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Louisiana v. Hoang  
Date: March 26, 2019
Docket Number: 2017-K-0100

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant Khoi Hoang was indicted with conspiracy to commit second degree murder, solicitation to commit second degree murder, second degree murder, and obstruction of justice. Lien Nguyen was abducted from his home duri...

IN RE: DORIS MCWHITE WESTON
Date: March 26, 2019
Docket Number: 2018-B-1799
Ulrich v. Robinson  
Date: March 26, 2019
Docket Number: 2018-CA-0534

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs Justin and Gwen Ulrich and Raymond and Pam Alleman purchased and installed residential solar systems with the expectation of receiving an income tax credit of up to $12,500 pursuant to La. Rev. Stat. 47:6030(B...

STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ISSA L. LAMIZANA, JR.
Date: January 30, 2019
Docket Number: 2017-K-1490
IN RE: WILLIAM MAGEE
Date: January 30, 2019
Docket Number: 2018-B-0383
IN RE: DANIEL E. BECNEL, III
Date: January 30, 2019
Docket Number: 2018-B-0848
IN RE: FELIX DEJEAN, IV
Date: January 30, 2019
Docket Number: 2018-B-1333
IN RE: ALICIA JOHNSON BUTLER
Date: January 30, 2019
Docket Number: 2018-B-1472
Griggs v. Bounce N' Around Inflatables, LLC  
Date: January 30, 2019
Docket Number: 2018-C-0726

Justia Opinion Summary: Bounce N’ Around Inflatables (“BNA”) is a party rental business that rents a variety of inflatables for social events. BNA hired Austin Griggs (“Austin”) as a helper to assist in the delivering and cleaning of the inflat...

Louisiana In the Interest of A.L.D. & L.S.D.  
Date: January 30, 2019
Docket Number: 2018-CJ-1271

Justia Opinion Summary: The Louisiana Supreme Court granted a writ in this termination of parental rights case to determine if the court of appeal erred in reversing a district court judgment terminating the parental rights of the father, C.K.D...

Louisiana v. Miguel  
Date: January 30, 2019
Docket Number: 2018-KK-0711

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant Melvin Miguel was driving a vehicle that was stopped because it had a cracked windshield. Defendant had been driving with a suspended driver’s license and a fraudulent license plate. In addition, he admitted sm...

Louisiana v. Turner  
Date: December 5, 2018
Docket Number: 2016-KA-1841

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant Lee Turner, Jr. was indicted by a grand jury for the first degree murders of Edward Gurtner, III and Randy Chaney, committed while engaged in the perpetration of armed robbery. Following the close of evidence,...

Louisiana v. Wilson  
Date: December 5, 2018
Docket Number: 2017-K-0908

Justia Opinion Summary: The sheriff discovered two bodies burned beyond recognition from a residential fire. The victims were later identified as the occupants, Donald Wayne Demille Williams (“Demille”) and Kimberly Sims. Autopsies revealed bot...

IN RE: MICHAEL SEAN REID
Date: December 5, 2018
Docket Number: 2018-B-0849
IN RE: GREGORY COOK
Date: December 5, 2018
Docket Number: 2018-B-1076
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