SUPREME COURT OF NORTH CAROLINA

PETITIONS

Decided by the Court in Conference: 9 October 2008

{Posted on the Internet Web Site: 10 October 2008 at 11:30 a.m.}

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005P08   Hodgson Construction, Inc. v. Ronald Wallace Howard and wife, Shirley Ann Howard   1. Defs' Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-1414)

2. Defs' Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Defs' PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Allowed 01/08/08
Dissolved the Stay 10/09/08

2. Denied

3. Denied
 

023P08   Candy Strezinski, Employee v. City of Greensboro, Employer; and Key Risk Management Services, Carrier   Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-563)   Denied  
027PA08   Thomas G. Pottle and wife, Mary E. Pottle, et al. v. Charles David Link and Gene Willetts   1. Joint Motion for Leave to File Amici Curiae Brief Regarding Joint Motion to Dismiss Appeal

2. Defs' Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief on Merits

3. Joint Motion to Dismiss Appeal  

1. Denied

2. Dismissed as Moot

3. Allowed

Martin, J., Recused  

064P08   Sarona R. Kelly, Employee v. Wake County Sheriff's Dept., Self-Insured Employer; Administered by: The Schaffer Co., Ltd., et al.   1. Def's (Sheriff's Dept.) Motion for Temporary Stay (COA06-1127)

2. Def's (Sheriff's Dept.) Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Def's (Sheriff's Dept.) PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Allowed 02/21/08

2.

3.  

088P08   State v. Antonio Holt   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA07-435)   Denied  
095P08   State v. Jose Jesus Garcia Lopez   1. State's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-422)

2. Def's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question

3. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

4. Def's Alternative Motion for a New Sentencing Hearing

5. State's Motion to Dismiss Appeal

6. Def's Motion to Amend NOA and PDR  

1. Allowed

2. - - -

3. Allowed

4.

5. Allowed

6. Allowed  

110P08   Elizabeth Ann Reece v. Glenn Smith, Administrator of the Estate of Robert Neil Smith   Plt-Appellant's PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A- 31(c)(1) (COA07- 368)   Denied  
121P08   Danny Ray Bridges v. Chad Murray, Kelly Aldridge, C. Phillip Byers, and John Doe(s)   1. Def's Motion for Notice of Appeal (COAP09-159)

2. Motion for Appointment of Counsel  

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu

2. Dismissed as Moot  

122P08   State v. Garry Lewis Staley   Def's PWC to Review Order of COA and/or Any Other Available Relief Pursuant to the All Writs Act (COAP08-142)   Dismissed  
124P08   State v. Melvin Earl Hagans   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-743)   Denied  
131P01-8   State v. Anthony Dove   Def's PWC to Review an Order of the COA (COAP08- 420)   Dismissed  
164A00-2   State v. Elrico Darnell Fowler   Def-Appellant's PWC   Denied  
176P08   State v. William Abdullah Mustafa   Def-Appellant's PWC   Dismissed  
189P08   State v. Troy Lynn Ligon   Def-Appellant's PDR   Denied  
197P08   Emomotimi Gabice (aka Emomotimi Harbor, Emomotimi Myriearbor) v. Aluwa Harbor   Plt's Petition for Judicial Review   Dismissed  
200P08   State v. Karshia Bliamy Ly and Jeffrey Xiong   Defs' PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA07-578   Denied  
203P08   State v. Mark Leonard Morgan   1. State's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-745)

2. State's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. State's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

4. Def's Conditional PDR under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Allowed 04/30/08

2.

3.

4.
          

205P08   Robert Lee Dotson v. Robert S. Davis   Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-789)   Denied  
217P08   State v. Joe Armstrong   Def's PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP08-321)   Denied  
219P08   State v. Deray Yantell Jackson   1. Def's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA07- 695)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31

3. State's Motion to Dismiss Appeal  

1. - - -

2. Denied

3. Allowed  

228A08   State v. James Allen Turnage, Jr.   1. Def's Motion to Dismiss State's Appeal

2. Def's Alternative Motion to Strike State's Reply Brief  

1. Denied

2. Denied  

229P08   Faith Jones v. Thomas Dalton, M.D., Wilmington Anesthesiologists, L.L.P., and Wilmington Anesthesiologists, P.L.L.C.   Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-553)   Denied

Martin, J., Recused  

238P08   State v. Christopher Chiaromonte   1. Def's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA07- 534)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. State's Motion to Dismiss Appeal  

1. - - -

2. Denied

3. Allowed  

241P08   Al Patir Crawford, Judgment Recovery Services, LLC Assignee of the Judgment v. Daniel Watlington, (aka Daniel Wallington, dba B&W Enterprises)   Def's PDR Pursuant to N.C.G.S. § 7A-31   Denied  
250P08   State v. Gregory Robinson, Jr.   Def's Motion for PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31, Rule 15 N.C. R. App. P. (COAP08-190)   Dismissed  
270P08   State v. Antonio Bernard Baldwin and Shawn Ray Baldwin   1. Def's (Antonio Baldwin) PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A-31 (COA07-1132)

2. Def's (Shawn Baldwin) PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Denied

2. Denied  

272A08   Harleysville Mutual Insurance Company v. Buzz Off Insect Shield, LLC, et al.   1. Plt's NOA (Dissent) (COA07- 1002)

2. Plt's PDR as to Additional Issues

3. Michael A. Hamilton's Motion to be Admitted Pro Hac Vice

4. Defs' (Erie Ins. Co. & Erie Ins. Exchange) NOA (Dissent)  

1. - - -

2. Allowed

3. Allowed

4. - - -  

277P08   State v. Keith Edward Harrington   1. Def's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA07- 1442)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. State's Motion to Dismiss Appeal  

1. - - -

2. Denied

3. Allowed  

279P04-2   State v. Paul Emmanuel Pelham   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1024)   Denied  
281P06-6   Joseph E. Teague, Jr., P.E., C.M. v. NC DOT, et al Lyndo Tippett and T.A. Krasner   1. Plt-Appellant's Motion for Temporary Stay

2. Plt-Appellant's PWC Based on Additional Issues  

1. Denied 07/22/08

2.

Edmunds, J., Recused  

286P08   State v. Thomas Mitchell Brooks   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-940)   Denied  
294P08   State v. Willie Alexander Bailey   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1150)   Denied  
299P08   State v. James P. Brill   1. Def's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA07- 1143)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. State's Motion to Dismiss Appeal  

1. - - -

2. Denied

3. Allowed  

303P08   Atlantic Integrated Technologies, Inc. And Atco International, Inc. v. Bank of America Corporation, a Delaware Corporation, d/b/a Bank of America, N.A., Bank of America, Ltd., Bank of America Singapore, and Bank of America Asia; and Bank of America, LTD; a Hong Kong Corporation   1. Plts' PWC to Review the Orders of the COA (COA07- 754)

2. Def's Motion for Extension of Time to File Response to PWC  

1. Denied

2. Allowed 09/22/08  

308P08   State v. Joseph O. Jones   1. Def's PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP08-414)

2. Movant's (Marc Shapiro) Motion for Admission to Appear Pro Hac Vice

3. State's Motion to Strike Def's Pleading Captioned “Reply to the State's Response to Petition for Writ of Certiorari”  

1. Dismissed

2. Dismissed as Moot

3. Allowed  

314P08   State v. John Joseph Zinkand   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-980)   Denied  
317P08   State v. Cedric Lamont Harris   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1494)   Denied  
321P08   State v. Paulette Bailey   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-989)   Denied  
331P08   Donald E. Powers, Jr. v. Goodyear Tire & Rubber, Co. and Liberty Mutual Insurance Co.   Plt-Appellant's PDR (COA07-1218)   Denied  
332P08   State v. Don McRae Smith   Def-Appellant's PDR (COA07-1243)   Allowed  
335P08   State v. Jose Edward Nufio Salazar aka Noe Velasquez Ambrocio   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-893)   Denied  
338P08   Majestic Cinema Holdings, LLC v. High Point Cinema, LLC, d/b/a Consolidated Theatres   Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-17)   Denied  
339P08   State v. Tommie Parks   1. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1178)

2. State's Motion to have Response to PDR Deemed Timely Filed  

1. Denied

2. Denied  

341A08   In the Matter of: E.X.J., A.J.J.   1. Appellee's (Guardian ad Litem) Motion for Leave to Appear

2. Appellee's (Guardian ad Litem) Motion for Extension to File Brief  

1. Allowed

2. Allowed

 
345P08   State v. Lamont D. Carter   Def-Appellant's PDR (COAP07-1156)   Denied  
348P08   State v. Fanta Falanda Jacobs   Def's PWC (COA06- 1652)   Denied  
355P08   Harry Whisnant, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated v. Teachers' & State Retirement System of NC, et al.   Petitioners' PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07- 1433)   Denied  
360P08   State v. Warren Eugene Penny   Def's PWC to Review the Decision of the COA (COA04- 1401)   Dismissed  
361P08   State v. Christopher Williams   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1155)   Denied  
362P08   NC Counties Liability and Property Joint Risk Management Agency v. Ernest M. Curry, Jr.   Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA06-1664)   Denied

Martin, J., Recused  

366P08   State v. Scotty Roach   Def's Motion to Appeal Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration Request to Correct the Record   Dismissed  
367P03-2   State v. Allen Boyd, Jr.   Def's PWC to Review the Order of the COA (COAP08- 657)   Dismissed  
369P08   Carolina First Bank v. Stark, Inc. and Marcel Stark   1. Defs' Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-833)

2. Defs' Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Defs' PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Allowed 08/12/08

2.

3.  

371P08   State v. James Edwin Buck   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-471)   Denied  
380P08   Breta Gillis v. Montgomery County Sheriff's Department and Fidelity & Deposit Co. Of Maryland   1. Plt's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA07- 1503)

2. Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. Def's Motion to Dismiss Appeal  

1. - - -

2. Denied

3. Allowed  

385P08   State v. John Christopher Green   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1379)   Denied  
388P08   State v. Mario Deandre Taylor   1. State's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-391)

2. State's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. State's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Allowed 08/25/08

2.

3.  

389P07   William Lawson Brown, III v. Mark P. Ellis   1. Plt-Appellant's NOA Pursuant to N.C.G.S. § 7A-30(1) (COA06-710)

2. Plt-Appellant's Conditional PDR

3. Plt-Appellant's PWC for Review of Order of COA

4. Def's Conditional PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

5. Def's Motion to Dismiss Appeal

6. Plt's Motion for Leave to Supplement PWC, NOA, and PDR  

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

6. Allowed 04/10/08  

390P08   Dion Darrell Davis v. The State of NC, The County of Cumberland   Plt's Petition for Writ of Mandamus   Dismissed 08/28/08  
397P08   State v. Bobby Devon Bare   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1565)   Denied  
400P08   State v. Christopher Melvin Hunt   1. State's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA08-14)

2. State's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. State's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Allowed 09/05/08

2.

3.  

401P08   State v. Istivan C. Douglas   Def's Petition for Writ of Mandamus   Denied 09/12/08  
402A06   State v. Darrell Wayne Maness   State's Motion to Amend Record on Appeal   Allowed  
425P08   Barbara Bradley v. Maxim Healthcare Services   1. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1052)

2. Defs' (Maxim and Ins. Co.) Motion for Temporary Stay

3. Defs' (Maxim and Ins. Co.) Petition for Writ of Supersedeas  

1.Denied

    

2. Allowed 09/30/08
Dissolved the Stay 10/09/08

3. Denied  

430P08   State v. Donald A. Miller   Def's Motion for “Petition for Discretionary Review” (COAP07- 800)   Dismissed  
431P08   State v. Roosevelt Mackey, Jr.   Def's PWC to Review the Order of Pitt County Superior Court   Dismissed  
432P08   Linda Carl and Charles R. Eilber, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated v. The State of NC, et al.   1. Defs' Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-1288)

2. Defs' Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Defs' PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Allowed 09/17/08

2.

3.  

435P08   State v. Dedric Paxton Crump   Def's PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP08-574)   Dismissed

 

436A08   State v. Lekkie Constantine Wilson   1. State's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-1077)

2. State's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. State's NOA (Dissent)  

1. Allowed 09/18/08

2. Allowed

3. - - -  

436P07   In the Matter of: The Estate of John Van Lindley   Respondents' PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA06- 1281)   Denied  
437P08   Randy L. Thomas v. Aida Correa   1. Plt's Motion for Temporary Stay & Motion for Emergency Relief - Temporary Custody (COAP08-570)

2. Plt's Petition for Discretionary Review Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. Plt's Motion to Proceed in Forma Pauperis  

1. Denied 09/19/08

2. Denied 09/19/08

3. Allowed 09/19/08  

440P08   Michael J. Deason, Employee v. Owens- Illinois, Inc., Employer and Insurance Co. State of Pennsylvania (AIG), Carrier   1. Defs' Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-1159)

2. Def's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

4. Plt's Conditional PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Allowed 09/22/08

2.

3.

4.  

443P08   State v. Sybounthanh Chanthaphone   Def's PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP08-639)   Dismissed  
447A08   Andrea Gregory, Employee v. W.A. Brown & Sons, Employer, PMA Insurance Group, Carrier   1. Def-Appellants' NOA (Dissent)

2. Def-Appellants' Motion for Temporary Stay

3. Def-Appellants' Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

4. Def-Appellants' PDR  

1.

2. Allowed 09/24/08

3.

4.  

452P08   State v. Joseph M. Johnston   1. Def's Motion for NOA (COAP07-590)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu

2. Dismissed
 

455P06-2   Brian L. Blankenship, Thomas J. Dimmick and Frank D. Johnson v. Gary Bartlett, as Executive Director of the State Board of Elections, et al.   1. Plts' NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA06- 1012)

2. Plts' PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. Defs' Motion to Dismiss Appeal

4. Plts' Motion for Enlargement of Time to Serve NOA and Petition  

1. - - -

2. Allowed

3. Allowed

4. Allowed

 

456P08   State v. Dorothy May Wright   Def's Motion for “Writ of Mandanna for Relief”   Dismissed  
465A06   State v. Ryan Gabriel Garcell   1. Def's Motion to Amend Record On Appeal

2. Def's MAR

3. Def's Motion for Leave to File a Reply Brief  

1. Allowed 01/24/08

2.

3.
 

484PA07   Jon-Paul Craig, by his mother and next friend, Kimberly Craig v. New Hanover Co, Bd. Of Education   Southern States Police Benevolent Association, Inc.'s Motion for Leave to File Amicus Curiae Brief   Denied 10/01/08

 

495P07   Alltel Communications, Inc. and H&T Properties, Inc. v. Davidson County   Petitioners' PDR Under N.C.G.S. 7A- 31 (COA06-1137)   Denied  
498P06-2   Mission Hospitals, Inc., Petitioner and NC Radiation Therapy Management Services, Inc., Petitioner-Intervenor v. NCDHHS, et al., Respondent and Asheville Hematology & Oncology Assoc., Respondent- Intervenor   1. Petitioner & Petitioner Intervenors' Motion for Temporary Stay (COAP08-527)

2. Petitioner & Petitioner Intervenors' Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Petitioner & Petitioner Intervenors' PWC to Review Order of COA  

1. Denied 09/03/08

2. Denied 09/03/08

3. Denied 09/03/08

Martin, J., Recused  

523P06-5   Freeman Hankins v. Robert Cooper - Avery Mitchell Corr. Ctr., Spruce Pine, NC 28657   1. Plt's Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus Pursuant to N.C.G.S. Sec. 17-b and N.C. Const. Art. 1.5.8-5.21

2. Plt's “Application for Habeas Corpus Pursuant to N.C.G.S. Sec. 17-b and N.C. Const. Art. 1.5.18- 5.21 in Appropriate Circumstances”  

1. Denied

2. Denied

 

579P07   Herbert Hayes v. Allstate Insurance Company and Angie Holshouser   Def's PDR   Denied  
596P07   Progress Energy Carolinas, Inc. v. Donald Sullivan and Farnell Singleton   Def's PWC   Denied

Martin, J., Recused
Timmons-Goodson, J., Recused  

604P07   Andres E. Sequera, Jr. v. State of NC   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31   Dismissed