AUGUST 28, 2015
Two employees from Montgomery County who sold advertising and worked on commission claim they should have been paid minimum wage because of a 2006 constitutional amendment passed by Ohio voters.
AUGUST 27, 2015
The Ohio Supreme Court ruled today in a class-action lawsuit in which customers who bought vehicles from a Cleveland car dealership challenged a purchase contract clause requiring arbitration of disputes.
The records related to a child abuse investigation by a children’s services agency are confidential, and the mother requesting the documents did not show good cause to override that confidentiality, the Ohio Supreme Court decided today in a case from Franklin County.
AUGUST 26, 2015
Federal and state Medicaid law allows an institutionalized spouse to transfer a home or other assets to the spouse not in an institution, but only up to a specific amount, called the community spouse resource allowance (CSRA), the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.
Here is a look at upcoming Ohio Supreme Court events and important moments in history for the week of August 31, 2015.
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
Gov. John Kasich appointed Adolfo A. Tornichio of Beavercreek on Monday to fill a vacancy on the Greene County Juvenile Court.
AUGUST 26, 2015
Next month, a magistrate will become a judge on the Lorain County Common Pleas Court bench.
AUGUST 21, 2015
Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor laid out her plan to make judicial votes count by raising voters’ awareness about judicial candidates to members of the Columbus Metropolitan Club on Aug. 19.
AUGUST 3, 2015
The Ohio Supreme Court has adopted a new way for judges to earn judicial continuing legal education (CLE) credit.
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
Girts Case Continues to Haunt Family, Courts; New Trial Possible – Youngstown Vindicator
Fracking Foes Say Ohio Elections Chief Exceeds His Authority – Associated Press
Ohio Disputes Claims Over Pot Issue’s Wording on Fall Ballot – Associated Press
Top Ohio Court Must Guide Charter Cities on Fracking – Youngstown Vindicator Editorial
Man Who Wielded Machete While Kidnapping, Raping His Neighbor Wins Appeal for New Sentence – Columbus Daily Reporter
Court Affirms Long Sentence for Teen Who Shot, Killed Elderly Woman – Columbus Daily Reporter
Court Rules Ohio Spouses Are Eligible for Medicaid – Toledo Blade
New Website to Provide Info on Judicial Candidates – Canton Repository