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Date
Ct.
Case Number
Case Name
Appealed From
Reporter Citation
September 3, 2010
ICA
30492 [ADA]

In re Aloha Island Enterprises LLC (Order Dismissing Appeal for Lack of Appellate Jurisdiction).

Public Utilities Commission
September 2, 2010
ICA
28754 [ADA]

Hall v. Laroya.

District Court, 1st Circuit, Honolulu Division 124 Haw. 187
September 1, 2010
ICA
30166 [ADA]

State v. Spinney (Order Dismissing Appeal Pursuant to HRAP Rule 30).

District Court, 3rd Circuit
September 1, 2010
ICA
30253 [ADA]

State v. Ayres (Order Dismissing Appeal Pursuant to HRAP Rule 30).

Circuit Court, 5th Circuit
August 31, 2010
S.Ct
27707 [ADA]

County of Hawaii v. Ala Loop Homeowners (Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration). 
Dissenting
Opinion
by J. Acoba [ada].  ICA s.d.o., filed 03/12/2009 [pdf], 120 Haw. 256.  ICA
Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration
, filed 03/30/2009 [pdf].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 07/21/2009.  S.Ct.
Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari
, filed 09/02/2009 [pdf].  S.Ct.
Order Amending Application for Writ of Certiorari
, filed 09/02/2009 [pdf].  S.Ct.
Opinion
, filed 07/09/2010 [ada], 123 Haw. 391.  Concurring
and Dissenting Opinion
by J. Acoba [ada].  

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit
August 31, 2010
ICA
28316 [ADA]

Fyffe v. Hue (s.d.o., final judgment is affirmed, attorneys’ fees are vacated and case is remanded for redetermination of attorneys’ fees).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 130 Haw. 349
August 31, 2010
ICA
28935 [ADA]

State v. Oliveros (mem.op., affirmed).  ICA Order of Correction, filed 10/12/2010 [ada].

Family Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 129
August 31, 2010
ICA
29701 [ADA]

State v. McCarthy (mem.op., vacated and remanded).

District Court, 1st Circuit, Kaneohe Division 124 Haw. 129
August 31, 2010
ICA
29928 [ADA]

State v. Solodar (s.d.o., vacated and remanded).

District Court, 1st Circuit 130 Haw. 349
August 31, 2010
ICA
29961 [ADA]

Villanueva v. State (s.d.o., affirmed).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 130 Haw. 349
August 31, 2010
S.Ct
30641 [ADA]

Pang v. Pang (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 08/10/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
August 31, 2010
S.Ct
30643 [ADA]

Tierney v. Court Reporter’s Office, First Circuit Court, State of Hawaii (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 08/10/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
August 31, 2010
S.Ct
30687 [ADA]

McQueen v. Stephens (Order).

Original Proceeding
August 31, 2010
S.Ct
30705 [ADA]

McEnry v. District Court, 1st Circuit, Waianae Division (Order).  S.Ct. Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 09/10/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
August 30, 2010
S.Ct
28840 [ADA]

Kona
Village Realty, Inc. v. Sunstone Realty Partners, XIV, LLC (Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration).  S.Ct.Order
Affirming Judgment of the Intermediate Court of  Appeals, filed January
25, 2010
, filed 08/12/2010 [ada], 123 Haw. 476.  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba, in which Circuit Judge Crandall, in Place of J. Recktenwald, Recused, joins [ada].   ICA Opinion, filed 06/29/2009 [pdf], 121 Haw. 110.   Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed
09/24/2009.  S.Ct. Order Dismissing Application for Writ of Certiorari
without Prejudice
, filed 09/25/2009 [pdf], 121 Haw. 257. 
Application for Writ of Certiorari from Opinion entered June 20, 2009,
filed 02/18/2010.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari,
filed 03/30/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit 124 Haw. 170
August 30, 2010
S.Ct
29003 [ADA]

State v. Pang (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba, in which J. Duffy joins [ada].  ICA s.d.o., filed 03/31/2010 [ada], 122 Haw. 353  J. Foley concurring in the result.  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 07/15/2010.  

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit
August 30, 2010
S.Ct
29538 [ADA]

Mogilefsky v. County of Maui (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA s.d.o., filed 06/22/2010 [ada], 123 Haw. 292.  ICA Order Denying Plaintiff-Appellant’s Motion for Reconsideration of Summary Disposition Order, filed 07/01/2010 [ada].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 07/27/2010.  S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 08/30/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit
August 30, 2010
ICA
29644 [ADA]

State v. Damo (s.d.o., affirmed).

Family Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 196
August 30, 2010
ICA
29814 [ADA]

State v. Drill (s.d.o., vacated and remanded).

District Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 196
August 30, 2010
S.Ct
30688 [ADA]

Tierney v. Chan (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 09/16/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
August 27, 2010
ICA
29145 [ADA]

Yogi v. Hawaii Medical Service Association.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 172
August 27, 2010
S.Ct
29342 [ADA]

C. Brewer and Company, Limited v. Hawaii Insurance Guaranty Association (Order Dismissing Application for Writ of Certiorari as Untimely).  ICA Opinion, filed 04/28/2010 [ada], 123 Haw. 135.   Application for Writ of Certiorari.08/18/2010.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 170
August 27, 2010
ICA
29503 [ADA]

Baker v. Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (s.d.o., affirmed).  ICA Order Denying Appellants’ Motion for Reconsideration of Summary Disposition Order, filed 09/16/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit 130 Haw. 349
August 27, 2010
ICA
29817 [ADA]

State v. Correa.

Family Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 179
August 27, 2010
ICA
30477 [ADA]

Simeona v. State (Order Granting Petitioner-Appellant Vestal Keith Simeona’s Request to Withdraw His Appeal).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
August 27, 2010
S.Ct
30688 [ADA]

Tierney v. Chan (Order).

Original Proceeding
August 26, 2010
S.Ct
28493 [ADA]

Perry v. The AES Corporation (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA s.d.o., filed 04/26/2010 [ada].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 07/15/2010.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
August 26, 2010
ICA
29456 [ADA]

Thomas v. Kidani (s.d.o., affirmed).  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 10/26/2010.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 12/07/2010 [ada].  S.Ct. Opinion, filed 12/12/2011 [ada], 126 Haw. 125.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 130 Haw. 348
August 26, 2010
ICA
30477 [ADA]

Simeona v. State (Order Granting Petitioner-Appellant Vestal Keith Simona’s Request to Withdraw His Appeal).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
August 26, 2010
S.Ct
30678 [ADA]

Townsend v. Kubo (Order).

Original Proceeding
August 25, 2010
S.Ct
30666 [ADA]

Grindling v. Second Circuit Court, State of Hawaii (Order).

Original Proceeding
August 25, 2010
S.Ct
30667 [ADA]

Grindling v.Second Circuit Court, State of Hawaii (Order).

Original Proceeding
August 25, 2010
S.Ct
30668 [ADA]

Grindling v. Disciplinary Counsel (Order).

Original Proceeding
August 23, 2010
S.Ct
30613 [ADA]

Grindling v. Clerks of the Second Circuit Courts, State of Hawaii (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 07/26/2010 [ada]. 

Original Proceeding
August 23, 2010
S.Ct
30655 [ADA]

Palm v. Border (Order).

Original Proceeding
August 19, 2010
S.Ct
29163 [ADA]

State v.
Kalaola.  Concurring and Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba, with whom J. Duffy joins [ada].   S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 11/09/2009 [ada].  ICA
s.d.o.
, filed 05/29/2009 [pdf],
120 Haw. 417.  Application for Writ of Certiorari,
filed 09/24/2009. 

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 43
August 19, 2010
S.Ct
29191 [ADA]

State
v. Behrendt.  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba [ada].  ICA s.d.o., filed 11/04/2009 [ada], 121 Haw. 260.  ICA
Order Denying State of Hawaii’s Motion to Reconsider by Addressing Count 4
,
filed 11/24/2009 [ada]. 
Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/22/2010.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari,
filed 03/29/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit 124 Haw. 90
August 19, 2010
S.Ct
29337 [ADA]

State
v. Delos Santos.  Concurring Opinion by J. Acoba [ada].  ICA mem.op., filed 11/09/2009 [ada], 121 Haw. 471.  Dissenting
Opinion
by J. Fujise [ada]
Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/18/2010.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari,
filed 04/01/2010 [ada].

Family Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 130
August 19, 2010
S.Ct
29496 [ADA]

State v. Hoe (Order Dismissing Motion to Reconsider Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA Opinion, filed 02/25/2010 [ada], 122 Haw. 347.  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 06/23/2010. S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari. 08/04/2010 [ada].  Dissenting Opinion by J. Pollack, with whom J. Acoba joins [ada].

District Court, 2nd Circuit, Wailuku Division
August 19, 2010
S.Ct
29682 [ADA]

Torres v. State (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA s.d.o., filed 05/28/2010 [ada], 123 Haw. 292.  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 06/14/2010.  S.Ct. Order Dismissing Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 06/15/2010 [ada].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 07/07/2010.

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit
August 18, 2010
S.Ct
28491 [ADA]

Kaleikini v. Thielen.  Concurring Opinion by J. Acoba [ada].  Concurring Opinion by Recktenwald [ada].  ICA Order
Dismissing Appeal for Mootness
, filed 07/09/2009 [pdf].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed
09/28/2009.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari and Scheduling
Case for Oral Argument
, filed 11/04/2009 [pdf]. 

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 1
August 18, 2010
S.Ct
30535 [ADA]

Office of Hawaiian Affairs v. Hawaii State Legislature (Order).

Original Proceeding
August 18, 2010
S.Ct
30636 [ADA]

Tierney v. Thomas (Order).  S.Ct.Order, filed 08/02/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
August 18, 2010
S.Ct
30637 [ADA]

Tierney v. Akita (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 08/02/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
August 18, 2010
S.Ct
30664 [ADA]

Tierney v. Hawaii Paroling Authority (Order).  S.Ct. Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 09/10/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
August 18, 2010
S.Ct
30665 [ADA]

Tierney v. Hara (Order).  S.Ct. Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 09/10/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
August 17, 2010
ICA
30115 [ADA]

Kersh v. O’Brien (Order Granting July 20, 2010 Motion to Dismiss Appeal).  ICA Order Denying September 7, 2010 HRAP Rule 40 Motion for Reconsideration
of August 17. 2010 Order Granting July 20, 2010 Motion to Dismiss Appeal
, filed 09/14/2010 [ada].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 11/08/2010.  S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 12/01/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
August 17, 2010
ICA
30127 [ADA]

State v. Branco (s.d.o., reversed).

District Court, 1st Circuit, Honolulu Division 124 Haw. 196
August 17, 2010
ICA
30287 [ADA]

State, Office of Consumer Protection v. Edge Towing and Recovery, LLC (Order Granting Plaintiff-Appellee State of Hawaii’s Motion to Dismiss Appeal).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
August 16, 2010
S.Ct
27912 [ADA]

Garner v. State, Department of Education (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari filed by State of Hawaii).  ICA Opinion, filed 10/30/2009 [pdf], 122 Haw. 150.  ICA
Order
of Correction
, filed 12/16/2009. 
Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 04/14/2010 (Garner).  S.Ct.
Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari filed by Garner
, filed 05/26/2010 [ada].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 06/30/2010 (State of Hawaii).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit