United States Fifth Circuit - July 2010 Opinion Summaries

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US v. Roberts
United States Fifth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Defendants' firearm possession convictions are affirmed where: 1) police were reasonable in conducting a "knock and talk," which was an accepted...
07/14/2010 09-50067
Hartford Fire Ins. Co. v. City of Mont Belvieu
United States Fifth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Contracts, Government Law, Insurance Law
In an action by a city against an insurer for compensation under a performance bond, judgment for plaintiff is reversed where the city's claim was...
07/14/2010 09-40586
CareFlite v. AFL-CIO
United States Fifth Circuit
Contracts, Dispute Resolution & Arbitration, Labor & Employment Law
(Industry: Aerospace & Defense)

In an action seeking a declaratory judgment that certain disputes between an airline pilot union and plaintiff-airline were not arbitrable under the...
07/14/2010 08-10807
Saucier v. Plummer
United States Fifth Circuit
Contracts, Remedies
In an action for breach of an oral contract to split commissions on a sale, the district court's order reducing the damages awarded to plaintiff by...
07/13/2010 09-60873
A.A. v. Needville Indep. Sch. Dist.
United States Fifth Circuit
Civil Rights, Education Law, Indian Law
In an action by a Native American boy and his parents challenging a school district's requirement that he wear his long hair in a bun on top of his...
07/12/2010 09-20091
Nolos v. Holder
United States Fifth Circuit
Administrative Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Immigration Law
In a petition for review of the BIA's decision to uphold the immigration judge’s (IJ) order of removal and the BIA's subsequent denial of petitioner's...
07/12/2010 08-60786
Anderson v. Napolitano
United States Fifth Circuit
Administrative Law, Immigration Law
In a petition for review of the Department of Homeland Security's reinstatement of a removal order against petitioner pursuant to 8 U.S.C. section...
07/12/2010 08-60494
In re: Texas Pig Stands, Inc.
United States Fifth Circuit
Bankruptcy Law, Contracts, Corporation & Enterprise Law, Tax Law
In a bankruptcy trustee's appeal from a district court's reversal of the bankruptcy court's order refusing to hold the trustee liable for a tax...
07/07/2010 09-50544
Comer v. Scott
United States Fifth Circuit
Constitutional Law, Education Law, Government Law
In an action claiming that the Texas Education Agency's (TEA) neutrality policy constituted an establishment of religion, in violation of the First...
07/06/2010 09-50401
Moss v. BMC Software, Inc.
United States Fifth Circuit
Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law
In an action claiming that defendant violated the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), by declining to hire plaintiff when he applied for a...
07/06/2010 09-20488

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