Judge Blocks Some Indiana Boycott Fines; House Democats File RTW Amendment

A judge has blocked the collection of $1,000-a-day fines against some Indiana House Democrats who are boycotting the floor of the chamber to deny a quorum for action on a contentious right-to-work bill. Marion County Judge David Dreyer issued a temporary injunction Thursday in the case of three Democratic representatives who have challenged the authority… Continue reading Judge Blocks Some Indiana Boycott Fines; House Democats File RTW Amendment

Indiana Suit Challenges Collection Of Boycott Fines

A lawsuit challenging the way thousands of dollars in fines were collected from Indiana House Democrats who walked off the job early this year is awaiting a hearing in Indianapolis. Representative Bill Crawford filed the suit earlier this month. His attorney, Mark GiaQuinta, says Republican House Speaker Brian Bosma ran afoul of state law when… Continue reading Indiana Suit Challenges Collection Of Boycott Fines