The Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission brings charges against attorneys who have violated the state’s rules for admission to the bar and Rules of Professional Conduct. The Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications brings charges against judges, judicial officers, or judicial candidates for misconduct. Details of attorneys’ and judges’ actions for which they are being disciplined by the Supreme Court will be included unless they are not a matter of public record under the court’s rules.
Kimberly D. Kiner, of LaPorte County, was suspended Nov. 3 for noncooperation with the Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission’s investigation of a grievance. She has been ordered to reimburse the commission $527.14 for the costs of prosecuting the proceeding.