Opinions Sept. 24, 2010

September 24, 2010

Indiana Supreme Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.

Indiana Court of Appeals
Subpoena to Crisis Connection, Inc., State of Indiana v. Ronald Keith Fromme
Criminal. Grants rehearing for clarification and affirms original decision outlining the threshold a defendant must make before obtaining an in camera review of records that are privileged.

B.M., Alleged to be CHINS; IDCS, and Child Advocates, Inc. v. Me.M. and P.M. (NFP)
Juvenile. Affirms determination there is insufficient evidence to prove B.M. is a child in need of services.

Term. of Parent-Child Rel. of C.V.; C.V. v. Tippecanoe County DCS (NFP)
Juvenile. Affirms termination of parental rights.

Mohamed M. Krad v. BP Products, et al. (NFP)
Civil. Affirms summary judgment in favor of BP Products and other defendants in an action for fraud and legal malpractice stemming from a real estate transaction.

Eric L. Hatcher v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of and sentence for Class D felony receiving stolen property.

Robert D. Merz v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class B felony robbery.

Ronald R. Lewis v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms sentence following guilty plea to Class B felony voluntary manslaughter and the refusal of the trial court to allow Lewis to withdraw his guilty plea.

Sherman E. Fuller v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Reverses revocation of probation.

Julian D. Grady v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of two counts of Class B felony robbery.

Adam O. Brown v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class D felony nonsupport of a dependent child.

Richard Jandura v. Town of Schererville (NFP)
Civil plenary. Affirms entry of judgment against Jandura and in favor of the town in his complaint regarding the Town’s Board of Police Commissioners’ discipline imposed against him.  

Coy Daniels v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of murder, Class B felony robbery, and Class C felony battery.

Indiana Tax Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.