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2000 News Releases

News Release #89

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE # 89

FROM : CLERK OF SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA

The Opinions handed down on the 8th day of December, 2000 , are as follows:


BY LEMMON, J. :

1999-KO- 3278 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GERARD A. BELL (Parish of Ascension)

(Armed Robbery)

For these reasons, the defendant's conviction and sentence are reversed, and the case is remanded to the district court for a new trial.

TRAYLOR, J., dissents for reasons assigned by Knoll, J.

KNOLL, J., dissents and assigns reasons.

 

PER CURIAM :

1999-K- 3304 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. PAUL A. JAMES (Parish of St. Tammany)

(Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute)

Accordingly, the decision of the court of appeal is reversed, the trial court's original judgment granting the motion to suppress is reinstated, and this case is remanded to the district court for further proceedings consistent with the views expressed herein.

TRAYLOR, J., dissents and assigns reasons.

KNOLL, J., concurs and assigns reasons.

1999-K- 3612 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LEE EDWARD DONALD (Parish of Caddo)

(Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm)

Accordingly, the decision of the Second Circuit is reversed and this case is remanded to the court of appeal for consideration of the remaining assignments of error pretermitted on original appeal.

REVERSED AND REMANDED.

2000-KK- 0178 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CARL WILSON, ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

(Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute)

Accordingly, the judgments below are reversed and this case is remanded to the trial court for further proceedings consistent with the views expressed herein.

JUDGMENT REVERSED; CASE REMANDED.

 

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