Ryan v. Ryan, No. 71A03-1009-DR-453, ___ N.E.2d ___ (Ind. Ct. App., Mar. 28, 2011)

The dissolution court “may issue an order providing additional terms to the extent the Settlement Agreement and Private Agreement are silent,” instead of modifying the terms of the Settlement Agreement to provide relief under TR 60(B).

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Smith v. State, No. 35A02-1008-CR-996, __ N.E.2d __ (Ind. Ct. App., Mar. 23, 2011)

To revoke probation for failure to comply with the condition to pay child support, the State has burden to prove by a preponderance 1) less than full payment, and 2) the less than full payment was made recklessly, knowingly, or intentionally, which requires the State to prove the probationer’s ability to pay.

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McWhorter v. State, No. 33A05-1010-PC-685, __ N.E.2d __ (Ind. Ct. App., Mar. 23, 2011)

When defendant admitted he broke into a home without permission, his statement that he was confused about where he was at the time did not amount to an avowal of innocence preventing a guilty plea.

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Green v. State, No. 49A05-1006-CR-382, __ N.E.2d __ (Ind. Ct. App., Mar. 23, 2011)

Defendant committed forgery when he used another person’s credit card at an electronic point of sale terminal and electronically signed the other person’s name on a credit card receipt.

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Devlin v. Peyton, No. 49A02-1008-DR-902, ___ N.E.2d ___ (Ind. Ct. App., Mar. 18, 2011)

Dissolution court cannot sua sponte assume jurisdiction over adoption of child of the marriage when adoption is pending in another court.

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