Protection Order

Purpose | Documents | Members | Staff Contacts

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 Indiana Office of Court Services in the development of forms and procedures for this law, cooperates with Trial Court Technology 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.


Documents

Minutes

 2020
 2019
 2018

Members

Hon. Andrew K. Antrim
Wells Superior Court
Bluffton

Sarah Arnold
Spencer County
Clerk

Hon. Judith C. Benckart
Monroe Circuit Court
Bloomington 

Mag. Marshelle Broadwell
Marion Superior Court
Indianapolis

Hon. William A. Dawkins
Clark Circuit Courts
Jeffersonville

Ref. Alexis V. Dedelow
Lake Superior Court
Crown Point

Mag. Michael T. Douglass
Allen Superior Court
Fort Wayne

 

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

Mag. Danielle Gaughan
Marion Superior Court
Indianapolis

Hon. Holly Harvey
Monroe Circuit Court Div. 4
Bloomington

Hon. Mary Margaret Lloyd
Vanderburgh Superior Court
Evansville

Mag. Darren J. Murphy
Hamilton Superior Court
Noblesville

Hon. Sean Persin, Chair
Tippecanoe Superior Court No. 5
Lafayette


Staff Contacts

Julie McDonald
Indiana Office of Court Services
(317) 232-1313
julie.mcdonald@courts.in.gov

Thomas Jones 
Indiana Office of Court Services
(317) 232-1313
tom.jones@courts.in.gov