United States Seventh Circuit - June 2006 Opinion Summaries

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Adams v. Bertrand

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Habeas Corpus, Professional Malpractice
Denial of habeas corpus petition is reversed where the petitioner's counsel failed in his duty to conduct a reasonable investigation by not locating...
06/30/2006 05-1573

Guyton v. U.S.

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Denial of petition for writ of error coram nobis concerning the timeliness of defendant's original motion to vacate his sentence is affirmed where: 1)...
06/30/2006 06-1056

U.S. v. Baker

United States Seventh Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Conviction for gun possession by a felon is affirmed where information on the history of the gun's ownership would not have led to defendant's...
06/29/2006 05-3162

Forrester v. Rauland-Borg Corp.

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law
In affirming grant of summary judgment for employer in a Title VII suit, the court overturns language in previous decisions to the effect that pretext...
06/29/2006 05-4650

Summers v. UAL Corp.

United States Seventh Circuit
Bankruptcy Law, Class Actions, ERISA, Labor & Employment Law, Securities Law
(Industry: Aerospace & Defense)

Dismissal of a class action against an ERISA fiduciary who administered a Employee Stock Option Plan is affirmed where the fiduciary did not act...
06/28/2006 05-4005

Davis v. Carter

United States Seventh Circuit
Government Law, Health Law
Summary judgment for defendants in an action alleging failure to provide adequate medical assistance is reversed where plaintiff produced enough...
06/28/2006 05-1695

James Cape & Sons Co. v. PCC Constr. Co.

United States Seventh Circuit
Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law
Dismissal of antitrust and RICO suit is affirmed where: 1) plaintiff did not show injuries that reflect the anticompetitive effect of either the...
06/28/2006 05-3894

Randolph v. Indiana Reg'l Council of Carpenters & Millwrights

United States Seventh Circuit
Civil Procedure, Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law
Summary judgment for union in an age and sex discrimination suit is reversed where the plaintiff presented evidence that created a genuine issue of...
06/28/2006 05-3913

Burke v. Johnston

United States Seventh Circuit
Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Government Law
Dismissal of prisoner's 42 U.S.C. 1983 for violation of the Eighth Amendment is reversed where: 1) Rooker-Feldman did not create a jurisdictional bar...
06/27/2006 05-3287

Valentine v. City of Chicago

United States Seventh Circuit
Administrative Law, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Government Law, Labor & Employment Law
Summary judgment for defendants in a suit by a female city employee for Title VII and Equal Protection violations is reversed where issues of fact...
06/27/2006 05-2688