Legislature

A Government Divided Against Itself

by Katherine M. Forbes, 2L Note Candidate https://www.linkedin.com/in/kathy-forbes-050a788 Among the many important tasks the new Commander in Chief will undertake is the appointment of a new Supreme Court Justice. Where We Stand on Stalled Supreme Court Nominee Merrick Garland, ABC News (October 7, 2016), http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/stand-stalled-supreme-court-nominee-merrick-garland/story?id=42648073 [https://perma.cc/Z9X8-U38C]. Many voters considered this an important element in choosing […]

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Myths and Realities of GMO Labeling Initiatives

by Drake T. Land J.D. Candidate, 2015, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Indiana International & Comparative Law Review: Executive Articles Development Editor B.S., 2007, Ball State University; Muncie, Indiana dtland@umail.iu.edu Twitter (@draketland) LinkedIn Editor’s note: Mr. Land’s article was selected from submissions in the Indiana Law Review‘s first writing competition. Following the introduction […]

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Local Legislators and the Need for an Evidentiary Privilege

by Jonathan Hughes [1] (Attorney Profile) Bose McKinney & Evans, LLP 111 Monument Circle, Suite 2700 Indianapolis, IN 46204 (317) 684-5381 jhughes@boselaw.com “To preserve legislative independence, . . .‘legislators engaged in the sphere of legitimate legislative activity should be protected not only from the consequences of litigation’s results but also from the burden of defending themselves.’” [2]. “Private […]

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