During a pre-trial hearing in Indianapolis on Thursday June 9th, Federal Court judge James Patrick Hanlon urged US prosecutors to make a decision regarding whether or not to seek the death penalty for Shane Meehan at a conference scheduled for July 28th. Defense attorney Monica Foster told reporters after the hearing that the lead prosecutor … Continue reading Prosecutors urged to make decision regarding death penalty in Meehan case
Author: Matt Larimer
Muncie and Terre Haute Corruption (Part 2)
In part one of this series we looked at the events leading up to the FBI's raid of the Muncie City Hall building and the Muncie Sanitary District in July of 2016. The events leading up to the raids included the firing of a Community Development official who tried to blackmail Muncie's previous mayor Dennis … Continue reading Muncie and Terre Haute Corruption (Part 2)
West Terre Haute Standoff Ends Peacefully
According to footage published by Terre Haute Vice News, an hours long standoff in Liggett, a small community northwest of West Terre Haute, ended peacefully late Monday night, June 6th 2022. Police scanner traffic indicated a man (Update: Now identified as 68 year old Thomas Quintana) had pointed a firearm at a family member, and … Continue reading West Terre Haute Standoff Ends Peacefully
How Broken Are We?
There's a certain amount of psychosis that's to be expected when everything around you is on fire and everyone around you is pretending things are fine. Imagine being a teenager when most of the adults in your community are thrilled that life is getting "back to normal" after COVID, but you didn't think things were … Continue reading How Broken Are We?
Follow the Money: Hannum, Wagle, and Cline Engineering (Part 2)
Driving north on 13 1/2 street, past Seabury, then Putnam, and all the way to Franklin, there's a few things you're likely to notice, and one of the first will probably be the newly paved roads. This time of year you'll also see lots of people out taking care of their yards, and playing with … Continue reading Follow the Money: Hannum, Wagle, and Cline Engineering (Part 2)