Indiana

Legislation & Lobbying

Five years after ‘Rosa’s Law’ eliminated ‘R-word’ from federal lexicon, movement continues to grow

Law Schools

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Trials & Litigation

Defendant jailed after ‘I defy you Satan’ comment to judge during contempt hearing

Appellate Practice

7th Circuit criticizes lawyer for raising too many issues on appeal

Religious Law

Parishioners at Church of Cannabis avoid criminal charges, plan civil suit

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer targeted in claimed murder plot says not enough was done to protect her family

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer targeted in claimed murder plot says her husband saved her life by taking her car

Law Schools

Indiana Tech Law School denied provisional accreditation

Criminal Justice

Mom and son accused of plotting to kill divorce attorney are on the lam

Law Firms

Barnes & Thornburg opens Dallas office with 2 partners from Gardere Wynne

Obituaries

Once America’s youngest death row inmate, released convict dies in apparent suicide

Judiciary

Judge who called parents ‘knuckleheads’ and their dispute ‘retarded’ is chided by top state court

Criminal Justice

Wife of appellate judge charged with threatening him in effort to get son-in-law arrested

Trials & Litigation

Christian Legal Society plans to help man prayer station outside Indiana courthouse

Criminal Justice

Man on lawn mower charged with public intoxication; police say BAC was 5 times legal limit

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is disbarred for ‘profoundly disturbing’ harassment of daughter’s former college roommate

Civil Rights

Indiana legislature tweaks religious freedom law with added LGBT protections

Legislation & Lobbying

Arkansas governor says he won’t sign religious freedom bill without changes

Legal Ethics

Public defender’s text to prostitute on phone in police possession leads to suspension

Criminal Justice

Homeless man gets job offers after he seeks maximum sentence for bank robbery