Poway Unified School District Lawsuits
Court of Appeal cases
D050202  GIC863832  Poway Unified School District v. Stewart  
D048901  GIC863832  Poway Unified School District v. Stewart  
D048696  GIC777812  LeBlanc v. Cole et al.  
D047199  GIC823157  Donovan et al. v. Poway Unified School District et al.  
D046695  GIC809387  Hodge v. Poway Unified School District  
D043742  GIC804028  Schweichler v. Poway Unified School District et al.  
D041750  GIC777812  LeBlanc v. Poway Unified School District et al.  
D037558  GIC755131  Loucks v. Poway Unified School District  
Poway lost Donovan case; 70-page decision written by federal judge

Donovan et al. v. Poway Unified School District
Case Number D047199 Brief Due Date Date Filed Party and
Attorney Notes
APPELLANT'S OPENING BRIEF.    06/19/2006  Defendant-appellant-x/respondent: Poway
Unified School District

Attorney: George Edson Murphy
Attorney: Jeffrey A. Morris    Attorney: Morris, Jeffrey / Due 45 days after filing of the record.
Party: Poway Unified School District /

Certificate of interested entities and parties filed by:    07/11/2006     Respondents and
Cross-Appellants Donavan and Rameli

RESPONDENT'S BRIEF.    11/22/2006  Plaintiff-respondent-x/appellant: Donovan, Megan

Attorney: F. Brian Chase
Attorney: Hayley Gorenberg
Attorney: Paula S. Rosenstein    Attorney: Rosenstein, Paula S./RB/X-AOB due 45 days after
filing of
Party: Donovan, Megan / AOB

APPELLANT'S REPLY BRIEF.    04/03/2007  Defendant-appellant-x/respondent: Fisher, Scott

Attorney: George Edson Murphy
Attorney: Jeffrey A. Morris    Attorney: Morris, Jeffrey/ ARB/X-RB due 45 days after the filing of
Party: Fisher, Scott / RB/X-AOB
Case Number D041750
03/10/2003  Notice of appeal lodged/received.  
Filed February 18, 2003 by
LEBLANC

03/10/2003  Appellate package sent.  

03/17/2003  Notice of appeal lodged/received.  Filed March 10, 2003 amended notice of
appeal by Fuselier

03/17/2003  Civil case information statement filed.  

03/18/2003  Default re: 4(b) rprts fees not deposited rcvd. dtd.  March 14, 2003

03/27/2003  Notice to reporter to prepare transcript.  Lezlie Hamrick-Smith: 11/1/02; Jim
Partridge: 11/14/02; Marvel
McDonald: 11/18,19,20/02

04/08/2003  Transcript fees paid.  

06/11/2003  RECORD ON APPEAL FILED.************  One Clerk's and 5 Reporters.

07/11/2003  APPELLANT'S OPENING BRIEF.  Attorney: Fuselier, Lowell Robert
Party: LeBlanc, Travis

08/04/2003  Granted - extension of time.  Respondents granted to 9-25-03 to file RB
Attorney: Shinoff, Daniel Party: Cole, Thomas Attorney: Shinoff,
Daniel Party: Poway Unified School District

09/19/2003  Granted - extension of time.  Attorney: Shinoff, Daniel
Party: Cole, Thomas
Attorney: Shinoff, Daniel
Party: Poway Unified School District
Respondents granted to October 24, 2003 to file respondents brief.

10/21/2003  Motion/application to augment record filed.  By respondent. Opposition due
November 4, 2003.

10/22/2003  Granted - extension of time.  
Attorney: Shinoff, Daniel ---Final Extension !!!!!
Party: Cole, Thomas
Attorney: Shinoff, Daniel
Party: Poway Unified School District
Respondents granted to November 24, 2003 to file respondents' brief.

11/06/2003  Augmentation granted. (See order.)  Augment due 30 days from date fees
are paid.

11/19/2003  Notice to reporter to prepare transcript.  Marvel McDonald - 2/28/03

11/24/2003  RESPONDENT'S BRIEF.  Attorney: Shinoff, Daniel
Party: Cole, Thomas
Attorney: Shinoff, Daniel
Party: Poway Unified School District

12/16/2003  Granted - extension of time.  Attorney: Fuselier, Lowell Robert
Party: LeBlanc, Travis
Appellant granted to February 16, 2004 to file reply brief.

12/16/2003  CASE FULLY BRIEFED.  

12/16/2003  Oral argument waiver notice sent.  12-26-03

11/18/2003  Transcript fees paid.  augment

01/14/2004  Reporter default letter sent.  McDonald

01/20/2004  Augmented record filed.  One Reporter's

01/20/2004  Filed document entitled:  Notice of Firm Name Change

01/23/2004  On March calendar.  

02/11/2004  APPELLANT'S REPLY BRIEF.  Attorney: Fuselier, Lowell Robert
Party: LeBlanc, Travis

02/18/2004  Oral argument waiver notice sent.  3-1-04

03/17/2004  Submission order filed.  

04/27/2004  Opinion filed.  Judgment reversed and remanded for further proceedings
consistent
with the views we have expressed. Appellant to recover his costs
of appeal. Benke, J., McConnell, PJ., O'Rourke, J.

06/07/2004  Petition for review in Supreme Court received.  respondent

06/07/2004  Record transmitted to Supreme Court.  

07/14/2004  Petition for review denied in Supreme Court.  order rec'd. this court 7/21/04
Loucks v. Poway Unified School District
Case Number D037558 Date Description Notes
03/12/2001  Notice of appeal lodged/received.  Filed February 21, 2001 by TYLER LOUCKS,
a Minor

03/12/2001  Appellate package sent.  

03/12/2001  Docketing statement filed.  

03/12/2001  Proceeding by 5.1 - no reporter's transcript.  Notice filed February 21, 2001

03/12/2001  70 day letter sent (rule 5.1).  70 day date is May 2, 2001

05/03/2001  Granted - extension of time.  Attorney: Cochrane, Michael >60 days for opening
brief to 7/2/01
Party: Loucks, Tyler

07/02/2001  Association of attorneys filed for:  Appellant.

07/02/2001  APPELLANT'S OPENING BRIEF.  Attorney: Cochrane, Michael
Party: Loucks, Tyler

07/02/2001  Appellant's appendix filed.  One Volume.

08/01/2001  RESPONDENT'S BRIEF.  Attorney: Morris, Jeffrey
Party: Poway Unified School District

08/01/2001  Respondent's appendix filed.  1 Vol. respondent's appendix

08/20/2001  APPELLANT'S REPLY BRIEF.  Attorney: Kay, David A.
Party: Loucks, Tyler
Attorney: Cochrane, Michael

08/21/2001  CASE FULLY BRIEFED.  

08/21/2001  Oral argument waiver notice sent.  8/31/01

08/27/2001  Request for oral argument filed by:  appellant/10 min

01/17/2002  On March calendar.  

02/04/2002  **CALENDAR NOTICE SENT** Calendar Date:  Wednesday, MARCH 13, 2002 at
l:30 p.m.

03/13/2002  Cause argued and submitted.  

03/19/2002  Opinion filed.  The judgment is affirmed. Respondent is entitled to costs on
appeal.

04/03/2002  Rehearing petition filed.  Appellant

04/17/2002  Petition for rehearing denied.  

04/29/2002  Service copy of petition for review received.  Filed by appellant

05/08/2002  Record transmitted to Supreme Court.  

05/15/2002  Received copy of Supreme Court filing.  Answer to petition for review

05/21/2002  Note:  copy of pet. for review rec'd. remittitur moved to 7/1/02

06/26/2002  Petition for review denied in Supreme Court.  Order rec'd this court 7/1/02
10/24/08 02:00PM C-61    
Meyer, John S.                 
Civil Court Tri
37-2008-00076816-CU-CR-C
TL     
D)Poway Unified School Dist
Daniel R. Shinoff     

10/24/08 09:00AM C-72    
Taylor, Timothy                
Trial Readiness
GIC865228                      
D)POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL  
Daniel R. Shinoff
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Case Title:   N W VS
POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL
DISTRICT
Case Number:   
GIC865228     
Case Location:  San Diego  
     
Case Type:  Civil    
Date Filed:  05/02/2006  
Category:  CU-PO  
PI/PD/WD - Other  

Plaintiff/Petitioner    
WITTE     MELANIE      
  

Defendant/Respondent    
MORNING CREEK
ELEMENTARY EXTENDED
SCHOOL SERVICES          
POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL
DISTRICT            
EVALYN DROBNICKI
VS. POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT
Case Number:   
37-2008-00076816-CU-C
R-CTL     Case Location:
 San Diego       
Case Type:  Civil    Date
Filed:  01/28/2008  
Category:  CU-CR  Civil
Rights  
PUSD v Smith
North County SAN DIEGO
SUPERIOR COURT
PUSD Defendant
N75313   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    LA
TORRE, JAVIER DE    North
County    Civil    07/02/1997   
N67930   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
LIEBERMAN, GRACE    North
County    Civil    06/02/1995   
N65143   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
COCHRANE, VOLINDA    North
County    Civil    09/15/1994   
N58810   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    FLYNN,
RYAN    North County    Civil    
02/11/1993   
N56941   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    BRUNO,
MICHAEL    North County    Civil   
 08/19/1992   
N44271   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    CASLAVA,
ROBERT    North County    Civil    
07/10/1989   
N27874   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    JULIHN,
MILES    North County    Civil    
01/08/1984   
N27874   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    JULIHN,
MILES    North County    Civil    
01/08/1984   
N27451   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    CARTER,
JAIME    North County    Civil    
11/21/1984   
N19357   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
CARBONEAU, EDMUND LEON   
 North County    Civil    
03/12/1982   
N19279   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    EARLE,
KEITH    North County    Civil    
03/03/1982   
N19279   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    EARLE,
KEITH    North County    Civil    
03/03/1982   
N16223   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
JOHNSTON, ELEANOR    North
County    Civil    12/02/1980   
N16222   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
JOHNSTON, ELEANOR    North
County    Civil    12/02/1980   
GIN026068   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    HILL,
DANIEL JOSEPH    North County
   Civil    12/10/2002   
GIN024053   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    TURNER,
CLIFFORD    North County    Civil
   09/17/2002   
GIN012573   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
BRATCHER, LISA    North
County    Civil    05/08/2001   
GIN043958   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
DINUNZIO, MARIO    North
County    Civil    04/20/2005   
GIN041523   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
CANTWELL, CAROL    North
County    Civil    12/22/2004   
37-2007-00052974-CU-PT-NC   
POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL
DISTRICT    H, JEFFREY    North
County    Civil    05/16/2007


CENTRAL SAN DIEGO
PUSD Defendant
L600974   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    GARCIA,
MARIA    San Diego    Civil    
04/16/1998   
L592462   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    FIELD,
ARIELLE    San Diego    Civil    
05/20/1997   
L567341   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
SUPERIOR READY MIX
CONCRETE, L P    San Diego    
Civil    10/11/1994   
L562571   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
DINUNZIO, CARMELLA    San
Diego    Civil    04/12/1994   
L561538   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    MANNEH,
SAM    San Diego    Civil    
03/04/1994   
L557122   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    JAY,
KRISTIE M    San Diego    Civil    
09/29/1993   
L554191   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    TORRES,
DANIEL J    San Diego    Civil    
02/22/1993   
L553395   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    TAFOYA,
ANGELA    San Diego    Civil    
05/27/1993   
L552395   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    KRANS,
VANESSA    San Diego    Civil    
04/22/1993   
L543052   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
FREEMAN, DAVE    San Diego    
Civil    06/16/1992   
L517680   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    WALLER,
CHERIE    San Diego    Civil    
02/27/1991   
GIC826335   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    SILVA,
BENJAMIN    San Diego    Civil    
03/01/2004   
GIC790052   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
STEWART, JASON    San Diego   
 Civil    06/07/2002   
GIC737950   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
DUROCHE, CINTHIA    San
Diego    Civil    11/01/1999   
GIC735988   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    PARK,
TRAVIS ADAIR    San Diego    
Civil    09/24/1999   
GIC735816-1   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    THE CITY
OF SAN DIEGO    San Diego    
Civil    09/22/1999   
GIC735816   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    THE CITY
OF SAN DIEGO    San Diego    
Civil    09/22/1999   
GIC735815-1   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    THE CITY
OF SAN DIEGO    San Diego    
Civil    09/22/1999   
GIC735107   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
CAMMELL, KEITH    San Diego    
Civil    09/09/1999   
GIC734888   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    MORITZ,
WILLIAM F    San Diego    Civil    
09/03/1999   
GIC733546   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    FLORES,
PAOLO R    San Diego    Civil    
08/12/1999   
GIC732286   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    ADAMS,
MISA    San Diego    Civil    
07/02/1999   
727768   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
WEISSBURG, PHILLIP N    San
Diego    Civil    01/29/1999   
726454   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    LANDIS,
JULIE    San Diego    Civil    
12/09/1998   
721640   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
MORROW, DEVIN    San Diego    
Civil    06/18/1998   
719730   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
ANDREWS, DOROTHY    San
Diego    Civil    04/13/1998   
718435   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
WESTERFELD, AMY    San
Diego    Civil    02/25/1998   
718433   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    TIMMS,
DANA L    San Diego    Civil    
02/25/1998   
716723   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    FARLEY,
JOSEPH A    San Diego    Civil    
12/19/1997   
715762   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    FARLEY,
JOSEPH    San Diego    Civil    
11/17/1997   
713244   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    THE
COPLEY PRESS, INC    San
Diego    Civil    08/14/1997   
704161   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    COX,
ANDREA    San Diego    Civil    
09/30/1996   
700201   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    HARDEE,
LORI BETH    San Diego    Civil    
05/17/1996   
699893   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
RANDALL, JOHN    San Diego    
Civil    05/08/1996   
698675   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    SHIELDS,
MICHAEL D    San Diego    Civil    
03/29/1996   
697462   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
CATALDO, JOSEPH    San
Diego    Civil    02/22/1996   
697443   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
WIDTFELDT, JEREMIAH    San
Diego    Civil    02/21/1996   
693005   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    GARY,
LISA    San Diego    Civil    
09/29/1995   
691970   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
OSEGUERA, DANIEL    San
Diego    Civil    08/29/1995   
690640   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    SHIELDS,
MICHAEL DOUGLAS    San
Diego    Civil    07/20/1995   
690419   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
GHORBANZAHDEH, MAZIAR    
San Diego    Civil    07/12/1995   
687998   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    SHILTS,
JOSHUA    San Diego    Civil    
05/01/1995   
685864   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
MITCHELL, MATT    San Diego    
Civil    02/24/1995   
683605   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    CHO,
JUSTIN    San Diego    Civil    
12/12/1994   
682279   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
AUSBORN, JAIME LYN    San
Diego    Civil    10/27/1994   
682237   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    KIDRICK,
STEPHEN KYLE    San Diego    
Civil    10/26/1994   
679582   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    LUSARDI
CONSTRUCTION COMPANY    
San Diego    Civil    08/08/1994   
678645   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    OLSON,
SARAH    San Diego    Civil    
07/11/1994   
677920   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
CHIRIMBES,III, PETER    San
Diego    Civil    06/17/1994   
677054   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    WIER
CONSTRUCTION
CORPORATION    San Diego    
Civil    05/20/1994  

PUSD Plaintiff Central San Diego
L523181   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    SELECT
ELECTRIC    San Diego    Civil    
05/21/1991   
IC735977   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    MID-BUS
INC    San Diego    Civil    
09/24/1999   
718398-1   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    BLACK
MOUNTAIN II PARTNERSHIP    
San Diego    Civil    02/25/1998   
672811   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
MUNICIPAL COURT OF
CALIFORNIA COUNTY OF SAN
DIEGO    San Diego    Civil    
01/11/1994   
653176   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
MCGARRY, LINDA ANN    San
Diego    Civil    06/18/1992   
648282-1   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    CHOW,
JIH JUNG    San Diego    Civil    
02/07/1992   
648282   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    CHOW,
JIH JUNG    San Diego    Civil    
02/07/1992   
644714   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    POWAY
VALLEY CENTER    San Diego    
Civil    11/08/1991   
640702   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
KLICKA/HELBOCK &
ASSOCIATES, INC.    San Diego  
  Civil    07/31/1991   
469204   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    POWAY
UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT    
San Diego    Civil    04/24/1981
 (
????)
GIC881696   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    ALL
PERSONS INTERESTED IN
THE MATTER OF THE
PROCEEDINGS FOR
RESOLUTION NO 39-2007    
San Diego    Civil    03/14/2007   
GIC880865   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    ALL
PERSONS INTERESTED IN
THE MATTER OF THE
PROCEEDINGS FOR
RESOLUTION NO 26-2007
APPROVING SITE LE    San
Diego    Civil    02/27/2007   
GIC871530   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    ALL
PERSONS INTERESTED IN
THE MATTER OF THE
PROCEEDINGS FOR
RESOLUTION NO 25-2006    
San Diego    Civil    08/25/2006   
GIC866726   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    ALL
PERSONS INTERESTED IN
THE MATTER OF THE
PROCEEDINGS FOR THE    San
Diego    Civil    05/31/2006   
GIC863832   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
STEWART, LINDSEY E    San
Diego    Civil    04/04/2006   
GIC863726   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    ALL
PERSONS INTERESTED IN
THE MATTER FOR
RESOLUTION NO 48-2006
BETWEEN THE POWAY
UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST    San
Diego    Civil    04/03/2006   
GIC860096   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    GARCIA,
BARBARA    San Diego    Civil    
01/23/2006   
GIC826075   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    ALL
PERSONS INTERESTED IN
THE MATTER OF THE
AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE
POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL
DISTRICT AND    San Diego    
Civil    02/23/2004   
GIC805291   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    ALL
PERSONS INTERESTED IN
THE MATTER OF THE
APPROVAL AND EXECUTION
OF A SITE LEASE, SUBLEASE,
AND CO    San Diego    Civil    
02/07/2003   
GIC802224   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    ALL
PERSONS INTERESTED IN
THE MATTER OF THE
AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE
POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL
DISTRICT AND    San Diego    
Civil    12/19/2002   
GIC795258   POWAY UNIFIED
SCHOOL DISTRICT    
CALIFORNIA SPECIAL
EDUCATION HEARING OFFICE  
  San Diego    Civil    08/30/2002  
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