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Hill v. Tevogt

S-15-311, Jody A. Hill and Dean O. Thorsen v. Mark Tevogt (Appellant)

Douglas County, Hon. J. Michael Coffey

Attorneys: James D. Sherrets, Jared C. Olson (Sherrets Bruno & Vogt LLC) — Brian J. Muench

Civil: Breach of Contract

Proceedings Below: Hill/Thorsen filed suit to enforce a promissory note executed by Tevogt in consideration for the purchase of shares of a business owned by Hill/Thorsen. The district court granted summary judgment in favor of Hill/Thorsen.

State v. Woldt (PFR)

S-14-0573 State v. Adam T. Woldt (Appellant)

Cuming County District Court, Judge James G. Kube

Attorneys: Thomas B. Donner (Appellant) --- Austin N. Relph (Attorney General’s Office

Criminal: DUI; motion to suppress

State v. Duncan

S-15-0668 State v. Gregory Duncan (Appellant)

Douglas County, Judge Leigh Ann Retelsdorf

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

Criminal: 3rd degree assault, discrimination based

Proceedings below: Appellant was convicted following a jury trial and sentenced to 12 to 18 months.

State v. Carpenter

S-15-0697 State v. Trey T. Carpenter (Appellant)

Buffalo County District Court, Judge John P. Icenogle

Attorneys: George R. Love (Attorney General’s Office) --- Thomas S. Stewart (Public Defender’s Office)(Appellant)

Criminal: Possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute between 28 and 140 grams

Proceedings below: Following a jury trial, Appellant was convicted and sentenced to a mandatory minimum of 5 years to 15 years.

Drake-Williams Steel, Inc. v. Continental Casualty Company

S-15-0445 Drake-Williams Steel, Inc. [Appellant] v. Continental Casualty Co. [Appellee]

S-15-446 Employers Mutual Casualty Co. [Appellant] v. Drake-Williams Steel, Inc. [Appellee] (Consolidated Appeals)

Douglas County, Honorable Joseph S. Troia

McReynolds v. RIU Resorts and Hotels, S.A.

S-15-0423, Jeannette L. McReynolds (Appellants) v. RIU Resorts and Hotels, S.A., RIU Resort and Hotel of Nuevo Vallarta, Inc., The Mark Travel Corporation d/b/a Funjet Vacations, and Ultimate Cruise and Vacation, Inc.

Douglas County, Hon. J. Michael Coffey

Attorneys:                   James R. Place (Place Law Office) – Timothy J. McReynolds (McReynolds Law Firm); Dan H. Ketcham and Sara K. Houston (Engles, Ketcham, Olson & Keith, P.C.)

Civil:                            Negligence; Breach of Contract

Hartley v. Hartley

S-15-0590, Gary W. Hartley v. Polla S. Hartley (Appellant).

Greeley County, Hon. Karin L. Noakes

Attorneys:                   Erik C. Klutman (Sipple, Hansen, Emerson, Schumacher & Klutman) : James H. Truell (Truell, Murray & Associates)

Civil:                            Contempt

State obo Ja'Quezz G. v. Teablo P.

S-15-0291 State of Nebraska obo JaQuezz G. (Appellant) v. Teablo P.

Douglas County District Court, Judge Kimberly Miller Pankonin

Attorneys: Sarah E. Presinger (State of Nebraska Child Support Services)(for Appellant) --- Marian G. Heaney & Katherine H. Owen (Legal Aid of Nebraska)

Civil: Summary judgment; paternity and support

Marshall v. Eyecare Specialties, P.C. (MFR)

S-14-0696 Cindy Marshall (Appellant) v. Eyecare Specialties, P.C. of Lincoln (Appellee)

Lancaster County, Judge John Colborn

Attorneys: Abby Osborn & Joy Schiffermiller of Shiffermiller Law Office for Appellant, Shawn Renner, Susan Sapp & Tara Stingley of Cline, Williams, Wright, Johnson & Oldfather LLP for the Appellee.

Civil: Disability Discrimination

In re Interest of Kylie P.

A-15-0707, In re Interest of Kylie P., a child under 18 years of age. State of Nebraska v. Kylie P. (Appellant)

Sarpy County, Separate Juvenile Court Judge Lawrence Gendler

Attorney for Appellant:  Patrick J. Boylan (Public Defender’s Office)

Attorney for Appellee:  Carolyn A. Rothery (County Attorney’s Office)

Juvenile Action:  Disposition – Placement at YRTC    

Action Taken by Trial Court:  The juvenile court committed Appellant to the Office of Juvenile Services for placement at the YRTC in Geneva.