Nearly all of the 65 people who were injured at last summer’s Indiana State Fair when a stage collapsed has accepted the state’s settlement offer.Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller said 64 people who were injured will share in the settlements totally $5-million, the maximum allowed under state la
The estates of four people who died and 44 other victims of the Indiana State Fair stage collapse are suing the country duo Sugarland and 12 other defendants in the most comprehensive lawsuit yet arising from the tragedy.The complaint alleging breach of reasonable care to the victims was filed
Two new separate lawsuits were filed Monday in connection with last August’s deadly stage collapse at the Indiana State Fair.Both lawsuits were filed by the same lawyer, personal injury attorney Kenneth Allen of Valparaiso, Indiana.The first suit, filed in Marion County Superior Court in Indianapoli
A fund set up to raise money for those injured in the Indiana State Fair stage collapse now has more than $240,000.Central Indiana Community Foundation spokesman Mike Knight says the State Fair Remembrance Fund contained $242,404 as of Tuesday.That total includes $64,753 donated by Indianapolis Colt
The first lawsuits filed over the Indiana State Fair stage collapse could challenge the state's rules on same sex marriage.Attorney Kenneth Allen said his clients were recently married in Hawaii, a state that allows same sex civil unions. Beth Urschel was injured in the stage collapse.