The current statute of limitation on rape is five years in Indiana, but a rape survivor is challenging this with a petition to extend the limitation.
A 39-year-old man will not face charges from a 2005 rape because the statute of limitations has passed.
The proposal would require Indiana study the factors causing the state's high rate of sexual assault.
Sheriff John Layton says a male and a female inmate were left unsupervised in the same part of the jail.
Days before the General Election, Richard Mourdock is trying to regain voter support after his controversial remarks about rape.
An Indiana University professor says the fallout from Richard Mourdock's comments on rape could reach as far as the presidential race.
A pastor in Columbus says he will use Mourdock's comments to explain the belief that abortion should not be an option even in cases of rape.
Public reaction to Richard Mourdock's comments on rape have varied widely.
Richard Mourdock held a press conference Wednesday to clarify the comments he made in a Senate debate.
Republican candidate Richard Mourdock is on the defensive after comments made about rape and pregnancy during Tuesday night's debate.