Introduced Version





SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION

    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION to memorialize Judge David W. Hopper.



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Introduced

First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)


SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No. _____



    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION to memorialize Judge David W. Hopper.

    A SENATE RESOLUTION to memorialize Judge David W. Hopper.

    Whereas, David W. Hopper passed away on February 25, 2009;

    Whereas, Judge Hopper served as the Judge of Madison County Court 1, recently renamed Madison County Superior Court 4, for a total of 22 years;

    Whereas, Judge Hopper also served as the judge in the Madison County Drug Court for eight years, as well as the Hamilton County Circuit Court master commissioner for six years;

    Whereas, Judge Hopper once estimated that he saw more than 70,000 cases resolved during his tenure and was a highly respected jurist and member of the Madison County legal community;

    Whereas, Judge Hopper also served on various community boards, including the South Madison County Foundation, the Purdue Extension, the 4-H Association, Contact-HELP, Anderson Weekday Religious Education, Christian Student Foundation, Youth Need Prime Time and Community

Corrections;
    
    Whereas, Judge Hopper always acted in the manner of a scholar and a gentleman, even when faced with a difficult decision;

    Whereas, Judge Hopper will be remembered as a quiet- mannered and humble man with a true servant's heart; Therefore:

Be it resolved by the Senate     of the General Assembly

of the State of Indiana, the House of Representatives     concurring:


    SECTION 1. That the Indiana Senate memorialize Judge David W. Hopper.
    SECTION 2. That the Secretary of the Senate Transmit a copy of this Resolution to Judge Hopper's family.