Opinions Feb. 22, 2016

February 22, 2016

The following 7th Circuit Court of Appeals opinion was issued after IL deadline Friday.

USA vs. Lon Campbell
US District Court, Southern District of Indiana, Indianapolis Division
Tonya Walton Pratt, Judge.
Criminal. Dismisses appeal of Campbell’s sentence of 21 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release because he waived his right to appeal in district court.

Indiana Court of Appeals
A.H. and J.H. v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Juvenile. Affirms adjudication as delinquents for what would have been Level 3 and Level 4 arson if committed by an adult, finding the evidence was sufficient.

David Cobb v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms Cobb’s conviction of battery as a Class C Felony.  

Manuel Ocasio, Jr. v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms denial of post-conviction relief petition, finding defendant did not receive ineffective assistance of counsel.

In the Matter of the Termination of the Parent-Child Relationship of: K.C. (Minor Child) and R.M. (Father) v. The Indiana Department of Child Services (mem. dec.)
Juvenile. Affirms order terminating father’s parental rights.