Marion County Superior Court judge and former Marion County Deputy Prosecutor Robert Altice was chosen from three nominees to fill the seat.
The Indiana Court of Appeals is denying a request for appeal by the man convicted of killing Indiana University student Jill Behrman.
The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals rules Indiana's marriage solemnization statute discriminates against some religious or ethical groups.
A proposal approved by a summer study committee would establish a timetable for offenders to petition a judge to be removed from the registry.
A Madison Circuit Court judge, who is also a former state trooper, has been appointed to the Indiana Court of Appeals.