Court of Appeals Courtroom, State Capitol Building, Lincoln, Nebraska
S-12-0895, State (Appellant) v. Eric C. Thacker S-12-0896, State (Appellant) v. Gail L. Morgan-Thacker
Dawson County, Judge James E. Doyle, IV
Attorneys: Michael R. Johnson (County Attorney’s Office) (Appellant) --- Mark R. McKeone (Appellees)
Criminal: 5 counts of violating the compulsory attendance statute, Neb. Rev. Stat. § 79-201
S-12-0040, State v. Doan Q. Au (Appellant)
Douglas County, Judge Mark Ashford
Attorneys: William J. O’Brien (Appellant) --- Nathan Liss (Attorney General’s Office)
Criminal: Possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute
Proceedings below: The trial court overruled Appellant’s motion to suppress. After a trial to the court, Appellant was found guilty. He was sentenced 10-12 years in prison.
S-12-0791, State v. Michale Dixon (Appellant)
Lancaster County, Judge Karen B. Flowers
Attorneys: Steffanie J. Garner Kotik (Appellant) --- Kimberly A. Klein (Attorney General’s Office)
Criminal: Plea: Unauthorized use of a financial transaction device; habitual criminal
Proceedings below: Appellant entered a plea of no contest. After an enhancement hearing, she was determined to be a habitual criminal and sentenced 10 to 20 years in prison.