DISCLAIMER:  The following unofficial case summaries are prepared by the clerk's office
                        as a courtesy to the reader. They are not part of the opinion of the court.
142981P.pdf   10/01/2015  Bradley Baumann  v.  Vladimir Zhukov
   U.S. Court of Appeals Case No:  14-2981
   U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska - Omaha    
   [PUBLISHED] [Loken, Author, with Bye and Kelly, Circuit Judges] 
   Civil case - Personal injury. In a case of this kind, like the district 
   court the court concludes that the Supreme Court of Nebraska would take a 
   fact-specific approach to the question of whether a second highway crash 
   was proximately caused by the intervening negligence of a third party that 
   could not have been reasonably anticipated by the defendants who caused 
   the first crash; the district court did not err in finding that the 
   negligence of the driver of the vehicle which struck plaintiffs' decedents 
   in the second crash was an unforeseeable efficient intervening cause as a 
   matter of law, and the district court did not err in granting summary 
   judgment to the driver-defendants who caused the first crash. Judge Bye, 
151159U.pdf   10/01/2015  Olga Tarasenko  v.  University of Arkansas
   U.S. Court of Appeals Case No:  15-1159
   U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas - Little Rock    
   [UNPUBLISHED] [Per Curiam - Before Loken, Bowman and Murphy, Circuit 
   Civil case - Civil Rights. Dismissal of complaint alleging plaintiff's 
   termination as a tenured biology professor violated her rights to 
   substantive and procedural due process affirmed without comment.