Category: 4th Circuit Case Summaries

Week 48 (2017)

Week of November 27, 2017 through December 1, 2017 Frontier-Kemper Constructors v. DOWCP (Diaz 11/30/2017): The Fourth Circuit held that a coal mine construction company is liable and thus responsible for the payment of...

Week 47 (2017)

Week of November 20, 2017 through November 24, 2017 Arlean Brown v. Brian Elliot (Motz 11/21/2017):  The Fourth Circuit held a sheriff’s deputy is entitled to qualified immunity for shooting and killing a man...

Week 46 (2017)

Week of November 13, 2017 through November 17, 2017 Teresa Hensley v. Michael Price (Agee, amended 11/17/2017):  The Fourth Circuit held that the defense of qualified immunity does not apply to defendant police officers...