Court of Appeals Opinions

Format: 10/20/2014
Format: 10/20/2014
03A01-9607-CV-00232
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Monroe County Court of Appeals 12/23/96
03A01-9607-CV-00237
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Hamilton County Court of Appeals 12/23/96
Perry Hart and Reba Hart v. Tommy Casey, Jo Alice Casey, et al. - Concurring
02A01-9602-CH-0036
Authoring Judge: Judge W. Frank Crawford
Trial Court Judge: Chancellor Joe C. Morris

This appeal involves a “land sale - purchase agreement” between Perry Hart and wife, Reba Hart (Buyers) and Tommy Casey (Seller).1 Buyers appeal from the judgment of the trial court finding that the “land sale - purchase agreement” between the parties had been terminated and ordering that Seller was the owner of the property.

Chester County Court of Appeals 12/23/96
Pat Simpson, v. Golden Service Realty, and Auction, Inc., and PHH Home Equity Corporation
02A01-9509-CH-00203
Authoring Judge: Judge Holly Kirby Lillard
Trial Court Judge: Chancellor William Michael Maloan

This case involves the alleged breach of a contract for the sale of real estate. The trial court found that the seller breached the contract by selling the real estate to a third party. Damages were assessed based on an expert’s appraisal rather than the sale price to the third party. We affirm the finding of a breach and reverse on the measure of damages.

Obion County Court of Appeals 12/23/96
City of Adamsville v. Brian K. Cass
02A01-9606-CV-00141
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Judge Joe H. Walker

Appellant Brian K. Cass (“Cass”) appeals his conviction for violation of  several city ordinances. We affirm.

McNairy County Court of Appeals 12/20/96
01A01-9607-CH-00332
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Court of Appeals 12/20/96
01A01-9607-CH-00332
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Court of Appeals 12/20/96
01A01-9607-CH-00332
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Robert S. Brandt
Davidson County Court of Appeals 12/20/96
01A01-9605-CV-00239
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Barbara N. Haynes
Davidson County Court of Appeals 12/20/96
01A01-9605-CH-00205
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Robert E. Corlew, III
Rutherford County Court of Appeals 12/20/96
01A01-9605-CH-00209
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Jim T. Hamilton
Wayne County Court of Appeals 12/20/96
01A01-9601-CV-00006
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Samuel L. Lewis
Court of Appeals 12/20/96
James R. Rose and wife, Stella Kay Rose, v. Dennis R. Rice, Janice Rice and John Doe
02A01-9509-CV-00198
Authoring Judge: Judge Holly Kirby Lillard
Trial Court Judge: Judge Charles O. Mcpherson

This is a negligence case involving the head-on collision of two vehicles. Appellants James
and Stella Rose were struck by the car of Appellees Dennis and Janice Rice when Dennis Rice
applied his brakes to avoid hitting a vehicle which turned across his lane. The trial court granted
summary judgment in favor of the Rices. We reverse.

 

Henderson County Court of Appeals 12/19/96