State v. Barner; State v. Lyden; State v. Williams; In re Estate of Deeter; Davis County v. Purdue Pharma presented by The Appellate Group
CRIMINAL State v. Barner, 2020 UT App 68 (Hagen, J.) The defendant stole a case of beer and hit the store clerk with his car in the parking lot as he left. A detective investigated the incident and wrote in a report that the store’s surveillance footage did not show that the
Blanke v. Utah Board of Pardons & Parole; State v. Powell; West Valley City v. Temblador-Topete; Issertell v. Issertell presented by The Appellate Group
CRIMINAL Blanke v. Utah Board of Pardons & Parole (Himonas, J.) The Utah Board of Pardons and Parole declined to set a parole date for a Utah prison inmate who had been convicted of attempted child kidnapping and kidnapping because he refused to participate in the prison sex offender treatment program. The inmate
In re D.M.; Cook Martin Poulson PC v. Smith; State v. Dunne; State v. Hatchett; State v. Hernandez; State v. Sisneros presented by The Appellate Group.
CHILD WELFARE In re D.M., 2020 UT App 59 (Orme, J.) DFCS removed Child from Mother’s care and placed Child in a temporary home placement with Father. Two months into that placement, Father was arrested for driving under the influence. As a result of that arrest, a court terminated Father’s parole and
In re Foreclosure; Graham v. Albertson’s; Lewis v. US Bank Trust; Fastenal v. Labor Commission presented by The Appellate Group
CONTRACT In re Excess Proceeds from Foreclosure, 2020 UT App 54 (Harris, J.) A property owner borrowed money from Instant Mortgage Lending Inc. (IML) and that loan was memorialized in a promissory note. The loan was secured by a trust deed that listed Instant Funding—not IML—as the beneficiary but also defined “beneficiary”