Judicial Branch, State of New Hampshire

New Hampshire Supreme Court
Cases Accepted June 2004

04-0067 Michael A. Currier* v. Stephen M. Hatfield
Robert E. Fisher Gary M. Burt
Strafford County Superior Court
Personal injury
04-0172 In re Juvenile 2004-0172
Case is confidential under RSA chapter 170-C
04-0198 U.S. Property Investment Fund, L.P.* v. SouthCoast Express, Inc.
Christopher E. Grant Bradley M. Lown
Kenneth D. Murphy
Rockingham County Superior Court
Replevin
04-0232 Wudson Rosa v. Partners in Progress, Inc. & a.
Wudson Rosa v. United Rentals, Inc.
Paul M. DeCarolis Scott A. Ewing
Heidi A. Bean
John A. Curran
Hillsborough County Superior Court South
Personal injury – interlocutory transfer without ruling
04-0242 Dove Realty v. Jose Vazquez* & a.
Kevin L. Coyle Jose Vazquez, pro se
Marcia Vazquez, pro se
Derry District Court
Landlord-tenant - eviction
04-0263 Michael King* v. Dianna Newton
Dianna Newton v. Michael King
Michael King, pro se
Dianna Newton, pro se
Keene District Court
Small Claim
04-0267 In the Matter of Joy (Good) Price and Robert E. Good*
Mary M. Howie
Laura J. Gandia
Rockingham County Superior Court
Alimony
04-0271 Alaine M. Hansen v. Ryan White*
Kathleen M. Dwyer Ryan White, pro se
Portsmouth District Court
Stalking
04-0273 Scott Thurston* v. Barbara Roy
Mark D. Hanlon Edward T. Clancy
Strafford County Superior Court
Tort
04-0280 Appeal of Michael A. Curran*
William L. Tanguay
John B. Fitzgerald, III
NH Compensation Appeals Board
Workers' Compensation
04-0289 Carla Hawkins v. Diana Lee and Bill Shambo*
Lisa A. Wellman-Ally Diana Lee, pro se
Bill Shambo, pro se
Claremont District Court
Landlord-tenant
04-0296 In re Juvenile 2004-0296
Case is confidential under RSA chapter 170-C
04-0303 Thomas J. Cote v. Ronald R. Demers
Thomas J. Cote, pro se Ronald R. Demers, pro se
Berlin District Court
Judgment, petition to attach – appeal and cross-appeal
04-0304 Darren Starr* v. Librarian, Northern Correctional Facility
Darren Starr, pro se Attorney General
Coos County Superior Court
Equity, claim against governmental entity
04-0309 State of NH v. Martin Mullen*
Attorney General Charles Oleary
Ronald L. Abramson
Hillsborough County Superior Court North
Post-conviction
04-0311 Judith Tompson* v. Community Health Services
Judith M. Tompson, pro se Brian G. Germaine
Gary M. Burt
Salem District Court
Small Claim
04-0312 Fawn Gobis and Richard Gobis v. Dawn Solesky*
Fawn Gobis, pro se
Richard Gobis, pro se
Dawn M. Solesky, pro se
Manchester District Court
Landlord-tenant - eviction
04-0313 Appeal of State of NH/YDC*
James E. Owers
Kara Van Dorsten
Corey M. Belobrow
NH Compensation Appeals Board
Workers' Compensation
04-0316 State of NH v. Edward A. Laniyan*
Stephen D. Fuller
Susan P. McGinnis
Edward A. Laniyan, pro se
Hooksett District Court
Criminal Conviction-Motor Vehicle Violation
04-0317 Michael Green v. Sumner Properties, LLC*
Joanne M. Stella Lynne C. Christie
Durham District Court
Small claims
04-0318 State of NH v. David Ingerson*
Attorney General Appellate Defender
Claude T. Buttrey
Grafton County Superior Court
Criminal conviction - Possession of illegal drugs with intent to sell
04-0321 In the Matter of Jutta I. Pratte and Thomas Roger Pratte*
Richard Thorner
Thomas R. Pratte, pro se
Hillsborough County Superior Court North
Divorce
04-0322 State of NH v. Nathan H. Mansur*
Attorney General John R. Michels
Derry District Court
Criminal conviction - disorderly conduct
04-0323 David Riss v. Town of Madison*
Carolyn W. Baldwin Randall F. Cooper
Carroll County Superior Court
Municipal regulation
04-0324 Tia Bastian v. Wellingwood Estates Condominium Association*
Brian C. Shaughnessy Gary A. Braun
Nashua District Court
Small claim, condominium
04-0325 State of NH v. Darlene Sherman*
Attorney General Appellate Defender
David H. Bownes
Belknap County Superior Court
Criminal Conviction-Falsifying Physical Evidence
04-0326 Catholic Medical Center & a. v. Executive Risk Indemnity, Inc.
Mark L. Mallory Patrick E. Donovan
U.S. District Court
Insurance ,declaratory judgment – certified question from federal district court
04-0327 Elaine Duke v. Arthur Karageorgos*
Jay M. Niederman Daniel J. Kalinski
Hillsborough County Superior Court North
Loan agreement
04-0331 State of NH v. Alfred Gero*
Attorney General James R. Davis
Cheshire County Superior Court
Destruction of seized property
04-0332 Parade Offices, LLC v. Makrie, LLC*
Paul McEachern John J. Ryan
Rockingham County Superior Court
Equity, condominium
04-0334 State of NH v. Robert Grimes*
Attorney General Appellate Defender
Paul Borchardt
Dorothy Graham
Hillsborough County Superior Court North
Criminal conviction - aggravated felonious sexual assault
04-0337 Richard Taylor* & a. v. Town of Plaistow
David C. Engel John P. Sherman
Rockingham County Superior Court
Equity, constitutionality of zoning ordinance
04-0338 Robert Cabacoff* v. Harry Wells and Sons
Robert Cabacoff, pro se David M. Gottesman
Nashua District Court
Small claim; Uniform Commercial Code dispute
04-0339 William Pultar v. Town of Pelham & a.
Bernard H. Campbell Michael D. Hatem
Diane M. Gorrow
Hillsborough County Superior Court South
Real estate disputes; violation of zoning ordinance – interlocutory appeal
04-0340 Roland Durham* v. Gary Durham & a.
W. E. Whittington Tim A. Clark
Grafton County Superior Court
Equity
04-0342 State of NH v. Christopher Chartier*
Attorney General Appellate Defender
Richard Samdperil
Rockingham County Superior Court
Criminal convictions - aggravated felonious sexual assault; felonious sexual assault on a minor; sexual assault upon a minor under 13; incest; indecent exposure and lewdness
04-0343 Brian D. Lamy v. New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission*
William L. Chapman Suzanne M. Gorman
Christopher J. Allwarden
Merrimack County Superior Court
Equity
04-0345 Robert Belanger v. Lori Smith and Mark Gagnon*
Robert Belanger, pro se Lori Smith, pro se
Mark Gagnon, pro se
Colebrook District Court
Landlord-tenant
04-0348 Al Chesley* & a. v. Town of Chesterfield & a.
Silas Little, III Adam P. Lempel, pro se
Thomas P. Mullins
Cheshire County Superior Court
Municipal regulation, ZBA
04-0349 Aharon Boghosian,* dba Design Group v. Estes & Gallup, Inc.
W. E. Whittington William K. Koppenheffer
Grafton County Superior Court
Arbitration award
04-0353 In the Matter of Paul J. Hawkins* and Melanie A. Hawkins
Edward B. Mulligan, IV
Matthew J. Lahey
Belknap County Superior Court
Divorce
04-0354 Gulf Insurance Company v. AMSCO, Inc. & a.
Duncan J. MacCallum Christopher H. Carter
Rockingham County Superior Court
Contract dispute – appeal and cross-appeal
04-0355 In the Matter of Donna Thorgerson* (now Koenig) and Walter Thorgerson
Donna Thorgerson Koenigm, pro se
Walter Thorgerson, pro se
Coos County Superior Court
Post-Divorce Proceedings
04-0356 State of NH* v. George Knickerbocker, Jr.
David W. Ruoff
N. William Delker

Appellate Defender
Merrimack County Superior Court
Dismissal of indictment of second degree murder
04-0357 Rochester Woodlands Limited Partnership* v. Automatic Coin Laundry Services, Inc.
Brian C. Shaughnessy
Automatic Coin Laundry Services, Inc.
Rochester District Court
Landlord-tenant
04-0359 In the Matter of Christine Hoen and William Hoen*
Christine Hoen, pro se
Andrew J. Piela
Merrimack County Superior Court
Post-divorce
04-0360 In the Matter of Lisa M. Martin and James A. Martin*
Gary M. Burt
K. William Clauson
Family Division at Lebanon
Divorce
04-0362 Stewart Property Management, Inc. v. Lisa Robie*
Earl S. Carrel Lisa Robie, pro se
Merrimack District Court
Landlord-tenant - eviction
04-0364 Penny S. Dean, Esquire* v. Michael Trela
Penny S. Dean, pro se Michael Trela, pro se
Concord District Court
Small claim, contract dispute
04-0365 Thomas Clark* v. Merrimack County House of Corrections
Thomas Clark, pro se John A. Curran
Merrimack County Superior Court
Criminal – Habeas corpus
04-0367 State of NH v. Brandon C. Azbell*
Attorney General
Mark Stevens
Durham District Court
Criminal conviction - DWI
04-0372 In the Matter of Maria L. Holder and Ralph E. Holder*
Carol L. Kunz
Darla S. Sedgwick

Ralph E. Holder , pro se
Family Division at Derry
Post-divorce proceedings
04-0374 In the Matter of Warren W. Leary, III* and Maria R. Leary
Michael G. Gfroerer
Michael E. Anderson
Merrimack County Superior Court
Divorce
04-0376 R.A.W. Investments Trust, Inc.* v. Town of Warner Planning Board
Andrew J. Piela Donald E. Gartrell
Merrimack County Superior Court
Equity, municipal regulation
04-0377 In the Matter of Andrew M. Hunt and Beatrice M. Hunt*
R. David DePuy
Gordon R. Blakeney Jr.
Rockingham County Superior Court
Post-divorce - Modification of alimony
04-0378 Donald G. Hughes* & a. v. NH Department of Transportation & a.
Catherine M. Costanzo
William C. Saturley
Daniel J. Mullen
Merrimack County Superior Court
Equity
04-0380 State of NH v. Christopher Lot*
Attorney General
Richard Monteith Jr.
Rockingham County Superior Court
Criminal Conviction -Certain uses of computer services prohibited
04-0382 M.L. Halle Oil Service* v. Thomas Burke
M.L. Halle Oil Service Thomas Burke, pro se
Manchester District Court
Small claim
04-0387 State of NH v. Raymond S. Poudrier*
Attorney General James D. Gleason
Henniker District Court
Criminal conviction - DWI
04-0389 Obispo Brito & a. v. James Ryan*
Roger B. Phillips James Ryan, pro se
Merrimack County Superior Court
Entry of foreign judgment
04-0391 In re Juvenile 2004-0391-A; In re Juvenile 2004-0391-B; In re Juvenile 2004-0391-C
Case is confidential under RSA chapter 170-C
04-0393 Jane Kell, Beneficiary of the Estate of George M. Hyde v. George F. Hyde*
Christine N. Desmarais-Gordon
Richard Thorner
Richard J. Joyal
Belknap County Probate Court
Wills and estates