Indiana Supreme Court
Division of State Court
Administration
30 S. Meridian Street, Ste. 500
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Pho: 317-232-4706
Fax: 317-233-6586

Adrienne Meiring
Counsel
adrienne.meiring@courts.in.gov

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Commission on Judicial Qualifications / Judicial Nominating Commission

Supreme Court Seal The Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications investigates allegations of judicial ethical misconduct, prosecutes violations of the Code of Judicial Conduct, and advises judges and judicial candidates about their ethical obligations. The Judicial Nominating Commission recruits and interviews applicants to fill vacancies on Indiana's appellate courts. Learn more about the Commissions »


News & Announcements

Public Admonition of Fremont Town Court Judge

Feb 9, 2015 | Press Release

The Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications has issued a Public Admonition to Fremont Town Court Judge Martha C. Hagerty. The Admonition is the result of Judge Hagerty assuming the role of prosecutor, permitting traffic ticket deferral payments to be sent directly to the court (rather than to the prosecutor) and engaging in ex parte communication (speaking with only one side of a case).

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Judicial Qualifications Commission files charges against Muncie City Court Judge

Dec 11, 2014 | Press Release

The Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications has filed disciplinary charges against Muncie City Court Judge Dianna L. Bennington. The Commission alleges 13 specific counts of misconduct, including abuse of judicial power, repeated violations of statutes and court rules and injudicious public conduct.

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