25, Oct 2014 - Johnson, IN Teens appeal convictions in death of accomplice
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Three Elkhart teenagers sentenced to decades in prison for the 2012 shooting death of a friend during an attempted break-in have asked the Indiana Supreme Court to review their convictions.
25, Oct 2014 - Johnson, IN UPDATE: Teens in 'Elkhart 4' case file appeal to Indiana Supreme Court
Members of the 'Elkhart 4' are pushing for their case to be heard in the State Supreme Court. Petitions to transfer the case to Indiana's highest court were filed last week. The State Appeals court ruled in favor of Blake Layman, Levi Sparks and Anthony Sharp last month, reducing their sentences for their felony murder convictions to 45 years, but not overturning the convictions themselves.
22, Oct 2014 - Elkhart, IN Teens appeal murder convictions
ELKHART - Three Elkhart teenagers sentenced to decades in prison for the 2012 shooting death of a friend during an attempted break-in have asked the Indiana Supreme Court to review their convictions.
11, Oct 2014 - Elkhart, IN Court vacates molesting conviction
The Indiana Supreme Court called an Elkhart defendant's almost 1,300-day wait to face trial "considerable, unfortunate and inexcusable," and the unanimous decision urged trial judges around the state
11, Oct 2014 - Elkhart, IN Child molester has conviction overturned
It only took one day to convict him, but now the Indiana Supreme Court has ruled an Elkhart County man's child molestation conviction be overturned.
11, Oct 2014 - South Bend, IN Supreme Court vacates Elkhart man's molesting conviction
The Indiana Supreme Court called an Elkhart defendant's almost 1,300-day wait to face trial "considerable, unfortunate and inexcusable"
08, Oct 2014 - St Joseph, IN Elkhart prisoner fatally stabbed at SW Ind. prison
A Wabash Valley Correctional Facility spokesman says an inmate at the southwestern Indiana prison has been fatally stabbed by another prisoner.
04, Apr 2014 - N. Indiana. facility sued over tainted steroids
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) - Seventy people have filed a lawsuit against a northern Indiana medical facility, saying they received contaminated steroid injections that caused them to contract fungal meningitis. The Elkhart Truth reports the lawsuit filed Wednesday in Elkhart Superior Court seeks unspecified damages against Orthopedic and Sports ...
02, Apr 2014 - Elkhart, IN Mother sues Indiana after son's 2012 prison suicide
An Elkhart County mother is suing the Indiana Department of Correction, alleging Westville Correctional Facility staff was responsible for her son's death.
05, Dec 2011 - Police: Northern Indiana man charged with rape and sodomy
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – A Northern Indiana man is in jail after allegedly raping someone while in Louisville for an RV show. Brian Doss, a former product manager for Keystone RV in Elkhart County, Indiana, is charged with sodomy and rape of another Keystone employee while they were in town for the Louisville RV Show. He was arrested and fired last week. Doss is scheduled to be in court on ...