Opinions Oct. 4, 2013
Indiana Court of Appeals
Dexter Berry v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Post conviction. Remands for recalculation of pretrial credit time applied against an executed 10-year sentence for conviction of Class B felony burglary.
Johnny Henderson v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class B felony attempted burglary.
Howell Contractors, Inc. and Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland v. Calumet Civil Contractors, Inc. (NFP)
Civil plenary. Affirms grant of summary judgment as to liability, reverses entry of summary judgment on damages and remands for proceedings.
Thomas Roberts v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms denial of motion to modify 55-year sentence for conviction of murder.
Mark Gregory v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Post-conviction. Affirms denial of post-convcition relief from a 55-year executed sentence for conviction of multiple counts of burglary and theft reimposed after a violation of probation under a previously granted sentence modification.
David Kifer v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Infraction. Affirms Class C infraction for disregarding an automatic signal.
Victor Gutierrez v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class A misdemeanor resisting law enforcement.
Robert J. Fiedler and Dianne C. Fiedler v. LaGrange County Health Department (NFP)
Miscellaneous. Affirms trial court’s entry of final judgment in favor of the LaGrange County Health Department on an action to compel the department to certify a septic system was functioning satisfactorily.
Jose Contreras v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms 20-year executed sentence for conviction of Class A felony dealing in methamphetamine, Class C felony possession of narcotic drug and a firearm, and Class D felony possession of marijuana.
Indiana Supreme Court and Indiana Tax Court issued no opinions by IL deadline Friday. U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals issued no Indiana opinions by IL deadline Friday.