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

January 21-24, 2020

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.


2020-01-21  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: W. FLETCHER, and R. NELSON, Circuit Judges, and MOLLOY (Montana), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
17-70288Shigang Liu v. William Barr - A citizen of China 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.
17-72173Carla Davila v. William Barr - A citizen of Nicaragua petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
18-10402USA v. Christina Williams - Appeal from conviction for conspiracy to buy, receive, alter, and pass counterfeited U.S. obligations. [1:13-cr-00267-LJO-SKO-2] Criminal E. CA 10 min
18-15346Stephen Putnam v. California Attorney General - A California state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for pimping and pandering. [2:17-cv-00832-GEB-EFB] Habeas E. CA 10 min
18-16278Jacqueline Wegner v. Wells Fargo Bank, NA - An appeal from the dismissal of a RICO suit. [2:17-cv-01429-JCM-PAL] Civil NV Subm.
18-16494Erich Heidrich v. Pennymac Financial Services - An appeal from an order compelling arbitration of claims under the Fair Labor Standards Act. [2:16-cv-02821-TLN-EFB] Civil E. CA 10 min
18-70664Patrick Simonelli v. CIR - Taxpayer appeal of a Tax Court decision on a petition for redetermination of federal income tax deficiencies, claiming business and rental property deductions. [17301-14] Tax Court N. CA Subm.
19-10018USA v. Jose Cabrera - Appeal from sentence for illegal reentry after deportation. [3:17-cr-00087-RCJ-CBC-1] Criminal NV Subm.


2020-01-22  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: W. FLETCHER, and R. NELSON, Circuit Judges, and MOLLOY (Montana), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
18-15189
18-16082
Open Source Security, Inc. v. Bruce Perens - Plaintiff appeals the district court's order dismissing its complaint in its diversity action, alleging defamation; and the order awarding attorneys' fees.  [3:17-cv-04002-LB]
Civil N. CA 15 min
18-15498Keith Ford v. Suzanne Peery - A California state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for first-degree murder. [2:15-cv-02463-MCE-GGH] Habeas E. CA 10 min
18-16482Correy Alcantra v. Coyote Valley Band - An appeal from the denial of a request for sanctions. [3:17-cv-07377-VC] Civil N. CA Subm.
19-15214Basilea Mena v. Robert Massie - An appeal from the district court's denial of qualified immunity to Officer Massie in an action brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 alleging that Massie used excessive force when attempting to handcuff plaintiff. [4:17-cv-00368-DCB] Civil AZ 10 min
18-16188A. Frost v. LG Electronics, Inc. - An appeal from the dismissal of an antitrust case. [5:16-cv-05206-BLF] Civil N. CA 15 min
18-16229Marino Scafidi v. LVMPD - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in favor of defendants in an action brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 alleging that plaintiff was arrested without probable cause and wrongfully prosecuted. [2:14-cv-01933-RCJ-GWF] Civil NV 15 min


2020-01-23  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: W. FLETCHER, and R. NELSON, Circuit Judges, and SESSIONSIII (Vermont), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
17-15932RH Kids, LLC v. Carrington Mortgage Services - Mortgage entities appeal the district court's order granting RH Kids, LLC's motion for summary judgment in a diversity action brought by RJRN Holdings, LLC alleging claims arising out of a homeowners association's nonjudicial foreclosure. [2:15-cv-01257-JCM-NJK] Civil NV Subm.
17-16415US Bank v. NV Eagles, LLC - NV Eagles, LLC appeals the district court's judgment in favor of U.S. Bank in its diversity quiet title action seeking a declaratory judgment arising from a nonjudicial foreclosure by a homeowners association of real property in Mesquite, Nevada. [2:15-cv-00786-RCJ-PAL] Civil NV Subm.
17-16569Bank of America v. Tapestry at Town Center HOA - Bank of America, N.A. appeals the district court's judgment in favor of Saticoy Bay LLC and others in a diversity action alleging claims after Tapestry at Town Center Homeowners Association nonjudicially foreclosed on real property. [2:16-cv-00255-JCM-NJK] Civil NV 10 min
17-16577Bank of America v. Thunder Properties, Inc. - Thunder Properties, Inc. appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of the Bank of America, N.A. in a diversity action alleging claims arising from a Homeowners Association's nonjudicial foreclosure on real property. [3:16-cv-00116-RCJ-VPC] Civil NV Subm.
17-16613Bank of America v. NV Trails Community Assn. - Bank of America, N.A. appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Nevada Trails II Community Association, Inc. in a diversity action alleging claims arising out of a nonjudicial foreclosure by a homeowners association. [2:16-cv-00880-JCM-PAL] Civil NV 10 min
17-16664Bank of America v. Travata & Montage at Summerlin - Bank of America, N.A. appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Travata and Montage at Summerlin Centre Homeowners' Association and Saticoy Bay, LLC in a diversity action seeking to quiet title. [2:16-cv-00473-JCM-CWH] Civil NV 10 min
17-16718Bank of America v. Travata & Montage HOA - Bank of America, N.A. appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of the Homeowners' Association and NV Eagles, LLC in a diversity action alleging claims arising from the HOA's nonjudicial foreclosure sale. [2:16-cv-00345-JCM-GWF] Civil NV Subm.
17-16841Bank of America v. NV Eagles, LLC - NV Eagles, LLC appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Bank of America, N.A. in a diversity action alleging claims after a Homeowners Association nonjudicially foreclosed on real property in Las Vegas, Nevada on which BANA held a mortgage loan. [2:16-cv-00286-GMN-GWF] Civil NV Subm.


2020-01-24  8:30 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: W. FLETCHER, and R. NELSON, Circuit Judges, and SESSIONSIII (Vermont), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
18-10150USA v. Juan Fuentes-Galvez - Appeal from conviction and sentence for illegal reentry after deportation. [4:17-cr-01646-DCB-BPV-1] Criminal AZ 10 min
19-10078USA v. Pedro Garduno-Diaz - Appeal from conviction for illegal reentry after deportation. [4:18-cr-02201-JGZ-BGM-1] Criminal AZ 10 min
18-10476USA v. Po Choe - Appeal from conviction for transportation of illegal aliens for profit. [4:17-cr-01723-JGZ-LCK-1] Criminal AZ Subm.
18-16081Demondray Mayo v. State of Nevada - A California state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for murder with use of a deadly weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery, attempted robbery with use of a deadly weapon, and battery with intent to commit a crime. [3:09-cv-00316-MMD-WGC] Habeas NV 10 min
18-16453Noe Silva v. San Pablo Police Department - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in favor of defendants in an action alleging that San Pablo police officers, during an investigation of a reported burglary, wrongfully entered plaintiff's home and ordered a police dog to attack plaintiff. [3:16-cv-04360-VC] Civil N. CA 15 min
18-15772
18-15773
Joseph Hardesty v. Sacramento County - An appeal by Sacramento County from the district court's judgment for plaintiffs entered following a jury trial in action alleging that the County unlawfully stopped plaintiffs from mining, deprived them of their property interests and violated their First Amendment rights. [2:10-cv-02414-KJM-KJN]
Civil E. CA 20 min


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