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 2003 News Releases

News Release #041

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE  

 

NEWS RELEASE # 041

 

FROM:CLERK OF THE SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA


On the 30th day of May, 2003 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:


APPLICATION DISMISSED ON RELATOR'S MOTION :

 

2003-K - 1327      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GERALD CAUSEY (Parish of Orleans)



On the 3rd day of June, 2003 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:


APPLICATION(S) DISMISSED ON RELATORS' MOTIONS :

 

2002-C - 2907      JOHN M. BERNARD AND SONIA MOTLAGH BERNARD v. IBERIA BANK (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-OC- 1194      MIRIAM CALDERON MIRANDA AND EMILIO MIRANDA v. ARMANDO SARDI, M.D., ND WILLIAM RISHER, M.D. AND BUFFORD MOORE, M.D., AND MELODY J. RITTER, M.D. AND SHARON YBOS, C.R.N.A. AND RICHARD J. GRISOLI, M.D., AND OCHSNER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL AND ALTON OCHSNER MEDICAL FOUNDATION AND OCHSNER CLINIC, ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)



On the 4th day of June, 2003 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:


WRIT APPLICATION(S) GRANTED IN PART OTHERWISE DENIED :

 

2003-KK- 0796      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. COREY MILLER (Parish of Jefferson)

See Per Curiam.

CALOGERO, C.J., recused.


WRIT APPLICATION(S) DENIED :

 

2003-KK- 1010      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. COREY MILLER (Parish of Jefferson)

CALOGERO, C.J., recused.

 

2003-KK- 1351      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DONALD SIMMONS, ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

TRAYLOR, J., would grant the writ.

KNOLL, J., would grant the writ.

 

2003-CC- 1407      IN RE: E.N. (Juvenile Court, Parish of Jefferson)

 

2003-CC- 1419      JAMES R. DUGAN, II v. RICHARD H. CHANCEY (Parish of Orleans)



On the 5th day of June, 2003 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:


STAY GRANTED :


2003-KK-1340       STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ALTON JOSEPH BROUSSARD (Parish of Lafayette)



On the 6th day of June, 2003 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:


WRIT APPLICATION(S) GRANTED :

 

2003-K - 0485      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TORY BOATNER (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-K - 0518      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WILLIAM TAVES (Parish of Vermilion)

 

2003-C - 0619      DUSTIN PEPPER v. THOMAS SETH TRIPLETT AND ALLSTATE INSURANCE CO. (Parish of Terrebonne)

 

2003-C - 0794      MICHAEL JOSEPH GALLO v. BRENDA ANN CONNER GALLO (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-C - 1016      LINDA BOZEMAN, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF TOMMY BOZEMAN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA, AND THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT (Parish of Caddo)

 

2003-C - 1030      WILLARD A. EASTIN JR., ET AL v. ENTERGY CORPORATION, ET AL. (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2003-C - 1051      JODY C. DEAN v. SOUTHMARK CONSTRUCTION AND LOUISIANA WORKERS' COMPENSATION CORPORATION (Office of Workers' Compensation District No. 5)


WRIT APPLICATION(S) GRANTED WITH ORDER :

 

2002-C - 1451      PATRICK J. SPEZIO v. PHILLIP J. SPEZIO, JR. (Parish Orleans)

 

2002-KK- 1666      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. EDWARD CRAIG (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J., dissents from the Court's action. The majority opinion in State v. Sylvia, 01-1406, (La. 4/3/03) was wrong. But in all events, the case is distinguishable from Sylvia.

 

2002-KD- 2479      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DARREN GREEN (Parish of Iberville)

 

2002-C - 2689      LOUISIANA WORKERS' COMPENSATION CORPORATION v. HAROLD COOK (Louisiana Workers' Compensation District 065)

 

2003-CC- 0836      JOHN JUNEAU v. STATE OF LOUISIANA THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HOSPITALS, AND JOSEPH JACKSON (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

TRAYLOR, J., would deny the writ.

WEIMER, J., would deny the writ.

 

2003-C - 0936      CYNTHIA COCKERHAM v. VELMA BANKS AND ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Orleans)

See Per Curiam.


WRIT APPLICATION(S) GRANTED IN PART WITH ORDER :

 

2003-OC- 1223      KENTRISHA DAVIS, JOHN MIERL, PHYLLIS BROWN, CAROLINA MENDOZA, MARK MAIER, LOIS IRICK, AND KAREN PORTER v. CASINO COMPANY, L.L.C. (Parish of Orleans)

See Per Curiam.


DISBARMENT ORDERED; SEE PER CURIAM :

 

2003-B - 0935      IN RE: JAMES S. DENHOLLEM


SUSPENSION ORDERED; SEE PER CURIAM :

 

2003-B - 0549      IN RE: ANNE T. TURISSINI

 

2003-B - 0550      IN RE: ANNE T. TURISSINI

 

2003-B - 0551      IN RE: ANNE T. TURISSINI

 

2003-B - 0839      IN RE: GARY W. BAILEY


RECONSIDERATION(S) DENIED :

 

2002-KO- 1100      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LEONARD HENDERSON (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J., would grant the writ.

 

2002-KH- 1417      STATE EX REL. FREDDIE CLEMENTS, JR v. STATE OF LOUISIANA

(Parish of Orleans)

 

2002-KP- 2123      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WILLIAM PLAISANCE (Parish of Caddo)

CALOGERO, C.J., recused.

 

2003-C - 0365      DOROTHY A. WEATHERTON v. ISLE OF CAPRI CASINO (Office of Workers' Compensation Dist. 1 W)

CALOGERO, C.J., recused.


RECONSIDERATION(S) NOT CONSIDERED :

 

2002-CP- 2435      ALFONSO RHONE v. CHARLES LEWIS, ET AL. (Parish of Claiborne)

 

2002-CC- 2794      UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. DAVID SMALL AND CATHY SMALL (Parish of Avoyelles)

 

2002-OB- 3005      IN RE: S.C.T.

 

2003-CC- 0357      WILLOW, INC. AND JAMES WARD v. DON V. JAMES AND MELVIN RIPP, JR. ( Parish of Jefferson)



WRIT APPLICATION(S) NOT CONSIDERED :

 

2003-C - 1057      MICHAEL COBENA v. METRO DISPOSAL, INC., MARICK MCKISSIC LEE, SCOTTSDALE INSURANCE COMPANY AND STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2003-C - 1071      DIANE GUYTON v. MICHELLE YOUNG, UNITED SERVICES AUTOMOBILE   ASSOCIATION AND STATE FARM MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-C - 1175      ALTON CROWDEN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA, DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY & CORRECTIONS (Office of Workers' Compensation District 8)


APPLICATION(S) DISMISSED AT RELATOR'S REQUEST :

 

2003-KH- 0078      STATE EX REL JOHNNY PEARSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)


WRIT APPLICATION(S) DENIED :

 

2002-KH- 0534      STATE EX REL GEORGE BATISTE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. James)

CALOGERO, C.J., KNOLL, J., and WEIMER, J., would grant and order a remand to the district court for the purpose of conducting a hearing to determine why the December 9, 1996, transcript of the guilty plea colloquy requested by relator and ordered by the   district court to be provided to relator does not exist.

 

2002-KO- 1647      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. EDDIE D. JOHNSON (Parish of Orleans)

 

2002-KO- 1736      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LARRY SHARP (Parish of Caddo)

 

2002-KO- 1737      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ANDRE MARTIN (Parish of Washington)

 

2002-KO- 1738      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. BRIAN BERRY (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

WEIMER, J., recused.

 

2002-CI- 1771      ALVIN HARVEY v. 19TH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, CLERK OF COURT, DOUG WELBORN (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2002-CI- 1774      WALTER BURNETTE v. RICHARD L. STALDER, BURL CAIN, DORA RABALAIS, AND JAMES RODGERS (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2002-KO- 1785      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. EDWARD L. SNELGROVE (Parish of Vernon)

 

2002-KO- 1786      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CLIFTON A. AYCHE (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would grant the writ.

 

2002-KO- 1787      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. HARRY JAMES DUGAS (Parish of St. Martin)

 

2002-KO- 1788      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. KEYBIAN ALDON LEWIS (Parish of Washington)

 

2002-KO- 1789      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GREGORY WILLIAMS (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2002-KO- 1790      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JAMES M. SARGENT (Parish of Terrebonne)

 

2002-KO- 1791      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TROY DELONE (Parish of Orleans)

 

2002-KO- 1793      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JOSEPH L. SOILEAU, JR. (Parish of St. Landry)

 

2002-KH- 1807      STATE EX REL ZACHARY T. FRANKLIN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Bossier)

 

2002-KH- 1816      STATE EX REL CLARENCE WILLIAMS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

TRAYLOR, J., recused.

 

2002-KH- 1819      STATE EX REL. NORVEL LASSERE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. John)

 

2002-KH- 1828      STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL IVORY JOE SMITH v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. John)

 

2002-KH- 1829      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. STATE EX REL EARL D. ETIENNE (Parish of St. Martin)

 

2002-KH- 1830      STATE EX REL AARON S. STOGNER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Evangeline)

 

2002-KH- 1831      STATE EX REL MICHAEL DUNCAN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

 

2002-KH- 1832      STATE EX REL TONY F. CLARKE, SR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lafourche)

 

2002-KH- 1833      STATE EX REL LESTER DESMOULIN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

WEIMER, J., recused.

 

2002-KH- 1834      STATE EX REL DOMINIC LEBOUEF v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lafourche)

 

2002-KH- 1835      STATE EX REL JOE JOSEPH WALKER, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Mary)

 

2002-KH- 1844      STATE EX REL ARTHUR BROWN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2002-KH- 1852      STATE EX REL. MICHAEL FRANCIS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Tammany)

WEIMER, J., recused.

 

2002-KO- 1947      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CHRIS G. GILKERS (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2002-KO- 1951      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RICKY STEVEN BREAUX (Parish of Acadia)

 

2002-KP- 2244      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ALVIN JEANMARIE (Parish of Orleans)

 

2002-KK- 2735      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DARREN GREEN (Parish of Iberville)

 

2003-KK- 0161      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TERRELL V. STERLING ETAL. (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-CC- 0276      KENTRISHA DAVIS, ET AL. v. JAZZ CASINO COMPANY, L.L.C. (Parish of Orleans)

See Per Curiam.

 

2003-KK- 0527      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TERRELL V. STERLING ETAL. (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-K - 0553      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ANTHONY GUILBEAU, JR. (Parish of St. Landry)

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

JOHNSON, J., dissents from the denial of the writ and assigns reasons .

WEIMER, J., would grant the writ.

 

2003-K - 0596      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RONALD J. WILLIAMS (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2003-CC- 0613      CLINTON SCHREIBER v. JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER NEW ORLEANS, ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J., would grant the writ.

KNOLL, J., would grant the writ.

WEIMER, J., would grant the writ.

 

2003-C - 0627      TOWN OF HAYNESVILLE, INC. v. ENTERGY CORPORATION AND ENTERGY LOUISIANA, INC. (Parish of Claiborne)

 

2003-K - 0659      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DAVID MARSHALL (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2003-C - 0694      KERMIT A. FOURROUX, CLEMENT BETPOUEY, III, MELVIN L. HIBBERTS AND LYNDON J. SAIA v. THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS FOR THE ORLEANS LEVEE DISTRICT (Parish of Orleans)

KNOLL, J., would grant the writ.

WEIMER, J., would grant the writ.

 

2003-CC- 0840      IN RE: CHEMICAL RELEASE AT BOGALUSA (Parish of Washington)

WEIMER, J., recused.

 

2003-CC- 0860      IN RE: CHEMICAL RELEASE AT BOGALUSA(Parish of Washington)

WEIMER, J., recused.

 

2003-CC- 0887      IN RE: CHEMICAL RELEASE AT BOGALUSA (Parish of Washington)

WEIMER, J., recused.

TRAYLOR, J., would grant the writ.

 

2003-C - 0997      TISHA C. L. LENSEY v. THE CITY OF SHREVEPORT MUNICIPAL FIRE AND POLICE CIVIL SERVICE BOARD OF THE CITY OF SHREVEPORT (Parish of Caddo)

TRAYLOR, J., would grant.

 

2003-CC- 1053      MR. AND MRS. PAUL BRUNS, ET AL. v. ROSELLE HOMES, ET AL (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2003-C - 1059      WILLIAM O. BONIN v. ALERION BANK (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-C - 1066      CHESTER SONGNE AND ANGELINE SONGNE v. DR. WILFORD PERRY STOKES, JR. (Parish of Iberia)

JOHNSON, J., would grant the writ.

 

2003-CC- 1067      EDWARD WILLIAMS, INDIVIDUALLY AND MATTIE WILLIAMS, INDIVIDUALLY, AND ON BEHALF OF THEIR MINOR SON ELLIOTT C. WILLIAMS v. EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD AND HENRY N. DENHAM, JR. (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2003-C - 1068      WILBUR FLINTROY v. SCOTT CUMMINS SALVAGE (Office of Workers'Compensation District 1 E)

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

 

2003-C - 1070      NATALIE WASHINGTON, ON BEHALF OF HER MINOR SON, BRIAN WASHINGTON v. PASTOR PROPERTIES, L.L.C. AND/OR D/B/A RENEE PASTOR PROPERTIES (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-CC- 1072      MARC E. MCNEAL v. PULAU ELECTRONIC CORPORATION AND WILLIAM R. KEGERREIS (Parish of Avoyelles)

 

2003-CC- 1073      THE HEIRS OF RUSSELL J. STEBBINS, ET AL. v. GREG CHAMPAGNE, ST CHARLES PARISH SHERIFF, ET AL. (Parish of St. Charles)

 

2003-CC- 1075      BRYAN L. HEBERT, ET AL. v. GREGORY J. AVERY, ET (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-CC- 1077      GEORGE BICKHAM, JR. v. VANESSA PETTLE, ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-C - 1078      MYRA HARRIS v. FEDERAL FIBRE MILLS CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, INC. (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-C - 1079     SARA SEGAL, FLORETTE NEUWIRTH, LEONA G. STAMLER, SUZANNE GEORGE, EDWARD GEORGE, EVELYN DEBARDELEBEN, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS TRUSTEE FOR THE GEISMAR REAL ESTATE TRUST, AND GEISMAR REAL ESTATE TRUST v. SMITH, JONES & FAWER, L.L.P., RANDALL SMITH, GLADSTONE N. JONES, III, APLC, MICHAEL FAWER AND L. TIFFANY HAWKINS (Parish of Orleans)  

2003-CC- 1091      JAMIE LA RYAN WOODS, ET AL. v. HOUSING AUTHORITY OF ORLEANS, ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-C - 1096      THE ESTATE OF GUY WILSON WILBURN, ET AL. v. DR. BEN LEGGIO AND DESOTO REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM (Parish of Desoto)

 

2003-C - 1100      MR. AND MRS. ADAM THOMAS SR., ANNA PERKINS, MR. AND MRS. WILLIE CROMEDY, AND OTHERS v. MOBIL OIL CORPORATION, CALCINER INDUSTRIES, INC. AND MURPHY OIL, U.S.A., INC. (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-C - 1102      AMOCO PRODUCTION COMPANY v. TEXACO INC., ET AL. (Parish of Vermilion)

 

2003-CC- 1103      RONNIE CLARK v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Charles)

CALOGERO, C.J., recused.

TRAYLOR, J., would grant the writ.

 

2003-C - 1104      AMOCO PRODUCTION COMPANY v. TEXACO INC., ET AL. (Parish of Vermilion)

 

2003-C - 1105      HELEN BARROW v. NORWEST MORTGAGE CORPORATION, NKA, FARGO HOME MORTGAGE, INC., AND MERVIN JEFFERSON AND LORINER G. RIDEAU AND CIVIL SHERIFF, PARISH OF ORLEANS (Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-C - 1109      GARY D. HOWARD v. HOLYFIELD CONSTRUCTION, INC. (Office of Workers' Compensation, District 1 E)

 

2003-C - 1111      STATE OF LOUISIANA, ET AL. v. KITTERLIN CREEK, LLC (Parish of Lasalle)

 

2003-KK- 1132      STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TERRELL V. STERLING, ET AL Parish of Orleans)

 

2003-CC- 1394      LHO NEW ORLEANS LM, L.P. v. MHI LEASCO NEW ORLEANS, INC., ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

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



 
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