Baxendale v. Raich

Thomas Edward Rucinski

Case Conclusion Date:January 15, 2008

Practice Area:Child Custody

Outcome:Successful appeal to the Indiana Supreme Court

Description:Mother wanted to relocate to Minnesota with child. Father petitioned for full custody. Trial Court awarded custody to father. Court of Appeals reversed. Father petitioned the Indiana Supreme Court to accept transfer. Transfer was granted. After oral argument, the Indiana Supreme Court reversed the Court of Appeals thereby awarding custody of the child to father.