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.
Same-sex assaults comparable to rape are prosecuted under the state's "criminal deviate conduct" law, not as "rape."
According to a new report, one in five Hoosier women will be raped in their lifetime.