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United States Third Circuit - August 2016 Opinion Summaries


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Curry v. Yachera

United States Third Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Injury & Tort Law
In a suit alleging malicious prosecution, false arrest and false prosecution, the District Court's dismissal of the complaint under Fed. Rule 12b(6)...
08/31/2016 15-1692

Depolo v. Tredyffrin Township Bd. of Supervisors

United States Third Circuit
Property Law & Real Estate, Administrative Law, Communications Law
In a dispute between a federally licensed amateur or 'ham' radio enthusiast and a Township, arising out of plaintiff's attempt to have the township's...
08/30/2016 15-2495

New York Shipping Association v. Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor

United States Third Circuit
Labor & Employment Law, Administrative Law
In an appeal concerning the hiring practices and procedures utilized on the New York/New Jersey waterfront, the District Court's judgment in favor of...
08/30/2016 14-3956

Black v. County of Montgomery

United States Third Circuit
Civil Rights, Criminal Law & Procedure
In a suit brought under 42 U.S.C. section 1983 and state law alleging that various police and fire officials, as well as a county and township,...
08/30/2016 15-3399

Castro v. US Department of Homeland

United States Third Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Immigration Law
In an action brought by twenty-eight families who filed habeas petitions to prevent, or at least postpone, their expedited removal from the US, after...
08/29/2016 16-1339

Rosenberg v. DVI Receivables XVII LLC

United States Third Circuit
Bankruptcy Law, Civil Procedure, Injury & Tort Law
In an appeal presenting a question of federal preemption law, in which defendants filed involuntary bankruptcy petitions against plaintiff's husband...
08/29/2016 15-2622

US v. Browne

United States Third Circuit
Evidence, Cyberspace Law, Criminal Law & Procedure
Conviction for various child pornography offenses is affirmed where Facebook chat messages containing defendant's conversations with minors were...
08/25/2016 14-1798

Leonard v. Stemtech Int'l Inc.

United States Third Circuit
Copyright, Remedies, Intellectual Property
In a copyright infringement action, arising after defendant, a nutritional supplements company, used plaintiff's photographs of stem cells on its...
08/24/2016 15-3198

Watson v. Rozum

United States Third Circuit
Constitutional Law, Criminal Law & Procedure
In a prisoner civil rights action, arising when a dispute over who broke plaintiff's radio escalated into a claim of retaliation for exercising First...
08/23/2016 13-3510

US v. Carter

United States Third Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
A two-level sentencing enhancement for maintaining a stash house, applied under U.S.S.G. section 2D1.1(b)(12), is affirmed where defendant's control...
08/23/2016 15-2895
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