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Selected New Judicial Opinions

Judge Filed Case
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

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 4/9/2020 [18-13321] ANDREW LIPIAN v. UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, et al

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS’ MOTION TO DISMISS [178]; GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT [203]; AND DENYING AS MOOT DEFENDANTS’ MOTION TO STRIKE [247]

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 4/9/2020 [16-20222] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA V. RONALD LEE MILLER

ORDER granting [374] Motion for Release from Custody as to Ronald Lee Miller

Judge David M. Lawson 4/7/2020 [19-11138] KHALED ABDO AHMED, and 85 OTHER PERSONS v. STEPHEN MILLER, DONALD J. TRUMP, et al

SECOND ORDER DISMISSING WITHOUT PREJUDICE CLAIMS OF CERTAIN PLAINTIFFS

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]