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Post-Trial Procedure

FELA claim.

Criminal Law and Procedure

Denying motion to dismiss based on speedy trial, 6th amendment, 5th amendment and Criminal Rule 5(a) arguments; partially granting motion to suppress identification evidence following 4th amendment violation.

Commercial/Contract Litigation

Denying state's motion to dismiss.

Criminal Law and Procedure

Denying defendants' motion for a new trial.

Criminal Law and Procedure

Denying defendant's motion to suppress.

Senior District Judge Robert W. Pratt

Employment Law

Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment is granted with respect to Plaintiff’s intentional infliction of emotional distress claim and denied with respect to Plaintiff’s employment discrimination and defamation claims.

Commercial/Contract Litigation

Motion for summary judgment granted

Torts (Non-commercial)

Motion for summary judgment granted

Magistrate Judge Celeste F. Bremer

Prisoners' Rights and Post-Conviction Relief

PRIS - Prisoners' Rights and Post-Conviction Relie:

R&R, Eighth Amendment, tooth extraction

Medicare/Social Security/ERISA/Similar Programs