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State v. Llerenas-Alvarado

A-12-0131, State of Nebraska v. Jose J. Llerenas-Alvarado (Appellant)


Madison County, District Court Judge James G. Kube


Attorney for Appellant:   Charles W. Balsiger


Attorney for Appellee:   Jon Bruning, Carrie A. Thober (Attorney General’s Office)


Criminal Action:  Motion to Withdraw Plea


Action Taken by Trial Court:  Llerenas-Alvarado entered a no contest plea to the charge of attempted kidnapping. Prior to sentencing, he moved to withdraw his plea, and this motion was denied.


In re Interest of Rose H.

A-12-0392, In re Interest of Rose H. Molly H., Rachel H., Xander H., and Madeline H. State of Nebraska V. Daisy H. (Appellant);

A-12-0393, In re Interest of Timothy H. State of Nebraska v. Daisy H. (Appellant)


Separate Juvenile Court for Lancaster County, Judge Roger J. Heideman


Attorneys for Appellant:  Joseph E. Dalton (Dalton Law Firm) & Christopher A. Furches (Furches Law Firm)


Attorney for Appellee/Cross Appellant (Christopher H.):  Jonathan M. Braaten (Anderson Creager Law Firm)

In re Interest of Alexandria H.

A-12-0491, In re Interest of Alexandria H., Jacob H, Madison H., Megan H., and Morgan H., children under 18 years of age. State of Nebraska v. Brett H. (Appellant)


Otoe County, County Court Judge Robert B. O’Neal


Attorney for Appellant:  Diane L. Merwin (Public Defender’s Office)


Attorney for Appellee:  Timothy S. Noerrlinger (County Attorney’s Office)


Juvenile Action:  Termination of Parental Rights


Rudd v. Debora

A-12-0196, Richard Rudd (Appellant) v. Hank Debora


Douglas County, District Court Judge James T. Gleason


Attorney for Appellant:  Matthew A. Lathrop (Law Office of Matthew A. Lathrop)


Attorney for Appellee:  Michael F. Scahill, Patrick D. Donahue (Cassem, Tierney, Adams, Gotch & Douglas)


Civil Action:  Personal Injury; Service of Process


Fasse v. Health & Human Services

A-12-0336, Scott Fasse M.D. (Appellant) v. Department of Health and Human Services


Lancaster County, District Court Judge Andrew R. Jacobsen


Attorney for Appellant:  Lisa M. Meyer (Pansing Hogan Ernst & Bachman LLP)


Attorney for Appellee:  Jon Bruning, James D. Smith (Attorney General’s Office)


Civil Action:  Medical License Discipline Action


Action Taken by Trial Court:  Trial court affirmed administrative agency’s imposition of discipline.


Taylor v. City of Omaha

A-12-0155, Michael Taylor (Appellant) v. City of Omaha, Nebraska, a municipal corporation


Douglas County, District Court Judge W. Russell Bowie


Attorney for Appellant:  Lawrence G. Whelan


Attorney for Appellee:  Thomas O. Mumgaard (City Attorney’s Office)


Civil Action:  Premises Liability / Negligence Suit


Action Taken by Trial Court:  Trial court found in favor of the City, finding no negligence or liability by the City.


In re Guardianship of Giventer

A-11-0806 & A-11-0974, In re Guardianship of Giventer


Douglas County, County Court Judge Craig Q. McDermott


Attorney for Appellant:  Edward F. Fogarty, John J. Gross (Fogarty, Lund & Gross)


Attorney for Appellee:  James D. Sherrets, Diana J. Vogt (Sherrets,  Bruno & Vogt, L.L.C)


Attorney for Appellee: William E. Seidler, Jr. (Seidler & Seidler, P.C.)


Attorney for Appellee: Bryan S. Hatch (Stinson, Morrison, Hecker, L.L.P)


Muzzey v. Buhr

A-12-192, Muzzey v. Buhr (Appellants)


Scotts Bluff County District Court Judge Leo Dobrovolny


Attorney for Appellant:  Rhonda R. Flower (Law Office of Rhonda R. Flower)

Attorney for Appellee:  Leonard G. Tabor


Civil Action:  Grandparent Visitation


Action Taken by Trial Court:  The trial court ordered grandparent visitation between the minor child and the appellees.


Assignments of Error on Appeal:  The Appellants assign that the trial court erred by ordering grandparent visitation.

Fast Ball Sports LLC v. Metropolitan Entertainment & Convention Auth.

A-12-0425, Fast Ball Sports, LLC (Appellant) v. Metropolitan Entertainment & Convention Authority


Douglas County, District Court Judge Leigh Ann Retelsdorf


Attorney for Appellant:  Jason M. Bruno (Sherrets Bruno & Vogt, LLC)


Attorney for Appellee:  Mark C. Laughlin, Ryan M. Sewell (Fraser Stryker PC LLO)


Civil Action:  Contract