NewsPublic Affairs / May 23, 2019

Indiana Attorney General Misconduct Decision Months Away

Indiana Attorney General Misconduct Decision Months AwayA decision is at least five months away on whether Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill could face disciplinary action.Curtis Hill, Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission2019-05-23T00:00:00-04:00
Indiana Attorney General Misconduct Decision Months Away

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill

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A decision is at least five months away on whether Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill could face disciplinary action from the state Supreme Court on allegations he groped four women during a party.

Lawyers for Hill and the Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission met Wednesday with former state Supreme Court Justice Myra Selby, who is hearing the case. They agreed to schedule a possible five-day hearing in late October, with potentially 25 people testifying.

The commission alleges Hill committed professional misconduct by touching the backs or buttocks of a state lawmaker and three legislative staffers in March 2018 at an Indianapolis bar. A special prosecutor declined in October to pursue criminal charges against Hill, who denied wrongdoing .

Hill lawyer James Voyles wouldn't discuss what defense might be presented.

 

 

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