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District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Court Cases
This is a diversity action wherein plaintiff seeks compensatory damages, plus interest and costs, charging defendant with a breach of an oral contract. Defendant denies the existence of an oral contract. Jurisdiction of the Court was properly invoked pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1332 and, at the pretrial request of both parties, the case was tried to the Court without a jury.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Civ. A. No. C75-725
Davis v. Hubbard (1980)
This is the third in a series of Orders addressing the single-judge issues herein. Said orders shall serve as the Court's findings of fact and conclusions of law, pursuant to Rule 52, F.R.Civ.P.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: C 73-205
Eisen v. Thompson (2007)
United States Trustee Saul Eisen ("Trustee") appeals the bankruptcy court's order denying his motion to dismiss this Chapter 7 case for abuse under 11 U.S.C. § 707(b)(1). For the following reasons, the Court REVERSES the bankruptcy court's order.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: 1:06 CV 2843
Lennerth v. Mendenhall (1964)Plaintiffs instituted the within action charging the several defendants with fraud and deceit in the sale of securities, and seeking rescission of the sale. Thereafter they caused most of the named defendants to be served with process according to law. The complaint specifically states that the action arises under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (15 U.S.C.A. § 78(j)). After filing the complaint, during the investigation of the case by the plaintiffs, it has supposedly come to their [...]
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Civ. A. No. C 64-220
Jones v. Wittenberg (1971)
Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc., Toledo, Ohio, Merritt W. Green, R. Michael Frank, Frank S. Merritt, Gerald B. Lackey, Marshall R. Desmond, Toledo, Ohio, for plaintiffs; Stanley A. Bass, New York City, of counsel.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: C70-388
Baab v. AMR Services Corp. (1993)
Currently before the court is defendant's motion for summary judgment, Docket # 26. Final briefing on this matter was completed on the 2nd of November, 1992, rendering the defendant's motion ripe for adjudication.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: 5:91 CV 2574
In Re White Motor Corp. (1984)
Irwin M. Feldman, David C. Weiner, Armond D. Budish, Hahn, Loeser, Freedheim, Dean & Wellman, David G. Heiman, Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, James H. Woodring, Timothy Sheeran, George Crisci, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Cleveland, Ohio, for John T. Grigsby, Jr., Trustee.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Misc. No. 84-53
Plaintiff has complained that the defendant insurance company, without just cause, had persuaded the plaintiff's treating physician to discontinue that relationship, and, further, that the defendant induced the doctor to divulge confidential information gained through the physician-patient relationship. In particular, it is alleged that the defendant, at the behest of a prominent defense attorney, persuaded Dr. Alexander Ling, the plaintiff's treating physician, to surrender certain undisclosed [...]
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: C64-736
Banks v. Perk (1972)
C. Lyonel Jones, Edward R. Stege, Jr., Lloyd Snyder, Cleveland, Ohio, American Civil Liberties Union of Greater Cleveland, Eugene Sidney Bayer, Cleveland, Ohio, Nat'l Assoc. for the Advancement of Colored People, Russell Adrine, Cleveland, Ohio, for plaintiffs.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Civ. A. No. 72-115
Hammond v. Brown (1971)Each of these actions seeks declaratory and injunctive relief, and each is founded on 42 U.S.C. § 1983 (1964) (deprivation of civil rights). Consolidated for trial each action requests a permanent injunction to bar the prosecution of the 25 persons secretly indicted on October 16, 1970, by a Special Grand Jury of Portage County (Ohio) Common Pleas Court, in 30 true bills of indictment covering 43 offenses. Also requested is an order to expunge a written report presented by the Special Grand [...]
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Civ. A. Nos. C 70-998, C 70-1039
Joseph C. Weinstein, Steven A. Friedman, Thomas S. Kilbane, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Cleveland, OH, for Ferro Corporation, Anne M. Granchi, Joseph S. Usaj, James C. Bays, Thomas M. Gannon and Patricia J. Stilwell.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: 1:05CV1594
United States v. Stern (2008)Before the Court is Defendant Evan M. Stern, who previously pled guilty to possession of child pornography in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 2252(a)(4), a conviction with respect to which the Government and Stern did not reach a plea agreement. In light of the unusual circumstances underlying this conviction, the Court conducted a lengthy initial sentencing hearing during which witnesses testified extensively about the particular facts of this case and about the Defendant himself. The Court did not [...]
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: 5:07-CR-00524
Connelly v. Balkwill (1959)
Defendants' motion for summary judgment is based upon the contention that this action is barred upon one or more of the following grounds: (1) the statute of limitations; (2) res judicata; and (3) collateral estoppel.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Civ. A. in Equity No. 31717
Before the Court is the motion of plaintiffs, the Citizens Coalition for Block Grant Compliance and certain individuals, for an award of attorney's fees against the United States pursuant to the Equal Access to Justice Act, 28 U.S.C. ß 2412. For the reasons given below, the Court will deny the motion.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Civ. A. No. C78-1168
Caroline Catchings Donlon, Law Offices of Daniel E. Becnel, Jr., Reserve, LA, Christina M. Janice, John R. Climaco, Scott D. Simpkins, Climaco Lefkowitz Peca Wilcox & Garofoli, Cleveland, OH, Daniel E. Becnel, Jr., Reserve, LA, Donald F. Hildre, Thomas D. Haklar, Dougherty, Hildre, Dudek & Haklar, San Diego, CA, Jane H. Walker, Jean M. Geoppinger, Louise M. Roselle, Stanley M. Chesley, Waite, Schneider, Bayless & Chesley, Cincinnati, OH, Dianne M. Nast, Roda & Nast, [...]
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: 5:02-CV-8000
Gary D. Arbeznik, Asst. U.S. Atty., Cleveland, Ohio, Murray R. Stein, Alvin D. Lodish, Office of Intern'l Affairs, Michael Wolfe, Bruce Einhorn, Office of Special Investigations, U.S. Dept. of Justice, Washington, D.C., for petitioner.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Misc. No. 83-349
Buchanan v. Rhodes (1966)
William B. Saxbe, Atty. Gen., William T. Bodoh, Asst. Atty. Gen., Columbus, Ohio, for defendants Honorable James A. Rhodes, etc. and other individual defendants holding office in State of Ohio.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: C65-159
This is a civil action instituted by a complaint filed by the United States under Section 4 of the Sherman Anti-Trust Act, 15 U.S.C.A. §§ 1-7, 15 note, against the defendants, The Lorain Journal Company, an Ohio corporation which publishes the Journal and Times-Herald (hereinafter the "Journal"), Samuel A. Horvitz, Vice President, Secretary, and a director of the corporation, Isadore Horvitz, President, Treasurer, and a director of the corporation, D. P. Self, Business Manager of the Journal, [...]
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Civ. A. No. 26823
United States v. Demjanjuk (1981)This is an action under the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952, 8 U.S.C. § 1451(a), to revoke the Certificate of Naturalization of the defendant, John Demjanjuk, also known as Iwan Demjanjuk, and to vacate the order admitting him to United States citizenship. The defendant was admitted to the United States for lawful permanent residence on February 9, 1952, pursuant to the Displaced Persons Act of 1948, ch. 647, 62 Stat. 1009, as amended by the Act of 1950, 64 Stat. 219 [henceforth [...]
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: C77-923
Richard F. Keller (hereinafter plaintiff) initiated this action under 29 U.S.C. § 1132(a)(1)(B) against defendant Graphic Systems of Akron, Inc., Employees Profitsharing Plan (hereinafter Plan) on March 5, 1976. Plaintiff seeks recovery of benefits allegedly due him under the Plan, together with reasonable attorney's fees. The jurisdiction of this Court is invoked pursuant to 29 U.S.C. § 1132(e)(1). This matter is before the Court on the parties' stipulation of facts.
Court: District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Docket: Civ. A. No. C 76-72 A