Opinions Sept. 24, 2014

September 24, 2014
KEYWORDS Opinions / neglect

Indiana Court of Appeals
Albert L. Hauck and Mark Wood v. City of Indianapolis
Civil plenary. Affirms summary judgment in favor of Indianapolis on Hauck’s and Wood’s complaint regarding the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department’s failure to promote them to captain. The word “endeavor” as used in the ordinance means to “attempt to,” and the plaintiffs failed to show the city did not maintain proportional representation of former Marion County Sheriff’s Department deputies and Indianapolis Police Department officers throughout the divisions and appointed ranks of IMPD as contemplated by the revised code.

Servanes J. Wilson, Sr. v. Wabash Valley Correctional Facility and Indiana Department of Correction (NFP)
Civil plenary. Affirms dismissal of Wilson’s complaint alleging a violation of his First Amendment right of access to the courts.

Lavon Beverly v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms order of restitution as a term of Beverly’s probation in connection with his sentence for Class C felony robbery.

In Re: The Support of V.B. and S.B., Jeffery A. Roach v. Vicky Lynn Bishop (NFP)
Juvenile. Affirms order denying Roach’s request to eliminate his child support arrearage.

David Roberts v. Estate of Bertha Roberts, Deceased (NFP)
Estate, supervised. Affirms order approving the verified closing statement for the estate of Bertha Roberts.

David Cox v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms revocation of probation and order Cox serve the remainder of his suspended sentence in the Department of Correction.

R. Myers & Associates, LLC and Robert D. Myers a/k/a Rob Myers v. Adpoint, Incorporated, Joel Hall and Mary Hall (NFP)
Civil plenary. Affirms judgment in favor of Adpoint on its complaint and on Myers’ counterclaim relative to Myers’ purchase of a business from Adpoint. Remands for the trial court to enter specific findings and conclusions on the matter of snow removal.