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The Court of Appeal, Fifth Circuit has appellate jurisdiction as authorized under Article V, Section 5 of the Louisiana Constitution, which encompasses the parishes of Jefferson, St. Charles, St. James, and St. John the Baptist. The Court of Appeal, Fifth Circuit has supervisory jurisdiction, subject to the general supervisory jurisdiction of the Supreme Court of Louisiana, over all lower courts in all cases in which an appeal would extend to the court of appeal.

Records Custodian
Cheryl Q. Landrieu
Clerk of Court
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal
P.O. Box 489
Gretna, LA 70054
Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
(excludes holidays)
(No Fax Filings Accepted)


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Mission Statement

T he mission of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal is to provide meaningful access to all who seek review under this Court's appellate and supervisory jurisdiction granted by the Louisiana Constitution, while protecting and promoting the rule of law, preserving the public trust, and using public resources efficiently.

Filing Fees and Copies

**Effective July 1, 2018**
   
Civil Appeal *+ $325.50
Civil Writ *+ $175.50
Application for Rehearing * $125.00
Answers to Appeal * $125.00
Motions on Unlodged Appeals $100.00
All Other Civil Motions $50.00
Motions for Extension of Time $50.00
Motions to Exceed Page Limitation $50.00
Copies of Opinions, Pleadings, etc., per page $2.00
Copy of Appellate Record on Disc $35.00
Late Fee for Filing Brief $100.00
Amicus Brief $100.00
*Includes $25.00 additional filing fee required by La. R.S. 13:10.3.
See also La. R.S. 13:352 and Local Rule 1.

+ Includes $0.50 filing fee required by 2016 Act No. 131 and La. R.S. 13:86 on all initial civil filings, effective August 1, 2016. Click for additional information regarding Act. 131.

NO FILING FEE FOR A TIMELY FILED APPEAL BRIEF.

APPELLATE RECORD MUST BE RETURNED WHEN BRIEF IS FILED!
NO EXHIBITS WILL BE CHECKED OUT TO ATTORNEYS!
ORAL ARGUMENT MAY BE REQUESTED BY LETTER!



  
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MEMORIAL DAY 5/27/2019
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LABOR DAY 9/2/2019
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CHRISTMAS DAY 12/25/2019
NEW YEARS EVE HOLIDAY 12/31/2019
NEW YEARS DAY 1/1/2020

Latest Published Opinions

**PLEASE NOTE: Any updates made to opinions today are posted to the website the next day.**

2 record(s) returned.  
Case # PDF Case Title
18-KA-294
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen D. Enright, Jr.
District Court #: 13-2330
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 01/16/2019
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS KEVIN JOHNSON
18-C-680
Ruling Judge: Honorable Roy M. Cascio
District Court #: 116-373
Lower Court: 2nd Parish Court
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 02:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Reversed' on 01/16/2019
WILLIAM SANCHEZ AND AUDI GOMEZ VERSUS HOLLI SIGUR, USAGENCIES CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY, AND LOUISIANA INSURANCE GUARANTY ASSOCIATION

Latest Docket

**PLEASE NOTE: Any updates made to the docket today are posted to the website the next day.**

16 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-KA-386
Ruling Judge: Honorable Timothy S. Marcel
District Court #: 17,560; 16,263; 16.468
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Joel T. Chaisson, II, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DANIEL BECKLEY
18-KA-401
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 17-6008
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bertha M. Hillman, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS SHAWN R. RICHARDSON
18-CA-443
Ruling Judge: Honorable Glenn B. Ansardi
District Court #: 784-688
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Jason C. Bruzik, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lloyd E. Hennigan, Jr., Travis M. Holley, & J. Keith Gates, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
MEMBERS OF THE GRAND LODGE OF THE STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS THE ELECTED BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE GRAND LODGE OF THE STATE OF LOUISIANA
18-CA-480
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 68,458 C/W 68,849
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
George R. Tucker, for Plaintiff-Appellant David H. Hanchey & W. Paul Wilkins, for Plaintiff-Appellee-2nd Appellant James M. Garner, Debra J. Fischman & Stuart D. Kottle, for Defendant-Appellee Gerard J. Dragna, C. Michael Parks & Eric W. Sella, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
CARDELL ELLIS VERSUS HEATH C. MCDONALD, WATERWORKS INDUSTRIAL SERVICES, LLC AND STATE NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANY C/W TRAMISSIAN DAVIS VERSUS HEATH C. MCDONALD, WATER WORKS INDUSTRIAL SERVICES, LLC, STATE NATIONAL INSURANCE, INC., AND STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY
18-CA-482
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 68,849 C/W 68,458
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
TRAMISSIAN DAVIS VERSUS HEATH C. MCDONALD, WATER WORKS INDUSTRIAL SERVICES, LLC, STATE NATIONAL INSURANCE, INC., AND STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY
18-KA-485
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 16-454
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Davidson S. Ehle, III, & Joseph A. Marino, III, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CHAMID J. DAVIS
18-CA-486
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 710-152
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Jason M. Cerise, Omer F. Kuebel, III, & Natalie M. White, for Plaintiff-Appellee David K. Theard, & Thomas P. Hubert, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
131 BEVERLY KNOLL, LLC VERSUS CLIPPER CONSTRUCTION, LLC
18-KA-494
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 17-6254
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jane L. Beebe, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOSHUA L. BLACK
18-CA-495
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 749-802
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Joseph G. Albe, Jr. & Scott A. Ledbetter, for Plaintiff-Appellee J. Christopher Alexander, Sr. & Jennifer Aycock Motlow, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DANIEL J. BERNAL, JR. VERSUS CRESCENT FOUNDATIONS, LLC AND PAUL C. AUSTIN
18-CA-496
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 754-274
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Ivan A. Orihuela, Arthur O. Schott, III & Joseph A. Interiano, for Plaintiff-Appellee James M. Garner, & Ryan O. Luminais, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ELSA CARUSO VERSUS ACADEMY SPORTS AND OUTDOORS
18-CA-501
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 748-342
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Glenn C. McGovern, & Anna Lellelid, for Plaintiff-Appellant Michelle H. Hesni, for Defendant-Appellee Azelie Z. Shelby, Sarah K. Lunn, Lauren A. Williams, & Anne E. Wasson, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
LORI PELITIRE VERSUS CRAIG WAYNE RINKER AND HIS EMPLOYER FIRST ENGLISH LUTHERAN CHURCH AND INSURER ABC INSURANCE COMPANY
18-CA-510
Ruling Judge: Honorable Madeline Jasmine
District Court #: 69,490
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
George B. Recile, Barry W. Sartin, Jr., Walter R. Woodruff, Jr., Eric A. Bopp, & Tyler S. Loga, for Plaintiff-Appellant Kevin P. Klibert, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
KABRISHA ROBINSON, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF HER MINOR DAUGHTER, DERI'NIYA HALBERT VERSUS THE ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH SCHOOL BOARD
18-KA-518
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 16-4724
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Cynthia K. Meyer, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS MARK PRIEST
18-KA-549
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 17-5773
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOSEPH BECNEL
18-KA-551
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 16-4165
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bertha M. Hillman, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CARDELL E. TORRENCE
18-C-680
Ruling Judge: Honorable Roy M. Cascio
District Court #: 116-373
Lower Court: 2nd Parish Court
Attorney(s):
Stephanie B. Laborde, Benjamin M. Chapman, & J. Jacob Chapman, for Defendant-Relator Ryan A. Creel, & Ivan A. Orihuela, for Plaintiff-Respondant James F. Ryan, for Defendant-Respondant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 02:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Reversed' on 01/16/2019
WILLIAM SANCHEZ AND AUDI GOMEZ VERSUS HOLLI SIGUR, USAGENCIES CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY, AND LOUISIANA INSURANCE GUARANTY ASSOCIATION
16 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-KA-307
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 16-735
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jane L. Beebe, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/05/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS FURNELL D. DANIELS (A.K.A. FURNELL D. DANIEL)
18-KA-371
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 08-1966
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/05/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS GLENN LAWRENCE
18-KA-372
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 15-2880
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/05/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS GLENN LAWRENCE A.K.A. MICHAEL MCCOY
18-CA-487
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cade R. Cole
District Court #: L00215
Lower Court: None Available
Attorney(s):
Jaye A. Calhoun & Linda S. Akchin & Willie J. Kolarik, II, for Plaintiff-Appellee Kenneth C. Fonte, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/06/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
AMERICAN MULTI-CINEMA, INC. A/K/A AMC THEATERS VERSUS NEWELL NORMAND, SHERIFF AND EX-OFFICIO TAX COLLECTOR FOR THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON
18-CA-488
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cade R. Cole
District Court #: L00216
Lower Court: None Available
Attorney(s):
Jaye A. Calhoun & Linda S. Akchin & William J. Kolarik, II, for Plaintiff-Appellant Kenneth C. Fonte, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 02/06/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
AMERICAN MULTI-CINEMA, INC. A/K/A AMC THEATERS VERSUS NEWELL NORMAND, SHERIFF AND EX-OFFICIO TAX COLLECTOR FOR THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON
18-KA-535
Ruling Judge: John J. Molaison, Jr.
District Court #: 16-4465
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Holli A. Herrle-Castillo, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/05/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOSE MORENO CERVANTES AKA IVAN MORENO
18-CA-545
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 775-320
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
C. Wm. Bradley, Dwight C. Paulsen, III, Natalie J. Taylor & L. David Adams, for Plaintiff-Appellant Adrian F. LaPeyronnie, III, for Defendant-Appellee-2nd Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ELIO MOTORS, INC. VERSUS LOUISIANA MOTOR VEHICLE COMMISSION
18-CA-553
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 774-865
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Mark R. Beebe, Timothy M. Brinks, William D. Shea & Kellen J. Mathews, for Plaintiff-Appellee Robert E. Couhig, Jr., Jason A. Cavignac, Cory S. Grant & Jack M. Capella, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/06/2019 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
BERNHARD MCC, LLC VERSUS KURT M. ZERINGUE, ROBERT G. MAYFIELD, SR.; ROBERT G. MAYFIELD, JR.; CECIL PASSMAN; JAMES BRIAN CARLISLE; AND NICHOLAS ZAZULAK
18-KA-576
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 17-415
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jane L. Beebe, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS VIUSQUI J. PEREZ-ESPINOSA
18-CA-583
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 776-704
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Eric M. Carter, Sr. & Larry M. Aisola, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant Amanda H. Aucoin & R. Todd Musgrave, for Defendant-Appellee Paula M. Wellons, for Defendant-Appellee James A. Prather & Jason M. Freas, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 02/05/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
WANDA BLACKBURN VERSUS ANGELAN GREEN, RASIER LLC, RASIER-CA, RASIER-DC LLC, AND JAMES RIVER INSURANCE COMPANY
18-KA-585
Ruling Judge: Hon. Jason Verdigets
District Court #: 75,23
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Ricky L. Babin, Donald D. Candell, Lindsey D. Manda, Hon. Jeffrey M. Landry, Colin Clark, Jeff W. Traylor, Matthew B. Derbes, Charles S. Long, & Robin C. O'Bannon, Grant L. Willis & Barry Milligan for Plaintiff-Appellant Brian J. Capitelli, Ralph Capitelli, & Justine Geiger, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 02/06/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS TIMOTHY P. ROUSSEL
18-CA-589
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 686-816
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Sidney L. Shushan & Jonathan M. Shushan, for Plaintiff-Appellee R. Lee Eddy, III, for Defendant-Appellee Patrick Kent Lindsey Jones - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/05/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
QUANTUM RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, L.L.C., AND MILAGRO PRODUCING, L.L.C. VERSUS PIRATE LAKE OIL CORP., ET AL
18-KA-591
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 13-2155
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lieu T. Vo Clark, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/05/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS FRANKIE L. HOOKFIN
18-CA-618
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen D. Enright, Jr.
District Court #: 708-409
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Paula Stephanie Ferrand - In Proper Person, for Plaintiff-Appellee Becki Truscott Kondkar, & Shama Farooq, for Plaintiff-Appellee C. Vincent Ferrand - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
PAULA STEPHANIE FERRAND VERSUS C. VINCENT FERRAND
18-KA-627
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 15-6406
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Holli A. Herrle-Castillo, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/06/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS AKANDO DUCKSWORTH
18-CA-639
Ruling Judge: Honorable Alvin Turner, Jr.
District Court #: 36,989
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Henri P. Dufresne, for Plaintiff-Appellee Nghana L. Gauff, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 02/05/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DARRIN GUIDRY VERSUS RHONDA SUTTON GUIDRY

COURT FORMS

WRIT APPLICATION INTAKE FORM

In an effort to facilitate access for litigants, the Judges of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal have adopted an Intake Form to be used when litigants file a writ application with this Court. Our goal is to promote judicial efficiency, which leads to prompt consideration of pending matters.

By signing the Writ Application Intake Form, counsel for litigants certify that the Writ Application Intake Form meets the requirements of the Uniform Rules of the Courts of Appeal and the Fifth Circuit’s Local Rules.

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CRIMINAL PRO SE BRIEFING NOTICE

In all criminal appeals, counsel for the defendant shall complete the pro se briefing notice (Appendix A) issued by this office and attached to the notice of lodging and briefing order. Counsel shall attach the original completed pro se briefing form to a copy of the brief to be filed with this court and mail the notice and copy of the brief to the defendant. The date of notice and mailing to the defendant shall not be later than the date the brief is filed with this court.

A copy of the completed form shall also be attached to counsel’s brief and submitted to this court for filing within the briefing delays established by the clerk of court. Any brief submitted by counsel will be rejected by the clerk of court if a copy of the form is not attached to the brief at the time of its submission to this court or if the form is incomplete.

Adopted Jan. 20, 2009, effective Feb. 1, 2009.

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PRO SE BRIEFING MANUAL

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