A House committee Wednesday added the entire contents of a controversial bill on gun regulations to a different bill dealing with firearms. House Bill 1071 allows people protected by restraining orders to carry handguns without a license for up to 60 days. The controversial measure passed the House last month and is awaiting a hearing in the Senate. A House committee added the entirety of 1071 into a non-controversial Senate bill that deals with firearms disposal. Representative Sean Eberhart...
Arts and Culture
Throughout the school year, Fort Wayne resident Sean Ellsworth-Hoffman teaches English as a second language at Fairfield Elementary, on the city's south side.
Legal experts and lawmakers can’t agree on the constitutionality of a proposal that would require parents be notified if their underage daughter goes to court to get consent for an abortion. Under current law, an underage girl must have parental consent to get an abortion. The girl can go to court to get that consent in lieu of a parent’s OK. Proposed legislation would require parents be notified of that judicial proceeding. Indiana University McKinney School of Law professor David...
Behind The Mic
WBOI's "Tossed Jazz Salad" is a tasty mixture of that genre's styles and forms, served up every Tuesday evening by volunteer host, Bob Mayer.