FILE - In this file photo taken on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, investigators examine the stage that collapsed on Saturday at the Indiana State Fair in Indianapolis. Attorneys for a 13-year-old victim of the 2011 Indiana State Fair stage collapse are arguing the state's cap on liability damages is unconstitutional and should be thrown out by the Indiana Court of Appeals, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

$5 million cap upheld in stage collapse case

An attorney for a girl hurt when a stage collapsed at the Indiana State Fair says he’ll likely take her challenge to the state’s $5 million cap on liability damages before the Indiana Supreme Court.

Gov. Mike Pence speaks during a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for state offices at the Statehouse Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, in Indianapolis. When Pence delivers his third State of the State speech as governor on Tuesday, Jan. 13, he’ll surely tout his proposals for boosting the state’s charter school and school voucher programs and what he says is state government’s excellent fiscal health. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Pence touts school plans in State of State speech

The first-term governor promoted his proposals for boosting Indiana’s charter schools and the state’s private school voucher program by directing tens of millions of additional dollars toward them.