Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 16, Noon - Tropicana Conference Center
Thursday, Sept. 17, 5:00 PM - Haynie's Corner Pub. First round sponsored by Wooden & McLaughlin
Wednesday, September 23, 8:00 AM - YWCA Parlor Room. Breakfast served at 7:30 AM. Judge D'Amour to speak on the State of the Judiciary.
Thursday, September 24, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM - EBA Office

Legal News from Indiana Lawyer

The Indiana Court of Appeals on Monday affirmed the conviction of a man who broke into a woman’s home, severely beat her and attempted to rape her. Evidence that the man looked into the window of another woman in the neighborhood 57 days later should not have been admitted at his trial, but the error was harmless in light of DNA evidence connecting the man to the crime.
The Indiana Court of Appeals affirmed on rehearing Monday its opinion reversing summary judgment in favor of the Department of Revenue in a dispute over whether an award from a state agency in Marion County could be levied against a judgment in Marshall County.
The mayor of a northwestern Indiana city and his wife are going on trial on federal charges of conspiracy, wire fraud and filing false tax returns.
Former Valparaiso attorney Clark Holesinger has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison and ordered to pay nearly $1 million in restitution to clients he defrauded.