The Attorney General’s office contends there are two distinct legal issues being argued by the two parties that should be in separate cases.
Food deserts are areas where fresh food accounts for less than 10 percent of accessible and available food.
May’s primary drew 38-percent of registered Indiana voters, just short of 2008’s high water mark of 40-percent.
The increase in the unemployment rate – while the state added 12,000 jobs at the same time – is explained by a surge in labor force participation.
Officials say Indiana is a “hub” for human sex trafficking because of the large sporting events it often hosts.
The groups filed a lawsuit last year to gain access to emails between a House Republican lawmaker and utility companies.
The commission was formed by the General Assembly in 2013 and received a progress report from a national child welfare consultant group.
The study looked at crime rates in the three years after California passed criminal code reforms similar to those in Indiana.
Both sales and individual income taxes fell short of the mark, with corporate income taxes the lone bright spot for the month.
Arredondo says his background as a judge helps prepare him for the statutory duty of defending laws passed by the legislature.