Wednesday, December 12, 2018


Selected New Judicial Opinions

Judge Filed Case
Judge David M. Lawson 12/4/2018 [17-13062] DAVONTAE SANFORD v. CITY OF DETROIT, MICHAEL RUSSELL, and JAMES TOLBERT

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge David M. Lawson 11/28/2018 [16-2744] IN RE: FCA US LLC MONOSTABLE ELECTRONIC GEARSHIFT LITIGATION

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART SECOND MOTION TO DISMISS ALLEGING FAILURE TO STATE A CLAIM

Judge David M. Lawson 11/19/2018 [17-12320] SUSAN WHITE, et al v. FCA US, LLC and CLARENCE HEATH

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 11/19/2018 [18-20475] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. DONNISH WILLIAMS

ORDER DENYING MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION [30]

Judge David M. Lawson 11/7/2018 [17-12475] DAVIS v. ECHO VALLEY CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, CASA BELLA PROPERTY MANAGEMENT, INC., and WANDA RULE

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION TO EXCLUDE MARK CLOR'S TESTIMONY, DENYING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, GRANTING DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, DISMISSING CERTAIN DISCOVERY MOTIONS, AND DISMISSING THE AMENDED COMPLAINT WITH PREJUDICE

Judge David M. Lawson 10/23/2018 [18-11858] Kent v. McDermott

Opinion

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 10/16/2018 [18-20475] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. DONNISH WILLIAMS

ORDER AND OPINION GRANTING MOTION TO SUPPRESS EVIDENCE [17]

Judge David M. Lawson 9/30/2018 [15-14367] HARRY BENION, et al. v. LECOM, INCORPORATED, et al.

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT AGAINST DEFENDANT LECOM COMMUNICATIONS, GRANTING MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT BY DEFENDANT LECOM, INC., DENYING MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT PLAINTIFFS AND BY DEFENDANTS LECOM COMMUNICATIONS, JOSEPH LENTINE, AND JEFFREY GENDRON AND BY PLAINITFFS, AND DISMISSING AMENDED COMPLAINT AGAINST DEFENDANT LECOM, INC. ONLY

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 9/26/2018 [17-20126] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. MIGUEL ANGEL MARTINEZ

ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO SUPPRESS STATEMENTS [33]

Judge David M. Lawson 9/12/2018 [16-md-02744] IN RE: FCA US LLC MONOSTABLE ELECTRONIC GEARSHIFT LITIGATION

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge Matthew F. Leitman 8/17/2018 [17-20821] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. JACOURTNEY T. HARRIS

OPINION AND ORDER RESOLVING SENTENCING GUIDELINES DISPUTE

Judge David M. Lawson 7/30/2018 [17-11044] OAKES v. KAREN WEAVER and CITY OF FLINT

CORRECTED OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT AND DISMISSING CASE WITH PREJUDICE

Judge David M. Lawson 7/26/2018 [16-12799] FRISKE v. BONNIER CORPORATION

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY APPROVAL OF CLASS SETTLEMENT

Judge David M. Lawson 7/17/2018 [17-10921] BRENTS v. COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY

OPINION AND ORDER ADOPTING MAGISTRATE JUDGE'S REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION, GRANTING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, DENYING DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, AND REVERSING AND REMANDING THE DECISION OF THE COMMISSIONER FOR FURTHER PROCEEDINGS

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 7/6/2018 [18-11776] JOHN DOE v. UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, ET AL.

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART PLAINTIFF'S MOTION FOR TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER AND PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION [4]

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 7/3/2018 [18-20072-2] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. MOHAMED BELAKHDHAR

ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO SUPPRESS EVIDENCE

Judge David M. Lawson 6/11/2018 [17-11259] SOUTHFIELD EDUCATION ASSOCIATION, et al., v. BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE SOUTHFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS et al.

ORDER DENYING MOTIONS FOR RECONSIDERATION, STAY, AND CERTIFICATION

Judge David M. Lawson 4/17/2018 [18-50368] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ROBERT A. GROSS

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING ALEC LANG’S MOTION FOR RECOGNITION AS CRIME VICTIM

Judge David M. Lawson 4/13/2018 [11-11100] JOHN HENRY RAY v CATHERINE S. BAUMAN

OPINION AND ORDER CONDITIONALLY GRANTING PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS (AFTER REMAND)

Judge David M. Lawson 4/9/2018 [17-11085] RAFAEL LINARES v. WARDEN J.A. TERRIS

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS