Indiana Supreme Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.
Indiana Court of Appeals
Gerald W. Sandefur v. State of Indiana
Criminal. Affirms convictions of Class A misdemeanor invasion of privacy and Class D felony battery and remands with instructions to vacate the conviction and sentence for Class A misdemeanor battery. The arresting officer’s testimony fit the excited utterance exception to the hearsay rule, there is sufficient circumstantial evidence to convict Sandefur of battery, but he can’t be convicted of both the misdemeanor and felony on double jeopardy grounds.
Dana Birdin v. Barbara Blakemore (NFP)
Estate unsupervised. Affirms judgment against Birdin in the amount of $9,450 on a conversion claim and more than $75,000 on a replevin claim and order that Birdin pay Blakemore’s attorney fees.
Mark Gregory v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms revocation of probation and order Gregory serve his remaining term of approximately 65 years in prison.
Joseph Dixon v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms sentence following guilty plea to three counts of Class B felony burglary and one count of Class C felony burglary.
Indiana Tax Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.