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Date
Ct.
Case Number
Case Name
Appealed From
Reporter Citation
April 1, 2010 28582 [ADA]

In re RGB.  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba, with whom J. Duffy joins [ada].  ICA s.d.o., filed 04/09/2009 [pdf], 120 Haw. 282.  Application for Writ of Certiorari filed, 08/13/2009.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 09/23/2009 [pdf].

Family Court, 3rd Circuit 123 Haw. 1
April 1, 2010 29337 [ADA]

State v. Delos Santos (Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA mem. op., filed 11/09/2009, 121 Haw. 471.  Dissenting
Opinion
by J. Fujise.  Application
for Writ of Certiorari, filed
02/18/2010.  S.Ct. Opinion, filed 08/19/2010 [ada].  Concurring Opinion by J. Acoba [ada].

Family Court, 1st Circuit 124 Haw. 130
March 31, 2010 28562 [ADA]

Styke v. Sotelo.  ICA Order of Correction, filed 04/22/2010 [ada].

Family Court, 2nd Circuit 122 Haw. 485
March 31, 2010 28833 [ADA]

State v. Shitanishi (s.d.o., vacated and remanded).  ICA s.d.o., filed 05/28/2009 [pdf], 120 Haw. 417.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 11/02/2009.

District Court, 1st Circuit, Honolulu Division 123 Haw. 81
March 31, 2010 29003 [ADA]

State v. Pang (s.d.o., affirmed).  J. Foley concurring in the result.  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 07/15/2010.  S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 08/30/2010 [ada].  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba, in which J. Duffy joins [ada].

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 122 Haw. 353
March 31, 2010 29216 [ADA]

State v. Paulino (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA mem. op., filed 01/25/2010 [ada], 122 Haw. 58.  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/23/2010 

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit
March 31, 2010 30394 [ADA]

Vidal v. Labor and Industrial Relations Appeals Board (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 04/07/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
March 30, 2010 28840 [ADA]

Kona Village Realty, Inc. v. Sunstone Realty Partners, XIV, LLC (Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  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 Affirming the 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].  S.Ct. Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 08/30/2010 [ada], 124 Haw. 170.

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit
March 30, 2010 28877 [ADA]

State v. Corder (Order of Amendment).  ICA s.d.o., filed 03/31/2009 [pdf], 120 Haw. 281. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 08/19/2009.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 09/30/2009 [pdf].  S.Ct. Opinion, filed 11/19/2009, 121 Haw. 451. Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba, in which C.J.
Moon joins.  S.Ct. Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 12/23/2009, 122
Haw. 545.  Dissent by J. Acoba, with whom C.J. Moon joins.  ICA s.d.o., filed 03/25/2010 [ada], 130 Haw. 348.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
March 30, 2010 29753 [ADA]

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

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 122 Haw. 352
March 30, 2010 30089 [ADA]

Bedell v. Bartholomew (Order Dismissing Appeal for Lack of Jurisdiction).

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit
March 30, 2010 30361 [ADA]

Tierney v. Hawaii Paroling Authority (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 03/17/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
March 29, 2010 28370 [ADA]

State v. Xiao (Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA s.d.o., 11/13/2009 [pdf], 121 Haw. 472. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 03/01/2010.  S.Ct. Opinion, filed 05/25/2010 [ada], 123 Haw. 251.  Concurring
and Dissenting Opinion
by J. Acoba [ada]


District Court, 1st Circuit, Honolulu Division
March 29, 2010 29191 [ADA]

State v. Behrendt (Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA s.d.o., filed 11/04/2009 [pdf], 121 Haw. 260.  ICA
Order Denying State of Hawaii’s Motion to Reconsider by Addressing
Count 4
,
filed 11/24/2009.  Application for Writ
of Certiorari, filed 02/22/2010.  S.Ct. Opinion, filed 08/19/2010 [ada], 124 Haw. 90.  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba [ada].

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit
March 29, 2010 29862 [ADA]

Davis v. Four Seasons Hotel, Limited.  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba [ada].

Certified Question from the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii 122 Haw. 423
March 25, 2010 28045 [ADA]

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

Family Court, 1st Circuit 130 Haw. 348
March 25, 2010 28584 [ADA]

State v. Fitzwater (Order).  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba [ada]. ICA s.d.o., filed 04/27/2009 [pdf].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 08/03/2009.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 09/15/2009 [pdf].  S.Ct.
Opinion
filed 03/03/2010, 122 Haw. 354.  Concurring and Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba.  S.Ct. Order of Amendment, filed 04/05/2010 [ada].

District Court, 1st Circuit, Ewa District 122 Haw. 545
March 25, 2010 28810 [ADA]

State v. Say (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA mem.op. ,filed 10/30/2009 [pdf], 121 Haw. 258.  Application
for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/16/2010.

Circuit Court, 5th Circuit
March 25, 2010 28877 [ADA]

State v. Corder (s.d.o., affirmed).  ICA s.d.o., filed 03/31/2009 [pdf], 120 Haw. 281. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 08/19/2009.  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 09/30/2009 [pdf].  S.Ct. Opinion, filed 11/19/2009, 121 Haw. 451. Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba, in which C.J. Moon joins.  S.Ct. Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 12/23/2009, 122 Haw. 545.  Dissent by J. Acoba, with whom C.J. Moon joins.  ICA Order of Amendment, filed 03/30/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 130 Haw. 348
March 25, 2010 29175 [ADA]

State v. Brooks (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA s.d.o., filed 10/19/2009 [pdf], 121 Haw. 259.  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed
02/08/2010.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
March 25, 2010 29359 [ADA]

Everson v. State.  Concurring Opinion by J. Acoba [ada].  S.Ct. Order Denying Motion to Clarify, filed 05/06/2010 [ada].  J. Acoba concurring.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 402
March 25, 2010 29369 [ADA]

State v. Lopes (s.d.o., reversed).  Dissenting Opinion by J. Nakamura [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 352
March 24, 2010 28332 [ADA]

Mikelson v. United Services Automoible Association.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 393
March 24, 2010 29504 [ADA]

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

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 352
March 24, 2010 30137 [ADA]

Villanueva v. State (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 02/04/2010 [ada].  ICA Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 03/16/2010 [ada], 122 Haw. 351.  ICA Order, filed 04/07/2010 [ada].  S.Ct. Order, filed 04/07/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit
March 24, 2010 30223 [ADA]

State v. Ketchmark (Order Dismissing Appeal for Lack of Appellate Jurisdiction).  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 04/19/2010.  S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 05/18/2010 [ada].

District Court, 1st Circuit
March 24, 2010 30255 [ADA]

Alverio v. Alverio (Order Granting February 12, 2010 Motion to Dismiss Appeal for Lack of Jurisdiction)

Family Court, 1st Circuit
March 23, 2010 28395 [ADA]

Miyashiro v. Roehrig, Roehrig, Wilson & Hara.  ICA Order Denying Defendant’s-Appellees Roehrig, Roehrig, Wilson and Hara, Glenn Hara and Stanley H. Roehrig’s Motion for Reconsideration of Opinion, filed 04/14/2010 [ada].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 06/07/2010.  S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 07/20/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit 122 Haw. 461
March 23, 2010 28912 [ADA]

Ferreira v. Ferreira (Order Dismissing Appellant’s Motion to Supplement the Record or in the Alternative Motion to Amend Memorandum Opinion).  ICA
mem.op.
, filed 11/18/2009 [pdf],
121 Haw. 471.  ICA
Order Denying Defendant-Appellee Nelson C. Ferreira’s Motion for
Reconsiderartion
, filed 12/07/2009 [pdf]. 
Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/12/2010.  S.Ct.Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 03/18/2010 [ada].

Family Court, 2nd Circuit
March 23, 2010 29115 [ADA]

Williams v. State, Department of Land and Natural Resources (Order Dismissing Appeal for Lack of Jurisdiction).

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit
March 23, 2010 29130 [ADA]

State v. Strong (Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA Opinion, filed 11/25/2009 [pdf], 121 Haw. 513.  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/11/2010.  S.Ct. Order Affirming Judgment on Appeal, filed 06/09/2010 [ada].  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoaba, with whom J. Duffy joins [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
March 23, 2010 30379 [ADA]

White v. Supreme Court of New Jersey (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 04/19/2010 [ada].  S.Ct.
Order
, filed 07/02/2010 [ada].

Original Proceeding
March 23, 2010 30386 [ADA]

Forrest v. Senda (Order).

Original Proceeding
March 22, 2010 29614 [ADA]

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

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 122 Haw. 352
March 22, 2010 29961 [ADA]

Villanueva v. State (Order).  S.Ct. Order, filed 02/04/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
March 19, 2010 27962 [ADA]

In re United Public Workers, AFSCME, Local 646 and Hanneman (mem.op., affirmed).  S.Ct. Order Dismissing “Notice of Appeal to the Supreme Court”, filed 03/29/2007 [pdf].  ICA Order of Correction, filed 04/07/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 351
March 19, 2010 27984 [ADA]

Weinberg v. Weinberg (Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA Opinion, filed 10/14/2009 [pdf], 121 Haw. 401. Application for Writ of
Certiorari, filed 02/08/2010.  S.Ct. Opinion, filed 04/07/2010 [ada], 123 Haw. 68.

Family Court, 1st Circuit
March 19, 2010 29307 [ADA]

State v. Grindling (s.d.o., affimred).  ICA Order, filed 07/22/2009 [pdf].  ICA Order Denying Without Prejudice Ex Parte Motion to Clarify Order of
July 14, 2009
, filed 07/22/2009 [pdf].  S.Ct. Order Dismissing Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 08/27/2009 [pdf].  ICA Order Denying Defendant-Appellant’s Motion to Reconsider Summary Disposition Order, filed 04/08/2010 [ada].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 05/03/2010.  S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 06/08/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 122 Haw. 352
March 19, 2010 29379 [ADA]

Shaner v. Kraus (mem.op., vacated and remanded).  Concurring Opinion by J. Nakamura [ada].

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit 122 Haw. 351
March 19, 2010 29555 [ADA]

State v. Kaeo-Tomaseli (s.d.o., affirmed).  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 08/23/2010.  S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 10/05/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 352
March 19, 2010 29625 [ADA]

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

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 352
March 19, 2010 29645 [ADA]

Koolau Cattle Company, LLC v. Oliver (s.d.o., affirmed).

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 122 Haw. 352
March 19, 2010 29848 [ADA]

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

District Court, 1st Circuit, Honolulu Division 122 Haw. 352
March 19, 2010 30030 [ADA]

In re State of Hawaii Organization of Police Officers (SHOPO) v. County of Kauai (Order Dismissing Appeal for Lack of Appellate Jurisdiction).

Circuit Court, 5th Circuit 123 Haw. 128
March 19, 2010 30378 [ADA]

Johnson v. Murakami (Order).

Original Proceeding
March 18, 2010 27900 [ADA]

Takayama v. Zera (s.d.o., affirmed).

District Court, 1st Circuit, Honolulu Division 122 Haw. 352
March 18, 2010 28319 [ADA]

Schwenke v. Outrigger Hotels Hawaii, LLP.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 389
March 18, 2010 28912 [ADA]

Ferreira v. Ferreria (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari).  ICA mem.op., filed 11/18/2009 [pdf], 121 Haw. 471.  ICA Order Denying Defendant-Appellee Nelson C. Ferreira’s Motion for Reconsiderartion, filed 12/07/2009 [pdf].  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/12/2010.  ICA Order Dismissing Appellant’s Motion to Supplement the Record or in the
Alternative Motion to Amend Memorandum Opinion
, filed 03/23/2010 [ada].

Family Court, 2nd Circuit
March 18, 2010 29170 [ADA]

State
v. Mattson.  Dissenting Opinion by J. Acoba, with who J. Duffy, joins [ada].  S.Ct. Order Accepting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 10/14/2009 [pdf].  ICA s.d.o., filed 05/21/2009 [pdf], 120 Haw. 417. 
Application for Writ of
Certiorari, filed 09/09/2009.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 312
March 18, 2010 29455 [ADA]

Tew v. State (s.d.o., affirmed).  Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 06/28/2010.  S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 08/10/2010 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 122 Haw. 352