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OCTOBER 29, 2014

UPL Seminar Focuses on Sovereign Citizens

Nearly 100 attorneys on October 28 attended the 2014 Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) Seminar at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center.

OCTOBER 24, 2014

Mayor’s Court Experience Decade Long Decline in Caseload

Led by nearly a 25 percent decrease in intoxicated driving cases, mayor’s courts in Ohio are seeing a decade of decline in the number of cases filed.

OCTOBER 23, 2014

Supreme Court’s Electronic Filing Portal Now Open

The Ohio Supreme Court’s new automated electronic filing system has been launched today.

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OCTOBER 30, 2014

Jury Instructions Defining “Enterprise” Upheld

The instructions given in a Montgomery County case alleging corrupt activity adequately defined the elements of an “enterprise” for the jury, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.

OCTOBER 29, 2014

Court Upholds Conviction and Death Penalty in 2008 Shooting of Twinsburg Police Officer

Image of death-row inmate Ashford L. ThompsonThe Ohio Supreme Court today ruled in the case of Ashford L. Thompson, who was convicted in 2010 for the murder of Twinsburg police officer Joshua Miktarian during a traffic stop.

OCTOBER 24, 2014

First District: Changes to Condominium Common Areas Do Not Need Unanimous Owner Approval

A Cincinnati condo owner is down 30-love in tennis court controversy after the First District Court of Appeals upheld a decision favoring the condominium owners’ association.

OCTOBER 23, 2014

Columbus Attorney Indefinitely Suspended

The Ohio Supreme Court has placed Christopher T. Cicero of Columbus on an indefinite suspension from the practice of law for altering the charge in his own speeding case.

OCTOBER 22, 2014

Restitution Must Be Paid Before Applying to Seal Criminal Record

The Ohio Supreme Court ruled today that an offender is not eligible to have a felony conviction sealed until the offender has paid all court-ordered restitution.

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Image of the number three next to a computer monitor with an arrow pointing at it and the words 'Things to Know" underneathTake a look at upcoming Ohio Supreme Court events and announcements for the week of October 27, 2014.

OCTOBER 27, 2014

November’s General Election Features County Judge Seats

The November 4 election will have more than 200 judgeships decided across Ohio.

OCTOBER 23, 2014

Cuyahoga County to Add Second Drug Court

Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas is adding a second drug court in 2015.

OCTOBER 20, 2014

Mahoning County Court Takes Proactive Approach to Gang Problem

Image of Mahoning County Juvenile Court Judge Theresa DellickMore than one in three middle school students report gangs in their schools, according to a 2010 study conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.

OCTOBER 17, 2014

Research Backs Drug Court Effectiveness

Image of Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Drug Court Judge David MatiaThe Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas now has research to back up claims that its drug court works.

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OCTOBER 29, 2014

UPL Seminar Focuses on Sovereign Citizens

Nearly 100 attorneys on October 28 attended the 2014 Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) Seminar at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center.

OCTOBER 24, 2014

Mayor’s Court Experience Decade Long Decline in Caseload

Led by nearly a 25 percent decrease in intoxicated driving cases, mayor’s courts in Ohio are seeing a decade of decline in the number of cases filed.

OCTOBER 23, 2014

Supreme Court’s Electronic Filing Portal Now Open

The Ohio Supreme Court’s new automated electronic filing system has been launched today.

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