Opinions June 6, 2018

June 6, 2018

Indiana Court of Appeals
In Re the Adoption of S.O., A.O., and N.O.: P.P. v. A.O. (mem. dec.)

Adoption. Affirms stepmother Am.O.’s petition to adopt the children of P.P. (mother), and the termination of mother’s the parental rights.

In the Matter of the Termination of the Parent-Child Relationship of: A.J. and N.J. (Minor Children): L.H. (Mother) v. Indiana Department of Child Services (mem. dec.)
Juvenile Termination of Parental Rights. Affirms termination of parental rights of mother L.H. to her two minor children. Evidence of a historical inability to provide a safe and stable home and failure to comply with services supports the trial court’s conclusion.

Darrell Lee Moore v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms Darrell Lee Moore’s conviction of Class A misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated in a manner that endangers another. The evidence is sufficient to support the conviction.

Kevin L. Henson v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms the revocation of Kevin L. Henson’s placement with a problem-solving court. Finds that Henson violated the problem-solving court’s rule against having continued relationships and communications with known felons.