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DECEMBER 23, 2020

Judge McGrath Among Three Ohio Jurists to Die of COVID-19

DECEMBER 21, 2020

Clermont County Domestic Relations Judge Appointed

DECEMBER 16, 2020

New Judges Orientation Goes Virtual

DECEMBER 14, 2020

In The Atlantic, Justice Donnelly, Judge Bergeron Promote Data as Reform Tool

In Athens, Judge-Elect to Take Office Early

DECEMBER 10, 2020

Chief Justice Seeks Vaccines for Ohio Court Staffs

Recently-Elected Judge to Take Seat Early

DECEMBER 9, 2020

Judges Discuss Mentoring, Pandemic at Remote Conference

NOVEMBER 24, 2020

Chief Justice Receives Trial Advocates’ Award for Pandemic Leadership

NOVEMBER 12, 2020

Project ECHO Connects Judges, Medical Pros in Opioid Fight

NOVEMBER 10, 2020

Veterans Courts Extend Service Honor beyond Veterans Day

NOVEMBER 5, 2020

New Bench Cards Address Sign and Foreign Language Interpreting Via Remote Technology

NOVEMBER 4, 2020

Judicial Elections Bring Turnover at All Levels

NOVEMBER 2, 2020

Domestic Violence Courts Contend with Social Distancing Challenges

OCTOBER 30, 2020

Further Jury Trial Tolling Deemed ‘Case-by-Case’

Chief Justice Cautions Judges On Covid Spike and In-Person Hearings

OCTOBER 29, 2020

Power of Pink: Judge’s Robe Creates Communal Cause for Breast Cancer Awareness

Justice’s Views on Agency Interpretations Published by Yale Journal

OCTOBER 22, 2020

Appellate Courts Adjust, Seek Improved Practices amid COVID-19 and Beyond

OCTOBER 21, 2020

Supreme Court Candidate Forum Goes Statewide

OCTOBER 19, 2020

Court Unveils Developmental Disabilities Toolkit

OCTOBER 9, 2020

Governor Appoints Athens Candidate to Vacant Judge Seat

OCTOBER 7, 2020

New Magistrates Learn the Ropes Virtually

OCTOBER 2, 2020

Voters to Consider Nearly 300 Candidates in Judicial Elections

SEPTEMBER 29, 2020

Supreme Court Jurist Jams for Justice

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020

‘Grateful’ O’Donnell Memorialized with Court Portrait

SEPTEMBER 18, 2020

Chief Justice O’Connor Issues Statement on Justice Ginsburg

Chief Justice Discusses Judicial Elections, Courts in Toledo Address

SEPTEMBER 17, 2020

Court Tries Eye Exams as Drug-Testing Alternative

SEPTEMBER 16, 2020

Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor Issues Statement On Judicial ‘Attack’

SEPTEMBER 14, 2020

Former Justice O’Donnell’s Portrait to be Unveiled

SEPTEMBER 11, 2020

State of Judiciary: Perseverance, Progression Paramount in Age of COVID-19, Social Reform

SEPTEMBER 10, 2020

Virtual Public Access Path Created for Local Courts


Chief Justice O’Connor Delivers State of the Judiciary Address


‘Drive-In’ Production a Marquee Event for Drug Court

Court Issues Information on CDC’s Eviction Prohibition

AUGUST 21, 2020

Community Partner to Host Court’s Jury Trials Offsite

AUGUST 18, 2020

Fifth District Appellate Judge Hears Oral Arguments

AUGUST 7, 2020

Chief Justice Discusses Attorney Poll Workers on CBS

Court Adjustments Provide Shelter from Pandemic Storm

AUGUST 6, 2020

Three Visiting Judges Hear Oral Arguments Remotely

AUGUST 5, 2020

Appellate Judges Hear Oral Arguments

AUGUST 4, 2020

Court Approves Rules for Judicial Campaign Activities

JULY 27, 2020

Governor Appoints Fourth District Court of Appeals Judge

JULY 15, 2020

Justices Call for Statewide Sentencing Database

JULY 10, 2020

Justices to Take Part in Criminal Database Reform Panel

JULY 8, 2020

First District Judge Hears Supreme Court Case

‘Cam Do’ Attitude Guides Appellate Courts' Virtual Sessions

JULY 7, 2020

Appellate Judge Sits for Oral Arguments

JULY 3, 2020

Chief Justice O’Connor Issues Independence Day Statement on Criminal Justice Reform

JULY 2, 2020

Supreme Court Justice Calls for Plea Agreement Reform

JULY 1, 2020

'Life-Changing' Grants Help Courts in Present and Post-Pandemic

JUNE 26, 2020

Governor Appoints Two to Fill Judicial Vacancies

JUNE 25, 2020

Drug Court Embraces In-Person Graduation… at a Distance

JUNE 17, 2020

Mental Health Court, Participants Resilient during Pandemic

JUNE 16, 2020

Third District Appellate Judge Hears Oral Arguments

JUNE 12, 2020

Probate-Juvenile Court Ends Backlog Despite Virus

JUNE 11, 2020

Old Space, New Place for Jury Trials Due to COVID-19

JUNE 9, 2020

‘Un-Conventional’ Center to Resolve Traffic Cases

JUNE 4, 2020

Judge Zmuda Named Chair of Conviction Integrity Task Force

JUNE 3, 2020

Two Appellate Judges Hear Supreme Court Case

Chief Justice Allows Oaths by Audio, Video

Supreme Court Justices See Tech Grants in Action

MAY 29, 2020

Courts’ Adjustments Critical for Foster Youth during COVID-19

MAY 21, 2020

Wood County Common Pleas Judge Brings Courthouse Tours to Students

MAY 19, 2020

Chief Justice’s Tech Awards to Courts Top $6 Million

MAY 18, 2020

Governor Appoints Two to Fill Judicial Vacancies

MAY 14, 2020

Judicial College Holds First Remote Orientation; Chief Justice Commends Pandemic Work

MAY 12, 2020

“E-Adoptions” Granted: Supreme Court Funds Help Families Grow

MAY 5, 2020

Simple Solution: Court Clears Up Warrants, Fines through Email

APRIL 30, 2020

Primary Election Sets up 210 Judicial Races for November

Heard from Afar: Supreme Court Convenes in Isolation

APRIL 28, 2020

Sixth District Appellate Judge Hears Supreme Court Case

APRIL 27, 2020

Court Holds Oral Arguments Remotely This Week Due to Coronavirus

Love Letters: Court Collecting Cards for Senior Citizens

APRIL 24, 2020

Court Suspends Wage Garnishment to Counter COVID-19 Strain

APRIL 14, 2020

Chief Justice Issues Tolling Guidance for Supreme Court Matters

APRIL 13, 2020

Drug Court Stays Connected Despite Social Distancing

APRIL 10, 2020

Court’s Communication, Swift Action Keeps Pace with Pandemic

APRIL 7, 2020

Chief Justice Provides Guidance for Mayor’s Courts

APRIL 2, 2020

One Decade after Sudden Loss, Chief Justice Moyer’s Legacy Endures

MARCH 31, 2020

Governor Appoints Vinton County Common Pleas Court Judge

Ohio Supreme Court to Hold Oral Arguments Remotely Due to Coronavirus

MARCH 27, 2020

Chief Justice ‘Tolls’ Time Requirements to Aid Courts in Crisis

MARCH 23, 2020

Chief Justice Guides Local Courts Amid the Coronavirus Crisis

MARCH 20, 2020

Courts Remain Vital Amid Coronavirus Crisis

MARCH 19, 2020

Chief Justice O’Connor Addresses Virus Issues; Expands Court Tech Grants to Fight Crisis

MARCH 18, 2020

Chief Justice O’Connor to Discuss Court Operations at News Conference on the Coronavirus Crisis

MARCH 16, 2020

Ohio Judicial Conference Cancels Annual Court Technology Meeting

MARCH 14, 2020

Chief Justice O’Connor Issues Coronavirus Guidance for Local Courts

MARCH 11, 2020

Ninth District Judge Hears Oral Argument

MARCH 10, 2020

Twelfth District Appellate Judge Hears Supreme Court Case

MARCH 9, 2020

Ninth District’s New Mediation a ‘Win, Win, Win’

MARCH 5, 2020

Justices Speak at Screening of Film ‘Just Mercy’

MARCH 4, 2020

Voter Resource Highlights Judicial Candidates

Supreme Court Justice Meets with International Teachers

FEBRUARY 26, 2020

Sixth District Judge Hears Oral Arguments for the First Time

FEBRUARY 25, 2020

Tenth District Appellate Judge Hears Oral Arguments

FEBRUARY 14, 2020

Justice’s Harmony Highlights Black History Month Celebration

FEBRUARY 10, 2020

Governor DeWine Appoints New Brown County Common Pleas Judge

FEBRUARY 4, 2020

Delicate Dynamic of Gender in Human Trafficking Courts

JANUARY 30, 2020

Steps, Support Needed to Start Human Trafficking Court

JANUARY 29, 2020

Two Visiting Judges Hear Oral Arguments

JANUARY 24, 2020

Judge’s Shared Experience Helps Heal Human Trafficking Survivors

JANUARY 23, 2020

New Judicial Guide to Public Health Helps Judges Manage Emergencies

JANUARY 8, 2020

Eighth District Judge Hears Supreme Court Case for First Time

Summit Provides Clarity for Criminal Reporting Issues

JANUARY 2, 2020

Judicial Officers Reminded of Annual Financial Disclosure Requirements