DISCLAIMER: The following unofficial case summaries are prepared by the clerk's office
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142649P.pdf 08/28/2015 Babatunde O. Shoyombo v. Loretta E. Lynch U.S. Court of Appeals Case No: 14-2649 Petition for Review of an Order of the Board of Immigration Appeals [PUBLISHED] [Loken, Author, with Bye and Kelly, Circuit Judges] Petition for Review - Immigration. Petitioner's motion to reopen was a motion asking the agency to exercise its 8 C.F.R. Sec. 1003.2(a) sua sponte jurisdiction, and the court is without jurisdiction to review a denial of such a motion. 143036P.pdf 08/28/2015 Marvin DeBough v. Douglas Shulman, Comm. IRS U.S. Court of Appeals Case No: 14-3036 The United States Tax Court [PUBLISHED] [Kelly, Author, with Loken and Bye, Circuit Judges] Federal Tax Court. The Tax Court did not err in finding taxpayer was not entitled to the principal-residence exclusion contained in 26 U.S.C. Sec. 121 because he had not resold the property within one year of reacquisition. 143524U.pdf 08/28/2015 United States v. Esteban Chavez-Cruz U.S. Court of Appeals Case No: 14-3524 U.S. District Court for the District of South Dakota - Sioux Falls [UNPUBLISHED] [Per Curiam - Before Loken, Bye and Kelly, Circuit Judges] Criminal case - Criminal law and sentencing. Brief comments, unobjected to, which portrayed defendant in a negative light, either because of his ethnicity or because of his failure to care for his family, were not reversible instances of plain error as they failed to seriously affect the fairness, integrity or public reputation of the proceedings; sentence at the bottom of defendant's advisory guidelines range was not an abuse of the sentencing court's discretion and was not substantively unreasonable given the circumstances of the offense, defendant's lack of acceptance of responsibility and the danger to which he subjected his wife and children. 151570U.pdf 08/28/2015 United States v. William Rose, Sr. U.S. Court of Appeals Case No: 15-1570 U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas - Harrison [UNPUBLISHED] [Per Curiam - Before Loken, Bowman and Gruender, Circuit Judges] Criminal case - Sentencing. Anders case. Defendant's sentence was not substantively unreasonable.