APRIL 24, 2017
The Ohio Supreme Court will consider whether a Cleveland woman who was sexually assaulted by a taxi driver could be released “unharmed,” which would warrant a lesser kidnapping offense for the driver.
APRIL 19, 2017
Ohio law requires a claim against an estate to be filed on time and in writing to the estate’s executor or administrator.
APRIL 18, 2017
If a criminal defendant gets a harsher sentence than one offered in a plea bargain, any allegation that the judge imposed the sentence as a “trial tax” must be supported with evidence that clearly and convincingly demonstrates the judge acted vindictively, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.
APRIL 14, 2017
The Ohio Department of Transportation will pay a Michigan contractor $800,000 to settle a dispute over delays and cost overruns related to the painting of the Craig Street Memorial Bridge in Toledo. The Ohio Court of Claims approved the settlement on April 3.
APRIL 24, 2017
Gov. John R. Kasich appointed Alan D. Hackenberg on April 21 to serve as a judge on the Findlay Municipal Court.
APRIL 20, 2017
Gov. John R. Kasich appointed a Fulton County assistant prosecutor on April 19 to a vacancy on the Fulton County Court Western District.
APRIL 17, 2017
Ohio trial courts have a new resource to turn to when confronted with high-profile cases.
APRIL 12, 2017
Vandalia attorney Erik Blaine will become the newest Montgomery County Common Pleas Court judge on May 18 after his appointment on April 11 by Gov. John R. Kasich.
APRIL 4, 2017
Two district appeals court judges served in a temporary capacity this week on the Ohio Supreme Court. One of the two judges heard oral arguments at the Supreme Court for the first time.
APRIL 25, 2017
US Supreme Court Upholds Sentence of Dayton Peeper - Columbus Dispatch
Ex-Attorney, Village Solicitor Arraigned - Warren Tribune Chronicle
Inmate May Be Freed After DNA Raises Doubts in Ohio Slaying - Akron Legal News
Attorney ‘Offended’ Hearing After Firefighter’s Death - Cincinnati Enquirer
Joe Blundo: My 15 Seconds as Bill O’Reilly’s Target of Rage - Columbus Dispatch Column
Ohio Cities Offering Community Education on Addiction - Columbus Dispatch
SHERIFF: Cameras, More Narcan Needed for Opioid Epidemic - Dayton Daily News