Tag: Lifeline Law

How YOU can be prepared for drug and alcohol emergencies

On Oct. 13, local first responders received a call from an individual located at River Crossing Campus Housing. According to the individual, a non-resident was in distress in one of the apartments. A paramedic who responded to the scene indicated that they were searching for someone having a medical issue related to drug or alcohol use.

IUSB police, health officials speak out on Indiana Lifeline Law

By MANDI STEFFEY, Staff Writer

Indiana lawmakers passed a law in 2012 that could potentially save the lives of college-aged students. This law, known as the Indiana Lifeline Law, was put in place as a resource for people under the age of 21 to seek medical attention involving any alcohol consumption-related emergency while receiving immunity from arrest and/or prosecution…