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Latest Published Opinions

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

5 record(s) returned.  
Case # PDF Case Title
18-KA-445
Ruling Judge: Hon. Katherine Tess Stromberg
District Court #: 72,64
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 05/22/2019
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS RON C. YOUNGBLOOD
18-CA-639
Ruling Judge: Honorable Alvin Turner, Jr.
District Court #: 36,989
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 02/05/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 05/22/2019
DARRIN GUIDRY VERSUS RHONDA SUTTON GUIDRY
19-KA-22
Ruling Judge: John J. Molaison, Jr.
District Court #: 17-1851
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: None Available
Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Appeal Dismissed' on 05/22/2019
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DEVIN PARKS
19-KP-55
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 17-5460
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: None Available
Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Sentence vacated and remanded' on 05/22/2019
THE STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS NICOLVA A HARMON
19-C-193
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 779-340
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: None Available
Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Writ Granted and Remanded' on 05/22/2019
CHRISTINA NELSON VERSUS H20 HAIR, INC., MICHAEL JOHN GASPARD AND HOLLI M. GASPARD

Latest Docket

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

17 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-CA-621
Ruling Judge: Honorable Emile R. St. Pierre
District Court #: 77,857 C/W 78,386
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Ron A. Austin & Catherine H. Hilton, for Plaintiff-Appellant Brian D. Katz, for Plaintiff-Appellee-2nd Appellant Mark E. Hanna & Trevor M. Cutaiar, for Defendant-Appellee Ivan A. Orihuela, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/07/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
HOPE JONES MCGILLION, ET AL VERSUS JENNIFER ENGLADE, ET AL C/W GARY A. MEJIA, ON BEHALF OF DEIBI A. MEJIA-MEDINA VERSUS JENNIFER R. ENGLADE, ET AL
18-CA-622
Ruling Judge: Honorable Emile R. St. Pierre
District Court #: 78,386 C/W 77,857
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 05/07/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
GARY A. MEJIA, ON BEHALF OF DEIBI A. MEJIA-MEDINA VERSUS JENNIFER R. ENGLADE, ET AL
18-CA-664
Ruling Judge: Hon. Shannon Bruno Bishop
District Court #: 17-1425
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 7
Attorney(s):
Lloyd N. Frischhertz, Jr. & Anthony J. Impastato, for Plaintiff-Appellant David T. Butler, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/07/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
REGINALD BILLIOT VERSUS PALA GROUP, LLC GALLAGHER BASSETT
18-CA-675
Ruling Judge: Hon. Lee V. Faulkner, Jr.
District Court #: 743-188
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Miles G. Trapolin, for Plaintiff-Appellant Lisa A. McLachlan, Jenna S. Ard, & Cullen J. Dupuy, for Defendant-Appellee Jonathan B. Womack, & Paula M. Wellons, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
BEATRICE ADDISON, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS THE ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE ESTATE OF MARSHALL MILLER VERSUS MAISON DEVILLE NURSING HOME OF HARVEY, LLC AND ABC INSURANCE COMPANY
18-CA-677
Ruling Judge: Honorable Robert W. Varnado, Jr.
District Court #: 17-5514
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 6
Attorney(s):
Christopher R. Schwartz, for Plaintiff-Appellee Wade A. Langlois, III & Brittany A. Cooper, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
SHANDA BAILEY VERSUS RENT A CENTER AND THE HARTFORD INSURANCE
18-CA-709
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 551-126
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Irl R. Silverstein, for Plaintiff-Appellant Timothy F. Hand, for Defendant-Appellee Philip C. Ciaccio, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
IN RE: GAYAN SHELL, WIFE OF / AND PAUL L. JUAREZ
18-CA-710
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 767-603 C/W 765-654
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Roderick C. Patrick, for Plaintiff-Appellant Anton L. Hasenkampf & George D. Fagan, for Defendant-Appellee Richard T. Simmons, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
JASON GRUBBS AND AIMEE GRUBBS VERSUS HAVEN CUSTOM FURNISHINGS, LLC, JENNIFER UDDO, TERRI MCCORMACK, JODY PRICE, AND SQUARE, INC. C/W HAVEN CUSTOMS FURNISHINGS, LLC VERSUS JASON GRUBBS AND AIMEE GRUBBS
18-CA-711
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 767-603 C/W 765-604
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
HAVEN CUSTOMS FURNISHINGS, LLC VERSUS JASON GRUBBS AND AIMEE GRUBBS
19-CA-2
Ruling Judge: Honorable Emile R. St. Pierre
District Court #: 77,858
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Catherine H. Hilton, for Plaintiff-Appellant Ron A. Austin, for Plaintiff-Appellant Mark E. Hanna, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/07/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
IRVIN NUNEZ, ON BEHALF OF HIS MINOR CHILD, JADELYZ ARIANA NUNEZ VERSUS JENNIFER ENGLADE, RECHELLE HOTARD, ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST SHERIFF'S OFFICE, ET ALS
19-CA-5
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 752-537
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Somer G. Brown, & Katie M. Cusimano, for Plaintiff-Appellant Lauren B. Griffin, Salvador I. Bivalacqua, & Scott M. Galante, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ZOZETTE MARIE REED WIFE OF/AND BRYAN ADAM REED VERSUS KATHY MITCHELL WIFE OF/AND MARK MITCHELL
19-CA-11
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 771-620
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Brian G. Shearman & John H. Denenea, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant Sidney W. Degan, III, Jena W. Smith, & Keith A. Kornman, for Defendant-Appellee Andrew J. Baer, Judy L. Burnthorn & Matthew T. Biggers, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
GANGI SHRIMP COMPANY, L.L.C. VERSUS MICHAEL A. BRITT, ATTORNEY AT LAW, STEVEN SCHWED, AND PESCOE, SCHWED, AND ASSOCIATES, L.L.C.
19-CA-12
Ruling Judge: Hon. Lee V. Faulkner, Jr.
District Court #: 760-455
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
J. Michael Daly, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant Don S. McKinney, Mary K. Peyton, & Diana C. Surprenant, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
SHELLY N. BENJAMIN VERSUS OCHSNER HOSPITAL
19-CA-13
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 68,547
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Tabitha Mangano, Cris R. Jackson, Rader Jackson & Scott W. Anderson, for Plaintiff-Appellee Robert R. Faucheux, Jr., Christophe L. Faucheux & Lindsay M. Faucheux, for Defendant-Appellant Eric Kenner I.P.P., for Defendant-Appellant Jules A. Carville, III, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
JAMES B. NUTTER & COMPANY VERSUS VIVIAN LANDS KENNER
19-CA-24
Ruling Judge: Hon. Katherine Tess Stromberg
District Court #: 36,508
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Jane Hogan, for Plaintiff-Appellant Hon. Ricky L. Babin, for Defendant-Appellee Hon. Jeffrey M. Landry & Andrea Barient, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 01:45 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ABDULLAH MUHAMMAD A/K/A KIRK SPENCER VERSUS OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY FOR THE PARISH OF ST. JAMES, ET AL
19-CA-41
Ruling Judge: Hon. Shannon Bruno Bishop
District Court #: 18-3511
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 7
Attorney(s):
DaShawn P. Hayes, for Plaintiff-Appellant B. Scott Coward & Jennifer A. O'Connell, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
SONDIER KNIGHT VERSUS IMPERIAL TRADING CO.
19-CA-66
Ruling Judge: Hon. Katherine Tess Stromberg
District Court #: 35,735
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Rebecca Gilson, Cynthia A. De Luca, Mary Cappie Tavary & Emily Hall, for Plaintiff-Appellee Natashia Carter Benoit, for Defendant-Appellant Shaun Adel Jones - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 05/07/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
TRIEONNE WASHINGTON JONES VERSUS SHAUN ADEL JONES
19-C-180
Ruling Judge: Edward M. Leonard, Jr.
District Court #: 71,598
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Tyler S. Loga, Eric A. Bopp & Walter R. Woodruff, Jr., for Plaintiff-Respondant Bobby J. Triche, Michelle DeLoach Brooks, Marla Mitchell Abel & Michael G. Gee, for Defendant-Relator James L. Donovan, Jr., for Defendant-Respondant
Court Hearing: 05/28/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ESTATE OF CECILE L. OUBRE, ONEAL OUBRE, PATRICK OUBRE, MAUREEN OUBRE, SCARLETTE OUBRE CHARLES, BRYANT OUBRE, FERGUS OUBRE, AND CORNELIA OUBRE SOLIS VERSUS BRYCE RIGGS, TIMOTHY SUTTERFIELD, ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY, AND GOAUTO INSURANCE COMPANY
3 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-KA-531
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 16-7108
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Dane S. Ciolino, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 06/12/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS RONALD GASSER
19-KA-4
Ruling Judge: Hon. Katherine Tess Stromberg
District Court #: 65,15
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Ricky L. Babin, for Plaintiff-Appellee Martin E. Regan, Jr. & Stavros Panagoulopoulos, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 06/12/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS NICHOLAS PULLEN
19-CA-115
Ruling Judge: Hon. Andrea Price Janzen
District Court #: 2011-CC-119
Lower Court: Juvenile Court
Attorney(s):
Elizabeth G. Lincoln, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jesse S. George, for Minor-Appellee Jennifer G. Womble, for Parent-Appellee Lisa P. Harell, for Parent-Appellee Kristine K. Sims, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 06/12/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA IN THE INTEREST OF B. F., B. F., B. F.
4 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-KA-640
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 15-4164
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Mary Constance Hanes, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 07/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JAVONTAE D. SIMMONS AKA "TAE"
18-KA-650
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 15-5781
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Martin E. Regan, Jr., for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 07/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS C. T.
18-C-689
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 767-067
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Christian A. Shofstahl, for Plaintiff-Respondent Laurie M. Pennison, for Plaintiff-Respondent Wade A. Langlois, III, Michael D. Peytavin & Gino R. Forte, for Defendant-Relator Marcus A. Green, for Defendant-Respondent Jennifer L. Simmons, for Defendant-Respondent
Court Hearing: 07/10/2019 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Writ Denied'
MELISSA TARDO, DANIELLE TARDO,CHRISTOPHER TARDO AND JOSEPH TARDO VERSUS ALFORD SAFETY SERVICES, LLC ANDJOHN SPEARS
19-KA-7
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen D. Enright, Jr.
District Court #: 13-569
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Prentice L. White, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 07/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ROY R. DIXON
3 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-KA-717
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 16-6969
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 08/14/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ERIC RICHARDSON
19-KA-63
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 99-6773
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jane L. Beebe, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 08/14/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS THADDEUS JOHNSON
19-KA-128
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 97-3678
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 08/14/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ANTHONY O. STOKES
25 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-KA-354
Ruling Judge: Hon. Lee V. Faulkner, Jr.
District Court #: 16-2908
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Paul J. Barker & Kristen Legendre, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ADAM LITTLETON
18-KA-500
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 15-4323
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ELVIN D. VILLAFRANCA
18-KA-526
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 15-4323
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Sherry A. Watters, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ARGENTINA MESA
18-KA-698
Ruling Judge: Hon. E. Jeffrey Perilloux
District Court #: 15,325
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Bridget A. Dinvaut, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jane L. Beebe, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS HOWARD BURL, JR.
19-CA-32
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 643-350 C/W 636-170
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Sarah L. Johnson, Gregory G. D'Angelo, Jonathan C. Augustine, James L. Bradford, III & D. Stephen Brouillette, for Plaintiff-Appellee Kelly B. Becker, Matthew D. Simone, Kathryn Z. Gonski, & Trinity A. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT VERSUS MOTIVA ENTERPRISES, LLC C/W STATE OF LOUISIANA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT VERSUS DR. COLDWELL DANIEL, III, ET AL
19-CA-33
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 643-350 C/W 636-170
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT VERSUS DR. COLDWELL DANIEL, III, ET AL
19-CA-36
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 764-108
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Stephen H. Vogt, for Plaintiff-Appellant Marc E. Devenport, Donald E. McKay, Jr., Tasha H. Hebert & Zachary D. Howser, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ELIZABETH DAVID VERSUS DOLLAR TREE STORES, INC., ABC CORPORATIONS 1-3, AND JOHN DOES 1-5
19-CA-37
Ruling Judge: Honorable Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 751-262
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Phillip A. Wittmann, Bryant S. York, Matthew S. Almon & Brooke C. Tigchelaar, for Plaintiff-Appellant Terri M. Miles & Albert J. Gardner, III, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
PEYTON PETTIT GREENE VERSUS LANDON RONALD GREENE
19-CA-42
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 775-278
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Raynique Keelen, for Plaintiff-Appellant Paul D. Palermo, Craig V. Sweeney & Brett W. Tweedel, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DESELLE MILTON-GUSTAIN AND DONELL GUSTAIN VERSUS THE SALVAGE STORE, INC. AND COVINGTON SPECIALITY INSURANCE COMPANY
19-CA-49
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 776-765
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Edith H. Morris, Bernadette R. Lee, Suzanne Ecuyer Bayle, & Sheila H. Willis & Stephen C. D'Antoni, for Plaintiff-Appellant Cynthia A. De Luca, & Rebecca Gilson, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
RYAN S. CURRY VERSUS MICHELLE W. CURRY
19-CA-78
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen D. Enright, Jr.
District Court #: 509-555
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Jeffrey W. Bennett, Michelle M. Bennett & Andrew T. Lilly, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jimmy Nee - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
MAN CHING HO VERSUS JIMMY W. NEE
19-CA-79
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 755-947
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Lila M. Samuel, for Plaintiff-Appellee Eric E. Malveau, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
KERRY G. MARTIN VERSUS SVITLANA TRUSHYNA
19-CA-80
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 757-587
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Eric A. Bopp, Walter R. Woodruff, Jr., Tyler S. Loga, for Plaintiff-Appellant Bruce A. Cranner, & Molly L. Manieri, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
BRENDA SAPPINGTON, WIFE OF AND DANIEL SAPPINGTON VERSUS SOUTHERN PAIN AND ANESTHESIA CONSULTANTS, L.L.C. AND PAUL J. HUBBELL, III, M.D.
19-CA-84
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 730-789
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Christine F. Remy, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lakeisha N. Jefferson, Pierre G. Walker, III & C. Michael Winters, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
LUZHEN ZHENG VERSUS HUI WU LIN
19-CA-85
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 769-152
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Arita M. L. Bohannan & Lauren Davey Rogers, for Plaintiff-Appellee Tonya S. Johnson & Garron M. Johnson, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
YAVONKA G. ARCHAGA VERSUS TONYA JOHNSON, GARRON JOHNSON AND JOHNSON AND JOHNSON LAW OFFICES, LLC
19-CA-89
Ruling Judge: Honorable William C. Credo, III Judge Pro Tempore
District Court #: 761-477
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Michael D. Riley & Kevin M. Riley, for Plaintiff-Appellant Peter J. Wanek, Trevor C. Davies, Kathryn T. Trew & Lindsay G. Faulkner, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
LISA HILL VERSUS HOBBY LOBBY STORES, INC.
19-KA-91
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 16,369
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Bridget A. Dinvaut, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lieu T. Vo Clark, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DENIS Y. AMAYA-RODRIGUEZ
19-KA-116
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 11,265
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Bridget A. Dinvaut, for Plaintiff-Appellee Emily Posner, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS KEVIN ALEXANDER
19-CA-118
Ruling Judge: Hon. Elizabeth C. Lanier
District Court #: 16-7822
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 9
Attorney(s):
Christine L. DeSue, for Plaintiff-Appellant Jeffrey C. Napolitano, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
NIKKI I. BROWN VERSUS ENTERTAINMENT PARTNERS, LLC AND AIG
19-CA-130
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen D. Enright, Jr.
District Court #: 762-185
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Matthew A. Moeller, for Plaintiff-Appellant Scott M. Galante, Salvador I. Bivalacqua, & Lauren B. Griffin, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
LAUREN HOLMES VERSUS MINTU AND APARNA PAUL
19-CA-131
Ruling Judge: Honorable Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 774-458
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Carl J. Rachal, for Plaintiff-Appellant A. Rebecca Wilmore, & Stephen M. Pizzo, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DONNA TURNER AND PAUL TURNER VERSUS BOSLEY MEDICAL INSTITUTE, INC. AND DR. FRANK CAMPISI
19-KA-132
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 18-1986
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Katherine M. Franks, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ABDELLAH KARIM
19-KA-133
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 18-2750
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Katherine M. Franks, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 09/11/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ABDELLAH KARIM
19-CA-138
Ruling Judge: Honorable Max N. Tobias, Jr.
District Court #: 82,808
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Laura J. Todaro, for Plaintiff-Appellee Melinda Price Bedi - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant Robert L. Raymond & Chester C. Stetfelt, for Other
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
BRYAN BEDI VERSUS MELINDA PRICE, WIFE OF BRYAN BEDI
19-CA-146
Ruling Judge: Hon. Barron C. Burmaster
District Court #: 06-NS-49
Lower Court: Juvenile Court
Attorney(s):
Jody J. Fortunato & Timothy P. O'Rourke, for Plaintiff-Appellant Bernadette R. Lee, Edith H. Morris, Suzanne Ecuyer Bayle & Sheila H. Willis, for Plaintiff-Appellee-2nd Appellant Michael A. Rosenblatt, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 09/10/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA, DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES IN THE INTEREST OF E. R. AND O. R. VERSUS KIRK REDMANN

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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.

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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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