Opinions Dec. 8, 2011

December 8, 2011

7th Circuit Court of Appeals had posted no opinions at IL deadline.

Indiana Court of Appeals

Term. of Parent-Child Rel. of C.M., G.M., and R.M.; A.M. (Mother) and C.M. (Father) v. Indiana Dept. of Child Services, Dearborn County Office
Juvenile. Reverses termination of mother A.M.’s parental rights. The Department of Child Services did not establish by clear and convincing evidence the requisite statutory elements to support the termination. Judge Darden concurs in result.

Robert A. Shannon v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Revises Shannon’s sentence for Class C felony reckless operation of a vehicle in a highway work zone causing death and remands with instructions.

The Indiana Supreme Court and Indiana Tax Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.