The income tax increase would help fund additional positions at the county jail.
Some say there should be a higher burden for proof before police seize personal property suspected to be used in a crime.
The request comes after a report released earlier this year called Indiana's system underfunded and unconstitutional.
Last month, President Obama nominated Winfield Ong and Myra Selby to the federal bench.
The Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Association wants to create a new crime: aggravated drug dealing.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana is working to educate Hoosiers about digital privacy and security.
In Indiana, police input an offender’s DNA for comparison in a national database only after conviction of a felony.
The Indiana Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges says the state needs to put more money into providing public defenders for juveniles.
Indiana requires full-time public defenders to take on no more than 300 cases per year.
Vigo County will move prisoners to Knox County for now to avoid housing more people than legally allowed.