In This Issue of Indiana Lawyer

SEPT. 15-28, 2010

Learn why the 2010 National Conference for Lawyer Assistance Programs in Indianapolis is relevant to law students, managing attorneys, human resource departments at law firms, and others. See what issues wind turbines present for companies, farmers, and governments. Read how the Indiana Supreme Court is preparing for Justice Theodore Boehm's departure at the end of September.

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Candidacy issues in Allen, Lake counties

During an afternoon of heated debate about election law, a state commission kept a controversial incumbent judge on Allen County’s ballot despite arguments he should be disqualified while it essentially pulled another judicial candidate off the Lake County ballot in a challenge involving how the political process put him into the race.

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Former ISBA president Rabb Emison dies

Even after longtime attorney Ewing Rabb Emison Jr. had finished his service as a pivotal president of the Indiana State Bar Association more than two decades ago, his legacy has inspired generations of attorneys and will continue to do so in the future.

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Wind energizing state

Taking a drive on Interstate 65 just north of Lafayette, it’s hard to miss the many wind turbines along the highway. As wind power continues to gain momentum in Indiana, and as more counties change their zoning ordinances to include wind turbines, this will likely be a sight in more counties, especially in the northern part of the state.

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Film about climber to be released soon

Since receiving a call from the family of Aron Ralston, a hiker who cut off his own arm to free himself from a boulder in Utah in May 2003, Indianapolis attorney Ronald E. Elberger has represented Ralston on a book deal, media appearances, and most recently the deal for a movie about his struggle.

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5 vying for state judicial commissions

Five Indianapolis attorneys have put their names in the hat for a single opening on the state’s judicial commissions, which are responsible for deciding whether disciplinary actions should be taken against a jurist and determining who should be on the state’s appellate courts.

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IBA: IndyBar to Honor Professionalism

On Thursday, September 30 the Indianapolis Bar Association is elevating the discussion of professionalism within the practice of law by hosting Mentors Who Matter – a luncheon highlighting some outstanding professionals in our legal community.

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