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Catlin Syndicate Ltd. v. Imperial Palace of Miss., Inc.

United States Fifth Circuit
Contracts, Insurance Law
In a declaratory judgment action by an insurer seeking a declaration that the policy did not cover certain Hurricane Katrina-related losses, summary...
03/16/2010 09-60209

Pendergest-Holt v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's

United States Fifth Circuit
Contracts, Criminal Law & Procedure, Insurance Law, Securities Law, White Collar Crime
In an action by various insureds, including R. Allen Stanford, each faced with civil and criminal allegations that they engaged in a massive Ponzi...
03/16/2010 10-20069

US v. Seale

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Defendant's kidnapping conviction based on a 1964 offense committed by KKK members is affirmed where: 1) although more than forty years elapsed from...
03/12/2010 07-60732

US v. McMillan

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing, White Collar Crime
Defendant's wire and mail fraud convictions and sentences are affirmed where: 1) the superseding indictment did not broaden the charges against the...
03/12/2010 08-31148

US v. Valencia

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence, Oil and Gas Law
Defendants' wire fraud convictions arising from alleged efforts to manipulate natural gas markets are affirmed where: 1) the extensive, incriminating...
03/11/2010 08-20546

US v. Thomas

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Defendant's firearm possession sentence, following the revocation of his supervised release, is vacated where: 1) the PROTECT Act amendment to 18...
03/11/2010 09-30426

Duffie v. US

United States Fifth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Tax Law
In an action seeking a tax refund, summary judgment for the government is affirmed for the reasons stated by the district court, namely, that: 1)...
03/11/2010 08-20708

US v. Banegas

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Defendant's drug conspiracy conviction is reversed where the trial court failed to state particularized reasons for requiring defendant to be shackled...
03/10/2010 08-10915

Wampler v. Southwestern Bell Tel. Co.

United States Fifth Circuit
Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Civil Procedure, Communications Law, Entertainment Law
In an antitrust action on behalf of a putative class of all residents of multiple dwelling units (MDUs) in five states who were limited to voice,...
03/10/2010 09-50208

US v. York

United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Defendant's conviction and sentence for arson and carrying a destructive device are affirmed where: 1) there was sufficient evidence that the fire at...
03/10/2010 09-40309