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United States First Circuit - May 2018 Opinion Summaries


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Rodriguez-Tirado v. Speedy Bail Bonds

United States First Circuit
Civil Procedure, Contracts, Criminal Law & Procedure
Remanding a case involving a bail bonds company's acts in attempting to retrieve a New Jersey bail jumper from his home in Puerto Rico for briefing...
05/30/2018 16-2412P.01A

Blattmann v. Scaramellino

United States First Circuit
Civil Procedure, Evidence
Reversing a district court decision in a suit relating to a corporate merger in which a corporate official refused to answer questions about documents...
05/30/2018 17-1589P.01A

Morris v. Sessions

United States First Circuit
International Law, Immigration Law
Denying a petition for review of a decision of the Board of Immigration Appeals denying an application for deferral of removal under the UN Convention...
05/30/2018 17-1518P.01A

Bradley v. Sugarbaker

United States First Circuit
Health Law, Civil Procedure, Injury & Tort Law
Affirming a district court judgment in favor of a doctor, the second in his favor in the same suit relating to complications arising from a surgical...
05/23/2018 16-2405P.01A

Ortiz Rivera v. US

United States First Circuit
Civil Procedure, Injury & Tort Law
Vacating and remanding the district court's dismissal of the Federal Tort Claims Act suit for the wrongful death alleging that Immigration and Customs...
05/23/2018 16-2278P.01A

Santos Guaman v. Sessions

United States First Circuit
Immigration Law
Remanding the denial of an asylum application by a man who argued that the Immigration Judge and Board of Immigration Appeals erred in concluding that...
05/23/2018 16-2204P.01A

Sullivan v. Republic of Cuba

United States First Circuit
Civil Procedure, Government Law, International Law
Affirming the denial of a motion to enforce a judgment against the Republic of Cuba for the extrajudicial killing of a covert agent and the dismissal...
05/22/2018 17-2011P.01A

Irobe v. US Dept. of Agriculture

United States First Circuit
Government Benefits, Civil Procedure, Agriculture
Affirming the district court's imposition of the burden of proof on a grocer in a suit challenging the finding by the US Department of Agriculture...
05/21/2018 17-1943P.01A

Morales Melecio v. US

United States First Circuit
Injury & Tort Law, Health Law, Civil Procedure
Affirming a district court determination that a claim under the Federal Tort Claims Act was time barred in a suit where the discovery rule did not...
05/21/2018 16-2064P.01A

US v. Akanni

United States First Circuit
Evidence, Family Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Immigration Law
Affirming the conviction of a man for marriage fraud following a pair of brief marriages, the second of which was investigated by immigration officers...
05/18/2018 17-1732.01A
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