The argument over the collection of fines from Democrats who boycotted Indiana House business over labor legislation is likely headed to the state Supreme Court. Yesterday, a Marion County judge ruled that the state improperly seized the fines last year through payroll deduction and ordered a halt to the collection of additional fines imposed this… Continue reading Indiana Judge Blocks Lawmakers’ Fines; AG To File Appeal
From the Associated Press Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller is offering payments of $300,000 to the families of the seven people who died after a stage collapsed at the Indiana State Fair, with more available for those who were hospitalized for days before their deaths. Zoeller says the rest of the money from the state’s… Continue reading Payment Offers Made To Indiana Stage Collapse Victims, Families
Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller has filed a civil suit against the former court clerk in Merrillville, seeking repayment of more than $310,000 she’s accused of diverting. Lisa Crenshaw was responsible for collecting bond money posted by defendants to be released from jail. An audit alleges that during a five year period, Crenshaw diverted the… Continue reading Zoeller Sues Former Public Workers To Recover Missing Funds
Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller says he’s reaching out to members of Congress, asking them to revisit the federal Do Not Call Act. A federal judge in Indianapolis ruled this week that the state cannot prohibit the often automated political calls made from out of state, but can still bar in-state calls. Zoeller says he’s… Continue reading Zoeller: Hoosiers Now Subject To Out-Of-State Political Calls
Indiana’s attorney general says he’s encouraged by a federal judge’s decision Monday that allows a lawsuit challenging the nation’s new health care law to proceed. The judge refused to dismiss a Virginia suit, one of two major Republican-led court challenges to the law.
By Rick Howlett Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller is defending his decision to include the state in a lawsuit challenging the recently-passed federal health care law. Zoeller is joining more than a dozen attorneys general in challenging the law’s constitutionality. The Republican says the suit is being misconstrued by some as political posturing and a… Continue reading Zoeller Outlines Case For Joining Health Care Suit
by Stephanie Crosby Hoosiers are making their voices heard to the Attorney General after his announcement Monday that Indiana would join thirteen other states in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the health care overhaul passed by Congress. A-G spokesperson Bryan Corbin says scores of Hoosiers are sounding off on the decision. “The Indiana Attorney… Continue reading Indiana A-G Hears From Hoosiers on Health Care Lawsuit
by Stephanie Crosby Indiana’s Attorney General is challenging other Hoosier attorneys to participate in a food drive over the next two weeks. Greg Zoeller says they’ll announce the names of the firms that donated the most money and food. Zoeller says last year they collected 76 tons of food through ten regional food banks in… Continue reading Zoeller Urges Food Bank Donations