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US v. PEARMAN

United States Seventh Circuit
Bankruptcy Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing, Property Law & Real Estate
A sentence enhancement for bankruptcy fraud, based on level of intended loss, was improperly imposed where no basis existed for a finding that...
07/25/2002 01-3488

US v. FARR

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Denial of a third motion to continue a trial (raised on the morning of the trial) was not an abuse of discretion, and defendant failed to show that...
07/24/2002 01-2983

LABORER'S PENSION FUND v. BLACKMORE SEWER CONSTR., INC.

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Procedure, Contracts, Labor & Employment Law
An employer was bound to make contributions to pension and welfare funds, where it signed the final version of a relevant collective bargaining...
07/24/2002 00-1112/1975

US v. MCLECZYNSKY

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
An indictment adequately set forth a Hobbs Act conspiracy violation, and any prejudice from the government's alleged reference to defendant's failure...
07/24/2002 01-3018

BOIM v. QURANIC LITERACY INST.

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Procedure
A motion for stay of a mandate, pending the filing of a petition for writ of certiorari with the U.S. Supreme Court, did not establish good cause...
07/23/2002 01-1969/70

ST. PIERRE v. WALLS

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Defense counsel's failure to 1) discuss an insanity defense, 2) investigate and obtain reports on defendant's childhood, and 3) have defendant...
07/23/2002 01-3480

STRONG v. DAVID

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Rights
An inmate's intraprison grievances, complaining of sexual assault and correctional officials's response to that assault, are made in sufficient detail...
07/23/2002 01-3264

CENT. STATES, SOUTHWEST & SOUTHEAST AREAS PENSION FUND v. HUNT TRUCK LINES, INC.

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Procedure, Labor & Employment Law
The failure to make payments on withdrawal liability under a pension fund, after a revised demand that such payments be made, was a new wrong, and...
07/23/2002 01-2558

YADEGAR-SARGIS v. IMMIGRATION & NATURALIZATION SERV.

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Rights, Immigration Law, International Law
Asylum and withholding of deportation were properly denied where evidence did not compel a finding of persecution due to 1) Armenian ethnicity, or 2)...
07/22/2002 01-3693

APS SPORTS COLLECTIBLES, INC. v. SPORTS TIME, INC.

United States Seventh Circuit
Banking Law, Bankruptcy Law, Corporation & Enterprise Law, Securities Law
In an action arising from a loan default and transfer of assets from a bankrupt corporation, no valid claim of liability of individual corporate...
07/22/2002 00-2260