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  1. United States v. Stanley Jacobson (1994)

    Andrew Kogut appeals from Judge Duffy's imposition of a sentence of twelve months' imprisonment, three years' supervised release, and a $10,000 fine following his guilty plea to one count of conspiracy, 18 U.S.C. Sec. 371 (1988), to receive misbranded and adulterated drugs in interstate commerce and to commit wire fraud. Although Kogut's plea agreement waived his right to appeal his sentence, Kogut challenges the length of his sentence compared with those of his co-conspirators as a [...]

    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 1856
  2. Felix Hilario Secaida-Rosales v. Immigration (2003)

    COPYRIGHT MATERIAL OMITTED COPYRIGHT MATERIAL OMITTED COPYRIGHT MATERIAL OMITTED Anne Pilsbury, Brooklyn, NY (Lisa Reiner-Sotelo and Central American Legal Assistance, of counsel), for Petitioner.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 01-4109
  3. Moussa Diallo v. Immigration & Naturalization Service (2000)

    Petition for review of the March 13, 1998 order of the Board of Immigration Appeals upholding an immigration judge's denial of the petitioner's applications for asylum and withholding of deportation.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 1999
  4. Cohan v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue (1930)

    Arthur F. Driscoll and O'Brien, Malevinsky & Driscoll, all of New York City (Holmes, Brewster & Ivins, of Washington, D. C., of counsel; Frank B. Meseke, of New York City, on the briefs), for petitioner.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 114
  5. Li v. Mukasey (2008)

    Shunfu Li, a native of China who claims to have been persecuted in that country for her practice of Falun Gong, petitions for review of the July 16, 2004 decision of the Board of Immigration Appeals ("BIA") affirming the April 16, 2003 decision of Immigration Judge ("IJ") Barbara A. Nelson denying petitioner's application for asylum, withholding of removal, and relief under the Convention Against Torture ("CAT"). See In re Shunfu Li, No. A95 462 260 (BIA July 16, 2004), aff'g In re Shunfu Li, [...]

    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 04-3985
  6. Marie Brunner v. New York State Higher Education Services Corp. (1987)

    Marie Brunner, pro se, appeals from a decision of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Charles S. Haight, Judge, which held that it was error for the bankruptcy court to discharge her student loans based on "undue hardship," 46 B.R. 752 (Bankr.D.C.N.Y.1985). We affirm.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 87-5013
  7. Cortec Industries v. Sum Holding L.P. (1991)

    This appeal from a dismissal made pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 12(b)(6) in a securities fraud action asks what documents a district court judge may consider when disposing of a motion to dismiss a complaint for failure to state a claim. Here in drafting their complaint plaintiffs relied upon documents transmitted to them by defendants, though they neglected to attach these papers to, or incorporate them by reference in, the complaint. When defendants made a Rule 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss [...]

    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 1456
  8. Cao He Lin v. United States Department of Justice (2005)

    Cao He Lin petitions for review of an order of the Board of Immigration Appeals ("BIA") affirming, without opinion, an order from an Immigration Judge ("IJ") denying Cao asylum, withholding of removal, and relief under the U.N. Convention Against Torture ("CAT"). As in many such cases, the pivotal issue is petitioner's credibility, an issue that the IJ determines in the first instance.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 02-4814
  9. Nickolas Zervos v. Verizon New York (2001)

    Expedited interlocutory appeal from an order of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (George B. Daniels, Judge) denying plaintiff's motion for an order preliminarily enjoining defendants from refusing to provide insurance coverage for a particular medical treatment. We hold, inter alia, (1) that a district court's decision to grant or deny a preliminary injunction is generally reviewed for abuse of discretion, and there is no exception to this rule for a [...]

    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 2001
  10. Frank X. Losacco v. City of Middletown (1995)

    Frank X. LoSacco, pro se, appeals from a January 5, 1995 order of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut (Kevin F. Rowe, Clerk, per Robin D. Tabora, Deputy Clerk ) taxing costs in favor of the defendants as prevailing parties on a judgment that we had affirmed by summary order, LoSacco v. City of Middletown, No. 94-7142 (2d Cir. Aug. 16, 1994). He also appeals from a March 6, 1995 order of the district court (Thomas P. Smith, Magistrate Judge ) denying review [...]

    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 371
  11. City of Detroit v. Grinnell Corporation v. Grinnell Corporation (1974)

    Harvey S. Kronfeld, Philadelphia (Mesirov, Gelman, Jaffe & Levin and Anthony E. Creato, Philadelphia, Pa., of counsel), for appellants Aldon Industries, Incorporated and 19 other objectors.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 73-1211
  12. Michael Antonio Patterson v. County of Oneida (2004)

    Plaintiff Michael Antonio Patterson, a former employee of defendant Oneida County ("County") Sheriff's Department ("Sheriff's Department" or "Department"), appeals from a judgment and an order of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York, David N. Hurd, Judge, dismissing, and adhering to the dismissal of, his complaint alleging, inter alia, that defendants violated his rights under 42 U.S.C. § 1981, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. [...]

    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 03-7535
  13. Giuli Ivanishvili v. United States Department of Justice & Attorney General Gonzales (2006)

    Mark E. Salter, Assistant United States Attorney, Sioux Falls, South Dakota (Michelle G. Tapken, Acting United States Attorney, District of South Dakota, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, of counsel), for Respondent.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 03-4166
  14. Yun-Zui Guan v. Alberto R. Gonzales (2005)

    Susan Lindquist, Assistant United States Attorney (Timothy M. Burgess, United States Attorney for the District of Alaska, on the brief), United States Attorney's Office for the District of Alaska, Anchorage, AK.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 03-40574-
  15. Hongsheng Leng v. Mukasey (2008)

    Janice K. Redfern (Peter D. Keisler, Assistant Attorney General, on the brief; Linda S. Wernery, of counsel), Office of Immigration Litigation, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, for Respondent.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 06-2477-ag
  16. Polaroid Corporation v. Polarad Electronics Corporation (1961)

    Donald L. Brown, Cambridge, Mass. (Silver, Saperstein & Barnett, and Isaac Barnett, New York City, Tracy R. V. Fike, Scarsdale, N.Y., and Herbert S. Kassman, Cambridge, Mass., on the brief), for plaintiff-appellant.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 26460
  17. United States v. Frank Borelli (1964)

    Jacob W. Heller, New York City (Heller & Dretzin), New York City (Moses L. Kove, New York City, and Eugene L. Wishod, Smithtown, N. Y., of counsel), for appellant Benedetto Cinquegrano.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 28721
  18. Abercrombie & Fitch Company v. Hunting World (1976)

    This action in the District Court for the Southern District of New York by Abercrombie & Fitch Company (A&F), owner of well-known stores at Madison Avenue and 45th Street in New York City and seven places in other states.1 against Hunting World, Incorporated (HW), operator of a competing store on East 53rd Street, is for infringement of some of A&F's registered trademarks using the word 'Safari'. It has had a long and, for A&F, an unhappy history. On this appeal from a [...]

    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 74-2540
  19. United States v. Mohammed A. Salameh (1998)

    J. Gilmore Childers, Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York City (Mary Jo White, United States Attorney, Lev L. Dassin, Michael J. Garcia, Dietrich L. Snell, Alexandra Rebay, Assistant United States Attorneys, of counsel), for appellee.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 94-1312
  20. Ernest Francis v. Immigration and Naturalization Service (1976)

    Janet M. Calvo, The Legal Aid Society, New York City (Kalman Finkel, Morton B. Dicker, Julius C. Biervliet, Civ. Div., The Legal Aid Society, New York City, and John E. Kirklin, Civil Appeals Bureau, The Legal Aid Society, New York City, on the brief), for petitioner.


    Court: Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Docket: 610

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