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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
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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.**

1 record(s) returned.  
Case # PDF Case Title
18-CA-554
Ruling Judge: Honorable Glenn B. Ansardi
District Court #: 751-435
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Court Hearing: None Available
Non-Published: 
Disposition: 'Appeal Dismissed' on 12/14/2018
JENNIFER A. LOYOLA VERSUS JAMES A. LOYOLA

Latest Docket

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

24 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-CA-169
Ruling Judge: Honorable Glenn B. Ansardi
District Court #: 753-933
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Patrick H. Patrick & Stephen E. Mattesky, for Appellee Jacob Kansas, for Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
GLOBAL CONSTRUCTION & EQUIPMENT, L.L.C. AND MICHELLE HEBERT VERSUS RATHBORNE PROPERTIES, L.L.C. C/W RATHBORNE PROPERTIES, L.L.C. VERSUS GLOBAL SOLUTION ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.
18-CA-170
Ruling Judge: Honorable Glenn B. Ansardi
District Court #: 753-933 C/W 754-298
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
RATHBORNE PROPERTIES, L.L.C. VERSUS GLOBAL SOLUTION ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.
18-KA-294
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen D. Enright, Jr.
District Court #: 13-2330
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Kevin V. Boshea, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS KEVIN JOHNSON
18-CA-320
Ruling Judge: Honorable Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 739-281
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Jack A. Ricci, Brian G. LeBon, Jr., Michael S. Ricci & Jonathan L. Schultis, for Plaintiff-Appellant Steven J. Lane, John S. Creevy, Alexandra E. Faia & Christopher T. Grace, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee Robert C. Lowe & Suzette M. Smith, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
TODD M. VILLARRUBIA VERSUS HEATHER G. VILLARRUBIA
18-KA-326
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 17-288
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS RONALD M. MITCHELL
18-CA-348
Ruling Judge: Hon. E. Jeffrey Perilloux
District Court #: 66,434
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Daniel J. Mackel, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant John W. Martinez, for Defendant-Appellee-2nd Appellant W. Bartlett Ary, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ZACHARY D. RELAN VERSUS THE STATE OF LOUISIANA THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HOSPITALS AND LINDSAY L. PANTALEO
18-CA-391
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 761-783
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Gilbert R. Buras, Jr., for Defendant-Appellant L. Etienne Balart, Michael C. Drew, Remy J. Donnelly, Lauren C. Mastio, William Peter Connick, & Michael S. Futrell, for Plaintiff-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
WOOD MATERIALS LLC, WOOD RESOURCES LLC VERSUS CITY OF HARAHAN
18-KA-392
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 98-6122
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bertha M. Hillman, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOHN ESTEEN, III
18-CA-395
Ruling Judge: Hon. Jason Verdigets
District Court #: 38,145
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Charles R. Jones, for Defendant-Appellant Vercell F. Fiffie, for Defendant-Appellant Cody M. Martin, for Plaintiff-Appellee Martin Reulet - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee Patricia Bellanger - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee Harley R. Becnel - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee Christopher Oubre - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee Darlene Schexnayder - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee Dwayne Schexnayder - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee Ella Narcisse - In Proper Person, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
THE PARISH OF ST. JAMES AND THE ST. JAMES PARISH SCHOOL BOARD VERSUS PATRICIA BELLANGER, ET AL.
18-KA-397
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 16-172
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bertha M. Hillman, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CARLOS ALBERTO MONTERO, SR.
18-CA-404
Ruling Judge: Hon. Jessie M. LeBlanc
District Court #: 37,296 C/W 37,319
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Donald J. Cazayoux, Jr. & J. Lane Ewing, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant Brad R. Matthews, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bryan D. Scofield & James T. Rivera, for Defendant-Appellee Michael D. Peytavin, for Defendant-Appellee Jason R. Cashio, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
RICHARD PALMER VERSUS UV INSURANCE RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC., UV LOGISTICS, LLC, AND MICHAEL LEWIS SMITH C/W JEANNIE BREAUX VERSUS UV INSURANCE RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC., UV LOGISTICS, LLC, AND MICHAEL LEWIS SMITH
18-CA-405
Ruling Judge: Hon. Jessie M. LeBlanc
District Court #: 37,319 C/W 37,296
Lower Court: 23rd Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
JEANNIE BREAUX VERSUS UV INSURANCE RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC., UV LOGISTICS, LLC, AND MICHAEL LEWIS SMITH
18-CA-430
Ruling Judge: Honorable Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 739-281
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Brian G. LeBon, Jr., Michael S. Ricci, Jonathan L. Schultis, & Anthony J. Livaccari, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellee Robert C. Lowe, & Suzette M. Smith, for Plaintiff-Appellant Steven J. Lane, John S. Creevy, Alexandra E. Faia, & Christopher T. Grace, Jr. for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
TODD M. VILLARRUBIA VERSUS HEATHER G. VILLARRUBIA
18-CA-431
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 779-517
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Roland A. Ditta, for Plaintiff-Appellant Daniel E. Broussard, Jr., for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
THOMAS G. WILKINSON VERSUS KAREN PARKER
18-CA-432
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 759-750
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
John A. Venezia & Julie O'Shesky, for Plaintiff-Appellant David K. Theard & Joseph F. Lavigne, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ALL AMERICAN HEALTHCARE, L.L.C. AND NELSON J. CURTIS, III, D.C. VERSUS BENJAMIN DICHIARA, D.C.
18-CA-435
Ruling Judge: Hon. Shannon Bruno Bishop
District Court #: 15,5613
Lower Court: Office of Workers' Compensation, District 7
Attorney(s):
Cristian P. Silva & William R. Penton, III, for Plaintiff-Appellant J. Douglas Sunseri & Richard J. Wolff, for Defendant-Appellee Stephanie L. Cheralla, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
JUAN CAMPOS VERSUS UNLIMITED MASTER CONTRACTORS, LLC
18-CA-442
Ruling Judge: Honorable June B. Darensburg
District Court #: 767-037
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Ross A. Ledet, & Richard B. Ehret, for Plaintiff-Appellant Michael S. Blackwell, & Norman A. Mott, III, for Defendant-Appellee Michael E. Ponder, for Other
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
B & P RESTAURANT GROUP, LLC, ET AL VERSUS DELTA ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES, LLC, ET AL
18-CA-444
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 779-824
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Frank A. Silvestri & Damien M. Savoie, for Plaintiff-Appellant Alexandra G. Roselli & Don S. McKinney, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
IN RE: MEDICAL REVIEW PANEL OF GERARD LINDQUIST
18-CA-446
Ruling Judge: Honorable Danyelle M. Taylor
District Court #: 754-678
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
William R. Mustian, III, for Plaintiff-Appellant Sandra K. Cosby, for Defendant-Appellee James A. Stapp, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
NORMAN BONCK VERSUS STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY AND LINDA M. CROCKEM
18-CA-447
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 749-298
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Jack E. Morris & Richard C. Trahant, for Plaintiff-Appellant Jacob K. Best, Guice A. Giambrone, III, Mark E. Seamster & James A. Prather, for Defendant-Appellee-2nd Appellant Kathleen P. Rice, Patrick J. McShane & Danica B. Denny, for Defendant-Appellee Tara E. Clement & Jameson M. Taylor, for Defendant-Appellee-2nd Appellant Glen E. Mercer & Kourtney T. French, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
SHANE SALATHE VERSUS THE PARISH OF JEFFERSON THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF SEWERAGE
18-KA-469
Ruling Judge: John J. Molaison, Jr.
District Court #: 16-4298
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Prentice L. White, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS HENRY L. MARK
18-CA-474
Ruling Judge: Honorable Cornelius E. Regan
District Court #: 719-934
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Michael R. Allweiss, Marynell L. Piglia & Alicia M. Bendana, for Plaintiff-Appellant Isaac H. Ryan & Kermit L. Roux, III, for Defendant-Appellee David R. Frohn & Helen M. Buckley, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
FRANCESCA M. LAPUYADE VERSUS RAWBAR, INC. D/B/A ACME OYSTER HOUSE
18-CA-477
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 633-873
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Michael L. Fantaci, Patricia S. LeBlanc & Deborah A. Villio, James C. Raff, Mark C. Landry, for Plaintiff-Appellee Joseph R. Ward, Jr. & W. J. LeBlanc, Jr., for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/04/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
FIRST BANK AND TRUST VERSUS WARREN G. TREME
18-KA-517
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen D. Enright, Jr.
District Court #: 15-6469
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Prentice L. White, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 12/05/2018 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS RONALD J. BOWMAN
18 record(s) returned.  
Case # Case Title
18-CA-174
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 767-138
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Joshua D. Allison & Robert B. Evans, III, & Nicholas Holton for Plaintiff-Appellant Thomas J. Cortazzo, Karen Dicke, James V. King, III, Larry E. Mobley, & Alex S. Aughtry, for Defendant-Appellee Leigh F. Groves, Keely Y. Scott, & Autumn M. Coe, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
MOREAU SERVICES, LLC; QUINCY MOREAU; AND DELAINA MOREAU VERSUS PILOT TRAVEL CENTERS, LLC; SCOTT MOORE; A. PHELPS PETROLEUM OF NORTHWEST FLORIDA, INC.; AND ALVIN PHELPS
18-CA-340
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 767-138
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Joshua D. Allison, & Robert B. Evans, III, for Plaintiff-Appellant Thomas J. Cortazzo, Larry E. Mobley, & Ms. Alex S. Aughtry, for Defendant-Appellee Leigh F. Groves, Keely Y. Scott, & Autumn M. Coe, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
MOREAU SERVICES, LLC; QUINCY MOREAU; AND DELAINA MOREAU VERSUS PILOT TRAVEL CENTERS, LLC; SCOTT MOORE; A. PHELPS PETROLEUM OF NORTHWEST FLORIDA, INC.; AND ALVIN PHELPS
18-KA-386
Ruling Judge: Honorable Timothy S. Marcel
District Court #: 17,560; 16,263; 16.468
Lower Court: 29th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Hon. Joel T. Chaisson, II, for Plaintiff-Appellee Gwendolyn K. Brown, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: No

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS DANIEL BECKLEY
18-KA-401
Ruling Judge: Honorable Donald A. Rowan, Jr.
District Court #: 17-6008
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bertha M. Hillman, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS SHAWN R. RICHARDSON
18-CA-443
Ruling Judge: Honorable Glenn B. Ansardi
District Court #: 784-688
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Jason C. Bruzik, for Plaintiff-Appellee Lloyd E. Hennigan, Jr., Travis M. Holley, & J. Keith Gates, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
MEMBERS OF THE GRAND LODGE OF THE STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS THE ELECTED BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE GRAND LODGE OF THE STATE OF LOUISIANA
18-CA-480
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 68,458 C/W 68,849
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
George R. Tucker, for Plaintiff-Appellant David H. Hanchey & W. Paul Wilkins, for Plaintiff-Appellee-2nd Appellant James M. Garner, Debra J. Fischman & Stuart D. Kottle, for Defendant-Appellee Gerard J. Dragna, C. Michael Parks & Eric W. Sella, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
CARDELL ELLIS VERSUS HEATH C. MCDONALD, WATERWORKS INDUSTRIAL SERVICES, LLC AND STATE NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANY C/W TRAMISSIAN DAVIS VERSUS HEATH C. MCDONALD, WATER WORKS INDUSTRIAL SERVICES, LLC, STATE NATIONAL INSURANCE, INC., AND STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY
18-CA-482
Ruling Judge: Honorable J. Sterling Snowdy
District Court #: 68,849 C/W 68,458
Lower Court: 40th District Court
Attorney(s):
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
TRAMISSIAN DAVIS VERSUS HEATH C. MCDONALD, WATER WORKS INDUSTRIAL SERVICES, LLC, STATE NATIONAL INSURANCE, INC., AND STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY
18-KA-485
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 16-454
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Davidson S. Ehle, III, & Joseph A. Marino, III, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CHAMID J. DAVIS
18-CA-486
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 710-152
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Jason M. Cerise, Omer F. Kuebel, III, & Natalie M. White, for Plaintiff-Appellee David K. Theard, & Thomas P. Hubert, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
131 BEVERLY KNOLL, LLC VERSUS CLIPPER CONSTRUCTION, LLC
18-KA-494
Ruling Judge: Honorable Nancy A. Miller
District Court #: 17-6254
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Jane L. Beebe, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOSHUA L. BLACK
18-CA-495
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 749-802
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Joseph G. Albe, Jr. & Scott A. Ledbetter, for Plaintiff-Appellee J. Christopher Alexander, Sr. & Jennifer Aycock Motlow, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
DANIEL J. BERNAL, JR. VERSUS CRESCENT FOUNDATIONS, LLC AND PAUL C. AUSTIN
18-CA-496
Ruling Judge: Honorable Henry G. Sullivan, Jr.
District Court #: 754-274
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Ivan A. Orihuela, Arthur O. Schott, III & Joseph A. Interiano, for Plaintiff-Appellee James M. Garner, & Ryan O. Luminais, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
ELSA CARUSO VERSUS ACADEMY SPORTS AND OUTDOORS
18-CA-501
Ruling Judge: Honorable Ellen Shirer Kovach
District Court #: 748-342
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Glenn C. McGovern, & Anna Lellelid, for Plaintiff-Appellant Michelle H. Hesni, for Defendant-Appellee Azelie Z. Shelby, Sarah K. Lunn, Lauren A. Williams, & Anne E. Wasson, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
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
Attorney(s):
George B. Recile & Barry W. Sartin, Jr., for Plaintiff-Appellant Kevin P. Klibert, for Defendant-Appellee
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
KABRISHA ROBINSON, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF HER MINOR DAUGHTER, DERI'NIYA HALBERT VERSUS THE ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH SCHOOL BOARD
18-KA-518
Ruling Judge: Hon. Scott U. Schlegel
District Court #: 16-4724
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Cynthia K. Meyer, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS MARK PRIEST
18-KA-519
Ruling Judge: Hon. Raymond S. Steib, Jr.
District Court #: 10-4853
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/08/2019 at 10:00 AM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS TORY N. CLARK
18-KA-549
Ruling Judge: Honorable Stephen C. Grefer
District Court #: 17-5773
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bruce G. Whittaker, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom B
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS JOSEPH BECNEL
18-KA-551
Ruling Judge: Honorable E. Adrian Adams
District Court #: 16-4165
Lower Court: 24th Judicial District Court
Attorney(s):
Terry M. Boudreaux, for Plaintiff-Appellee Bertha M. Hillman, for Defendant-Appellant
Court Hearing: 01/09/2019 at 01:00 PM in Courtroom A
Oral Argument: Yes

Non-Published: 
Disposition: NONE AVAILABLE
STATE OF LOUISIANA VERSUS CARDELL E. TORRENCE

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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