Volume 583

Hamer v. Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago
Docket Number: 16-658
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: November 8, 2017

Justia Opinion Summary: Hamer filed an employment discrimination suit. The district court granted the defendants summary judgment, entering final judgment on September 14, 2015. Before October 14, the date Hamer’s notice of appeal was due, her...

Kernan v. Cuero
Docket Number: 16-1468
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: November 6, 2017

Justia Opinion Summary: Cuero, on parole, driving under the influence of methamphetamine and without a license, while carrying a gun, drove his car into and seriously injured a pedestrian. A California court permitted the state to amend a crim...

Dunn v. Madison
Docket Number: 17-193
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: November 6, 2017

Justia Opinion Summary: More than 30 years ago, Madison shot a police officer in the head at close range. An Alabama jury found Madison guilty of capital murder. In 2016, he sought suspension of his death sentence, arguing that, due to recent...