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

Records Custodian
Cheryl Q. Landrieu
Clerk of Court
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal
P.O. Box 489
Gretna, LA 70054
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(excludes holidays)
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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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**Effective July 1, 2018**
   
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Civil Writ *+ $175.50
Application for Rehearing * $125.00
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Motions on Unlodged Appeals $100.00
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Motions for Extension of Time $50.00
Motions to Exceed Page Limitation $50.00
Copies of Opinions, Pleadings, etc., per page $2.00
Copy of Appellate Record on Disc $35.00
Late Fee for Filing Brief $100.00
Amicus Brief $100.00
*Includes $25.00 additional filing fee required by La. R.S. 13:10.3.
See also La. R.S. 13:352 and Local Rule 1.

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NO FILING FEE FOR A TIMELY FILED APPEAL BRIEF.

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NEW YEARS DAY 1/1/2020

Latest Published Opinions

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

2 record(s) returned.  
Case # PDF Case Title
18-CA-501
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 748-342
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Affirmed in Part, reversed in part and remanded' on 04/17/2019
LORI PELITIRE VERSUS CRAIG WAYNE RINKER AND HIS EMPLOYER FIRST ENGLISH LUTHERAN CHURCH AND INSURER ABC INSURANCE COMPANY
18-CA-510
Ruling Judge: Honorable Madeline Jasmine
District Court #: 69,490
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Reversed and Remanded' on 04/17/2019
KABRISHA ROBINSON, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF HER MINOR DAUGHTER, DERI'NIYA HALBERT VERSUS THE ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH SCHOOL BOARD

Latest Docket

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

20 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-KA-362
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 16-760
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Cynthia K. Meyer, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DERRICK A. FORD, JR.
18-KA-445
Ruling Judge: Hon. Katherine Tess Stromberg
District Court #: 72,64
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Ricky L. Babin, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lieu T. Vo Clark, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS RON C. YOUNGBLOOD
18-KA-463
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 14-6748
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lieu T. Vo Clark, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS KENDELL ELLIS
18-CA-564
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 732-755 C/W 749-232 C/W 780-420
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
J. William Becknell, II, Brian G. Meissner & Jeffrey L. Oakes, for Plaintiff-Appellant Matthew A. Sherman, Preston L. Hayes & Patrick R. Follette, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
SHELBY P. LASALLE, JR., WILLIAM B. HAENSEL, JR., STEPHEN W. PHILLIPPI AND RONALD J. DANOS VERSUS G.E.C., INC. C/W KREBS, LASALLE, LEMIEUX CONSULTANTS, INC. VERSUS G.E.C., INC.
18-CA-565
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 732-755 C/W 749-232 C/W 780-420
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
KREBS, LASALLE, LEMIEUX CONSULTANTS, INC. VERSUS G.E.C., INC.
18-CA-566
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 732-755 C/W 749-232 C/W 780-420
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
KREBS, LASALLE, LEMIEUX CONSULTANTS, INC. VERSUS G.E.C., INC.
18-C-619
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 747-249
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
John-Michael Lawrence, for Plaintiff-Relator Bryce G. Murray, J. Forester Jackson, & Mary Bubbett Jackson, for Defendant-Respondant
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 11:30 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DONALD HOGAN VERSUS WILLIAMS AND LEMIEUX
18-C-620
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 747-249
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
John-Michael Lawrence, for Plaintiff-Respondant Bryce G. Murray, J. Forester Jackson & Mary Bubbett Jackson, for Defendant-Relator
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 11:30 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DONALD HOGAN, JR. VERSUS ANDREA WILLIAMS AND KENNETH LEMIEUX
18-CA-628
Ruling Judge: Hon. E. Jeffrey Perilloux
District Court #: 71,165
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Michael S. Brandner, Jr., Scot P. Koloski & Joseph F. Lahatte, III, for Plaintiff-Appellant Sidney W. Degan, III, Foster P. Nash, III, Richard W. Schwerdtfeger & Travis L. Bourgeois, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
IRMA HONOR VERSUS HUFF MANAGEMENT CO., INC. AND ASSOCIATED INDUSTRIES INSURANCE COMPANY
18-KA-642
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 98-1000
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Paul D. Connick, Jr., Terry M. Boudreaux & Darren A. Allemand, for Plaintiff-Appellee Kevin V. Boshea, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 02:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DARRYL ARCENEAUX
18-KA-651
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 17-4778
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS BENNIE R. SPRIGGS
18-CA-660
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cade R. Cole
District Court #: L00003
Lower Court: None Available
Attorney(s):
Cheryl M. Kornick, Robert S. Angelico, Randy J. Marse, Jr. & Jeffrey Birdsong, for Plaintiff-Appellant Patrick M. Amedee & Catherine Masterson, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
WILLOW BEND VENTURES, LLC VERSUS COLLECTOR, ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH, SALES AND USE TAX OFFICE
18-CA-666
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael E. Kirby, Pro Tempore
District Court #: 781-602
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
J. Michael Daly, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant Brett M. Dupuy & Dax C. Foster, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
IN RE: MEDICAL REVIEW PANEL PROCEEDING FOR HOLLICE SPURLOCK, JR.
18-KA-683
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 17-3961
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Cynthia K. Meyer, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS MARVIN S. ACEVEDO
18-KA-708
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 16-4811
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS TERRANCE DARNELL CALLOWAY
18-CA-712
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 782-893
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Willie M. Zanders, Sr., for Plaintiff-Appellant Glenn D. Price, Jr. & Michael G. Fanning, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
COREY LAMBERT, SR. VERSUS GLENN DELCARPIO, SHEENA SMITH, DANIEL BAKER, MARIA LANDRY, DENISE CARPENTER, CARL NINI AND DARVELL EDWARDS
18-KA-716
Ruling Judge: Honorable Michael P. Mentz
District Court #: 15-3977
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Katherine M. Franks, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS ANTONIO CUZA
18-KA-729
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 18-546
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JAMAL WASHINGTON
18-CA-740
Ruling Judge: Honorable Emile R. St. Pierre
District Court #: 82,418
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Leonard A. Davis & Charles M. King, for Plaintiff-Appellee David C. Fleshman, Ross A. Dooley & David Phelps, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/02/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
VILLAGE SHOPPING CENTER PARTNERSHIP VERSUS KIMBLE DEVELOPMENT, LLC AND MICHAEL KIMBLE
18-CA-743
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 788-451
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Andrew J. Baer & Frederic T. LeClercq, for Plaintiff-Appellee L. Etienne Balart & Jennifer A. David, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 04/03/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
WECHEM, INC. VERSUS WILL EVANS
18 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., 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-691
Ruling Judge: Honorable William C. Credo, III Judge Pro Tempore
District Court #: 17-459
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Kenneth J. Beck, for Surety-Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 05/07/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOVAN BARRON
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-10
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 767-392
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
G. Karl Bernard, for Plaintiff-Appellant Bruce A. Miller & Mauricio Sierra, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 05/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
LAVERNE R. JOSEPH VERSUS EGAN HEALTH CARE CORPORATION D/B/A EGAN HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE SERVICES
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, 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

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.

Click for Writ Application Intake Form.

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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