December 23, 2004 - CV 03-0722 - Nelson v. Grayhawk
Is a negligent contractor or developer relieved of liability for its
own negligence in improving or maintaining a roadway just because
a municipality also has separate, non-delegable duty to keep the roadway?
December 22, 2004 - 2 CA-CR 2002-0386 - State v. Derek Scott Oaks
Is a fifteen year old charged with committing a violent crime recklessly
and tried as an adult pursuant to A.R.S. � 13-501 entitled to a
recklessness instruction requiring a "gross deviation from the standard
of conduct that a reasonable person of age 15 would observe in the
situation?" Read opinion.
December 30, 2004 - No. 02-56002, 02-56067 - Marshall v. Marshall
All federal courts, including bankruptcy courts, are bound by the
probate exception to federal court jurisdiction. Read opinion.
December 29, 2004 - No. 03-50304 - U.S. v. Lopez-Zamora
The 2001 Sentencing Guideline amendments do not categorically forbid
a district court from departing due to the minor nature of the underlying
felony. Read opinion.