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Indiana State Police Master Motor Carrier Inspector Retires After Nearly 40yrs of Service

Master Motor Carrier Inspector Joe Robinson has announced his retirement from the Indiana State Police following a career which has spanned nearly 40 years. Robinson,...

Judgment for trooper in motorcycle crash suit reversed

Dave Stafford for www.theindianalawyer.com A motorcyclist injured in a crash after he attempted to evade a head-on collision with an oncoming state police trooper’s vehicle...

Web Exclusive: Johnson County Prosecutor still on job despite felony guilty pleas

Katie Stancombe for www.theindianalawyer.com Questions still linger around the case of Johnson County Prosecutor Bradley Cooper, who pleaded guilty nearly two months ago to three...

Lawyer Suspended For Alleged Trust Thefts

Dave Stafford fr www.theindianalawyer.com Despite repeated objections, an insurance company’s CEO has been ordered to personally attend an upcoming settlement conference in a contractor’s defamation...

IPAC Executive Director David Powell to Retire

David Powell, the Executive Director of the Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council, will step down from his role this fall after leading the organization for...

AG Curtis Hill Stresses Value Of Collaboration In Protecting Older Hoosiers From Scams

With World Elder Abuse Awareness Day coming up on June 15, Attorney General Curtis Hill has announced that his office is working with other...

Indiana Supreme Court Blocks Disputed Brownsburg Annexation

Dave Stafford for www.theindianalawyer.com Brownsburg has lost its final bid to annex nearly 4,500 acres of land after fighting residents who objected all the way...

Justices: Trial Court’s Threats Of Contempt Abuse Of Discretion

Katie Stancombe for www.theindianalawyer.com Indiana Supreme Court justices have reversed a post-conviction court’s ruling after agreeing it abused its discretion by using heavy-handed threats of...

AG Curtis Hill Obtains Consent Judgment In First-Ever Multi-State HIPAA-Related Data Breach Lawsuit

Attorney General Curtis Hill announced this week that a U.S. district court judge has signed a consent judgment negotiated between 16 state attorneys general...

AG Curtis Hill Warns Hoosiers To Beware Of Storm Chasers

After a tornado swept through Madison County on Memorial Day, Attorney General Curtis Hill today warned Hoosiers to be wary of scams. Scammers often...

Gov. Holcomb Public Schedule for May 28

Below find Gov. Eric J. Holcomb’s public schedule for May 28.   Tuesday, May 28: Indiana Dunes National Park Renaming and Ribbon Cutting Celebration WHO:              Gov. Holcomb U.S. Representative...

Judge Rules For Hendricks County Deputy In Mentally Ill Man’s Slaying

Katie Stancombe for www.theindianalawyer.com A federal judge has ruled in favor of several parties, including a Hendricks County sheriff’s deputy, after a mentally ill man...

Senator Braun Commends Purdue ‘All-American’ Marching Band on 100th Indy 500

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Thursday, Senator Braun took to the Senate floor to celebrate 100 years of Purdue 'All-American' Marching Band performances at the "Greatest...

Contamination at new Marion County justice center site raising concerns

MArilyn Odendahl for www. An independent environmental assessment of the site for the new Marion County jail and courthouse has some judges questioning if the property...

AG Curtis Hill: Congress Must Hold Internet Service Providers Accountable

Attorney General Curtis Hill joined 46 other attorneys general across the country this week to ask Congress for the third time to amend the...

AG Hill’s disciplinary case to be heard in October

Olivia Coviington for www.theindianalawyer.com The formal attorney discipline hearing against Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill will likely be held in late October. Attorneys representing Hill and...

Tax Court Remands for Revaluation of Shopping Center

Katie Stancombe for www.theindianalawyer.com Capitalization rates determined by the Indiana Board of Tax Review for an Anderson shopping center were found to be improper by...

Indiana Files Opioid Suit Against Purdue Pharma, Sackler Family

Katie Stancombe for www.theindianalwyer.com The Indiana Attorney General’s Office on Tuesday announced a lawsuit against several owners and directors of pharmaceutical company Purdue Pharma, alleging...

INspire Idea competition now accepting applications

Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs are now accepting applications from Indiana Main Street organizations who have...

Notre Dame Professor John Copeland Nagle Dies At 58

Il Staff for www.theindianalawyer.com John Copeland Nagle, Notre Dame Law School’s John N. Matthews Professor of Law, died Saturday following a brief illness. He was...