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FEBRUARY 12, 2016

Court Technology Grant Deadline Reminder

The deadline for Ohio courts to apply for grant money through the Ohio Supreme Court’s technology initiative is about a month away.

FEBRUARY 5, 2016

February Disciplinary Hearings Announced

The Ohio Supreme Court’s Board of Professional Conduct today announced the disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct that are scheduled this month.

FEBRUARY 4, 2016

Regional Courses Offered to Juvenile Courts to Enhance Abuse and Neglect Case Management

Ohio juvenile courts are being invited to assemble teams to attend a regional abuse, neglect, and dependency (AND) caseflow management course.

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FEBRUARY 12, 2016

Court of Claims: Family of Man Whose Airway Was Ignited by Laser Receives $800,000 in Medical Negligence Case

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center has agreed to an $800,000 settlement with the family of Charles E. Cooper, who died four years after a laser surgical procedure in his throat caused a fire.

FEBRUARY 11, 2016

Sale of State Prison Constitutional

The sale of a state prison to a private corporation did not violate the Ohio Constitution, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.

FEBRUARY 10, 2016

Court Clarifies Standards for Admitting Blood Test Evidence in OVI Cases

The state must substantially comply with Ohio Department of Health regulations requiring refrigeration of blood in a prosecution for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol (OVI), the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.

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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" underneathHere is a look at upcoming Ohio Supreme Court events and important moments in history for the week of Feb. 8, 2016.

FEBRUARY 3, 2016

Top National State Court Leadership Associations Launch National Task Force on Fines, Fees and Bail Practices

The country’s two national state court leadership associations have formed a National Task Force on Fines, Fees and Bail Practices to address the ongoing impact that court fines and fees and bail practices have on communities – especially the economically disadvantaged – across the United States.

JANUARY 29, 2016

Lima Municipal Court Vacancy Filled

David A. Rodabaugh, a former Lima law director, will join Judge Tammy K. Hursh on the city’s municipal court on Feb. 18 after his appointment by Gov. John R. Kasich on Jan. 28 to fill a vacancy.

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FEBRUARY 12, 2016

Court Technology Grant Deadline Reminder

The deadline for Ohio courts to apply for grant money through the Ohio Supreme Court’s technology initiative is about a month away.

FEBRUARY 5, 2016

February Disciplinary Hearings Announced

The Ohio Supreme Court’s Board of Professional Conduct today announced the disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct that are scheduled this month.

FEBRUARY 4, 2016

Regional Courses Offered to Juvenile Courts to Enhance Abuse and Neglect Case Management

Ohio juvenile courts are being invited to assemble teams to attend a regional abuse, neglect, and dependency (AND) caseflow management course.

MORE HAPPENING NOW »