The Shield

Lifeline Law changes await final approval

Paola Marizan

March 25, 2014

Changes to Indiana's Lifeline Law would grant immunity from prosecution to individuals under the age of 21 and under the influence of alcohol who report a medical emergency of any kind. Changes to the law, which is now on Gov. Mike Pence's desk for final legislative approval, were voted in by the...

State representatives spread word about lifeline law

State representatives spread word about lifeline law

Dennis Marshall

October 29, 2013

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller and State Senator Jim Merritt spoke on campus Oct. 23, to raise awareness for the Indiana Lifeline Law, which protects young people from criminal repercussion when they are seeking help for alcohol-related medical emergencies. The law protects young people fr...

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