Oral arg. – COA – Feb. 10, 2016

At 10:00 the COA will hear Carol Gray v. Dimitrious Demetriatis, M.D., Memorial Hospital and Todd Frieze, M.D.  This is a med mal case wherein Gray sued Dr. Eric Graham, Nurse Michelle Graham, Dr. Jimmy Dimitriades, his employer, Memorial Hospital at Gulfport , and Dr. Todd Frieze claiming that they failed to diagnose her with…

Decisions – COA – Feb. 9, 2016

Christopher Lee v. MGM Resorts –  malicious prosecution -In 2008, Lee was at a bar in the Gold Strike Casino when he asked some other patrons for a cigarette.  One of the  men, John Mack Young, refused and began loudly cursing Lee. Lee went back to his table but said that Young continued to yell at…

Oral arg. – COA -Feb. 9, 2016

At 1:30 the COA will hear Craig Cleveland v. Deutsche Bank.   Kerrie Lewis  owned a tract of land in  Prentiss County. Deutsche Bank held the mortgage.  on it. In 2009, Lewis  failed to pay her property taxes and it was sold for for $88  to Sinecure.  Deutsch Bank got notice of the sale but did not…

Oral arg. -COA – Feb. 9, 2016

  At 10:00 the COA will hear Bruce Cope v. Thrasher Const.  This is another rebuild-after-Katrina case having to do with the validity of a subcontractor’s lien filed by Thrasher against the Inn by the Sea condos after the general contractor hired by the owners of Inn by the Sea made a complete mess of things…

Decisons – Miss.S.Ct. – Feb. 4, 2016

John Hale v. State –  invol. intoxication/entrapment –  Lt. Aldon Helmert was executing a search warrant on an apartment in Biloxi.  He was standing on the balcony taking a break when John Hale walked by and offered to sell him some oxycodone.  Helmert purchased the drugs and Hale was subsequently convicted of four counts of sale…