Appellate Briefs And Opinions


  • United States v. Nebraska Beef, Ltd. (8th Cir.) - Appellee
    • The district court correctly concluded that Nebraska Beef’s obligation to comply with the settlement agreement was not discharged
    Document Date 
    Court of Appeals Decision, available at 2018 WL 4061521 08/27/18
    Brief as Appellee 04/25/17
  • Exodus Refugee Immigration, Inc. v. Pence (7th Cir.) - Amicus
    • Indiana has no authority to refuse assistance to refugees based on their country of origin
    • The State’s classification violates the Equal Protection Clause, Title VI, and the non-discrimination provision of the Refugee Act
    Document Date 
    Court of Appeals Decision, reported at 838 F.3d 902 10/03/16
    Brief as Amicus 05/16/16
  • Keller v. City of Fremont (8th Cir.) - Amicus
    • The Constitution and the Immigration and Nationality Act vest in the federal government exclusive authority to regulate immigration and to determine which aliens will be permitted to reside in the United States, and that the entirety of the housing provisions in the ordinance - including the provisions requiring individuals to report their immigration status to the City in order to obtain an occupancy license - impermissibly intrude on that authority
    Document Date 
    Petition for Rehearing Denied 10/17/13
    Brief as Amicus in Support of Petition for Rehearing En Banc 08/12/13
    Court of Appeals Decision, reported at 719 F.3d 931 06/28/13
    Brief as Amicus 08/31/12

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Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
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Equal Credit Opportunity Act
Equal Protection Clause
Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
Institutionalized Persons
Police Misconduct (Civil Cases)
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Servicemember Cases
Third Party Intervention in Civil Rights Cases
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Updated March 8, 2019

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