Opinions March 19, 2018

March 19, 2018

Indiana Court of Appeals

Jennifer Schooler v. State of Indiana
Criminal. Affirms Jennifer Schooler’s convictions for murder and Level 6 felony neglect of a dependent and her sentence to 67 ½ years. Finds the evidence is sufficient to show Schooler was the one who inflicted fatal brain injuries on her boyfriend’s 3-year-old son. Also finds Schooler’s sentence is not inappropriate.

Isiah L. Barker v. State of Indiana
Criminal. Affirms Isiah L. Barker’s convictions for murder and Class B felony feticide. Finds reversal is not warranted under the Fourth Amendment or Article 1, Section 11 of the Indiana Constitution.

Billy Joe Freeman v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms Billy Joe Freeman’s seven-year sentence for his conviction of Level 6 felony operating a vehicle with an alcohol concentration equivalent to at least 0.15 grams of alcohol per 100 milliliters of blood and his admission to being a habitual vehicular substance offender. Finds Freeman’s sentence is not inappropriate.