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Nation’s AGs file court papers to formalize mortgage settlement

Staff report The Statehouse File INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller has joined with 48 other state attorneys general and the U.S. Department of Justice in filing a civil complaint in federal court against the country’s five largest mortgage servicers, a step to formalizing a settlement reached last month. The suit alleges that the […]

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Indiana Supreme Court considers arguments about Secretary of State office

Listen to reporter Tim Grimes‘ audio version of this story: By Timothy Cox The Statehouse File INDIANAPOLIS – An attorney for the state asked the Indiana Supreme Court on Wednesday not to undo the will of the voters who picked a Republican to serve as Secretary of State. Stephen Creason, a deputy attorney general representing […]

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White sentenced; Daniels to wait for guidance from Indiana Supreme Court

Staff report The Statehouse File INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Mitch Daniels won’t choose a permanent replacement for former Secretary of State Charlie White – who was sentenced Thursday for felony voter fraud – until the Indiana Supreme Court clarifies whether the disgraced Republican should ever have been on the ballot. The court plans to hear oral […]

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National housing deal means $145 million for Indiana and Hoosier homeowners

By Lesley Weidenbener The Statehouse Bureau INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana’s share of a mortgage settlement between 49 states and five banks will be about $145 million to be used primarily for homeowner loan refinancing and modifications, cash payments for borrowers who lost homes, and consumer protection programs. Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller said Thursday that the […]

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Human trafficking bill headed to the governor in time for the Super Bowl

By Zach Osowski The Statehouse File INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana House passed a bill Friday to boost the penalties for human trafficking, making it the first bill approved by the General Assembly this year. Gov. Mitch Daniels is expected to sign the bill into law before the Super Bowl, which authorities say will draw a […]

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Local NFL stars pledge to discourage Super Bowl sex trade

By Zach Osowski The Statehouse File INDIANAPOLIS – Jeff Saturday and Tarrick Glenn have teamed up with Indiana Attorney General Gregg Zoeller to make a stand against human trafficking in Indiana. The Super Bowl is the single biggest human trafficking event in the United States and Zoeller has made it his goal to raise awareness […]

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Attempt to stiffen state’s open door law stalls

By Sandie Love The Statehouse File INDIANAPOLIS – A committee in the Indiana House of Representatives Tuesday took testimony on and debated a measure that would stiffen penalties for public officials who defy Indiana’s open door law. The House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee, though, put off a vote on House Bill 1093. The bill’s […]

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Indiana Supreme Court upholds state’s robo-call law

By Lesley Weidenbener The Statehouse File INDIANAPOLIS – The state’s highest court said Thursday that a law that bans some automated calls with recorded messages does not violate the free speech clause of the Indiana Constitution and can be enforced. Click here to read the Indiana Supreme Court’s robo-call decision. But the law remains under […]

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Attorney General: Bus fees are unconstitutional

By Timothy Cox The Statehouse File INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller said in an official but non-binding opinion Thursday that it is unconstitutional for districts to require students to pay fees for bus transportation – even if the schools outsource the service to an outside group or company. Zoeller also asked the Indiana […]