Supreme Court Case No. 22S-CT-318.

211 N.E.3d 914 (2023)

Kathryn DAVIDSON, Appellant, v. STATE of Indiana, et al., Appellees.

Supreme Court of Indiana.

Filed June 21, 2023.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLANT KATHRYN DAVIDSON: Roberto Alejandro Mendoza , Alex Mendoza Law, LLC, Hammond, Indiana, William D. Beyers , Buchanan & Bruggenschmidt, P.C., Zionsville, Indiana.

ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLEES STATE OF INDIANA AND INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION: Theodore E. Rokita , Attorney General of Indiana, Benjamin M. L. Jones , Assistant Section Chief, Civil Appeals, Indianapolis, Indiana, Joshua T. Martin , Lewis and Wilkins LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana.

ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLEE I-69 DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS, LLC: Anne K. Ricchiuto , Matthew C. Olsen , Jane Dall Wilson , Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana.

ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLEE DLZ INDIANA, LLC: Richard R. Skiles , Carlo T. Girolamo , Skiles DeTrude, Indianapolis, Indiana.

ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLEE AZTEC ENGINEERING GROUP, INC.: William E. Kelley, Jr. , Alexander C. Trueblood , Drewry Simmons Vornehm, LLP, Carmel, Indiana.

ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLEE WALSH CONSTRUCTION COMPANY II, LLC: James P. Scheidler , Nicholas G. Brunette , Katherine M. Haire , Reminger Co., LPA, Indianapolis, Indiana.

ATTORNEYS FOR AMICUS CURIAE DEFENSE TRIAL COUNSEL OF INDIANA: Lucy R. Dollens , Quarles & Brady, LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana, Crystal G. Rowe , Kightlinger & Gray, LLP, New Albany, Indiana.

On Petition to Transfer from the Indiana Court of Appeals, No. 21A-CT-1516

The Indiana Comparative Fault Act does not apply to "tort claims" against government defendants. But it does require the factfinder to consider the fault of "all persons who caused or contributed to cause" the plaintiff's alleged injury. Here...


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