Indiana http://wboi.org en Commission pushes for criminal code reform http://wboi.org/post/commission-pushes-criminal-code-reform <p></p><p></p><p>Lawmakers will attempt the first comprehensive reform of Indiana’s criminal code in 30 years next session after legislation prepared over the last three years by a legislative study committee was approved Tuesday.&nbsp; But some state criminal justice organizations say the reform package will still require significant work before it can garner their support.</p><p>A huge portion of the criminal code overhaul will be put in one piece of legislation next session, something Indiana Public Defender Council executive director Larry Landis says may not work.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 15:38:11 +0000 Sean Bueter 6146 at http://wboi.org Commission pushes for criminal code reform