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Tentative Rulings, Nevada City - Probate

>Tentative Rulings for Friday, November 21, 2014

Tentative Rulings for Friday, November 21, 2014 

1. P14915 Conservatorship of Heather Krulisky

The Review Hearing is continued on the courtís own motion to December 19, 2014, at 9:00 am. On the courtís own motion, attorney Dewey Harpainter is hereby appointed counsel for the conservatee. No appearances are required on November 21, 2014.

2. P14990 Conservatorship of Isaiah Marsh

Appearances are required by Mr. Manka and Mr. Marsh regarding the OSC re sanctions. The court notes that a Final Accounting and Petition for Discharge have not been filed as required.

3. P15067 Conservatorship of Michael Foster

The Third Account and the requested fees are approved. The Fourth Account and the requested fees are approved. Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for October 28, 2016, at 9:00 am. The court investigation fee is waived. No appearances are required.

4. P15077 Conservatorship of Shauna Peterson

Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for October 28, 2016, at 9:00 am. The court investigation fee is waived. No appearances are required.

5. P15529 Conservatorship of Christopher Taylor

Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for November 18, 2016, at 9:00 am. The court investigation fee is waived. No appearances are required.

6. P15530 Conservatorship of Destiny Hernandez

Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for November 18, 2016, at 9:00 am. The court investigation fee is waived. No appearances are required.

AMENDED 7. P15575 Estate of Lois Sherrod

Petition for Final Distribution is granted as prayed. No appearances are required. 

8. P15624 Conservatorship of Marian Anderson

The Petition for Fees is granted as prayed. On the courtís own motion, Mr. Keene is relieved as counsel for the conservatee. No appearances are required.

9. P15625 Conservatorship of Charles Anderson

The Petition for Fees is granted as prayed. On the courtís own motion, Mr. Pruett is relieved as counsel for the conservatee. No appearances are required.

10. P15640 Smith Trust

Appearances are required for hearing on the Petition to Determine Existence of Trust by counsel only. The court requires a status of the case.

11. P15675 Conservatorship of Carlene Stoneman

The Petition to Appoint Limited Conservator is granted as prayed. No appearances are required. The court investigation fee is waived. A review hearing is set for November 20, 2015, at 9:00 am in Dept. 6. Ms. Wilkerson is relieved as counsel. The court investigation fee is waived. No appearances are required.

12. P15680 DíArata Trust

The Petition for Order Accepting Resignation of Trustee; Appointment of Successor Trustee; Final Accounting is granted. However, bond is not waived as to successor trustee Ava DíArata. Thus, bond is hereby required in the amount of $100,000. No appearances are required.

13. P15681 Pello Trust

The Petition to Determine Trust Assets is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

14. P15686 Estate of Theresa Vargo

The Petition to Administer Estate is granted. Bond is set at $50,000. No appearances are required.

15. P15687 Estate of Richard Dement

The Petition to Administer Estate is granted. Bond is waived. No appearances are required.

16. P15688 Estate of Denise Esrey

The Petition to Administer Estate is granted. Letters to issue contingent upon receipt of proof of publication. Bond is waived. No appearances are required.

17. P10497 Conservatorship of Eric Neher

The Review Hearing is continued on the courtís own motion to December 12, 2014, at 9:00 am, to be heard with the Accounting. No appearances are required.

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This is the Courtís tentative ruling. Attorneys and parties are urged to review the tentative rulings prior to the scheduled hearing, notify the opposing side if they intend to appear at the hearing and notify the law and motion/probate judicial assistant at (530) 265-1273 by 4:00 p.m. the court day preceding the hearing. Local Rule 8.27.

Unless the court orders otherwise, the court does not provide court reporters for probate hearings or proceedings at court expense. Any litigant who wants a record of the hearing or proceeding must arrange for the presence of a court reporter at his or her expense. Local Rule 10.00.3B.