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Welcome to the Indiana Law section of FindLaw's State Law collection. This section contains user-friendly summaries of Indiana laws as well as citations or links to relevant sections of Indiana's official online statutes. Please select a topic from the list below to get started.

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  • Gary Laws

    Gary has something for everyone. Located on the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan, residents are never at a loss for things to do -- lying on a beach, jet skiing, shopping on Lake Street. It’s the birthplace of The Jackson Five and a major hub for th...

  • Indiana
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    Indiana abortion laws are generally similar to other states, but with standard consent requirements, strict facility codes, a waiting period, and other statutory obstacles. The Hoosier State also requires a fully licensed doctor to perform the proced...

  • Indiana

    Lawsuits involving medical malpractice, car accidents, product liability, and slip-and-fall accidents fall under the accident and injury legal practice. Workers' compensation also falls under this category, though seldom involves lawsuits. These type...

  • Indiana Adoption Laws
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    The basics of Indiana adoption laws, with information about who is eligible to adopt, who may be adopted in the state, the procedures for adoption, and related matters.

  • Indiana Adverse Possession Laws
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    Summary of adverse possession law in Indiana, which allows a trespasser to gain legal title to a property if they openly possess and improve it for a period of time.

  • Indiana Annulment and Prohibited Marriage Laws
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    Perhaps the shine has worn off of your Hoosier State romance, and you're wondering what legal options you have for ending your marriage. Figuring out whether a legal separation, summary dissolution, annulment, or divorce is right for you can make you...

  • Indiana Antitrust Laws
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    An overview of Indiana laws regulating trade and discouraging monopolies, also known as antitrust laws, with an explanation of the two main federal antitrust laws and links to related sources.

  • Indiana Asbestos Regulations
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    Tearing down an old structure or part of a building to make way for new construction or fresh renovations comes with a lot of excitement and potential. But these projects also carry the risk of exposing hazardous contaminants, such as asbestos . Befo...

  • Indiana

    Businesses are regulated at both the federal and state levels. While federal laws provide a basis for employee rights, environmental protection, taxes, securities and other matters, state laws also address many of these matters and more. For instance...

  • Indiana
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    Capital punishment, also known as the death penalty , is a legal sentence under Indiana laws. Since it was reinstated in 1977, a total of 20 people have been executed under Indiana’s capital punishment statutes (as of 2014). The death penalty remains...

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