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 1996 News Releases

News Release #085

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE # 085

FROM: CLERK OF SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA

On the 30th day of August, 1996 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:
 

REINSTATEMENT ORDERED:

96-B- 0919 IN RE: MICHAEL O'KEEFE, SR.
 

WRIT DENIED :

96-CC- 2183 LIVINGSTON DOWNS RACING ASSOCIATION, INC. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA, ET AL (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

On the 3rd day of September, 1996 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:
 

WRITS GRANTED WITH ORDER :

94-KH- 0567 JESSIE ST. AMANT v. 19th JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

VICTORY, J. - would deny the writ.

96-CC- 1355 JEANETTE DERANEY, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE SUCCESSION OF MARIE GORIAEB DERANEY v. D. PATRICK KEATING AND THE LAW FIRM OF SANDOZ, SANDOZ & SCHIFF, INC. AND XYZ INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Lafayette)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-CP- 1607 WARREN RANGE v. DOUG MOREAU, DISTRICT ATTORNEY (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS GRANTED AND TRANSFERRED TO COURT OF APPEAL FIRST CIRCUIT :

96-KH- 2028 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. EARL SMITH (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 2093 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. KELLY GOULD (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.
 

WRIT GRANTED AND TRANSFERRED TO DISTRICT COURT :

95-KH- 1927 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WALTER SMITH (Parish of Washington)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS GRANTED IN PART WITH ORDER / DENIED IN PART :

94-KH- 0828 STATE EX REL WILLIAM CLEMENT v. JOHN P. WHITLEY WARDEN (Parish of Concordia)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 0844 STATE EX REL DOUGLAS DENNIS v. 16th JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT (Parish of St. Mary)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 0885 STATE EX REL HAROLD LEE HERBERT v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson Davis)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.
 

APPLICATION DISMISSED AT RELATOR'S REQUEST:

95-KH- 1245 STATE EX REL RONNIE LEE SPARKS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Charles)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.
 

GRANTED; THE MATTER IS DOCKETED AS AN APPEAL; SEE 96-CA-2151:

96-OC- 1786 WILLIAM R. RUSSELL, SR. v. CSX TRANSPORTATION, INC. (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.
 

DISBARMENT ORDERED: SEE PER CURIAM:

96-B - 1032 IN RE: WILBUR D. ATKINS, JR.

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.
 

APPLICATION TRANSFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON BAR ADMISSIONS:

96-OB- 1656 IN RE: GARY M. SILVA

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.
 

MOTION TO ENFORCE DENIED:

96-KH- 1182 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WARREN MAYES (Parish of Orleans)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.
 

STAY ORDER VACATED; WRIT DENIED:

96-CC- 2146 IN RE: JAMES H. "JIM" BROWN, COMMISSIONER FOR THE STATE OF LOUISIANA, AS COURT APPOINTED RECEIVER OF INSURANCE COMPANIES PLACED IN LIQUIDATION, REHABILITATION AND/OR LIQUIDATION (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

VICTORY, J. - votes to grant.

BLEICH, J. - votes to grant and remand to the court of appeal.
 

REHEARINGS DENIED :

96-C - 1093 LARRY GILLS, SR., INDIVIDUALLY AND IN RE KIARA L. GILLS, LARRY GILLS, JR. v. BRENDA BROWN (Parish of Orleans)

WATSON, J. - would grant the rehearing.

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the rehearing.

96-C - 1147 KEVEN LEITH GAINES, INDIVIDUALLY, AND AS NATURAL TUTRIX OF THE MINOR CHILD KIMBERLY MICHELLE GAINES v. THE CITY OF BATON ROUGE, PAT SCREEN, WAYNE ROGILLIO, TONY VIDRINE, TERRY RAYMOND, JOHN D. ATTUSO, JOHNNY WHEELER, JAMES MANN, JULES LOCKETT, KIRK SUMMERS, RICHARD COCKRELL, JR., AND PERCY ROME, JR., ALL IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITIES, AND ALL INDIVIDUALLY (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

LEMMON, J. - would grant the rehearing.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the rehearing.

96-CC- 1326 TREASURE CHEST CASINO, L.L.C. AND THE CITY OF KENNER v. THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON AND THE LOUISIANA RIVERBOAT GAMING COMMISSION (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

WATSON & BLEICH, JJ. - would grant a rehearing.

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1346 DIANNE GOMEZ, WIFE OF/AND GEORGE J. DIMITRI ET AL v. MELINDA W. SEAL, WIFE OF/AND MICHAEL H. O'KEEFE, SR. ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1358 DIANNE GOMEZ, WIFE OF/AND GEORGE J. DIMITRI ET AL v. MELINDA W. SEAL, WIFE OF/AND MICHAEL H. O'KEEFE, SR. ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.
 

RECONSIDERATION DENIED :

94-KK- 1469 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DONALD LEE (Parish of Lafayette)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

94-KK- 1470 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DONALD LEE (Parish of Acadia)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 0988 JASON E. HARKINS v. FATHER GILBERT GAUTHE, ET AL (Parish of Lafayette)

VICTORY, J. - would grant a reconsideration.

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-KK- 1043 STATE OF LOUISIANA, EX REL., LESTER WARD v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lafourche)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1301 JOHN C. HOPKINS, SR., ET AL v. AMERICAN CYANAMID COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of Madison)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.
 

WRIT NOT CONSIDERED :

96-KK- 1797 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CALVIN (CARROLL) BEAUCHAMP (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

BLEICH, J. - votes to grant.
 

WRITS DENIED :

94-KH- 1333 STATE EX REL EDWARD E. BLAKE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Beauregard)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1460 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. BRIAN GLOVER (Parish of Jefferson)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1501 STATE EX REL BOBBY HARRISON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1524 STATE EX REL RAYMOND PERIQUE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1556 STATE EX REL JERRY WILLIS v. JOHN P. WHITLEY, WARDEN (Parish of Calcasieu)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1564 STATE EX REL MILTON ALGERA A/K/A ANTHONY JOSEPH v. HON. PATRICK G. QUINLAN, JUDGE (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1565 STATE EX REL LEROY J. DEMOUCHET v. JOHN P. WHITLEY, WARDEN (Parish of Rapides)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1717 STATE EX REL MICHAEL J. WEBER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1745 STATE EX REL JAMES PARTMAN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Washington)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1778 STATE EX REL JOSE' VANDERLINDER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1791 STATE EX REL TROY JOURNET v. JOHN P. WHITLEY, WARDEN (Parish of St. Martin)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1816 STATE EX REL PHILLIP BUTLER v. JOHN P. WHITLEY, WARDEN (Parish of Ouachita)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1827 STATE EX REL ROLAND DOMINGUE v. LAFOURCHE PARISH 17th JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT (Parish of Lafourche)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1846 STATE EX REL ALLAN M. BENNETT v. DANNY DAVID, WARDEN (Parish of Iberia)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1881 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ROBERT McDANIELS (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1886 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ELVIS STARKS (Parish of Jefferson)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1939 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ELIJAH BROOKS (Parish of Orleans)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

94-KH- 1944 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TONY L. THOMPSON (Parish of Union)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 0563 STATE EX REL EDWARD NELSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 0576 STATE EX REL FREDERICK WILLIAMS v. JOHN P. WHITLEY, WARDEN (Parish of Calcasieu)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 1760 HERSHEY BATISTE v. JAMES A. THERIOT, CLERK (Parish of St. Martin)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 1774 STATE EX REL DREW MICHAEL PIZZO v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 1818 STATE EX REL DAVID OVERTON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 1926 STATE EX REL VERNON LATION v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 1992 STATE EX REL ANTHONY PALMER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2131 STATE EX REL JASON HARRISON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2145 STATE EX REL KEVIN KINCHEN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2149 STATE EX REL DALTON WRIGHT v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2183 STATE EX REL EDDIE JARRELL v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2207 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. REINIER NESLO (Parish of Orleans)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2297 STATE OF LOUISIANA, EX REL CALVIN CITTADINO v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2426 STATE EX REL SIDNEY F. LEWIS, PRO SE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2440 STATE EX REL LAWRENCE J. PANSY, JR. v. JOHN MAMOULIDES, DISTRICT ATTORNEY (Parish of Jefferson)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2441 STATE EX REL ALLEN DABNEY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2460 STATE EX REL MACK CHARLES GAY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lincoln)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel; recused.

95-KH- 2556 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. SIDNEY F. LEWIS (Parish of Orleans)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 0746 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LARRY JACKSON (Parish of Tangipahoa)

LEMMON, J. - would grant the writ.

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1141 CHRISTOPHER WARD v. HERMITAGE INSURANCE CO., ET AL (Parish of Webster)

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

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-KK- 1335 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. PATRICE HILL (Parish of St. Charles)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

LEMMON, J. - not on panel; recused.

96-C - 1337 BRENDA GANHEART v. EXECUTIVE HOUSE APARTMENTS (Parish of Orleans)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

96-KK- 1339 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DONALD ROSS (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel; recused.

96-CC- 1359 TONDA B. MORASCO, ET AL v. CITGO PETROLEUM CORPORATION, ET AL (Parish of Calcasieu)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

WATSON, J. - not on panel; recused.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1367 MITCHELL RUSSO v. HERBERT S. REED, ET AL (Parish of Jefferson)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1373 DOUGLAS ANN THOMPSON v. THOMAS PERKINS (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

96-CC- 1377 CARL DAVID CHENEVERT v. PARISH OF WEST BATON ROUGE (Parish of West Baton Rouge)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1378 JANE VARNADO v. SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY AT NEW ORLEANS (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1709 SHELIA LAWSON, LISA PRINCE, AND KIMBERLY KADY v. DR. JEFFREY STRAUS, LOUISIANA EYE CENTER OF NEW ORLEANS, P.C. D/B/A STRAUS AZAR MEDICAL SURGICAL AND LASER EYE CENTER, MEDICAL CARE INTERNATIONAL, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-KK- 1713 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JULES GREEN (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-KK- 1726 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CURTIS LEE KYLES (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1750 LIVINGSTON DOWNS RACING ASSOCIATION v. LOUISIANA STATE RACING COMMISSION (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-KK- 1773 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CURTIS LEE KYLES (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1789 HARRY R. COLEMAN, JR. v. FISHER LUMBER CORPORATION, ET AL (Parish of Franklin)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-KK- 1830 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CLAYTON ETHERIDGE, JR. (Parish of East Feliciana)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-KK- 1920 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CURTIS LEE KYLES (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 2048 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DAVID M. ADAMS (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 2051 NANCY BARNARD v. DAVID EDWARD BARNARD (Parish of Grant)

WATSON, J. - not on panel; recused.

96-KH- 2088 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WARREN MAYES (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 2091 STATE EX REL MATTHEWS WILLIAMS A/K/A RUSSELL SMITH v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 2092 STATE EX REL DAVID LEE SCOTT v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

96-O - 2099 IN RE: SCOTT PIAS AND JOSEPH A. DELAFIELD (Parish of Calcasieu)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 2110 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DEREK KENDRICK (Parish of Orleans)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

96-CD- 2134 CHARLES A. BROWN D/B/A TRIAMBIENT LOUNGE & RESTAURANT v. STATE OF LOUISIANA, THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND CORRECTIONS, LOUISIANA GAMING CONTROL BOARD (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

 

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