Indiana attorney general could override county prosecutors

Local
Marijuana Laws GFX_1441768723753.jpg

(WEHT)- Indiana’s Attorney General Curtis Hill could override county prosecutors if a bill at the Statehouse keeps moving forward and becomes law.

This measure would allow the attorney general to prosecute cases a local prosecutor has a policy not to pursue.

Our Statehouse newsroom will be talking to the Marion County prosecutor who decided to stop filing cases with small amounts of marijuana.

For the latest breaking news and stories from across the
Tri-State, follow Eyewitness News on Facebook and Twitter.

(This story was originally published on January 28, 2020)

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories