Opponents have argued that the bill could hinder drug-treatment efforts and create a legal defense for people arrested for possessing drug paraphernalia. But health officials repeatedly cited studies showing that needle exchanges are effective tools in curbing outbreaks.
The Lincoln funeral train arrived in Indianapolis at Union Station on April 30, 1865.
Lawmakers have approved a deal to allow Indiana’s riverboat casinos to build on-land facilities, but live dealers won’t be working table games anytime soon at the state’s two horse track casinos.
The $31 billion state spending plan endorsed Wednesday night includes modest increases in school funding that direct more money to growing suburban school districts.
The House voted 60-38 Wednesday night to endorse the Republican-backed bill that takes away some of Democratic state schools Superintendent Glena Ritz’s authority with the State Board of Education.
Officers reported a burnt smell and Bradberry says other inmates reported the five had been smoking something.
The expansion includes 11 new stores and renovations to 22 others in a $465 million central Indiana expansion.
In addition to an interactive map that locates DNR properties and spots for camping, hunting and fishing, it also includes the most popular information from the dnr.IN.gov website.
“He was no longer a Nazi guard, he was just a caring old man. When two people touch there is a humanity that you cannot remove.”
The biggest matter on Wednesday’s agenda is approval of a new two-year state budget.
Lawmakers are to vote on approving the budget plan Wednesday, which is the Republican-dominated General Assembly’s adjournment deadline.
Indiana hunters harvested 120,073 deer in the 2014 season, a decrease from the previous two years.