Indiana State of the Judiciary scheduled for January 18
Tuesday Jan 10, 2017 3:04pm
By: Sheila McCrea
Indiana Chief Justice Loretta H. Rush will address the Governor and a joint session of the Indiana General Assembly for the annual State of the Judiciary. The formal update on the work of the judicial branch will be held Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. EST in the chamber of the Indiana House of Representatives.
The Chief Justice is required to provide lawmakers with an update on the “condition of the courts” according to Article 7, Section 3, of the Indiana Constitution.
The 2017 address “Praise for our Partners in Justice” will focus on the work of clerks, public defenders, prosecutors, probation officers, volunteers, advocates, law enforcement, interpreters, service providers, mentors, educators, local government officials, attorneys, and others whose contributions are vital to the success of the judicial branch.