Monthly Archives: April 2014

“Habitual Offender” Sentencing Enhancement Under the New Indiana Criminal Code

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The major overhaul of Indiana’s Criminal Code goes into effect on July 1, 2014 and contains dramatic changes to almost all aspects of criminal law in Indiana. If you are charged or convicted of a crime in Indiana starting later this year, these revisions will no doubt impact you, whether it be in how your […]

Use of “Date Rape Drugs” in Indiana is a Level 1 Felony

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Consent — the voluntary agreement of both parties to engage in sexual activity – can be a determinative factor in deciding whether a sexual assault took place, especially in “date rape” situations. Often, “date rapes” occur when the assailant, without the knowledge of the victim, gives them a drug or other substance designed to lull […]