Man charged with murder in weekend slaying of Indiana cop

Man charged with murder in weekend slaying of Indiana cop

ANDERSON, Ind. — A man accused of fatally shooting an Indiana police officer during a traffic stop had made a song about killing an officer, investigators said Monday. Carl Boards II was charged with murder and other crimes, a day after Elwood Officer Noah Shahnavaz was gunned down in the wee hours Sunday in Madison … Read more

Indiana Officer Killed During Traffic Stop; Suspect Arrested – NBC Chicago

Indiana Officer Killed During Traffic Stop;  Suspect Arrested – NBC Chicago

An Indiana police officer was killed early Sunday when a man got out of his car during a traffic stop and opened fire, authorities said. The suspect was caught roughly 30 minutes later after a car chase, state police said. The officer worked for the Elwood police department, 50 miles (80 kilometers) northeast of Indianapolis. … Read more

West Virginia And Indiana Move Closer To Near-Total Abortion Bans

West Virginia And Indiana Move Closer To Near-Total Abortion Bans

West Virginia duck Indiana inched closer to passing total abortion bans this week following the Supreme Court’s decision to repeal Roe v. Wade last month. During special legislative sessions, lawmakers from both states debated bills that aim to ban nearly all abortions with few exceptions. The state capitol buildings were filled with anti-abortion and abortion-rights … Read more

Protestors Descend On Indiana Statehouse As Abortion-Banning Process Begins

Protestors Descend On Indiana Statehouse As Abortion-Banning Process Begins

Both opponents and supporters of abortion rights gathered to protest at the Indiana statehouse on Monday as legislators assembled for a special session on banning the procedure. The session, which may last several weeks, will give Senate Republicans a chance to introduce a bill prohibiting abortion with few exceptions. If they’re successful, Indiana will join … Read more

Family of Indiana mall gunman shocked by his deeds

Family of Indiana mall gunman shocked by his deeds

GREENWOOD, Ind. — The family of the man who fatally shot three people at a suburban Indianapolis shopping mall said Friday that they had no inkling that he was capable of the violence. In a statement released through their attorney, Jeffrey and Justin Sapirman, the father and brother, respectively, of gunman Jonathan Sapirman, extended their … Read more

Doctor who provided abortion services to 10-year-old rape victim files for damages against Indiana AG

Doctor who provided abortion services to 10-year-old rape victim files for damages against Indiana AG

Caitlin Bernard, the Indiana OB-GYN who provided services to a 10-year-old Ohio girl who traveled out of state to receive an abortion, filed for damages against Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita (R) on Tuesday. Bernard claimed Rokita made “false and misleading” statements about her to both local and national media. DeLaney & DeLaney, the law … Read more