OCTOBER 20, 2016
A probate court may consider a couple’s request to adopt a minor with the mother’s consent after a juvenile court has granted temporary custody to a county children services agency that placed the child with an out-of-state relative, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.
OCTOBER 19, 2016
The 286 days a juvenile offender served in confinement before reaching a plea agreement must be credited toward his two-year commitment to a juvenile detention facility, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.
OCTOBER 18, 2016
The Ohio Supreme Court today suspended a central Ohio attorney for two years after he was convicted of sexual battery in March 2015.
OCTOBER 19, 2016
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced the 2017 schedule of seminars for judicial candidates. The 2017 schedule includes three live seminars and two video replays.
OCTOBER 14, 2016
Profiles of judicial candidates for county court seats have been added to the Judicial Votes Count website (http://www.judicialvotescount.org).
OCTOBER 11, 2016
In December, Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor will attend her first meeting of a national committee that studies the interplay of issues between federal and state courts and advises the policy-making body for the federal judiciary.
OCTOBER 6, 2016
The Ohio Supreme Court today announced the availability of a bench card regarding sealing criminal records and the proper steps to take to waive fees for those who can’t afford to pay them.
OCTOBER 24, 2016
David Isaacs murder trial delayed as court officials await Supreme Court ruling – New Philadelphia Times-Reporter
Bosel, Chetock vie for recorder position – East Liverpool Review
Attorney rules for delivering funds to clients clarified in recommendations – Columbus Daily Reporter
Springfield firefighter ineligible for crime victim compensation – Akron Legal News
‘An ideal tragedy’ – Highland County Press Justice Pfeifer column