Indiana Supreme Court
315 Indiana State House
200 W. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Court Administrator
Kevin S. Smith

Pho: 317.232.2540
Fax: 317.232.8372

Media Contact
Kathryn Dolan
Public Information Officer

Pho: 317.232.2542
Fax: 317.233.6586

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Clerk of the Appellate Courts
200 W. Washington St.
216 State House
Indianapolis, IN 46204

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About the Supreme Court

Today's Supreme Court has as its basis a Constitutional Amendment which was ratified by the people in 1970 and which took effect January 1, 1972. The Amendment represented an almost complete rewriting of the 1851 Constitution's Judicial Article. It removed members of the Supreme... Learn more »

Latest News & Headlines

Change in delivery method of oral argument courtesy notice

November 24, 2015 | Announcement

​For several years, the Supreme Court Administration Office has sent an early courtesy notice to attorneys and self-represented litigants regarding their expected oral argument date. The courtesy notice permits the attorney/litigant, under certain circumstances, an opportunity to request a different date for their case prior to the Court order scheduling the argument. The notices have been sent via fax. The Administration Office is changing the process. The courtesy notices are currently being sent via both fax and e-mail. Starting January 1, 2016, the courtesy notices will be sent only via e-mail.

St. Joseph County announces opening on superior court

November 20, 2015 | Press Release

The St. Joseph County Judicial Nominating Commission announced today that it will conduct public interviews on Tuesday, December 22, 2015, of candidates to fill the vacancy created by the impending retirement of Judge Jerome Frese. The deadline for submitting applications to the St. Joseph County Clerk’s Office is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, December 11, 2015. The interviews will be held starting at 8:00 a.m., in the conference room of the St. Joseph County Commissioners on the 7th Floor of the St. Joseph County-City Building.

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Indiana E-filing Rules to become effective over time

July 24, 2015 | Order

The Indiana Supreme Court has approved changes to Trial Rule 86 (electronic filing and service). The rule was adopted in September 2014, but not made immediately effective.

Included in the July 2015 order is the directive to the Division of State Court Administration and E-Filing Steering Committee to establish and post an E-Filing Implementation Schedule at The schedule will state when, as well as identify the courts and case types in which, Trial Rule 86 will become effective. The schedule will be updated periodically as e-filing is implemented in additional courts and becomes mandatory.

Rollout of the e-filing system begins with a limited pilot in Hamilton County on July 29, 2015. E-filing will be open to all filers for specific civil case types in Hamilton County courts later in August.

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