United States Seventh Circuit - April 2001 Opinion Summaries

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US v. MOUNTS

United States Seventh Circuit
Constitutional Law, Criminal Law & Procedure
Arkansas law enforcement officers had probable cause to arrest defendant for violating Arkansas traffic laws, irrespective of whether they were given...
04/30/2001 00-1081

US v. SWAN

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
A RICO conspiracy conviction under 18 USC 1962(c) is not supported where the record lacks overwhelming evidence that defendant managed or operated the...
04/30/2001 98-3760

US v. WHITLEY

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Where law enforcement officers' submit a false affidavit in support of a warrant request, and claim to not recall the source of erroneous information,...
04/30/2001 00-3153

FREEDOM FROM RELIGION FOUND, INC. v. BUGHER

United States Seventh Circuit
Constitutional Law, Education Law
A state program that subsidizes telecommunications access for schools which fails to restrict the use of cash grants to private, sectarian schools in...
04/27/2001 99-2850

AAR INT'L, INC. v. NIMELIAS ENTER. S.A.

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Procedure
Where federal claims are distinct from and independent of other claims brought in a foreign forum, and the foreign action is therefore unlikely to...
04/27/2001 00-2737

VOLLMER v. PUBLISHERS CLEARING HOUSE

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Procedure, Class Actions
Where movant does not adequately articulate why his interests are not sufficiently represented by class counsel, his motion to intervene under Federal...
04/27/2001 99-3993, 00-1562 & 00-1610

BORCKY v. MAYTAG CORP.

United States Seventh Circuit
Labor & Employment Law, Workers' Compensation
Where employee violated company's absentee policy because the doctor's note explaining her absences did not conclusively state that employee was...
04/26/2001 00-2572

US v. CONTRERAS

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Evidence fails to support conviction for conspiracy to distribute narcotics under 21 USC 846 where government fails to show, either through direct or...
04/25/2001 00-2229

COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMM'N v. FIELD

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Procedure, Securities Law
Where attorneys attending a settlement conference lacked actual, final decision-making authority to enter into any binding settlement agreement, the...
04/24/2001 00-1764

US v. BOOKER

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Imposition of two-level enhancement for possession of a dangerous weapon in connection with a drug offense was appropriate under USSG 2D1.1(b)(1)...
04/24/2001 00-3255