7th Circuit Court of Appeals had posted no Indiana opinions at IL deadline.
Indiana Supreme Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.
Indiana Court of Appeals
Joey Jennings v. State of Indiana
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class B misdemeanor criminal mischief. The state presented sufficient evidence to prove that he was the person who damaged another man’s truck. Reverses his sentence of 360 days probation in addition to 180 days in prison with 150 suspended. Jennings’ term of imprisonment for the purposes of Indiana Code 35-50-3-1(b) includes not only the 30-day executed portion, but also the suspended term. The trial court sentence caused him to serve more than a year of combined imprisonment and probation, which violates the statute. Remands for the trial court to recalculate his probation, not to exceed 185 days.
Martin Montgomery v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of two counts of Class B felony criminal deviate conduct.
Post conviction. Affirms denial of petition for post-conviction relief.
Term. of the Parent-Child Rel. of Bn.Z. and Ba.Z.; and B.Z. and V.C. v. Indiana Dept. of Child Services (NFP)
Juvenile. Affirms involuntary termination of parental rights of mother and father.
T.H. v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Agency appeal. Affirms decision that T.H. is ineligible for unemployment insurance benefits.
Term. of the Parent-Child Rel. of Z.Z.N., and L.O.O. v. Indiana Dept. of Child Services (NFP)
Juvenile. Affirms involuntary termination of parental rights.
Abraham Alvarez v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms order Alvarez serve his sentence in the Department of Correction.
Laveda Drew v. Jim Galloway (NFP)
Civil tort. Affirms denial of Drew’s denominated “motion for relief from order” following the denial of her information for contempt.
Ernest Davis v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of and sentence for murder and Class C felony attempted robbery.
William Hinesley, III v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class A felony child molesting.
Leroy Arrington v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class A felony dealing in cocaine.
Ted Parker v. Randall J. Bonewitz and Russell Todd Dellinger (NFP)
Civil plenary. Affirms award of damages to Bonewitz and Dellinger on their nuisance action against Parker.
Indiana Tax Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.