Ivy Bailey v. Edward Callaghan -- No First Amendment / Equal protection (Rational Basis) claim against school district's unwillingness to withhold union dues. Dissent.
Les Kepley v. Gerald Lanz -- Since shareholders of closely held corporation had to sell at a loss, they had distinct harms as opposed to harms derived from harms to the corporation. Decision under Delaware law, as Kentucky courts would likely apply it.
Qiu Chen v. Eric Holder, Jr. -- Posner - immigration/forced sterilization.
Eighth: (From site)
121555P.pdf 05/09/2013 Thomas P. Cawley v. Frank Celeste U.S. Court of Appeals Case No: 12-1555 Appeal from the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the Eighth Circuit [PUBLISHED] [Colloton, Author, with Riley, Chief Judge, and Gruender, Circuit Judge] Civil case - Bankruptcy. All of the elements of North Dakota's res judicata standard were met in this case, and the state court judgment was entitled to preclusive effect under the full faith and credit statute - 28 U.S.C. Sec. 1738.
122334P.pdf 05/09/2013 Affordable Communities of MO v. Federal Nat'l. Mortgage Assoc. U.S. Court of Appeals Case No: 12-2334 U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri - St. Louis [PUBLISHED] [Murphy, Author, with Smith and Gruender, Circuit Judges] Civil case - Contracts. The district court did not err in finding plaintiff had failed to plead facts establishing that defendant EFA was Fannie Mae's agent in connection with a loan plaintiff obtained; viewing the contract language in the context of the entire written document and considering the likely intent of the parties, the court concludes the agreement was ambiguous as to whether the phrase "condemnation sale" included a sale in lieu of condemnation, and the district court erred in dismissing plaintiff's claim that Fannie Mae breached the contract; district court did not err in dismissing plaintiff's breach of implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing claim or its claim for unjust enrichment. Ninth: USA V. IRVIN SANDOVAL-ORELLANA -- California s-xual penetration statute is a crime of violence for immigration purposes.
RIGHTHAVEN LLC V. WAYNE HOEHN -- Copyright/ Standing - assignment of right to sue without assignment of the underlying rights does not give standing. MARTIK SARGSYAN V. ERIC H. HOLDER JR. -- Cryptic denial of fees. Federal: