Opinions Nov. 4, 2015

November 4, 2015

Indiana Court of Appeals
Mario Allen v. Wendy Knight, Superintendent of Correctional Industrial Facility (mem. dec.)
Miscellaneous. Affirms trial court decision to transfer Allen’s petition for writ of habeas corpus filed in the county of his incarceration to the county where he was tried and sentenced.

Lisa Jackson v. Review Board of the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, and Company (mem. dec.)
Agency action. Affirms denial of Jackson’s request for unemployment benefits after she was discharged from her employment as a licensed practical nurse.

Raphael Miles v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms denial of Miles’ petition for jail credit time.

Candace Bean v. Stephen W. Robertson, as Commissioner of the Indiana Department of Insurance (mem. dec.)
Civil plenary. Affirms denial of Bean’s motion for post-judgment interest from the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund.

David L. Lewicki v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms Lewicki’s convictions of Class A felony attempted robbery and Class B felony attempted robbery, rejecting his claim that his trial counsel was ineffective by failing to object to evidence and argument about Lewicki’s co-perpetrators’ convictions.

Gregory A. Caudle v. Dick Brown, in his capacity as Superintendent of the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility (mem. dec.)
Miscellaneous. Affirms denial of Caudle’s petition for writ of habeas corpus, in which Caudle alleged he was being restrained unlawfully and was entitled to immediate release from confinement.

Steven Geller v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms Geller’s convictions of five counts of Class D felony evasion of tax, finding the state presented sufficient evidence to prove he acted with intent to defraud or to evade the payment of these taxes.

In the Matter of the Termination of the Parent-Child Relationship of: K.H. (Minor Child) and P.V. (Father) v. The Ind. Dept. of Child Services (mem. dec.)
Juvenile. Grants state’s petition for rehearing for the limited purpose of deleting Footnote 1 regarding Indiana Administrative Rule 9(G) in the original decision which affirmed termination of parental rights.

Alan Patrick McEntee v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. (mem. dec.)
Mortgage foreclosure. Affirms judgment in favor of Wells Fargo Bank in the amount of $102,422.51 on its foreclosure claim.