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 2007 News Releases

News Release #019

 

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE # 019

FROM: CLERK OF THE SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA

 

The Opinions handed down on the 9th day of March, 2007, are as follows:

BY CALOGERO, C.J.:

2006-C- 1077 SID HEBERT, SHERIFF v. KATIE M. HOLLIER, ET AL. (Parish of Iberia)
For the reasons stated herein, the judgment of the court of appeal is
reversed and the judgment of the trial court denying the Motion to Recind the Tax Redemption is reinstated.
REVERSED; TRIAL COURT JUDGMENT REINSTATED.

Retired Judge Philip C. Ciaccio, ad hoc, sitting for Traylor, J., recused.

JOHNSON, J., concurs.

 

BY JOHNSON, J.:

2006-C- 0999 CALVIN RABALAIS AND MERION RABALAIS v. LLOYD A. NASH, JR., ET AL.(Parish of Avoyelles)
For the foregoing reasons, we reverse the ruling of the court of appeal and reinstate the judgment of the trial court.
REVERSED AND JUDGMENT OF TRIAL COURT REINSTATED

CALOGERO, C.J., dissents and assigns reasons.
VICTORY, J., additionally concurs for the reasons assigned by Weimer, J.
KNOLL, J., dissents and assigns reasons.
WEIMER, J., additionally concurs and assigns reasons.

 

BY VICTORY, J.:

2006-C- 1181 BETTY JO H. WRIGHT, ET AL v. LOUISIANA POWER & LIGHT, ET AL. (Parish of Ouachita)
For the reasons stated herein, the judgment of the court of appeal is
reversed, and the judgment of the trial court granting defendants' motion for summary judgment is reinstated.
REVERSED.

KNOLL, J., dissents and assigns reasons.

PER CURIAM:

2006-CA-0702 W.R.M. v. H.C.V. AND M.J.V. (Parish of Calcasieu)
The judgment of the court of appeal is vacated and set aside. W.R.M.'s petition to establish filiation is dismissed with prejudice.

CALOGERO, C.J., assigns additional concurring reasons.
KIMBALL, J., additionally concurs for reasons assigned by Calogero, C.J.
JOHNSON, J., additionally concurs and assigns reasons.
TRAYLOR, J., concurs and assigns reasons.
WEIMER, J., additionally concurs and assigns reasons.

 

 

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