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.
Underage drinkers in Indiana can seek medical help for an injured or incapacitated friend without fear of prosecution.
The Indiana State Excise Police have begun a pilot program aimed at reducing underage drinking near college campuses.
Excise police are cracking down on underage drinking following the disappearance of IU student, Lauren Spierer.
An Indiana advocate is calling on the General Assembly to create legislation to help reduce underage drinking in the state.