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October 12, 2017

 

A pair of hands secures handcuffs on another pair of hands.

Should Death Penalty Be Prohibited If Defendant Is Mentally Ill?

Indiana lawmakers Wednesday studied the potential of a move to prohibit the death penalty in cases where a defendant has a serious mental illness.

October 5, 2017

 

Supreme Court

State Supreme Court Hears Lethal Injection Lawsuit

The state hasn't executed a death row inmate since 2009.

September 28, 2017

 

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Death Penalty Sought In Indiana Officer’s Shooting Death

Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for the man charged with fatally shooting a police officer who was trying to help him following a car crash.

September 11, 2017

 

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Indiana High Court To Review Lethal Injection Drug Issue

The Indiana Supreme Court will review an appeals court ruling which found that the state can't execute prisoners with a previously unused drug combination.

June 2, 2017

 

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Indiana Court Halts State’s Use Of Lethal Injection Drugs

Indiana can’t use its preferred choice of lethal injection drug after the state Court of Appeals ruled it didn’t use the proper rulemaking procedure.

May 11, 2017

 

Cruz

Indianapolis Man Faces 3 Life Sentences For Killing Spree

A Marion County judge is scheduled Thursday to formally sentence 20-year-old Johnathan Cruz.

April 28, 2017

 

Cruz

‘Purge’ Killings Suspect Reaches Plea Deal, Avoids Death Penalty

The Marion County Public Defender's office says the county could have spent more than $1 million on the murder case.

January 9, 2017

 

Scales of Justice.

Indiana Judge Lets Death Penalty Appeal Go To High Court

A Lake County judge is allowing a man to file an appeal to the Indiana Supreme Court on the basis that the state's death penalty law is unconstitutional.

November 11, 2016

 

GOP Indiana Lt. Governor Eric Holcomb beat challenger John Gregg to become the next governor. Holcomb talks at the Indiana GOP election watch party at the JW Marriot in Indianapolis. (Eric Weddle/WFYI)

Video: Watch ‘Indiana Newsdesk’ November 11, 2016

A political analyst talks about this week's election, what comes into play as a prosecutor decides whether to pursue the death penalty and Naloxone addiction.

November 11, 2016

 

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Marion County Could Spend $1 Million On Purge Killings Case

A look inside how the Marion County Prosecutor determines whether to pursue the death penalty in qualifying cases, and how it impacts the county.

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