APRIL 24, 2017
The Ohio Supreme Court will consider whether a Cleveland woman who was sexually assaulted by a taxi driver could be released “unharmed,” which would warrant a lesser kidnapping offense for the driver.
APRIL 19, 2017
Ohio law requires a claim against an estate to be filed on time and in writing to the estate’s executor or administrator.
APRIL 18, 2017
If a criminal defendant gets a harsher sentence than one offered in a plea bargain, any allegation that the judge imposed the sentence as a “trial tax” must be supported with evidence that clearly and convincingly demonstrates the judge acted vindictively, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.
APRIL 14, 2017
The Ohio Department of Transportation will pay a Michigan contractor $800,000 to settle a dispute over delays and cost overruns related to the painting of the Craig Street Memorial Bridge in Toledo. The Ohio Court of Claims approved the settlement on April 3.
APRIL 24, 2017
Gov. John R. Kasich appointed Alan D. Hackenberg on April 21 to serve as a judge on the Findlay Municipal Court.
APRIL 20, 2017
Gov. John R. Kasich appointed a Fulton County assistant prosecutor on April 19 to a vacancy on the Fulton County Court Western District.
APRIL 17, 2017
Ohio trial courts have a new resource to turn to when confronted with high-profile cases.
APRIL 12, 2017
Vandalia attorney Erik Blaine will become the newest Montgomery County Common Pleas Court judge on May 18 after his appointment on April 11 by Gov. John R. Kasich.
APRIL 4, 2017
Two district appeals court judges served in a temporary capacity this week on the Ohio Supreme Court. One of the two judges heard oral arguments at the Supreme Court for the first time.
APRIL 28, 2017
Supreme Court weighs in on DP&L case – Dayton Daily News
Judge Crawford removed from former State Rep. Kraus’ case – Toledo Blade
Appeals court bans Cleveland gun registry, regulations – Cleveland Plain Dealer
New Montgomery County judge to be sworn in – Dayton Daily News
Niles judicial hopefuls would boost fees, fines – Warren Tribune Chronicle
Cleveland traffic law snag led to 63 improper jail sentences, nearly $72K in fines – Cleveland Plain Dealer
Some Cuyahoga County municipal courts bluff about their payment plans – Cleveland Plain Dealer
East Cleveland, Cleveland Heights among top 15 courts in Ohio to issue most license suspensions – Cleveland Plain Dealer