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superior court Opinions and Orders 498 Opinions

Parties/Caption Date File Number Court Type Judicial Officer Description
Farrow v. Teal Construction, Inc., et al. 09/24/2020 K19C-0-041 JJC Superior Court Civil Clark
J.
Order. Third-Party Defendant's Motion to Dismiss - DENIED.
State v. Jones 09/24/2020 1911007488 Superior Court Criminal Clark
J.
Order. Defendant's Motion to Suppress - GRANTED.
Rite Aid Corporation; et al. v. ACE American Insurance Company, et al. 09/22/2020 N19C-04-150 EMD CCLD Superior Court Civil Davis
J.
Opinion. Plaintiffs' Motion for Partial Summary Judgment - GRANTED. Defendants' Motion for Partial Summary Judgment - DENIED.
State v. Ortiz 09/21/2020 0210012072 Superior Court Criminal Wharton
J.
Order. Defendant's Fourth Motion for Postconviction Relief - SUMMARILY DISMISSED.
Bobcat North America, LLC v. Inland Waste Holdings, LLC, et al. 09/18/2020 N17C-06-170 PRW CCLD Superior Court Civil Wallace
J.
Letter Order. Defendants' Motion for Partial Summary Judgment - DENIED in part, GRANTED in part.
Hiller v. The City of Rehoboth Beach 09/18/2020 S19A-10-001 RFS Superior Court Civil Stokes
R.J.
Order. Appellant’s Writ of Mandamus – DENIED.
State v. Simmons 09/18/2020 2002006544 Superior Court Criminal Primos
J.
Order. Defendant's Motion to Dismiss - DENIED.
Drummond v. Junaidi, et al. 09/17/2020 K20C-07-023 WLW Superior Court Civil Witham
R.J.
Order. Defendants’ Motions for Review of Plaintiff’s Affidavit of Merit – DEFERRED.
Ferrellgas Partners L.P., et al. v. Zurich American Insurance Company, et al. 09/17/2020 N19C-05-275 MMJ CCLD Superior Court Civil Johnston
J.
Order. Defendant's Application for Certification of Interlocutory Appeal - DENIED.
State v. Street 09/17/2020 1907006388 Superior Court Criminal Young
J.
Letter Opinion and Order. Defendant's Motion to Suppress - DENIED.
In Re: NCC Sheriff 09/16/2020 In Re: NCC Sheriff Superior Court Civil Butler
R.J.
Letter Order. Request for Advisory Opinion - DENIED.
MTA Canada Royalty, Corp. v. Compania Minera Pangea, S.A. DE C.V. 09/16/2020 N19C-11-228 AML CCLD Superior Court Civil LeGrow
J.
Memorandum Opinion. Defendants’ Motions to Dismiss - GRANTED.
Spine Care Delaware, LLC v. United States Automobile Association, et al. 09/16/2020 N18C-01-253 EMD CCLD Superior Court Civil Davis
J.
Order. Defendants’ Application for Certification of Interlocutory Appeal of Class Certification Order – DENIED.
State v. Carr 09/16/2020 82002234DI Superior Court Criminal Johnston
J.
Order. Defendant’s Motion for Reargument - DENIED.
Wind Point Partners VII-A, L.P. v. Insight Equity A.P. X Company, LLC, et al. 09/15/2020 N19C-08-260 EMD CCLD Superior Court Civil Davis
J.
Order. Defendants’ Application for Certification of Interlocutory Appeal - DENIED.
Dominica v. The Greenery at Rodney Square, Inc., et al. 09/14/2020 N20C-02-150 FJJ Superior Court Civil Jones
J.
Memorandum Opinion. Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment - GRANTED IN PART and DENIED IN PART.
Lewes Public Library, Inc. v. New Covenant Presbyterian Church, Inc. 09/14/2020 S19C-08-020 RFS Superior Court Civil Stokes
R.J.
Order. Plaintiff/Counterclaim Defendant’s Motion for Reargument – DENIED.
Neal v. Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board 09/14/2020 N19A-12-005 FJJ Superior Court Civil Jones
J.
Order. Appellant's Appeal from the Decision of the Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board - AFFIRMED.
State v. Coleman 09/14/2020 1511006774A&B Superior Court Criminal Mayer
C.
Commissioner's Report and Recommendation. Defendant’s Motion for Postconviction Relief SHOULD BE DENIED.
State v. Hammond 09/14/2020 1609019077 Superior Court Criminal Jones
J.
Order. Defendant’s Motion for Modification/Reduction of Sentence - DENIED.
State v. Jones 09/11/2020 1502002252 Superior Court Criminal Karsnitz
J.
Memorandum Opinion and Order. Defendant’s Motion to Withdraw No Contest Pleas – DENIED.
Wilant v. BNSF Railway Company, et al. 09/11/2020 N17C-10-365 CEB Superior Court Civil Butler
J.
Memorandum Opinion. Defendant's Motion for Costs - GRANTED.
State v. Stevenson 09/10/2020 1603010349B Superior Court Criminal Butler
J.
Order. Defendant's Motion for Postconviction Relief - DENIED.
Walton, Sr., et al. v. Cole 09/10/2020 N18C-04-314 FWW Superior Court Civil Wharton
J.
Order. Plaintiffs' Application for Certification of Interlocutory Appeal - DENIED.
State v. Brown 09/09/2020 1703004263 & 1703015343 Superior Court Criminal Wallace
J.
Order. Defendant's Motion for Postconviction Relief - DENIED.

* C.=Chancellor or Commissioner C.J.=Chief Justice or Chief Judge J.=Justice or Judge M.=Master P.J.=President Judge R.J.=Resident Judge V.C.=Vice Chancellor