Zoeller http://nipr.fm en Zoeller, Lanane look to boost consumer protection for seniors http://nipr.fm/post/zoeller-lanane-look-boost-consumer-protection-seniors <p></p><p>State lawmakers say legislation moving through the General Assembly will strengthen Indiana’s consumer protection efforts of senior citizens.&nbsp; Both legislators and the Attorney General say they’ve found a gap in the law they hope the bill will address.</p><p>Last year, the number of consumer complaints of financial exploitation received by Attorney General Greg Zoeller’s office increased by more than 9% among Hoosiers age 55 and older.&nbsp; And with the average age of Hoosiers on the rise, Zoeller says he’s expecting that number to continue to increase.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 18:16:32 +0000 Brandon Smith 12079 at http://nipr.fm Zoeller, Lanane look to boost consumer protection for seniors Proposal calls for more officers in schools http://nipr.fm/post/proposal-calls-more-officers-schools <p></p><p>A new proposal from Attorney General Greg Zoeller and a GOP state senator would help Indiana schools put more police officers in their buildings.</p><p></p><p>School resource officers are already present in somewhere between a quarter and a third of Hoosier schools.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 18:03:30 +0000 Brandon Smith 8812 at http://nipr.fm Proposal calls for more officers in schools Panel meets to discuss stage collapse compensation http://nipr.fm/post/panel-meets-discuss-stage-collapse-compensation <p>A panel met Tuesday to discuss whether the state’s formula for compensating State Fair stage collapse victims was fair, and the results could serve as a guide for responding to future tragedies.</p><p> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 13:12:19 +0000 Brandon Smith 3910 at http://nipr.fm Panel meets to discuss stage collapse compensation