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Selected New Judicial Opinions

Judge Filed Case
Judge David M. Lawson 1/13/2021 [07-20189] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ROBERT McDONEL

ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO REDUCE SENTENCE

Judge David M. Lawson 12/22/2020 [17-10657] PATTI JO CAHOO, et al v. FAST ENTERPRISES LLC., et al

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTION TO CERTIFY CLASS

Judge David M. Lawson 12/21/2020 [17-10657] PATTI JO CAHOO, et al v. FAST ENTERPRISES, LLC., et al

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTIONS BY FAST ENTERPRISES LLC AND CSG GOVERNMENT SOLUTIONS TO DISMISS FOR WANT OF SUBJECT MATTER JURISDICTION

Judge David M. Lawson 12/9/2020 [18-20183] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. TERRELL WHITE

ORDER DENYING MOTION FOR COMPASSIONATE RELEASE

Judge David M. Lawson 11/30/2020 [19-11044] RICHARD FRANCIS, WESLEY WON, DENNIS SPEERLY, et al v. GENERAL MOTORS, LLC

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANT’S MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge David M. Lawson 11/23/2020 [17-11356] LEONARD WARE v. SHAWN BREWER

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING AMENDED PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS

Judge David M. Lawson 11/12/2020 [07-20222] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. RODOLFO MORENO

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTION TO REDUCE SENTENCE

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 11/3/2020 [15-20624] FLOYD SHAW v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION [268]; OVERRULING MOVANT’S OBJECTIONS [270]; DENYING MOVANT’S MOTION TO VACATE SENTENCE PURSUANT TO 28 U.S.C. § 2255 [195]

Judge David M. Lawson 9/22/2020 [19-12755] REGINA CROCHERON v STATE FARM FIRE AND CASUALTY CO.

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF’S MOTION TO SUBSTITUTE PARTY AND SUBSTITUTING PARTY PLAINTIFF

Judge David M. Lawson 9/16/2020 [14-20542] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. CYNTHIA LONDON-CLAYTON

ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO MODIFY RESTITUTION ORDER

Judge David M. Lawson 8/4/2020 [17-20467] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ZAHIR SHAH

ORDER DENYING MOTION FOR COMPASSIONATE RELEASE

Judge David M. Lawson 7/10/2020 [19-10485] MICHIGAN MOTOR TECHNOLOGIES LLC v. VOLKSWAGEN AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT and VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF AMERICA, INC.

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING VOLKSWAGEN AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT'S MOTION TO DISMISS, QUASHING SERVICE OF PROCESS, AND ORDERING PROPER SERVICE

Judge David M. Lawson 5/28/2020 [19-13638] PUBLIC INTEREST LEGAL FOUNDATION, INC. v JANICE M. WINFREY and GEORGE AZZOUZ

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING MOTION BY LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF DETROIT AND MICHIGAN TO INTERVENE AS PARTIES DEFENDANTS

Judge David M. Lawson 5/5/2020 [05-80955] UNITED STATES of AMERICA v. DEMETRIOUS FLENORY

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING WITHOUT PREJUDICE MOTION FOR RESENTECING, RELEASE, OR RECOMMENDATION

Judge David M. Lawson 4/30/2020 [19-13577] PEGGY LYNN TORPEY, TIMOTHY J. MILLER, Chapter 7 Trustee v. PHILIP SANDELL

OPINION

Judge Terrence G. Berg 4/20/2020 [20-10831] ERIC ESSHAKI, et al v GRETCHEN WHITMER, et al

ORDER GRANTING MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 4/16/2020 [16-20610] CHRIS SAMY v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

ORDER GRANTING PETITIONER’S MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION OF ORDER DENYING COMPASSIONATE RELEASE [75]

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 4/14/2020 [19-20392] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. WILLIAM DOUGLAS

STIPULATION TO RELEASE DEFENDANT ON HOME CONFINEMENT

Judge David M. Lawson 4/14/2020 [19-13153] BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD and BLUE CROSS NETWORK OF MICHIGAN v ENDO PHARAMACEUTICALS, TEIKOKU PHARMA USA, INC., et al

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO REMAND

Judge David M. Lawson 4/9/2020 [20-10699] OLIVER NISSAN AWSHANA, et al. v. REBECCA ADDUCCI, et al.

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING IN PART PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS