24, Nov 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Mental illness costs Marion County Jail millions
INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — One of the largest mental health facilities in Central Indiana isn’t a psychiatric hospital — it’s the Marion County Jail.
22, Nov 2014 - Sheriff blames court for sex offender release
By Russ McQuaid INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (November 2, 2014) — Marion County’s criminal justice system continues to be bedeviled by miscommunication leading to the inadvertent releases of jail inmates. Torrey Pargo, a 27-year-old sex offender, was mistakenly released by the Marion County Jail Saturday night after employees of Marion Superior Court listed a wrong code number […]
12, Oct 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Same-sex marriage licenses issued in Marion Co.
The Marion County Clerk's Office said it would immediately begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples Monday, hours after the nation's high court declined to take on Indiana's same-sex marriage case.
12, Oct 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Marion County judicial election system ruled unconstitutional
A federal judge in Indianapolis has ruled that the statute outlining how Marion Superior judges are elected is unconstitutional. Because a stay has been issued, the ruling will not impact next month’s election.
12, Oct 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Indianapolis issues marriage licenses for same-sex couples following Supreme Court decision
By: Liz Gelardi INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Oct. 6,2014) – The Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriages to take place in five states. On Monday, the country’s highest court decided it will not take up appeals to federal court rulings that found Indiana’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional. The Marion County Clerk’s Office began issuing […]
12, Oct 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Marion County Clerk's Office to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples
The Marion County Clerk's Office will immediately begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples in response to the Supreme Court of the United States' decision to deny hearing of an appeal of the Seventh Circuit Court's decision declaring Indiana's ban on same-sex marriages unconstitutional.
11, Oct 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Indiana counties begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Oct. 6, 2014)– The Marion County Clerk’s Office and other counties have begun issuing marriage licenses for same-sex marriages. This comes after the Supreme Court announced they would be staying out of the gay marriage debate—at least for now. The high court rejected requests from five states, including Indiana, to immediately review their bans […]
11, Oct 2014 - Indianapolis, IN Marion Co. judge selection is unconstitutional
The efforts of the two major political parties presumably to keep the judicial system in Indianapolis fair and balanced is apparently against the rules. by Amber Stearns The efforts of the two major political parties presumably to keep the judicial system in Indianapolis fair and balanced is apparently against the rules. U. S. District Court Judge Richard Young ruled the state law that governs ...
03, Apr 2014 - Court Docs: Former Deputy had open arrest warrants for 10 years
INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A former Marion County Sheriff’s Deputy is out of jail on bond after he was arrested this week on an outstanding ... More »