United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Calendar for The Pioneer Courthouse, Portland Oregon

June 3-7, 2019

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.


2019-06-03  9:30 am  2nd Floor Courtroom, The Pioneer Courthouse, Portland Oregon
Before: MURGUIA, and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges, and ZIPPS (Arizona), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-72662Amritpal Singh v. William Barr - A citizen of India 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.
17-73019Lucas Lemus-Gonzales v. William Barr - A citizen of Guatemala 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.
18-35683Fredrick Bain v. Sid Thompson - An Oregon state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for first-degree sexual abuse. [3:16-cv-00458-MA] Habeas OR 10 min
18-35301Thomas Huntsberger v. Liberty Insurance Underwriters - Plaintiffs appeal the district court’s summary judgment in favor of Liberty Insurance Underwriters, Inc. in plaintiffs’ action in which they served writs of garnishment on Liberty in a diversity insurance coverage action. [3:17-cv-01461-MO] Civil OR 15 min
18-35368Valerie Hoppman v. LMIC - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Americans with Disabilities Act. [3:17-cv-00402-BR] Civil OR 15 min
18-55009John Rodgers v. USA - Taxpayer appeal of a district court decision on an action for a refund of tax return preparer penalties under IRC § 6694(b). [2:15-cv-09441-PA-AS] Civil C. CA 15 min


2019-06-04  9:30 am  2nd Floor Courtroom, The Pioneer Courthouse, Portland Oregon
Before: MURGUIA, and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges, and STATON (California Central), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
17-72969Oliur Rubel v. William Barr - A citizen of Bangladesh petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum and withholding of removal. Immigration BIA 10 min
18-30099USA v. Benjamin Brooks - Appeal from conviction for being a felon in possession of a firearm. [2:17-cr-00016-DLC-1] Criminal MT 10 min
18-30140USA v. Edward Torres - Appeal from conviction under the Indian General Crimes act for assault resulting in serious bodily injury. [4:18-cr-00004-BMM-1] Criminal MT Subm.
18-30147USA v. Jason Bradford - Appeal from conviction for being a felon in possession of a firearm. [1:17-cr-00067-BLW-1] Criminal ID 10 min


2019-06-04  2:00 pm  Hatfield Cthse Ctrm 16, Mark O. Hatfield U.S. Courthouse, Portland Oregon
Before: MURGUIA, and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges, and STATON (California Central), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
18-36082Kelsey Rose Juliana v. USA - The United States appeals the district court's denial of its motion to dismiss an action brought by a plaintiff group of minor children against federal officials for allegedly violating their rights under the Constitution and a purported federal public trust. [6:15-cv-01517-AA] Civil OR 20 min


2019-06-05  9:30 am  2nd Floor Courtroom, The Pioneer Courthouse, Portland Oregon
Before: MURGUIA, and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges, and ZIPPS (Arizona), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
18-15301FNMA/Fannie Mae v. KK Real Estate Investment Fund - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in a foreclosure case. [2:17-cv-01289-JCM-CWH] Civil NV Subm.
18-35403USA v. Harold VanHooser - A federal prisoner appeals the denial of his 28 U.S.C. § 2255 motion challenging his sentence for armed bank robbery and being a felon in possession of a firearm. [3:16-cv-01288-JO] Habeas OR 10 min
18-35515USA v. Alan Shelby - Appeal from the denial of a 28 U.S.C. § 2255 motion challenging a sentence under the Armed Career Criminal Act. [3:16-cv-01268-JO] Habeas OR 10 min
17-35542Golden Temple of Oregon, LLC v. Bibiji Puri - An appeal from the district court's order confirming an arbitration award in a trademark dispute. [3:11-cv-01358-HZ] Civil OR 15 min
17-36047Andrew Abraham v. Corizon Health, Inc. - An appeal from the district court's judgment on claims that a health care provider failed to accommodate a jail inmate's disability. [3:16-cv-01877-PK] Civil OR 15 min
18-70565Estate of Eva Kollsman v. CIR - Taxpayer appealsthe Tax Court's decision on a petition challenging an estate tax deficiency based largely on the valuation of two paintings. [26077-09] Tax Court C. CA 15 min


2019-06-06  9:30 am  2nd Floor Courtroom, The Pioneer Courthouse, Portland Oregon
Before: MURGUIA, and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges, and GAITAN, Jr. (Missouri Western), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-73059Evangelina Hernandez-Garcia v. William Barr - 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.
18-35776Kerry Clark v. Rhett Davis - The district court denied qualified immunity to City of Powers' Police Chief Davis in an action brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 alleging Fourth and Fourteenth Amendment and state law violations in connection with plaintiff being removed from his residence. [6:17-cv-00033-JR] Civil OR 10 min
18-55810Arrow Electronics, Inc. v. Aetna Casualty and Surety Co. - Arrow Electronics, Inc. appeals the district court’s summary judgment in favor of Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. and Travelers Casualty and Surety Co. in a diversity insurance coverage action. [2:17-cv-05247-JFW-JEM] Civil C. CA 10 min
18-10040USA v. Maria Larkin - Appeal from conviction for tax evasion. [2:12-cr-00319-JCM-GWF-1] Criminal NV Subm.
18-15328Roderick Wise v. Southern Tier Express, Inc. - Plaintiff appeals the district court’s judgment in favor of Southern Tier Express, Inc. in a diversity action alleging negligence, and seeking damages for personal injuries. [2:15-cv-01219-GWF] Civil NV Subm.
18-56101Tradeline Enters. Pvt. Ltd. v. Jess Smith & Sons Cotton, LLC - An appeal from the district court's order compelling arbitration of an antitrust claim. [2:15-cv-08048-JAK-RAO] Civil C. CA 15 min


2019-06-07  9:30 am  2nd Floor Courtroom, The Pioneer Courthouse, Portland Oregon
Before: MURGUIA, and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges, and GAITAN, Jr. (Missouri Western), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
17-70234Amanda Cifuentes-Chavez De Lop v. William Barr - Citizens of Guatemala petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of their applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture.  Immigration BIA Subm.
18-16417Carlos Escobar v. Brian Williams - A Nevada state prisoner appeals the district court's denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for first-degree murder. [2:10-cv-01973-KJD-NJK] Habeas NV 10 min
18-30149USA v. John Richardson - Appeal from sentence for disorderly conduct. [6:18-cr-00007-SEH-1] Criminal MT Subm.
18-35602Bethany Vardaman v. Andrew Saul - Claimant appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of claimant's application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income under Titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act.  [2:17-cv-00303-CWD] Social Security ID Subm.
18-35685Michael O'Connor v. Cymer, LLC - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act. [1:16-cv-00532-DCN] Civil ID 15 min
18-71753SMUD v. BPA - Sacramento Municipal Utility District and other power entities petition for review of the Bonneville Power Administrations (“BPA”)’s rate for hourly transmission service on the Southern Intertie. Agency BPA 20 min


2019-06-07  11:30 am  2nd Floor Courtroom, The Pioneer Courthouse, Portland Oregon
Before: MURGUIA, and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges, and STATON (California Central), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
17-10329USA v. Andrew Gibson - Appeal from conviction and sentence for receipt of child pornography. [2:14-cr-00287-KJD-CWH-1] Criminal NV 15 min


Location Addresses


U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT
Pioneer Courthouse
700 SW 6th Avenue
Portland OR 97204-1369


United States District Court
Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse
1000 Southwest Third Avenue
Portland OR 97204


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