United States Fifth Circuit - June 2006 Opinion Summaries

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Martinez-Lopez v. Gonzales

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Immigration Law, International Law
Petition for review of an order of removal is denied over claims that: 1) because a state conviction would be punishable as a misdemeanor under...
06/30/2006 05-60503

Moore v. Quarterman

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Habeas Corpus, Health Law
In a capital murder and death sentence case, grant of habeas relief pursuant to defendant's Atkins claim and an ultimate finding that defendant was...
06/30/2006 05-70038

Resendiz v. Quarterman

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Habeas Corpus, Health Law
In a capital murder and death sentence case, defendant's application for a certificate of appealability and his motion for a stay of execution are...
06/28/2006 06-70028

US v. Medina-Argueta

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
In situations where a district court miscalculates a guideline sentencing range yet imposes a sentence that falls within a properly calculated...
06/28/2006 05-50474

US v. Candia

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Under Booker, the consecutive nature of a properly calculated guidelines sentence is reviewed for unreasonableness. Further, when a district court...
06/28/2006 05-30213

US v. Thompson

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence, Sentencing
Defendants' convictions and sentences for offenses relating to bank robbery are affirmed as to one defendant, and reversed in part as to one...
06/28/2006 05-20123

Resendiz v. Livingston

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
In a capital murder and death sentence case, an order of the district court denying defendant's motion for an injunction, restraining order, or stay...
06/28/2006 06-70029

Shelby S v. Conroe Indep. Sch. Dist.

United States Fifth Circuit
Administrative Law, Education Law, Government Law, Health Law
In the context of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), where a school district articulates reasonable grounds for its necessity to...
06/27/2006 04-20666

Garcia v. Quarterman

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Habeas Corpus
A Sandstrom-type error, relating to erroneous jury instruction, is subject to harmless error analysis. Grant of habeas relief for petitioner in an...
06/23/2006 05-50382

Waterfowl Ltd. Liab. Co. v. US

United States Fifth Circuit
Contracts, Government Law, Property Law & Real Estate
A judgment against defendant-government finding that its mineral royalty, attached to mineral servitudes on certain land, had prescribed in accordance...
06/21/2006 05-30219