Supreme Court of Missouri

en banc

 

December 21, 1999

 

 

OPINION BY LIMBAUGH, J.

SC80717           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Charles W. Armentrout, III, Appellant.

           

            AFFIRMED. Price, C.J., Covington, White, Wolff and Benton, JJ., and Crow,

Sp.J., concur. Holstein, J., not participating.

OPINION BY WHITE, J.

SC81683           KJC Development Corporation, Appellant, vs. Land Trust of Jackson County, Missouri, Respondent.

           

            REVERSED AND REMANDED. All concur.

OPINION BY WHITE, J.

SC81836           Sara Beth Silcox, Respondent, vs. Amberis David Silcox, Appellant, David Amberis Silcox, Jr., Third Party Respondent.

           

            AFFIRMED IN PART; REVERSED IN PART; REMANDED. Price, C.J., Limbaugh, Holstein, Wolff and Benton, JJ., and Otten, Sp.J., concur. Covington, J., not participating.

OPINION BY HOLSTEIN, J.

SC81651           Behlmann Pontiac GMC Truck, Inc., Appellant, vs. Stephen R. Harbin, Respondent.

           

            REVERSED AND REMANDED. All concur.

OPINION BY WOLFF, J.

SC81589           Gary Goings, Appellant, vs. Missouri Department of Corrections, Respondent.

           

            REVERSED AND REMANDED. All concur.

PER CURIAM

SC81760           Hannah Searcy, Respondent, vs. John and Linda Seedorff, Appellants, Ricki Lee Searcy and James Kennedy, Respondents.

           

            REVERSED AND REMANDED. All concur.

APPLICATIONS FOR TRANSFER AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TRANSFER

SC81802           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Douglas David Horn, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED74568, denied.

SC82073           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Dennis Max O'Brien, Appellant.

           

            respondent's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD55783, denied.

SC82114           Shannon Lewis, Appellant/Cross-Respondent, vs. FAG Bearings Corporation, Respondent/Cross-Appellant.

           

            Respondent/Cross-Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. SD22379 and SD22399, denied.

SC82120           Lawrence M. Phillips, Appellant, vs. State of Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56562, denied.

SC82122           Monica M. Nandan, Appellant/Cross-Respondent, vs. Catherine J. Drummond, Respondent/Cross-Appellant.

           

            Appellant/Cross-Respondent's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, Nos. WD55333, WD55334 and WD55462, denied. Price, C.J., and Holstein, J., not participating.

 

Respondent/Cross-Appellant's motion to strike filing of suggestions in support of alternative motion for rehearing en banc by Appellant/Cross-Respondent Monica M. Nandan overruled. Price, C.J., and Holstein, J., not participating.

SC82123           Johnnie L. Austin, Appellant, vs. State of Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56733, denied.

SC82124           Theodore Short Trust and Elinor K. Short Trust, Under Trust Agreements dated August 18, 1969, Mercantile Bank of Springfield, Trustee, Respondents, vs. Charles A. Fuller, Jr., Personal Representative of the Estate of Theodore G. Short, Deceased, et al., Respondents/Appellants, and Pam Chinnis, et al., Appellants/Respondents.

           

            Appellant/Respondents Pam Chinnis, et al.'s application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, Nos. SD22681, SD22683, SD22740 and SD22741, denied.

 

Respondents Michael F. Kelly , Molly Kelly Martin and Timothy L. Kelly's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, Nos. SD22681, SD22683, SD22740 and SD22741, denied.

SC82126           Vincent J. Kee, Appellant, vs. State of Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56530, denied.

SC82127           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Richard Hedrick, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56029, denied.

SC82133           Barbara E. Greer, Respondent, vs. Continental Gaming Company, et al., Appellants.

           

            Respondent's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD55937, denied.

SC82134           Carolyn D. Parr, Respondent, vs. James K. Parr and Madeleine Carr, Appellants.

           

            Appellants' application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD55713, sustained and cause ordered transferred.

SC82135           Gwen E. Anderson, Appellant/Cross-Respondent, vs. Norman E. Anderson, Respondent/Cross-Appellant.

           

            Respondent/Cross-Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56261, denied.

SC82137           Brian Edward Endsley, Respondent, vs. Director of Revenue, State of Missouri, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56653, denied.

SC82141           In the Interest of Z.H. and Juvenile Officer, Respondents, vs. G.H. (Natural Father), Appellant.

           

            Respondent Juvenile Officer's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56238, denied.

SC82142           Bobby Baty and Judy Baty, Respondents, vs. Gail Layton and Kathy Layton, Appellants.

           

            Appellants' application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. SD22555, denied.

SC82128           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Edward L. Wilkes, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56304, denied.

SC82129           Willie D. Ware, Appellant, vs. State of Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56433, denied.

SC82130           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Candy L. McDonald, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56119, denied.

SC82131           Alonzo D. Coleman, Appellant, vs. State of Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD55925, denied.

SC82136           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Harlos R. Cook, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD53553, denied.

SC82138           John Paul Keefer, Appellant, vs. State of Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56449, denied.

SC82143           John Bushdiecker, Appellant, vs. State of Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED75248, denied.

SC82145           State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, Respondent, vs. Linda D. Bridges, Appellant, and William J. Bridges and Elton R. Markham, Defendants.

           

            Appellant Linda D. Bridges' application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. SD22793, denied.

SC82152           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Willie Henderson, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED74317, denied.

SC82153           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Maurice Davenport, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED74900, denied.

SC82154           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Sherron Wilson, Appellant.

           

            Respondent's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED74442, denied.

SC82155           American States Insurance Company, a corporation, Respondent, vs. Kenneth Vortherms, et al., Appellants.

           

            Appellants R.E. Henges, Inc., and Ronald E. Henges' application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED75560, denied.

SC82156           Henges Manufacturing, LLC, et al., Appellants, vs. Amerisure Insurance Company, Respondent.

           

            Appellants' application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, Nos. ED75334 and ED75557, denied.

SC82158           Olean Associates, Inc., and Realty Development-North, Inc., Appellants, vs. Knights of Columbus, et al., Respondents.

           

            Appellants' application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED74030, denied. Holstein, J., not participating.

SC82159           Charles Reese, Appellant, vs. Gary & Roger Link, Inc., Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED74961, denied.

SC82160           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Edgar Futrell, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED74878, denied.

SC82161           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Robert Belford, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. ED73021, denied.

SC82162           Hawkeye-Security Insurance Company, Respondent, vs. John Davis, d/b/a Davis Construction, Defendant, and Thomas T. McGuinness and Marianne McGuinness, Appellants.

           

            Appellants' application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. SD22705, denied.

SC82163           Patricia Ann Reynolds, a/k/a Patricia Ann Campbell, Appellant, vs. Theodore Arthur Reynolds, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. SD22646, denied.

SC82164           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Lorenzo Dwayne Wallace, Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. SD22734, denied.

SC82168           Smith Gaddy, Jr., et al., Appellants, vs. Phelps County Bank and Phelps County Bancshares, Inc., Respondents.

           

            Appellants' application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. SD22934, sustained and cause ordered transferred.

SC82170           Mary E. Curnes, Respondent, vs. The Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States, Appellant.

           

            Respondent's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. SD22666, denied.

SC82174           Larry Jones, Appellant, vs. City of Kansas City, Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Respondent's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56390, sustained and cause ordered transferred.

SC82175           Beverly J. Hamby, Appellant, vs. City of Liberty, Missouri, et al., Respondents.

           

            Respondents' application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56352, sustained and cause ordered transferred.

SC82166           State of Missouri, Respondent, vs. Ronald R. Smith, Jr., Appellant.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. SD22595, denied.

SC82167           Robert Hatfield, Appellant, vs. State of Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56262, denied.

SC82169           Johnny Lee Johnson, Appellant, vs. State of Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Appellant's application for transfer from the Missouri Court of Appeals, No. WD56475, denied.

WRITS AND OTHER ORIGINAL PROCEEDINGS

SC82116           State ex rel. Missouri Consolidated Health Care Plan, Relator, vs. The Honorable Bernhardt C. Drumm, Jr., Special Judge of the Circuit Court of Cole County, Missouri, Respondent.

           

            Petition for writ of prohibition denied. Wolff, J., not participating.

SC82144           State ex rel. Lawrence H. Tarkington, Petitioner, vs. The Honorable Ellsworth Cundiff and Roberta Gardine, Respondents.

           

            Petition for writ of mandamus denied.

 

Petitioner's request for appointment of counsel overruled.

 

Petitioner's motion to restrain overruled.

 

Petitioner's motion to eliminate suggestions in opposition overruled.

SC82149           State ex rel. John F. Bushdiecker, Petitioner, vs. Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, Respondent.

           

            Petition for writ of mandamus denied.

SC82150           State ex rel. Cedric C. Perkins, III, Petitioner, vs. James Gammon, et al., Respondent.

           

            Petition for writ of habeas corpus denied without prejudice pursuant to Missouri Supreme Court Rule 91.02.

SC82157           State ex rel. Werner Enterprises, Inc., Relator, vs. The Honorable Michael B. Calvin, Judge, 22nd Judicial Circuit, Respondent.

           

            Petition for writ of prohibition denied.

SC82147           State ex rel. Bruce Roath, Petitioner, vs. James A. Gammon, Respondent.

           

            Petition for writ of habeas corpus denied.

SC82098           State ex rel. Jerome Powell, Petitioner, vs. Missouri Board of Probation and Parole, Respondent.

           

            Petition for writ of certiorari denied.

SC82139           State ex rel. George Poole, Petitioner, vs. Darlene Wansing, Respondent.

           

            Petition for writ of mandamus denied.

SC82171           State ex rel. Billy W. Pitts, et al., Petitioners, vs. Honorable Mel Carnahan, Governor of State of Missouri, et al., Respondents.

           

            Petition for writ of mandamus and/or writ of prohibition denied without prejudice pursuant to Missouri Supreme Court Rule 84.22(a).

SC82172           State ex rel. Scott D. Giancola, Petitioner, vs. Ron Schmitz, et al., Respondents.

           

            Petition for writ of habeas corpus denied without prejudice pursuant to Missouri Supreme Court Rule 91.02.

SC82173           State ex rel. Anthony L. Edgar, Petitioner, vs. Ron Schmitz, et al., Respondents.

           

            Petition for writ of habeas corpus denied without prejudice pursuant to Missouri Supreme Court Rule 84.22(a).

SC82176           Ralph Forrest Munyan, II, Appellant, vs. Board of Law Examiner, Respondent.

           

            Appeal from decision of Board of Law Examiners denied.

MOTIONS

SC82117           Tommy Coggins and Rita Coggins, Respondents, vs. Laclede Gas Company, Appellant.

           

            Respondents' motion to dismiss overruled.

SC82110           Evelyn Goodlow, Respondent, vs. Clayton Development Corporation, Appellant.

           

            Respondent's application for increase in supersedeas bond overruled.

SC81405           In re: Bernard A. Becton, Respondent.

           

            Show cause order to issue returnable to Court en Banc in fifteen days. White, J., not participating.

SC82151           Anita K. Williams, et al., Respondents, vs. Sherman Kimes, et al., Appellants.

           

            Respondents' motion to transfer to court of appeals overruled. Limbaugh, J., not participating.

 

Day - to - Day,

 

_________________________

William Ray Price Jr., Chief Justice

 

The next regular conference of Court en Banc will be on January 25, 2000.