Indiana Supreme Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.
Indiana Court of Appeals
Involuntary Commitment of S.S.
Mental health. Affirms order for S.S.’s temporary commitment. There was no prejudice to S.S. due to the doctor’s report being filed 16 minutes after the end of her detention period. The timely filing of the report is a procedural requirement, not a jurisdiction prerequisite.
Aaron Shields v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class C felony forgery.
Robert A. Hutchens v. BAC Home Loans Servicing (NFP)
Mortgage foreclosure. Affirms summary judgment for BAC Home Loans Servicing on its foreclosure claim against Hutchens, and for Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems and Bank of America National Association as to Hutchens’ claims that the parties should have filed a satisfaction of mortgage on Hutchens’ home equity line of credit.
Terry Allen Wagster v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms sentence following guilty plea to two counts of Class C felony exploitation of an endangered adult.
Jomisha Williams v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class C felony possession of cocaine.
Term. of Parent-Child Rel. of Dam.T., et al.; K.T. v. I.D.C.S. (NFP)
Juvenile. Affirms involuntary termination of parental rights.
Timothy L. Woods v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms sentence following guilty plea to Class D felony receiving stolen property.
Lee Kershaw v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms sentence for Class A felony voluntary manslaughter and Class A felony attempted voluntary manslaughter.
Fernando B. Eguia, Sr. v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of and sentence for Class D felony intimidation.
Elijah Roberson v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms sentence following guilty plea to Class A felony child molesting.
Joseph A. Taylor v. Mitch Daniels, et al. (NFP)
Miscellaneous. Reverses denial of Taylor’s amended complaint against Gov. Mitch Daniels and other defendants.
Indiana Tax Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.