August 24, 2001
Volume 7 — Number 156

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00 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Supreme Court
00 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Supreme Court Workers' Compensation Panel
00 New Document(s) or Proposed Rule(s) from the Tennessee Supreme Court
01 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Court of Appeals
01 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals
00 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Attorney General (PDF format)
00 New Judicial Ethics Opinion(s)
00 New Formal Ethics Opinion(s) from the Board of Professional Responsibility
 

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Howard H. Vogel
Knoxville, Tennessee
Editor-in-Chief, TBALink

JERRY BROOKS v. MELISSA TERRY IBSEN, et al.

Court:TCA

Attorneys:  

Steven G. Shope, Knoxville, Tennessee, for the Appellants Melissa
Terry Ibsen, Joe Ibsen d/b/a Century Wholesale Pool Supply, Inc., and
Century Pool Supply Company.


David H. Stanifer, Tazewell, Tennessee, for the Appellee Jerry Brooks.

Judge: SWINEY

First Paragraph:

Jerry Brooks contracted with Joe Ibsen d/b/a Century Wholesale Pool
Supply, Inc., for the installation of a swimming pool.  Plaintiff
received a limited warranty.  After  the swimming pool developed
several cracks and the parties could not reach agreement on the proper
way to repair the pool, Plaintiff had the pool repaired in the manner
recommended by an engineer he had retained. This lawsuit followed. 
The Trial Court awarded Plaintiff $61,531.28 in damages.  We reduce
the judgment to $51,371.28 and affirm as modified.

http://www.tba.org/tba_files/TCA/brooksj.wpd


CHARLES SHELTON v. HOWARD CARLTON, WARDEN Court:TCCA Attorneys: Charles Shelton, pro se, Mountain City, Tennessee. Paul G. Summers, Attorney General & Reporter; Glen C. Watson, Assistant Attorney General; Joe Crumley, District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee. Judge: SMITH First Paragraph: The appellant, Charles Shelton, appeals the dismissal of his habeas corpus petition by the Johnson County, Tennessee, Criminal Court. Following a review of the petition and the record herein we find that the judgment of the trial court should be AFFIRMED. http://www.tba.org/tba_files/TCCA/sheltoncharles.wpd

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