Amendments to a bill in the Indiana House further limit when residents can resist police entry into their homes.
The General Assembly is taking up the bills that would change the laws on police entry into homes without a warrant and a possible statewide smoking ban.
Four police were trapped inside a house in Morgan County this morning after trying to serve a warrant.
Legislators are finishing a proposal to clarify the rights and responsibilities of both police and homeowners when officers arrive at the door.
Richard Barnes was found guilty of shoving an officer who tried to follow him through his apartment door during a domestic-violence investigation.
An arrest warrant has been issued in Howard County in connection with a murder, rape, and kidnapping case in Kokomo going back four years.