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APRIL 18, 2014

Courthouses Symposium Will Offer Sneak Peak of Feature Film

A premiere screening of a documentary about the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center will be among the featured events at the Ohio County Courthouses Symposium on May 15-16 in Columbus.

APRIL 15, 2014

Panel of National Experts to Discuss Marijuana Law

Image of a marijuana plantChief Justice Maureen O'Connor announced today that she will moderate the discussion at the next installment of the Ohio Supreme Court’s Forum on the Law Lecture Series on the topic “Marijuana Legalization and the Law of Unintended Consequences.”

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APRIL 17, 2014

Formal Request to Suppress Evidence Does Not Need Highly Detailed Statement of Facts and Law

The Supreme Court of Ohio today ordered a trial court to hold a hearing to consider a woman’s request to suppress evidence gathered by police during a traffic stop in North Ridgeville.

APRIL 16, 2014

Property Appraisal Amount Trumps Remote Sale Price When Setting Property Tax Values

When a property has been sold more than 24 months before the lien date in a reappraisal year, and the reappraisal does not use that sale price as the property value, the sale should not be presumed “recent” when determining the property’s value for that year, the Supreme Court of Ohio ruled today.

APRIL 15, 2014

Appeals Court Makes Ruling in Former Kalida Coach’s Case

A former coach at a Putnam County school will have his consecutive sentences for sex-related charges re-examined after a ruling by the Third District Court of Appeals.

APRIL 4, 2014

Supreme Court to Consider Death Penalty Appeal from Man Who Shot Twinsburg Police Officer

A man who shot a Twinsburg police officer during a 2008 traffic stop will appeal his conviction and death sentence before the Ohio Supreme Court on Tuesday.

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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 April 14, 2014.

APRIL 15, 2014

Governor Appoints New Barberton Municipal Court Judge

Image of Todd M. McKenneyA former Summit County Court Common Pleas Judge will serve as the new Barberton Municipal Court judge starting April 21.

APRIL 9, 2014

Chief Justice Helps Maumee Municipal Court Celebrate 50 Years of Service

Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor joined members of the Maumee Municipal Court judiciary as they celebrated today the court’s golden anniversary.

Off-Site Court Conducted in Justice’s Hometown

Justice Judith Ann Lanzinger heard oral arguments in familiar territory today as the Ohio Supreme Court held its Off-Site Court Program at the University of Toledo College of Law.

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APRIL 18, 2014

Courthouses Symposium Will Offer Sneak Peak of Feature Film

A premiere screening of a documentary about the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center will be among the featured events at the Ohio County Courthouses Symposium on May 15-16 in Columbus.

APRIL 15, 2014

Panel of National Experts to Discuss Marijuana Law

Image of a marijuana plantChief Justice Maureen O'Connor announced today that she will moderate the discussion at the next installment of the Ohio Supreme Court’s Forum on the Law Lecture Series on the topic “Marijuana Legalization and the Law of Unintended Consequences.”

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