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March 21, 2016

 

Sen. Mike Young (second from left) speaks in a Senate Committee hearing on January 19, 2016.

Lifeline Expansion Bill Blocked By Legislators

Senate Committee Chair Mike Young refused to hear the bill.

December 29, 2015

 

A hit of black tar heroin confiscated from a user by the Hamilton/Boone county drug task force

Lifeline Expansion Would Add Immunity From Drug Charges

The proposed legislation comes with the backing of Governor Mike Pence and the state’s drug abuse task force.

August 17, 2015

 

Jim Merritt and Dawn Finbloom

Lifeline Law Ads To Raise Awareness About Sexual Assault

Indiana's Lifeline Law has expanded to include more situations where students might need to call the police but fear getting in trouble for drinking.

October 20, 2014

 

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Lifeline Law Advocates Use Social Media To Ease Confusion

The author of the law says the measure is still misunderstood among students and parents.

July 1, 2014

 

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10 Indiana Laws That Go Into Effect Today

The Indiana General Assembly passed 224 laws this year, including a pre-k pilot program and changes to the state's criminal code.

April 17, 2014

 

The campaign's goal will be to educate minors about the dangers of underage drinking.

New Campaign, Lifeline Law To Combat Underage Drinking

Indiana liquor stores and alcohol distributors are partnering on a new campaign to combat underage drinking called 'We Don’t Serve Teens.'

March 19, 2014

 

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Attorney General Praises Expansion Of Lifeline Law

Legislation passed this sessions builds upon a law created in 2012.

March 6, 2014

 

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Bill On Lifeline Law And Sexual Assault Heads To Governor

The bill includes an expansion of the Lifeline law and seeks to study Indiana's high rate of sexual assault.

January 22, 2014

 

Dawn Finbloom

Legislator Seeks To Expand Indiana Lifeline Law

Sen. Jim Merritt, R-Indianapolis, is proposing an expanded version of a law that gives minors immunity from underage drinking charges when seeking medical help.

October 25, 2013

 

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Senator Wants To Expand Scope Of Lifeline Law

A state senator wants to expand a law giving legal protection to those under 21 who call 911 when alcohol leads to a medical emergency.

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