Judge Judy: $1,641 for Chow Chow’s Heat Stroke (12/12/13)

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards $1,641 for vet bills for a Chow Chow Show Dog Sammy’s heat stroke. When Sammy’s owner Stephen Fantasia picked up Sammy, he was drinking even his blood. Dog Grooming Business Owner Kathleen Cassidy (photo) claims that Sammy had a pre-existing illness. Stephen says that they never had problems with Sammy’s other groomer, Doggone Gorgeous. Stephen & Emily Fantasia sue Dog Groomer Kathleen Cassidy of Holbrook, MA, for giving heat stroke to 5-year-old Sammy. Stephen had brought Sammy to Kathleen’s shop to be bathed and fluffed. The Fantasias bring Sammy to another dog groomer, Doggone Gorgeous every…

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The Voice Recap: Teams Adam & Christina Bar Blake’s Finale Bid (12/10/13)

The verdict is out: Tessanne Chin, Jacquie Lee and Will Champlin are going to The Voice’s finale next week. Sad to say, James Wolpert and Cole Vosbury came so close only to miss the train to the show’s ultimate showdown this season. This season also marks Adam’s return to the finale with two artists in the running; Christina Aguilera also makes it to the end for the very first time. Teams Adam and Christina dealt a hard blow on a possible 4-peat from Blake Shelton. Unlike the other four, James’ run had been the most volatile: at times hitting the…

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Judge Judy: $5,000 for Car Loan and Cousin’s Husband’s Child Support (12/10/13)

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards $5,000 to Dejuana Covington, for a car loan and a loan supposedly to bail out her cousin Ashanta Byrd-Arnold’s husband Rodney Arnold. Rodney was in jail for failing to pay child support. The judge then dismisses the suit of Amanda Brindle for $3,175, for her roommate’s moving expenses. Amanda receives housing money from the military even though she lives with her aunt rent-free. Dejuana gave Ashanta $3,000 to bail out Rodney. Rodney claims that he didn’t know that he had child support cases. He admits not sending child support to his kids with 2 other women,…

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The Voice Recap: Tessanne’s Prolonged Last Note is Semis Defining Moment (12/09/13)

The Voice’s semi-finals performances were previews of everything thrilling to look forward to in next week’s finale. All five artists gave us moments worth cheering for: from the moving expressions in the songs covered to the overall anthem that earned thunderous applause after each performance. However, the best that came along happened with Tessanne Chin’s last note that had everybody speechless and proved that she’s this season’s frontrunner. Which three artists will move on to the finals? Fans need to know that there won’t be any instant save in tomorrow’s results so everything depends on tonight’s votes. Here’s a recap…

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Judge Judy: $1,500 for Unauthorized Repairs (12/9/13)

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards $1,500 to Seller Shantel Shegale after her real estate broker Semone Grinnell (photo) repainted her house. Then the judge dismisses a suit for the balance of a lease, and for tuition. Then she awards $3,175 to a student who had given money to her ex-boyfriend to buy a car. Lastly, the judge orders the return of a  stolen motorcycle. The show starts with Bailiff Petri Hawkins-Byrd telling everyone, “All rise.” Then he calls the attention of some ladies, telling them to stand up. College Student Shantel Shegale sues her real estate agent Semone Grinnell of Boise, ID,…

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