Tag Archives: Indiana Supreme Court

Indiana Asks the State Supreme Court to Reverse its Elkhart 4 Decision

Late last week Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller and Elkhart Country Prosecutor Curtis Hill announced that they had asked the Indiana Supreme Court to have a new hearing in the case of the Elkhart Four.  Mr. Zoeller and Mr. Hill want the Indiana Supreme Court’s September 2015 ruling reversed.  Needless to say those who support Blake Layman, Levi Sparks, Anthony Sharp

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What Is Next For Jose?

Jose Quiroz plead guilty to a crime, felony murder . . . . a crime the Indiana Supreme Court now says he never should have been charged with let along convicted of. One day after the Indiana Supreme Court said this Jose is sitting in prison with a 45-year sentence while the three others have had their sentences vacated and are

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The Case of the Elkhart 4 Captures the Attention of an International Audience

From Norway, to Belgium, from Canada, to the UK, to The Netherlands and beyond the story of the Elkhart 4 continues to make news internationally. BELGIUM Here is a headline from a Belgian news site on Thursday February 26, 2015. Hoe krijgt een ‘onschuldige’ tiener 55 jaar celstraf voor moord?   Translated the article title is “How does an “innocent” teen get 55

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The Guardian Writes About Blake Layman of the Elkhart 4

One of the biggest newspapers in the UK, The Guardian, has written an in-depth article featuring Blake Layman of the Elkhart 4.  Ed Pilkington has written an article that looks at the felony murder rule in Indiana and the situation around the case of the Elkhart 4.  It is a great read for anyone interested in this case. To read

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