02, Sep 2014 - Judges chide state lawyers over gay marriage bans - NBC40.net
(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Supporters of gay marriage in Wisconsin and Indiana attend a rally at the federal plaza Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Chicago.
01, Sep 2014 - NCAA faces new suit over number, length of football scholarships
Already flooded with litigation, the NCAA faces another antitrust lawsuit that in part tries to use the Ed O'Bannon ruling to challenge the number and duration of scholarships for Division I football players. Former Colorado State kicker Durrell Chamorro filed a class-action suit last week in Indianapolis federal court seeking damages for Division I football players who were impacted by the ...
01, Sep 2014 - Judges blast Wisconsin, Indiana gay marriage bans
Supporters of gay marriage in Wisconsin and Indiana attend a rally Monday at the federal plaza Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Chicago. The Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments Tuesday on gay marriage fights from Indiana and Wisconsin, setting the stage for one ruling.
01, Sep 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Indiana gay marriage supporters push hard in 2014
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Democrats are using the issue of gay marriage to boost support going into the November general election. The party was bolstered by victories at the Statehouse and in courts across the country this year.
31, Aug 2014 - Judges blast Indiana, Wisconsin gay marriage bans
Chicago — Federal appeals judges bristled Tuesday at arguments defending gay marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin, with one Republican appointee comparing them to now-defunct laws that once outlawed weddings between blacks and whites.
31, Aug 2014 - Tough day in federal court for supporters of Wisconsin's marriage 'tradition'
Appellate court judges dismissive of most of Wisconsin, Indiana's reasons for banning same-sex marriages
31, Aug 2014 - Ohio, IN Indiana Guardsman faces sentence in Ohio bomb case
An Indiana Guardsman who pleaded guilty to having homemade explosive devices in his vehicle in Ohio is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court.
31, Aug 2014 - Crowds line up to hear federal gay marriage appeal
CHICAGO - The legal skirmish over same-sex marriage shifted Tuesday to a federal appeals court in Chicago, where nearly 200 people lined up hoping to hear arguments in a case challenging gay marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana.
31, Aug 2014 - Indiana, Wisconsin Marriage Equality Hearing Tomorrow
Two more states, Indiana and Wisconsin, will go before an appeals court this next week. The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments in the Indiana gay marriage case in a Chicago courtroom Tuesday morning beginning at 10:30 Lafayette time.
31, Aug 2014 - Federal judge to hear State vs. Obamacare
A federal judge has set oral arguments for Oct. 9 in a case where the state of Indiana and several school districts are challenging the Affordable Care Act. by Lesley Weidenbener, The Statehouse File A federal judge has set oral arguments for Oct. 9 in a case that could strip Hoosiers of their ability to get federal subsidies for health insurance. Southern District Judge William T. Lawrence ...
31, Aug 2014 - Indiana's Same-Sex Marriage Ban In Federal Appeals Court Today
CHICAGO, Ill, (21Alive) -- Indiana's same-sex marriage ban will be argued in front of a Federal appeals court today in Chicago.
30, Aug 2014 - Wisconsin's gay-marriage battle heads to federal court in Chicago
Gay-marriage supporters from Wisconsin and Indiana planned rallies outside the federal courthouse in Chicago, where a three-judge panel will hear arguments on both states' same-sex marriage bans on Tuesday.
30, Aug 2014 - Challenges to gay marriage bans: Where they stand
State bans on same-sex marriages have been falling around the country since summer 2013, when the Supreme Court ordered the federal government to recognize state-sanctioned gay marriages. The remaining state bans all face legal challenges, and the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago heard arguments Tuesday on cases from Indiana and Wisconsin.
30, Aug 2014 - Federal court set to hear gay-marriage cases
Attorneys for Indiana are set defend the state's gay marriage ban before a federal appeals court in Chicago.
30, Aug 2014 - Ohio, IN Indiana guardsman sentenced to 24 months in prison in Ohio bomb case
An Indiana Guardsman who pleaded guilty to having homemade explosive devices in his vehicle in Ohio was sentenced in federal court Friday.
30, Aug 2014 - Johnson, IN Paul Cardwell testifies against former cellmate
Burlington man, a ‘sovereign citizen,’ convicted of bank fraud Paul Cardwell was back in federal court last week — not as a defendant, but as a witness for the prosecution. Cardwell, who’s currently serving a 10-year prison sentence for defrauding hospitals in Powell and Indiana out of nearly $1.7 million, was called to testify against a Burlington man charged with bank fraud. Cardwell had ...
04, Apr 2014 - Ind. man plans guilty plea in Ohio explosives case
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Court records say an Indiana Guardsman plans to plead guilty to charges that he had bombs in his car when he was pulled over by police in Ohio.
03, Apr 2014 - Gay couples challenge Indiana same-sex marriage ban
(Reuters) - Thirteen people filed a lawsuit on Friday urging a federal judge to overturn an Indiana law that bans gay marriage or recognition of same-sex marriages performed elsewhere, arguing that it violates their rights under the U.S. Constitution. The lawsuit filed in Indianapolis federal court is the second challenge to Indiana's law filed in the past week and one of a series of cases ...
03, Apr 2014 - Zoeller to defend Indiana marriage law against suit
Four couples from southern Indiana filed suit in federal court Friday looking to overturn the state's ban on gay marriage and the refusal to recognize gay marriages from other states.
03, Apr 2014 - Third lawsuit aimed at Indiana same-sex marriage ban
A trio of federal lawsuits challenging Indiana's same-sex marriage ban have been filed this month, joining a mounting number of similar complaints cropping up in courts nationwide.
03, Apr 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Appeals court ruling bolsters Indiana's domestic battery law
A recent federal appeals court ruling affirms that certain violations of Indiana's domestic battery statute should be considered violent felonies under federal law.
03, Apr 2014 - Same-sex marriage: 4 couples sue state over ban
Four gay couples from southern Indiana sued the state Friday, seeking to force Indiana to recognize same-sex marriages from out of state and issue licenses to same-sex couples.
03, Apr 2014 - State AG explains position on marriage challenges
JEFFERSONVILLE -- Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway has refused to represent his state in federal court in cases where the state's same-sex marriage ban has been challenged. For Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller, that course of action isn't
03, Apr 2014 - Lafayette, IN State accuses TWR owners of misusing funds
LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller filed an amended lawsuit Monday against Tippecanoe Waste Removal, Inc. accusing its owners of using corporate funds to pay for personal expenses.
02, Apr 2014 - Madison, IN Indiana Guardsman's bomb-possession charge moved to federal court
An Indiana National Guard member who authorities say had homemade bombs in his van when he was stopped for speeding in Madison County on Jan. 1 has now been charged in U.S. District Court in Columbus.
02, Apr 2014 - State AG explains position on marriage challenges in Indiana
JEFFERSONVILLE — Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway has refused to represent his state in federal court in cases where the state’s same-sex marriage ban has been challenged.
02, Apr 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Lawsuit: Indy company tampered with witnesses
An Indianapolis staffing company is facing new allegations in a motion filed in federal court.
01, Apr 2014 - Terre Haute, IN 4 couples sue Indiana over same-sex marriage ban
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Four couples from southern Indiana are asking a federal judge to force the state to recognize same-sex marriages from other states and issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
01, Apr 2014 - After 30 years, Judge Barker to dial back caseload
Barker was the first woman appointed to the federal court in Indiana. After 30 years on the federal bench, she will transition to semi-retired status effective June 30.