JULY 31, 2015
A three-judge panel affirmed the conviction of a Cleveland attorney for conspiring with prominent Cleveland attorney Anthony O. Calabrese III, and another attorney to offer cash settlements to women who accused their client of rape, in exchange for dropping the charges or seeking a lighter sentence.
JULY 28, 2015
Conflicting rulings in Cuyahoga County regarding indictments based on the long-delayed opening of older, untested rape kits led the appellate court there to have all of its judges weigh in on how to assess claims that other evidence lost over time prevents a fair trial.
JULY 15, 2015
A suspected drug user was entitled to privacy when he entered a Wal-Mart bathroom stall, but police had grounds to peek in on him after determining he wasn’t using the space for its intended purpose, an Ohio appeals court ruled.
The Ohio Supreme Court today ruled that grain storage bins are personal property pursuant to state law and may not be taxed as real property.
Here is a look at upcoming Ohio Supreme Court events and important moments in history for the week of July 27, 2015.
JULY 23, 2015
A familiar face in the central Ohio legal field will sit as the new Franklin County Municipal Court judge starting July 27.
JULY 9, 2015
“Sometimes I feel like the mom who’s got all these children tugging at her dress wanting your attention,” Judge Kathleen “Kate” Aubry said.
JULY 7, 2015
Franklin County Common Pleas Court Judge Laurel A. Beatty has been named one of Women for Economic and Leadership Development’s (WELD) 2016 Women WELDing the Way honorees.
JULY 31, 2015
Appeals Court Rejects Dam Referendum Argument – Fremont News-Messenger
Appeal Denied for Man Who Shot, Killed Victim Over Alleged Laptop Computer Theft – Columbus Daily Reporter
Man Who Shot Victim in Dice Game Dispute Loses Appeal – Columbus Daily Reporter
Court Denies Appeal from Man Who Raped Girlfriend’s Underage Daughter – Columbus Daily Reporter
Judge in Officer Murder Case Tough and Experienced – Cincinnati Enquirer
After Samuel DuBose Shooting, Push for Police Body Cameras – Dayton Daily News
South Euclid Municipal Court Wants to Form Mental Health Docket, Program – Cleveland Plain Dealer
Defamation Lawsuit Filed Against District’s Attorney by Lorain School Board Member – Elyria Chronicle-Telegram