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.
JULY 13, 2015
Prosecutors used the wrong law to charge a Dayton woman for pawning the air conditioning units in her rental home before she was evicted, ruled an Ohio appeals court, which vacated the charges against her.
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 30, 2015
Husted Opens Investigation into Pot Legalization Petition – Columbus Dispatch
Delayed Prosecution in Some Rape Kit Cases Unfair to Defendants, Appeals Court Decides – Cleveland Plain Dealer
Appeals Court Says Cleveland Not Liable for Actions of Officer Who Shot Dog, Woman – Cleveland Plain Dealer
Teenager Who Tried to Kill Parents by Setting Fire to Their Home Loses Appeal – Columbus Daily Reporter
Appeal Denied for Driver in Street Shooting – Columbus Daily Reporter
Criminal Damaging Conviction Affirmed for Woman Who Scratched Jeep – Columbus Daily Reporter
Holmes Judge’s Ruling Stands; Coshocton Man’s 19-year Sentence Upheld – Wooster Daily Record