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01-1486 Anderson v. U.S.F. Logistics (IMC), Inc.

“Here, Anderson’s religious practice did not require her to use the ‘Blessed Day’ phrase with everyone. Further, U.S.F. did not seek to denigrate Anderson’s religious beliefs. In fact, U.S.F. has on at least one occasion encouraged Anderson’s religious practice by ...

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01-1015 Rivera v. Grossinger Autoplex Inc.

“After reviewing the Addendum in its entirety, we are persuaded that a reasonable person could and would have readily perceived that acceptance of the GAP coverage offered by Grossinger was voluntary. The Addendum labels its provisions and uses capitalization to ...

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00-1834 Howard v. City of Springfield

“[I]f the City were able to use premium payments in the manner contemplated by the district court, the City would be the recipient of the windfall, and in fact would be placed in a substantially better position than if it ...

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00-2386-CR State v. Mora

Benjamin Mora appeals from a judgment convicting him of first-degree reckless homicide, two counts of first-degree recklessly endangering safety, and three counts of discharging a firearm from a vehicle. On appeal, he argues that the circuit court should have suppressed ...

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00-1057 U.S. v. Adkins

“Hummel was involved in one conspiracy to import large quantities of meth from California. That conspiracy lasted for several years, and Adkins’s involvement was limited to bringing the bulk drugs back and selling them to Tyner and Hummel. Adkins exercised ...

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01-0817-CR State v. Love

Lisimba Love appeals from an amended judgment of conviction entered on a jury verdict finding him guilty of armed robbery as a party to a crime and as a habitual criminal. He also appeals from an order denying his postconviction ...

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00-4160 U.S. v. Rivera

“Repeat sales, without more, simply do not place the participants’ actions into the realm of conspiracy … What it does show is a ‘series of spot dealings at arm’s length between dealers who have no interest in the success of ...

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00-2253 State v. Ford

Antonio Ford appeals from an order denying his petition for habeas corpus brought under State v. Knight, 168 Wis.2d 509, 484 N.W.2d 540 (1992). We affirm. This opinion will not be published. Dist IV, Dane County, Moeser, J., Per Curiam ...

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00-3012, 00-3228 U.S. v. Nubuor

“We need not address Salami’s contention that a government prosecutor’s statements may be admitted into evidence as a statement of a party opponent to conclude that, even under the most searching review, the district court’s ruling would amount to harmless ...

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01-0611 State v. Young-Cooper

Charles Young-Cooper appeals from the order denying his motion pursuant to Wis. Stat. Sec. 974.06 (1999-2000). The issue on appeal is whether Young-Cooper established a claim of ineffective assistance of counsel. We conclude that Young-Cooper could have raised the issue ...

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01-1673 U.S. v. Shutic

“We need not spend much time discussing Shutic’s argument because we recently addressed precisely the issue he raises. United States v. Sherman, No. 00-2961, 2001 WL 1205378 (7th Cir. Oct. 11, 2001). In Sherman we considered the same arguments as ...

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01-2035 State v. Ziebell

The sole issue on appeal is whether the circuit court erroneously exercised its discretion when it denied Patricia Ziebell’s motion to dismiss the charge for refusing to take a blood alcohol test after she pled guilty to the underlying charge ...

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01-2213 U.S. v. Mantas

“Given the evidence, the district court did not clearly err in finding that Mantas intended to sell all of the produce in the warehouse. Underlining this point were Mantas’ brazen attempts to sell adulterated meat after inspectors had red-tagged the ...

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01-1771-CR State v. Kahl

Randy Kahl appeals from a judgment of conviction for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated in violation of Wis. Stat. § 346.63(1)(a), second offense. Kahl challenges the denial of his motion to suppress the results of a chemical test of ...

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99-1666-CR, 00-0802-CR State v. LeRose

Paul Alan LeRose appeals pro se from a judgment of conviction of two counts of theft by fraud and from an order denying his motion for postconviction relief. The conviction arises out of LeRose’s billing practices for services rendered to ...

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01-1726 Hoyte-Mesa v. Ashcroft

“Although Hoyte was adjudicated excludable, he was subsequently granted parole into the United States with certain conditions, including compliance with our laws. His breach of those conditions is sufficient to authorize his current detention. Cf. Zadvydas, 121 S. Ct. at ...

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00-3266 Jugureanu v. Cretu

John and Michaela Cretu appeal from a judgment in favor of Gheorghe and Tudorita Jugureanu and from an order denying their motion to reconsider. The issues are: (1) whether the trial court misused its discretion in refusing to continue the ...

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01-0377-CR State v. Zunker

Douglas Zunker appeals a judgment convicting him of conspiracy to commit burglary and an order denying his postconviction motion. He argues that the trial court lost competency to proceed because the preliminary examination was not held within 20 days of ...

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00-3783 U.S. v. Collins

“[The defendant] submits that these provisions are void under the vagueness doctrine because the statute fails to define ‘knowingly or intentionally … to possess with intent to … distribute … a controlled substance.’ 21 U.S.C. sec. 841(a)(1). Further, he contends, ...

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01-0361-CR State v. Moder

Richard Moder appeals an order denying his motion to withdraw his guilty plea based on newly discovered evidence. The trial court concluded that Moder was negligent for not discovering the evidence before his plea hearing. Because Moder failed to meet ...

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