What is the Indiana alcohol and drug rehabilitation program?

Residents of Indiana have access to various alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs throughout the state should they require such services. The programs can be operated by independent organizations or sponsored by local governments at the township, municipal or county levels. Many government-led p...

20 people on death row have been cleared by DNA evidence

It's everyone's nightmare: being wrongfully accused of a crime. If you're convicted, it gets even worse. You know you did nothing wrong. It all feels horribly unfair and unjust, like the world is crashing down around you. This is far too common in the United States, and DNA evidence has helped to e...

Here’s why timely, proven criminal defense counsel is an imperative

Upon hearing the details of the following story, we're confident that most of our readers fervently wish a positive outcome for its principal, who earlier this month filed a federal complaint seeking damages for a horrific experience he endured owing to unquestioned third-party negligence. In a nut...

Juvenile offenders need rigorous defense and representation

There's a common cultural belief that children and teenagers who are convicted of crimes are often given lighter punishments than adults accused of similar offenses. After all, the focus of the juvenile justice system is supposed to be rehabilitating youthful offenders instead of just punishing them...

Strong spotlight on Indiana drug task force, recommendations

Lock them up. And, essentially, throw away the key. That has long been the favored response of many anti-drug hardliners in Indiana and nationally when the subject of illicit drug use, possession and sales has come up in past years. And, indeed, it has been the go-to strategy for many legislators...