Opinions Feb. 6, 2015

February 6, 2015

Indiana Court of Appeals
Kirk R. Jocham v. Melba Sutliff
Domestic relation. Reverses order granting Sutliff grandparent visitation. The court ruled that Sutliff, the maternal grandmother, had no standing to petition for visitation when she did because her former son-in-law had remarried and the couple had adopted the grandchild after the death of Sutliff’s daughter, the grandchild’s mother.

Max E. Long v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms convictions of Class C felony operating a vehicle with lifetime suspension and Class A misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated, and revocation of probation.  

In Re The Guardianship of Samantha R. Barton, Harriet Barton v. James P. Barton (mem. dec.)
Guardianship. Affirms appointment of James P. Barton guardian of Samantha R. Barton.

Tamara Krebs v. Michael C. Krebs (mem. dec.)
Domestic relation. Affirms order granting Michael C. Krebs primary physical custody of the parties’ two children.

Shannon Robertson v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Reverses intimidation conviction as double jeopardy with a conviction of attempted battery with a deadly weapon. Remands with instructions to vacate the intimidation conviction.