COA: May 19, 2017 Court of Appeals Decisions (Minutes)

Nos. 424-456: 33 Decisions with 5 decisions designated 'to be published'


424.  Zoning setback.
Herndon v. Wilson

429.  University disciplinary case and Honor Code.
Chen v. Lowe

433.  Medicaid reimbursement to health care.
Commonwealth of Kentucky Cab. for Health and Family Services v. Saint Joseph Health System, Inc.

441.  Family Law.  Trial judge’s denial of petition for immediate entitlement to custody affirmed
K.(C). v. Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Commonwealth of Kentucky

444.  Reversed minor’s termination of parental rights ruling
R.(H.M.) v  Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Commonwealth of Kentucky

Selected cases that were not designated for publication in tort, insurance and civil law.

426.  Mandatory arbitration provisions and adequacy of consideration examined.
Richmond Health Facilities v. Curry

432.  Untimely filing of claim for damage to home under homeowner’s policy
Romans v. Kentucky Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co.

439.  Negligence and Qualified Official Immunity claims arising from UK fan tripping at Rupp arena Basketball game reversed
Williamson v. Saunier (link from PDF corrected here)



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