New Law Increases Penalties For Bogus 911 CallsFive years ago, a law took effect aimed at deterring bogus calls to 911, making it a felony to make a false 911 call. A new state law adds an additional possible penalty: violators could be ordered to pay up to $10,000 in restitution for the costs of responding to a false 911 call.
Indiana State Police Want To Clear Up New Law For Slow Left Lane DriversIndiana State Police were clarifying a new law taking effect next month, allowing police to ticket drivers who fail to move out of the left lane for approaching traffic.
Indiana Law Allows Police To Ticket Drivers Who Don't Pull Over For SpeedersStarting in July, Indiana motorists could be fined $500 for failing to get out of the way of other drivers who want to pass in the left lane, even if the other driver is speeding.
Mother Of Child Sex Abuse Victim Seeking New State LawA Plainfield mother has taken up the fight to change what she sees as a loophole in the state’s child sex abuse laws, after her daughter’s experience with the justice system in Will County.
New Law Will Require Seat Belts For Back Seat PassengersA new seat belt law goes into effect with the ringing in of the New Year on Sunday.