2018 Ninth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

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JOEL SANCHEZ V. JEFFREY BEARD
Date: November 16, 2018
Docket Number: 15-56369
Martinez-de Ryan v. Whitaker  
Date: November 16, 2018
Docket Number: 15-70759

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit amended a previous opinion and voted to deny the petition for panel rehearing. The panel denied the petition for review of the BIA's denial of petitioner's application for cancellation of removal on th...

MUSTAFA HUSSAIN V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 16, 2018
Docket Number: 15-72170
NIKKI POOSHS V. PHILIP MORRIS USA, INC.
Date: November 16, 2018
Docket Number: 16-15429
USA V. THOMAS IAZZETTA
Date: November 16, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50489
IMAD HANNA V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 16, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72480
PRISCILLIANO AVALOS-SUAREZ V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 16, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72773
BRIAN ADDISON V. CITY OF BAKER CITY
Date: November 16, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35552
MICHAEL EASLEY V. CITY OF RIVERSIDE
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55941
KHINE TUN V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 16-71838
IGNACIO HEREDIA-BRAVO V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72609
JOSE BRACAMONTES-RODRIGUEZ V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73059
PABLO RAMOS-RODRIGUEZ V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73256
JOHN EADE V. TRES PINOS WATER DISTRICT
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15868
DANIEL GOLDMAN V. BAYER AG
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16697
DANIEL WEATHERS V. S. LOUMAKIS
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17074
Hyatt v. Office of Management and Budget  
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17101

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit reversed the district court's dismissal of a petition for review of the OMB's decision denying plaintiff's Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) petition. The PRA authorizes individuals to petition the OMB for...

USA V. ROBERT LAFOUNTAIN
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30239
MAUREEN HAY V. AMERICAN SAFETY INDEMNITY CO.
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35818
USA V. ELBA SOTO
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50079
BRIAN WEISS V. BELLA CASA PROP. SERVS. LLC
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55652
USA V. YUNZHONG CHEN
Date: November 15, 2018
Docket Number: 18-30021
USA V. HIDDEN VALLEY TRUST
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 16-30303
WILLIAM SADOWSKI V. RANDY GROUNDS
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56166
MAHDI NAHHAS V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 16-70364
MACJHAY YAGAO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72812
USA V. DAVID MARK
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10274
KWAN MAN V. R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16319
USA V. GEORGE MANLOVE
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30109
MATTHEW DAVIDSON V. USA
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35264
CASCADIA WILDLANDS V. USDA
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35508
RUBICON GLOBAL VENTURES, INC. V. CHONGQING ZONGSHEN GRP.
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35601
SALOME AGUAYO-BECERRA V. FLSMIDTH, INC.
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-36044
OULA ZAKARIA V. GERBER PRODUCTS CO.
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56509
AZIZOLAH JAVAHERY V. SORAYA JAVAHERI-LEITNER
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-60031
EUGENE SCHNEIDER V. SATYA JAGAR
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-60048
DOUGLAS THOMPSON V. CIR
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-71027
JOHN CRIM V. CIR
Date: November 14, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72701
J. F.M. V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 15-35738
JAVIER BAUTISTA-DELACRUZ V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 15-73564
MICHAEL TRICARICHI V. CIR
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73418
Tricarichi v. Commissioner  
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73418

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the tax court's conclusion that taxpayer was liable for the pre-notice interest component of West Side's tax liability. The panel held that because taxpayer received transferred assets worth mo...

USA V. NOLAN LEWIS
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10109
USA V. VAUGHN JAMES
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10154
ROBERT GAMEZ, JR. V. UNKNOWN NORRIS
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15367
CHARLES WHITE, JR. V. CHEVRON CORPORATION
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16208
USA V. KILUNNUN CHIVOSKI
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30073
USA V. MONICA FRANCIS
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50301
USA V. ERIC MARQUEZ
Date: November 13, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50354
Williams v. Filson  
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Numbers: 13-99002, 17-15768, 17-71510

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner appealed the district court's denial of his first federal petition for a writ of habeas corpus. The Ninth Circuit affirmed in part, reversed in part, and remanded for an evidentiary hearing on one of petitione...

JUAN MELGOZA GUERRERO V. MATTHEW WHITAKER, ACTING ATTORNEY GENERAL
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 15-72080
Melgoza Guerrero v. Whitaker  
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 15-72080

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a native and citizen of Mexico, sought review of a final order of removal, challenging the BIA's determination that he was convicted of a "particularly serious crime" within the meaning of 8 U.S.C. 1231(b)(3)...

USA V. JOSE CALDERON-ANDRADE
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 16-10454
USA V. MICHAEL WALKER
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10325
LOOP AI LABS, INC. V. ANNA GATTI
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15608
LA LOMA GRANDE, LLC V. USA
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15870
DONNA FLEENOR V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35418
ROBIN SCHREIBER V. MIKE OBENLAND
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35886
T-Mobile USA Inc. v. Selective Insurance Company of America  
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35932

Justia Opinion Summary: The panel certified the following question to the Washington Supreme Court: Under Washington law, is an insurer bound by representations made by its authorized agent in a certificate of insurance with respect to a party'...

OLEG POGREBNOY V. RUSSIAN NEWSPAPER DISTRIBUTION
Date: November 9, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56583
LAUREL MAU V. MITSUNAGA & ASSOCS., INC.
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Number: 14-17370
De Jesus Menendez v. Whitaker  
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Numbers: 14-72730, 16-70365

Justia Opinion Summary: California Penal Code 288(c)(1), which prohibits lewd or lascivious acts when a victim is a child of 14 or 15 years and the defendant is at least 10 years older than the child, is neither categorically a crime involving...

Rookaird v. BNSF Railway Co.  
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Numbers: 16-35786, 16-35931, 16-36062, 16-35787

Justia Opinion Summary: After a jury found that BNSF violated the anti-retaliation provision of the Federal Railroad Safety Act (FRSA) when it fired plaintiff for, in part, refusing to stop performing an air-brake test on a 42-car train that he...

USA V. KAREN SARKISSIAN
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50347
MILVIAN GONZALEZ-SOLARES V. MATTHEW WHITAKER
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72740
In re Twelve Grand Jury Suboenas  
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17213

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's order holding the record custodian for various collective entities in contempt for his failure to comply with an order to respond to twelve grand jury subpoenas. The panel...

USA V. JERRY LINDSEY, JR.
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30106
KAREN TAYLOR V. THRIFTY PAYLESS, INC.
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35471
CHRISTOPHER LEWERT V. BOIRON INC.
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56607
Brace v. Speier  
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Number: 17-60032

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit certified the following question of bankruptcy law to the Supreme Court of California: Does the form of title presumption set forth in section 662 of the California Evidence Code overcome the community...

Regents of the University of California v. USDHS  
Date: November 8, 2018
Docket Numbers: 18-15068, 18-15069, 18-15070, 18-15071, 18-15072, 18-15128, 18-15133, 18-15134

Justia Opinion Summary: The government's decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is subject to judicial review. Upon review, the Ninth Circuit held that plaintiffs are likely to succeed on their claim that...

USA V. YUZEF ABRAMOV
Date: November 7, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50104
USA V. EDGAR POGOSIAN
Date: November 7, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50360
RAJ KUMAR V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: November 7, 2018
Docket Number: 16-70548
SUSANA ALFARO CABRERA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: November 7, 2018
Docket Number: 16-70835
USA V. ANTONIO SMITH
Date: November 7, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10127
USA V. GLENN WONG
Date: November 7, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10469
ERIC VON HALL V. MARK NOOTH
Date: November 7, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35692
MATTHEW GOODMAN V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: November 7, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35941
DEISY ORDONEZ-GODOY V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: November 7, 2018
Docket Number: 17-71840
NAVAJO NATION V. USDOI
Date: November 6, 2018
Docket Number: 13-15710
Murray v. BEJ Minerals, LLC  
Date: November 6, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35506

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit reversed the district court's grant of summary judgment for plaintiffs, the owners of a Montana ranch, in a dispute over the ownership of dinosaur fossils. Prior to the discovery of the fossils, the pre...

MICHAEL WILSON V. ROBERT LEGRAND
Date: November 6, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15153
COASTAL BAND OF THE CHUMASH V. NATIVE ENERGY FARMS
Date: November 6, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15725
GERALD SCHEEL V. GUIDEONE MUTUAL INSURANCE COMP
Date: November 6, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35725
USA V. STEVEN ROCKETT
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 16-30213
Maquiz MacDonald v. Hedgpeth  
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55240

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit reversed the district court's denial of habeas relief to petitioner, holding that the state trial court's admission of opinion testimony from a law enforcement expert on street gangs, who described for...

STEVEN RUSSELL V. KOHL'S DEPARTMENT STORES, INC.
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56493
MIGUEL GONZALEZ JUAREZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73122
ROBERT LEVY V. COUNTY OF ALPINE
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16062
TORRES CONSULTING & LAW GROUP V. U.S. DEPT. OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16075
USA V. CHRISTOPHER CAIN
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30189
USA V. LUIS KRUEGER
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50302
USA V. RENE AGUILAR
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50359
ENRICO LUCCHETTI V. USDOI
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 17-71081
JUAN AGUILAR RUANO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: November 5, 2018
Docket Number: 17-71814
EVA MEDINA-RODRIGUEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: November 2, 2018
Docket Number: 09-73545
Xiao Ma v. Sessions  
Date: November 2, 2018
Docket Number: 15-73520

Justia Opinion Summary: A grant of regulatory employment authorization under 8 C.F.R. 274a.12(b)(20) does not confer lawful immigration status for purposes of establishing eligibility for status adjustment under 8 U.S.C. 1255(k)(2). The Ninth C...

USA V. LARON CARTER
Date: November 2, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50271
United States v. Carter  
Date: November 2, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50271

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit vacated defendant's conviction for sex trafficking of a minor or by force, fraud, or coercion, and for transportation of a minor in interstate commerce to engage in prostitution. The panel held that def...

USA V. BRIAN WRIGHT
Date: November 2, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10101
USA V. JAMES BERGHUIS
Date: November 2, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10441
MARLYN SALI V. CORONA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Date: November 1, 2018
Docket Number: 15-56460
HERMAN NUNIES V. HIE HOLDINGS, INC.
Date: November 1, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16494
OSAMA FAHMY V. JAY-Z
Date: November 1, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55213
USA V. HOWARD WEBBER
Date: November 1, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10242
RIDWAN WIDJAJA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 13-72063
LARRY CORTINAS V. M. PORTILLO
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 15-17174
ABS ENTERTAINMENT, INC. V. CBS CORP.
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55917
Mann v. County of San Diego  
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Numbers: 16-56657, 16-56740

Justia Opinion Summary: After county social workers removed four children under the age of six from their family home under a suspicion of child abuse, took them to a temporary shelter, and subjected them to invasive medical examinations, witho...

FELIX CRISTOBAL SOSA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 16-71776
TERRANCE WALKER V. CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15138
STEPHEN EDWARDS V. BEST BUY COMPANY OF MINNESOTA
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15642
JASON HALPERN V. GARY THARALDSON
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15722
MICHAEL WEEKS V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17133
DONALD HUNT V. ISRAEL GONZALEZ
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35775
ADNAN MOHAMMED V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70686
JUAN CARMONA-ROJAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72741
RAFAEL ALVAREZ NAVARRO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72758
TROY SCOTT V. JOHN SUTTON
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15103
ROY BARTLETT V. MARCI PATERA
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15353
IKEMEFULA IBEABUCHI V. SAMUEL THUMMA
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15871
COLLEEN WALKER V. CA EMPLOYMENT DEVELOPMENT
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15962
IKEMEFULA IBEABUCHI V. PAUL PENZONE
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 18-16049
IKEMEFULA IBEABUCHI V. BANICKI
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 18-16309
Knox v. Brnovich  
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 18-16613

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of a preliminary injunction and its bench trial judgment in an action facially challenging HB 2023, Arizona's 2016 election law prohibiting certain persons from coll...

DAVID PRIEST V. D. HOLBROOK
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 18-35018
KETNOL PHILOMOND V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 31, 2018
Docket Number: 18-70708
USA V. JAMES MURRAY
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 16-10153
USA V. JACK HOLDEN
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 16-30186
EDWIN TERCERO RAMIREZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 16-70449
USA V. MAURICIO AGUILERA
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10048
USA V. MICHAEL HARRIS
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10317
ENRIQUE MONTIJO V. UNKNOWN SWANEY
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16465
HECTOR LOPEZ V. P. SWANEY
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16516
Whalen v. McMullen  
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35267

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's grant of summary judgment in favor of a state patrol officer in a 42 U.S.C. 1983 action, alleging that the officer's entry into plaintiff's home without a warrant and under...

CYNTHIA STEWART V. SNOHOMISH COUNTY PUD NO. 1
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35557
USA V. JOSEPH BIRDTAIL
Date: October 30, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35824
YUSUF KARIM V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 14-70186
AMILCAR CIFUENTES, JR. V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 14-73517
LUIS VALENCIA-AGUILAR V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 15-73163
YOVANNI HERRERA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-71333
MIGUEL QUEZADA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72674
AARON SANCHEZ-CAZARES V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72736
JAQUELINE MOLINA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73054
SERGIO CABANAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73144
VARDOUI KALADJIAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73401
JORGE RUIZ-LOPEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73601
ARMANDO RAMIREZ-FUENTES V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73700
FERNANDO CRUZ VILLEDA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73718
SEBASTIAN DOMINGO-MONTEJO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73852
CRISTOBAL GONON TZUN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73897
JOSE LIZARRAGA-CAMBRERO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73941
USA V. RICHARD MENDOZA
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10236
USA V. FAUSTINO GONZALES
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10237
USA V. GABRIEL CARACHEO
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10249
USA V. BRIGIDO RANGEL
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10430
USA V. SYLVIA FLORES
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10549
NINA RINGGOLD V. JERRY BROWN
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16269
THOMAS SHRADER V. B. WATSON
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16778
GLOBAL EBUSINESS SERVS., INC. V. INTERACTIVE BROKERS LLC
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17260
USA V. WIMIBALDO CEDENO
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30210
USA V. ALFONSO BANDERAS-MARTINEZ
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30232
USA V. JAMES PEIRSOL
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30241
USA V. ERNESTO ERDING
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50059
USA V. REYNA NEGRETE
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50234
LPP MORTGAGE LTD., LP V. DAVID GATES
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55355
SHAWN GORDON V. U.S. BANK, N.A.
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56475
CRAIG ROSS V. CSU BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56564
PHILLIP MARTINEZ V. STEVE LANGFORD
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56818
VITHYEA KIM V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70114
RIGOBERTO CUIN-CASIMIRO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70133
RUTILO DE JESUS-ARIAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70148
ELVERIO FRANCO FELIX V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70252
FRANCISCO HERNANDEZ-BOYZO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70525
SAMUEL MUNANU V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70556
TULIO MADRID LEIVA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70590
LUIS CHAVEZ-FARIAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-71944
ABRAHAM YEPEZ-GALINDO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72540
ANAIBETH SANCHEZ TOSCANO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72625
SAUL ESPINOZA GONZALEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72663
CRISANTA HERNANDEZ PARRA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72674
FREDERICK JACKSON V. PHUC LAM
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15650
GLOBAL EBUSINESS SERVS., INC. V. FINRA
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15716
USA V. JORGE MOLINA-MADRID
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 18-50069
USA V. GUILLERMO VALLEJO-MORENO
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 18-50100
ROBERT KULICK V. LEISURE VILLAGE ASSOCIATION
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 18-55904
ROBERT KULICK V. LEISURE VILLAGE ASS'N, INC.
Date: October 29, 2018
Docket Number: 18-56000
EKO SADEWO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 14-71034
VICTOR SERRATO-SAPIEN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 14-71274
AMADO BAILON-MARTINEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 14-73579
USA V. YONG CHA
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 15-50465
USA V. JESSE DAVENPORT
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10140
USA V. JOHN TOYOFUKU
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10263
DEBRA ROBELLO V. MANDALAY CORP.
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15714
THOMAS PARK V. MARK BOSCO
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15718
PAUL ROBLEDO V. NICOLE TAYLOR
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15979
MARILEE BROWN V. RYAN ZINKE
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16063
TONY HORTON V. CORIZON INCORPORATED
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16162
MICHAEL LENA V. PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CA
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16367
VERNON DECK V. WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16680
JOHN DRAPER V. A. GARCIA
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16950
SUSAN POLK V. PITTMAN
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17111
LORRAINE PATTERSON V. CARLA MILLER
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17234
VICTORIA GIAMPA V. MIDFIRST BANK
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17438
WAYNE LAKE V. DEUTSCHE BANK TRUST CO. AM.
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35625
DANIEL LONGAN V. MARGARET GILBERT
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35930
JALEN EPPS V. EARTH FARE, INC.
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55413
AMY KONSTANTELOS V. NORM HICKLING
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55970
APRIL DIGGS V. OCWEN LOAN SERVICING, LLC
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56729
FREDERIC SCHULTZ V. JOHN ROBERTS, JR.
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56852
OSCAR RODRIGUEZ-ARTERO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70037
JUAN MARTINEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-71543
GUILLERMO VALENCIA DIAZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72740
LAMBERTO MARTINEZ-DOMINGUEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72820
ROMULO PORTILLO V. USA
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15300
DARREN FORD V. JAHANGIRI
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15324
PENG CHAN V. TIME WARNER INC.
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15412
CAROLINA CRUZ V. SABLES, LLC
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15548
KYOUNG KO V. MEGAN BRENNAN
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15700
EMMANUEL BREW V. DANIEL FEHDERAU
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15752
KEYHAN MOHANNA V. CARRINGTON MORTG. SERVS., LLC
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15954
LIQIANG WEI V. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-16146
ANTWOINE BEALER V. KERN VALLEY STATE PRISON
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-16182
MARILYNN THOMASON V. GREGORY MOELLER
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-35030
KEITH CLOSSON V. ROY GONZALEZ
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-35084
KEVIN ANDERSON V. WASH. STATE DEPT. OF CORR.
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-35185
CHARLES ROBINSON V. LESLIE SZIEBERT
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-35308
JIM MESKIMEN V. THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-55394
CEDRIC TURNER V. CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC.
Date: October 26, 2018
Docket Number: 18-55535
LEONARDO TAPIA-FELIX V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 14-73994
United States v. Moreno Ornelas  
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 15-10510

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed defendant's convictions for assault on a federal officer, use of a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and possession of a firea...

Havasupai Tribe v. Provencio  
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Numbers: 15-15754, 15-15857

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit withdrew its prior opinion filed December 12, 2017, and substituted the following opinion. In National Mining Association v. Zinke, 877 F.3d 845 (9th Cir. 2017), the panel upheld the decision of the Se...

EDWIN GUIEB V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 15-70021
MIRIAM GARCIA-REYES V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 15-70083
ALLIANCE FOR THE WILD ROCKIES V. USFS
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35829
USA V. KULWANT SANDHU
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10265
DIANE LAPUZZ V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15912
CHANNEL CENTENO V. CITY OF FRESNO
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16830
JEREMY HALL V. JOHN MYRICK
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35709
THOMAS MITCHELL V. TULALIP TRIBES OF WASHINGTON
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35959
USA V. MIGUEL ANGEL SAVELLANO
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50406
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMM'N V. CHARLES LIU
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55849
CHRISTOPHER PHILLIPS V. ARCHSTONE SIMI VALLEY LLC
Date: October 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55854
QUAN JIN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 13-70415
MARTIN MOLINA-ORTIZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 15-73487
ABBY RIOS V. WAL-MART STORES, INC.
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16875
JACQUELYNN NICKLER V. COUNTY OF CLARK
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 16-17211
USA V. KEITH SMITH
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50158
USA V. BRIAN SAWYERS
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50480
USA V. JAIME VILLA
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10251
USA V. JOSEPH HAN
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10416
MICHAEL BONDI V. NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE, LLC
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15564
RICHARD JOHNSON, JR. V. NEIL MCDOWELL
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15761
LEROY CARR V. LEONARDO GIRON
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15917
JUAN SOLIS-DIAZ V. SCOTT TOMPKINS
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17186
USA V. STEVEN CLYNE
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30157
USA V. CIARAN REDMOND
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50004
REINA COREAS V. CITY OF LOS ANGELES
Date: October 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55673
DAVID RODRIGUEZ V. J. LIZARRAGA
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 16-17218
JASON PAPPAS V. AMY MILLER
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55191
United States v. Henderson  
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10230

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of defendant's motion to suppress evidence. Defendant conditionally pleaded guilty to receipt of child pornography and moved to suppress evidence including evidence...

USA V. DUMAKA HAMMOND
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10340
DEWEY MCBRIDE V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15344
WILDEARTH GUARDIANS V. USDOJ
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16677
USA V. SANTOS MURILLO
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-30129
USA V. FRANCISCO BANUELOS-HARO
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50116
USA V. LAMONTE GASTON
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50130
Doe v. Nestle, S.A.  
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55435

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit reversed the district court's dismissal of plaintiffs' class action against cocoa bean companies, alleging the aiding and abetting of child slave labor that took place in the United States under the Ali...

BINBIN LEI V. USCIS
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55571
RAYMOND POTLONGO, JR. V. HERFF JONES, LLC
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56815
Dominguez v. Kernan  
Date: October 23, 2018
Docket Number: 18-55209

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit vacated the district court's dismissal of a 28 U.S.C. 2254 habeas corpus petition asserting that California's second prosecution of petitioner violated the Double Jeopardy Clause. While the petition was...

JUAN CAMPOS-PEREZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 22, 2018
Docket Number: 14-73908
FARID SHAHRIVAR V. CITY OF SAN JOSE
Date: October 22, 2018
Docket Number: 15-17516
MIGUEL ROMERO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 22, 2018
Docket Number: 15-70643
Daff v. Good  
Date: October 22, 2018
Docket Number: 16-60003

Justia Opinion Summary: The period in which a creditor may execute on a lien constitutes the continuation of the original action that resulted in the judgment and is thus tolled during the automatic stay. The Ninth Circuit affirmed the bankrupt...

HELEN MATUTE-LEIVA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 22, 2018
Docket Number: 16-71328
USA V. JIANGUO HAN
Date: October 22, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10475
NATIONWIDE BIWEEKLY ADMIN. V. BMO HARRIS BANK
Date: October 22, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15964
CHARLES GLASSCOCK V. JERI TAYLOR
Date: October 22, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35390
LIBERTY SURPLUS INSURANCE CORP V. LEDESMA AND MEYER CONSTRUCTION
Date: October 19, 2018
Docket Number: 14-56120
JOSE PEREZ MORALES V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 19, 2018
Docket Number: 15-71697
G & P INVESTMENT ENTERPRISES V. WELLS FARGO BANK
Date: October 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16557
PATRICK HENDRICKS V. STARKIST CO.
Date: October 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16992
USA V. WILLIAM WISE
Date: October 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15129
DONEYDA PEREZ V. DIRECTV, LLC
Date: October 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55764
ROBERTO MALDONADO GALVAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 15-73625
TANA HUMMEL V. NORTHWEST TRUSTEE SERVICE
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35272
USA V. BRANDEN PETE
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10215
DEBRA JACOBS V. BRAIN POWER AMERICA, INC.
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15625
JP MORGAN CHASE BANK V. LAS VEGAS DEVELOPMENT GROUP
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15680
ROY LEWIS V. US BANK
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15915
DAVID STURGEON-GARCIA V. JOSEPH CAGNO
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15922
REGINALD BUNN, JR. V. RAUL LOPEZ
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16232
BILAL AHDOM V. C. ETCHEBEHERE
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17525
MOHAMAD HARIRI V. PORTLAND STATE UNIVERSITY
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35280
RANDY RICHARDSON V. WELLS FARGO INSURANCE SERVICES
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35733
EDWARD WILLIAMS V. CITY OF BELLEVUE
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35895
ANI GHAZARYAN V. EQUIFAX INFO. SERVS., LLC
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55132
MANSON CONSTRUCTION COMPANY V. SECRETARY OF LABOR
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-71736
IN RE COMPLAINT OF JUDICIAL MISCONDUCT
Date: October 18, 2018
Docket Number: 18-90084
AOUA OVERTON V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 15-72566
E. V. v. Robinson  
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16975

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of an action brought by E.V., a civilian on a military base in Japan, seeking to enjoin the release of her mental health records. Applying the framework in Larson...

GILARDO QUERO-QUERO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72514
USA V. DUMITRU MARTIN
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10168
USA V. JASVIR KAUR
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10306
USA V. JOSE BAUTISTA
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10327
USA V. NATHAN HOFFMAN
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10472
ROBERT JONES V. JACK PALMER
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15575
USA V. DARREN MCCOY
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15872
ANTHONY SMITH V. RON DAVIS
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15874
MAXWELL WILLIAMS V. TRAVELERS HOME & MARINE INS CO
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17368
PATRICIA BEVERLY V. THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55557
PARAMOUNT CONTRACTORS AND DEVELOPERS V. CITY OF LOS ANGELES
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55620
AMERICAN GUARD SERVICES, INC V. FIRST MERCURY INSURANCE CO
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55704
TIFFANY BARRAZA V. J. BODNAR
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55743
NATHAN MCKINNEY V. RON DAVIS
Date: October 17, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56034
MNADIRUZZAMAN SHAMEEM V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 16, 2018
Docket Number: 14-73937
KUI SIE V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 16, 2018
Docket Number: 15-70706
USA V. JOHN KASH
Date: October 16, 2018
Docket Number: 16-10193
ANDRE PERDUE V. RALPH DIAZ
Date: October 16, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55793
USA V. ALFONSO HERNANDEZ
Date: October 16, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10096
OSCAR RICO-ARREOLA V. SMITH
Date: October 16, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15826
GREGORY BROWN V. STATE OF WASHINGTON
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 15-35983
USA V. DARYLE SELLERS
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50061
United States v. Sellers  
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50061

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit vacated the district court's order denying defendant's motion seeking discovery on a claim of selective enforcement. Defendant was convicted of conspiracy to distribute cocaine and conspiracy to interfe...

RUBY GLEN, LLC V. ICANN
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56890
USA V. DENNIS ALEXIO
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10195
PETRA HENG V. METROPOLITAN LIFE INS. CO.
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16726
USA V. COLEMAN PAYNE
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50223
WILLIE CAUSEY, JR. V. SUN WEST MORTGAGE COMPANY
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55598
ZURICH AMERICAN INSURANCE COMP V. SEALINK INSURANCE SERVICE CORP
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55776
ANHING CORPORATION V. VIET PHU, INC.
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55851
HAYWARD JACKSON V. EQUIFAX WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS
Date: October 15, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56831
YOUNG PAK V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 12, 2018
Docket Number: 15-70464
Durnford v. MusclePharm Corp.  
Date: October 12, 2018
Docket Number: 16-15374

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit reversed the dismissal of an action alleging California consumer claims against MusclePharm Corporation, a manufacturer of nutritional supplements. The complaint alleged that MusclePharm made false or m...

GREGORY LEWIS V. RONALD ENGLISH
Date: October 12, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35534
USA V. ALLA SAMCHUK
Date: October 12, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10105
MARIE SALES V. CITY OF TUSTIN
Date: October 12, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55479
LESLEY FELIZ V. THE COUNTY OF ORANGE
Date: October 12, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55568
ANDY JANG V. ASSET CAMPUS HOUSING, INC.
Date: October 12, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55757
Securities and Exchange Commission v. Stein  
Date: October 11, 2018
Docket Number: 15-55506

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's grant of summary judgment for the SEC on its claims that defendant violated federal securities laws. Having considered the records in the criminal and civil proceedings in...

MICHAEL APELT V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: October 11, 2018
Docket Number: 15-99013
Bunker Holdings, Ltd. v. Yang Ming Liberia Corp.  
Date: October 11, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35539

Justia Opinion Summary: Under 46 U.S.C. 31342(a), the bunker supplier would be entitled to a maritime lien if it provided necessaries to a vessel on the order of the owner or a person authorized by the owner. The Ninth Circuit affirmed the dist...

USA V. ELIZABETH GONZALEZ
Date: October 11, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50292
United States v. Gonzalez  
Date: October 10, 2018
Docket Numbers: 15-50483, 15-50528, 15-50542

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed Defendant Gonzalez, Luviano, and Ayala's convictions and sentences for conspiracy to deprive a visitor to the Los Angeles County Men's Central Jail of his civil rights in violation of 18 U.S.C....

RUBEN ROSALES-GONZALEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 10, 2018
Docket Number: 15-71560
USA V. JOSEPH ARPAIO
Date: October 10, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10448
Payton v. Davis  
Date: October 10, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55054

Justia Opinion Summary: Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 60(d) is subject to the certificate of appealability requirement in 28 U.S.C. 2253(c)(1). The Ninth Circuit denied petitioner's request for a certificate of appealability (COA) to appeal t...

USA V. RODNEY KIDD
Date: October 9, 2018
Docket Number: 16-10135
USA V. DAVID KIRAZ
Date: October 9, 2018
Docket Number: 16-30270
Wilson v. Horton's Towing  
Date: October 9, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35320

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against a police officer and a towing company after the officer seized plaintiff's truck on the Lummi reservation. Plaintiff was stopped by Lummi police and marijuana was found in his truck. The offi...

USA V. JOSE VILLASENOR
Date: October 9, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50296
RUBEN GARCIA, JR. V. R. BLAHNIK
Date: October 9, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55600
HECTOR PARRA-CASIAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: October 5, 2018
Docket Number: 15-73724
MICHAEL GAREDAKIS V. BRENTWOOD UNION SCHOOL DIST.
Date: October 5, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16332
MILLENNIUM DRILLING CO., INC. V. BEVERLY HOUSE-MEYERS
Date: October 5, 2018
Docket Number: 16-17332
USA V. CHRISTOPHER MARTIN
Date: October 5, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50182
USA V. ARTAK OVSEPIAN
Date: October 5, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50231
Hawkins v. The Kroger Co.  
Date: October 4, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55532

Justia Opinion Summary: FDA trans fat regulations governing the contents of the Nutrition Facts Panel did not preempt California's unfair competition laws proscribing false or misleading advertising elsewhere on a food product's label. The Nint...

CHRISTERPHOR ZIGLAR V. EXPRESS MESSENGER SYS., INC.
Date: October 4, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16920
DANIEL ZANG V. UMAMI SUSTAINABLE SEAFOOD
Date: October 4, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55358
USA V. PAUL WAGNER
Date: October 3, 2018
Docket Number: 13-10419
EDUARDO DE LA TORRE V. CASHCALL, INC.
Date: October 3, 2018
Docket Number: 14-17571
CHRISTOPHER HARBRIDGE V. ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGAR
Date: October 3, 2018
Docket Number: 15-55841
PARAMINDERPAL SINGH V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 3, 2018
Docket Number: 15-70487
Romero v. Provide Commerce, Inc.  
Date: October 3, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56307

Justia Opinion Summary: Objecting class members challenged the district court's approval of a class action settlement over claims alleging that defendants enrolled consumers in a membership rewards program without their consent and then mishand...

ANTHONY MITCHELL V. JOSEPH CHRONISTER
Date: October 3, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16552
USA V. EMINIANO REODICA, JR.
Date: October 3, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50186
United States v. Gray  
Date: October 3, 2018
Docket Number: 18-30022

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit vacated defendant's 20 month sentence imposed after revocation of supervised release. In this case, in its order sentencing defendant, the district court relied on the probation officer's confidential s...

DAYSI DOMINGUEZ DE LUCANO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: October 2, 2018
Docket Number: 15-72644
USA V. KEITH GARTENLAUB
Date: October 2, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50339
DEREK GRONQUIST V. KELLON CUNNINGHAM
Date: October 1, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35501
Saravia v. Sessions  
Date: October 1, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15114

Justia Opinion Summary: After noncitizen minors entered the United States unaccompanied by a parent or guardian, they were placed in the custody of the United States Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR). ORR subsequently released plaintiffs to...

Skidmore v. Led Zeppelin  
Date: September 28, 2018
Docket Numbers: 16-56057, 16-56287

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit vacated the district court's judgment for Led Zeppelin in a copyright infringement suit alleging that Led Zeppelin copied "Stairway to Heaven" from the song "Taurus," written by Spirit band member Randy...

NICOLAS TORRENT V. YAKULT U.S.A., INC.
Date: September 28, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56338
CANDIDO GONZALEZ DOMINGUEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 15-72814
BRETT ROBERTS V. DAYMON WORLDWIDE, INC.
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16474
STEVE LIGUORI V. BERT HANSEN
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16601
RRW LEGACY MGT. GRP. V. CAMPBELL WALKER
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 16-35648
USA V. ZHAOPENG CHEN
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10090
USA V. KENNETH KNOCKUM
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10148
USA V. OSCAR LOPEZ-MAGALLON
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10158
USA V. CHRISTOPHER KEGLER
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10177
American Freedom Defense Initiative v. King County  
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35897

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit under 42 U.S.C. 1983, alleging that King County unconstitutionally refused to display plaintiffs' submitted ads concerning global terrorism on the exterior of its public buses. The Ninth Circuit hel...

SEALED CASE - see internal note for case title
Date: September 27, 2018
Docket Number: 18-10050
USA V. JOSEPH CAMARGO
Date: September 26, 2018
Docket Number: 15-10588
USSEC v. Schooler  
Date: September 26, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55167

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's holding that the general partnership interests at issue qualified as securities under federal law and that defendant violated federal securities law by selling unregistered...

JOHN COBB V. RAMIRO RODRIGUEZ
Date: September 26, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56300
American Airlines, Inc. v. Mawhinney  
Date: September 26, 2018
Docket Numbers: 16-56638, 16-56643

Justia Opinion Summary: In these related appeals brought under the Wendell H. Ford Aviation Investment and Reform Act for the 21st Century (AIR21), at issue was whether the district court properly compelled arbitration of plaintiff's claims for...

USA V. GUILLERMO ORTEGA
Date: September 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10295
MATHEW ENTERPRISE, INC. V. CHRYSLER GROUP, LLC
Date: September 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16010
ANUL RAM V. COUNTY OF SACRAMENTO
Date: September 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16285
W. H. V. OLYMPIA SCHOOL DISTRICT
Date: September 26, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35691
O'Connor v. Uber  
Date: September 25, 2018
Docket Numbers: 14-16078, 15-17420, 15-17532, 15-17422, 15-17534, 15-17475, 15-17533, 16-15000, 16-15001, 16-15035, 16-15595

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, current and former Uber drivers, filed putative class actions alleging that Uber violated various federal and state statutes by, among other things, misclassifying drivers as independent contractors rather th...

DOUGLAS TROESTER V. STARBUCKS CORP.
Date: September 25, 2018
Docket Number: 14-55530
CHRISTOPHER DIEP V. MATTHEW CATE
Date: September 25, 2018
Docket Number: 15-56615
USA V. KEVIN BAIRES-REYES
Date: September 25, 2018
Docket Number: 16-10545
MATHEW ENTERPRISE V. FCA US
Date: September 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15060
Fidelitad, Inc. v. Insitu, Inc.  
Date: September 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35162

Justia Opinion Summary: Insitu designs and manufactures unmanned aerial systems (drones) and Fidelitad is a value-added reseller of Insitu's drones. Fidelitad filed suit in Washington state against Insitu, alleging that Insitu improperly delaye...

P6 LA MF HOLDINGS SPE, LLC V. NEIL SHEKHTER
Date: September 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55924
Myers v. Sessions  
Date: September 25, 2018
Docket Number: 17-71416

Justia Opinion Summary: Although not all convictions under the Travel Act represent violations related to controlled substances, meaning that the statute is not a categorical match to the removal statute, the Travel Act is divisible in that res...

CARLOS HENRIQUEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: September 24, 2018
Docket Number: 15-71514
JOSE RAMOS-MENDOZA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 24, 2018
Docket Number: 15-73840
SEC V. WILLIE GAULT
Date: September 24, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55780
Rubin v. United States  
Date: September 24, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56633

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appealed the district court's judgment in favor of the Government in his tax refund action. Plaintiff argued that the net income for the subchapter S corporation, of which he was the sole shareholder, was subst...

PHILIP KOEBEL V. STEVAN CHANDLER
Date: September 24, 2018
Docket Number: 16-60086
ROBERT DORROH V. DEERBROOK INS. CO.
Date: September 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15068
UNITE HERE INTERNATIONAL UNION V. SHINGLE SPRINGS BAND OF MIWOK
Date: September 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16599
USA V. JOHN VISCONTI
Date: September 24, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50091
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
Fikre v. FBI  
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-36072

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit reversed the district court's dismissal of plaintiff's action alleging that the FBI violated his substantive and procedural due process rights by placing and maintaining him on the No Fly List. While pl...

LEONARD CARTER V. NANCY BERRYHILL
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-36083
Allied Concrete and Supply Co. v. Baker  
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56546

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit challenging a California statute, Cal. Lab. Code 1720.9, that amended the prevailing wage laws to ensure that delivery drivers of ready-mix concrete are paid a minimum wage. The district court denie...

ROGER ADRIANO-LOZANO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73631
OMAR RODRIGUEZ ALFARO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73735
ARTURO LEON-VAZQUEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-74037
SAMANTHA FINCH V. MOUNTAIN PARK HEALTH CENTER
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15207
KENNETH BERBERICH V. JOANNA KISHNER
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16476
RONALD EVERETT V. M. BLACK
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16619
BRANDON WOLCOTT V. BOARD OF RABBIS OF NO & SO CA
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16791
NAM NGUYEN V. NATHANIAL ELAM
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17045
KENNETH PACKNETT V. FERNAND ALVAREZ
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-17198
BRENT MANNY V. LEROY KIRKEGARD
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35750
ROBERT GRIFFIN V. ROBERT HERZOG
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-35937
USA V. SANG WONG, JR.
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-50175
AMCO INS. CO. V. JENNIFER MORFE
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-55383
RAYMOND MONTES V. DESERT COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56146
LARRY CLEVELAND V. CORINA CHIN
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56448
ANDRES MATEO-MATEO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70873
WASIN KIATTHANAWANICH V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70924
OMAR VILLA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-72859
RYANT PRATT V. B. HENDRICKS
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15148
ESSIE MCDANIEL V. DAVID J. SHULKIN
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15256
JAMES ROBINSON V. DUNGARVIN NEVADA, LLC
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15312
JOHNNY ANDOE V. KEVIN KEMPH
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 18-35527
USA V. ARREZ MELITON-SALTO
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 18-50038
VINCENT WHITE V. ROBERT LIGHTFOOT
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 18-55071
RAJWINDER SINGH V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 20, 2018
Docket Number: 18-70064
MICHAEL CUERO V. SCOTT KERNAN
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 12-55911
JOSE ANTONIO-MORA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 14-71751
Sanchez v. Sessions  
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 14-71768

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit granted a petition for review of the BIA's decision affirming the IJ's denial of petitioner's motion to suppress evidence. In this case, petitioner was on a fishing trip with friends when his boat lost...

NELSON GARCIA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 15-71132
SANDRA MORAES V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 15-71828
NELVIN LOPEZ-CARRILO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 15-73883
ROBERTO SEGURA V. CRST VAN EXPEDITED, INC.
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-56708
JUAN RIVAS-AGUILAR V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-70526
JOSE SOTO VALENCIA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72416
OSCAR LOPEZ-MELARA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72565
ERNESTO OLIVARES V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72581
GREGORIO CASILLAS ESCOBAR V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72937
LUIS LOPEZ GOMEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73181
JESUS REYES MAYEN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73231
NIMA GURUNG V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73497
HUGO OLIVAS-ESCALANTE V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73736
C.J.L.G., A JUVENILE MALE V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73801
TIMOTHY CRAYTON V. RANDY GROUNDS
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15637
MATT JACOBSEN V. CLEAR RECON CORPORATION
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15843
IVAN KILGORE V. ALICE OKOROIKE
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-15929
RONALD JONES V. MICHAEL KEITZ
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-16788
MELCHOR LIMPIN V. FIGUEROA
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56378
DRAKE WARD V. CITY OF BARSTOW
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-56670
AVTAR SINGH V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70246
OMAR RODRIGUEZ-BAHENA V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 17-70327
BRIAN AUCHENBACH V. COUNTY OF MADERA
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15306
L. HAGGERTY V. KEOLIS TRANSIT NORTH AMERICA
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15470
ZURI YOUNG V. M. VOONG
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15526
WILLIENE DAVIS V. STATE OF CALIFORNIA
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 18-15804
DEE TOWLES V. JAMES DZURENDA
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 18-16218
BO LIU V. CIA
Date: September 19, 2018
Docket Number: 18-55813
SANDRA CRUZ DE GALINDO V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 13-73264
JOSE DURAN ORTIZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 14-73422
Marsh v. J. Alexander's LLC  
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 15-15791

Justia Opinion Summary: The en banc court reversed the district courts' dismissals of actions concerning tip credits toward servers' and bartenders' wages under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Plaintiffs alleged that their employers abused...

MARIO ROJAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 15-72359
LONNIE PATTERSON V. CITY OF YUBA CITY
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16001
FRANK KONARSKI V. CITY OF TUCSON
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-16789
Freestream Aircraft (Bermuda) Ltd. v. Aero Law Group  
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-17347

Justia Opinion Summary: A defendant who travels to Nevada and commits an intentional tort there can be sued in that state, absent circumstances that would make such a suit unreasonable. The Ninth Circuit reversed the district court's dismissal...

United States v. Estrada  
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-50439

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's denial of defendants' motion to suppress incriminating statements intercepted by government wiretaps. The panel held that the affidavits submitted by the FBI in support of...

RAYMOND NEWBERRY V. COUNTY OF SAN BERNARDINO
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-55466
ELIAZAR ONOFRE-ROJAS V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-71122
ELMER RAMIREZ-GUZMAN V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-72431
PEDRO CALZADILLA-TOBAR V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73333
GARY HARVEY V. CIR
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73643
VELIA BARRERA MARTINEZ V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS, III
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 16-73998
USA V. CHRISTOPHER WILLIAMS
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10474
USA V. BASILIO PARRA-GUZMAN
Date: September 18, 2018
Docket Number: 17-10507