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1.Duplicative litigation resulted in attorney discipline.
In Re: Paul C. Miniclier, 2011-B-1859 (La. 11/04/11) [13 pp.]
From LSCR Volume 19, Issue 11
In this disciplinary matter, formal charges were filed against respondent based on his conduct in litigation representing Cambridge Toxicology Group, Inc. (CTG). CTG specialized in providing medical... view full summary

2.Subsequent purchaser rule applied to non-apparent property damage; purchaser had no right of action against third parties for property damage.
Eagle Pipe and Supply, Inc. v. Amerada Hess Corporation, 2010-C-2267 c/w 2010-C-2272, 2010-C-2279, and 2010-C-2289 (La. 10/25/11) [73 pp.]
From LSCR Volume 19, Issue 11
From 1981 through 1988, Robert Bridges, Patsy Tremble Bridges, and Edmund J. Baudoin, Jr. owned property in Lafayette Parish and leased the property to Union Pipe and Supply, Inc. Union... view full summary

3.Magistrate made timely probable cause determination at hearing on preliminary issues.
State v. Archie Adams, 2011-KK-2381 (La. 11/02/11) [2 pp.]
From LSCR Volume 19, Issue 11
Defendant was arrested for intimidating a witness. He filed an application with the Fourth Circuit seeking release from custody, arguing that the magistrate failed to timely determine whether probab... view full summary
4.In juvenile, non-homicide life sentence cases, Court adpots interim measure to comply with Graham v. Florida.
State v. Matthew Shaffer, 2011-KP-1756 c/w 2011-KP-1758 (La. 11/23/11) [8 pp.]
From LSCR Volume 19, Issue 11
In these three consolidated cases, defendants each were convicted of aggravated rape in violation of La. R.S. Section 14:42, committed when they were under the age of eighteen. Each wa... view full summary