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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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Latest Published Opinions

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1 record(s) returned.  
Case # PDF Case Title
19-CA-121
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 499-621
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 10/01/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed' on 11/20/2019
ARTHUR TRUITT, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS ADMINISTRATOR OF THE ESTATES OF THE MINOR CHILDREN DEREK TRUITT, SHAUNDA TRUITT, AND DAVONTE TRUITT AND BRENDA TRUITT VERSUS GRACO, INC., GRACO, INC. OF MINNESOTA, AND MICHAEL J. MCALVANAUGH, M.D.

Latest Docket

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25 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-KA-663
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 16-119
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., Terry M. Boudreaux, Thomas J. Butler, Juliet L. Clark & Gail D. Schlosser, for Plaintiff-Appellee Hon. Jeffrey M. Landry, Colin Clark & J. Taylor Gray, for Plaintiff-Appellee Cynthia K. Meyer, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOHN SPEARS
18-KA-723
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 12,337
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Bridget A. Dinvaut & J. Philip Prescott, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellee Hon. Jeffrey M. Landry & Colin Clark, for Plaintiff-Appellee Meghan H. Bitoun, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DERMAINE NORMAN
18-C-725
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 748-316
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Joseph F. Lahatte, III & Jennifer D. Zajac, for Plaintiff-Respondant Guice A. Giambrone, III & Jacob K. Best, for Defendant-Relator
Court Hearing: 11/05/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
CHRISTINE LEGRAND DELATTE VERSUS PARISH OF JEFFERSON
19-KA-62
Ruling Judge: Honorable William C. Credo, III Judge Pro Tempore
District Court #: 16-654
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, Darren A. Allemand, & Thomas J. Butler, for Plaintiff-Appellee Meghan H. Bitoun, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS EMMETT GARRISON, IV AKA "LIL EMMET"
19-KA-123
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 15-3758
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., Terry M. Boudreaux, Thomas J. Butler & Gail D. Schlosser, for Plaintiff-Appellee Meghan H. Bitoun, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JACOBIE A. GREEN AKA "COBIE"
19-CA-208
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 743-423
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
James E. Marchand, Carlton Jones, III & Johanna A. Posada, for Plaintiff-Appellee Joseph C. Larre', for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/07/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
JOSEPH MILLER, JR., M.D. AND BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY AND AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL COLLEGE VERSUS JOSEPH C. LARRE AND ASHLEY D. NICHOLS AS COUNSEL FOR/AND MONIQUE EVANS, WIFE OF/AND JOHN EVANS, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF AIDEN EVANS
19-KA-223
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 18-6405
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Thomas J. Butler & Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Davidson S. Ehle, III, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS KEVIN BARKER
19-CA-239
Ruling Judge: Hon. Shannon Bruno Bishop
District Court #: 17-7076
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 7
Attorney(s):
Daren Sarphie, for Plaintiff-Appellant Wade A. Langlois, III, Brittany A. Cooper, & Andrew C. Blasini, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
LEONTINE MORAN VERSUS ROUSE'S ENTERPRISES, LLC AND GREAT AMERICAN ALLIANCE INSURANCE COMPANY
19-CA-244
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 67,520
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
DaShawn P. Hayes, for Plaintiff-Appellant Kevin P. Klibert, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/05/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
RONALD'S LAWN SERVICE, LLC VERSUS ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH SCHOOL BOARD
19-CA-269
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 774-896
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Robert G. Harvey, Sr., Tamara K. Jacobson, Donald C. Douglas, Jr. & Hannon Vey Laplace, for Plaintiff-Appellant Loren C. Marino, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
THE CUNY FAMILY, LLC VERSUS THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON
19-CA-270
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 732-538
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Erin Bruce Saucier, Caleb H. Didriksen, III & Alexander A. Lauricella, for Plaintiff-Appellant Michael S. Futrell, William Peter Connick & Matthew D. Moghis, for Defendant-Appellee Gayla M. Moncla, for Defendant-Appellee Janice M. Culotta, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
CARL J. CALAMIA, JR. ET AL VERSUS THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON, ET AL
19-CA-272
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 742-546
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Kenneth C. Fonte, for Plaintiff-Appellee Charles V. Cusimano, III, Michael G. Gaffney, Christopher M. Gaffney & Deborah A. Villio, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/07/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
NEWELL NORMAND, SHERIFF AND EX-OFFICIO TAX COLLECTOR FOR THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON VERSUS MR. MUDBUG, INC. AND MICHAEL J. MAENZA
19-CA-277
Ruling Judge: Honorable Madeline Jasmine
District Court #: 54,549
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
John C. Morris, IV & Ashley E. Morris, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jamie P. Labranche - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/05/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
LIQUIDATION PROPERTIES, INC., WITHOUT RECOURSE VERSUS JAMIE P. LABANCHE AND KIM MARTIN LABRANCHE
19-CA-278
Ruling Judge: Hon. Lee V. Faulkner, Jr.
District Court #: 733-258
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Anton L. Hasenkampf & George D. Fagan, for Plaintiff-Appellant Diana C. Surprenant & Philip A. Franco, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
KHOOBEHI PROPERTIES, L.L.C. VERSUS BARONNE DEVELOPMENT NO. 2, L.L.C., KAILAS FAMILY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, AND KAILAS PROPERTIES, L.L.C.
19-CA-289
Ruling Judge: Honorable Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 726-822
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Danatus N. King, for Plaintiff-Appellant Brett M. Dupuy, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
LATESSIA MCCLELLAN AND MARKETHY MCCLENNAN VERSUS PREMIER NISSAN L.L.C. D/B/A PREMIER NISSAN OF METAIRIE
19-KA-291
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 17-4959
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Thomas J. Butler & Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS COREY BANNISTER
19-CA-298
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 786-435
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Harold L. Ehrenberg & Edward P. Gothard, for Plaintiff-Appellant C. A. Fleming, III, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/05/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
JOSEPH GLORIOSO ON BEHALF OF HIS MINOR DAUGHTER, MOLLY GLORIOSO VERSUS THE CITY OF KENNER
19-CA-299
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 641-536
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Mark C. Landry, for Plaintiff-Appellant Bradford H. Walker, for Defendant-Appellee Keith Paul Gagnon - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
FIRST BANK AND TRUST VERSUS PROCTOR'S COVE II, LLC, MILTON GAGNON AND MICHAEL J. THOMPSON
19-CA-305
Ruling Judge: Hon. Shannon Bruno Bishop
District Court #: 18-2251
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 7
Attorney(s):
Nathan L. Schrantz, for Plaintiff-Appellant Charles M. Jarrell, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
BROXLIN T. COLEMAN VERSUS ACE PROPERTY & CASUALTY INS. CO. / ESIS & BROCK SERVICES, LLC
19-CA-317
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ann Murry Keller
District Court #: 2018-AD-47
Lower Court: Juvenile Court
Attorney(s):
Amy C. Kern, for Plaintiff-Appellee Stephen T. Hoover, for Defendant-Appellant Courtney L. Schroeder, for Minor-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
IN RE: RICHARD TODD BUTTONE AND WIFE TONYA LYNN BUTTONE APPLYING FOR THE INTRAFAMILY ADOPTION OF J. B. G.
19-KA-322
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 18-3366
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., Terry M. Boudreaux, & Thomas J. Butler, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS SYMMERON NIGEL COLE
19-CA-337
Ruling Judge: Honorable Emile R. St. Pierre
District Court #: 81,3 C/W 81,88
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry B. Loup & Taylor M. Burnham, for Plaintiff-Appellant Raymond C. Lewis, Robert E. Kerrigan, Jr., & M. Elizabeth Evans Tamporello, for Defendant-Appellee Michael D. Cangelosi, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
KRYSTYN LANDRY VERSUS NATIONAL UNION FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY OF PITTSBURG, CEVA LOGISTICS U.S., INC. AND JEREMIAH ETHAN RODNEY
19-CA-342
Ruling Judge: Honorable Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 795-061
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Laura C. Rodrigue & Blake J. Arcuri, for Plaintiff-Appellee Craig R. Watson, Guice A. Giambrone, III & Elicia D. Ford, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 11/05/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
BRIAN DRUMM AND THE CLASS OF SIMILARLY SITUATED PERSONS, KENNER FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION LOCAL 1427 IAFF VERSUS THE CITY OF KENNER
19-CA-345
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 779-967
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Ford T. Hardy, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant William F. Kelly, Brian T. Carr, Scott A. Ledbetter & Tiffany D. Snead, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
GREGORY J. JACKSON VERSUS MATTHEW M. DRACHENBURG AND STATE FARM FIRE AND CASUALTY COMPANY
19-CA-346
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 731-349
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Brian E. Sevin, Sr., Christopher J. Stahulak & Thomas C. Cerullo, for Plaintiff-Appellant C. A. Fleming, III, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 11/06/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
MONICA ANDERSON VERSUS CITY OF KENNER AND THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON AND XYZ INSURANCE COMPANY
17 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
17-CA-625
Ruling Judge: 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: 12/04/2019 at 01:30 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Remanded with Instructions' on 03/23/2018
KAREN COHEN KINNETT VERSUS JARRED BRANDON KINNETT
19-KA-242
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 18-1016
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., Terry M. Boudreaux, Andrea F. Long, Matthew Whitworth, Brittany Beckner, & Thomas J. Butler, for Plaintiff-Appellee Holli A. Herrle-Castillo, for Defendant-Appellant Hon. Jeffrey M. Landry, Colin Clark, J. Taylor Gray, & Grant L. Willis, for Plaintiff-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/03/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS HENRY FORD, III
19-KA-263
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 14-6642
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Thomas J. Butler, Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., & Joshua K. Vanderhooft, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/03/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DAVID COSTANZA
19-KA-280
Ruling Judge: Honorable Glenn B. Ansardi
District Court #: 18-5950
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Thomas J. Butler, for Plaintiff-Appellee Adrienne E. Aucoin, Jericha Hilbert Remondet, & Connor K. Junkin, for Plaintiff-Appellant Shawn M. George - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/03/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS SHAWN M. GEORGE
19-CA-321
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 788-839
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Gerald Wasserman & Leonard M. Berins, for Plaintiff-Appellant Walter R. Woodruff, Jr., Edward S. Bopp & Tyler S. Loga, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/04/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
POSITIVELYTILTON, LLC D/B/A TRIANGLE WEST VERSUS ACES OVER, INC.
19-KA-335
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 16-4811
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., Terry M. Boudreaux, & Thomas J. Butler, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/04/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS TERRANCE DARNELL CALLOWAY
19-CA-344
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 762-955
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Wayne M. LeBlanc, for Plaintiff-Appellant Stephen C. Resor, Amy Dunn Hotard, Stephannie McKinney & Marcelle P. Mouledoux, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/03/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DUNWOODIE MCDUFFIE, JR. AND CHERYL MCDUFFIE VERSUS STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE COMPANY, JACOB A. MULLINS, HEIDI KING AND LIEREN GROS
19-CA-350
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cade R. Cole
District Court #: L00393
Lower Court: None Available
Attorney(s):
Andre B. Burvant, Matthew A. Mantle & John F. Fletcher, for Plaintiff-Appellee Kenneth C. Fonte, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/03/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
LERNER NEW YORK, INC. VERSUS NEWELL D. NORMAND, SHERIFF, AND EX-OFFICIO TAX COLLECTOR FOR JEFFERSON PARISH; JEFFERSON PARISH SHERIFF'S OFFICE, BUREAU OF REVENUE AND TAXATION, SALES AND USE TAX DIVISION
19-CA-365
Ruling Judge: Honorable Robert L. Lobrano
District Court #: 72,674
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Dexter Johnson - In Proper Person, for Plaintiff-Appellant Jo Ann Nixon, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/04/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DEXTER JOHNSON VERSUS MADELINE JASMINE - INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY
19-KA-366
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 11-4837
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., Terry M. Boudreaux, Thomas J. Butler, & Darren A. Allemand, for Plaintiff-Appellee Katherine M. Franks, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/03/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOHN E. CARRIERE
19-CA-369
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 73,266
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Suzanne Marie Mitchell - In Proper Person, for Plaintiff-Appellee Mark A. Marino, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/04/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
SUZANNE MARIE MITCHELL VERSUS TONEY LAMAR MITCHELL
19-KA-370
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 94-5632
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Thomas J. Butler, for Plaintiff-Appellee-Respondent Hon. Jeffrey M. Landry, Grant L. Willis & J. Taylor Gray, for Plaintiff-Appellee-Respondent Christopher A. Aberle, for Defendant-Appellant-Relator
Court Hearing: 12/04/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ERIC J. BROWN
19-CA-372
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 10430D
Lower Court: None Available
Attorney(s):
Cloyd F. Van Hook & Brett S. Lala, for Plaintiff-Appellant Miranda Y. Scroggins, Antonio C. Ferachi, Debra D. Morris, & Brian C. DeJean, for Defendant-Appellee Drew M. Talbot & Stephanie Le Grange, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/03/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ZELIA, LLC VERSUS KIMBERLY ROBINSON, SECRETARY, LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE, ET AL
19-KH-374
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 94-5632
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 12/04/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ERIC BROWN VERSUS STATE OF LOUISIANA
19-KA-380
Ruling Judge: Honorable Edward M. Leonard, Jr.
District Court #: 18,159
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Bridget A. Dinvaut & Briana C. Robertson, for Plaintiff-Appellee Allen J. Myles, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/03/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS SHAWN MICHAEL MCKINNEY
19-CA-410
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 788-976
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Veleka Eskinde & Ann M. Johnson-Griffin, for Plaintiff-Appellant Donald C. Douglas, Jr. & Robert G. Harvey, Sr., for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/04/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ALEISHA GASTON VERSUS WILLIE EARL HARKLESS, INDIVIDUALLY, AND WILLIE EARL HARKLESS, DDS, D/B/A "SMILES" FAMILY DENTISTRY AND XYZ INSURANCE COMPANY
19-C-451
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 786-834
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
David P. Vicknair, for Plaintiff-Respondant Keegan E. Chopin, for Plaintiff-Respondant Hope E. Hughes, for Plaintiff-Respondant Christopher M. Moody, for Defendant-Relator Albert D. Giraud, for Defendant-Relator
Court Hearing: 12/04/2019 at 11:30 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

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Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
BRANDY BARKER VERSUS CITY OF GRAND ISLE
15 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
19-KA-237
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 15,144
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Bridget A. Dinvaut & Justin B. LaCour, for Plaintiff-Appellee Benny S. George, Jr., for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/07/2020 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

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Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DELCOME DAVID EVANS
19-CA-290
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 785-243
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Penny M. Daigrepont, L. Claire Mayer, Skye Eiswirth Prince, Remy F. Symons, Sean E. Williams, Stephen W. Rider, & Mark J. Chaney, for Plaintiff-Appellee Michael Anthony Alexander, Sr. - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant Ryan N. Cox, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2020 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

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Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. VERSUS MICHAEL ANTHONY ALEXANDER, SR., (A/K/A MICHAEL ANTHONY ALEXANDER, MICHAEL A. ALEXANDER, MICHAEL ALEXANDER, MICHAEL A. ALEXANDER, SR., MICHAEL ALEXANDER, SR.) AND ROXANN FRANKLIN ALEXANDER, (A/K/A ROXANN FRANKLIN, ROXANN F. ALEXANDER, ROXANN ALEXANDER)
19-KA-336
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 17-7316
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Thomas J. Butler, for Plaintiff-Appellee Cynthia K. Meyer, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2020 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS BENNIE STALLING
19-CA-348
Ruling Judge: Honorable Glenn B. Ansardi
District Court #: 768-260
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
M. Elizabeth Bowman & Christy M. Howley, for Plaintiff-Appellee Justin E. Molaison, Harold E. Molaison, Warren E. Mouledoux, Jr. & Jack E. Morris, for Intervenor-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2020 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

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Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
SUCCESSION OF LOY L. OLSEN, JR.
19-CA-357
Ruling Judge: Honorable Madeline Jasmine
District Court #: 71,423
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Bridget A. Dinvaut, Keith Green, Jr., Samuel J. Accardo, Jr., & Joseph J. Accardo, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellee Philip J. Cambre , for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2020 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

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Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH VERSUS DUTCH BAYOU DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, INC.
19-KA-379
Ruling Judge: Hon. Jessie M. LeBlanc
District Court #: 73,61
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Ricky L. Babin, Lindsey D. Manda, & Donald D. Candell, for Plaintiff-Appellee Cynthia K. Meyer, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/07/2020 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS MAURICE HONOR
19-KA-381
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 16,397
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Honorable Bridget A. Dinvaut & Christopher B. Cortez, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lieu T. Vo Clark, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/07/2020 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ROYCE AVERY BURSE
19-KA-395
Ruling Judge: Honorable M. Lauren Lemmon
District Court #: 17,30
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Joel T. Chaisson, II & Louis G. Authement, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2020 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JEREL SMITH
19-CA-407
Ruling Judge: Hon. Shannon Bruno Bishop
District Court #: 17-6294
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 7
Attorney(s):
J. Casey Cowley, Pamela C. McLendon & Ana Rodrigues, for Plaintiff-Appellee Laurie W. Maschek, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2020 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

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Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ELEAZAR RIVERA SALGADO VERSUS TRI-PARISH ROOFING & HOME IMPROVEMENTS
19-CA-422
Ruling Judge: Honorable Timothy S. Marcel
District Court #: 80,290
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Joel T. Chaisson, II, Louis G. Authement & Tawanda Thomas, for Plaintiff-Appellee Dexter Johnson - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellant Laura Cummings - In Proper Person, for Parent-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/07/2020 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

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Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DEXTER DEMOND JOHNSON
19-CA-432
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 788-275
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Pius A. Obioha & Daniel C. Obioha, for Plaintiff-Appellant R. A. Osborn, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee Thomas H. Huval, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/07/2020 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
FERDINAND MEGGS, JR. VERSUS DAVIS MORTUARY SERVICE, INC. AND SECURITY PLAN LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY
19-KA-435
Ruling Judge: Honorable Frank A. Brindisi
District Court #: 16-2563
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., Thomas J. Butler, & Anne M. Wallis, for Plaintiff-Appellee Prentice L. White, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2020 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS MARK ELLIS
19-KA-472
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 98-1000
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Thomas J. Butler, Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., & Darren A. Allemand, for Plaintiff-Appellee Kevin V. Boshea, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2020 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DARRYL ARCENEAUX
19-KA-478
Ruling Judge: Honorable M. Lauren Lemmon
District Court #: 17,740
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Joel T. Chaisson, II & Louis G. Authement, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jane L. Beebe, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/07/2020 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOHN ELMER
19-CA-503
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 708-949
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Bernard A. Dupuy, Scott C. Stansbury, David I. Courcelle & Bennett Wolff, for Plaintiff-Appellant Leslie A. Bonin, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2020 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DAVID JOSEPH MAIN VERSUS DENA BACH MAIN

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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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