SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
A graphic movie shown in a Columbus high school Spanish class was ruled “obscene” and a jury was justified in convicting a substitute teacher of four felonies for disseminating harmful matter to juveniles, a divided appeals court ruled.
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center has agreed to pay $100,000 in a settlement to a former doctor who alleged age discrimination following a 2014 demotion.
SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
In a Belmont County pedestrian-driver dispute, an appeals court returned to the trial court the case of a pizza delivery man who was struck by a van as he crossed a street to get into his car.
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
After his election last week, Clermont County Probate/Juvenile Court Judge James A. Shriver will begin a two-year term as chair of the Ohio Judicial Conference on Oct. 1.
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
Ohio Supreme Court Justice Judith Ann Lanzinger today received the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education (OCLRE) Founders’ Award for her significant contributions to the ideals and development of law-related education.
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
In the wake of continued fentanyl-related overdose deaths around the state, Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor today urged courts and probation departments statewide to screen for fentanyl use among offenders under their supervision.
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
Justices Uphold Conviction of Teacher Who Showed Students ABCs of Death – Columbus Dispatch
Butler, Warren Courts Find Success with Payment Plan Programs – Hamilton Journal-News
Court Denies Daniel Tighe’s Appeal for 2013 Double Murder – Akron Beacon Journal
The Exoneree Band Is Free to Rock, and Rightly So – New York Times