Indiana Legal Services Files Petition over Stimulus Checks

April 16, 2020

Indiana Legal Services Executive Director Jon Laramore has filed a petition asking the Indiana Supreme Court for emergency rules to protect CARES Act money from garnishment and the state’s court-ordered collections. 

“There needs to be some vigilance if we want to protect this money so that it can be used for the purpose Congress intended it, that it not be pulled out of banks with no notice or little notice and applied for other purposes,” Laramore said.

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