FEBRUARY 4, 2016
The applicability of the “special-purpose doctrine” must be considered before a Lowe’s Home Center in Marietta can be appraised at $7.2 million, which is $1.5 million more than Lowe’s claims it is worth, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
In separate disciplinary cases announced today, the Ohio Supreme Court suspended two Ohio attorneys from the practice of law.
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
The Ohio Court of Claims approved a $337,000 settlement between the state and a Cleveland man accused of arson. A Cuyahoga County judge, who deemed the man wrongfully imprisoned, found him to be the victim of a plot to kill him by setting a building on fire.
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
A woman seriously injured when a suspected burglar crashed his car into her while fleeing from police in Montgomery County is seeking damages from the government agencies claiming the officers ignored policies restricting high-speed pursuits.
Here is a look at upcoming Ohio Supreme Court events and important moments in history for the week of Feb. 8, 2016.
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
The country’s two national state court leadership associations have formed a National Task Force on Fines, Fees and Bail Practices to address the ongoing impact that court fines and fees and bail practices have on communities – especially the economically disadvantaged – across the United States.
JANUARY 29, 2016
David A. Rodabaugh, a former Lima law director, will join Judge Tammy K. Hursh on the city’s municipal court on Feb. 18 after his appointment by Gov. John R. Kasich on Jan. 28 to fill a vacancy.
JANUARY 26, 2016
In her chambers at the Sixth District Court of Appeals building in Toledo, Judge Arlene Singer proudly displays her love of science fiction and baseball.
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
Court to Weigh Cocaine Cases, Could Alter Sentencing in Ohio – Associated Press
Man Who Killed Co-Worker Execution-Style Loses Appeal – Columbus Daily Reporter
Roofing Subcontractor Who Swindled Elderly Woman Loses Appeal – Columbus Daily Reporter
Randall Ross Requests New Attorney for Appeal – Port Clinton News Herald
Looking at Wage-Loss Compensation – Morrow County Sentinel Justice P. Pfeifer Column
Judge Pat Sheeran Decides Not to Seek Re-Election – Columbus Dispatch
Right Person for Court of Appeals – Lima News Letter to the Editor