The order found Johnson County Prosecutor Brad Cooper violated professional conduct rules on statements about the qualifications or integrity of a judge.
Retiring Justice Robert Rucker graduated from Gary Roosevelt High School in 1964.
The candidates are vying to replace Justice Robert Rucker, who is retiring this spring.
Rucker was the first black man appointed to Indiana’s Supreme Court and is the last Democratic appointee.
Rucker is the court's last remaining Democratic appointee and its only black justice.
Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush wants more attention paid to people who work in, and with, the state’s court system.
A Lake County judge is allowing a man to file an appeal to the Indiana Supreme Court on the basis that the state's death penalty law is unconstitutional.
The request comes after a report released earlier this year called Indiana's system underfunded and unconstitutional.
Gov. Pence redacted several documents and withheld another in response to a public records request in 2014.
Seventy percent of those in jail are simply awaiting trail. The court says current bail practices unfairly target the poor.