Government Practice Section

February 23, 2016
Anti-Texting Law Called Into Question by Appeals Court Ruling

Indiana's anti-texting law has been called into question. This article discusses the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling.

February 10, 2016
IndyBar Update on Senate Bill 352

A bill to provide for the selection of Marion Superior Court judges has passed the Senate and has been closely followed by the Indianapolis Bar Association (IndyBar) Legislative Committee.

January 29, 2016
13 Counties to Join Noteworthy Juvenile Justice Initiative

Thirteen counties will join Indiana's Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI) this year. The expansion is thanks to a partnership of all three branches of government.

January 19, 2016
New Year, New Opportunities for Government Practice Attorneys in Indy

2016 is an exciting year for government practice attorneys in Indianapolis with a new city administration and several issues affecting our practices before the General Assembly.

December 16, 2015
Attorney Access Card Renewal Now Available Online

The Indianapolis Bar Association is pleased to join with the Marion Superior Court in announcing the RENEWAL of the successful "Attorney Access Card" program!

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The purpose of the IndyBar Government Practice section is to promote the objects of the Association within the fields of law practiced by lawyers involved with or employed by Federal, State, or local governments. To that end, it is the purposes of this section: (1) to study and report upon the proposed, necessary, and desirable Federal and State legislation and local ordinances; (2) to bring together members of the Association interested in government practice and to confer upon the various problems incurred in these areas; and (3) to promote the legal education of members of the Association and the public by sponsoring meetings, institutes and conferences and by preparing and publishing articles concerning government practice.
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A Message from the Section Chair

“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Government Practice section. As the 2016 chair of the section, I encourage you to get involved with the section, whether that means attending our educational programming, networking with colleagues at a social event or volunteering for service on the section's executive committee.”

Justin Roebel - 2016 Government Practice Section Chair - Office of the Indiana Attorney General

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