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.
143451P.pdf   06/24/2016  Joseph H. Whitney  v.  The Guys, Inc.
   U.S. Court of Appeals Case No:  14-3451
   U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota - Minneapolis    
   [PUBLISHED] [Melloy, Author, with Wollman and Colloton, Circuit Judges] 
   Civil case - Shareholder Rights. For the court's prior opinion in the 
   matter, see Whitney v. The Guys, Inc., 700 F.3d 1118 (8th Cir. 2012). 
   Whitney had been informed in July,2007 that he was not being treated as a 
   shareholder, and this action, which was filed in October, 2010, was 
   time-barred under Delaware's three-year statute of limitations. 
  
143722P.pdf   06/24/2016  United States  v.  Matthew Davis
   U.S. Court of Appeals Case No:  14-3722
   U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri - Kansas City    
   [PUBLISHED] [Colloton, Author, with Gruender and Shepherd, Circuit Judges] 
   Criminal case - Criminal law. Evidence was sufficient to support 
   defendant's conviction for conspiring to distribute heroin and cocaine; 
   defendant expressly agreed to the buyer-seller defense instruction the 
   court gave, and any objection to the instruction is waived. 
  
151280P.pdf   06/24/2016  Laura Julin  v.  Carolyn W. Colvin
   U.S. Court of Appeals Case No:  15-1280
   U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa - Davenport    
   [PUBLISHED] [Colloton, Author, with Murphy and Benton, Circuit Judges 
   Civil case - Social Security. The ALJ did not err in discrediting 
   claimant's allegations of disabling impairments based on the record 
   presented; nor did the ALJ err in weighing the medical evidence, or in 
   refusing to give controlling weight to her treating physician's conclusory 
   opinions concerning her ability to work full time and her workplace 
   limitations; there was substantial evidence to support the ALJ's 
   conclusions regarding claimant's residual functional capacity. 
  
152032P.pdf   06/24/2016  Clarke County Development Corp  v.  Affinity Gaming
   U.S. Court of Appeals Case No:  15-2032
   U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa - Des Moines    
   [PUBLISHED] [Colloton, Author, with Smith and Kelly, Circuit Judges] 
   Civil case - Contracts. The district court erred in granting defendant 
   summary judgment on plaintiff's claim that a memorandum of understanding 
   the parties signed after a mediation was not a contract as a matter of 
   law; there are genuine issues of material fact concerning the parties' 
   intent,including whether board approval was condition precedent that had 
   to be satisfied before the parties could enforce the memorandum, and the 
   matter is remanded for further proceedings. 
  
152506P.pdf   06/24/2016  United States  v.  Cedric McDonald
   U.S. Court of Appeals Case No:  15-2506
   U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa - Ft. Dodge    
   [PUBLISHED] [Per Curiam - Before Smith and Colloton, Circuit Judges, and 
   Erickson, District Judge] 
   Criminal case - Criminal law and sentencing. No error in imposing an 
   enhancement under Guidelines Sec. 3C1.1 for obstruction of justice based 
   on the court's finding that defendant perjured himself at trial or in 
   denying an acceptance-of-responsibility reduction; evidence was sufficient 
   to support defendant's conviction for being a felon in possession of a 
   firearm; acquittal on count alleging possession of stolen firearms did not 
   create inconsistent verdicts or require a new trial 
  
152689U.pdf   06/24/2016  Antonio Coley  v.  Marybeth Floyd
   U.S. Court of Appeals Case No:  15-2689
   U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas - Helena    
   [UNPUBLISHED] [Per Curiam - Before Colloton, Gruender, and Kelly, Circuit 
   Judges] 
   Prisoner case - Prisoner civil rights. Defendant's summary judgment on 
   plaintiff's deliberate-indifference to medical needs claim affirmed 
   without comment; the district court did not err in denying plaintiff's 
   motion to recuse the magistrate judge assigned to the matter. 
  
153293U.pdf   06/24/2016  Susie Grissom  v.  Carolyn W. Colvin
   U.S. Court of Appeals Case No:  15-3293
   U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas - Texarkana    
   [UNPUBLISHED] [Per Curiam - Before Smith, Arnold and Shepherd, Circuit 
   Judges] 
   Civil case - Social Security. Denial of child's disability benefits 
   affirmed without comment.