About this Event
For event scheduled on: Friday, April 1, 2022
For information, contact: Anne Fuchs, Director of Communications, 317.234.4859
Appeals on Wheels Visits Adams High School in South Bend
INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana’s second highest Court will conduct a live, in person oral argument at Adams High School in South Bend, Indiana on Friday, April 1 at 10:30 a.m. EST. A panel consisting of Judge Patricia A. Riley, Judge Nancy H. Vaidik, and Judge Elizabeth F. Tavitas will hear Woodward v. State.
The oral argument will conclude with a question-and-answer session with the audience; however, the judges are unable to speak about the case.
What: Appeals on Wheels oral argument for Woodward v. State
Where: John Adams High School - Auditorium, 808 S. Twyckenham, South Bend, IN 46614
When: Friday, April 1, 2022, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. EST
Who: Court of Appeals Judge Riley, Judge Vaidik, and Judge Tavitas
Why: The Court of Appeals hears oral arguments across Indiana to enable Hoosiers to observe the real-world issues that face the Court and to learn more about the Court’s indispensable role in Indiana government. Audiences also get to observe skilled legal arguments and advocacy by some of Indiana’s best lawyers, against a backdrop of case-specific facts and statutory and constitutional law.
The event is open to the public and will last about one hour. Reporters, including student journalists, may ask the Court’s permission to record the argument in audio, video, or photographic formats. Please email requests to Court Administrator Larry Morris (Larry.Morris@courts.in.gov) at least 48 hours before the scheduled start of the argument to obtain permission. Per Indiana Supreme Court order, all video cameras must be tripod-mounted, and neither flash nor strobe lighting is permitted with respect to either video or still cameras.
This argument marks the Court’s sixth Appeals on Wheels event in 2022. For more information about the Court, please visit www.courts.in.gov/appeals.