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 1997 News Releases

News Release #086

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE # 086

FROM: CLERK OF SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA

On the 3rd day of October, 1997 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:
 

STAY ORDER DENIED; WRIT DENIED:

97-KK- 2395 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DELIA NELSON (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

On the 6th day of October, 1997 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:
 

STAY DENIED; WRIT DENIED.

97-KK- 2458 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. KIRK PASTORICK (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

 

On the 9th day of October, 1997 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:
 

STAY GRANTED:

97-OC- 2411 Orleans Parish Juvenile Court Order (Orleans Parish)
 

STAY DENIED; WRIT DENIED:

97-KD- 2442 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TERRY CASTLEBERRY (Parish of St. Landry)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS DENIED :

97-CC- 2435 CITY OF KENNER v. MS. DIANE M. JOHNSON (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-CC- 2444 J. MANOCO, INC. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA, THROUGH LOUISIANA GAMING CONTROL BOARD (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-KK- 2454 CITY OF DENHAM SPRINGS v. NATHALAN PERKINS (Parish of Livingston)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-KK- 2494 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DWAYNE CARTER, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

 

On the 10th day of October, 1997 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:
 

WRITS GRANTED :

97-C - 1531 CRESCENT TOWING & SALVAGE CO., INC. AND E. N. BISSO & SON, INC. v. ORMET CORPORATION AND THE GREATER BATON ROUGE PORT COMMISSION (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

(Argument limited to Interstate Commerce Issue)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 1653 PETE DAYE, AS PROVISIONAL TUTOR OF THE MINOR, SAMUEL GOODWIN v. GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION, ET AL (Parish of Caddo)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.
 

WRIT GRANTED WITH ORDER :

97-CI- 1486 JAMES POST, JR. v. LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND CORRECTIONS (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.
 

WRIT GRANTED AND TRANSFERRED TO COURT OF APPEAL FIRST CIRCUIT:

97-KH- 2380 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WILLIE JOHN HOLLIDAY, JR. (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS TRANSFERRED TO DISTRICT COURTS :

97-KH- 2254 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ANDREW CLAY (Parish of Orleans)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 2424 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MELVIN POWELL (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.
 

GRANTED IN PART WITH ORDER / DENIED IN PART :

97-KH- 2466 STATE EX REL LARRY ROY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Rapides)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

TRAYLOR, J. - dissents for the reasons assigned by Justice Knoll.

KNOLL, J. - dissents and assigns reasons.
  

SUSPENSION ORDERED; SEE PER CURIAM:

97-B - 1414 IN RE: HEYWARD G. JEFFERS, JR.

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

TRAYLOR, J. - dissents.
 

INTERIM SUSPENSION GRANTED. SEE ORDER.

97-B - 2324 IN RE: MITCHELL W. HERZOG

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.
 

PETITION FOR CONSENT DISCIPLINE REJECTED; SEE PER CURIAM:

97-B - 2246 IN RE: JAMES K. NICHOLS

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

MARCUS, J., dissents

LEMMON, J., dissents

KIMBALL, J., dissents.
 

RECONSIDERATION DENIED :

97-KH- 2085 STATE EX REL RICHARD LAY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Tammany)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.
 

STAY RECALLED; WRIT DENIED.

97-CC- 2418 CLARICE FRILOUX, ET AL. v. CAMPBELL WELLS CORPORATION, ET AL. (Parish of Lafourche)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS DENIED :

96-KO- 0019 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. EZRA GEORGE MITCHELL (Parish of Lafayette)

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 1278 STATE EX REL EARL K. TRUVIA v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 2712 STATE EX REL JOHNEL HUNT v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 3008 STATE EX REL EDWARD HAYES, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 3021 STATE EX REL RITCHARD HERRING v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0002 STATE EX REL DEAN J. DREWES v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0037 STATE EX REL PAUL GRAY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Plaquemines)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0049 STATE EX REL JAMES J. FETTERLY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lafourche)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0065 STATE EX REL DONALD RAY LINK v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0066 STATE EX REL WILLIE HARRISON, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0071 STATE EX REL ROY HARRIS v. THIRD CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEAL (Parish of Calcasieu)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0075 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ALLEN DEVOIL (Parish of Morehouse)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0076 STATE EX REL RICKY LEE LAZZELL v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0077 STATE EX REL WILLIE CARL JONES, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Caddo)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0085 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MELVIN JOHNSON (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0102 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LEROY DAVIS (Parish of Bossier)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0104 STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL, LUTHER ROBERTSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Tangipahoa)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0126 STATE EX REL WILLIAM S. LIGHT v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Caddo)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0127 STATE EX REL MELVIN ALLEN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0132 STATE EX REL STEWART JOHNSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Morehouse)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0137 STATE EX REL MICHAEL WAYNE CALLOWAY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Terrebonne)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0153 STATE EX REL CHARLES CUTLER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Calcasieu)

KNOLL, J. - recused, not on panel.

97-KH- 0155 STATE EX REL JOHN POULLARD v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Landry)

KNOLL, J. - recused, not on panel.

97-KH- 0162 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ANTHONY DIGGS (Parish of Jefferson)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0165 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. OLLIE LESLIE GOLSON, III (Parish of Red River)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0230 NELSON YOUNGBLOOD v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Caddo)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel, recused.

97-KH- 0247 STATE EX REL RONALD CAIN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0258 STATE EX REL RODNEY SMITH v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Washington)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0261 STATE EX REL HAROLD SAVOY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0263 STATE EX REL KENNY W. YOUNG v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Livingston)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0265 STATE EX REL NESTOR L. SOSA v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0267 STATE EX REL GREGORY BROWN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Acadia)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0269 STATE EX REL RAYMOND TATE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Webster)

VICTORY, J. - recused; not on panel.

97-KH- 0271 STATE EX REL LARRY FORTUNE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0274 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RICKEY R. BARNES (Parish of Caddo)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0275 STATE EX REL DAMETRIUS JAMES v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0278 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JERRY LEE BERRY (Parish of Livingston)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0279 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ABRAHAM WESLEY (Parish of Richland)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel; recused.

97-KH- 0320 STATE EX EL KENNEDY JACKSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. James)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0342 STATE EX REL RAY ANTHONY SAMPAY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Iberia)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0345 STATE EX REL BRIAN CHISHOLM v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 1553 STEPHANIE LYNN HIGHTOWER v. BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY AND LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY AND AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL COLLEGE, JOACHIM SINGELMANN AND GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 1579 LEE WAYNE GRANT, ET UX v. ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of LaSalle)

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - would grant the writ.

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 1583 CHARLES & CATHY AUPIED v. SAMER JOUDEH, NATIONAL CAR RENTAL SYSTEM, INC. AND ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 1641 PETE DAYE, AS PROVISIONAL TUTOR OF THE MINOR, SAMUEL GOODWIN v. GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION, ET AL (Parish of Caddo)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-CC- 1662 BRADLEY HEBERT, AND JUDY HEBERT, ET AL v. FEDERAL EXPRESS CORPORATION AND CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF NEW ORLEANS (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 1717 LEE WAYNE GRANT, ET UX v. ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of LaSalle)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 2013 STATE EX REL MICHAEL CALLOWAY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Terrebonne)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 2366 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RAYMOND ODOM (Parish of Caddo)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 2386 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GARY PRICE (Parish of Orleans)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

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