BATON ROUGE, La. - A Louisiana appellate panel on May 2 affirmed a decision for the defendant in a construction contract dispute, finding no error in how the state military department chose a contractor to repair hurricane-damaged facilities (The Lemoine Co. LLC v. Military Department, State of Louisiana, No. 2011 CA 1350, La. App., 1st Cir.; 2012 La. App. Unpub. LEXIS 265).