• Evans v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-08-10
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: James Luttrell (Attorney at Law), Canton, for appellant.
    for defendant: Emily Richardson (Douglas County District Attorney's Office), Douglasville; Brian Fortner (Douglas County District Attorney), Douglasville; Ryan Leonard (Acting District Attorney), Bonnie Smith (Assistant District Attorney), Douglasville, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0184

    Conviction Reversed; Prosecution Failed to Establish That Appellant's Reckless Conduct Caused Inmate's Death

  • Lowery v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-08-08
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Lawrence Zimmerman (Attorney at Law), Atlanta; Matthew Winchester (Law Offices of Matthew K. Winchester), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Amelia Pray (District Attorney's Office, Cobb Judicial Circuit), Marietta; D. Reynolds (District Attorney), Marietta; John Melvin (Chief Assistant District Attorney), Marietta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0177

    Evidence Shows Racketeering Activity Occurred in County as Part of Common Enterprise or Scheme

  • Awtrey v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-08-07
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry: Consumer Products | Distribution and Wholesale
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Ashleigh Merchant (The Merchant Law Firm PC), Marietta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Emily Richardson (Douglas County District Attorney's Office), Douglasville; Brian Fortner (Douglas County District Attorney), Douglasville; Steven Knittel (Assistant District Attorney), Douglasville; Ryan Leonard (Acting District Attorney), Douglasville, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0116

    Circumstantial Evidence Supports Finding Appellants Knew They Were Selling Products Containing a Controlled Substance

  • Heard v. Ruef

    Publication Date: 2018-07-31
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Creditors' and Debtors' Rights | Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jason Graham (Graham & Penman LLP), Atlanta; Robert Kozloski (Graham Legal LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Robin Gentry, Ray Smith (Smith & Liss LLC), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0186

    Geographical Limits For Deposition Do Not Apply to Nonresident Judgment Debtor During Postjudgment Discovery

  • City of Dublin School District v. MMT Holdings, LLC et al.

    Publication Date: 2018-07-31
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Class Actions | Tax
    Industry: Education | State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Phillip Hartley (Attorney at Law), Gainesville; Hieu Nguyen (Harben Hartley & Hawkins LLP), Gainesville; Charles Warnock (Warnock & Mackey LLC), Dublin, for appellant.
    for defendant: Joshua Powell (Oconee Circuit District Attorney's Office), Eastman; Jerry Lumley (Lumley & Harper LLC), Macon, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0506

    School District Immune From Taxpayers' Claim Seeking Refund of Ad Valorem Tax Increases

  • Edward N. Davis, P. C. v. Watson

    Publication Date: 2018-07-05
    Practice Area: Attorney Compensation | Civil Procedure | Creditors' and Debtors' Rights
    Industry: Legal Services
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Edward Davis (Attorney at Law), Butler, for appellant.
    for defendant: Joel Sherlock (Mincey & Sherlock LLC), Roberta, for appellee. Adam Russo (Lefkoff Rubin & Gleason & Russo PC), Atlanta; James Anthony (Warner Bates McGough McGinnis & Portnoy PC), Atlanta; Floyd Dickens (Gaddis & Lanier LLC), Atlanta; Derek Littlefield (Cushing Morris Armbruster & Montgomery LLP), Atlanta; Joseph Burton (Mozley Finlayson & Loggins LLP), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A0087

    Late-Filed Statutory Attorney's Lien Was Not Superior to Other Liens Claimed by Interpleader Defendants

  • Medical Center of Central Georgia, Inc. v. Macon Health Center, Inc. et al.

    Publication Date: 2018-06-26
    Practice Area: Contractual Disputes | Corporate Entities
    Industry: Entertainment and Leisure | Health Care
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Stuart Walker (Martin Snow LLP), Macon; Eric Fisher, Roy Meeks, Amanda Speier (Taylor English Duma LLP), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Wendell Howell (Lumley & Howell), Macon; James Marshall (Attorney at Law), Macon; William Noland (Noland Law Firm LLC), Macon, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0266

    Agreement Between Corporations Lapsed When One Was Administratively Dissolved

  • Turner v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-06-21
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: David Clark, Lawrenceville, for appellant.
    for defendant: Samuel Altman (District Attorney Middle Judicial Circuit), Swainsboro; Kelly Jenkins (Middle Judicial Circuit - District Attorney), Swainsboro, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0509

    Defense Counsel Fully and Carefully Explained Charges and Evidence Against Defendant

  • In The Interest Of C. W., a child.

    Publication Date: 2018-06-13
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Margaret Heap (District Attorney), Savannah; Kimberly Rowden (Assistant District Attorney Juvenile Court Of Chatham County), Savannah, for appellant.
    for defendant: Yolanda Bacharach (Georgia Public Defender Council), Savannah, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0364

    Juvenile Delinquency Petition Was Subject to Dismissal For Failure to Name Victim

  • Francis v. Chavis

    Publication Date: 2018-06-04
    Practice Area: Contractual Disputes | Motor Vehicle Torts | Personal Injury
    Industry: Insurance
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Terry Jackson (Attorney at Law), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Kevin Reardon (Waldon Adelman Castilla Hiestand & Prout), Atlanta; Daniel Prout, Morgan Allyn (Waldon Adelman Castilla Hiestand & Prout), Atlanta, for appellee. Robert Harrison, Sarah Akinosho (Downey & Cleveland, LLP), Marietta, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A0317

    Genuine Issue of Material Fact As To Whether Accident Victim Agreed to Settlement Offer