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Funeral home where 31 corpses found has license suspended

Aug. 04, 2022 13:51 PM EDT

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The license of a southern Indiana funeral home has been suspended after police found more than 30 unrefrigerated bodies there last month, including some that were badly decomposed, the state's attorney general's office announced on Thursday. In a news...

Suspended southern Indiana judge resigns, won't seek again

Jul. 25, 2022 18:32 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A southern Indiana judge suspended after being arrested on a felony for hitting someone while a child watched has agreed to resign and won't seek future judicial office, the Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications said Monday. Crawford Circuit Court Judge...

Families of dead sue Indiana funeral home being investigated

Jul. 07, 2022 14:32 PM EDT

Two families are suing a southern Indiana funeral home where police found more than 30 bodies, including some that were badly decomposed. In a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Clark Superior Court No. 6, Cynthia Faye Cook and Jeffrey Lorey allege that Lankford Funeral Home in Jeffersonville...

31 bodies, some decomposing, found at Indiana funeral home

Jul. 03, 2022 16:04 PM EDT

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Police are investigating after more than 30 bodies, some decomposing, were found inside a southern Indiana funeral home. Police in the Louisville suburb of Jeffersonville responded to Lankford Funeral Home and Family Center on Friday evening and found...