MasterChef Recap: Courtney Wins Elimination; Elizabeth, Mystery Box; Tyler Out (6/30/14)

Tyler is out of MasterChef after inadvertently serving Jaimee’s version of 1st MasterChef Junior Winner Alexander’s Passion Fruit Panna Cotta. The other Elimination dish is last year’s winner Luca Manfe’s Pancetta Wrapped Veal with Radicchio and Apples. Courtney (photo) wins the Elimination Challenge with this dish. Elizabeth had won the Mystery Box Challenge of Canned Foods and didn’t have to compete in the Elimination Challenge. Elizabeth also chose who cooked which Elimination Dish. This week, the 16 home cooks remaining make a dish out of the Mystery Box of 52 unlabeled canned foods, and/or, from the pantry: eggs, all-purpose flour…

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Judge Judy Recap 6/30/14: 47-Year-Old’s Loan Suit Against 23-Year-Old Ex-Boyfriend Dismissed

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses Christopher Starnes(photo)’ $2,475 suit against Aaron Murphy, for loans. The judge then awards $142.69 to Steven Wilson for former girlfriend Abigail Vaughn’s share of utilities. Judge Judy dismisses Steven’s suit for a flowered, purple bike. Judge Judy then awards Desiree King $5,000, for trees burned accidentally by a fire on her neighbor Robert Wiese’s lot. Witness Laurie Fossen had seen the fire in Robert’s fire pit. Ex-Boyfriend’s Loan We had not recapped 3 of today’s cases before. The 1st one involves Christopher, 47, who sues Graduate Student Aaron, 23, of Greensboro, NC, for loans. Aaron claims that…

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Judge Mathis Recap 6/30/14: $5,000 for Ex-Boyfriend’s Loan

Judge Mathis refers Eva Puckett, who sues her sister Renee Fitzgerald for her couch, to probate court. The judge dismisses Renee’s countersuit for defamation. Judge Mathis then awards Tom Kyriacopoulos (left, photo) for ex-boyfriend John Cross(right)’ loan. John had moved to be with Tom. Lastly, the judge awards Ida Turner $1,800 for former friend Daryel Oliver’s loan and a $100 traffic ticket. She had loaned him her car. Defamation Eva Puckett sues Renee, who she alleges stole her furniture. Renee alleges that Eva swindled their dying mom of her furniture for Eva’s son, who allegedly sells heroin and crack. Their mom…

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Judge Judy Recap: Car Loan, Property Damage, Medical Bills Suits Dismissed (6/27/14)

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses Jessica Glover’s $4,575 suit against her child’s father Ryan Hayes for a car loan and property damage. The judge also dismisses Nicole Mellon(photo)’s suit for medical injuries from a car accident caused by Ronisha Erwing. Judge Judy then dismisses Cowell “Bernie” Hayes’ $5,000 suit for false arrest and Allan Parks’ countersuit for medical bills. The judge then dismisses Amanda Maltese’s suit against her ex-boyfriend Jorge Medina (spelling?) for the cost of a dining table. The only suit that prospers is Patricia Coronado’s $2,200 suit against ex-boyfriend Ben Aguilera, for a truck loan. Ex-Boyfriend’s Loan, Property Damage…

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Judge Mathis Recap: $680 Car Refund (6/26/14)

Judge Mathis awards $2,562 to Whitney Klein for her ex-boyfriend Justin Tabb’s share of a car and a loan, and $698 to Justin for an electric bill, or a net of $1,864 to Whitney. The judge also awards Dakota Andrews & Jessica Sparkman $2,115 for rent, penalties and things that former roommate Lauren Sonsoucie had stolen from them. Judge Mathis then awards $750 to Audrey Childress for ex-boyfriend Larry Cochrane’s loan. Lastly, the judge awards $680 down payment to Cody Johnson (photo), for a car that Steven Willis had later sold to someone else. Judge Mathis dismisses Cody’s $1,360 lost…

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