• Lewis v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-06-13
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Daniel Leopard, (Floyd & Leopard, LLP.), Augusta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Joshua Smith, Natalie Paine, Henry Syms, (District Attorney's Office), Augusta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0343

    Court allows defendant's convictions for methamphetamine and firearm possession to stand

  • In The Interest of A. B., et al., children.

    Publication Date: 2019-06-12
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jeannie Altman, (Law Office of Jeannie S. Altman LLC), Douglasville, for appellant.
    for defendant: Christopher Carr, Penny Hannah, Shalen Nelson, Jana Evans, (Senior Assistant Attorney General), Atlanta, Saudia Crawford, (Collins Gordon Henry & LLLC), Atlanta, for appellee. Amber Walden, (Attorney at Law), Atlanta, for Other Party.

    Case Number: A19A0147

    Juvenile court's dependency order must contain appropriate findings of fact and conclusions of law

  • Brown v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-06-11
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Clifford Kurlander, (Georgia Public Defender Council - Appellate Division), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Joshua Smith, Henry Syms, (Office of the District Attorney), Augusta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0197

    Court Rejects Range of Challenges to Convictions for Armed Robbery and Other Related Charges, Finding Each Claimed Error to be Meritless

  • Bryde et al. v. City of Atlanta

    Publication Date: 2019-06-11
    Practice Area: Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Stephen Parham, Ryan Harbin, (Bloom Parham, LLP), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Jason Wright, (Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0600

    Court Affirms Dismissal of Appeal from Condemnation Proceedings as Untimely Where Property Owner Waited Just Over 30 Days to Give Notice of Appeal

  • Horton v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-06-06
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Steven Miller, (Attorney at Law), Summerville, for appellant.
    for defendant: Herbert Franklin, Rachael Stein, (Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit District Attorney's Office), Lafayette, for appellee.  

    Case Number: A19A0311

    Evidence Did Not Support Jury Instruction On Right to Resist Unlawful Arrest or Excessive Force

  • Elrod v. Reliance Development Company, LLC

    Publication Date: 2019-06-06
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: James Elrod, Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Joseph Grodzicki, (Campbell and Brannon), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0406

    No Service by Publication Absent Record Indication That Clerk Mailed Notice, Copy of Order, and Complaint to Defendant at Last Known Address

  • Koroma v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-06-03
    Practice Area: Criminal Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Patrick Koroma, (Washington State Prison), Davisboro, for appellant.
    for defendant: John Edwards, D. Reynolds, Lindsay Gardner, John Melvin, (District Attorney's Office, Cobb Judicial Circuit), Marietta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0659

    Court affirms denial of child molestation defendant's motion to modify and reduce his sentence.

  • Strategic Law, LLC v. Pain Management & Wellness Centers of Georgia, LLC et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-05-24
    Practice Area: Contractual Disputes
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Christopher Badeaux, (The Badeaux Law Firm, LLC), Cumming, Douglas Stein, (Stein Law, LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Odis Williams, (The Law Office of Odis Williams, P.C.), Marietta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0337

    Court Affirms in Part and Reveres in Part Trial Court Order Denying Fees to Successful Movant in Consent Decree Enforcement Effort

  • Edwards v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-05-23
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Nyquarious Edwards, (Telfair State Prison), Helena, for appellant.
    for defendant: Paul Howard, (District Attorney), Atlanta, Aslean Zachary, (Superior Court of Fulton County), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0471

    Court Approves of Trial Court's Dismissal of Untimely Motion to Withdraw Guilty Plea as Outside of Trial Court's Jurisdiction Where Motion Was Made in Term Subsequent to Term in Which Sentence Was Entered

  • Ogle v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-05-22
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Brown
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Konrad Ziegler, (Lee & Ziegler, LLP), Canton, for appellant.
    for defendant: David White, (District Attorney), Hartwell, Brian Atkinson, (District Attorney, Northern Judicial Circuit), Carnesville, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0624

    Evidence Did Not Warrant Sua Sponte Jury Instruction on Burglary Defendant's Mistake-of-Fact Defense