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United States of America v. Karen D'Onofrio v. Vacation Publications, Inc. d/b/a Vacations To Go Southern District of Texas Courthouse - Houston, Texas

In this employment dispute, Karen D’Onofrio sued her former employer,
Vacations to Go (“VTG” or “Vacation”), a division of Vacation Publications, Inc.,
the largest seller of ocean-going cruises in the world, for interfering with her
rights under the Family Medical Leave Act. Vacation counter sued, alleging
that Karen and her husband, Michael D’Onofrio, breached Karen’s covenant
... More...
   $0 (04-24-2018 - TX)

Machelle Wynne v. Menard, Inc ., and Praetorian Insurance Company

Wynne was employed by Menard and worked at a Menard
store in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. She was injured on the job on
two different occasions—a knee injury suffered on September
25, 2013, and a shoulder injury suffered on July 8, 2014.
On August 7, 2015, the Workers’ Compensation Court found
that Wynne had been injured in the scope and course of
her employment, that she had not... More...
   $0 (04-23-2018 - NE)

Joyce Ledderer v. Gursey Schneider

Plaintiff Joyce Lederer employed accounting firm Gursey
Schneider LLP and its employee Spencer Inada (collectively,
Gursey) to manage her finances. As part of their agreement,
Gursey purchased insurance for Joyce1 and her family members.
Joyce requested that Gursey purchase uninsured/underinsured
insurance with a policy limit of $5 million. Gursey actually
purchased a polic... More...
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Chad Barry Barnes v. Sea Hawaii Rafting, LLC Federal Courthouse - Honolulu, Hawaii

Chad Barnes is a seaman who was injured when the boat on which he was working, the M/V Tehani, exploded. During his recovery, Barnes received some monetary assistance from either Sea Hawaii Rafting, LLC (“SHR”), which owned the Tehani, or Kris Henry, SHR’s owner and manager, but those payments soon stopped. Seeking the
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ancient maritime remedy of maintenance a... More...
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Mia R. Johnson v. Nancy A. Berryhill, Acting Commissioner of Social Security Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Will Make Your Phone Ring $0 to $1000+ Per Month - No Contract 888-354-4529

Richmond, VA - Mia R. Johnson sued Nancy A. Berryhill, Acting Commissioner of Social Security seeking review of the decision of the Department of Health and Human Services denying her application for social security disability.... More...   $0 (04-17-2018 - VA)

STATE OF KANSAS v. HERSHEL A. KEMP

A jury sitting in Lyon County District Court convicted Defendant Hershel A. Kemp of committing multiple sex crimes, including several off-grid felonies, against K.R., his wife's minor daughter. Kemp has appealed, claiming numerous errors in the eight-day trial. Although Kemp received something short of a perfect trial, we find he received a fair trial, and the law requires no more than that. See... More...   $0 (04-17-2018 - KS)

Alejandro Moreno v. Nancy Berryhill Northern District of Illinois Courthouse - Chicago, Illinois

Alejandro Moreno appeals the order of the
district court upholding the Social Security Administration’s
denial of his applications for Supplemental Security Income
and Disability Insurance Benefits. Mr. Moreno contends that,
among other shortcomings in the Administrative Law Judge’s
2 No. 17‐1954
(“ALJ”) determination, he improperly relied on an outdated
mental... More...
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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. JOSEPH RUTIGLIANO, PETER J. AJEMIAN,  MARIE BARAN, PETER J. LESNIEWSKI

The fraud scheme for which defendants stand convicted sought  to take advantage of a disability pension plan made available to LIRR 
16-3754-cr (L) United States v. Rutigliano  
employees  by  the  RRB.  The  LIRR’s  own  pension  plan  allowed  employees with 20 or more years of service to retire as early as age 50  and to receive payments equal to half their pre‐retirement income. ... More...
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United States of America v. Hardin County Emergency Medical Services Western District of Kentucky Federal Courthouse - Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville, KY - Hardin County EMS Enters Settlement With United States To Resolve An American With Disabilities Complaint

United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman announced the settlement agreement with Hardin County Emergency Medical Services (HCEMS), on March 28, 2018, to resolve a complaint, under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), regarding the provision of emergency medica... More...
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STATE OF KANSAS v. PATRICK A. MEEKS

Patrick Meeks pleaded guilty to one count of felony theft over $1,000 but less than $24,999 for the theft of a vehicle belonging to Monica and Christopher Taylor. Meeks borrowed the vehicle with permission but never returned it. He asserted that the vehicle was stolen from him and never recovered.

At the time the vehicle was stolen, its fair market value was $13,856.21, but there was a... More...
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City and County of San Francisco v. Chuck M. Post

In 1998 the San Francisco Board of Supervisors outlawed discrimination against
tenants who pay a portion of their rent with a Section 8, or similar, housing voucher.
They did this by amending San Francisco’s existing housing discrimination ordinance to
outlaw discrimination based on a person’s “source of income,” a term they defined
broadly to include government rent subsidies. (S.... More...
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Jamie Washington v. Commissioner of Social Security Administration Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

Oklahoma City, OK - Jamie Washington sued Commissioner of Social Security Administration seeking review of an HHS decision.

Date Filed # Docket Text
01/08/2018 1 COMPLAINT (Social Security) against Commissioner of Social Security Administration filed by Jamie Washington. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(ac) (Entered: 01/08/2018)
01/08/2018 2 MOTION for Leave to Proceed in f... More...
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STATE OF OHIO v. ANDREW JACKSON, III

Based on a drug trafficking investigation focusing on Mr. Jackson and 1016
Beardsley Street in Akron, police officers obtained a search warrant for the residence at 1016
Beardsley Street. On the day the search warrant was to be executed, police watched the
residence and waited until they saw Mr. Jackson and his sister leave the residence together in a
rental car. Police condu... More...
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STATE OF OHIO v. ERIC D. HENDON

On December 31, 2013, an incident occurred involving a robbery at a house
located at 329 Seventh Street in Barberton, Ohio. During the robbery, three of the occupants of
the house, J.K., D.C.K., and A.K., were fatally wounded. A fourth occupant of the house, R.B.,
was shot and stabbed but survived her injuries. Following the incident, R.B. placed a 911 call at
6:48 p.m. More...
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STATE OF KANSAS v. JOHNNIE LEE WASHINGTON

Johnnie Lee Washington appeals the district court's denial of his motion to withdraw his presentencing guilty pleas. After taking evidence on the matter, the court denied his motion. The court made a thorough review of the evidence and weighed the differences between Washington's statements with those of his former defense counsel. The court gave good reasons for believing the lawyer's evidence an... More...   $0 (04-07-2018 - KS)

STATE OF KANSAS v. DAVID MCCAUGHTRY

David McCaughtry appeals the trial court's judgment denying his motion to depart from his Jessica's Law sentence to a grid sentence. On appeal, he contends that the prosecutor committed reversible error when the prosecutor argued against his motion with facts not in evidence. Although we agree that the prosecutor committed error when she failed to limit her comments to the evidence or record and t... More...   $0 (04-07-2018 - KS)

STATE OF OHIO vs. CALVIN L. ALEXANDER

At a single hearing held in March 2015, Alexander entered into a plea
agreement with the state in Cuyahoga C.P. Nos. CR-13-579939-A and CR-13-580048-A.
In Case No. CR-13-579939-A, Alexander pleaded guilty to one count of having weapons
while under disability in violation of R.C. 2923.13(A)(2), with a forfeiture specification;
and one count of drug trafficking in violation of ... More...
   $0 (04-07-2018 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. MICHAEL J. BROOKS

Brooks previously appealed his convictions and sentence to this court in State
v. Brooks, 2016-Ohio-489, 56 N.E.3d 357 (8th Dist.) (“Brooks I”).
In May 2014, Brooks, along with co-defendant Sylvester Cotton, was indicted in a multi-count indictment. Counts 1 and 2 charged attempted murder; Counts 3 and 4 charged felonious assault; Counts 5 and 6 charged kidnapping; Counts 7 and 8 charged... More...
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STATE OF OHIO vs. QUISI BRYAN

Appellant Quisi Bryan appeals the trial court’s denial of his motion for
leave to file a motion for a new mitigation trial. Upon review, we affirm the trial court’s
decision because the motion for leave was untimely.
{¶2} After a jury trial, Bryan was found guilty of two counts of aggravated murder
for the killing of a police officer, two counts of attempted murder of another... More...
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STATE OF OHIO vs. SHAWN A. LADSON

In December 2015, a Cuyahoga County Grand Jury indicted Ladson and his
two codefendants, Michael Townsend, Jr. and Roscoe Simmons III, for two counts of
aggravated murder, in violation of R.C. 2903.01(A) and (B); one count of murder, in
violation of R.C. 2903.02(B); two counts of aggravated burglary, in violation of R.C.
2911.11(A)(1) and (2); three counts of aggravated robber... More...
   $0 (04-06-2018 - OH)

Joshua T. Trammell v. State of Indiana COURT OF APPEALS OF INDIANA

On April 29, 2013, Trammell stole “fifty to seventy-five dollars” worth of scrap
metal. (Tr. Vol. II at 47.) On February 11, 2016, the State charged him with
Class D felony theft. On February 13, 2017, Trammell pled guilty without
benefit of a plea agreement. However, the trial court noted “the State has
agreed not to file the Habitual Offender count” in return for Trammell... More...
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Elliot Yard v. Scott J. Israel

Appellant sued the Broward County Sheriff for disability and age discrimination after he was demoted from his position as a child protective investigator with the Sheriff’s office. The trial court granted summary judgment in favor of the sheriff on both claims. We affirm the judgment in its entirety.
As to the disability discrimination claim, the trial court correctly disposed of this based up... More...
   $0 (04-04-2018 - OK)

STATE OF OHIO VS. EDSON D. HALK

On January 29, 2009, Appellant was indicted on three counts of rape in violation of R.C. 2907.02(A)(1)(b), which prohibits sexual conduct with a child under the age of thirteen. Each count was charged as felony/life and specified he purposely compelled the victim to submit by force or threat of force. Count one was based on 2006 conduct; count two was based on 2007 conduct; and count three was b... More...   $0 (04-04-2018 - OH)

Aaron Lucas v. The State of Texas

On or about December 19, 2009, Aaron Lucas abducted seven-year-old Melinda1 from the
playground next to an apartment building in Texarkana where she was visiting relatives. Lucas
transported Melinda to a warehouse and sexually assaulted her. Melinda testified that she was
frightened, screaming, and banging on the car windows and that she could not open or unlock the
car door.... More...
   $0 (04-02-2018 - TX)

Mr. P. and Mrs. P v. West Hartford Board of Education, et al. District of Connecticut Federal Courthouse - New Haven, Connecticut

The plaintiffs‐appellants, Mr. and Mrs. P. (the “parents”), commenced this
action in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut
(Bryant, J.) on behalf of themselves and their son, M.P., against the
defendants‐appellees, the West Hartford Board of Education (the “District” or
the “Board”) and two District officials in their official capacities,2 all... More...
   $0 (04-02-2018 - CT)

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