File Photo. The first Blue Star Banner honored Command Sergeant Major Brian Kiess.

City hangs three more Blue Star banners

The Blue Star Banner program, launched in May 2014, recognizes Fort Wayne residents and city government employees who are actively deployed.

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Attorneys: Indiana feticide conviction was absurd use of law

The conviction drew criticism from some people who said the feticide law, which was originally billed as a way to protect pregnant women from violent attacks, could not be used to prosecute women for having legally questionable abortions.

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Carmel passes LGBT anti-discrimination ordinance

The Carmel City Council has passed an ordinance banning discrimination based on a person’s sexual orientation, narrowly defeating efforts by social conservatives to defeat the measure in the affluent Indianapolis suburb.