Former Wabash County Superior Court Judge Christopher Goff was sworn in Monday by Chief Justice Loretta Rush at the court's Statehouse offices.
The court will hear arguments September 28 in a case to decide who owns the beach along Lake Michigan.
Gov. Eric Holcomb announced his selection of Wabash County Judge Christopher Goff to join the bench.
Indiana will have a new Supreme Court justice in the next three weeks when Gov. Eric Holcomb makes his pick.
The state Supreme Court heard arguments over whether a Department of Child Services caseworker’s lawsuit against the agency will move forward.
The dispute involves questions of how far inland the state's ownership extends beyond the lake's actual water.
Retiring Indiana Supreme Court Justice Robert Rucker was awarded one of the state's highest civilian honors during a farewell ceremony Monday.
The Indiana Supreme Court has ruled the immigration status of a Mexican native should not be considered at trial because it can cause unfair prejudice.
The Indiana Supreme Court is denying a request from a lawyer who wanted his public records case against Vice President Mike Pence to be given a fresh look.
The finalists are vying to replace retiring Justice Robert Rucker, who is stepping down in May after 26 years on the bench.