Commission on Race and Gender Fairness

The mission of the Commission on Race & Gender Fairness is to study the status of race and gender fairness in Indiana's justice system and investigate ways to improve race and gender fairness in the courts, legal system, and state and local government, as well as among legal service providers and public organizations. The Commission will recommend to the Supreme Court the adoption of policies and procedures promoting race and gender fairness.

Meetings of the full Commission take place on a quarterly basis at the Indiana Office of Court Services, 251 North Illinois Street, Suite 800, Indianapolis.

For more information on the Commission, contact

Lun Pieper 
Staff Attorney 
lun.pieper@courts.in.gov

Ind. Administrative Rule 4(A)(2)

Details about the creation, members, duties, meetings, and compensation can be found in the Administrative Rules.

Court Interpreter Program

A project of the Commission, the Court Interpreter Program aims to assist with the need for interpreting for those who do not speak English or with limited understanding of English.  The program works to implement a centralized system of expert interpretation in courtrooms.

Commission Membership

Listing of those currently serving on the Commission.

Materials

Several reports and diversity materials are available for review.