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1 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
21-KA-166
Ruling Judge: Hon. Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 19-4422
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s): Matthew R. Clauss, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Thomas J. Butler, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Honorable Paul D. Connick, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellee, A. Bruce Netterville, for Defendant-Appellant, Joshua K. Vanderhooft, for Plaintiff-Appellee,
Court Hearing Info:
11/03/2021 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'A' Oral Argument: Yes
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 12/01/2021 Published: Yes
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CANDIDO BELTRAN ABREGO


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9 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
14-CA-339
Ruling Judge: Hon. Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 708-164
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
John C. Box, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Robert S. Reich, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Gaston Mugnier - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant, Martin L. Morgan, for Defendant-Appellant, Lawrence R. Plunkett, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellee,
Court Hearing Info:
12/02/2021 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'B' Oral Argument: No
Disposition: 'STAYED' on 07/01/2014 Published: No
REICH, ALBUM & PLUNKETT, L.L.C. VERSUS GASTON MUGNIER & COASTAL DEVELOPMENT GROUP, L.L.C.
21-CA-80
Ruling Judge: Hon. Glenn B. Ansardi
District Court #: 757-924
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Donald W. Bordelon - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant, Jeffrey D. Martiny, for Curator Appellee, Christopher D. Meyer, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Herschel C. Adcock, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellee, Harold Cradic III, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Corey J. Giroir, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Ronnie J. Berthelot, for Plaintiff-Appellee,
Court Hearing Info:
12/16/2021 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'B' Oral Argument: Yes
WELLS FARGO FINANCIAL LOUISIANA, INC. VERSUS ZOIE BREAUX BORDELON A/K/A ZOIE B, BORDELON A/K/A ZOIE BORDELON, ERNEST BORDELON, JR., DONALD W. BORDELON A/K/A DONALD BORDELON AND GERALDINE A. BORDELON A/K/A GERALDINE BORDELON
21-CA-203
Ruling Judge: Hon. Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 783-096
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Meredith R. Durham, for Defendant-Appellee, Kelly S. Rizzo, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Travis J. Causey, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant, Christian A. Galleguillos, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Mark E. Young, for Defendant-Appellee, Edward L. Moreno, for Plaintiff-Appellant, John W. Redmann, for Plaintiff-Appellant,
Court Hearing Info:
12/07/2021 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'A' Oral Argument: Yes
FRED TUCKERSON VERSUS AMTRUST INSURANCE COMPANY AND AVONDALE CONTAINER YARD, L.L.C.
21-CA-212
Ruling Judge: Hon. June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 802-741
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
David M. Prados, for Defendant-Appellee, Brooke C. Tigchelaar, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Taylor M. Norton - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee, Phillip A. Wittmann, for Plaintiff-Appellant,
Court Hearing Info:
12/01/2021 at 10:30 AM in Courtroom 'A' Oral Argument: Yes
KRISTIN USNER NORTON VERSUS TAYLOR MONTGOMERY NORTON
21-CA-228
Ruling Judge: Hon. Diane R. Lundeen
District Court #: 20-1836
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 7
Attorney(s):
Alan J. Yacoubian, for Defendant-Appellee, Denise M. Ledet, for Defendant-Appellee, John B. Fox, for Plaintiff-Appellant,
Court Hearing Info:
12/01/2021 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'A' Oral Argument: No
JOSE MENDEZ VERSUS TRANSIT MANAGEMENT OF SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA, INC.
21-CA-237
Ruling Judge: Hon. Lee V. Faulkner
District Court #: 729-195
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Kyle Schonekas, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Gwyneth A. O'Neill, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Raymond B. Landry, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Thomas M. McEachin, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Andrea M. Jeanmarie, for Defendant-Appellee,
Court Hearing Info:
12/01/2021 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'B' Oral Argument: Yes
ROUBION SHORING COMPANY, LLC AND ROUBION CONSTRUCTION CO., LLC VERSUS CRESCENT SHORING, L.L.C., CHRISTOPHER LYTLE, ALAN J. TUCKER & THOMAS H. O'NEIL C/W ROUBION CONSTRUCTION CO., LLC VERSUS CATINA CURTIS AND MARVIN CURTIS, MICHELET PAUL AND OLGATH AUGUSTIN PAUL, TRENA M. LAFRANCE, YVETTE HOPKINS AND CORNELIUS HURST, SABRINA MORRISON AND JAMES L. POLLARD, CONNIE WALKER AND GREGORY FRANCIS WILSON, SR., JOYCE LEGAUX AND GERALD WILLARD STANFORD, LATOYA HILLS AND SHANE LAGARDE, SR., AND ROLAND RODNEY
21-CA-238
Ruling Judge: Hon. Lee V. Faulkner
District Court #: 737-093
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Gwyneth A. O'Neill, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Andrea M. Jeanmarie, for Defendant-Appellee, Raymond B. Landry, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Kyle Schonekas, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Thomas M. McEachin, for Plaintiff-Appellant,
Court Hearing Info:
12/01/2021 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'B' Oral Argument: Yes
ROUBION CONSTRUCTION CO., LLC VERSUS CATINA CURTIS AND MARVIN CURTIS, MICHELET PAUL AND OLGATH AUGUSTIN PAUL, TRENA M. LAFRANCE, YVETTE HOPKINS AND CORNELIUS HURST, SABRINA MORRISON AND JAMES L. POLLARD, CONNIE WALKER AND GREGORY FRANCIS WILSON, SR., JOYCE LEGAUX AND GERALD WILLARD STANFORD, LATOYA HILLS AND SHANE LAGARDE, SR., AND ROLAND RODNEY
21-CA-508
Ruling Judge: Hon. Alvin Turner
District Court #: 38,901
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Ebony L. Cavalier, for Defendant-Appellant, Michael S. Harrison, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee, Janika D. Polk, for Defendant-Appellee, Shamell Mary Lavigne - In Proper Person, for Plaintiff-Appellee,
Court Hearing Info:
12/01/2021 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom 'B' Oral Argument: No
SHAMELL MARY LAVIGNE VERSUS TYRELL MATTHEW BRAUD
21-C-647
Ruling Judge: Hon. Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 719-193
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Thomas M. Brahney, for Defendant-Relator, Elizabeth M. Gaudin, for Plaintiff-Respondant, Wm. David Coffey, for Defendant-Relator, Amber M. Babin, for Defendant-Relator, Brian M. Ballay, for Defendant-Respondant, Hilary G. Gaudin, for Plaintiff-Respondant,
Court Hearing Info:
11/30/2021 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom 'A' Oral Argument: Yes
BARBARA VALDERY VERSUS STATE OF LOUISIANA, DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATION, OFFICE OF STATE BUILDINGS, AND THE SHAW GROUP, INC.
7 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
21-CA-178
Ruling Judge: Hon. R. Christopher Cox
District Court #: 809-992
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Kenneth J. Beck, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Kaylyn E. Blosser, for Defendant-Appellee, Joseph V. DiRosa, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee, Daniel A. Ranson, for Defendant-Appellee, Ryan C. Higgins, for Defendant-Appellee,
Court Hearing Info:
01/05/2022 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom 'B' Oral Argument: Yes
JIMMY'S DISCOUNT MEAT MARKET, INC. VERSUS DIMARCO FIVE, LLC AND WHITNEY INVESTMENTS, LLC
21-CA-243
Ruling Judge: Hon. J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 47,820
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Kim Ancona Laborde, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Helena Schnyder - In Proper Person, for Parents-Appellee, Honorable Bridget A. Dinvaut, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Timothy J. Mazique - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant,
Court Hearing Info:
01/04/2022 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom 'B' Oral Argument: No
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS TIMOTHY J. MAZIQUE
21-CA-256
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib
District Court #: 803-040
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
James E. Uschold, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Mark J. Boudreau, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Stephen D. Marx, for Defendant-Appellant,
Court Hearing Info:
01/05/2022 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'A' Oral Argument: Yes
NAR SOLUTIONS, INC. VERSUS BRYAN K. KUHN
21-CA-260
Ruling Judge: Hon. Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 808-644
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Michael G. Fanning, for Defendant-Appellee, Jennifer N. Willis, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Glenn D. Price, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee, Michael D. Letourneau, for Plaintiff-Appellant,
Court Hearing Info:
01/05/2022 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'B' Oral Argument: Yes
EDWARD "EDDY" JACKSON VERSUS JEFFERSON PARISH SCHOOL BOARD
21-CA-261
Ruling Judge: Hon. June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 761-983
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
DaShawn P. Hayes, for Plaintiff-Appellant, G. Patrick Hand, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee,
Court Hearing Info:
01/04/2022 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom 'B' Oral Argument: No
TAYLOR CASSILLI, INDIVIDUALLY, AND ON BEHALF THE MINORS, NEVAEH' PALMISANO AND BLAKE CASSILLI, II, JASON BROOKINGS, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF THE MINOR, JASON BROOKINGS, II VERSUS SUMMERFIELD APARTMENTS, LLC
21-CA-304
Ruling Judge: Hon. Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 815-459
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Elizabeth B. Murrill, for Amicus Curiae, Heather M. Royer, for Defendant-Appellant, Benjamin W. Wallace, for Amicus Curiae, Honorable Jeffrey M. Landry, for Amicus Curiae, Joseph J. Long, for Plaintiff-Appellee, Jon Francis Carmer, Jr., for Defendant-Appellant, Linda Pham-Kokinos, for Defendant-Appellant,
Court Hearing Info:
01/04/2022 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom 'A' Oral Argument: Yes
JEFF RIZZO AND BIG EASY CATERING AND EVENTS, LLC D/B/A SHENANIGANS KITCHEN AND COCKTAILS VERSUS LOUISIANA OFFICE OF ALCOHOL AND TOBACCO CONTROL
21-CA-634
Ruling Judge: Hon. Ann Murry Keller
District Court #: 20-CC-72
Lower Court: Juvenile Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Paul D. Connick, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant, Thomas J. Butler, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Fatmeh T. Ali, for Defendant-Appellee-2nd Appellant, Douglas E. Rushton, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Elizabeth G. Lincoln, for Parents-Appellee, Elizabeth B. Curren, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Lekita G. Robertson, for Plaintiff-Appellant, Jennifer G. Womble, for Parents-Appellee, Douglas L. Harville, for Parents-Appellee,
Court Hearing Info:
01/05/2022 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom 'A' Oral Argument: Yes
STATE OF LOUISIANA IN THE INTEREST OF M.N. & B.N.


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