United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Calendar for William K. Nakamura Courthouse, Seattle Washington

July 10-14, 2017

Note: Calendar entries may change up until the hearing date. Please remember to check the docket report for updates. Case synopses are prepared by court staff for the convenience of the reader.


2017-07-10  9:00 am  7th Floor Courtroom 2, William K. Nakamura Courthouse, Seattle Washington
Before: TASHIMA, and NGUYEN, Circuit Judges, and WALTER (Louisiana Western), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-72956Ngoc Truong v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Vietnam petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of a waiver under INA section 237(a)(1)(H). Immigration BIA 10 min
16-35317USA v. Leona Sutton - Appeal from denial of 28 U.S.C. § 2255 motion to vacate a conviction for discharging a firearm during a crime of violence. [2:16-cv-00083-WFN] Habeas E. WA 10 min
14-35976Gavin Buck v. Nancy Berryhill - Gavin Buck appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Buck's application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income under Titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act. [2:13-cv-02283-JCC] Social Security W. WA 15 min
15-35322
15-35323
R. Acosta v. Zhao Zeng Hong - Zhao "Jenny" Zeng Hong and Huang "Jackie" Jie appeal the district court's judgment, after a four-day jury trial, in an action brought by Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, on behalf of employees alleging violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act. [2:13-cv-00877-RSL]
Civil W. WA 15 min
14-30146
15-30036
USA v. James Wells - Appeal from conviction for two murders, and from restitution order. [3:13-cr-00008-RRB-1]
 
Criminal AK 20 min


2017-07-11  9:00 am  7th Floor Courtroom 2, William K. Nakamura Courthouse, Seattle Washington
Before: TASHIMA, and NGUYEN, Circuit Judges, and WALTER (Louisiana Western), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-74221Noel Saldana Castillo v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Panama petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying adjustment of status and cancellation of removal. Immigration BIA Subm.
16-30074USA v. Junne Koh - Appeal from conviction and sentence for felon in possession of a firearm, alien in possession of a firearm, and illegal reentry after deportation. [2:15-cr-00098-RSM-1] Criminal W. WA 10 min
16-30122USA v. Shane Olney - Appeal from conviction for aiding and abetting an unlawful animal fighting venture. [2:13-cr-02094-TOR-19] Criminal E. WA Subm.
15-35000John Ogorsolka v. Residential Credit Solutions - John and Lisa Ogorsolka appeal the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of their diversity action brought against mortgage entities, alleging violations of Washington law and seeking to stop the nonjudicial foreclosure process. [2:14-cv-00078-RSM] Civil W. WA Subm.
15-35080Nick Trehuba v. Ocwen Loan Servicing - Nick Trehuba appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC in Trehuba's' diversity action against Ocwen, seeking to overturn the nonjudicial foreclosure of his home. [3:12-cv-05752-RBL] Civil W. WA Subm.
15-35560Peter Meyer v. Northwest Trustee Servs., Inc. - An appeal from the district court's reversal of the bankruptcy court's judgment in favor of chapter 13 debtors in their adversary proceeding arising from the commencement of foreclosure proceedings. [2:14-cv-00297-RSM] Bankruptcy W. WA 15 min


2017-07-12  9:00 am  7th Floor Courtroom 2, William K. Nakamura Courthouse, Seattle Washington
Before: MURPHY (Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit), McKEOWN, and NGUYEN, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-30214USA v. Timothy Carlson - Appeal from sentence for possession of child pornography and receipt of child pornography. [2:14-cr-00072-JLQ-1] Criminal E. WA 10 min
14-70463Fei Wang v. Jefferson Sessions - Citizens of China petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of their motion seeking to reopen removal proceedings based on changed country conditions. Immigration BIA Subm.
15-30322USA v. Max Spatig - Appeal from conviction and sentence for unlawful storage and disposal of hazardous waste. [4:12-cr-00302-WYD-1] Criminal ID 10 min
15-35114Steven Smith v. Nancy Berryhill - Steven Smith appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Smith's application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income under Titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act. [3:13-cv-06082-JRC] Social Security W. WA Subm.
15-35265Joe Wickersham v. State of Washington - Joe and Carter Wickersham appeal from the district court's summary judgment in their action alleging that State Fish & Wildlife Agent Wendy Willette shot and injured plaintiffs' dog. [2:13-cv-01778-JCC] Civil W. WA 10 min
16-35425Kristy Douglas v. Xerox Business Services - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Fair Labor Standards Act. [2:12-cv-01798-JCC] Civil W. WA 15 min


2017-07-13  9:00 am  7th Floor Courtroom 2, William K. Nakamura Courthouse, Seattle Washington
Before: TASHIMA, McKEOWN, and NGUYEN, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-35071Western Nat'l Assurance Co. v. Robert Wargacki - Robert Wargacki, administrator of the Estate of Michael Erb and personal representative of Anne-Marie Wargacki's estate, appeals summary judgment in favor of Western Nat'l Assurance Co. in Western's diversity insurance coverage action. [3:13-cv-05373-RBL] Civil W. WA 15 min
15-35174Lavera Skin Care North America v. Laverana GMBH & Co. KG - Lavera Skin Care North America, Inc. appeals the district court's dismissal, based on forum non conveniens, of a diversity action brought against Laverana GMBH & Co. KG alleging breaches of the parties' distribution agreement. [2:13-cv-02311-RSM] Civil W. WA Subm.
15-35196Int'l Rehabilitative Sciences v. Michael Leavitt - RS Medical appeals the district court's order on remand from this court granting the federal government's motion for partial summary judgment in RS Medical's action challenging four decisions denying coverage by Medicare of the BIO-1000 device. [3:08-cv-05442-BJR] Civil W. WA 10 min
15-35230Shantanu Neravetla MD v. Virginia Mason Medical Center - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an employment discrimination action under the Americans with Disabilities Act and Washington state law. [2:13-cv-01501-JCC] Civil W. WA 15 min
16-36038Jane Does 1-10 v. David Daleiden - An appeal from the district court's preliminary injunction enjoining the University of Washington from releasing unredacted documents in response to a public records request relating to fetal tissue procurement and research at the University. [2:16-cv-01212-JLR] Civil W. WA 20 min


2017-07-14  9:00 am  7th Floor Courtroom 2, William K. Nakamura Courthouse, Seattle Washington
Before: FARRIS, MURPHY (Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit), and NGUYEN, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-71967Ruriberto Mata-Palacios v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his application for deferral of removal under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
13-73617Miguel Hernandez-Lopez v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA Subm.
16-30296USA v. Rudy Wahchumwah - Appeal from judgment revoking supervised release. [2:11-cr-02090-SMJ-1] Criminal E. WA Subm.
15-35070Anthony Shelton v. The Boeing Company - Anthony Shelton appeals the district court's summary judgment in his diversity action under the Washington Family Leave Act against The Boeing Co., which terminated him from his employment as a materials processor. [2:14-cv-00234-TSZ] Civil W. WA 15 min
15-30144 USA v. Stuart Seugasala - Appeals from convictions for drug conspiracy, kidnapping, use of firearms, and unauthorized disclosure of health information. [3:13-cr-00092-RRB-1] Criminal AK 30 min
15-30150        
15-30151        
15-30167 USA v. Phosavan Khamnivong      


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