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Howeth v. Coffelt, 072136

Dismissing an appeal in a case where neighbors who shared a driveway couldn't peacefully enjoy their easement and sued each other, resulting in a settlement agreement that stipulated to the entry of a judgment to resolve the lawsuit and purporting to allow the parties to collect a fine for refusal to comply because the court's determination that it lacked jurisdiction to enforce the fine in a filing made on the original action because a consent judgment, such as occurs pursuant to a settlement agreement, is not appealable.

Appellate Information

  • Argued
  • Submitted
  • Decided
  • Published 2017/12/08

Judges

  • HUFFMAN

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

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