Judicial Branch, State of New Hampshire

New Hampshire Supreme Court
Cases Accepted April 2004

03-0376 John J. Kelleher, Jr.* v. Marvin Lumber and Cedar Company & a.
John R. Harrington Emily G. Rice
Hillsborough County Superior Court (N)
Breach of warranty, breach of contract -- numerous issues including failure to dismiss claims under Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act; statute of limitations; admission of statements made by defendant's agents in other cases as admissions; improper jury instructions; failure of court to reduce damages awarded by jury; attorney's fees; cross-appeal -- whether state or federal law governs accrual date of breach of implied warranty claim under Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act; whether claim accrued upon delivery of windows in 1986
04-0078 State of NH v. Raymond Newton*
Attorney General
Raymond C Newton, pro se
Plymouth District Court
Criminal conviction – Speeding in construction zone
04-0087 State of NH v. Mohamed Ksikes*
Attorney General Mohamed Ksikes, pro se
Derry District Court
Criminal conviction – Unsafe backing
04-0119 Appeal of NH Department of Transportation*
William L. Chapman
Attorney General
NH Board of Claims
Motor vehicle accident
04-0120 Martha Patch v. Best-Vue Exteriors*
Martha Patch, pro se
Diane S. Talbot, pro se
Concord District Court
Contract Dispute, Small Claim
04-0121 Todd Day* v. Don Weese
Todd Day, pro se Don Weese, pro se
Concord District Court
Small Claim
04-0132 State of NH v. Kevin M. Armstrong*
Attorney General Appellate Defender
Joseph Malfitani
Rockingham County Superior Court
Post Conviction
04-0133 In re Juvenile 2004-0133
Case is confidential under RSA chapter 170-C
Belknap Probate Court
04-0136 John Videtto & a. v. Robert Theriault* & a.
Robert H. Schroeder Robert Theriault, pro se
Darlene Theriault, pro se
District Court for Southern Carroll County
Landlord-Tenant – Eviction
04-0148 State of NH v. Geraldine Spencer*
Attorney General
Appellate Defender
Michael J. Iacopino
Hillsborough County Superior Court (S)
Criminal conviction – Forgery
04-0150 State of NH v. Wade Hudson*
Attorney General Richard N. Foley
Durham District Court
Criminal Conviction - Criminal Mischief
04-0175 State of NH v. Raymond Marbury*
Attorney General Appellate Defender
Randy Hawkes
Strafford County Superior Court
Criminal Conviction-Second Degree Assault
04-0177 Peter Frosos v. NECO Engine Centers, Inc.*
Peter Frosos, pro se Brian C. Shaughnessy
Manchester District Court
Small claim
04-0178 In the Matter of Paula Martin-Amirault* and Michael Randall Martin
Steven A. Bolton
William H. Barry, III
Hillsborough County Superior Court (S)
Post-divorce proceedings
04-0179 Otarnic Pond Cooperative v. Frank A. Holt*
Kris E. Durmer
Robert M. Shepard
Frank A. Holt, pro se
Nashua District Court
Landlord-tenant – Eviction
04-0181 William M. Tuttle, Jr. v. Donna Lee Tuttle*
Gary N. Apfel George E. Spaneas
Family Division at Lebanon
Domestic Violence
04-0182 Joselito Mauricio v. Catholic Medical Center*
Richard E. Fradette Timothy A. Gudas
Robert M. Larsen
Hillsborough County Superior Court (N)
Personal Injury
04-0183 State of NH v. Gregory Horne*
Attorney General Gregory Horne, pro se
Grafton County Superior Court
Criminal Conviction - Operating after deemed habitual offender
04-0184 Edward Conrad & a. v. Mason Klinck, Sr.*
Edward Conrad, pro se
Doreen Conrad, pro se
Mason J. Klinck, pro se
Milford District Court
Small Claim, landlord-tenant
04-0185 State of NH v. L. Hamlin Greene & a.*
State of NH v. Irving Oil Corporation & a.*
State of NH v. Fandangle's Limited & a.*
State of NH v. Joan Brassill Living Trust & a.*
Attorney General
Arthur G. Greene
Glenn A. Perlow
Carroll County Superior Court
Claim Against Governmental Entity
04-0187 In the Matter of Colleen P. Conte and Blaize Conte*
Colleen Conte, pro se
Barry I. Harkaway
Family Division at Portsmouth
Divorce
04-0188 State of NH v. Kevin S. Elwell*
Attorney General
Richard N. Foley
Exeter District Court
Criminal conviction -- DWI, stop sign & light violation
04-0189 Robert Matte* & a. v. Shippee Auto, Inc.
G. Jeremy Hockensmith Steve J. Bonnette
Keene District Court
Landlord-tenant -- Nonpayment of rent
04-0190 Michael H. Vogel v. John Hauser*
Todd N. Hathaway John L. Allen
Grafton County Superior Court
Contract Dispute
04-0191 In the Matter of Susan Ainslie* and Carlos Ainslie
Jason R. Crance
Elaine M. Eliopoulos
Hillsborough County Superior Court (S)
Post-Divorce Proceedings
04-0192 In the Matter of Elaine E. Haskell* and Derwood J. Haskell
Kris E. Durmer
Derwood J. Haskell, pro se
Hillsborough County Superior Court (N)
Divorce
04-0193 William Pultar* v. Town of Pelham & a.
Bernard H. Campbell Michael D. Hatem
Diane M. Gorrow
Hillsborough County Superior Court (S)
Municipal Regulation
04-0194 In the Matter of Becky Lyn Murphy and Jason Rodney Murphy*
Stephen R. Goldman
Jason Rodney Murphy, pro se
Merrimack County Superior Court
Post-divorce proceedings
04-0195 In the Matter of Patrick Cragin* and Candice Cragin
Karyn P. Forbes
John E. Lyons Jr.
Strafford County Superior Court
Post-Divorce Proceedings
04-0199 In the Matter of Ronald Demers* and Donna Demers
Ronald R. Demers, pro se
Donna J. Demers, pro se
Coos County Superior Court
Divorce
04-0200 In re Lillian F. Onthank Estate and Family Trust
Douglas L. Ingersoll
Joseph F. McDonald, III
Randall F. Cooper for Paul S. Onthank, Jr.*
Carroll Probate Court
Wills and Estates
04-0201 Celia Englander v. Steve Lemay*
James H. Schulte Steve Lemay, pro se
Rockingham County Superior Court
Contract Dispute
04-0202 In the Matter of Linda J. Driscoll and William M. Driscoll*
Linda J. Driscoll Levitsky, pro se
Joseph W. MacAllister, Jr.
Hillsborough County Superior Court (S)
Post-divorce proceedings
04-0203 In re Juvenile 2004-0203
Case is confidential under RSA chapter 170-C
Sullivan Probate Court
04-0205 Ronald Smalley v. Paul Tuohey*
Ronald Smalley, pro se Paul Tuohey, pro se
Keene District Court
Landlord Tenant-Eviction
04-0206 Christopher Crosby* v. Warden, NH State Prison
Michael J. Sheehan

Consolidated w/ 2004-0062
Attorney General
Merrimack County Superior Court
Post Conviction
04-0207 John P. Brown, Jr., Ph.D.* v. New Hampshire Board of Mental Health Practice
John P. Brown, Jr., Ph.D., pro se Attorney General
Sullivan County Superior Court
Right-to-Know Law
04-0208 In the Matter of Lisa Sawyer* and Dana Sawyer
Charles A. Russell
Marianne L. Rousseau
Merrimack County Superior Court
Post-divorce proceedings
04-0211 Peter Franklin* v. Town of Newport
Peter Franklin, pro se Adele M. Fulton
Sullivan County Superior Court
Claim Against a Governmental Entity
04-0213 Edward C. Prouty d/b/a E. C. Prouty Heating & A.C. v. Paul Rogers and Carol Rogers*
Jack B. Little Keri J. Marshall
Auburn District Court
Contract dispute
04-0214 In the Matter of Ramona Corbett and William Ake*
Anna Barbara Hantz
Doreen F. Connor
Hillsborough County Superior Court (S)
Divorce
04-0218 Teri Kelly* & a. v. Vincent's Auto, Inc.
Teri Kelly, pro se
Jeffrey M. Gray, pro se
Robert M. Shepard
Salem District Court
Small claim
04-0219 State of NH v. Nancy J. Tilden*
Attorney General
Appellate Defender
Christopher M. Keating
Grafton County Superior Court
Criminal conviction – Shoplifting
04-0221 Debra Lawrence v. Karen Valentin*
Debra Lawrence, pro se Karen Valentin, pro se
Concord District Court
Small Claim
04-0224 Cary Silverstein v. Town of Alexandria, Chief of Police*
Penny S. Dean

Consolidated w/ 2004-0085
Christopher L. Boldt
Grafton County Superior Court
Equity
04-0225 State of NH v. Michael F. Veilleux*
Attorney General Michael F. Veilleux, pro se
Merrimack District Court
Criminal Conviction-Crossing over a solid yellow line
04-0226 Floyd David Oster* v. Mary Kelly Sutton, M.D. & a.
Floyd D Oster, pro se W. Kirk Abbott, Jr.
Michael A. Pignatelli
Kenneth C. Bartholomew
Melissa Hanlon
Cheshire County Superior Court
Medical malpractice
04-0228 State of NH v. Jay L. Barrett*
Attorney General Robert J. Moses
Concord District Court
DWI
04-0229 Rapid Sheet Metal, Inc. v. Tim Ottman*
Tim Ottman, pro se
Nashua District Court
Small claims
04-0230 Deborah Berger* & a. v. Town of Newmarket
Christopher T. Regan William L. Tanguay
Malcolm R. McNeill, Jr.
Rockingham County Superior Court
Municipal Regulation
04-0231 Frank van der Stok,* Trustee of the Devanter Trust v. Wayne van Voorhees
W. E. Whittington, IV K. William Clauson
George E. Spaneas
Grafton County Superior Court
Contract Dispute, real estate dispute
04-0235 In the Matter of Michelle Momenee-Duprie and James Momenee-Duprie*
Christine M. Rockefeller
Mark S. Moeller
Strafford County Superior Court
Divorce
04-0239 State of NH v. Timothy Bobola*
Attorney General Kenneth E. Churbuck
Larissa Kiers
Rockingham Superior Court
Criminal conviction – Assault
04-0240 William C. Jackson* & a. v. Charles W. Morse, Jr. & a.
Pamela N. Morales James P. Bassett
Melissa C. Gulbrandsen
Belknap Superior Court
Promissory estoppel
04-0244 Ernest E. Vlk* v. Town of Wentworth
Edward M. Gordon Adele M. Fulton
Grafton County Superior Court
Equity, claim against governmental entity
04-0246 Eugene A. McCarthy v. Alliance Construction, Inc.*
Stephen E. Gaige William B. Pribis
Strafford County Superior Court
Contract dispute
04-0247 Dena DeLucca* & a. v. Roland H. DeLucca
William B. Pribis Shawn M. Tanguay
Belknap Probate Court
Land dispute