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 2009 News Releases

News Release #004

 

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE # 004

FROM: CLERK OF THE SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA

 

On the 21st day of January, 2009, the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case listed below:

WRIT APPLICATION GRANTED WITH ORDER:

2008-KH-2920        STATE EX REL. MARVIN WILEY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Terrebonne)

 

WRIT APPLICATION WITHDRAWN ON RELATOR’S MOTION:

2008-OB-3011        IN RE: SCOTT MICHAEL GUIDRY

 

On the 22nd day of January, 2009, the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case listed below:

WRIT APPLICATION DENIED; STAY DENIED:

2009-CJ-0123        MICHAEL DUVALL v. TRACI DUPONT DUVALL (Parish of St. Martin)

KIMBALL, C.J., would grant on issue of the hearing officer changing the order of the district judge.

 

 

On the 26th day of January, 2009, the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case listed below:

WRIT APPLICATION DENIED; STAY DENIED:

2009-CC-0163        KAYLEM MATHERNE, JIMMY MCGUIRE AND WILLIAM HUGHES v. SHELL CHEMICAL, LP AND ADRIAN NAQUIN (Parish of St. Charles)

 

 

On the 28th day of January, 2009, the following action were taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the cases listed below:

PETITION FOR TRANSFER TO DISABILITY INACTIVE STATUS GRANTED; SEE ORDER:

2009-OB-0194        IN RE: MARTHA JOSEPHINE BUSH CHANDLER

 

WRIT APPLICATIONS GRANTED WITH ORDER:

2008-KK-2825        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CALVIN PREYAN (Parish of Orleans)

 

2009-CC-0128        JOAN WALKER, ET AL. v. AVONDALE INDUSTRIES, INC., ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J., would deny.

KNOLL, J., would deny.

STAY DENIED; WRIT APPLICATION DENIED:

2009-CC-0109        SOUTHERN HOMES, AL, INC. v. BERMUDA LAKES, LLC (Parish of Orleans)

 

WRIT APPLICATIONS DENIED:

2009-CC-0120        JOAN WALKER, ET AL. v. AVONDALE INDUSTRIES, INC., ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

 

WRIT APPLICATIONS DENIED:

2009-CC-0137        TAMMY M. SCHNEIDAU v. MICHAEL VANDERWALL, ET AL. (Parish of Jefferson)

 

 

 

On the 30th day of January, 2009, the following actions were taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the cases listed below:

WRIT APPLICATION GRANTED:

2008-K -1033        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DEMARCUS KENTRELL HOLLINS (Parish of East Feliciana)

 

WRIT APPLICATION GRANTED IN PART; OTHERWISE DENIED:

2007-KH-2357        STATE EX REL. RONALD W. ADAMS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Tammany)

 

WRIT APPLICATIONS GRANTED WITH ORDER:

2008-CI-0815        MAURICE GIBBS v. LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND CORRECTIONS (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2008-K -1194        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. SHAWN DRAKE (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

See Per Curiam.

VICTORY, J., would deny the writ.

TRAYLOR, J., would deny the writ.

KNOLL, J., would deny the writ.

 

2008-CC-2553        BETTY CASTILLE v. DR. DRAKE E. BELLANGER, ET AL. (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2008-CC-2781        TENSAS POPPADOC, INC. v. CHEVRON U S A, INC., ET AL. (Parish of Concordia)

KNOLL, J., recused.

 

CASE REMANDED TO DISTRICT COURT; SEE PER CURIAM:

2008-CA-2789        DAVID PAUL ROGOZ vs. TANGIPAHOA PARISH COUNCIL (Parish of Tangipahoa)

 

PERMANENTLY DISBARED; SEE PER CURIAM:

2008-B -2354        IN RE: F. SCOTT STRAUB

 

TRANSFERRED TO THE DISTRICT COURT:

2009-KH-0051        STATE EX REL. NATHANIEL ANDERSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Plaquemines)

 

WRIT APPLICATIONS NOT CONSIDERED:

2008-KK-2799        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JOHN JOHNSON (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

2008-KK-2802        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MAURICE JOHN BORREL, IV (Parish of Natchitoches)

STAY DENIED; WRIT APPLICATION DENIED:

2008-C -2820        GERARD MENDONCA v. TIDEWATER INC. C/W GERARD MENDONCA v. TIDEWATER, INC. (Parish of Orleans)

REHEARING GRANTED; WRIT DENIED:

2008-CC-2170        HELEN C. MCCANN, ET AL. vs. THE SHERWIN WILLIAMS COMPANY, ET AL. (Parish of Jefferson)

KNOLL, J., recused.

 

APPLICATION FOR REHEARING NOT CONSIDERED:

2008-CC-2335        MARY-ELIZABETH PALTRON vs. CITY OF NEW ORLEANS (Parish of Orleans)

APPLICATION FOR REHEARING DENIED:

2008-KK-2117        STATE OF LOUISIANA vs. TERRY HARRIS (Parish of Jefferson)

           WEIMER, J., would grant rehearing.

APPLICATIONS FOR RECONSIDERATION NOT CONSIDERED:

2008-KK-2163        STATE OF LOUISIANA vs. LAWRENCE E. DUTCHER (Parish of St.

Tammany)

2008-C -2530        MAURICE A. SMITH vs. PILGRIMS’ PRIDE (Office of Workers’

Compensation District 1W)

 

APPLICATIONS FOR RECONSIDERATION DENIED:

2008-OB-1894        IN RE: APPEAL OF DECISION OF THE DISCIPLINARY BOARD NO. 2008-ADMIN-402

 

2008-CC-2809        M&R DRYWALL, INC., vs. MAPP CONSTRUCTION, LLC, TRAVELERS CASUALTY & SURETY COMPANY OF AMERICA, SOUTHGATE RESIDENTIAL TOWERS, LLC, ET AL. C/W SOUTHGATE RESIDENTIAL TOWERS, LLC, SOUTHGATE PENTHOUSES, LLC vs. MAPP CONSTRUCTION, INC., MAPP CONSTRUCTION, LLC, TRAVELERS CASUALTY AND SURETY COMPANY OF AMERICA, ET AL.

WRIT APPLICATIONS DENIED:

2007-KP-2459        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RUSSELL HARRIS (Parish of Orleans)

 

2007-KP-2497        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MICHAEL CUMMINGS (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2008-KP-0051        STATE EX REL. SHAWN HIGGINS v. BURL CAIN, WARDEN (Parish of Jefferson)

GUIDRY, J., recused.

 

2008-KP-0052        STATE EX REL. SHAWN HIGGINS v. BURL CAIN, WARDEN (Parish of Jefferson)

GUIDRY, J., recused.

 

2008-KH-0856        STATE EX REL. ARISTEDE FRANCOIS BURD v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Caddo)

 

2008-KH-0966        STATE EX REL. DANIEL BROWN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lafourche)

WEIMER, J., recused.

 

2008-KH-0967        STATE EX REL. CARL ALCINDOR v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2008-KH-0968        STATE EX REL. FRED ELVIS RICHARDSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Caddo)

 

2008-KH-0970        STATE EX REL. RICKY BANKS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Franklin)

 

2008-KH-0972        STATE EX REL. BOBBY LEWIS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

 

2008-KH-0973        STATE EX REL. JAMES B. TRUMAN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Sabine)

 

2008-KH-0975        STATE EX REL. GREGORY SAVAGE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Catahoula)

KNOLL, J., recused.

 

2008-KH-0981        STATE EX REL. JEFFERY BRIGGS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Ouachita)

 

2008-KH-0982        STATE EX REL. JOHN E. WESTLEY, JR. vs. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Rapides)

 

2008-KH-0983        STATE EX REL. SALVADORE CEFALU v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

GUIDRY, J., recused.

 

2008-KH-0984        STATE EX REL. ARTHUR WASHINGTON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

GUIDRY, J., recused.

 

2008-KH-0987        STATE EX REL. DONALD L. DIXON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2008-KH-0988        STATE EX REL. JAMES SELDERS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2008-KH-0989        STATE EX REL. JOHN F. WILLIAMS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

 

2008-KH-0990        STATE EX REL. WALLACE ISTRE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lafayette)

 

2008-KH-0992        STATE EX REL. DERRICK LEE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

 

2008-K -1188        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CARL MOSS (Parish of Calcasieu)

 

2008-K -1196        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MARLON O. FISHER (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2008-KO-1200        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. HECTOR LEYVA-MARTINEZ (Parish of Calcasieu)

 

2008-K -1206        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. FREDERICK REED (Parish of Lafourche)

WEIMER, J., recused.

 

2008-K -1209        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ROBERT BOURGEOIS (Parish of Pointe Coupee)

 

2008-KO-1211        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ANTONIO DAVENPORT (Parish of Caddo)

 

2008-KH-1855        STATE EX REL. DENNIS D. EDWARDS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-1881        STATE EX REL SALVADORE CEFALU v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-1885        STATE EX REL. SIMPSON WRIGHT v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-1949        STATE EX REL. PHILIP L. COLLINS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-1951        STATE EX REL. EARL BRADLEY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-2057        STATE EX REL. DAMON SMITH v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. John)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-2066        STATE EX REL. CHRIS POLIZZI v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-2070        STATE EX REL. NORMAN WILLIAMS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-2090        STATE EX REL. DESIREE A. MORRISON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KK-2232        STATE OF LOUISIANA vs. AHMAD HILL (Parish of Orleans)

           VICTORY, J., would grant.

           KNOLL, J., would grant.

           GUIDRY, J. would grant.

 

2008-KH-2279        STATE EX REL. LARRY MORRISON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-2291        STATE EX REL. CLIFTON B. AYCHE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-2370        STATE EX REL. MARY ULOHO v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-2386        STATE EX REL. YUL SINGLETON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-C -2431        HAMEL'S FARM, L.L.C. v. IKE MUSLOW, M.D. AND BERTE A. MUSLOW (Parish of Caddo)

TRAYLOR, J., recused.

 

2008-KH-2432        STATE EX REL. CHARLES ALLEN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-KH-2435        STATE EX REL. LEVY E. DICKERSON IV v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-C -2438        EARL ADAMS vs. MILTON FROST, ET AL. (Parish of Ouachita)

VICTORY, J., would grant.

KNOLL, J., would grant.

 

2008-C -2465        EARL ADAMS vs. MILTON FROST, ET AL. (Parish of Ouachita)

VICTORY, J., would grant.

 

2008-C -2576        LOUIS SAVOY, AND HIS WIFE, JOAN SAVOY vs. STATE FARM FIRE AND

CASUALTY COMPANY COMPANY, BEN GUILLORY AND AMERICAN HOME

ASSURANCE COMPANY

KIMBALL, C.J., would grant.

 

2008-KH-2581        STATE EX REL. MICHAEL FAIRLEY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-C -2655        BAKER PRINTING COMPANY, INC. vs. KIMBALL PROPERTIES, L.L.C. AND H.M. KIMBALL, JR. (Parish of W. Baton Rouge)

KIMBALL, C.J., recused.

 

2008-KH-2686        STATE EX REL. EDWARD ANDERSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2008-C -2707        EUNICE B. BROWN AND FELTON LEWIS v. JOSEPHINE B. TRASK, ALBERT BROWN, AND STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Orleans)

 

2008-KK-2724        STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MARCUS CHARLES (Parish of St. Landry)

 

2008-C -2728        SCOTT MCGUIRE & SHARON MCGUIRE v. MOSLEY ROGERS TITLE COMPANY, L.L.C. & LANCE G. MOSLEY (Parish of Bossier)

 

2008-C -2729        KATHRYN REDDELL KNICELY, ET AL. v. XYZ INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL. (Parish of Franklin)

KIMBALL, C.J., would grant.

JOHNSON, J., would grant.

TRAYLOR, J., would grant.

 

2008-CC-2759        SOUTH PETERS HOTEL INVESTORS, L.P. v. ROY ANDERSON CORP., ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

 

2008-C -2764        SHERWOOD LAKE ASSOCIATION, INC. v. ROBERT J. DEANGELO AND CINDY L. DEANGELO (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

VICTORY, J., would grant.

KNOLL, J., would grant.

 

2008-KK-2766        STATE OF LOUISIANA vs. MORRIS PATIN (Parish of Orleans)

 

2008-CC-2767        KEITH MCCLAIN AND PHILLIP MCCLAIN ON BEHALF OF JACKIE RAMSHUR v. THE STATE OF LOUISIANA THROUGH THE E.A. CONWAY MEDICAL CENTER AND LSU MEDICAL CENTER-SHREVEPORT (Parish of Ouachita)

VICTORY, J., would grant.

TRAYLOR, J., would grant.

 

2008-CC-2772        KIMBERLY C. ARMATIS v. JERRY R. ARMATIS (Parish of Orleans)

KNOLL, J., concurs. I voted to deny because I find the issue moot.

 

2008-CC-2774        THEODORE HUNTER, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS ADMINISTRATOR OF THE ESTATE OF HIS MINOR CHILD TRACY HUNTER AND TANYA  HUNTER, TANICA HUNTER, TYSHA HUNTER AND THERESA HUNTER v. WADE PLAISANCE, ET ALS.  AND ALL OTHER CONSOLIDATED CASES (Parish of Tangipahoa)

 

2008-C -2775        ROSEMARY ROSSELJONG LESTELLE, WIDOW OF FRANK LESTELLE; AND FRANK LESTELLE, JR., THOMAS LESTELLE, GREGORY LESTELLE, JOSEPH LESTELLE, MARIE LESTELLE, AND PATRICIA LESTELLE, CHILDREN OF FRANK LESTELLE v. ASBESTOS CLAIMS MANAGEMENT CORPORATION (FORMERLY KNOWN AS NATIONAL GYPSUM COMPANY), ET AL. C/W OTHER RELATED CASES (Parish of Orleans)

 

2008-C -2776        JOSEPH MODELISTE, GEORGE PORTER, JR., LEO NOCENTELLI, ARTHUR LANNON NEVILLE, JR., INDIVIDUALLY, AND AS THE RECORDING AND PERFORMING GROUP KNOWN AS "THE METERS" v. MARSHALL ESTUS SEHORN, A/K/A MARSHALL SEHORN, ALLEN TOUSSAINT, RHINELANDER MUSIC, INC., SANSU ENTERPRISES, INC., MARSHALL E. SEHORN, PRODUCTIONS, INC. JEFFERSON JAZZ, INC., SOUTHERN SWAMP MUSIC, INC., SANSU RECORDS, ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

 

2008-CC-2777        JEROME WILLIAMS, ET AL. v. EARL K. LONG MEDICAL CENTER, ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)

 

2008-C -2784        T.P. HOMES, INC. & VINCENT J. PERVEL v. BILLY M. TAYLOR (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2008-C -2786        THERESA CLAYTON, BRIAN GREENLEE, SR., AND BRIAN GREENLEE, JR. v. NORTHSHORE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, ET AL (Parish of St. Tammany)

VICTORY, J., would grant.

KNOLL, J., would grant.

 

2008-C -2798        WILLIE BROOKS, III v. SHAW CONSTRUCTORS, INC. AND MELVIN LEIF RAYBORN (Parish of Livingston)

 

2008-C -2806        BEAR INDUSTRIES, INC. v. NATURE MATTERS, L.L.C., DILAN LANDRY, AND TIRA M. LEBLANC (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2008-C -2807        AUTHUR L. THOMAS v. ROBERT C. ANDERSON, D.D.S. (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

 

2008-C -2816        DOLLAR THRIFTY AUTO GROUP, INC. & DOLLAR SYSTEMS, INC. vs. BOHN-DC, L.L.C., D/B/A DON BOHN DODGE AND ABC INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2008-C -2821        BAYOU CONCESSION SCRAP, INC. v. ROSE TOWING, INC. (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2008-C -2822        LLP MORTGAGE, LTD. v. FOOD INNOVISIONS, INC., LEON J. CABES & CHERYL S. CABES (Parish of Jefferson)

 

2008-C -2827        REYNALDO ZAVALA v. ST. JOE BRICK WORKS (Office of Workers’ Compensation District 6)

 

2008-CC-2828        SCHWEGMANN GIANT SUPER MARKETS, INC. v. THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS FOR THE JEFFERSON LEVEE DISTRICT A/K/A EAST JEFFERSON LEVEE DISTRICT AND GEORGIA PACIFIC CORPORATION (Parish of Jefferson)

GUIDRY, J., recused.

 

2008-KH-2860        STATE EX REL. LORIS HOUSTON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

JOHNSON, J., would deny on the showing made.

WEIMER, J., concurs in the denial.

 

2009-CC-0001        BARBARA T. LANDRY v. MORGAN ROOFING COMPANY, INC. (Office of Workers’ Compensation District 3)

VICTORY, J., would grant.

 


 

 

 

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