JUNE SITTING

OF THE INDIANA SUPREME COURT

All oral arguments are conducted in the Courtroom, Room 317, State House, unless otherwise indicated. Arguments scheduled for June are: JUNE 10

9:30 a.m.-- WALTER L. DYE V. STATE OF INDIANA

Dye was convicted of murdering three children and was sentenced to death by the Honorable Patricia Gifford, Judge, Marion Superior Court. In this direct appeal, Dye raises various allegations of trial and sentencing errors. Attorney for Dye Teresa Harper Bloomington, IN

Attorneys for State Jeffrey Modisett Janet Mallett Indianapolis, IN JUNE 10

10:40 a.m.-- STATE OF INDIANA V. GORDON V. MCCRANEY

    Gordon McCraney was convicted of murder in the perpetration of a
robbery. His conviction was affirmed on appeal. McCraney v. State, 425 N.E.
2d 151 (Ind. 1981). In a post-conviction proceeding in the Lake Superior Court, McCraney's conviction was set aside.
        
    The Court of Appeals reversed and remanded with instructions to reinstate the conviction. McCraney seeks transfer to the Indiana Supreme Court.

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                 Attorney for McCraney
                Lee A. Smith
                Indianapolis, Indiana

                Attorneys for State
                Jeffrey A. Modisett
                Priscilla J. Fossum
                Indianapolis, Indiana

JUNE 16

9:30 a.m.--    PATRICIA BALDWIN V. REBECCA REAGAN, ET AL

    The Hendricks Superior Court declared Indiana Code Section 9-19-10-3,
the so-called "seat belt enforcement law," to be unconstitutional. The State
of Indiana, by its Attorney General, brings this appeal.

                Attorneys for Patricia Baldwin
                Jeffrey A. Modisett
                Jon Laramore
                Indianapolis, Indiana

                Attorneys for Rebecca Reagan, et al
                John Price
                Bruce A. Stuard
                Indianapolis, Indiana

                Attorneys for Amicus Curiae
                Indiana Seat Belt Coalition
                Melina Maniatis Kennedy
                Kelly M. Lamm
                Indianapolis, Indiana
                    
                    

                

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