7th Circuit Court of Appeals, Indiana Tax Court and Indiana Supreme Court had issued no opinions by IL deadline.
Indiana Court of Appeals
In Re the Adoption of S.J., R.W. v. G.C. and J.C.
Adoption. Dismisses appeal from R.W., the biological father of S.J., holding than an order that states his consent is not required for the petition to proceed neither grants nor denies S.J.’s adoption and is not a final, appealable action.
Warren E. Parks v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of and sentence for Class B felony unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon and habitual offender enhancement.
Motique Orr v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Reverses Class A misdemeanor conviction of possession of marijuana, citing double jeopardy grounds, but affirms conviction of Class A misdemeanor dealing marijuana.
Madeline Jones v. John W. Townsend (NFP)
Civil tort. Affirms verdict in favor of Townsend in a personal injury suit.