June 8, 2004 - CV 03-0627 - JLP v. AHCCCS
When medical evidence is to the contrary, is a health insurance carrier
required by law to provide a woman additional surgery because she
believes that prior surgeries have not resulted in the symmetrical
appearance of her breasts? Read opinion.
June 7, 2004 - 2 CA-CV 2003-0136 - Kuehn v. Stanley, Charter
Funding, First Magnus
Absent an express contractual obligation, is an appraiser employed
by a lender liable to a purchaser of real property for a negligently
prepared appraisal? Read opinion.
June 9, 2004 - No. 03-15442 - Gillett-Netting v. Barnhart
Two minor children conceived by in-vitro fertilization after their
father's death are entitled to insurance benefits under the Social
Security Act because they are their father's legitimate children and
thus his dependants under Arizona law. Read opinion.
June 8, 2004 - No. 03-10194 - U.S. v. Ford
Where defendant had already been acquitted for "knowingly opening"
real estate for the purpose of distributing cocaine, the government
is collaterally stopped from later prosecuting the defendant for
"managing and controlling" drug-dealing purposes. Read opinion.