Indiana

Constitutional Law

Judge nixes convicted murderer’s request for death penalty

Law in Popular Culture

Downey Jr. and Duvall star in ‘The Judge,’ acclaimed new movie that will headline film festival

Religious Law

Secular humanists must be allowed to officiate marriages in Indiana, 7th Circuit says

Constitutional Law

10th Circuit rules Utah gay-marriage ban is unconstitutional

Blogging lawyer gets 30-day suspension for criticizing judge for ‘malfeasance’

Criminal Justice

Police departments in Indiana snap up armored military vehicles at bargain prices

Privacy Law

Witness for the prosecution: Your own car?

Law Practice Management

Lawyer charged with felony intimidation over Facebook message to client’s ex-husband

Evidence

Accused triple murderer’s ‘death row x 3’ tattoo poses hairy issue for trial court judge

Criminal Justice

Forced catheterization alleged; suit says cops wanted quicker urine sample after traffic stop

Business of Law

Quarles & Brady opens office in Indianapolis with Frost Brown litigation team

Legal Ethics

‘Law Tigers’ lawyer is reprimanded because referral website didn’t comply with testimonial ban

Constitutional Law

7th Circuit nixes boys-only long-hair ban, says rule didn’t just target ‘Age of Aquarius’ styles

Trials and Litigation

Posner tells BigLaw chief, ‘stop babbling,’ threatens to end argument in contraception mandate case

Intellectual Property Law

Estate of James Dean sues Twitter and fan over @JamesDean account

Legal Ethics

Lawyer mourns loss of ‘little sister’ assistant he fired, vows to repay clients for missing funds

Civil Rights

Woman lost in system serves 154 days instead of 48 hours; prosecutor filed motion to get her out

Judiciary

Indianapolis judge suspended pending disciplinary decision

Labor & Employment

Physician criminally charged after firing worker during jury service in high-profile trial

Criminal Justice

Ex-lawyer who had aide forge lawyers’ names on documents gets 4-year suspended prison term