Opinions Dec. 9, 2011

December 9, 2011

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

Indiana Court of Appeals

Scott Pattison v. State of Indiana
Criminal. Affirms conviction of felony murder. The circumstantial evidence is sufficient to establish beyond a reasonable doubt that Pattison killed his wife. Affirms in all other respects.

Jeremy Phovemire v. State of Indiana
Criminal. Dismisses Phovemire’s appeal of his sentence for Class D felony domestic battery and Class A misdemeanor invasion of privacy. The appellate court lacks subject matter jurisdiction due to his failure to timely file his belated notice of appeal.

Paul B. Roberson v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of and sentence for six counts of Class A felony child molesting, one count of Class A felony attempted child molesting, four counts of Class C felony child molesting and one count of Class D felony obscene performance.

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