McReynolds vs. State of Indiana

Tiffany Nicole Romine

Case Conclusion Date:March 4, 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.