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JANUARY 19, 2017

Students Head to Court, Tackle Timely Issue in Mock Trial Competition

More than 3,000 high school students will enter courtrooms across the state on Friday to take part in the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education’s (OCLRE) 34th Annual Ohio Mock Trial Competition.

JANUARY 18, 2017

December/January Cases Certified to Disciplinary Board

The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced the certification of 17 cases in December and January for formal disciplinary proceedings.

JANUARY 9, 2017

Unjust Costs

The 2014 shooting of Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, led the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate other practices of law enforcement and courts in the St. Louis neighborhood.

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JANUARY 3, 2017

Red-Light Camera Dispute Scheduled for Argument at Supreme Court

The city of Dayton is challenging legislation passed in 2014 that places limits on how automated traffic cameras can be used to catch people running red lights and speeding through intersections.

DECEMBER 29, 2016

Ohio Supreme Court Announces Multiple Decisions

The Ohio Supreme Court today announced several decisions.

Supreme Court Rules City of Findlay Not Immune in Stop Sign Accident Case

The city of Findlay is not immune from liability in a traffic accident case involving a stop sign obscured by a tree, the Supreme Court of Ohio ruled today.

DECEMBER 28, 2016

Most Criminal Investigation Records Become Public When Trial Concludes

Most law enforcement records involving the investigation of a suspect become public record once the suspect’s trial concludes, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.

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JANUARY 11, 2017

Judges Gallagher, Delaney Substitute for Recused Justices on Ohio Supreme Court

Image of Eighth District Court of Appeals Judge Sean C. Gallagher and Fifth District Court of Appeals Judge Patricia A. DelaneyTwo district appeals court judges served as visiting judges on the Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday and heard oral arguments in a case concerning a workers’ compensation claim by a Girl Scouts employee.

JANUARY 10, 2017

Judge Baldwin Substitutes for Recused Justice on Ohio Supreme Court

Image of Fifth District Court of Appeals Judge Craig R. BaldwinFifth District Court of Appeals Judge Craig R. Baldwin served as a visiting judge on the Ohio Supreme Court on Tuesday and heard oral arguments in a case concerning red-light cameras.

JANUARY 3, 2017

Governor Fills Gallipolis Municipal Court Vacancy

A Gallia County assistant prosecutor will fill the vacancy on the Gallipolis Municipal Court starting Jan. 16, 2017, after his appointment by Gov. John Kasich on Dec. 29, 2016.

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JANUARY 19, 2017

Students Head to Court, Tackle Timely Issue in Mock Trial Competition

More than 3,000 high school students will enter courtrooms across the state on Friday to take part in the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education’s (OCLRE) 34th Annual Ohio Mock Trial Competition.

JANUARY 18, 2017

December/January Cases Certified to Disciplinary Board

The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced the certification of 17 cases in December and January for formal disciplinary proceedings.

JANUARY 9, 2017

Unjust Costs

The 2014 shooting of Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, led the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate other practices of law enforcement and courts in the St. Louis neighborhood.

MORE HAPPENING NOW »