Indiana Court of Appeals
Bonnie Moryl, as Surviving Spouse and Personal Rep. of the Estate of Richard A. Moryl, Deceased v. Carey B. Ransone, M.D.; La Porte Hospital; Dawn Forney, RN; Wanda Wakeman, RN BSBA; et al.
Civil tort. Affirms summary judgment for the defendants, on which the trial court determined that Bonnie Moryl’s proposed complaint for medical malpractice was not timely filed with the Indiana Department of Insurance. The trial court properly found that her complaint sent to the DOI by FedEx was filed one day late under the two-year statute of limitations.
G.H. v. State of Indiana
Juvenile. Reverses adjudication that G.H. committed what would be Class D felony criminal gang activity if committed by an adult. The state failed to prove he had a specific intent to further a gang’s criminal goals, which is necessary to sustain an adjudication.
In Re: the Paternity of M.R.; A.K. v. J.R. (NFP)
Juvenile. Affirms custody modification order granting father J.R. physical custody of M.R.
Ronald L. Hoffman and Christy G. Hoffman, and Johnson Sunnybrook Farm, LLC, an Indiana Limited Liability Co. v. Lake Co. Indiana, a unit of government, its County Council, et al. (NFP)
Civil plenary. Affirms summary judgment for Singleton Stone as the opposed landowners to the rezoning had no standing to challenge the rezoning.
Bradley Ryan v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of murder and Class A felony robbery resulting in serious bodily injury.
Eldon E. Harmon v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms 16-year sentence for Class B felony dealing in methamphetamine.
James Q. Bryant v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Post conviction. Affirms denial of petition for post-conviction relief.
Carmell D. Nelson v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of Class A felony attempted murder and Class B felony unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon.
Mark A. Centofante v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class B felony sexual misconduct with a minor.
Demetrick Cameron v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms revocation of probation for failure to pay child support.
Deborah Chandler v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms revocation of probation and order Chandler serve 10 years of her 16-year suspended sentence in the Department of Correction.
LP XXIV, LLC d/b/a Las Palmas Apartment Homes and SLS Management, Inc. v. American Family Mutual Insurance Company and Carl Long (NFP)
Civil plenary. Affirms denial of Las Palmas’ and SLS’s motion for summary judgment on the issue of agency.
The Indiana Supreme Court and Tax Court posted no decisions by IL deadline. The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals posted no Indiana opinions by IL deadline.