United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Calendar for James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco

June 12-16, 2017
June 21, 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.


2017-06-12  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges, and PIERSOL (South Dakota), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-16978Zachary Robey v. Brenda Cash - A California state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for robbery, dissuading a witness, extortion, and possession of methamphetamine. [4:11-cv-02054-PJH] Habeas N. CA 10 min
15-16455Dante Pattison v. Cole Morrow - A Nevada state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for three counts of first-degree murder and one count of manslaughter. [2:12-cv-00315-KJD-PAL] Habeas NV 10 min
15-17322Carla Lyons v. Nancy Berryhill - Carla Lyons appeals the district court's decision vacating the Commissioner of Social Security's decision denying Lyons' application for disability insurance benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act, and remanding for further proceedings. [3:14-cv-08048-JZB] Social Security AZ Subm.
11-73754
12-72333
13-70052
Juana Herrera De Martinez v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decisions denying a waiver of inadmissibility and denying her motions to reopen and reconsider.

Immigration BIA Subm.
15-17390Michael Rodman v. Safeway, Inc. - Safeway, Inc. appeals the district court's judgment in favor of Michael Rodman and other Safeway online customers in plaintiffs' diversity putative class action alleging that Safeway breached its price-parity contract. [3:11-cv-03003-JST] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-72816A Community Voice v. USEPA - Petitioners petition for a writ of mandamus requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to promulgate a rule updating the dust-lead hazard standards and the definition of lead-based paint under the Toxic Substances Control Act. OP N. CA 15 min


2017-06-13  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges, and BATTAGLIA (California Southern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-72175Frank Lie v. Jefferson Sessions - Citizens of Indonesia petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of their motion seeking reopening of removal proceedings based on changed country conditions. Immigration BIA Subm.
16-15062Ernest Sunrhodes v. Quentin Byrne - A Nevada state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for sexual assault of a minor under the age of 14 and lewdness with a child under the age of 14. [2:14-cv-01368-GMN-VCF] Habeas NV 10 min
16-55500Ronald Flate v. Nationstar Mortgage LLC - An appeal from the dismissal of claims under the California Homeowners' Bill of Rights and the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act arising from an application for a mortgage loan modification. [2:15-cv-08873-AB-FFM] Civil C. CA 10 min
15-16255Douglas Ivey v. Chase Bank USA - Douglas Ivey appeals the district court's dismissal of his diversity action brought against Chase Bank USA, N.A. and ALAW, alleging violations of California's Homeowners' Bill of Rights. [3:14-cv-02289-NC] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-10197USA v. Matthew Keys - Appeal from conviction and restitution order for offenses arising from conspiracy to hack the Los Angeles Times website. [2:13-cr-00082-KJM-1] Criminal E. CA 15 min
17-15993Rickey Henry v. Central Freight Lines, Inc. - Central Freight Lines, Inc. appeals the district court's order granting Rickey Henry's motion to remand to state court his putative class action that alleged that CFL failed to reimburse costs and expenses of leasing and fueling trucks. [2:16-cv-00280-JAM-EFB] Civil E. CA 15 min


2017-06-14  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges, and PIERSOL (South Dakota), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-16100Tai Huynh v. E. Callison - California state prisoner Tai Huynh appeals from summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging he was denied medical care by medical staff. [2:09-cv-01979-MCE-CKD] Pr Non-HC E. CA 10 min
15-16039Ronald Schleis v. Nancy Berryhill - Ronald Schleis appeals the district court's decision remanding to the agency for further consideration after the Commissioner of Social Security denied Schleis's application for disability insurance benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act. [2:13-cv-02045-JJT] Social Security AZ 10 min
15-16042Pacific Enterprises I, LLC v. AMCO Insurance Co. - Pacific Enterprises I, LLC appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of AMCO Insurance Company in Pacific's diversity insurance coverage action. [2:14-cv-01757-JCM-VCF] Civil NV Subm.
15-10554USA v. Erik Green - Appeal from conviction and sentence for wire fraud arising from a mortgage fraud scheme. [2:11-cr-00468-TLN-3] Criminal E. CA 15 min
15-16148Sally Rose-Eckert v. Nancy Berryhill - Sally Rose-Eckert appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Rose-Eckert's application for disability insurance benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act. [2:14-cv-00357-NVW] Social Security AZ 15 min
15-16623Roberta Watterson v. Garfield Beach CVS, LLC - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action alleging violations of California labor law regarding compensation for time spent participating in a wellness program. [3:14-cv-01721-HSG] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-06-15  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, FISHER (Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit), and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16283Saleh Elghasen v. RBS Computer, Inc. - An appeal from the dismissal for lack of personal jurisdiction of an action under the Fair Credit Reporting Act. [2:14-cv-01539-JAD-GWF] Civil NV 10 min
15-17257George Castillo v. Nancy Berryhill - George Castillo appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Castillo's application for disability insurance benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act. [2:14-cv-00684-DJH] Social Security AZ 10 min
16-15232Ronald Rangel v. Dwight Neven - Nevada state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his burglary conviction. [2:12-cv-02032-JAD-PAL] Habeas NV 10 min
15-17080Amistad Christiana Church v. City of Las Vegas - Amistad Church, a small non-denominational church in downtown Las Vegas, appeals from the dismissal of its action alleging that the "Life is Beautiful" festival, permitted by the City of Las Vegas, infringes on the Church's First Amendment rights. [2:15-cv-01413-APG-CWH] Civil NV 15 min
15-17328Charles Jones v. Royal Administration Services - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. [3:14-cv-00199-LRH-WGC] Civil NV 15 min
16-16052Hung Lam v. City of San Jose - The City of San Jose appeals from the district court's jury trial judgment in a 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action brought by Hung Lam alleging that San Jose police officer Dondi West used excessive deadly force when he shot Lam after responding to a 911 call. [5:14-cv-00877-PSG] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-06-15  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS, Chief Judge, and FRIEDLAND, Circuit Judge, and CARNEY (California Central), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-10487
15-10505
USA v. Mohammad Khan - Appeals from sentences for conspiracy to commit mail fraud and mail fraud. [2:12-cr-00180-MCE-1]
 
Criminal E. CA 10 min
15-15943Angelic Pallesi v. Nancy Berryhill - Angelic Pallesi appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Pallesi's application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income under the Social Security Act. [1:13-cv-01813-SMS] Social Security E. CA 10 min
15-17286Sheena Presley-Carrillo v. Nancy Berryhill - Sheena Presley-Carrillo appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Presley-Carrillo's application for supplemental security income under Title XVI of the Social Security Act. [2:14-cv-00742-JAT] Social Security AZ Subm.
16-15426Omar Taylor v. Timothy Filson - A Nevada state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for first-degree murder and manslaughter. [3:08-cv-00401-RCJ-VPC] Habeas NV 10 min
15-10524USA v. Ken Fowler - An appeal from a conviction and sentence for involuntary manslaughter and assault resulting in serious bodily injury of a child. [3:12-cr-08156-GMS-1] Criminal AZ 15 min
14-10438 USA v. Charles Head - Appeals from convictions and sentences for conspiracy to commit mail fraud and mail fraud arising out of foreclosure rescue schemes. [2:08-cr-00093-KJM-1] Criminal E. CA 20 min
14-10442        
14-10493 USA v. Jeremy Head      


2017-06-16  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, FISHER (Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit), and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16070US ex rel. Mary Welch v. MLF Children's Therapy - My Left Foot Children's Therapy, LLC appeals the district court's order denying its motions to compel arbitration and stay in an action brought by qui tam relator Mary Welch, alleging that MLF violated the federal and Nevada False Claims Acts. [2:14-cv-01786-MMD-GWF] Civil NV 15 min
15-17490Anthony Reed v. Brian Williams, Sr. - A Nevada state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for multiple offenses including burglary while in possession of a deadly weapon and attempted murder with the use of a deadly weapon. [2:14-cv-00027-JAD-CWH] Habeas NV 10 min
16-10200USA v. Ryan Masters - Appeal from sentence imposed on remand for resentencing for unauthorized access device and identity theft offenses. [2:12-cr-00145-MMD-GWF-1] Criminal NV 10 min
16-10255USA v. Banu Chowdhury - Appeal from sentence for unauthorized use of food stamps. [3:14-cr-00077-RCJ-VPC-1] Criminal NV 10 min
15-10500USA v. Shawn McCormack - Appeal from conviction and sentence for production of sexually explicit images and kidnapping. [1:11-cr-00324-AWI-BAM-1] Criminal E. CA 15 min
15-16999Genesis Ins. Co. v. National Union Fire Ins. Co. - National Union Fire Insurance Company appeals the district court's judgment in a diversity insurance coverage action brought by Genesis Insurance Company against Magma Design Automation, Inc. and National Union. [5:06-cv-05526-EJD] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-06-21  2:30 pm  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, RAWLINSON, and BEA, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-15309Richard Greenway v. Charles Ryan - Arizona state prisoner Richard Greenway appeals the district court's order denying on remand his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction and capital sentence for murder. [4:98-cv-00025-RCC] Habeas AZ 30 min


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