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December 13 2023

COMMENT CONCERNS: AG Rokita’s recent statement raises questions about retaliation and partisanship

By Marilyn Odendahl The Indiana Citizen December 12, 2023 A reference Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita made to two private attorneys’ voting and campaign contribution records has one lawmaker calling the remarks “bothersome” and “unnecessary attacks” that undermine “...”

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December 12 2023

ICC: Disciplinary commission files to unseal Rokita agreement after contradictory remarks

By NIKI KELLY Indiana Capital Chronicle December 11, 2023 The Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission on Monday filed a petition asking to release a conditional agreement signed by Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita after he publicly denied wrongdoing following a settleme “...”

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November 29 2023

ROKITA RESPONDS: Indiana attorney general’s office releases statement about second disciplinary investigation

(Editor’s note: this story has been updated to include an additional comment from the attorney general’s office.) By Marilyn Odendahl The Indiana Citizen November 29, 2023 In response to the Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission opening another investigation i “...”

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November 28 2023

SECOND INVESTIGATION: Post-reprimand remarks by AG Rokita prompt new disciplinary review of his conduct

(Editor’s note: this story has been updated to reflect the attorney general’s office did respond to a request for comment.) By Marilyn Odendahl The Indiana Citizen  November 28, 2023 Weeks after being public reprimanded, Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita is – “...”

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November 17 2023

AG Rokita’s approved delay in exemption to ‘dollar law’ could cost taxpayers a lot of money, IPS says

The Raymond F. Brandes School 65 is one of two unused buildings Indianapolis Public Schools claims is exempted from the state’s dollar law. (Photo/Marilyn Odendahl) By Dwight Adams The Indiana Citizen November 17, 2023 (Editor’s note: this story has been updated to re “...”

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November 14 2023

AG Rokita seeks to keep Indiana Supreme Court disciplinary complaint out of his moonlighting fight

By Marilyn Odendahl The Indiana Citizen November 14, 2023 (Editor’s note: this story has been corrected to clarify Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita was reprimanded for violating two rules of professional conduct.) Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita is trying to preven “...”

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November 03 2023

‘DISTURBING’ CONDUCT: Attorneys condemn AG Rokita’s response to public reprimand

By Marilyn Odendahl The Indiana Citizen November 3, 2023 Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita’s response to his public reprimand has angered some prominent members of the legal profession and spurred at least one attorney to draft a new disciplinary grievance against the state “...”

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November 02 2023

DEFIANT RESPONSE: AG Rokita accepts misconduct reprimand, says decision ‘will save a lot of taxpayer money’

By Marilyn Odendahl The Indiana Citizen November 2, 2023 Even as he was slapped with a public reprimand from the Indiana Supreme Court, Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita is still defiant, maintaining his statements were “truthful” in his public remarks about an inv “...”

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October 16 2023

AG Rokita appeals class certification in lawsuit claiming Indiana’s abortion law violates RFRA

By Marilyn Odendahl The Indiana Citizen October 16, 2023 In a lawsuit citing religious freedom to challenge Indiana’s near-total abortion ban, the state’s attorney general is attempting to overturn the trial court’s class-certification ruling in the case. The lawsuit – An “...”

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October 05 2023

TAKING ON TIKTOK: Indiana AG Rokita continues duel with social-media app over use of Hoosiers’ data

By Marilyn Odendahl The Indiana Citizen October 4, 2023 Nearly a year after first suing TikTok amid concerns about the Chinese government accessing the user data to spy on Hoosiers, Indiana is fighting to keep the lawsuit alive as the video-sharing app argues the state’s compla “...”