The following cases were among those heard during a felony court session Tuesday at the Davison County Public Safety Center.

• Jose Ortiz Rodriguez, 23, of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty to second-degree kidnapping and domestic abuse aggravated assault with a dangerous weapon, both of which are Class 3 felonies which carry a maximum penalty of 15 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $30,000, and possession of a controlled substance in schedules I or II, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• Dee Jay Ring, 31, of Corsica, pleaded not guilty to grand theft of more than $1,000 and less than or equal to $2,500, a Class 6 felony which carries a maximum penalty of two years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $4,000, and criminal entry of a motor vehicle, a Class 1 misdemeanor which carries a maximum penalty of one year in the county jail and a fine of $2,000; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• Rebecca Whaley, 33, of Plainview, Nebraska, failed to appear on charges of possession of a controlled substance in schedules I or II, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000, and reckless driving, a Class 1 misdemeanor which carries a maximum penalty of one year in the county jail and a fine of $2,000; Court authorized forfeiture of a $1,000 bond.

• Gage Schaub, 18, denied violating probation on a previous conviction for fourth-degree rape, a Class 3 felony which carries a maximum penalty of 15 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $30,000; Next court appearance scheduled for Feb. 19.

• Andrew Murphy, 36, of Mitchell, pleaded guilty to fourth-degree rape, a Class 3 felony which carries a maximum penalty of 15 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $30,000; Sentencing scheduled for April 16.

• Jeremy Hale, 42, of Rock Springs, Wyoming, pleaded not guilty to possession of a controlled substance in schedules I or II, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000, possession of two ounces of marijuana or less, a Class 1 misdemeanor which carries a maximum penalty of one year in the county jail and a fine of $2,000, and use or possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class 2 misdemeanor which carries a maximum penalty of 30 days in the county jail and a fine of $500; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• James Christopher, 42, of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty to fourth-degree rape, a Class 3 felony which carries a maximum penalty of 15 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $30,000, and solicitation of a minor, a Class 4 felony which carries a maximum penalty of 10 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $20,000; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• Joseph Davis, 45, of Mitchell, denied violating probation on a previous conviction for a third-offense DUI, a Class 6 felony which carries a maximum penalty of two years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $4,000; Pleaded not guilty to failure to stop resulting in an accident causing property damage, driving with a revoked license and a first-offense DUI, all of which are Class 1 misdemeanors which carry a maximum penalty of one year in the county jail and a fine of $2,000; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• Stephen Vantassel, 28, of Palisade, Colorado, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance, to wit, delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Sentencing scheduled for April 16.

• Jesse Patterson, 24, of Wagner, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance, to wit, methamphetamine, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Sentencing scheduled for March 26.

• Trevor Clark, 25, of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty to fourth-degree rape, a Class 3 felony which carries a maximum penalty of 15 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $30,000, and possession, manufacturing or distribution of child pornography, a Class 4 felony which carries a maximum penalty of 10 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $20,000; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• David Nicholson, 36, of Mitchell, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance, to wit, methamphetamine, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Sentenced to five years in the state penitentiary with five years suspended, four days in jail with credit for four days served and two years probation; Must pay a fine of $1,000, $106.50 in court costs and $459.99 in restitution; Must repay court-appointed attorney's fees, the cost of transcript fees and $120 in testing fees.

• Stacey Ferguson, 45, of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty to manufacturing, distribution or possession of drugs in schedules I or II and violation of a drug-free zone, both of which are Class 4 felonies which carry a maximum penalty of 10 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $20,000, and possession of a controlled substance in schedules I or II, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• John Ridgeway, 55, of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty to forgery, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000, and grand theft of more than $1,000 and less than or equal to $2,500, a Class 6 felony which carries a maximum penalty of two years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $4,000; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• Joshua Weissman, 32, of Mitchell, denied violating probation on two previous convictions for possession of a controlled substance in schedules I or II, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Denied violating probation on a previous conviction for a third-offense DUI, a Class 6 felony which carries a maximum penalty of two years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $4,000; Pleaded not guilty to a third-offense DUI, a Class 6 felony which carries a maximum penalty of two years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $4,000, a first-offense DUI, a Class 1 misdemeanor which carries a maximum penalty of one year in the county jail and a fine of $2,000, and driving with a suspended license, a Class 2 misdemeanor which carries a maximum penalty of 30 days in the county jail and a fine of $500; Next court appearance scheduled for Feb. 19.

• William Frederick, 23, of Mount Vernon, pleaded not guilty to two counts of abuse or cruelty to a minor less than 7 years of age, a Class 3 felony which carries a maximum penalty of 15 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $30,000; Possession of a controlled substance in schedules I or II, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Aggravated eluding, a Class 6 felony which carries a maximum penalty of two years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $4,000; A first-offense DUI, impersonation to deceive a law enforcement officer, two counts of driving with a revoked license and two counts of reckless driving, all of which are Class 1 misdemeanors which carry a maximum penalty of one year in the county jail and a fine of $2,000; And having an open alcoholic beverage container accessible in a vehicle, a Class 2 misdemeanor which carries a maximum penalty of 30 days in the county jail and a fine of $500; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• Eric Rumbolz, 23, of Dimock, pleaded guilty to domestic abuse aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a Class 3 felony which carries a maximum penalty of 15 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $30,000; Sentencing scheduled for March 26.

• Becky Skovbo, 41, of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty to manufacturing, distribution or possession of drugs in schedules I or II and violation of a drug-free zone, both of which are Class 4 felonies which carry a maximum penalty of 10 years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $20,000, and possession of a controlled substance in schedules I or II, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Jury trial scheduled for June 17.

• Nikkole Stewart, 41, of Mitchell, admitted to violating probation on two previous convictions for unauthorized ingestion of a controlled substance in schedules I or II, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Sentencing scheduled for March 5.

• Dustin Day, 30, of Pierre, denied violating probation on a previous conviction for unauthorized ingestion of a controlled substance in schedules I or II, a Class 5 felony which carries a maximum penalty of five years in the state penitentiary and a fine of $10,000; Next court appearance scheduled for March 26.