ILBlogs

Jennifer Nelson
Jennifer Mehalik
More First Impressions

Recent Blog Posts

High cost of law school

Jennifer Nelson
March 2, 2012
Comments(0)
The American Lawyer has an interesting article about why law school tuition keeps going up. As a law school applicant, you’re partly to blame.
More

March is the 'divorce' month

Jennifer Nelson
February 29, 2012
Comments(0)
Move over January, March is taking over as the month when divorce filings peak.
More

Less lawyers lunching

Jennifer Nelson
February 15, 2012
Comments(0)
A recent survey shows attorneys are conducting fewer business lunches. Looks like the “power lunches” aren’t so powerful anymore.
More

Looking at law students' experiences

Jennifer Nelson
January 24, 2012
Comments(0)
Law school students aren’t interacting much with international students, something that may hurt them as they prepare for a more internationally diverse environment.
More

'The Puppet's Court'

Jennifer Nelson
January 20, 2012
Comments(0)
No cameras in court? No problem! One news station has decided to cover a federal corruption trial using puppets.
More

Class basketball supporters can relax, for now

Jennifer Nelson
January 19, 2012
Comments(0)
The Indiana state senator who called for an end to class basketball has called a time out on his legislation.
More

Study tackles transparency of law schools

Jennifer Nelson
January 18, 2012
Comments(0)
A Tennessee nonprofit is calling out law schools for their lack of accessible information on recent graduates.
More

The short session begins

Jennifer Nelson
January 4, 2012
Comment(1)
Indiana’s General Assembly reconvenes Wednesday with legislators looking to tackle human trafficking before the Super Bowl comes to town and address right-to-work legislation.
And as with every session, there are those bills that leave me wondering if our legislators don’t have better things to worry about.
 
More
Page  << 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 >> pager
Sponsored by
ADVERTISEMENT
  1. Thank you, John Smith, for pointing out a needed correction. The article has been revised.

  2. The "National institute for Justice" is an agency for the Dept of Justice. That is not the law firm you are talking about in this article. The "institute for justice" is a public interest law firm. http://ij.org/ thanks for interesting article however

  3. I would like to try to find a lawyer as soon possible I've had my money stolen off of my bank card driver pressed charges and I try to get the information they need it and a Social Security board is just give me a hold up a run around for no reason and now it think it might be too late cuz its been over a year I believe and I can't get the right information they need because they keep giving me the runaroundwhat should I do about that

  4. It is wonderful that Indiana DOC is making some truly admirable and positive changes. People with serious mental illness, intellectual disability or developmental disability will benefit from these changes. It will be much better if people can get some help and resources that promote their health and growth than if they suffer alone. If people experience positive growth or healing of their health issues, they may be less likely to do the things that caused them to come to prison in the first place. This will be of benefit for everyone. I am also so happy that Indiana DOC added correctional personnel and mental health staffing. These are tough issues to work with. There should be adequate staffing in prisons so correctional officers and other staff are able to do the kind of work they really want to do-helping people grow and change-rather than just trying to manage chaos. Correctional officers and other staff deserve this. It would be great to see increased mental health services and services for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities in the community so that fewer people will have to receive help and support in prisons. Community services would like be less expensive, inherently less demeaning and just a whole lot better for everyone.

  5. Can I get this form on line,if not where can I obtain one. I am eligible.

ADVERTISEMENT