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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.

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Cheryl Q. Landrieu
Clerk of Court
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal
P.O. Box 489
Gretna, LA 70054
Hours of Operation
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8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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news Effective March 16, 2018, all civil records lodged by the 24th Judicial District Court will be available in electronic format only. An electronic disc containing the record and exhibits can be picked up at the Clerk’s Office for a $35.00 fee. The disc can be also mailed with a prepayment of $45.00. If you require a hard copy of the record, please contact this court for further information, (504) 376-1400. Hard copies must be returned to the Court when the brief is filed. The electronic disc may be permanently retained.
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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.

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Latest Published Opinions

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

11 record(s) returned.  
Case # PDF Case Title
17-CA-582
Ruling Judge: Hon. Jason Verdigets
District Court #: 33,114
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 03/06/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 04/11/2018
STATE OF LOUISIANA, THROUGH ITS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT VERSUS TAIRA LYNN MARINE LIMITED NO. 7, L.L.C., D & S MARINE SERVICE, L.L.C., AND JOHN DOE
17-KP-584
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raylyn R. Beevers
District Court #: S1285600
Lower Court: 2nd Parish Court
Court Hearing: 12/13/2017 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed; Remanded with Instructions' on 04/11/2018
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JEFFREY T. KRUEBBE
17-CA-586
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 745-007
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 03/07/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 04/11/2018
SUCCESSION OF HAIM DAHAN
17-KA-593
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 16-3460
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 03/07/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 04/11/2018
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CARLOS DUPREE ROMIOUS
17-CA-599
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 62,881
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Court Hearing: 03/07/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 04/11/2018
KEVIN DUHE VERSUS ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT AND SHERIFF WAYNE JONES
17-KA-608
Ruling Judge: Honorable Glenn B. Ansardi
District Court #: 14-4708
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 03/06/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 04/11/2018
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS KYREN THORNTON
17-KA-609
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 17-556
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 03/06/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed; Remanded with Instructions' on 04/11/2018
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CHRISTOPHER K. GARCIE
17-KA-612
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen D. Enright, Jr.
District Court #: 15-3720
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 03/07/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Sentence set aside and remanded' on 04/11/2018
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DENNIS D. JACKSON
17-KA-614
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 15-7120
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 03/07/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 04/11/2018
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ERIC FITCH
17-KA-630
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 17-5209
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 03/07/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 04/11/2018
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS RASHED V. JOHNSON
17-KA-663
Ruling Judge: Honorable John J. Molaison, Jr.
District Court #: 11-2231
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 03/06/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed; Remanded with Instructions' on 04/11/2018
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ANTHONY J. LEWIS

Latest Docket

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

23 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
17-KA-498
Ruling Judge: Honorable John J. Molaison, Jr.
District Court #: 16-26
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Prentice L. White, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS TYVON M. TURNER
17-KA-538
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 15-5805
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lieu T. Vo Clark, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS TREVOR CLIFTON
17-KA-564
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 14-3778
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellant Graham L. Bosworth, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS GERMAINE GUMMS
17-KA-565
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 14-3779
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellant Graham L. Bosworth, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS GERMAINE GUMMS
17-KA-615
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 14-436
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS KEVIN RIVAS
17-KA-621
Ruling Judge: Honorable Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 15-1806
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jane L. Beebe, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS TERRANCE P. HUDSON A.K.A. "PEPPER"
17-KA-628
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 15-1798
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JULIUS HANKTON
17-KA-629
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 17-4217
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS OSMAN ESPINOZA
17-KA-634
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 15-461
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS KEITHEN D. NELSON
17-CA-644
Ruling Judge: Honorable M. Lauren Lemmon
District Court #: 74,415
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Robert Daniel Lockwood - In Proper Person, for Plaintiff-Appellee Robert T. Garrity, Jr., for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ROBERT DANIEL LOCKWOOD VERSUS STACEY M. LOCKWOOD
17-CA-645
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 688-430
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Richard T. Gallagher, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant Roland A. Ditta, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
CALLEY CLARK MCLAUGHLIN VERSUS JOHN WILLIAMS MCLAUGHLIN
17-KA-650
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 15-570
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS KEITHEN D. NELSON
17-KA-651
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 92-1252
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jane L. Beebe, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS VERNON E. FRANCIS, JR.
17-CA-665
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 759-798
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
David L. Browne & Cynthia M. Cimino, for Plaintiff-Appellant John C. Getty & Doris T. Bobadilla, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ANNA LANDRY VERSUS LESON CHEVROLET COMPANY, INC., AND WESTERN HERITAGE INSURANCE COMPANY
17-CA-666
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 773-992
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Madro Bandaries, for Plaintiff-Appellant Edward S. Rapier & Leigh H. Roussel, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
BLANCA NU MOYA, LUIS F. MONTERROSO, MANUMAHT ADINARYAN AND THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY AND MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES, LOCAL 234 THROUGH NIRAN GRUNASEKARA VERSUS CITY OF KENNER, THROUGH ITS MAYOR, THE HONORABLE, BEN ZAHN
17-CA-667
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 771-559
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Corey E. Dunbar, for Plaintiff-Appellant Marc R. Michaud, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DOUBLE NRJ TRUCKING, INC. AND RAMESH RAMSARUP VERSUS MICHAEL G. JOHNSON
17-CA-673
Ruling Judge: Honorable Rebecca M. Olivier
District Court #: 157-390
Lower Court: First Parish Court
Attorney(s):
Eugene P. Redmann,& James A. Harry, for Plaintiff-Appellant Pamela S. Chehardy Croft, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
CEA TILLIS VERSUS JAMAL MCNEIL & GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMERICA
17-CA-684
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 741-586
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Jason J. Markey, Leo J. Palazzo, & Mario A. Arteaga, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant James J. Kokemor, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
MARILYN LINCOLN AND DONALD LINCOLN, JR. VERSUS ACADIAN PLUMBING & DRAIN, LLC, ET AL
17-KA-685
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 15-4483
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Prentice L. White, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DEXTER ALLEN
17-KA-690
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen D. Enright, Jr.
District Court #: 15-3372
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lieu T. Vo Clark, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS FREDDIE D. GREENUP
18-KA-3
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 14-436
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee John T. Fuller, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CHRISTIAN HERNANDEZ
18-KA-4
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 15-3616
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lieu T. Vo Clark, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ROBERT COLLINS
18-KA-51
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 17-2588
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOHN F. VAUGHN
17 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
17-CA-339
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 742-892
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Lisa Brener & Douglas R. Kraus, for Plaintiff-Appellee Amanda L. Calogero & Timothy P. O'Rourke, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lizette A. Miller-Radovic, John A. Venezia, & Julie O'Shesky, for Defendant-Appellant Jeff Bratton, as Independent Administrator for the Succession of Tavis C. Domingue
Court Hearing: 05/01/2018 at 02:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
PEGGY T. GEREIGHTY VERSUS TAVIS C. DOMINGUE
17-CA-625
Ruling Judge: Honorable John J. Molaison, Jr.
District Court #: 768-195
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Leonard L. Levenson, Christian W. Helmke, Donna R. Barrios & Allison K. Nestor, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jacqueline F. Maloney & Tracy G. Sheppard, for Defendant-Appellee Stephanie A. Fratello, Sharon L. Andrews, Desiree M. Valenti & Thomas A. Robichaux, for Intervenor-Appellant Ramona G. Fernandez, for Minor-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/16/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Remanded with Instructions' on 03/23/2018
KAREN COHEN KINNETT VERSUS JARRED BRANDON KINNETT
17-CA-635
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 772-449
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Rick Calamia, Jr. - In Proper Person, for Plaintiff-Appellant Mark R. Beebe, & Adrienne C. May, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/02/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
RICK CALAMIA, JR. VERSUS CORE LABORATORIES, LP
17-CA-672
Ruling Judge: Hon. Lee V. Faulkner, Jr.
District Court #: 772-238
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Arthur R. Kraatz, Harry A. Rosenberg, Christopher K. Ralston, & Lillian M. Grappe, for Plaintiff-Appellee P. Michael Breeden, for Defendant-Appellee Mark C. Landry, Charles L. Stern, Jr., Ryan M. McCabe, & Elise M. Henry, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 05/02/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
REBECCA ROURKE VERSUS THE ESTATE OF DEBRA FRANCES DRETAR, KENNETH JOHN DRETAR, INDIVIDUALLY, AND IN HIS CAPACITY AS INDEPENDENT ADMINISTRATOR OF THE SUCESSION OF DEBRA FRANCES DRETAR, 3006 ROBERTA, LLC, LOUISIANA HOUSING PROGRAM, L.L.C., BAYOU TRIANGLE DEVELOPEMENT, INC.
17-CA-683
Ruling Judge: Hon. Catrice A. Johnson-Reid
District Court #: 15-7142
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 7
Attorney(s):
Charlsey J. Wolff, & Michael W. Margiotta, for Plaintiff-Appellee Wade A. Langlois, III, & Brittany A. Cooper, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 05/01/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
RODNEY LOAR VERSUS LUBA WORKER'S COMP TERMINIX SERVICE COMPANY, INC.
17-CA-686
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 754-520 C/W 754-522
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Peter M. Hoffman - In Proper Person, for Plaintiff-Appellant Michael A. Patterson & S. Brooke Barnett-Bernal, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/02/2018 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
PETER HOFFMAN AS SUCCESSOR TO POOL BOY THE MOVIE, LLC VERSUS JOHN W. THERIOT, CPA AND MALCOLM M. DIENES, LLC C/W PETER HOFFMAN, AS SUCCESSOR TO AUTOPSY, LLC VERSUS JOHN W. THERIOT, CPA AND MALCOLM M. DIENES, LLC
17-CA-687
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 754-522 C/W 754-520
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 05/02/2018 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
PETER HOFFMAN, AS SUCCESSOR TO AUTOPSY, LLC VERSUS JOHN W. THERIOT, CPA AND MALCOLM M. DIENES, LLC
17-CA-707
Ruling Judge: Honorable M. Lauren Lemmon
District Court #: 78,659
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Lloyd N. Frischhertz, Jr. & Marc L. Frischhertz, for Plaintiff-Appellee Quentin F. Urquhart, Jr., Christopher T. Whelen & Matthew J. Averill, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 05/09/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
GILDA WOODS VERSUS WINN-DIXIE MONTGOMERY, L.L.C., THE COCA-COLA COMPANY A.K.A. LOUISIANA COCA-COLA BOTTLING COMPANY A.K.A. COCA-COLA REFRESHMENTS USA, INC., AND JONATHAN BURDEN
18-CA-15
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 763-644
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Gregory J. Chiartano, & Donald Douglas, for Plaintiff-Appellant William H. Dunckelman, Jr.,& T. Gregory Schafer, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/02/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
TONYEL SINGLETON VERSUS UNITED SERVICES AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION
18-CA-16
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 721-681
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Ronald L. Wilson, for Plaintiff-Appellant Eve B. Masinter, & E. Fredrick Preis, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/01/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DODIE PLAISANCE, AMELIA NOEL, YVETTE GAUTREAUX, GLORIA WILLIS, PATTI WADDELL, JULIE FLATMANN CHERIE VARISCO AND SIMONE DUHON, RANDI HINDMAN, DIANE NOWIK, JACKIE DANILIDIS AND BILLIE GASSEN VERSUS JEFFERSON PARISH SCHOOL BOARD
18-CA-29
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 773-651
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Mark C. Landry, Charles L. Stern, Jr., Ryan M. McCabe & Elise M. Henry, for Plaintiff-Appellant Arthur R. Kraatz, Harry A. Rosenberg, Christopher K. Ralston, Lillian M. Grapp & James H. Gilbert, for Intervenor-Appellee Kenneth Dretar - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/02/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
SEC RESOURCES, LLC VERSUS 3006 ROBERTA, LLC AND THE SUCCESSION OF DEBRA DRETAR
18-CA-30
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: 05/02/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
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 & NICHOLAS ZAZULAK
18-CA-36
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 759-583
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Raymond B. Landry, for Plaintiff-Appellee Irving J. Warshauer, for Plaintiff-Appellee Richard G. Duplantier, Jr. & Blake W. Bourgeois, for Defendant-Appellant Paul Michael Elvir, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee Jack E. Truitt, Amber L. Mitchell, Peter M. Gahagan, Lou Anne Milliman, & Michelle Mayne Davis, for Defendant-Appellee Gerald A. Melchiode, & James J. Reeves, II, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/01/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
AUCOIN-HART JEWELERS, INC. AND JEWELERS MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY, AS SUBROGEE OF AUCOIN-HART JEWELERS, INC. VERSUS METAIRIE SHOPPING CENTER, L.L.C., METAIRIE PROPERTIES, L.L.C., LIBERTY MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY, BSD CONSTRUCTION, LLC, LANDMARK AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY, AND ROOF TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
18-CA-47
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 760-347
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Pius A. Obioha, & LaMarre T. Elder, for Plaintiff-Appellant Michael R. Zsembik, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/01/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
RICO LEE VERSUS PULL-A-PART OF NEW ORLEANS WEST, LLC AND XYZ INSURANCE COMPANY
18-CA-50
Ruling Judge: Hon. Elizabeth C. Lanier
District Court #: 16-7194
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 9
Attorney(s):
Wade A. Langlois, III, & Brittany A. Cooper, for Plaintiff-Appellant Eric J. Waltner, Frank A. Flynn, Jacob Favaron, & Corey Meaux, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/02/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ANGELA DOUGLAS LYLE VERSUS BROCK SERVICES, LLC
18-CA-52
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 773-681
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Michael J. Harris, for Plaintiff-Appellant Sidney J. Hardy, Christine M. Berger & Jose R. Ruiz, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/02/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
TENISHA CLARK VERSUS WAL-MART STORES, INC.
18-C-93
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 757-153
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
T. Carey Wicker, III & J. Alex Watkins, for Plaintiff-Respondent Donald L. Hyatt, II, for Plaintiff-Respondent Christopher J. Kane & Gerard J. Gaudet, for Defendant-Respondent Charles H. Hollis & Allison A. Fish, for Defendant-Relator
Court Hearing: 05/01/2018 at 11:30 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ANTHONY RUSSO VERSUS INTERNATIONAL DRUG DETECTION, L.L.C. AND PSYCHEMEDICS CORPORATION

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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