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State v. Campbell

A-16-0836, State of Nebraska v. Alicia R. Campbell (Appellant)

Lancaster County, District Court Judge Andrew Jacobsen

Attorney for Appellant:  Joe Nigro and Shawn Elliott (Public Defender’s Office)

Attorney for Appellee:  Douglas J. Peterson and Joe Meyer (Attorney General’s Office)

Criminal Action:  Failure to obey lawful order of State Patrol; possession of marijuana; possession of drug paraphernalia

Wilkinson v. Wilkinson

A-16-0783, Travis Wilkinson v. Taylor Wilkinson (Appellant)

Howard County, District Court Judge Karin Noakes

Attorney for Appellant:  Mitchell C. Stehlik (Lauritsen, Brownell, Brostrom, & Stehlik, P.C., L.L.O.)

Attorney for Appellee:  Heather Swanson Muray (Swanson Murray Law LLC, PC)

Civil Action:  Dissolution of Marriage, Custody

Action Taken by Trial Court:  The trial court dissolved the parties’ marriage. It awarded custody of the parties’ child to Appellee with parenting time to Appellant.

In re Interest of Elizabeth N.

A-16-1038, In re Interest of Elizabeth N., Gabriel N., and Kale N., Children under 18 years of age. State of Nebraska v. Carly P. and Jason N. (Appellants)

Separate Juvenile Court of Lancaster County, Judge Toni G. Thorson

Attorney for Appellants:  Debra K. Lyford

Attorney for Appellee:  Jessica Ann Murphy (Lancaster County Attorney’s Office)

Juvenile Action:  Termination of parental rights

Finke v. Employer Solutions Staffing

A-16-0937, Scott R. Finke (Appellant) v. Employer Solutions Staffing and Accident Fund National Insurance Company

Workers’ Compensation Court, Judge John R. Hoffert

Attorney for Appellant:  William J. Erickson

Attorney for Appellees:  Abigail Ann Wenninghoff (Larson Kuper Law Firm)

Workers’ Compensation Action:  Claim for indemnity and medical benefits

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Fales v. County of Stanton

S-16-0936, Dillon Fales (Appellant) v. County of Stanton

Madison County District Court, Judge James G. Kube

Attorneys: Terry M. Anderson & Timothy J. O’Brian (Hauptman, O’Brian, Wolf & Lathrop, P.C.) --- Vincent Valentino & Brandy R. Johnson

Civil: Police pursuit; Political Subdivisions Tort Claims Act; Constitutionality

Barnes v. American Standard Insurance Company of Wisconsin

S-16-0854, Jimmy R. Barnes, Jr. (Appellant) v. American Standard Ins. Co. of Wisconsin

District Court for Douglas County, Judge Duane C. Dougherty

Attorneys: Daniel L. Rock and Jordan E. Holst (Ellick Jones Law Firm) for Appellant — Jane D. Hansen for Appellee

Civil: Underinsured Motorist Claim

Proceedings Below: The district court granted American Standard Insurance Co.’s motion for partial summary judgment, dismissed complaint with prejudice, and denied Jimmy Barnes’ motion for partial summary judgment.

State v. Schwaderer

S-16-0501, State v. Robert L. Schwaderer (Appellant)

Lancaster County District Court, Judge Lori A. Maret

Attorneys: Nathan A. Liss (Attorney General’s Office) --- Yohance Christie (Public Defender’s Office) (Appellant)

Criminal: Possession with intent to deliver meth; possession of money to be used violating the Controlled Substances Act and false reporting

Main Street Hospitality, LLC v. Perkins

S-16-0569, Main Street Hospitality L.L.C., Michael Weiseler, and Norfolk Country Inn v. Michael D. Perkins, individually and as trustee of the Michael D. Perkins Funnel Trust and Perkins, L.L.C. (Appellants)

Madison County District Court, Hon. James G. Kube

Attorneys: Robert F. Bartle, Bartle & Geier, Lincoln & Roger P. Cox, Lincoln (Appellants)--- Edward F. Pohren, Smith, Slusky, Omaha

Civil: disqualification of counsel