SUPREME COURT OF NORTH CAROLINA

PETITIONS

Decided by the Court in Conference: 8 November 2007

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SUPREME COURT OF NORTH CAROLINA


PETITIONS


8 NOVEMBER 2007



  032P98-4

State v. David Felton

1. Def’s PWC (COAP07-127)


2. Def’s Motion to Proceed In Forma Pauperis


3. Def’s Motion for Appointment of Counsel


4. Def’s PWC to review Order of COA

1. Denied



2. Allowed




3. Denied





4. Denied

  077P07

Chad Everette Caldwell and wife, Crystal Cope Caldwell v. Randy Dewitt Branch and Kristy N. Crawford

Def’s (Branch) PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-94)

Denied

  079P07

Norma G. Hollin, Employee v. Johnston County Council On Aging, Employer; Liberty Mutual Insurance Co., Carrier

1. Defs’ Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-310)


2. Defs’ Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. Defs’ PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

1. Allowed 02/08/07




2.



3.


Hudson, J., Recused

  096P07-2

Nicole M. Brewer/Albertson Andrew A. Lassiter v. Paul-Christopher Flinn

1. Def’s Motion for Injunctive Relief


2. Def’s Motion for “Notice of Appeal”

1. Dismissed




2. Dismissed

  111P07-2

State v. Samuel Talley

Def’s Motion for Review

Denied

  119P00-18

State v. Wayne Thomas Johnson

Def’s Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus

Denied 11/01/07

  145P07

D.A.N. Joint Venture, III, L.P. v. Janice P. Fenner

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-628)

Denied

  158P07

State v. Bryant Lamont Gwynn

1. AG’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-403)


2. AG’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. AG’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

1. Allowed 04/04/07




2. Allowed



3. Allowed

  172A07

Barbara Hassell v. Onslow County Board of Education, et al.

Plt’s Motion to File Amended Table of Cases & Authorities to Appellant’s Brief

Allowed 10/17/07

 177A07

State v. Joan Myrtle Shannon

AG’s Motion to Withdraw NOA and PDR

Allowed 11/05/07

  184P07

State v. Andre R. Williams

1. Def’s Motion for Appointment of Counsel


2. Def’s Motion for Probable Cause Hearings


3. Def’s Motion to get Files, Data, Documents, Labs, Photos, Transcripts, Affidavit of Affirmation, etc.


4. Def’s Motion to Appeal (COAP07-254)


5. Def’s Motion for Writ of Errors

1. Denied





2. Dismissed




3. Dismissed







4. Dismissed




5. Dismissed

  187PA06

Theresa D. Hall, et al. v. Toreros II, Inc.

Plt’s Motion for Leave to File Reply Brief

Denied 10/17/07

  189A95-4

State v. Thomas Michael Larry

Def’s PWC to Review the Order of Forsyth County Superior Court

Denied

 214P02-2

State v. Vic Deon Macon

Def’s PWC to Review Order of Forsyth County Superior Court

Dismissed

  214P07

In the Matter of: A.L.P., Minor Child

Respondent’s (Father) PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-1382)

Denied

 241P07-2

Homecomings Financial Network J.P. Morgan Chase Bank v. William Kevin Innes, Julia Anne Gaunt

Def’s PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP07-169)

Denied

 260P07-2

In the Matter of John Morris Ministries v. NC Supreme Court, et als. US Supreme Court, et als.

1. Plt’s Motion for “Reconsideration or Recapitulate 30 Pages of Brief and Exhibits”


2. Plt’s Motion for “Consideration of Actions on Appeal Pursuant to Rule 40"


3. Plt’s Motion for “Old and New Motion in This Matter”


4. Plt’s Motion for “An Order for All the Records Filed in the Appellate Procedure Be Turned Over to the F.B.I. for a Special Investigation”

1. Denied







2. Denied






3. Denied





4. Denied

  291P07-2

Carey James Dye v. Rebecca B. Dye

Def’s Motion for Transcription

Denied

  307A07

Teresa C. Hartley v.

Dwight Blan Hartley, II

Def’s Motion to Deem Brief Timely Filed

Denied; Appeal Dismissed Ex Mero Motu

  316P07

State v. Martin Lewis Black

1. Def’s NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA06-620)


2. Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31


3. AG’s Motion to Dismiss Appeal

1. - - -






2. Denied




3. Allowed

  318P07

State v. Devon Marquis Carter

1. Def’s NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA06-857)


2. Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31


3. AG’s Motion to Dismiss Appeal

1. - - -






2. Denied



3. Allowed

  321P07

Jason M. Crandell v. American Home Assurance Co.

1. Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-533)


2. Plt’s Conditional PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31

1. Denied




2. Dismissed as Moot

  326P07

State v. Dwight McLean

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-952)

Denied

  330P07

James Myles, Employee v. Lucas and McCowan Masonry, Employer; The Travelers, Carrier.

1. Plt’s NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA06-1266)


2. Plt’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31


3. Plt’s PWC to Review Decision of COA

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu





2. Denied



3. Denied


Hudson, J., Recused

  333P07

Cannon & Company, LLP v. Estate of Terry R. Alexander, Jr., Deceased, and Jean S. Alexander, Executrix of the Estate of Terry R. Alexander, Jr.

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-1019)

Denied

  354P07

State v. Steven Craig Young

1. Def’s PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP07-392)


2. Def’s PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP07-559)

1. Dismissed




2. Dismissed

  364P07

WAKE CARES, INC., Patrice Lee, individually and as

Guardian ad Litem of her minor children Ian Lee, Delaney

Lee, Margaret Lee and Bailey Lee; Kathleen Brennan,

individually and as Guardian ad Litem of her minor child Elizabeth Brennan; Scott P. Haviland and Gihan I. El-Habbal, individually and as Guardians ad Litem of their child

Ahmed Haviland;

Michael John Stanton and Angela Marie Stanton, individually

and as Guardians ad Litem of their children Jacob Stanton, Alexis Stanton, Danielle Stanton, Dallas Stanton and Jordan Stanton; and Kimberly Sinnott and John Nadasky, individually

and as Guardians ad Litem of their children Reid Nadasky, Sean Nadasky, and

Plts/Appellees’ Petition to Certify the Cause for Discretionary Review by the Supreme Court (COA07-810)

Denied

  364P07

James Nadasky, on behalf of

themselves and others similarly situated, v.

Wake County School Board and Lori Millberg, Horace J. Tart, Carol Parker, Rosa Gill, Susan Parry, Patti Head, Eleanor Goettee, Ron Margiotta, and Beverley Clark, in their official capacity

as members of the Wake County School Board


















 


















Martin, J., Recused

  374P07

Ronald Crocker and Paulette Crocker as Co-Administrators of the Estate of Reagan Elizabeth Crocker v. H. Peter Roethling, M.D. and Wayne Women’s Clinic, P.A.

Plt’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA06-802-2)


Allowed

  377P07

State v. Kenneth Leonard Dunbar

Def’s Motion for “Petition for Leave to Proceed” (COAP07-443)

Dismissed

 383P05-2

Alan Capps v. NW Sign Industries of NC, Inc., et al.

Plt’s Motion to Seal Response to Defs’ PDR

Denied

 390P07

Willie Spaulding v. Honeywell International, Inc., formerly known as AlliedSignal, Inc., Holtrachem Manufacturing Company, LLC, Holtrachem GP, Inc., Bruce Davis, and Herb Roskind

Plt-Appellant’s PDR (COA06-1221)

Denied

  394P07

State v. Jerry David Love

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-916)

Denied

  395P07

State v. David F. Lightner

1. Def’s PWC to Review Order of Mecklenburg County Superior Court


2. Def’s Motion to Appoint Counsel

1. Dismissed





2. Denied

  398P07

In the Matter of: C.M.S., Minor Child

Respondent’s (Mother) PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA07-108)

Denied

  399P06-2

State v. James Albert Coley, Jr.

Def’s Motion for Relief

Dismissed

  411P07

State v. Roger Smith

Def’s Motion for Appropriate Relief

Dismissed

  417P07

Town of Green Level, a NC Municipal Corporation v. Alamance County, a Body Politic and Corporate

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-1304)

Denied

  421P07

State v. German Garcia

1. Def’s PWC to Review Order of Johnston County Superior Court


2. Def’s Motion to Proceed as Forma Pauperis


3. Def’s Motion for Appointment of Counsel

1. Dismissed





2. Allowed




3. Denied

  425P07

Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region d/b/a Hospice, Petitioners at Charlotte v. NCDHHS, Respondent and Community Home Care of Johnston Co., Inc. d/b/a Community Home Care & Hospice, Respondent-Intervenor

1. Respondent-Intervenor’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-1484)


2. Respondent-Intervenor’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. Respondent-Intervenor’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31


4. Petitioner’s Conditional PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31

1. Allowed 08/28/07

Dissolved the Stay 11/08/07



2. Denied





3. Denied





4. Denied

  429P06

Eleanor Wooten, Widow of Walter Wooten, Deceased, Employee v. Newcon Transportation, Inc., Employer, and Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co./The Goff Group, Carrier

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA05-1107)

Denied








Hudson, J., Recused

  430P06

State v. Tina Lynn Locklear

1. AG’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA05-509)


2. AG’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. AG’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

1. Allowed 08/17/06

Dissolved the Stay 11/08/07


2. Denied



3. See Special Order 11/08/07

  432P07

State v. Adrian Lemont McFadden

1. Def’s PWC to Review Order of Forsyth County Superior Court


2. Def’s Motion to Appoint Counsel

1. Dismissed





2. Denied

 435P07

State v. James Rodney Cole, Jr.

Def’s PWC to Review the Order of the COA (COAP07-593)

Dismissed

  437P07

State v. Shannon Keith Moffitt

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-1239)

Denied

  440PA06

State v. Jane Brock Whaley

AG’s Motion to Amend Brief

Allowed 10/12/07

  441P07

State v. James Franklin Michaux

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-1040)

Denied

  441P92-3

Johnnie L. Harrington v. Joseph B. Hall

Petitioner’s Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus

Denied 10/16/07

  443P07

State v. David Lee Wood

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-1391)

Denied

  448P07

State v. Jacobie Quonzel Brockett

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-1005)

Denied

  449P05-2

State v. Charles Eugene Watts

1. Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA04-874-2)


2. Def’s Alternative PWC to Review Decision of COA

1. Denied




2. Dismissed as Moot


Hudson, J., Recused

  455P07

In re: L.H., L.H.

Respondent’s (Mother) PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA07-496)

Denied

  458P07

State v. Elmer Connell Taylor

Def’ PWC to Review Decision of COA (COA05-1535)

Denied

  460P07

State v. Latimer Pettiford

Def’s PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP07-640)

Denied

  462P07

State v. Patrice Parker and Ramelle Holloway

1. Defs’ Motion for Stay of Execution of the Judgment of Imprisonment


2. Defs’ Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

1. Allowed 09/21/07





2.

  464P07

In re: Inquiry Concerning A Judge No. 05-207 W. Russell Duke, Jr.

1. Petitioner’s (W. Russell Duke, Jr.) Petition for Writ of Prohibition


2. Respondent’s Motion to Dismiss Petition for Writ of Prohibition

1. Dismissed





2. Denied


Parker, C.J., Recused

  467P07

State v. Eddie Lee Harrison

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA06-1492)

Denied

  473P07

Polly Pate Wilson, Individually and as Administratrix of the Estate of Waddell H. Pate, Lydia P. Dugan, Janet Pate Holmes and Darien Pate v. Aaron L. Green and Mildred Green Pate

Defs’ PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA06-186)

Denied

  479P07

State v. Darrell W. Miller

Def’s Motion for Discretionary Review by the Supreme Court

Dismissed

  481P07

State v. Raymond Richard

1. Def’s Motion for Notice of Appeal (COAP07-675)


2. Def’s PWC to Review Order of COA

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu




2. Dismissed

  483P07

State v. Keith Kennard Carter

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA07-324)

Denied

  487P07

State v. John David Campbell

1. AG’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-1043)


2. AG’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. AG’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

1. Allowed 10/04/07




2.



3.

 

  489P07

State v. William Roger McLamb

1. AG’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-1319)


2. AG’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. AG;s PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

1. Allowed 10/08/07




2.



3.

  490P07

State v. Russell Antoine Cooper

1. AG’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-1356)


2. Attorney General’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. AG’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

1. Allowed 10/08/07




2.




3.

  493P07

C.A.I. Group, VII, Richard B. Williams, Louis P. Gonzalez, and Christopher R. Howlett v. Town of Chapel Hill

1. Plts’ PDR (Prior to Determination) Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31


2. Plts’ Motion for Expedited Briefing and Hearing Schedule

1. Denied





2. Dismissed as Moot

  499A07

State v. Billy Ray Byrd

1. Def’s NOA (Dissent) (COA06-1368)


2, Def’s PDR as to Additional Issues

1. - - -




2. Allowed

  500P07

State v. Gregory Angram

Def’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA07-143)

Denied

  505P07

In the Matter of the Application of Larry Eugene Smith v. Frederick Hubbard, Superintendent of Scotland Corr. Institution

1. Petitioner’s Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus


2. Petitioner’s Motion for Appointment of Counsel

1. Denied 10/16/07




2. Denied 10/24/07

  507A06

Lennie and Bonnie Hamby v. Profile Products

1. Plts’ Motion to Admit Carter G. Bishop Pro Hac Vice


2. Plts’ Motion to Amend ROA and Request that Court Take Judicial Notice of Public Records

1. Allowed 03/22/07




2. Denied




Hudson, J., Recused

 509P07

In the Matter of: B.M.

1. Petitioner’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-525)


2. Petitioner’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. Petitioner’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31

1. Allowed 10/16/07





2.




3.

  512P07

State v. Kendrick Donta Colson

1. AG’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-107)


2. AG’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. AG’s NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question


4. AG’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31

1.Allowed 10/19/07




2.



3.





4.

  513P07

State v. Shannon Denise Haislip

1. AG’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-1488)


2. AG’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. AG’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31

1. Allowed 10/19/07




2.



3.

 522P06-2

Hospice at Greensboro, Inc., et al. Petitioners, v. NCDHHS, et al., Respondents and Liberty Home Care, LLC, Respondent-Intervenor

1. Respondent-Intervenor’s Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-1204)


2. Respondent-Intervenor’s Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. Respondent-Intervenor’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31


4. Petitioners’ Conditional PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

1. Allowed 08/28/07

Dissolved the Stay 11/08/07



2. Denied





3. Denied





4. Dismissed as Moot



  523P06-3

State v. Freeman Hankins

Def’s Motion to Amend

Dismissed

  530P07

In re: T.M.H.

1. Respondent (Father’s) Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-609)


2. Respondent (Father’s) Petition for Writ of Supersedeas


3. Respondent (Father’s) PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

1. Allowed 11/01/07





2.




3.

  541P04-2

State v. Damon Demond Stafford

Def’s PWC to Review Order of Gaston County Superior Court

Dismissed



Timmons-Goodson, J., Recused

  552P06-2

State v. Ernesto Gonzales Silva

Def’s PDR (COAP06-766)

Dismissed

  582P06

Sybil Lindsey Daniels v. Metro Magazine Holding Co., LLC and Bernie Reeves

1. Plt’s NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA05-1336)


2. Plt’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31


3. Def’s Motion to Dismiss Appeal

1. - - -






2. Denied



3. Allowed

  604P05-3

State v. James Alfred Garfield Bunch, Jr.

1. Def’s Motion for “Notice of Appeal”


2. Def’s Motion to Certify Complete Entire Record

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu



2. Dismissed as Moot



  605PA06

Lessie J. Dunn and Erwin W. Cook, Jr. v. The State of NC, The NC Department of Revenue, E. Norris Tolson, as Secretary of the NC Department of Revenue

1. Plts’ Alternative Motion to Stay Briefing and Argument


2. Plts’ Motion for Admission of Counsel Pro Hac Vice

1. Denied 10/15/07





2. Allowed 10/15/07



  606P06

West Durham Lumber Co. v. R. Dwayne Meadows, et al.

1. Plt’s PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA05-1181)


2. Def’s (National Bank of Commerce) Conditional PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

1. Denied




2. Dismissed as Moot