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Opinions July 6, 2016

July 6, 2016

Indiana Court of Appeals
James E. Rogers v. State of Indiana
49A02-1508-CR-1033
Criminal. Reverses the denial of Rogers’ motion to compel a woman who provided social services support to Rogers’ minor victim and her family to answer four questions during a deposition. Amy Wallace’s attorney advised her not to answer the four questions based on counselor/client privilege. Finds that Wallace, who is not a licensed social worker, is not subject to the statute providing for the privilege and must answer the questions.

In the Matter of B.W. (Minor Child) A Child in Need of Services, K.W. (Mother) v. Indiana Department of Child Services (mem. dec.)
53A01-1511-JC-2023
Juvenile. Affirms adjudication as child in need of services.

Jairo Armas v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
79A02-1508-PC-1315
Post conviction. Affirms denial of petition for post-conviction relief.

Allied Professionals Insurance Company, a Risk Retention Group, Inc. v. Neff Realty, LLC (mem .dec.)
49A02-1601-PL-29
Civil plenary. Reverses order denying Allied Professionals Insurance’s motion to compel arbitration. Remands with instructions to grant Allied’s motion to compel arbitration; award Allied fees and costs, including appellate fees and costs, pursuant to the arbitration clause in the insurance policy; and dismiss or stay the litigation pending the arbitration.

In Re: the Visitation of L-A.D.W., R.W. v. M.D. and W.D. (mem. dec.)
82A01-1512-DR-2235
Domestic relation. Affirms the orders refusing to terminate court-ordered grandparent visitation and the order finding father in contempt of court.

Terry Wilson v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
84A05-1601-CR-205
Criminal. Affirms revocation of probation.

Bradley Arndt v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
46A05-1509-CR-1536
Criminal. Affirms felony murder conviction.

Rodrigo Hernandez v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
49A05-1510-CR-1686
Criminal. Affirms convictions of Class D felonies criminal confinement and domestic battery.

Jamar Sheets v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
32A04-1512-CR-2190
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Level 6 felony theft.
 

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