United States Eighth Circuit - February 2009 Opinion Summaries

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Solis v. Summit Contractors, Inc.

United States Eighth Circuit
Administrative Law, Construction, Labor & Employment Law
The Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission abused its discretion in determining that the Secretary of Labor's controlling employer citation...
02/26/2009 07-2191

US v. Harris

United States Eighth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Conviction and sentence for conspiracy to distribute cocaine is affirmed where limitations in the applicable sentencing guidelines policy statement on...
02/26/2009 08-2774

Bell v. The Hershey Co.

United States Eighth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Class Actions
(Industry: Food & Beverage)

In a class action alleging the price fixing of chocolate, district court's conclusion that the amount in controversy was below the federal...
02/26/2009 08-2458

Pichoff v QHG of Springdale, Inc.

United States Eighth Circuit
ERISA, Insurance Law
In an ERISA action for breach of fiduciary duty, district court's grant of defendant's motion to dismiss for failure to state a claim is affirmed...
02/26/2009 08-1848

US v. Janis

United States Eighth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Conviction for theft or embezzlement from an Indian tribal organization is affirmed where the evidence against defendant was sufficient to support her...
02/26/2009 08-1286

US v. Marron-Garcia

United States Eighth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Sentence is affirmed where there is no basis to conclude the district court sentence conflicted with the Supreme Court's intervening decision in Gall...
02/26/2009 07-3637

US v. Alexander

United States Eighth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Sentence is vacated and remanded for resentencing where the district court committed procedural error and impermissibly applied a presumption of...
02/26/2009 07-3602

Streu v. Dormire

United States Eighth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Habeas Corpus
Denial of petition for writ of habeus corpus is reversed where: 1) plaintiff's motion to reopen his post-conviction relief proceedings was a properly...
02/26/2009 07-3430

US v. Hoffman

United States Eighth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Conviction for giving a gratuity is affirmed where: 1) while the court erred in modifying defendant's theory-of-defense instruction, taken as a whole...
02/25/2009 06-4007

Mehrkens v. Blank

United States Eighth Circuit
Administrative Law, Government Benefits, Military Law
In suit arising out of dispute over VA benefits, the district court's grant of defendant's motion for summary judgment for lack of subject matter...
02/25/2009 07-3303