Judge Judy Recap 5/19/14: $400 Rent Returned After Eviction

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards $2,500 to Melissa Stanhope for Christopher Buttner’s pit bull’s bite. The judge also awards $525 to Evelyn Franzua, for Darryl Kizer’s loan. Judge Judy dismisses Evelyn’s harassment suit. The judge awards $400 to Ruby Blum (left, photo), for rent. Judge Judy dismisses Ruby’s suit for her mattress, and Melanie Stielow(right)’s $1,000 storage and pain & suffering countersuit. The judge then awards $2,864 to Grace Babashoff for bumper damage caused by Maxwell Scherer. Sober Drama Ruby Blum sues Melanie Stielow, who owns a spa, for damages and rent. The judge says that she doesn’t care about the…

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Shark Tank Season 5 Finale Recap: Prejudged BZBox Designer Snubs Kevin O’Leary (5/16/14)

Shark Tank’s 5th Season Finale broke a lot of hearts and probably spirits, too: all on various levels. The most controversial happened with Kaeya Majmundar (photo in this recap) bluntly pleaded with Lori Greiner to take a chance on her after Kevin O’Leary dished a deal, never mind if it was a cut-throat offer that the young entrepreneur could have eventually declined to. This was probably the most impertinent behavior I’ve ever witnessed from someone who blindly needed capital infusion for an idea that has yet to be tested for its retail success. Without a doubt, Kaeya’s BZBox designs are…

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Judge Judy Recap: Loan Suit Against Ex-Girlfriend Dismissed (5/16/14)

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses 3 suits: Derrick Clark’s and his brother Melvin Jackson‘s, both for assault against each other; Justin Whiting‘s, against his former landlords Kevin & Karen (spelling?) Fieseler, for belongings; and John Barycki(photo)’s, for his former girlfriend Rebecca Garibay’s loan. John was intimate with Rebecca from July to November even though she didn’t pay him back. For the only successful suit, the  judge awards $1,400 to ex-girlfriend Alicia Young for her ex-boyfriend Ramon King‘s loan. Injury Carpenter Derrick Clarke, 33, claims that Melvin punched him 1st. Melvin claims that Derrick started the fight. Judge Judy dismisses both of them for speaking out of turn….

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Judge Judy Recap 5/15/14: $5,000 for Defaming Police Officer

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards Police Officer Francine Briscoe $5,000 for defamation caused by her landlord Millie Huntley (photo). The judge also awards $2,150 to Jesse Waite for Roommate Daniel Ramirez‘s share of 4 months’ rent less his pet deposit. Judge Judy takes their other roommate Brianna Zumbrum out of the equation. The judge dismisses Elina Khutinaeva‘s lip tattoo infection suit against Kelli Ho. Defamation Police officer Francine Briscoe (related to Lennie Briscoe of Law & Order? :)) says that Retired Court Reporter Millie of Apple Valley, CA, filed false bounced rent checks charges to the police. Millie claims that Francine had changed the utility bill…

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Judge Judy Recap: $5,000 for Broken Arm (5/14/14)

Judge Judy Sheindlin deals with 2 bullies. She dismisses Brody Haithcoat’s parents’ $5,000 assault suit and Devyn Rodgers’ counterclaim for false charges and punitive damages. The judge awards $5,000 to Aaron Brown(left, photo)’s parents for his arm broken by Ryan Vara (right). Ryan had pushed Aaron’s cousin Greg (spelling?) and Greg’s friend, then Aaron had jumped on Ryan. Ryan had flung Aaron off himself. Teens Brody Haithcoat’s parents sue 16-year-old High School Student Devyn’s parents for $5,000, for assault. Devyn says that he didn’t want to fight him, but Brody wanted to. Brody counters that he had wanted to put…

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