United States Fifth Circuit - March 2006 Opinion Summaries

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Graves v. Dretke

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Denial of a writ of habeas corpus from a capital murder conviction and death sentence is reversed where certain statements suppressed from the defense...
03/06/2006 05-70011

US v. Zuniga-Peralta

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Immigration Law, Sentencing
Defendant's sentence for illegal reentry into the United States after deportation is affirmed over his claims of error that the extent of an upward...
03/06/2006 04-50575

US v. Luciano-Rodriguez

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
A conviction and sentence for attempted illegal reentry following a prior deportation is vacated where defendant's prior state-court conviction for...
03/06/2006 04-41016

US v. Meraz-Enriquez

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
A sentence for illegal reentry subsequent to deportation is vacated where defendant's prior conviction for aggravated sexual battery was not a "crime...
03/06/2006 04-40607

Int'l Bhd. of Elec. Workers v. Mississippi Power & Light Co.

United States Fifth Circuit
Attorney's Fees, Civil Rights, Evidence, Labor & Employment Law, Public Utilities
A judgment and award for plaintiffs in a case alleging that defendant, a utility company, had engaged in employment practices with a racially...
03/03/2006 04-60975

US v. Edwards

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence, Gaming Law, Government Law, Sentencing, White Collar Crime
Defendants' convictions and sentences for violations of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO), RICO conspiracy, extortion, and...
03/02/2006 04-31210, 04-31212, 04-31219

Brewer v. Dretke

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence, Habeas Corpus, Sentencing
A conditional grant of habeas relief from a capital murder conviction is reversed where the district court erred in its decision as finding a state...
03/02/2006 04-70034

Nelson v. Dretke

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence, Habeas Corpus, Sentencing
Denial of habeas corpus relief in a death penalty case is affirmed over defendant's Penry claim that special issue instructions given to a jury at...
03/02/2006 02-11096

Tennard v. Dretke

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence, Habeas Corpus, Sentencing
Denial of a habeas corpus petition from a sentence for capital murder is reversed where Texas courts were objectively unreasonable under applicable...
03/02/2006 00-20915

Milofsky v. Am. Airlines, Inc.

United States Fifth Circuit
Administrative Law, Civil Procedure, Corporation & Enterprise Law, ERISA, Labor & Employment Law
(Industry: Aerospace & Defense)

Dismissal breach of fiduciary duties claims brought under ERISA by plaintiffs, a subset of participants in a certain 401(k) plan, against defendants,...
03/02/2006 03-11087