Take the Fifth: Nov. 30, 2020 opinions

Designated for publication McRaney v. The North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention, Inc., 19-60293, appeal from N.D. Miss. Denying en banc rehearing (Higginson, J., entering order for the panel, joined by Owen, Stewart, Dennis, Southwick, Haynes, Graves, Higginson, Costa, Engelhardt, JJ.); Ho, J., dissenting from denial of rehearing, joined by Jones, Smith, … More Take the Fifth: Nov. 30, 2020 opinions

Take the Fifth: Nov. 9 and 10, 2020 opinions

Designated for publication U.S. v. Cooper, 19-50119, appeal from W.D. Tex. Elrod, J. (Elrod, Duncan, Wilson), criminal, guilty plea Affirming conviction on use or possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking offense, where defendant had pled guilty, finding sufficient factual bases to support plea; but remanding to correct that plea was to … More Take the Fifth: Nov. 9 and 10, 2020 opinions

Take the Fifth: Oct. 22, 2020 opinions

Designated for publication Whole Woman’s Health v. Paxton, 17-51060, appeal from W.D. Tex., designated for publication Dennis, J. (Stewart, Dennis, Willett), Willett, J., dissenting; abortion law; Opinion originally released on October 13, 2020; released in “MODIFIED” form on Oct. 22 in order to append Judge Willett’s dissent; Take the Fifth‘s original summary of the majority … More Take the Fifth: Oct. 22, 2020 opinions