Judge Judy Recap 6/2/14: $2,500 Suit Against Wedding DJ Dismissed

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses Ali Ranjbar (photo) & Ati Hakimi‘s suit against DJ Farzad Khorsidian, for $2,500, for their $600 deposit for a postponed reception, and hiring a new DJ. The reception was cancelled 5-6 days before, because Ati had a pre-terminated pregnancy. The judge then awards $2,108 to Kate Niman for ex-girlfriend Heather Smith’s unauthorized card charges. Heather counters that Kate could have racked up the charges herself, but Judge Judy points out that Heather admitted having money problems. Cancelled Reception There are only 2 new cases today, and both are pretty straightforward. Ali and Ati of San Diego, CA, sue DJ…

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Judge Mathis Recap: Mom, Daughter Hug After $2,867 Loan & Stolen Money Suit (6/2/14)

Judge Mathis awards Travis Simpson $1,000 for being chased out of the store where he worked, by his manager Denise Castleman’s husband Jason Castleman, with a gun. The judge dismisses his suit against the Castlemans for gay discrimination and unpaid wages. He also dismisses their $5,000 countersuit for emotional distress. Judge Mathis then awards $2,106 to Michael Womack for his loan to ex-girlfriend Amy Dalton. The judge then awards $2,867 to Belinda Jones, for money that her daughter Katrina Jones had borrowed and stolen from her. This is Nerdles‘ 1st Judge Mathis recap. Gay Discrimination Travis Simpson of Columbus, OH, sues…

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America’s Got Talent Recap: Season 9 Premieres Age-defying Acts & The Golden Buzzer (5/27/14)

Mel B., Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel, Howard Stern and Nick Cannon are back for the 9th Season of America’s Got Talent. As promised, the acts that moved the judges were genuinely awesome! On the first broadcast of the auditions, AGT proved that talent and skill abound across age levels. From 9-year old piano genius Adrian Romoff (photo in this recap) to the car-pulling 93-year old Mike Greenstein (a.k.a. The Mighty Atom Jr.), there’s no denying that AGT is gearing up to be the best reality show this summer! This season, AGT introduces the golden buzzer where each judge is given…

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Judge Judy Recap: $1,400 for Cut Hand (5/23/14)

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses Charron Anderson‘s suit against Katherine Monahan for car payments and belongings. The judge awards $259 to Joan Jauss, for windshield damage caused by Kenn Roberts. Judge Judy also awards $1,400 to Caesar Menendez (photo), for Jarvis Braboy’s cutting Caesar’s hand. The judge also awards $2,500 to Steven Marchand for driver’s side damage caused by Joelle Mathiasen’s son Christopher Clayton. Repossessed Car College Student Charron Anderson sues car dealer Katherine Monahan of West Seneca, NY, for $4,300 for car payments and her belongings. The judge points out to Charron that the car was repossessed on July 18,…

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Judge Judy Recap 5/21/14: $7,500 for 2 Sets of Tenants’ Damages

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses Timothy Bassett‘s suit against his son’s mom Lianna Letourneau, for iPad damage and a flashlight assault. The judge then awards $5,000 and $2,500 to 2 landlords for damage caused by their tenants. Judge Judy awards Jay Fox (photo) $2,500 for damage that his tenant Harlan Pankau caused when his lease was not renewed. The judge dismisses Harlan’s countersuit. Judge Judy awards $5,000 to Jennifer Jabo, for damage caused by Jim & Kimberly Kelly. The judge dismisses the Kellys’ $2,500 harassment countersuit. Damaged Rug, Holes College Student Harlan, 35, has 4 kids, 2 in Mexico and another…

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