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Luis Felipe Fierro v. The State of Texas Texas First District Court of Appeals

This Court’s October 26, 2017 Memorandum Order of Abatement had granted
the parties’ joint motion to abate this appeal and remanded to allow appellant, Luis
Felipe Fierro, to file a counseled out-of-time motion for new trial. On November
20, 2017, appellant filed a motion for new trial, which was granted on January 8,

2018. On January 18, 2018, appellant filed a ... More...
   $0 (03-23-2018 - TX)

Allen Bernard Gims v. The State of Texas Texas First District Court of Appeals

Robert Jones lived in the front office space of an abandoned warehouse. One
night before midnight, Shirley Faye Thompson, a former girlfriend, snuck into the
warehouse through a hole in the garage door. She fell asleep, then later was
awakened by a knock on the office door. Although Thompson could not see Jones
answer the door from her vantage point, she heard him ask who it wa... More...
   $0 (03-23-2018 - TX)

Friends of Moon Creek, et al v. Diamond Lake Improvement Ass'n, et al. Washington Court of Appeals, Division III - Spoken, Washington

After ruling on summary judgment that Sharon Sorby did not
enjoy qualified immunity from the plaintiffs’ claims under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, the trial
court certified its order under RAP 2.3(b)(4) as one “involv[ing] a controlling question of
law as to which there is substantial ground for a difference of opinion.” We granted
discretionary review. We conclude that Ms. Sorby enjoys quali... More...
   $0 (02-19-2018 - WA)

Solas Industrial Innovation, LLc v. The Superior Court of Orange County, The People, Real Party in Interest

The Orange County District Attorney brought an action for civil penalties
under this state’s unfair competition law (UCL; Bus. & Prof. Code, § 17200) and
fair advertising law (FAL; id., § 17500) against an employer. The action alleged
the employer violated workplace safety standards established by the state
occupational safety and health law (Cal/OSHA; Lab. Code, § 6300 et seq.) an... More...
   $0 (02-11-2018 - CA)

Karl Allred v. Eli D. Bebout, et al. Laramie County Courthouse - Cheyenne, Wyoming

[¶1] Two Wyoming citizens sought to challenge legislation that authorized two
construction projects while maintaining a degree of legislative control which the citizens
contend violate the Wyoming Constitution. They also alleged a pattern of letting state
contracts without competitive bidding or required safeguards, contrary to the Wyoming
Constitution and laws. They sought to amen... More...
   $0 (01-30-2018 - WY)

Tony R. Jimenez and Cynthia L. Jimenez v. David McGeary Tarrant County Courthouse - Fort Worth, Texas

In four issues, Tony and Cynthia Jimenez appeal from the trial court’s
judgment awarding possession of real property to Appellee David McGeary. We
In August 2010, Metlife Home Loans foreclosed on the Jimenezes’ home
and then sold the property to Federal National Mortgage Association. Jimenez v.
Fed. Nat’l Mortg. Ass’n, No. 02-15-00229-CV, 2016 WL 36... More...
   $0 (01-25-2018 - TX)

International Fidelity Insurance Co., Agent Glenn Strickland d/b/a A-1 Bonding Company v. The State of Texas Court of Appeals For The First District of Texas

Israel Fernando Rivera, the criminal defendant in the underlying cases, was
charged by indictment with the felony offense of indecency with a child in three
separate causes. Appellant executed a bail bond in the amount of $30,000 in each
case, as the surety on the bonds for Rivera, the principal on the bonds, to secure
Rivera’s release from custody pending resolution of the ch... More...
   $0 (01-25-2018 - TX)

Thoams Lippman v. City of Oakland

Lippman owns rental property in the City. In 2009 and 2010, the City’s Building
Services Department (Building Services) cited Lippman for blight and substandard living
conditions on the property. He disputed the citations and eventually sought
administrative review.
In April and June 2012, a hearing officer appointed by Building Services heard
Lippman’s appeals. The hearing off... More...
   $0 (01-22-2018 - CA)

State of Nebraska v. Teon D. Hill Man convicted of killing 34-year-old Omahan

A December 10, 2013, surveillance video shows Dunn making a purchase at a liquor store at 30th and Pinkney Streets in Omaha at approximately 9:54 p.m. The purchase was placed in a white plastic bag. Surveillance video indicates
that Dunn then walked toward 28th Avenue. At approximately 10 p.m., a gunshot detection system notified the Omaha Police Department of six shots fired in the area. Offi... More...
   $0 (01-19-2018 - NE)

State of Oklahoma v. Craig allen Viefhaus Atoka County Courthouse - Atoka, Oklahoma

Atoka, OK - The State of Oklahoma charged Craig allen Viefhaus with:


Date Code Description Count Party Amount


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$ 103.00
(Entry wi... More...
   $0 (01-17-2018 - OK)

City of Modesto v. The Dow Chemical Company

In late 1998, the City of Modesto (the City), the City of Modesto Sewer District
No. 1 (the Sewer District) and the Modesto Redevelopment Agency (the RDA) sued
various retail dry cleaning businesses (dry cleaners) operating in Modesto together with
the manufacturers of dry cleaning equipment used at those dry cleaners, and the
manufacturers and distributors of dry cleaning solvent.... More...
   $0 (01-08-2018 - CA)

Paddock Collins v. The State of Texas TENTH COURT OF APPEALS, WACO, TEXAS

In one plea hearing and one sentencing hearing, Paddock Collins made an open
plea of guilty to the court and was convicted of two separate offenses: evading arrest or
detention with a vehicle and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. See TEX. PENAL CODE
ANN. §§ 38.04(b)(2)(A); 31.07 (West 2011). He was sentenced to 15 years and 10 years,
respectively, in prison. The sentence... More...
   $0 (12-28-2017 - TX)

Blake Anthony Monakino v. The State of Texas First Court of Appeals - Texas Courts

Appellant, Blake Anthony Monakino, pleaded guilty to the second-degree
felony offense of aggravated assault without an agreed punishment recommendation
from the State, and the trial court assessed his punishment at six years’ confinement.1
Appellant timely filed a pro se notice of appeal, but because the trial court did not
believe that appellant had the right to appeal, it di... More...
   $0 (12-26-2017 - TX)

Paula Boyd v. David Freeman

In the underlying action, appellant Paula Boyd
asserted claims against respondent David Freeman
predicated on allegations of wrongful foreclosure. The trial
court sustained Freeman’s demurrer to Boyd’s first amended
complaint without leave to amend, reasoning that the
doctrine of res judicata barred her claims, in view of a
judgment in favor of Freeman and against Boyd in a... More...
   $0 (12-21-2017 - )

Miguel E. Feraudy v. The State of Texas Texas First District Court of Appeals

Without agreed punishment recommendations from the State, appellant,
Miguel E. Feraudy, pleaded guilty, in trial court case number 1512123, to the felony

offense of burglary of a habitation1 and, in trial court case number 1512124, to the
felony offense of violation of a protective order.2 The trial court found appellant
guilty and assessed his punishment at co... More...
   $0 (12-20-2017 - TX)


Without an agreed recommendation as to punishment, appellant Hung Le
pleaded guilty to the offense of aggravated assault on a public servant. See TEX.
PENAL CODE §§ 22.01, 22.02. After a presentence investigation, the trial court
found appellant guilty and sentenced him to life in prison. Appellant’s original
appointed counsel on appeal filed a motion to withdraw along with a b... More...
   $0 (12-16-2017 - TX)

William Edward Simmons v. The State of Texas Texas Court of Appeals, First District

A jury found appellant, William Edward Simmons, guilty of misdemeanor
driving while intoxicated, second offense.1 After appellant pleaded true to the
allegation in an enhancement paragraph, the trial court assessed his punishment at
one year of confinement and a fine of $500.00, suspended the sentence of
confinement, and placed him on community supervision for 18 months. More...
   $0 (12-09-2017 - TX)


On November 4, 2015, a Lincoln police officer made contact with Ratumaimuri, who was sleeping in a parking garage, and cited him for trespassing. During the course of his contact with Ratumaimuri, the officer learned that Ratumaimuri was a sex offender. The officer discovered that Ratumaimuri had registered with the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Department pursuant to his requirements under SORA in M... More...   $0 (11-29-2017 - NE)

Jacob Owen Edwards v. The State of Texas

Appellant was arrested in 2012 for DWI, pleaded nolo contendere, was
found guilty, and was sentenced to 170 days in jail and assessed a fine of $500;
the trial court suspended the sentence and placed Appellant on community
supervision for sixteen months beginning in January 2014. In May 2014, while
Appellant was still on community supervision, he was arrested and charged with ... More...
   $0 (11-25-2017 - TX)

The Traveler's Property Casualty Company of America v. Actavis, Inc.

The United States faces an epidemic of addiction, overdosing, death, and
other problems brought on by the increasing use and abuse of opioid painkillers. This
epidemic has placed a financial strain on state and local governments dealing with the
epidemic’s health and safety consequences. To seek redress for the opioid epidemic, the
County of Santa Clara and the County of Orange bro... More...
   $0 (11-07-2017 - CA)

Wiseman Park, LLC v. Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits, LLC

Wiseman Park, LLC (appellant) appeals from the judgment entered
following the trial court sustaining the demurrer of Southern Glazer’s Wine
and Spirits, LLC (respondent)1 to appellant’s complaint without leave to
amend. Appellant, the holder of a license to sell alcoholic beverages in its
restaurant, purchased alcoholic beverages from respondent, a licensed
wholesale distributo... More...
   $0 (10-15-2017 - CA)

Charles D. Wallace v. Hattie Leslie Wallace

Charles D. Wallace and Hattie Leslie Wallace1 were divorced on January 8, 2006. The agreed divorce decree awarded both Charles and Hattie fifty percent ownership, as tenants in common, of a house and lot located at 706 Carpenter Drive, Garland, Texas (the Property), and provided a procedure for the sale of the Property. After Charles’s death on April 8, 2016, Hattie filed this suit to enforce the ... More...   $0 (10-09-2017 - TX)

Miguel Rojas and Lourdes Rojas v. CitiMortgage, Inc.

The trial court granted summary judgment in favor of appellee Citimortgage, Inc. (Citi) and ordered judicial foreclosure of a house owned by appellants Miguel Rojas and Lourdes Rojas. By one issue, which we construe as two, the Rojases argue that
summary judgment was erroneously granted because Citi’s foreclosure claim was barred by the statute of limitations and because the ruling confl... More...
   $0 (09-24-2017 - TX)

Ron Lewis v. William F. Rucker, et al. Tarrant County Courthouse - Fort Worth, Texas

On March 27, 2013, pro se Appellant Ron Lewis filed his original petition,
alleging various causes of action against Appellees William F. Rucker, Laura K.
Rucker, Rucker Management LLC, WFR Partners LP, Texas Environmental
Technologies, LLC, Rucker Properties, LLC, R&R Family Management, LLC,
R&R Family LP, QSR&B Management, LLC, QSR&B Properties LP, and
Herbert S. Beasley. Alt... More...
   $0 (09-23-2017 - TX)

United States of America v. David H. Brooks Federal Courthouse - Albany, New York

13 On September 14, 2010, David H. Brooks was convicted in the United
14 States District Court for the Eastern District of New York (Seybert, J.) after a jury
15 trial on multiple counts of offenses relating to securities fraud, mail and wire
16 fraud, and obstruction of justice. He was also convicted of related tax offenses
17 based on his guilty pleas, which occurred after the ju... More...
   $0 (09-22-2017 - NY)

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