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MARCH 24, 2017

Middle School Students Bring Drama to Courtroom

Teens will have their day in court when nearly 500 students from 32 middle schools will play a role in the 2017 Ohio Middle School Mock Trial State Showcase March, 24, 30, and 31 at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center.

MARCH 17, 2017

Morgan County to Host Ohio Supreme Court Session on April 6

Image of the southeast portion of a county map of Ohio with Morgan County emphasizedThe Ohio Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Morgan County on April 6. The visit is part of the Supreme Court’s twice-a-year Off-Site Court program.

MARCH 15, 2017

Team from Indian Hill High School Wins State Mock Trial

Indian Hill High School Team Red (Hamilton County) defeated the Notre Dame Cathedral Latin High School-Legal Lions (Geauga County) to win the 34th annual high school Mock Trial state championship over the weekend.

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MARCH 23, 2017

Court of Claims: Two Men Exonerated for Murder Granted $1.45 Million Each for Wrongful Imprisonment

The state has agreed to pay two Northeast Ohio men about $1.45 million each after they were declared wrongfully imprisoned for more than 16 years.

MARCH 16, 2017

Court Requires Thorough Explanation of Senior Housing Complexes’ Tax Values

The Ohio Board of Tax Appeals (BTA) failed to indicate that it considered the local school district’s criticism of tax valuations for two Grove City senior housing complexes, and the board must explain its decision in more detail, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.

MARCH 15, 2017

Former Medina City Prosecutor Receives One-Year Stayed Suspension

The Ohio Supreme Court today issued a one-year stayed suspension for a former part-time Medina city prosecutor and placed him on monitored probation.

MARCH 14, 2017

County’s Reappraisal of Cincinnati Coca-Cola Plant Stands

The Hamilton County auditor’s $14 million appraisal of a Cincinnati Coca-Cola bottling plant will stand despite the owner’s contention that the property is worth only about $8.55 million, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.

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MARCH 20, 2017

Governor Fills Summit County Common Pleas Court Vacancy

Barberton Municipal Court Judge Jill Flagg Lanzinger will become the newest Summit County Common Pleas Court judge on April 3 after her appointment on March 17 by Gov. John R. Kasich.

MARCH 15, 2017

Governor Fills Cleveland Housing Court Vacancy

The Director of the Cleveland Department of Building and Housing will fill a vacant judgeship on the Cleveland Housing Court after his appointment March 14 by Gov. John R. Kasich.

MARCH 13, 2017

Governor Fills Hamilton County Common Pleas Court Vacancy

Cincinnati lawyer Curt C. Hartman will join the Hamilton County Common Pleas Court a week from today after his appointment on March 10 by Gov. John R. Kasich.

MARCH 2, 2017

Ohio Supreme Court Holds Swearing-in Ceremony for Justice Fischer

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Patrick F. Fischer took his ceremonial oath of office during a March 1 courtroom ceremony surrounded by family and friends.

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MARCH 24, 2017

Middle School Students Bring Drama to Courtroom

Teens will have their day in court when nearly 500 students from 32 middle schools will play a role in the 2017 Ohio Middle School Mock Trial State Showcase March, 24, 30, and 31 at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center.

MARCH 17, 2017

Morgan County to Host Ohio Supreme Court Session on April 6

Image of the southeast portion of a county map of Ohio with Morgan County emphasizedThe Ohio Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Morgan County on April 6. The visit is part of the Supreme Court’s twice-a-year Off-Site Court program.

MARCH 15, 2017

Team from Indian Hill High School Wins State Mock Trial

Indian Hill High School Team Red (Hamilton County) defeated the Notre Dame Cathedral Latin High School-Legal Lions (Geauga County) to win the 34th annual high school Mock Trial state championship over the weekend.

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