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Ensuring Compliance with the Court’s Orders

Once the Court issues an order, whether from approving your settlement agreement or after a contested hearing, both you and the other party are requiredread more

How Much Suspicion Is Required?

Imagine a situation where law enforcement approaches an individual based upon suspicions of a potential crime.  Can this person tell the officer to leave themread more

Non-resident Sex Registry Requirements in Indiana

Do I have to register in Indiana? Most people realize that when they are convicted of a sex offense, they also have to register inread more

Common Mistakes When Filing for Divorce

Filing for divorce is not easy for anyone. Whether we are going though emotional distress or we are trying to put a quick end toread more

New Sentencing Laws in Indiana

Sentencing: Senate Bill 64- Sentence modification: Courts must advise a defendant, before accepting a guilty plea, that the court will be bound by terms ofread more

New Driving, Alcohol & Drug Criminal Laws

Alcohol & Drug Laws: Senate Bill 13- Administration of overdose intervention drugs: Community corrections officers and probation officers may administer an overdose intervention drug, forread more

New Sex & Violence Offense Laws in Indiana 2018

Every July, the Indiana legislature adds new laws to our books.  Here at Banks & Brower we have provided a summary of the new Sexread more

Legal Separation in Indiana

Legal Separation in Indiana – Are you thinking about divorcing your spouse?  Is divorce something that is either impossible or improbable?  What are your options? read more

CBD Oil and DUI’s in Indiana

Can Consuming CBD Oil Result in a DUI in Indiana? As of July 1, 2018, the Indiana General Assembly has put into law language thatread more

Indiana Senate Bill 98 – Specialized Driving Privileges

A Look at Indiana Senate Bill 98 – Specialized Driving Privileges – Under state law, Indiana courts can order the Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV)read more