28, Sep 2014 - Fate of 3,800 Lake adoptions hangs on justices' ruling
INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Supreme Court heard oral arguments Thursday in a dispute that could void 3,800 Lake County adoptions approved over the past 14 years.
28, Sep 2014 - Lake, IN Burke Costanza & Carberry: Resolving legal issues while advancing Northwest Indiana
With roots established in a small Gary law firm more than 65 years ago, Burke Costanza & Carberry LLP (BCC) has grown right along with Northwest Indiana. Formed in 1988 through a merger of two of the area’s oldest and most distinguished law firms, BCC is now a 25-lawyer firm with offices in Merrillville, Valparaiso and Chicago.
27, Sep 2014 - Lake, IN Former Utah parolee arrested in Indiana for similar crime
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - A former Utah man -- convicted of a teen murder and out of jail on parole -- is now facing new murder charges in Indiana.
27, Sep 2014 - Lake, IN Utah man who killed his girlfriend may have killed again
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - A former Utah man who admitted to killing his girlfriend may have done it again. He was just arrested in Indiana for what appears to be gruesome murder. It's possible he should have been locked up before the crime ever happened.
26, Sep 2014 - Indiana agrees to recognize 2nd same-sex marriage
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) - Indiana has agreed to recognize a second same-sex marriage because one of the women is battling cancer. A federal judge on Thursday approved Veronica Romero and Mayra Yvette Rivera's agreement with the state and the Lake County clerk. The Whiting couple married last ...
04, Apr 2014 - Grant, IN 2nd man receives 81 years in killing
A judge sentenced a second southwest Indiana man to 81 years in prison Tuesday for the abduction and slaying of a 19-year-old woman whose body was found in a rural lake five days after she disappeared last year.
04, Apr 2014 - Indiana road-rage slaying gets correctional officer 50 years
A man who worked as a Cook County correctional officer was sentenced to 50 years in prison after being convicted of killing a man who threw a cup at his vehicle.
04, Apr 2014 - Indiana road-rage slaying nets Cook County officer 50 years
A man who had worked as a Cook County correctional officer was sentenced to 50 years in prison on Friday in Lake County Ind. after being convicted of the road-rage killing of a man last year who had thrown a cup at his vehicle.
01, Apr 2014 - Iron County car theft suspect pleads guilty to reduced charge
By EVAN REID Staff Writer CRYSTAL FALLS - An Indiana man accused of taking a vehicle from a Mastodon Township residence pleaded guilty to a reduced charge in Iron County Trial Court on Monday. Howard Charles Adkins, 43, of Cedar Lake, Ind.