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 2011 News Releases

News Release #63

 

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
NEWS RELEASE #063
   
FROM: CLERK OF SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA  


On the 23rd day of September, 2011, the following actions were taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the cases listed below:

WRIT APPLICATIONS DENIED:

2011-CC-2048 TOMMY BOLTON, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NATURAL TUTOR OF HIS MINOR CHILDREN, LUKE THOMAS BOLTON AND ERICA LYNN BOLTON v. WILLIS-KNIGHTON MEDICAL CENTER AND DR. EDWARD PAUL (Parish of Caddo)

2011-CC-2049 TOMMY BOLTON, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NATURAL TUTOR OF HIS MINOR CHILDREN, LUKE THOMAS BOLTON AND ERICA LYNN BOLTON v. WILLIS-KNIGHTON MEDICAL CENTER AND DR. EDWARD PAUL (Parish of Caddo)

On the 26th day of September, 2011, the following actions were taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the cases listed below:

WRIT APPLICATION GRANTED WITH ORDER:

2011-KK-2081 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. COREY CELESTINE (Parish of Orleans)
JOHNSON, J., would deny.
WEIMER, J., would deny.

STAY DENIED; WRIT APPLICATION DENIED:

2011-KK-2076 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. FREDDIE FIELDS (Parish of St. Bernard)

On the 27th day of September, 2011, the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case listed below:

WRIT APPLICATION GRANTED WITH ORDER:

2011-KK-2092 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GARY GENNARO (Parish of Orleans)
JOHNSON, J., would deny.
KNOLL, J., would grant and reinstate the district court's ruling.

On the 28th day of September, 2011, the following actions were taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the cases listed below:

PETITION FOR INTERIM SUSPENSION GRANTED; SEE ORDER:

2011-B -2089 IN RE: MELANIE SMITH DALEY

WRIT APPLICATIONS DENIED:

2010-KH-2305 STATE EX REL. DONALD BARNES v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

2010-KH-2320 STATE EX REL. MARVIN BROWN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Madison)

2010-KH-2334 STATE EX REL. LOUIS MITCHELL v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of West Feliciana)

2011-KD-2098 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MICHAEL ALLEN (Parish of Orleans)

On the 30th day of September, 2011, the following actions were taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the cases listed below:

WRIT APPLICATION GRANTED:

2011-C -1170 LAURIE JENKINS v. LARRY G. STARNS (Parish of Livingston)

WRIT APPLICATIONS GRANTED WITH ORDER:

2011-CC-1050 3201 ST. CHARLES CONDOMINIUM HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC., ETC. v. CERTAIN UNDERWRITERS AT LLOYD'S LONDON (Parish of Orleans)
KNOLL, J., would deny.

2011-CC-1091 JAMES L. HALEY v. WAL-MART STORES, INC. (Parish of Livingston)
JOHNSON, J., dissents.

2011-CC-1196 WANDA WAGNER v. J. WILLIAM SHERAR, ET AL, UNITED SERVICES AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION (Parish of St. Tammany)
JOHNSON, J., dissents.
CLARK, J., would deny.

2011-KH-1406 STATE EX REL. CRAIG JONES v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Martin)
VICTORY, J., would deny.
KNOLL, J., would deny.
CLARK, J., would deny.

2011-KH-1431 STATE EX REL. BRANDON ALEXANDER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Martin)
VICTORY, J., would deny.
KNOLL, J., would deny.
CLARK, J., would deny.

2011-KH-1648 STATE EX REL. IVORY DYER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)
VICTORY, J., would deny.
KNOLL, J., would deny.
CLARK, J., would deny.

TRANSFERRED TO THE DISTRICT COURT:

2011-KH-2114 STATE EX REL. JOHNNY RAY SUMMAGE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Caddo)

PETITION FOR REVIEW AND TO CORRECT STATUS DENIED; SEE PER CURIAM:

2011-OB-1795 IN RE: L. PAUL HOOD, JR.
WEIMER, J., recused.

PETITION FOR ADMISSION DENIED:

2010-OB-2569 IN RE: PETER R. CHASSAIGNAC
KNOLL, J., would grant conditional admission.
WEIMER, J., would grant conditional admission.

APPEAL OF DECISION OF DISCIPLINARY BOARD NOT CONSIDERED:

2011-OB-1751 IN RE: APPEAL OF DECISION OF DISCIPLINARY BOARD NO. 10-PDB-124

LEAVE TO APPEAL DENIED:

2011-OB-1563 APPEAL OF THE DECISION OF THE DISCIPLINARY BOARD NO. 10-PDB-076

WRIT APPLICATION NOT CONSIDERED:

2011-CP-1499 SHANNON ALEXANDER v. EDWARD A. DUFRESNE, JR., ET AL. (Parish of Jefferson)
GUIDRY, J., recused.

WRIT APPLICATIONS DENIED:

2010-KH-1876 STATE EX REL. ALLEN NGUYEN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

2010-KH-1936 STATE EX REL. GREGORY NAVARRE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Terrebonne)

2010-KH-1970 STATE EX REL. LAXAVIER JONES v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Ouachita)

2010-KH-1982 STATE EX REL. HECTOR LEYVA-MARTINEZ v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Calcasieu)

2010-CI-2140 CHARLES E. LEWIS v. RICHARD L. STALDER, SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY & CORRECTIONS, JAMES LEBLANC, WARDEN, LESLIE SCHMIDT, DIRECTOR OF NURSING (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

2010-KH-2144 STATE EX REL. ARLEN BROWN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Ascension)

2010-KH-2145 STATE EX REL. MARIO DEVON STEWART v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Caddo)

2010-KH-2150 STATE EX REL. DARREL A. BRAUN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

2010-KH-2151 STATE EX REL. OSCAR TUESNO v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

2010-KH-2152 STATE EX REL. DENNIS D. THOMAS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Caddo)

2010-KH-2153 STATE EX REL. ERIC PERRY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

2010-KH-2154 STATE EX REL. FREDRICK R. WILSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

2010-KH-2156 STATE EX REL. KENNETH HURST v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

2010-KH-2194 STATE EX REL. PATRICK MCCLENDON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Washington)

2010-KH-2198 STATE EX REL. RONNIE CHESTER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Tangipahoa)
WEIMER, J., recused.

2010-KH-2202 STATE EX REL. FRANCIS ZACHARY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Landry)

2010-KH-2203 STATE EX REL. DONALD WEATHERSPOON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

2010-KH-2208 STATE EX REL. WILLIE WILBON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

2010-KH-2232 STATE EX REL. JOSEPH V. FOSTER, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Desoto)

2010-KH-2233 STATE EX REL. BOBBY ALLEN SMITH v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Calcasieu)

2010-KH-2307 STATE EX REL. LARRY WAYNE SMITH v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Natchitoches)

2010-KH-2319 STATE EX REL. SUGAR RAY LEWIS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

2010-KH-2333 STATE EX REL. MINOUS GEORGE LILLY, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Sabine)

2010-KH-2348 STATE EX REL. VINCENT SMITH v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

2010-KH-2506 STATE EX REL. GLEN WELCH v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

2010-KH-2512 STATE EX REL. ARNOLD CURTIS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Ouachita)

2011-K -0494 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. SHAWN C. PETERS (Parish of Orleans)

2011-K -0503 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ERIC JOSEPH SMITH (Parish of Rapides)

2011-KO-0509 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CRYSTAL REED (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-KO-0511 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WILFORD ROBERTS, JR. (Parish of Orleans)

2011-K -0512 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ARTHUR A. DEAN (Parish of Orleans)

2011-KO-0513 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JEREMY LANDRY (Parish of Ascension)

2011-KO-0517 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GHAZIR G. LACAYO (Parish of St. Tammany)

2011-KO-0524 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RONALD K. BICKHAM (Parish of St. Tammany)

2011-KO-0525 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LOUIS BRADY (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

2011-K -0553 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DONALD K. SWANZY (Parish of Orleans)

2011-K -0556 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. SHANZELLE LANDRY (Parish of Orleans)

2011-K -0558 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ALVIN C. HYMAN (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-K -0559 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RODNEY J. SHANNON (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-K -0560 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CODY WRIGHT (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-KH-0782 STATE EX REL. LOUIS STEMLEY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

2011-C -1139 LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE THROUGH JAMES J. DONELON, COMMISSIONER OF INSURANCE v. STEVE J. THERIOT, LOUISIANA LEGISLATIVE AUDITOR FOR THE STATE OF LOUISIANA, THE LOUISIANA LEGISLATURE THROUGH THE LEGISLATIVE AUDIT ADVISORY COUNCIL, HONORABLE JOHN N. KENNEDY, TREASURER OF THE STATE OF LOUISIANA AND HONORABLE ANGELE DAVIS, COMMISSIONER OF ADMINISTRATION FOR THE STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)
JOHNSON, J., would grant.
VICTORY, J., would grant.
KNOLL, J., would grant.

2011-CC-1195 BIG MITSUBISHI, LLC v. ROWLAND B. STALTER AND HUB INTERNATIONAL GULF SOUTH LIMITED (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)
VICTORY, J., would grant.
GUIDRY, J., would grant.
CLARK, J., would grant.

2011-OC-1217 PETERSON M. YOKUM, POLLY ELIZABETH ANDERSON, VIEUX CARRE PROPERTY OWNERS, RESIDENTS & ASSOCIATES, INC., AND FRENCH QUARTER CITIZENS FOR THE PRESERVATION OF RESIDENTIAL QUALITY v. NICHOLAS S. KARNO II, INC. D/B/A OLD OPERA HOUSE; KARNO COMPANIES, INC.; JAMES RIVER INSURANCE COMPANY; TUV INSURANCE COMPANY; MINTZ & MINTZ REALTY, LLC; 544 FUNKY, LLC D/B/A FUNKY 544 RHYTHM AND BLUES CAFE'; ANNA MEDO; JUDE MARULLO; AND XYZ INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Orleans)

2011-KH-1264 STATE EX REL. JOHN GUSTAVE, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-CC-1297 LOUISIANA MORTGAGE COMPANY v. KATHRYN W. LANDRY (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

2011-CC-1319 MALONEY GAMING MANAGEMENT, LLC v. PARISH OF ST. TAMMANY (Parish of St. Tammany)

2011-C -1320 LINDA LEE v. NEW HAMPSHIRE INSURANCE COMPANY, PRIMERO SERVICES, INC., D/B/A SERVICE MASTER (Office of Workers’ Compensation District 8)

2011-C -1321 MELVINA KELLY v. T. J. MAXX AND ZURICH AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY (Office of Workers’ Compensation District 7)

2011-CC-1322 MATTHEW J. HILLMAN, ET AL. v. SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION D/B/A LAKE CHARLES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Parish of Calcasieu)

2011-KK-1332 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ROBERT PITTMAN AND LESTER ALLEN (Parish of Orleans)


2011-C -1333 ANNE MARIE VANDENWEGHE v. THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON; STEVE THERIOT, IN HIS CAPACITY AS CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER; EULA LOPEZ, IN HER CAPACITY AS CHIEF CUSTODIAN OF PUBLIC RECORDS FOR THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON; AND, GREG GIANGROSSO IN HIS CAPACITY AS ASSISTANT PARISH ATTORNEY AND AGENT FOR CUSTODIAN OF PUBLIC RECORDS FOR THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-CC-1334 GULFSOUTH CREDIT, LLC v. ERNEST BYNUM AND TUESDAY BYNUM (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

2011-C -1335 MICHAEL BENNETT v. RYDER TRUCK RENTAL, INC. (Parish of Jefferson)
GUIDRY, J., recused.

2011-CC-1336 BRITTANY ROACHE, ET AL. v. ALPHA TECHNICAL SERVICES, INC., ET AL. (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-KK-1338 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TRAVION BOURGEOIS (Parish of St. John)

2011-C -1339 MARKEL DOMINO v. CROWLEY CITY POLICE DEPT., ET AL. (Parish of Acadia)

2011-CC-1340 VERMILION PARISH HURRICANE FLOOD PROTECTION AND DRAINAGE DISTRICT, LOUISIANA v. CITY OF ABBEVILLE (Parish of Vermilion)

2011-CC-1341 CHRISTUS HEALTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA D/B/A CHRISTUS ST. FRANCES CABRINI HOSPITAL (EMPLOYEE - JOHN TAYLOR) v. LOUISIANA WORKERS' COMPENSATION CORPORATION ET AL. (Office of Workers’ Compensation District 2)

2011-C -1344 FOUNDATION MATERIALS, INC. v. CARROLLTON MID-CITY INVESTORS, L.L.C. AND HARMON CONSTRUCTION, L.L.C. (Parish of Orleans)
VICTORY, J., would grant.

2011-C -1346 CHOICE PROFESSIONAL OVERNIGHT COPY SERVICE, INC. v. DAVID M. GALEAS, JASON BROUSSARD, AND NATHAN MARTIN (Parish of Orleans)

2011-C -1347 RECOVERY DEVELOPMENT GROUP, LLC; NEXT GENERATION HOMES, LLC; THE DEBORE GROUP, LLC v. NATIONAL BAPTIST CONVENTION OF AMERICA, INC. AND DR. RUSSELL ODOM (Parish of Orleans)

2011-CC-1349 CHARLES JULIEN v. L'OBSERVATEUR, AND ITS EDITOR, KEVIN CHIRI, INDIVIDUALLY AND IN HIS CAPACITY AS EDITOR, AND WICK COMMUNICATIONS CO., OWNER OF L'OBSERVATEUR (Parish of St. John)
VICTORY, J., would grant.
WEIMER, J., would grant.

2011-CC-1351 MAURIANNE OLIVER v. UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY, ET AL. (Parish of Calcasieu)
VICTORY, J., would grant.

2011-KK-1355 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. BRUCE WALLACE (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-KK-1357 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TROY WHITE (Parish of Orleans)

2011-CC-1363 JULIUS WHITE v. BHB OIL, INC. (Parish of Caddo)

2011-CC-1403 PATRICIA ANN DIGGS v. FIDELITY HOMESTEAD SAVINGS BANK, ET AL. (Parish of Orleans)
VICTORY, J., would grant.

2011-C -1417 THOMPSON TREE & SPRAYING SERVICE, INC., D/B/A LIVE OAK LANDSCAPES v. WHITE-SPUNNER CONSTRUCTION, INC., ET AL. (Parish of Rapides)
VICTORY, J., would grant.

2011-C -1419 MARY SUSAN DARNELL SMITH THROUGH HER AGENT SUZANNE SMITH UPCHURCH v. MCGUIRE FUNERAL HOME, INC., WILLIAM J. (JIMMY) MCGUIRE, CITIZENS BANK & TRUST COMPANY OF VIVIAN, LOUISIANA, INC., REGIONS BANK, CAPITAL ONE, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, FIRST GUARANTY BANK, AND AMERICAN BANK & TRUST COMPANY (Parish of Caddo)
VICTORY, J., would grant.


2011-C -1422 IN RE: BRENNAN'S HOUSE OF PRINTING, INC. AND BRENNAN'S DIRECT MAIL, INC. C/W BRENNAN'S HOUSE OF PRINTING, INC. v. ANNE E. BRENNAN, AMY ALEXIS BRENNAN KERNION, DANIEL ROBERT BRENNAN, JR., ROBERT MICHAEL BRENNAN, ANDREW EMLING BRENNAN, AND SARAH ANNE BRENNAN (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-C -1454 MARY SUSAN DARNELL SMITH THROUGH HER AGENT SUZANNE SMITH UPCHURCH v. MCGUIRE FUNERAL HOME, INC., WILLIAM J. (JIMMY) MCGUIRE, CITIZENS BANK & TRUST COMPANY OF VIVIAN, LOUISIANA, INC., REGIONS BANK, CAPITAL ONE, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, FIRST GUARANTY BANK, AND AMERICAN BANK & TRUST COMPANY (Parish of Caddo)
VICTORY, J., would grant.

2011-C -1463 KAREN DILLARD AND DELVIN PORTIER v. LOUISIANA STATE UNIFORM CONSTRUCTION CODE COUNCIL (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)
WEIMER, J., recused.

2011-C -1470 VIDA K. FLOYD v. ANDRE' L. MARSH (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

2011-KK-1477 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DAVID ALLEN MOFFAT (Parish of Livingston)

2011-C -1484 CAMILLE LAFORTE D/B/A CHASE MARINE AND AXA RE PROPERTY AND CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY v. GULF ISLAND FABRICATION, INC. (Parish of Terrebonne)

2011-KK-1485 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. WILLIAM HENDERSON (Parish of Terrebonne)

2011-C -1486 RONNIE ACOSTA, ROBERT CHAMBERLAIN AND BONNIE MONTGOMERY v. PARISH OF LAFOURCHE (Parish of Lafourche)

2011-C -1498 ERICA BATISTE, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF HER MINOR CHILDREN, HIRAM BATISTE, LADASHA BATISTE, ALICIA BATISTE, AND JAMARIOUS BATISTE, AND AUDREY TAYLOR ON BEHALF OF LACEY TAYLOR, AND RANSOM TAYLOR v. MONICA DUNN, MATTHEW BAZILE, ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY AND IMPERIAL FIRE AND CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Tangipahoa)

2011-OB-1593 IN RE: ATTORNEY DISCIPLINARY BOARD CASE FILE 27172

2011-C -1622 BRITTANY ROACHE, ET AL. v. ALPHA TECHNICAL SERVICES, INC., ET AL. (Parish of Jefferson)

2011-C -1788 PETERSON M. YOKUM, POLLY ELIZABETH ANDERSON, VIEUX CARRE PROPERTY OWNERS, RESIDENTS & ASSOCIATES, INC., AND FRENCH QUARTER CITIZENS FOR THE PRESERVATION OF RESIDENTIAL QUALITY v. NICHOLAS S. KARNO II, INC. D/B/A OLD OPERA HOUSE; KARNO COMPANIES, INC.; JAMES RIVER INSURANCE COMPANY; TUV INSURANCE COMPANY; MINTZ & MINTZ REALTY, LLC; 544 FUNKY, LLC D/B/A FUNKY 544 RHYTHM AND BLUES CAFE'; ANNA MEDO; JUDE MARULLO; AND XYZ INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Orleans)

2011-KK-1849 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DELMON MARZETT (Parish of Orleans)

2011-KH-1957 STATE EX REL. MICHAEL J. GAVIN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)

2011-CJ-2094 IN RE: B.G.B. AND B.W.B. APPLYING FOR INTRAFAMILY ADOPTION (Parish of Caddo)

 

 



 

 

 

 

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