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Purpose

The Protection Order Committee led the development and enactment of a complete overhaul of Indiana's Protection Order statutes. The committee prepares updates for Indiana's Protection Order Deskbook, advises the Division of State Court Administration in the development of forms and procedures for this law, cooperates with JTAC on the development of the protection order registry, and maintains Indiana's website in this area.  This committee meets approximately 5 to 6 times per year.

Members

Hon. Andrew K. Antrim
Wells Superior Court
Bluffton

Hon. David L. Chidester
Porter Superior Court #4
Valparaiso

Hon. Barbara L. Cook Crawford
Marion Superior Court-Crim 9
Indianapolis

Hon. William A Dawkins
Clark Circuit Courts
Jeffersonville

Mag. Jennifer DeGroote
Allen Superior Court
Fort Wayne

Mag. Sara A. Dungan
Morgan Circuit & Superior Courts
Martinsville

Hon. Christopher M. Goff, Chair
Wabash Superior Court
Wabash

Mag. Thomas P. Hallett
Lake Superior Court
Gary

Hon. Valerie Haughton
Monroe Circuit Court Div. 8
Bloomington

Ref. Teresa Hollandsworth
Lake Superior Court
Gary

Hon. Justin H. Hunter
Clinton Superior Court
Frankfort

Hon. Sean Persin
Tippecanoe Superior Court No. 5
Lafayette

Ms. Debbie Walker
Clerk
Henry County

 

Staff Contact

Jeffrey Bercovitz
Ruth Reichard
Thomas Jones 

Indiana Office of Court Services
30 S. Meridian St., Ste 900
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 232-1313
(317) 233-3367 [fax]
jeff.bercovitz@courts.in.gov
ruth.reichard@courts.in.gov
tom.jones@courts.in.gov

 

 

Meeting Minutes