A hospital drawing blood was not acting as an agent of the state. People v. Deroo, 2020 IL App (3d) 170163, 2020 Ill. App. LEXIS 313 (May 20, 2020).
Defendant’s motion to dismiss his indictment for seizure of a sheep skull taken from a national park that wasn’t part of the indictment is denied. The skull was the focus of a federal warrant and there was a state warrant, too, but there was no charge for the skull. United States v. McReynolds, 2020 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 88631 (D. Ariz. May 20, 2020).*
Plaintiff’s § 1983 case brought over his state case while his state criminal case was pending about that case is barred by abstention because it attempts to interfere with state proceedings. Riley v. Assistant State Atty. Frederick, 2020 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 88923 (N.D. Fla. May 11, 2020).*