United States Fifth Circuit - April 2008 Opinion Summaries

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Patel v. Mukasey

United States Fifth Circuit
Banking Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Immigration Law
Petition for review of a decision finding that petitioner, a citizen of India, was removable for having committed an aggravated felony under 8 U.S.C....
04/30/2008 06-61056

US v. Lopez

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Immigration Law, Sentencing
A sentence for illegal re-entry after deportation is affirmed over claims of error regarding whether: 1) defendant's sentence was substantively...
04/30/2008 07-10151, 07-10321

Kirschbaum vs. Reliant Energy, Inc.

United States Fifth Circuit
Class Actions, Corporation & Enterprise Law, ERISA, Labor & Employment Law, Securities Law
Certification of a class and grant of corporate defendants' motion for summary judgment on all claims related to plaintiff-employee's ERISA class...
04/28/2008 06-20157

US v. Sealed Appellant

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Defendant's conviction, based on guilty plea to using a minor to engage in sexually explicit conduct for purpose of creating visual depictions, and...
04/28/2008 07-60477

Crocker v. Nat'l Union Fire Ins.

United States Fifth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Contracts, Debt Collection, Injury & Tort Law, Insurance Law
In a case in which plaintiff sought to recover on the basis of a $1 million default judgment for a personal injury claim, summary judgment for...
04/25/2008 05-50813

US v. Ogba

United States Fifth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Health Law, Insurance Law, Sentencing
Defendants' convictions and sentences resulting from a scheme involving billing Medicare for false prescriptions for wheelchairs are affirmed in part...
04/25/2008 06-10519

Ackermann v. Wyeth Pharm.

United States Fifth Circuit
Consumer Protection Law, Drugs & Biotech, Injury & Tort Law, Product Liability
In case brought plaintiff-wife alleging that defendant failed to adequately warn about drug-induced risk of suicide from its drug Effexor, leading to...
04/25/2008 06-41774

Arguelles-Olivares v. Mukasey

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Immigration Law, Tax Law
Petition for review of a removal order of petitioner who pled guilty to knowingly filing a false tax return, on the basis that his prior conviction...
04/23/2008 05-60914

Arguelles-Olivares v. Mukasey

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Immigration Law, Tax Law
Petition for review of a removal order of petitioner who pled guilty to knowingly filing a false tax return, on the basis that his prior conviction...
04/23/2008 05-60914

Haynes vs. Quarterman

United States Fifth Circuit
Habeas Corpus
Denial of an application for a certificate of appealability following denial of habeas relief is affirmed in part, but reversed in part where, in...
04/23/2008 07-70004