Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Pavy & Boudreaux, Opelousas, for appellant.
C. Kenneth Deshotel, L. Austin Fontenot, Jr., L. Austin Fontenot, Opelousas, for appellees.
Supreme Court of Louisiana.
In this suit for declaratory judgment, the plaintiff seeks to have the legal status of the defendants fixed by decree of court. The issue raised in this case is whether or not the defendants, the alleged natural children of Mathilda Sonnier and Dominique Derbonne, were legitimated by the subsequent marriage of their natural father, Dominique Derbonne, and natural mother, Mathilda Sonnier.
It appears that Mathilda Sonnier was previously married...
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