Opinions May 7, 2018

May 7, 2018

Indiana Court of Appeals
Glenn Dillard v. State of Indiana

Criminal. Reverses the denial of Glenn Dillard’s motion to dismiss after he was not brought to trial in accordance with his speedy trial request. Finds the Marion Superior Court erred in denying Dillard’s motion. Judge James Kirsch dissents without separate opinion.

Frances Dehoyos v. Golden Manor Apartments
Civil tort. Reverses the grant of summary judgment in favor of Golden Manor Apartments. Finds the Lake Superior Court erred. Remands for further proceedings.

Gary Lee Beason v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Post-conviction. Affirms the denial of Gary Lee Beason’s petition for post-conviction relief. Finds the post-conviction court did not err.

T.A.S. v. J.S. (mem. dec.)
Domestic relation. Affirms a custody modification order awarding primary custody of T.A.S.’s three children to their mother, J.S. Reverses the calculation of T.A.S.’s child support obligation. Finds T.A.S. has waived his challenge to the admission of certain medical evidence. Also finds the evidence is sufficient to support the custody modification order. Finally, finds the Hendricks Superior Court erred in calculating T.A.S.’s weekly child support obligation. Remands for a recalculation of T.A.S.’s weekly child support obligation.

Kenitta K. Chandler v. Rhonda Bowser (mem. dec.)
Civil tort. Affirms the denial of Kenitta Chandler’s motion to correct error requesting additur after Rhonda Bowser was ordered to pay Chandler $17,630.31 in damages arising out of a motor vehicle accident. Finds the Marion Superior Court did not err.

Justin Bowling v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms Justin Bowling’s aggregate four-year sentence for his convictions of Level 6 felony domestic battery and intimidation. Finds Bowling’s sentence is not inappropriate.