United States Seventh Circuit - May 2004 Opinion Summaries

  • Opinion Summary Search

    FILL IN AT LEAST ONE FIELD

    to Format is YYYYMMDD
  • Full Text Search
Page 2 of 5 Showing Result 11 - 20 of 49
Description Date Docket #

US v. HICKS

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence, Sentencing
Abundant evidence supports convictions for conspiracy to distribute crack cocaine; evidence relating to a murder and other acts of gang violence was...
05/21/2004 03-1838, 03-1849, 03-1878

SMURFIT NEWSPRINT CORP. v. S.E. PAPER MFG. CO.

United States Seventh Circuit
Contracts, Labor & Employment Law
Were it faced with the question, the New York Court of Appeals would not extend the no-prejudice rule to indemnification provisions of an asset...
05/21/2004 03-1445

ALLSTATE INS. CO. v. KECA

United States Seventh Circuit
Insurance Law
(Industry: Autos)

Underinsured motorist reducing clause contained in the insurance policies held by defendants lacks ambiguity and is enforceable under Wisconsin law.
05/20/2004 03-3702, 03-3835

MOORE v. KNIGHT

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Habeas Corpus
The trial court judge's ex parte communications with the jury, during its deliberations, were inappropriate and interfered with plaintiff's...
05/20/2004 02-4257

IN RE CATT

United States Seventh Circuit
Bankruptcy Law, Construction
Bankruptcy court is bound by the state court's finding of fraud, where the debtor was given a fair chance for a full and fair hearing; the creditor...
05/19/2004 03-1847

LU v. OU

United States Seventh Circuit
Injury & Tort Law, Property Law & Real Estate
A pro se relator cannot prosecute a qui tam action, because he is acting as an attorney for the government; dismissal with prejudice is affirmed.
05/18/2004 03-3481

WHITMAN v. NESIC

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Rights, Injury & Tort Law
Strip search and body-contents search of inmate as part of a random drug-testing program did not constitute cruel and unusual punishment under the...
05/18/2004 03-2728

DAVIS v. CON-WAY TRANSP. CENTRAL EXPRESS, INC.

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Rights, Injury & Tort Law, Labor & Employment Law
Summary judgment for defendant on terminated employee's Title VII race-based discrmination and retaliation claims is affirmed.
05/18/2004 03-2569

CORPORATE ASSETS, INC. v. PALOIAN

United States Seventh Circuit
Bankruptcy Law
Under the circumstances, bankruptcy court did not abuse its discretion in allowing a second auction and in refusing to confirm the results of the...
05/17/2004 02-3088

WOODWARD v. CORR. MED. SERVS. OF ILLINOIS, INC.

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Rights, Injury & Tort Law
A reasonable jury could find that defendant's custom of failing to follow proper procedures with regard to mentally ill inmates led to the underlying,...
05/17/2004 03-3147