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Curtis Boggs v. State of Indiana COURT OF APPEALS OF INDIANA

Between July 2014 and June 2015, during most of which Boggs was fifty years
old, he sexually abused a group of seven teenage girls—a niece who was living
with him, and six of her friends. Boggs gave the girls alcohol, cigarettes, and
marijuana in exchange for “payments” in the form of sexual favors, often
“paid” while the girls were gathered together in each other’s presence. ... More...
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A.D. v. State of Indiana

Around 8:30 p.m. on September 7, 2017, A.D. and seven or eight other
juveniles entered Rickers BP gas station on Georgetown Road in Indianapolis,
Indiana. Tr. Vol. II at 8, 15, 18. The store clerk observed that three of the
juveniles wore backpacks, and the rest wore hoodies. Id. at 18, 21. Two of the
juveniles proceeded to the counter while the others went to the candy ais... More...
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Alberto Barrios v. State of Indiana COURT OF APPEALS OF INDIANA

On September 20, 2016, Barrios poured gasoline on himself and threatened to set
himself on fire if his wife, A.B., left him. Barrios’s three children were in the
residence when he made the threat. Tr. Vol. II at 12; Appellant’s App. Vol. 2 at 15-16.
The State charged Barrios with neglect of a dependent, a Level 6 felony, and
intimidation, a Level 5 felony. Id. at 2. More...
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Mark A. Petry v. State of Indiana COURT OF APPEALS OF INDIANA

The facts supporting Petry’s convictions, as set forth more fully by this court on
direct appeal, are that Petry sexually molested his teenage daughter more than
twenty times over the course of two years. Petry v. State, No. 63A01-1306-CR
279, 2014 WL 729901, slip. op. at *1 (Ind. Ct. App. Feb. 25, 2014), trans. denied.
Among other things, he touched his penis to her vagina, us... More...
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Derek Snapp v. State of Indiana

Snapp and his wife, J.S., were homeless and lived in their car. On April 15,
2017, while in their car, a drunken Snapp hit his wife. He then pulled out a
knife and threatened to slit her throat. She tried to leave the car, but Snapp
stopped her. J.S. filed a report with the Terre Haute Police claiming that Snapp
hit her on a daily basis. On April 21, 2017, Snapp struck J.... More...
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Marcus T. Threatt, Jr. v. State of Indiana

In December 2015, Threatt arranged that he and Keontez Malone would purchase marijuana from Threatt’s friend Charlie Fischbach. Threatt and Malone planned to take the marijuana without paying for it. When the three men met for the transaction, Fischbach resisted and Malone shot him. Fischbach died. [3] Threatt was charged with murder2 and dealing in marijuana, a Level 6 felony.3 In an op... More...   $0 (06-18-2018 - IN)

Marcus T. Threatt, Jr. v. State of Indiana

In December 2015, Threatt arranged that he and Keontez Malone would
purchase marijuana from Threatt’s friend Charlie Fischbach. Threatt and
Malone planned to take the marijuana without paying for it. When the three
men met for the transaction, Fischbach resisted and Malone shot him.
Fischbach died.
[3] Threatt was charged with murder2 and dealing in marijuana, a Level 6... More...
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Shawn M. Saylor v. State of Indiana COURT OF APPEALS OF INDIANA

In June 2016, Brian Stem, a confidential informant, told Detective Steve
Coleman with the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department that he could
purchase methamphetamine from Saylor. Accordingly, on June 15, Detective
Coleman initiated a controlled buy between Stem and Saylor.
[4] On that date, while in the presence of Detective Coleman, Stem placed a phone
call to Saylor’s... More...
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State of Wisconsin v. Anthony R. Pico

A jury convicted Anthony R. Pico of
sexually assaulting a young girl.1 Mr. Pico believes there is a
reasonable probability that, absent his trial counsel's alleged
constitutional ineffectiveness, this conviction would not have
occurred. The circuit court agreed, and so set aside his
1 The Honorable William J. Domi... More...
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State of Missouri vs. Joseph Fountain Perry,

While on patrol, a police officer drove past Perry's house. She observed Perry backing his truck out of his driveway and began to follow him. While following him, the officer radioed dispatch to verify Perry's driving status. Based on a previous conversation with another officer, she believed Perry was driving with a suspended
driver's license.2 Dispatch was unable to give her a definitiv... More...
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STATE OF MISSOURI v. BRYAN M. PIERCE

Police officers were dispatched to Pierce's home after he called a suicide hotline
and said he was hearing voices, including his cat's, telling him to stab himself. When
officers arrived, Pierce told them the same. One officer asked Pierce if he wanted them
to check the residence to make sure nobody was inside to give Pierce "a little peace of
mind." Pierce agreed. Once ins... More...
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DANA MARIE DANIELS v. STATE OF ARKANSAS

In a challenge to the sufficiency of the evidence, we review the evidence in the light
most favorable to the State and consider only the evidence that supports the conviction.
Cluck v. State, 365 Ark. 166, 226 S.W.3d 780 (2006). Evidence is sufficient if it is of such
character and force that it, with reasonable certainty, compels a conclusion one way or the


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CURTIS ROBERTS V. STATE OF ARKANSAS

On November 30, 2015, Roberts was charged in connection with the shooting
death of Roberts’s brother, Michael Roberts. Roberts filed a motion in limine seeking to
prevent the admission into evidence pictures of the victim found on the victim’s cell
phone, among other items. At the jury trial, the motion in limine was denied, and
Detective Donald Eversole testified regarding the... More...
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United States of America v. Gary Risner and Larry Shepherd 800-932-8242

Defendants-Appellants Gary Risner and Larry Shepherd appeal their convictions for conspiring to bribe voters during the 2014 election in Magoffin County, Kentucky. Risner additionally appeals several of his substantive voter-bribery convictions. We AFFIRM.
I. Background
In 2014, Charles “Doc” Hardin, Defendant Gary Risner (Risner), and Renee Shepherd (Defendant Larry Shepherd’s wife) were ... More...
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PATRICK LEE MCELROY v. STATE OF ARKANSAS

We set forth the relevant procedural history because it is important to our
disposition in this case. Both counts for which appellant pleaded guilty are Class B felonies
and carry an authorized sentence of not less than five years nor more than twenty years in
prison. Ark. Code Ann. § 5-4-401 (Repl. 2013). At the conclusion of the sentencing trial
on February 14, 2017, the jury... More...
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NATHAN C. LONGEWAY V. STATE OF ARKANSAS ARKANSAS COURT OF APPEALS

A Pennsylvania court entered a consent decree on November 17, 2015, regarding the
custody of Nathan’s two children with his former wife, Rebekah Longeway, which stated
that it was transferring the case to Pulaski County, Arkansas. Under the terms of the agreed
order, Nathan was to have the children from November 20, 2015, until November 25, 2015,
was to return the children to R... More...
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FREDERICK ALLAN WILLIAMS V. STATE OF ARKANSAS

In case number CR-10-3907, Williams pled guilty to possession of cocaine with
intent to deliver and possession of marijuana and was sentenced to five years’ probation. In
November 2012, the State petitioned to revoke Williams’s probation because he had failed
to make monthly visits to his probation officer and failed to pay fines and court costs.
Williams again pled guilty a... More...
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CAROLYN LAWSON v. SIMMONS SPORTING GOODS, INC.

We first briefly reiterate the facts of this case as discussed in Lawson I. This lawsuit
stems from a premises-liability suit. Lawson is a resident of Ashley County, Arkansas.
Simmons operates a retail sporting-goods store located in Bastrop, Louisiana. This is the
corporation’s only store, and it has never operated a store in Arkansas. It is a Louisiana
corporation with its pr... More...
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United States of America v. Derick Colin Wilkinson District of North Dakota Federal Courthouse - Bismarck, North Dakota

Derick Colin Wilkinson appeals his conviction after a jury found him guilty of
assault resulting in serious bodily injury and assault with a dangerous weapon. See
This opinion is being filed by Judge Gruender 1 and Judge Kelly pursuant to 8th
Cir. R. 47E.
18 U.S.C. §§ 113(a)(6) & 1153; id. §§ 113(a)(3) & 1153. Wilkinson argues that the
district court abused its discretion by re... More...
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Michele Cole v. Historic Mission Inn Corporation

The facts in this paragraph are taken from the allegations in Coyle’s complaint.
On May 8, 2013, Coyle ate lunch with a friend. They ate lunch on a patio at the
Mission Inn. During lunch, a spider bit Coyle’s back. As a result of the spider bite,
Coyle “was hospitalized with numbness and weakness in her extremities due to
demyelination in [her] thoracic spine.”
In the negligenc... More...
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STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CHRISTIAN HERNANDEZ

On January 27, 2014, the Jefferson Parish District Attorney filed a bill of
information charging defendant, Christian Hernandez, with armed robbery with a
firearm, in violation of La. R.S. 14:64 and La. R.S. 14:64.3 (count one) and
attempted second degree murder, in violation of La. R.S. 14:30.1 and La. R.S. 14:27
(count two). Defendant was arraigned on January 30, 2014, and p... More...
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United States of America v. Todd A. Dyer Eastern District of Wisconsin Federal Courthouse - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Todd Dyer, the defendant in this consoli-dated appeal, challenges the denials of his motions to with-draw his guilty pleas. Under a written agreement, Dyer pled guilty to wire fraud, 18 U.S.C. § 1343, and unlawful financial transactions, 18 U.S.C. § 1957, for his conduct in two separate fraud schemes. He now claims that the plea colloquy was in-sufficient, in part because the district court did no... More...   $0 (06-17-2018 - WI)

Kimberly Flanagan v. Office of the Chief Judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County Northern District of Illinois Courthouse - Chicago, Illinois

Kimberly Flanagan says that two coworkers
threatened her life because she previously had sued their
shared employer—the Cook County Adult Probation Department—
for discrimination and retaliation. She brought the
present action against the Department, asserting retaliation
under Title VII, 42 U.S.C. § 2000e-3(a), based on the hostile
2 No. 16-1927
work environment engend... More...
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JOHN L. SOILEAU, ET AL. VERSUS CHURCHILL DOWNS

The instant litigation was the subject of a previous appeal to this Court,
wherein we summarized the factual and procedural background as follows:
This lawsuit constitutes complicated and protracted litigation involving a dispute in the horse racing industry between … [quarterhorsemen] and Churchill Downs Louisiana Horseracing Company, LLC, owner of the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots f... More...
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Kenneth Martin v. The State of Texas

Appellant was convicted of driving while under the influence and placed on community supervision for four years. Subsequently, appellant’s community supervision was revoked and he was sentenced to four years’ confinement in the Institutional Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Appellant filed his notice of appeal on November 3, 2017. On May 8, 2018, this court ordered a hearing ... More...   $0 (06-16-2018 - TX)

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