 11-72891, 11-72943

Justia Opinion Summary: In expedited petitions for review, the court considered the allegations of petitioners that the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) failed to discharge obligations under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA)...

MARTINEZ-MENA V. HOLDER
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1468
Docket Number: 07-70946
GABRIELA GALVEZ DE RAMIREZ V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1469
Docket Number: 08-74343
CESAR AMBROCIO V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1470
Docket Number: 08-75199
USA V. ELWYN DUBEY
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1471
Docket Number: 09-16838
ANDREW COLEY V. CASIN
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1472
Docket Number: 09-17114
PATRICK MCKEEVER V. KATHY ALLISON
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1473
Docket Number: 09-55643
TITO ARANETA V. HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1474
Docket Number: 09-70124
MARIA GARCIA PELAEZ V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1475
Docket Number: 09-70304
JUANITA KAMAGI V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1476
Docket Number: 09-72425
BENJAMIN SOLEDAD-BELTRAN V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1477
Docket Number: 09-72926
AMARJIT SINGH V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1478
Docket Number: 09-73422
JIE GAO V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1479
Docket Number: 09-73876
KAMLESH BANGA V. EXPERIAN INFORMATION SOLUTIONS
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1480
Docket Number: 10-15913
USA V. DENNIS POSELEY
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1481
Docket Number: 10-16200
PAUL BROWNING V. BILL DONAT
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1482
Docket Number: 10-16823
NAKIA PETTUS V. BOP
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1483
Docket Number: 10-17676
JIMMY DOWNS V. JAMES BACA
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1484
Docket Number: 10-17860
CHARLES TUMMINO V. USA
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1485
Docket Number: 10-35236
Nitschke v. Belleque  
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1486
Docket Number: 10-36121

Justia Opinion Summary: In this appeal from the denial of habeas relief, the court addressed whether petitioner's Apprendi claim was procedurally defaulted under Oregon's preservation rule. Petitioner failed to raise at the state trial court le...

USA V. YU SUNG PARK
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1487
Docket Number: 10-50207
TORO-AIRE, INC. V. FEDERAL INSURANCE COMPANY
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1488
Docket Number: 10-56880
GLENN LITWAK V. CIR
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1489
Docket Number: 10-70787
MILAN HERACOVICI V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1490
Docket Number: 10-73424
JAMES ROBERTSON V. CIR
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1491
Docket Number: 10-73689
USA V MARCEL KING
Date: May 24, 2012
Docket Number: 11-10182
USA V. EUDORO RODRIGUEZ-CHACON
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1492
Docket Number: 11-10321
KAMLESH BANGA V. EQUIFAX INFORMATION SERVICES,
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1493
Docket Number: 11-15460
KARLSSON GROUP INCORPORATED V. LANGLEY FARM INVESTMENTS, LLC
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1494
Docket Number: 11-15509
Fenenbock v. Director of Corrections for CA  
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1495
Docket Number: 11-15880

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner appealed the district court's denial of his petition for habeas corpus, brought under 28 U.S.C. 2254. Petitioner's grounds for appeal pertained to the prosecution's primary witness, a minor named R.H. Petition...

PAUL STELLY, SR. V. ELAINE TOOTELL
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1496
Docket Number: 11-16068
LAWRENCE BECK V. MARK NOOTH
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1497
Docket Number: 11-35391
USA V. CARMEN OLIVA
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1498
Docket Number: 11-50310
SONIA NEWMAN V. CLOROX COMPANY
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1499
Docket Number: 11-55136
Plaintiff v. Defendant
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1500
Docket Number: 11-55240
OMAR SCARBOROUGH V. BERTHEL FISHER & CFS, INC.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1501
Docket Number: 11-55313
BENJAMIN SCHWARZ V. ERWIN MEINBERG
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1502
Docket Number: 11-56114
ALFREDO SALDANA-RAMIREZ V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 24, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1503
Docket Number: 11-70522
ANGULO-MORGAN V. HOLDER
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1433
Docket Number: 06-72089
HANNIH JAP V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1434
Docket Number: 08-73178
FENG ZHAO V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1435
Docket Number: 08-74176
Plaintiff v. Defendant
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1436
Docket Number: 08-75207
XI LIU V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1437
Docket Number: 09-70759
Plaintiff v. Defendant
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1438
Docket Number: 09-70841
EMMA ALMOYAN V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1439
Docket Number: 09-71475
SYLVIANA CHANDRA V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1440
Docket Number: 09-71575
CHARLES ROUSSEAU V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1441
Docket Number: 09-71587
ELAUTERIA ARMENTA V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1442
Docket Number: 09-71635
SARI ANGGRIANI V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1443
Docket Number: 09-71654
ARTURO HERNANDEZ V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1444
Docket Number: 09-71881
HASYIMUDDIN HASYIMUDDIN V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1445
Docket Number: 09-73043
United States v. Romo-Chavez  
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1446
Docket Number: 10-10424

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, a citizen and national of Mexico, was charged with drug-related crimes. At issue was whether the Confrontation Clause or the Federal Rules of Evidence prohibited the government from introducing at trial a defe...

EDWIN DURAND V. CANDICE STEPHENSON
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1447
Docket Number: 10-17767
USA V. MARK NEAL
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1448
Docket Number: 10-50003
USA V. RICHARD PARKER
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1449
Docket Number: 10-50405
GLOBEFILL INCORPORATED V. ELEMENTS SPIRITS, INC.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1450
Docket Number: 10-56895
IRMA MENENDEZ V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1451
Docket Number: 10-70051
MODU JAWARA V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1452
Docket Number: 10-70088
TONY NURDIN V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1453
Docket Number: 10-70324
JIAN HE V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1454
Docket Number: 10-70683
SUKHBIR SINGH V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1455
Docket Number: 10-71058
JULIO ARAUJO-QUINONEZ V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1456
Docket Number: 10-71225
ALBA CALDERON-HERNANDEZ V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1457
Docket Number: 10-71467
CONSTANTINO HERNANDEZ-HERNANDE V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1458
Docket Number: 10-71837
SONIA MONTIEL V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1459
Docket Number: 10-72547
LORENZO FLORES-CERVANTES V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1460
Docket Number: 10-72989
REINA ARMENTA V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1461
Docket Number: 10-73430
DINESH SINGH V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1462
Docket Number: 10-73431
ERLINDA DOMINGUEZ V. ROY CHANG
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1463
Docket Number: 11-15099
JOHN DOE V. KAWEAH DELTA HOSPITAL
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1464
Docket Number: 11-15197
ROBERT MCDONALD V. CCA
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1465
Docket Number: 11-15440
USA V. CALEB PRICE
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1466
Docket Number: 11-30327
USA V. CHRISTIAN CARDENAS
Date: May 23, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1467
Docket Number: 11-50111
USA V. BRANO MILOVANOVIC
Date: May 22, 2012
Docket Number: 08-30381
MOHINDER SINGH V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1400
Docket Number: 08-71322
SOFIA COLOP-GOMEZ V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1401
Docket Number: 08-74238
JACKELIN RIVAS-COTO V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1402
Docket Number: 09-70827
KARIMULLAH QURESHI V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1403
Docket Number: 09-71122
HARJINDER KUMAR V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1404
Docket Number: 09-71392
CAI HE V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1405
Docket Number: 09-71897
LOVEJIT SINGH V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1406
Docket Number: 09-71974
GOENAWAN BOEDIJONO V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1407
Docket Number: 09-72016
WANHE CAI V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1408
Docket Number: 09-72455
MEIEN LI V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1409
Docket Number: 09-72989
BAHADAR LAKHA V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1410
Docket Number: 09-73212
SELVIN VILLEDA MONROY V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1411
Docket Number: 09-73356
SIN LAM V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1412
Docket Number: 09-73833
United States v. Carpenter  
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1413
Docket Number: 10-30146

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted of five counts relating to child pornography and subsequently appealed his convictions. The court held that the district court did not err in denying defendant's untimely motion to proceed pro se...

Jimenez v. Franklin, et al.  
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1414
Docket Numbers: 10-56199, 10-56292, 10-56294

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed from the district court's orders granting full satisfactions of judgment as to defendants. Defendants were found to have violated plaintiff's civil rights and held liable for damages under 42 U.S.C. 19...

ERNA DWIRAPITA V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1415
Docket Number: 10-70065
JULIO MAZARIEGOS DIAZ V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1416
Docket Number: 10-70181
LARRY TRUNDLE V. COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1417
Docket Number: 11-15281
DARREN HARRIS V. KIM
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1418
Docket Number: 11-15359
Z. F. V. RIPON UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1419
Docket Number: 11-15377
DONALD WILLIAMS V. M. EVANS
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1420
Docket Number: 11-15384
LORENZO FOSSELMAN V. RANDOLPH GIBBS
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1421
Docket Number: 11-15682
MICHAEL MACAHILAS V. RICHARD GALLOWAY
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1422
Docket Number: 11-15709
BEVERLY MUNGUIA V. GRELYN OF MAUI, LLC
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1423
Docket Number: 11-15751
VLADIMIR BRUNAT V. ONEWEST BANK FSB
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1424
Docket Number: 11-16180
USA V. JERMAINE MITCHELL
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1425
Docket Number: 11-17002
JOHN GREEN V. ANTHONY HEDGPETH
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1426
Docket Number: 11-17113
BENJAMIN TILLMAN V. H. RIOS, JR.
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1427
Docket Number: 11-17121
DENNIS FLORER V. CHERYL BALES-JOHNSON
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1428
Docket Number: 11-35004
STEVE CHRISTENSEN V. DOUG ARMSTRONG
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1429
Docket Number: 11-35034
FRANK VOTH V. DON MILLS
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1430
Docket Number: 11-35041
ANGELA HOBSON V. HSC REAL ESTATE INC
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1431
Docket Number: 11-35311
DOLATAO ZAMBRANO V. K. PROSPER
Date: May 22, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1432
Docket Number: 11-55693
KAREN GOLINSKI V. UNITED STATES OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
Date: May 22, 2012
Docket Number: 12-15388
DEW V. CURRY
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1371
Docket Number: 07-17208
Alday, et al. v. Raytheon Co.; Agraves, et al. v. Raytheon Co.  
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1372
Docket Numbers: 08-16984, 08-16985

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, employees at a defense plant in Arizona, collectively bargained for the right to receive employer-provided healthcare coverage after they retired. At issue was whether those employees, now retirees, were cont...

JOHN WINDFELDT V. CHARLES L. RYAN
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1373
Docket Number: 08-17399
USA V. ANGEL GONZALES
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1374
Docket Number: 10-10314
USA V. JUAN GUILLEN-VILLAREAL
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1375
Docket Number: 10-10358
KEVIN RIKARD V. ANTHONY HEDGPETH
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1376
Docket Number: 10-15123
USA V. JOSEPH SALADINO
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1377
Docket Number: 10-30236
USA V. BRIAN ROBINSON
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1378
Docket Number: 10-50349
James, et al. v. The City of Costa Mesa, et al.  
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1379
Docket Number: 10-55769

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USA V. MIGUEL GARCIA-AMESQUITA
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1380
Docket Number: 11-10212
USA V. JOSE SEVILLA-ARDON
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1381
Docket Number: 11-10245
USA V. JESUS MENDOZA-SOSA
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1382
Docket Number: 11-10296
USA V. URIEL MIRANDA-OREGEL
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1383
Docket Number: 11-10315
USA V. GUSTAVO MENDOZA-BUSTOS
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1384
Docket Number: 11-10463
USA V. CARLOS ARAMBUL-GARCIA
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1385
Docket Number: 11-10469
USA V. ISIDRO GARAY-PEREZ
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1386
Docket Number: 11-10493
USA V. JESSE CRIPPS, SR.
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1387
Docket Number: 11-10553
USA V. JUSTO REVOLORIO-GONZALEZ
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1388
Docket Number: 11-10567
CURTIS SLEDGE V. D. SISTO
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1389
Docket Number: 11-15028
USA V. KAYLAN BELL
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1390
Docket Number: 11-30146
USA V. MICHAEL STEARNS
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1391
Docket Number: 11-30201
USA V. CHARLES ELLISON
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1392
Docket Number: 11-30209
USA V. BRENT WALLER
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1393
Docket Number: 11-30232
USA V. ORRIN HERNANDEZ
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1394
Docket Number: 11-30235
PETER GOOLSBY V. DARREN RANEY
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1395
Docket Number: 11-35285
USA V. DANIEL SALAZAR
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1396
Docket Number: 11-50106
USA V. NELSON MIRANDA-LOPEZ
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1397
Docket Number: 11-50171
USA V. EDGAR RIVERA
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1398
Docket Number: 11-50371
RJG CONSULTANTS, INC. V. FORCE PROTECTION, INC.
Date: May 21, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1399
Docket Number: 11-55096
USA V. SHIRLEY COLLETTI
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1342
Docket Number: 09-10279
RICHARD PLANTAN V. CADIDA TRUST
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1343
Docket Number: 09-16842
JAMES EVANS V. TOM FELKER
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1344
Docket Number: 09-56012
SALVADOR VILLANUEVA-PEREZ V. ERIC HOLDER, JR.
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1345
Docket Number: 09-73902
USA V. RICARDO LOMAS
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1346
Docket Number: 10-10562
USA V. JAVIER HERNANDEZ-PEREZ
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1347
Docket Number: 10-10582
RICHARD HOLBROOK V. GLEN WHORTON
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1348
Docket Number: 10-15348
USA V. LAMONT TARKINGTON
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1349
Docket Number: 10-50351
KARAPET GASPARYAN V. MICHAEL ASTRUE
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1350
Docket Number: 10-56946
RAVINDRA PATEL V. KISHOR PATEL
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1351
Docket Number: 10-57060
USA V. LUIS HERNANDEZ-GONZALEZ
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1352
Docket Number: 11-10197
USA V. LEOBARDO CARRANZA
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1353
Docket Number: 11-10238
USA V. GERARDO VALDIVIA
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1354
Docket Number: 11-10277
USA V. SANDEEP SINGH
Date: May 18, 2012
Citation: 2012 US App (9th) 1355
Docket Number: 11-10288