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Purpose

The Juvenile Benchbook Committee is made up of judges and magistrates with juvenile jurisdiction. The Committee writes and edits two benchbooks covering four distinct topics: Child in Need of Services ("CHINS"), Paternity, Termination of the Parent Child Relationship (TPR), and Delinquency.

Members

Mag. Sally E. Berish
Boone Circuit Court
Lebanon

Mag. Diana J. Burleson
Marion Superior Court
Indianapolis

Hon. David C. Cates
Kosciusko Superior Court
Warsaw

Hon. John T. Evans
Harrison Circuit Court
Corydon

Hon. Faith A. Graham, Chair
Tippecanoe Superior Court No. 3
Lafayette

Hon. Kelsey Hanlon
Owen Circuit Court 2
Spencer

Mag. Daniel W. Kelly
Vigo Circuit Court
Terre Haute

Hon. Karen Love
Hendricks Superior Court #3
Danville

Mag. Kaarin Lueck
Wayne Superior Court No. 3
Richmond

Ref. John M. Plummer, III
Lawrence Circuit Court
Bedford

Mag. Graham Polando
St. Joseph Probate Court
South Bend

Mag. Todd L. Ruetz
Hamilton Circuit Court
Noblesville

Hon. Harry A. Siamas
Montgomery Circuit Court
Crawfordsville

Hon. Thomas P. Stefaniak, Jr.
Lake Superior Court
Crown Point

Mag. Amanda Yonally
Delaware Circuit Court #2
Muncie

 

Staff Contact

Matthew K. Hagenbush, Staff Attorney
Indiana Office of Court Services
30 S. Meridian St., Ste 900
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 232-1313
(317) 233-3367 [fax]
matthew.hagenbush@courts.in.gov

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