Time is short, and many opinions rolled today, so -- (very) short form:
US v. Baird - Guns -- deft should have gotten an 'innocent possession' instruction.
US v. Morales-Cruz -- Sentencing - conditions on supervised release.
Gianfrancesco v. Wrentham, MA -- Equal Protection and Due Process claims by potentially over-regulated restaurant owner TKO'd.
Federal Housing Fin. Agency v. UBS Americas Inc. -- Statute of limitations/repose, Appointments challenge
United States v. Westchester County, New York -- Federal housing consent decree litigation
Mercer v. Gupta -- Securities - whether a 'beneficial owner'
Timothy Ross v. David Varano -- Habeas, equitable tolling
Grane Health Care v. NLRB
Southern Walk at Broadlands v. Openband at Broadlands, LLC
Lansdowne on the Potomac v. Openband at Lansdowne, LLC
First National Bank, et al v. Polk Mechanical Comp
Commonwealth of Kentucky v. Tracfone Wireless, Inc.
USA v. Derrick Hammond
USA v. Kurt Scheuneman
Anthony Maniscalco v. Jay Simon
USA v. Nicolas Gomez
Bankmanagers Corporation v. Federal Insurance Company
Eighth -- [text from court site]
121857P.pdf 04/05/2013 Southern Wine and Spirits, etc v. Mountain Valley Spring Company
U.S. Court of Appeals Case No: 12-1857
and No: 12-1915
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas - Hot Springs
[PUBLISHED] Gruender, Author, with Wollman and Shepherd, Circuit Judges]
Civil case - Contracts. For the court's prior opinion in the case, see
Southern Wine & Spirits of Nevada v. Mountain Valley Spring Co., 646
F.3d 526 (8th Cir. 2011). District court order denying Southern's motion
for attorneys' fees is affirmed, as the district court was within its
discretion in finding that neither party in the case qualified as the
prevailing party under Nevada law.
FIREBAUGH CANAL WATER DISTRICT V. USA -- Deference to Dept of Interior
CARLOS CASTRO V. CAL TERHUNE -- Prison anti-gang statutes not void for vagueness
11-3258 United States v. Patterson
DC Circuit --
11-7127Magloire Etoh v. Fannie Mae
12-1284Marc Barnes v. Commissioner, IRS
Federal Circuit --
INRE: STEVE MORSA [OPINION]
Go, stranger, and tell the Spartans that at least we got the titles posted.
Topics (DO NOT RELY ON THIS)
Sentencing (334) FRCP (298) Administrative Law (230) Crim (219) FRE (141) Immigration (141) Fourth Amendment (129) S1983 (128) Discrimination (117) Contract Interpretation (113) Habeas (113) Labor/Employment (91) Intellectual Property (89) Bankruptcy (86) Prisoner Litigation (80) Ineffective Assistance (67) Free Speech (62) Jury Instructions (60) AEDPA (59) Class Actions (53) Legal Ethics (52) Standing (51) Errata (49) Sufficient Evidence (49) ERISA (46) Tax (46) Torts - General (45) Securities (43) FRCrimP (41) Arbitration (39) Circuit Split (39) Conflict of laws (38) Statute of Limitations (35) Fees (34) Poz (32) Due Process claims (31) Conspiracy (30) Miranda (28) Announcements (27) Preemption (27) International Law (26) Sovereign Immunity (26) Religion (24) Communications /Computers (21) Jury Selection (19) ACCA (18) Environmental (18) Equal Protection (18) Guns (18) Short Form (18) Antitrust (15) General/Specific Jurisdiction (15) Speedy Trial (15) Commerce Clause (14) Brady (13) Souter (12) Double Jeopardy (11) SSA (11) Tribe Law (11) Cruel and Unusual Punishment (10) Mootness (10) Takings (10) White Collar (10) Election Law (9) Collateral Estoppel (7) ADA (5) Abstention (5) IDEA (5) Koz (5) Military (4) RICO (4) FCRA (3) Res Judicata (3) Board Law (2) Excessive Force (2) Obstruction (2) Patent (2) The Fifth (2) UCC (2) Abortion (1) Bail (1) Cert (1) DNA (1) FDCPA (1) Public Trial (1)
Compiled by D.E. Frydrychowski, who is, not incidentally, not giving you legal advice.
Category tags above are sporadically maintained Do not rely. Do not rely. Do not rely.
Author's SSRN page here.