Upcoming Events

Monday, September 12, 8:00 AM - Griffin Center at USI - **A special Thank You to the USI Foundation for underwriting a portion of this event**
Tuesday, September 13, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM - Randall T. Shepard Courtroom, Old Courthouse
Thursday, September 22, 4:00 PM - EBA Office

Legal News from Indiana Lawyer

In affirming that a man was not deprived due process when the media live tweeted during his murder trial, the Indiana Court of Appeals noted that it’s time for the judicial branch to address social media use concerns.
A member of the Outlaws Motorcycle Club who wanted to intervene in a forfeiture action involving paraphernalia bearing the Outlaws insignia couldn’t convince the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals that a federal court was incorrect in denying his motions.
By a 2-1 vote, the Indiana Court of Appeals reversed the denial of an Indianapolis man’s motion to suppress a handgun found on him after officers questioned him in a lobby of a movie theater. The majority ruled the officers had no reasonable suspicion to justify the investigatory stop.
A police officer had reasonable suspicion to stop and search a teen at an Indianapolis mall on Black Friday last year whom was believed to be involved in a shouting match with another group of people in a department store, the Indiana Court of Appeals affirmed.