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Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Ind. Decisions - More on today's COA opinion in Christopher Smith v. State of Indiana

Here are links to a number of earlier entries relevant to the Muncie Central failure to report child abuse case decided today:

Ind. Gov't. - Sunday Muncie Star-Press focuses on child abuse in a number of stories today

In a long opinion piece today in the Muncie Star-Press, Lisa Nellessen-Lara writes about the incident a year ago where a Muncie Central student reported to school administrators that she had been raped, but officials delayed making a report. (See...

Posted in The Indiana Law Blog on April 22, 2012 10:57 AM

Ind. Gov't. - "Sharing concerns about children: Cases raise questions about how police are alerted to possible abuse"

Another lengthy story this Sunday from the South Bend Tribune about the "recent closings of local call centers in favor of centralizing all child abuse and neglect calls through Indianapolis." The story, reported by Virginia Black, begins:A judge declared a...

Posted in The Indiana Law Blog on March 25, 2012 07:53 PM

Ind. Courts - "Former Principal Wants Failure To Report Case Tossed: Penn State Case, Paterno Cited In Court Brief"

Updating this ILB entry from March 8, 2011, headed ""Ex-Muncie Central principal charged over handling of rape case"," WRTV6's Joanna Massee had a story last evening, Friday Nov. 18th on the upcoming trial. Here are some quotes; the video is...

Posted in The Indiana Law Blog on November 19, 2011 04:37 PM

Ind. Courts - Still more on "When did rape stop being rape?"

Updating yesterday's ILB entry, which quoted a South Bend Tribune story headed "South Bend schools finalist left last job in controversy over not reporting student rape: All three superintendent finalists will interview here next week" ... That story, by Kim...

Posted in The Indiana Law Blog on November 12, 2011 09:48 AM

Ind. Courts - More on "When did rape stop being rape?"

Recall this Aug. 7, 2011 ILB entry about the Muncie Central incident where "School officials did not call police in after the victim reported having been raped in a school restroom, but instead had her sit in the principal's office...

Posted in The Indiana Law Blog on November 11, 2011 01:41 PM

Ind. Courts - "When did rape stop being rape?"

Recall the Muncie Central incident where "School officials did not call police in after the victim reported having been raped in a school restroom, but instead had her sit in the principal's office for two and a half hours," reported...

Posted in The Indiana Law Blog on August 7, 2011 12:48 PM

Ind. Law - "Ex-Muncie Central principal charged over handling of rape case"

Updating a Nov. 19, 2010 Muncie Star-Press story that began:MUNCIE -- More than a week after a student reported she was raped at Central High School, school administrators are coming forward to speak with police detectives. The development happened after...

Posted in The Indiana Law Blog on March 8, 2011 11:25 AM

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