7th Circuit Court of Appeals
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana, Hammond Division, Chief Judge Philip P. Simon.
Criminal. Denies motion to dismiss Arita-Campos’ 2005 indictment of re-entry after deportation in violation of 8 U.S.C. Section 1326(a). He cannot establish any of the elements required under the section to collaterally attack the deportation order underlying the offense.
Indiana Supreme Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.
Indiana Court of Appeals
Post conviction. Affirms denial of petition for post-conviction relief and motion to correct error.
Post conviction. Affirms denial of petition for post-conviction relief.
Criminal. Affirms sentence for Class A felony child molesting.
Civil. Affirms grant of Jasper County Sheriff’s Office’s motion to dismiss Huckaby’s complaint pursuant to Indiana Trial Rule 12(B)(6).
Criminal. Vacates Douglas’ conviction of Class A felony robbery and remands with instructions to enter it as a Class B felony. Remands for the trial court to re-sentence him to 20 years, the statutory maximum for Class B felony robbery and that it’s served concurrently with his Class A felony attempted burglary conviction but consecutively with his felony murder sentence.
Criminal. Affirms sentence for Class B felony burglary but reverses and remands with regard to the restitution order.
Civil. Reverses award of $89.11 to The Gables against Cashman and remands that it be vacated. Affirms all other aspects of the judgment in favor of The Gables in their suit for past dues and Cashman’s counterclaim for violating the Fair Debt Collect Act and failing to prove the validity of the disputed finance charges and late fees.
Indiana Tax Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.