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Selected New Judicial Opinions

Judge Filed Case
Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 4/3/2020 [18-13837] EMMANUEL JEROME BEVERLY v. MATT MACAULEY

OPINION AND ORDER CONDITIONALLY GRANTING THE PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS [1]

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 3/31/2020 [13-20349] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. RAJESH DOSHI

ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR A JUDICIAL RECOMMENDATION TO HOME CONFINEMENT [143]

Judge David M. Lawson 3/31/2020 [18-13727] GRAMINEX, L.L.C. v. AKTIEBOLAGET CERNELLE aka A.B. CERNELLE COMPANY

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS AND DISMISSING CASE WITHOUT PREJUDICE

Judge David M. Lawson 3/27/2020 [18-13883] CHRISTOPHER LEE CHERRY v. AMERICAN COUNTRY INSURANCE COMPANY

AMENDED OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, DENYING DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, AND DENYING MOTION TO STAY

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 3/26/2020 [16-12256] EDWARD BURLEY v. BADAWI ABDELLATIF, ET AL.,

ORDER ADOPTING IN PART REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION [135]; SUSTAINING PLAINTIFF’S OBJECTIONS TO REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION [138]; OVERRULING DEFENDANT’S OBJECTIONS TO REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION [139]; GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT [117]

Judge David M. Lawson 3/20/2020 [18-12973] DAVID EDWARD SHAW v. CITY OF FERNDALE, et al.

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT BY FERNDALE DEFENDANTS, DENYING MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT BY MARACLE DEFENDANTS, AND DENYING JOINT MOTION TO ADJOURN SCHEDULING ORDER DATES

Judge David M. Lawson 3/17/2020 [19-10662] OAK POINT PARTNERS, LLC. v BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF MICHIGAN

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge David M. Lawson 3/2/2020 [19-10175] ESTATE OF MARGARET A. FLUEGGE and SAFEVEST OAKLAND ACQUISITION, LLC. v. CITY OF WAYNE

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT’S MOTION TO FILE RESPONSE TO SUR-REPLY, GRANTING DEFENDANT’S MOTION TO DISMISS, AND DISMISSING AMENDED COMPLAINT WITH PREJUDICE

Judge Robert H. Cleland 2/14/2020 [16-13137] JOHN DOE, et al. v. RICHARD SNYDER, et al.

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFFS' MOTIONS, GRANTING INJUNCTIVE RELIEF, AND DIRECTING DEFENDANTS TO PROVIDE NOTICE OF THIS ORDER TO SORA REGISTRANTS

Judge David M. Lawson 2/4/2020 [03-10291] A.B. CERNELLE v. GRAMINEX, L.L.C. AND CYNTHIA MAY

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION TO ENFORCE SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT AND FOR CONTEMPT, IMPOSING REMEDIES, AND DENYING DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO MODIFY INJUNCTION

Judge David M. Lawson 12/11/2019 [01-20057] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. DRAMOND D. HICKS

Corrected Opinion and Order Granting Motion for Resentencing

Judge David M. Lawson 12/9/2019 [16-02744] IN RE: FCA US LLC MONOSTABLE ELECTRONIC GEARSHIFT LITIGATION

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION TO CERTIFY CLASS ACTION, CERTIFYING ISSUE CLASSES, AND SETTING DEADLINES FOR SUBMISSION OF PROPOSED NOTICE

Judge David M. Lawson 10/15/2019 [18-11546] DANIEL J. O'BRIEN v. COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY

OPINION AND ORDER ADOPTING MAGISTRATE JUDGE’S REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION, DENYING PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, GRANTING DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, AFFIRMING THE FINDINGS OF THE COMMISSIONER, AND DISMISSING COMPLAINT

Judge David M. Lawson 9/30/2019 [16-13174] JOHN DOE v. DAVID H. BAUM, et al

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANT’S MOTION TO DISMISS, PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT, AND PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR INTERIM RELIEF, AND DENYING PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR INTERIM ATTORNEY’S FEES

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 9/27/2019 [14-10957] WALTER CUMMINGS v. PAUL KLEE ET AL.

OPINION AND ORDER ADOPTING THE REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION [226]; OVERRULING DEFENDANT'S OBJECTION [227]; AND DENYING DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT [201]

Judge Avern Cohn 9/19/2019 [14-12175] ELIZABETH DeLUCA, and EDS CARE MANAGEMENT, INC., v. AMICA MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANT/COUNTERPLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT (Doc. 83)

Judge Avern Cohn 9/11/2019 [19-10948] MERCEDES BENZ, USA, LLC. v. JAMES LEWIS, et. al

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER DENYING DEFENDANTS’ MOTIONS TO DISMISS

Judge Avern Cohn 9/3/2019 [18-20467] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. NABOR ACOSTA-BARRERA, ALBERTO FLORES-HERNANDEZ

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANTS’ MOTIONS TO SUPPRESS (Docs. 23, 24)

Judge Avern Cohn 8/29/2019 [18-13533] TODD and MARICA BATES v. GREEN FARMS CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, THE HIGHLANDER GROUP, and MAKOWER ABBATE GUERRA WEGER VOLLMER, PLLC

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANTS’ MOTION FOR JUDGMENT ON THE PLEADINGS (Docs. 22, 23) AND DISMISSING CASE

Judge David M. Lawson 8/22/2019 [18-10887] JAMES LEE SALTMARSHALL v. VHS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF MICHIGAN, INC. and SCOTT LANGENBERG

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION, VACATING IN PART OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, GRANTING DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, DISMISSING AMENDED COMPLAINT, AND DISMISSING MOTIONS IN LIMINE AS MOOT