Tag : Criminal Code

Prosecutors’ Attacks on Criminal Code Revisions Can Amount to Fear-Mongering

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With less than two weeks until the new Indiana Criminal Code takes effect, several prosecutors have been on a public relations blitz, continuing to argue that the new laws will be catastrophic for ordinary people, and cause ruthless criminals to be housed in your backyard. This is, I suspect, part of an early attempt to […]

Changes in Felony Classification Under the New Indiana Criminal Code

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Beginning on July 1, 2014, the 2013 Criminal Code Revision will go into effect. This is the first major overhaul of the Indiana Criminal Code since 1977, comes after years of bipartisan efforts, and drastically changes the legal landscape for crimes and offenses.