Court of Appeals Opinions

Format: 07/01/2016
Format: 07/01/2016
02a01-9704-CV-00090
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Joseph H. Walker, III
Tipton County Court of Appeals 10/16/97
Wheeler v. City of Maryville, 203 S.W.2D 924, 926, 29 Tenn. App. 318, 321-22 (1947). Here, The
02A01-9704-CV-00090
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge:
Tipton County Court of Appeals 10/16/97
Walter Walsh vs. BA Inc. Medical Serv.
02A01-9703-CH-00051
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Floyd Peete, Jr.
Shelby County Court of Appeals 10/16/97
Patricia Gunby/Janice Hamil vs. The Equitable Life Assur.
02A01-9606-CH-00140
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: C. Neal Small
Shelby County Court of Appeals 10/16/97
Betty Berryhill vs. Charles Rhodes
02A01-9701-JV-00011
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Kenneth A. Turner
Shelby County Court of Appeals 10/14/97
Betty Berryhill vs. Charles Rhodes
02A01-9701-JV-00011
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge:
Court of Appeals 10/14/97
Elmer Sides vs. Peggy Sides
02A01-9611-CV-00277
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Robert A. Lanier
Shelby County Court of Appeals 10/14/97
Cooner vs. Cooner
01A01-9701-CV-00021
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge:
Davidson County Court of Appeals 10/10/97
Bernard and Bernard vs. Houston Ezell Corp. et al
01A01-9701-CH-00015
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Cornelia A. Clark
Williamson County Court of Appeals 10/10/97
Family Golf of Nashville, Inc. vs. Metropolitan Gov't.
01A01-9612-CH-00557
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Irvin H. Kilcrease, Jr.
Davidson County Court of Appeals 10/10/97
Tuttle vs. Tuttle
01A01-9512-CV-00546
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Gerald L. Ewell, Sr.
Coffee County Court of Appeals 10/10/97
Cooner vs. Cooner
01A01-9701-CV-00021
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Muriel Robinson
Davidson County Court of Appeals 10/10/97
Horace A. LaRue, and Carla LaRue, Parents and next of kin of Randall Charles LaRue, Deceased., v. 1817 Lake Incorporated, D/B/A Bonkers, Howard Tannenbaum, Ricky Chambers, Robert Archer, and Danny G. Brewer
03A01-9702-CV-00053
Authoring Judge: Judge Don T. McMurray
Trial Court Judge: Judge Wheeler Rosenbalm

This case arises from a motorcycle accident in which Randy LaRue, the 20-year old son of the plaintiff's, was killed. Plaintiff's sued 1817 Lake, Inc., D/B/A/ Bonkers, a Knoxville restaurant and bar, and Howard Tannenbaum, presidetn of 1817 Lake Inc., alleging that the defendant negligently and unlawfully served Randy and his companion, defendant Danny Brewer, alcoholic beverages on the evening of the accident. Plaintiffs also sued Robert Archer, the bartender who allegedly provided LaRue and Brewer with the drinks, and Ricky Chambers, the doorman on duty at Bonkers that night. The remaining defendant, Danny G. Brewer was the operator of the motor cycle at the time of the accident which resulted in Randall Charles LaRues, death.

Knox County Court of Appeals 10/09/97
James C. Hise, Jr. and wife, Brenda L. Hise, State of Tennessee, Department of Transportationm Bruce Saltsman, Commissioner
02A01-9701-CV-00023
Authoring Judge: Judge David R. Farmer
Trial Court Judge: Judge Kay S. Robilio

James C. Hise, Jr. and wife, Brenda L. Hise sued the State of Tennessee, the Department of Transportation and its commissioner for damages in an inverse condemnation action. The complaint alleges that, after conveying a portion of their property to the state, they learned that the project adversely impacted their commercial property. The defendants filed a motion to dismiss on the basis of sovereign immunity. The motion was granted and the plaintiffs appealed.

Shelby County Court of Appeals 10/08/97