Sunday, September 19, 2021
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Selected New Judicial Opinions

Judge Filed Case
Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 9/16/2021 [17-20597] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ERIC DANIEL JANCZEWSKI

ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR COMPASSIONATE RELEASE [30]

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 8/21/2021 [20-10573] MARCO HART, JR. and SHANTEL PYE v. STATE FARM FIRE AND CASUALTY COMPANY

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT [20]

Judge David M. Lawson 8/13/2021 [20-10918] LAKEISHA HARDY v. COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY

OPINION AND ORDER REJECTING MAGISTRATE JUDGE’S REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION, GRANTING IN PART PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, DENYING DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, AND REMANDING CASE FOR FURTHER CONSIDERATON

Judge Robert H. Cleland 8/4/2021 [16-13137] JOHN DOES #1-6, on behalf of themselves and all others similarly situated v. GRETCHEN WHITMER, et al

FINAL JUDGMENT

Judge David M. Lawson 7/15/2021 [20-12521] ENERGY MICHIGAN, INC., and ASSOCIATION OF BUSINESSES ADVOCATING TARIFF EQUITY v. DANIEL C. SCRIPPS, et al

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING DEFENDANTS’ MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 6/28/2021 [01-cr-80834-1] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ARTHUR BOWLSON

ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT’S PETITION FOR COMPASSIONATE RELEASE [362] WITHOUT PREJUDICE

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 6/25/2021 [18-13683] DEBRA METRIS-SHAMOON, et al v. CITY of DETROIT, et al

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS’ MOTION FOR JUDGMENT ON THE PLEADINGS [121] AND DENYING DEFENDANTS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT [123]

Judge Robert H. Cleland 6/21/2021 [16-13137] JOHN DOE, et al v. RICHARD SNYDER

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART PLAINTIFFS’ “MOTION FOR JUDGMENT” AND PLAINTIFFS’ “AMENDED MOTION FOR JUDGMENT” AND DENYING DEFENDANTS “MOTION TO CLARIFY INJUNCTION”

Judge David M. Lawson 6/15/2021 [16-12799] REBECCA FRISKE v. BONNIER CORPORATION

ORDER DENYING WITHOUT PREJUDICE PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR APPROVAL OF ADDITIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE EXPENSES

Judge David M. Lawson 6/1/2021 [08-13845] ALTER DOMUS, LLC v. LARRY J. WINGET and the LARRY J. WINGET LIVING TRUST

ORDER GRANTING MOTIONS FOR ENTRY OF FINAL JUDGMENT UNDER FEDERAL RULE OF CIVIL PROCEDURE 54(b), DENYING MOTION TO HOLD DEFENDANTS IN CONTEMPT, DENYING PLAINTIFF’S MOTION TO FILE SECOND MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, AND STRIKING MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT FILED UNDER SEAL

Judge David M. Lawson 5/12/2021 [03-10291] A.B. CERNELLE v. GRAMINEX, L.L.C. and CYNTHIA MAY

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS’ MOTION TO ALTER OR AMEND JUDGMENT, GRANTING IN PART PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR ATTORNEY’S FEES AND EXPENSES, AND GRANTING MOTION TO DEEM ATTORNEY FEE MOTION A FINAL ORDER

Judge David M. Lawson 5/4/2021 [17-10657] PATTI JO CAHOO, et. al v. FAST ENTERPRISES LLC, et. al

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTIONS TO INTERVENE

Judge David M. Lawson 4/23/2021 [20-11071] MARINA TOMA v. REBECCA ADDUCCI et al.

OPINION AND ORDER CONDITIONALLY GRANTING PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS

Judge David M. Lawson 3/25/2021 [17-10657] PATTI JO CAHOO, et al v. FAST ENTERPRISES, LLC., et al

OPINION AND ORDER ON MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT

Judge David M. Lawson 3/10/2021 [12-13710] HRT ENTERPRISES v. CITY OF DETROIT

CORRECTED OPINION AND ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION AND DENYING PLAINTIFF’S MOTION TO CERTIFY THE CASE FOR INTERLOCUTORY APPEAL

Judge David M. Lawson 3/1/2021 [19-20840] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ASHLEY TOWNSEND

CORRECTED OPINION AND ORDER DENYING JOINT MOTION TO ACCEPT PLEA AGREEMENT

Judge David M. Lawson 2/26/2021 [19-13374] RIC-MAN CONSTRUCTION, INC. v. PIONEER SPECIAL RISK INSURANCE SERVICES, INC. d/b/a PIONEER UNDERWRITERS

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT

Judge David M. Lawson 2/8/2021 [19-12624] 7-ELEVEN, INC., v CJ-GRAND, LLC and ROBERT TAYLOR

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF’S MOTION SUMMARY JUDGMENT

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 2/8/2021 [97-80235-1] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. JOHN BASS

NOTICE AND CLARIFICATION AS TO ORDER [1133] OF JANUARY 22, 2021

Judge David M. Lawson 2/4/2021 [20-10323] OPERATING ENGINEERS’ LOCAL 324 FRINGE BENEFIT FUNDS and TRUSTEES OF THE OPERATING ENGINEERS’ LOCAL 324 FRINGE BENEFIT FUNDS v. RIETH-RILEY CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, INC.,

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT’S MOTION TO DISMISS, DISMISSING CASE WITHOUT PREJUDICE, AND DISMISSING OTHER PENDING MOTIONS