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Thursday, July 14, 2016

Ind. Decisions - "Man guilty in I-69 road workers' deaths"; Ind. law on reckless driving

Sara Salinas of the Indianapolis Star reported yesterday afternoon:A jury on Wednesday found Jordan Stafford guilty in the deaths of...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, July 14, 2016

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Ind. Courts - Better Advice For Civil Litigants Who Can’t Afford A Lawyer

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Although indigent criminal defendants are entitled...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, March 31, 2016

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Ind. Decisions - How Soon is Too Soon to Act on Court of Appeals’ Opinions?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law If you’re reading this, you probably...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Ind. Decisions - How Final is a 3-2 Opinion Issued Weeks Before Justice Dickson’s Retirement?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Indiana Supreme Court’s March 2...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Ind. Decisions - Are Divorced Parents Required to Pay For a Child’s Dental School or Other Graduate School Educational Expenses?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law One of this morning’s oral arguments...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, March 17, 2016

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Ind. Courts - Appellate E-filing is terrific! — except for one thing

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law I don't believe I've ever included...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Friday, August 28, 2015

Ind. Courts - August Rehearing Surprises: “Wrong Version of Opinion” Issued, and a Published Opinion Becomes Memorandum

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law As the Court of Appeals’ annual...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, August 28, 2015

Ind. Courts - Maybe LWOP Cases Shouldn’t Go Directly to the Indiana Supreme Court (or routinely be granted oral argument)

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Two of the Indiana Supreme Court’s...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, August 28, 2015

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Ind. Courts - A Look at the Indiana Supreme Court’s June Opinions

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Updating this post from June...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Ind. Courts - Fewer Oral Arguments (But Not Opinions?) at the Indiana Supreme Court

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Updating this March 18 post,...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, June 18, 2015

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Ind. Decisions - Will the Indiana Supreme Court End June With a Bang? A Look at Cases Argued in February or Earlier

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law As noted in this June 3,...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015

Ind. Courts - Highlights of the Court of Appeals 2014 Annual Report

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Court of Appeals 2014...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, April 13, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Ind. Courts - Fewer Oral Arguments at the Indiana Supreme Court

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Indiana Supreme Court heard...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Ind. Decisions - Crossing the Prosecutorial Misconduct Line & What a Difference a Word Can Make

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law In a brief opinion yesterday afternoon,...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, February 12, 2015

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Ind. Decisions - Surprising Court of Appeals Footnote

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Scores, if not hundreds, of Indiana...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, January 29, 2015

Friday, December 19, 2014

Ind. Courts - Amicus Briefs in Indiana: Rare but Welcomed and Impactful

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Imagine you are an Indiana Supreme...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, December 19, 2014

Monday, December 15, 2014

Ind. Decisions - A Lot of Law on the Way? Ten Opinion Days Remain in 2014

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law There are fancy clocks counting down...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, December 15, 2014

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Ind. Courts - On the Road or in the Statehouse: A Look at 2014 Oral Arguments Before the Indiana Court of Appeals

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law As detailed in this post from...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Ind. Decisions - A Road More Traveled: More than One-Third of Recent Indiana Supreme Court Opinions Issued Without Hearing Oral Argument

There are exceptions to every rule or usual practice, but most Indiana Supreme Court cases follow a similar path. After...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Friday, October 31, 2014

Ind. Courts - Professor Frank Sullivan Publishes a Candid, Insightful Article on Indiana Constitutional Law

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law A few months ago, my colleague...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, October 31, 2014

Friday, October 10, 2014

About the ILB - Prof. Schumm receives two prestigious ISBA awards

The ILB is pleased to report Professor Joel M. Schumm, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, received two...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, October 10, 2014

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Ind. Decisions - Huge decision today by Indiana Supreme Court

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Indiana Supreme Court’s opinion today...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, September 25, 2014

Friday, September 19, 2014

Ind. Courts - Some Highlights of the Indiana Supreme Court’s 2013-14 Annual Report

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Just about two and a...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, September 19, 2014

Monday, September 15, 2014

Ind. Courts - More on: NFP Decisions Cannot Be Cited — Or Can They?

Updating this ILB post from Sept. 10th, Prof. David R. Cleveland of the Appellate Advocacy Blog (A Member of the...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, September 15, 2014

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Ind. Courts - NFP Decisions Cannot Be Cited — Or Can They?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law As noted in this post Friday...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Ind. Courts - IBA Appellate Roundtable with Justice Rucker and Chief Judge Vaidik

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law IBA Appellate Roundtable with Justice Rucker...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, August 14, 2014

Thursday, August 07, 2014

Ind. Courts - New Seating Chart at the Indiana Supreme Court - and A Few Final Thoughts

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law After the Commission concluded its vote,...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, August 07, 2014

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Ind. Courts - Prof. Schumm's report of Justice Rucker's interview

Justice Rucker In response to the opening question, Justice Rucker said it was important for the Chief to be a...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Ind. Courts - Prof. Schumm's report of Justice David's interview

Justice David In response to the opening question, Justice David cited passion, vision, the ability to bring people to together,...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Ind. Courts - Prof. Schumm's report of Justice Massa's interview

Justice Massa In response to the opening question, Justice Massa said he thought his answer would be similar to the...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Ind. Courts - Prof. Schumm's report of Justice Rush's interview

Justice Rush When Justice Rush entered the room, everyone in the room stood up. (This was not the custom when...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Ind. Courts - Some photos before the interviews for Chief Justice begin

Prof. Schumm has sent a couple photos of the room where the interviews began a few minutes ago. The...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Ind. Courts - Choosing the Next Chief Justice of Indiana: This is Huge!

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Indiana Judicial Nominating Commission has...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Ind. Courts - Second Quarter Indiana Supreme Court Cases: More Unanimity, Fewer Court of Appeals’ Reversals

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Indiana Supreme Court issued...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Ind. Courts - The Power of One: How Do Dissenting Court of Appeals’ Opinions Fare on Transfer?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Dissents are a pretty rare...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Ind. Courts - More on: A Day in Lake County for Judicial Nominating Commission Interviews

Updating this Prof. Schumm post from from July 2nd, the NWI Times had a story posted late on July 2nd...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Monday, July 07, 2014

Ind. Courts - Isn't it time to get serious about prosecutor misconduct?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law As highlighted by a couple of...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, July 07, 2014

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Ind. Law - Not one of the IndyStar's best efforts

The Indianapolis Star has a long story today by Justin L. Mack, reporting on the new sentencing changes. It is...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, July 03, 2014

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Ind. Courts - A Day in Lake County for Judicial Nominating Commission Interviews

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law After observing scores of interviews for...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Ind. Decisions - Lawyers Relying on Headnotes and Key Numbers For Legal Research Are Missing Some Important Cases

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law In reviewing some of last year’s...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Monday, June 09, 2014

Ind. Courts - Indiana Supreme Court Arguments Are Being Set in September

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Indiana Supreme Court has...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, June 09, 2014

Friday, May 23, 2014

Ind. Courts - What’s Unfortunately Missing in the Now-National Rape Sentence Story: A Sentencing Order

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The headline almost writes itself: "Home...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, May 23, 2014

Friday, May 09, 2014

Ind. Courts - Some Highlights of Yesterday’s “Insider’s Guide to Indiana Appellate Practice” & Today’s CLE with Justice Rush: E-Filing is Coming and Much More

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law This morning I attend an Indiana...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, May 09, 2014

Ind. Courts - Ending the Taboo on Citing Memorandum Decisions

This ILB is repeating this post from April 21 (plus appending a comment of my own); the deadline for comments...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, May 09, 2014

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Ind. Law - Shouldn't Unconstitutional Statutes be Repealed?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law According to a recent USA...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Ind. Courts - Not a Good Primary for Incumbent Judges Who Faced Challengers

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Updating this April 29 post,...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Ind. Courts - An Election That Matters: Judicial Primaries One Week from Today [Corrected Table]

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law A recent Indianapolis Star article, which...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Monday, April 28, 2014

Ind. Courts - Analysis of the Indiana Supreme Court’s First Quarter Opinions (Civil Cases)

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law This is the civil companion...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, April 28, 2014

Monday, April 21, 2014

Ind. Courts - Ending the Taboo on Citing Memorandum Decisions

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law You have likely heard of or...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, April 21, 2014

Friday, April 11, 2014

Ind. Decisions - Analysis of the Indiana Supreme Court’s First Quarter Opinions (Criminal Cases)

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Has the unanimity that marked...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, April 11, 2014

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Ind. Courts - Sentence Reductions in Indiana: Now An Annual Event?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Each year as part of...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Ind. Courts - Highlights of the Court of Appeals’ 2013 Report

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Indiana Court of Appeals’...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, March 13, 2014

Monday, March 03, 2014

Ind. Decisions - Fourteen New Cases Added to the Indiana Supreme Court’s Oral Argument Calendar

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Updating this post from November...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, March 03, 2014

Thursday, January 02, 2014

Ind. Courts - "Judge Kimberly Brown’s fate remains up in air"

Updating a long list of ILB entries on the Judge Kimberly Brown disciplinary trial, as well as this most recent...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, January 02, 2014

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Ind. Courts - Court of Appeals' Caseload Continues Decline in 2013

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Updating this December 20 entry,...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Friday, December 20, 2013

Ind. Courts - ‘Tis the Season: Will the Court of Appeals Issue a Slew of Opinions in the Final Five Opinion Days of 2013?

Clients (and lawyers) often wonder when they might expect an opinion from the Court of Appeals. The court’s annual...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, December 20, 2013

Friday, December 13, 2013

Ind. Courts - The Kimberly Brown Judicial Ethics Saga: Some Thoughts on Assessing Remorse and the Re-Election Process

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Judge Brown’s change of counsel and...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, December 13, 2013

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Ind. Courts - Sixteen Cases Added to the Supreme Court’s Argument Calendar in Early 2014

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law This June 13 post and...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Monday, November 11, 2013

Ind. Courts - The Brown Trial Concluded Sunday; Professor Schumm's Summary and Reflections

Closing arguments in the Kimberly Brown judicial ethics trial concluded at 3:30 Sunday afternoon, following a day of testimony from...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, November 11, 2013

Friday, November 08, 2013

Ind. Courts - Update/Reflections on Judge Kimberly Brown Judicial Qualifications Hearing

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The many days I spent blogging...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, November 08, 2013

Monday, November 04, 2013

Ind. Courts - A Remarkable First Year for Justice Loretta Rush

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law One year ago Thursday, Justice Loretta...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, November 04, 2013

Friday, November 01, 2013

Ind. Decisions - Use of Initials in Indiana Appellate Opinions: Inconsistency and Its Consequences

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law A recent motion filed with the...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, November 01, 2013

Monday, October 21, 2013

Ind. Courts - Friday was Fax Day at the Indiana Supreme Court: Expect Several New Cases on the Court’s Argument Calendar Soon

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law This October 11 post summarized transfer...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, October 21, 2013

Friday, October 11, 2013

Ind. Courts - Transfer Statistics for the Past Quarter: Transfer Ten Times More Likely in FP (than NFP) Cases

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law As has become a tradition...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, October 11, 2013

Saturday, October 05, 2013

Ind. Courts - More on: The Good Wife Gets Basic Indiana Appellate Procedure Doubly Wrong

The Sept. 30th ILB entry has now been updated with a photo of the offending "opinion from the '3rd District'...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Saturday, October 05, 2013

Tuesday, October 01, 2013

About this Blog - "Interrogatories: Candid Q&A with Joel Schumm"

The Indianapolis Bar Association has now posted on its site a nicely formatted version of the Tyler Helmond Q&A with...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Monday, September 30, 2013

Ind. Courts - The Good Wife Gets Basic Indiana Appellate Procedure Doubly Wrong

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Last night’s season premiere of...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, September 30, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Ind. Courts - State Constitutional Twilight Zone: Judges and Prosecutors are Arguing Statutes are Unconstitutional

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Appointed counsel in criminal appeals frequently...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Monday, September 23, 2013

Ind. Courts - "Appellate Clerk Cracking Down on Single-Spacing in Briefs and Motions"

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Appellate Rules detail a number...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, September 23, 2013

Friday, August 23, 2013

Ind. Courts - Literary References in Indiana Appellate Opinions

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The two newest members of the...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, August 23, 2013

Ind. Courts - Several Dissents From One COA Panel this Summer

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The judges on the Indiana Court...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, August 23, 2013

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Ind. Courts - "A Big Waste of County Money and State Resources"

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law More than five years after the...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Monday, August 19, 2013

Ind. Courts - Plenty of Room for Improvement in Expediting Cases Involving Children in Indiana

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Friday’s opinion in In Re the...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, August 19, 2013

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Ind. Courts - Troubling, Unanswered Questions for Terry Curry about Bei Bei Shuai Prosecution

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry’s...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Friday, August 02, 2013

Ind. Courts - Should Pro Bono Be Required, Publicly Reported, or Simply a Noble Thing Lawyers Do?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law I agree wholeheartedly that Indiana should...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, August 02, 2013

Ind. Courts - Some Highlights of the Indiana Supreme Court’s Oral Argument Calendar

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law A June 13 post noted the...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, August 02, 2013

Monday, July 22, 2013

Ind. Courts - Professor Schumm: Additional thoughts on sentence revisions

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law I appreciate Mr. Creason’s thoughtful post...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, July 22, 2013

Ind. Courts - A Broader View of Recent Sentencing Revision Cases

Commentary by Stephen Creason, Chief Counsel of Appeals, Office of the Indiana Attorney General Professor Joel Schumm’s July 3 Indiana...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, July 22, 2013

Wednesday, July 03, 2013

Ind. Courts - Appellate Sentence Review in Indiana: Death By a Thousand Per Curiams?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The one substantive area of Indiana...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, July 03, 2013

Tuesday, July 02, 2013

Indiana Courts - Second Quarter Transfer Statistics and Trends

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law During the just-finished second quarter...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, July 02, 2013

Ind. Courts - A Big June at the Indiana Supreme Court? Sort of

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law This June 3 post pondered whether...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, July 02, 2013

Friday, June 21, 2013

Ind. Courts - Oral Argument at the Court of Appeals is a Rarity, Even When Requested

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Oral argument was among the topics...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, June 21, 2013

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Ind. Courts - “Disingenuous” Appellate Lawyering in Indiana: A Worsening Trend or Unfair Accusation?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Since January of 2010, on thirty-three...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Ind. Courts - Oral Arguments at the Indiana Supreme Court

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Just today twenty cases were added...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, June 13, 2013

Monday, June 10, 2013

Ind. Courts - “Extensive [judicial] plagiarism” is Not a Problem in Canada--What About Indiana?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law A recent Vancouver Sun article by...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, June 10, 2013

Monday, June 03, 2013

Ind. Courts - A Big June at the Indiana Supreme Court?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law For the past several years,...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, June 03, 2013

Ind. Decisions - "Transfer Granted then Vacated after Oral Argument"

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law This recent post discussed the...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, June 03, 2013

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Ind. Courts - There’s Nothing Sinister About Home Security Cameras

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Court of Appeals heard oral...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, May 23, 2013

Monday, May 20, 2013

Ind. Courts - Two Minute Rebuttal at the Court of Appeals

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Last month, as I’ve done...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, May 20, 2013

Friday, May 10, 2013

Ind. Courts - Highlights of the Court of Appeals’ 2012 Report

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The Indiana Court of Appeals’...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Friday, May 10, 2013

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Ind. Courts - Transfer Grants in Criminal Cases, A Summer Break, and Brewington Speculation

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Transfer Grants in Criminal Cases Someone...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Monday, April 08, 2013

Ind. Decisions - Commentary on today's Lopez decision

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Today's Lopez decision is one of...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, April 08, 2013

Tuesday, April 02, 2013

Ind. Courts - A Review of the First Quarter of 2013 at the Indiana Supreme Court

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law During the first three months...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, April 02, 2013

Ind Courts - Court’s Interest in Child Cases Not Always Matched By Speed in Their Resolution

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Appellate Rule 21(A) requires expedited consideration...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, April 02, 2013

Monday, March 18, 2013

Ind. Courts - "Are Indiana Judges Required to be Nice to Lawyers and Litigants?"

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Media accounts of the abrupt resignation...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, March 18, 2013

Thursday, March 07, 2013

Ind. Courts: Is It Too Early to Ask: Did Governor Daniels Reshape the Indiana Supreme Court?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Today marks Justice Rush’s three-month anniversary...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, March 07, 2013

Monday, February 04, 2013

Ind. Courts - Two Justices Ask, “Why is This a Supreme Court Case?,” at Recent Oral Argument Involving an NFP Decision

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law Appellate Rule 57(H) makes clear that...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, February 04, 2013

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Ind. Courts - "Transfer Statistics From the Chief Justice Dickson-Led Indiana Supreme Court"

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law This post from July 9...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Monday, January 28, 2013

Ind. Courts - A Spike in Supreme Court Oral Arguments on Whether to Grant Transfer (But Only in Criminal Cases)

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law In recent months the Court’s...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Monday, January 28, 2013

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Ind. Decisions - Pleaded or Plead: Which is More Prevalent in Indiana Appellate Opinions?

Commentary by Joel Schumm, professor at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law The defendant pled guilty or the...

Posted by Marcia Oddi on Thursday, January 17, 2013