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1996 News Releases

News Release #014

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE

FROM: CLERK OF SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA

On the 2nd day of February, 1996 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:
 

WRITS GRANTED :

95-K - 2328 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. BRIAN BORDENAVE AND KEVIN ANDERSON (Parish of Orleans)

95-C - 2895 DIANNA M. THERIOT, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF HER MINOR DAUGHTER, GINA M. THERIOT v. MIDLAND RISK INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of Calcasieu)
 

REHEARING GRANTED :

95-C - 1869 WILLIE J. SHELTON AND LUCY BRADFORD SHELTON v. CHRYSLER FIRST FINANCIAL SERVICES CORPORATION, F/K/A FINANCE AMERICA, INC., LEO McINTOSH AND LOUISIANA FINANCIAL ASSOCIATES (Parish of East Baton Rouge)
 

WRITS GRANTED WITH ORDER :

95-K - 2335 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JOHNNIE KELLY (Parish of Orleans)

See Per Curiam.

CALOGERO, C.J. - concurs and assigns reasons.

WATSON, J. - concurs and notes he does not think the sentence was unconstitutionally excessive.

95-K - 2462STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CATHY L. HAMILTON (Parish of Orleans)

See Per Curiam.

CALOGERO, C.J. - concurs and assigns reasons.

95-K - 2484 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. NATHAN J. WEBSTER (Parish of Orleans)

See Per Curiam.

CALOGERO, C.J. - concurs and assigns reasons.

WATSON, J. - concurs and notes he does not think the sentence was unconstitutionally excessive.

96-KH- 0137 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JAMES J. COLE (Parish of Orleans)
 

REHEARING GRANTED WITH ORDER :

95-CC- 2496 MURPHY'S LEASE & WELDING SERVICE, INC., ET AL v. STOKES OILFIELD SERVICE INC., ET AL (Parish of Vermilion)

(See Order)
 

WRITS GRANTED AND TRANSFERRED TO COURTS OF APPEAL :

96-KH- 0228 STATE EX REL JESSICA CHAISSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lafayette) (Court of Appeal Third Circuit)

96-KH- 0229 STATE EX REL SAMUEL WILLIAMS, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)(Court of Appeal Fourth Circuit)

96-KH- 0235 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WILLIAM RUIZ (Parish of Terrebonne)

(Court of Appeal First Circuit)

96-KH- 0240 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DARRYL HAMMOND (Parish of East Baton Rouge) (Court of Appeal First Circuit)

96-KH- 0242 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JOSEPH C. ZENON (Parish of St. Martin) (Court of Appeal First Circuit)
 

WRIT GRANTED AND TRANSFERRED TO DISTRICT COURTS :

96-KH- 0234 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. PAUL DAVIS (Parish of Orleans)

96-KH- 0236 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ANTHONY WELLS (Parish of Orleans)

96-KH- 0250 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DEVIN GARNICA (Parish of Orleans)
 

WRITS GRANTED IN PART WITH ORDER / DENIED IN PART :

93-KH- 1683 STATE EX REL WILLIE HARRISON v. RICHARD L. STALDER, SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS (Parish of Orleans)

93-KH- 1962 STATE EX REL DARRYL L. TATE v. RICHARD L. STALDER, SECRETARY (Parish of Orleans)

96-KH- 0224 STATE EX REL CARL HACKETT v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

96-KH- 0225 STATE EX REL CLARENCE FOY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

96-KH- 0226 STATE EX REL EDWARD LEMON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)
 

PERMISSION TO TAKE BAR EXAMINATION GRANTED:

96-OB- 0296 IN RE: CHERYL ANN McANESPY-SMITH
 

WRIT NOT CONSIDERED :

95-CC- 3101 LOUISE L. THEUS v. MARY THOMAS ALLEN (Parish of Bienville)


 

WRITS DENIED :

93-KH- 1906 STATE EX REL WAYNE LEDET v. N. BURL CAIN, WARDEN (Parish of Terrebonne)

93-KH- 1907 STATE EX REL JAMES L. MILLS v. BRADY FITZSIMMONS, JUDGE (Parish of Washington)

93-KH- 1909 STATE EX REL KEVIN BURLINGAME v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of West Feliciana)

93-KH- 1912 GERALD MANNING v. RICHARD L. STALDER, SECRETARY (Parish of Ouachita)

93-KH- 1923 STATE EX REL STACY SONNIER v. RICHARD L. STALDER, SECRETARY (Parish of Calcasieu)

93-KH- 1925 STATE EX REL MAJOR LEE ROBINSON v. RICHARD A. WALL, WARDEN (Parish of Rapides)

95-KP- 1781 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. THOMAS E. ADAMS, JR. (Parish of Jefferson)

KIMBALL, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

95-K - 2175 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ERIC T. WILLIAMS (Parish of Claiborne)

95-K - 2291 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LEONARD DOMINICK (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - would grant the writ.

LEMMON, J. - would grant the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.
 

95-KO- 2311 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JAMES G. TYLER (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

95-K - 2331 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. PERRY D. JOHNSON AND CHARLES DIBARTOLO (Parish of Orleans)

95-K - 2475 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ERNEST ALLEN a/k/a MITCHAEL HAYES AND GEORGE COOKS a/k/a LAWRENCE KELLY (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - recused.

95-K - 2501 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. REX HOWARD COUNTEE (Parish of Rapides)

95-K - 2503 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. BUD FOGAN (Parish of Orleans)

95-KO- 2517 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JOHN POOL, A/K/A CEDERICK CALDWELL, A/K/A DANNY WHITE (Parish of Orleans)

95-KO- 2557 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ERNEST ALLEN A/K/A MICHAEL HAYES AND GEORGE COOKS A/K/A LAWRENCE KELLY (Parish of Orleans)

95-K - 2558 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. KRYSTAL H. MONIER (Parish of Orleans)

95-K - 2609 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DELMER R. CLAFFEY (Parish of Richland)

95-K - 2625 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. VATAGGO D. LEWIS (Parish of Orleans)

95-C - 2651 CHARLES FONTENETTE v. MCDERMOTT, INC. (Office of Workers' Compensation District 9)

95-C - 2723 KARRI J. PROOS MARTIN v. CAROL KENT MARTIN (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

95-C - 2748 JCM CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, INC. v. ORLEANS PARISH SCHOOL BOARD C/W ORLEANS PARISH SCHOOL BOARD v. MICHAEL J. GEGG D/B/A JCM CONSTRUCTION CO., ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

95-C - 2820 MARIE REVEL v. BRUCE C. SNOW, ET AL (Parish of Vermilion)

95-C - 2821 RICHARD MCKNIGHT v. NICHOLS CONSTRUCTION, ET AL (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

95-KK- 2823 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TINA BENNETT (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

CALOGERO, C.J. - recused.

95-C - 2826 FRANK T. SMITH VERSUS AMERICAN LLOYDS INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL C/W MICHAEL G. WILLIAMS VERSUS AMERICAN LLOYDS INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL C/W MRS. GWEN M. FUCCI, INDIVIDUALLY AND FOR AND ON BEHALF OF AND AS THE NATURAL TUTRIX OF HER MINOR SON, TROY LAWRENCE FUCCI v. KEVIN KASTNER, K & L LEASING, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

95-C - 2827 IN THE MATTER OF LUCAS ANTHONY DILEO, M. D. (Parish of Orleans)

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

KIMBALL, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

95-C - 2828 RONNIE L. DAIGREPONT, CARL J. DAIGREPONT AND VICKIE P. DAIGREPONT v. LOUISIANA STATE RACING COMMISSION, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.
 

95-C - 2832 RUTH TURNER v. ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - would grant the writ.

95-CC- 2833 AMERICAN CYANAMID COMPANY v. HARSCO CORPORATION AND NUTTER ENGINEERING, A DIVISION OF PATTERSON-KELLEY COMPANY - HARSCO CORPORATION (Parish of Jefferson)

95-KK- 2834 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WILLIAM F. HENDRICK (Parish of Livingston)

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

95-C - 2842 CHERYL S. WHATLEY v. CADDO PARISH SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT C/W LAURA WHATLEY v. CADDO PARISH SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT (Parish of Caddo)

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

95-C - 2844 THOMAS R. ELROD v. P. J. ST. PIERRE MARINE, INC. AND OCEAN MARINE INDEMNITY COMPANY (Parish of Jefferson)

CALOGERO, C.J. - would grant the writ.

95-C - 2847 KEITH SEVIN v. MCDERMOTT, INC. (Office of Workers' Compensation District 7)

95-C - 2848 ZELMA STRIBLING WATKINS AND DIXIE LEE STRIBLING v. CLEVELAND BETHLEY, JR.; E.R. KIPPER HARDWARE & LUMBER CORPORATION AND NATIONAL UNION FIRE INS. CO. OF PITTSBURG C/W JESSIE LEE BENJAMIN & AS NATURAL TUTRIX OF HER MINORS, D.D.L., C.L.B., V.E.L., M.G.L., J.M.L.W., P.O.L., K.L., F.B.L. & G.L. v. E.R. KIPER HARDWARE & LUMBER CORPORATION AND NATIONAL UNION FIRE INS. CO. OF PITTSBURG (Parish of Franklin)

95-C - 2854 WILMA THALLER AND RICHARD THALLER D/B/A ADVANCE SEWING CENTER v. A-1 VACUUM & SEWING CENTER, RAY WESSINGER, AMIE WESSINGER, PFAFF AMERICAN SALES CORPORATION AND RAINER MOSER (Parish of Jefferson)

95-C - 2855 SANDRA USNER (PHILLIPS) THORNE, ET AL v. CLYDE JAMES PHILLIPS, III, ET AL (Parish of Jefferson)

95-C - 2856 JOHNSON & PLACKE, ET AL v. JAMES A. NORRIS, JR. (Parish of Ouachita)

95-KK- 2858 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JOANN WILLIAMS, MONIQUE BREELY AND STEPHANIE BROWN, A/K/A STEPHANIE HARRIS (Parish of Orleans)

95-CC- 2860 ALVIN LANGSFORD, SR. AND ROSILAND PETZ LANGSFORD v. LAKELAND MEDICAL CENTER, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

95-C - 2863 OJEEG JOHN BOURQUE, JR. v. STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of Lafayette)

95-C - 2864 THOMAS E. DOWDEN v. MID STATE SAND & GRAVEL CO. INC., ET AL (Parish of Rapides)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

95-C - 2865 SHIRLEY FERRIER v. JORDACHE-DITTO'S C/W DITTO APPAREL AND EXECUTIVE RISK CONSULTANTS v. FENOLI HEALTH CLINC

(Office of Workers' Compensation District 1E)

CALOGERO, C.J. - would grant the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

95-C - 2867 PHYLLIS MARKS v. HOLLIS HOME HEALTH GEORGE S. BOURGEOIS

(Office of Workers' Compensation District 2)

95-C - 2869 KIMBERLY SYRIE v. VICTOR R. SCHILAB, ET AL (Parish of Lafayette)

95-CC- 2872 LINDA C. WASHINGTON v. INTRALOX, INC., ST. PAUL FIRE & MARINE INSURANCE COMPANY AND BINH VAN VU (Parish of Jefferson)

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

95-C - 2877 SUCCESSION OF BURLEIGH JUDE SONGNE, SR. (Parish of Vermilion)

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

95-C - 2880 BARBARA DUFOUR AND BARRY DUFOUR v. LOVELL JOHN MAYEAUX, JR., M.D., ET AL (Parish of Avoyelles)

95-C - 2882 LYNN E. STONE v. CLYDE L. FARRAR, JR. (Parish of Lincoln)

95-C - 2886 SUCCESSION OF KATIE L. JONES (Parish of Jackson)

95-C - 2894 ESTATE OF DIANE HARRIS v. ERNEST J. LEDET, D/B/A MR. DEE'S ARCADE (Office of Workers' Compensation District 9)

95-CC- 2898 JOHN E. JACKSON, JR. A LAW CORPORATION AND JOHN E. JACKSON, JR. v. UNGAR & WHEELAHAN, A PROFESSIONAL LAW CORPORATION, RANDY J. UNGAR, AND HAROLD M. WHEELAHAN, III DARRYL TSCHRIN AND DARRYL TSCHRIN LAW CORPORATION (Parish of Jefferson)

95-C - 2900 CLARENCE SMITH v. GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORPORATION

(Office of Workers' Compensation District 1E)

95-C - 2901 GARY J. McLAIN AND TERRY McLAIN v. SAFEWAY INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL BILL & RALPHS, INC. (Parish of Webster)

95-C - 2902 JUNE BRAZLEY v. BURGER KING CORPORATION

(Office of Workers' Compensation District 8)

95-C - 2905 ELTON E. MASON v. AUTO CONVOY

(Office of Workers' Compensation District 1)

95-CP- 2907 AUTRY LEE JONES v. C. PAUL PHELPS AND HARRY L. SHAHEEN (Parish of East Feliciana)

95-C - 2918 ROBERT M. DUPLECHIN, JR. AND WINNIE S. DUPLECHIN v. MILDRED W. ADAMS, EXECUTRIX, AND GAYLE GUILLORY (Parish of Livingston)

95-C - 2921 TRAVIS SHOES, INC. AND TRAVIS GROUP, INC. v. BUILDING CONSTRUCTION ENTERPRISES INC. AND STRILING PROPERTIES, INC. (Parish of Bossier)

95-CC- 2925 MAVIE M. AIKENS, ET AL VS LOUISIANA FARM BUREAU MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY, ANNETTE SEAL, ET AL VS CHEMI-TROL CHEMICAL CO., ET AL; MARTHA JAMES, ET AL v. S & M FERTILIZER & SEED CO., ET AL (consolidated with 68,135; 69,948; and 69,868) (Parish of Tangipahoa)

95-CC- 2926 MAVIE M. AIKENS, ET AL VS LOUISIANA FARM BUREAU MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY, ANNETTE SEAL, ET AL VS CHEMI-TROL CHEMICAL CO., ET AL; MARTHA JAMES, ET AL v. S & M FERTILIZER & SEED CO., ET AL (consolidated with 68,135; 69,948; and 69,868) (Parish of Tangipahoa)
 

95-CC- 2930 JOHN E. JACKSON, JR., A LAW CORPORATION AND JOHN E. JACKSON, JR. v. UNGAR & WHEELAHAN, A PROFESSIONAL LAW CORPORATION, RANDY J. UNGAR AND HAROLD M. WHEELAHAN, III, DARRYL TSCHIRN AND DARRYL TSCHIRN LAW CORPORATION (Parish of Jefferson)

95-CC- 2932 DIANNA ZENON v. DELCHAMPS, INC. (Parish of Tangipahoa)

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

95-KH- 3044 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CHARLES DIBARTOLO (Parish of Orleans)

96-C - 0181 ROBIN SCOTT NEE ROWAN v. JAMES MATTHEW SCOTT (Parish of West Feliciana)

96-KH- 0248 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CHARLES CUTLER (Parish of Calcasieu)

96-KK- 0265 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. BOBBIE BAISE COLEMAN (Parish of Pointe Coupee)

96-CC- 0267 RENEE VIRGINIA MAMOLO CHAISSON, ET AL v. ST. PAUL FIRE AND MARINE INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

WATSON, J. - concurs in the denial; the applicant is correct on the law but this does not appear to be a matter for summary judgment.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

96-CC- 0273 RENEE VIRGINIA MAMOLO CHAISSON, ET AL v. ST. PAUL FIRE AND MARINE INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

96-KK- 0279 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JOHNNY McDONALD, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

 

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