Opinions March 27, 2019

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Indiana Court of Appeals
Rosemary Quillen, as Personal Representative of Patricia Cook, Deceased v. Anonymous Hospital and Anonymous Physicians A, B, and C

18A-CT-2743
Civil tort. Affirms the Porter Superior Court’s dismissal of Rosemary Quillen’s proposed medical malpractice complaints. Finds Quillen is not entitled to relief and that the trial court did not commit error in finding dismissal was the appropriate sanction for her failure to comply with the medical review panel chair’s schedule for submission of evidence.

Larry J. Thomas v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
18A-CR-1714
Criminal. Affirms Larry Thomas’ murder conviction. Reverses his conviction for attempted robbery as a Level 2 felony. Remands with instructions that the Marion Superior Court instead enter judgment of conviction for attempted robbery as a Level 5 felony.

Shaquille Hollingsworth v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
18A-CR-2173
Criminal. Affirms Shaquille Hollingsworth’s conviction of Level 4 felony burglary, Level 6 felony theft of a firearm, Class A misdemeanor carrying a handgun without a license, and Class A resisting law enforcement. Finds sufficient evidence was presented in Marion Superior Court to support the convictions.  

Gregory A. Jones v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
18A-CR-1739
Criminal. Affirms Gregory A. Jones’ murder conviction. Finds there is sufficient evidence to support his conviction. Finds the St. Joseph Superior Court did not err in admitting evidence that the victim was pregnant at the time of her death.

Maurice Patterson v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
18A-CR-2024
Criminal. Affirms Maurice Patterson’s conviction for multiple Level 6 felony drug possession counts. Finds the St. Joseph Superior Court did not abuse its discretion in admitting the evidence found on Patterson he claimed were in violation of the Fourth Amendment and the Indiana Constitution.

Phillip W. Hutchinson v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
18A-CR-1207
Criminal. Affirms Phillip Hutchinson’s conviction in Marion Superior Court of Level 4 felony child molesting. Finds the state did not commit prosecutorial misconduct that amounted to fundamental error.

Demetrius M. Newell v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
79A04-1702-PC-345
Post conviction. Affirms the denial of Demetrius Newell’s petition for post-conviction relief. Finds the Tippecanoe Superior Court did not erroneously determine Newell did not receive ineffective assistance of trial counsel.

Vincent Welty v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
18A-CR-2872
Criminal. Affirms Vincent Welty’s convictions of Class A misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia and carrying a handgun without a license. Allen Superior Court did not err in admitting certain evidence.

Emmanuel Stacy v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
18A-CR-2461
Criminal. Affirms Emmanuel Stacy’s convictions in Allen Superior Court of Level 5 felony domestic battery resulting in serious bodily injury. Finds there is sufficient evidence to support the conviction.

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