Hartley v. Hartley

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Hartley v. Hartley

Case Number
A-18-0355
Court Number
Greeley
Call Date
April 17, 2019
Case Time
1:00 PM
Case Summary

A-18-0355, Gary W. Hartley (Appellant) v. Polla S. Hartley, n/k/a Polla S. Ita

District Court of Greeley County, Judge Karin L. Noakes

Attorney for Appellant: James H. Truell (Truell, Murray & Associates)

Attorney for Appellee: Eric C. Klutman (Sipple, Hansen, Emerson, Schumacher & Klutman)

Civil: Contempt of Court, Enforcement of Decree of Dissolution of Marriage

Action Taken by Trial Court: Appellant filed a contempt of court action against his ex-wife, Appellee. Appellant asserted that Appellee was not in compliance with various tenets of their divorce decree. After a trial, the district court found Appellee to be in contempt of court as to issues of tax liability incurred by Appellant. However, the court found that Appellee was not in contempt of court as to the enforcement of a hold harmless provision in the decree of dissolution.

Assignments of Error on Appeal: On appeal, Appellant alleges that the district court erred in finding that Appellee was not in contempt of court as to the enforcement of a hold harmless provision in the decree of dissolution.

Case Location
Lincoln
Court Type
District Court
Schedule Code
A2
Panel Text
Pirtle, Arterburn, and Welch, Judges