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Longtime Warsaw attorney resigns amid misconduct allegations

IL for www.theindianalwyer.com A Warsaw attorney with nearly 50 years’ experience has resigned from the Indiana bar after facing an investigation by the Indiana Supreme...

AG Curtis Hill: Be Suspicious Of Advertising Mailers Claiming You Have Won A Prize

Attorney General Curtis Hill is warning Hoosiers to be skeptical of advertising mailers claiming they have won prizes – especially when “winners” must pick...

EPA Acting Administrator Wheeler Signs MOU with National FFA Organization to Enhance Environmental Education

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler signed a first-time Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National FFA Organization to advance educational...

Crouch, OCRA to make Gold designation in Knox County

Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs will designate U. S. 41 Industrial Park – South Main Industrial...

COA: Stolen gun’s owner shielded from suit in fatal shooting

Katie Stancombe for www.theindianalawyer.com The Indiana Court of Appeals denied a mother’s argument of negligence against a gun owner whose stolen handgun caused the death...

Gov. Holcomb Public Schedule for February 14

Below find Gov. Eric J. Holcomb’s public schedule for February 14, 2019. Thursday, February 14: Indiana Association of School Principals: From the School House to...

Suspended special needs trust lawyer faces more theft accusations

Dave Stafford for www.theindianalwyer.com A suspended Greenwood lawyer criminally charged with stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from his former special needs trust clients around...

Bob Jones Named To Teacher Compensation Commission

 Bob Jones Named Teacher Compensation Commission Governor Eric J. Holcomb today announced the volunteer citizen members of the Next Level Teacher Compensation Commission as a...

Nexlink must face fired worker’s sex harassment retaliation claim

Katie Stancoombe for www.yheindfianalae Nexlink, a “solutions provider” for AT&T, has lost its bid for summary judgment and must face a former employee’s claims that...

Tax Court affirms reduced Jeffersonville Meijer assessment

Katie Stancombe for www.theindianalawyer.com The Clark County assessor has lost her appeal of a determination that lowered the assessed value of a Jeffersonville Meijer store...

DNR to set up shop at Indy Boat, Sport and Travel Show, Feb. 15-24

Visit us at the Indianapolis Boat, Sport and Travel Show, Feb. 15-24, at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. The show is presented by Renfro Productions and...

Divided COA Upholds Summary Judgment Denial In Contract Dispute Between Developer, Laborers

Olivia Covington for www.theindianalawyer.com A divided panel of the Indiana Court of Appeals has upheld the denial of cross-motions for summary judgment in a Lawrenceburg...

Taco Food Truck Explosion Not Foreseeable, Divided COA Says

Katie Stancombe forwww.theindianalawyer.com A man injured while waiting for his taco lunch lost his appeal that he was owed a duty of care from a...

Medicaid thief loses appeal of ‘vulnerable victim’ convictions

Katie Stancombe for www.theindianalawyer.com A woman who defrauded a technology illiterate physician out of more than $80,000 lost her appeal Thursday when the 7th Circuit...

Retired driver Derek Daly seeks at least $25M from WISH-TV in defamation suit

Anthony Schoettle for www.theindianalwer.com Retired race car driver and former motorsports broadcaster Derek Daly on Thursday filed a defamation lawsuit in Hamilton County seeking at...

Franklin Business Park, Blackford County Industrial Receive Development Designation

he Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs announced the designation of Indiana Site Certified Silver to the Franklin Business Park and Indiana Site Certified...

DOC cannot make Muslim inmate pay for religious diet, divided 7th Circuit says

Katie Stancombe for www.theindianalawyer.com The Indiana Department of Correction must provide a Muslim inmate housed at the Indiana State Prison with a meat-based diet in...

AG Curtis Hill asks U.S. Supreme Court to rule on Indiana law requiring fetal...

Attorney General Curtis Hill this week asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a lower court’s ruling on the constitutionality of an Indiana law...

Indiana appeals 18-hour ultrasound injunction to U.S. Supreme Court

Marilyn Odendahl for www.theindianalawyer.com Indiana is again appealing to the Supreme Court of the United States to overturn a preliminary injunction blocking a state abortion...

Suit seeks to require counsel for kids in CHINS cases

Dave Stafford for www.theindianalawyer.com A national child advocacy organization filed a lawsuit Wednesday in federal court in Indianapolis asserting that Indiana is violating the rights...