SUPREME COURT OF NORTH CAROLINA

PETITIONS

Decided by the Court in Conference: 19 March 2009

{Posted on the Internet Web Site: 20 March 2009 at 11:30 a.m.}

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002A05-4   State v. Philip Morris, USA, Inc.; R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company; Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corporation, Individually and as successor by merger to The American Tobacco Company; and Lorillard Tobacco Company   1. Plts' (State of MD, et al) NOA (Dissent) (COA07-1572)

2. Plts' (State of MD, et al) PDR as to Additional Issues

3. Plts' Motion for Limited Admission Pro Hac Vice of Marlene Trestman

4.Plts' Motion for Linited Admission Pro Hac Vice of David S. Lapp

5. Motion by Joel M. Ressler for Limited Admission Pro Hac Vice  

1. - - -

2. Allowed

3.Allowed

4. Allowed

5. Allowed  

002P05-3   State v. Philip Morris USA, Inc.; R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corporation, Individually and as successor by merger to The American Tobacco Company; and Lorillard Tobacco Company   1. State's Motion for Temporary Stay

2. State's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas (COA07-409)

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

1. Allowed 11/10/08
Dissolved the Stay 03/19/09

2. Denied

3. Denied

 
003P09   State v. Reginald Lee Rogers   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-188)   Denied  
006P09   State v. Norwood Glenn Williams, Jr.   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-554)   Denied  
009P09   State v. Anthony J. Grier   1. Def's  NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA08- 84)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu

2. Denied
 

012P09   Johnny Fink, Employee v. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Employer, Liberty Mutual Ins. Co. Carrier   1. Defs' Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-1371)

2. Defs' Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Defs' PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31
 

1. Allowed 01/08/09

2.

3.

Hudson, J., Recused  

015P04-5   State v. Gene Archer Dickens, Jr.   Def's Motion for Extraordinary Writ (COAP08-678)   Dismissed  
017P08   State v. Stanley Lorenzo Williams   Def's PWC to Review Decision of COA (COA06-240)   Denied  
018P09   State v. Jamarra Rico Smith   Def's  PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP08-876)   Denied  
021P09   State v. Lamont Darrell Carter   Def's PDR (Prior to Determination) (COA08-1545)   Denied  
024P09   State v. Michael Deweaver   Def's PWC To Review Order of Cumberland County Superior Court   Dismissed  
026P09   In the Matter of the Estate of: J. Daniel Severt   1. Petitioner's (Mary Yearick) PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-203)

2. Respondent's (Edward F. Greene) Conditional PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Denied

2. Dismissed as Moot  

028P09   State v. Robert Lee Wooten   1. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-734)

2. Def's PWC To Review Order of COA  

1. Denied

2. Dismissed  

032P09   State v. Yvonne Lorraine Brewer   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-303)   Denied  
038P09   State v. Thomas Edward Anderson   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-67)   Denied  
042P09   State v. Wendell Knight   Def's Motion for “Petition for Discretionary Review De Novo” (COAP08- 855)   Dismissed  
046P09   State v. Dennis Patton   Def's PWC To Review Decision of COA (COA08- 199)   Dismissed  
047P09   State v. Keith D. Wilson   1. Def's Motion for NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COAP07- 191)

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

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu

2. Dismissed  

050P09   In the Matter of: S.R.M., C.P.S.H., S.A.M.   Respondent's (Father) PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-571)   Denied  
051P09   State v. Antwan Latrell Stephens   Def's PWC To Review Order of Sampson County Superior   Dismissed  
052P09   State v. Terry Allen Boles   Def's Petition for Writ of Mandamus   Dismissed Without Prejudice to Petitioner's Right to File In the COA Per Appellate Rule 22(a) 03/16/09  
053P09   Carroll Douglas Smith v. Melissa Bernard Smith   Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-78)   Denied  
054P09   State v. John A. Leggett   1. Def's PWC To Review Order of COA (COA08-1433)

2. Def's PWC to Review Order of Cumberland County Superior Court  

1. Denied

2. Denied
 

055A09   Brian Tate Helms v. Angelique Landry   1. Plt's NOA (Dissent) (COA08- 33)

2. Def's  PDR as to Additional Issues

3.Def's  NOA (Dissent)

4. Def's Motion for Temporary Stay (01- CVD-12314)

5. Def's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas  

1. - - -

2. Denied

3. - - -

4. Denied

5. Denied  

056P09   State v. Larry Shelton James   Def's PWC To Review Order of Durham County Superior Court   Dismissed  
057P09   State v. James M. Ferguson   Def's PDR (Prior to Determination) (COA08-1568)   Denied  
058P09   Hospira, Inc. v. Alphagary, Inc.   Plt's Motion for Pro Hac Vice Admission of Allen C. Schlinsog, Jr.   Allowed  
070P09   State v. Cameron Lawrence Kuegel   1. Def's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA08-587)

2. Def's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Allowed 02/13/09

2.

3.  

074P09   John R. McDonnell v. Tradewind Airlines, Inc.   Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-634)   Denied  
080P09   State v. Robert Ray Allred   Def's PWC To Review Order of COA (COAP08-989)   Dismissed  
081P09   Nancy M. Nuttall, Employee v. Hornwood, Inc., Employer and The Hartford, Carrier   Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-395)   Denied  
082P09   State v. Eddie Smith   Def's Motion for Petitioner's Appellant's Brief/Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (COAP09- 12)   Denied 02/24/09  
083P09   State v. Willie James White   Def's Motion for PDR (COAP08- 1008)   Dismissed  
086P09   State v. Antoine Perry   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-676)   Denied  
093P09   State v. Travis D. Miller   1. Def's PWC To Review Order of Davidson County Superior Court

2. Def's Motion for “Petition to Proceed as a Poor Person”  

1. Dismissed

2. Allowed
 

094P09   Said Abdullah Hakim v. Sandra F. Thomas, Supt. IV   Plt's Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus   Denied 03/04/09  
096P09   In re: Will of Frances Faison Johnson, Deceased   1. Petitioner's (Jeff D. Johnson, III) Motion for Temporary Stay (COAP09-115)

2. Petitioner's (Jeff D. Johnson, III) Petition for Writ of Supersedeas  

1. Denied 03/09/09

2. Denied 03/09/09  

103P09   Harold K. Jordan & Co., Inc. v. Shady Grove Development, Inc., Village Landing, LLC   1. Def's (Village Landing) Motion for Temporary Stay (COA08-1204)

2. Def's (Village Landing) Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Def's (Village Landing) PWC To Review Order of COA

4. Def's (Village Landing) Motion to Amend Record on Appeal  

1. Allowed 03/10/09

2.

3.

4.  

113P09   State v. Mark Stephen Thomas   1. State's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA08-599)

2. State's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

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

1. Allowed 03/19/09

2.

3.  

118P96-2   State v. Thomas Franklin Cross, Jr.   Def's Petition for Writ of Mandamus   Denied  
136P08   Mark D. Shulenberger, Employee v. HBD Industries, Inc., Employer, Sentry Insurance, Carrier   Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-470)   Denied  
187PA06   Theresa D. Hall v. Toreros, II, Inc.   Def's Motion to Dismiss Plt's Appeal
 
Denied

Martin, J., Recused  

192P08-2   State v. Quantine Alexander Little   Def's Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (COAP09- 134)   Denied 02/11/09  
214P08-2   State v. Rigoberto Rosales-Villa   Def's Motion for PDR (COAP08- 1003)   Dismissed  
222P04-2   State v. Salramon Gonzales   Def's Motion for “Petition for Discretionary Review” (COAP09- 65)   Denied

Timmons-Goodson, J., Recused  

237P08   Robert A. Carlisle v. CSX Transportation, Inc.   1. Plt's PWC To Review Order of COA (COA08-43)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. Motion by the Association of American Railroads for Leave to File Amicus Curiae Brief

4. Plt's Motion to Strike Amicus Brief of the Association of American Railroads

5. Alternative Motion for Leave to Seek Amicus in Support of Plt's Opposition to Def's PDR  

1. Denied

2. Denied

3. Dismissed as Moot

4. Dismissed as Moot

5. Dismissed as Moot
 

244P08-2   State v. Jamel Byrd Price a/k/a Jamel Byrd-El   1. Def's Motion for “Petition for Discretionary Review”

2. Def's Motion to Appoint Counsel  

1. Dismissed

2. Dismissed as Moot
 

258P08   State v. Bobby Donnell Hairston, Jr.   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1119)   Denied  
260P08   State v. Rima Yvette Yancey   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1406)   Denied  
269P08   Bennie Leon Corbett v. NC Division of Motor Vehicles   1. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-791)

2. Plt's Petition for Dismissal of Petition for Discretionary Review  

1. Denied

2. Dismissed as Moot  

271P08   State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company v. Linda P. Gaylor and Paul E. Gaylor   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1421)   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  

283P08   Robin Hinson, Individually and as Adminstratrix of the Estate of Billy Douglas Hinson, et al. v. Randy Jarvis, et al.   1. Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1142)

2. Def's (Linnie Jarvis) Conditional PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Denied

2. Dismissed as Moot
 

289P06-4   State v. Steve Morrison   Def's PWC to Review Order of Mecklenburg County Superior Court   Dismissed  
291P08   State v. Brian Steven Meyers   1. Def's PWC to Review Order of COA (COAP08-394)

2. Def's PWC to Review Order of COA (MAR)

3. Def's Pro Se Motion to Dismiss on Grounds of Excess Jurisdiction and Fraud (MAR)  

1. Denied

2. Dismissed

3. Dismissed  

292P03-3   State v. Wali Farad Muhammad Bilal   Def's  PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COAP08- 562)   Denied  
292P08   State v. Marlon Goodwin   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1028)   Denied  
295P08   State v. Roy Oswald Bodden   1. Def's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA07- 719)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. State's Motion to Dismiss Appeal  

1. - - -

2. Denied

3. Allowed
 

298P08   J. Wayne King v. Peggy Sain Lingerfelt   Unnamed Def's (Nationwide Mutual Ins. Co.) PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1193)   Denied  
300P08   The Lynwood Foundation v. NC Department of Revenue   1. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-945)

2. Def's Motion to Amend PDR  

1. Denied

2. Allowed
 

324P08   Elsie J.Kelly, Sister of Betty Jean Jeffreys, Deceased Employee v. Duke University   1. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-874)

2. Def's Motion for Temporary Stay

3. Def's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas  

1. Denied

2. Allowed 01/26/09
Dissolved the Stay 03/19/09

3. Denied
 

331P06-2   State v. Arthur O. Armstrong   1. Def's Motion for Leave to File Petition for Writ of Mandamus

2. Def's Petition for Writ of Mandamus  

1. Dismissed 02/11/09

2. Dismissed 02/11/09  

354P08   State v. Ernest Jawarren Wright, Jr.   1. Def's Motion for “Writ of Mandanna Relief”

2. Def's Motion to Dismiss for Denial of a Speedy Trial  

1. Dismissed

2. Dismissed  

356P08   Jerry S. Mills, Individually and as Executor for the Estate of Pauline E. Mills, Deceased v. Wachovia Bank, N.A., et al.   1. Plt's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA07- 365)

2. Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. Def's (Wachovia Bank) Conditional PDR  

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu

2. Denied

3. Dismissed as Moot  

368P08   Dominion Healthcare Services, Inc. v. NCDHHS, Division of Mental Health, Division of Medical Assistance, Wake County Local Management Entity, The Durham Center Local Management Entity   1. Respondent's PWC To Review Order of COA (COAP08-243)

2. Respondent's Alternative Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. Respondent's Motion for Leave to Withdraw Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

4. Respondent's Motion to Withdraw PWC  

1. - - -

2. - - -

3. Allowed

4. Allowed
 

383P08   Alice Camara and Isatta Camara, Plts v. Musa Gbarbera, Def   Plts' PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1480)   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
Dissolved the Stay 03/19/09

2. Denied

3. Denied  

389P08   State v. Zane Anthony Johnson   Def's PWC to Review Order of Lee County Superior Court   Dismissed  
391A08   In the Matter of: D.G.   Appellant's (Juvenile) Notice of Mootness and Motion to Dismiss Appeal as Moot   Allowed 02/18/09  
392P08   Jacob Wearing, Employee v. Bovis Lend Lease, Employer, Insurance Co. of the State of Pennsylvania/AIG Claims Service, Carrier   1. Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-722)

2. Plt's Motion to “Supplement PDR of the Order and Decision”

3. Plt's Supplemental Motion for a Procedural Order

4. Plt's “Supplemental Motion to do Justice”  

1. Denied

2. Allowed

3. Dismissed

4. Dismissed  

401P07-2   State v. Anthony Dewayne Daye   Def's PWC To Review Order of COA (COAP08-560)   Dismissed  
406P08   State v. Jeremy Tyler Martin   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1392)   Denied  
416P08   Julia Catherine Boseman, Plt v. Melissa Ann Jarrell, Def and Melissa Ann Jarrell, Third-Party Plt v. Julia Catherine Boseman and NCDHHS, Third- Party Defs   Def & Third-Party Plt's (Jarrell) PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (Prior to Determination)   Denied  
422P08   State v. Tressin Eugene Young   Def's PWC To Review Order of COA (COA07-1443)   Denied  
424PA08   In the Matter of the Summons Issued to Ernst & Young, LLP, et al.   Intervenor's (Wal- Mart) Motion to Take Judicial Notice   Allowed  
427P08   Henry London Anderson, Jr., and wife, Frances W. Anderson v. Lee Crouch, Margaret Collins, James E. Wallace, Jr., and Intracoastal Realty Corp.   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-1319)   Denied

Martin, J., Recused  

428P08   State v. Roderick Monta Jenkins   1. Def's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA07- 1006)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu

2. Denied  

434P08-3   State v. Preston Davis   Def's Motion for “Petition for Reconsideration”   Dismissed  
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
Dissolved the Stay 03/19/09

2. Denied

3. Denied

4. Dismissed as Moot  

448P08   Larry Cagle, Employee v. P.H. Glatfelter/Eusta Division, Self- Insured, Employer, and PMA Insurance Group, Third Party Administrator   Def's (P.H. Glatfelter) PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-26)   Denied  
464P08   David M. Goodman v. Holmes & McLaurin Attorneys at Law, a/k/a Holmes & McLaurin, et al.   1.Plt's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA07-199)

2. Defs' (Holmes and Holmes &McLaurin) Conditional PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

3. Plt's Motion to Withdraw PDR  

1. - - -

2. Dismissed as Moot

3. Allowed  

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. See Opinion

3. Allowed
 

471P03-2   State v. Lloyd T. Leonard, II   Def's Motion for Petition for Discretionary Review (COAP08-235)   Dismissed  
474P08   State v. Samuel Travis Tanner   1. State's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA08-251)

2. State's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

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

1. Allowed 10/20/08

2.

3.  

490P06-4   Arthur O. Armstrong v. City of Wilson, et al.   1. Plt's Motion for Leave to File Petition for Writ of Mandamus

2. Plt's Petition for Writ of Mandamus  

1. Dismissed 02/06/09

2. Dismissed 02/06/09  

495P05-2   State v. William Jasper Goodman, Jr.   Def's Motion for “Petition for Discretionary Review Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 “ (COAP06- 900)   Dismissed  
501P06-4   Arthur O. Armstrong v. Nina A. Knight, et al.   1. Plt's Motion for Leave to File Petition for Writ of Mandamus

2. Plt's Pro Se Petition for Writ of Mandamus  

1. Dismissed 02/11/09

2. Dismissed 02/11/09  

514P08   State v. Bobby E. Bowden   1. State's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA08-372)

2. State's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

3. State's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31

4. Def's Motion to Dismiss PDR  

1. Allowed 11/21/08

2.

3.

4.  

515P08-2   State v. Jerome Robert Posey   Def's Motion for Judgement Summary (COAP08- 597)   Dismissed  
534P08   State v. Tracy Glen Smith   1. State's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA08-533)

2. State's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas

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

1. Allowed 12/05/08

2.

3.
 

549P08-2   Lelia J. Bailey v. Winston-Salem State University   Plt's Motion to Reconsider   Dismissed  
551P08   State v. Terry Lee Dix   1. Def's Motion for Temporary Stay (COA07-1440)

2. Def's Petition for Writ of Supersedeas  

1. Allowed 12/18/08

2.
 

554P08   State v. Everton Austin Berry   1. Def's NOA Based Upon a Constitutional Question (COA08- 262)

2. Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31  

1. Dismissed Ex Mero Motu

2. Denied
 

555P08   State v. Johnny Ray Pope   Def's PDR Under N.C.G.S. § 7A-31 (COA08-440)   Denied
 
566P01-4   Douglas Lee Husketh, Jr., v. Herb Jackson, Superintendent Brown Creek Correctional Institution   1. Plt's Motion to Amend Def Party

2. Plt's Motion for Petition for Rehearing  

1. Dismissed

2. Dismissed  

606A05   State v. Eric Glenn Lane   State's Motion for Clarification of Court's Opinion   See Special Order 03/09/09  
609P07-2   State v. Charles N. Carson   Def-Appellant's Pro Se PWC   Denied  
689P01-2   State v. Kenneth Michael Boekenoogen   Def's Petition for Writ of Mandamus   Dismissed 02/06/09