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Bill to Raise Age of Consent Proposed Again

By Emily Ketterer TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Rep. Karlee Macer, D-Indianapolis, is proposing a bill for the second time to raise the age of consent in Indiana from 16 to 18 years old. Macer said her goal with this proposal is to protect young women and men from exploitation. “I know there are other legislators around […]

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Proposed death with dignity law would allow assisted suicide in limited cases

By Erica Irish TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Instead of enjoying time with his three children, his “sweetheart” of a wife and living out his passion for coaching sports, Corey Polen travels a difficult road with limited options. What Polen now describes as “torture” started small. While hiking with his wife in an Arizona park in 2015, […]