Indiana Supreme Court posted no opinions before IL deadline.
Indiana Court of Appeals
David K. Murphy v. State of Indiana
Criminal. Reverses and remands trial court’s decision denying Murphy educational credit time. Murphy contended the trial court is the proper authority to determine whether to grant educational credit time for receiving his general educational development diploma prior to sentencing. The Court of Appeals agreed.
Norman A. Donovan v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Remands with instructions to merge operating a vehicle while intoxicated conviction into his operating with a 0.08 alcohol concentration equivalent conviction, vacate the OWI conviction, and enter judgment on the ACE conviction. Affirms in all other respects.
Willie L. Jackson v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms order to pay $1,767 in restitution.
Jimmy Yarbrough v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of burglary as a Class B felony.
Kyla Phillips v. Hook-SuperX, Inc. (NFP)
Civil. Affirms trial court’s denial of Phillips’ motion for relief from judgment.
Frank Guajardo v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction and sentence because Guajardo may not challenge his guilty plea on direct appeal. However, the trial court erred by imposing a public defender fee without finding Guajardo had the ability to pay; the fee is reversed and the case remanded for a determination of Guajardo’s ability to pay.
Shawn M. Swartout v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of Class D felony possession of methamphetamine, Class D felony possession of a narcotic drug, Class A misdemeanor possession of marijuana, and Class A misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia.
Thomas Christman v. Matthew Christman (NFP)
Civil. Affirms trial court’s judgment in Thomas Christman’s action to partition land filed against his son Matthew.
James E. Jennings v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of operating a vehicle while intoxicated as a Class C misdemeanor.
Anthony Franklin v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms murder conviction following a bench trial.
James Ingersoll v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms post-conviction court’s denial of request for education credit time.
Wesley Smith v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Post-conviction. Affirms denial of petition for post-conviction relief.
Khalid M. Jackson-Bey v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of robbery, confinement, and battery.
Indiana Tax Court posted no opinions before IL deadline.