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 1996 News Releases

News Release #113

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE # 113

FROM: CLERK OF SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA

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

STAY DENIED; WRIT DENIED :

96-CC- 2618 MARY TUMBS v. WEMCO, INC. AND ENORMA DORSEY (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.
 

WRIT DENIED :

96-KK- 2620 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TRAVIS ROGERS, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

 

On the 31st day of October, 1996 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:

ALL PROCEEDINGS STAYED:

96-KK- 2577 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MARK V. MARINOFF (Parish of East Baton Rouge)
 

INTERIM SUSPENSION ORDERED: SEE ORDER:

96-B - 2278 IN RE: DONALD L.BECKNER

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

 

On the 1st day of November, 1996 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:
 

WRITS GRANTED :

96-CC- 0125 MALCOLM LEE WASCOM, JR. v. LUCY F. WASCOM (Parish of Washington)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1382 GARY L. VALENTINE v. BONNEVILLE INSURANCE COMPANY, JAMES D. HALL, SR. AND WINNIE S. HALL, STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY AND COMMERCIAL UNION INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Webster)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1690 MR. & MRS. MICHAEL SHEPHARD ON BEHALF OF THEIR DECEASED MINOR CHILD, MATTHEW E. SHEPHARD v. ALFRED L. SCHEELER, ET AL AND OTHER CONSOLIDATED CASES (Parish of St. Bernard) (Consolidated with No. 96-C-1720)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1720 MR. & MRS. MICHAEL SHEPHARD ON BEHALF OF THEIR DECEASED MINOR CHILD, MATTHEW E. SHEPHARD v. ALFRED L. SCHEELER, ET AL AND OTHER CONSOLIDATED CASES (Parish of St. Bernard) (Consolidated with No. 96-C--1690)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1796 STATE OF LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION & DEVELOPMENT v. ALFRED SCRAMUZZA, ET AL (Parish of St. Charles) (Consolidated with No. 96-C-1820)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1820 STATE OF LOUISIANA through DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT v. ALFRED SCRAMUZZA, ET AL (Parish of St. Charles) (Consolidated with No. 96-C-1796)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS GRANTED WITH ORDER :

96-KK- 1930 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MATTHEW NELLON (Parish of Orleans)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1940 JAMES R. TOWNLEY v. LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND CORRECTIONS (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

See Per Curiam.

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 2580 TOMAS R. CABAHUG, JR. v. TEXT SHIPPING CO., LTD., THE UNITED KINGDOM MUTUAL STEAM SHIP ASSURANCE ASSOCIATION (BERMUDA) LTD. (Parish of Ascension)

See Per Curiam.

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

LEMMON, J. - dissents and would deny the writ.

VICTORY, J. - dissents and would deny the writ.
 

WRIT NOT CONSIDERED :

96-CC- 1959 DORIS LANDRY v. FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTAGE ASSOCIATION, JOHNNY MARINE, AS SHERIFF OF ST. CHARLES PARISH AND STANLEY KARL LANE, SR. (Parish of St. Charles)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS DENIED :

96-C - 0178 LAWRENCE J. FINN AND JOANN FINN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT, OURSO FUNERAL HOME, INC., AND ABC INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Iberville)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-KK- 0492 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. VERNON HOLMES (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - would grant to resolve conflict in court of appeal decisions. State v. Duhon, 95-2724 (La. 5/21/96). State v. Loren, 587 So.2d 162 (La. App. 4th Cir. 1991). State v. Mims, 552 So.2d 664 (La. App. 2nd Cir. 1989). State v. O'Doyle, 539 So.2d 1273 (La. App. 3rd Cir. 1989).

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

96-K - 1215 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. SAMUEL DAVIS (Parish of Lafayette)

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

LEMMON, J. - would grant the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 1294 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MICHAEL RILEY (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

96-KO- 1303 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TERRY L. NEWERLS (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 1386 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. PIERRE T. JACKSON (Parish of Union)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 1406 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ROBIN JOSEPH BRUNET, SR. (Parish of Terrebonne)

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

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 1410 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DIANE BLACKSHIRE CALDWELL (Parish of Bossier)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

96-K - 1412 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. KENDRICK FISHER (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1784 CARROLL DENNY COLEMAN, ET AL VERSUS CHEVRON PIPE LINE COMPANY C/W CHEVRON PIPE LINE COMPANY VERSUS BERTHA COLEMAN RILEY, ET AL C/W CHEVRON PIPE LINE COMPANY v. ELVINA COLEMAN WARREN, ET AL (Parish of Plaquemines)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1800 NOLMAR CORPORATION v. THE SEWERAGE & WATER BOARD OF NEW ORLEANS AND THE NEW ORLEANS CRIMINAL SHERIFF'S OFFICE (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - would grant the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1882 JEANETTE D. BAUGHMAN, ET AL v. STATE OF LOUISIANA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT, ET AL (Parish of Caddo)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1898 MICHAEL TODD HARVEY v. OUACHITA PARISH SCHOOL BOARD, ET AL (Parish of Caddo)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1903 TIMOTHY PARROTT v. THE CITY OF BATON ROUGE, PARISH OF EAST BATON ROUGE, ET AL (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1905 THE HOME INSURANCE COMPANY v. COMMERCE & INDUSTRY INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1906 SUCCESSION OF LEOPOLINDA PENA, WIDOW OF SOLOMON WEINBERGER (Parish of Jefferson)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1910 WALTER PENA v. ROY J. FANN, STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1911 KATY CAULFIELD, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF HER MINOR CHILD, KRISTINA LA BOVE v. BILLY RAY LEONARD, AUTOMOTIVE CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY, CAR INSURANCE COMPANY (F/K/A) AUTOMOTIVE CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY AND LOUISIANA INSURANCE GUARANTY COMPANY ASSOCIATION (Parish of Jefferson)

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

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1914 AMY PINEIRO WIFE OF/AND JACK PINEIRO v. KRAZY KORNER, INC., ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1915 BRIAN BRADLEY v. MIKE ROUGEE CORPORATION

(Office of Workers' Compensation District # 7)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

96-CK- 1917 STATE OF LOUISIANA IN THE INTEREST OF A.N.D. (Parish of Jefferson)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1918 WASHINGTON NATIONAL INSURANCE v. RHONDA ARNAUD (Parish of St. Landry)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1919 LIBERTY RICE MILL, INC. v. CITY OF KAPLAN, ET AL (Parish of Vermilion)

WATSON, J. - would grant the writ.

LEMMON, J. - would grant the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1921 ANN SUMMERVILLE AND NED SUMMERVILLE v. LOUISIANA NURSERY OUTLET, INC. ET AL (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1922 FLORA TARDY, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF HER MINOR CHILD, KENDRICK HINES v. WILSON PHILLIPS, GLINDA B. PHILLIPS AND PATTERSON INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of St. Mary)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1923 DORIS T. BYNOG, ET AL v. INSULATION TECHNOLOGIES, ET AL (Parish of Natchitoches)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1924 MIKE HOOKS, INC. v. JACO SERVICES, INC. AND ACCEPTANCE INSURANCE CORPORATION (Parish of Calcasieu)

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

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

KIMBALL, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1925 NANCY AND PAUL BILLINGSLEY v. PERCY MITCHELL (Parish of Tangipahoa)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1926 DAWN COMFORD v. BENEDICT'S OF MANDEVILLE, INC. AND B. J. DELUZIAN (Parish of St. Tammany)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-KK- 1928 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. PHILLIP A. HOUSTON (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1929 BREALAND GARRETT, JR. v. RICHLAND PARISH POLICE JURY, ET AL (Parish of Richland)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1934 ROBERT W. PARSONS AND WILLIAM M. MYRICK v. BASF CORP., W.C. MORAN, DON HYSELL, AND LARRY KELLY (Parish of Ascension)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1937 DANIEL KONRAD WILLIS v. GARY VENTRELLA AND DIONE MARTRAIN VENTRELLA (Parish of West Feliciana)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1941 WALTER KENNETH GUILLOT v. DONALD GENE REYNOLDS AND KENTUCKY CENTRAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1942 DEBRA C. GOFF v. K-MART CORPORATION (Parish of St. Bernard)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1943 TAMIKA TYSON, individually and for the use of the minor, MYISHA TYSON v. BROOKSHIRES GROCERY COMPANY d/b/a SUPER 1 FOODS and ITT HARTFORD (Parish of Bossier)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1944 LORI THOMAS v. CAUSEWAY CHIEF OF POLICE ROBERT B. SUTHERLIN, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1945 CHANDELL HARDY AND STEVE HARDY, INDIVIDUALLY, ON BEHALF OF THEIR MINOR DAUGHTER, MARIAH ASHLEY HARDY v. A+ RENTAL INCORPORATED, E.F.G. INSURANCE COMPANY, OWNER AND X.Y.Z. INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1947 CLAUDE JASON DOMINGUE AND DAVID TROY DOMINGUE v. ABC CORPORATION ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-C - 1948 DONNA M. CHADWICK v. ROSS DOWNING CHEVROLET

(Office of Workers' Compensation District # 6)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1950 RICKY JAMES BLANCHARD AND ELIZABETH M. BLANCHARD v. MISSOURI PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY A/K/A MISSOURT PACIFIC LINES AND W.A. MITTERNIGHT STATE OF LOUISIANA, THROUGH DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT THE PARISH OF ST. MARTIN (Parish of St. Martin)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1951 BURTON L. CROW, JR. and DOROTHY CROW v. RALPH C. BERRY, STATE FARM AUTOMOBILE INS. CO. and GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES INS. CO. (Parish of Red River)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1952 MMR-RADON CONSTRUCTORS, INC. v. THE CONTINENTAL INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1953 IVAN E. IMES v. LYNDA L. IMES (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-CC- 1955 MARY FUSILIER, ET VIR v. EDWARD W. (NED) DAUTERIVE, JR., M.D. ETAL (Parish of Iberia)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1956 COLONIAL AMUSEMENTS, INC. v. LOUSTEAU R V CENTER OF GONZALES, INC. (Parish of Ascension)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1958 GREAT WEST CASUALTY COMPANY v. ROSE MARY WARREN MANNING, TISH MANNING DILLON, RITA A. MANNING, AND HEALTHCARE RECOVERIES, INC. (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

WATSON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1960 PEARL P. PARKER, ET AL v. CENTENARY HERITAGE MANOR NURSING HOME, ET AL (Parish of Caddo)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1963 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GARY SAUCIER (Parish of Lafourche)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-C - 1965 ROYCE THOMAS v. ARMSTRONG WORLD INDUSTRIES, INC., ET AL (Parish of West Baton Rouge)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1966 CLAUDE JASON DOMINGUE AND DAVID TROY DOMINGUE v. ABC CORPORATION (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

BLEICH, J. - would grant the writ.

96-KK- 1970 STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL, RALPH JONES v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Tammany)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1975 RUTH LEWIS CRAWFORD v. PICCADILLY CAFETERIA, INC. D/B/A RALPH & KACOO'S RESTAURANT (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-CC- 1976 HENRY SAUVIAC v. POWELL INSURANCE AGENCY, INC. (Parish of Jefferson)

BLEICH, J. - not on panel.

 

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