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FEBRUARY 23, 2018

March Disciplinary Hearings Announced

The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced March disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct.

Supreme Court Releases New Resource for Juvenile Court Clerks

To support Ohio’s 88 juvenile courts, the Ohio Supreme Court today released a new guide for juvenile court clerks.

FEBRUARY 22, 2018

Ohio Team Addressing Opioid Epidemic Continues Work

The Ohio team within a regional group addressing the opioid crisis met last week to identify state programs that target the crisis and gaps where more help may be needed.

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FEBRUARY 20, 2018

Constitutionality Considered of State Law Banning Adults with Certain Juvenile Offenses from Possessing Firearms

The Ohio Supreme Court will hear an appeal from a Hamilton County man who was convicted for illegally possessing a gun.

FEBRUARY 9, 2018

Court Upholds Death Sentences of Man Who Used Craigslist to Lure Victims

Image of death-row inmate Richard BeasleyThe Ohio Supreme Court has affirmed the convictions and death sentences of an Akron man who used employment ads on Craigslist to lure men who he robbed and murdered.

FEBRUARY 8, 2018

Court Affirms Erie County Man’s Death Sentence

Image of death-row inmate Curtis L. ClintonThe Ohio Supreme Court affirmed the convictions and death sentence of a Sandusky man who murdered a 23-year-old woman and her two young children and committed other offenses.

Theory That Brake Dust Led to Asbestos-Related Death Does Not Meet Ohio Law

A theory which posits that every nonminimal exposure to asbestos can be a substantial factor in causing asbestos-related disease is inconsistent with Ohio’s test for causation, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled.

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FEBRUARY 14, 2018

Fourth District Judge Sits on Ohio Supreme Court Bench for Case

Image of Fourth District Court of Appeals Judge William H. HarshaFourth District Court of Appeals Judge William H. Harsha served as a visiting judge on the Ohio Supreme Court today to hear oral arguments in a civil case involving whether a city failed to maintain a public road.

FEBRUARY 13, 2018

Fifth District Judge Sits on the Ohio Supreme Court Bench for Case

Image of Fifth District Court of Appeals Judge W. Scott GwinFifth District Court of Appeals Judge W. Scott Gwin served as a visiting judge on the Ohio Supreme Court today to hear oral arguments in the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow case.

Ohio Judges Trained on Cutting the Conflict for Elderly Care

Ohio is at the forefront of a program aimed at helping resolve family disputes when it comes to taking care of their elderly loved ones.

FEBRUARY 12, 2018

Court Accepting Comments on Proposed Amendments Involving Administrative Judges

The Ohio Supreme Court will accept public comment until March 14 on proposed amendments concerning the designation or election of an administrative judge in a multi-division municipal court.

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FEBRUARY 23, 2018

March Disciplinary Hearings Announced

The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced March disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct.

Supreme Court Releases New Resource for Juvenile Court Clerks

To support Ohio’s 88 juvenile courts, the Ohio Supreme Court today released a new guide for juvenile court clerks.

FEBRUARY 22, 2018

Ohio Team Addressing Opioid Epidemic Continues Work

The Ohio team within a regional group addressing the opioid crisis met last week to identify state programs that target the crisis and gaps where more help may be needed.

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