Case Conclusion Date: 03.04.2009
Practice Area: Appeals
Outcome: Ms. Romine argued that babysitters are not privileged to use corporal punishment and it is not a defense to battery. The court affirmed the conviction and accepted Ms. Romine's position which established new law for the state of Indiana.
Description: Defendant appealed his conviction arguing that he was entitled to the defense of corporal punishment as a babysitter.