Indiana Supreme Court
315 Indiana State House
200 W. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
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As of July 1, 2016, attorneys are required to e-file in any existing appellate case.
Today's Supreme Court has as its basis a Constitutional Amendment which was ratified by the people in 1970 and which took effect January 1, 1972. The Amendment represented an almost complete rewriting of the 1851 Constitution's Judicial Article. It removed members of the Supreme... Learn more »
Indiana Supreme Court Justice Robert D. Rucker will step down from the bench in the spring of 2017 after 26 years on the bench. He is Indiana's 105th Supreme Court justice. Rucker said, "It has been an honor to serve Hoosiers for a quarter century." Justice Rucker will be available for media interviews today (January 19) at the State House in the Law Library (room 316) at 11:15 a.m. EST.
Indiana Chief Justice Loretta H. Rush addressed the Governor and a joint session of the Indiana General Assembly for the annual State of the Judiciary. The formal update on the work of the judicial branch was held Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the chamber of the Indiana House of Representatives.
Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush will present budget requests at 9:00 a.m. EST on Wednesday, January 11 to the House Ways and Means Committee for the 2018 and 2019 fiscal years. The presentation is in room 402 at the State House.
The requests to fund court operations such as technology, specialized courts, guardianship programs, and civil legal aid make up less than 1% of the state budget. The courts will likely continue to make presentations to state leaders in the coming months as the General Assembly crafts the state's next two-year budget.