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APRIL 23, 2014

Ohio Supreme Court’s Administrator Reflects on Career

Steve Hollon has overseen the administrative operations of the Ohio Supreme Court for the last 15 years.

APRIL 22, 2014

Seven Libyan Judges Learn About Ohio Supreme Court, American Legal System

For the first time, the Ohio Supreme Court today welcomed a delegation of judges from Libya in a visit designed for them to learn about the U.S. system of justice.

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APRIL 22, 2014

Death Sentence of Butler County Man Upheld

The Ohio Supreme Court today rejected the third death-penalty appeal of a Butler County man convicted of shooting and killing his ex-girlfriend in 1983.

Cincinnati Attorney Suspended

The Supreme Court of Ohio today suspended a Cincinnati attorney for two years for violating rules of professional conduct. The final 18 months of the suspension will be stayed if the attorney meets certain conditions.

APRIL 21, 2014

Student Hit by Bus Settles Suit with The Ohio State University

An Ohio State University student hit by an OSU-owned bus settled his personal injury suit with the school.

APRIL 17, 2014

Formal Request to Suppress Evidence Does Not Need Highly Detailed Statement of Facts and Law

The Supreme Court of Ohio today ordered a trial court to hold a hearing to consider a woman’s request to suppress evidence gathered by police during a traffic stop in North Ridgeville.

APRIL 16, 2014

Property Appraisal Amount Trumps Remote Sale Price When Setting Property Tax Values

When a property has been sold more than 24 months before the lien date in a reappraisal year, and the reappraisal does not use that sale price as the property value, the sale should not be presumed “recent” when determining the property’s value for that year, the Supreme Court of Ohio 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" underneathTake a look at upcoming Ohio Supreme Court events and announcements for the week of April 21, 2014.

APRIL 23, 2014

Governor Appoints Dressel to Kettering Municipal Court

Kettering Municipal Court Acting Judge Frederick W. Dressel will be able to remove the word “acting” before his title on May 19, after his appointment to the court’s vacancy Tuesday by Gov. John R. Kasich.

APRIL 22, 2014

Primary Election Features More Than 200 Judgeships on Ballot

Two weeks from today, Ohio voters will cast ballots for 217 judges in the May 6 primary election.

APRIL 15, 2014

Governor Appoints New Barberton Municipal Court Judge

Image of Todd M. McKenneyA former Summit County Court Common Pleas Judge will serve as the new Barberton Municipal Court judge starting April 21.

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APRIL 23, 2014

Ohio Supreme Court’s Administrator Reflects on Career

Steve Hollon has overseen the administrative operations of the Ohio Supreme Court for the last 15 years.

APRIL 22, 2014

Seven Libyan Judges Learn About Ohio Supreme Court, American Legal System

For the first time, the Ohio Supreme Court today welcomed a delegation of judges from Libya in a visit designed for them to learn about the U.S. system of justice.

MORE HAPPENING NOW »